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Explore our comprehensive true crime archive, from little-known murder cases to history’s most infamous serial killers.

BREAKING: New DNA Evidence Identifies Jack the Ripper Suspect

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

by John Freund

The West Memphis Three: Where Are They Now?

In 1994, three young men were convicted of a grisly murder. But then the questions began.

by Audrey Webster

15 Notorious Female Serial Killers

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

by Steven Casale

The Terrifying Truth About Serial Killer Belle Gunness

Workers turned their attention to the hog pen, where they unearthed a grisly scene...

by Matthew Thompson

The Unsolved Vigilante Murder of Ken McElroy

Decades later, the question remains: Who pulled the trigger?

by Orrin Grey

Burke and Hare: The Anatomy Murderers of Edinburgh

They lured people to their deaths, then sold the cadavers to medical schools.

by Orrin Grey

Theresa Knorr: The Mother Who Burned Her Daughter Alive

In the 1980s, Theresa Knorr brutally murdered her two daughters—with the help of her sons.

by The Lineup Staff

[CLOSED] Win a Trip to CrimeCon 2019 in New Orleans!

Here's your chance to score the ultimate true crime getaway. 

by The Lineup Staff

22 Most Horrifying Serial Killer Books 

Get ready to see the darkest side of humanity.

by MacKenzie Stuart

19+ True Crime Podcasts to Fuel Your Inner Sleuth

Are you a true crime obsessive? We've got you covered.

by Catherine Phelan

The Harrowing Case of Rodney Alcala, the Dating Game Killer

Bachelor #1 was handsome and charming—but offstage he led a double life as a sadistic serial killer.

by MacKenzie Stuart

Ivan Milat, the Australian Backpacker Murderer

Authorities knew they had a serial killer on their hands.

by Catherine Phelan

Without a Trace: What Happened to Brian Shaffer?

He walked into a pub and was never seen again.

by Orrin Grey

A Killer Revealed: Inside the Twisted Mind of Arthur Shawcross

The subject of Interview with a Serial Killer—streaming on Netflix now—speaks out in his own chilling words.

by Orrin Grey

Murder Comes to New York City With the Death Becomes Us Festival

The true crime festival sensation is making its way up the east coast.

by Catherine Phelan

The Unsolved Keddie Murders of California

In 1981, a cabin in the woods played host to a brutal family murder.

by Orrin Grey

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