Rodney Alcala worked as a photographer and a typesetter and was once a contestant on "The Dating Game." However, police say he was also a chameleon and a serial killer, perhaps the deadliest in the country's history, and investigators are unsure if they will ever know how many victims he left behind.
More than three decades after 6-year-old Etan Patz went missing, police found a surprising suspect. "48 Hours" and correspondent Richard Schlesinger go inside the investigation. Is the haunting case finally over?
A successful 26 year old man who loved the Manhattan nightlife visits an after party at a high-end Upper East side residence and disappears. Two different accounts emerge from the end of the partying that reveal the first clue of the truth.
Nearly four decades after the unexplained drowning death of Hollywood star Natalie Wood, Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators speak for the first time and tell 48 HOURS that her then-husband, actor Robert Wagner, is now a person of interest.
A young mom calls 911 claiming she cut her own throat in front of her estranged husband and her child-- doctors say there's no way she did it to herself. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty investigates.
Alyssa Beck was a 15-year-old Jacksonville, Fla., runaway looking for a way out of her family home. She ran right into the hands of a violent sex trafficking group. Beck reveals her fight for survival and the horrors she faced.
A family man and former pro boxer targeted for death lives to climb out of his own "grave." Who wanted him dead? "48 Hours" goes inside the sting that took down a hit man-for-hire scheme. Correspondent Peter Van Sant investigates.
A father goes hunting in a Florida lake and vanishes. Many people thought he was eaten by alligators, but not his mother. Seventeen years later, a stunning confession proves she was right all along. "48 Hours" correspondent Richard Schlesinger investigates.
A brilliant Ivy League student is murdered after he went to a California park with a former high school classmate. The parents of Blaze Bernstein, allegedly murdered because he was gay and Jewish, tell their story. Correspondent Tracy Smith investigates.
Four years after his death, a family feud erupts over radio legend Casey Kasem, exactly how he died and who was responsible -- an estate that could be worth $100 million is at stake. "48 Hours" Peter Van Sant reports.