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Real Crime Profile

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Join Jim Clemente (former FBI profiler), Laura Richards (criminal behavioral analyst, former New Scotland Yard) and Lisa Zambetti (Casting director for CBS' Criminal Minds) as they profile behavior from real criminal cases.
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58:51 | Jan 26th, 2016

Jim Clemente, formerly of the FBI, Laura Richards, formerly of Scotland Yard, and Lisa Zambetti, casting director of Criminal Minds on CBS, discuss the arrest of Steven Avery and other oddities of the Netflix Series "Making a Murderer."

51:05 | Aug 2nd, 2017

The RCP team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) continue their analysis arcing across Episode #2 of The Netflix show The Keepers. Jane Doe is found and interviewed with some startling revelations.  Jim C reveals why he feels so strongl...Show More
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1:06:28 | May 25th, 2017

Three eight year old boys, Stevie Branch, Michael Moore and Christopher Byers went missing on May 5 1993. Tragically their bodies were found the next day in Robin Hood Hills. Our #RCP profilers start their criminal behavioural analysis of the victimo...Show More

38:24 | Sep 11th

Laura, Jim and Lisa continue to forensically deconstruct the Netflix show Mindhunter. We discuss Episode #1 including the victims, the killers, the profilers, the FBI, criminal behavioural analysis and the reality of what the job entails.

49:42 | Sep 4th

Laura, Jim and Lisa analyse and forensically deconstruct the long awaited Mindhunter Season 2

49:58 | Aug 28th

We continue our discussion with Professor John White, forensic neuropsychologist, former police investigator and curator of the serial killer database.

51:16 | Aug 22nd

Laura, Jim and Lisa interview Professor John White, professor of psychology at Stockton University, Galloway, New Jersey who specialises in forensic neuropsychology.

40:55 | Aug 14th

Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti continue to analyse Joyce Malecki’s murder and other unsolved murders of women including Pam Conyers and Grace Montanye at the time of Sister Cathy Cesnik’s murder and we discuss forensic opportunities w...Show More

37:22 | Aug 8th

Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti revisit the murder of Sister Cathy Cesnik

40:33 | Aug 1st

Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti continue their discussions about the Central Park Jogger Case, the rape of Trisha Meili.

38:06 | Jul 25th

Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti discuss and review the forensic evidence in the brutal rape of Trisha Meili in Central Park in 1989.

51:19 | Jul 17th

Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti discuss their thoughts and analysis with Lisa about the brutal rape of Trisha Meili in Central Park.

37:20 | Jul 12th

Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti discuss the Central Park Jogger case portrayed in Ava Duvernay's four part Netflix drama 'When They See Us'.

32:04 | Jul 4th

Laura and Lisa continue our discussion with Lenora Claire and discuss some practical safety advice and activism live from CrimeCon in New Orleans.

47:34 | Jun 26th

Live from CrimeCon, New Orleans, Laura and Lisa discuss stalking with our special guest Lenora Claire.

35:26 | Jun 19th

Laura Richards and Jim Clemente discuss their concluding thoughts with Lisa Zambetti about what happened to Madeleine McCann on May 3 2007 in Praia Da Luz.

37:23 | Jun 13th

Laura, Jim and Lisa continue their discussions about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann in Praia da Luz on May 3 2007.

46:34 | Jun 5th

Laura Richards and Jim Clemente discuss and share their opposing views and behavioural analysis about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann with Lisa Zambetti.

49:25 | May 29th

Laura, Jim and Lisa continue their discussion about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann including Operation Grange and Pat Brown's theory put forward on the "Maddie" podcast.

11:28 | May 24th

Marty Markowitz had his share of problems. His parents had recently died. He had troubles at work. A failing relationship. He needed someone to help him through this rough patch in his life. So he decided to get some professional help from a psychiat...Show More

40:14 | May 22nd

Laura Richards and Jim Clemente discuss behavioural and linkage analysis with Lisa Zambetti.

34:25 | May 15th

Laura Richards and Jim Clemente discuss with Lisa Zambetti your questions, break down the timeline as well as the various hypotheses about what happened to Madeleine McCann on May 3 2007 in Praia Da Luz.

49:16 | May 9th

Laura, Jim and Lisa discuss the victimology, the investigation and the media focus when Madeleine McCann first went missing on May 3 2007 in Praia Da Luz, Portugal.

57:43 | May 2nd

Laura and Jim analyse, assess and discuss with Lisa the hypotheses and all possibilities via the victimology and timeline of events on the evening of May 3 2007.

09:36 | May 1st

A sneak preview of the new Wondery show, I Survivor.

50:39 | Apr 25th

The team discuss the Netflix show ‘The Disappearance Of Madeleine McCann.’

48:35 | Apr 17th

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti continue their discussion about the victimization of Wade Robson and Jimmy Safechuck and talk about warning signs for spotting predators targeting children.

44:27 | Apr 10th

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti discuss the grooming and manipulation of Wade Robson and Jimmy Safechuck and talk about warning signs for spotting predators targeting children.

43:23 | Apr 3rd

The RCP analyzes the HBO Documentary "Leaving Neverland."

45:27 | Mar 27th

Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti wrap this season about the disappearance of Lyn Dawson and discuss the case against Chris Dawson.

43:29 | Mar 21st

Laura, Jim and Lisa discuss the impending trial and whether Chris Dawson is a psychopath.

42:15 | Mar 13th

Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti discuss the Coroners' Inquests in 2001 held by Deputy State Coroner Jan Stevenson and the second coronial inquest which was held by Coroner Carl Milanovich in 2005 regarding Lyn Dawson's case

41:44 | Mar 6th

Jim Clemente and Laura Richards continue to analyze Joanne Curtis’ victimology and discuss Chris Dawson’s behavior with Lisa Zambetti.

40:28 | Feb 27th

Laura Richards and Jim Clemente analyse and discuss Joanne Curtis’ victimology and Chris Dawson’s behaviour with Lisa Zambetti.

35:07 | Feb 20th

Laura Richards and Jim Clemente continue analysing Helena's diary entries and discuss the entries with Lisa Zambetti.

44:26 | Feb 15th

Laura and Lisa continue talking with actor and producer Alison Sweeney

43:06 | Feb 14th

Laura and Jim analyse and discuss with Lisa Helena's diary entries.

38:31 | Feb 6th

The RCP team (Laura Richards, Lisa Zambetti and Jim Clemente) continue their Teacher's Pet discussion

1:04:02 | Feb 5th

Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti continue their discussion with Debra Newell

37:04 | Feb 1st

Laura, Jim and Lisa continue their discussion and analysis of Lyn Dawson's disappearance and The Teacher's Pet.

48:22 | Jan 30th

Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti interview Debra Newell about surviving serial perpetrator Dirty John Meehan.

50:00 | Jan 23rd

The RCP team continue their discussion and analysis of Lyn Dawson's case and The Teacher's Pet.

40:01 | Jan 22nd

Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti continue their conversation with Tonia Bales

51:25 | Jan 9th

The RCP team analyse the disappearance of Lyn Dawson on the 37 year anniversary that Lyn went missing.

52:17 | Jan 2nd

Ben Stiller talks about directing the Showtime Limited Series Escape At Dannemora

48:44 | Dec 26th, 2018

The RCP team recognizes the victims as depicted in the Showtime Limited Series, Escape at Dannemora.

50:40 | Dec 5th, 2018

Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti discuss Escape at Dannemora with Bonnie Hunt

44:04 | Nov 28th, 2018

The RCP team discusses Showtime's Escape at Dannemora with Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott and Deputy Inspector General Jim Davis.

46:07 | Nov 21st, 2018

The RCP team welcomes real life Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott and Deputy Inspector General Jim Davis to the show.

39:09 | Nov 14th, 2018

The RCP team continues their discussion with the writers of the Showtime limited series Escape at Dannemora.

48:29 | Nov 5th, 2018

The Real Crime Profile team wrap up their discussion of the Netflix series "The Staircase."

48:37 | Oct 31st, 2018

The RCP team break down Liz Ratliffe's death in Germany as portrayed in the Netflix series The Staircase.

40:22 | Oct 24th, 2018

The RCP team analyzes the death of Liz Ratliffe from the Netflix series The Staircase.

33:53 | Oct 11th, 2018

The RCP team interviews forensic meteorologist Dr Elizabeth Austin.

40:14 | Oct 3rd, 2018

The RCP team interview Dr Elizabeth Austin, the forensic meteorologist at the top of her profession ahead of her new true crime show ‘Storm of Suspicion’. Storm of Suspicion premieres October 7 on the Weather Channel.   https://youtu.be/XFcbH_A9rSs...Show More

33:22 | Sep 26th, 2018

Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti continue to discuss Jim and Laura's analysis of Kathleen Peterson's death and Michael Peterson's behaviour in @netflix show "The Staircase." Laura highlights high risk behaviours in the relationship, tes...Show More

32:31 | Sep 19th, 2018

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) continue their discussions about Kathleen Peterson’s autopsy examination and report by Dr Radisch and address some of our listeners questions. #HerNameWasKathleenPeterson #TheStaircas...Show More

34:04 | Sep 12th, 2018

The Real Crime Profile Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) discuss the autopsy examination of Kathleen Peterson by Dr. Deborah Radisch and Dr. Natalie Depcik-Smith dated 12/09/2001. Laura and Jim add their insight and analysis. #He...Show More

51:48 | Sep 5th, 2018

The Real Crime Profile team of Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti continue with our analysis of the Kathleen Peterson case focusing on the victimology, crime scene assessment and the autopsy. #HerNameWasKathleenPeterson #TheStaircase...Show More
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12:23 | Sep 4th, 2018

An investigative reporter looks into a surgeon who hurt 33 of his patients and looks at the system that failed to protect those 33 patients at every possible turn. I hope you help us spread the word because it’s a story that everyone should listen to...Show More

46:59 | Aug 29th, 2018

Jim, Laura and Lisa continue their discussions about the @netflix show “The Staircase”. Jim and Laura analyse the 911 calls made by Michael Peterson on the landline at 1810 Cedar Street, Durham, North Carolina on December 9 2001. The first call was m...Show More

33:13 | Aug 22nd, 2018

The RCP deep dive the case of Kathleen Peterson and discuss the Netflix original documentary "The Staircase."  In 2004, filmmaker Jean-Xavier de Lestrade debuted "The Staircase" as an eight-part mini-series which examined the case of Michael Peterso...Show More

1:01:17 | Aug 16th, 2018

Lisa Zambetti is joined by Dean Laffan to discuss the book detailing the true story of Marie, a teenager who was charged with lying about being raped and the detectives' journey to arrive at the truth in the hunt for a serial rapist who was terrorisi...Show More

52:12 | Aug 8th, 2018

The full RCP team of Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti welcome back filmmakers Trey Borzillieri and Barbara Schroeder to talk about their Netflix show "Evil Genius: The True Story of America's Most Diabolical Bank Heist."  In this episo...Show More

45:58 | Aug 1st, 2018

The full RCP team of Laura Richards, Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti reunite to interview co-directors Trey Borzillieri and Barbara Schroeder about the genesis of the Netflix show "Evil Genius: The True Story of America's Most Diabolical Bank Heist." ...Show More
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11:01 | Jul 31st, 2018

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50:24 | Jul 26th, 2018

RCP team member Lisa Zambetti talks with Maureen O'Connell, retired FBI agent from the Los Angeles field office. The two discuss Maureen's training and start in the bureau and several of the cases that made the biggest impact on her and in some cases...Show More

57:19 | Jul 18th, 2018

Lisa Zambetti and RCP Producer Paul Francis Sullivan sit down with former FBI agent Bobby Chacon to discuss the witness protection program. Bobby describes his experience putting witnesses into the program, the process of keeping people safe and his ...Show More

57:39 | Jul 11th, 2018

Laura Richards talks with special guest David Challen, the son of Sally Challen, who is currently in prison serving an 18 year sentence for the murder of Richard Challen in 2011. During her trial jurors were told that she attacked him with a hammer ...Show More

41:30 | Jul 4th, 2018

The Real Crime Profile team (Laura Richards, Lisa Zambetti and Jim Clemente) conclude their illuminating discussion with retired FBI profiler and forensic linguist James "Fitz" Fitzgerald who worked on the original case when he was in the FBI. More p...Show More

39:40 | Jun 28th, 2018

The #RCP team are joined by special guest ret. FBI profiler and forensic linguist Jim “Fitz” Fitzgerald who continues to share his insights from his work on the case and his analysis of the 9 page letter. The team weigh in on the next twist in th...Show More

45:53 | Jun 20th, 2018

The #RCP team are joined by retired FBI profiler and forensic linguist James “Fitz” Fitzgerald and continue their analysis of the Netflix show “Evil Genius” which focuses on the bank robbery, which resulted in the death of Brian Wells in Erie, Pennsy...Show More

43:50 | Jun 14th, 2018

The RCP team weigh in and offer their insight and analysis about the death of Brian Wells, which is the focus of the Netflix show ‘Evil Genius: The True Story Of America’s Most Diabolical Bank Heist’ co-directed by Trey Borzillieri and Barbara Schroe...Show More

51:23 | Jun 6th, 2018

Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti continue their interview with Melissa Moore, the daughter of Keith Jespersen, whose terrible moniker was “The Happy Face Killer”.  He murdered at least 8 women during the early 1990s and at least one victim, Daun, su...Show More

50:54 | May 31st, 2018

Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti interview Melissa Moore, the daughter of Keith Jespersen, whose terrible moniker was “The Happy Face Killer”.  He murdered at least 8 women during the early 1990s and at least one victim, Daun, survived. We as...Show More

43:34 | May 24th, 2018

To mark the one month anniversary of the arrest of the #EastAreaRapist #GoldenStateKiller we have a very special episode dedicated to all the victims, survivors, thrivers and families and those who never gave up. The RCP team were joined by brave...Show More

08:15 | May 17th, 2018

The Wonderland Murders takes you on journey back to the drug- and sex-fueled world of 1970s Los Angeles, building to a brutal multiple murder just off the Sunset Strip. You can hear the first two episodes right now by searching for The Wonderland Mur...Show More

1:04:43 | May 16th, 2018

Listen to Part 2 of the fascinating interview with Scott Paterno, Joe Paterno's son. Please be advised this may be triggering for some who have experienced abuse.  Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti zero in on what was known at the time and compare a...Show More

1:07:12 | May 9th, 2018

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti interview Scott Paterno about his father Joseph Vincent Paterno, the movie "Paterno" and Jerry Sandusky. A must listen episode revealing key insights about what was really going on behind closed doors, behind the he...Show More

40:13 | May 2nd, 2018

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti continue their discussion about convicted serial pedophile and former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky Jim describes why, despite the horrible crimes Sandusky committed, he should not be considered a "Predator"...Show More

1:00:42 | Apr 26th, 2018

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti discussed convicted serial pedophile Jerry Sandusky and the investigation into whether Penn State officials including Head Football Coach Joe Paterno knew about his offenses and failed to take action. Jim discussed his...Show More

57:59 | Apr 24th, 2018

Today Jim and Lisa interview powerhouse defense attorney and television commentator Sara Azari. Sara has some interesting insights into the legal precedents being set in recent current events. We talk about the raid on lawyer Michael Cohen's office a...Show More

1:19:12 | Apr 18th, 2018

Laura Richards and Rachel Horman, award winning lawyer and Chair of Paladin National Stalking Advocacy Service, take a deep dive into the subject of stalking. Laura and Rachel discuss many cases including the five year stalking campaign waged on ...Show More

1:10:47 | Apr 16th, 2018

The RCP team talk with Clive Ruggles whose daughter, Alice, was stalked and murdered on October 12 2016 in Newcastle.  Clive shares key insights about the warning signs and the risks and dangers of stalking, bravely speaking out to ensure that no...Show More

34:55 | Apr 11th, 2018

Recorded at CrimeCon 2017, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti sat down with Dr. Laura Pettler, a forensic criminologist, to discuss her methods of crime scene staging and her renaissance woman life. New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an episo...Show More

1:08:24 | Apr 7th, 2018

The RCP team discuss the Belfast Rugby Rape trial, a trial that lasted 42 days and reached a conclusion last Wednesday 28 March 2018. It took the jury just 3 hours and 45 of deliberations (the amount of time it takes to do one laundry cycle) to acqu...Show More

1:23:14 | Apr 4th, 2018

The Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) interview one of our favourite guests and podcasters Mr Bob Ruff from @truthjusticepod about his latest crowdfunded re-investigation into the murders of three eight year old...Show More

52:21 | Mar 28th, 2018

The RCP team continue to follow the six-part Netflix event #Wormwood —a true-crime docuseries about the death of Dr Frank Olson —directed by Errol Morris. Was Dr Frank Olson pushed, did he jump or was he thrown when he "went out the window" of a roo...Show More

46:39 | Mar 21st, 2018

In the early morning of November 28, 1953, 42-year-old Army scientist Frank Olson "went out the window" of a room in New York City’s Statler Hotel. Did he jump or fall? Was it an accident or was it murder?  The #RCP team discuss and analyse this cas...Show More

11:33 | Mar 19th, 2018

Sometimes the workplace can get crazy and messy, that's where the podcast Safe For Work comes in. Join the former head of marketing for Nike, NatGeo, and the Oprah Winfrey Network, Liz Dolan and recovering lawyer turned comedian and executive recruit...Show More

1:23:38 | Mar 14th, 2018

Our experts Jim Clemente and Laura Richards provide insight and analysis on the interview with OJ Simpson that aired on Fox on March 11. Along with Lisa Zambetti, they forensically deconstruct OJ's 'hypothetical' confession. #HerNameWasNicole #H...Show More

1:12:25 | Mar 8th, 2018

Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti discuss Sally Challen's murder conviction and successful appeal on March 1st, the pioneering coercive control law and the lawyer, Harriet Wistrich, who is holding the state to account when they let women down. Thi...Show More

1:07:41 | Feb 28th, 2018

Laura, Jim and Lisa discuss the horrific murder of Molly McLaren who was brutally stabbed to death by her ex on June 29 2017 in Kent, UK. Many of our listeners have asked for us to discuss what happened and how these murders in slow motion can be...Show More

06:09 | Feb 26th, 2018

You spoke and we listened. In the response to the strong feedback we got on episode 111, we decided to insert this prologue so that future listeners can understand the context of our discussion. We want to thank you all for voicing your opinions. We ...Show More

1:22:06 | Feb 21st, 2018

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti analyze the first two episodes of the Netflix series The Confession Tapes. They break down the initial 911 call, the scene of the Rafay family murders and the trial of Atif Rafay, and his friend Sebastian Burns. New...Show More

1:03:55 | Feb 19th, 2018

The RCP team honour the lives of the victims, profile the warning signs and the lessons from the horrific mass shooting in Florida on Valentine's Day and other mass shootings. Yet again there are links to domestic abuse and stalking: 39 call outs...Show More

54:01 | Feb 15th, 2018

The #RCP team discuss the tenth and final episode of the Netflix show Mindhunter.  Holden crosses the line yet again using knowledge he's gleaned from interviewing Kemper in a criminal investigation. The team explore his spiralling behaviour, the...Show More

47:25 | Feb 7th, 2018

The #RCP team analyse and discuss the penultimate episode of season 1 of the Netflix show Mindhunter. The FBI profilers interview another prolific serial killer who doesn't want to talk. Holden goes on the proactive and goes "off-script" to rapport ...Show More

10:07 | Feb 6th, 2018

Netflix vs. HBO. Nike vs. Adidas. Business is war. Sometimes the prize is your wallet, or your attention. Sometimes, it’s just the fun of beating the other guy. The outcome of these battles shapes what we buy and how we live.  Business Wars gives yo...Show More

52:42 | Feb 1st, 2018

The #RCP discuss Episode #8 of the Netflix show "Mindhunter" and the case of the creepy foot tickler. The team profile Principal Wade's behaviour: is it something or nothing? Professor Wendy Carr (played by Anna Torv), expresses outright confusion. ...Show More

41:27 | Jan 31st, 2018

The #RCP team Jim, Laura and Lisa are back together to discuss the courageous women voices who held a prolific serial predator to account. Our expert team highlight lessons to be learned and profile why Nassar got away with it for so long as he heads...Show More

33:41 | Jan 25th, 2018

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti continue their analysis of the Netflix series Mindhunter. This episode they specifically examine the character of Jerry Brudos, played by character actor Happy Anderson. New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an epis...Show More

35:20 | Jan 17th, 2018

The RCP team of Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti analyze more episodes of the Netflix original series, Mindhunter. Plus Jim tells a story of when he was asked to profile someone at a party.

1:02:32 | Jan 10th, 2018

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) continue their analysis of the new Netflix series Mindhunter. New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an episode by subscribing today at smarturl.it/realcrime Sponsored by Zola. Receive a ...Show More

57:52 | Jan 3rd, 2018

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) analyze and profile the first 2 episodes of Mindhunter, the groundbreaking new Netflix series produced by Charlize Theron and David Fincher. New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an ep...Show More

57:34 | Dec 27th, 2017

The RCP team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) welcome Cheryl Eskin of Teen Line to the show. They discuss the show 13 Reasons Why and analyze its portrayal of teen suicide and mental health. Plus they provide hope to people who feel l...Show More

1:01:48 | Dec 20th, 2017

The RCP team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) cover the last 4 episodes of the Netflix Show Thirteen Reasons Why. Jim and Laura provide insight and analysis and highlight the important learning points from this show. New to Real C...Show More

49:11 | Dec 13th, 2017

The RCP team of Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti examine episodes 7, 8 and 9 of 13 Reasons Why, discussing Hannah's privacy being violated after her diary was published and the dangerous "Bro Code." New to Real Crime Profile? Never mis...Show More

39:00 | Dec 6th, 2017

The RCP team is once again joined by Francey Hakes to discuss the links between domestic violence and murder.   #PreventingMurderInSlowMotion New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an episode by subscribing today at smarturl.it/realcrime Brought to...Show More

50:53 | Nov 29th, 2017

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) discuss the early life of Charles Manson and break down the new Wondery podcast "Young Charlie." The episode was recorded the day before Manson died on November 19, 2017. Listen to You...Show More

52:11 | Nov 22nd, 2017

The RCP team is joined by Francey Hakes to discuss the Texas shooting and the links with domestic violence, coercive control and stalking. These cases do not come out of the blue. There is always a continuum of abuse and violence and we must join the...Show More

06:36 | Nov 16th, 2017

Lisa chats with Patrick Wyman of Tides of History about their favorite episodes on each other's podcasts! Feast on these shows @ www.Wondery.com/Thanksgiving   Real Crime Profile Binge: Dirty John - Ep 1 Real Crime Profile - Profiling Dirty Jo...Show More

52:29 | Nov 15th, 2017

The RCP team of Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti return to discuss the middle episodes of 13 Reasons Why. Episode 4 follows Tyler, episode 5 focuses on Clay and episode 6 shows a Valentine's Day that spins out of control. New to Real C...Show More

1:09:43 | Nov 8th, 2017

The #RCP team arc across episodes 1-13 of the popular Netflix original show 13 Reasons Why. This pod comes with a health warning as the subject may well be triggering for some. The victim's voice is at the centre of this show, which chimes with our t...Show More

1:00:01 | Nov 1st, 2017

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) welcome author and former defense attorney Kirk Nurmi to the show. He discusses his strained relationship with defendant Jodi Arias in the trial for the murder of Travis Alexander, a case ...Show More

1:02:21 | Oct 25th, 2017

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) welcome Sword and Scale host Mike Boudet to the show. They discuss overlooked male victims of predators and review Jim's interview about his own experiences. New to Real Crime Profile? Ne...Show More

1:05:24 | Oct 19th, 2017

Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti have a lot more to say about Dirty John; a serial stalker and domestic abuse perpetrator who coercively controls his victims and stalks them on separation. A man who is given the name "Dirty John" is a reflection of h...Show More

1:07:03 | Oct 11th, 2017

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti welcome back Christopher Goffard, the Los Angeles Times writer and creator of the hit podcast Dirty John. They discuss the later episodes including the death of John and the aftermath. New to Real Crime Profile? Never ...Show More

41:26 | Oct 5th, 2017

The RCP team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) welcome Christopher Goffard, the Los Angeles Times writer, to the show to discuss his new hit podcast Dirty John. This episode covers the first three episodes of the program which is a six...Show More

08:10 | Oct 2nd, 2017

The Real Crime Profile team is joined by L.A. Times journalist Christopher Goffard to discuss a true story about seduction, deception, forgiveness, denial, and ultimately, survival. Listen to the rest of Dirty John and subscribe here so you never m...Show More

50:19 | Sep 27th, 2017

The RCP team (Jim Clemene, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) welcome Francey Hakes, former state and federal prosecutor who specializes in crimes against children. She also is the co host of the podcast "Best Case Worst Case" along with our own Jim C...Show More

48:01 | Sep 20th, 2017

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) welcome back friend of the podcast and former FBI agent Jim Fitzgerald to discuss his new Discovery Channel miniseries "Manhunt: Unabomber". The series dramatized Fitz's role in tracking d...Show More

1:08:53 | Sep 14th, 2017

The #RCP team arc the last episode of the award winning Netflix show The Keepers. This episode will make you swear and curse - if you haven't been doing so already. We find out about the first victim, Charles Franz, whose mother reported the abuse to...Show More

51:36 | Sep 6th, 2017

The RCP team of Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti examine the sixth episode of The Keepers entitled "The Web." They look at the role the Gerry Koob and Edgar Davidson could have played in the murder. Plus they discuss the emergence of Si...Show More

46:18 | Aug 30th, 2017

The RCP team of Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti arc Episode 5 of The Keepers. They discuss Lil's need to confront Maskell, the journey from victimhood to survivor and analyze the possible suspects introduced in the documentary. #He...Show More

46:30 | Aug 23rd, 2017

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) arc across Episode 4 of The Keepers which includes the revelation that almost 100 girls came forward and alleged abuse. Our experts discuss the District Attorney Sharon May and the expla...Show More

49:33 | Aug 16th, 2017

The RCP team arc across episode 3 of The Keepers and discuss the controversial topic of repressed memories and explain Post Traumatic Stress, why and how it happens and how it can be treated including Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EM...Show More

1:03:41 | Aug 9th, 2017

Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti welcome author Joelle Casteix to the show. They discuss abuse detailed in the Netflix series "The Keepers" as well as reasons why these crimes are covered up, attitudes towards women predators and how to protect our chi...Show More

13:28 | Jul 27th, 2017

The Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) reassembled to give their thoughts to the recent parole of O. J. Simpson and his absurd hearing. As always, they shone the spotlight on the forgotten victims, Ron Goldman an...Show More

32:36 | Jul 26th, 2017

The RCP team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) are dropping this episode as a direct response to the media coverage of the singer Robert Kelly's abuse of young girls and women. Find out why the #RCP team are fired up and the team throw...Show More

50:46 | Jul 19th, 2017

In this controversial episode the #RCP team discuss Netflix's latest docuseries The Keepers about the unsolved murder of Sister Cathy Cesnik, a beloved nun and Catholic high school teacher in Baltimore. After disappearing on Nov. 7, 1969, Cathy's bod...Show More

1:08:42 | Jul 12th, 2017

The RCP team talk with Director Cecilia Peck about her award winning film documenting Miss Israel Linor Abargil's journey from being abducted, stabbed and raped in Milan Italy at the age of 18 and her fight not only to survive the rape, but also to b...Show More

59:13 | Jul 5th, 2017

Jim Clemente talks with James Clark, Senior Campaigner for Death Penalty Abolition for Amnesty International, about the 8 scheduled executions to be carried out in one month. The motive for all the executions was related to expiring doses of serums f...Show More

52:12 | Jul 5th, 2017

In this episode of Real Crime Profile,Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti discuss details of the Robin Hood Hills case including the obsession with tying the occult and devil worship to the murders without any evidence and why Damien Echols became the foc...Show More

1:04:25 | Jun 30th, 2017

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) talk with Michael Cannell, the author of the new acclaimed book "Incendiary: The Psychiatrist, the Mad Bomber and the Invention of Criminal Profiling. They discuss the legendary case of th...Show More

42:49 | Jun 29th, 2017

Laura Richards, Skyping from London, and Lisa Zambetti conclude their conversation regarding the Robin Hood Hills Case and the murder of three 8 year old boys in West Memphis, Arkansas. They discuss the suspect Jessie Misskelley and the inconsistenci...Show More

53:52 | Jun 23rd, 2017

In this episode Laura (who is in London via Skype) and Lisa (who is at home in LA) discuss behavioral profiling and cases including James Bulger who was tragically tortured and murdered in February 1993 in Merseyside by two ten year old boys. This ca...Show More

1:04:55 | Jun 14th, 2017

This extra special pod was a first for the #RCP team and was recorded in front of a live audience at CrimeCon, Indianapolis. Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti are joined by friend of the show Jim "Fitz" Fitzgerald and the profilers discu...Show More

17:08 | Jun 9th, 2017

Introducing a new series from Real Crime Profile host Jim Clemente. On Best Case Worst Case... We take you behind police lines. Former FBI profiler Jim Clemente & former federal prosecutor Francey Hakes get unparalleled access to law enforcement off...Show More

38:25 | Jun 8th, 2017

In this episode, Jim Clemente welcomes great friend and career-long colleague Jim Fitzgerald to discuss cases they worked, Fitz new book and their upcoming new show, Manhunt: The Unabomber, premiering August 1st on Discovery Channel. New to Real Cr...Show More

1:04:11 | Jun 8th, 2017

Jim Clemente and Laura Richards continue their analysis of the Robin Hood Hills crime scene and discuss the physical evidence, the behavior profile of the perpetrator(s) and whether they believe it to be one or a number of perpetrators, the FBIs Beha...Show More

48:50 | May 31st, 2017

Jim and Laura continue their behavioral analysis of the victimology and the crime scene and discuss the findings of the autopsy report with Lisa. The #RCP team loosely arc across the HBO documentary "Paradise Lost: The Child Murders of Robin Hood Hi...Show More

1:01:40 | May 19th, 2017

The RCP team talk to gangster Vince Ciacci about his book "Mobshot", the cycle of violence and what he has learned. Mobshot is available on Audible and is narrated by Vince. New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an episode by subscribing today at ...Show More

30:14 | May 17th, 2017

Continuing the conversation with Prof Stark about coercive control and why it's important to understand the pattern of continuing behaviour #HerNameWasAlice #CoerciveControl New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an episode by subscribing today at...Show More

53:26 | May 11th, 2017

RCP has discussed a lot of cases where coercive control is present. Many of you have asked "What is coercive control and what is the new law in England and Wales that Laura spearheaded and Evan was an adviser on?" Both Laura and Evan were in the UK ...Show More

34:20 | May 3rd, 2017

The Real Crime Profile Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) continue their analysis and controversial profile of S-Town and John B. McLemore. New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an episode by subscribing today at smarturl.it/real...Show More

34:20 | Apr 27th, 2017

The RCP team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) discuss the smash hit podcast S-Town. Jim and Laura profile the main characters and give their thoughts on the holes in the mystery. New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an episode by su...Show More

56:36 | Apr 20th, 2017

The RCP team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) discuss the documentary The Heart of Nuba with its director Ken Carlson. The movie sheds light on the victims in the remote Nuba mountains in Sudan and the extraordinary work of Dr. Tom Ca...Show More

48:15 | Apr 12th, 2017

In this Special Edition Real Crime Profile call to action episode, Jim Clemente interviews James Clark, Amnesty International Senior Death Penalty Abolition Campaigner about the new Global Report on Executions released today and the pending execution...Show More

1:05:18 | Apr 6th, 2017

The RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) are joined by a special guest, Paul Sullivan (host of the Sully Baseball Podcast) to discuss Eliza Samudio's brutal murder & her goalkeeper ex who admitted to killing her, being released ...Show More

18:13 | Apr 3rd, 2017

Today, we're introducing I Hate My Boss. Workplace Drama. Comedic Relief. Hosts Liz Dolan and Larry Seal will help you make the big decisions, navigate the small stuff and get more fulfillment from your work life. Plus, a comedy segment based at the...Show More

1:13:35 | Mar 30th, 2017

Behavioural analysis continues of the 8 women who were stalked and murdered in Baton Rouge by a serial killer. The team also discuss the psychology of the killer including his paraphilias. Warning this pod contains graphic content #KillingBayous New...Show More

53:23 | Mar 23rd, 2017

Our experts Jim Clemente and Laura Richards analyse and discuss a terrifying new case with Lisa Zambetti which spanned a 10 year period and in that time eight women were stalked and murdered in Baton Rouge by a serial killer. The team also answer yo...Show More

50:55 | Mar 16th, 2017

The Real Crime Profile Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) talk about profiling, linkage analysis and answer your questions. New to Real Crime Profile? Never miss an episode by subscribing today at smarturl.it/realcrime Thank you ...Show More

53:13 | Mar 9th, 2017

Comparative case analysis of potentially linked offences in the series. The #RCP Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) answer some listener questions about criminal behavioral analysis #BatonRouge #KillingBayous #HerNameWasEugenie #...Show More

55:20 | Mar 2nd, 2017

In the latest episode about the Baton Rouge serial killings, the Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) examine the behavior of the killer, how stalking became part of the profile and how the victims were considered ...Show More

51:49 | Feb 23rd, 2017

The Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) honors the victims and examine the cases regarding a killing spree that terrorized Baton Rouge, Louisiana between 1992 and 2003. #HerNameWasGeralyn #HerNameWasMurray New t...Show More

36:12 | Feb 17th, 2017

Kurt Cunningham was one of 23 men who were the victim of a serial killer in Louisiana between 1997 and 2006. But to Shawn Lester, Kurt was not just a name on a list. Kurt was his friend. Shawn joined the podcast to talk with the Real Crime Profile t...Show More

1:01:45 | Feb 16th, 2017

The Real Crime Profile team of Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti return to the case of the men brutally killed by a serial killer in Louisiana between 1997 and 2006 and how the killer was caught. #HisNameWasMichael #HisNameWasDatrell #...Show More

46:28 | Feb 10th, 2017

The Real Crime Profile team of Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti continue their examination of the victimology of the men brutally killed by a serial killer in Louisiana between 1997 and 2006. #HisNameWasMitchell #HisNameWasAnoka #HisNa...Show More

48:03 | Feb 9th, 2017

Between 1997 and 2006, twenty three men were victims to a serial killer who terrorized people who seemingly "fell through the cracks" in Louisiana. The Real Crime Profile team of Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti examine the victimology ...Show More

57:27 | Feb 3rd, 2017

The RCP team are joined by retired DEA agent Carson Ulrich and Pararescue jumper Ken Fournier who led the search for Cody Dial, the missing son of Nat Geo Explorer Roman Dial, in the Corcovado National Park in Costa Rica #HisNameWasCody #MissingDial ...Show More

46:23 | Feb 1st, 2017

New York Times writer David Amsden joins the RCP team again to talk about his article "Who Runs The Streets of New Orleans?" and how that was transformed into the new fox series APB. Along with Jim Clemente, Laura Richard and Lisa Zambetti, he break...Show More

47:47 | Jan 25th, 2017

The RCP team are joined by special guest New York Times writer David Amsden. David wrote a fascinating article entitled 'Who Runs the Street of New Orleans' about how a rich entrepreneur persuaded the city to create his own high tech police force. Th...Show More

43:17 | Jan 18th, 2017

Retired FBI agent Steve Moore returns to the show and tells the Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) about a theory explaining why the Perugia Police were reluctant to charge Rudy Guede. Plus he gives an update on...Show More

42:53 | Jan 13th, 2017

The Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) welcome retired FBI Agent Steve Moore, who shares his unique perspective of prosecutor Giuliano Mignini and how he affected the trial of Amanda Knox for the murder of Meredi...Show More

17:56 | Jan 6th, 2017

Today, we're introducing Hollywood & Crime, from Wondery, the network of Real Crime Profile. In 12 serialized episodes, host Tracy Pattin will uncover new evidence from the Black Dahlia case and several other murders of young women that happened arou...Show More

50:16 | Jan 4th, 2017

The Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) welcome Heather McDonald, the host of the podcast Juicy Scoop, to talk about giving voices to victims, the power of listening and the appeal of podcasting.

59:22 | Dec 28th, 2016

Jim Clemente and Laura Richards continue to analyze and discuss the official so-called "interrogation" of Rudy Guede with Lisa Zambetti. #HerNameWasMeredith

1:01:20 | Dec 22nd, 2016

Jim Clemente and Laura Richards forensically analyse, assess and discuss the official "interrogation" of Guede with Lisa Zambetti #HerNameWasMeredith

31:35 | Dec 20th, 2016

Why do we listen? If you ever wondered why you're so drawn to podcasts, this Holiday Special is just for you. Real Crime Profile is joined by the hosts of 15 other podcasts to talk about the gift and the power of listening. The world needs a lot more...Show More

1:12:34 | Dec 15th, 2016

Laura Richards and Jim Clemente continue their analysis and discussion with Lisa Zambetti of the Rudy Guede interview with Franca Leosini on the Italian television show Storie Maladette. #HerNameWasMeredith

57:54 | Dec 7th, 2016

Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti discuss and deconstruct Rudy Guede’s interview with Franca Leosini on RAI 3 Italian show Storie Maledette #HerNameWasMeredith

1:06:35 | Nov 30th, 2016

WARNING: This episode contains graphic descriptions of a crime scene and a murder. Jim Clemente and Laura Richards discuss their analysis of the crime scene with Lisa Zambetti and answer questions Meredith Kercher's family still have #HerNameWasMere...Show More

1:23:50 | Nov 24th, 2016

Laura Richards and Jim Clemente discuss the crime scene and forensics with Lisa Zambetti and focus on the questions the Kercher family still have #HerNameWasMeredith

48:28 | Nov 16th, 2016

The RCP team take a closer look at who Meredith Kercher informed by her father John's, book "Meredith: Our Daughter’s Murder and the Heartbreaking Quest for the Truth" #VictimsVoice #Victimology #HerNameWasMeredith

49:05 | Nov 9th, 2016

Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti continue to discuss Meredith Kercher, the investigation, crime scene behaviour and the forensic evidence #HerNameWasMeredith

48:23 | Nov 2nd, 2016

The Real Crime Profile Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) begin to analyze the brutal murder case of Meredith Kercher and how the bizarre series of events engulfed Amanda Knox.

1:08:02 | Oct 27th, 2016

Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti are joined by special guest Zoe Dronfield. Zoe escaped and survived a serial abuser and stalker who brutally attacked her while she slept. As a result of the attack, Zoe sustained extensive injuries, inc...Show More

42:29 | Oct 24th, 2016

The Real Crime Profile Team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) are back to catch up after a break, preview up coming episodes and share a few ghost stories along the way,

16:27 | Sep 20th, 2016

Today, we bring you a special preview of Secrets, Crimes & Audiotape, a new audio drama podcast told week after week. Secrets, Crimes & Audiotape will feature stories about crime, mystery, love, conspiracy… Some will be dramas; some will be comedies...Show More

45:40 | Sep 8th, 2016

Jim, Laura and Lisa are joined once more by special guest Bill Thomas and discuss the other victims who were murdered: David Lee Knobling, 20, and Margaret Edwards, 14, were found dead at Ragged Island Game Refuge on September 23 1987. They had b...Show More

50:35 | Aug 31st, 2016

The Real Crime Profile Team, Jim, Laura and Lisa are joined once again by special guest Bill Thomas and continue to discuss the Colonial Parkway Murders. For the very first time Bill visited the crime scene where his sister, Cathy, and her partner, B...Show More

1:01:20 | Aug 24th, 2016

The Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) are joined by special guest Bill Thomas to continue discussing the murders of Cathy Thomas and Becky Dowski and the five other young couples killed between 1986 and 1996. Th...Show More

1:03:11 | Aug 18th, 2016

The Real Crime Profile team (Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti) are honored to be joined by special guest, Bill Thomas, brother of Cathy Thomas. Cathy and Rebecca Dowski were found strangled with their throats cut at a Colonial Parkway ...Show More

45:09 | Aug 10th, 2016

Jim Clemente and Laura Richards are back from their travels and discuss with Lisa Zambetti the last six weeks on the road, Reeva Steenkamp in the news and our next case. Thank you to our sponsors Audible and Blue Apron! You can support the show and ...Show More

54:48 | Aug 3rd, 2016

Raquel Cohen of the California Innocence Project discusses three cases with Lisa Zambetti, casting director for Criminal Minds, and Allison Weiner, host of Crime Time and former New York Times journalist. Thank you to our sponsors Audible and Blue ...Show More

1:25:33 | Jul 27th, 2016

Former FBI Counter Terrorism expert Tim Clemente joins Lisa Zambetti (Criminal Minds casting director) and Bobby Chacon (Former FBI Agent) to talk about the FBI abroad, future terrorist attacks and the importance of knowing the history of Isis.

1:05:13 | Jul 20th, 2016

Former FBI Agent Robert "Bobby" Chacon joins the show to discuss the Laci Peterson, Chelsea King and Samantha Koenig murders and his involvement with aquatic forensics with the FBI. Featuring Bodhi Elfman (Mr. Scratch from Criminal Minds) .

46:06 | Jul 14th, 2016

Laura Richards (formerly of New Scotland Yard, Founder and Director of Paladin, National Stalking Advocacy Service) and Lisa Zambetti (Casting director for Criminal Minds) re-visit the murder of Reeva Steenkamp and examine the manipulations by her ki...Show More

54:06 | Jul 6th, 2016

Retired FBI Profiler James R. Fitzgerald (a.k.a Fitz) talks with Jim Clemente and Laura Richards about their early days with the FBI and how he and Jim made a very unlikely arrest.

52:41 | Jun 29th, 2016

Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti examine the inconsistencies and lies by Oscar Pistorius during his trial for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp.

03:26 | Jun 28th, 2016

This week, we bring you a preview of FOUND, a new mystery-solving show that explores personal stories of love, loss, aspiration and transformation through the lens of lost and found notes. Hosted by bestselling author and This American Life contribut...Show More

52:24 | Jun 24th, 2016

Our experts Jim Clemente and Laura Richards respond to listener questions including how to become a profiler as well as expanding upon decision making when analyzing cases.

42:29 | Jun 23rd, 2016

Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti analyze the lead up, aftermath and causes of the night club hate crime mass shooting in Orlando. Thank you Blue Apron for sponsoring our show. For a special offer for our listeners, go to www.blueapron....Show More

31:40 | Jun 15th, 2016

Jim Clemente (retired FBI profiler and Criminal Minds writer/producer) and Laura Richards (former New Scotland Yard Criminal Behavioral Analyst and foundfer of Paladin Stalking Victim's Advocacy Service) read real life cases of stalking and abuse fro...Show More

58:20 | Jun 8th, 2016

Jim Clemente, Laura Richards and Lisa Zambetti provide an insight into the relationship between Reeva Steenkamp and Oscar Pistorius before Reeva was murdered on February 14, 2013. #herNameWasReeva

1:02:43 | Jun 1st, 2016

Jim Clemente (retired FBI Profiler & Criminal Mnds Writer/Producer), Laura Richards (Former New Scotland Yard Criminal Behavioral Analyst & Founder of Paladin Stalking Victim's Advocacy Service) and Lisa Zambetti (Criminal Minds Casting Director) dis...Show More

1:03:54 | May 26th, 2016

(We realize there are sound issues with this episode. We are fixing them.) Laura Richards is back! She joins Jim Clemente and Lisa Zambetti for a discussion about The People vs. OJ Simpson and how the Civil Trial differed from the criminal trail.

1:01:02 | May 20th, 2016

Jim Clemente, former FBI profiler and writer/producer for Criminal Minds, and Lisa Zambetti, casting director for Criminal Minds, answer more listener questions about the jury process, race and abuse in connection to the series "The People vs. O.J. S...Show More