True Crime


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Murder That Inspired ‘Twin Peaks’ is the Focus of a New True Crime Series


‘Blonde, Beautiful, and Dead’ subject Hazel Drew was the original “Laura Palmer.”

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A Conversation with Yeardley Smith and Zibby Allen of ‘Small Town Dicks’


We talk true crime, the danger of sharing personal trauma, and what they’ve learned since starting their podcast.

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A Conversation with Golden State Killer Detective Paul Holes


We talk about the impact of the Golden State Killer investigation and more with this humble detective who has taken the true crime community by storm.

How Did This Get Made

Inside The First True Crime Festival


Balancing true crime and comedy, Death Becomes Us: A True Crime Festival surprised us and brought an unlikely community together.

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What to Watch After ‘American Vandal’ Season 2


‘American Vandal’ isn’t a real true crime documentary, but it’s inspired by a bunch of them.

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The Real Story Behind ‘White Boy Rick’


How the law turned one kid into a criminal.

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The Guide to a Perfect True Crime Documentary


A compelling case isn’t all it takes to make a compelling documentary, but these tips will help.

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A True Crime Junkie’s Guide to Upcoming Movie and TV Projects


From Netflix to Tarantino, there’s a lot on the horizon to satisfy your true crime cravings.

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‘American Vandal,’ ‘Mindhunter,’ and Netflix’s True Crime Discourse


With addictive docs and incisive dramas, Netflix both satiates and complicates our appetite for true crime.