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.

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

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

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.

Ivan Milat, the Australian Backpacker Murderer

Authorities knew they had a serial killer on their hands.

Without a Trace: What Happened to Brian Shaffer?

He walked into a pub and was never seen again.

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.

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.

The Unsolved Keddie Murders of California

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

Meet the Three People Who Helped Catch Ted Bundy

Bundy's girlfriend Elizabeth Kloepfer, along with two rookie cops, helped take down the serial killer.