While “Serial” certainly helped put true crime podcasts on the map, it isn’t the only chilling and addicting series in the genre. Whether you’re looking to immerse yourself in a cold case or keep up with the details of a high-profile murder, you won’t be able to stop yourself from binging on these investigations.
Here are seven of the best true crime podcasts from 2017:
1. “Dirty John”
In the Los Angeles Times’ “Dirty John,” host and reporter Christopher Goffard serializes the nightmarish relationship between interior designer Debra Newell and her husband John Meehan, a seemingly perfect doctor who slowly entangles Debra and her family into a “complex web of love, deception, forgiveness, denial and survival.” The unsettling, six-part narrative will make you question the lengths we go to for the ones we love.
From the producers of “Serial,” “S-Town” follows host and producer Brian Reed as he investigates the