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Missing Mom Danniella Vian Was Found Dead In A Submerged Car—How Did She Get There?

Inside the ongoing investigation to find out what happened in the disappearance and the tragic discovery of the 24-year-old single mom.

Police Said Teen Holly Moore Committed Suicide, But Not Everyone Is Convinced

Troubling questions about Holly Moore's hanging death just one week after she turned 19 have many calling for a new investigation.

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Missing Mom Danniella Vian Was Found Dead In A Submerged Car—How Did She Get There? Jun 27, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Inside the ongoing investigation to find out what happened in the disappearance and the tragic discovery of the 24-year-old single …

Police Said Teen Holly Moore Committed Suicide, But Not Everyone Is Convinced Jun 27, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Troubling questions about Holly Moore's hanging death just one week after she turned 19 have many calling for a new investigation.

In 2013, Kelsie Schelling Sent An Ultrasound Image To Her Boyfriend — Then Disappeared Jun 17, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Donthe Lucas is awaiting trial for his ex-girlfriend's alleged murder but, after six long years of searching, her body has never b …

Death At Mile Marker 181: What Really Happened To Jaleayah Davis? Jun 17, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

It was ruled an accident, but questions still surround the 2011 car crash that allegedly killed the 20-year-old — including suspic …

UPDATE: What Really Happened To Carla Stefaniak? Feb 18, 2020

By: Catherine Townsend

For her 36th birthday, Florida insurance agent Carla Stefaniak traveled to Costa Rica with her sister-in-law for a dream vacation. …

Will The Mystery Of 13-Year-Old Dylan Redwine's Death Ever Be Solved? May 31, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

After his parents' bitter divorce, tensions ran high – and according to his brother, Cory, and his mother, Elaine, Dylan was not l …

The Delphi Snapchat Murders: Who Killed Abby Williams & Libby German? May 31, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

At 2:07, Libby posted a photo on Snapchat of Abby crossing Monon High Bridge, an abandoned railroad bridge over Deer Creek.

Realtor Murdered By Phony House Shoppers Who Fled; Who Killed Lindsay Buziak & Why? May 23, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

In 2008, realtor Lindsay Buziak showed a home to an unknown pair of clients and was inexplicably stabbed to death. The search for …

What Happened To Missing Teen Brookelyn Farthing After She Texted 'I'm Scared'? Jun 3, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

In 2013, a Kentucky teenager texted “I'm scared” before leaving only her shoes, a bag, and a flaming couch behind.

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Missing In America: Can You Help Us Find Them? 18 Photos

By: Crime Feed Staff

Have you seen these missing children and teens?

The Top 9 Highlights From ‘Homicide Hunter: Joe Kenda’ That ID Editors Won’t Forget 9 Photos

By: Christine Colby

As the beloved “Homicide Hunter: Joe Kenda” comes to a close, we asked Investigation Discovery staff to share a favorite episode f …

10 Hero Dads Who Risked Everything To Fight Back Against Crime 10 Photos

By: Mike McPadden

In the face of violence against their families, these fathers stood tall — and some took the ultimate fall. When it comes to defen …

10 Of The Most Horrifying Serial Killer Couples 11 Photos

Many families are still demanding answers to what happened to their loved ones.

Mug Shots Of The Month For July 2019 7 Photos

By: Christine Colby

What is it about Summer? Here is the new crop of the month's most compelling mug shots.

Mother's Day Gifts For Moms Who Are Obsessed With True Crime 10 Photos

By: Christine Colby

Flowers and spa days are all well and good, but not every mom wants a traditional Mother's Day gift. Here's a gift guide for the m …

True Stories Of Good Neighbors Who Helped Catch Suspected Crooks & Fight Crime 7 Photos

By: Mike McPadden

Check out these heroic examples of real-life neighbors who helped police close a missing person case, stop alleged serial burglars …

5 Times Big Families Got Into Big Trouble With Tragic Results 5 Photos

By: Mike McPadden

Usually a large family translates to magnified amounts of love and contentment. In cases when multiple children are adopted, it's …

What If You Were Related To An Infamous Killer? 10 Photos

By: Mike McPadden

Imagine if a slayer of the magnitude of Dennis Rader, Charles Manson, or the Green River Killer were your parent or grandparent.Su …

13 Of The Creepiest Quotes From Real Killers 13 Photos

By: Mike McPadden

Whether trying to explain their dark motives or describing how it felt to take a human life, real quotes from the mouths and minds …

UPDATE: 5 Interesting Facts About The Scott Peterson Case Oct 15, 2020

By: Catherine Townsend

California governor Gavin Newsom has imposed a moratorium on the death penalty, which could mean that Death Row inmates — includin …

Here's Why This Teen Created A Fake Beauty Store Mar 7, 2021

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Domestic violence victims get help from a psychologist posing as a salesperson who sends law enforcement if an “order” is placed.

How A Botched No-Knock Raid Led To Amir Locke’s Tragic Shooting Death Feb 14, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Loved ones “just flabbergasted” the 22-year-old Minnesota man “was killed in this way,” lawyer says.

Florida Granny, 65, Fights Off 300-Pound Attacker With Baseball Bat Apr 18, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Cops said he was trying to break into her car; she said, “I took that bat and hit him upside the head like 'pi-yah!'”

Enough is Enough! Donate To Help Reduce Inequality Jun 3, 2020

Support these organizations and do your part to bring the world together and fight for a fair and just society.

Defiant 65-Year-Old Woman Appears To Resist Arrest At Traffic Stop For Taillight, Gets Tased Aug 1, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

"I tried to kick you because I'm a country girl,” Debra Hamil told the arresting officer.

UPDATE: Ohio Teen Na’kia Crawford Shot While Running Errands With Her Grandmother Jun 18, 2020

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Na’kia Crawford “deserves justice,” Akron’s mayor says of the “senseless” killing.

US Marshals Present ‘In Pursuit With John Walsh’ Staff With Capture Certificates Apr 1, 2019

By: Michelle Sigona

Luis Frias, previously a US Marshals Top 15 Most Wanted fugitive, is this program's first direct result capture.

Bill Cosby Tweets From Prison On Father’s Day, Claiming He’s Still 'America’s Dad' Jun 17, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Cosby also included the hashtags #RenewedOathToOurFamily and #FarFromFinished.

True Crime News Roundup: Elderly Man Missing For Months Found Dead In Trash Can Outside His Home May 20, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Plus: NYC sixth-grader struck and killed by stray bullet; New Hampshire police search for person of interest in double homicide; F …

'Impact of Murder': New Investigation Discovery Series Gives Victims A Voice Jul 12, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

By using the victim impact statements given in court as a storytelling device, the victims' stories will be told by those who knew …

Husband Hired Homeless Drug Addict To Rape His Wife For $200 Feb 25, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Russell Higgins told his wife to let the rape continue or it would be “very bad” for her, their children, and their grandchildren.

5 Things To Know About Pam Hupp And The Murder Of Betsy Faria Mar 22, 2022

The murder of Betsy Faria gripped Troy, Missouri, when the terminally ill woman was found dead in her home just after Christmas in …

5 Things To Know About The Mysterious Staircase Death of Kathleen Peterson May 4, 2022

By: Crime Feed Staff

In 2003, Michael Peterson went to jail for life without the possibility of parole for the murder of his wife, Kathleen — but that …

Is The Unsolved Killing Of Georgette Bauerdorf Linked To The Black Dahlia Case? Jan 16, 2019

By: The Lineup

Georgette Bauerdorf's screams went unanswered, and her murder remains a mystery.

Seattle Dad 'Made A Bad Decision' & Vanished With His Daughter Apr 23, 2020

By: Michelle Sigona

Julia Potter vanished with her father after he lost custody in 2014.

Parents Arrested After 3-Year-Old’s Body Found In Container Of Acid In Closet Feb 19, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Police say a Texas couple attempted to cover up their daughter's alleged drowning death by dissolving her remains in a bucket stas …

5 Things You May Not Know About Marilyn Monroe’s Life And Death May 3, 2022

The owner of the company that transported Monroe to the hospital claims the actress was alive in the ambulance the night of her de …