Todd Kohlhepp: A Chilling Profile of one of America’s Newest Serial Killers

Todd Kohlhepp is one of America's newest serial killers. He was caught in November 2016 after being undiscovered for thirteen years in the American South. The following is an...
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Donald “Pee Wee” Gaskins – The Meanest Man in America

Born on March 13th 1933 in Florence County, South Carolina, Donald Henry Gaskins Jr has been given a number of nicknames including the “Meanest Man in America”, “The Redneck...
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Scream, Murder, and Moral Panics

To mark the twentieth anniversary of Wes Craven’s game-changing slasher, Scream, Wicked Horror presents a week of specially-themed content celebrating the movie’s enduring appeal. In this installment, April Bennett...
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Five Horrifying Acts of Historical Cannibalism

Horror auteur Eli Roth completed the film The Green Inferno in 2013, inspired by the gruesome cannibal flicks of the 1970s, such as Cannibal Holocaust and Cannibal Ferox. The...

The Horrifying True Story Of The Scandal At Tri-State Crematory

On February 15, 2002, police were called to the Tri-State Crematory, an establishment built to properly cremate the dead located in Noble, Georgia. Investigators were called numerous times over the preceding two years,...

The Scariest, Most Overlooked Aspects of Real-Life Serial Killers

Real life, unfortunately, will always be more terrifying than the movies. There are plenty of people in history, even recent history, who have done all manner of unspeakable things....
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5 Standout Episodes of Casefile True Crime Podcast

Though it never truly left, true crime storytelling is back in the forefront again. One of the ways that true crime addicts like myself like to feed our fascination...
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Dead Bodies Being Found During Pokemon Go Play!

Since its launch just a few days ago, Pokemon Go has taken the world by storm. Not only is everyone talking about but it has become the top-grossing app...
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Why It’s so Hard to Make Movies About Real-Life Serial Killers

Slasher movies are not hard to come by. They’re a dime a dozen. Even films about fictional serial killers, like the beloved Hannibal Lecter series, have done incredibly well...
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Tourist Captures Ghost at “The Shining” Hotel!

Earlier this week, Houston native, Henry Yau took some photo's at the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado. The Stanley Hotel, as you probably know, is the inspiration for Stephen...

A Brief History of Haunted Attractions

Every year, countless people in America, and around the world, line up at haunted attractions. Whether it is a hayride, scavenger hunt, maze, or haunted house, these attractions rake in...
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Rotting Corpse Found On Easter Egg Hunt

Easter egg hunts are a lovely way to celebrate Easter Sunday and great fun for children of all ages. Unfortunately for Tara Hanouskova of Knoxville, Tennessee, her child's Easter egg hunt...

The Story Behind The People’s Temple And The Jonestown Massacre

On November 18, 1978, an American cult led by Jim Jones orchestrated a mass-suicide that claimed the lives of over 900 people, 287 of which were children murdered by...

Would You Rather? A Look at Horror Movie Killers and Their Serial Killer Counterparts

Within horror there is an entire subgenre dedicated to our favorite prolific horror movie killers. Whether this be Michael Myers slowly chasing constantly falling teenage girls, Jason Voorhees preventing premarital...
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Teen Bites off Victim’s Face After Killing Couple

Police walked into a shocking and gruesome scene at a home in Tequesta, Florida last week. Deputies found 19-year-old student, Austin Harrouff hovering over one of his victims, and biting...