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True Crime Daily The Podcast covers murders, scams, investigations and unsolved crimes across the country every week.

True Crime Daily The Podcast covers murders, scams, investigations and unsolved crimes across the country every week.


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True Crime Daily The Podcast covers murders, scams, investigations and unsolved crimes across the country every week.




Remains of SoCal couple missing for 3 years found; teen accused of killing abuser out on bail

Three people have been arrested in connection with the disappearance of a Coachella Valley, California, couple who vanished more than three years ago. Our guest Luis Bolaños shares the tip he received that helped authorities make the arrests. Also, 19-year-old Chrystul Kizer, who was charged in the 2018 killing of a man prosecutors say sexually abused her, was released from jail on bond. In addition, we give an update on Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen.


Wife wanted for husband's murder caught after 7 years on the run; missing soldier Vanessa Guillen

A woman in Texas who has been on the run for seven years after killing her husband has been arrested. Maria Montalvo is accused of murdering her husband Simon Montalvo, 43, in April 2013 at their home in DeSoto, Texas while the couple’s two sons were asleep in their beds upstairs. Plus, the Army now suspects foul play in the case of missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen. With guest Loni Coombs.


‘Cult Mom’ Lori Vallow’s Kids Found Dead on Husband’s Property; Toddler Found Dead in Dumpster

Lori Vallow’s children had been missing for months, but the search for them is officially over. Authorities confirmed that they found the bodies of 17-year-old Tylee Ryan and 7-year-old Joshua “JJ” Vallow on the property of Vallow’s husband, doomsday author Chad Daybell. Plus, in Waco, Texas, 35-year-old Laura Sanchez has been charged with first-degree felony injury to a child. Her 2-year-old son, Frankie Gonzales, was found deceased in a dumpster. With guest Alison Triessl.


Ahmaud Arbery Killing, Part 2: Disturbing Allegations of Racism and Corruption

In part two of our investigation into the Ahmaud Arbery case, we look further into the circumstances of his death, as well as long-standing allegations of police corruption. Joining us are Ahmaud’s mother, Wanda Cooper-Jones, and his aunt Thea Brooks, along with attorney Chris Stewart, investigator Luis Bolaños, and Elizabeth Graddy, the attorney representing construction site owner Larry English. Reporter Emma Hurt and Georgia NAACP President James Major Woodall are also with us.


Ahmaud Arbery Killing, Part 1: A Mother’s Fight for Justice Brings Shocking Details to Light

Ahmaud Arbery was killed Feb. 23, 2020. His death evoked strong emotions about justice and race in this country after a graphic video of his shooting was made public. In part one of our special, we look at how Ahmaud’s mother, Wanda Cooper-Jones, raised the case’s visibility and helped uncover major details. Joining us in part one are Ahmaud’s mother and his aunt Thea Brooks, as well as attorney Chris Stewart, investigator Luis Bolaños, and Elizabeth Graddy, attorney for construction site...


Prominent doctor allegedly confessed to killing wife; man charged with murdering ex-girlfriend

A prominent surgeon in Massachusetts has been charged with killing his wife after her body was found in a pond near their home. Plus, a man and his ex-wife face charges in connection with the murder of his ex-girlfriend, who has been missing since 2019. With guest Eric Rosoff. Campus Safety Group: Ana Garcia:


Man accused of stabbing pregnant wife, then throwing their infant off a cliff

Man accused of stabbing pregnant wife, then throwing their infant off a cliff Registered sex offender Adam Slater of Palm Desert, Calif. faces charges after allegedly stabbing his pregnant wife, fleeing the scene with their 1-year-old daughter, crashing his car, then throwing the child off a cliff. The infant was pronounced dead at the scene. And in Utah, Albert Johnson allegedly admitted to killing Tony and Katherine Butterfield during a robbery attempt. With guest Alison Triessl. Thanks to...


Romance writer charged with murdering husband; 4 women arrested in death of missing mom

A romance novelist in Oregon allegedly killed her chef husband for his $1.5 million life insurance policy. Plus, four women have been arrested after an Arizona mom was seen screaming for help just days before she was found dead. With guest Loni Coombs. Thanks to our sponsor: Go to for 15% off your order! Brought to you by Raycon.


Airman arrested for Sunday school teacher's murder; secret tapes link husband to wife's death

A U.S. airman stationed in Arizona was arrested in the murder of a New Mexico Mennonite woman whose body was found in the desert near Flagstaff earlier this year. Plus, a professor in Kentucky has been charged with murdering his wife after blood and secret recordings were found. With guest Dr. Judy Ho. Thanks to our sponsor: Audible: or text TCD to 500 500


'Nude Model Kidnapper' found with daughter after 6-year search; who killed Celia Sweeney?

A six-year search for a Texas mom nicknamed the "Nude Model Kidnapper" has come to an end after she and her missing daughter were located. Plus, a man in South Carolina is facing murder charges after a woman was found beaten to death and stuffed into a plastic tub. With guest Luis Bolaños. Get Bit Investigations:


Lori Vallow & husband under investigation for murder; police 'love triangle' ends in death

Lori Vallow, whose two kids have been missing since September, and her husband, Chad Daybell, are now officially under investigation for possible murder charges related to the death of his first wife, Tammy Daybell. Plus, an Alabama detective has been charged with murder after she allegedly shot and killed a woman in what investigators believe was a "love triangle gone wrong." With guest Alison Triessl. Thanks to our sponsor: Go to for 15% off your order! Brought to...


Arrest made in 8-year-old cold case; husband charged in murder of missing wife

An arrest has been made in the 2012 Vanessa "Honey" Malone case, which took place in the Atlanta, Georgia suburb of Stone Mountain. Donald Ashe, 34, is charged with malice murder and making false statements to authorities. Plus, police arrested David Anthony, 43, of Jupiter, Florida, alleging that he's responsible for the kidnapping and death of his 51-year-old wife Gretchen Anthony. Loni Coombs joins us. Thanks to our sponsor: Go to and find out how you can get 3...


'Tiger King's' 'Joe Exotic' seeks Trump pardon; man kills mother and daughter 23 years apart

"Joe Exotic" from Netflix's "Tiger King" docuseries has filed a lawsuit from jail against two federal agencies and is seeking a pardon from President Donald Trump. Plus, police are investigating a bizarre case in Arkansas where a man is accused of murdering a mother and daughter 23 years apart on the same property. Guest Dr. Judy Ho gives advice on ways to cope during the current pandemic.


Woman allegedly slits boyfriend's throat, is found sipping tea in their bloody apartment

A woman in Vermont has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder after police say she slit her boyfriend's throat, claiming it was in self-defense. When police arrived at the home, the woman was drinking tea in their blood-covered apartment. Then, in Tennessee, a woman allegedly invented the birth, fatal shooting, and burial of a nonexistent baby, and admitted to lying for "attention." Plus, we give an update on the Gannon Stauch case. With guest Alison Triessl. Thanks to our sponsor:...


Cryptic letters turn up about missing 5-year-old; coronavirus delays ice cream murder case

A high-profile case out of Spokane, Washington, where the trial of a man accused of killing his wife of 30-plus years by poisoning her ice cream has been delayed because of the coronavirus. And a case out of New Jersey, where five months after 5-year-old Dulce Alavez was reported missing, people in Ohio and New Jersey have begun receiving cryptic letters referencing the little girl.


Shocking allegation: 'Cold-blooded murderer' asked stepdaughter's BF to help dump dead bodies

A surprising case out of Alabama, where a city councilman led police to the body of his wife, who he had reported missing. Now he's facing multiple charges, including manslaughter and abuse of a corpse. Plus, a man in Florida allegedly killed a sleeping couple and then enlisted his stepdaughter's boyfriend to help dump the bodies in a swamp. All three individuals are facing multiple felony charges. Dr. Judy Ho and Nerissa Knight co-host.


Boating accident or murder by Benadryl? Plus, did Gannon Stauch's stepmom kill him?

Lori Barnes Isenberg claimed her husband, Larry Isenberg, died after falling off their boat. Now, however, she has been charged with first-degree murder in his death. Autopsy results show Larry died from excessive amounts of Benadryl, and Lori is accused of giving it to him. Plus, the case of 11-year-old Colorado boy Gannon Stauch, who was reported missing by his stepmother Letecia on January 27. Now, Letecia has been arrested and faces multiple charges, including first-degree murder. With...


Woman locks boyfriend in suitcase, charged with murder

Missing 15-month-old Tennessee girl Evelyn Boswell was last seen in December, but an Amber Alert was not issued until last week. Evelyn's mom has been arrested for filing false reports. Evelyn's grandma and her grandma's boyfriend were also arrested, all held in the same jail. In Florida, a drunken game of hide-and-seek allegedly led to the death of Jorge Torres Jr., locked in a suitcase and recorded by his girlfriend as he suffocated. She's charged with murder. Defense attorney Alison...


Ex-mayoral candidate arrested for trying to steal newborn; Faye Swetlik update

Former Colorado Springs mayoral candidate Juliette Parker and her 16-year-old daughter were arrested in Tacoma, Washington after allegedly drugging a new mom in a plot to kidnap her infant. Prosecutors say Parker schemed for months posing as a photographer who offered free newborn and maternity shoots through a Facebook group. Plus, an update in the South Carolina case of 6-year-old Faye Swetlik. With guest Sara Azari.


Woman claiming to be mom of girl killed by adoptive parents calls in; murder on cruise

A woman claiming to be the biological mother of a girl whose skeletal remains were found in her adoptive parents' house calls in. She is pleading to get the girl's remains to lay her to rest. The adoptive parents have been arrested and face child abuse charges. Three other kids have been removed from the home. Plus, a Utah man pleads guilty to killing his wife on a cruise ship while their kids listened. And guest Luis Bolaños discusses the unsolved murder of Ramon Diaz.