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Case 53: The East Area Rapist 1978–1979 (Part 4)
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
[Part 4 of 5] Part 3 began with an emergency press conference in mid-1977. A composite sketch, as well as a physical and psychological profile of the East Area Rapist, was released. The public were warned to be vigilant. Researched and written …
#102 Long Distance
Episode of
Reply All
This week, a telephone scammer makes a terrible mistake. He calls Alex Goldman. Further ReadingIf you suspect you are a victim of a tech support scammer, you see a suspicious pop-up, or get an unsolicited tech support email, you can make a complain…
Case 53: The East Area Rapist/Original Night Stalker (Part 5)
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
[Part 5 of 5] When Part 4 began, it was August 1978. Sergeant Jim Bevins and Lieutenant Ray Root from the Sacramento Task Force held a special meeting with law enforcement agencies in Contra Costa County… Researched and written by Anna Priestla…
Case 49: The Moors Murders (Part 3)
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
[Part 3 of 3] (A recap of part two) Brady and Hindley continued their killing spree, murdering Keith Bennett on the 16th of June 1964, seven months after the murder of John Kilbride. Two months later Hindley’s sister Maureen married David Smith… …
Case 53: The East Area Rapist 1976 (Part 1)
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
[Part 1 of 5] In 1976, Rancho Cordova was a fairly new, postwar suburb in East Sacramento. Beginning as a housing development in the 50’s by the 70’s it was predominantly a middle-class single story neighbourhood, surrounded by other similar subur…
22: Women Tell All Recap
Episode of
Chatty Broads with Bekah and Jess
The Broads try to cover the most Jerry Springer-esque WTA they have ever seen. They chat about the true Queen of the night, parallel Cassie/Colton comparisons, their split vote on Demi, Halo Top Ice Cream, and more!
Case 53: The East Area Rapist 1977–1978 (Part 3)
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
[Part 3 of 5] 1977 started off with a task force being created by the Sacramento Sherriff’s department to catch the East Area Rapist. The crime lab was able to determine that the rapist’s blood was Type A… Researched and written by Anna Priestl…
Case 53: The East Area Rapist 1977 (Part 2)
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
[Part 2 of 5] On June 18th, 1976, the Sacramento Sherriff’s Department responded to a break in, and rape of a young woman. By the end of the year, there were ten attacks in total, all attributed to the one serial offender, who the media dubbed, “T…
Show 59 - (Blitz) The Destroyer of Worlds
Episode of
Dan Carlin's Hardcore History
What happens if human beings can't handle the power of their own weaponry? This show  examines the dangerous early years of the Nuclear Age and humankind's efforts to avoid self-destruction at the hands of its own creation.
Case 50: Jennifer Pan
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
On November 8th, 2010, just after 9.30pm; 25-year-old Jennifer Pan was in her bedroom. She had her TV on and was chatting on the phone while getting ready for bed. She could hear movement downstairs and voices she didn’t recognise. There were peop…
Case 54: Daniel Morcombe
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
On December 7th, 2003, thirteen-year-old Daniel Morcombe told his brothers he was going to Sunshine Plaza to get a haircut and look for Christmas presents. Shortly after lunch he left his home on Woombye-Palmwoods Road and walked just over one kilo…
Case 56: Anita Cobby
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
Blacktown is a suburb located in Western Sydney, 37 kilometres away from Sydney’s Central Business District. In the mid-1980’s, drugs, crime and high levels of unemployment were rife in the streets of Blacktown. But it was one particular night that…
Case 49: The Moors Murders (Part 2)
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
[Part 2 of 3] (A recap of Part 1) Ian Brady and Myra Hindley met while working together at Millwards Merchandising company. They committed the murder of 16-year-old Pauline Reade on the 12th of July 1963. Four months later the 23rd of November 19…
Case 49: The Moors Murders (Part 1)
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
[Part 1 of 3] The Moors in England have been a matter of interest and discussion ever since their immortalization in Emily Bronte’s “Wuthering Heights.” Where they were described as never-ending, wild, and even maddening. In Thomas Hardy’s "Tess …
Case 55: Simone Strobel
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
On February 11th, 2005, a group of four German backpackers arrived into the NSW Northern Rivers City of Lismore. 25-year-old Simone Strobel, her 24-year-old boyfriend Tobias Suckfuell, Tobias’ older sister 28-year-old Katrin Suckfuell, and Katrin’s…
Case 57: Walsh Street
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
Victoria Police Constables Steven Tynan and Damian Eyre’s night shift started on October 11, 1988, at 11:00 pm. Call sign ‘Prahran 311', it had been a shift of routine policing for the pair; a domestic dispute, noisy parties, a drunk in Fitzroy…
#10 - SOOO Many Influencers (ft. Jetset Christina, Roamaroo, The Offbeat Life, and Venture & Eat)
Episode of
Unmapped
SEASON FINALE! Welcome to weird and wonderful world of travel influencers! In this episode, Angelina hears stories from side hustlers and professional travelers, as they describe their journeys navigating this newfound career path. Along the way sh…
Case 41: Mr Cruel
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
Mr Cruel had an incredible impact on Australia in the late 80’s and early 90’s. He was Australia’s bogeyman. Sparking unprecedented fear in adults and children. Even hardened criminals were shaken and took measures to better protect their families…
Case 19: Snowtown
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
Living in Australia, I had heard of the Snowtown case. I knew it as the bodies in the barrels case. But that’s all I knew. I had no idea about the who, the what, the why, or the when. So I didn’t know it was the worst case of serial killing in Aus…
Case 45: Port Arthur
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
On April 28th, 1996, Martin John Bryant became known as the worst single mass-murderer in Australian History. 21 years later, the Port Arthur Massacre still stands as the 3rd deadliest shooting by a lone gunman in the world. Known as a loner with …
The American Revolution (Part I)
Episode of
The Monday American History Podcast
In the first of three episodes comprising a series devoted to The American Revolution, we discuss how we got to the point of all out war against the largest military power the world had seen so far. Who were these people that left Great Britain in …
#103 Long Distance, Part II
Episode of
Reply All
This week, Alex and Damiano take a trip. This is the conclusion of last week's episode, Long Distance. Further ReadingSnigdha Poonam's story on tech support scams in the Hindustan TimesIf you suspect you are a victim of a tech support scammer, you …
Case 02: The Somerton Man
Episode of
Casefile True Crime
On the first of December 1948, a body of a man was located along the seawall of Somerton Beach, just near Adelaide in South Australia. At first, the police thought it was going to be a straightforward matter, but as the weeks and months went on, i…
20: Bachelor Recap Episode 8 (Hometowns)
Episode of
Chatty Broads with Bekah and Jess
Hometown dates are upon us and The Broads have a lot to say (per usual)! They chat about the MOST precious step-father, alien etiquette classes, Orange County, potential Bachelor tattoos, future Bachelorette, and much more! ***OPENFIT: text “CHATTY…