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10 Most Depraved Serial Killers of All Time Ranked by Their Number of Victims

From the Beast of Colombia to the Butcher of Rostov, these real-life nightmares have killed dozens of people.

Madame Delphine Lalaurie: The Most Evil Woman in New Orleans

The secret locked in her mansion attic was so vile, it inspired centuries of ghost stories, crime books, and even a character on American Horror Story.

15 Notorious Female Serial Killers

The twisted tales of these female serial killers are downright chilling.

John Billington: The Mayflower Pilgrim Who Was Executed for Murder

In 1620, pilgrim John Billington crossed the Atlantic Ocean to become the first convicted murderer of the Plymouth colony.

Trick or Treat: 6 Creepy Halloween Urban Legends

These freaky urban legends will have you staying in on All Hallows' Eve.

6 Twisted British Serial Killers

From the Suffolk Strangler to Jack the Ripper, these British serial killers left a grisly trail of death in their wake.

America’s First Mystery: The Lost Colony of Roanoke

In 1587, a group of men, women, and children settled on Roanoke Island ... only to vanish without a trace three years later.

A Butcher Stalks the Streets: The Grisly Case of the Cleveland Torso Murderer

In the 1930s, a brutal killer stalked the streets of Cleveland, gutting and beheading his victims. Decades later, the butcher's identity remains a mystery.

The Mysterious Disappearance of the Beaumont Children

Three children left for a sunny day at a south Australian beach and were never heard from again.

Belle Gunness: The Black Widow of the Midwest Who Lured Numerous Victims to Their Deaths

Belle Gunness lured numerous suitors to her Indiana murder farm, where she killed them in cold blood and dumped their bodies in a hog pen.

Unknown Patient 44170: The Bizarre Case of Bruneri-Canella

Giulia Canella swore the photo depicted her long lost husband. Was it really him?

The Bloody History of Lake Shawnee Amusement Park

When the park opened in the 1920s, its owner knew nothing of its bloody past.

Bad Voyage: 6 Most Deadly Islands in the World

Here there be dragons ... and crocs, and snakes, and murderers.

Everlasting Slumber: The Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo

Beneath the bustling streets of Palermo is a massive monument to the dead where over 8,000 corpses line the catacomb walls.

The Disappearance of Charley Ross

In 1874, little Charley Ross followed two strangers into a buggy and vanished from the streets of Philadelphia, never to be seen again.

5 Urban Legends That Will Terrify You

These creepy urban legends will have you double-locking your doors and sleeping with the lights on.

The Ghosts of New York: 5 Boroughs, 5 Hauntings

Get to know Gotham’s greatest ghosts, borough by borough.

The Mysterious Faces of Bélmez

Deep in the heart of southern Spain, eerie faces have appeared on the kitchen floor of one family’s home.

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