Category: True Crime

Two years ago Craigslist murderer Miranda Barbour wrote to Dr. Phil about her mother

Craigslist murderer Miranda Barbour, stabbed a man she met on Craigslist 20 times and claims to be a serial killer, but her mother Elizabeth and sister Ashley don’t believe that she murdered more than one person. They sat down with Dr. Phil to expose all the dysfunction going on in their home prior to Miranda’s arrest for murder.

True story of ax murderer Candy Montgomery from Secret Lives of Stepford Wives

Tuesday night is the series premiere of Investigation Discovery’s latest re-enactmentacular true crime series seductively titled Secret Lives of Stepford Wives. The premiere episode “features the true story of a housewife whose desire to keep up with the Joneses is matched only by her desperation to sweep her wrongdoings under the rug,” according to the network. The unbelievable true story features a church pianist and Bible school teacher, an affair, Friday the 13th, and a brutal ax murder that has already inspired a book and a movie!

Update on William Petit and his new wife six years after the horrifying Cheshire Murders

Tonight HBO airs a documentary about some particularly horrifying events that took place in the town of Cheshire, Connecticut on July 23, 2007. Former endocrinologist William Petit’s wife Jennifer Hawke-Petit and daughters Michaela (11,) and Haley (17) were murdered during a terrifying home invasion that was supposed to be a quick robbery but turned into a brutal seven-hour torture. Now William Petit is trying to rebuild a new life and keep the nightmares at bay.