The Dahmer video archive: First reports and crime scene

CREATED Jul. 16, 2011

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  • See coverage of the first reports about the Jeffrey Dahmer murders, including the gathering of evidence at his apartment, as it aired on TODAY'S TMJ4. Video by

  • See raw video from the crime scene as evidence was gathered in July of 1991. WARNING: Graphic content. Video by


MILWAUKEE - On July 22, 1991, Milwaukee Police arrested Jeffrey Dahmer after a man was able to escape his apartment on Milwaukee's near west side and reach a police car.

The man directed police to his apartment.

That's when officers began to discover the horror of what Dahmer had been doing, finding remains of 11 victims.

Click on the video links at the left to see raw TODAY'S TMJ4 video of that crime scene and a report on his arrest.

WARNING: Graphic content.