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Reverie means to daydream but sometimes when we zone out, intrusive thoughts can creep in. We might start to think about our anxieties and worst fears. Sometimes we get caught up in obscure thoughts about disturbing events occurring, or that have occurred, in the world. As humans, we can naturally b… read more

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158. The Latest News: Crime

March 20th, 2023


In today‘s episode, I’ll be telling you about a few crimes that have happened recently. Some have not been reported on more than once or twice.

This is the first episode of many more I plan to do, in between the usual …

The BrewVerie Report #15

March 14th, 2023


The Brew Crime guys and I are back with your “daily” BrewVerie Report for this month!

We bring you news from all around the world.

This episode includes running away from bears, a porn star breaking a leg (the third leg), …

157. Cordell Farrington: Missing Boys of Grand Bahama Island

March 13th, 2023


Young schoolboys in Freeport, a city in Grand Bahama Island, began to go missing in 2003. Constant conspiracies emerged and it caused Bahamians to …

156. Shawn O’Brien: Murder or Seizure (with Shawn’s daughter, Natalia)

March 6th, 2023


In July of 2006, Shawn O’Brien died due to, what was thought to be, a seizure in his apartment in Cranston, Rhode Island. However, the more the story …

Bonus: Matthew Gentile - Writer and Director of the Film “American Murderer”

February 28th, 2023


American Murderer is based on the true story of charismatic conman, Jason Derek Brown, who was on the FBI's ten most wanted list until September of 2022. He still has never been found.

Today we meet the writer and …

155. William “Bill” Dyer: For the Love of Money

February 27th, 2023


This episode is a listener suggestion. Thanks Luke!

In Horatio, Arkansas, a high school agriculture teacher had their life taken way too soon. William …

The BrewVerie Report #14

February 24th, 2023


The Brew Crime guys and I are back with your “daily” BrewVerie Report for this month!

We bring you news from all around the world.
This episode includes Bigfoot and Nessie possibly debunked, spontaneous mummification, …

154. Paula Jean Welden: Vanished in Vermont

February 20th, 2023


Paula Jean Welden lived in Bennington, Vermont. The 18-year-old went for a hike on the afternoon of December 1, 1946. No one is sure what in the …

Introducing: Spine Chillers and Serial Killers - Carl Tanzler and the "Murder?" of Cindy James

February 16th, 2023


This week, I want to introduce you to Spine Chillers and Serial Killers.

Emma tells the story or George Karl Tanzler aka Karl Tanzler aka Carl Tanzler aka Count von Cosel. (Yeah, this guy is weird.) Find out how a visit …

153. Alvin and Judith Neelley: Boney and Claude

February 13th, 2023


Alvin Neelley met Judith Adams when she was only 15 years old. He was 26. Instantly, the teenage girl felt cared for and adored the attention Alvin, …

152. Henry Louis Wallace: The Taco Bell Strangler (Part Two)

February 6th, 2023


Henry Louis Wallace was a South Carolina native. He moved to Charlotte, North Carolina in 1991. Henry got a slap on the wrist for his prior crimes, …

Introducing: True Crime Cat Lawyer - Missing Persons in Idaho and Washington

February 2nd, 2023


Today, I wanted to give you an episode from Elyse of True Crime Cat Lawyer. An episode I posted recently was from when I was a guest on her show and we discussed the case of Michelle Carter and Conrad Roy. Elyse is a …

151. Henry Louis Wallace: The Taco Bell Strangler (Part One)

January 30th, 2023


Henry Wallace was originally from Barnwell, South Carolina where his crimes would begin. He moved to Charlotte, North Carolina in 1991. In the early …

The BrewVerie Report #13

January 24th, 2023


The Brew Crime guys and I are back with your “daily” BrewVerie Report for this month!

We bring you news from all around the world.
This episode …

150. Michelle Carter and Conrad Roy (with True Crime Cat Lawyer)

January 23rd, 2023


I had the absolute pleasure of being on the podcast, True Crime Cat Lawyer last year. Elyse is a lawyer and it was very interesting hearing the legal …

Announcement: Tickets on Sale Tonight for the Virtual Live Show

January 18th, 2023


The virtual live show tickets go on pre-sale tonight at midnight eastern standard time!!

The pre-sale tickets for the show are $5 and if you would …

149. Dwayne “Gully Queen” Jones: Mob Killing in Jamaica

January 16th, 2023


Dwayne Jones was a young teenager in 2013 when they were kicked out of their home in Montego Bay, Jamaica because their father thought they were "too …

Rogue Transmissions: Friday the 13th

January 13th, 2023


Samantha (MJ McAdams from Humble Hauntings and Octoberpod) and Calvin (J.T. from Brew Crime Podcast) are moving into their new, very haunted, home. All the items they find in the house still work without batteries or …

148. Mackenzie Cowell and the Washington Beauty School Killer

January 9th, 2023


2010 in the state of Washington, a trusting, sweet teenage girl, Mackenzie Cowell, was going after her dreams and living her life to the fullest. …

The BrewVerie Report #12

January 4th, 2023


The Brew Crime guys and I are back with your “daily” BrewVerie Report for this month!

J.T. is on assignment but will joining us next time!

We are bringing you news from all around the world. This episode includes Elon …

147. Buford Pusser: Walking Tall

January 2nd, 2023


Buford Pusser, a former Marine and wrestler, became Sheriff of his small, hometown county of McNairy, Tennessee in 1964. He had brawn, brains, the …

146. Incels: Discussing Online Incel Subculture with J.T. from Brew Crime

December 19th, 2022


Since last week's episode was about Elliot Rodger, who was an incel, I wanted to do an episode talking about the dangerous and dark online incel …

145. The Isla Vista Killings

December 12th, 2022


Elliot Rodger was a 22-year-old involuntary celibate, also known as an incel. On May 23, 2014, he carried out a misogynistic terrorist attack. Elliot …

144. Angela Barrentine: Suspicious Death and a Call to Action

December 6th, 2022


Angela Barrentine left her home in Vicksburg, Mississippi on November 24th, 2004 to make a quick run to the store. Nine months later, in the Big Black River, her pickup truck was found upside down and her skeletal …

143. Thanksgiving Weekend 1998: Privacky Family Massacre

December 5th, 2022


On November 28th, 1998 in Muskegon, Michigan, the Privacky family planned on having a family gathering to celebrate Thanksgiving. One by one, each family member was killed. Stephen Privacky, Linda Privacky, their son - …

The BrewVerie Report #11

November 29th, 2022


The Brew Crime guys and I are back with a SECOND “daily” BrewVerie Report this month!

We are bringing you news from all around the world. This episode includes a warning about Bigfoot, Kanye West, Elon Musk, Twitter, …

142. Exposing the Truth with Dr. Ronda Hampton: Mitrice Richardson

November 28th, 2022


Dr. Ronda Hampton knows the ins and outs of Mitrice Richardson’s case. She lived all of it, continues to, and knew Mitrice personally. She gives insight that will make you side-eye the LASD and LAPD, if you don’t …

The BrewVerie Report #10

November 23rd, 2022


Welcome to the Brew Crime and Reverie True Crime collaborative monthly series! The BrewVerie Report is a Florida Man style news show but we cover the …

141. The Puzzling Death of Mitrice Richardson

November 21st, 2022


On September 16th, 2009, Mitrice Richardson was in jail for acting bizarrely in a restaurant in Malibu, not being able to pay for her food, and having less than an ounce of marijuana on her. As you get to know Mitrice …

140. Justice for Adolfo Vega: Murdered in California City

November 14th, 2022


In April of 2022, 41-year-old Adolfo Vega was assaulted by two men, one of whom was a felon on probation.

As those two sat in jail, Adolfo was killed …

139. The Lady of the Dunes: Ruth Marie Terry

November 8th, 2022


Ruth Marie Terry was famously known as “The Lady of the Dunes.” She was found deceased by a dog and a little girl, Laurie Metcalfe, at Race Point Dunes in the summer of 1974 in Provincetown, Massachusetts. Ruth was …

The BrewVerie Report #9

November 1st, 2022


Welcome to the Brew Crime and Reverie True Crime collaborative monthly series! The BrewVerie Report is a Florida Man style news show but we cover the …

138. Halloween 1984: Machete Murder of Doreen Erbert

October 31st, 2022


In San Jose, California, William Michael Dennis was holding a grudge against his ex-wife, Doreen Rae Hitchens-Erbert, and he had been for years. …

137. The Horrors of Willowbrook State School

October 24th, 2022


Willowbrook State School was an overcrowded “snake pit“, as Senator Kennedy called it, with not enough staff to take care of thousands of …

Introducing: Coffee and Cases Podcast - The Watcher

October 20th, 2022


This week, I wanted to bring you another podcast I know you’ll love! Join Allison and Maggie as they discuss cold cases over warm coffee. Subscribe …

136. Mystery: House of Faces in Spain (Patreon Exclusive)

October 17th, 2022


Dear listeners, due to having strep throat, I haven’t been able to record the new episode. I did some digging into the Patreon vault to bring you …

135. Datuk Mazlan Idris: Politician Slain by Pop Star Turned Black Magic Woman

October 10th, 2022


In 1993, Mazlan Idris, a Batu Talam state assemblyman, craved to be more powerful and successful as a politician. He went to a bomoh, another name …

The BrewVerie Report #8

October 4th, 2022


Welcome to the Brew Crime and Reverie True Crime collaborative monthly series! The BrewVerie Report is a Florida Man style news show but we cover the …

134. Stefanie Rengel: Murdered on New Year’s Day 2008

October 3rd, 2022


In Toronto, Canada, 14-year-old Stefanie Rengel was celebrating New Year’s Eve with her family and friends, having a wonderful time on the last night …

Introducing: Cults, Crimes & Cabernet

September 30th, 2022


Brought to you by Spreaker from iHeart. Cults, Crimes & Cabernet is an intimate audio experience regarding all things true crime. Melissa & …

The BrewVerie Report #7

September 27th, 2022


Welcome to the Brew Crime and Reverie True Crime collaborative monthly series! The BrewVerie Report is a Florida Man style news show but we cover the …

133. The Unsolved Homicide of Phylicia Barnes

September 26th, 2022


Phylicia Barnes was 16-years-old when she went to visit her siblings in Baltimore, Maryland for the Christmas holidays in 2010. She stayed with her …

132. The Stolen Life of Disabled, Elder, James Thomas Stewart Committed by Morgan Leppert and Toby Lowry

September 19th, 2022


This episode is an older, short Patreon exclusive. I’ve been working on writing about a case for 4 days now. It is taking longer than expected BUT I …

Introducing: That’s So F*cked Up

September 16th, 2022


That's So F*cked Up is a podcast about cults, murder and other generally f*cked up stuff. Hosts Ashley Richards and Michelle Mosher bring you …

131. Jason Rose and John Jones: Dungeons and Dragons Sacrificial Killing of Melissa Meyer in Oregon

September 12th, 2022


In 1988, 17-year-old John Jones met 20-year-old Jason Rose at a mall in Oregon. John was a loner who wanted to be accepted, to fit in somewhere, to …

130. Rebecca Oatley Aylward: Teenager Murdered for a Free Breakfast

September 5th, 2022


Oh, the teenage years. A time of dealing with hormones, emotions, schoolwork, rebellion, possible family dysfunction, relationships, social life, …

The BrewVerie Report #6

August 31st, 2022


The BrewVerie Report is back for a second time this month! Welcome to the Brew Crime and Reverie True Crime collaborative monthly series! The …

129. Tamara Samsonova: Russian Killer Granny

August 29th, 2022


Tamara Samsonova, also know as “The Granny Ripper” and “Baba Yaga”, is an innocent looking, Russian elder. She is far from innocent. Her partners and …

The BrewVerie Report #5

August 23rd, 2022


The BrewVerie Report is back! Brew Crime (Mike and J.T.) and Reverie True Crime’s collaborative monthly series. The BrewVerie Report is a “Florida …

128. Teka Adams: Surviving Fetal Abduction Attempt

August 22nd, 2022


Teka Adams started living in a homeless shelter while she was getting her life on track. She met her, soon to be, husband there and they were expecting a baby. Teka had never been happier!
A lady named Stephanie Mills, …

127. The Strange Disappearance and Death of Marcia Moore

August 15th, 2022


One cold January night in 1979, Marcia Moore, a writer, astrologer, psychic, the heiress (at the time) of the Sheraton Hotel chain, a student of …

126. Michael Gilbert: The Blue Lagoon Murder

August 8th, 2022


Do we really know who our neighbors are?
The Watt family was disliked and feared by everyone in the neighborhood. People had no idea what ACTUALLY went on inside the Watt’s house was something out of a horror film. The …

Introducing: Brew Crime - If it’s Broke, Don’t Fix it (Government Tomfoolery)

August 1st, 2022


Hey everyone! I’m taking the week off to write episodes and Patreon only content! Enjoy this great episode from Brew Crime!!

On this episode the boys …

125. Gregory Davis: Macabre Murders in Mississippi

July 25th, 2022


Gregory Davis, as a young teenager, was obsessed with older women. He would even go into his 20s being a pervert, feeling up on older women’s legs …

The BrewVerie Report #4

July 19th, 2022


The BrewVerie Report (Brew Crime with Reverie True Crime) is back with our collaborative monthly series! BrewVerie is a Florida Man style news show …

124. Colin Ireland: British Slayer of Gay Men

July 18th, 2022


A teen mom and her newborn son, Colin Ireland, didn't have the easiest life. They moved around from home to home, homeless shelters, they were …

123. Terra Newell: Surviving and Taking Down “Dirty John”

July 11th, 2022


Debra Newell had a few failed marriages and went looking for love on a dating website. She came across a man named John Meehan. She thought he was a …

122. Domestic Abuse: Trevin of Live, Laugh, Larceny

July 4th, 2022


Trevin, of the podcast Live, Laugh, Larceny (formerly known as Seriously Sinister at the time of this recording), tells us about his past …

The BrewVerie Report #3

June 28th, 2022


Brew Crime and Reverie True Crime decided to give you all two daily news reports this month. 😆 J.T. is out in the field on assignment! He will be back next time! Join your anchors, Mike and Paige, for these insane news …

121. Domestic Violence Survivor: Ben (Part Two)

June 27th, 2022


Welcome to part two, the conclusion of Ben’s story. Ben goes into the cheating, gaslighting, isolation, lies, manipulation, how she begged him to …

The BrewVerie Report #2

June 21st, 2022


The BrewVerie Report (Brew Crime with Reverie True Crime) is back with our collaborative monthly series! BrewVerie is a Florida Man style news show …

120. Domestic Violence Survivor: Ben (Part One)

June 21st, 2022


In part one of my talk with Ben, he takes us through the development of his first relationship which turned into a dark, abusive one. His story may be triggering or disturbing to some. If you can't listen to this …

119. Simon Gilchrist: Abused and Murdered by Fiancé, Caroline Mawhood

June 13th, 2022


Simon Gilchrist was from York, England and quickly developed a relationship with Caroline Mawhood in 2002. He adored her, no matter what she put him …

118. Alex Skeel and Jordan Worth: 10 Days Away From Death

June 6th, 2022


Alex Skeel and Jordan Worth had been together since 2012 and eventually made Bedfordshire, England their home with their two babies. Their life seemed great but not everything is always as it seems. Behind closed doors, …

117. Thessalonica Allen: The Senseless, Gruesome Murder of Randy Allen

May 30th, 2022


People who possibly lie about being domestic violence survivors are vile, disrespectful to true victims and survivors.
Thessalonica Allen, of LaPorte, …

The BrewVerie Report #1

May 24th, 2022


Every now and then, we all need a break from extremely dark cases and to touch on stories that are more light-hearted.

This is the inaugural episode …

116. Aileen Wuornos: Brutal Monster or Acts of Self-Preservation (Part Six) Finale

May 24th, 2022


In the final episode of the Aileen Wuornos series we will go through her psychological testing, mental illnesses, the jury’s verdict, the penalty …

115. Aileen Wuornos: Brutal Monster or Acts of Self-Preservation (Part Five)

May 17th, 2022


Welcome to part five of our deep dive into the case of Aileen Wuornos.

In this episode, we will hear the defense attorney and state attorney’s closing …

114. Aileen Wuornos: Brutal Monster or Acts of Self-Preservation (Part Four)

May 9th, 2022


Welcome to part four of the Aileen Wuornos series. In this episode, we continue with the trial and go through the whole cross examination. The …

113. Aileen Wuornos: Brutal Monster or Acts of Self-Preservation (Part Three)

May 2nd, 2022


Welcome to part three of the Aileen Wuornos series. In this episode, we’re going to be exploring the inner workings of the brain, the lead up to the trial, opening statements, and Aileen on the stand defending herself. …

112. The Mysterious Case of the Circleville, Ohio Letters

April 25th, 2022


The final episode of the Aileen Wuornos series will be finished soon! Until then, here’s an unsolved mystery!

In the summer of 1976 Circleville, Ohio …

111. Aileen Wuornos: Brutal Monster or Acts of Self-Preservation (Part Two)

April 19th, 2022


Welcome to part two of the Aileen Wuornos case. In this episode, we go through self-defense laws in Florida, the events leading up to the murders of Richard Mallory, Charles Edmund Carskaddon, David Spears, Peter …

110. Aileen Wuornos: Brutal Monster or Acts of Self-Preservation (Part One)

April 11th, 2022


Aileen Wuornos‘ case is a very complex one surrounded by a lot of controversy. In part one, I present case studies on Aileen, studies on violent men …

Introducing: Autumn’s Oddities - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde of the Upper Eastside

April 7th, 2022


It’s Thursday, which means I’m introducing to you another podcast you’ll enjoy! Introducing, Autumn’s Oddities!

Gail Katz-Bierenbaum was last seen at the Upper East Side Manhattan apartment she shared with her husband, …

109. Alex King and Derek King: The Patricide of Terry King

April 4th, 2022


Cantonment, Florida on November 26, 2001, Terry King was murdered by his two boys, Alex King (age 12) and Derek King (age 13), while he was sleeping. …

108. The Mysterious Death of Catherine “Catrina” Mowrey

March 28th, 2022


In June of 1985, Catrina Mowrey’s decomposing, nude body was found in the trunk of her boyfriend’s car in Dallas, Texas. At first, the Dallas PD tried to say her death was a suicide. Then, they said it was an overdose …

Bonus: Interview with Kevin from The Jury Room

March 24th, 2022


For this episode, I asked Kevin to come back to the show to talk about his upcoming series about addiction, true crime, and podcasting.

- The audio on my end is not perfect as I had to recover a file from Zoom and …

107. The Disappearance of Kristen Modafferi

March 21st, 2022


According to a statistic by the FBI, the chances a woman knows her assailant is 96.4% and the chances the attack is random is less than 4%. Kristen only lived in San Francisco for 23 days. That means there is a 9/10 …

Bonus: Interview with Rabia Chaudry

March 14th, 2022


Two weeks ago, before the breaking news about the DNA testing in the case of Adnan Syed, I had the absolute pleasure to sit and talk to Rabia Chaudry …

106. Jessica Camilleri: Decapitation of Rita Camilleri in Australia

March 14th, 2022


Today’s episode does contain graphic details.

Mental illnesses, learning disabilities, violent behavior, and an obsession with horror movies combined …

Introducing: Octoberpod AM - Fireside Tales & Nightmare Nostalgia

March 10th, 2022


Octoberpod Home Video is an amazingly written, spooky YouTube podcast and is now on podcast platforms as Octoberpod After Midnight!

This is a compilation of stories from the channel.

• Our Daily Bread

• Whisper and the …

105. Sharon Lopatka: The Case of Consensual Homicide featuring The Jury Room

March 8th, 2022


In this episode, Kevin (from The Jury Room) and I go through the case of Sharon Lopatka. One woman scoured BDSM chatrooms looking for someone to agree to take her life. Robert Glass was willing to make her fantasy a …

Introducing: Complicit - Lying Sack of Sh*t (Episode One)

March 7th, 2022


On June 19, 2020, Lauren Dumolo vanished from Cape Coral, FL. Learn about Lauren and the place she calls home, and begin to discover why her …

104. James Holmes: Aurora, Colorado Movie Theater Mass Shooting Final Episode (Part Five)

February 28th, 2022


In the last episode of this series we’ll find out the results of the psych eval, go through the preliminary hearing and trial, sentencing, and a plea …

103. James Holmes: Aurora, Colorado Movie Theater Mass Shooting (Part Four)

February 21st, 2022


Sorry for the audio quality this week and scratchy throat! It’s been one of those weeks!

James Holmes kept a notebook of his thoughts and …

Bonus: A Life is a Life (Short Story About Rebecca Zahau)

February 16th, 2022


This is a short story about Rebecca Zahau written by Jonas of The Short Shorts podcast. He writes beautiful short stories about a lot of true crime …

102. James Holmes: Aurora, Colorado Movie Theater Mass Shooting (Part Three)

February 14th, 2022


This episode is a short wrap up of the moments leading up to the shooting, the shooting itself, James' arrest, what was found in his apartment, and a GMail chat with his former girlfriend, Gargi. Next week will be a …

Introducing: The Jury Room - Addicted Series Trailer

February 13th, 2022


Kevin of The Jury Room is coming out with a very touching, compelling series about addiction. Please stay tuned!

If you or someone you know has been touched by addiction and you’d like to tell your story, e-mail

101. James Holmes: Aurora, Colorado Movie Theater Mass Shooting Victims (Part Two)

February 7th, 2022


This episode is dedicated solely to the victims. Always say their names and never forget they are the most important when it comes to these horrific …

Introducing: Freaky AF - The Tamam Shud Case

February 3rd, 2022


Hey everyone! Enjoy Syrai from Freaky AF! Subscribe and leave her a rating. She’s awesome!

Hey lil babies. For this episode, I'll …

100. James Holmes: Aurora, Colorado Movie Theater Mass Shooting (Part One)

January 31st, 2022


On July 20, 2012 James Holmes went on a shooting spree at the premiere of The Dark Knight Rises and fear pulsed through the nation. Who was he? What …

99. Laurie Bembenek: A Woman on the Run

January 24th, 2022


An ex-Milwaukee police woman, Laurie Bembenek, was accused of killing her husband’s ex-wife, Christine. The murder came after Laurie was let go from …

98. Gunn-Britt Ashfield & Austin Allan Hughes: Stolen Life of John Ashfield in Nowra, Australia

January 10th, 2022


John Ashfield was only six-years-old when his innocence, his joy, and the gleam in his bright eyes were stolen. His mother and her boyfriend, sadly, …

97. Sunshine Wood: MMIWG from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

January 3rd, 2022


Sunshine April Hilda Wood was last seen at the St. Regis Hotel, holding the door for two young men right before midnight on the 20th of February, …

96. Jake Bird: Tacoma, Washington Murders of Bertha and Beverly Kludt

December 27th, 2021


Jake Bird worked on railroads and took the train everywhere he went. In Tacoma, Washington, Jake was sneaking around the streets and came across an axe in the backyard of Bertha Kludt’s home. What was supposed to be a …

95. Karla Faye Tucker and Danny Garrett: The Pickaxe Murders of Jerry Dean and Deborah Thornton

December 20th, 2021


This week you're getting an episode from the Patreon Exclusive vault!

Karla Faye quit school as a little girl and went on the road with her mom. They …

94. Zendik Arts Farm: Part II

December 13th, 2021


In part two, I’ll be finishing up the FAQ, you’ll hear Helen read excerpts from her book “Mating in Captivity” and 30 minutes of Wulf Zendik talking …

93. Zendik Arts Farm: Part I

December 6th, 2021


Zendik Arts Farm was created in 1969 by Wulf Zendik and Arol Wulf. Some ex-members are very happy with their experiences there and don’t like the …

92. Angela McAnulty: The Maiming and Torture of Jeanette Maples

November 29th, 2021


Angela had quite a few children but she mainly focused her extreme abuse on her teenage daughter, Jeanette Maples. She tortured Jeanette for years and it progressively got worse. Jeanette succumbed to the maiming and …

91. Patreon Exclusive Release | Murder of Arlis Perry in the Stanford Memorial Church

November 22nd, 2021


Churches are where people should feel safe to go worship. People with authority that have a duty to protect us are who we should trust. Our spouses …

90. The Pikeville Six: Murders of the Lillelid Family

November 15th, 2021


Six teenagers, desperate to depart from their unhappy lives in Kentucky, got together to travel to New Orleans, Louisiana. The car they were in …

89. Curtis Flowers and the Tardy Furniture Murders

November 8th, 2021


Curtis Flowers was taken into custody and convicted in 1997 for the quadruple murders that happened inside the Tardy Furniture store in Winona, Mississippi in 1996. The circumstantial evidence was weak but prosecutor …

88. Halloween Murders: Murder of Trans Woman Candace Towns | Teen Trans Murderer Andrea Balcer feat. Beyond the Rainbow

November 1st, 2021


Welcome to our last October episode collab!

First, I’ll tell you about the murder of Candace Towns. She lived in Macon, Georgia and went missing. On …

87. The San Antonio Four: Wrongfully Convicted feat. Beyond the Rainbow

October 25th, 2021


Welcome to episode four of this October sinister series with me and my amazing friend C.J. from Beyond the Rainbow: True Crimes of the LGBT!

For 20 years, Elizabeth Ramirez, Kristie Mayhugh, Cassandra Rivera and Anna …

86. Missing: Sage Smith of Charlottesville, Virginia

October 21st, 2021


19-year-old Sage Smith was on her way to meet 21-year-old Erik McFadden for a date on the evening of November 20th, 2012. Her stepsister is sure she …

85. Witchcraft and Witch Cult: Attempted Murder of Kevin Miller and Murder of Sydney Loofe feat. Beyond the Rainbow

October 18th, 2021


We’re back with episode three of our sinister series!

First, I’ll tell you the story of a woman who was inspired by Practical Magic to kill her husband via witchcraft.

C.J. will be telling you about a Tinder date that …

84. Missing: LaShaya Stine of Aurora, Colorado

October 14th, 2021


In July of 2016, 16-year-old LaShaya snuck out of her house. She left everything behind that one would take if they planned to run away. Everything …

83. Vampires: The Murders of Stacey Mitchell and Edward Baldock in Australia feat. Beyond the Rainbow

October 11th, 2021


For this episode, we’re headed down under.

First, C.J. tells the first story of Stacey Mitchell being murdered by her fake friends. 19 year old …

82. MMIW: Aubrey Dameron

October 8th, 2021


On March 9, 2019 in Grove, Oklahoma a trans woman from the Cherokee Nation went missing in the middle of the early morning and has yet to be found. Where is Aubrey Dameron? Someone knows something.

If anyone has any …

81. Salem Witch Trials and Medieval Witches of Europe feat. Beyond the Rainbow

October 4th, 2021


Happy Spooktober!!
This month C.J (from Beyond the Rainbow: True Crimes of the LGBT) and I will be giving you a sinister series!

Today, I’ll be giving a brief overview of the Salem witch trials and C.J will tell you what …

80. China Arnold: Infanticide of Paris Talley by Microwave

September 27th, 2021


China Arnold is proof that just because you give birth, it doesn’t always make you a mother. She had given birth just recently to 28-day old, Paris …

79. David Brom: Axe Murders of the Brom Family

September 20th, 2021


David was 16-years-old and the outcast of his Catholic family. He had depression that was getting progressively worse. For six months he said he was …

78. Alton Coleman and Debra Brown: Thrill Killers

September 13th, 2021


Alton and Debra both suffered from developmental disabilities. When they met, they became partners in crime. Rape. Murder. Robbery. Torture. …

77. Columbus Nightclub Shooting: Darrell “Dimebag” Abbott, Nathan Bray, Erin Halk, Jeff Thompson

September 6th, 2021


December 8, 2004 would change the lives of so many people and shocked the nation. This was the night that a guy named Nathan Gale busted into the …

76. Joseph and Michael Kallinger: The Shoemaker and the Shoemaker’s Son

August 30th, 2021


Joseph was adopted into an extremely abusive couple’s home as a baby and it was all downhill from there. As he went on to have children of his own, …

75. Patreon Episode: Green-Clawed Beast of the Ohio River & Slaughterhouse Canyon in Arizona

August 23rd, 2021


CW: This is a Patreon exclusive episode where I played with sound effects. The second story, urban legend or not, may be upsetting for some listeners. It does include sound effects of babies crying.

Urban legends, are …

74. Gert Van Rooyen and Joey Haarhoff: Kidnapped, Missing Girls from South Africa

August 16th, 2021


CW: This episode does contain talks about pedophilia but doesn't go into detail about the little girls being hurt in that way. The subject is brought up along with child-trafficking. It's not really graphic, I just …

73. Antonie Dixon: Samurai Sword Mutilation and Murder

August 9th, 2021


In January of 2003 in Auckland, New Zealand, Tony Dixon went on an 11 hour, meth-fueled rampage with a samurai sword and a homemade sub-machine gun. He mutilated two and murdered one. He also held a man captive in his …

72. The Freeway Phantom Murders: Who Killed These Little Girls?

August 2nd, 2021


In 1971 and 1972 little black girls were being snatched up and murdered. The victims were Carol Sprinks, Darlenia Johnson, Brenda Crockett, …

71. Daniel Owen Conahan: The Hog Trail Murders

July 26th, 2021


In Charlotte County, Florida, bodies and remains were being discovered in the woods left and right from 1994-2007. Daniel has been convicted of one murder but maintains his innocence and suggests one victim’s uncle was …

70. The Pierce Family: Amanda’s Life Will Always Matter - The Conclusion (PART SEVEN)

July 19th, 2021


It’s the last episode in the Amanda Pierce series. I really hope that in the future, I’ll be back to say her case has been reopened. In this episode, I’ll go over some important facts from the meeting in part six, the …

69. The Doodler: Serial Killer Sketch Artist

July 12th, 2021


This is about the mysterious serial killer, only known as The Doodler or The Black Doodler and the victims. His victims were mainly found at Ocean Beach in California. Most of his victims were men from out of town that …

68. Clare’s Law and the Tragic Slaying of Rosie Darbyshire (Part IV)

July 5th, 2021


This is the last part of the series about these amazing women who had their lives taken too soon by men they trusted.
The first part of this episode is about Clare’s Law. I’ll discuss places Clare’s Law has been put in …

67. Murder of Denise Skilbeck and IPCC Investigation of Nottinghamshire Police (Part III)

June 28th, 2021


For over three years, I’ve been in a relationship with someone I am so in love with. I mean, he’s not without his faults. He drinks a little too much …

66. Casey Brittle and Kelly-Anne Bates: Murdered in Nottingham (Part II) Leading up to Clare’s Law

June 21st, 2021


Casey Brittle had her own house which she shared with her two-year-old’s father, Sanchez Williams. Between 2008 and 2010, Casey had called …

65. BONUS: Interview and CrimeDoor Explorations with CrimeDoor Founders - Neil and Lauren Mandt

June 17th, 2021


I had the pleasure to talk to the founders of the CrimeDoor app, Neil and Lauren Mandt. They tell us about their backgrounds (Neil produced the OJ Simpson trial, the OKC Bombing and others), true crime cases and we …

64. The Story of Clare Wood: A Series About Women in Nottingham, England and What Clare’s Law Accomplished (Part I)

June 14th, 2021


Clare Wood was a gentle, caring soul. She was a mother, a daughter, a sister and friend. Clare met a man online and thought she wanted to marry him. …

63. Examining the Rebecca Zahau Crime Scene with Charlie from Crimelines via CrimeDoor

June 7th, 2021


Are you ready to explore the Spreckels Mansion crime scene where Rebecca Zahau was found? Download the app CrimeDoor and walk through the crime scene with me and Charlie from the podcast Crimelines.
Warning: The crime …

62. Four Black LGBTQ+ Lives Lost feat. Beyond the Rainbow: True Crimes of the LGBT

May 31st, 2021


Today, CJ from Beyond the Rainbow and I will be covering the murders of two transgender people and two gay men.
First, CJ will tell you about the killings of Paris Cameron, Alunte Davis and Timothy Blancher.
Then, I will …

61. The Pierce Family: The Meeting That Led to the Recreation of the Scene THREE Years After Amanda’s Death (PART SIX)

May 24th, 2021


In this episode you’ll hear the full meeting between Kimberly, Justin, Chief of Police Flores and Assistant Chief Jeffcoat. Kimberly and Justin bring …

60. The Pierce Family: Forensics and Things That Make You Go, “Hmmm...” (PART FIVE)

May 17th, 2021


In this episode you’ll hear how autopsies, death investigations and other things SHOULD be conducted from the mouths of a Texas State Ranger, Chief …

59. The Pierce Family: Amanda’s Arguable Autopsy (PART FOUR)

May 12th, 2021


Throughout this series, Kimberly Mullens has been through so much. Now, she has to deal with the outcome of her sister’s autopsy that is quite …

58. The Pierce Family: Murder or Suicide (PART THREE)

May 6th, 2021


Amanda Pierce died under extremely suspicious circumstances on May 14, 2015. Her abusive boyfriend, Brayan Espana, claims he came home to find Amanda had hanged herself. But is this the truth? In part three, I’ll point …

57. The Pierce Family: The Suspicious Death of Amanda Pierce (PART TWO)

May 3rd, 2021


A family of women had their lives taken by domestic violence abusers with one daughter’s suspicious death having been ruled suicide. Her case was not …

56. The Pierce Family: Unfolding of Tragedies (PART ONE)

April 26th, 2021


The Pierce family women were the best of friends. Mom, Rebecca and her daughters - Vivian, Amanda and Kimberly were so close.
In 2009, Vivian was in an abusive relationship with Damon Butler which turned deadly. Damon …

54. Murder of Alesha MacPhail in Isle of Bute, Scotland

April 12th, 2021


July 2nd, 2018, six year old Alesha was just starting her summer vacation with her dad, his girlfriend, and her grandparents. A local teenager, who …

53. The Ammons Family: House of 200 Demons

April 5th, 2021


Latoya Ammons and her family moved to Gary, Indiana in late 2011. Their lives would change forever when they started experiencing major paranormal …

Introducing: True Consequences | Justice for Jacob

April 2nd, 2021


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52. Katie Palmer: Injustice in Denison, Texas

March 29th, 2021


Katie Palmer was 39 years old when she and her husband, John, were out for a morning walk. They were hit by Cory Foster. Cory had been drinking, the …

51. A Conversation with Ellyn Marsh of Obsessed with Disappeared

March 22nd, 2021


On this episode, Ellyn is here to chat! I had a great time talking about OWD, what got Ellyn interested in true crime and missing persons cases, raising a daughter, abusive relationships, Broadway, and more. ❤️✨

Podcast …

50. New York Club Kids: Murder of Angel Melendez featuring Caleb from Horror Soup

March 15th, 2021


Today's episode features special guest co-host, Caleb, from Horror Soup!
Paige and Caleb discuss the life and times of the club kids, the death of Angel Melendez, the movie Party Monster, as well as some Nelson …

49. Ezra McCandless: Love Triangle Turned Deadly | The Murder of Alex Woodworth

March 8th, 2021


Sixteen is the number of times Ezra McCandless stabbed Alex Woodworth. Caught in a love triangle with Alex and Jason Mengal, she wanted Alex out of her life. In her mind, Alex was the reason she and Jason were no longer …

Introducing: Riddle Me That! True Crime featuring Robin Warder of The Trail Went Cold | Justice for Jacob Landin

March 6th, 2021


A few months ago, Eric Landin, of the podcast True Consequences, came on and discussed what happened to his baby brother, Jacob. He has been on a quest for justice for over 30 years.

On the podcast, Riddle Me That! True …

48. Rod Ferrell: The Vampire Clan and Wendorf Murders

March 1st, 2021


At 16 years old, Rod Ferrell was obsessed with vampires. He believed he was a 500 year old vampire named Vesago. Rod was sired into a vampire cult by …

47. PATREON BONUS | The Life and Death of Sandra Bland

February 22nd, 2021


Sandra Bland was a strong, amazing, lively young woman from Naperville, Illinois. Sandra was a civil rights activist who always voiced her opinions …

46. Rebecca Zahau: Part Two Discussion with Jules, from Riddle Me That! True Crime

February 16th, 2021


Part two of our discussion about the tragic death of Rebecca Zahau! Go check out Riddle Me That by Dr. Jules!


Rebecca Zahau: An ID Murder …

45. Rebecca Zahau: Part One Discussion with Jules, from Riddle Me That! True Crime

February 16th, 2021


In 2011, a 6 year old boy, Max Shacknai, would take a fall from the second floor banister, and this would set off a chain of events. In the wake of …

44. Tara Lynn Destrampe: Domestic Violence Death and Dismemberment by Husband, Stephen Grant

February 15th, 2021


Tara Lynn was successful at her job and as a mother. Her husband, Stephen, didn’t like the fact that she wasn‘t at home as much as he thought she …

43. Alyssa Bustamante: Senseless Killing of Elizabeth Olten

February 8th, 2021


Elizabeth was 9 years old, making her way to her friend Emma’s house as she normally did. Emma was 6 years old at the time and she had a 15 year old …

42. Johnny Gosch: Paperboy Disappearance in Iowa

February 1st, 2021


In 1982, Johnny was a 12 year old paperboy. He was always on time to deliver the Sunday paper. The one time he failed to wake his dad up to tag along …

41. Kenneka Jenkins: Mysterious Death at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel

January 25th, 2021


Kenneka Jenkins was a bright and witty 19 year old. In 2017, she went to a birthday party for her friend Irene Roberts at the Crowne Plaza Chicago …

40. Jennifer Laude: Extra Details

January 19th, 2021


This episode has details that I didn’t have until after I recorded the episode. I wanted to get these details out to you guys as fast as I could. I …

39. Jennifer Laude: Murder of Transgender Woman in the Philippines

January 18th, 2021


Jennifer Laude was a wonderful, beautiful, 26 year old transgender woman from the city of Olongapo in the Philippines. To tell this story wouldn't be …

38. Ricky Kasso: The Acid King | Say You Love Satan

January 11th, 2021


Ricky Kasso was a Long Island, New York teenager in the 80s. He had psychiatric issues, abused hard drugs, and claimed to be a Satanist. He robbed graves, allegedly killed animals, and eventually killed one of his …

37. Alfred Packer: The Colorado Cannibal

January 4th, 2021


Alfred Packer was headed to Breckenridge, Colorado in the late 1800s. He was guiding a group of men there to search for gold. Something happened …

Introducing - The Fedora Chronicles (Collaboration) | CHAOS: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties

January 3rd, 2021


Teaming up with Eric Fisk on his podcast, The Fedora Chronicles, to discuss Tom O’Neill’s book called CHAOS: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties. This will be a series of episodes and I really …

36. Oklahoma Girl Scout Murders of 1977

December 28th, 2020


On June 12, 1977, over 100 girl scouts piled on a bus to spend their summer at Camp Scott. Lori Farmer, Michelle Guse, and Denise Milner were huddled in their assigned tent, tent #8, during a bad storm that night. They …

35. Ori Spado: The Accidental Gangster

December 21st, 2020


For this episode, Orlando “Ori” Spado tells us how he went from selling insurance when he got out of the army, to getting into the organized crime scene. One minute he’s selling insurance and the next, he’s rubbing …

34. Peter Connelly: Death of Baby P in England

December 14th, 2020


March 2006, baby Peter Connelly was born to Tracey Connelly. He only lived a short, 17 months, terrible life. This tragic case takes place in London, England. This episode is about child neglect, abuse, death, and how …

33. John Allore: Unsolved Murder of Theresa Allore in Canada

December 7th, 2020


John Allore, podcast host of Who Killed Theresa, talks about his sister’s unsolved murder. Theresa was 19 years old in college at Champlain College. …

32. Katherine Knight: Murder and Cannibalism of John Price in Australia

November 30th, 2020


Katherine Mary Knight was the true definition of a man-eater. Her dad worked at slaughterhouses and Katherine followed in his footsteps. She loved …

31. The Sharpe Family Murders: The Chris Watts of Australia

November 23rd, 2020


John Sharpe and Anna Kemp fell in love and got married in October of 1994. They seemed like such a happy couple. Anna got pregnant with their bundle of joy, Gracie. She was born in August of 2002 with hip dysplasia and …

30. James Bulger: A Toddler’s Life Stolen

November 16th, 2020


Denise and her two-year-old son, James, were hand in hand at the mall. As we know, it’s hard to keep toddlers still. Especially, when there is so …

29. DB Cooper: The Unsolved Airplane Hijacking Mystery

November 9th, 2020


Who the hell is Dan Cooper, aka DB Cooper?! This is the only unsolved airplane hijacking in United States history! There are a lot of suspects. I’ve …

28. The Disappearance of Mekayla Bali in Canada

November 2nd, 2020


In 2016, Mekayla Bali was only a 16 year old high school student. She never missed class and was a really good kid. She showed odd behavior the day …

27. Halloween Murders

October 31st, 2020


This episode contains three stories of murders that happened on October 31st.

1. A man who was so irate over a lost bag of candy that he committed homicide.

2. A father who ruined Halloween forever, in 1974.

3. A preacher …

26. Spooktober Stories: Your Spooky True Stories

October 28th, 2020


You sent me your stories about black eyed kids, ghosts, being a medium, dating a murderer, being sold tacos by a member of the Texas 7, and more!

25. Murder Down Under: Australian Rowan Baxter Commits Quadruple Murder Suicide

October 26th, 2020


October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This tragedy happened in Australia. What starts off as domestic violence, ends in multiple deaths.

24. A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Deaths and Life Events That Inspired the Wes Craven Classic

October 22nd, 2020


How real is A Nightmare on Elm Street? What inspired Wes Craven to terrify us for decades? Find out in this short, eerie episode. Sweet dreams!

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23. Domestic Violence Awareness Month: DV During the Pandemic

October 19th, 2020


October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. I really wanted to highlight domestic abuse during 2020 and what the protocol has been during this time …

22. The Smurl Family Haunting: Real Life Source of the Movie, The Haunted

October 12th, 2020


Picture it: West Pittston, Pennsylvania, 1973. Janet and Jack Smurl move their family into a house on Chase Street. By the family’s accounts, what they experienced during their time living there was something out of …

21. All the Horror Special: The Exorcism of Emily Rose vs. The True Story of Anneliese Michel

October 5th, 2020


Join your host Paige, co-hosts Mackenzie from Death by Champagne, and Jenny from It’s Murder Up North for this crazy episode!
Picture yourself sitting around the campfire as 3 friends tell you a story. We’re talking …

19. Special Bonus: Talking with the cast of 1BR

September 25th, 2020


Today’s episode is different than usual and the best way to kick off spooky season a little early! Sitting down with the 1BR producer - Alok Mishra, Clayton Hoff (Lester), and Naomi Grossman (Janice). You may know her …

18. The Unsolved Mystery of Leigh Occhi

September 21st, 2020


Leigh Occhi had just turned 13-years-old when her mother ran home from work to see if she was okay, after she couldn’t get her on the phone. What she …

17. Kathy Shaw: 1, 2, 3...RUN! A Story of Survival.

September 14th, 2020


In the summer of 1982, a young lady, Kathy Shaw was abducted, raped, and tortured for 3 days and 3 nights. A split decision saved her life. Now she spends her days wondering where this man is now. Is he the cause of …

15. A Conversation with Ted Bundy Survivor, Kathy Kleiner

August 24th, 2020


Kathy Kleiner has experienced some scary and tragic events throughout her life. One, in particular, being when Ted Bundy escaped from prison and …

14. A Conversation with Waco Survivor, David Thibodeau (Part II)

August 17th, 2020


This is the conclusion of our conversation. Thank you so much for listening to David’s story! Please visit to make a purchase or check out the FBI call transcripts between the agent and David …

13. A Conversation with Waco Survivor, David Thibodeau (Part I)

August 10th, 2020


Talking with Waco survivor, David Thibodeau. Please support David by visiting and purchase a little something. That’s his main source of income during these times. ❤️

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12. The Custodial Abduction of Ava Enlow

August 3rd, 2020


Ava Enlow was two years old when her mother, Athena, dropped her off to see her dad, Brent. Brent and Athena are divorced and it was a court ordered …

11. Dorian Corey: The Corpse in the Closet

July 13th, 2020


Dorian Corey was an icon in her own right. Star of Paris is Burning and house mother of the House of Corey. She embodied fierceness and she was a wise human being. She took care of the drag community, mentoring and …

10. Lake Lanier: Deaths, Cryptids and Ghosts

July 9th, 2020


Lake Lanier is said to be the deadliest Lake in the United States and it’s located in Georgia. Many have lost their lives at this lake but were they ALL accidents? Who is “The Lady of the Lake”? Is there a …

9. Kendrick Johnson: Freak Accident or Murder

July 6th, 2020


Kendrick Johnson was a popular, high school athlete that the girls swooned over and the guys were envious of. In 2013, his body was discovered in the …

7. Victims of Injustice: Black Lives Matter

June 10th, 2020


As podcasters, we have a platform and duty to speak up and call out injustice. In light of the murder of George Floyd, we have come together in …

6. Eric Landin: A Conversation with Eric (Justice for Jacob)

June 5th, 2020


In today’s episode, Paige talks over the phone with the host of the true crime podcast, True Consequences, Eric Landin. Listen to him tell the story about the tragic passing of his baby brother, Jacob. The suspect has …

5. Bonnie Nettles and Marshall Applewhite: Heaven’s Gate Cult (Part Two)

May 13th, 2020


In this episode, Paige wraps up this two-parter with how the group continued on after Bonnie’s death, exit statements from the members, the mass suicide and what the families had to say of their departed loved ones. …

4. Bonnie Nettles and Marshall Applewhite: The Heaven’s Gate Cult (Part One)

May 8th, 2020


It’s time to discuss a cult! In this episode, Paige will explain who Bonnie Nettles and Marshall Applewhite were and how Heaven’s Gate started to …

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