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The hit podcast from Investigation Discovery is back with an all-new season of stories from behind the yellow tape. This time, the storyteller is Detective Rod Demery, whose successful career is rivaled only by his dramatic personal life. Panoply ...Show More

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Episode 3-06 Redemption

22:05 | Mar 15th, 2017

Three cases affected Rod the most: his mother's murder, his brother's crime, and the murder of a boy named Nicholas. What happened to Nicholas and what brought Rod back together with his brother after fifteen years?

Episode 3-05 Confession

21:48 | Mar 8th, 2017

Detective Demery has an impressive solve rate, and it's due to getting the confession. How does Rod find the evidence he uses to skillfully coax out a confession? And how does he make sure someone isn't admitting to something they didn't do?

Episode 3-04 Homicide

21:20 | Mar 1st, 2017

From his very first homicide case, Detective Demery has been completely obsessed with solving murders. His desire to seek justice is something he just can't turn off. 

Episode 3-03 Snitch

20:02 | Feb 22nd, 2017

Rod's experience in narcotics and vice proved to be key in his work as a homicide detective, escepcially in navigating the world of confidential informants. Go deep under cover with Rod and learn how he was able to infiltrate the community to get ins...Show More

Episode 3-02 Brother

20:27 | Feb 15th, 2017

Find out what happens after Rod's brother shows up, covered in blood, asking for help and how the brothers ended up on opposite sides of the law. And what contributes to someone becoming a killer? Is it nature or nurture? 

Episode 3-01 Blood

24:37 | Feb 8th, 2017

Detective Rod Demery reveals the childhood trauma that led him to a lifelong obsession with seeking justice before coming face-to-face with the murderer who changed his life forever. 

Season 3 Preview

01:43 | Feb 1st, 2017

The hit podcast from Investigation Discovery is back with an all-new season of stories from behind the yellow tape. This time, the storyteller is Detective Rod Demery, whose sucessful career is rivaled only by his dramatic personal life. Listen to th...Show More

Exclusive Preview: Stranglers

08:50 | Nov 16th, 2016

From 1962 to 1964, women in Boston lived in fear of the infamous Strangler, who committed 13 known murders — crimes that included vicious sexual assaults and bizarre stagings of the victims’ bodies. After the largest investigation in the city's histo...Show More

Episode 2-06 Black Lives Matter

25:21 | Jul 13th, 2016

Detective Garry McFadden has “retired” – but started his own consulting company and still helps on cases from time to time. He travels the country helping other law enforcement agencies with community policing. He also shares his opinion on the crime...Show More

Episode 2-05 The Case I’ll Never Forget

18:57 | Jul 5th, 2016

There’s one case that still keeps Garry up at night, Elijah’s case. Garry first met Elijah atthe hospital, surrounded by nurses with tears in their eyes. Garry could barely holdit together as he looked over him – his wounds were bad and the cruelty h...Show More

Episode 2-04 To Protect and Serve…and Love

19:43 | Jun 28th, 2016

In the early 90s, Garry lost a case due to an error in evidence processing. It was heart-wrenching to watch a guilty killer walk free but despite their frustration, the victim’s family thanked Garry for how he handled their case. Garry not only saw t...Show More

Episode 2-03 They Weren’t Special, And They Were Black

23:38 | Jun 21st, 2016

Charlotte was reeling, serial killer Henry Louis Wallace had killed 9 young women and the Charlotte P.D. was struggling to provide answers to the community. They put Garry, against his will, in front of a microphone – expecting him to take the fall. ...Show More

Episode 2-02 Lessons from a Serial Killer

24:06 | Jun 14th, 2016

The crack epidemic swept through Charlotte in the late 80s and 90s, bringing gang violence and turf wars with it. The Charlotte P.D. was working day and night, covering 388 cases between only six detectives. Despite the lack of sleep, Garry turned to...Show More

Episode 2-01 Every Detective Starts As A Rookie

26:55 | Jun 6th, 2016

Garry went to college and studied physical education, when he and three friends decided they wanted to apply to be police officers. The first few years as a uniformed officer included a shooting he was involved in.  Garry had to learn to be a cop the...Show More

Season 2 - Teaser

03:00 | May 23rd, 2016

Get a sneak peek at Season 2 with Detective Gary McFadden. New episodes start Tuesday, June 7.

Episode 10 - 23 Years And 6 Months To The Day

21:33 | Oct 20th, 2015

Kenda talks about the day he decided to retire and the best day he had on the job.

Episode 9 - Married To The Job

26:53 | Oct 13th, 2015

What is it like being married to someone who is married to the job?, with special guest: Mrs. Kathy Kenda.

Episode 8 - Great Detectives

21:54 | Oct 6th, 2015

What makes a great detective? Kenda describes what it takes to do the job.

Episode 7 - The Cold Case

19:09 | Sep 29th, 2015

Kenda describes how a case goes cold, and what can be done about it.

Episode 6 - The Motive Was Revenge

14:10 | Sep 22nd, 2015

Kenda describes revenge killings and how they can lead to charges of first degree murder.

Episode 5 - The Motive Was Sex

21:53 | Sep 15th, 2015

Kenda explains the many ways sex is a motive for murder, from three way love triangles to domestic violence cases.

Episode 4 - The Motive Was Money

14:18 | Sep 8th, 2015

Kenda opens his case files and reveals the many ways money is a motive for murder.

Episode 3 - Motives for Murder

13:23 | Sep 1st, 2015

Kenda describes the three motives for murder and those who need no motive to kill at all…sociopaths.

Episode 2 - The Toughest Case

09:40 | Aug 25th, 2015

Kenda talks about the the victims that haunt him to this day and what it’s like to live with PTSD.

Episode 1 - Murder in the First

17:33 | Aug 10th, 2015

Kenda’s first homicide call…and the many that followed.