Episodes
Silvio Berlusconi was a charismatic multi-millionaire real-estate mogul who upended the Italian political order and hypnotized an entire nation. He was the longest-serving prime minister of one of the world’s wealthiest countries, until he was brought down by three powerful women - and two words: “Bunga Bunga.” From Wondery, the makers of Dirty John and The Shrink Next Door, and hosted by comedian Whitney Cummings, “Bunga Bunga” is an eight part series on the incredible true story of the rise...
Published 09/08/20
California City is out now! California City is a new investigative podcast series from LAist Studios.  Deep in the Mojave Desert, there is a little town with a big name and a bizarre history: California City. For decades, real estate developers have sold a dream here: if you buy land now, you’ll be rich one day. Thousands of people bought this dream. Many were young couples and hard-working immigrants looking to build a better future. But much of the land they bought is nearly worthless. In...
Published 07/20/20
When we face challenges in life, we seek answers from people we believe can help us. When tragedy strikes an exclusive retreat with a self-help superstar, many people are left to wonder: how far is too far? James Arthur Ray was an Oprah-endorsed self-help teacher who achieved fame, fortune, and influence. But friends and family members of his followers questioned his unorthodox methods, and tried to stop him. From Wondery, the makers of “Dirty John,” “Dr. Death,” and “The Shrink Next Door,”...
Published 07/03/20
From the LA Times team behind Detective Trapp -- as well as Dirty John, Man In The Window and Chasing Cosby -- comes “It Was Simple: The Betty Broderick Murders.” This fascinating new true-crime podcast follows the case of Betty Broderick, who thought she had a perfect life. Until her husband left. Five years later, Betty killed him and his new wife. Thirty years later, we still can’t look away. From the Los Angeles Times and host Patt Morrison, this is “It Was Simple: The Betty Broderick...
Published 05/26/20
For decades, Bill Cosby brought warmth and laugher across the country, cementing his image as “America’s Dad.” But behind that disguise was the real Bill Cosby – the monster who preyed on women by promising them mentorship, only to then drug and violate them. Hosted by Nicki Egan, the lead investigative journalist on this case, the series features jurors, lawyers, and over a dozen survivors telling their story together for the first time. “Chasing Cosby” is the definitive take on the rise and...
Published 01/14/20
All Gordon wants for his birthday is to travel to Washington, D.C., to visit museums and see the opera. He’s completely unaware that his companion on this trip has very different plans. His friend has an alter ego, Warhead, and it turns out police are not far behind. Listen to Hunting Warhead to follow journalists, investigators and white-hat hackers on a global mission to expose the darkest corners of the internet. Hunting Warhead is a production of CBC Podcasts.
Published 12/30/19
Christopher Goffard talks with Matthew Shaer, host of Over My Dead Body, about the journey from Dirty John to Detective Trapp. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Simplisafe - Get 25% off your security system plus a free camera when you go to simplisafe.com/detective ThredUp - Get 30% off your first order when you visit them at ThredUp.com/Trapp Bombas - Get 20% off your order when you visit them at bombas.com/Trapp Rocket Mortgage - Get started today...
Published 12/17/19
Published 12/17/19
A serial killer’s trial does not end the case for Detective Trapp. In its aftermath, she finds herself on a quest all her own. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Simplisafe - Get 25% off your security system plus a free camera when you go to simplisafe.com/detective ThredUp - Get 30% off your first order when you visit them at ThredUp.com/Trapp Bombas - Get 20% off your order when you visit them at bombas.com/Trapp Rocket Mortgage - Get started today at...
Published 12/10/19
Detective Trapp comes face-to-face with a suspected serial killer during a harrowing 13 1/2-hour interview that tests all her skill and endurance. To win, she must trick her adversary. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Simplisafe - Get 25% off your security system plus a free camera when you go to simplisafe.com/detective ThredUp - Get 30% off your first order when you visit them at ThredUp.com/Trapp Bombas - Get 20% off your order when you visit them at bombas.com/Trapp Rocket...
Published 12/03/19
After weeks of frustration, Anaheim detectives break a murder case wide open —and find it larger and stranger than anyone could have anticipated. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Simplisafe - Get 25% off your security system plus a free camera when you go to simplisafe.com/detective ThredUp - Get 30% off your first order when you visit them at ThredUp.com/Trapp Bombas - Get 20% off your order when you visit them at bombas.com/Trapp Rocket Mortgage - Get started today at...
Published 11/26/19
Episode 2: Detective Trapp finds a young woman’s body at a recycling plant. The investigation leads to the dangerous streets where the victim worked. Is her death connected to the disappearances of three other women? Support us by supporting our sponsors! Simplisafe - Get 25% off your security system plus a free camera when you go to simplisafe.com/detective ThredUp - Get 30% off your first order when you visit them at ThredUp.com/Trapp Bombas - Get 20% off your order when you visit...
Published 11/19/19
Episode 1: Detective Julissa Trapp fights her way onto the homicide unit in her hometown of Anaheim, California — and strives amid personal struggles to understand God’s plan for her. In a nearby city, women begin vanishing. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Simplisafe - Get 25% off your security system plus a free camera when you go to simplisafe.com/detective ThredUp - Get 30% off your first order when you visit them at ThredUp.com/Trapp Bombas - Get 20% off your order when you...
Published 11/19/19
Detective Trapp premieres on November 19th.
Published 11/05/19