Criminal Confessions

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  • 2017
  • 3 Seasons
  • 7.8  (180)

In the true crime series Criminal Confessions, police try to get suspects to confess to crimes. The series examines the techniques that police use to extract an on-camera admission of guilt. Some of the cases covered have been the subject of widespread media hype.

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Cold Justice Confessions
14. Cold Justice Confessions
March 7, 2020
In 1981, a mother vanishes from the Hernando woods and the case goes cold. 33 years later, local detectives take the baton from Kelly Siegler and the Cold Justice team only to find that obtaining a confession may be the only way to solve the case.
A Helpful Witness
13. A Helpful Witness
February 29, 2020
When Kim Allen is found murdered in her home, her estranged and abusive husband is the likely suspect. A risky bluff by detectives takes the case in a surprising direction.
Two Fires, One Victim
12. Two Fires, One Victim
February 22, 2020
When a young woman's body is found burning in the woods just off the side of the road, investigators are left wondering not only who she is, but who could have done this to her. They follow a trail of fire, fury, and falsities to get to the truth.
Professional Suspect
11. Professional Suspect
February 15, 2020
When a loving mother and wife is found shot in her own bed, investigators know they are dealing with a homicide. The case goes cold for two years until two determined detectives set their sights on justice and reveal a murder-for-hire plot.
Not My DNA
10. Not My DNA
February 8, 2020
When a beloved school teacher is gunned down in public, a known felon's DNA and phone records link him to the crime. But when Gwinnett County Police investigators arrest the man, they discover the real killer might actually be someone else entirely.
His Final Fight
9. His Final Fight
February 1, 2020
A Navy veteran is brutally beaten during a home robbery. In order to find the killer, police must sift through various lies as several suspects desperately attempt to cover their tracks.
The Worst Betrayal
8. The Worst Betrayal
January 25, 2020
After a sheriff's deputy discovers a missing woman murdered in the backyard of her family home, investigators must determine whether the victim was killed by a mysterious driver seen lingering outside the house, or someone unexpected.
Who Killed Little Mama?
7. Who Killed Little Mama?
January 18, 2020
When an elderly, free spirit comes into a large sum of money she is mercilessly attacked to within an inch of her life. Investigators uncover a twisted trail of addiction, brutality and betrayal with a surprise killer in plain sight.
Killer Friends
6. Killer Friends
January 11, 2020
After a divorced mother is found murdered in her home, police discover she had an unusual array of people involved in her life. In order to figure out if one of them was her killer they must separate truth from lies.
The Kill Club
5. The Kill Club
January 4, 2020
A beloved member of the local community is brutally murdered with part of his body apparently taken as a souvenir by the killer. Detectives try to make sense of this horrifying crime despite conflicting stories and a possible false confession.
She Never Came Home
4. She Never Came Home
December 28, 2019
When 19-year-old Kenia disappears, her family immediately begins conducting their own investigation to find her. As the police join them in their efforts, they follow alarming leads that cause them to believe Kenia won't be found alive.
A Killer App
3. A Killer App
December 21, 2019
A crazed rideshare app driver goes on a seven-hour shooting spree, killing six people and critically injuring two. He claims the app took over his body and made him do it, while those suffering the loss of loved ones struggle to understand why.
Vanished In The Night
2. Vanished In The Night
December 14, 2019
After getting a call that a wife and mother had been missing for 10 years, sheriffs launch an investigation that uncovers a threesome relationship, an eerie deathbed confession, and a web of lies spanning a decade that leads them to the truth.
Chris Watts: Confession Untold
1. Chris Watts: Confession Untold
December 7, 2019
Investigators speak for the first time on one of the most baffling cases they've encountered, exposing the devastating truth about what happened to Shanann Watts and her two daughters at the hands of a seemingly devoted husband and father, Chris Watts.
Description

In the true crime series Criminal Confessions, police try to get suspects to confess to crimes. The series examines the techniques that police use to extract an on-camera admission of guilt. Some of the cases covered have been the subject of widespread media hype.

  • Premiere Date
    October 1, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (180)