Although true crime entertainment has been around forever, it really hit its stride in the last decade thanks to Netflix. The world’s biggest streaming platform has become a go-to destination for true crime documentaries, including one of their most popular docuseries, 2015’s Making a Murderer.
There’s no better place to look for true crime documentaries than Netflix, which has quietly and quickly grown a large library of options and offerings, from films to miniseries, even inspiring a full parody of the genre, American Vandal. Crime documentaries can be chilling, gripping, and can make you question both your own humanity and your faith in the legal system. If you’re looking for some new options to binge on, here are the 25 best crime documentaries on Netflix for March 2021.