Episodes
In the famous border city of Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, hundreds of women go missing. The ones that are found have strange symbols carved on their bodies. Some have their wrists bound with shoelaces. All are discarded like garbage. The story of Forgotten investigates what or who is responsible — a serial killer, organ traffickers, a Satanic Cult? — and pursues an investigation with law enforcement on both sides of the border, terrified witnesses, and corrupt authorities. Learn more about your...
Published 06/04/20
Hey listeners, we wanted to introduce you to a brand new podcast we think you'd like. It's called The Missionary and we're including the trailer in your feed today so you can get a sneak preview. Once you've heard the trailer, don't forget to visit that feed and listen to the first three episodes, which are available now! A young missionary named Renee Bach left her comfortable life in America to start a malnutrition program in rural Uganda. Folks back home and in Uganda praised her as a...
Published 05/15/20
When Shapearl Wells's son Courtney is found outside a Chicago police station with a fatal bullet wound, Shapearl immediately distrusts the official narrative. So she launches her own investigation into her son’s murder and teams up with journalists from the Invisible Institute to confront the cops and find the truth about Courtney's death. Somebody explores the racial disparities and turbulent relationship between law enforcement and citizens in one of America’s largest cities. A...
Published 04/07/20
Introducing the next installment in the Monster series, Monster: DC Sniper. Listen to the teaser now and don't forget to subscribe here so you never miss an episode! In the fall of 2002, an unidentified sniper began shooting random people in Maryland while they went about their everyday lives. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 12/23/19
One crime, four suspects, 20 million fans, can you SOLVE the case? Listen now everywhere podcasts are found: https://megaphone.link/solve Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 12/16/19
Host Rainbow Valentine discovers her artist mom and 'businessman' dad were deeply involved in the illegal drug trade and unknowingly spent her childhood among a massive pot distribution operation. As she talks with her father in intimate interviews, Rainbow Valentine uncovers a history of her childhood that causes her to reassess everything — and gives us a unique personal window into the infamous counter-culture of Marin County in the 70s and 80s -- from Ken Kesey's acid tests and the birth...
Published 12/04/19
In January of 1989 the director of Oregon’s Department of Corrections, Michael Francke, was brutally stabbed to death outside his office in Salem. The murder was quickly ruled a “car burglary gone wrong” and pinned on a low-level drug dealer named Frank Gable, a man who Francke's own brother, Kevin, along with storied Oregon reporter Phil Stanford, believe has been wrongfully imprisoned for nearly 30 years. They believe Francke had uncovered a trail of corruption in the prison system— one...
Published 10/24/19
Five years ago, journalist Jasmyn Morris discovered a book called Hit Man: A Technical Manual for Independent Contractors, and the fact that it’d been used to commit a triple murder. From iHeart Radio and Hit Home Media, this is the story of a man who had a hand in many of Motown’s hits, the hit on his family, an elusive author, a murder manual, and how the drive for money can sometimes cost too much.  The first few episodes of Hit Man are now available. Listen here.  Learn more about your...
Published 09/16/19
Dean Corll was one of the deadliest killers in history. But it wasn’t the cops who brought him down. It was his own accomplice. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 08/20/19
Published 08/20/19
Dean Corll liked to give free candy to the kids, especially the young boys, and he loved throwing parties for the teens. So why was he often seen digging at night near the candy shop? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 08/13/19
Donald “Pee Wee” Gaskins Jr. successfully committed one of the most audacious and brutal attacks ever attempted while on death row – and he did it from the confines of his own cell.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 08/06/19
Wayne Williams, convicted killer and suspected serial killer, is thought to be responsible for nearly 30 deaths in the infamous Atlanta child murders. This 40-year-old tragedy is the subject of the podcast Atlanta Monster. The acclaimed FBI criminal profiler who got inside this killer's head is retired special agent John Douglas, whose work inspired the Netflix series Mindhunter. In this special bonus episode, Atlanta Monster host Payne Lindsey interviews Douglas about his work on Atlanta's...
Published 08/01/19
From the start, Donald “Pee Wee” Gaskins Jr. lived a life of crime. Between prison and parole, Pee Wee learned that, if he didn’t want to be the victim, he’d have to kill his way to the top. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 07/30/19
Stephen McDaniel thought he could outsmart the authorities. But this law school student accidentally told on himself... and it was all caught on camera. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 07/23/19
Stephen McDaniel had a crush on his next door neighbor. But this isn’t a love story. This crush ends with a headless torso.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 07/16/19
It's been 15 years since Arthur Shawcross committed his last murder. Now that he’s out of prison, not only has his appearance changed, so have his victims.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 07/09/19
Arthur Shawcross was paroled after less than 15 years in prison. Had the authorities known what was next, they never would have let him out.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 07/02/19
Herb Baumeister was spiraling out of control, and the wall that kept his two lives separate was beginning to crumble.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 06/27/19
Herb Baumeister spent his days as a father, a husband, and a businessman. But at night, he committed murderous acts in front of an audience that could never tell a soul.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Published 06/27/19
Attempting to escape vivid nightmares that continue to haunt him during his waking hours, Scott takes each episode of Insomniac very seriously. Every topic is a chance for him to get rid of another one of the real-life monsters that keep him awake most nights. You’ll learn a lot along the way, too, as Scott examines the world’s most brazen crimes while obsessing on the footnotes – the often-overlooked, yet equally intriguing and horrifying, parts of the story. What compels a killer to return...
Published 02/26/19