True Crime

Till Death: Why Pamela Smart Is the Only One Still in Prison for Her Husband's Murder

Pamela Smart remains in prison and continues to insist she didn't coerce anyone into killing her husband—unlike the plot of the 1995 film To Die For, which was inspired by her case.

September 12, 2021

The History-Scarring True Events Behind Impeachment: American Crime Story

Impeachment takes on the confluence of scandals that almost brought down Bill Clinton's presidency and turned judging Monica Lewinsky into a national pastime.

September 11, 2021

Peacock's Terrifying The Toolbox Killer Trailer Will Give You Chills

It's the start of spooky season! Peacock true crime documentary special The Toolbox Killer premieres Sept. 23, and we're already having nightmares about this sadistic story. See the trailer.

September 8, 2021

The Terrifying True Crimes That Inspired American Horror Story's Most Haunting Moments

Read on to learn about the serial killers, ghosts and haunted sites that inspired Ryan Murphy's American Horror Story.

September 5, 2021

Chad Daybell’s Children Reveal Why They Believe He’s Innocent of Killing Lori Vallow’s Kids

Chad Daybell’s five children are standing by their dad after he was charged with murdering three. One daughter believes he was “framed,” while his son said “there’s still love” amongst them.

September 1, 2021


In Ice Cold Blood First Look: A Toddler Finds His Grandparents Murdered & More Shocking Cases

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit star Ice-T returns to Oxygen to take on shocking real-life murder mysteries as season three of the docuseries In Ice Cold Blood returns Sept. 12.

August 30, 2021


See Chad Michael Murray Go Full Ted Bundy for a Bone-Chilling New Role

In this exclusive sneak peek from Ted Bundy: American Boogeyman, which premieres on US VOD Sept. 3, serial killer Ted (Chad Michael Murray) attacks one of his many victims.

August 27, 2021

Monster in the Shadows: Inside the Beyond-Shocking Aftermath of Brittney Wood's Disappearance

Peacock's three-part series Monster in the Shadows delves into Brittney Wood's 2012 disappearance and the unspeakable family secret it brought to light.

August 26, 2021

"Only Murders in the Building" Selena Meets Her Neighbors

Selena Gomez, Steve Martin and Martin Short star in Hulu's "Only Murders in the Building" as neighbors Charles, Oliver & Mabel. Watch them bond over true crime!

August 26, 2021

The Truth About Jonestown and What All Cults Have in Common

From Charles Manson to Jim Jones to NXIVM founder Keith Raniere, cults begin—and usually end—with the unmitigated hubris of a charismatic leader.

August 22, 2021

Think Nine Perfect Strangers Is Creepy? Get In the Cult-y Mood With These Other Horrifying Shows

Hulu's Nine Perfect Strangers isn't the first intoxicating portrayal of a charismatic leader with questionable motives on TV. Find out which other shows to binge for the cult-obsessed.

August 21, 2021


Up and Vanished Is Back With a New Mystery: Watch the First Trailer for Season 3

Watch the chilling trailer for Up and Vanished's highly anticipated third season and get exclusive details on the hit podcast's new missing person's case.

August 20, 2021

What Secrets Will Netflix Reveal About Bob Ross? Mysterious Teaser Promises an Untold Story

In a 35-second teaser, Netflix promised to reveal more about the elusive painter Bob Ross, who is the subject of the upcoming documentary Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed.

August 17, 2021


Aaron Hernandez's Double Life: Inside the Aftermath of His Suicide and the Questions Left Unanswered

Ryan Murphy's upcoming FX series American Sports Story will explore the downfall of the former New England Patriots star, whose life ended in a prison cell.

August 13, 2021

See How the Cast of Dr. Death Compares to the Real-Life Characters in the Chilling True Story

Dr. Death, now streaming on Peacock, stars Joshua Jackson as a sociopathic surgeon and Christian Slater and Alec Baldwin as the doctors who blew the whistle on his reckless conduct.

August 13, 2021


John Wayne Gacy Survivor Details Abuse in Harrowing Invisible Monsters Sneak Peek

In an exclusive clip from A&E's Invisible Monsters: Serial Killers in America event, a sexual abuse survivor opens up for the first time about the pain he says he suffered at the hands of Gacy.

August 13, 2021

The Unraveling of Chris Watts Before He Murdered His Family

Chris Watts killed his pregnant wife Shanann and their two daughters three years ago, a still-shocking crime that shattered those who thought they knew the picture-perfect young family.

August 13, 2021

Stillwater Director Says Amanda Knox's Comments Seem "Very Removed" From Actual Film

Stillwater director and co-writer Tom McCarthy reiterated that the film is a work of fiction, while stating he "deeply" empathizes with Amanda Knox's experience.

August 7, 2021

Why the Murder of JonBenét Ramsey Became a National Obsession

Aside from the fact that no one may ever know who killed 6-year-old JonBenét Ramsey, who would be turning 31 Aug. 6, the crime that transfixed a nation had every element to ensure endless fascination.

August 6, 2021