Good podcast

Top 100 most popular podcasts

Someone Knows Something

Someone Knows Something

Host David Ridgen joins victims' family members as they investigate cold cases, tracking down leads, speaking to suspects and searching for answers. S1: Adrien McNaughton. S2: Sheryl Sheppard. S3: Dee & Moore. S4: Greavette. S5: Kerrie Brown. S6: Donald Izzett Jr.

Subscribe

iTunes / Overcast / RSS

Website

cbc.ca/radio/sks

Episodes

SKS S5 Extra: Spread the Word

David and Trevor follow new tips in the Kerrie Brown case and learn more about who the 911 caller may have been looking for on the night Kerrie was murdered.
2020-10-15
Link to episode

Introducing: Brainwashed

Brainwashed investigates the CIA?s covert mind control experiments ? from the Cold War and MKULTRA to the so-called War on Terror. It?s the story of how a renowned psychiatrist used his unwitting patients as human guinea pigs at a Montreal hospital, and the ripple effects on survivors, their families, and thousands of other people around the world. It also examines the cultural impact ? how the CIA brought LSD to America and inadvertently created counterculture influencers such as author Ken Kessey and poet Allen Ginsberg. It?s an exploration of what happens in times of fear, when the military and medicine collide. And what happens when the survivors fight back. More episodes are available at: smarturl.it/brainwashedcbc
2020-09-23
Link to episode

Introducing: Recall: How to Start a Revolution

The 1950s & 60s saw a wave of radical movements. Che Guevara and the Cuban Revolution. The Black Panthers. Quebec and Canada had the FLQ ? a showdown that dissolved into crisis. By October 1970, there were soldiers in the streets, communities on edge, kidnapping and terror in the headlines. But those frightening weeks were just the crescendo of a wave of terror and violence that was nearly a decade in the making. This series will reveal the stories of that time through immersive storytelling and the people who lived it: the bomb disposal expert on defusing live explosives, the survivors of terror, their families, and the radicals themselves. More episodes are available at http://hyperurl.co/recallcbc
2020-09-08
Link to episode

Introducing GURU: The Dark Side of Enlightenment

When we face challenges in life, we seek answers from people we believe can help us. When tragedy strikes an exclusive retreat with a self-help superstar, many people are left to wonder: how far is too far? James Arthur Ray was an Oprah-endorsed self-help teacher who achieved fame, fortune, and influence. But friends and family members of his followers questioned his unorthodox methods, and tried to stop him. Hosted by journalist Matt Stroud, listen to Wondery?s new true crime mini-series ?GURU: The dark side of enlightenment? at wondery.fm/someoneknows_guru
2020-07-13
Link to episode

Introducing Uncover: Dead Wrong

The latest season of Uncover: Dead Wrong dives deep into a botched police investigation, missing evidence, and a wrongful conviction in a city plagued with more than a hundred unsolved missing and murdered cases. Dead Wrong takes you through the twisting, unbelievable story of Glen Assoun who spent more than 17 years in prison for the murder of Brenda Way, a crime he did not commit, and asks who really killed Brenda? More episodes are available at http://hyperurl.co/uncovercbc
2020-06-17
Link to episode

S6 Episode 5: The Test

David looks deeper into Donnie?s case file to try piecing together his final days and hours, while Debra takes a new approach to try shaking something loose. New revelations ensue.
2020-06-08
Link to episode

S6 Episode 4: Fragments

Debra proposes a new dig on a Mississippi property in her search for answers. Could it be the spark the case needs?
2020-06-01
Link to episode

S6 Episode 3: Frenemy

Detectives interrogate an apparent witness about his involvement in Donnie?s disappearance and question his credibility. Is he telling the truth or is there more to the story than he?s letting on? Meanwhile, David tracks down the witness?s family and friends to get to the bottom of his story.
2020-05-25
Link to episode

S6 Episode 2: Pitfire

Debra notices a man repeatedly named in Donnie?s case file as a potential witness. Yet police never spoke to him. Could he be the key to finding out what happened to Donnie?
2020-05-18
Link to episode

S6 Episode 1: Mother?s Day

On Mother?s Day 1995, Debra receives a distressing phone call from her son, Donnie. Crying and upset, he asks her to wire him some money. After what sounds like a scuffle and a scream, the phone goes dead. Debra never hears from Donnie again.
2020-05-11
Link to episode

S6 Donald Izzett Jr. - Preview

In SKS Season 6, David Ridgen investigates the case of 19-year-old Donald Izzett Jr., who disappeared during a road trip across the U.S.
2020-05-04
Link to episode

S3 Bonus: Return to Mississippi

In this special episode, David and Thomas Moore reflect on their search for justice and what they?ve learned in the years since their investigation into the 1964 Klan murders of Henry Dee and Thomas? brother Charles Moore.
2019-09-23
Link to episode

S5 Update: "I was here all night"

David follows up on tips, rumours and accusations surrounding the Kerrie Brown case, and tracks down more potential suspects.
2019-03-06
Link to episode

S5 Episode 10 Part 2: Sumner

Trevor Brown speaks for the first time with the man who was accused of murdering his sister.
2018-11-19
Link to episode

S5 Episode 10 Part 1: Sumner

Patrick Sumner was arrested and charged with Kerrie's murder, but discharged after a preliminary hearing. He has never spoken to the media to give his side of the story. Until now.
2018-11-19
Link to episode

S5 Episode 9: Marnie

David tracks down the civilian phone operator who says she received a suspicious phone call the night Kerrie disappeared.
2018-11-12
Link to episode

S5 Episode 8: Other Brother

Trevor wasn't Kerrie's only sibling. David takes the investigation closer to home.
2018-11-05
Link to episode

S5 Episode 7: Luella

A woman writes a name on a scrap of paper and hands it to Jim Brown. Is this the tip he's been waiting for?
2018-11-05
Link to episode

S5 Episode 6: The Call

A retired RCMP officer claims that certain suspects, tips and evidence may have been overlooked during the original investigation, including a very suspicious phone call.
2018-10-29
Link to episode

S5 Episode 5 Part 2: Mad Max

Another muscle car, similar to the one seen by witnesses near the crime scene, was out driving through Thompson on the night of Kerrie's murder. The driver of that car was known as Mad Max.
2018-10-29
Link to episode

S5 Episode 5 Part 1: Rolly

The investigation leads to the owner of an auto body shop, who has information about Patrick Sumner's vehicle, and similar cars that may have been in Thompson on the night of Kerrie's murder.
2018-10-29
Link to episode

S5 Episode 4: Graveyard Road

A local teenager witnessed two vehicles leaving the crime scene the night Kerrie was murdered. What did he see that night? And more importantly, who?
2018-10-22
Link to episode

S5 Episode 3: Helen Betty Osborne

Another young woman was brutally murdered in northern Manitoba in 1971. But unlike the Brown case, a perpetrator was eventually brought to justice. What can be learned from the Helen Betty Osborne case?
2018-10-22
Link to episode

S5 Episode 2: Dead End

David speaks with the woman who discovered Kerrie's body to learn about the crime scene and meets with the police officer currently in charge of Kerrie's case.
2018-10-16
Link to episode

S5 Episode 1: Ravens

On a cold October night in 1986, 15-year-old Kerrie Brown disappeared from a house party. Her friends and family recall that fateful night and the devastating effect it's had on their lives.
2018-10-16
Link to episode

S5 Kerrie Brown - Preview

In SKS Season 5: Kerrie Brown, David Ridgen travels north to Thompson, Manitoba to investigate the brutal unsolved murder of 15-year-old Kerrie Brown.
2018-10-05
Link to episode

Introducing: Escaping NXIVM

NXIVM calls itself a humanitarian community. Experts call it a cult. Uncover - the new investigative series from CBC Podcasts - looks into the group, its leader Keith Raniere and one woman's journey to get out. Subscribe to Uncover: Escaping NXIVM now.
2018-09-12
Link to episode

S1 - S5 Updates

Updates on Seasons 1 through 4. And an announcement: SKS will be back with Season 5 in October 2018.
2018-07-03
Link to episode

S1 Update: Final Response

In March 2018, David and his team of volunteers conduct a fourth search of Holmes Lake for Adrien McNaughton. It's the deepest and most thorough search to date and, with the help of cadaver dogs, leads to important discoveries.
2018-03-29
Link to episode

Introducing: Finding Cleo

Taken by child welfare workers in the 1970s and adopted out to the U.S., a Cree family believes their sister was raped and murdered while hitchhiking home to Saskatchewan. Host Connie Walker joins the search to find out what really happened to Cleo.
2018-03-08
Link to episode

S4 Episode 5: Jr.

David and the Greavette family track down every available lead, investigating whether Wayne's murder is linked to the water industry, biker gangs or organized crime.
2018-03-05
Link to episode

S4 Episode 4: D & L

A disturbing piece of information about Wayne's past is revealed and the Greavettes meet one of the people mentioned in the death letter.
2018-02-26
Link to episode

S4 Episode 3: The Deer

Danielle and Justin meet with Ed Galick who was Wayne's former employer and mentor. He was also a person of interest to police. Ed and Wayne were like father and son, but then things took a turn in their relationship.
2018-02-19
Link to episode

S4 Episode 2: Death Letter

David meets the police officers involved in the Greavette case to learn about their investigation and find out what the evidence reveals about who might have killed Wayne.
2018-02-12
Link to episode

S4 Episode 1: 9-1-1

When a flashlight bomb killed Wayne Greavette in 1996, it also destroyed his family. Years later, Wayne's widow and adult children reunite to revisit the case and search for answers.
2018-02-05
Link to episode

S4 Greavette - Preview

In SKS Season 4: Greavette, David Ridgen continues the work he began nine years ago, investigating the murder of Wayne Greavette.
2018-01-29
Link to episode

S3 Episode 7: Epilogue

In this bonus episode, David travels back to Mississippi, follows up on the Dee & Moore case, and looks at the fate of other civil rights era cases in the wake of the James Ford Seale trial.
2018-01-22
Link to episode

S3 Episode 6: Reckoning

In the aftermath of the Dee-Moore case, questions remain. Years later, David and Thomas return to Mississippi to meet old friends, mourn those who have passed and to try meeting the Klansman turned church deacon, Charles Marcus Edwards, one more time.
2017-11-06
Link to episode

S3 Episode 5: The Bridge

The investigation continues, leading to the doorsteps of more former Klansmen. Then, a surprising revelation from Lampton.
2017-11-06
Link to episode

S3 Episode 4: Bunkley

David and Thomas search for MHSP officers and FBI agents who were present during Seale and Edwards's arrests. And Thomas looks for the support of the local community as he plans to confront the Klansmen in person.
2017-11-06
Link to episode

S3 Episode 3: The Hornet?s Nest

David and Thomas meet journalist Jerry Mitchell, who has stacks of FBI documents about the case. They speak to people who lived through the terror of civil rights era Mississippi, and visit U.S. Attorney Dunn Lampton to try to get the case reopened.
2017-11-06
Link to episode

S3 Episode 2: The Klansman

Why did authorities close the case? David & Thomas speak with the FBI and local District Attorney to try to find out. They also meet Henry's sister Thelma and Joe Lee, one of the last to see Dee & Moore alive. Thomas makes a shocking discovery.
2017-11-06
Link to episode

S3 Episode 1: The Wrong Body

In 1964, two klansmen were arrested for the murder of Dee & Moore: James Ford Seale and Charles Marcus Edwards. The charges were dropped. But Edwards is still known to be alive, and Thomas wants to meet him face to face.
2017-11-06
Link to episode

S3 Dee & Moore - Preview

All six episodes of SKS Season 3: Dee & Moore will be available on Tuesday, November 7th, 2017.
2017-10-24
Link to episode

S1 & S2 Update and what's next

In a live Q&A from CBC Hamilton, David provides updates on the Adrien McNaughton and Sheryl Sheppard cases, as well as a sneak peek at what?s to come.
2017-09-18
Link to episode

S2 Episode 12: Lavoie

Where is Sheryl Sheppard? David looks into her potential whereabouts and makes direct contact with the man police have named as the prime suspect in Sheryl's disappearance: Michael Lavoie.
2017-02-13
Link to episode

S2 Episode 11: Blackmail

As David tries to track down and speak to Brian Sweeney, Sheryl's ex-husband, evidence begins to pile up that Sheryl may have known her life was in danger.
2017-02-06
Link to episode

S2 Episode 10: Mom

David speaks to people who knew Michael Lavoie as a child, as well as members of his family, including his mother, Pat Lavoie.
2017-01-30
Link to episode

S2 Episode 9: The Appearance of Force

David takes a closer look at the New Year's Eve proposal video with a forensic psychologist and the TV host who was there that night. We also hear from people who say they witnessed violence between Michael and Sheryl first hand.
2017-01-23
Link to episode

S2 Episode 8: Gwen

Gwen speaks about her relationship with Michael Lavoie, what she recalls from those crucial days in January 1998, and the effect that Sheryl's disappearance had on Gwen and her family.
2017-01-16
Link to episode
A tiny webapp by I'm With Friends.
Updated daily with data from the Apple Podcasts.