Told by former detectives through vivid re-enactments, hear stories of true crimes committed by the unlikely and that border on the outlandish.
S01:E01 - Mistaken Identity
A man hires a killer to bump off his wife, but instead, he kills another woman with the exact same name.
S01:E02 - Shapeshifter
A young German grifter moves to America, adopts various identities and kills many people along the way.
S01:E03 - Welcome Home
A young teen disappears from a small American town. Then several years later, he turns up, in Europe. But is it really him? And if not, what happened to the young teen?
S01:E04 - Skeleton in the Closet
A man is murdered by his cheating wife’s lover, who had been living in their closet.
S01:E05 - Who Done It?
A dead body discovered outside of a church leads to a world of sex, drugs, and Halloween pranks.
S01:E06 - Counter Punch
A Washington man hires a sleazy amateur hitman to kill his wife. And when she turns the tables on her attacker, the gaping holes in their master plan are revealed.
S01:E07 - Smoking Bun
A murdered Nebraska woman is connected to three men with hidden agendas—her best friend, her neighbor, and her ex-boyfriend. And a high-tech whodunit investigation ultimately reveals the killer left behind a smoking ‘bun’.
S01:E08 - Dying for Love
After a whirlwind romance, a 40-something San Francisco woman finds herself married to the man of her dreams. Only she soon finds herself hospitalized with a mysterious illness, and her fairytale becomes a bizarre murder mystery instead.
S01:E09 - Maneater
An aspiring cannibal finds an online buddy who fantasizes about being eaten. And when the two men arrange a dinner where the guest of honor is also the main course, the macabre soiree turns into a horrifying bloodbath.
S01:E10 - Mommie Dearest
A woman is bludgeoned to death in her own home, and her severely handicapped teenage daughter goes missing. When investigators eventually catch up with the young woman, they hear a baffling story of a mother’s toxic love.
S01:E11 - The Luchalooters
Celebrity little people and twin wrestlers Jorge and Miguel have a larger-than-life appetite for drugs and alcohol. And when they’re both found dead after a wild night of partying, an autopsy reveals the culprit is eye drops.
S01:E12 - Bad Fortune
A high-rolling, high-priced fortune-teller is slaughtered, and detectives must decipher a bizarre set of clues that weave superstition and brutality in equal measure.
S01:E13 - Stranger Than Fiction
A wannabe serial killer ropes in his first unsuspecting victim. But it turns out that killing in real life is trickier than it looks on TV.
S01:E14 - Love Turned Dangerous
When a man’s fiancée is brutally stabbed to death, he finds solace in the arms of a sympathetic ex-lover. But when she is later arrested for attempting to murder her own husband, a shocking web of love, obsession, and deceit begins to unravel.
S01:E15 - Last Curtain
Faced with mounting debts and his upcoming honeymoon, a delusional bloodthirsty actor casts himself in a role that includes murder and dismemberment.
S01:E16 - Sister Act
An anti-drug crusader’s home is torched. But when a body is discovered in the freezer, the curious case of arson becomes a twisted tale of fratricide.
S01:E17 - Thrill Spree
When a couple disappears from a Georgia beach town, detectives interrogate a pair of gun-toting cat burglars with dueling cover stories, some sordid souvenirs, and a telltale scrapbook.
S01:E18 - Namaslay
When she’s caught stealing, an aspiring 20-something lifestyle blogger tries to prevent herself from being fired and gets locked up for murder instead.
S01:E19 - Iron Murphy
In Prohibition-era Chicago, a down-and-out barfly looks like the perfect target for a get-rich-quick insurance scheme. That is, until he refuses to keel over.
S01:E20 - Dark Horse
A Georgia attorney falls head over heels for a sexy paralegal with a passion for horse racing, and has no idea she’s about to become his worst nightmare.
S01:E21 - Body Double
A Michigan man is found burned to death in his own garage, and as the bizarre evidence piles up, investigators discover the body in the garage isn’t his.
S01:E22 - Vampire Diaries
In a picture-perfect East Coast town, an 80-year-old widow is viciously murdered in a gruesome ritual killing, and the evidence indicates the killer cut out her heart and drank her blood.
S01:E23 - Sex, Lies & Smoothies
A rich Canadian expat in Dubai reports that her husband is missing. And detectives soon find his decomposing body in a box in the building’s utility room.
S01:E24 - Anything for Love
As detectives investigate the case of an acid-wielding assailant, they uncover a body in a dumpster and a preposterous identity-swapping plan.
S01:E25 - American Booty
While her swinging husband is out of town, a successful New Hampshire woman is beaten to death with a sex paddle.
S01:E26 - Hemlock Killer
When a woman is poisoned by an obscure plant, detectives launch an undercover operation to outsmart a bookish murder mystery buff with a short fuse.
S01:E27 - Emoji Overkill
A Texas father takes his spoiled teenage daughter to an exclusive Caribbean resort and somehow ends up packed in his own suitcase.
S01:E28 - Ice Queen
A homicidal vegan gelato maker gets her just desserts after two bodies are found in her freezer.
S01:E29 - Psychic Sleuth
The head of a family-run maple syrup business disappears, and a psychic claims she’s buried somewhere in the sugar shack.
S01:E30 - Sweet Transvestite
A plastic surgeon’s wife disappears, and police eventually uncover a body behind a video arcade and a Tickle Trunk worthy of blackmail and murder.
S01:E31 - Murder Most Fowl
When an animal-loving loner fails to show up for Christmas dinner, detectives find the man dead in his trailer, alongside the feathery corpse of his lovebird and BFF.
S01:E32 - Liars and Lustful
When the body of a soap opera star is found behind a dumpster in Los Angeles, detectives unravel a sordid plot.
S01:E33 - Grifting Grannies
Investigators suspect two grannies are behind a twisted insurance scam, but they have to find the evidence that ties them to a hit-and-run.
S01:E34 - Truth Hurts
A Miami cocktail waitress tells her scandalous truth on a tell-all game show and ends up dead.
S01:E35 - Dumb Luck
When a Mexican millionaire disappears, a shrewd undercover cop gets the perp to cough up the murder weapon.
S01:E36 - Dischord
At the Paris Opera House, an infatuated stagehand takes on the murderous role of the villain.
S01:E37 - Snake Charmer
A Texas rodeo star is devastated when he comes home to find his beauty-queen wife dead with multiple rattlesnake bites on her feet.
S01:E38 - Oh, Deer
When her husband threatens her with divorce, an Arkansas hunter sets the scene for a tragic accident that’s actually a murder.
S01:E39 - Foul Plié
A ballet dancer is bludgeoned to death with her own point shoes, and investigators find a bookish body double waiting in the wings.
S01:E40 - Stripped for Cash
When a rotting corpse is discovered in the trunk of a car, detectives uncover a sordid plot that includes a nouveau riche computer geek and a pair of seasoned golddiggers.
S01:E41 - All Brawn, No Brains
Looking to make a quick buck, two crooked trainers kidnap and kill their wealthy client. And though he survives to tell the tale, police dismiss his outrageous story.
S01:E42 - Bludgeons and Dragons
Envy rears its ugly head in the sordid tale of a successful geek and two down-on-their-luck jocks.
S01:E43 - The Talking Dead
Claiming to be possessed by the spinster spirit of a murdered woman she barely knew, a New Orleans nurse leads cops straight to the killer.
S01:E44 - Sausage Fest
A two-timing German cheesemaker is poisoned by bratwurst, and the dead man’s girlfriend immediately points to the ‘other woman’.
S01:E45 - Its Raining Mannequins
Dead women and mutilated mannequins pop up in a Texas town. And it will take a broken window, a pizza box, and a few stray hairs to track down a homicidal postman.
S01:E46 - It's a Lying Shame
A privileged prep school kid will do anything to live on easy street, and when his father forces him to come clean, dad’s ultimatum proves deadly.
S01:E47 - Little Black Book
Targeted by an obsessed cyber-stalker, a womanizing basketball star’s fiancée is gunned down in his home.
S01:E48 - Answered Prayers
When a doomsday survivalist is shot dead in his bunker, his daughter and son-in-law incriminate themselves with a story about masked intruders and the power of prayer.
S01:E49 - Gaslighter
A cupcake-baking homemaker gets away with murder. That is, until she tries it on husband number two.
S01:E50 - Outta Sight
Determined to unleash his creative genius, a tortured San Francisco artist obsessed with his muse ends up killing the wrong girl.
S01:E51 - Episode 151
A small town diner is robbed, and the owner murdered. There’s only one witness, and just because it’s a bird, doesn’t mean it’s not talking.
S01:E52 - Episode 152
A small town celebrity goes missing, just as body parts start tuning up around town.