Sword and Scale

The Sword and Scale true-crime podcast is an immersive audio experience covering the dark side of humanity and human nature. Our stories delve into the worst of the worst and include murder, rape, dismemberment and cannibalism. No crime is too brutal and no victim is too pure. The worst monsters are real.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h1m. Bisher sind 179 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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Episode 155


We’re back with the riveting conclusion to the tale of Ezra McCandless and her claims of repeated sexual victimization. To understand the many facets of this case, you absolutely must go back and listen to part 1 before you listen to this episode. We ended part 1 with some final details about Ezra’s love triangle with Jason Mengel and Alex Woodworth, and all of her many rape allegations against the men in her life, but we still don’t know what happened to Alex on March 22, 2018...


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Episode 154


Ezra McCandless wove a web of complicated relationships for herself, getting involved romantically with many of the men in her coffee-shop clique in a hipster Wisconsin college town. Things were going well for her until they weren’t, and one person in the exclusive friend group ended up dead.


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Episode 153


A neighbor dispute turns deadly after a brain damaged war vet with PTSD finally snaps on Labor Day 2012. Did Billy Woodward plan his military style assault, or did he have no choice but to Stand His Ground?


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 2019-12-19  1h26m
 
 

Episode 152


This is the exciting conclusion of the Sheila Davalloo Story. If you haven’t listened to part one go back one episode and start there. The leads in Anna Lisa Raymundo’s murder investigation were dead ends… that is until Sheila Davalloo tries to kill her husband. During the attempted murder Sheila makes a phone call, but not to 911. That phone number leads the police to a common thread in both investigations… Nelson Sessler.


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 2019-12-08  1h8m
 
 

Episode 151


This is the riveting first part of a two-part story that will leave you wondering “how well do I know my significant other.” Sheila Davalloo is educated and from an affluent family. She lives among the well-to-do and works for the powers that be but her life is anything but as mundane as that. Sheila Davalloo had a secret obsession that involved mind games, spying, and eventually… murder.


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 2019-11-23  54m
 
 

Sword and Scale Daily - Nov 15, 2019


A school shooting in Santa Clarita, California, leaves two students dead and five injured. A Texas jury sentences a man to death for the double-murder of his roommate, and his roommates 17-year-old girlfriend. Finally, law enforcement in California release new video evidence in the October kidnapping and murder of Indian-American Tech CEO, Tushar Atre.


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 2019-11-15  13m
 
 

Sword and Scale Daily - Nov 14, 2019


In Ohio, a mother of five has been arrested and charged with a 2012 murder. Erika Stephanko is accused of helping her ex-husband murder his former girlfriend. A Philadelphia woman is charged with abusing and murdering a four-year-old girl in her custody, after claiming the child was hurt in a fall. Finally, in Newark, New Jersey, an alleged serial killer is on trial for the murder of three women and the attempted murder of a fourth...


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 2019-11-15  12m
 
 

Sword and Scale Daily - Nov 13, 2019


An Oklahoma police chief is killed during a trip to a law enforcement conference in Florida, and one of his officers is charged with his murder. A Texas man is in custody after kidnapping a girl and keeping her captive for eleven weeks. Finally, in England, sentencing reveals new details in the case of an incestuous couple who murdered two of their children, and attempted to kill all of them.


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 2019-11-15  12m
 
 

Sword and Scale Daily - Nov 12, 2019


In Virginia, a manhunt is underway for an armed Marine deserter, who is suspected of murdering his mother’s boyfriend. Two suspects are in custody and have been charged with malice murder in the death of Clark-Atlanta University student Alexis Crawford, whose body was discovered on Saturday, November 9th. A 14-year-old girl is charged with the gruesome murder of well-known Philadelphia cat rescuer, Albert Chernoff, aka, ‘Alley Cat’...


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 2019-11-15  12m
 
 

Sword and Scale Daily - Nov 11, 2019


A Las Vegas woman is rescued after she was kidnapped at gunpoint, sexually assaulted, and left to die in the Mojave desert. A father and daughter have been charged. A Russian history professor was rescued from the freezing Moika river, and found in possession of a backpack containing the severed arms of a woman. He has since admitted to murdering his younger lover and dismembering her body...


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 2019-11-15  12m