This episode talks about the Orange Sock Killer of Breckenridge, CO in 1982. Genetic genealogy helped solve this crime decades later.
The Slender Man stabbing was a near-fatal stabbing that took place in Waukesha, Wisconsin, on May 31, 2014. Two 12-year-old girls, Morgan Geyser and Anissa Weier, lured their friend Payton Leutner into the woods and stabbed her 19 times in an attempt to please Slender Man, a fictional horror character.
This podcast episode discusses the case of John List, a murderer who killed his entire family in 1971 and then went on the run for nearly 18 years. List was a successful accountant who lived in a wealthy suburb of New Jersey with his wife, mother, and three children.
Dennis Rader, also known as the BTK Killer, was a serial killer who terrorized the city of Wichita, Kansas, for over 30 years. He murdered 10 people, including two children, between 1974 and 1991. Rader was a master of disguise and evaded capture for decades, despite taunting the police and the media with letters and poems.
Ken McElroy terrorized a small farming town for years and managed to escape prosecution. Was vigilante justice the only answer to their problem?
Charles Albright was a serial killer who operated in Dallas, Texas in the early 1990s. He was known as the “Eyeball Killer” because he would remove the eyeballs of his victims.
Todd Kohlhepp is an American serial killer who was sentenced to life in prison in 2017. He was convicted of seven murders throughout the US state of South Carolina.
In the mid 90s, a whirlwind abduction of a teenage boy led to a tale of a killer’s odd obsession with the sound of breaking bones and confessions of past murders.
In 1989, Allan Legere escaped from prison and went on a seven-month murder spree in the Miramichi region of New Brunswick, Canada. He killed five people, including three elderly women, and terrorized the community. Legere was eventually captured, but his story is still one of the most disturbing in Canadian history.
The second coming of Christ or just a vicious murderer? Daniel Rakowitz is now known as The Butcher of Tompkins Square Park in NYC.