The Best Crime Fiction Shows On Netflix 2021

Sometimes you want to get away from reality and get things off your mind. We get it. you’re sitting in your room under your blanket and are looking for something to watch on Netflix. Before you know it, a half-hour has passed and you’re still indecisive, given Netflix’s huge library. We get it.

We have got you covered if you are in the mood for some crime fiction genre of TV series that will surely thrill you! There are conspiracies, murders and serial killers and pure evil. The stories, fictional and non-fictional, create an entire experience for the viewers. Keep scrolling to check out the list of some amazing crime shows you can watch now!

1. Collateral

We finally have a crime show led by a female character and produced by BBC. The series follows the story of Carey Mulligan, a detective based in London who is leading the murder investigation. A pizza delivery man has been murdered and his background is yet unknown. The man was either a refugee or an immigrant which helps the director portray the issues of immigration and race in Britain. This netflix series is full of intrigue, humour and simple nuances that the audience will love.

2. Punisher

The TV series Punisher was launched in 2017 and was carried on till 2019. It follows the story of Frank Castle who takes revenge for the death of his daughter and wife. As an antihero, he fights crime. But that isn’t even the beginning of it all. Castle discovers the entire conspiracy of injustices that have taken place. The series follows Franks’ journey of fighting evil in his lethal ways. As per the report by The Next Hint, Punisher Season 3 is going to be released very soon. 

3. Mindhunter

Mindhunter is a series inspired by true events. It is set in the 1970s and follows the story of two FBI agents who work in the Department of Behavioural Science. The agents, Holden Ford and Bill Tench conduct a series of interviews with serial killers to understand the mindset of such people. They are trying to create a basic profile of serial killers, their working and understanding why they do such things to help catch more of such people. Produced by David Fincher, it is a must-watch.

4. ManhuntUnabomber

FBI gave the investigation of Ted Kaczynski the name of ‘unabomb’ and the media started referring to Ted as the Unabomber ever since. Manhunt: Unabomber, as the name suggests, is about Ted and the series of bombings that took place in the USA. It took the FBI almost twenty-year to catch him and that too when Ted’s brother turned against him and helped the FBI.

The show is set in the 1990s, right when it all took place in reality and the viewers are impressed with how definite and accurate the portrayal is, of the characters and the storyline.

Manhunt follows the story from the perspective of Jim Fitzgerald, an agent of the FBI and the creator of forensic linguistics to help facilitate the capture of criminals. Stay connected with us for the latest updates from Netflix.

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