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EMMY award winning crime and justice reporter Matt Johnson dusts off his reporter notebooks for this exciting podcast and gives you a first hand perspective on cold cases, homicides, mysteries & murders he has covered, followed and still haunt him today. Follow on social and wwww.truecriumedeadline.com

EMMY award winning crime and justice reporter Matt Johnson dusts off his reporter notebooks for this exciting podcast and gives you a first hand perspective on cold cases, homicides, mysteries & murders he has covered, followed and still haunt him today. Follow on social and wwww.truecriumedeadline.com

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EMMY award winning crime and justice reporter Matt Johnson dusts off his reporter notebooks for this exciting podcast and gives you a first hand perspective on cold cases, homicides, mysteries & murders he has covered, followed and still haunt him today. Follow on social and wwww.truecriumedeadline.com

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English


Episodes

38 - MYSTERY: Death of Jen Myers

4/25/2022
SHOCKING NEW DETAILS in the death of newly engaged, mother of two Jen Myers in Wheat Ridge Colorado. On March 30, 2018 the mom of two decided to go to a neighborhood bar and day-drink. She posted happy pictures on social media and was dancing at the bar. Shortly after arriving witnesses say she became extremely intoxicated. A older man at the bar offered to give Jen a ride home. Jen was later found dead inside his home with a gunshot wound to her head/face. In this Episode host Matt...

Duration:00:44:52

37 - MURDER: Lifeguard Molly Bish vanished in a small town

3/28/2022
NEW DEVELOPMENTS in the Murder of Molly Bish. New DNA samples have been collected in the case from key "Persons of Interest" and some of Molly's belongings have been returned to her sister Heather. Sister of Molly, Heather Bish sits down with host Matt Johnson for a NEW INTERVIEW to talk about the case, how her family learned of Molly's abduction, missed steps in the initial investigation and what she is doing to help solve the case and other unresolved cases using familial DNA. On June...

Duration:00:57:21

36 - MYSTERY: The Disappearance of Maura Murray

2/28/2022
NEW INTERVIEW with JULIE MURRAY, the sister of missing nursing Student, Maura Murray. Murray disappeared on the evening of February 9, 2004, after a car crash on Rt. 112 in Haverhill, NH. She was spotted by an elderly couple across the street and she spoke with a Bus Driver who lived on the remote street, after the crash. When police arrived her car was locked, there were no footprints in the snow and the 21-year-old UMass Amherst student was missing without a trace. Recently the FBI...

Duration:00:52:12

TRAILER - SEASON III

1/22/2022
True Crime DEADLINE returns for Season III with host Matt Johnson in February 2022. Matt is an EMMY award winning journalist who dusts off his reporter notebooks to bring you his first hand account of covering notorious crimes and lesser known cases over his career. This season kicks off with several exclusive interviews connected to Missing Maura Murray, Crystal Rogers, Molly Bish and letters from the sister of Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy. Please subscribe, rate the podcast and write a...

Duration:00:01:31

35 - SERIAL: Daughter of the 'San Francisco Witch Killer' Speaks Out

10/6/2020
NEW SHOCKING DETAILS: Daughter of the 'San Francisco Witch Killer' Jenn Carson, speaks out about her father and stepmother's murder spree across California. James Clifford Carson (aka Michael Bear Carson) and Susan Barnes Carson (aka Suzan Bear Carson) are convicted of three murders between 1981 and 1983 in Northern California and the San Francisco Bay Area. The Carson's are referred to as the 'Witch Killers' after Suzan claimed to hear voices that instructed her to hunt and kill...

Duration:00:59:13

34 - MYSTERY: The Disappearance of Christine Walters

9/28/2020
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Anita Walters, mother of Christine Walters who mysteriously disappeared after being found naked on a stranger's doorstep. Christine Walters is described as a nature lover, animal lover and yogi. She was a junior in college studying Botany and wanted to help rebuild ecosystems. Then in the Summer of 2008, Christine decided to visit friends living in Portland Oregon. From there she met new friends, self proclaimed spiritual environmental activists living off the...

Duration:00:27:29

33 - MYSTERY: The Springfield Three

9/22/2020
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Janis Moore McCall, mother of Stacy McCall who was one of the three women who went missing in Springfield MO in 1992 without a trace. Sherill Levitt (47), Suzanne (Suzie) Streeter (19), Stacy McCall (18) were reported missing on June 7th 1992. On June 6th 1992 Stacy and Suzie graduated from Kickapoo High School. That night the teens went to a few graduation parties and planned to sleep at a friends house and go to a water park the next morning. The teens changed...

Duration:00:31:08

32 - MYSTERY: Death of Ellen Greenberg - MURDER or SUICIDE?

9/15/2020
On January 26, 2011 Ellen Rae Greengerg was found dead in her Philadelphia apartment with multiple stab wounds. She suffered from 20 stab wounds, including ten to her back & neck, there were bruises all over her body an her dead body was positioned upright against the cabinets, (which is against any findings that the family says could lead to suicide.) Ellen's parents, Josh and Sandee Greenberg have partnered with criminal investigator Thomas Brennan Jr. to get the case investigated and...

Duration:00:34:54

31 - MURDER: Abby & Libby 'The Delphi Murders'

9/8/2020
NEW INTERVIEW with Kelsie German, sister of Libby German. On February 13, 2017 13 year old Abigail Williams and 14 year old Liberty Rose German were dropped off at the trailhead of 'High Bridge' near Hoosier Heartland Highway in Delphi Indiana to hang out. The teens were never seen by family or friends alive again. Both friends wanted to join the FBI academy and solve crimes together. This passion for true crime may have been the reason why Libby secretly recorded the man police believe...

Duration:00:36:45

30 - MURDER: The Labor Day murder of Katie Sepich

8/31/2020
College student Katie Sepich was a loving sister, friend and daughter when she was attacked, raped and murdered Labor Day weekend in 2003. On August 31, 2003, New Mexico State University College student Katie was walking home after going to a party near campus. She had gotten into a big fight with her long-distance boyfriend. While walking home, the suspect Gabriel Avila [who was on drugs] almost hit Katie with his car, then followed her home where he attacked her and strangled her. The...

Duration:00:34:41

29 - MURDER: Elvis impersonator killed at Las Vegas 'Graceland' Mansion

8/24/2020
Well known Elvis tribute artist Dana Mackay and his beauty queen girlfriend Mary Huffman were murdered inside their Las Vegas mansion. Dana headlined at the Dunes casino before moving to the Imperial Palace where he was the first Elvis to star in 'Legends in Concert'. He was a father and looking to leave the spotlight and start a landscaping business, supplying high dollar palm trees to the city of Las Vegas. Mary was a mother and former Mrs. Nevada. On October 30, 1993, Las Vegas Metro...

Duration:00:13:29

28 - SERIAL: Golden State Killer Survivor Kris Pedretti speaks out

8/17/2020
NEW INTERVIEW: Golden State Killer survivor Kris Pedretti opens up about the crime, why she was unable to talk about it for years and what she plans to say in court during sentencing. From 1973 to 1986 fired police officer Joseph James DeAngelo Jr. terrorized California. DeAngelo committed at least 13 murders, 50 rapes and 120 burglaries. Most commonly referred to as the 'Golden State Killer', DeAngelo was also named the Visalia Ransacker, the East Area Rapist, the East Side Rapist, the...

Duration:00:38:39

27 - MYSTERY: Carole Baskin's ‘Tiger King’ Don Lewis goes Missing

8/10/2020
NEW Information, New family statement and New response from Carole Baskin in the disappearance of Don Lewis. This is the same missing persons case at the center of the NETFLIX true crime documentary 'Tiger King'. On August 18, 1997 Millionaire Jack 'Don' Lewis who went missing after leaving his house in Tampa Florida. The documentary has sparked new interest in the cold case and a group of armchair detectives have also started looking into the case. The group is called the 'Don Lewis Cold...

Duration:00:47:40

26 - MURDER: ‘Cult Mom’ Lori Vallow & Chad Daybell

8/3/2020
A bizarre case and a series of deaths surrounding Lori Vallow and Chad Daybell. The so-called 'Doomsday Couple' are currently in jail facing several felony charges. In August 2020, they are due to appear in court for separate preliminary hearings where we expect to hear more details about the deaths of Vallow's children "JJ" and Tylee. In September 2019, 7-year-old Joshua "JJ" Vallow and his 17-year-old sister Tylee Ryan disappeared. On June 10, authorities said they uncovered human...

Duration:00:35:40

25 - SERIAL: Daughter of the BTK Serial Killer Speaks Out

7/26/2020
Kerri Rawson, the daughter of the BTK Serial Killer opens up about her father Dennis Rader. What family life was like before he was arrested, how she learned he was the BTK Serial Killer and her relationship with him now. Rawson is the author of the "tell all" book titled: "A Serial Killers Daughter, my story of faith, love and overcoming". Rawson describes herself as a crime victim and says she lives with P-T-S-D and depression. It was her DNA that led to his arrest using the same method...

Duration:00:42:50

24 - EXECUTION WITNESS: Lawrence Colwell Jr. put to death

7/26/2020
My friend and colleague John Huck from FOX 5 Las Vegas and I discuss witnessing the execution of a condemned death row inmate. Lawrence Colwell Jr. was convicted of robbing and killing 76-year-old Frank Rosenstock, a New York resident visiting Las Vegas. Rosenstock was lured to his hotel room at the Tropicana Hotel by Colwell's girlfriend Merillee Paul who was posing as a prostitute. Once in his room he was robbed and strangled to death with a belt. Colwell told the court that he had...

Duration:00:39:53

TRAILER - SEASON II

7/19/2020
True Crime DEADLINE returns for Season II with host Matt Johnson. Matt is an EMMY award winning journalist who dusts off his reporter notebooks to bring you his first hand account of covering notorious crimes and lesser known cases over his career. This season kicks off with several exclusive interviews connected to the Golden State Killer, the BTK Serial Killer and the so-called Tiger King. New cases and new episodes every MONDAY for this limited Season II. Please subscribe, rate the...

Duration:00:01:23

23 - MURDER: Newlyweds Gary & Stephanie Gillette

11/10/2019
On Friday December 13, 1985 newlyweds Gary and Stephanie Gillette were celebrating Christmas as a new family. Gary had three daughters from a previous marriage and Stephanie loved them like her own. The new, blended family had gotten a Christmas tree and were decorating the house on the 4800 block of Corpus Christi Texas. That weekend, Gary who was a successful business owner in the oil industry attend some holiday parties with his young wife, while his ex-wife watched the children at her...

Duration:00:31:12

22 - MURDER: Leslie & Adriane 'The Halloween Murders'

10/27/2019
Leslie Mazzara, Adriane Insogna and Lauren Meanza were roommates living in a small house near downtown Napa when a killer broke in and attacked two of the women. On October 31st 2004, the friends were celebrating Halloween, drinking wine, watching scary movies and passing out candy to neighborhood children... unaware that a man they knew, was stalking them, armed with a knife and waiting for them to go to bed. That Halloween night, the killer entered through a window and brutally stabbed...

Duration:00:12:32

21 - MYSTERY: Death of Joseph Miranda

10/20/2019
In July 2006, 19-year-old Joseph Miranda was working for a local landscape company outside Baltimore Maryland. He went to work early, kissed his mom goodbye and drove off in his jeep. His mom Adrienne never saw him alive again. Witnesses say Joseph was asking a co-worker to use a 7,000 pound Bobcat Tractor to move trees when the driver of the bobcat ran him over. His mother, Adrienne Miranda tells 'True Crime DEADLINE' in a NEW interview that the evidence points to foul play. She...

Duration:00:31:51