Peterson Case

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Peterson Case
Paula Rose
CJA/215
December 13, 2012
Mia Bush

Peterson Case
Explained is what occurred in the case, what the charges were, and the conviction of “Scott Peterson.” Details of the crime, the five items the jury used to convict him, and every fact in the case.

“Scott Peterson” was a former fertilizer salesman, sometimes referred to as the “beach bodies’ killer.” Peterson reported that his wife Laci was missing from her home on Christmas Eve, he claimed he went fishing at the “Berkeley Marina” and when he came home could not find Laci. Laci prevailed expecting a child in a month was to exist called Connor, when she went missing from walking her dog. This tragedy captivated the nation newspaper and television stations and Scott conduct broadcast conference, he acquired reinforcement through both families and his neighborhood of “Modesto, California.” Peterson exists as the prime suspect in the disappearance of his wife Laci, on December 24, 2002, facts surfaced of numerous affairs with a massage therapist “Amber Frey.” Hundreds of police officers and volunteers searched parks and rural areas for any clues about the whereabouts of Laci. Police officer obtained a search warrant on December 26, 2002, where the officer searched the Peterson house and the boat. Police officer released pictures of Scott boat and pick-up truck and asked people, who saw Scott in “Berkeley,” to please come forward. Scott had taken out a $250,000 life insurance policy, dies his hair and mustache, and sold Laci car. The search of the house found Scott clothes he wore the day of Laci disappearance in the washing machine. Search of the boat, police found a homemade anchor, made from cement in a bucket with a hook attached. Police also found spilled cement in the warehouse where Scott used to work and where the boat existed stored. April 13, 2003, remnants from the unborn child exist found in the “San Francisco Bay” in “Richmond Point Isabel Regional Shoreline,” just a...
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