Find out how some horror stories are real this October on Investigation Discovery

Real-life cases of mysterious disappearances, haunted houses and blood-thirsty vampires terrorize Investigation Discovery this October.

DISAPPEARED returns for a third season with all-new missing people cases – some eventually found, others lost forever.

Next, it’s the stuff of lore and legend. Real-life cannibal and killer Richard Trenton Chase drains his victims in LORE: DEADLY OBSESSION (Oct. 23).

Then, Canada’s ghost-busting series, PARANORMAL HOME INSPECTORS (Oct. 31), is back for a special Halloween marathon. Watch all six episodes again and find out which houses are safe for trick-or-treating.

 

October programming highlights on Investigation Discovery include:

 

NEW SPECIALS

 

FLIPPED: A MOBSTER TELLS ALL

Sun., Oct. 9 at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. ET/9 p.m. and 10 p.m. PT

Two mobsters change sides in FLIPPED: A MOBSER TELLS ALL. The two part back-to-back specific begins with Mike whose meteoric rise within New York’s most ruthless mafia family came crashing down after a successful NYPD/DEA sting operation against him and his crew. Mikey flips and brings down some the mob’s most notorious families. Next, loyalty, honour and family meant nothing to Kenji. He simply loved living life dangerously. So when the FBI caught up with him, Kenji offered to fly to New York, wear a wire and bring down some of the heaviest hitters of the Colombo Crime Family.

 

LORE: DEADLY OBSESSION

Sun., Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. ET/9 p.m. PT

During the winter of 1978, Richard Trenton Chase’s unquenchable thirst for blood struck fear in the hearts of Sacramento residents. This two-hour docuthriller brings back to life the terrifyingly true story of the Vampire of Sacramento with feature film-style storytelling – a first for Investigation Discovery. Watch as both killer and cannibal becomes lore and legend.

 

 

RETURNING SERIES:

 

DISAPPEARED

Fridays at 9 p.m. ET/10 p.m. PT, beginning Oct. 7

DISAPPEARED returns with 13 new episodes that continue to follow tragic missing person cases. Investigators wade through unpredictable twists and hidden clues to solve how and why people simply vanish. For the cases that remain open to this day, they continue to be a source of unbearable frustration and torment for family members.

 

 

MARATHON:

 

PARANORMAL HOME INSPECTORS

Mon., Oct. 31 from 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. ET/PT

Halloween night is haunted on Investigation Discovery. PARANORMAL HOME INSPECTORS returns with six back-to-back episodes of the original Canadian series. Find out which houses not to trick-or-treat at once a psychic and a home inspector uncover whether the mysterious home happenings are explainable or supernatural.

 

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