28 Best True Crime YouTube Channels of 2022 (Ranked by Popularity)

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We curated the best YouTube channels for people interested in true crime. This list is in order of the highest subscribers.

1. True Crime Daily

True Crime Daily delivers in-depth true crime sagas showcasing the very best of crime journalism. From unsolved murders to compelling mysteries, undercover investigations and shocking crimes caught on camera, TCD brings stories from across America to national attention.

Subscribers: 4960000

Views: 2582637912

Joined: Jul 12, 2014

Popular Video: Man brings pizza to teen’s house, meets Chris Hansen instead (54M Views)

2. Law&Crime Network

Law & Crime is the leading multi-platform network that covers live court video, high-profile criminal trials, crazy crime, celebrity justice, and smart legal analysis. Created by TV’s top legal commentator and attorney, Dan Abrams, Law & Crime brings common sense written and video analysis to the often confusing and always intriguing world of the law.

Subscribers: 4060000

Views: 1937866096

Joined: Aug 29, 2015

Popular Video: Bodycam Shows Police Tasing Armed Woman in Florida Walmart (47M Views)

3. Crimes and Times with Michael Tabman

Crimes and Times is a live streaming news talk show hosted by Retired FBI Special Agent in Charge Michael Tabman. Crime, violence, terrorism, organized crime, fraud, national security, intelligence and everything in between.

Subscribers: 369000

Views: 42949

Joined: 23,401

Popular Video: Crimes and Times with Michael Tabman – Hell’s Angels Infiltration (3.8K Views)

4. FBI – Federal Bureau of Investigation

Official FBI YouTube. Submit tips at tips.fbi.gov. Public info may be used for authorized purposes: justice.gov/doj/privacy-policy.

Subscribers: 215000

Views: 70694544

Joined: Oct 30, 2005

Popular Video: Surveillance Video Related to Boston Bombings (21M Views)

5. It’s A Crime

Welcome to It’s A Crime. I’m Linda. I have loved true crime since I was a teenager. I am after the truth and have the justice card in me.

Subscribers: 205000

Views: 27269999

Joined: Nov 12, 2019

Popular Video: Chris Watts Update 2020 – Christopher Lee Watts DID Have Help!! (2.8M Views)

6. Ian Alleyne Network

I AM HERE TO SPEAK OUT AGAINST INJUSTICE AND HIGHLIGHT THE PLIGHT AND SUFFERING OF OUR PEOPLE. IT’S A JUNGLE OUT THERE! If you have any information or breaking news please call 294-4081/290-4426/390-4426/330-4426 and give your report.

Subscribers: 124000

Views: 42294227

Joined: Dec 14, 2016


7. Unmasked True Crime

Welcome to the dark side. I’m a story teller and truth seeker. My channel is for those who love true crime, mysteries, and the paranormal, mixed with a bit of morbid humor.

Subscribers: 121000

Views: 8634291

Joined: May 20, 2019

Popular Video: Unmasking Nichol Kessinger (Part 1) (974K Views)

8. Amber Loves Mystery

I HAVE NO TWITTER ACCOUNT. I deleted TWITTER MONTHS and MONTHS ago. Well over 90 days. Someone else is impersonating me using my old @ since I never re-activated my account. Please report any accounts posing as me. Thank you ♥️

Subscribers: 92900

Views: 6200472

Joined: 42195


9. Gray Hughes Investigates

Gray Hughes Investigates and the Freak family, look at cold and missing person cases, primarily focusing on the little known cases that have been long forgotten or receive very little coverage. We look at cases using current and old newspaper articles and map out locations using google earth, which lead to the development of rational theories based on the reported facts.

Subscribers: 87600

Views: 23316766

Joined: Jun 14, 2006

Popular Video: WOW! it all makes sense now!!!!! Kenneka Jenkins Updated Surveillance Sequence 3 (2.2M Views)

10. Crime Vault

Crime Vault was created to fill the needs of those who like serial killer documentaries, crime documentaries, crime news and a great community. Enjoy your stay

Subscribers: 56700

Views: 1841129

Joined: Jan 19, 2016

Popular Video: Vincent Li – The Canadian Cannibal from the Greyhound Bus (288K Views)

11. West Midlands Police

Our vision: Preventing crime, protecting the public and helping those in need To report a crime please call 101 or if it is an emergency then dial 999.

Subscribers: 44100

Views: 19137185

Joined: Jun 11, 2007

Popular Video: Police helicopter tracks down laser pen party lout (3.6M Views)

12. Crime After Crime

A true crime podcast featuring Danelle Hallan and John Lordan.

Subscribers: 35900

Views: 1202488

Joined: Aug 9, 2018

Popular Video: Episode 9 – Murdering Mother-In-Laws (43K Views)

13. Police off the Cuff

Two former NYPD Cops, one Detective, and one Sergeant both turned comedians sharing war stories, giving you a peak behind the badge, and talking about comedy, current events, and everything in between. Imagine sitting in a bar and hearing war stories told by some of the best who ever carried the badge.

Subscribers: 33800

Views: 2885091

Joined: Feb 21, 2019

Popular Video: The Mafia Cops #LouEppolito #SteveCaracappa #GaspipeCasso #NYPD #JimmyHydell #Corruption (30K Views)

14. UnJustified

Reporting on True Crime Cases- Both Past and Present The Truth, The Facts, The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly on an Unbiased and sometimes VERY Unpopular Opinion!

Subscribers: 19100

Views: 1403432

Joined: Apr 30, 2020

Popular Video: New Details around Chris Watts Case since the Netflix documentary aired. (91K Views)

15. OfficialDCPolice

The official YouTube page for the Metropolitan Police Department (Washington, DC). This page contains useful videos, bulletins, and other information to help prevent and solve crime in the Nation’s Capital.

Subscribers: 16900

Views: 12588391

Joined: Aug 30, 2011

Popular Video: Community Briefing Video: Deon Kay (793K Views)


Welcome to Reporter Room with Jessica de la Davies I’m an Investigative Journalist and am Verified on Twitter as a Journalist. Reporter Room was recently selected by FeedSpot panelists as one of the top True Crime YouTube Channels on the web.

Subscribers: 16200

Views: 1321256

Joined: Aug 21, 2021

Popular Video: ARRESTS ARE COMING | KIELY RODNI UPDATE – REPORTER ROOM #KielyRodni #KielyRodney #SamiSmith #Jagger (157k Views)

17. LPR Presents

LPR Presents is a true crime docu-series that aims to be curated and complete, focusing on the people aspect as much as the crime. Going deep, I try to paint a picture of all those involved, a full spectrum lead up to the criminal act.

Subscribers: 15700

Views: 1234511

Joined: Jan 8, 2020

Popular Video: Something Criminal S02 E02 Chris Watts Part One: Shanann Watts (478k Views)

18. Left Undone

True Crime Stories Shaking the News. We dig deep into the most newsworthy true crime cases.

Subscribers: 15100

Views: 1732114

Joined: Aug 14, 2019

Popular Video: Gannon Stauch The HEARTBREAKING FULL STORY (2020) Letecia Stauch Stepmother (122k Views)

19. redrum media

Kaylee Palmer, retired Investigator, explores true crime cases to help find answers for those who seek them the most. Join us on our latest adventure by following our podcast, Undetected.

Subscribers: 12100

Views: 1090686

Joined: Nov 21, 2018

Popular Video: Chris Watts Secret Calculator Photos & Videos of Mistress Nichol Kessinger & The Secret Getaway (81k Views)

20. Crime Hound

Crime Hound examines stories about Jane and John Does, missing people, unidentified crime victims, true crime, or other stores of criminal injustice. While I have some stories of criminal events, the focus is on injustice or finally obtaining justice.

Subscribers: 7320

Views: 820687

Joined: Jan 16, 2021

Popular Video: SOLVED: Four John Does, Just Identified This Year (25k Views)

21. Down The Rabbit Hole – True Crime

You fell Down The Rabbit Hole, some curious information awaits you. True Crime, Interrogations, Documentaries

Subscribers: 5910

Views: 507246

Joined: Dec 9, 2008

Popular Video: Michael Patterson Interrogation – To Catch A Predator (64K Views)

22. Casey Hudson

True Crime, Cold Cases, Mystery, and Missing Persons I have always been somewhat of a junkie for true crime cases and I am hoping some good can come from bringing awareness to the missing persons cases I talk about.

Subscribers: 5180

Views: 199835

Joined: Feb 17, 2020

Popular Video: URGENT MISSING: Michael Joseph “Monkey” Vaughan | 5 year old missing from Fruitland, Idaho (28K Views)

23. Aimee Katherine

Although I didn’t start my channel until Sept 2020, my fascination for true crime extends many years before. Since I was a little one, I’ve been interested in true crime cases.

Subscribers: 4200

Views: 531572

Joined: Jun 1, 2017

Popular Video: Candus Wells Bly confirms to Unmasked that the video is on day Summer Wells was reported missing (36k Views)

24. CWBChicago

Public safety coverage from Chicago’s North Side.

Subscribers: 3930

Views: 3384397

Joined: Jun 7, 2014

Popular Video: Is That HER?? Boystown Diva Goes On Coffee Shop Rant (268K Views)

25. Alyssa Nicole {True Crime}

Just a woman with a History degree and a desire to bring attention to cases that remain unsolved.

Subscribers: 3600

Views: 43012

Joined: 186480

Popular Video: Kim Wall | What Has Peter Madsen Done? (Denmark 2017) (39K Views)

26. True Crime With Craig

Hey guys! My name is Craig and welcome to my channel 🙂 so on this channel, we cover a vast array of topics from the world of true crime

Subscribers: 1570

Views: 44138

Joined: 37,054

Popular Video: Belle Gibson | Faked Cancer To Make Millions (2.6K Views)

27. Sketchy Characters & Crime

Hey my pretties, I’m Carly Toon (no, not really). Welcome to my channel! Join me in discussing sketchy stories and characters while I… well… sketch.

Subscribers: 1300

Views: 99175

Joined: Jan 6, 2021

Popular Video: Finding Maya Millete. Timeline and Husband’s Statements. (15K Views)

28. True Crime Tales

Heya, welcome to my channel! I make true crime and cold case videos. I do my best to present the facts for all the cases I talk about.

Subscribers: 1110

Views: 44643

Joined: Feb 18, 2019

Popular Video: True Crime | Mary Bell: The Child Killer (6.7K Views)

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