The life Dennis Rader lived on the outside hid his dark secret, which he was so desperate to reveal by dropping breadcrumbs to the media.
Author Jeff Guinn reveals how even as a child, Manson showed disturbing signs of becoming a serial killer.
The killer's early years featured problematic behavior and hints of the darkness that led to him becoming a serial rapist and murderer.
The lives of these people ended too soon as a result of the cult's California killing spree.
His chosen field of study came in handy when targeting women. And his college-boy persona fooled not only his victims, but the authorities as well.
Separate myth from reality by looking at nine facts about the famous criminals.
The divorced, single mom had a long-term relationship with the serial killer. He tried to kill her once — but she didn't know until later.
The new TV drama 'Trust' centers its story on the dramatic kidnapping of John Paul Getty’s 16-year-old grandson, John Paul Getty III, and implies the victim was involved in his own abduction. We take a look at the real stories behind four generations of the Getty Family.
The much-anticipated second season of 'American Crime Story' examines the events leading up to Versace's death and explores the cultural context of his murder, including the homophobic climate of the 1990s.
In Steven Spielberg's 'The Post,' Meryl Streep brings Katharine Graham's 1971 decision to have the Washington Post publish the top secret Pentagon Papers to life. However, there's only so much that one film can include. Here's the real story behind 'The Post.'
Considered one of the most notorious serial killers of the 20th century, cult leader Charles Manson died on Sunday from natural causes.
As Robert Durst awaits trial for the 2000 murder of friend Susan Berman, what some believe to be his original sin aired in the Lifetime movie “The Lost Wife of Robert Durst.” The film imagines the events leading up to the 1982 disappearance of the notorious real estate scion’s first wife Kathleen Durst.
Here's a primer on the true-crime case of brothers Lyle and Erik Menendez who were sentenced to life in prison for murdering their parents in 1989.