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Who killed Malcolm X? The assassination of a civil rights leader
Human rights activist Malcom X was assassinated in 1965, but speculation about the identity of his killers has persisted for decades.
Romance Fraud: The dark side of online dating
Romance fraudsters forge fake connections with singles online and trick them into sending them money for 'emergencies'.
Four abduction cases where the child came home safe
Sometimes child abduction victims have to take matters into their own hands to escape their captors
Killer Britain with Dermot Murnaghan Season Four: Episode Guide
Killer Britain with Dermot Murnaghan returns for its fourth season, documenting 11 of the most horrific crimes in British history
Mob justice: Serial killers who got a taste of their own medicine
Some serial killers are attacked by family members, the public or fellow prisoners who think their prison sentence doesn’t accurately reflect their crimes.
What to watch this Month on Crime + Investigation Play
Crime + Investigation Play is the UK's only true crime streaming service, showcasing all of the latest premieres and unmissable boxsets
How do celebrity prisoners survive in UK prisons?
Do celebrities who have spent time in UK prisons, such as Max Clifford, Rolf Harris and Jeffrey Archer received any special treatment?
The Last Supper: Executed serial killers and their death row meals
Find out what some of the most notorious serial killers requested for their final meal
From 'Peeping Tom' to killer: The murder of Libby Squire
21-year-old Libby Squire was murdered by Pawel Relowicz, a man who had previously been reported to police for a number of sexual crimes.
Leicester: Crime Profile
In Leicestershire, the spotlight falls on the case of Jane Hings, a 72-year-old woman who was attacked and murdered in her own home in 2017
Whitby: Crime Profile
In Whitby, Murdertown host Anita Rani looks at the case of Julie Davison, a 50-year-old woman who was found dead in her own home
The execution of Ted Bundy: ‘His body stiffened and his hands clenched'
As Bundy was led to the death chamber to be strapped to ‘Old Sparky’ on the 24th of January, 1989, he appeared to be afraid
Stephen Port: The Grindr Killer
He met all his victims on gay dating apps before bringing them to his flat, spiking them with a lethal dose of the drug, GHB, causing them to overdose.
Bad Santa: How many laws does Santa break at Christmas?
Think about it. The man commits several - not insignificant crimes - each and every year.
Operation Yewtree: How Jimmy Savile groomed the nation
In October of 2012, the formal criminal investigation into the allegations of child abuse committed by Savile was launched.
The 'real-life Squid Game' that sees human organs harvested on an industrial scale
‘Forced organ harvesting’ isn’t just a robust attitude towards organ donation. It’s not about mandating donation on death
Pop culture killers
Here are three harrowing examples of criminals that found their inspiration for murder and mayhem in pop culture.
How did David Fuller get away with his terrible crimes?
if it wasn’t for Fuller’s own damning photographic evidence, he never would have been convicted for these unthinkable crimes.
Female Narcos: The women of the Sinaloa Cartel
These are the real housewives of the Sinaloa Cartel.
Lichfield: Crime Profile
In the historic cathedral city of Lichfield in the West Midlands, Anita analyses the story of Wendy Upton
What makes a criminal? An expert explains
What makes a criminal? Why are some people more likely to offend than others?
The DC Snipers: The random shootings that terrorised Washington
Over the course of eight months in 2002, several states were terrorised by a series of random shootings
Why do men harass women?
There are many shades of harassment and abuse men can inflict upon women, but at heart, psychologists say, abuse is about control.
Oxford: Crime Profile
In Oxfordshire, the focus falls on the murder of Vikki Thompson, a 30-year-old married mum of two who was savagely beaten to death while walking her dog
Animals involved in murder plots: From Tiger King to the shark that solved a homicide
Here are five ways that violent folk have plotted to kill and some poor ol’ critters have got caught up in the murderous scheme...
How do celebrity prisoners survive in jail?
Let’s investigate how celebrity prisoners survive in jail by taking a look at the stretches of some rather famous faces that have spent time in the clink…
Southampton: Crime Profile
Just outside Southampton, Anita Rani focuses on the murder of Pennie Davis
Vanished after leaving a Swindon nightclub: The murder of Sian O’Callaghan
Christopher Halliwell's taxi was seized by police after being spotted in the area where Sian O’Callaghan disappeared
Convicted of two murders, is Christopher Halliwell in fact a prolific serial killer?
Following Halliwell’s sentencing, Detective Superintendent Sean Memory stated that Halliwell had spoken of a desire he had to become a serial killer in 1985
Unbelievable crimes blamed on Jack the Ripper
Here are three plausible, fanciful, and downright absurd murders that conspiracies blame on Jack the Ripper.
Murdertown 3 now available on Crime + Investigation PLAY
Murdertown 3 is now available on Crime+Investigation PLAY
Bath: Crime profile
In the genteel, picturesque city of Bath, Anita Rani focuses on the tragic story of Melanie Road
Convicted multimillionaire murderer Robert Durst dies aged 78
On 17 September 2021, a Los Angeles jury took seven hours to deliberate before delivering their verdict: guilty.
Wigan: Crime profile
In Wigan, Anita investigates what happened to Louise Sellars, who vanished in 1995
Wishaw: Crime profile
In the North Lanarkshire town of Wishaw, located 15 miles from Glasgow, Anita looks at the case of Zoe Nelson
Wakefield: Crime profile
In Wakefield, Anita chronicles the tragic story of 51-year-old Wendy Speakes