True Crime

Elizabeth Olsen to Play an Infamous Axe Murderer: See the Other Stars Who've Played Killers

Elizabeth Olsen will portray convicted killer Candy Montgomery in a new HBO Max series, titled Love and Death. Plus, see the other celebrities who've slayed onscreen.

8 days ago

Influencer Katie Sorensen Charged After Falsely Reporting Kidnapping

Mom influencer Katie Sorensen is facing two misdemeanor charges of giving police false information after accusing a Latino couple of trying to kidnap her two children last December.

May 3, 2021

Boxer Félix Verdejo Charged in Death of Pregnant Woman and Unborn Baby

The FBI arrested Félix Verdejo over the weekend and charged him with kidnapping resulting in death, carjacking resulting in death and intentionally killing an unborn child.

May 3, 2021

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Five Arrested in Shooting of Lady Gaga’s Dog Walker and Theft of Her Animals

After Lady Gaga's dog walker was shot and two of her French bulldogs were stolen, five have been arrested and charged in connection to the crimes.

April 30, 2021

Scott Peterson Makes Court Appearance as Re-Sentencing Trial Looms Ahead

On Tuesday, April 27, Scott Peterson appeared in court via zoom for two hearings concerning his death penalty being overturned and a possible retrial.

April 28, 2021

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Paul Holes Reflects on the Golden State Killer Case 3 Years After Joseph James DeAngelo Jr.'s Arrest

In an exclusive chat with E! News, cold case investigator Paul Holes reflected on the Golden State Killer case three years after Joseph James DeAngelo Jr.'s arrest. See what he had to say.

April 24, 2021

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Why the Laci Peterson Murder Case Has Been Unable to Rest Despite Scott Peterson's Conviction

Scott Peterson, whose death sentence has been overturned on appeal, maintains that he's innocent of the 2002 murder of his pregnant wife.

April 24, 2021

Kristin Smart's Body Is Believed to Have Been Buried Under Paul Flores' Father's Home

New court documents relating to the Kristin Smart case and seen by The San Luis Obispo Tribune shed light on Ruben Flores' alleged role in the college student's disappearance in 1996.

April 21, 2021

The Staggering True Story Behind Judas and the Black Messiah

With Judas and the Black Messiah star Daniel Kaluuya now an Oscar nominee, a primer on his character, Black Panther Party official Fred Hampton, who was assassinated on Dec. 4, 1969.

April 21, 2021

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Paul Flores and His Father Ruben Officially Charged in Murder of College Student Kristin Smart

San Luis Obispo County District Attorney Dan Dow shared new details about the charges against Paul and Ruben Flores, who are suspected of murdering Kristin Smart in 1996.

April 19, 2021

Patricia Arquette Recalls the Time She Went On a Date With This Convicted Murderer

Patricia Arquette shared her scary experience with convicted murderer Mark "Gator" Rogowski, warning women to "trust your instincts."

April 15, 2021

2 Men Arrested in Kristin Smart's Disappearance 25 Years Later

Paul Flores, a former classmate of Kristin Smart, is under arrest along with his father Ruben Flores in connection with the college student's 1996 disappearance.

April 13, 2021

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Oxygen's Accident, Suicide or Murder Season 3 Trailer Is Perfect for True Crime Fans

Oxygen's Serial Killer Week includes the season 3 premiere of Accident, Suicide or Murder. See what's to come in the spine-chilling new trailer.

April 13, 2021

Kristin Smart's 1996 Disappearance: Arrests Made in Connection With Missing College Student

Paul Flores, a former classmate of Kristin Smart, was arrested on April 13 along with his father in connection with the college student's 1996 disappearance.

April 13, 2021

The Twisted True Story Behind House of Gucci: See the Cast vs. the Real Life Characters

Lady Gaga and Adam Driver play Patrizia Reggiani and Maurizio Gucci whose love story ended in a blaze of jealousy, greed and, eventually, bullets.

April 11, 2021

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Serial Killer Joel Rifkin Details Gruesome Murder in Bone-Chilling Video

In this exclusive sneak peek from April 10's new Oxygen special, Rifkin on Rifkin: Private Confessions of a Serial Killer, Joel Rifkin detailed a murder he committed.

April 9, 2021

Former NFL Player Phillip Adams Dead by Apparent Suicide After Killing 5 People

According to the York County Sheriff’s Office, Phillip Adams killed a prominent doctor, his wife and their two grandchildren in South Carolina.

April 8, 2021

Lance Armstrong's Son Luke Denies Sexually Assaulting 16-Year-Old Girl

In a statement to E! News, Luke Armstrong’s attorney said there was a “consensual relationship” between the two teens, who ultimately went their separate ways.

April 8, 2021

Netflix's Sons of Sam Trailer Challenges Everything You Knew About This Infamous True Crime Case

If you were hooked on the Netflix docs about the Cecil Hotel and the Night Stalker, we've found your next binge. The Sons of Sam trailer hints David Berkowitz's partner is still on the loose.

April 7, 2021

Alonzo Brooks' Death Ruled a Homicide in Major Update to Unsolved Mysteries Case

Nine months after Alonzo Brooks' body was exhumed, a new autopsy conducted by the FBI confirmed his death was not accidental. Keep scrolling for the latest in this 17-year-old cold case.

April 5, 2021

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See the Spine-Chilling Season 3 Trailer for Oxygen's Mark of a Serial Killer

As part of their Serial Killer Week, Oxygen is premiering season three of Mark of a Serial Killer. Get the exclusive first look at the haunting new season.

April 5, 2021