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Upcoming Episode: Death of Pravin Varughese

Interview with Monica Zukas

Projected Date: Spring, 2017


Pravin Varughese, a 19-year-old Souther Illinois University student, was found dead on February 18, 2014 in a wooded area near Carbondale, Illinois. The official autopsy indicated a manner of death of "hypothermia." However, his family immediately noticed significant injuries to his head. And it was later learned that Pravin accepted a ride from a stranger on the night of his death and a fight occurred prior to him entering the woods. A second autopsy, commissioned by Pravin's family, determined the manner of death as "blunt trauma to the head." What happened to Pravin on that fateful night?


Upcoming Episode: The Murder of Kitty Genovese

Interview with Catherine Pelonero

Projected Date: Spring, 2017


We will discuss Catherine Pelonero's book, Kitty Genovese: A True Account of a Public Murder and its Private Consequences, which reached #10 on The New York Times Best Seller List for "Crime & Punishment." ​Kitty Genovese was stabbed on the street in Queens, New York, in 1964. The case sparked national outrage when it was revealed that dozens of witnesses saw or heard the attacks, but failed to help her or call police until after the killer fled.


​​Upcoming Episode: Joe Snodgrass 
Cutting to the Truth
Projected Date:  2017
An examination of the brutal death of an Air Force officer's wife just outside a Philippines air base. Amidst accusations of a love triangle, involving the not-so-grieving husband, investigators employ groundbreaking computer forensics to make their case.


Upcoming Episode: The Murder of Serial Killer Jeffrey Dahmer
Justice or Injustice?

Projected Date: 2017
Discuss the circumstances surrounding how and why Christopher Scarver killed one of the most dangerous men in America, Jeffrey Dahmer.

Upcoming Episode: Conspiracy to Assassinate Abraham Lincoln

When two or more Conspire

Projected Date: 2017

Discuss the conspiracy that killed a president and almost decapitated a nation. Lots of people believe many famous crimes were the result of a conspiracy. However, the assassination of President Lincoln was a conspiracy. We will analzye into the conspirators and the plan.