Episodes
ONTARIO | 82 year old Richard Humble needed knee surgery, but because he lived alone, he would need a caregiver to help him as he recovered. An old friend recommended someone who might be able to help him—but what she ended up doing was the exact opposite. Podcast recommendation Court Junkie Elder abuse resources Canada - Call toll-free 1 800-O-Canada (1-800-622-6232), itsnotright.ca/, www.canada.ca/seniors, Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse Australia - Protecting the...
Published 01/15/21
BRITISH COLUMBIA | In May of 2011, 20 year old Maddy Scott and a friend attended a party at Hogsback Lake in British Columbia. They were supposed to camp for the night, but the friend decided to leave, and Maddy was eventually left by herself. This was the last time anyone saw her. WATCH: The Vanishing of Madison Scott and the Recreation video VISIT: www.madisonscott.ca JOIN: Facebook Group: Help Find Madison Scott DONATE: Via paypal to help her family continue to raise awareness VIEW:...
Published 01/01/21
Make sure you listen to Episode 79 first! Find Lili Knighton: Website: www.LiliKnighton.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/knightonmentalhealth/ Approximate timestamps: 0.00 Lili talks about her background including trials of Paul Bernardo and Bradley Edwards (Claremont Serial Killer trial) 4:00 Serial Killers and their motivations 10:00 Was Fyfe really determined to avoid the spotlight? 11:45 Serial Killer “patterns” and escalation from break and enters to rapes and murders...
Published 12/16/20
QUEBEC In 1999, four women were found murdered in the greater Montreal area. They all lived alone, there were no signs of forced entry, and the crime scenes were so violent that even the most seasoned of investigators were shocked. But one day, the killer would make a mistake. This is the story of the crimes of the Quebec serial killer known as “The Killer Handyman”. SURVEY: Tell us what you think about Canadian True Crime - skip any question you don't want to answer! Survey expires...
Published 12/15/20
NORTHWEST TERRITORIES AND YUKON The story of Canada's longest manhunt. In 1931 a strange man arrived at Fort McPherson in the Northwest Territories—and disrupted the status quo. SURVEY: Tell us what you think about Canadian True Crime! Take survey now Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here   AD FREE Exclusive feed - Canadian True Crime supporters Access ad-free episodes, bonus episodes, and more on Patreon and Supercast. Learn more Podcast...
Published 12/01/20
Part 2 of a 2-part series The RCMP continue their investigation into the death of Laura Letts, and make an interesting discovery. From there, things would spiral completely out of control. Canadian True Crime donates each month to a local justice-focused organization. This month's donation has gone to: Alberta Council of Women's Shelters Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here   AD FREE Exclusive feed - Canadian True Crime supporters Access ad-free episodes,...
Published 11/17/20
BRITISH COLUMBIA After a painful breakup, Laura Letts decided to take leave from her job and travel abroad. While on tour in New Zealand, she would meet someone new, and her life would forever be changed. Canadian True Crime donates each month to a local justice-focused organization. This month’s donation has gone to: Alberta Council of Women's Shelters   Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here   AD FREE Exclusive feed - Canadian True Crime supporters Access...
Published 11/15/20
SASKATCHEWAN: In 2000, Darrell Night was having a night out with friends, when he was picked up by police. He thought they were going to take him to the drunk tank… but instead, the car went in the opposite direction. More resources on this case: BOOK: Starlight Tour: The Last, Lonely Night of Neil Stonechild by Rob Renaud and Susanne Reber DOCUMENTARY: Two Worlds Colliding directed by Trisha Hubbard PODCAST: COMMONS - The Police Podcast recommendations: COMMONS - current season "The...
Published 11/01/20
ONTARIO In 2015, Renfrew County in the Ottawa Valley would be the backdrop for the worst-ever case of intimate-partner violence in Ontario, and one of the worst in Canadian history. Resources for Domestic violence Canada: https://endingviolencecanada.org/getting-help-2/ US: https://www.thehotline.org/ Signs you’re in an abusive relationship - and how to get help   Canadian True Crime monthly donation has gone to: Women’s Women's Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County   Thanks for...
Published 10/15/20
NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR: In 2006, a family left the US for a hunting trip in Newfoundland. Not all of them would come back.  Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here AD FREE Exclusive feed - Canadian True Crime supporter Access ad-free episodes, bonus episodes, and more Learn more Read the award-winning long-form article from Outdoor Canada https://www.outdoorcanada.ca/harshbarger/ Scroll to halfway down the page to see the link to download the...
Published 10/01/20
Q&A
Hi everyone! It's been 2.5 years since I did a Q&A, and I know you have questions, so I thought I'd answer them. Enjoy!  New podcast recommendation One Strange Thing Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here Access the Extended Q&A Also get ad-free episodes, Chats with Kristi after show, bonus episodes, and more Learn more   APPROXIMATE IMESTAMPS: 2:00 – How did I get into true crime and why 5:00 – Decision to start a podcast 13:00 – Things I’ve learned...
Published 09/15/20
Approximate Timestamps for each case discussed in this episode: 72 Alloura Wells - 3:00 minute mark 71 Jagtar Gill - 7:45 70  Zach Miller - 11:00 67-69 Ezekiel Stephan - 15:45 60-62 Richard Oland - 29:00 59 The Donnellys - 39:00 56 Loretta Saunders - 40:00 19-20 Laura Babcock - 44:00 6 Reena Virk - 46:30 Youtube recommendation: Canadiana - Canadian History Videos  Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here AD FREE Exclusive feed - Canadian True Crime...
Published 08/15/20
SEASON FINALE - Back October 1 TORONTO, ONTARIO: In 2017, a woman found a body in a ravine. The journey to figure out who the body belonged to would take many twists and turns. Mental Health Resources Canada United States Australia United Kingdom + Find a therapist: Online @BetterHelp (10% off your first month) In person @ Psychology Today + 10 minute Yoga videos on youtube Links to resources and initiatives from this episode: Trans Pride Toronto facebook page Independent review into...
Published 07/15/20
ONTARIO - In 2014, a 15 year old went to the grocery store with her father. It was her parents’ 17th wedding anniversary - but her mother was recovering at home from a hernia operation she’d had the day before, so the teenager and her father went to pick out a cake and bring flowers back to her. But what they would be confronted with when they returned, would change their lives forever. Podcast recommendation: The Secret Life of Canada Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special...
Published 07/01/20
SASKATCHEWAN - It was 2006, and ten year old Zachary Miller was enjoying the summer on his family’s farm near the tiny town of Whitewood, Saskatchewan. A man walked up the driveway with a teenage boy, wanting to buy eggs—and Zach's life would never be the same again. Child Personal Safety Resources: Canadian Centre for Child Protection is a national charity dedicated to the personal safety of all children, and provides resources and education. The National Crime Prevention Council provides...
Published 06/15/20
[ Part 3 of 3 ] ALBERTA - In 2012, a toddler would get sick, and the decisions of his parents would inspire much debate in the years to come. Links to Tawny Platis fundraiser GoFundMe FaceBook Event GetVokl event Podcast recommendation: Fetal Abduction Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here Credits: Research: Haley Gray and Portia Bejanny Research and writing: Haley Gray and Kristi Lee Audio editing and production: We Talk of Dreams   Disclaimer voiced by...
Published 06/01/20
[ Part 2 of 3 ] ALBERTA - In 2012, a toddler would get sick, and the decisions of his parents would inspire much debate in the years to come. Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here Credits: Research: Haley Gray and Portia Bejanny Research and writing: Haley Gray and Kristi Lee Audio editing and production: We Talk of Dreams   Disclaimer voiced by the host of Beyond Bizarre True Crime  Theme Song: We Talk of Dreams   All credits and information sources can be...
Published 05/22/20
[ Part 1 of 3 ] ALBERTA - In 2012, a toddler would get sick, and the decisions of his parents would inspire much debate in the years to come. Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here Credits: Research: Haley Gray and Portia Bejanny Research and writing: Haley Gray and Kristi Lee Audio editing and production: We Talk of Dreams   Disclaimer voiced by the host of Beyond Bizarre True Crime  Theme Song: We Talk of Dreams   All credits and information sources can be...
Published 05/15/20
TORONTO, ONTARIO - In 2015, successful construction entrepreneur Sina Parsi left for a soccer game, but didn't return home. An unexpected story would unravel. Thanks for supporting my sponsors! See the special offer codes here Find out what perks you can get as a patron: www.patreon.com/CanadianTrueCrime Credits: Research and writing: Stephanie Moore and Kristi Lee Narration, music arrangement: Kristi Lee Audio editing: We Talk of Dreams All credits and information sources can be...
Published 05/01/20
[ Part 2 of a 2 part series ] REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN Part 2 of the story of a sweet 16 year old girl would become the focal point of a devastating story of twisted obsession and revenge. Find out more about:  The Robb Nash Project  Needhelpnow.ca kidshelpphone.ca Credits:  Research: Enya Best Research and writing: Kristi Lee Audio editing and production: We Talk of Dreams   Disclaimer voiced by the host of Beyond Bizarre True Crime  Theme Song: We Talk of Dreams  All credits and...
Published 04/22/20
Published 04/22/20
[ Part 1 of a 2 part series - Part 2 coming in a week] REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN In 2015, a much-loved 16 year old girl would become the focal point of a devastating story of twisted obsession and revenge would shock the city of Regina and leave her loved ones heartbroken. Find out more about:   The Robb Nash Project   Credits:   Research: Enya Best Research and writing: Kristi Lee Audio editing and production: We Talk of Dreams    Disclaimer voiced by the host of Beyond Bizarre True Crime...
Published 04/15/20
TORONTO, ONTARIO In the late 1940s and early 1950s, Edwin Alonzo Boyd terrorized Toronto through a series of daring bank robberies... bringing along a band of bank-robbing misfits known as the Boyd Gang. Thank you to my generous sponsors! You can find the codes, where applicable, at www.canadiantruecrime.ca/sponsors Find out more about:  Book: Edwin Alonzo Boyd: The Life and Crimes of Canada’s Master Bank Robber by Nate Hendley Podcast recommendation: Mens Rea - an Irish True Crime...
Published 04/01/20
[Part 3 of a 3 part series] SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK In the summer of 2011, the residents of Saint John would be alerted to a crime and ensuing scandal that would thrust their normally quiet city, and one of its most prominent and powerful families, into the spotlight in a way that no one could have anticipated.  Thank you to my generous sponsors! You can find the codes, where applicable, at www.canadiantruecrime.ca/sponsors Find out more about:  BOOK: Shadow of Doubt - The Trials of...
Published 03/15/20
[PART 2 OF 3] SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK  In the summer of 2011, the residents of Saint John would be alerted to a crime and ensuing scandal that would thrust their normally quiet city—and one of its most prominent and powerful families—into the spotlight in a way that no one could have anticipated.   I appreciate the support of my sponsors! You can find applicable codes and information here. Find out more about: Cool Mules podcast from Canadaland Media Criminal Conduct podcast Want...
Published 03/01/20