True Crime

Resources for True Crime Readers

New True Crime Books Documentaries & Series Cults
Cold Cases Historical Cases Organized Crime
Serial Killers Podcasts True Crime Storytime

New True Crime Books



Documentaries & Series


For more true crime documentaries, check out this list.



For more books on cults, check out this list.

Cold Cases


For more books on cold cases, check out this list.

Historical Cases


For more books on historical cases, check out this list.

Organized Crime


For more books on organized crime, check out this list.

Serial Killers


For more books on serial killers, check out this list.


Can't get enough true crime podcasts? Check out this list, compiled by Valerie Forrestal, web services librarian at CUNY-Staten Island.

True Crime Storytime

In June 2021, Library director Laverne Mann and adult services librarian Claire Thomas (along with Amelia Rodriguez from the Mercer County Library System, Lawrence HQ and Valerie Forrestal from CUNY-Staten Island) presented at the New Jersey Library Association annual conference. We shared our favorite true crime documentaries & series, podcasts, and books!