True Crime

Dive into our comprehensive true crime archive, from little-known murder cases and chilling unsolved slayings to history’s most infamous serial killers.

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."

The Brutal Case of BTK Serial Killer Dennis Rader

Bind, Torture, Kill: the mantra that haunted Kansas.

John du Pont: Where Murder Met the Mat

John du Pont: Where Murder Met the Mat

Discover the chilling truth behind Foxcatcher.

The Untold True Story of the Five Women Killed by Jack the Ripper 

Hallie Rubenhold retraces the footsteps of the five victims murdered by London’s infamous serial killer. 

Meet Gao Chengyong: The Chinese Jack the Ripper

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

John List: The Perfect Family Man Who Killed His Perfect Family

John Emil List planned the murders so carefully, he almost got away with it. In fact, it took 18 years to catch him.

BREAKING: New DNA Evidence Identifies Jack the Ripper Suspect

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

The West Memphis Three: Where Are They Now?

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

15 Notorious Female Serial Killers

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

The Terrifying Truth About Serial Killer Belle Gunness

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

The Unsolved Vigilante Murder of Ken McElroy

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

Burke and Hare: The Anatomy Murderers of Edinburgh

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

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19+ True Crime Podcasts to Fuel Your Inner Sleuth

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Rodney Alcala: The Dating Game Killer Who Appeared on a Gameshow in the Midst of His Murder Spree

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