Six podcasts about Richard Ramirez’s murderer

Night Stalker is on Netflix and gives viewers a glimpse into serial killer Richard Ramirez, but there are plenty of podcasts out there too if you want an even deeper look.

Ramirez, nicknamed The Night Stalker, murdered men, women and children in 1984 and 1985 and claimed the lives of more than a dozen victims.

Netflix’s new series is just four episodes. So, if you find that you can get them ready in a couple of nights, here are six podcasts to listen to and learn more about Ramirez and his terror campaign.

Richard Ramirez terrorized Los Angeles in the mid-1980s (Photo credit: Netfli / YouTube)

The best podcasts of Richard Ramirez as Night Stalker on Netflix UK

Last podcast on the left

The last podcast on the left discussed Richard Ramirez in episode 110. Aside from serial killers, they also cover a range of real-life horrors, from cults to reports of demons and other macabre affairs.

The presenters Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks and Henry Zebrowski publish up to two episodes per week. The show is available on Spotify.


The Richard Ramirez Dissected episode is number five, season one.

Groomed focuses on the killer’s mind, so might be good for psychology buffs.

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Unfortunately, there haven’t been any new episodes in a few years, but the Night Stalker episode and others can still be heard on Spotify and other popular podcast platforms.

There are also episodes about the killers David Berkowitz, Gary Ridgway and others.

The night stalker killed more than a dozen (Image credit: Photo by Shutterstock)

True CrimeCast

True CrimeCast, hosted by friends John and Jamie, covered Richard Ramirez in December.

Every Tuesday there are new episodes with newer episodes about the murder of teenagers Martha Moxley and Samuel Little, who claimed to have killed 93 people.

True CrimeCast is available on multiple platforms, including Stitcher.

That’s awful

The hosts of this podcast are the Alison couple – the crime more possessed by the couple – and Trevor. They discussed Richard Ramirez in November and the episode is still available on Google Podcasts and elsewhere.

It can be a light hearted show for someone covering a subject as dark as serial killers as they sometimes have their kids for a “crime talk”.

This is Awful usually releases one episode a week.

The Netflix series is only four episodes long (Credit: Real Crime / YouTube)

Night Stalker and other killers explored

Crack House Chronicles

Crack House Chronicles covered The Night Stalker in three episodes last year.

Hosts Donnie and Dale also talk about secrets, with the most recent episodes covering the disappearances of Jennifer Kesse and Haleigh Cummings.

Her show is available on Spotify, Stitcher, and other podcast platforms, and releases new episodes about three times a month.

The Serialholic

David Jarry is the host of The Serialholic, a show that aims to bring the “twisted stories” of the killers to life.

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There haven’t been any new episodes since last year, but you can still catch the Richard Ramirez episode on Apple Podcasts and other places.

David has also treated killers like Marybeth Tinning, Ivan Milat, and Richard Kuklinski.

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