MURDER & MAYHEM

News + Politics

Police Who Have Killed Black Americans: Where Are They Now?

Their names recede from the headlines, but life goes on for infamous officers.
News + Politics

Secret Lives

Sometimes the real story is taking place behind the scenes.
The New + the Next

The Deadly Dilemma Facing Trans Migrants

Record numbers of Central American transgender people are seeking asylum in the U.
True Stories

How a Cat Helped South Asia's Bikini Killer Escape Prison

How did a mystery man become the world’s most wanted criminal? A deep dive into the dark chronicles of Charles Sobhraj is a good place to start.
OZY TV

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.
True Stories

Parisian Street Gangs or Fashion Icons: Why Not Both?

In the early 20th century, the French capital’s streets were ruled by this fabulous gang.
True Stories

The Sometimes Apocryphal Sins of Bolivia's Worst President

Mariano Melgarejo loved four things: sex, booze, gambling and having it all.
True Stories

The Louisiana Slaveowner Who Even Appalled Other Slaveowners

Delphine LaLaurie has gone down in history as an exceptionally cruel mistress … and possibly a murderer.
True Stories

Was This Real Monster the Inspiration Behind 'Heart of Darkness'?

King Leopold of Belgium couldn’t have wrought such havoc in the Congo Free State without the efforts of sadists like Léon Fiévez.
True Stories

This Terrifying Indian Gang Strangled 105 People in One Winter

Suave, disciplined and ruthless — highwaymen don’t come more effective than Feringeea.
OZY NEWSLETTER

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
News + Politics

Long-Forgotten Bastards

Some people are too evil to forget … so OZY is resurrecting some of history’s greatest monsters.
News + Politics

He's Defending El Chapo, Because Harvey Weinstein Would Be Too Easy

Jeffrey Lichtman helped infamous mob boss John Gotti’s son avoid convictions.

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