Serial Killers

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Is it just me or have the last few podcasts have ended suddenly at the end in the middle of a sentence? Otherwise brilliant

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Every Monday, Serial Killers takes a psychological and entertaining approach to provide a rare glimpse into the mind, methods and madness of the most notorious serial killers with the hopes of better understanding their psychological profile. With the help of in-depth research, we delve deep into their lives and stories. Serial Killers is part of the Parcast Network and is a Cutler Media Production.

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Introducing: TODAY IN TRUE CRIME, a new Parcast Original!
Crime never takes a day off, and neither do we. In our new podcast, TODAY IN TRUE CRIME, every day, we flip back the calendar and examine a true crime event from the same date years ago.<br><br><br>In this clip, we look back at August 20th, 1966, when the bodies of two Brazilian electrical engineers were found with strange lead masks over their eyes. Subscribe to TODAY IN TRUE CRIME for a new story every day!<br>
Aug 20, 2019
E130: “Arsenic Anna” Pt. 2 - Anna Marie Hahn
Five years into her killing spree, a team of financial detectives started to catch wind of Anna Marie Hahn’s dealings. With at least five confirmed victims by 1937, she showed no signs of stopping. Upon her arrest, police would discover a large cache of arsenic and various poisons.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Mindhunter - Now Streaming, Only on Netflix.<br>
Aug 19, 2019
E129: “Arsenic Anna” - Anna Marie Hahn
In 1932, at the age of 26, Anna Marie Hahn came up with a morbid get rich quick scheme...murder. The German native would offer her services as a live-in caretaker for elderly men in Cincinnati, and used her expertise in poisons to get rid of her clients while claiming their life insurance.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Embrace Pet Insurance - Get your FREE quote at RIGHT NOW!<br><br>Ring Neighbors -&nbsp; If you want to see what’s going on in your neighborhood, go to to download from the Apple or Android app stores.<br>
Aug 12, 2019
E128: “The Toy-Box Killer” Pt. 2 - David Parker Ray
By 1986, David Parker Ray was 46 years old, and had been abducting, raping, torturing, and killing women throughout the American Southwest for over 30 years. He would continue his reign of terror well into 1999, when one of his final victims would defy the odds and escape his torture, in horrific and dramatic fashion.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Ring - Get a special offer on a Ring Starter Kit available right now at<br>
Aug 05, 2019
Introducing: CON ARTISTS, a new Parcast Original!
From counterfeit goods, to fake love interests, and even major financial fraud, you will find it all in our new show. In this Parcast Original, we examine the swindlers behind the scam, and the victims manipulated by their deceit. In CON ARTISTS you will learn about the art of the hustle, and the ways you can spot a con.&nbsp;<br><br>In this clip, we explore the massive Ponzi scheme orchestrated by fraudster Bernie Madoff. Subscribe to CON ARTISTS on Spotify or wherever you listen to Parcast to listen to the rest of this episode!<br><br>
Jul 31, 2019
E127: “The Toy-Box Killer” - David Parker Ray
Born on November 1st, 1939, David Parker Ray would grow up to be one of the most sadistic serial killers the world has ever seen. He started abducting, sexual assualting, and killing women when he was only 15 years old, and he continued his crimes for decades, leaving bodies all throughout the New Mexico desert.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Zola - Go to to build your free wedding website and get $50 toward your registry.<br><br>
Jul 29, 2019
E126: “The Zodiac” - Summer of Slaughter
In the summer of 1969, newspapers in Northern California began receiving coded letters from a person who would come to identify themselves as "The Zodiac." The author of the letters taunted the police by giving clues related to a series of unsolved murders, but did the cryptic messages truly come from the mind of the killer?<br><br>Parcasters - Don’t miss all of our special Summer of ‘69 episodes by subscribing to Parcast Presents: Summer of ‘69, on Spotify, or anywhere you listen to podcasts!<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Embrace Pet Insurance - Get your FREE quote at right now!<br>
Jul 22, 2019
E125: “The Doodler” - San Francisco’s Unknown Serial Slayer
At first, many gay men in 1970s San Francisco were dazzled by a handsome young artist who drew their caricatures on cocktail napkins. But as time went on, and the bodies started piling up, word spread. Avoid the Doodler at all costs.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Ring Neighbors - Make sure you and your neighborhood are safe. Go to to download the free Neighbors app from iOS or Android app stores.<br><br>
Jul 15, 2019
E124: “The Bayou Serial Killer” Pt. 2 - Ronald Joseph Dominique
Ronald Dominique didn't feel any remorse as he dumped his twenty-third victim in the Louisiana swamp in 2006. Instead, he only felt sorry for himself. He made the long drive back to his mobile home and did the only thing that made him feel better. He plotted another murder.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Pair of Thieves - Get 20% off your first order at<br><br>Ring - Get a special offer on a Ring Starter Kit right now at<br>
Jul 08, 2019
E123: “The Bayou Serial Killer” - Ronald Joseph Dominique
He never caught a break growing up. He was mercilessly bullied, and no romantic prospects ever gave him a chance. In 1997, Ronald Dominique decided to take matters into his own hands. He would take what he wanted, no matter who got in his way.<br><br>Parcasters - How do you delegitimize a queen? Ensnare her in a diamond heist, of course! Tune in to GONE this week to hear about the plot to steal Marie Antoinette's diamond necklace. Listen to GONE on Spotify or wherever you get your Parcast Originals!<br><br><br>
Jul 01, 2019
E122: “Joel the Ripper” Pt. 2 - Joel Rifkin
Just before he strangled a victim, Joel Rifkin could hear laughter ringing in his ears. The sounds of his high school bullies had never really left him and that residual shame stuck with Joel as he cruised Manhattan for over two years, murdering at least 17 women by 1991.<br><br>Parcasters - This week on The Dark Side Of we dig into the trial of Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle, and the media frenzy that followed. You might think you know the story, but the truth is much darker! Available now on Spotify or wherever you listen to Parcast!<strong><br></strong><br>
Jun 24, 2019
E121: “Joel the Ripper” - Joel Rifkin
When relentless high school bullies started dunking Joel’s head in urine-filled toilets, and throwing eggs at him after class, he needed a way to regain control. And unfortunately for 17 women around the Long Island area in 1989, he found a drastic outlet for his aggressions.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Pair of Thieves - Get 20% off your first order at<br>
Jun 17, 2019
E120: “The Pig Farmer” Pt. 2 - Robert "Willie" Pickton
In the early 90s, vulnerable women around Vancouver were disappearing at an alarming rate, but the authorities had yet to recognize the crisis, or even admit that there was a likely killer on the loose. Meanwhile, “Willie” Pickton’s nefarious reputation continued to grow in his hometown.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Ring Neighbors - Go to to download the free Neighbors app from iOS or Android app stores today.<br><br>Zola - To start your free wedding website and also get $50 off your registry on Zola, go to<br>
Jun 10, 2019
E119: “The Pig Farmer” - Robert "Willie" Pickton
This Canadian grew up on a pig farm in the 1970s, so slaughtering livestock became second nature. His pig meat was the most sought-after in the county... until the meat started arriving dark, blackened and stringy.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>The Farmer’s Dog - Get 50% off your two week trial of fresh, healthy food at TheFarmers Plus, you get FREE shipping!<br><br>Ring - Get a special offer on a Ring Starter Kit at<br><br><br>
Jun 03, 2019
E118: “Candy Man” Pt. 2 - Dean Arnold Corll
After his candy store closed in 1968, Dean Corrll needed a new way to bring in young victims from the greater Houston area. So, he recruited two teenage boys to lure their friends to his apartment, where he would drug and kill them.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors! Pair of Thieves - Get 20% off your first order at<br><br>
May 27, 2019
E117: “Candy Man” - Dean Arnold Corll
In 1962 he took over the family candy shop outside of Houston and was only too happy to give away treats to the children who would come 'round after school. Of course, nobody suspected that the local Candyman, Dean Arnold Corll, was also abducting said children, killing them, and burying them under the shed.<br><br>Parcasters - Did you know that Hollywood, CA was originally conceived as an alcohol free religious utopia? Learn more about the founding of tinseltown on our new podcast, THE DARK SIDE OF... Listen now at<br>
May 20, 2019
E116: “The Ypsilanti Ripper” Pt. 2 - John Norman Collins
After successfully murdering four women in Eastern Michigan without a whiff of suspicion in 1969, John Norman Collins began to believe he would never be caught. He grew increasingly brash, returning to crime scenes and toying with police.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>The Farmer’s Dog - Get 50% off your two-week trial of fresh, healthy food at Plus, you get FREE shipping!<br><br>
May 13, 2019
E115: “The Ypsilanti Ripper” - John Norman Collins
By 1967, he seemed to be a well-adjusted college student in Ann Arbor, Michigan. But the real reason for John Norman Collins' confidence lay far from the local college campus. Rather, in an abandoned farmhouse deep in the woods, where he could visit his victims again and again, admiring his handiwork.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Pair of Thieves - Get 20% off your first order when you go to<br>
May 06, 2019
E114: “Terminator” Pt. 2 - Anatoly Onoprienko
By 1996, he settled down in a small village in Ukraine with his girlfriend, and was a loving father-in-law to her children. But the voices in Anatoly Onoprienko’s head would not let him rest. His ruthless, random violence launched the largest manhunt in Ukranian history--and even then, police could not put an end to the killer they called The Terminator.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Ring - Get a special offer on a Ring Starter Kit available right now. Go to<br><br>
Apr 29, 2019
E113: “Terminator” - Anatoly Onoprienko
He wanted to be remembered. He had spent a life cast aside and forgotten by his parents, siblings and peers. He hated the world that seemed so eager to forget him. So in 1989 Anatoly Onoprienko began killing whole families at random, seeking notoriety and revenge. And thanks to the fall of the USSR, this former Soviet was able to operate for years, as evidence of his crimes were swept under the rug.<br>Parcasters - What was it like to live through the Titanic tragedy? Find out today on survival! Available now at<br><br>
Apr 22, 2019
E112: “Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run” Pt. 2 - The Cleveland Torso Murders
Eliot Ness went to the grave in 1957 without ever convicting the Cleveland Torso Murderer. Decades later, his family would reveal a secret suspect hidden within his notes, that was too well-connected to be accused publicly.&nbsp;<br><br><br>Parcasters - In the mood for more mystery? You won’t want to miss the case of the disappearing genius, Physicist Ettore Majorana this week on Unexplained Mysteries. Available Thursday at
Apr 15, 2019
E111: “Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run” - The Cleveland Torso Murders
When a torso washed up on the banks of the Cuyahoga River in 1937, the police initially assumed a crime of passion. But when the next torso was found, they knew they had a serial murderer on their hands. Nicknamed the Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run, a notorious killer stalked the slums of Cleveland, killing vagrants he thought no one would miss.<br><br>Parcasters - One of the greatest true crime cases in ever told is also one of the most impactful events in our nation’s history! Can you guess which one it is? Find out now at <a href="">;</a>
Apr 08, 2019
E110: “The Bone Collector” - The West Mesa Murders
In early 2009, when Christine Ross set out on her morning walk in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the last thing she expected was to stumble across human remains. But within a matter of hours, the abandoned work site near her house had been turned into one of the most expansive crime scenes in history.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Ring - Go to to get a special offer on a Ring Starter Kit.<br><br>
Apr 01, 2019
E109: "Ogress of Reading" Pt. 2 - Amelia Dyer
In this special crossover episode with Sami from Female Criminals, we find out that Amelia Dyer’s desire to murder babies was about more than the money. In the mid-1880s, Dyer was enjoying it so much, she left her home, her family, and even faked her own death to continue killing England's unwanted infants.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Upstart - Hurry to to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is!<br><br><br>
Mar 25, 2019
E108: "Ogress of Reading" - Amelia Dyer
Cunning, smart, ruthless, Amelia Dyer began a baby-farming business in 19th century England. Poverty-stricken mothers placed their children in her care trusting that she would find them loving homes. Instead, she pocketed the money, starved and strangled the babies before throwing them in the Thames river.<br><br>Parcasters - If you haven’t already checked out our recent episodes on Female Criminals covering Diane Downs, check them out! Downs staged a murder involving her own children, listen now at<br><br>
Mar 18, 2019
E107: “The Wineville Chicken Coop Murders” Pt. 2 - Gordon Stewart Northcott
It seemed as though no one would be able to save Sanford from his uncle. Sanford had lived with him in Wineville, California from 1928-1929, only to now have to stay quiet about his uncle holding two young boys captive in his chicken coop. When Sanford's sister Jessie showed up on the chicken farm looking for answers, Sanford worried that she, too, would never leave the ranch alive.<br><br>Hostage! Check out Parcast's other Podcast Hostage now! Thank you Carter and Irma for joining today's episode.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Care/of - For 50% off your first month of personalized Care/of vitamins, go to and enter code SerialKillers50.<br><br>Upstart - Hurry to to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is!<br><br><br>
Mar 11, 2019
E106: “The Wineville Chicken Coop Murders” - Gordon Stewart Northcott
This Serial Killers and Hostage crossover covers Gordon Stewart Northcott, who held his nephew captive and forced him to participate in the murder of at least three boys. Northcott would restrain his victims in a chicken coop before eventually murdering them. The small town of Wineville, California changed its name in 1930 to disassociate from the killings.&nbsp;<br><br>Parcasters - If you found yourself fascinated by this story of captivity and crime, check out our podcast HOSTAGE, wherever you get your shows. Listen to our new episode on John McCain now at<br><br>
Mar 04, 2019
E105: "The Spokane Serial Killer" Pt. 2 - Robert Lee Yates Jr.
In 1996, he was honorably discharged from active duty in the U.S. Army. Yates would resume serving his country by enlisting in the National Guard two years later. Few people in the Spokane, Washington metropolitan area would suspect this decorated veteran and family man could be capable of such heartless destruction.&nbsp;<br><br><br>Sponsors!<br><br><br>Ring - Get a special offer on a Ring Starter Kit when you go to<br><br><br>Upstart - Hurry to to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is!<br><br>
Feb 25, 2019
E104: "The Spokane Serial Killer" - Robert Lee Yates Jr.
He lived a seemingly normal life. A father of five children and army veteran, Robert Lee Yates, was well regarded in the Spokane, Washington community. All of that changed when he went on a murder spree, killing 17 women between 1975 and 1998 in the back of his van.<br><br><br>Parcasters - If you haven’t heard we have a new podcast coming out! We know you like the mystery and murder of Serial Killers, so you’ll love the deadly trysts we discuss in CRIMES OF PASSION. Listen now at<br><br><br>Sponsors!<br><br><br>Torrid - Go to and use Promo Code SERIAL15 for $15 off every $50 you spend! That means you can get up to $150 off a $500 order!<br><br>
Feb 18, 2019
Welcome Trailer!
Every Monday we take a psychological and entertaining approach to provide a rare glimpse into the mind, methods and madness of the most notorious serial killers. Serial Killers officially debuts Monday February 27th. Here is a sneak peek.
Feb 10, 2017
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Dec 31, 2013