Who doesn't love a bizarre true crime story? The proliferation of documentary series, podcasts, and other true crime tales prove humans have an unorthodox fascination with crime stories. Whether it's twists in true crime stories, crazy loopholes in the law, or the implausible details of a jaw-dropping case, the world of crime can captivate, horrify, and amaze.
Beyond the gruesome details, strange facts and figures about crime in the United States may surprise you. For instance, there's a national park in the US where murder is technically legal. If you've ever wondered what type of vehicle is the most frequently stolen, or how many states have no laws against necrophilia, then check out what statisticians and researchers have confirmed regarding true crime trivia.