John Freund

John Freund has been a true crime obsessive since before it was cool. He used to keep friends in on Saturday nights to watch 48 Hours Mystery, and his favorite documentary of all time is The Impostor (extra points if you’ve seen it). John is thrilled to be leveraging his writing and editorial abilities to help lead the #1 true crime website in the world.  

Helter Skelter: A Look Inside the Manson Family Murders

The brutal murder of Sharon Tate and other socialites foreshadowed the end of hippie culture.

How H. H. Holmes Became America's Most Prolific Serial Killer

Up to 200 victims may have died at his 1890's Chicago "Murder Castle."

Meet Gao Chengyong: The Chinese Jack the Ripper

China's Jack the Ripper is an eerie echo of the original. 

BREAKING: New DNA Evidence Identifies Jack the Ripper Suspect

After more than 130 years, the Ripper's identity may have finally been revealed. 

[CLOSED] Unsolved Murders: Win a Copy of a Compelling True Crime Compendium

5 lucky winners will receive a book that guarantees many sleepless nights.

10 Wild Tales of Feral Children

These wild children were forced to fend for themselves in ways that often left them far outside the bounds of society.

Jodie Lynn Myers: The Macabre Case of the Corpse Bride

He was going to marry her, dead or alive.