From Ted Bundy to Richard Ramirez, Netflix have plenty to offer true crime fanatics.

Best true crime documentaries: 10 of the best true crime documentaries on Netflix about serial killers

The streaming service has fast become the go to platform for a chilling serial killer docu-series. Here is a list of the most popular serial killer programmes on Netflix UK.

Friday, 3rd December 2021, 9:53 am

True crime isn’t for everyone, but the movies and documentaries have been more popular than ever on streaming platform Netflix, especially with the range of choice they offer when it comes to true crime documentaries. Those that centre their focus on the world’s most evil criminals – serial killers – are still the most popular, however.

From Bundy to Dahmer to Ramirez – Netflix has a boat load of true crime documentaries which delve deep into the twisted minds of the world’s most evil criminals.

Be it morbid curiosity or a desire to find out more details about the crimes committed, the popularity of serial killer documentaries have risen immensely – and there’s no better place than Netflix for an abundance of choice.

But how do you know which are the most informative and respected ones to watch? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

If you’re looking for something new to watch, take a look at our list of the highest-rated serial killer true crime series now streaming on Netflix, based on viewer ratings from popular review site Rotten Tomatoes.

This list is in no particular order.

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