Are you looking for the Best true crime podcasts? True crime podcasts has exploded in the podcasting world. It’s clear that we have an insatiable appetite for intrigue, suspense, ‘who done it’, and all things true crime. You won’t want to miss our top 10 true crime podcasts.
- Case 75: Graeme Thorne
Listen to this addictive podcast about how a kidnapper knowing the knowledge about a recent lottery win held the winners child for ransom. This became one of the biggest searches in Australia for it was the first ever investigation on a child being held for ransom in the country.
2. Episode 71: A Bump in the Night
What would you do if you started to notice strange sounds in your new apartment? Come follow 20 year old Amber Dawn’s story, when she realized these strange sounds wouldn’t stop.
3. 110 — Live at the Palace Theatre in Columbus
Karen and Georgia two best girl friends talk about murder and crazy stuff in the funniest and most relatable way. On this episode, they cover serial killer Donald Harvey and the mystery of the Circleville Letter Writer.
4. Episode 107
When 10-year-old Jamie Rose Bolin went missing, both of her parents were devastated. In the end, Jamie was found dead a few doors down in the same apartment building. Listen to this freaky story on Jamie Rose Bolin.
5. Ep15 Catfishing Crimes
Join three girlfriends as they chat true crime while pairing a different type of wine each episode. On this episode, they discuss the modern phenomenon of catfishing.
6. Season 1 — Episode 1
Listen to the progression of the murder story of Sadie Hartley, who you will discover someone closest to her was the trigger of her murder.
7. Real Crime Profile — (Episode 102) — Profiling Mindhunter
Ever wondered how people profile behaviors from real criminal cases? Come follow this podcast that analyze and profile the first 2 episodes of Mindhunter, the groundbreaking new Netflix series.
8. The Crime
Follow how this one kidnapping of an 11 year old boy changed the way people parented their children, made children afraid to go outside at night, and even led to a federal law that requires all states to maintain a registration of sex offenders. This one case changed the lives of millions of Americans.
9. S01 Update: Day 03, Adnan Syed’s Hearing
Serial podcast is the highest rated and most listened to podcast. Every episode keeps you guessing and puts you right in the middle of these true life stories. In this episode, Sarah Koenig revisits the Adnan Syed case for a few days. There’s a hearing in Baltimore — a court proceeding that’s been nearly sixteen years in the making. Syed’s attorney will introduce new evidence, and present a case for why his conviction should be overturned.
10. Episode 01: Boogeyman
This episode introduces Atlanta Monster as it aims to tell the true story of one of Atlanta’s darkest secrets, almost 40 years later. From the producers of Up and Vanished and HowStuffWorks, Atlanta Monster aims to tell the true story of Atlanta Child Murders. It is a story of horrific crimes, many questions still remain. Host Payne Lindsey aims to find truth and provide closure, reexamining the disappearance and murder of over 25 African American children and young adults.