A True Crime Podcast

Episode 189: FBI Burglary

Breach of Trust

September 15, 2023

Part 1 of 2. Savanna Steele from the ‘Woo! There it is! Podcast’ and I will be talking about a group of concerned citizens who burglarized an FBI office in the 1970s. They risked their freedom and livelihood because they believed the FBI was doing horrible things to American citizens. They were right. To listen, click Here.

Episode 188: Tom Monfils

Monfils 6

September 1, 2023

Interview with director Michael Neelsen about the death of Tom Monfils and his documentary, "Beyond Human Nature." Click Here to listen. 

Episodes 181 - 187: Rebekah Barsotti, Parts 1 - 7


May 15 - August 15, 2023

A seven-episode series on the disappearance and death of Rebekah Barsotti. She went missing outside of Missoula, Montana in July of 2021. Her body was found in May of 2022. Did she die from a river accident or didn’t something nefarious happen to her? To listen to part 1: click Here; part 2: click Here; part 3: click Here; part 4: click Here; part 5: click Here; part 6: click Here; & part 7: click Here.

Episodes 179 & 180: Bella in the Wych Elm, Parts 1 & 2

Discussion with Savanna Steele

April 15 & May 1, 2023

Savanna Steele, from the “Woo! There it is” Podcast, and I will discuss the mysterious case surrounding Who Put Bella in the Wych Elm from 1940s England. To listen to part 1, click Here, and for part 2, click Here.

Episode 178: Alcatraz Escape

Escape Proof?

April 1, 2023

In 1962, four prisoners at Alcatraz planned a daring escape, using fake heads, raincoats as a raft, and lots of free time, to make their way off of the island. Did they make it to shore? Are they dead or alive? To listen, click Here.

​Episode 177: Assassination of P.M. Indira Gandhi


March 15, 2023

In 1984, the first female prime minister of India, Indira Gandhi was assassinated by two of her bodyguards. We will delve into the horrific events that led-up to the assassination of India’s leader. Click Here to listen.

Episode 176: Death of Elliott Smith

Suspicious Circumstances

March 1, 2023

​Elliott Smith was a singer-songwriter with incredible talent. In 2003, Elliott Smith died from an apparent suicide. He allegedly stabbed himself in the chest twice while his girlfriend was locked in the bathroom nearby. Was it murder or suicide? To listen, click Here

​​Episode 175: Kidnapping of Ted Binion

A Death Wish

February 15, 2023

In 1967, Marvin Shumate, a Las Vegas cab driver, came-up with the idea of kidnapping the son of Horseshoe casino owner, Benny Binion. When criminals target other criminals, it doesn’t usually end well. Click Here to listen.

​Episode 174: Leon Jacob & Valerie McDaniel

Out of Options

February 1, 2023

Leon Jacob and Valerie McDaniel had two significant problems. Leon Jacob’s ex-girlfriend accused him of stalking, which could result in him going to prison and losing his medical license. And Valerie McDaniel’s ex-husband wanted custody of their daughter because of her association with Leon Jacob. The couple decided the best way to address their issues was to hire a hitman. To listen, click Here

Episodes 172 & 173: Children of God Cult, Parts 1 & 2

Interview with Lou Eytalis

January 1 & 15, 2023

Former Children of God cult member, Lou Eytalis, talks about her experiences growing-up in a cult and what it took for her to finally break-away. To listen to Part 1, click Here, and Part 2, click Here

Episodes 169, 170, & 171: The Murdaugh Family, Parts 1 - 3

Lowcountry, South Carolina

November 15 & December 1 & 15, 2022

We will delve into the perplexing and ever complicated cases surrounding the Murdaugh family in the Lowcountry of South Carolina. Embezzlement, fraud, murder, what is going on in and around this family? To listen to part 1, click Here.  For part 2, click Here and Here for part 3. 

Episode 168: "American Murderer"

Interview with writer & director Matthew Gentile

November 1, 2022

Jason Derek Brown lived a lavish life-style as a conman, but he wanted more. In 2004, he shot an armored car guard in the process of stealing $56,000. In October of 2022, the true crime thriller, “American Murderer,” hit movie theaters, which cover the case. Click Here, to listen.

Episode 167: Murder of Al Canty

Interview with Jan Canty

October 15, 2022

Al Canty was murdered in 1985 in Detroit, Michigan. Unbeknownst to his wife, he was living a double life, spending considerable time and money with a prostitute and her john. I will be talking with Al’s wife, Jan Canty, about the horrific experience associated with having her husband murdered and how she managed to emerge from this tragedy. To listen, click Here.

Episode 166: Disappearance of Heather Elvis
Love “Hate” Triangle

October 1, 2022

Twenty-year-old Heather Elvis had a relationship with an older man, Sidney Moorer, who turned out to be married. After his wife, Tammy, found out, Heather’s world fell apart. Then, on December 18th of 2013, Heather Elvis simply vanished. Did Tammy and Sidney Moorer have something to do with the disappearance of Heather Elvis, or were there just a lot of bad coincidences? Click Here to listen. 

​Episode 165: Murder of Benjamin Siegel

September 15, 2022

Benjamin Siegel was a brutal and feared member of organized crime in the 1920s, 30s, and 40s. He is also considered one of the forces behind the creation of modern-day Las Vegas. An unknown assailant murdered him in Los Angeles in 1947. His murder remains unsolved. To listen, click Here.

Episode 164: Sex Trafficking

Interview with Chris Armitage

September 1, 2022

U.S. Air Force Veteran and advocate for the reduction of human and sex trafficking, Christopher Armitage will be talking about the complex and troubling crime of sex trafficking. Click Here to listen.

Episode 163: Operation Northwoods

False Flag

August 15, 2022

In the early 1960, the U.S. Government devised a plan to commit or stage acts of terrorism against the United States and blame them on Cuba. It was designed to garner support and justification for a war against Cuba. It was called Operation Northwoods. To listen, click Here.

Episode 162: Bill Coulthard

Interview with Anthony Smith

August 1, 2022

Las Vegas-based blogger Anthony Smith will be discussing the murder of former FBI agent Bill Coulthard. To listen, click Here.

Episode 161: Shrinerites

Interview with Author Tony Russo

July 15, 2022

Sherry Shriner ran an online cult. When two cult members died, concern as to what was going on inside their group increased significantly. I will be talking with veteran journalist and podcaster Tony Russo about the cult he named the 'Shrinerites.' Click Here to listen.

Episode 160: Patty Prewitt

Interview with Maggie Freleng 

July 1, 2022

In 1984, Bill Prewitt was murdered in his bed by his own gun while his wife, Patty Prewitt, slept next to him. Patty was convicted of his murder and sentenced to life in prison. Now, Patty has a strong contingent of advocates supporting her claims of innocence. Was Patty wrongfully convicted or is she where she is supposed to be? Click Here to listen.

Episodes 158 & 159: Murder of Cassie Jo Stoddart, Parts 1 & 2

Real life 'Scream'

June 1 & 15, 2022

We will delve into the murder of Cassie Jo Stoddart. Click Here to listen to part 1 and Here for part 2.

Episode 157: David Parker Ray

The 'Toy Box Killer'

May 16, 2022

David Parker Ray is known as the 'Toy Box Killer." His sick and demented torture of women is something normally reserved only for nightmares. Click Here to listen. 

Episodes 155 & 156: Murder of Jackie Thomas, Parts 1 & 2

Confirmation Bias

April 15 & May 1, 2022

We will look into the 1991 murder of Jackie Thomas in Raleigh, NC. Click Here to listen to part 1 and click Here to listen to part 2.

Episode 154: Bathsheba Spooner

Interview with Author Andrew Noone

April 1, 2022

Historian and author, Andrew Noone, will discuss how Bathsheba Spooner conspired to kill her husband, with a teenaged Continental soldier and two British soldiers, during the 1700s. Click Here to listen. 

Episode 153: Tucker Reed

Art imitating life

March 15, 2022

Tucker Reed shot and killed her uncle. She claimed it was self-defense. Her mother backed-up her story, but the police didn't believe either of them. Did she act to protect herself and her family or did she commit cold-blooded murder? Click Here to listen.

Episode 152: Johnny Stompanato

Murder or Self-defense?

March 1, 2022

On April 4th of 1958, Lana Turner's teenaged daughter allegedly stabbed to death reputed mobster Johnny Stompanato. What really happened inside this Beverly Hills mansion? Click Here to listen.

​​Episodes 149, 150, & 151: The King of Pop, Parts 1, 2, & 3

Behind the Scenes

January 15 & February 1 & 15, 2022

Michael Jackson was a superstar among superstars, but he also engaged in some rather bizarre behaviors. Later in his career, accusations came forth involving some of the most morally depraved acts one can engage in. Many disturbing aspects surrounded one of the most talented individuals of the 20th Century. To listen to part 1, click Here, click Here for part 2, and Here for part 3.

Episode 148: Killer Couple

Paul Bernardo & Karla Homolka

January 1, 2022

Paul Bernardo and his wife, Karla Homolka, raped and murdered several women. They videotaped some of their horrific crimes. The press dubbed them the 'Ken and Barbie Killers.' Were both of them responsible for these heinous acts, or was one of them another victim? Click Here to listen.

Episode 147: Murder of Phil Hartman 

Murder / Suicide

December 15, 2021

Saturday Night Live comedian Phil Hartman was murdered by his wife, Brynn. What darkness and turmoil in his personal life was he hiding? Click Here to listen.