Watch some of the most popular UK crime documentary series that bring shocking tales of love, money, and revenge to light. Explore real-life British crime dramas and delve deeper into famous British police investigations from history.
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Documentaries To Watch
True crime in real time. This is how you really catch a murderer.
Stacey Dooley Investigates: Beaten by My Boyfriend
Why are domestic abuse cases so prevalent? Stacey Dooley meets victims and abusers.
Dark Son: The Hunt for a Serial Killer
The fascinating story of the biggest unsolved serial murder in British criminal history.
A Very British Murder
Lucy Worsley investigates why we are so fascinated by grisly, gruesome murders
Catching The Black Cab Rapist
John Worboys preyed on the women of London, drugging, raping and sexually assaulting over 100 victims in his taxi cab between 2000 and 2008.
The Prince and The Epstein Scandal
As Prince Andrew steps back from the public eye, the victims of Jeffrey Epstein speak out
Louis Theroux: Jimmy Savile Revisited
Louis Theroux scrutinizes his relationship with disgraced entertainer Jimmy Savile
Murder in the Badlands
Four young women. Four decades. Four brutal murders. All unsolved.
Secrets of the Falklands
A Royal Marine walks out of a bar … and disappears without a trace.
The Murder Detectives
You’re in the room as detectives and suspects unravel a real-life murder mystery.
Prince Andrew and The Epstein Scandal – The Newsnight Interview
In this candid interview, Andrew reveals his connection to Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell.
Taken: Hunting the Sex Traffickers
Can a secret police investigation find the masterminds behind a human trafficking gang?
Married to a Psychopath
The gripping true crime story of a detective’s relentless pursuit of a ruthless killer.
Jack the Ripper – The Case Reopened
Casting a new light on the Jack the Ripper case
The Trial of Louise Woodward
Exploring the trial that gripped America, 25 years on
House of Maxwell
How the Maxwells, from father Robert to daughter Ghislaine, became embroiled in scandal.
Deepfake Porn: You Could Be Next
The rise of deepfake porn, a new form of image-based sexual abuse.
The Quintinshill Rail Disaster
Reinvestigating the deadliest rail crash in British history that killed over 200 people
Tareena: Return From ISIS
The extraordinary story of Tareena Shakil, the first British woman to be jailed when returning from ISIS.
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Untold: The Wests
It’s one of Britain’s most notorious crimes: a killer couple living in a house of horrors. The 12 women killing spree went undiscovered for years. With exclusive witness testimony and rarely seen archival footage, this definitive true crime documentary reveals the true horror of The Wests. Told by those who lived it, this is the story of how an innocuous couple became notorious killers.
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Untold: The Murder of James Bulger
This is the inside story of the murder of toddler James Bulger.