True Crime Recaps

True Crime Recaps

Get all the crime in half the time. In only 30 minutes, you'll get all the case facts, highlights, audio, and commentary from your host -- the first person you'd call to hide a body--Amy Townsend. Because you have better things to do than research dozens of articles to get the full story, but she doesn't. New episodes released every Friday.... Show More

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August 15, 2019 19 min

MURDER RAP RECAP: Monrovia kidnapping suspect Robert Camou was arrested after a rap video caught him at open mic night rapping about killing and burying his girlfriend, Amanda Custer. // HAVE YOU SEEN AMANDA CUSTER? If you see her, or have any information related to this incident, please call the LAPD at 323-890-5500, or ANONYMOUSLY at 800-222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play o... Read more

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Did he confess to murder at open mic night? Kidnapping suspect Robert Camou was arrested after a rap video caught him at open mic night rapping about killing and burying his girlfriend, Amanda Custer. This is the recap of an open, ongoing investigation with a missing person. Tap Subscribe to get the episode downloaded for you on Friday, automatically. HAVE YOU SEEN AMANDA CUSTER? // If you see her, or have any information related ... Read more

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August 8, 2019 21 min

RECAP: MURDER & ESCAPE (SORT OF) After four years on the run, Peter Chadwick has been found and stands accused of the murder of his wife Quee Chu Chadwick. The millionaire fugitive from Newport Beach, California, was in handcuffs this week in airport footage showing the world his full on shame vibes during his forced 2019 return to California from his hiding place in Mexico. This case has been full of bizarre stories and surpri... Read more

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August 7, 2019 1 min

After four years on the run, Peter Chadwick has been found and stands accused of the murder of his wife Quee Chu Chadwick. The millionaire fugitive from Newport Beach, California, was in handcuffs this week in airport footage of Peter Chadwick's forced 2019 return to California from his hiding place in Mexico. This case has been full of bizarre stories and surprises since his arrest, and police even released a podcast about the Pet... Read more

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August 1, 2019 20 min

HER CLOSE FRIENDS MURDERED AND ROBBED HER. (One guy was her prom date!) Then they tried to make it look like a suicide. In today's episode, we're recapping what happened to 19-year-old Sarah Stern. Alternative headlines/subtitle for this episode include: A real friend won’t murder you // Never murder your wingwoman. // Kill your friends for cash // Childhood friends make the easiest victims // Don’t these people believe in banks? ... Read more

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COMING UP ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 2: Recapping the Sarah Stern case. This 19-year-old New Jersey girl was murdered and robbed by two lifelong friends (one guy was her prom date!). Then they tried to make it look like a suicide. Alternative headlines/subtitle for this episode include: A real friend won’t murder you // Never murder your wingwoman. // Kill your friends for cash // Childhood friends make the easiest victims // Don’t these pe... Read more

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July 19, 2019 30 min

A SINGLE MOM IS DISMEMBERED & SCATTERED in recycling bins across Seattle, 12 hours after meeting her online boyfriend at a Seattle Mariner’s baseball game. //GOT A QUESTION? Call 615-475-8726 for a chance to have your question replayed & answered on the next episode! //Do you need a few URBAN SURVIVAL TIPS to go with your true crime? Join the conversation at the True Crime Survival Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/g... Read more

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July 12, 2019 35 min

RUMORS, WHISPERS, & ACCUSATIONS of conspiracy, cover-ups, & a criminal underbelly turn friends & neighbors against each other when a beautiful, blonde nursing student walks into the woods and disappears. When six local boys from her tiny, Tennessee town are arrested, the finger pointing turns deadly.//GOT A QUESTION? Call 615-475-8726 for a chance to have your question replayed & answered on the next episode! //Do y... Read more

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July 5, 2019 36 min

Rebecca Zahau’s nude body dangles from a guest room balcony in the mansion she lives in with her billionaire boyfriend. Her hands are tied behind her back, her feet are bound. She is gagged with a t-shirt tied around her neck, stuffed in her mouth. The police say it’s a suicide, her family calls it murder. What about you? What do you think? MURDER OR SUICIDE? Follow along on the socials @truecrimerecaps and learn more about host, ... Read more

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June 27, 2019 30 min

27 calls passed between Chase Merritt, and his business partner, Joey McStay, on the day Joey, his wife, and their two little boys vanished from their home in Southern California, with no trace of a struggle. Almost four years later their bodies were found buried in the Mojave desert. Chase swears he’s innocent, the jury said he’s not. What happened in the McStay family house that day? How did a successful business turn deadly? An... Read more

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June 21, 2019 20 min

If the only German you know is “Danke schoen,” get ready to add “Hinterkaifeck” to your vocabulary. On the night of March 31, 1922, someone (who might have been secretly living in the attic!) used a farm tool to bludgeon an entire family to dea...

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June 21, 2019 20 min

If the only German you know is “Danke schoen,” get ready to add “Hinterkaifeck” to your vocabulary. On the night of March 31, 1922, someone (who might have been secretly living in the attic!) used a farm tool to bludgeon an entire family to death on the Hinterkaifeck farm in Bavaria, Germany. Got 20 minutes? Then you have time to get the recap of a crime that remains one of the strangest murders in Germany today.   See the grisly ... Read more

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June 14, 2019 30 min

Catch up on the (deadly) ugly side of America's "prettiest small town," Bardstown, Kentucky. With 5 unsolved murders, a corrupt police force, and a mayor that was removed from office, Bardstown residents are looking over their shoulders, waiting for the next person to die. Got a question? Give host Amy Townsend a call for a chance to have your question replayed & answered on the next episode!  615-475-8726 Do you need a few ur... Read more

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June 14, 2019 30 min

Catch up on the (deadly) ugly side of America's "prettiest small town," Bardstown, Kentucky. With 5 unsolved murders, a corrupt police force, and a mayor that was removed from office, Bardstown residents are looking over their shoulders,

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June 14, 2019 30 min

Catch up on the (deadly) ugly side of America's "prettiest small town," Bardstown, Kentucky. With 5 unsolved murders, a corrupt police force, and a mayor that was removed from office, Bardstown residents are looking over their shoulders, waiting to see if maybe they'll be the next to die.

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June 7, 2019 30 min

Catch up with 3 of the worst serial killers you’ve never heard of.

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June 7, 2019 30 min

Catch up with 3 of the worst serial killers you’ve never heard of.

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June 7, 2019 30 min

Catch up with 3 of the worst serial killers you’ve never heard of.

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June 7, 2019 30 min

Catch up with 3 of the worst serial killers you’ve never heard of.

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June 7, 2019 31 min

Meet Israel Keyes, Bobby Joe Long, and Michael Gargiulo. They’re the contractor that looks a little too good to be true, the father of two who obsesses over teenage girls, and the boy next door who won’t leave you alone. Combined, they murdered 24 women around the United States and left a trail of victims, trauma, and even hidden murder supplies that remain undiscovered in parks, trails, and remote areas around America to this... Read more

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