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5 Crime Podcasts To Binge Over The Long Weekend

Looking for a podcast or two to keep you company over the long weekend? Whether you’re heading for a road trip or just want to dive into an enthralling story while you do odd jobs around the house, take a look at our picks for crime podcasts to binge over this long weekend: 

1. Crime Insiders: In Focus (46 episodes)

True crime conversations with people closest to some of Australia’s most compelling cases. From Doctors, to family members and the victims themselves, these perspectives not often heard in Australian media will amaze you.

2. The Children in the Pictures (8 episodes)

The story you weren’t allowed to hear is finally out in the open. It’s a silent epidemic— and it’s coming for our kids.

Australian documentary-maker Akhim Dev follows the Queensland Police investigation of a notorious child exploitation website. This 8 part series is a powerful examination into how child abuse has become endemic online, and what we can all do to fight it. 

3. You Don’t Know Me (6 episodes)

Love crime podcasts but need a break from the true stories? In this crime-thriller audio drama set in Sydney’s Northern beaches, listen along and try to solve the case of missing teen Lizzie Burdett. Adapted from a novel by award-winning Australian crime writer Sara Foster, this crime-mystery is full of unseen twists and turns.⁣

4. Where’s William Tyrell? (11 episodes)

In September 2014, three-year-old William Tyrrell disappeared from the yard of his grandmother’s house in the quiet town of Kendall, NSW. A search and rescue mission soon became an investigation into his likely abduction, but who took him? 10 News First’s Lia Harris and Natarsha Belling take us through the entire story, striving to answer the question…Where’s William Tyrrell?

5. Dr Death – Season 2 (11 episodes)

If someone you love is diagnosed with cancer, you want them to get the best treatment from the best doctors. In 2013, patients in Michigan thought Farid Fata was that doctor, but he was not who he appeared to be. From Wondery, Laura Beil, returns with a second season of the award-winning series “Dr Death.” – Listen here

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