Update: Amanda Knox’s Story

Amanda Knox Blog We have an update on Amanda Knox's story. Read below to learn about the latest news in this ongoing saga.   January 30, 2014 Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were found guilty by an Italian appeals court for the 2007 murder of Knox’s roommate, Meredith Kercher. They were first convicted of the... Read more

Truly Chilling

Truly Chilling: Here at the Crime Museum we have a particular interest in bizarre crimes, especially in October, when we’re working to bring you Fright at the Museum. Working with Kalila Smith, an expert on New Orleans history and the paranormal, we bring you a series of discussions of history’s creepiest crimes, from the perspectives of paranormal experts and forensic scientists... Read more

Green River Killer Charged for 49th Murder

On February 18, 2011, the Green River Killer pleaded guilty to his 49th murderGary Ridgway, the confessed killer, is currently serving 48 consecutive life sentences in Washington State Penitentiary for his slaying spree that began in 1982.  His targets were primarily prostitutes or runaways, many of whom were later found near the banks of the Green River just south of Seattle, Washington—thus... Read more