Watch the series premiere of Black Market: Dispatches, our new show where we embed ourselves inside criminal enterprises to explore how contraband moves across borders.
Canadian Inmates Connect made sensational headlines last year when notorious killer Luke Magnotta's profile showed up, but founder Melissa Fazzina believes her site supports rehabilitation.
Check out the first episode from Michael K. Williams's new VICELAND show about the desperation driving the world's underground economies before it airs July 5.
We asked a few former criminals to find out if there's any truth in the EU Referendum Leave camp's claims.
It's been 10 years since a group of guys stole $76 million from a Kent cash depot, but we wanted to know how they messed it all up.
Three men who broke out of a jail in Orange County, California, over the weekend are allegedly implicated in everything from murder to chopping off a weed dispensary owner's penis.
Finger handshakes, the toilet phone, and the "shoe bomber."
"They will tell you what you want to hear so you begin to trust them or think of them as a friend. Then they use what you share with them against you. They work for the government. They're goddamn cops. I have to remember that. I can't be their friend."
An ex-KGB officer hiding out in a Canadian church is just the latest in a long tradition of criminals seeking sanctuary in holy places.
If anyone knows whether The Donald's border plans are crazy enough to work, it's Australia.
Several lawbreaking immigrants told VICE that no one takes the GOP candidate's aggressive rhetoric all that seriously.
After 21 years in federal prison, I found myself back inside a cell—this time, for fun.
We talked to one of them about how a text message can give away a murderer.
Death masks are the final portrait: a literal mold of a person's face in the moments after they've died.
Nicolae Minovici's collection of tattoos is being exhibited in Bucharest's Sutu Palace until March. And yes, some of the pieces still have hair on them.
A police shooting Monday night shows that city cops are still doing their jobs, but arrest numbers remain low.
We spoke to the publisher of a book about Soviet prison ink about what tattoos would mark you as a thief, a homosexual, or a high-ranking criminal.
The execution-style murder of two Brooklyn cops this weekend is an outrageous tragedy, but it shouldn't detract from the broader fight to reform America's police.
After Lady Gaga revealed that a producer raped her when she was 19, Kesha's attorney alleged on Twitter that Dr. Luke was the rapist in question.
This week seven members of the powerful race-based prison gang were sentenced for their roles in its culture of violence.
The margins, the twilight, the fringe of society—that's where the present first rolls over into the future, and this column aims to report from there.
"What's happening in Ukraine now matters to criminals from Bogotá to Beijing."
David Kalac, primary suspect in the mysterious murder-by-strangling detailed on 4chan, has been arrested outside of Portland, Oregon.
Hated by cops and locals, "Frestonia" was home to a bunch of pioneering weirdos who built a micronation complete with its own cultural institutions.