Serial Killers

News

Family and Friends of Bruce McArthur's Victims Recount How Their Murders Have Devastated Them

“This is a homophobic serial killing,” the sister of Selim Esen, one of the victims, told a Toronto court.
Rachel Browne
2.4.19
Culture

We Don’t Need Any More Stories About Ted Bundy

By making Bundy a subject of movies, songs, TV shows, and podcasts, we’re giving a narcissist exactly what he always wanted—attention.
Shailee Koranne
1.30.19
News

Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Pleads Guilty to Eight Counts of Murder

The former landscaper was accused of preying on men with ties to Toronto’s Gay Village.
Rachel Browne
1.29.19
true crime

Ted Bundy Tells His Own Horrific Story in Netflix's New True Crime Doc

Joe Berlinger's 'Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes' shows us the man behind the monster.
Seth Ferranti
1.25.19
NETFLIX

The Best True Crime on Netflix Right Now

From diabolical bank heists to the shooting of Bob Marley, there's never been a better time to binge stories of crime and punishment.
Beckett Mufson
10.26.18
crime

This Author Forecasts a New Wave of Serial Killers in 2035

In ‘Sons of Cain’ investigative historian Peter Vronsky argues war and economic crisis play a role in making murderers.
Mack Lamoureux
8.22.18
true crime

The Golden State Killer Case Shows a 'Path' to Finally Catch the Zodiac

A prominent Zodiac sleuth told us about new evidence he said he's seen exclusively and how he thinks cops should move ahead from here.
Dave Minsky
5.8.18
true crime

America's First 'Craigslist Killer' Was a Six-Foot-Tall Norwegian Widow

At the turn of the 20th century, serial killer Belle Gunness became a tabloid sensation.
Seth Ferranti
4.2.18
crime

How Alleged Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Compares to Other Infamous Murderers

Experts weighed in on what burial patterns and alleged sexual relationships tell us about McArthur.
Manisha Krishnan
1.31.18
crime

How Cops Botch Serial Killer Investigations

We spoke to a Robert Pickton investigator about police bias when marginalized people go missing.
Manisha Krishnan
1.29.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Finally Made an Arrest in the Tampa Serial Killer Saga

Howell Emanuel Donaldson III, a former college student who worked at McDonald's, has been arrested in connection to a string of four fatal shootings.
Drew Schwartz
11.29.17
true crime

A New Murder Is Fresh Evidence of a Serial Killer Prowling Tampa

Experts and local cops say the latest grisly slaying bolsters their theory of a serial assassin stalking the street, but locals we talked to aren't ready to hide indoors.
Francisco Alvarado
11.14.17
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