Tag: True Crime

Controversial CrimeCon raises moral dilemma

Last November, three University of Idaho students — Madison Mogen, Kaylee Goncalves and Xana Kernodle — along with their friend Ethan Chapin were murdered in off-campus housing by doctoral student Bryan Kohberger.  This case was a media frenzy, with TikTok conspiracy theories and accounts on X — formerly known as […]

Casey Anthony documentary accused of enabling killer

Peacock, an online streaming service, recently released a docuseries titled “Casey Anthony: Where the Truth Lies.”  Its single season consists of three episodes, and the description claims the docuseries “offers a jaw-dropping new perspective on the untimely death of 2-year-old Caylee” by letting Casey Anthony share her story. In December […]

True crime series romanticizes Dahmer’s violence

Within the past few years, true crime and serial killers have become an odd, entertaining interest in the media. Podcasts like “Morbid” and “Crime Junkie” delve into unsolved murders and the most infamous killers. True Crime Magazine has links to real, awful crime scene photos from the Hillside Strangler to […]

True crime: Intriguing hobby or active hazard?

Photo courtesy of Brandon Anderson, Flickr For the past few years, true crime has become a popular trend in modern media. Podcasts, Netflix and YouTube are just some of the hot spots for true crime content. Bailey Sarian, popular for her “Murder Mystery and Makeup Mondays” series, has 5.65 million […]