Podcast popularity shows no sign of slowing down since their launch in 2004, and true crime podcasts have become some of the most interesting, addictive and lucrative genres in the game.
And several podcasts offer a fascinating insight into some of the world’s most twisted minds that we had never had before.
A large amount of true crime podcasts focus on notorious serial killers now available on Apple Podcasts and, if you are searching for that type of podcast, you’d be forgiven for feeling overwhelmed with choice.
Ted Bundy, Edmund Kemper and The Green River Killer have all been examined at length, with the popularity of true crime rising considerably in the past half a decade. For fans of the genre desperate to know more about specific crimes, podcasts often offer an insight unable to be found elsewhere.
However, finding a series that is destined to keep you listening to episodes you didn’t even know you wanted to listen to can be taxing.
So, if you’re a true crime fan, we saved you the hassle of finding the most popular pods which focus on some of the world’s most evil people by seeing which true crime podcasts are most highly rated on Apple podcasts.