Unraveled

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 Jun 2, 2022

Laura P
 Nov 12, 2021
This podcast is really well done. Season 3 is one of the most important podcasts I've ever heard. If you care about innocent people being convicted, you must listen and share.


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 Mar 31, 2021

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Unraveled is hosted by journalists Billy Jensen and Alexis Linkletter. Each season features a deep dive investigation into a case or issue that true crime fans will be obsessed with, culminating in a special streaming on discovery+. 


Season 5, "Unraveled: Once a Killer" sees Alexis Linkletter and Billy Jensen investigate the most elusive criminal to ever strike - the "one and done killer." These mysterious offenders commit one brutal murder and disappear back into society, which makes them nearly impossible to catch. But could that be changing?  


To follow the Unraveled investigations even further, stream the specials exclusively on discovery+. Go to discoveryplus.com/unraveled to start your 7-day free trial today. Terms apply.



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Episode Date
Wondery Presents: Fed-Up
4:27
When Emily Gellis hears rumors of people suffering horrible side effects from a trendy diet she springs into action. Armed with over a hundred thousand Instagram followers, Emily launches a social media crusade to expose F-Factor and its founder, Tanya Zuckerbrot. It’s the start of a feud that will attract trolls, lawyers, and, eventually, national media all because of fiber. From Wondery, this is a story about wealth, wellness, and influence hosted by Casey Wilson. wondery.fm/Unraveled_FEDUP

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Jul 25, 2022
Introducing Mind of a Monster: Ted Bundy and The Green River Killer
33:01

If you enjoyed Unraveled, check out a new season of Mind of a Monster from ID. Episode 1 is available to listen here. Follow Mind of a Monster wherever you get your podcasts.


In this season, criminal psychologist Dr. Michelle Ward takes us to Washington State in the 1970s to investigate two of the most prolific serial killers in US history – Ted Bundy and the so-called Green River Killer, Gary Ridgway. Both use deception to prey on young women and utilize the vast terrain to dump their bodies. And they did it almost 100 times between them – maybe more. 


In this episode, multiple young women are disappearing without a trace. Then, on September 7, law enforcement’s worst fears are confirmed when human remains are found in the woods near Issaquah. But there is even worse to come… 


Watch full episodes of Mind of a Monster on discovery+:  discoveryplus.com/mindofamonster. Start your 7-day free trial today. Terms apply.




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Jul 12, 2022
S5 Ep.5: The Profiler's Dilemma
43:04

One-and-done killers have exposed massive shortcomings in the world of profiling. What makes these offenders so impossible to pin down, and what is the future of profiling in light of these previously overlooked murderers?   





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Apr 20, 2022
S5 Ep.4: Family Secrets
41:39

The disturbing cases of Raymond Rowe and William Talbott show that one-and-done killers are among us by the thousands, and might never be found without genetic genealogy. But will authorities be allowed to keep using it?   





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Apr 13, 2022
S5 Ep.3: My Friend, The Murderer
39:09

A deeper dive into the one-and-done-killer phenomenon reveals the horrifying story of a man who pulled off a sophisticated rape-murder against a young couple, then somehow kept a clean profile for three decades, with no one suspecting a thing.  





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Apr 06, 2022
S5 Ep.2: DJ Freez
44:02

The identification of Christy Mirack's killer sends shockwaves through the community. The murderer doesn't fit the expected profile, and he has no other criminal record - stunning police, neighbors, friends, and even his wife.  





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Mar 30, 2022
S5 Ep.1: The Uncatchable Killer
46:12

The rape and murder of a small-town schoolteacher has the look of a serial predator on the loose. But when forensics and profilers can't identify the attacker, it takes 26 years before a new scientific process offers an unbelievable answer.   





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Mar 23, 2022
Introducing Unraveled: Once a Killer
1:59

"Unraveled: Once A Killer" sees Alexis Linkletter and Billy Jensen investigate the most elusive criminal to ever strike - the "one and done killer." These mysterious offenders commit one brutal murder and disappear back into society, which makes them nearly impossible to catch. But could that be changing?  





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Mar 16, 2022
The Rise and Fall of LuLaRoe: The Promise of LulaRoe
32:18

Former LulaRoe consultant Heidi Castellani joined the company in 2014 after moving to Connecticut and becoming a new mom. She was drawn into the multilevel marketing company by the comfortable leggings and instantaneous community of women she found. Heidi shares her experience, and why after two years, and tens of thousands lost, she was done.


For even more on the story of LuLaRoe, check out the new discovery+ podcast, The Rise and Fall of LuLaRoe. Follow wherever you get your podcasts.



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Mar 02, 2022
S4 Ep.9: Bob
34:50

Billy and Alexis speak with Bob in prison to hear his version of what happened to Diane.





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Jan 19, 2022
S4 Ep.8: A Second Chance
29:37
Bob is released on appeal, but soon must face a jury for the second time.

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Jan 12, 2022
S4 Ep 7: A Surprise Letter
33:54
A sensational discovery adds to the mystery as Bob’s trial reaches its conclusion.

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Jan 05, 2022
S4 Ep.6: Diane
40:52
Alexis and Billy speak to Diane’s friends and family about her big personality and uncover a dark secret.

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Dec 29, 2021
S4 Ep.5: Blood and Motive
32:09
Alexis & Billy break down the blood evidence from the crime scene and investigate Bob’s possible motive.

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Dec 22, 2021
S4 Ep.4: Physical Evidence
34:30
Gunshot residue, stippling patterns and DNA evidence all point to Bob’s guilt - or his innocence - depending on one’s point of view.

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Dec 15, 2021
S4 Ep.3: Off With His Head
40:04

Bob’s case ignites a media firestorm, and an ex-girlfriend makes damaging allegations. 





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Dec 08, 2021
S4 Ep.2: The Call
37:03

Bob’s infamous 9-1-1 call, his demeanor on the night of Diane’s death, and the support of his family is scrutinized by people on both sides of the case.





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Dec 01, 2021
S4 Ep.1: What Happened to Diane?
40:40

Alexis and Billy begin investigating the controversial 2009 case of Bob Ward, a wealthy Florida real estate mogul accused of murdering his wife, Diane. 





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Nov 24, 2021
Introducing Unraveled: Mystery at the Mansion
1:53
Season 4, "Unraveled: Mystery at the Mansion" tracks the riveting murder case of Bob Ward, a Florida real estate mogul accused of killing his wife. The state may be convinced of Bob’s guilt, but his family, including his two daughters and his sister-in-law, staunchly maintain his innocence. Co-hosts Alexis Linkletter and Billy Jensen break down the evidence and investigate what really happened to Diane Ward.

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Nov 17, 2021
S3 Ep.7: The Gears of the System
33:56

Attorneys, academics, and a former judge propose some radical ideas to fix the problem of expert testimony and stop the endless cycle of wrongful incarceration.





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Nov 10, 2021
S3 Ep.6: Unreliable
32:50

Alexis and Billy investigate the progress – or lack thereof – that the court system has made in the testing of the forensic sciences.  




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Nov 03, 2021
S3 Ep.5: Fighting Fire
35:47

The tragic case of Joann Parks reveals deep flaws in arson analysis, and the frightening number of convictions against innocent women.




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Oct 27, 2021
S3 Ep.4: Take My Word For It
37:17

Bill Richards, a California man who spent 23 years behind bars for a crime he did not commit, tells his harrowing tale - and in the process - reveals what passes for science in a court of law.  





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Oct 20, 2021
S3 Ep.3: It’s Worse Than You Think
33:39

Alexis and Billy investigate the surreal case of Brad Jennings, and the circumstances that led to him being charged with murder based on the opinion of one questionable expert.




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Oct 13, 2021
S3 Ep.2: Expert v Expert
38:14

THIS EPISODE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO CORRECT STATEMENTS MADE BY ONE OF OUR SUBJECTS IN REFERENCE TO THE CASE OF JOHN WALL THAT WERE ERRONEOUS.


Through examining the murder trial of Utah doctor, John Wall, Alexis and Billy discover what can happen when two experts look at the same evidence and come up with opposite conclusions. 




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Oct 06, 2021
S3 Ep.1: Eight Tiny Specks of Blood
41:17

Alexis and Billy investigate the tragic case of David Camm, a former Indiana State Trooper who was wrongfully convicted of murder, which exposes them to a crisis within the United States court system.





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Sep 29, 2021
Introducing Unraveled: Experts on Trial
1:54

“Unraveled: Experts on Trial” investigates an alarming problem within the American criminal justice process: the business of forensic experts. It is a crisis in the courts that is decades in the making. Citing several cases as examples, Alexis Linkletter and Billy Jensen expose serious flaws with forensic expert testimony that routinely leads to tragedy and injustice within the U.S. court system.





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Sep 22, 2021
S2 Ep.7: The Aftermath
35:09

Billy & Alexis discuss other shocking cyberstalking cases, including a childhood friendship that turned sour, a mystery predator targeting highschoolers, and a deranged roommate who became a city-wide terrorist. 




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Sep 01, 2021
S2 Ep.6: Hiding Out
38:17

After years of Jason Christopher Hughes evading authorities, federal agents use cyber-tracking to locate him, and their manhunt comes to an end when he is found in one of the most populous cities on Earth. 





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Jul 21, 2021
S2 Ep.5: The Devil's Web
39:23

With help from a cybercrime expert, Alexis & Billy investigate the sinister tools of the cyberstalking trade to learn how Jason torments his victims and escapes detection by concealing his identity. 





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Jul 14, 2021
S2 Ep.4: Mother
40:42

Alexis and Billy track down Jason's mother, who shares the tumultuous backstory of her son's upbringing, including the revelation that he started stalking his first victim in the fourth grade. 




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Jul 07, 2021
S2 Ep.3: The Extinct Marsupial
37:26

An old friend of Jason Christopher Hughes' tells the story of how they met, and how he witnessed JCH's stalking techniques—until a falling out between them turned him into another one of Jason's victims. 




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Jun 30, 2021
S2 Ep.2: Rachel
39:59

Victim "Rachel" reveals how a weekend fling with "Antisense"—now known as Jason Christopher Hughes—turned into a decades-long campaign of online attacks that destroyed her other relationships. 





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Jun 23, 2021
S2 Ep.1:Antisense
42:05

Alexis and Billy talk with "Vanessa," a victim whose life has been upended by vicious online attacks for two decades. She is one of the first victims of the serial predator known as "Antisense."





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Jun 16, 2021
Introducing Unraveled: The Stalker’s Web
1:49

Get an advanced listen of the new season of Unraveled, "Unraveled: The Stalker's Web." Investigative journalists Alexis Linkletter and Billy Jensen track a prolific online predator's trail of destruction to unmask this deadly threat. Coming June 16th, 2021. 





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Jun 09, 2021
S1 Ep. 8: Damning New LISK Information + Season 2 Announcement
35:46
In this episode, Alexis Linkletter and Billy Jensen reveal damning new information from the Long Island Serial Killer case, including hidden clues unearthed from the police's own website. Plus, they preview the rest of the Unraveled anthology, including the decades-long pursuit of the most prolific cyberstalker to ever strike, a stunning fresh take on a millionaire murder mystery, a shocking exposé on the world of forensic experts, and the reveal of a new breed of killer hidden among us.

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May 19, 2021
S1 Ep. 7: Who Is The LISK?
42:04
Alexis and Billy examine all the theories in the case, from how many killers are out there to who the leading suspects are—as well as share their personal thoughts on what went wrong during the investigation and who the LISK is.

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Mar 10, 2021
S1 Ep. 6: New Evidence
45:27
With a cloud of suspicion hanging over the Suffolk County Police Department, Billy and Alexis interview the new officials in charge of the LISK investigation, plus share some startling new evidence that was recently revealed.

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Mar 03, 2021
S1 Ep. 5: Oak Beach
41:32
A former sex worker discloses disturbing details about an encounter she had with the soon-to-be-named chief of police at a sex party in Oak Beach, a secretive community just two miles from where the LISK dumped the bodies of 11 dead sex workers.

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Feb 24, 2021
S1 Ep. 4: Twelve Months Of Misery
45:41
After uncovering evidence that law enforcement had not been doing everything in their power to solve the LISK case, Alexis and Billy go back to the start of investigation and the gruesome discovery of 11 victims between December 2010 and December 2011.

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Feb 17, 2021
S1 Ep. 3: A Deal With The Devil
41:13
Alexis and Billy revisit another Long Island murder case from 1979, and uncover a troubling connection with two of the authorities trusted to lead the LISK investigation.

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Feb 10, 2021
S1 Ep. 2: Fail to the Chief
37:05

Alexis and Billy uncover a secret from the past with incriminating information about the former Chief of Police of Suffolk County.




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Feb 03, 2021
S1 Ep. 1: David and Goliath
44:49

Alexis’s childhood friend claims to have key evidence that could lead to solving the ten year mystery of the Long Island Serial Killer murders.




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Jan 27, 2021
Introducing Unraveled: Long Island Serial Killer
2:05
Get an advanced listen of the new true crime podcast series “Unraveled: Long Island Serial Killer”. Investigative journalists Alexis Linkletter and Billy Jensen re-examine the murders from a decade ago to find out why the case is still unsolved.

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Dec 09, 2020