The 2004 murder of Pennsylvania resident Christina Colon, who was found shot to death in a quarry, is recalled. Colon was five-months pregnant at the time of her death. The victim's married boyfriend, Damien Schlager, was convicted of murdering Colon and her unborn child.
The 1999 murder of Michigan businessman Bruce Miller, who was shot at his workplace in Genesee County. The killer was having an Internet relationship with Miller's wife, Sharee, and committed suicide in 2000, shortly before evidence emerged that implicated Sharee Miller, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit murder.
The 2003 shooting death of Louisiana Tech assistant professor Stephanie Pepper Sims is recalled. She disappeared in January 2003 and her body was found weeks later in the Jackson Bienville Wildlife Management Area. Wayne J. Guidry Jr., who shared an apartment with Sims, was convicted of second-degree murder and received a life sentence.
The 2001 shooting death of Oklahoma advertising executive Rob Andrew is recalled. The victim's wife, Brenda Andrew, and her boyfriend, Jim Pavatt, were both convicted of murder for their roles in the killing, and they were sentenced to death.
The 2004 murder of South Carolina resident Vickie Lander Beckham, who was kidnapped and bludgeoned to death by her husband, Stephen Beckham, is recalled. Stephen Beckham was sentenced to life in prison for the killing.
The 2004 killing of New Jersey resident Michelle Nyce, whose body was found in a crashed SUV in a staged accident, is examined. Nyce was bludgeoned by her husband, Jonathan Nyce (who was convicted of manslaughter) before being placed in the vehicle.
The 1991 shooting death of Michigan television news anchor Diane King is recalled. The victim was murdered by her husband, Bradford King, as she stood on the driveway of their home after returning from a trip. Bradford King received a life sentence.
The second season begins with a report on the 1994 murder of Maine resident Crystal Perry, who was stabbed to death in her Bridgton home. DNA at the crime scene led to the arrest and conviction of Michael Hutchinson, who was given a life sentence.