History's Crimes and Trials

  • 1999
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Celebrated crimes and the legal proceedings that followed are examined. Included are episodes on Charles Manson, Al Capone and Pretty Boy Floyd.

Episode Guide

Death in Numbers: Jonestown Massacre; Charles Whitman

February 16, 2003

Stranglers: Boston Strangler; Hillside Stranglers

December 1, 2002

Breaking the Banks: John Dillinger; U.S. Brinks Robbery

December 1, 2002

Moscow's Massacres: Massacres of the Tsar; Stalin and the Purges

December 1, 2002

The Mafia at War: Mafia Wars; Lucky Luciano

December 1, 2002

Murder on the Run: Bonnie and Clyde; Charles Starkweather

December 29, 2001

Unsolved Cases: Zodiac Killer; Green River Case; Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping

December 29, 2001

Gangland Chicago: Al Capone; Great Midwest Gangs

December 29, 2001

Nazi War Crimes: Hitler and the Nuremberg Trials; Trial of Adolf Eichmann

December 29, 2001

Cult of Death: Manson Family Murders; Jonestown Massacre

December 29, 2001

Serial Killers: Ted Bundy; Richard Speck

December 29, 2001

Doctors of Death: Dr. Crippen; Dr. Sam Sheppard

December 29, 2001

Public Enemy No. 1: John Dillinger; Ma Barker; Other Public Enemies

December 29, 2001

The Jonestown Massacre

August 14, 2000

The Black Panther

July 14, 2000

Dennis Nilsen: The Kindly Killer

June 27, 2000

Mafia Wars

May 23, 2000

Howard Hughes Biography Hoax

May 16, 2000

The Hillside Stranglers

April 28, 2000

Charles Starkweather

April 26, 2000

Charles Whitman: Austin Sniper

April 24, 2000

The Hammersmith Murders: Jack the Stripper

April 19, 2000

Judge Joe Peel

April 7, 2000

Cops and Robbers: The U.S. Brinks Robbery; Murph the Surf

April 5, 2000

Martin Luther King

April 4, 2000

Public Enemy No. 1

January 31, 2000

John Duffy: The Railway Killer

January 24, 2000

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  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Celebrated crimes and the legal proceedings that followed are examined. Included are episodes on Charles Manson, Al Capone and Pretty Boy Floyd.

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