• There were no good old days

    From sadistic serial killers and ruthless mob bosses to the men who hunt them down, Real Crime is the first high-quality no-holds-barred true crime magazine on the newsstand

Real Crime

From the serial killers of the Age of Aquarius to the mob bosses of the Jazz Age and beyond, Real Crime is the first high-quality true crime magazine on the newsstand. Every issue of Real Crime reveals the untold stories behind the world’s most gripping cases, the breathtaking experiences of investigators and survivors, and blow-by-blow accounts of how lawbreakers were finally brought to justice.

Brand values

  • Sophisticated storytelling from bestselling writers
  • World-beating graphics and photography
  • Real insight and unflinching detail
  • Assured quality and accuracy from the creators of All About History

The Real Crime audience

The True Detective

The True Detective

The True Detective has a passion for great stories and jaw-dropping twists. They love blockbuster big screen thrillers and the latest hit crime dramas, and eagerly devour the latest HBO shows and Nordic noir.

The Eyewitness

The Eyewitness

The Eyewitness wants to get as close to the story as possible. Intrigued by psychology, first-hand accounts and real experiences, they engage with stories emotionally and are deeply affected by the things they discover.

The Investigator

The Investigator

The Investigator loves the thrill of discovery. Whether seeing cases cracked in documentaries or reading about the latest advances in CSI technology, they crave the detail behind the deeds.

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