The Staircase: A French mini-series about novelist Michael Peterson, accused of murdering his wife.

The Paradise Lost trilogy: Three teenagers are convicted of murdering three 8-year-old boys.

Dear Zachary: A moving story about the death of director Kurt Kuenne's friend, with a tragic twist.

The Jinx: HBO's series was buzzworthy for a reason.

The Thin Blue Line: Recommended for any true-crime fan.   

- Molly Eichel