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Killer Psyche

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When a shocking crime occurs, people ask “Why?” Was it about power, ego, or revenge? On Killer Psyche, retired FBI agent Candice DeLong draws on her decades of experience to reveal why these murderers and criminals committed these acts. She will reveal fascinating new details about what drove these people, including cases she was close to. Candice will share specific psychological methods and profiling techniques that experts use to understand the deepest part of the most complex, fascinating, and twisted minds, from the Unabomber to Dr. Death to El Chapo. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche

When a shocking crime occurs, people ask “Why?” Was it about power, ego, or revenge? On Killer Psyche, retired FBI agent Candice DeLong draws on her decades of experience to reveal why these murderers and criminals committed these acts. She will reveal fascinating new details about what drove these people, including cases she was close to. Candice will share specific psychological methods and profiling techniques that experts use to understand the deepest part of the most complex, fascinating, and twisted minds, from the Unabomber to Dr. Death to El Chapo. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche

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United States

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When a shocking crime occurs, people ask “Why?” Was it about power, ego, or revenge? On Killer Psyche, retired FBI agent Candice DeLong draws on her decades of experience to reveal why these murderers and criminals committed these acts. She will reveal fascinating new details about what drove these people, including cases she was close to. Candice will share specific psychological methods and profiling techniques that experts use to understand the deepest part of the most complex, fascinating, and twisted minds, from the Unabomber to Dr. Death to El Chapo. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche

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English


Episodes

Encore: Jodi Arias, The Most Hated Woman in America

6/21/2022
Former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong revisits the case of Jodi Arias, who became a media sensation after she brutally killed her ex boyfriend, Travis Alexander. Jodi told one lie after another and gave interview after interview, never believing that she would ever be convicted. Candice will explore why Jodi was not only dubbed, “the most hated woman in America,” but was also known as the “poster girl for narcissism.” Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes...

Duration:00:49:30

Wondery Presents: The Execution of Bonny Lee Bakley

6/20/2022
On May 4, 2001, Bonny Lee Bakley was found fatally shot in a car on a dark North Hollywood street. The prime suspect was her husband, famed actor Robert Blake. But Bonny, a longtime con artist, had plenty of enemies. She left behind a trail of men she’d scammed, and she had a volatile relationship with Christian Brando, the troubled son of movie star Marlon Brando. Not since the O.J. Simpson case had the eyes of the nation been so fixated on a homicide. The search for Bonny’s killer took...

Duration:00:06:15

Encore: The Ken and Barbie Killers

6/14/2022
Former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong digs into the murders committed by Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka - dubbed the ‘Ken and Barbie Killers’ by the press for their youth and good looks. But their name does not reveal the sadistic nature of the series of rapes and murders that the couple committed. Candice explores the psychology that brought these two killers together, and why only one of them is truly paying for the crimes. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all...

Duration:00:49:26

Encore: Pedro Rodrigues Filho: The Brazilian Dexter

6/7/2022
Former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong explores the case of Pedro Rodrigues Filho, aka the Brazilian Dexter. Filho killed around 100 men -- 47 of them while he was imprisoned -- all of whom he deemed unworthy to live. And yet, Rodrigues Filho is now out of jail and has become a YouTube star in his native Brazil. Candice unpacks the events that led to his release and how this brutal, prolific killer became a Brazilian celebrity. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all...

Duration:00:36:49

Wondery Presents Persona: The French Deception

6/6/2022
Introducing the true crime podcast Persona: The French Deception— the story of Gilbert Chikli, one of the greatest con artists of all time. What does it feel like to pick up the phone and scam someone out of $50 million? Host and award-winning journalist, Evan Ratliff, investigates how Chikli successfully duped some of the world’s most powerful people into handing over their fortunes. He explores how Chikli evaded the law for years and became a Robin Hood-like hero. More than just a tale of...

Duration:00:04:57

Jack the Ripper

5/31/2022
In the season finale of Killer Psyche, former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong delves into the case of the infamous Jack the Ripper. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche Please support us by supporting our sponsors! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:51:29

Ask Candice Anything

5/24/2022
In this special episode, former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong answers questions live from the audience at Las Vegas Crimecon 2022. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche Please support us by supporting our sponsors! Purple - Go to purple.com/PSCHYE and use Promo Code: PSYCHE for 10% OFF any order of $200 or more! Genucel...

Duration:00:42:21

What We've Learned This Season, Part II

5/17/2022
In the second half of this two-parter, former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong and her producer Julie dig into the criminals they've profiled this season: what they've learned, what they may have missed and which cases rattle them to this day. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche Please support us by supporting our...

Duration:00:43:35

Introducing BADLANDS Season 4: HOLLYWOODLAND

5/11/2022
Introducing the true crime podcast Badlands— a show that dives deep into the real stories of the famous at their most infamous. Each season, host Jake Brennan, explores the real life crimes and scandalous careers of the world’s most popular cultural figures. In an all new season, he tells the stories of A-listers whose misdeeds and career lows are as unbelievable as some of their films’ plot twists—like the story of Sharon Tate, who was caught up in a strange scene long before members of...

Duration:00:05:22

Mark Thundercloud: Hostage Negotiator

5/10/2022
Former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong interviews Mark Thundercloud, a retired Special Agent of the FBI's Crisis Negotiation Unit and Critical Incidence Response Group. Candice and Mark examine what pushes hostage takers over the edge. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche Please support us by supporting our...

Duration:00:43:48

Tony Kiritsis

5/3/2022
Former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong digs into the mind of Tony Kiritsis. Tony kidnapped the president of his mortgage company, strapped a gun to the back of his head, and held him hostage for a tense 63 hour standoff. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche Please support us by supporting our sponsors! Pretty Litter- Go...

Duration:00:59:46

What We've Learned This Season, Part I

4/26/2022
Former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong is joined by her producer, Julie, to discuss the episodes of season one: what they've learned, what they've missed, which murders affected them the most, and what it's like to live and breathe a true crime podcast. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche Please support us by supporting...

Duration:00:43:18

Introducing: Border City

4/25/2022
Border City is a new L.A. Times Presents podcast from the San Diego Union-Tribune. It's a story about beauty, violence and belonging in Tijuana. Enjoy this sneak peek, and be sure to listen and follow wherever you listen to podcasts. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:06:10

Cindy White, Part II

4/19/2022
In the second half of this two-parter, former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong digs deeper into the case of Cindy White. We learn the real reasons that 18 year old Cindy White set the fire that took the lives of 6 people, including four children. Using both court documents and her own interviews with Cindy, Candice delves into what could have driven Cindy to commit this deadly crime - and the miscarriage of justice that ensued. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all...

Duration:00:59:31

Cindy White, Part I

4/12/2022
In the first half of this two-part episode, former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong digs into the case of Cindy White. 1n 1975, 18 year old Cindy set a fire that consumed the lives of 6 people, including four children. Using both court documents and her own interviews with Cindy, Candice delves into what could have driven Cindy to commit this deadly crime. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early...

Duration:00:45:33

Wondery Presents: Scamfluencers

4/11/2022
You never really know someone…especially online. In today’s world, the power of influence can be the quickest path to money and fame, and it often ends in ruin. These are the stories of the world’s most insidious Scamfluencers. And we are their prey. On Wondery’s new weekly series, join co-hosts Scaachi Koul and Sarah Hagi as they unpack epic stories of deception from the worlds of social media, fashion, finance, health, and wellness. These influencers claim to be everything from charismatic...

Duration:00:05:06

Robert Hansen: The Butcher Baker

4/5/2022
Former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong delves into the case of Robert Hansen, the Butcher Baker. Robert raped over 30 women and killed, at least, 17 victims - setting them loose in the frozen Alaska terrain and hunting them down like animals. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche Please support us by supporting our...

Duration:00:47:15

Joseph Edward Duncan

3/29/2022
Former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong examines the case of Joseph Edward Duncan, a serial rapist and murderer who began his criminal career at a very young age. Joseph's long history of murder and rape ended when he was spotted and apprehended at a Denny's restaurant with one of his child victims, Shasta Groene. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening....

Duration:00:55:05

Susan Polk, Part II: Deadly Therapy

3/22/2022
In part 2 of this 2 part episode, former FBI profiler and psychiatric nurse,Candice DeLong,looks at the marriage of Felix and Susan Polk. She discusses how Susan's delusions affect not only her relationship with Felix, but also with her 3 sons - and what triggered Susan to murder Felix. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. https://wondery.app.link/killerpsyche Please support...

Duration:00:46:11

Susan Polk, Part I: Deadly Therapy

3/15/2022
In the first half of this two-part episode, former FBI agent and criminal profiler Candice DeLong digs into the case of Susan Polk. When she was just 15, a troubled and lonely Susan sought the help of a psychologist named Dr. Felix Polk. Instead, she wound up marrying her therapist, and eventually, killing him. In part one, we learn about the history that drew Susan to her future husband, and what set them both on the road to disaster. Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes...

Duration:00:49:02