The Psyche Behind True-Crime Fans

The average true-crime junkie consumes 5 programs each month.

Are you one of those people who can’t get enough of true crime shows, documentaries, and pod-casts?   There might be a reason you’re so into the genre.  Experts say it’s our way of preparing for similar situations in the real world.  Out of 2,000 people, 76% feel that watching this type of content can help them avoid similar situations happening to them and be better prepared if they find themselves in a dangerous situation.  The survey found that the average respondent consumes five true crime programs each month.