Hunting Warhead

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dave
 Feb 21, 2020
Excellent journalism and highly professional podcast. However I am still disturbed by the content days after listening. Thank you to those involved, the impact on you must have been much greater. The person who gave the impact statement was amazing

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How do you take down a criminal network that’s hidden in the shadows? How do you rescue child abuse victims who could be anywhere in the world? Hunting Warhead follows the journalists and police on a global mission to expose the darkest corners of the internet. What they discover shocks them. Host Daemon Fairless tracks down the investigators, survivors and criminals themselves. A co-production of CBC Podcasts and the Norwegian newspaper VG.

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Introducing Someone Knows Something: Donald Izzett Jr.
00:02:11
In Someone Knows Something Season 6, Debra has been searching for her son, Donald Izzett Jr. for 25 years. The last time she spoke with him was Mother’s Day. He had called from a road trip, but sounded upset, saying he needed money. Then the phone went dead. Donnie’s friend told police that he dropped him off in New Orleans. But Debra thinks he was murdered. And decides to investigate the case herself. Here's an excerpt from the first episode. Full episodes are available at hyperurl.co/skscbc
May 12, 2020
Introducing Chasing Cosby by the L.A. Times
00:07:51
For decades, Bill Cosby brought warmth and laughter across the country, cementing his image as “America’s Dad.” But behind that disguise was the real Bill Cosby – the monster who preyed on women by promising them mentorship, only to then drug and violate them. Hosted by Nicki Egan, the lead investigative journalist on this case, the series features jurors, lawyers, and over a dozen survivors telling their story together for the first time. “Chasing Cosby” is the definitive take on the rise and fall of America’s Dad. All six episodes out NOW: https://link.chtbl.com/r2L0Fdhf.
Feb 11, 2020
Introducing Uncover: Satanic Panic
00:37:37
Throughout the 1980s, Satanic cults were widely believed to be terrorizing and torturing children. There were hundreds of false allegations and countless lives torn apart — but never any real proof. Uncover: Satanic Panic is out now. Subscribe at cbc.ca/uncover
Feb 05, 2020
Episode 6: Fallout
00:54:08
At Faulkner’s final sentencing hearing, we finally discover the true extent of his activities on the dark web. We thought we knew everything he had been up to. We were wrong.
Nov 18, 2019
Episode 5: Becoming Warhead
01:06:02
What led Benjamin Faulkner to become Warhead? And, more importantly, how do you prevent others like him from following the same path?
Nov 18, 2019
Episode 4: Impact Statement
00:48:00
Jenn was home alone with her children when she received a call from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. They needed to talk to her as soon as possible. It was about her relative, Ben Faulkner.
Nov 11, 2019
Episode 3: Operation Artemis
00:44:35
After the arrest of Canadian Benjamin Faulkner, Taskforce Argos has to learn how to become Warhead on Child’s Play, before its users realize that the site has been compromised. But time is running out — and very difficult moral decisions will have to be made.
Nov 11, 2019
Episode 2: Rude Awakening
00:44:24
All Gordon wants for his birthday is to travel to Washington, D.C., to visit museums and see the opera. He’s completely unaware that his companion on this trip has very different plans. His friend has an alter ego, Warhead, and it turns out police are not far behind.
Nov 04, 2019
Episode 1: Hacker vs. Hacker
00:54:24
Einar Stangvik is a white-hat hacker — an internet security expert with an expertise in cracking the most secure and disturbing parts of the web. He discovers a troubling phenomenon online and joins forces with journalist Håkon Høydal. It leads them to Australia, to confront two men who are running the largest child abuse site on the dark net. They're shocked at what they find.
Nov 04, 2019
Trailer - Hunting Warhead
00:02:45
A new investigative series from CBC Podcasts, Hunting Warhead follows an international team of police officers as they attempt to track down the people behind a massive child-abuse site on the dark web — and the morally complicated lengths authorities will go to to do so. Coming November 2019.
Sep 16, 2019