Ep. 74 - Highway to Hell: Aileen Wuornos

[1] N.a. (n.d.). Aileen Carol Wuornos. Office of the Clark County Prosecuting Attorney.

[2] (n.a.) (n.d.). The Case of Aileen Wuornos. Capital Punishment in Context.

[3] Berry-Dee, C. (2019). Aileen “Lee” Carol Wuornos, In: Female Serial Killers: Up Close and Personal. Ulysses Press. ISBN: 978-1-61243-897-9.

[4] Biography.Com Editors, & Kettler S. (2023, December 09). Aileen Wuornos.

[5] Jenkins, J.P. (2024, April 25). Aileen Wuornos: American Serial Killer. Brittanica.

[6] Shlosberg, A. & Sacks, M. (2024, May 21). Aileen Wuornos (no. 180) [Audio Podcast episode]. Women & Crime.

[7] Real Stories Editors. (2021, December 12). Aileen Wuornos: The Story of a Serial Killer | Real Stories True Crime Documentary [video]. Youtube.

[8] Real Crime Editors. (2023, January 23). Life And Death Of A Serial Killer: Nick Broomfield's Chilling Doc On Aileen Wuornos | Real Crime [Youtube]. Real Crime.

[9]  Hayden, A.V. (2018, March 19).  8 Of The Most Shocking Moments From The Aileen Wuornos Murder Trial. Oxygen True Crime.

Ep. 73 - Drowned in Deception: George Joseph Smith

[1] Cavendish, R. (2015, July). Serial killer Smith convicted: A notorious mass murderer was sentenced to death on July 1st 1915. History Today. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[2] Jacobson, S. (2022, September 26). Crime of the Century: The Brides in the Bath. HeinOnline Blog. (Internet). Retrieved from:

[3] N.a. (n.d.). The Brides in the Bath case: George Joseph Smith. Watford Observer. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[4] Real Crime. “The Bigamist With a Taste For Blood | Murder Maps | Real Crime.” YouTube, 15 July 2021, 

[5] Tremain, D., & Tremain, P. (2021). Death by Drowning. In How to Solve a Murder: true stories from a life in forensic medicine (pp. 129–153). essay, HarperElement. 

[6] Watson, E. R. (1922). Trial of George Joseph Smith. Internet Archive. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

Ep. 72 - Drowned in Deception: George Joseph Smith

[1] Cavendish, R. (2015, July). Serial killer Smith convicted: A notorious mass murderer was sentenced to death on July 1st 1915. History Today. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[2] Jacobson, S. (2022, September 26). Crime of the Century: The Brides in the Bath. HeinOnline Blog. (Internet). Retrieved from:

[3] N.a. (n.d.). The Brides in the Bath case: George Joseph Smith. Watford Observer. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[4] Real Crime. “The Bigamist With a Taste For Blood | Murder Maps | Real Crime.” YouTube, 15 July 2021, 

[5] Tremain, D., & Tremain, P. (2021). Death by Drowning. In How to Solve a Murder: true stories from a life in forensic medicine (pp. 129–153). essay, HarperElement. 

[6] Watson, E. R. (1922). Trial of George Joseph Smith. Internet Archive. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

Ep. 71 - Prescription for Evil: The Harold Shipman Case

[1] Jenkins, John Philip. "Harold Shipman". Encyclopedia Britannica, 26 Apr. 2024, Accessed 7 May 2024.

[2] Jackson, T., & Smith, R. (2004, January 24). Harold Shipman. BMJ : British Medical Journal. 

Ep. 70 - Legs & Regs: The World of Wildlife Forensics

[1] 2,114 seizures of endangered animals and timber in major international law enforcement operation. INTERPOL. (n.d.-a). 

[2] Appendices | cites. CITES. (n.d.). 

[3] Breen, K. (2023, December 12). Hundreds of eggs, 53 primates, 660 pounds of ivory among items seized in global wildlife trafficking operation. CBS News. 

[4] CITES. Species Survival Network. (2019, March 26).,Asian%20tropical%20lady’s%20slipper%20orchid

[5] Devlin, H. (2024, March 3). Forensic spray using jellyfish protein could speed up fingerprint detections. The Guardian. (Internet). Retrieved from:  

[6] Environment, U. (n.d.). The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). UNEP.,management%2C%20and%20education%20and%20communication. 

[7] Hauling out: International trade and management of walrus - wildlife trade report from traffic. TRAFFIC. (n.d.). 

[8] Illegal wildlife trade has become one of the “world’s largest criminal activities.” INTERPOL. (n.d.-b). 

[9] Introduction. (n.d.-a). 

[10] The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. (n.d.).,animal%2C%20fungi%20and%20plant%20species 

[11] Ruan, N., Qiu, Q., Wei, X., Liu, J., Wu, L., Jia, N., ... & James, T. D. (2024). De Novo Green Fluorescent Protein Chromophore-Based Probes for Capturing Latent Fingerprints Using a Portable System. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 146(3), 2072-2079.

[12] Smithsonian Institution. (2023, October 4). A look inside wildlife crime scene investigators. 

[13] Wildlife crime: Terms and definitions. IFAW. (n.d.). 

[14] Wildlife forensic science. (n.d.-b). 

Ep. 69 - Dumb Criminals

[1] Allan, L. (2021, September 23). The stupidest, most unbelievable alibis killers have ever tried to pull off. Ranker. 

[2] Bella, T. (2023, September 11). He allegedly killed a man. Then he made a song about it, police say. The Washington Post. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[3] Chasmar, J. (2013, July 28). Man armed with baseball bat tried to rob gun store. Washington Times. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[4] Collman, A. (2013, July 28). Not so fast! Man attempts to rob a gun store with baseball bat - gets arrested instead when manager pulls out loaded weapon. Daily Mail. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[5] CNN Staff. (2013, July 26). Man armed with bat and knife attempts to rob a gun store - he fails. CNN. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[6] Havervold, K. (n.d.). 10 of The Stupidest Criminals of All Time. howstuffworks. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[7] Henderson, J. & Nichols, T. (2023, September 8). Rapper arrested on a murder charge after allegedly writing a song and making a music video about the crime. CNN. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[8] Hough, A. (2009, October 30). 'Dumb' American criminals attempted robbery with 'permanent market pen disguises'. The Telegraph. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[9] Kalmbacher, C. (3034, October 4). ‘His flame burned differently’: Brothers take pleas in stabbing death of aspiring lawyer who wanted to help people in need. Law&Crime. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[10] McGlothlen, J. (2009, November 5). Charges dismissed against 2 Iowa men who painted faces with markers. The Gazette. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[11] n.a. (2021, June 18). New Jersey Brothers Charged in Richland Township Homicide. Bucks County District Attorney’s Office. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[12] n.a. (2023, November 13). New Jersey Man Sentenced To 25-55 Years in State Prison For 2021 Richland Township Killing. Bucks County District Attorney’s Office. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[13] Oliveira, A. (2023, September 8). Las Vegas rapper arrested after he allegedly 'confessed' to murder in music video. New York Post. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[14] O’Neill, J. (2021, June 18). NJ teens caught dumping murder victim in Pa. woods after leaving hazard lights on. New York Post. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[15] Simon, M. (2009, October 30). They make thier mark in mug shot history. CNN. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[16] The Biggest Finn4800. "The Biggest Finn4800 - Fadee Free ( Dir. Dre Paiid Visualz )". YouTube, July 19, 2023, 

Ep. 68 - Jerry Brudos & Fetishistic Disorders

[1] Collins, P. (2019, September 24). Understanding paraphilic disorders & the impact on criminality: Part One. Blue Line.  

[2] Crosby, J. (2017, June 28). Fetishistic disorder: Exploring fetishes, paraphilic disorders, and stigma-free treatment options. Thriveworks.  

[3] Fisher, K. (2023, March 6). Paraphilia. StatPearls [Internet].,of%20paraphilia%20and%20paraphilic%20disorders.  

[4] Garza, A. (2022, May 23). 9 serial killers with frightening and grotesque fetishes. Ranker.  

[5] Hernandez, A. (2024, March 11). Name change from pedophilia to minor attracted person. LinkedIn.  

[6] McManus, M., Hargreaves, P., Rainbow, L., & Alison, L. (2013, September 2). Paraphilias: Definition, diagnosis and treatment. F1000prime reports.,urophilia%3B%20infantilism%3B%20telephone%20scatologia.  

[7] N/A. (2020). Jerome Brudos - victims, Family & Facts. Biography.  

[8] N/A. (n.d.). Jerry Brudos. Criminal Minds Wiki. 

[9] Sussex Publishers. (n.d.). Fetishistic disorder. Psychology Today.  

[10] Wikimedia Foundation. (2024, March 12). Jerry Brudos. Wikipedia.  

Ep. 67 - Silent Shadows: The Legacy of Contract Killers

[1] Bauer, P. (2024, March 1). Richard Kuklinski. Encyclopedia Britannica.

[2] Britannica, T. Editors of Encyclopaedia (2024, March 14). John Wilkes Booth. Encyclopedia Britannica.

[3] de Korte, L.R., Kleemans, E.R. Contract killings: a crime script analysis. Trends Organ Crim 25, 130–143 (2022).

[4] Gammon, K. (2024, March 15). How Does Blood Spatter in Space? Nautilus. (Web). Retrieved from:  

[5] Kowalske, Z., Pantalos, G., Oleiwi, A., & Williams, G. (2024, February 9). Bloodstain pattern dynamics in microgravity: Observations of a plot study in the next frontier of forensic science. Forensic Science International: Reports. Volume 9. DOI:  

[6] Mckinley, J. (2024, January 14). Hit men are easy to find in the movies. real life is another story. The New York Times.,Godfather%E2%80%9D%20and%20%E2%80%9CGoodfellas.%E2%80%9D  

[7] Richard Kuklinski - Alcatraz east pigeon forge. Alcatraz East. (2023, November 10).  

[8] Sutton, J. (2023, February 27). The contract killer. Criminal Behaviours.  

[9] van Gestel, B. (2023). Contract killings by organised crime groups: The spread of deadly violence. In Organized Crime in the 21st Century: Motivations, Opportunities, and Constraints (pp. 137-151). Cham: Springer International Publishing.

[10] Yaneva, M., Ioannou, M., Hammond, L., & Synnott, J. (2018). Differentiating contract killers: A narrative‐based approach. The Howard Journal of Crime and Justice, 57(1), 107-123.

Ep. 66 - Deception Unraveled: The Gypsy Rose Blanchard Story

[1] Carr, E. L. (Director). (2017). Mommy Dead and Dearest. [Film]. HBO Documentary Films.

[2] Gibson, Kelsie. (2024, January 8). The Biggest Revelations from The Prison Confessions of Gypsy Rose Blanchard. People. Internet. Retrieved from: 

[3] Keegan, Harrison (2017, May 10). Everything you need to know about Dee Dee and Gypsy Rose Blanchard. Springfield News-Leader. Internet. Retrieved from: 

[4] Matthias, J., & Matthias, L. (Hosts). (2024, January 9). GYPSY ROSE EXPOSED - With Dr John Matthias, Forensic Psychologist. [Audio podcast episode]. In Hidden: A True Crime Podcast. 

[5] Mossburg, C., & Kaur, H. (2023, December 28). Gypsy Rose Blanchard, who pleaded guilty to helping kill her abusive mother, is released from prison. CNN. Internet. Retrieved from:

[6] N.a. (2023, December 29). Gypsy Rose Blanchard had her mother killed. Now free, what’s her story? Aljazeera. [Internet]. Retrieved from:

[7] Roppolo, Michael. (2023, December 23). Gypsy Rose Blanchard released from prison after serving 7 years for mother’s murder. Here’s what to know about her case. CBS News. Internet. Retrieved from:

[8] Smith, J., Diaz, J., & Valiente, A. (2018, January 4). How a young woman forced to use a wheel chair, treated for several illnesses ended up in prison for her mother’s murder. ABCNews. Internet. Retrieved from: 

Ep. 65 - Parts 1 & 2: Atlanta Child Murders & Behavioural Analysis

[1] A&E Television Networks. (2009). Atlanta child murderer is traced using rare nylon fiber. 

[2] Bonn, S. A. (2017, December 4). Criminal profiling: The original mind hunter. Psychology Today.,Jack%20the%20Ripper’s%20personality%2C%20behavioral 

[3] Cherry, K. (2024, February 4). How is behavioral analysis used as a treatment?. Verywell Mind.,workplaces%2C%20and%20public%20health%20interventions.&text=All%20behaviors%20serve%20a%20purpose,be%20maladaptive%20for%20a%20person. 

[4] Douglas, J. E., & Burgess, M. (n.d.). Criminal Profiling - A Viable Investigative Tool Against Violent Crime | Office of Justice Programs. NCJRS Virtual Library.,evaluation%20of%20preliminary%20police%20reports. 

[5] Douglas, J., & Olshaker, M. (1995). Atlanta. In Mindhunter (pp. 211–239). Chapter, Gallery Books. 

[6] Epstein, G. (1987, August 30). Atlanta Child Murders: Wayne Williams “very like” FBI profile. ajc. 

[7] FBI. (n.d.). Behavioral Analysis. FBI: Law Enforcement Resources [Internet]. [Retrieved 05 February 2024]. 

[8] Ishak, N. (2024, January 19). An alleged serial killer was convicted of the Atlanta child murders - but the truth may be even worse. All That’s Interesting. 

[9] Lambert, L. (n.d.). George Metesky. Encyclopædia Britannica. 

[10] Magazine, S. (2017, April 1). Unmasking the mad bomber. 

Ep. 63 - Burning Secrets: Anthony Kirkland & the Trail of Scorched Remains

[1] Banks, A. (2019, July 29). Anthony Kirkland: A serial killer in Ohio. Criminally Intrigued. Internet Source. Retrieved from: 

[2] Blanco, J. I. (n.d.). Anthony Kirkland: Murderpedia, the Encyclopedia of Murderers. Anthony Kirkland | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers. Internet source. Retrieved from: 

[3] Byers, S. (2002). Postmortem Changes to Bone. In K. Hanson & J. Jacobson (Eds.), Introduction to Forensic Anthropology (pp. 352 - 373). Allyn & Bacon.

[4] Correia, P. M. (1997). Fire modification of bone: a review of the literature. Forensic taphonomy: The postmortem fate of human remains, 275 - 293.

[5] Gallo, G., Fyhrie, M., Paine, C., Ushakov, S. V., Izuho, M., Gunchinsuren, B., ... & Navrotsky, A. (2021). Characterization of structural changes in modern and archaeological burnt bone: Implications for differential preservation bias. PloS one, 16(7), e0254529

[6] Keough, N., L’Abbé, E. N., Steyn, M., & Pretorius, S. (2015). Assessment of skeletal changes after post-mortem exposure to fire as an indicator of decomposition stage. Forensic Science International, 246, 17-24.

[7] Love, J. C., & Wiersema, J. M. (September 1, 2016). Skeletal Trauma: An Anthropological Review. Acad Forensic Pathol, 6(3), 463 – 477.

[8] Pope, E. J., & Smith, O. C. (2004). Identification of traumatic injury in burned cranial bone: an experimental approach. Journal of Forensic Science, 49(3), JFS2003286-10.

[9] Rosewood, J., & Lo, R. (2017). Anthony Kirkland. In The Big Book of Serial Killers (pp. 195–197). essay, LAK Publishing.

[10] Stiner, M. C., Kuhn, S. L., Weiner, S., & Bar-Yosef, O. (1995). Differential Burling, Recrystallization, and Fragmentation of Archaeological Bone. Journal of Archaeological Science, 22, 223 - 237

[11] Thompson, T., & Gowland, R. (n.d.) What Happens to Human Bodies When They Are Burned? Durham University Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology. Retrieved from:,also%20causes%20significant%20colour%20change.

[12] Trevas, D. (2020, August 18). Court Affirms Death Resentencing in Teen Murders. Court News Ohio. Internet source. Retrieved from: 

[13] Tutor, P. M., Márquez-Grant, N., Rojas, C., V., Garcìa, A., M., Guzmán, I., P., & Sánchez, M., B. (2021). Through fire and flames: post-burning survival and detection of dismemberment-related tool  marks in cremated cadavers. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 135, 801-815.

[14] Wescott, D. J. (2019). Postmortem change in bone biomechanical properties: Loss of plasticity. Forensic Science International, 300, 164 - 169

Ep. 62 - Web of Deceit: Unraveling the Black Widow's Embrace

[1] Blum, D. (2013, January 28). The imperfect myth of the female poisoner. Wired.,the%20risks%20of%20physical%20confrontation. 

[2] CBC/Radio Canada. (2014, December 16). “internet black widow” denied any chance of Parole | CBC News. CBCnews. 

[3] Chow, D. (2022, June 27). Intact woolly mammoth baby uncovered in Northwestern Canada. 

[4] Kassam, A. (2016, March 25). Canada’s Black widow: The rosy-cheeked killer is back on the streets. The Guardian. 

[5] Rose, T. (2019). Black Widows, Sexual Predators, and the Reality of Female Serial Killers (thesis). Retrieved 2024, from 

[6] Taylor, R. (2023). Melissa Ann Shepard: Canada’s internet black widow. The Crime Wire. 

[7] van Sambeck, B. (2023, December 19). Why are certain female killers called Black widows? it all goes back to a popular myth. Oxygen Official Site.,usually%20partners%2C%20for%20financial%20reasons. 

[8] Wikimedia Foundation. (2023, December 26). Nannie Doss. Wikipedia. 

Ep. 60 - The Dating Game Killer: Unmasking the Truth with Forensic Sketch Artists

If you or someone you may know has any information that could help identify those photographed, you can call 307-922-5295 or 714-375-5066.

[1] CBS News. (2010, September 25). The Killing Game. 48 Hours. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[2] CBS/AP. (2016, September 20). Woman’s picture links serial killer to another cold case slaying. CBS News. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[3] Falcon, Gabriel. (2010, March 10). Convicted serial killer won on ‘Dating Game’. CNN. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[4] Handel, Sarah. (2010, March 11). Serial Killer Rodney Alcala’s Photo Trove Found. NPR News. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[5] Kettles, Sara. (2023, October 3). Rodney Alcala. Biography. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[6] Lecture notes from ANTH 3473 taught by Dr. Tanya Peckmann at Saint Mary's University

[7] n.a. (2020, August 31). Forensic art world. Forensic Art World - Forensic Art Service LLC | Welcome to the world of Forensic Art.

[8] n.a. (2022, April 29). Forensic artist job description, education requirements and salary expectations. How to Become a Crime Scene Investigator | CSI Education.,and%20models%20of%20crime%20scenes.

[9] n.a. (2021, July 24). Condemned Inmate Rodney Alcala Dies of Natural Causes. California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[10] Pelisek, Christine. (2010, March 30). Orange County Judge Sentences Serial Killer and Dating Game Winner Rodney Alcala to Death (Updated). LA Weekly. (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[11] Rosewood, J., & Lo, R. (2023). Rodney Alcala. In The Big Book of Serial Killers (pp. 9–11). LAK Publishing.

[12] Rudegeair, Peter. (2012, January 7). “Dating Game” killer sentenced for 1970s murder. (Internet). REUTERS. Retrieved from: https://www.reuters.comarticle/idUSBRE9060S1/ 

Ep. 59 - John Wayne Gacy & Psychopathy

[1] American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Antisocial Personality Disorder. In Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed.).

[2] Anderson, NE, & Kiehl, KA. (2014). Psychopathy: developmental perspectives and their implications for treatment. Restor Neurol Neurosci.;32(1):103-17. doi: 10.3233/RNN-139001.

[3] Berlinger, J. (Producer & Director). (2022). Conversations with a killer: The John Wayne Gacy Tapes [documentary]. Retrieved from

[4] Burton, B., & Saleh, F. M. (2020, October 30). Psychopathy: Insights for General Practice. Psychiatric Times, 37(10).

[5] CDC. (n.d.) Behavior or Conduct Problems in Children. Center for Disease Control.,law%20and%20result%20in%20arrest.

[6] DeAngelis, T. (2022, March 1). A broader view of psychopathy. Monitor on Psychology, 53(2).

[7] Dutton, K. (2012). The Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial Killers can Teach Us About Success. New York, NY: Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

[8] Kiehl, K.A. (n.d.). Research History. Kent A. Kiehl, Pd.D. [Internet].

[9] Kiehl, K. A., & Hoffman, M. B. (2011). The criminal psychopath: History, neuroscience, treatment, and economics. Jurimetrics, 51, 355–397.,to%20most%20forms%20of%20treatment.

[10] Leistedt, S. J., & Linkowski, P. (2014). Psychopathy and the cinema: fact or fiction?. Journal of forensic sciences, 59(1), 167–174. 

[11] PsychopathyIs. (n.d.). Facts & Figures. PsychopathyIs [Internet].

[12] PsychopathyIs. (n.d.). What is psychopathy?. PsychopathyIs [Internet].

[13] Sanz-García, A., Gesteira, C., Sanz, J., & García-Vera, MP. (2021). Prevalence of Psychopathy in the General Adult Population: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Frontiers in Psychology, 12(2021).

Bonus - Witch Trial Miniseries


[1] Castelow, Ellen. (2019, July 31). The Pendle Witches. Historic UK. Internet source. Retrieved from:

[2] Chronicle - Medieval History Documentaries. (2022, April 16). 1612: The Disturbing Witch Trial That Shook Britain | The Pendle Witch Child | Chronicle. [Video]. Youtube.

[3] n.a. (n.d) The Pendle Witches. The History Press: The destination for history. Internet source. Retrieved from:

[4] n.a. (n.d.) Witches. Visit Pendle. Internet source. Retrieved from:

[5] Pott's Discovery of Witches in the County of Lancaster.


[1]Gershon, L. (2022). The Easter Witches of Sweden. JSTOR Daily.

[2] Hogman, H. (2021). Torsåker witch trials of 1674 - 1675 and Clergyman Hornaeus. Swedish History - Hans Högman.

[3] Morbid A True Crime Podcast. (2023, October 16). The Torsåker Witch Trials [video] YouTube. Retrieved October 18, 2023, from 

[4] Tiderman-Österberg, J. (2021). The Swedish witch trials: How to confront Dark Heritage. Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage.


[1] Blumberg, J. (2022, October 24). A brief history of the Salem Witch Trials. Smithsonian Magazine.

[2] Greenleaf, T.C. (n.d.) The Salem Witch Trials. National Geographic Kids.

[3] Lewis, J.J. (2021, March 11). The role of witch’s cake in Salem. ThoughCo.

[4] N.a. (n.d.). The salem village church record book: Facsimile of records kept by Rev. Samuel Parris. Danvers Archival Center at the Peabody Institute Library.,Lawson%20(1684%2D1688)

[5] Pruitt, S. (2023, September 29). Salem Witch Trials: Whowere the main accusers?.

[6] Wallenfeldt, J. (n.d.). Salem Witch Trials. Brittanica.

Real (scanned) documents from the Salem Witch Trials:

Ep. 58 - Jeffrey MacDonald & Crime Scene Reconstruction

[1] Buck, U., Naether, S., Räss, B., Jackowski, C., & Thali, M. J. (2013). Accident or homicide–virtual crime scene reconstruction using 3D methods. Forensic science international, 225(1-3), 75-84.

[2] Chisum, W. J. (2006). Crime reconstruction. In The Forensic Laboratory Handbook: Procedures and Practice (pp. 63-77). Totowa, NJ: Humana Press.

[3] Egan, N.W. (2017, January 23). Who is the real Jeffrey MacDonald? Exclusive interviews with his friends and family. People. 

[4] Gardner, R. M., & Krouskup, D. (2018). Understanding the Nature of Physical Evidence. In Practical crime scene processing and investigation (pp. 19-48). CRC Press. 

[5] Maneli, M. A., & Isafiade, O. E. (2022). 3D forensic crime scene reconstruction involving immersive technology: A systematic literature review. IEEE Access, 10, 88821-88857.

[6] McGinniss, J. (1987). Fatal Vision. Signet Books. ISBN 978-0-451-41794-7. 

[7] N.a. (n.d.). Chronology. Just the facts on Jeffrey MacDonald case.

[8] N.a. (n.d.). The MacDonald Family Murders. USA Today. ( 

[9] Pinsky, M. (1978, December 24). A Cranbury Father's ‘Obsession’ Links Son‐in‐Law to Murder. The New York Times.

[10] Realwomen/realstories. (2023, January 22). The Jeffrey MacDonald Murder Case: Crime Documentary - Did He Do It? [Video]. Youtube. 

[11] Silvergate, H. (2013, May). Reflections on the Jeffrey MacDonald case. The Campion (May 2013): 52. 

[12] United States Attorney’s Office. (2021, September 17). Convicted murderer Jeffrey MacDonald’s appeal dismissed and consecutive life sentences remain intact. US Department of Justice. 

[13] United States of America v. Jeffrey R. MacDonald. No. 15-7136. 

[14] Woolverton, Paul. (2020, February 17). Jeffrey MacDonald case intrigues 50 years later. Star News Online. 

Ep. 57 - Nembhard Twins & Faults in Forensics

[1] ABC News. (2009, March 240. Did These Twins Commit the Perfect Crime? ABC News (Internet). Retrieved from:

[2] ABC News. (2011, July 29). Twin Brothers Complicate Arizona Murder Investigation. ABC News (Internet). Retrieved from:

[3] Lacey, Marc. (2011, August 8). Identical Twins, One Charged in a Fatal Shooting, Create Confusion for the Police. New York Times (Internet). Retrieved from:

[4] Lamm, Jason D. (2011, August 3). Mistaken Identity of Identical Twins in Phoenix Murder Case. Jason D. Lamm Criminal Defense Team (Internet). Retrieved from:

[5] Lecture notes from FRSC 2201 taught by Dr. Brenna Frasier at Saint Mary's University.

[6] Lecture Notes from FRSC 3310 taught by Dr. Michelle Patriquin at Saint Mary's University.

[7] Ma, Kai. (2011, August 26). Seeing Double. Time (Internet). Retrieved form:,28804,2090549_2090540_2090539,00.html

[8] n.a. (2011, July 30). Double vision: Twin Arizona nightclub ‘killer’ may walk as prosecutors try to prove it was him… not near identical brother. DailyMail. (Internet). Retrieved from:

[9]  n.a. (2021, March 12). Identical twins: When police fail to pick real criminal and let both go. The Business Standard (Internet). Retrieved from:

[10] n.a. The Fox(e) twins of Stevenage. A History of Preston in Hertfordshire (Internet). Retrieved from:

[11]Taylor, K. (2020, June 25). The prosecutor’s fallacy. Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine (CEBM), University of Oxford.

[12]Taylor, Oliver. (2018, July 29). 10 Times Identical Twins Tried Getting Away With Crime. Listverse (Internet). Retrieved from: 

[13]Zimmer, Carl. (2019, March 1). One Twin Committed the Crime — but Which One? A New DNA Test Can Finger the Culprit. The New York Times (Internet). Retrieved from: 

Ep. 56 - Machine Gun Kelly & The Prohibition

[1] Editors. (2014). Machine Gun Kelly Biography.

[2] Company, O. V. P. (n.d.). Machine Gun Kelly. Alcatraz History.

[3] Daugherty, G. (2021). How Al Capone spent his time in Alcatraz.

[4] (n.d.). Kelly, Kathryn Thorne (1904-1998?).

[5] FBI. (2016, May 18). George “Machine Gun” Kelly. FBI.

[6] Magazine, S. (2016, September 26). This letter tells what Al Capone was up to in Alcatraz.

Ep. 55 - Yang Xinhai & Forensic Traumatology

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[2] Wyatt, J. P., Payne-James, J., Norfolk, G., & Squires, T. (2015). Chapter 5 - Forensic pathology of physical injury. In Oxford Handbook of Forensic TermsMedicine. essay, Oxford University Press.

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Ep. 54 - Ongoing Cases: Lori Vallow & Jonathan Majors

Part One:

[1] Chappell, B. (2023, April 12). What to know about the Lori Vallow Daybell ‘zombie’ multiple-murder trial. National Public Radio (NPR). [Internet]. Retrieved from:

[2] Fetzer, R. (2022, July 20). Chad Daybell’s family says shallow graves of Tylee Ryan and JJ Vallow were not dug by their dad. CBS News - 48 Hours. [Internet]. Retrieved from:

[3] Gualtieri, A. E. (2023, May 13). “Doomsday mom” Lori Vallow Daybell found guilty of murdering her 2 children. CBS News - 48 Hours. [Internet]. Retrieved from: 

[4] Mannie, K. (2023, April 6). Lori Vallow trial: What to know about the ‘cult mom’ accused of killing her 2 kids. Global News. [Internet]. Retrieved from:

[5] McCarthy, L. (2023, May 12). Lori Vallow Daybell’s Journey From ‘Doomsday Mom’ to Convicted Murderer. The New York Times. [Internet]. Retrieved from:

[6] Teurfs, K., Dunn, L. T., Narvaez, C., Singer, M. (2023, May 18). What did Lori Vallow Daybell do? A full timeline of the “doomsday mom” case up to her guilty verdict. CBS News - 48 Hours. [Internet]. Retrieved from: 

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[1] Bromwich, J. E., & Marcius, C. R. (2023, June 29). N.Y.P.D. has evidence to arrest woman who said Jonathan Majors hit her. The New York Times.

[2] Carras, C. (2023a, March 26). Jonathan majors’ attorney claims woman recanted assault allegations after arrest. Los Angeles Times.

[3] Carras, C. (2023b, March 30). Jonathan majors’ attorney releases text messages allegedly sent by woman after arrest. Los Angeles Times.

[4] Hammer, A. (2023, April 22). Jonathan majors claims new video proves he did not assault his girlfriend. Daily Mail Online.

[5] Italiano, L. (2023, June 27). Marvel’s jonathan majors files cross-complaint against his assault accuser. NYPD finds probable cause for arrest, sources say. Insider.

[6] Lamont, T. (2023, February 26). “I knew it would be ok”: Jonathan majors on his remarkable rise from troubled teen to Hollywood A-lister. The Guardian.,to%20Texas%2C%20his%20parents%20separated.

[7] Press, T. A. (2023, March 27). Jonathan majors arrested on assault charge in New York. AP News.

[8]  Rubin, R. (2023, March 30). Jonathan majors’ lawyer releases text messages he claims show woman taking blame for fight. Variety.

[9] Sgueglia, K. (2023, March 30). Jonathan majors’ attorney provides purported texts from woman in alleged assault. CNN.

Ep. 53 - Oklahoma City Bombing & Domestic Terrorism

[1] Blanco, J. I. (n.d.). Timothy McVeigh: Murderpedia, the Encyclopedia of Murderers. Timothy McVeigh | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers. 

[2] CSIS. The First U.S. National Strategy for Countering Domestic Terrorism. CSIS [Internet].,strategy%20is%20built%20around%20four%20pillars%20of%20action

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[4] FBI. (2020, November). Domestic Terrorism: Definitions, Terminology, and Methodology. FBI [Internet]. 

[5] FBI. (2016a, May 18). Oklahoma City bombing. FBI. 

[6] FBI (n.d.).Terrorism. FBI.

[7] FBI. (2016b, May 18). World trade center bombing 1993. FBI. 

[8] Government of Canada. (n.d.) Memorializing the Victims of Terrorism. Government of Canada [Internet].

[9] Jones, S.G., Doxsee, C., & Harrington, N. (2020, July 30). The Tactics and Targets of Domestic Terrorists. CSIS [Internet]. .

[10] Lambert, L. (2016). Terry Nichols. Encyclopædia Britannica. 

[11] Linder, D. O. (n.d.). The Oklahoma Bombing Conspirators. Profiles of the three Oklahoma City Bombing Conspirators: Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier. 

[12] Pascus, B. (2019, August 10). What is "domestic terrorism" and what can the law do about it?. CBS News [Internet].

[13] Jones, S. (2022, February 17). The Evolution of Domestic Terrorism. CSIS.

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Ep. 52 - Edward Snowden & Espionage

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Ep. 51 - The Mystery of the Isdal Woman

[1] Dimuro, G. (2022). Spy, Murder Victim, Or Something Else? Inside The Decades-Long Mystery of the Isdal Woman. ATI. [Internet]. Retrieved from:

[2] Ferrarin, E. (2022, February 01). The Isdal Woman Cold Case: Mystery Over Her Identity Endures Over 50 Years. A&E True Crime Blog: Stories & News [Internet].

[3] Higraff, M. & McCarthy, N. (Hosts). 2018-2021. Death in Ice Valley [Audio podcast]. BBC World Service & NRK.  

[4] Higraff, M. & McCarthy, N. (2019, June 25). Death in Ice Valley: New clues in Isdal Woman mystery. BBC News [Internet].

[5] n.a. (n.d.). Isdal Woman. 

[6] N.a. (2022, May 06). Who Was The Isdal Woman and What Do We Know About Her Death?. Discovery Mysteries [Internet].

[7] Taylor, R. (2022, August 11). Who Is the Isdal Woman? The Crime Wire [Internet].

Ep. 50 - Victoria Climbié & Forensic Parasitology

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[1] N.a. (n.d.). About Parasites. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). [Retrieved 27 April 2023]. 

[2] Castro, G.A. & Olson, L.J. (1996). Medical Microbiology. 4th edition. Galveston (TX): University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Introduction to Parasitology. [Retrieved 27 April 2023]. 

[3] Cox, F.E.G. (2004). History of human parasitic diseases. Infectious Disease Clinics of North America, 18(2): 171-188.  [Retrieved 27 April 2023]. 

[4] Fallis, A.M. (2015, March 04). Parasitology. The Canadian Encyclopedia. [Retrieved 27 April 2023]. 

[5] Government of UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (2005, March). Wildlife Crime: A guide to the use of forensic and specialist techniques in the investigation of wildlife crime. Government of UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.*120bf5q*_ga*MTA2MzM4NjYxMC4xNjgyODYyMzcw*_ga_07NEEFKJ2N*MTY4Mjg2MjM2OS4xLjEuMTY4Mjg2MzM2OS4wLjAuMA. [Retrieved 27 April 2023]. 

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[7] Mason, M. (n.d.). Guide to Parasitology. [Retrieved 27 April 2023]. 

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Ep. 49 - The Srebrenica Massacre & Forensic Botany

[1] Alotaibi, S. S., Sayed, S. M., Alosaimi, M., Alharthi, R., Banjar, A., Abdulqader, N., & Alhamed, R. (2020). Pollen molecular biology: Applications in the forensic palynology and future prospects: A review. Saudi journal of biological sciences, 27(5), 1185-1190.

[2] Ezegbogu, M. O. (2021). Identifying the scene of a crime through pollen analysis. Science & Justice, 61(3), 205-213.

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[4] Kasprzyk, I. (2023). Forensic botany: who?, how?, where?, when?. Science & Justice.

[5] Mildenhall, D. C., Wiltshire, P. E., & Bryant, V. M. (2006). Forensic palynology: why do it and how it works. Forensic science international, 163(3), 163–172.

[6] Smith, R. J. (2022). Srebrenica massacre. Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved April 11, 2023, from

[7] Summers, V. (2019, July 30). What is forensic botany? Sciencing. Retrieved from

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Ep. 48 - The Craigslist Killer & Digital Forensics

[1] Editors. (April 2, 2014). Philip Markoff Biography. A&E; Television Networks. Retrieved from:

[2] Delp, E., Memon, N., & Wu, M. (2009). Digital forensics. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, 26(2), 14-15. 

[3] Fraga, Kaleena. (October 23, 2021). Doctor, Gambler, Murderer: The Harrowing Story of Craigslist Killer Philip Markoff. All That’s Interesting. Retrieved from:

[4] Garfinkel, S. L. (2010). Digital Forensics Research: The next 10 years. Digital Investigation, 7, S64–S73. 

[5] Interpol. (n.d.). Digital Forensics. INTERPOL. Retrieved March 9, 2023, from

[6] Janos, A. (July 2021). Richard Beasley, Philip Markoff and Others: The Many Faces of the Craigslist Killer. A&E. Retrieved from:

[7] Kaur, R., & Kaur, A. (2012). Digital forensics. International Journal of Computer Applications, 50(5), 5-9.

[8] Pollitt, M. (2010). A History of Digital Forensics. In: Chow, KP., Shenoi, S. (eds) Advances in Digital Forensics VI. DigitalForensics 2010. IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, vol 337. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

[9] Robert J. Currie & Steve Coughlan, “Electronic Evidence in Canada” in Stephen Mason, ed, Electronic Evidence, 3rd ed (Toronto: LexisNexis, 2012).

[10] Ryan, D. J., & Shpantzer, G. (2002, September). Legal aspects of digital forensics. In Proceedings: Forensics Workshop.

[11] Sweet, L. J. (2009, Jun 22). Craigslist slaying suspect Philip Markoff pleads not guilty. McClatchy - Tribune Business News

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Ep. 47 - Casey Anthony & Odour Analysis

[1] n.a. (n.d.). Central Falls Police K-9 Unit. Central Falls Police Department [Internet]. [retrieved 19 February 2023].

[2] n.a. (n.d.). The (not so simple) Science of Smell: Why Certain Scents Smell Clean. Nyco [Internet].,known%20as%20the%20olfactory%20bulb [retrieved 19 February 2023].

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[4] Boroff, D. (2018, April 09). Casey Anthony Triumphs again as judge rules against Zenaida Gonzalez in defamation suit. Retrieved February 28, 2023, from

[5] De Lange, C. (2011, May 17). Casey Anthony trial: Is the 'smell of death' evidence?. News Scientist [Internet]. [Retrieved 19 February 2023]. 

[6] Escherich, K. (2008). TIMELINE: Caylee Anthony Case Captivates Country. Retrieved February 28, 2023, from

[7] Esch, B. (Host).  (2020). Casey: Becoming the Most Hated. (episodes 1-4). [Audio podcast episode]. F01 Media. 

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[9] Girlboss videos. (2022, Nov. 29). What really happened" | Casey Anthony Peacock Documentary: Where The Truth Lies (2022). [Video]. Youtube. 

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[11] Kubota, S. (2022). Casey Anthony makes Bombshell claims about daughter's death in 1st ever on-camera interview. Retrieved February 28, 2023, from

[12] Lance, N. (2008, October 28). Decomposition evidence in Casey Anthony's trunk, lab says. CNN [Internet]. [Retrieved 19 February 2023]. 

[13] LAVIETES, B., & McDONALD, J. (2011). Casey Anthony CSI: Outline of Heart Decal On Duct Tape. Retrieved February 28, 2023, from

[14] Liston, B. (2011, June 04). Hair in Casey Anthony's trunk may be Caylee's: Expert. Retrieved February 28, 2023, from

[15] Lohr, D. (2017, December 07). George Anthony's suicide note. Retrieved February 28, 2023, from

[16] Müller, P., Salminen, K., Kontunen, A., Karjalainen, M., Isokoski, P., Rantala, J., . . . Surakka, V. (2019). Online scent classification by ion-mobility spectrometry sequences. Frontiers in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, 5. doi:10.3389/fams.2019.00039. [Retrieved 19 February 2023].

[17] Rawlings, N. (2011, June 16). Casey Anthony CSI: A Triumph of High-Tech Forensics?. Time [Internet].,8599,2077937-2,00.html

[18] Staff, C. (2012, January 12). Casey Anthony claimed she got pregnant while passed out, says psychiatrist. Retrieved February 28, 2023, from

[19] Verheggen, F., Perrault, K. A., Megido, R. C., Dubois, L. M., Francis, F., Haubruge, E., . . . Stefanuto, P. (2017). The odor of death: An overview of current knowledge on characterization and applications. BioScience, 67(7), 600-613. doi:10.1093/biosci/bix046 [Retrieved 19 February 2023].

Ep. 46 - The Dancing Plague of 1518 & Psychogenic Disorders

[1] Andrews, E. (2015, August 21). What was the dancing plague of 1518? History.ccom [Internet]. [Retrieved 06 February 2022].

[2] APA Dictionary definition of "psychogenic disorder".

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[4] Boss, L. P. (1997). Epidemic hysteria: a review of the published literature. Epidemiologic Reviews, 19(2), 233-243 [Retrieved 06 February 2022]. 

[5] Donaldson, L J, J Cavanagh, and J Rankin. The Dancing Plague: a Public Health Conundrum. Public health (London) 111.4 (1997): 201–204. Web. [Retrieved 06 February 2022].

[6] Functional (psychogenic) movement disorders. Baylor College of Medicine. (n.d.). Retrieved February 7, 2023, from,stress%20or%20some%20psychological%20condition

[7] Jones, T. (2000). Mass Psychogenic Illness: Role of the Individual Physician. Am Fam Physician, 62(12): 2649 - 2653. 

[8] Jones, T. (2000). What Is Psychogenic Ilness? Am Fam Physician, 62(12): 2655-2656.

[9] ed. Kuroski, J. (2022, June 11) Inside The Dancing Plague Of 1518, History’s Strangest Epidemic. All That’s Interesting [Internet]. [Retrieved 06 February 2022].

[10] Pennant-Rae, N. (2018, July 10) The Dancing Plague of 1518. The Public Domain  Review [Internet]. [Retrieved 06 February 2022].

[11] Stone, J., & Edwards, M. J. (2011). How “psychogenic” are psychogenic movement disorders?. Movement disorders, 26(10), 1787-1788.

[12] Waller, J.  (2009, February 21). A forgotten plague: making sense of dancing mania. The Lancet, 373(9664): 6224-625. [Retrieved 06 February 2022].

Ep. 45 - Impactful Psychological Experiments

[1] Asch, S. E. (1951). Effects of group pressure upon the modification and distortion of judgments. In H. Guetzkow (Ed.), Groups, leadership and men; research in human relations (pp. 177–190). Carnegie Press..

[2] Behnke, S. (2009, April 1). Ethics rounds: Reading the Ethics Code more deeply. Monitor on Psychology, 40(4).

[3] De Vos, J. (2009) ‘Now That You Know, How Do You Feel? The Milgram Experiment

and Psychologization’. Annual Review of Critical Psychology, 7, pp. 223-24.

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[6] Lof Der Zotheid Psychologenpraktijk. (2019, April 25). The Milgram Experiment 1962 Full Documentary [Video]. YouTube.

[7] Zimbardo, P. (1999). The story: An overview of the experiment. Stanford Prison Experiment. Retrieved January 5, 2023, from 

Ep. 44 - Luka Magnotta & Killing for Fame

[1] 5 characteristics of a narcissist. Best Counseling Degrees. (2022, November 30). Retrieved December 27, 2022, from 

[2] Azam, J.-P., & Ferrero, M. (2016, December 1). Killing for the sake of infamy: The HEROSTRATOS syndrome and what to do about it. De Gruyter. Retrieved December 27, 2022, from 

[3] Blanco, J. I. (n.d.). Luka Magnotta: Murderpedia, the Encyclopedia of Murderers. Luka Magnotta | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers. Retrieved December 27, 2022, from 

[4] Brusie, C. (2017, June 27). Delusions of grandeur: How to spot them. Healthline. Retrieved December 27, 2022, from,real%20and%20what%20is%20not 

[5] Bushman, Brad. (2017). Narcissism, Fame Seeking, and Mass Shootings. American Behavioral Scientist. 62. 000276421773966. 10.1177/0002764217739660

[6] Chapman, S. (2019, May 14). Deprive mass murderers of the fame they seek. Chicago Tribune. Retrieved December 27, 2022, from 

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[8] Hanson, H. (2022, September 6). Canadian killer Luka Magnotta's life behind bars is unusual & he even married another inmate. Narcity. Retrieved December 27, 2022, from 

[9] Healy, M. (2015, October 3). For mass shooters, achieving fame -- or infamy -- is a frequent driver. Los Angeles Times. Retrieved December 27, 2022, from 

[10] N/A (2020, December 13). Mass murderers and media coverage: The fame-seeking killers. The Andersonian. Retrieved December 27, 2022, from 

[11] Zarembo, A. (2016, June 18). Are the media complicit in mass shootings? Los Angeles Times. Retrieved December 27, 2022, from 

Ep. 43 - Samuel Little & Victimology, MO's, and Signatures

[1] FBI. (2019, October 06). FBI Seeking Assistance Connecting Victims to Samuel Little’s Confessions. FBI. 

[2] Abdollah, T. (2013, April 07). More cases connected to L.A. serial killer suspect. Star Advertiser.

[3] Beeman, A. (2021, April 15). Here's what we know about serial killer Samuel Little's childhood. Grunge.

[4] Beeman, A. (2022, September 21). Mary Brosley Was Samuel Little’s First Murder Victim. Heavy.

[5] Brogle, C. (2020, April 12). What Murder Did Serial Killer Sam Little Go To Trial For, Years Before Finally Facing Justice?. Oxygen True Crime.

[6]Diaz, J. (2020). Samuel Little, The Nation’s Most Prolific Serial Killer, Dies At 80. National Public Radio. Retrieved from:

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[8] Douglas, J. E., & Olshaker, M. (1998). The Most Dangerous Game. In Mindhunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit. (pp. 254-276). Simon and Schuster. 

[9] Fattah, E. (2000). Victimology: Past, present and future. Criminologie, 33(1), 17-46.

[10] Hazelwood, R. R., & Warren, J. I. (2003). Linkage analysis: Modus operandi, ritual, and signature in serial sexual crime. Aggression and Violent Behaviour, 8(6), 587 - 598. 

[11] Karapetyan, M. V. (2020). The Causality of Serial Killers' Crime in Early Childhood [Conference presentation]. 10th International Conference on Humanities, Psychology & Social Sciences, Berlin, Germany.

[12] Morton, R. J., Tillman, J. M., & Gaines, S. J. (2014). Serial murder: Pathways for investigations. Federal Bureau of Investigation, US Department of Justice.

[13] N.a. (2019, december 05). Samuel Little. Biography. 

[14] Smith, B.H. (2020, March 25). Who Is The Most Prolific Serial Killer In History? Everything We Know About Samuel Little. Oxygen True Crime.

[15] Texas Department of Public Safety (2021, December 01). New Details Released in Unsolved Samuel Little Murders. Texas Department of Public Safety.,10%20years%20and%2040%20miles

[16] The Associated Press (2020, December 30). Samuel Little, the man called most prolific serial killer in U.S. history, dies at 80. The Los Angeles Times. 

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Ep. 42 - Cults III: Anthill Kids & Types of Cults

[1] A&;E Television Networks. (2009, November 13). A cult leader kills one of his followers. Retrieved from

[2] Anton. (2021, November 1). Categories of cults. Apologetics Index. Retrieved November 19, 2022, from

[3] Beeby, D. (2008, March 10). Cult Killer's Prison Art for sale on U.S. website. Retrieved from

[4] Best, Jonica V. Carlton, "Cults: A Psychological Perspective" (2018). Theses and Dissertations. 361.

[5] Blakeley, S. (n.d.).What is a cult?. Retrieved November 19, 2022, from

[6] CBC/Radio Canada. (2011, February 28). Inmate suspected in Cult Leader's death: RCMP | CBC News. CBCnews. Retrieved from

[7] CBC/Radio Canada. (2011, May 7). Fellow inmate charged in Cult Leader's death | CBC news. CBCnews. Retrieved from

[8] CBC/Radio Canada. (2012, March 5). Cult leader Roch Thériault's killer gets life | CBC news. CBCnews. Retrieved from

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[10] Morehead, J. (n.d.). What is a Cult? What is a cult? Retrieved November 19, 2022, from

[11] Palmer, S. J., Geoffroy, M., & Gareau, P. L. (2021). Chapter 11: Roch Theriault and the Holy Moses Mountain Family (“Ant Hill Kids”). In Mystical geography of quebec: Catholic schisms and New Religious Movements (pp. 247–266). SPRINGER NATURE. 

[12] Roos, R. (2020, May 20). The ant hill kids: Break your legs with a sledgehammer or go to Hell - CVLT Nation. CVLT Nation - The Home of Underground Culture. Retrieved from

[13] Vandonk, T. (Sept 10, 2020). BEHIND THE CRIMES: Murder, mutilation, abuse part of life at Ant Hill Kids commune. Retrieved from

Ep. 41 - Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh Communities & Forensic Epidemiology

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[4] Koehler, S.A., & Freeman, M.D. (2013, October 28). Forensic epidemiology: a method for investigating and quantifying specific causation. Forensic Science Medicine and Pathology, 9(4). DOI 10.1007/s12024-013-9513-8. 

[5] Vianna, F.S.L., Lopez-Camelo, J.S., Leite, J.C.L., Sanseverino, M.T.V., Dutra, M.dG., Castilla, E.E., & Schüler-Faccini, L. (2011, July 06). Epidemiological surveillance of birth defects compatible with thalomide embryopathy in Brazil. PLoS One, 6(7): e21735.  DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0021735. 

Ep. 40 - Cults Pt. 1: Aum Shinrikyo & Biological Warfare

[1] CDC. (2020). Anthrax. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from:

[2] CDC. (2018). Facts About Sarin. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from:

[3] Frischknecht, F. (2003). The history of biological warfare: Human experimentation, modern nightmares and lone madmen in the twentieth century. EMBO reports, 4(S1), S47-S52.

[4] Guillemin, J. (2006). Scientists and the history of biological weapons: A brief historical overview of the development of biological weapons in the twentieth century. EMBO reports, 7(S1), S45-S49.

[5] Hooker, E. (2022). Biological Warfare. eMedicineHealth. Retrieved from:

[6] Kristof, N.D. (1995, March 23). TERROR IN TOKYO: THE OVERVIEW; Japanese Police Find Chemicals And Gas Masks at Sect's Offices. The New York Times.

[7]  Macwilliams, Mary Wheeler (2008). Japanese Visual Culture: Explorations in the World of Manga and Anime. M. E. Sharpe. p. 211. ISBN 978-0-7656-1602-9.

[8] N.A. (1995, October 15). Global Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction:

A Case Study on the Aum Shinrikyo. Senate Government Affairs Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations.

[9] N.A (2018, July 06). Aum Shinrikyo: The Japanese cult behind the Tokyo Sarin attack. BBC News.

[10] N.A. (n.d.). Chouetsu Sekai. Myanimelist.,sarin%20attack%20the%20previous%20year.

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[13] Shwartz, M. (2001). Biological warfare: an emerging threat in the 21st century. Stanford News Service. Retrieved from:

[14] Simons, E. (2006) Faith, Fanaticism, and Fear: Aum Shinrikyo--The Birth and Death of a Terrorist Organization. Forensic Examiner, 15(1): 37-45.

Bonus Episode - Resources & Sources

NWAC (Native Women's Association of Canada) Elder Support Line | Canada-Wide

Available Monday-Friday 9AM-11AM EST & 1PM-3PM EST

Call 888-664-7808

First Nations, Métis & Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line | Canada-Wide

If you’re experiencing emotional distress and want to talk, call the First Nations, Métis & Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line: 1-855-242-3310. Available 24/7, Canada-wide. 

Network for Aboriginal Mental Health Research – Mental Health Programs for Aboriginal People in Canada | Canada-Wide

Shkaabe Makwa | Ontario

For more information about the program, please contact us at

Urban Native Youth Association: Native Youth Health & Wellness Centre | Vancouver, British Columbia

Wabano Centre | Ontario

Native Counselling Services of Alberta | Alberta

Healing in Colour | Canada Wide

The Nunavut Kamatsiaqtut Help Line | Nunavut

Available in Inuktitut and English, 24/7. Call 867-979-3333 or toll-free 1-800-265-3333.

Hope for Wellness Helpline | Nunavut

Available in all Nunavut languages, 24/7. Call toll-free 1-855-242-3310.

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Ep. 39 - Plane Crashes & Forvensic Engineering

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[2] Government of Canada, T. S. B. of C. (2019, June 14). Swissair 111 investigation report - executive summary. Transportation Safety Board of Canada. Retrieved September 8, 2022, from 

[3] Gramlich, J. (2022, February 03). What the data says about gun deaths in the U.S.. Pew Research Center. [Retrieved 08 September 2022]. 

[4] Gregersen, E. (2014, March 24). Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappearance. Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved September 9, 2022, from 

[5] Kennedy, L. (2021, July 12). What happened to TWA Flight 800? Retrieved September 8, 2022, from 

[6] Langewiesche, W. (2019, July 1). What really happened to Malaysia's missing airplane. The Atlantic. Retrieved September 9, 2022, from 

[7] Lewis, R. (2017). TWA Flight 800. Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved September 8, 2022, from 

[8] Maltry, G.W. (2018, April 27). Airplane Crash Analysis. Engineering Design & Testing Corporation. [Retrieved 08 September 2022]. 

[9] n.a. (n.d.). What is Forensic Engineering? Envista Forensics. [Retrieved 08 September 2022]. 

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[11] Ranter, H. (n.d.). Aviation Safety Network > Statistics > worst accidents > 10 worst accidents in North America. Aviation Safety Network > Retrieved September 8, 2022, from 

[12] Swopes, B. (2022, July 17). Boeing 747-131 archives. This Day in Aviation. Retrieved September 8, 2022, from 

[13] Tikkanen, A. (2017). Swissair Flight 111. Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved September 8, 2022, from 

[14] Tyagi, V. (2021, March). Role of Forensic Science in Air Accidents Investigation. Journal on Contemporary Issues of Law, 7(3): 130-143. [Retrieved 08 September 2022].


[16] Plane crash and Fear of Flying Statistics. FlyFright. [Retrieved 08 September 2022]. 

Ep. 38 - Alexander Litvinenko & Radiation Poisoning

[1] n.a. (2006, November 25). Alexander Livtinenko. The Telegraph.

[2] BBC News (2016, 21 January). Alexander Litvinenko: Profile of murdered Russian spy. BBC News.

[3] BBC News. (2016, January 27). Timeline: Alexander Litvinenko death case. BBC News.

[4] Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission. (2012, July). Fact sheet: Polonium-210. Retrieved August 18, 2022, from

[5] Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014, January 7). Radiation studies: CDC - radiation: Polonium-210. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved August 18, 2022, from

[6] Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2021, August 6). Health effects of radiation. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved August 18, 2022, from

[7] Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2022, July 28). Radiation and your health. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved August 18, 2022, from

[8] Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2022, May 17). Radiation studies: CDC - what is radiation? Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved August 18, 2022, from

[9 ] Harding, L. (2016, January 19). Alexander Litvinenko: the man who solved his own murder. The Guardian. Retrieved from

[10] Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. (2020, November 7). Radiation sickness. Mayo Clinic. Retrieved August 18, 2022, from

[11] Miller, C. W., Whitcomb, R. C., Ansari, A., McCurley, C., Nemhauser, J. B., & Jones, R. (2012). SPECIAL REPORT: Murder by Radiation Poisoning: Implications for Public Health. Journal of environmental health, 74(10), 8-13.

[12] Owen, R. The Litvinenko Inquiry.

[13] Sencen, L. (2015, July 21). Radiation sickness. NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders). Retrieved August 18, 2022, from

[14] Staunton, D. (2016, January 21). The life and death of Alexander Litvinenko. The Irish Times.

[15] Simkin, J. (2013, May). Alexander Woollcott. Spartacus Educational. Retrieved from 

[16] US EPA. (2022, June). Radiation Basics. United States Environmental Protection Agency. Retrieved August 18, 2022, from

[17] Weiss, J. F., & Landauer, M. R. (2009). History and development of radiation-protective agents. International journal of radiation biology, 85(7), 539-573.

Ep. 37 - Ray Krone & Forensic Podiatry

[1] Burrow, J. G. (2016). The use of the Podotrack in forensic podiatry for collection and analysis of bare footprints using the Reel method of measurement. Science & Justice, 56(3), 216-222.

[2] Krishan, K., Kanchan, T., & DiMaggio, J. A. (2015). Emergence of forensic podiatry—a novel sub-discipline of forensic sciences. Forensic science international, 255, 16-27.

[3] Mukhra, R., Krishan, K., & Kanchan, T. (2018). Bare footprint metric analysis methods for comparison and identification in forensic examinations: A review of literature. Journal of forensic and legal medicine, 58, 101-112.

[4] n.a. (n.d.). Ray Krone. Innocence Project. Retrieved from:

[5] n.a. (2012). Ray Krone. The National Registry of Exonerations. Retrieved from:

[6] n.a. (n.d.), Ray Krone. Witness to Innocence. Retrieved from:

[7] Nirenberg, M. (2016). Meeting a forensic podiatry admissibility challenge: a Daubert case study. Journal of forensic sciences, 61(3), 833-841

[8] Pal, S. (2017, May 22). From prints to prison: Forensic podiatry and Gait Analysis Gain Ground: Lower Extremity Review Magazine. Lower Extremity Review Magazine | Rehabilitation • Trauma • Diabetes • Biomechanics • Sports Medicine. Retrieved from

[9] Sherrer, H, (2003, March). Twice Wrongly Convicted of Murder- Ray Krone Is Set Free After 10 Years. Justice Denied Magazine, 2(9).

[10] Vernon, W. (2006). The development and practice of forensic podiatry. Journal of clinical forensic medicine, 13(6-8), 284-287.

Ep. 36 - Richard Ramirez & Stalking pt. 2

[1] Carlo, P. (2006). The Night Stalker: The Life and Crimes of Richard Ramirez. Pinnacle Books.

[2] Holmes, R.M. (2001). Criminal stalking: An analysis of the various of the various tyologies of stalkers. In J.A. Davis (Ed.), Stalking crimes and victim protection: prevention, intervention, threat assessment, and case management (pp. 12-29). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

[3] Mullen, P.E. (2000). Erotomania (pathologies of love) and stalking. In F. Flack (Ed), The Hatherleigh guide to psychiatric disorders, part II (pp. 145-163). Long Island City, NY: Hatherleigh Company. 

[4]Mullen P.E., Pathe, M., & Purcell, R. (2001). The management of stalkers. Advances in Psychiatric Treatment, 7(5), 335-342. doi: 10,1192/apt.7.5.335.

[5] Rosewood J, Lo R. The Big Book of Serial Killers. Bolton (ON): LAK Publishing; 2017. 289-292.

[6] Russel, T., Holzman, E., Saidman, A., & Walsh, T. (Producers). (2021). Night Stalker: The Hunt For A Serial Killer. [TV series]. Netflix.

[7] Sheridan, L.P., & Boom, J. (2002). Stalker typologies: Implications for law enforcement. In J. Boon & L. Sheridan (Eds.), Stalking and psychosexual obsession: Psychological perspectives for prevention, policing and treatment (pp. 63-82). Chichester, UK: Wiley.

[8] Watt, M. C. (2014). ”Every Move You Make, Every Step You Take, I’ll Be Watching You”: Stalking. In Explorations in Forensic Psychology: Cases in Criminal and Abnormal Behaviour (pp. 111-141). [VitalSource Bookshelf 10.0.2].  Retrieved from vbk://978017672814.

[9] Zona, M.A., Sharma, K.K., & Lane, J.C. (1993). A comparative study of erotomanic and obsessional subjects in a forensic sample. Journal of Forensic Sciences, 38(4), 894-903. 

[10] Zona, M.A., Palarea, R.E., & Lane J.C. (1998). Psychiatric diagnosis and the offender-victim typology of stalking. In J. R. Meloy (Ed.), The Psychology of stalking: Clinical and forensic perspectives (pp. 69-84). San Diego, CA: Academic Press. 

Ep. 35 - Patricia Allen & Stalking pt. 1

[1] Best, J. (2016, June 6). Stalking. Encyclopedia Britannica.

[2] Criminal Code, R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46.

[3] Dawn Canada. Crisis Hotlines.

[4] Government of Canada (2021, December 08). Stalking is a crime called criminal harassment.

[5] Government of Canada. (2009, April 09). Criminal Harassment: Stalking.

[6] Gregson, C.B. (1998, January). California’s Antistalking Statute: The Pivotal Role of intent. Golden State University Law Review, 28(2): 221-263.

[7] R. v. Mills, [1999] 3 S.C.R. 668. 

[8] Spitzberg, B. H., & Cupach, W. R. (2007). The state of the art of stalking: Taking stock on the emerging literature. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 12, 64–86. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2006.05.001. 

[9] Statistics Canada. (2020). Table 1: Police-reported crime for selected offences, Canada, 2019 and 2020.

[10] The National Association of Women and the Law (NAWL). (1993, June 01). Submission to the Legislative Committee on Bill C-126, An Act to Amend the Criminal Code and the Young Offenders Act.

[11] Watt, M. C. (2014). ”Every Move You Make, Every Step You Take, I’ll Be Watching You”: Stalking. In Explorations in Forensic Psychology: Cases in Criminal and Abnormal Behaviour (pp. 111-141). [VitalSource Bookshelf 10.0.2].  Retrieved from vbk://978017672814.

[12] Way, R.C. (1994). The Criminalization of Stalking: An Exercise in Media Manipulation and Political Opportuuism. McGill Law Journal, 39(379): 379-400.


Ep. 34 - The Red Head Murders & Forensic Taphonomy

[1] Byers S. Introduction to Forensic Anthropology. 1st ed. Boston (MA): Allyn & Bacon; 2002.

[2] CBC Radio. (2019). Canada’s 1st forensics body farm is coming this summer. CBC.

[3] Colburn C. Forensic Taphonomy. Presented at: Winona State University. Winona, MN. 

[4] Dautartas A, Kenyhercz MW, Viodoli GM, et al. Differential decomposition among pigs, rabbit, and human remains. J Forensic Sci. 2018; 63(6): 1673-1683.

[5] Ebersole, R. (2019). Down on the Body Farm: Unlocking the Forensic Secrets of Decaying Corpses. Undark.

[6] Forensic Anthropology Center [Internet]. Knoxville, TN: The University of Tennessee. [03/12/20]. Available from:

[7] Goff ML. Early post-mortem changes and stages of decomposition in exposed cadavers. Exp. Appl. Acarol. 2009; 49(1-2):21-36

[8] Ruiz G. Enter The Disturbing World Of Body Farms. ATI. [Internet]. June 15, 2018 [March 12 2020]. Available from:

[9] Shields, B. (2021). Some of death’s mysteries explored at Canada’s only ‘body farm’. CTV News.

[10] Shirley NR, Wilson RJ, Jantz LM. Cadaver use at the University of Tennessee’s anthropological research facility. Clin Anat. 2011; 24(3): 372-380

[11] Zhou, C., Byard, R.W. Factors and processes causing accelerated decomposition in human cadavers–an overview. J Forensic Leg Med. 2011; 18(1): 6-9.













Ep. 33 - The Romanovs & Forensic Anthropology

[1] ABFA. (2018). Students. Retrieved December 09, 2020, from

[2] Britannica, T. Editors of Encyclopaedia (2021, July 5). Paul Broca. Encyclopedia Britannica.

[3] Britannica, T. Editors of Encyclopaedia (2020, January 3). Romanov dynasty. Encyclopedia Britannica.

[4] Byers, S. N. (2011). Introduction to forensic anthropology. Boston: Pearson/Allyn and Bacon.

[5] Coble, M. D., Loreille, O. M., Wadhams, M. J., Edson, S. M., Maynard, K., Meyer, C. E., ... & Finelli, L. N. (2009). Mystery solved: the identification of the two missing Romanov children using DNA analysis. PloS one, 4(3), e4838.

[6] Constitutional Rights Foundation. (2001). BRIA 13 3 a The Riddle of the Romanovs. United States. [Web Archive] Retrieved from:

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[8] Ferllini R. & Wecht C. (2002).  Silent witness.  East Roseville, N.S.W:  Simon & Schuster

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[9] Editors. September 21, 2017. Romanov Family. HISTORY. A & E Television Networks. Retrieved from:

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[11] Sansom, Ian. August 27, 2011. Great dynasties of the world: The Romanovs. The Guardian. Retrieved from:

[12] The Romanov Royal Martyrs. (2019, November 5). Romanovs: The Missing Bodies | National Geographic. [Video]. YouTube.

[13] Ubelaker D.H. (2018). A history of forensic anthropology. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 165, 915-923. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.23306

[14] Ubelaker D.H. (2006). Introduction to Forensic Anthropology. In: Schmitt A., Cunha E., Pinheiro J. (eds) Forensic Anthropology and Medicine. Humana Press.

Ep. 32 - Al Capone & Forensic Accounting

[1] A&E Television Networks. (2009, November 13). The St. Valentine's Day Massacre. [Internet].  

[2] Britannica, T. Editors of Encyclopaedia (2022, January 21). Al Capone. Encyclopedia Britannica [Internet]. 

[3] Britannica, T. Editors of Encyclopaedia (2022, February 7). Saint Valentine’s Day Massacre. Encyclopedia Britannica [Internet].

[4] Crumbly DL., & Apostolou N. (2018). America’s First (and Most Fearless) High-profile Forensic Accountant [Internet].

[5] Daugherty, G. (2021, October 29). How Al Capone spent his time in Alcatraz. [Internet].

[6] FBI. (2016, May 18). Al Capone. FBI [Internet].

[7] The TASA Group. (n.d.). Forensic Accountants: Why, When, and How to Hire Them [Internet].

[8] Hayes, A. (2020). Forensic Accounting. [Internet]. Editors (2019). Al Capone. [Internet].

[9] Roufa T. (2019). What Does a Forensic Accountant Do?. The Balance Careers [Internet].,fraud%20and%20other%20financial%20crimes

[10] Ministry of Finance of British Columbia. (n.d.). Investigation and Forensic Unit Policy and Procedures Manual.

[11] Tuovilq, A. (2020). Audit. [Internet].

[12] Zysman A. (n.d.). Forensic Accounting Demystified [Internet].

Ep. 31 - Steven Truscott & Forensic Entomology

[1] Anderson, G. (2000). Minimum and maximum development rates of some forensically important Calliphoridae (Diptera). Journal of Forensic Sciences, 45, 824 - 832.

[2] Anderson, G. (2016, June 15). Entomology - A Primer. Canadian Society of Forensic Science. Retrieved from:

[3] Anderson, G. (n.d.). Forensic Entomology: The Use of Insects in Death Investigation. Simon Frasier University. Retrieved from:

[4] Benecke, M. (2001). A brief history of forensic entomology. Forensic Science International, 120(1-2), 2 - 14.

[5] Canadian Press (2007, August 28). Chronology: Key events in the Steven Truscott case. CTV News [internet].

[6] Cheryl Lynne Harper. Find a Grave [internet].

[7] Decomposition: fly life cycle and development times. (2019, January 25). Australian Museum. Retrieved from:

[8] Forensic Entomology. (n.d.). Crime Museum. Retrieved from:

[9] Forsyth, B. (2016, October). Case not closed: The enduring tragedy of the Harper – Truscott murder case. Canadian Military History [internet].

[10] Gregory, S. (2015, October 09). Lynne Harper murder still affects Lawson 56 years later. Seaforth Huron Expositor [internet].

[11] Gemmellaro, D. (2017, June 21). Forensic Entomology: Where Insects Meet the Law. Entomology Today. Retrieved from:

[12] Harland-Logan, S. (n.d.). Steven Truscott. Innocence Canada [internet].

[13] L.W. (n.d.). Bio: Steven Truscott. [internet].

[14] Makin, K. (2018, September 13). Steven Truscott Case. Canadian Encyclopedia [internet].

[15] Ontario Justice Education Network (n.d.). Timeline of Events for the Steven Truscott Case. [internet].

[16] Saferstein, R. (2018). Role of Forensic Entomologist. In Criminalistics: an introduction to forensic science (12th ed., pp. 122 - 123). Pearson Education.

[17] VanLaerhoven, S.L., Merritt, R.W. (2019, Aug). 50 years later, insect evidence overturns Canada’s most notorious case — Regina v. Steven Truscott. Forensic Science International, 301(Special Issue Cold Cases): 326-330.

[18] Yates, D. (2015, January 04). The search for Lynne Harper. Goderich Signal-Star [internet].

[19] (2020). Stephen Truscott -- Timeline. [internet].

Ep. 30 - Ted Kaczynski & Forensic Linguistics

[1] Anderson, J. & Brown, M. December 24, 2021. Unabomber Ted Kaczynski transferred from Supermax prison to a medical facility. Los Angeles Times. Retrieved from:

[2] Agrawal, S. (2021, September 27). The unabomber case: Foundation of Forensic linguistics. The Critegal. Retrieved March 5, 2022, from,leaving%20no%20DNA%20evidence%20whatsoever 

[3] Ariani, M. G., Sajedi, F., & Sajedi, M. (2014). Forensic linguistics: A brief overview of the key elements. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 158, 222-225.

[4] Bailey, Holly. January 28, 2016. The Unabomber takes on the Internet. Yahoo!News. Retrieved from:

[5] Chase, Alston. June 2000. Harvard and the Making of the Unabomber. The Atlantic. Retrieved from:

[6] Correa, Maite. (2013). Forensic Linguistics: An Overview of the Intersection and Interaction of Language and Law. Studies About Languages. 10.5755/j01.sal.0.23.5020.  

[7] Deutsch, Linda. May 4, 1998. Kaczynski Given Four Life Sentences. Associated Press. Retrieved from:

[8] Drake, Phil. April 2, 2021. Unabomber Ted Kaczynski now held in ‘Alcatraz of the Rockies’. Independent Record. Retrieved from:

[9] Fadden L., Disner S.F. (2014) Forensic Linguistics. In: Bruinsma G., Weisburd D. (eds) Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. Springer, New York, NY. 

[10] FBI. April 2, 2021. The Words of a Killer: How the Unabomber’s Writings Helped Lead Investigators to His Door 25 Years Ago. Retrieved from:

[11] FBI. n.d. The Unabomber. Retrieved from:

[12] Editors. August 21, 2018. Unabomber (Ted Kaczynski). History, A&E Publishers. Retrieved from:

[13] Hollien, Harry. (2012). About forensic phonetics. Linguistica. 52. 27. 10.4312/linguistica.52.1.27-53. 

[14] n.a. May 25, 2016. Unabomber Too Ill to Recognize Illness. Treatment Advocacy Center. Retrieved from:

[15] n.a. 2021. TED KACZYNSKI: THE UNABOMBER. Crime Museum. Retrieved from:

[16] Ray, Michael. n.d. Ted Kaczynski American criminal. Britannica. Retrieved from:

[17] Sudjana, E. T. S., & Fitri, N. (2013). Kurt Cobain’s Suicide Note Case: Forensic Linguistic Profiling Analysis. International Journal of Criminology and Sociological Theory, 6(4). Retrieved from  

[19] Svartvik, J. (1968). The Evans Statements. University of Goteburg.

[18] Turchie, T. D. (1996, April 3). Search Warrant Affidavit. United States District Court Montana. 

Ep. 29 - Lindbergh Kidnapping & Document Examination

[1] Britannica, T. Editors of Encyclopaedia (2022, January 31). Charles Lindbergh. Encyclopedia Britannica.

[2] Canadian Centre for Forensic Science. (n.d.). Documents. Canadian Centre for Forensic Science.

[3] FBI. (2016, May 18). Lindbergh kidnapping. FBI. Retrieved February 1, 2022, from

[4] Kidnapping and trial. Minnesota Historical Society. (n.d.). Retrieved February 1, 2022, from

[5] National Forensic Science Technology Center (NFSTC). (n.d.). A Simplified Guide To Forensic Document Examination. National Forensic Science Technology Center (NFSTC).

[6] Norwitch Document Laboratory. (2019, June). Indented Writing. Norwitch Document Laboratory.

[7] Ray, M. (2021, February 22). Lindbergh baby kidnapping. Encyclopedia Britannica.

[8] Scientific Working Group for Forensic Document Examination, SWGDOC (2018, March 12). What Does a Forensic Document Examiner Do?. Scientific Working Group for Forensic Document Examination, SWGDOC.

Ep. 28 - Mark Twitchell & Blood Pattern Analysis

[1] BCA. (n.d.). Bloodstain Pattern Analysis. Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Retrieved from:

[2] Bennett, D. (2011, March 21). Wife of accused killer thought he was with shrink. CTV News.

[3] CBC News. (2011, April 05). Twitchell directed police to remains. CBC News.

[4] CBC News. (2011, March 22). Slain man called friend after garage visit, Twitchell jury told. CBC News.

[5] CBS News Editors. (2012, July 10). Mark Twitchell: A closer look at the evidence. CBS News.

[6] Frasier, B. (2019, November 26). Bloodstain Pattern Analysis. FRSC 2200: Basic Sciences for Forensics. Halifax; Nova Scotia.

[7] Gelinas, B. (2011, April 01). Bio: House of Cards crew. Edmonton Journal.

[8] Gelinas, B. (2011, March 15). Bio - Mark Andrew Twitchell. Edmonton Journal.

[9] Habib, A. (2019, September). Crime Scene Investigations. FRSC 2200: Basic Sciences for Forensics. Halifax; Nova Scotia.

[10] Naves, A.W. (2021, June 19). The Dexter Killer – Mark Twitchell. Medium.

[11] Peschel, O., Kunz, S. N., Rothschild, M. A., & Mützel, E. (2011). Blood stain pattern analysis. Forensic science, medicine, and pathology, 7(3), 257-270.

[12] PhysicsWorld. (2019, October 17). The physics of blood spatter. IOP Publishing. Retrieved from:

[13] Thompson, E. (2018, 22 March). The Dexter Killer – Mark Twitchell. Morbidology.

[14] WIRED. (2020, January 30). Forensics Expert Explains How to Analyze Bloodstain Patterns [Video]. Youtube.

Ep. 27 - Jim Jones & Forensic Toxicology

[1] Brosseau, C. (2020, March). Introduction to Forensic Toxicology. FRSC 2201. Halifax; Nova Scotia. 

[2] Carter, T. (2013, July 25). Murder or Suicide: What I Saw. Alternative Considerations of Jonestown and Peoples Temple. Retrieved from:

[3] Citroner, G. (2018, September 17). Cyanide poisoning: Symptoms, treatment, complications, and more. Healthline. Retrieved December 23, 2021, from

[4] Conroy, O. J. (2018, November 17). An apocalyptic cult, 900 dead: remembering the Jonestown massacre, 40 years on. The Guardian. Retrieved from:

[5] Editors. (2010, October 18). Jonestown. A&E Television Networks. Retrieved from:

[6] Jonestown. FBI. Retrieved from:

[7] N.a. (2008, November 13). Inside the Jonestown massacre. CNN. Retrieved from:

[8] Real Stories. (2018, March 27). The Jonestown Massacre: Paradise Lost (Cult Documentary) [Video]. Youtube.

[9] Saferstein, R. (2018). Criminalistics: An introduction to forensic science (12th ed.). Pearson. 

[10] Shsucj. (2012). Forensic research extends detection of cyanide poisoning. EurekAlert! Retrieved December 23, 2021, from

[11] Stephen N. Vogel, Thomas R. Sultan & Raymond P. Ten Eyck (1981) Cyanide Poisoning, Clinical Toxicology, 18:3, 367-383, DOI: 10.3109/15563658108990043

[12] Valiente, A. & DelaRosa, M. (2018, September 28). 40 years after the Jonestown massacre: Jim Jones' surviving sons on what they think of their father, the Peoples Temple today. abcNEWS. Retrieved from:

Ep. 26 - Feral People & the National Parks Conspiracy

[1] National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)

[2] National Park Service Cold Cases

[3] Missing in the United States Map

[4] asantos16. (2013). Psychology of language flashcards | Quizlet. Quizlet. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from

[5] Brittanica Editors. (2021, September 30). National Park. Brittanica.

[6] Brogaard, B. (2017, July 10). The feral child nicknamed Genie | psychology Today Canada. Psychology Today. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from

[7] Cherry, K. (2021, February 26). The story of "Genie," a child deprived of nearly all human contact. Verywell Mind. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from

[8] Cook, B. (2021, May). Are there feral people in national parks? Behind TikTok's cannibal claims. THe Focus.

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[17] Lakin, M. (2019, June 06). Missing in the Smokies: Dennis Martin's disappearance still haunts park, 52 years later. Knox News.

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Ep. 25 - Wayne Boden & Forensic Odontology

[1] AAFS. (n.d.). Odontology. American Academy of Forensic Sciences. Retrieved from:

[2] Adebowale, T. (2020, April 22). Here's What Happened to Dr. Michael West From the Innocence Files. Pulse. Retrieved from:

[3] CIP. (n.d.). Bite Mark Evidence. California Innocence Project Retrieved from:

[4] Divakar, K. P. (2017). Forensic Odontology: The New Dimension in Dental Analysis. International Journal of Biomedical Science: IJBS, 13(1), 1-5.

[5] Selby, D. (2020, April 26). Why Bite Mark Evidence Should Never Be Used in Criminal Trials. Innocence Project. Retrieved from:

[6] Souviron, R., & Haller, L. (2017, December). Bite mark evidence: bite mark analysis is not the same as bite mark comparison or matching or identification. Journal of Law and the Biosciences, 4(3); 617 - 622.

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Ep. 24 - Anatoly Moskvin & Mummies

[1] BBC News. (2012, March 6). Russian 'grave robber made dolls from girls' corpses'. BBC News. Retrieved from:

[2] Byers, S. (2011). Introduction to Forensic Anthropology (4th ed.). NJ: Pearson Education.

[3] DeLong, W. (2019, February 11). Anatoly Moskvin's Parents Thought He Collected Vintage Dolls - They Were Really Young Mummified Girls. All That's Interesting. Retrieved from:

[4] Egyptian mummies. Smithsonian Institution. (n.d.). Retrieved October 7, 2021, from

[5] Ferllini, R. (2002). Silent Witness. NY: Firefly Books. 

[6] Garlinghouse, T. (2020, July 15). Mummification: The lost art of embalming the dead. LiveScience. Retrieved October 7, 2021, from

[7] Gazeta, R. (2012, January 19). The investigator spoke about high-profile cases. [Interview]. RGRU. Retrieved from:

[8] Investigative Department. (2013, February 27). In the Nizhny Novgorod region, compulsory medical measures will be applied to a man who has committed desecration of the bodies of the deceased and the places of their burial. Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for the Nizhny Novgorod Region. Retrieved from:

[9] Reddy, K., & Lowenstein, E. J. (2011). Forensics in dermatology: part I. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 64(5), 801-808.

[10] Stewart, W. (2020, November 2). Russian graverobber who was locked up for stealing 29 girls' corpses or his 'doll collection' refuses to apologise to their parents as he appeals for release - so he can move in with his new girlfriend. DailyMail. Retrieved from:

[11] Sudakov, D. (2018, October 25). Man accused of making 26 life-size dolls from dead girls' body. Retrieved from:

[12] The case of necropolis Moskvin postponed until June 26. (2015, June 18). Crime Chronical NN. Retrieved from:

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[14] 7NEWS. (2020, November 7). Russian man lived with girls' mummified corpses, turned them into 'dolls'. 7NEWS. Retrieved from:

Ep. 23 - Unsolved Serial Killers

[1] Badal, J. (2016, December 2). Torso murders. Cleveland Police Museum. 

[2] Bennett, E. (29 May 2021). The notorious and eerie unsolved mystery of killer dubbed 'Jack the Stripper'. My London [internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 05 Sep 2021). 

[3] Boyle, C. (n.d.) Long Island Serial Killer: A Deeper Look Into the Gilgo Beach Murders. Retrieved from:

[4] Cheng, P., & Millman, J. (Jan. 16, 2020). Eerie Crime Scene Photo Offers 1st Public Insight Into Possible Gilgo Beach Killer. NBC New York. Retrieved from:

[5] Crime Investigation. (n.d.). Jack the Stripper’ and the Hammersmith Murders. Crime Investigation [internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 05 Sep 2021). 

[6] DeMarco, L. (2018, October 13). Cleveland's infamous Torso Murders: 80 years later, the fascination endures (vintage photos). cleveland.

[7] Fernandez, M., Tim, S. (Apr. 17, 2011). Officer and His Dog Play Key Role in Hunt for Remains. New York Times. Retrieved from:

[8] Green, L. (Sept. 12, 2017). Long Island carpenter convicted of killing two prostitutes eyed in at least one of the unsolved Gilgo Beach murders. New York Daily News. Retrieved from:

[9] Hewitt, L. (n.d.) Jack the Stripper: Hammersmith Nude Murders. Historic Mysteries [internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 05 Sep 2021). 

[10] Killoran, E. (Dec. 15, 2016). Why Hasn’t the Long Island Serial Killer Case Been Solved? Rolling Stone. Retrieved from:

[11] Mead, J. C. (Dec. 14, 2003). 4 Bodies Leave Hamlet On Edge. The New York Times. Retrieved from:

[12] Mead, Julia C. (Feb. 8, 2004). A Manorville Body Is Identified. The New York Times. Retrieved from:


[14] Pelisek, C. (Nov. 7, 2016). Long Island Serial Killer: How Close Are Police to Catching the Suspect — or Suspects? Retrieved from:

[15] Pelisek, C. (Mar. 1, 2021). New discovery+ series tackles decade-old long island serial murders. Retrieved from:

[16] Rashbaum, W. K., Goldstein, J. (Apr. 8, 2011). Prostitutes' killer seen as versed in police techniques. The New York Times. Retrieved from:

[17] Schram, J., Algar, S., & Tacopino, J. (Dec. 12, 2015). Busted ex-police chief blocked FBI probe of Gilgo Beach murders. New York Post. Retrieved from:

[18] Swenson, K. (2021, January 7). Frank Dolezal's name cleared in Torso Murders. Cleveland Scene.

[19] The Killing Season. A&E Network. November 5, 2016. Josh Zeman and Rachel Mills.

[20] The Ministry of History. (28 Jan 2021). The Hammersmith Murders. The Ministry of History [internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 05 Sep 2021). 

[21] The Newsroom. (13 Feb 2019). MURDERED BY A SERIAL KILLER: ‘Free-spirited’ and ‘beautiful’ Blackpool girl Helene was victim of evil Jack the Stripper. The Gazette [internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 06 Sep 2021). 

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[23] Torres, E. (Feb. 2, 2020). What we know and don't about Long Island’s suspected serial killer case. ABC News. Retrieved from:

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Ep. 22 - Fred & Rosemary West

[1] Cawthorne, N. (2007). The House of Horrors. In Serial Killers and Mass Murderers: Profiles of the World's Most Barbaric Criminals (p. 272-304). Ulysses Press.  

[2]Hickey, E. W. (2002). Serial murderers and their victims (3rd ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Thomson Learning. 

[3] Hickey, E. (2003). Team killers. In Encyclopedia of murder and violent crime (Vol. 1, pp. 463-466). SAGE Publications, Inc.,

[4] Miller, L. (2014). Serial killers: I. Subtypes, patterns, and motives. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 19, 1–11.

[5] Ramsland, K. (2014, July). Partners in Crime. Psychology Today.

[6] Silvio, H., McCloskey, K., & Ramos-Grenier, J. (2006). Theoretical consideration of female sexual predator serial killers in the United States. Journal of Criminal Justice, 34, 251–259. 

[7] Sounes, H. (1995). Fred and Rose: The Full Story of Fred and Rose West and the Gloucester House of Horrors. Warner Books (London). ISBN 978-0-7515-1322-6.

[8] Vronsky, P. (2007). Female serial killers: How and why women become monsters. Berkley Books. 

[9] Woster, Matthew, "Differences in Characteristics of Criminal Behavior Between Solo and Team Serial Killers" (2020). Dissertations. 463.

Ep. 21 - Nova Scotia's Notorious Past

Butterbox Babies

[1] Blanco, J. I. (n.d.). Lila Gladys Young. Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers. Retrieved from (Accessed 24 Jul 2021)

[2] Canadian Children's Rights Council (n.d.). The Butterbox Babies - The selling and murdering of Canadian Babies. Canadian Children's Rights Council [Internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 24 Jul 2021).

[3] Livio, S.K. (n.d.). The Butterbox Babies - Horrific Canadian Child Rights Story: Survivors of dark episode in Canada's history trace their past. Canadian Children's Rights Council [Internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 24 Jul 2021).

[4] (n.a.). (n.d.). Butterbox Babies. Ideal Maternity Home Survivors [Internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 23 Jul 2021).

[5]. Bottemiller, K. (21 Jul 2012) GV woman helps ‘Butterbox Baby’ survivors understand past. Green Valley News [Internet]. Retrieved from (Accessed 24 Jul 2021). 

[6] Hartlen, R. (1999). Butterbox survivors: Life after the ideal maternity home. Nimbus Publishing. 

Sydney River McDonald's Murders

[7] Benjamin, G. (2019, November 9). One of three men convicted in McDonald's murders awarded unescorted absences   - Halifax. Global News.

[8] Pace, N. (2018, August 20). McDonald's killer Darren Muise 'financially secure' and 'living a good life' on parole: documents - Halifax. Global News.

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[10] R. v. Wood, 1994 NSCA 239 (CanLII), <>, retrieved on 2021-07-22

[11] R. v. MacNeil, 1993 CanLII 3348 (NS SC), <>, retrieved on 2021-07-22

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[13] Tattrie, J. (2017, September 18). Sydney River McDonald's Murders. Sydney River McDonald's Murders | The Canadian Encyclopedia.

Goler Clan

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[15] CBC News. (1998, November 8). Abuse victim fights to change law. CBC. Accessed from:

[16] Cruise, D., & Griffiths, A. (2017). On South Mountain: The Dark Secrets of the Goler Clan. Nimbus Publishing. 

[17] Duncan, J. (2018, December 14). 10 Dark Facts About The Incestuous Goler Clan. Listverse. Accessed from:

[18] Souerbry, R. (2019, July 23). The Goler Clan Spent Years In Their Isolated, Inbred Town - Until The Cops Showed Up. Ranker. Accessed from:

[19] Vickery, C. (2017, May 10). The Goler Clan 1986 [Video file]. YouTube.

[20] Wood, C. (1986, March 10). Follow Up: The scars of poverty. Maclean’s.

Ep. 20 - Lethal Lovers & Female Serial Killers

[1] Aamodt, M. G. (2016, September 4). Serial killer statistics. Retrieved 12 July 2021 from

[2] Blanco, J. I. (n.d.). Catherine May Wood: Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers. Catherine May Wood Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers.

[3] Blanco, J. I. (n.d.). Gwendolyn Graham: Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers. Gwendolyn Graham Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers.

[4] Bonn, S (24 Jun 2019). The Unique Motives of Female Serial Killers. Psychology Today [Internet]. (Accessed 12 Jul 2021). 

[5] Cottier, C (03 Dec 2020).¸Female Serial Killers Exist, but Their Motives Are Different. Discovery. Retrieved from (Accessed 12 Jul 2021).

[6], R. S. F. (2020, January 16). Serial killer freed from prison 33 years after murders - as detective warns she may strike again. Daily Mail Online.

[7] Farrell, A.L., D. Keppel, R.D., & Titterington, V.B. (20 May 2013). Testing Existing Classifications of Serial Murder Considering Gender: An Exploratory Analysis of Solo Female Serial Murderers. Investig. Journal of Investigative Psychology and Offender Profiling, 10: 268–288. DOI: 10.1002/jip.1392

[8] Federal Bureau of Investigation (n.d.). Serial Murder: Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives for Investivagtors. Behavioural Analysis Unit, National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime.

[9] Gwendolyn Graham. Crime Museum. (2019, November 8).

[10] Harrison, M.A., Hughes, S.M., Gott, A.J. (2019). Sex Differences in Serial Killers. Evolutionary Behavioural Sciences, 13(3): 295-310.


Ep. 19 - Albert DeSalvo & Forensic Hypnosis

[1] Albert DeSalvo. (n.d.).

[2] Anglin, R. J. (1967, January 13). Albert DeSalvo is 'Boston Strangler' - The B