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Like trying to decipher the value of a book without ever opening it, judging a person by his or her outward appearance can be a mistake. Someone may look perfect on the outside, but even the most kind-hearted soul has a dark side looming. "Diabolical" is a 10-episode docuseries that delves into the minds of murderers, asking a simple question: "Why did they do it?" The acts were committed with extreme premeditation -- many were months or even years in the making. Tension builds in each episode as law enforcement taps into the methods of devious masterminds, aided by insights from forensic psychologists and psychiatrists as well as criminal profilers.

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Single mother Rainey Morin meets soul mate Robert Kowalski who treats her like a queen; however, beneath Kowalski's kind veneer is a dark history that threatens to wreak havoc.
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Lyle and Carol Kopenskey are high school sweethearts who marry after graduation; after 40 years of marriage, one of them becomes involved in an extra-marital affair that leads to cold-blooded murder.
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In Prichard, Ala., loving father Re'Mano Campbell is found murdered in his home; it takes the cunning wit of local investigators to unravel the mystery of who murdered him.
aired 15 days ago
Temptress Cathy Cousin moves in next door to devoted family man Tim Koile, wrapping him around her finger and convincing him to satisfy her every whim no matter how diabolical.
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Penny Knell is admitted to a special care facility, where a devious mastermind is waiting to prey on vulnerable people; when Penny's family gets ensnared in her web, the consequences will be fatal.
aired 18 days ago
After Cynthia Roth drowns in the middle of a crowded lake, investigators uncover a decades-long trail of terror; detectives must take extraordinary measures to catch the killer.
aired 18 days ago
After losing her husband in a tragic accident, a God-fearing Cindy McKay claims she has to bend the law to pay off his illicit debts; authorities soon realize that Mckay is a criminal mastermind.
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Gina Coccia comes home from work to discover the bodies of her girlfriend, Lynn, and Lynn's nephew, Ronnie, shot and stabbed on the kitchen floor; the investigation leads police to a terrifying act of betrayal.
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In 2015, Detective Scott Sanderson finds himself investigating one of the strangest cases of his career, involving a missing woman and her newborn; before long, he uncovers a diabolical scheme that will destroy the lives of everyone it touches.
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On April 17, 2015, a Virginia hunter makes a grisly discovery in the woods, finding a woman with an execution-style gun shot wound to the back of her head.
aired 32 days ago
George Kalomeris is a family man who looks after the less fortunate in his community, then a dying man fingers Kalomeris as the shooter, and police discover a monster more diabolical than anyone could ever imagine possible.
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After her home is invaded and her husband murdered, Shaunna Dodd recounts her harrowing ordeal at gunpoint; however, when investigators dig deeper, they uncover a tale of lies, infidelity and shady characters who have wandered into the Washoe Valley.
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Donna Scrivo hasn't seen her adult son, Ramsay, in days, and she's worried; she alerts the police, but days pass with no sign of him anywhere; then the discovery of a severed head and body parts along a highway reveals an act of shocking violence.
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A cold morning in December starts off like any other, then a farmer finds the body of a dead woman; what seems like a rape and murder case turns into a conspiracy, and someone's diabolical nature is soon revealed.
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Terror strikes during a young family's evening stroll in La Mirada, Calif.; nothing seems to add up during the criminal investigation, with the truth taking years to emerge.
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In Susanville, Calif., a beloved police officer is found dead in what looks like an apparent suicide, then detectives launch a full-blown murder investigation and zero in on the officer's wife as a possible suspect.
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Valuing wealth more than love, Michelle Donohue casts aside good men before meeting Mr. Right who gives her a taste of her own medicine and sends her down a murderous path.
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Married family man Dr. Adam Frasch has a booming practice, and he loves to spend money on houses, automobiles and exotic dancers; ultimately, the doctor will reap what he sows in deceit and jealousy.
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Janet Lynn Mickey dreams of starting her own family and marries college football star Darrell Tyburski; plans change after the young couple begins having children, leading them down a very dark path.
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In Garden Grove, Calif., 19-year-old Jose Najera sneaks out of his parents' house to attend a late-night party, then he returns home to find both parents dead on their bedroom floor.
aired 208 days ago
A doctor has an insatiable appetite for women, collecting them like exotic cars, but unlike the cars, he stashes them on his various properties, hiding them from one another, and especially from his wife.

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