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From DNA testing to the Dixie Mafia, we bring you new stories of true crime in American history. Join writer & host Benjamin Morris for exclusive interviews with authors from Arcadia Publishing, writing the hottest books on the most chilling stories of our country’s past.

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The Hunt for the Last Public Enemy in Northeastern Ohio: Interview w/ Author Julie Thompson

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The last Public Enemy No. 1 of the Depression era, Alvin “Creepy” Karpis reportedly compiled a record of fifty-four aliases, fifteen bank robberie...
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Oklahoma Originals: Early Heroes, Heroines, Villains & Vixens: An Interview with Author Jonita Mullins

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Fascinating characters filled the history of the Twin Territories as it became the state of Oklahoma....
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Missouri's Wicked Route 66: An Interview w/ Lisa Livingston PT 2

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Tracing Route 66 through Missouri represents one of America's favorite exercises in nostalgia, but a discerning glance among the roadside weeds re...
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Missouri's Wicked Route 66: An Interview w/ Lisa Livingston

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Tracing Route 66 through Missouri represents one of America's favorite exercises in nostalgia, but a discerning glance among the roadside weeds re...
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Texas Oblivion: An Interview with Author E.R. Bills PT 2

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On February 2, 1963, a tanker with thirty-nine men aboard departed Beaumont and never returned. In the mid-spring of 1882, Billy the Kid’s friend,...
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Texas Oblivion: An Interview with Author E.R. Bills

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On February 2, 1963, a tanker with thirty-nine men aboard departed Beaumont and never returned. In the mid-spring of 1882, Billy the Kid’s friend,...
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The McGlincy Killings: An Interview with Author Tobin Gilman

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On the morning of May 27, 1896, the peaceful township of Campbell awoke to shocking news....
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The McGlincy Killings in Campbell, California: An Interview with Author Tobin Gilman

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On the morning of May 27, 1896, the peaceful township of Campbell awoke to shocking news......
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Murder at Asheville's Battery Park Hotel: An Interview with Author Anne Smith PT. 2

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Did the phrase “That’s what I was wondering…” solve a murder?...
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Murder at Asheville's Battery Park Hotel: An Interview with Author Anne Smith

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In the morning hours of July 16, 1936, Helen Clevenger’s uncle discovered her bloodied body crumpled on the floor of her small room in Asheville’s...
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Missouri's Murderous Matrons: Emma Heppermann and Bertha Gifford: w/ author Victoria Cosner

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At the turn of the twentieth century, people in Missouri experienced unexpected and horrible deaths due to arsenic....
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A Sincere Thank You!

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Daughter of the White River: An Interview with Author Denise Parkinson Part 2

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Depression-Era Treachery and Vengeance in the Arkansas Delta......
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Daughter of the White River: An Interview with Author Denise Parkinson Part 1

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Depression-Era Treachery and Vengeance in the Arkansas Delta......
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The Brockport Murder Dog Trial: An Interview With Author Laurie Fortune Verbridge Part 2

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In the summer of 1936, fourteen-year-old Maxwell Breeze was playing in the waters of the Erie Canal......
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The Brockport Murder Dog Trial: An Interview With Author Laurie Fortune Verbridge Part 1

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In the summer of 1936, fourteen-year-old Maxwell Breeze was playing in the waters of the Erie Canal......
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The Brockport Murder Dog Trial: An Interview With Author Laurie Fortune Verbridge Teaser

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In the summer of 1936, fourteen-year-old Maxwell Breeze was playing in the waters of the Erie Canal in Brockport when a dog jumped into the canal ...
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The Thibodaux Massacre: An Interview with author John Desantis PT 2

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Fear, rumor and white supremacist ideals clashed with an unprecedented labor action spawned an epic tragedy....
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The Thibodaux Massacre: An Interview with author John Desantis

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Fear, rumor and white supremacist ideals clashed with an unprecedented labor action spawned an epic tragedy....
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The Killing of John Sharpless: The Pursuit of Justice in Delaware County Part 2

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On a stormy November evening in 1885, John Sharpless answered a knock on his door. Less than an hour later, he was found dead......
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The Killing of John Sharpless: An Interview with Stephanie Hoover Part 1

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On a stormy November evening in 1885, John Sharpless answered a knock on his door. Less than an hour later, he was found dead......
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Hanging the Peachtree Bandit, An Interview with Author Tom Hughes Part 2

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On December 15, 1921, gunshots echoed across Atlanta's famous Peachtree Street moments before a handsome young man darted away from Kaiser's Jewel...
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Hanging the Peachtree Bandit, An Interview with Author Tom Hughes Part 1

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On December 15, 1921, gunshots echoed across Atlanta's famous Peachtree Street moments before a handsome young man darted away from Kaiser's Jewel...
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Teaser: Hanging the Peachtree Bandit: The True Tale of Atlanta's Infamous Frank DuPre

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On December 15, 1921, gunshots echoed across Atlanta's famous Peachtree Street moments before a handsome young man darted away from Kaiser's Jewel...
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The Chicago Cub Shot For Love: An Interview with Jack Bales Part 2

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In the summer of 1932, with the Cubs in the thick of the pennant race, Billy Jurges broke off his relationship with Violet Popovich to focus on ba...
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The Chicago Cub Shot For Love: An Interview with Jack Bales Part 1

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In the summer of 1932, with the Cubs in the thick of the pennant race, Billy Jurges broke off his relationship with Violet Popovich to focus on ba...
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Dixie Mafia Part 3: Interview with Jesse Sublett PT 2

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Timmy Overton of Austin and Jerry Ray James of Odessa were football stars who traded athletics for lives of crime....
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Dixie Mafia Part 2: An Interview with Jesse Sublett

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Timmy Overton of Austin and Jerry Ray James of Odessa were football stars who traded athletics for lives of crime....
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Dixie Mafia Part 1: Interview with Janice Tracy

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For most states, the repeal of prohibition meant a return to a state of legally drunken normalcy, but not so in Mississippi....
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The Dixie Mafia: Teaser

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For most states, the repeal of prohibition meant a return to a state of legally drunken normalcy, but not so in Mississippi....
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Who Killed...? & Crime Capsule Crossover: Interview w/ host Benjamin Morris

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On this week's episode of Crime Capsule the tables are turned on host Benjamin Morris as answers questions about what's coming up soon....
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Lowcountry Murder: Interview with Rita Schuler Part II

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In 1985, Elaine Fogle's murder was officially declared a cold case, but new technologies were coming on board that would bring needed momentum to ...
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Lowcountry Murder: An Interview with Rita Schuler Part I

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For decades, evidence of the 1978 murder of Gwendolyn Elaine Fogle lay in the evidence room at the Walterboro Police Department....
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Murder in Pleasanton: Interview with Joshua Suchon (Part 3)

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In this grand finale, Tina finally gets the justice she deserves!...
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Murder in Pleasanton: Interview with Joshua Suchon (Part 2)

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Murder in Pleasanton: Interview with Joshua Suchon (Part 1)

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In this three-part series, we are talking to Joshua Suchon about the murder, the case, and the search for justice....
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Introducing: Crime Capsule

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Join writer and host Benjamin Morris for interviews with authors from Arcadia Publishing, writing books on the most chilling stories of the past....
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