The Murderer Who Escaped Execution to Become a Serial Killer
A convicted murderer is sentenced to death by hanging, only to escape the hangman's noose through a legal technicality. After serving time at Alcatraz, he's turned loose to become a serial killer and prey on women again.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
6 Sep 2019
The Coldest Case Solved with Forensic Genealogy
A missing woman turns up murdered, a professional clown is the primary suspect, and it takes half a century to solve the crime.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
10 Feb 2020
The Long Island Serial Killer
The search for Shannan Gilbert would yield unintended results, bodies, or perhaps more accurately, body parts, which would leave authorities no choice but to admit, a serial killer was at work on Long Island-a sinister savage with no regard for human lifeSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
17 Nov 2019
No Address: The Search for the Zodiac Killer
In episode 4 we re-examine the crimes of The Zodiac and ponder the chances that the serial killer who terrorized Northern California more than a half-century ago might still be identified.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
20 Sep 2019
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John List and The Watcher of Westfield
Even in the suburbs, our neighbors are sometimes strangers, and the horror we dread is often just beneath the surface, waiting to be exposed, like a cemetery where they moved the headstones, but not the bodies. On more than one occasion, Westfield, New Jersey has been just such a place.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
23 Mar 2020
The Serial Killer Who Accidentally Killed Himself
A woman reports she's been raped, but nobody believes her. The perpetrator, who rooms with a police officer, attacks another woman, but she disappears before he can be brought to trial and charges are dropped. By the time her body is found, he has accidentally killed himself. 44 years later, the authorities discover through a forensic genealogy investigation that he was an evildoer beyond expectation.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
24 Feb 2020
A Death on Halloween and the Price of Redemption
A little girl is killed in a hit and run. It takes more than forty years to identify her killer, but the statute of limitations has run out and he cannot be prosecuted... And yet, he will still face justice.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
18 Oct 2019
Is the Long Island Serial Killer a Cop?
A Police Officer in a marked vehicle is the most beyond reproach. Nobody questions why a police cruiser is parked along the road. You just move on with your day, keep a close eye on the rearview mirror and hope they dont have any questions for you.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
18 Dec 2019
Who is the Long Island Serial Killer
If the murder victims found in the impenetrable marshes off Ocean Parkway were all killed by the same person, it means one faceless serial killer has been stalking New York for more than 20 years unidentified, with as many as 16 victims.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
4 Dec 2019
Jeffrey Lynn Hand: Black Intentions
He got away with murder on an insanity defense... shot to death in 1978 attempting to abduct a woman, and decades after his death, he claimed another victim.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
26 Jan 2020