True Crime Week


How Toni Collette Honors Kathleen Peterson in The Staircase

Toni Collette shared how The Staircase put Kathleen Peterson at the center of this true-crime tale, 20 years after she died in her North Carolina home.

May 5, 2022

Why The Tinder Swindler’s Cecilie Says She "Feels Sorry" For Alleged Con Man After Netflix Film

After Netflix dropped The Tinder Swindler, stars Cecilie Schrøder Fjellhøy and Pernilla Sjoholm shared how they feel about the alleged scam artist these days.

February 12, 2022

How Renée Zellweger Is Preparing to Play "Diabolical" Killer Pam Hupp in New True Crime TV Series

Renée Zellweger opened up about her true crime obsession as she preps to play convicted murderer Pam Hupp in NBC's The Thing About Pam. Get her take on the twisted real-life murder.

October 1, 2021


Invisible Monsters: Serial Killers in America Explores How Notorious Criminals Evaded Capture

In A&E's three-part series Invisible Monsters: Serial Killers in America, survivors, family members and psychologists discuss the crimes of Bundy, Gacy, Dahmer, BTK and the Green River Killer.

June 24, 2021

Influencer Katie Sorensen Charged After Falsely Reporting Kidnapping

Mom influencer Katie Sorensen is facing two misdemeanor charges of giving police false information after accusing a Latino couple of trying to kidnap her two children last December.

May 3, 2021

Harrison Ford Will Star in Scripted Version of True Crime Hit The Staircase

A scripted take on The Staircase would be Harrison Ford's first series regular TV role

November 21, 2019

Sinister Phone Calls, a Homemade Curtain and a Parent's Worst Nightmare: The Unsolved Killing of Amy Mihaljevic

The 10-year-old was abducted at a local mall after being lured there by a still unknown predator

December 30, 2018

The Shocking True Story of Up and Vanished: How an Arm-Chair Detective Solved a 12-Year Old Cold Case

100 million downloads later, Payne Lindsey's hit true crime podcast is airing as a TV special on Oxygen this Sunday

November 17, 2018

Marrying a Murderer: The Women Who Fall in Love With Men Behind Bars

Steven Avery is far from the first prison inmate to find love with a woman on the outside as Ted Bundy, Erik and Lyle Menendez and others wed after being convicted

October 24, 2018


Why Elizabeth Smart’s Lifetime Movie Couldn't Have Happened at a More Relevant Time

Exclusive: Elizabeth Smart shares her message to survivors and victims of abuse ahead of the premiere of I Am Elizabeth Smart, Lifetime's movie detailing her 2002 abduction

November 17, 2017


Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders' Edie Falco Is Already Prepared to Say Goodbye to That Wig

Exclusive: Edie Falco, Heather Graham and more of Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders

September 27, 2017

Will One of These New Fall Shows Become Your Next True Crime TV Obsession?

From Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders to Netflix's latest miniseries, here's you guide to all the true crime TV shows and movies premiering this fall

September 26, 2017

Inside the Jailhouse Life of 10 Infamous Criminals

Get to know what life is like behind bars

September 21, 2017


Inside Ryan Murphy's Secretive—and Totally Unstoppable—True Crime Empire

How the director became the go-to expert for fictionalized true crime.

July 20, 2017

TV's Best and Most Killer True Crime Transformations

Get an eyeful of the most shocking TV transformations during E! News' True Crime Week

July 20, 2017

True Crime Week: Everything We Know About O.J. Simpson's Possible Release From Prison

Watch the E! News clip for the latest true crime scoop

July 20, 2017

What Happened in Vegas: Why O.J. Simpson Is Likely to Go Free After 9 Years in Prison

Behind bars for armed robbery after being acquitted of murder, a look at the legalities and the emotions still raging ahead of the disgraced star's second parole hearing and first shot at getting out

July 19, 2017

True Crime Week: Where JonBenét Ramsey's Unsolved Murder Case Stands Today

Get the scoop on the latest theories about her death

July 19, 2017


What It's Really Like to Make a True Crime Show: Set Secrets and Real-Life Dangers

What it's really like to make a true crime series.

July 18, 2017

From JonBenét Ramsey's Murder to the Disappearance of Natalee Holloway: How Unsolved Crimes Become the Stuff of Obsession

The only thing more frenzy-inducing than revisiting an infamous crime is revisiting a cold case

August 16, 2017

The Reality for Celebrities Behind Bars: Still Famous but Just Trying to Make It Through the Day Like Any Inmate

From Martha Stewart's five-month stay at "Camp Cupcake" to Robert Downey Jr.'s year in state prison, how they

July 17, 2017