A True Crime Podcast

Episode 145: The Murder of Robert Wone

Unsolved

November 15, 2021

There are so many questions surrounding the murder of Robert Wone. There were three men were inside the house when he was killed. Why aren't they talking and what exactly do they know? Click Here to listen.


Episode 144: Death of Emilie Morris

Sexual Liaisons

November 1, 2021

Emilie Morris waited years to tell anyone about her alleged sexual assault by her high school cross-country coach, James Wilder. Her coming forward led to Wilder's arrest, but did it also lead to her death? Click Here to listen.


Episode 143: Polly Klaas

​The Boogey Man

October 15, 2021

It's every parent's worst nightmare. A stranger comes into the sanctity of one's home and takes their child in the middle of the night. That's exactly what happened to Polly Klaas. Click Here to listen.


Episode 142: John McNamara & Richard Crafts 

Connected

October 1, 2021

A man defrauds General Motors out of millions of dollars. Another man kills his wife. How did these two cases later get linked together? To listen, click Here.


Episode 141: The Massie Affair

Interview with author Mike Farris

September 15, 2021

Murder, allegations of rape, and many unknowns still to this day, surrounded Thalia Massie in the early 1930s in Hawaii. Click Here to listen.


Episode 140: John Hinckley

Attempted Assassination

September 1, 2021

The attempted assassination of President Ronald Reagan. I will delve into the sorted mind of John Warnock Hinckley and how close he came to changing the trajectory of this country. To listen, click Here


Episode 139: Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy

In Plain Sight

August 15, 2021

John Wayne Gacy was one of the most prolific and talked about serial killers. We will analyze many of his disturbing acts and try to determine what motivated him to kill. Click Here to listen.


Episode 138: Murder of Pantyu Pantev

Bulgarian Mafia

August 1, 2021

Pantyu Pantev was one of the heads of the Bulgarian Mafia. What caused someone to murder one of the most dangerous and ruthless men within this organized crime syndicate? Click Here to listen.


Episodes 136 & 137: The DeFeo Family Murders, Parts 1 & 2

Amityville, New York

July 1 & 15, 2021

Ronald Defeo murdered his entire family in their home in the middle of the night. A little over a year later another family moved into the home. They left their belongings and fled the home less than a month later claiming the house was possessed by evil spirits. These events were the basis for a 1970s book and later movie, called "The Amityville Horror." What actually happened in one of the most terrifying houses in America? To listen to part 1, click Here, and for part 2, click Here.


Episodes 134 & 135: Conspiracy to Murder Gary Triano, Parts 1 & 2

Interview with author Kerrie Droban

June 1 & 15, 2021

Award-winning author, Kerrie Droban will discuss the 1996 murder of Arizona business man Gary Triano. To listen to part 1 click Here and to listen to part 2 click Here.


Episode 133: Former IL Governor George Ryan

Corruption

May 15, 2021

How did a freak car accident on a remote Wisconsin highway result in Illinois Governor George Ryan going to prison? We are going to delve into my home state of Illinois and look at arguably one of the most corrupt state governments in the country. To listen, click Here


Episode 132: Murder of Daniel Green

Changing Stories

May 1, 2021

Exeter police officer Daniel Green was found shot to death inside his home. Though he just completed a nasty divorce, his ex-wife, Erika Sandoval, claimed she was nowhere near the house at the time of his murder. Her story continued to evolve to where she finally claimed that she killed her ex-husband to protect their son. What really happened? Click Here to listen. 


Episode 131: Bernie Madoff

Ponzi Scheme

April 15, 2021

It was the largest Ponzi Scheme ever created. This investment fraud didn't involve swindling money out of widows and orphans, it targeted the wealthiest and most sophisticated investors. How did Bernie Madoff con so many people? And why did it take so long for him to be caught? Click Here to listen. 


​Episode 130: The Murder of Gregory Witman

Sibling Rivalry 

April 1, 2021

Ron and Sue Witman experienced the ultimate tragedy when their 13-year-old son, Gregory Witman, was murdered. They wanted more than anything for the police to find his killer. However, when the police zeroed in on their 15-year-old son, Zachary, another tragedy began for them. Did the police, prosecutors, and ultimately, a jury, get it wrong in a rush to judgment, or did Zachary kill his younger brother? Click Here to listen. 


Episode 129: The Death of Vincent Viafore

Homicide or accident?  

March 15, 2021

Vincent Viafore drowned while kayaking on the Hudson River. Yet, investigators quickly believed this was no accident. His fiancé, Angelika Graswald, likely murdered him for his life insurance money. The press nicknamed her the "Kayak Killer." Was it a homicide or an accident?  Click Here to listen.


Episode 128: Serial Killer Samuel Little

Compulsion

March 1, 2021

Samuel Little is the most prolific serial killer in American history. How was he able to kill so many, and how was he eventually caught? Click Here to listen.​


Episode 127: Heaven's Gate

Mass Suicide

February 15, 2021

On March 26, 1997, 39 members of the Heaven's Gate cult were found dead in a mass suicide. How did their leader, Marshall Applewhite, convince so many people that taking their own lives was something they should do? And what do former members think about the group over 20 years later? Click Here to listen. 


Episode 126: "Bad Medicine"

Interview with author Charlotte Bismuth 

February 1, 2021

New York assistant district attorney Charlotte Bismuth talks about Dr. Stan Li who ran a pain clinic, but many referred to it as a 'pill mill.' Click Here to listen. 


Episode 125: Patty Hearst

Willing Participant?

January 15, 2021

In 1974, a domestic terrorist group kidnapped college student and media heir, Patty Hearst. As time went on, Patty appeared to be less of a victim, which generated conflicting beliefs about her current mental state. Did she suffer from Stockholm Syndrome? Click Here to listen.


Episode 124: Charles Lindbergh Revisited

Interview with former judge Lise A. Pearlman 

January 1, 2021

In 1932, Charles Lindbergh, Jr. was kidnapped from his second floor nursery with his parents awake in the house. Former judge Lise A. Pearlman has a theory as to what happened and who perpetuated it. I will be interviewing her about her her book, "The Lindbergh Kidnapping." Click Here to listen. 


Episode 123: The Theft of Mona Lisa

Interview with Dr. Noah Charney

December 15, 2020

In 1911, someone stole Mona Lisa from the Louvre Museum in Paris, France. I will be discussing Mona Lisa's theft, Leonardo Da Vinci, art crimes, and more, with professor Noah Charney. Click Here to listen. 


Episode 122: Missy Bevers

Killer on film

December 1, 2020

On the morning of April 18, 2016, surveillance video from the Creekside Church of Christ in Midlothian, Texas captured an individual inside the church. Minutes later, the individual brutally murdered Terri "Missy" Bevers. The case is still unsolved. Click Here to listen. 


Episodes 119, 120, & 121: Assassination of Malcolm X, Parts 1 - 3

Conspiracy

October 15, November 1 & 15, 2020

Malcolm X was a polarizing and often misunderstood civil rights' activist. His passion and outspoken nature likely contributed to his death. Who was behind the murder of Malcolm X? This is episode 1 of 3.  Click Here to listen to part 1, Here for part 2, and Here to listen to part 3.


Episode 118: Paul Michael Stephani

Weepy-voiced Killer

October 1, 2020

After attacking and killing several women, Paul Michael Stephani called police in a whiny voice. The media dubbed him the 'Weepy-voiced killer.' Click Here to listen.


​​​Episode 117: Kelli Bordeaux

Questionable Tactics

September 15, 2020

On the night of April 13, 2012, 23-year-old Army health specialist Kelli Bordeaux went to a bar in Fayetteville, North Carolina. After the evening out, she simply vanished. Click Here to listen. 

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