- 2 Seasons
Catching Killers is a nonfiction television series that encompasses the investigations of serial killers and other famous murder cases. This series highlights the methods used to trace DNA as well as other tools to find the people responsible for grisly murders. The cases included the famous kidnapping of Charles Linderberg’s baby. Other famous cases include the BTK killer, the Green River killer and Gary Ridgeway from Seattle. This show shows how the advances in DNA and forensic science have improved their methods to track these vicious killers and bring them to justice. Ten years ago the techniques and methods available were not in the stages that would allow for the proper identification of killers as well as missing people. From botany to certain insects that exist on the crime scene these clues lead investigators to track down killers.