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True Crime

Serial killers, cold cases, missing persons and conspiracy theories... there's no topic these two women won't cover. Hosts Emily and Liz discuss a new true crime case every week, diving into gruesome details, while managing to keep the mood light.


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True Crime


Serial killers, cold cases, missing persons and conspiracy theories... there's no topic these two women won't cover. Hosts Emily and Liz discuss a new true crime case every week, diving into gruesome details, while managing to keep the mood light.






Murders of Christopher Newsom and Channon Christian (listener discretion advised)

In this episode, we unravel the chilling narrative surrounding the murders of Christopher Newsom and Channon Christian, shedding light on the investigation and trial that ultimately led to justice. Dive deep into the details of this tragic case as we discuss the perpetrators: Lemaricus Davidson, Letalvis Cobbins, George Thomas, Vanessa Coleman, and Eric Boyd. Join us in exploring the complexities of arguably the most horrifying crime. Listener discretion is advised as we navigate through the unsettling events surrounding the Newsom-Christian murders. Sources: the show


Mysterious death of Chris Jenkins and the Smiley Face Killer theory

Join us as we delve into the chilling mystery surrounding the death of Chris Jenkins, a young college student who vanished without a trace in Minneapolis in 2002, only to be found dead in the Mississippi River four months later. But that's not where this story ends. We'll also explore the eerie connection to the 'Smiley Face Killer' theory, a controversial and haunting concept that links a series of unexplained deaths in waterways across the United States. Sources: Support the show


Murder of Diane and Alan Johnson

In 2017, Diane and Alan Johnson, a seemingly ordinary couple, were tragically found dead in their suburban home. What initially appeared as a straightforward case took unexpected twists and turns, leaving investigators and the community baffled. Sources: the show


Murder of Sarah Stern

Join us on a gripping journey into the heart of a small coastal town as we delve deep into the chilling case of Sarah Stern's murder. In this true-crime podcast, we explore the enigmatic circumstances surrounding the 19-year-old's sudden disappearance, the relentless search for answers, and the shocking revelation that would leave a community in shock. Uncover the secrets, motives, and twists in this tragic tale of betrayal, deceit, and a relentless pursuit of justice. We'll scrutinize the actions of suspects and delve into the lives of individuals like Liam McAtasney and Preston Taylor, whose involvement in this haunting case will leave you astounded. Sources: Dateline “The Betrayal of Sarah Stern” Support the show


Murder of Micaela “Mickey” Costanzo

This episode unravels the disturbing story of Micaela Costanzo, a young life cut short by unthinkable actions. In this series, we delve into the sinister tale of how Micaela's own high school peers turned from friends to perpetrators, exploring the factors that led to this horrifying crime. Join us as we navigate the intricacies of the case, shedding light on the darkness that can reside even in familiar faces, and seek to understand the motives and dynamics that led to this tragic event. Sources: the show


Murder of Chandra Ann Levy

Join us as we delve into the chilling true crime story of Chandra Ann Levy, a young and ambitious woman whose life was tragically cut short. In this gripping podcast, we explore the perplexing disappearance and murder of Chandra Levy, a former intern in Washington, D.C. whose case captivated the nation. We'll examine the evidence, revisit the investigation, and uncover the shocking twists and turns that ultimately led to justice being served. Prepare to be engrossed in a compelling narrative that unravels the enigma behind Chandra Levy's untimely demise, shedding light on a haunting and unforgettable tale of crime and intrigue. Sources: the show


Survival of Teri Jendusa-Nicolai from a brutal attack

In this gripping episode, we delve into the harrowing and awe-inspiring journey of Teri Jendusa-Nicolai, a woman who defied all odds to survive a chilling attack at the hands of her ex husband, David Larsen. Discover how Teri's life took a horrifying turn when she fell victim to a brutal attack that left her left for dead in freezing temperatures. As we unravel the details of her abduction and the unimaginable torture she endured, we witness the strength of the human spirit and the unwavering determination to stay alive. Sources: the show


Savannah murders of Eliza Gribble, Carrie Ohlander and Maggie Hunter

This week we dive into the chilling and tragic murders of three women: Eliza Gribble, Carrie Ohlander and Maggie Hunter. Set against the backdrop of the serene Savannah region, listeners will embark on a journey through the harrowing details of these tragic events. Sources: the show


Kidnapping of Shannon Matthews

Enter the gripping true story of the Shannon Matthews kidnapping, an unforgettable incident that shocked the world. Join us as we unravel the dark secrets behind the abduction of nine-year-old Shannon Matthews from a close-knit community in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, England. Support the show


The Arthel Neville Stalking Case

In this bone-chilling episode, we delve into the disturbing story of esteemed journalist Arthel Neville and the shocking ordeal she endured when her stalker's sinister commands infiltrated her life through fan mail. References: the show


Wrongful conviction of Clarence Elkins

In this episode, we uncover the harrowing tale of Clarence Elkins, a man who spent years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit. From his wrongful accusation and conviction to his wife Melinda's tireless fight for exoneration, join us as we unravel the truth behind Elkins' quest for justice. Sources: Hicks Babies – The DNA Geek the show


Murder of Cassie Jo Stoddart by the Scream killers

Cassie Jo Stoddart was murdered in Bannock County, Idaho on September 22, 2006 by her classmates Brian Lee Draper and Torey Michael Adamci. When asked why they committed such a horrible crime? The boys said they wanted to recreate their favorite scary movie... Sources: the show


Veronica Compton: Copycat Hillside Strangler

In the 1970s, Los Angeles was terrorized by the Hillside Strangler, a notorious serial killer. But in 1979, Veronica Compton, a seemingly normal woman, claimed to have a romantic connection with the killer and began copying his heinous acts. Join us as we unravel the baffling story of Compton's twisted obsession with the Hillside Strangler, her shocking crimes, and the gripping trial that followed. Was she a victim of her own delusions or a cold-blooded killer? Sources: the show


Murder of Marie Singleton-Jackson

On Nov. 16, 1994, CIA employee Marie Singleton-Jackson was found dead in the trunk of her car. Who could be responsible? Someone targeting her because of her career in the CIA? Or someone closer to home? Sources the show


The Hillside Stranglers (Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono Jr.)

In this episode, we delve into the horrifying case of The Hillside Stranglers, Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono Jr. These two cousins terrorized the hills of Los Angeles, California, during the late 1970s, luring young women to their deaths. Join us as we explore the dark psyches of these twisted individuals, examining their childhoods, motivations, and the heinous crimes they committed. From the victims' harrowing stories to the intricate investigation that finally brought them to justice, we unravel the sinister tale of The Hillside Stranglers. Sources: the show


Mysterious death of Michelle O’Connell

I n this episode, we investigate the mysterious death of Michelle O'Connell, a young woman whose life was tragically cut short in St. Augustine, Florida. Was it suicide, as initially believed, or was there foul play involved? Join us as we examine the evidence and uncover the inconsistencies surrounding Michelle's death. From the conflicting witness accounts to the questions raised about the official investigation, we explore the perplexing details of this case. References: Support the show


Amelia Dyer: the most horrible serial killer you’ve never heard of

Known as the "baby farmer," Amelia Dyer posed as a caring and compassionate woman who offered to care for unwanted infants in the late 19th century. But beneath her facade lurked a dark and twisted secret. Join us as we uncover the horrifying truth about Dyer's gruesome crimes, which shocked Victorian society. From her cunning methods to the discovery of her heinous deeds, we delve into the macabre details of Dyer's sinister actions. Tune in as we unravel the dark legacy of Amelia Dyer and the shocking story of her murderous reign as a baby farmer. Sources the show


Con woman Sherri Papini (kidnapping hoax)

In this episode, we investigate the mysterious disappearance and reappearance of Sherri Papini, a young woman who vanished without a trace from Redding, California. What happened to Sherri? Was it a kidnapping, an abduction, or something else altogether? Join us as we uncover the puzzling details of Sherri's case, from the initial investigation to her sudden reappearance weeks later. With conflicting accounts and unanswered questions, we explore the twists and turns that surround this mysterious case. Tune in as we uncover the enigma of Sherri Papini's disappearance and the shocking revelations that emerged when she was found. Sources: the show


Survival of Cari and the kiddnaping of Elisa Levy

First we cover the attack of Cari, mother of 4, in her own home during the middle of the day. Then we dive into the story of Elisa Levy. She was kidnapped and held hostage in Colombia - forcing her family to negotiate for her survival. Sources Dateline “Kidnapped”, Season 19, Ep 79 Support the show


Disappearance of Sierra LaMar and serial killers Fred and Rose West

First, we cover the story of 15-year-old, California, girl named Sierra Lamar. She walked to her school bus stop, then was never seen again. Then we cover the crimes of serial killer couple Fred and Rose West. This murderous couple was so horrible their home 25 Cromwell Street was named the house of horrors. Sources: Support the show