Every episode documents a town and its people through a murder that tore through it. The townspeople not only become our storytellers, but they also hold the clues to the puzzle that has forever changed their lives and how they understand their home.
Residents of Aurora are horrified when a beloved mother and hairstylist is found dead. In a case where everyone liked the victim, anyone could be the killer.
Elizabeth Baune was a pillar of her community until she was stabbed to death. Everyone is shocked to discover that her own kindness may have been behind her death.
When Alyce Seff's body is found in a wishing well, detectives are shocked to find that the elderly landlady had as many enemies as she had friends.
Christmas is ruined when hikers in New Mexico stumble across Roxanne Houston's shallow grave. Police rule her death a homicide but struggle to find a suspect.
Michael Lee Smith's body is found shot and dumped on the side of the road. Police are forced to sift through lies as they attempt to track down the killer.
When Marshall Dent's body is found in a shallow grave on Native American land after an anonymous phone call, authorities worry about possible gang activity.
Successful business owner MaryAnn Clibbery is brutally murdered in Illinois. A suspicious bag floating on the ice in the river unlocks the secrets of her slaying.
An affluent retirement community in Ohio is baffled when Barbara Howe vanishes one night. But soon Police find her body in the trunk of her car.
Christmas will never be the same for the Oklahoma residents whose dog drops a human skull onto their porch. Police must navigate the victim's past to find the truth.
Tray Phelps, a beloved father, son and fianc? is found beaten to death in his own driveway. When his killers are revealed, it shocks the small town.
Recounts the stories of humble Middle-American towns - and the shocking crimes that tore through them and devastated the local community.
A tip comes in from an unexpected Missouri resident that leads to the final resting ground of missing newlyweds Russell and Rebecca Porter.
When a good-natured casino worker is found dead in the woods in the small town of Laurel, Montana, every customer becomes a suspect.