Chicago police are finally investigating whether a serial killer murdered 51 women since 2001

Many were found on the south and west sides of Chicago, and almost all were black.
Emma Ockerman
true crime

Accused Jayme Closs Kidnapper Jake Patterson Threw Party in Cabin Where He Held Her, Report Says

The story of the 13-year-old's violent abduction keeps getting weirder.
Allie Conti
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Woman Poisoned Husband with Eye Drops After Crossbow 'Accident,' Cops Say

She allegedly admitted to squirting the over-the-counter medicine in his food.
Drew Schwartz

Siblings Helped Cops Arrest Their Mom in a Crazy Camping Trip Murder Case

A 1988 murder looks like it's finally been solved after two kids said their mom made them cover her (and her boyfriend's) bloody tracks.
Francisco Alvarado
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Instagram Rumor Falsely Tied This Elderly Couple to XXXTentacion's Murder

A 20-year-old was arrested after showing up at their house saying he was looking for the person who killed the rapper.
Drew Schwartz

How Sex Offender Registries Can Result in Vigilante Murder

As Canadian conservatives move to publicize the registries, we looked back at the criminals who have used the tool to commit killings.
Rob Csernyik
gun violence

Students Affected by Everyday Gun Violence Call for a More Inclusive Movement

"Where were all these supporters when my friends were getting shot and killed?”
Kimberly Lawson
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This New Yorker Hired a Hitman to 'Take Care of' His Noisy Neighbors, Feds Say

Apparently knocking on the door wasn't working.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

California Stabbing Suspect Tied to Charles Manson-Obsessed Neo-Nazi Group

Sources close to Samuel Woodward, the man charged with murdering a gay, Jewish teen, say he trained with an extremist hate group that idolizes Hitler.
Drew Schwartz

This Meme Broke Our Office

If you pick the hunter, you're a Trump supporter.
VICE Staff

How Easy Should It Be to Buy a Silencer?

Until the tragic shooting in DC postponed a key hearing Wednesday, Congress was set to debate deregulating gun silencers in America.
James K. Williamson
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cop and Husband Charged with Murder for Denny's Chokehold

Video from the incident shows the two pinning down 24-year-old John Hernandez while bystanders scream for them to stop.
Drew Schwartz