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Female Criminals

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The true crime podcast where women aren’t just the victims. Every week, we examine the psychology, motivations, and atrocities of female felons. New episodes come out every Wednesday. Female Criminals is a production of Cutler Media and part of the Parcast Network.

The true crime podcast where women aren’t just the victims. Every week, we examine the psychology, motivations, and atrocities of female felons. New episodes come out every Wednesday. Female Criminals is a production of Cutler Media and part of the Parcast Network.
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The true crime podcast where women aren’t just the victims. Every week, we examine the psychology, motivations, and atrocities of female felons. New episodes come out every Wednesday. Female Criminals is a production of Cutler Media and part of the Parcast Network.

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English


Episodes

S2E25: “The Death House Landlady” Pt. 2 - AD FREE

8/20/2018
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Welcome Serial Killer listeners! We hope you enjoy the conclusion of Dorothea Puente crossover special Ad Free!! Be sure to look out for a new Female Criminals episode on Wednesday. Dorothea Puente ran a boarding house in Sacramento, California. She had perfected a technique of taking in tenants who were on government assistance, murdering them, and then fraudulently cash the checks. All the while, neighbors had no idea that dead bodies were being buried in her backyard. Subscribe to...

Duration:00:57:40

S2E24: “The Death House Landlady” - Special

8/15/2018
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We have a special guest. Greg from Serial Killers is to joining us to help provide some insight into the madness of Dorothea Puente. Dorothea Puente didn’t set out to become Sacramento, California’s most notorious female serial killer. But she did have a criminal streak that grew more sinister, culminating in the deaths of almost a dozen residents of the boarding house she ran. How was she able to evade detection from family members and social workers? And how did she get away with her...

Duration:00:54:56

S2E23: “Spy Dancer” - Mata Hari Pt. 2

8/8/2018
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Despite payouts from her exotic dance performances and the gifts from her many generous lovers, Mata Hari struggled to finance her lavish lifestyle. So when offers of spywork came from both French and German government officials during World War II, Mata Hari couldn’t say no to the money. It led her down a path of spying, lying, and ultimately, execution. Was Mata Hari World War II’s biggest fall guy, or its biggest counter-espionage triumph? Sponsors! Sharp Objects - See new episodes...

Duration:00:58:07

S2E1: “Spy Dancer” - Mata Hari

8/1/2018
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Mata Hari built her fame on the novel and erotic dances she performed, claiming to have learned them as part of a secretive religious ritual. She’s remembered in part for her pornographic postcard series, as well as a string of wealthy lovers left in her wake. But she’s best known for the way she died: executed as a foreign spy. Sponsors! Facebook - Click on the ‘Facebook Watch’ icon or follow the Sacred Lies show page for new episodes on Fridays. HBO - See new episodes of Sharp Objects...

Duration:00:56:00

S1E21: “Angel Of Mercy” Pt. 2 - Genene Jones

7/25/2018
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After numerous “close-calls” and many deaths, it became hard to ignore the number of emergencies that happened while Nurse Genene Jones was on duty in the pediatric ICU. Even after switching to work in a private practice, a dark cloud of tragedy followed her. Would forensic drug testing technology ever catch up with this Angel of Mercy? Sponsors! Penguin Random House - THE BOY AT THE DOOR by Alex Dahl is available July 24th, wherever books are sold. 8fit - Download the 8fit app today to...

Duration:01:00:16

20 - “Angel Of Mercy” - Genene Jones

7/18/2018
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Genene Jones, a pediatric nurse from Texas, is believed to have killed between eleven and forty-six infants and toddlers between 1977 and 1982. Pediatric nurses give care to children, many of whom aren’t able to speak yet. Which is why they perfect targets. Find out what happened in Jones’ childhood that would drive her to murder innocent children. Sponsors! P.volve - To buy a P.Ball and receive 2 months of free streaming, visit Pvolve.com/Criminals and enter CRIMINALS at checkout. 8fit...

Duration:00:49:19

19 - “Revenge Assassin” Pt. 2 - Shi Jianqiao

7/11/2018
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In an act of filial piety (respect for one's parents, elders, and ancestors) and revenge over the murder of her father, Shi Jianqiao executed warlord Sun Chuanfang in a crowded Buddhist hall. The media circus that ensued unleashed a fierce debate over her fate, which would play out in the courts of both law and public opinion. Would she actually get away with murder? Sponsors! 8fit - Ready for your transformation? Download the 8fit app today to get started or visit 8fit.com for more...

Duration:01:00:58

18 - “Revenge Assassin” - Shi Jianqiao

7/4/2018
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Shi Jianqiao was a notorious Chinese assassin who avenged her father’s death by executing the warlord responsible. Was she a devoted daughter fulfilling her duty after her father’s unjust murder? Or was she an outlaw vigilante who deserved to be punished for her crime? Sponsors! 8fit - Download the 8fit app today to get started or visit 8fit.com for more information. Hungryroot - Go to Hungryroot.com and use the promo code CRIMINALS for $25 off each of your first 2 deliveries.

Duration:00:47:46

17 - “Baader-Meinhof Gang” Pt. 2 - Ulrike Meinhof

6/27/2018
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Ulrike Meinhof was a West German journalist, screenwriter, and mother of two. But the non-violent activist would turn to a life of terrorist bombings and bank robberies. Find out why and what ultimately lead to her capture. Sponsors! Hungryroot - Go to Hungryroot.com and use the promo code CRIMINALS for $25 off each of your first 2 deliveries. Just Fab - Go to JustFab.com/CRIMINALS now and sign up as a VIP to get 50% off your entire order! Lola - For 40% off all subscriptions, visit...

Duration:00:52:51

16 - “Baader-Meinhof Gang” - Ulrike Meinhof

6/20/2018
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Ulrike Meinhof was a known journalist, pacifist, and anti-war activist in Germany. After complaining of severe headaches for months, she had a brain procedure. After her recovery, her perspective changed. She became a political militant responsible for murders, attempted murders, bank robberies and bombings. Sponsors! Madison Reed - Madison Reed would like to honor Female Criminals listeners with 10% off plus Free Shipping on their first color kit. Go to Madison-Reed.com and use promo...

Duration:00:53:10

15 - “America’s First Female Serial Killer” Pt. 2 - Aileen Wuornos

6/13/2018
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Aileen Wuornos was convicted of killing Johns while working as a sex worker in Florida. During her trial, Wuornos would take the stand in her own defense in an effort to save her life. But it would only take a jury a couple hours to decide her fate. Sponsors! Madison Reed would like to honor Female Criminals listeners with 10% off plus Free Shipping on their first color kit. Go to Madison-Reed.com and use promo code: CRIMINALS. Hungry Root - Go to Hungryroot.com and use the promo code...

Duration:00:50:46

15 - “America’s First Female Serial Killer” - Aileen Wuornos

6/6/2018
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Aileen Wuornos lived a difficult life as a sex worker along the highways to support herself. She killed seven men but she claims they were all in self-defense. Was Wuornos born a cold-blooded killer or did a difficult childhood mold her into one? After this podcast, listen to Vanessa’s new podcast Great Women of Business wherever you listen to podcasts! Episodes on Julia Child and Coco Chanel are out now! Sponsors! LinkedIn - Go to LinkedIn.com/CRIMINALS and get a $50 credit toward your...

Duration:01:00:25

13 - “The Angel of Death” Pt. 2 - Kristen Gilbert

5/30/2018
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Kristen Gilbert was a nurse at a Veterans Affairs Medical Center when patients began to suddenly die of cardiac arrest during her shifts. With very little hard evidence to go on, find out how investigators built a case against her and how her behavior leading up to the trial made her a danger to herself and others. Sponsors! Madison Reed - Madison Reed would like to honor Female Criminals listeners with 10% off plus Free Shipping on their first color kit with promo code: CRIMINALS

Duration:00:39:00

12 - "The Angel of Death" - Kristen Gilbert

5/23/2018
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By all accounts, Kristen Gilbert was a competent nurse, suburban wife, and soccer mom. But she also had an sinister side. Working at a Veterans Affairs Medical Center, she was convicted of killing four patients and suspected of killing dozens more. But what turned this mild-mannered mother of two into a serial killer? Sponsors! TechStyle - JustFab - Go to JustFab.com/Criminals now and sign up as a VIP, to get 50% off your entire order!

Duration:00:45:42

11 - "The Lady Pirate" Pt. 2 - Anne Bonny

5/16/2018
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Pirate Anne Bonny had seemingly met her match with Calico Jack, but the relationship didn't last forever. After leaving their child with a family in Cuba, Anne returned to the seas with Calico but found a new spark - this time with a most unexpected partner. Sponsors! Hello Fresh - For $30 off your first week of Hello Fresh, visit HelloFresh.com/Criminals30 and enter the code CRIMINALS30! ModCloth - To get 15% off your purchase of $100 or more, go to ModCloth.com and enter code...

Duration:00:52:05

10 - “The Lady Pirate” - Anne Bonny

5/9/2018
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As a child, Anne Bonny pretended to be a boy to cover for the fact that she was an illegitimate child. When she dressed as a woman later on, she realized she preferred the freedom of being treated like a man. Dissatisfied with traditional life as a wife to her husband, she found a true partnership with "Calico Jack," a pirate who treated her with more autonomy and respect than any woman on land would ever get. SPONSORS! American Public Media - You can find the “In The Dark” podcast now...

Duration:00:47:34

9 - “The Black Widow” Pt. 2 - Stacey Castor

5/2/2018
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As police became more suspicious of Stacey Castor for the deaths of two husbands, she was quick to blame her daughter Ashley. When Ashley was discovered unresponsive with a suicide note next to her, the case got more difficult for detectives. Did Ashley try to commit suicide, or was she Castor’s next intended victim? Sponsors! Macmillan Books - Start listening now at MacmillanAudio.com/AfterAnna 1-800-FLOWERS - Order 24 stunning Multicolored Roses for only $24 by going to...

Duration:00:48:28

8 - “The Black Widow” - Stacey Castor

4/25/2018
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Over the course of her adulthood, Stacey Castor went from a loving mother and wife to a meticulous murderer. Her choice of weapon was poison, and her careful planning allowed her to get away with murder for many years. We investigate how one woman could take such a dark turn and murder those closest to her. SPONSORS! After Anna - Listen now at Macmillanaudio.com/AfterAnna

Duration:00:44:31

7 - “The Bandit Politician” - Seema Parihar

4/18/2018
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When Seema Parihar was just 13 years old, she was kidnapped from her home in Northern India by bandits. Parihar faced unimaginable mental and physical abuse at the hands of her captors, but persevered to become one of the most feared bandits in the region for nearly 20 years. We investigate her path towards banditry and unlikely second act as a politician. Sponsors! Zulily - Visit Zulily.com/CRIMINALS and use gift code CRIMINALS to get 20% off your first order. Audible - Go to...

Duration:00:43:59

6 - “Bonnie & Clyde” Pt. 2 - Bonnie Parker

4/11/2018
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Bonnie Parker dreamed of being famous, but she became infamous. When she wasn’t robbing banks, Bonnie struggled to maintain relationships with her family, and maintain a “ladylike” image. However, Bonnie’s crimes kept her on less-than-ladylike wanted posters and led her to a violent death. Sponsors! Everlywell - Go to everlywell.com and use promo code CRIMINALS to take 15% off your first order. Zulily - Visit Zulily.com/CRIMINALS and use gift code CRIMINALS to get 20% off your first order.

Duration:00:57:19