Sleep With a Light on After Listening to These Scary True Crime Podcasts


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Best True Crime Podcasts

True crime podcasts are some the most popular around! Everyone knows someone who is an armchair detective who loves to make an attempt at solving a case. If you are such a person and love to scour over the details of capers that have been unsolved or wish to take a second look at some famous cases, there's a podcast out there just for you. From cold case murders to the trials of the century, there's a podcast out there that not only offers the hard-hitting facts of the case, but gripping entertainment too. Check out some great true crime podcasts below, and let us know which are your favorites!

Dr. Death

Dr. Death features a murder mystery that takes place in the medical community. Dr. Christopher Duntsch was a Texas surgeon who maimed over thirty patients and killed two due to negligence and error, despite what looked liked impeccable credentials and a position in area’s most prestigious hospitals.

Listen to Dr. Death here.


Culpable takes a look at unsolved cases in which potential suspects appear to have gotten away with murder. It takes a look at the case of Christian Andreacchio who was said have committed suicide by gunshot, but the evidence points to premeditated murder. Host Dennis Cooper looks at the questions surrounding his death, and his family’s fight for justice.

Listen to Culpable here.

The Trail Went Cold

If cold cases are your thing, The Trail Went Cold will have you on the trail while listening to these unsolved mysteries. Host Robin Warder tackles a wide variety crimes from different countries and time periods. From murders to missing persons cases, there's something here for every true crime aficionado to examine.

Listen to The Trail Went Cold here.

The Last Podcast On The Left

The Last Podcast On The Left covers all the horrors the world has to offer both real and imagined, all while bringing irreverence, humor, and nail-biting drama to the stories conveyed. True crime is just one of the topics covered in this podcast, which has featured episodes on Jeffrey Dahmer, Jim Jones, war crimes, and more.

Listen to The Last Podcast On The Left Here.

To Live And Die In LA

There are the true crime stories we've all heard out of Los Angeles, but there are plenty of tales that are far lesser known and just as intriguing. To Live And Die In LA takes a look at the unsolved case of aspiring actress 25-year-old Adea Shabani who went missing in February 2018 and was found dead shortly thereafter—her murder remains a mystery.

Listen to To Live And Die In LA here.

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