KILLER KIDS

About the show

What can possibly motivate children and teenagers to kill someone? This documentary series provides some answers -- and, because of the subject's nature, leaves many questions unanswered -- by crafting in-depth profiles of the lives of kids who commit murder. Using information taken from actual police files, each episode deals with a specific type of murder case -- from gang initiations and murders of family members to school killings and occult ceremonies -- exposes various motives, and compares the judicial response to these crimes in Canada, the U.S., England and France.

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Upcoming episodes

Nov 30th
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Full Metal Jacket & Mommy Issues

When four members of a family are found brutally shot to death in Montvale, New Jersey, the tale told by the family's one surviving son proves that when it comes to murder, there's no place like home. In Jupiter, Florida, police investigating a routine car accident find instead a twisted tale of teenage love and abuse that leads to the scene of a double homicide hundreds of miles away.
Dec 1st
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Ready, Set, Action & What Happens In Vegas..

A beautiful young woman falls victim to two high school classmates, who film what they believe is their murderous path towards immortality. When a Vegas teen tries to get his life in order by breaking away from a group of kids hell bent on being mobsters, he becomes the gang's first victim.
Dec 2nd
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One Percent & Why Not?, The

After 17-year-old Steven is arrested for the murder of a young girl, his family posts bail, and Steven is released into their custody. What the family don't foresee is that Steven will lash out once again--this time against his own siblings. When 17-year-old Tyler's drug use spirals out of control, his parents take steps to straighten out their wayward son. Tyler responds by throwing a party--over his parents' dead bodies.
Dec 3rd
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Rumors & The To-Do List

A teenager experiencing early onset schizophrenia decides that it is his mission to kill everyone in the world, starting with his best friend. In a classic "Mean Girls" tale of haves and have nots in Orinda, CA, a cheerleader turns up dead leaving the whole town to wonder why the mostly likely culprit had an airtight alibi.
Dec 4th
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Tattle Tale Terror & Army Brat

When disapproving parents meet the irresistible force of teenage love, the outcome is homicidal leaving a family in tatters and the teens and their plus one on the run. In Clearfield, PA, a lonely, young girl is hopeful when she is befriended by the Runaway Gang, a group of disaffected teens. But her hope turns to fear and then to terror as the Runaway Gang loses control.
Dec 7th
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Redemption/Salt in the Wounds

A terrifying and fascinating journey into the disturbing lives of children who commit acts of murder. Through first hand eyewitness accounts, psychological investigation, and edge of your seat re-enactments, this new series explores what motivates a child to engage in horrific, sometimes unbelievable criminal acts. In this episode, the lives of the Swartz parents come to a shocking end when one of their adoptive sons unexpectedly explodes and goes on a homicidal rampage. Then, when a drug deal goes wrong, two teenage siblings seek revenge by going on a brutal killing spree in a Nevada trailer park.
Dec 8th
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Spoiled Rotten & Bad Dream

A terrifying and fascinating journey into the disturbing lives of children who commit acts of murder. Through first hand eyewitness accounts, psychological investigation, and edge of your seat re-enactments, this new series explores what motivates a child to engage in horrific, sometimes unbelievable criminal acts. In this episode, when an entire family is shot to death as they sleep, police find evidence of a botched robbery, but the real motive is something more sinister. Then, two outcast friends bond over their love of card games and bicycle riding. But when one of them turns up dead, evidence points to a teenage serial killer in the making.
Dec 9th
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Foul Ball & Framed

An 8-year-old vanishes without a trace and an entire community mobilizes to find her. Police target a neighbor with a suspicious past, but when the body is found, no one is prepared for what it reveals. A hard-working teen with a bright future is set up and slaughtered to death by the friends he least expects.
Dec 10th
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Thrill Kill & Poisoned

When a young girl disappears in Jefferson City, Missouri, police suspect the victim's family due to their criminal past. But the investigation takes a darker turn when the real perpetrator turns out to be a 15-year-old thrill killer. A teenager poisons her own grandmother with no apparent cause. Some suspect that it was due to a history of abuse, but others believe her motives go much deeper, all the way back to the mother she never knew.
Dec 11th
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Sibling Rivalry & The Warwick Slasher

After Ronald Salazar's parents leave him in El Salvador for twelve years, he finally re-joins them in Florida and meets his three siblings. But the reunion goes horribly wrong when culture shock and sibling rivalry turns Ronald into a stone cold killer. When four murders take place in the same neighborhood, police suspect a serial killer is on the loose. What they don't suspect is that they are chasing after the youngest serial killer in U.S history.