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Source: Oxygen

8 Weirdly Specific True Crime Shows That Actually Exist

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True crime content is really having a moment these days, with new series, documentaries, and specials popping up everywhere. As is the case with any genre that reaches a saturation point, the phenomenon has led to some programs with really bizarre premises. That said, true crime definitely has subgenres that can fill a few seasons, as these shows prove. 

If you can't get enough true crime, definitely check out these niche series, which showcase very specific types of crime or have quirky gimmicks as a hook... like a rating system for murderers?

'Accident, Suicide or Murder'

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It sounds kind of like a twisted version of the game "Kiss, Marry, Kill," but this new Oxygen series focuses on crimes where authorities struggled to determine whether cause of death was the result of an accident, suicide, or homicide. The series debut episode features the story of Pennsylvania minister A.B. Schirmer, whose two wives (and his current fiancée's husband) all died under suspicious circumstances.