The majority of these threads are the typical Q + A threads. In the future I will add more diverse topics.
True Crime and Unresolved Cases
True Crime Podcasts
True Crime Documentaries
- In 1975 The Gateway Center for the handicapped in Yuba City suffered a bizarre series of firebombing attacks that were never solved. Three years later, Gateway would make headlines again when Gary Mathias and his friends who played on Gateway's basketball team vanished. Could there be a connection?
- The 1962 Disappearance of Billy Jones: The "Longest Unsolved Case of a Missing Child Under 5 Years Old" in the State of New Jersey
- The West Memphis Three: A Comprehensive Overview (Part I)
- Missing persons cases where the person was able to contact home or authorities?
- Mysterious crimes that aren't actually mysterious?
- Older, lesser-known cases where you think the victim's family is denial
- Police are often accused of basing the vigor with which they investigate a crime on the victim's life (the murder of prostitute versus the house wife). What's the most egregious example of this that you know of?
- Unsolved cases that are local to you?
- IF you could have one case solved, which would it be?
- Share your unpopular true crime opinion.
- Biggest WTF or Saddest Charley Project Cases?
- Cases where media and/or public opinion have heavily influenced an investigation or trial?
- If you could have clarification on one piece of evidence in a case, what would it be?
- If you could know exactly what happened in just one unresolved mystery, which one do you would choose?
- Is there any cases where the investigator essentially fucked up so badly, it became unsolvable?
- Saddest/Strangest Charley Project cases?
- What are some common true crime misconceptions?
- What are some cases where unusually *good* police work solved a murder?
- Tell me about cases with evidence/circumstances that have you going back and forth on a theory.
- What are some unsolved or mysterious cases which could be solved by lost media?
- The Missing People That You Think Are Alive?
- What are some crimes that will most likely never get solved but are 99% sure who is responsible.
- What are some unpopular or undiscussed theories you have of a well-known case?
- What are the cases that genuinely leave you wondering, "was this a freak accident or a murder?"
- What are the most chilling unresolved mysteries that took place in Europe?
- What are your "controversial" true crime opinions?
- What are your pet peeves when it comes to theories and common tropes?
- Which unsolved mystery, when you look at all the circumstances, is the most baffling to you?
- What are your true crime/mystery pet peeves?
- What Cases Do You Think Are Being Made More Mysterious Than They Need To Be?
- What cold cases do you think will be solved within a matter of years?
- What Commonly Believed Solution to a Mystery Do You Think is Incorrect?
- What is the most unsettling/confusing/unexplainable or terrifying case (solved or unsolved) you've stumbled across?
- What is your "Solved" case that you believe they got wrong?
- What is your most "out there" theory that you believe but haven't shared out of fear of judgement or ridicule?
- What missing persons do you think may still be alive?
- What missing person/ murder case do you think is mostly just a bunch of red herrings and it actually much more straightforward than it appears?
- What mystery that is considered a crime do you think isn't actually foul play? Or visa versa?
- What unresolved disappearance creeps you out the most?
- What was the most unexpected twist you came across in a case?
- What's a case that led you down a rabbit hole into different sub-cultures?
- What's the single, best piece of true crime writing you've read?
- What's Your Rabbit Hole Case?
- What's a case where you've done a complete 180 in your theory of what happened?
- Which mysteries or true crime cases would have been solved, or at least handed better, if law enforcement agencies employed more skepticism?
- Which True Crime cases haunt you the most?
- Which two unsolved cases do you think are linked?
- Which unresolved mysteries do you really struggle to maintain a theory on?
- What's your No. 1 unresolved mystery you wish would be solved?
- What case is essentially solved, but isn't due to an infuriating reason?
- What cases could have been solved sooner if police followed protocol? Or what unsolved cases may be solved today if investigators didn't drop the ball?
- What is a case that has just stuck with you and what is your theory about that case?
- What is your true crime/unresolved mystery White Whale?
- What is your true crime/unsolved mystery white whale?
- What missing person do you think is still alive?
- What typical tropes do you think should be looked at with suspicion when discussing specific cases?
- What's A Lesser Known Case That You Think Deserves More Attention?
- What's one case that you think will never be solved?
- What's the most interesting 'rabbit hole' mystery you've read about?
- While all unresolved mysteries are somewhat chilling, is there one that stands out in your mind as especially cold, or brutal or just confusing with no rhyme or reason for it?
- Historians of Reddit, what's a devastating event that no one talks about?