True Crime Podcast Hub
In 2014, This American Life released Serial, a ground-breaking series that launched true crime podcasting into the mainstream. Serial was one of the first true crime podcasts with mass appeal, but since then the number of true crime podcasts have multiplied. Whether you prefer UK true crime podcasts or international podcasts, presenter-led podcasts or case files, there are so many different series to choose from. But never fear, Crime + Investigation has created this dedicated hub to share our top true crime podcast recommendations, so you'll always know what to listen to next. As well as our top listens, you can read interviews with top podcasters and catch up with the latest true crime podcast news. While you're here, why not check out our own podcast series, the critically acclaimed Murdertown, which details the most shocking crimes from every corner of the UK.
How the 'Serial' podcast led to Adnan Syed's release
Adnan Syed spent 23 years in prison for the murder of Hae Min Lee. However, the popular podcast 'Serial' led to police reopening the investigation and Syed being released
How 'The Teacher's Pet' podcast helped to solve an Australian murder
The body of Lynette Dawson was never found, but two coronial inquests determined that she was dead, murdered by someone she knew.
The true crime podcast plagarism scandal
The true crime podcasting community was hit by a scandal after one of its most popular offerings, Crime Junkie, was accused of plagiarism
Best single-case true crime podcasts
Doing the hard work for you, we have rounded up some of the best-serialised podcasts out there
5 true crime podcasts that helped crack real life crimes
True crime is one of the most popular genres of podcast, but have they helped to solve any crimes?
Five fascinating true crime podcasts you need to listen to
Podcasts give true crime fans the opportunity to learn about and investigate cases that the mainstream media doesn't talk about.
The best true crime podcasts from across the British Isles
We’re presenting a handpicked list of podcasts about cases that are specific to locations across the British Isles
The top true crime podcasts of 2022
Some true crime podcasts, such as Serial, have been known to help solve real life crimes
Famous celebrities who host true crime podcasts
Some of the world's best-known celebrities have investigated real crimes on their podcasts
5 true crime podcasts about financial fraud
Ruja Ignatova fleeced investors out of billions with a cryptocurrency that wasn’t real
Show Notes: 'British Murders' podcast Q&A
In this inaugural Show Notes podcast Q&A, we spoke to Stuart Blues, the host of British Murders
The new true crime podcast investigating an 'Undetermined' death in New Orleans
Jessica Noll and Todd McComas, from the 'Undetermined' podcast talk about their search for answers in a beguiling unsolved case
Show Notes: 'Switchblade Sisters Social Club' 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.
Uncover a different perspective on the town where you live. Alongside the TV show, Benjamin Fitton from They Walk Among Us explores a brand new murder case in the Murdertown podcast. The Murdertown podcast is the perfect accompaniment to Crime + Investigation’s ever-popular television show of the same name. Uncover a different perspective on the town where you live by exploring a brand-new murder case every week. Now into its third series, the Murdertown podcast has detailed shocking crimes from every corner of the UK. Hosted by Benjamin Fitton, the unmistakable voice behind They Walk Among Us, each episode shines a light on the perhaps forgotten crimes that have plagued local communities for years. From Southampton and Blackpool, to Inverinate and Cerrigydrudion, no town is too big or too small to be rocked by murder.