Scooby-Doo taught us that the real monsters in life are human, but that didn’t stop the show’s creators from making the villains into truly terrifying monsters (even if they were costumes). Many true-crime and horror/mystery fans got their love for the genre from Scooby-Doo at a young age. I know I did!
Celebrate this year’s Palentine’s Day in the coolest way possible—virtually! Yeah, you read that right: staying at home and socially distanced from people outside of your bubble is all the rage these days, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a little fun during the holidays. All you have to do is send your true crime loving friends a Zoom invite and follow this Palentine’s Day guide!
HLN is premiering its new series Down the Hill: The Delphi Murders in a special two-day TV event that is airing February 14-15 at 10 pm. Based on the chart-topping HLN podcast “Down the Hill,” this limited series will uncover new details about the mysterious murders of teenage girls Abby Williams and Libby German, who went missing from their rural Indiana town on February 13, 2017.
So, let’s just say that I didn’t know I needed a period nautical crime thriller horror mystery until I read the first chapter of this book. I don’t think I’ve ever read anything set at sea, nevermind on board an East India Trading Company ship. Google it, these things are absolutely incredible. Think the 1991 movie Hook and his huge gallion.
What’s clear from the outset is Turtons ability to create his reality, to bring you into the surroundings he’s describing in such a silky and fluid way that you are willfully submerged into his narrative waves. His language is accessible yet beautiful, full of detail and yet not laboured. I find myself re-reading sentences because of their beauty, not because they’re filled with too many complex adjectives as is so often the case with writers in this genre.
The holidays around the corner and COVID is still preventing us from meeting up with our loved ones. Despite this, we came up with a guide full of ideas on having a holiday murder mystery party!
As we approach Halloween, I cannot help but embrace all things witchy. They have been the biggest part in continuing the existence of the spirit and celebration of Samhain. Here are the top 10 best Withcy TV shows based on IMDb’s ratings you may enjoy during the festival.
Anguished families of thousands of British murder victims are still waiting for justice decades after their loved ones’ lives were cruelly ended. New research shows there are more than 2,600 unsolved killings across the country, condemning heartbroken relatives to a lifetime of uncertainty and frustration. The shocking figures were collated from police forces across the UK by private detective Mark Williams-Thomas.
Jodi Huisentruit was an anchor at KIMT-TV, the CBS affiliate in Mason City, Iowa. Her star was on the rise when she disappeared on her way to work on June 27, 1995.
Thousands of brave souls have ventured into the Rocky Mountains for the past decade, searching for a treasure chest filled with gold, rubies, emeralds and diamonds.
Serial killer Randall Woodfield murdered at least seven people throughout his Interstate 5 crime spree, targeting victims from Northern California to Washington.
The Edwardsville Police Department is investigating after a body was recovered from the Kansas River on Sunday afternoon.
Russian prosecutors have launched a new investigation into the mysterious case of nine students who died in bizarre circumstances after disappearing on a skiing trip 60 years ago.
Countless articles, books and documentaries have sought to explain the fate of the group from the Ural Polytechnic Institute who set off on the trip in 1959 under the direction of Igor Dyatlov, a fifth-year student.
Four adults and a child were taken to a hospital after being shot in broad daylight Sunday in Louisiana, authorities said.
After the surrogate son—and alleged lover—of New York’s “jeweler to the stars” was involved in a brutal killing, tabloid drama engulfed a swath of the city’s rich and powerful. But what really happened the night of Joey Comunale’s murder?
Michael Severance was a small-town boy who joined the United States Air Force to see the world. He served admirably during the war in Afghanistan before moving to Texas and starting a family.
Ironically, that’s when it all went wrong.
Along the rugged central California coast, the legend of Mary Day haunted two generations of homicide detectives around Monterey. Since the mid-1990s there had been rumors a young girl, just 13 years old, had vanished without a trace from her home near the massive old Army base at Fort Ord.
Murders are always disturbing, but some are even worse than that. These killings were brutal, almost unimaginable in their depravity. The crimes horrified communities and stumped police leaving questions that lingered for decades afterward, as years passed without an arrest or even a credible suspect.
The remains of a northern Kentucky girl who had been missing for nearly a decade were found this week after a couple stumbled upon a burned skull while deer hunting in Ohio.
A woman has made a desperate plea for help finding her brother who has been missing for 32 years.