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Israel Keyes: The methodical serial killer
Israel Keyes went to extraordinary length to indulge his passion for murder
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
Why did Chris Watts murder his entire family?
Shanann Watts and her two daughters were reported missing by a friend, and it wasn't long until suspicion started to fall on her husband.
7 facts about Peter Sutcliffe, the Yorkshire Ripper
Peter Sutcliffe was found guilty of murdering 13 women and attempting to murder seven more.
Who is the tallest serial killer?
There is no data to back up the theory that serial killers are taller or shorter than the average person
Britain's most prolific female serial killers
Lucy Letby murdered seven babies and attempted to kill another six between June 2015 and June 2016
The Serpent: Conversations With A Killer
Charles Sobhraj preyed on tourists travelling through southeast Asia’s 'Hippie Trail' during the 1970s and was suspected to drugging victims, killing them, and stealing their identity.
Robert ‘Willy’ Pickton : Canada’s most prolific serial killer
Canada’s most notorious serial killer is unlikely ever to see freedom
The Freeway Phantom: Washington D.C's forgotten serial killer
Between 1971 and 1972, six black girls went missing in the Washington D.C. area.
The prisoners who got married behind bars
There is often public outcry when prisoners get married behind bars as some people think inmates shouldn't be allowed to as part of their punishment
Leonard Lake and Charles Ng's horrifying murder cabin
Between 1984 and 1985, Leonard Lake and Charles Ng committed a horrific murder spree that could have a death toll as high as 25
6 creepy facts about Ed Gein
A murderer and grave robber who was deeply obsessed with his mother, Ed Gein's crimes range from the brutal to the bizarre
How to watch 'Casey Anthony: Where the Truth Lies' in the UK?
A decade after being acquitted of murdering her daughter in a court decision that enraged millions, Casey Anthony is ready to tell her side of the story
Did John Wayne Gacy kill alone?
John Wayne Gacy named David Cram, Michael Rossi and Phillip Paske as co-conspirators, but he known to be a serial liar who changed his stories on a whim
Who is France's most notorious killer?
From Marcel Barbeault to Thierry Paulin, these are France's most prolific serial killers
4 world leaders who are convicted criminals
Some world leaders have been known to abuse their power and have gone on to face the consequences in court.
John Palmer: From Brink’s-Mat to the world’s biggest timeshare fraud
John Palmer became known as the real-life Goldfinger after he smelted down the gold stolen from Brink's-Mat
6 disturbing facts about Peter Tobin
Peter Tobin is known as one of the most hated serial killers in the UK having killed at least three women
6 serial killers who made stupid mistakes
Dennis Nilsen flushed his victims' bodies down the toilet, causing significant blockages
14 unusual facts about Joanna Dennehy
Joanna Dennehy is one of only three women in the UK to receive a whole life order
8 unbelievable facts about Charles Bronson
Charles Bronson, Britain's most violent prisoner has been behind bars for almost 50 years, moving prisons 120 times
7 shocking facts about Aileen Wuornos
After murdering seven men, Aileen Wuornos became only the tenth woman to receive the death penalty since it was reinstated in the US in the 1970s
Canada's most prolific serial killers
From Bruce McArthur to Yves Trudeau, these are Canada's most deadly serial killers
Gary Glitter and 6 other shocking celebrity sex criminals
After being sent to prison for 16 years in 2015, Glitter was released in February 2023, just halfway through his sentence.
13 harrowing facts about Fred West
Nicknamed the ‘House of Horrors’, West buried the remains of his victims in the family’s home at 25 Cromwell Street, Gloucester, where they lived for 22 years
6 terrifying facts about Richard Ramirez, the Night Stalker
Richard Ramirez was a Satan-worshipper whose crimes were especially cruel and brutal. He goes down as one of the worst serial killers in history
6 unbelievable facts about the Zodiac Killer
Some of the Zodiac Killers cyphers and crytopgrams were so complex that they remain unsolved to this day
5 crime students who became killers
Dennis Rader (BTK) studied for a degree in administration of justice, a course that covers the intricacies of the criminal justice system
Did Ted Bundy help to catch the Green River Killer?
While investigators were struggling to catch a serial killer in Washington state, they received a letter from Ted Bundy offering his services
The least intelligent serial killers
Serial killers are often known for their cunning and intelligence, but some have very low IQ scores or get caught in stupid ways
5 killers who buried their victims at home
The remains of 26 bodies were found in the crawl space beneath John Wayne Gacy's home
The Dating Game Killer: 6 creepy facts about Rodney Alcala
In September 1978, Alcala went on the television show 'The Dating Game' to try and win a date with the bachelorette
7 scary facts about Jimmy Savile
Jimmy Savile's crimes were only made public after his death, but a lot of people knew what was happening at the time
America's most prolific serial killers
From Ted Bundy to Samuel Little, these are America's most prolific serial killers
Cannibal confessions: 9 scary Jeffrey Dahmer quotes
As brand new recordings of conversations between Dahmer in his lawyer are released, here are 9 of the killer's most-chilling quotes