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Crime Beat
People know their hometowns by streets, a favorite restaurant or the local mall. Crime Reporter Nancy Hixt knows hers by the crime scenes she's been to over the past 20 years. Journey deep inside some of Canada’s most high-profile criminal cases. Each episode will take you inside the story to give you details you didn't hear on the news.  New episodes every other week. Winner of the 2020 Edward R. Murrow Award (RTDNA).
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Ratings & Reviews
4.8 stars from 8,510 ratings
Addictively Interesting
Crime Beat is literally the only podcast I listen to on a regular basis. The amount of time, work and effort Nancy puts into telling these stories is incredible. She allows survivors and the families of victims to share their story with the world. She also talks with police officers, detectives...Read full review »
patty164 via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 10/24/20
Great reporting
Nancy Hixt is so thorough with attention to detail, and has great compassion for these sensitive cases. I’m always waiting for new episodes. This podcast has made me consider pursuing a career in journalism when I’m older simply because of how well done these episodes are.
nicole0935 via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 10/23/20
Superb True Crime storytelling!
Nancy Hixt is a compelling journalist and podcast host. Every episode is polished and fascinating, with great narration. She involves victims’ families and shows the human impact of crime without ever exploiting.
Torgerson678 via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 10/22/20
Recent Episodes
On this episode of the Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt shares the story that will leave you questioning what horrors you can encounter-- just two doors down. May 4, 2013 was a beautiful spring day in Calgary. In one suburb, new neighbours met for the first time and...
Published 10/20/20
Nancy Hixt has been a crime reporter for nearly 25 years and in that time she's pretty much seen it all. Things she never imagined possible, things she never believed one human would do to     another. On Season 3 of Crime Beat she'll share stories that can only be described as mind-blowing and...
Published 10/06/20
Global News crime reporter Nancy Hixt shares new information and insight into cases from the past two seasons in this special episode of Crime Beat. Listen to updates and insights to the following cases: If I can’t have you no one can  - The boy who overcame...
Published 06/30/20
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