Serial killers are not what you think
Taking true crime with a pinch of salt
© NL Beeld
If you are a fan of true crime media, you will be intimately familiar with the concept of a serial killer. In recent years there has been a proliferation of series in this genre. From 'Mindhunter' to 'Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story,' the tragic stories of the serial killers of recent years have had us glued to our screens.
But while true crime series and films may be endlessly entertaining (for reasons we won't go into here), they do tend to perpetuate some common misconceptions about serial killers and how they operate. With this in mind, check out this gallery to see some common myths about serial killers debunked.
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