Six Decades After a Gruesome Murder Spree, the ‘Pied Piper of Tucson’ Still Leaves His Mark

In the ’60s, he was ‘King of the Teenagers,’ adored by high schoolers and their parents. But behind Charles Schmid’s super-cool facade lay the mind of a psychopath

‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’ Is a Touching Eulogy for Michelle McNamara, the Writer Obsessed With Finding the Golden State Killer

The true-crime author didn’t like making her stories about herself. But this HBO documentary series, based on her acclaimed book about the infamous serial killer and rapist, wouldn’t be nearly as cutting without her voice at its center.

Who Would Want the Zodiac Killer to Be Their Dad?

In the new FX documentary series, an obsessed son investigates his long-lost father, believing he’s the famed murderer. Filmmakers Kief Davidson and Ross M. Dinerstein, however, aren’t so sure.

TikTok’s Teens Don’t Care How Problematic Their Serial Killer Love Is

Young users on the social media app have been pretending to be either notorious murderers like Ted Bundy or their victims