New York Times Bestselling Author Steve Hodel

Archive for April 2010

Yellow Brick Road Leads Over The Hill And Through The Hollywoods To Grandfather's House

Q:  What did “The Munchkins”, Bugsy Siegel’s gun mall, Virginia Hill and my grandfather, Charles Eugene Harvey, all have in common? A:  In the 1930s-40s they all slept under the same roof  – The Vine Street Manor, 1814 N. Vine St., Hollywood  Munchkins Welcoming Dorothy to OZ                                       Virginia Hill                                        Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel                                                  Bugsy Siegel, Virginia Hill and…

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2010 Signature Link Further Connects Dr. George Hodel To Hollywood 1943 "White Gardenia Murder"

CBS “Suspense Theatre” Radio Show Is Inspiration for George Hodel’s murder of victim, Ora Murray, labeled by the press in 1943 as, “The White Gardenia Murder”  Sixty-seven years after the crime was committed, I believe I have found a signature link to the brutal murder of Mrs. Ora Murray, one of the eight “Category I  (definites) “L.A. Lone…

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1971 ARREST OF CHILD RAPIST/MURDERER, RODNEY ALCALA TO AIR ON ABC'S NIGHTLINE

After serving only two-years for the brutal rape and attempted murder of an 8-year-old child in Hollywood, a prison psychiatrist’s “expert” opinion that Rodney Alcala was “considerably improved” paved the way for his early release on parole in 1974. Alcala is now on trial for five DNA linked serial killings (1977-1979) committed after that 1974 release.  Investigation is pending on his…

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CBS-KCAL NEWS INTERVIEW RE. RODNEY ALCALA 1971 INVESTIGATION & ARREST

April 2, 2010 Los Angeles, Below is my video-taped interview with CBS KCAL Investigative Reporter, Stacey Butler describing the facts surrounding my investigation, arrest and extradition of Rodney James Alcala back in 1969-1971.  Click below for CBS-KCAL Stacey Butler, news interview:  (approx 3 minutes) http://www.videowired.com/video/754534333/   LAPD DETECTIVE SAY’S HE PURSUED ALCALA IN 1969 (4…

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