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Most Wanted Reading List: 10 Myths About Serial Killers

Criminologist Scott Bonn knows his way around the mind of a serial killer – and he's sharing his secrets.

by The Lineup Staff

The Villisca Axe Murders

On a quiet summer night in Iowa, eight people were bludgeoned to death while they slept in their beds.

by The Lineup Staff

Murder in the Big Apple: Elma Sands and The Manhattan Well Mystery

Beneath the streets of New York's trendiest neighborhood is the scene of a 200-year-old unsolved murder.

by The Lineup Staff

Dumbest Criminal of 2014

Minnesota thief Nicholas Wig accidentally left photos of himself at two crime scenes in the same day.

by The Lineup Staff

Weirdest Crime News of 2014

Scan the strangest headlines from January through December with our year-end review of crazy crime news from around the globe.

by The Lineup Staff

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