Crime Junkie

Crime Junkie


True Crime

208 episodes

If you can never get enough true crime... Congratulations, you’ve found your people.

  • 02 AUG 2021
    SERIAL KILLER: The Cleveland Strangler
    44m 16s

    Police in Cleveland enter a home in Mount Pleasant to arrest a man on sexual assault charges. But they don’t find their suspect. And what they do find sends an already struggling community into chaos. Source materials for this episode canno...

  • 26 JUL 2021
    MISSING: Alicia Navarro
    59m 7s

    A teenage girl finds community online, but her family believes she also found something much more sinister. If you have any information about the disappearance of Alicia Navarro, please call the Glendale Police Department at (623) 930-3000....

  • 26 JUL 2021
    DESAPARECIDA: Alicia Navarro
    53m 45s

    Una joven encuentra una comunidad en línea, pero su familia cree que ella se encontró con algo más siniestro. Si usted tiene información sobre la desaparición de Alicia Navarro, por favor llame al Departamento de la Policía de Glendale al (...

  • 19 JUL 2021
    INFAMOUS: Tommy Zeigler
    55m 52s

    Tommy Zeigler was sentenced to death for the murders of his wife, her parents, and a customer at his Winter Garden, Florida furniture store in 1976. He’s still on death row today - 45 years later. But did he do it? And could DNA evidence ex...

  • 15 JUL 2021
    4m 27s

    Audiochuck’s founder and CEO, Ashley Flowers, has founded a new non-profit called Season of Justice. Season of Justice (SOJ) is dedicated to providing funding to law enforcement agencies and families to help solve cold cases. SOJ provides g...

  • 12 JUL 2021
    WANTED: The Keddie Cabin Killer
    46m 2s

    A family’s brutal murder rocks a tiny California town and leaves behind too many unanswered questions. If you have any information about the murders of Sue Sharp, John Sharp, Dana Wingate, and Tina Sharp, please call the Plumas County Sheri...

  • 07 JUL 2021
    NEW SHOW: Precedent
    21m 22s

    Every Crime Junkie knows their true crime vocabulary: Amber Alert, 911 dispatch, Miranda Warning, Brady Disclosure. But do you know the story behind how these terms were coined? In this 10-part series, Ashley Flowers will walk you through t...

  • 05 JUL 2021
    MYSTERIOUS DEATH OF: Kaysera Stops Pretty Places
    53m 31s

    When 18-year-old Kaysera Stops Pretty Places disappears after a night with friends in Hardin, Montana, her family and friends hold their breath waiting for answers. As the months pass, the story that starts to emerge is one so inconceivable...

  • 28 JUN 2021
    SERIAL KILLER: Bruce McArthur
    1h 39s

    For years, the LGBTQ community in Toronto, Canada worried there was a serial killer targeting men in the city’s Church and Wellesley neighborhood. Police disagreed and downplayed their concerns -- and all the while, more men vanished into t...

  • 21 JUN 2021
    CAPTURED: Jennifer Pan
    41m 30s

    The Pan Family seemed to have it all until a shocking home invasion upended their lives in the most vicious way imaginable. Source materials for this episode cannot be listed here due to character limitations. For a full list of sources, pl...

  • 15 JUN 2021
    NEW SHOW: International Infamy with Ashley Flowers
    14m 13s

    Hey listeners, exciting news! I’m teaming up with Parcast Network for a new series called International Infamy about 15 of the worst crimes the world has ever seen. It premieres TODAY and the first episode is available right now. Listen to...

  • 14 JUN 2021
    MISSING: Branson Perry
    45m 46s

    In 2001, a young man vanished without a trace and more than 20 years later the only thing law enforcement is sure of is that someone in Skidmore, Missouri knows something.  If you have any information about the disappearance of Branson Perr...

  • 07 JUN 2021
    MURDERED: Mollie Olgin
    51m 51s

    Two teenage girls in love are forced to endure an unimaginable trauma that rocks their south Texas town.  To learn more about the Indiana Youth Group please visit  For more information regarding the LGBTQ+ Compete...

  • 31 MAY 2021
    INFAMOUS: The Signal Mountain Murders
    52m 53s

    A summer joyride turns deadly when three men are viciously gunned down in the hills of southern Tennessee.  Source materials for this episode cannot be listed here due to character limitations. For a full list of sources, please visit https...

  • 24 MAY 2021
    MURDERED: Father Patrick Ryan
    58m 49s

    A Catholic priest is found savagely beaten to death in an Odessa, TX motel room in 1981. A man confessed to the crime -- but instead of closing the case, people are still left wondering: Was justice served in the murder of Father Patrick Ry...

  • 17 MAY 2021
    INFAMOUS: The Setagaya Family Murders
    54m 32s

    A Tokyo family is slaughtered in their home, leaving behind a brutal and baffling mystery. Source materials for this episode cannot be listed here due to character limitations. For a full list of sources, please visit https://crimejunkiepod...

  • 10 MAY 2021
    MURDERED: Rosie Tapia
    52m 56s

    A little girl vanishes from her bedroom in the middle of the night only to be found brutally murdered, forcing her community to recognize that the worst really IS possible. **If you have any information about the murder of Rosie Tapia, plea...

  • 03 MAY 2021
    MISSING: Diane Louise Augat
    57m 34s

    A woman leaves her sister’s home one April day in 1998 and never returns. But she doesn’t vanish into thin air, because over the next several years, there are sightings, phone calls, even physical signs that she might be out there somewhere...

  • 26 APR 2021
    INFAMOUS: Prom Night Murders
    56m 5s

    In 1989 the small town of Lakeville, Indiana was rocked by the massacre of a pastor and his family. The pastor's only surviving son was ultimately convicted of this infamous crime but there is more to this twisted story than has ever been t...

  • 19 APR 2021
    MURDERED: Sierah Joughin
    46m 52s

    A beautiful young woman's brutal murder at the height of Midwestern summer shatters her community's sense of safety forever and exposes a monster hiding right there in plain sight.  Please join us in supporting Sou...

  • 12 APR 2021
    INFAMOUS: #ChallengeAccepted
    43m 40s

    When two women are violently murdered five years apart and half a world away, advocates look for a way to call attention to the serious and growing issue of femicide in Turkey. The campaign takes off -- but while it gains momentum, it loses...

  • 05 APR 2021
    MURDERED: Peggy Reome
    56m 27s

    When a mother of three walks out her front door and into the New York morning, she leaves a trail of heartbreak, suspicion, and unanswered questions in her wake. It takes almost 15 years for investigators to finally untangle the truth about...

  • 01 APR 2021
    MISSING: Esther Hollis
    26m 12s

    When Esther Hollis goes missing after a conversation with her husband, her best friend and sister try to get justice in what they believe is a no body homicide. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

  • 29 MAR 2021
    NEW SHOW: O.C. Swingers
    4m 28s

    We’re dropping in your feed again today to share some exciting news! Audiochuck has teamed up with well-known journalist and podcaster Justine Harman for audiochuck’s newest 10-part series, O.C. Swingers! When Newport Beach Orthopedic surge...

  • 29 MAR 2021
    MURDERED: Donnah Winger
    35m 47s

    In 1995 a new mother is killed after being attacked by a man who'd been harassing her. Or at least, that's what everyone believed. But years later investigators learn there might be much more to the story. Source materials for this episode...

  • 22 MAR 2021
    MURDERED: Heather Bogle
    57m 29s

    When a woman is murdered in a small Rust Belt town, the quest to find her killer gets turned upside down. Source materials for this episode cannot be listed here due to character limitations. For a full list of sources, please visit https:/...

  • 15 MAR 2021
    UNIDENTIFIED: St. Louis Doe // Beth Doe
    59m 27s

    Two different people have one terrible thing in common: they were both brutally murdered but despite evidence left at the scene no one has been able to identify them in decades, leaving many still wondering who they are and what really happ...

  • 08 MAR 2021
    SURVIVED: Elizabeth Smart
    1h 21m 49s

    Elizabeth Smart was abducted at knifepoint in the middle of the night from her bedroom in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 2002. She was 14 years old. For more than 9 months, she was held captive by a predator – one who kept her hidden in plain sig...

  • 01 MAR 2021
    MURDERED: The Lundys Part 2
    55m 18s

    After Mark Lundy was convicted of viciously slaying his wife and daughter, another story started to emerge, leading many people in New Zealand to wonder…was the wrong man behind bars? Source materials for this episode cannot be listed here...

  • 22 FAB 2021
    MURDERED: The Lundys Part 1
    1h 7m 27s

    When a woman and her young daughter are found brutally murdered in their home, the investigation leads to the person who was supposed to have loved them more than anyone else in the world. Source materials for this episode cannot be listed...

  • 15 FAB 2021
    BWBRSA: Operation Fireball 2.0
    40m 8s

    BWBRSA: Operation Fireball was one of our most popular episodes ever! And it's more terrifying than we even knew because after our episode many women from all over the country wrote in and said they experienced the exact same thing! With th...

  • 08 FAB 2021
    MYSTERIOUS DEATH OF: Holly Bartlett
    1h 6m 32s

    On a cold day in March 2010, workers discovered a woman lying unconscious under the MacKay Bridge in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada - barely breathing and clinging to life. It was 31-year-old Holly Bartlett. Police say she walked almost a qua...

  • 01 FAB 2021
    MISSING: Jaliek Rainwalker
    56m 49s

    A child's mysterious disappearance sparks tough questions about his adoptive family and the system that placed him there. If you know anything about the disappearance of Jaliek Rainwalker, please contact the Cambridge-Greenwich police at 51...

  • 27 JAN 2021
    NEW SHOW: Dark Arenas
    37m 17s

    Have you ever thought about whose job it is to track international fugitives, hunt child abductors, conduct espionage, or pull human remains from concealed mass graves? Every day thousands of good and decent people work in these Dark Arenas...

  • 25 JAN 2021
    MURDERED: Harvey and Jeannette Crewe
    1h 6m 42s

    A shockingly brutal crime rocks a rural New Zealand community, but the fallout has bigger consequences than anyone could ever have imagined.  Source materials for this episode cannot be listed here due to character limitations. For a full l...

  • 21 JAN 2021
    UPDATE: Sumter County Does - IDENTIFIED!!!
    8m 5s

    As of 2pm ET on January 21, 2021 The Sumter County Sheriff's office has identified the Sumter County Does as 25-year-old Pamela Buckley of Colorado Springs, CO and 30-year-old James Freund of Lancaster, PA.  To continue to support the DNA...

  • 18 JAN 2021
    CAPTURED: Bay Area Predator
    55m 33s

    When Michaela Garecht was abducted in 1988, no one was prepared for the heartbreaking investigation to drag on for over 30 years. But just when the case seems to be ice-cold forever, police make a stunning announcement.  Source materials fo...

  • 11 JAN 2021
    MISSING: Jeramy Burt
    43m 4s

    Late one night in 2007, Jeramy Burt left his home to meet up with a friend but never made it. His disappearance opened up a mystery made even more complicated by love triangles, secret recordings, an arrest, and a connection to another miss...

  • 04 JAN 2021
    INFAMOUS: Las Cruces Bowling Alley Massacre
    48m 56s

    A normal Saturday morning at the bowling alley takes a shocking and brutal twist that shakes a New Mexico town all the way to its very foundations. If you know anything about the Las Cruces Bowling Alley Massacre, you can report tips to Cr...

  • 21 DEC 2020
    MURDERED: Gina Hall
    50m 13s

    A young college student never comes home after a night of dancing. All the evidence suggests she's been murdered, but if her body is never found, can her killer ever be brought to justice? To get some fun stuff with our new logo check out...

  • 18 DEC 2020
    AUDIO EXTRA: Bizarre Crime History
    34m 48s

    Crime Junkie OFFICIALLY turns 3 today, and we decided to give ourselves and YOU a little birthday gift...we’re still the same pod, but with a NEW LOOK! And to celebrate we are giving you a very different kind of bonus episode! Join us as we...

  • 14 DEC 2020
    STALKED: Dorothy Jane Scott // Cynthia Jane Anderson
    47m 24s

    Even though they're strangers who've never met, two women suffer through similar patterns of fear and intimidation, praying for help that doesn't come until it's too late. Sources cannot be listed here due to character limitations. For a f...

  • 07 DEC 2020
    MURDERED: Girly Chew Hossencofft
    51m 42s

    When a young mother fails to show up at her scheduled shift at the bank, her friends and colleagues are immediately suspicious. The investigation into her disappearance uncovers a truth so twisted, it’s almost impossible to believe -- and s...

  • 04 DEC 2020
    BWBRSA: Operation Fireball
    29m 24s

    We're dropping in your feed on an unusual day of the week to tell you an unusual Crime Junkie story. Thanks to the podcast Something Was Wrong, Ashley stumbled across a story that shook her to her core. She's convinced that a bigger operati...

  • 01 DEC 2020
    NEW SHOW: Red Collar
    2m 35s

    We’re dropping in your feed on a Tuesday to share some exciting news! Audiochuck has teamed up with the talented podcaster and P.I., Catherine Townsend to bring you our newest WEEKLY podcast, Red Collar. Every Tuesday you’ll get a look into...

  • 30 NOV 2020
    INFAMOUS: Manhole Murders
    52m 30s

    The investigation into one man reported missing from South Bend, Indiana, uncovers four dead bodies and many uncomfortable truths, and shines a light into one of the darkest corners of America.  Sources for this episode cannot be listed he...

  • 23 NOV 2020
    MURDERED: Madeleine McCann
    47m 9s

    Madeleine McCann was just three years old in 2007 when she disappeared from her family’s room during a resort vacation in Portugal. The whole world watched with bated breath for the last 13 years while authorities searched, chased leads and...

  • 16 NOV 2020
    MISSING: Leigh Occhi
    56m 1s

    In 1992, a teenage girl disappears from her home during Hurricane Andrew, leaving behind only a few gruesome clues and kicking off a search for answers that hits closer to home than anyone could ever have expected.  Sources for this episod...

  • 09 NOV 2020
    CONSPIRACY: Fort Hood
    42m 38s

    When a 20-year-old soldier goes missing from one of the largest military bases in the country, her tight-knit family is determined to find her and bring her home. But the investigation into her disappearance uncovers more than anyone bargai...

  • 02 NOV 2020
    MURDERED: Tamika Huston
    40m 58s

    When Tamika Huston goes missing and leaves everything behind, her family is sure from the very start that something terrible has happened, because she never would have left without her dog. It will take dedicated police work and vital clues...

  • 26 OCT 2020
    MYSTERIOUS DEATH OF: Michelle O’Connell
    1h 14m 43s

    When a young mom is killed by her boyfriend's service weapon, local law enforcement treat her death as a terrible tragedy and rule it a suicide. But her family believes the truth is much more sinister. Sources for this episode cannot be li...