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Woman Gets DWI After Attempting to Bail Out Friend
Blogs
July 21 2017

Woman Gets DWI After Attempting to Bail Out Friend

Teddy Pierson
You know that old saying, “Friends don't let friends drive drunk”? It seems someone...
Latest Unidentified Victim of John Wayne Gacy Identified
Blogs
July 20 2017

Latest Unidentified Victim of John Wayne Gacy Identified

Crime HQ
When asked who the top 5 most infamous and prolific serial killers in American history are, John...
Arresting Proposal, Frozen Wife, Meth Buttocks, and more: The Bullet List
Blogs
July 15 2017

Arresting Proposal, Frozen Wife, Meth Buttocks, and more: The Bullet List

Crime HQ
These are some of the more interesting, weird, and crazy true crime related stories from the...
Suspect Claims Van Full of Marijuana Was for Personal Use
Blogs
July 14 2017

Suspect Claims Van Full of Marijuana Was for Personal Use

Teddy Pierson
This week's perp derp must have channeled the spirit of Cheech & Chong when he claimed...
6 of the Best Crime Films Based on True Events
Blogs
July 13 2017

6 of the Best Crime Films Based on True Events

Crime HQ
Some of the most thrilling stories come from real life. So it's no surprise that some of...
Forklift Theft, Meth in Butt, Bald Rogaine Thief, and more: The Bullet List
Blogs
July 8 2017

Forklift Theft, Meth in Butt, Bald Rogaine Thief, and more: The Bullet List

Crime HQ
These are some of the more interesting, weird, and crazy true crime related stories from the...
Suspect Attempts to Use “Get Out of Jail Free” Card
Blogs
July 7 2017

Suspect Attempts to Use “Get Out of Jail Free” Card

Teddy Pierson
This column pokes fun at those who are not the sharpest tool in the crime shed. However, this...
<i>Beyond Reasonable Doubt</i>: “Murder in Vegas” Episode Review
Blogs
July 6 2017

Beyond Reasonable Doubt: “Murder in Vegas” Episode Review

Ardi Alspach
The final episode of Beyond Reasonable Doubt, “Murder in Vegas,” will be airing this...
Woman Arrested After Faking Constipation
Blogs
June 30 2017

Woman Arrested After Faking Constipation

Teddy Pierson
What would you do if you knew you were about to be arrested? Would you give yourself up peacefully?...
<i>Beyond Reasonable Doubt</i>: “The Atlanta Bombings” Episode Review
Blogs
June 29 2017

Beyond Reasonable Doubt: “The Atlanta Bombings” Episode Review

Ardi Alspach
The bombings in Atlanta, GA—starting with the most publicized bombing at Centennial Park...
Underpants Fire, Stealing Avocados, Home Confinement, and more: The Bullet List
Blogs
June 24 2017

Underpants Fire, Stealing Avocados, Home Confinement, and more: The Bullet List

Crime HQ
These are some of the more interesting, weird, and crazy true crime related stories from the...
Thieves Steal GPS Devices that Lead to Their Arrest
Blogs
June 23 2017

Thieves Steal GPS Devices that Lead to Their Arrest

Teddy Pierson
It takes a special kind of perp derp to steal 100 GPS tracking devices and expect not to get...
<i>Beyond Reasonable Doubt</i>: “The Murdered Bride” Episode Review
Blogs
June 22 2017

Beyond Reasonable Doubt: “The Murdered Bride” Episode Review

Ardi Alspach
HLN, a channel affiliated with CNN, has released their first acquired produced content (Nutopia)...
Dog-Poop Dispute, Meth-Laced Lollipops, Kleptomania, and more: The Bullet List
Blogs
June 17 2017

Dog-Poop Dispute, Meth-Laced Lollipops, Kleptomania, and more: The Bullet List

Crime HQ
These are some of the more interesting, weird, and crazy true crime related stories from the...
Waiting for Nuggets Leads to 911 Call
Blogs
June 16 2017

Waiting for Nuggets Leads to 911 Call

Teddy Pierson
This week, I bring you another tale of the almighty chicken nugget. You might remember I reported...
The Fall of the House of Knoedler
Blogs
June 15 2017

The Fall of the House of Knoedler

Lance Charnes
Knoedler & Company began in 1846 as the Manhattan outpost of the French printmaker Goupil...
Seal of Approval: Watch the Official Trailer for <i>American Made</i>
Blogs
June 12 2017

Seal of Approval: Watch the Official Trailer for American Made

Crime HQ
Tom Cruise returns to the big screen in an outrageous crime thriller based on the true story...
Pulling Teeth, Doggy Door Trespass, Binge-Smoking, and more: The Bullet List
Blogs
June 10 2017

Pulling Teeth, Doggy Door Trespass, Binge-Smoking, and more: The Bullet List

Crime HQ
These are some of the more interesting, weird, and crazy true crime related stories from the...
Arrogant Drug Dealer Busted During Facebook Live Stream
Blogs
June 9 2017

Arrogant Drug Dealer Busted During Facebook Live Stream

Teddy Pierson
A drug dealer with extreme hubris thought he was all about the Benjamins until the police raided...
<i>The Pretender: My Life Undercover for the FBI</i>: New Excerpt
Excerpts
June 8 2017

The Pretender: My Life Undercover for the FBI: New Excerpt

Marc Ruskin
The Pretender: My Life Undercover for the FBI by Marc Ruskin is the definitive narrative...
9 Murder Mysteries Set During Wartime
Blogs
June 6 2017

9 Murder Mysteries Set During Wartime

Katherine Tomlinson
Just because there’s a war going on doesn’t mean that death takes a holiday among...
Alarm Clock Bomb Scare
Blogs
June 2 2017

Alarm Clock Bomb Scare

Adam Wagner
A Virginia woman created a cause for alarm in a Whole Foods parking lot the other day. According...
8 Executed Criminals’ Famous Last Words
Blogs
June 1 2017

8 Executed Criminals’ Famous Last Words

Crime HQ
When facing execution, some use their last words as an apology for their actions, repenting for...
Blogs
May 30 2017

Vote for Your Favorite True Crime Documentary

Crime HQ
  Don't see your favorite? Let us know in the comments which recent true crime documentary...
Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in June 2017
Blogs
May 29 2017

Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in June 2017

Crime HQ
June continues the trend of adding great crime and mystery fiction, giving us a variety of classic...
Joker Points Gun, Amish Horse Droppings, Lizard in Bra, and more: The Bullet List
Blogs
May 27 2017

Joker Points Gun, Amish Horse Droppings, Lizard in Bra, and more: The Bullet List

Crime HQ
These are some of the more interesting, weird, and crazy true crime related stories from the...
Home Depot Imposter Steals Air Conditioners
Blogs
May 26 2017

Home Depot Imposter Steals Air Conditioners

Teddy Pierson
This week's perp derp struggled with an identity crisis while committing a chilling robbery....
Review: Netflix’s True Crime Documentary <i>The Keepers</i>
Blogs
May 25 2017

Review: Netflix’s True Crime Documentary The Keepers

Ardi Alspach
The story begins with two retired women who come together to try to solve the 1969 murder of...
<i>Killing for You</i>: New Excerpt
Excerpts
May 25 2017

Killing for You: New Excerpt

Keith Elliot Greenberg
Killing For You by Keith Elliot Greenberg is a shocking, authoritative account of a brutal double...
Honest Dope Dealer, Underwear Theft, and more: The Bullet List
Blogs
May 20 2017

Honest Dope Dealer, Underwear Theft, and more: The Bullet List

Crime HQ
These are some of the more interesting, weird, and crazy true crime related stories from the...