Even though Halloween is right around the corner, fans of true crime get their spooky fix year-round. It doesn’t look like there’s an end in sight for the remakes, dramatizations and TV series that use base and despicable criminal cases as their source material, and as a society, we’re OK with that. True crime has found a home in podcasts, like “Serial” and “My Favorite Murder,” and on screen with “Making a Murderer,” “American Crime Story” and “The Jinx.”
Though it’s a bit of an eerie interest, the tourism industry has capitalized on our penchant for morbidity. If you’re a felony follower looking for answers or a way to place your favorite case points, here are nine spots with criminal backgrounds to visit.