Historical Crime

If we know anything about history, these crimes were probably even more brutal in real life. These accounts still bring those eras into vivid focus.
By
Kim Linekin

Gotham

Long before he was commissioner, rookie cop James Gordon takes on Gotham City crime and corruption to avenge the murder of Bruce Wayne's parents.

Peaky Blinders

A notorious gang in 1919 Birmingham, England, is led by the fierce Tommy Shelby, a crime boss set on moving up in the world no matter the cost.

Narcos

As drug lord Pablo Escobar rises, Colombian and U.S. law enforcement find themselves battling an enemy who will do anything to keep his empire.

The Great Train Robbery

From the acclaimed writer of the hit series Broadchurch come two ninety-minute films chronicling the true story of the 1963 Great Train Robbery. On 8 August, 1963 Britain awakens to the news of the biggest robbery in the country's history.

The Pinkertons

Father-and-son detectives partner with a female forensics expert and undercover operative to solve robberies, abductions and murders in the Wild West.

Ripper Street

It's been six months since the last Jack the Ripper killing, and East London is hopeful that his reign of terror might have run its course.