The Staircase

The Staircase

6.9
Drama
Crime
2022
USA
An exploration of the life of Michael Peterson, his sprawling North Carolina family, and the suspicious death of his wife, Kathleen Peterson.

Available on:

HBO Max
Clark

Clark

6.6
Crime
Drama
2022
Sweden
This is the incredible story behind Sweden's most notorious gangster, Clark Olofsson, whose infamous crimes gave rise to the term "Stockholm Syndrome".

Available on:

Netflix Netflix basic with Ads
The Act

The Act

7.6
Drama
Crime
2019
USA
A seasonal anthology series that tells startling, stranger-than-fiction true crime stories with the first season following Gypsy Blanchard, a girl trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother.

Available on:

Hulu
Dr. Death

Dr. Death

7.4
Drama
Crime
2021
USA
An anthology series following a new medical true crime story each season. Based on the podcast of the same name.
Dirty John

Dirty John

7.0
Drama
Crime
2018
USA
Anthology series in which each season is based on a true crime story featuring an epic tale of love gone wrong.

Available on:

Netflix
American Crime Story

American Crime Story

7.5
Crime
Drama
2016
USA
An anthology series centered around some of history's most famous criminal investigations.

Available on:

Hulu
Mindhunter

Mindhunter

8.0
Drama
Crime
2017
USA
An agent in the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit develops profiling techniques as he pursues notorious serial killers and rapists.

Available on:

Netflix Netflix basic with Ads
Manhunt

Manhunt

7.6
Crime
Mystery
2017
USA
Inspired by actual events, this true crime anthology series takes a deep dive into the dark, twisted minds of terrorists and follows the brave souls who hunt them down.

Available on:

Netflix fuboTV Crackle +2 more
The Serpent

The Serpent

7.6
Drama
Crime
2021
United Kingdom
The remarkable story of how murderer Charles Sobhraj was captured. As the chief suspect in unsolved murders of young Western travellers across India, Thailand and Nepal’s ‘Hippie Trail’ in 1975 and 1976, Sobhraj had repeatedly slipped from the grasp of authorities worldwide to become Interpol's most wanted man, with arrest warrants on three different continents.

Available on:

Netflix Netflix basic with Ads
Des

Des

7.3
Crime
Drama
2020
United Kingdom
The story of one of the most infamous cases in UK criminal history, that of serial killer Dennis Nilsen. Told through the prism of three men, the series explores the personal and professional consequences of coming into contact with a man like Nilsen.
Landscapers

Landscapers

6.9
Comedy
Crime
2021
USA
A seemingly ordinary British couple become the focus of an extraordinary investigation when two dead bodies are discovered in the back garden of a house in Nottingham.

Available on:

HBO Max
When They See Us

When They See Us

8.2
Drama
Miniseries
2019
USA
Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they're falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park.

Available on:

Netflix Netflix basic with Ads
Unbelievable

Unbelievable

8.0
Drama
Crime
2019
Denmark
A teenager is charged with lying about her rape allegation, but two determined investigative female detectives discover a far more sinister truth.

Available on:

Netflix Netflix basic with Ads
A Confession

A Confession

7.4
Crime
Drama
2019
United Kingdom
The story of how Detective Superintendent Steve Fulcher deliberately breached police procedure and protocol to catch a killer, a decision that ultimately cost him his career and reputation.