True Crime


To Hell and Back: The Impossible Resilience of Elizabeth Smart

Now an author, activist and mother of three, Elizabeth Smart's journey after being kidnapped from her bedroom at 14 and held captive for nine months made her a symbol of hope.

4 days ago


Tory Lanez Pleads Not Guilty in Megan Thee Stallion Shooting Case

Tory Lanez has pleaded not guilty to charges related to the shooting of his former friend and rapper Megan Thee Stallion in July. Find out more about the case.

November 18, 2020

Inside the Very Personal Mystery at the Heart of Murder on Middle Beach

Madison Hamburg investigates his own mother's unsolved 2010 murder in the four-part series Murder on Middle Beach, premiering Nov. 15 on HBO.

November 15, 2020

Finding Jane Carver's Killer: The Wild Case Kicking Off The Real Murders of Orange County

A murder-for-hire-gone-wrong in the elite enclave that's borne so much reality-TV fruit kicks off Oxygen's new series on Sunday, Nov. 8.

November 8, 2020

Why Netflix's Carmel: Who Killed María Marta? Will Be the Latest True Crime Series to Hook You

Netflix's Carmel: Who Killed María Marta? explores the 2002 murder of Argentinian sociologist María Marta García Belsunce, whose death was hastily ruled an accident at first.

November 5, 2020

Finished Unsolved Mysteries Volume 2? 6 More Cold Cases to Keep You Up at Night

Netflix's release of Unsolved Mysteries volume 2 came just in time for the Halloween season, but what if you’ve already binged it? Have no fear, true crime buffs. Our recommendations are below.

October 31, 2020


Keith Raniere and NXIVM: Everything You Need to Know About His Crimes and the Trial That Brought Him Down

NXIVM co-founder Keith Raniere has been sentenced to 120 years in prison for sex trafficking and other charges after using his self-help organization to recruit women into a sorority of sex slaves.

October 27, 2020

Keith Raniere Calls NXIVM Scandal a "Horrible Tragedy" in First Prison Interview

Alleged cult leader Keith Raniere spoke to NBC Nightly News about his role in NXIVM's downfall ahead of his Oct. 27 sentencing.

October 24, 2020

Scott Peterson Case: Prosecutors Will Seek Death Penalty in Re-Sentencing

Scott Peterson's fate hangs in the balance after the Stanislaus District Attorney's Office announced their intention to retry the death penalty in the re-sentencing phase.

October 24, 2020


Oxygen's The Case Died With Her First Look: Dive Into the Tragic Case of Emilie Morris

In this exclusive first look, hear the harrowing details about the tragic case of Emilie Morris.

October 23, 2020


True Crime Fanatic? Watch the Hair-Raising Trailer For Quibi’s Murder Unboxed

Quibi's Murder Unboxed follows eight real-life murder cases each presented through random items of evidence that are crucial to the story. Watch the trailer here.

October 19, 2020

Home Improvement Star Zachery Ty Bryan Arrested for Allegedly Strangling His Girlfriend

Actor Zachery Ty Bryan faces charges of "strangulation, assault in the fourth degree and interfering with making a report," E! News can confirm.

October 17, 2020


Ex Angels Employee Charged in Connection to Overdose Death of Baseball Star Tyler Skaggs

Former Angels Director of Communications Eric Prescott Kay is indicted on one charge of conspiracy to distribute fentanyl in connection to death of pitcher Tyler Skaggs.

October 16, 2020

Scott Peterson's Murder Convictions of Laci Peterson and Unborn Son to Be Re-Examined

Scott Peterson's murder convictions of wife Laci Peterson and unborn son, Conner, may be overturned after the California Supreme Court ordered a re-examination of Peterson's 2004 trial.

October 15, 2020


Snapped Will Mark Its 500th Episode With an Epic Two-Week True Crime Experience

Oxygen's true-crime series Snapped is hitting the 500-episode milestone! Find out how the show, which profiles the cases of women accused of murder, is marking the occasion below.

October 13, 2020

Former MLB Star Charles Haeger Found Dead After Being Suspected Of Killing His Ex-Girlfriend

Former MLB pitcher Charles Haeger was found dead on Saturday, Oct. 3, just one day after he was suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend.

October 4, 2020

Everything We Learned About the Chris Watts' Triple-Murder Case in Netflix's Bombshell Documentary

American Murder: The Family Next Door offered insight into the disappearance of Shanann Watts and her two young daughters entirely through archival footage and social media posts.

October 3, 2020

"Absolutely 100 Percent Not Guilty": 25 Bizarre Things You Forgot About the O.J. Simpson Murder Trial

It's been 25 years since O.J. Simpson was acquitted of the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman.

October 3, 2020

See Shanann Watts' Love Letters to Husband Chris Before Her Murder in Shocking Netflix Documentary

In a sneak preview of American Murder: The Family Next Door, viewers see letters and text messages that shed light on Shanann Watts’ relationship with Chris Watts.

September 29, 2020

NFL Legend Joe Montana Gives Family Update After Attempted Kidnapping Of 9-Month-Old Grandchild

"Thank you to everyone who has reached out. Scary situation, but thankful that everybody is doing well," Joe Montana wrote on Twitter.

September 27, 2020

Why Jeffrey MacDonald's Murder Conviction for Killing His Family Is Still Being Debated

In 1970, army surgeon Jeffrey MacDonald insisted that drug-addled hippies murdered his wife and kids, but authorities didn't buy it. FX's A Wilderness of Error probes the complicated story.

September 25, 2020


Watch the Exclusive First Look at Oxygen's The Real Murders of Orange County

Take a closer look at the haunting crimes featured in the exclusive trailer for Oxygen's new true crime series, The Real Murders of Orange County.

September 18, 2020