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UPDATE: Was The Golden State Killer a Cowboy?

“In the Footsteps of a Killer” writer Michelle McNamara weighs in on one new theory Read more...

UPDATE: Investigators Have a New Lead On the Golden State Killer

Will 37-year-old paint flakes lead to his capture? Read more...

Dead Men Talking: The Program Keeping Serial Criminals from Taking Intel on Unsolved Cases to their Graves

Sex-crimes expert Carol Burke tells us about the innovative way she’s connecting deceased criminals to cold cases Read more...

Who Murdered UCLA Medical Center Nurse Melanie Howell?

The details of the case that haunts retired detective Cliff Shepard Read more...

Why Charles Manson Won’t Die

The mass murderer will likely perish behind bars, but his cultural influence continues to live on Read more...

Killer Mystery: Is Charles Manson Responsible For More Murders?

Forty-four years after the murder of Sharon Tate do we know the full extent of the business the devil did? The LAPD could be closer to finding out now that a Texas judge has given the department access to eight hours of taped conversations between Charles Manson and Charles "Tex" Watson. Read more...

Sleuthing with Science: A Q&A with Forensic Genealogist Colleen Fitzpatrick

That specialist who has worked on such high-profile cases as Amelia Earhart and the “Arm in the Snow” case, which involved identifying remains from a 1948 plane crash in Alaska, tells us about the field and where it’s heading Read more...

In the Footsteps of a Killer

Fifty rapes. Ten murders. Two identities. One man. From 1976 to 1986, one of the most violent serial criminals in American history terrorized communities throughout California. He was little known, never caught, and might still be out there. Now a determined investigator, a retired detective, and a group of online obsessives are on the hunt to track him down Read more...

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