Each year, approximately 16,000 people are murdered in the United States. 7% of the killers are female. Who are these women and what drives them to kill? From socialites to secretaries, female killers share one thing in common: at some point, they all snapped. Each episode of Snapped chronicles the life of a woman who has been charged with murder. These shocking but true stories turn common assumptions about crime and criminals upside down, and prove that even the most unlikely suspects can be capable of murder.
Season 27, Episode 01 – “Jaclyn Martin”
When Jaclyn Martin’s life of comfort is jeopardized, she orchestrates the killing of her husband, a beloved neighborhood bar owner.
Season 27, Episode 02 – “Kimberly Baldwin”
Indiana investigators learn just how manipulative and deadly a person’s envy can be, when a devoted father is found violently murdered in his own home.
Season 27, Episode 03 – “Carleen Charlie”
After a wrathful killer strikes a small Alaskan village, investigators must untangle a truly twisted romance to find out what led to this rage-filled stabbing.
Season 27, Episode 04 – “Notorious Hollywood Ripper”
True stories of women who lost control and committed murder.
Season 27, Episode 05 – “Judith Singer”
After a young California father is ambushed on the steps of his own home, Santa Clara detectives uncover a complex murder plot that ultimately leads them to an unexpected mastermind who’s been hiding in plain sight all along.
Season 27, Episode 06 – “Jamie Grachek”
A home invasion turns deadly on Easter night; as Ohio authorities hunt for the assailant, they discover that the attack may not have been as random as first thought.
Season 26, Episode 00 – “Notorious: The Hollywood Ripper”
A killer escapes his past and finds a new hunting ground in a city of dreamers. In 2019, after a decades-long hunt across four police departments, Michael Gargiulo, now known as the Hollywood Ripper, faces trial for brutally murdering three young women.
Season 27, Episode 07 – “Notorious: The Hollywood Ripper”
A killer escapes his past and finds a new hunting ground in a city of dreamers. In 2019, after a decades long hunt across four police departments, Michael Gargiulo, now known as The Hollywood Ripper, faces trial for brutally murdering young women.
Season 27, Episode 08 – “Sylvia White”
When a prominent insurance salesman is gunned down on a country road in Kinston, North Carolina, a 20-year-old secret comes to light and casts a shadow on a killer’s flawless reputation.