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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 5h15m. Bisher sind 313 Folge(n) erschienen. Jeden Tag erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 71 days 7 hours 36 minutes


The new and complete Newgate calendar

Comprised of the tales of both famous and lesser-known criminals from the 18th and 19th centuries and named after Newgate Prison in London, the Newgate Calendar became one of the most popular books of its day, said to be as much a part of the British household as the Bible...


 2022-03-20  6h37m

Poison Romance and Poison Mysteries

Poisons have long been the weapon of choice of nefarious ne'er-do-wells seeking to inflict harm on others. In this gripping true-crime compendium, author C.J.S. Thompson offers a concise history of poison as an instrument of murder and serves up a number of detailed case studies of instances in which poisons were put to use in the service of evil.

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 2022-03-19  5h5m

Holmes' Own Story: Confessed 27 Murders - Lied Then Died

A fascinating look into the mind of one of America's first serial killers!

Who was H. H...


 2022-03-18  5h5m

Hamlet by William Shakespeare

In the Kingdom of Denmark, on a cold winter night, appears the ghost of the deceased King.. What happens when Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark, encounters his fathers ghost which reveals to him the secrets of his father? murder, laying upon him the duty of revenge? Unconvinced and indecisive, Hamlet? the Prince of Demark, re-enacts the murder to find the truth...


 2022-03-18  3h53m

The Life, Crime and Capture

George Alfred Townsend (1841 - 1914), is considered to have been the youngest correspondent of the Civil War. In 1865, Townsend was the Washington correspondent for the New York World. During this time, his daily reports filed between April 17 – May 17, gave an eyewitness account of John Wilkes Booth, the Lincoln assassination, and its aftermath...


 2022-03-16  4h33m

Practical Instruction for Detectives: A Complete Course in Secret Service Study

Excerpt from Practical Instruction for Detectives: A Complete Course in Secret Service Study

It has been said that every criminal, no matter how careful he may be in his operations and regardless of the nature of his crime, will leave some trail or clue by which he may be detected. All good detectives will vouch for the truth of this statement. For the real detective no case is too complicated nor too difficult...


 2022-03-14  2h38m

The Right Way to Do Wrong: An Expos of Successful Criminals

As Houdini himself notes in the introduction this book has two purposes: to protect the public from the swindles within by greater knowledge, and to entertain. It achieves both masterfully with clear, concise explanations of the various frauds and cons. While the setting is of course that of Houdini's time (this book was published in 1906) you may notice the ancestors of various modern phishing schemes and banking scams within...


 2022-03-13  2h41m

The Border Bandits by James W. Buel

"The Border Bandits" by James W. Buel. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature,

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 2022-03-12  4h11m

Criminal Manchester

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work...


 2022-03-11  2h7m

The Great Taxicab Robbery: A True Detective Story

In early 1912, characters with names like Dutch, Jimmy the Push, and Scotty the Lamb joined with co-conspirators to steal $25,000 ($590,696.97 in 2014 dollars) during a bank transfer. Amazingly to us today, the transfer was done in the taxicab of Geno Montani. The police, one of them a famous former Pinkerton man, were on the hunt. Out of print for more than a century, this lively account brings true crime of the early twentieth century to life...


 2022-03-10  2h41m