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Charles Cullen: The killer nurse with an estimated 400 victims
Charles Cullen worked at numerous hospitals in the New Jersey area while his killing spree went largely unnoticed.
True crime anniversaries in December
From the murder of headmaster Philip Lawrence to the Lockerbie bombing, here are the major crimes that took place in December
Lockerbie bombing: The investigation into Europe's deadliest terror attack
11 died on the ground, together with all 259 passengers and crew onboard Pan Am Flight 103 when a bomb detonated in the luggage hold
Dee Dee Blanchard was murdered after faking her daughter's illnesses
Dee Dee Blanchard pretended her daughter suffered from numerous medical conditions in order to elicit sympathy and support from the community
How homophobia allowed these serial killers to carry on killing
Many of Dennis Nilsen's victims were homosexual, runaways, homeless, and involved with sex work – in other words, marginalised by society
Israel Keyes: The methodical serial killer
Israel Keyes went to extraordinary length to indulge his passion for murder
Elizabeth Holmes: The rise and fall of a Silicon Valley icon
Her company, Theranos, proposed blood tests that purportedly necessitated just a finger prick, boasting the capability to provide results for up to 30 tests within a matter of hours
Cameron Herrin: Social media 'fans' defend man charged with vehicular homicide
Cameron Herrin struck a young mother and her daughter while he was illegally drag racing his friend at more than 100mph
Abducted by her teacher: The story of Elizabeth Thomas' disappearance
Tad Cummins groomed and kidnapped Elizabeth Thomas, his 15-year-old student, and went on the run for 36 days
The biggest scandals in Miss America history
Miss America is the largest and most well-known of all the beauty pageants, but it has been racked with scandal and controversy, including allegations of misogyny, racism, bullying and fixing
6 terrifying facts about the Green River Killer
When police had trouble locating the Green River Killer, they sought Ted Bundy’s help while he was in a Florida prison
Ending gender-based violence: The International Day For the Elimination of Violence Against Women 2023
The day is held on the anniversary of the murders of the Mirabal Sisters, human rights activists from the Dominican Republic
Was Dr Crippen wrongly executed for his wife's murder?
There are enough holes in the story to warrant a thorough re-examination of the Crippen case but numerous requests to do so have been ignored
Iguala Kidnappings: The strange disappearance of 43 Mexican students
A testimony from a cartel member claims that several of the students were taken to an unidentified house, where they were killed and dismembered
The Bali suitcase murder: Heather Mack killed her mother on a luxury trip
At the police station, detectives unzipped the suitcase, revealing the lifeless, blood-stained body of a woman.
Five international serial killers you may not have heard of
Lurking behind the names of these infamous killers are lesser-known serial killers who did not receive the same degree of media coverage
A true crime podcast host recommends true crime podcasts for dark winter nights
From #DEAD2ME: The Interviews to 'In the Dark', here are some of the most engrossing true crime podcasts for when the nights draw in
Built for death: 3 murders who used 'kill rooms'
In true crime we can find a certain kind of killer - the types of individuals who turn their living spaces into torture chambers and kill rooms
3 murder investigations derailed by police errors
Peter utcliffe evaded arrest even after he had been interviewed nine times during what became the biggest police manhunt at the time
4 scammers who used social media to make themselves rich
Criminals can use social media to scam their victims without ever needing to meet them
Cocaine Grandmother: The life of Griselda Blanco
Griselda Blanco's drug distribution network grew to immense proportions and raked in enough to make her a billionaire
What is El Chapo's net worth?
Guzmán is thought to have handled more than 600,000kg of cocaine and 200kg of heroin during his 30 years as leader of the Sinaloa Cartel
Crime + Investigation Play - What to watch in November 2023
From Secrets of Miss America to Murder in the Goldfields, here are some of the top new shows coming to Crime + Investigation Play
True crime anniversaries in November
From the unsolved murder of Lindsay Jo Rimer to six-ear-old Rikki Neave being killed, these are some of the most infamous crimes that took place in October
The Ken and Barbie Killers: Canada's deadly serial killer couple
Karla Homolka and Paul Bernardo shocked the nation with the murders of three teenagers during the early 1990s
Brian Draper and Torey Adamcik: The real 'Scream' killers
Two high school students in Idaho desired to emulate the killings committed in the 1996 horror film 'Scream'
Trick or treat: Keeping safe this Halloween
Halloween can be a scary time of year. And not just because of the terrifying costumes, spooky tales or fright-filled horror films on TV
South Korea's most prolific serial killers
From Yoo Young-chul to Jeong Du-yeong, these are South Korea's deadliest serial killers of all time
6 killers who were inspired by horror films
Jake Evans claimed he was motivated to kill his mother and sister after seeing the 2007 'Halloween' remake three times in one week
What's coming up on 'America's Dirty Secrets Season'
The three shows lift the lid on some of America’s best-known entertainment institutions to reveal their deepest, darkest secrets
Show Notes: 'Rattled & Shook' podcast Q&A
There are hundreds of true crime podcasts available across every platform, so this is your chance to meet the people behind the microphones and discover your next favourite listen.
3 killers who met their victims on dating apps
Stephen Port used profile pictures that were either immensely flattering or completely fake to trick his victims onto meeting him
A true crime podcast host recommends shows to match your Halloween vibe
From mysterious disappearances to unsolved murders, here are some true crime podcasts perfect for setting the eerie mood this Halloween season.
What's coming up on '#DEAD2ME: The Interviews'
The companion podcast is hosted by criminologist Dr Honor Doro Townshend who speaks in greater detail to some of those affected and who witnessed the tragic events unfolding
The Cleft Chin Murder: London's 'Bonnie and Clyde' copycats
The couple spent six days travelling around together and indulging in a series of vicious crimes, including kidnap and murder
How to spot a con artist
All of these scams are brilliantly designed to prey on mental failings or weaknesses which all human beings have