homicide

Drugs

Why Dealers Who Sell Fentanyl-Laced Coke Probably Won’t Be Convicted of Murder

With overdose deaths mounting across Canada, how should dealers be held accountable?
Allison Tierney
3.15.18
crime

What We Know About the Billionaire Couple Found Dead In Their Mansion

The Toronto Police homicide unit is investigating Barry and Honey Sherman’s deaths as their family calls murder-suicide speculation “irresponsible.”
Mack Lamoureux
12.18.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Say Japanese Serial Killer Used Twitter to Lure Suicidal Victims

Takahiro Shiraishi​ reportedly admitted to killing nine people since August after police found multiple severed heads and bodies in his apartment.
Allie Conti
11.2.17
true crime

The Murder of Two Teenage Girls Is Haunting a Small Indiana Town

The girls went for a hike during their winter break and turned up dead about a day later. On Monday, cops released a sketch of the man they believe killed them.
Michael Edison Hayden
7.18.17
crime

The Mothers Haunted by Their Sons' Unsolved Murders

When cops can't solve homicides, families carry the weight.
Francesca Mirabile
6.27.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Guns Kill Black Kids Ten Times More Often Than Whites, Study Finds

A new report found about 19 children are killed or injured by gunshot wounds every day.
VICE Staff
6.19.17
crime

Inside a Class That Teaches Politicians When It’s OK to Shoot Someone

"I hate the term, 'Don’t take the law into your own hands.' I wish more people would."
Blake Nelson
5.15.17
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of My Own Gun?

Instead of being raised around guns, I was raised around statistics about how bad guns are, and it makes the idea of owning one kinda nerve-wracking.
Mike Pearl
2.4.17
News

Black Women Are Uniquely Vulnerable To Being Shot Dead by Men

In a majority of cases where the victim knows their killer, the culprit is an intimate partner.
Jovona Taylor
12.22.16
News

Most People Who Commit Gun Crimes Have Been Shot Before, Study Suggests

The research suggests a small group of Americans experience—and inflict—an outsized share of the nation's gun violence.
Julia Dahl
12.19.16
News

Mass Shootings Have Killed More People in 2016 Than a Dozen Infamous Serial Killers

The list includes notorious characters like the Candy Man, the Clown Killer, and Jeffrey Dahmer.
Mark Hay
12.3.16
Stuff

Can You Get PTSD from Watching Murder Videos Online?

One study found that people who repeatedly viewed footage of deadly events were more traumatized than those who had witnessed the events in real life.
Alexis Linkletter
9.20.16
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