The Best American True Crime Podcasts Right Now

The True Crime genre has proven itself to be a perfectly suited category for podcasts. No matter where you are you can indulge yourself in unsolved mysteries, terrifying psychopaths and grisly murders.

We have explored the massive world of American true crime podcasts and come up with a list of some of the best ones.

Crime Junkie

1. Crime Junkie

No. of episodes: 208
Latest episode: 2021-08-02
Creator: audiochuck

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Dateline NBC

2. Dateline NBC

No. of episodes: 381
Latest episode: 2021-08-03
Creator: NBC News

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Down The Hill: The Delphi Murders

3. Down The Hill: The Delphi Murders

No. of episodes: 12
Latest episode: 2021-02-08
Creator: WarnerMedia

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Morbid: A True Crime Podcast

4. Morbid: A True Crime Podcast

No. of episodes: 301
Latest episode: 2021-08-03
Creator: Morbid: A True Crime Podcast

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Motive for Murder

5. Motive for Murder

No. of episodes: 8
Latest episode: 2020-11-10
Creator: NBC News

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My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark

6. My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark

No. of episodes: 541
Latest episode: 2021-08-02
Creator: Exactly Right

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Park Predators

7. Park Predators

No. of episodes: 28
Latest episode: 2021-08-03
Creator: audiochuck

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You're Wrong About

8. You're Wrong About

No. of episodes: 138
Latest episode: 2021-07-26
Creator: Michael Hobbes & Sarah Marshall

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Serial Killers

9. Serial Killers

No. of episodes: 4
Latest episode: 2020-02-13
Creator: Parcast Network

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Unraveled: The Stalker's Web

10. Unraveled: The Stalker's Web

No. of episodes: 16
Latest episode: 2021-07-21
Creator: discovery+

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Criminal

11. Criminal

No. of episodes: 180
Latest episode: 2021-07-30
Creator: Criminal & Radiotopia

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Up and Vanished

12. Up and Vanished

No. of episodes: 101
Latest episode: 2021-08-03
Creator: Tenderfoot TV

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Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories

13. Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories

No. of episodes: 4
Latest episode: 2019-09-24
Creator: Parcast Network

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Sword and Scale

14. Sword and Scale

No. of episodes: 163
Latest episode: 2021-08-02
Creator: Incongruity

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True Crime Obsessed

15. True Crime Obsessed

No. of episodes: 248
Latest episode: 2021-08-03
Creator: Obsessed Network

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I Survived

16. I Survived

No. of episodes: 18
Latest episode: 2020-09-18
Creator: PodcastOne / A&E

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Conspiracy Theories

17. Conspiracy Theories

No. of episodes: 4
Latest episode: 2019-03-06
Creator: Parcast Network

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Unfinished

18. Unfinished

No. of episodes: 25
Latest episode: 2021-07-07
Creator: Witness Docs

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The Thing About Pam

19. The Thing About Pam

No. of episodes: 12
Latest episode: 2021-07-28
Creator: NBC News

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Hope in Darkness: The Josh Holt Story

20. Hope in Darkness: The Josh Holt Story

No. of episodes: 13
Latest episode: 2020-08-05
Creator: KSL Podcasts | Wondery

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The Generation Why Podcast

21. The Generation Why Podcast

No. of episodes: 343
Latest episode: 2021-08-02
Creator: Wondery

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Rotten Mango

22. Rotten Mango

No. of episodes: 94
Latest episode: 2021-07-28
Creator: Stephanie Soo & Audioboom

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Over My Dead Body

23. Over My Dead Body

No. of episodes: 12
Latest episode: 2021-07-27
Creator: Wondery

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Cold Case Files

24. Cold Case Files

No. of episodes: 194
Latest episode: 2021-08-03
Creator: PodcastOne / A&E

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Obsessed with: Disappeared

25. Obsessed with: Disappeared

No. of episodes: 70
Latest episode: 2021-07-28
Creator: Obsessed Network

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Where the Bodies Are Buried

26. Where the Bodies Are Buried

No. of episodes: 10
Latest episode: 2021-03-08
Creator: Audio Up, Inc.

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Cults

27. Cults

No. of episodes: 4
Latest episode: 2020-07-21
Creator: Parcast Network

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Crime Stories with Nancy Grace

28. Crime Stories with Nancy Grace

No. of episodes: 2,053
Latest episode: 2021-07-30
Creator: Crime Online & iHeartRadio

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