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California’s crime files are filled with victims’ stories, novel legal strategies, and forensic innovations that help future generations of investigators and  prosecutors hold criminals accountable, and exonerate the innocent.

Join us, and our host Anne Marie Schubert, to hear from the prosecutors, investigators, forensic experts, and victims from those crime files, who have changed the course of criminal justice.
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Episode 103-2

Golden State Killer - pt. 2 Prop 69

Anne Marie is joined by Bruce and Ron Harrington who led the movement for Prop 69. This law changed the face of crime solving with DNA technology and helped to find 'the needle in the haystack' to bring the Golden State Killer to justice. Jill Spriggs recounts pivotal developments in investigations and subsequent cases. (Originally aired 29Nov21)
Witness - 
Bruce & Ron Harrington / Jill Spriggs
48:26
11/19/2021

Episode 103-1

Golden State Killer - pt. 1 True Detectives

In the first insertion, Anne Marie takes listeners inside The Golden State Killer case. Recounting the behind the scenes, investigation and prosecution of Joseph DeAngelo. He was responsible for one of the most horrific and notorious criminal cases in California’s history. Members of "Team Justice" examine the unique techniques, innovative ideas and inspirational stories that came out of this case. Audio credit: Center for Sacramento History, KCRA TV and KOVR TV Film Collection (Originally aired: 29Oct21)
Witness - 
Paul Holes, Kirk Campbell, Monica Czajkowski and Ken Clark
74 MIN
10/29/2021

Episode 102

The Grim Sleeper - Lonnie David Franklin, Jr.

Anne Marie recounts one of California's most notorious cases with retired detectives, Paul Coulter and Dennis Kilcoyne and forensic scientist, Jill Spriggs. They discuss the investigation and arrest of Lonnie David Franklin Jr., better known by the nickname Grim Sleeper. This serial killer was responsible for at least ten murders and one attempted murder in Los Angeles, California from 1985 to 2007. (Originally aired 22Oct21)
Witness - 
Paul Coulter, Dennis Kilcoyne, and Jill Spriggs
64 MIN
10/22/2021

Episode 101

People v. Scott Allan Wright

In late 1993, Wright moved from Rockford, Illinois to a neighborhood in Suisun City, Solano County, to live with his father. Shortly thereafter, two victims were raped or sexually assaulted nearby.
Witness - 
Kurtis Cardwell
42 MIN
9/25/2021
Anne Marie Schubert currently serves as the District Attorney for Sacramento County, is an internationally recognized law enforcement leader, and most well-known for her successful prosecutions in cases such as the Golden State Killer, the Second Story Rapist, Californian unemployment fraud (EDD), and other well-known criminal cases.