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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.

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English


Episodes

Pregnant librarian shot dead on her street; Off-duty cop charged with taking a body home

12/3/2021
This week on True Crime Daily The Podcast: A librarian in Florida is accused of bumping a motorcyclist in traffic in a road-rage incident. The pregnant woman is followed home by the rider and other witnesses before she's shot dead in the street after reportedly getting a gun from her house. No one is charged in the case. And a New Jersey cop is arrested after allegedly killing a pedestrian in a traffic crash, leaving the scene, then returning to retrieve the victim's body, bringing it home...

Duration:00:54:29

Where is Mark Himebaugh? New Jersey boy vanishes, anniversary looms

11/19/2021
This week on True Crime Daily The Podcast: Mark Himebaugh was 11 years old when he was last seen near his home in Del Haven, New Jersey, on November 25, 1991. At first, his disappearance was treated as a missing-child case, a boy who went to look at a nearby marsh fire and may have wandered off. But as the hours and days passed, something more nefarious was feared. A child's sneaker was found near Himebaugh's home during the intensive searches for the freckled, red-headed little boy....

Duration:01:20:12

Veterinary tech murdered, concert pianist charged; Driver sees TikTok distress signal, teen rescued

11/12/2021
This week on the True Crime Daily Podcast: A veterinary technician is found brutally stabbed to death in her South Carolina house. A classically trained concert pianist with no known relation to her turns himself in and is charged with her murder. Two other men known to the victim face unrelated charges, but is there a connection? Plus, a Good Samaritan and help from social media: A driver on a highway in Kentucky sees a passenger signaling to them and recognizes the hand gesture indicating...

Duration:00:40:51

The Mark Geragos Interview - TCD Sidebar With Joshua Ritter

11/8/2021
In this wide-ranging two-part interview with renowned attorney Mark Geragos, Joshua Ritter discusses the landmark cases of Geragos’s prolific career. From Michael Jackson to Scott Peterson, Winona Ryder to Colin Kaepernick and Jussie Smollett, Geragos reveals how he got started in law, and the cases that propelled his success, including how the Susan McDougal trial “supercharged” his career in the 1990s. Geragos talks about a possible new trial for convicted murderer Scott Peterson; the...

Duration:01:01:50

Texas woman shot dead after finding car tracker / Alabama woman gets life for family massacre

11/5/2021
A Texas woman is shot while driving on a highway after finding a tracking device on her car. Police say the woman, who was an exotic dancer, was allegedly stalked by a customer who made their racy text messages public. She's dead, and he's now sitting in a jail cell. And an Alabama woman gets life in prison after testifying against her husband. She's admitted to helping him kill a family of five in 2015. The victims include the man's new wife, their unborn child, the woman's other child, her...

Duration:00:54:04

Social media 'cosplay' star charged with manslaughter / Texas nurse convicted of killing patients

10/29/2021
In this week's True Crime Daily Podcast: A TikTok star is accused of shooting a friend dead during a drunken night of "cosplay" in Houston. But how could someone with a million and a half followers be charged with manslaughter without it going public, for months? And a nurse in Texas is convicted of killing patients by injecting air into their arteries following heart surgeries. The nurse's attorney says the hospital had other issues, and the nurse is just a scapegoat. Clinical and forensic...

Duration:00:43:37

Paroled killer confesses to murdering Florida woman; Robert Durst sentenced to life in prison

10/22/2021
A Florida woman who went missing in September is found dead in a canal, and police say the suspect has confessed to her murder. Last year, the suspect was released from prison after serving 25 years of a 40-year sentence -- and that's the second time he got out of prison early. The woman's family is furious and is demanding answers. Plus, Robert Durst, convicted in September of the 2000 murder of Susan Berman in Los Angeles, has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. The...

Duration:01:07:28

Ask A Lawyer, with Joshua Ritter - TCD Sidebar

10/20/2021
In this week's True Crime Daily The Sidebar podcast: We get questions from listeners and viewers about legal and criminal justice topics, so this week we're going to address some of your comments. Eric Siddall, a Los Angeles County prosecutor and vice president of the Association of Los Angeles Deputy District Attorneys, joins host Joshua Ritter. Ritter and Siddall discuss prosecutors and public statements; social media and the Gabby Petito case; the Sirhan Sirhan parole recommendation; the...

Duration:01:01:40

Monkey brains, Mad Cow, documents of deceit: Millionaire's plot to fake death Pt 3-Crime Watch Files

10/18/2021
In a special three-part edition of True Crime Daily The Podcast, we take a deep dive into the wild case of Jose Lantigua, a Florida man who betrayed his family and friends, fled to the jungles of South America to fake his own death, and was finally brought down back in the U.S. in an elaborate international fraud scheme. In part three's conclusion to the case, host Ana Garcia talks with private investigator Richard Marquez about how Lantigua was ultimately captured. And what did Lantigua's...

Duration:00:31:30

Pics of caged Missouri woman found before cabin burns down; Body found in desert search for NJ woman

10/15/2021
This week on True Crime Daily The Podcast: Missouri woman Cassidy Rainwater is still missing after disappearing in July. Two men are held on suspicion of kidnapping in the case after incriminating evidence is found on a phone. Hours before the men appear in court, the cabin where they lived burns to the ground. And a New Jersey woman on a cross-country adventure to California, following her dream to become a chef, vanishes in June. Now local authorities announce a gruesome discovery, but is...

Duration:00:42:13

Monkey brains, Mad Cow, documents of deceit: Millionaire's plot to fake death Pt 2-Crime Watch Files

10/15/2021
In a special three-part edition of True Crime Daily The Podcast, we're taking a deep dive into the wild case of Jose Lantigua, a Florida man who betrayed his family and friends, fled to the jungles of South America to fake his own death, and was finally brought down back in the U.S. in an elaborate international fraud scheme. In part two, host Ana Garcia sits down with private investigator Richard Marquez to discuss the steps he took to track down the trail Lantigua left in the unusual...

Duration:00:30:33

The Bill Cosby trial in Pennsylvania - TCD Sidebar

10/13/2021
In this week's episode of our new podcast series True Crime Daily The Sidebar, host Joshua Ritter analyzes the Bill Cosby trial in Pennsylvania, and the state supreme court's recent overturning of Cosby's conviction, with Jennifer Bonjean, one of the attorneys on the case. Bonjean discusses the trial, the steps that led up to it, and the reasons why Cosby's sexual assault conviction was overturned, resulting in the 84-year-old comedian's release from prison this summer. See...

Duration:01:08:08

Monkey brains, Mad Cow, documents of deceit: Millionaire's plot to fake death Pt 1-Crime Watch Files

10/8/2021
In a special three-part edition of True Crime Daily The Podcast, we're taking a deep dive into the wild case of Jose Lantigua, a Florida man who betrayed his family and friends, fled to the jungles of South America to fake his own death, and was finally brought down back in the U.S. in an elaborate international fraud scheme. In part one, host Ana Garcia explains how the plot began, and sits down with private investigator Richard Marquez to discuss the devious details of Lantigua’s plan. See...

Duration:00:32:59

California mom still missing, husband fights in-laws over kids; R. Kelly convicted in New York

10/1/2021
This week on True Crime Daily The Podcast: Singer R. Kelly is convicted in New York on federal racketeering and sex-trafficking charges. Attorney Gerald A. Griggs weighs in on the trial, the survivors, and Kelly's future. And new updates in the case of missing woman May "Maya" Millete, a mother of three who vanished in the San Diego area in January. Her husband was later named a person of interest in the case -- now new developments, including a court statement from him. Attorney Joey...

Duration:00:49:21

The R. Kelly trial in New York City

9/27/2021
In this week's episode of our new podcast series True Crime Daily The Sidebar, host Joshua Ritter analyzes the R. Kelly trial in New York City with Steve Greenberg, one of Kelly's attorneys, based in Chicago. Greenberg talks about his experiences with the singer, his withdrawal from the New York trial, his thoughts on the charges brought against Kelly, and his opinion of the current defense team. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:55:27

DNA links suspect to 2012 student murder; Tranquilizer dart used to kill missing Colorado mom: DA

9/24/2021
This week on True Crime Daily The Podcast: An arrest in the 2012 murder of North Carolina college student Faith Hedgepeth. The case's progress seemed stalled, until last week's announcement of a surprise suspect. And new info in the Colorado case of Suzanne Morphew, a mom of two who went missing on Mother's Day last year. Her husband is charged with her murder, though she remains missing. Investigators released the arrest warrant affidavit, providing lots of new details. Criminal defense...

Duration:00:59:38

Ohio mom sentenced for missing son's murder; Girlfriend goes missing on VanLife camping trip

9/17/2021
This week on True Crime Daily The Podcast: An update to the Ohio case of a mother who admitted to killing her 6-year-old son and disposing of him in a river. She's been sentenced, but the boy's body remains missing. And a young couple goes on a cross-country camping adventure for several weeks. The boyfriend is back home in Florida -- but where is his girlfriend? Her mother hasn't heard from her since August. The boyfriend isn't talking. Former prosecutor and current criminal defense...

Duration:00:55:56

UPDATE: Murdaugh admits hiring hitman to kill him so son would get insurance

9/15/2021
In a breaking development on Wednesday in the Murdaugh family double-murder case, Alex Murdaugh has admitted to allegedly hiring a would-be hitman to kill him in a botched suicide plot. Alex Murdaugh reportedly told his attorneys he hired a man to shoot him in the head so Murdaugh's surviving son would receive a $10 million insurance payout. The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division has announced the arrest of Curtis Edward Smith, accused of being Murdaugh's accomplice. Smith is reportedly...

Duration:00:10:02

Lawyer shot in head 3 months after wife and son killed; Florida cheerleader stabbing update

9/10/2021
This week on True Crime Daily The Podcast: New details in South Carolina's Murdaugh family double-murder mystery, as the man who discovered his wife and son shot to death on their property in June announces he's going to rehab after resigning from his family law firm, on the same weekend he's reportedly shot in the head changing a tire on the side of the road. And a Florida teenager charged with the brutal stabbing murder of a 13-year-old classmate makes a bizarre court appearance. Private...

Duration:00:57:21

Inside the Britney Spears Conservatorship -- TCD Sidebar

9/7/2021
On our first episode of True Crime Daily Sidebar, host Joshua Ritter is diving into the #FreeBritney movement and unraveling the tangled conservatorship that the singer is in the middle of fighting. How did the conservatorship start? Why has her father had control over his adult daughter’s life for the past 13 years? Joining Joshua is psychiatrist and former director of the County of Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services Dr. Charles Sophy, who at one point was asked to step...

Duration:00:52:07