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Foul Play: Crime Series

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Foul Play: Crime Series is a guided one case per season True Crime series podcast appealing to your morbid and obsessed curiosity. Shane Waters began the podcast in January of 2014, making it one of the first crime series podcasts. If you’re looking for a friend to guide you through true crime, Shane will be your new friend in the darkness. Award-Winning Podcast, new episodes weekly. Ad-Free on our Black Label Podcasting channel (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/channel/black-label-podcasting/id6443660911) on Apple Podcasts Premium and Patreon (http://patreon.com/itsfoulplay) . Check out Shane’s history podcast Hometown History (https://link.chtbl.com/hometownhistory) .

Foul Play: Crime Series is a guided one case per season True Crime series podcast appealing to your morbid and obsessed curiosity. Shane Waters began the podcast in January of 2014, making it one of the first crime series podcasts. If you’re looking for a friend to guide you through true crime, Shane will be your new friend in the darkness. Award-Winning Podcast, new episodes weekly. Ad-Free on our Black Label Podcasting channel (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/channel/black-label-podcasting/id6443660911) on Apple Podcasts Premium and Patreon (http://patreon.com/itsfoulplay) . Check out Shane’s history podcast Hometown History (https://link.chtbl.com/hometownhistory) .

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United States

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Foul Play: Crime Series is a guided one case per season True Crime series podcast appealing to your morbid and obsessed curiosity. Shane Waters began the podcast in January of 2014, making it one of the first crime series podcasts. If you’re looking for a friend to guide you through true crime, Shane will be your new friend in the darkness. Award-Winning Podcast, new episodes weekly. Ad-Free on our Black Label Podcasting channel (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/channel/black-label-podcasting/id6443660911) on Apple Podcasts Premium and Patreon (http://patreon.com/itsfoulplay) . Check out Shane’s history podcast Hometown History (https://link.chtbl.com/hometownhistory) .

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English


Episodes

S2 Ep86: Unsolved Murder of Sister Cathy [Uniting for Survivors]

12/7/2022
Gemma and Survivor Donna are in Maryland today (12/7/2022) to speak at a press conference along with SNAP and their attorneys. They are filing with the court in regards to the Attorney General's attempt to release the 456-page report on child sexual abuse by clergy in the Archdiocese of Baltimore. They want to make their voice heard asking for full disclosure of the report with no redactions. The Maryland Attorney General investigation into the sexual abuse of children by clergy in the...

Duration:00:48:10

S15 Ep2: My Aunt and the Hitman [My Aunt Sharon]

12/7/2022
As the investigation into the murder of my aunt, Sharon Birchwood, continued it became clear that she wasn’t killed on the 7th of December 2007 after all. But in a hoarders home, with piles and drawers full of paperwork, will the police find the evidence that they need to get to the truth? Find us online. Support the show by joining our Black Label by becoming a Patron on Patreon. Black Label can also be subscribed to on Apple Podcasts! Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat,...

Duration:00:22:13

S15 Ep1: My Aunt and the Hitman [Beyond the Grave]

12/4/2022
"Are you hoping I die so that you can use the insurance money to sort out your mess"? These words were found on a scrap of paper in the home of my Aunt, Sharon Birchwood, following her murder in December 2007. But who had murdered my aunt, and why? The investigation begins. Written and Narrated by Foul Play's crime writer Wendy Cee. ‌Voiceover help from Trevin @ Live Laugh Larceny Podcast Find us online. Support the show by joining our Black Label by becoming a Patron on...

Duration:00:19:20

S2 Ep85: Unsolved Murder of Sister Cathy [Transparency and Accountability at the Archdiocese of Baltimore]

11/30/2022
The Maryland Attorney General investigation into the sexual abuse of children by clergy in the Archdiocese of Baltimore (AOB) has concluded. The 456-page report details the sexual abuse of more than 600 victims at the hands of 158 Catholic Priests that were part of the AOB. Attorney General Brian Frosh has turned his report over to the courts and has asked the court to release it to the public saying his investigation uncovered many attempts of coverups of priests abusing children by those...

Duration:00:26:16

S15: My Aunt and the Hitman

11/23/2022
Season 15 of Foul Play: Crime Series is starting December 4th. This series is created and narrated by the typical crime writer of our show Wendy Cee. Find us online. Support the show by joining our Black Label by becoming a Patron on Patreon. Black Label can also be subscribed to on Apple Podcasts! Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, TikTok, and Facebook. Hosted by Shane Waters. You can find his history podcast Hometown History here. Find Foul Play: Crime Series on...

Duration:00:00:58

S14 Ep4: Secrets of Nell Cropsey

11/23/2022
We discuss the murder trial of Nell Cropsey, which has been postponed several times. Finally, on January 16th, the trial begins. We describe the events leading up to the trial and the anticipation of the outcome. Find us online. Support the show by joining our Black Label by becoming a Patron on Patreon. Black Label can also be subscribed to on Apple Podcasts! Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, TikTok, and Facebook. Hosted by Shane Waters. You can find his history podcast...

Duration:00:07:43

S14 Ep3: Secrets of Nell Cropsey

11/16/2022
Jim Wilcox was accused of murdering Nell Cropsey, but the evidence against him was weak and circumstantial. As Jim Wilcox sat in a jail in the town of Elizabeth City, Nell's body was released to her family. Over 200 family members awaited her arrival at the Van Pelt Manor in Brooklyn. Deep blank with heavy white curtains, the hearse traveled across the north river to the Pennsylvania Terminal. Once the hearse was at the terminal, it would await the arrival of the Southern Express to take...

Duration:00:11:46

S14 Ep2: Secrets of Nell Cropsey

11/9/2022
Nell Cropsey was missing, and fingers were quickly pointed at Jim Wilcox. He was the last person to see her, so it would make sense. But things are never that clear-cut. The following day, Jim appeared in front of the Mayor, but with no solid evidence. Jim was free to go, but with a catch, he was required to see the Mayor every day at 12 until told otherwise. Find us online. Support the show by joining our Black Label by becoming a Patron on Patreon. Black Label can also be subscribed...

Duration:00:11:20

S14 Ep1: Secrets of Nell Cropsey

11/2/2022
There is a house in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Its Queen Anne style Frame sits on Riverside Ave near the Pasquotank river. It stands two stories high, with green and white siding and trim. This house, like so many, holds a dark history. Onlookers of the house claim to see a ghostly figure standing in front of a window of the second story. A young girl, taken before she could truly live life. A girl who has a secret. Her name is Nell Cropsey, and the town still talks about her story...

Duration:00:14:19

S2 Ep84: Unsolved Murder of Sister Cathy [It’s Not a Lie Detector]

10/28/2022
Shane and Gemma welcome Retired FBI Special Agent William Ortiz to the Sister Cathy series to discuss Polygraph Examinations. William is a Marine Corps veteran, retired from the FBI after 22 years as a Special Agent, and is the founder of Ortsec - a polygraph service company. Join Shane Waters and The Keepers' Gemma Hoskins in this series, along with many of the women and men featured in the the Netflix series. This is an ongoing series. Find us online. Support the show by joining...

Duration:00:44:28

S13: The Nightmare Before Halloween, Part 2

10/25/2022
…1 campfire… …1 dark forest… …31 bone-chilling stories… …Will YOU survive the night? This Halloween season, enter the woods for a unique and truly epic podcast experience! Around the campfire Shane Waters will introduce 31 crime podcast hosts, including Foul Play. Each host brings a new, nerve-wracking true story to the circle. It’s an extra special, two part, five-hour, Halloween event, but before hitting play you might want to ask yourself…can you really handle this much murder and...

Duration:02:19:30

S13: The Nightmare Before Halloween, Part 1

10/24/2022
…1 campfire… …1 dark forest… …31 bone-chilling stories… …Will YOU survive the night? This Halloween season, enter the woods for a unique and truly epic podcast experience! Around the campfire Shane Waters will introduce 31 crime podcast hosts. Each host brings a new, nerve-wracking true story to the circle. It’s an extra special, two part, five-hour, Halloween event, but before hitting play you might want to ask yourself…can you really handle this much murder and mayhem? So, pull up...

Duration:02:22:51

S13 Ep5: Acquittal of Lizzie Borden

10/21/2022
Lizzie Borden was an American woman tried and acquitted of the August 4, 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. No one else was charged in the murders, and despite ostracism from other residents, Borden spent the remainder of her life in Fall River. She died of pneumonia at age 66, just days before the death of her older sister, Emma. The Borden murders and trial received widespread publicity throughout the United States, and along with Borden herself,...

Duration:00:11:04

S13 Ep4: Acquittal of Lizzie Borden

10/19/2022
Lizzie Borden was an American woman tried and acquitted of the August 4, 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. No one else was charged in the murders, and despite ostracism from other residents, Borden spent the remainder of her life in Fall River. She died of pneumonia at age 66, just days before the death of her older sister, Emma. The Borden murders and trial received widespread publicity throughout the United States, and along with Borden herself,...

Duration:00:08:10

S13 Ep3: Acquittal of Lizzie Borden

10/12/2022
Lizzie Borden was an American woman tried and acquitted of the August 4, 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. No one else was charged in the murders, and despite ostracism from other residents, Borden spent the remainder of her life in Fall River. She died of pneumonia at age 66, just days before the death of her older sister, Emma. The Borden murders and trial received widespread publicity throughout the United States, and along with Borden herself,...

Duration:00:10:25

S13 Ep2: Acquittal of Lizzie Borden

10/5/2022
Lizzie Borden was an American woman tried and acquitted of the August 4, 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. No one else was charged in the murders, and despite ostracism from other residents, Borden spent the remainder of her life in Fall River. She died of pneumonia at age 66, just days before the death of her older sister, Emma. The Borden murders and trial received widespread publicity throughout the United States, and along with Borden herself,...

S13 Ep1: Acquittal of Lizzie Borden

9/28/2022
Lizzie Borden was an American woman tried and acquitted of the August 4, 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. No one else was charged in the murders, and despite ostracism from other residents, Borden spent the remainder of her life in Fall River. She died of pneumonia at age 66, just days before the death of her older sister, Emma. The Borden murders and trial received widespread publicity throughout the United States, and along with Borden herself,...

S2 Ep83: Unsolved Murder of Sister Cathy [Teresa and Jean - the Courts, the Church and the Cops] Part 2

9/26/2022
Shane and Gemma sit down with Jean and Teresa from Netflix's The Keepers to discuss the courts, the church, and the cops. If you are curious what the status of the 4 year Maryland attorney general investigation into Clergy abuse is then you have come to the right place. Join Shane Waters and The Keepers' Gemma Hoskins in this series, along with many of the women and men featured in the the Netflix series. This is an ongoing series. Find us online. Support the show by joining our...

Duration:00:44:54

S2 Ep82: Unsolved Murder of Sister Cathy [Teresa and Jean - the Courts, the Church and the Cops] Part 1

9/23/2022
Shane and Gemma sit down with Jean and Teresa from Netflix's The Keepers to discuss the courts, the church, and the cops. If you are curious what the status of the 4 year Maryland attorney general investigation into Clergy abuse is then you have come to the right place. Jean and Teresa are inviting you to stand up for truth, and support them and all survivors of child sexual abuse, by using your voice, making noise, sending e-mails and sharing their conversation to demand accountability...

Duration:00:53:01

S12 Ep4: Unsolved Murder of Hazel Drew

9/21/2022
More than a century ago, the body of 20 year old Hazel Drew was found floating in Teal's Pond near the bottom of Taborton Mountain in Sand Lake, New York. An autopsy found that she'd died of blunt head trauma to the back of her head prior to ending up in the pond. Her death was labeled a murder. In the weeks that followed the discovery of her body, many suspects were investigated including among others: her recently widowed, and suicidal, uncle William Taylor who lived nearby; a...

Duration:00:06:02