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Best Case Worst Case

Wondery

We take you behind police lines. Former FBI profiler Jim Clemente & former federal prosecutor Francey Hakes get unparalleled access to law enforcement officers, looking back at their most memorable cases – for better or for worse.

We take you behind police lines. Former FBI profiler Jim Clemente & former federal prosecutor Francey Hakes get unparalleled access to law enforcement officers, looking back at their most memorable cases – for better or for worse.
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United States

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Wondery

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We take you behind police lines. Former FBI profiler Jim Clemente & former federal prosecutor Francey Hakes get unparalleled access to law enforcement officers, looking back at their most memorable cases – for better or for worse.

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English


Episodes

52 | The Race to Prevent a Child’s Revenge Kidnapping

2/16/2018
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Manhunter Jim Fitzgerald returns with a dramatic tale of bank robberies, confidential informants, & confused kidnapping plots. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thanks to our sponsor this week: Warby Parker! Order 5 pairs of glasses from Warby Parker, and try them on for 5 days -- there is no obligation to buy! They ship for free and include a pre-paid return shipping label. Head to www.warbyparker.com/bestcase to order your free...

Duration:00:37:43

51 | Manhunt: Unabomber Insider Secrets

2/9/2018
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The Manhunter himself, Jim Fitzgerald, is back to give us more insider secrets of the Unabomber case and the hit TV series Manhunt: Unabomber. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thanks to our sponsor this week: Sundance Now! With Sundance Now, you can stream award-winning films, documentaries, and series. If you're a fan of true crime, you'll love Cold Blooded, a new four-part docuseries from Joe Berlinger. It's out now,...

Duration:00:36:52

50 | Worst Case Scenario: Chained & Tortured

2/2/2018
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Parents chain, starve, abuse 13 children for decades. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thanks to our sponsor this week: Sundance Now! With Sundance Now, you can stream award-winning films, documentaries, and series. If you're a fan of true crime, you'll love Cold Blooded, a new four-part docuseries from Joe Berlinger. It's out now, exclusively on Sundance Now! Use the promo code BEST CASE to sign up for a free 30-day trial at...

Duration:00:34:51

49 | Worst Case Scenario: Larry Nassar

1/29/2018
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An in-depth discussion of the warning signs, potential cover up, guilty pleas and sentencing of USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thanks to our sponsor this week: Sundance Now! With Sundance Now, you can stream award-winning films, documentaries, and series. If you're a fan of true crime, you'll love Cold Blooded, a new four-part docuseries from Joe Berlinger. It's out now, exclusively on...

Duration:00:40:18

48 | Battered: 4 Year Old Attacked by StepFather

1/26/2018
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An Army medic takes his rage out on his 4 year old step son with disastrous consequences. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thanks to our sponsor this week: Sundance Now! With Sundance Now, you can stream award-winning films, documentaries, and series. If you're a fan of true crime, you'll love Cold Blooded, a new four-part docuseries from Joe Berlinger. It's out now, exclusively on Sundance Now! Use the promo code BEST CASE to...

Duration:00:43:17

47 | Major Case 106: Undercover & Under Pressure on Wall Street - Part Three

1/19/2018
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FBI Agent Jim Clemente goes deep undercover for three years in a major financial investigation on Wall Street. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thanks to our sponsors this week: Sundance Now and ZipRecruiter! With Sundance Now, you can stream award-winning films, documentaries, and series. If you're a fan of true crime, you'll love Cold Blooded, a new four-part docuseries from Joe Berlinger, premiering this Thursday, January...

Duration:00:32:23

46 | Major Case 106: Undercover & Under Pressure on Wall Street - Part Two

1/12/2018
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FBI Agent Jim Clemente goes deep undercover for three years in a major financial investigation on Wall Street. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase.

Duration:00:28:33

45 | Major Case 106: Undercover & Under Pressure on Wall Street - Part One

1/8/2018
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FBI Agent Jim Clemente goes deep undercover for three years in a major financial investigation on Wall Street Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase.

Duration:00:41:12

44 | The One That Got Away

1/5/2018
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Technology nearly leads to tragedy when a young girl schedules an assignation. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thank you to our sponsors at Zola! Need an easy and fun place to host your wedding registry? Check out Zola at https://www.zola.com/.

Duration:00:40:59

43 | Rookie Detective Profiles Murder Scene

12/29/2017
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A blood trail leads Florida rookie detective to a gruesome scene. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase.

Duration:00:35:15

42 | Guns, Motorcycles & The Gazelle

12/25/2017
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Felon flees on a motorcycle and the GA State Patrol gives chase by car and on foot. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase.

Duration:00:35:01

41 | Tragedy: Short Cut Rapist Stalks Prey

12/22/2017
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A serial rape case goes cold with tragic consequences. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase.

Duration:00:34:48

40 | Do No Harm: Oathbreaker Doctor Targets Most Vulnerable

12/15/2017
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Pediatrician stalks and assaults children for decades. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase.

Duration:00:33:53

39 | Laying in Wait: Rapist Targets Dancers

12/8/2017
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Violent rapist stalks, surveils, robs & rapes dancers in Atlanta parking garages. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thank you to our sponsors at Simple Contacts! Go to simplecontacts.com/bestcase and enter code BESTCASE at checkout to save $30 on your first order.

Duration:00:32:18

38 | Alone In Their Crib: The System Fails Twin Boys

12/3/2017
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Parents in a drug abuse fog nearly kill their twin babies. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase Thank you to our sponsors at Simple Contacts! Go to simplecontacts.com/bestcase and enter code BESTCASE at checkout to save $30 on your first order.

Duration:00:44:34

37 | Mob Mentality Leads to Terrible Crime

12/1/2017
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A group of men and boys attack a vulnerable child in an abandoned apartment.

Duration:00:32:39

36 | The Killing of Dr. Margo

11/24/2017
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A left handed man takes the life of a pediatrician and leaves a puzzling clue.

Duration:00:34:19

35 | Arsonist Burns Atlanta Apartments

11/20/2017
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Inside the arson investigation and trial of the man who set fires at Atlanta apartments in a clear attempt to maim and kill.

Duration:00:38:09

34 | Sextortion: Hacking and Child Exploitation Collide

11/17/2017
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Hackers use children’s internet connection against them for blackmail and victimization

Duration:00:47:00

Bonus: Thanksgiving Binge

11/16/2017
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Francey chats with Rick Jones from True Crime Historian about their favorite episodes on each other podcasts! Feast on these shows @ www.Wondery.com/Thanskgiving Best Case Worst Case's Binge: Young Charlie Inside the Exorcist Martinis & Murders Mad About Movies Game of Thrones the Podcast True Crime Historian's Binge: This American Life - Ep 199 “The House on Loon Lake” 99 Percent Invisible - Ep 158 “Sandhogs” Hollywood & Crime - Ep 1 “Bathtub Murder” FOUND - Season 2, Ep 4...

Duration:00:09:01

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