Posted in Prime Time Crime

Our Courts Are Failing Us- Predator Steals Underwear From the Closs’ Home, Then Given Low Bail for 2nd Offense

According to the complaint, a Deputy Sgt. from the Barron County Sheriff’s Department and agents from the Wisconsin Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI)  “responded to a…

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Posted in The Missing

Missing: Karlie Lain Gusé, 16

    Two-and-a-half weeks ago sixteen year-old Karlie Lain Gusé mysteriously disappeared and hasn’t been seen or heard from since. Karlie was last seen between…

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Posted in Murder

Before the Devil, Part 2: Gerald Wayne Bivins

This series begins with with Before the Devil, Part 1: The Murder of Rev. William H. Radcliffe   Friday February 22, 1991, Boone County Sheriff Ern…

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Posted in Crime & Justice News

Chicago Tribune Special Report: 75 women have been strangled or smothered since 2001

It’s a common denominator throughout the True Crime world. No podcast, article or TV show goes long without mentioning unidentified, unknown or unsolved murders. One…

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Posted in Endangered The Missing

The Mysterious Disappearance of Lourdes Contreras

Cases from my hometown always seem a bit more personal when researching them, not just because I grew up in the area, but because I…

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Posted in Investigates

The Legend of Dan Tondevold, Part 1

Since Word War II the United States and Japan couldn’t have been further apart outside of a military pact. For decades, Japan’s economy thrived in…

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Posted in Unidentified Person


  “SOMEBODY’S DAUGHTER, SOMEBODY’S FRIEND”, is the words then LaSalle County Deputy Coroner Jody Bernard had put on a gravestone she donated at Oakwood Memorial…

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Posted in Cold Case

The Murder of Victoria Harshman

Every so often a crime so bizarre occurs that at first glance, there is only one logical conclusion. One such case (for me at least)…

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Missing: The Mysterious Disappearance of Brian Andrewin

This is a very strange case with very limited information. I spent the past week trying to get in contact with possible relatives of Brian…

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Posted in Cold Case

Cook County Jane Doe 1980 Still Unidentified After 38 Years

Sunday, September 23 will mark the 38 year anniversary of an unidentified female found bound and murdered in the Calumet Sag Channel(sometimes incorrectly listed as…

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