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The best podcasts, TV series and books about scammers to binge now

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    The real life story of Ted Bundy and the women who brought him to justice

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    The true story of the lawyer involved in New York’s most heartbreaking crime

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    The Case Against Adnan Syed director on why we’re so obsessed with true crime

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  • Hae Min Lee and Adnan Syed at their junior prom at Woodlawn High School in 1999
    Life

    How The Case Against Adnan Syed gives Hae Min Lee back her voice

    The true crime genre often obscures female victims’ stories – but The Case Against Adnan Syed paints a vivid picture of Hae Min Lee.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Rabia Chaudry with The Case Against Adnan Syed director Amy Berg
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    Rabia Chaudry on why race and religion are key to The Case Against Adnan Syed

    “For me, it’s been really important that people are able to see this story of a Muslim family.”

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    Moya Crockett
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  • An illustration of a woman listening to a podcast
    Life

    This true crime podcast says everything about classic manipulators

    We challenge you not to be riveted

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    Anna Brech
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    Elizabeth Holmes reportedly never blinks: here’s why that's so important

    What it means that the disgraced tech founder was apparently a fan of staring.

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Netflix’s Madeleine McCann documentary
    Life

    Understanding the controversy behind Netflix’s Madeleine McCann documentary

    The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann focuses on their daughter’s disappearance, but Kate and Gerry McCann have condemned the series.

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Abducted in Plain Sight. Image: Netflix
    Life

    The shocking details that you didn’t see in Abducted In Plain Sight

    Netflix’s chilling true crime documentary actually left a few of its most intense tidbits out.

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Life

    The heartbreaking story of the Nineties true crime that gripped New York

    The rape of a jogger and the wrongful conviction of a group of teenage boys was the most talked-about crime of the Nineties

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Serial star Rabia Chaudry
    Life

    Rabia Chaudry on how HBO’s Serial documentary will impact Adnan Syed’s future

    The Serial star has warned that the case’s popularity might actually hinder its outcome...

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    Alicia Lutes
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  • The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold
    Books

    The women killed by Jack the Ripper are finally having their stories told

    A new book, opera and TV series explore the lives of the serial killer’s victims. It’s a welcome break from our culture’s obsession with male murderers

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Abducted in Plain Sight. Image: Netflix
    People

    Netflix’s wild true crime doc Abducted in Plain Sight could get a sequel

    Filmmaker Skye Borgman left a lot on the cutting room floor, and we want to see it

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    Sarah Shaffi
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    Win tickets to 'Jack the Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel'

    The historic Coliseum venue is the perfect setting.

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  • Patricia Arquette and Joey King in The Act. Image: Hulu
    People

    This true crime drama will be your new obsession

    Patricia Arquette takes on the role of an overprotective mother

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    Sarah Shaffi
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  • conversations with a killer ted bundy
    Long Reads

    This is what your fascination with Ted Bundy really says about you

    As Netflix pays $9million for a new Ted Bundy biopic, we examine what our obsession with the serial killer really means

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    Marianne Eloise
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  • Life

    Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten wants to be paroled this year

    She was 19 when she was convicted for her role in Manson’s 1969 killing spree. Now, 50 years later, she wants to be released

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Life

    The Lorena Bobbitt documentary vows to finally tell her side of the story

    The woman who cut off her husband’s penis after years of alleged abuse is the subject of a new true crime series

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Life

    A Wild Wild Country movie is coming and Priyanka Chopra is going to star

    We couldn’t be more excited for this news if we tried

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Life

    Unbelievable: everything we know about Netflix’s new true-crime drama

    The series is based on the true story of a teenager who was charged with making a false rape claim.

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    Pip Cook
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  • making a murderer true crime netflix
    Long Reads

    Why are we all so obsessed with true crime?

    From Netflix series to compelling podcasts, we can't get enough of true crime. But why?

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    Hanna Jameson
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  • Eric bana in Netflix's Dirty John
    Life

    Netflix’s Dirty John is a masterclass in coercive control

    Based on a true story, the show is a stark reminder that abuse doesn’t always have to be physical.

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    This teen escaped her kidnapper – so shouldn’t she get the reward money?

    Jayme Closs, 13, endured almost three months of captivity before she escaped

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
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