True Crime Podcasts

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Dr. Death

59 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 84K ratings
We’re at our most vulnerable when we go to our doctors. We trust the person at the other end of that scalpel. We trust the hospital. We trust the system. Christopher Duntsch was a neurosur...
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50 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 67.7K ratings
Serial is a podcast from Serial Productions, a New York Times company, hosted by Sarah Koenig. Serial unfolds one story - a true story - over the course of a whole season. The show follows the plot...
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72 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 38.6K ratings
Cold is a narrative podcast series focused on missing persons cases. Investigative journalist and host Dave Cawley takes on a single story with each season. Season 1 tells of the unsolved d...
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True Crime Obsessed

352 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 25.1K ratings
The true crime / comedy podcast YOU NEED IN YOUR LIFE. We recap your favorite true crime documentaries with humor, sass, and heart. FROM VULTURE: "It’s not wrong to laugh when you’re listening to a...
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Dateline NBC

406 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 20.7K ratings
Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.
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Your Own Backyard

11 episodes - Latest episode: 17 days ago - ★★★★★ - 16.3K ratings
A documentary podcast series investigating the 1996 disappearance of Cal Poly student, Kristin Smart.
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Red Ball

10 episodes - Latest episode: 11 months ago - ★★★★★ - 16.3K ratings
From the creative minds behind Crime Junkie and with participation from the Indiana State Police, Ashley Flowers takes you alongside the reinvestigation into one of Indianapolis' most infamous unso...
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Man In The Window: The Golden State Killer

28 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 13.5K ratings
In Man in the Window, Paige St. John, a Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter has uncovered never before revealed details about the man who would eventually become one of California...
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Gladiator: Aaron Hernandez and Football Inc.

15 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 13.2K ratings
Football star Aaron Hernandez went from the bright lights of the Super Bowl to a convicted murderer in a few years. The Boston Globe’s Spotlight Team, best known for its investigation of th...
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Mystery and Murder: Analysis by Dr. Phil

135 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★ - 9.2K ratings
Dr. Phil McGraw takes an in-depth look at true crime cases, mysteries and provides his in-depth analysis.
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22 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★ - 8.2K ratings
Ten years ago, over three hundred men, women and children disappeared from a small town in Tennessee, never to be heard from again. In this podcast, American Public Radio reporter Lia Haddock asks ...
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Detective Trapp

24 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 8.1K ratings
Anaheim investigator Julissa Trapp is not like other detectives. She’s the only woman on the homicide squad, and a skilled chameleon: undercover cop in vice stings, crime-scene commander, p...
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60 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★ - 7.9K ratings
The heart of a man is darkness... No person, place or culture is immune to extreme violence. The worst of the worst cases have occurred all over the world.  Be prepared to take a journey, ...
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39 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★ - 6.7K ratings
Season 3: In 1984, a father of three disappeared while working at a mysterious Cincinnati plant. It turned out he’d met a gruesome fate: Pieces of bone, his eyeglasses and walkie-talkie wer...
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Small Town Dicks

137 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 6.5K ratings
Small Town Dicks is a podcast about the big-time crime that’s happening in Small Town, USA. Each episode features the detectives who broke the case in their small town, and includes assets like jai...
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Southern Fried True Crime

151 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 6.4K ratings
Erica Kelley is a native Tennessean exploring historical and contemporary true crime in the South. Southern charm is attempted but southern sass is bountiful. Join her as she shows you just how sou...
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Do No Harm

16 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 6.4K ratings
Melissa Bright thinks she's living every parent's worst nightmare when her five-month-old baby tumbles from a lawn chair and hits his head on the driveway. But after she rushes him to the h...
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Truth & Justice with Bob Ruff

567 episodes - Latest episode: about 5 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 6.2K ratings
Truth & Justice is a true crowdsourced investigation in real time. Host, Bob Ruff, asks listeners to help with investigations as he takes on a new potential wrongful conviction case every ...
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Historical Figures

128 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 4.8K ratings
Big Lives. Little-known Facts. Great, unknown stories hide inside history—every other Wednesday, we dig up what you don't know about the icons you do know. Hosts Carter and Vanessa bring history to...
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Murder Book

29 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 4.8K ratings
Sam Little, the FBI’s most prolific serial killer roamed free for five decades, murdering women at will. But in 2012 he came to the attention of Detective Mitzi Roberts and everything changed. Thi...
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Mommy Doomsday

17 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★ - 4K ratings
The disappearance of two of Lori Vallow’s children in Rexburg, Idaho in September 2019 would expose a bizarre trail of death, devotion and Doomsday beliefs that captivated the nation… A haunting po...
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Cult Liter with Spencer Henry

149 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 3.7K ratings
Cult Liter Podcast Host Spencer Henry brings the spooky every Monday. Each week we'll dive into a new story. Macabre history, true crime, and all things bizarre.
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Tom Brown's Body

12 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 3.7K ratings
In 2016, a popular high school senior mysteriously disappeared on the night before Thanksgiving. His remains were found two years later. What happened to Tom Brown in the small town of Canadian, Te...
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Canadian True Crime

110 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 3.4K ratings
Stories of some of the most heinous, controversial, heartbreaking and thought-provoking true crime cases, told by an Australian living in Canada. New episodes on the 1st and 15th of each month.
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Martinis & Murder

387 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★ - 3.1K ratings
The true crime podcast that you've been looking for! Hosts Daryn Carp and John Thrasher chat about creepy crimes and mysterious murders while Matt the Bartender mixes up martinis! From new ...
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175 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 2.9K ratings
Undeniable power. Unbelievable stories. Unlikely origins. Kingpins follows the rise and fall of rulers of the underworld. Every Friday, we examine the leaders of organized crime rings, and how mone...
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The Black Dahlia Serial Killers

93 episodes - Latest episode: 10 days ago - ★★★★ - 2.9K ratings
Hollywood and Crime is a ground-breaking true crime series about the most infamous murders in Tinseltown history. In The Black Dahlia Serial Killers, host Tracy Pattin investigates the sen...
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Already Gone

177 episodes - Latest episode: 8 days ago - ★★★★★ - 2.8K ratings
What would the world be like if victims and families were given an empathic, insightful voice in their search for answers? Host Nina Innsted exposes lost crimes, digging beneath the media and back...
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Dead and Gone

16 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 2.8K ratings
In 1985, two Grateful Dead fans were brutally murdered. For the last three decades, rumors have circled around the Dead community that the wrong man was put in prison for it. One of the most iconic...
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414 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★ - 2.7K ratings
For 5 years we've covered Maura Murray's disappearance and the tireless community that surrounds it in great detail. We have since expanded with this series by raising awareness for the stories of ...