Throughout history, there have been many women criminals who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female criminals such as Aileen Wuornos, Griselda Blanco, Ilse Koch, Jodi Arias, Karla Homolka.The women criminals featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Karla HomolkaKarla Homolka
04 May 1970, Canadian
Serial Killer
Aileen WuornosAileen Wuornos
29 February 1956, American
Serial killer

Lynette FrommeLynette Fromme
22 October 1948, American
woman who attempted to assassinate Gerald Ford.

Griselda BlancoGriselda Blanco
15 February 1943, Colombian
Drug Trafficker

Darlie RoutierDarlie Routier
04 January 1970, American

Yolanda SaldívarYolanda Saldívar
19 September 1960, American
Murder Convict
Susan AtkinsSusan Atkins
07 May 1948, American

Phoolan DeviPhoolan Devi
10 August 1963, Indian
Politician, Brigand

Patricia Dianne KrenwinkelPatricia Krenwinkel
03 December 1947, American
Assata ShakurAssata Shakur
16 July 1947, Cuban, American
Murder Convict

Susan SmithSusan Smith
26 September 1971, American
Mary Ann CottonMary Ann Cotton
31 October 1832, British
Serial Killer

Irma GreseIrma Grese
07 October 1923, German
Nazi Guard

Mary BellMary Bell
26 May 1957, British
Murder Convict

Anne BonnyAnne Bonny
08 March 1702, Irish, American
18th Century Pirate

Ilse Koch Ilse Koch
22 September 1906, German
Nazi Concentration Camp Overseer
Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
11 November 1901, German
Joseph Goebbels' Wife

Virginia HillVirginia Hill
26 August 1916, Austrian, American

Ching ShihChing Shih
1775 AD, Chinese
19th Century Pirate

Genene JonesGenene Jones
13 July 1950, American
Nurse Who Killed Several Infants
Ma BarkerMa Barker
08 October 1873, American
Matriarch of the Barker Family

Mary ReadMary Read
1685 AD, British
Leonarda CianciulliLeonarda Cianciulli
18 April 1894, Italian
Serial Killer

Karla Faye TuckerKarla Faye Tucker
18 November 1959, American
First woman to be executed in the US since 1984

Belle GunnessBelle Gunness
11 November 1859, Norwegian, American
Serial Killer
Beverley AllittBeverley Allitt
04 October 1968, British
Serial Killer

Caril Ann FugateCaril Ann Fugate
30 July 1943, American
Sara Jane MooreSara Jane Moore
15 February 1930, American
Woman Who Attempted to Assassinate US President

Amelia DyerAmelia Dyer
1837 AD, British
Serial Killer

Jane ToppanJane Toppan
31 March 1854, American
Serial killer
Julianna FarraitJulianna Farrait
 , Puerto Rican
Frank Lucas' Wife

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Belle StarrBelle Starr
05 February 1848, American
Theresa KnorrTheresa Knorr
12 March 1946, American

Zerelda MimmsZerelda Mimms
21 July 1845, American
Jesse James' Wife

Jodi AriasJodi Arias
09 July 1980, American

Samantha LewthwaiteSamantha Lewthwaite
05 December 1983, British
Suspected Terrorist
Anna DelveyAnna Delvey
1991 AD, Russian
Darya Nikolayevna SaltykovaDarya Nikolayevna Saltykova
11 March 1730, Russian
Serial Killer

Mirtha JungMirtha Jung
 , Cuban, American
Ex-wife of George Jung

Alyssa BustamanteAlyssa Bustamante
28 January 1994, American

Olga HepnarováOlga Hepnarová
30 June 1951, Czech
Martha BeckMartha Beck
06 May 1920, American
Serial Killer

Doris PayneDoris Payne
10 October 1930, American
Jewel Thief

Gypsy Rose BlanchardGypsy Rose Blanchard
27 July 1991, American

Elizabeth HolmesElizabeth Holmes
03 February 1984, American
Business Woman

Amy FisherAmy Fisher
21 August 1974, American
Pamela SmartPamela Smart
16 August 1967, American

Rosemary WestRosemary West
29 November 1953, British
Serial killer
Diane DownsDiane Downs
07 August 1955, American

Andrea YatesAndrea Yates
02 July 1964, American

Valerie SolanasValerie Solanas
09 April 1936, American
Ruth EllisRuth Ellis
09 October 1926, British, Welsh

Mary BrunnerMary Brunner
17 December 1943, American
Anna AndersonAnna Anderson
16 December 1896, Polish

Felicia PearsonFelicia Pearson
18 May 1980, American

Anne PerryAnne Perry
28 October 1938, British

Sandra GoodSandra Good
20 February 1944, American

Sada AbeSada Abe
28 May 1905, Japanese
Geisha, Criminal
Catherine ShareCatherine Share
10 December 1942, French

Vera RencziVera Renczi
1903 AD, Romanian
serial killer

Mary FrithMary Frith
1584 AD, British

Lizzie Andrew BordenLizzie Andrew Borden
19 July 1860, American