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*Season 2 is coming LATE SUMMER 2018! The Fall Line Podcast is a true-crime audio serial focused on marginalized communities in Georgia, and covers one story per season. Sometimes we investigate, sometimes we reveal--but we're always telling stories ...Show More

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Lost and Found

44:08 | Jan 16th

What happens if a person believes they are a missing child--or pretends to believe? And for children who are recovered: what comes next?

Kidnappers

55:56 | Jan 9th

This episode explores the psychology and motivations of infant abductors, and expands to discuss both Grady cases and others in our nation.

Janquia & Tavish

43:48 | Dec 19th, 2018

Episode four details kidnappings that took place in 1989 and 1993; one of the infants is still missing today.

Shanta

47:33 | Dec 12th, 2018

This episode details the kidnapping--and eventual recovery--of Shanta Alexander, kidnapped from an Atlanta hospital at 12 hours old.

Raymond

47:09 | Dec 5th, 2018

Episode 2: Raymond focuses on the 1978 kidnapping of a five-day-old infant, whose kidnapper gained his mother's trust when she managed to sneak onto the Grady maternity ward.

Atlanta

32:27 | Nov 28th, 2018

This episode introduces the season's cases and the city of Atlanta circa 1978-1996, where seven babies born at Grady Memorial Hospital would be kidnapped.

Introducing Impact Statement

24:50 | Mar 22nd, 2018

We're sharing a full episode from our friend Charlie's (co-host of In Sight) new show because we think you'll love it; this is not a paid promo, advertisement, or anything of the like. We simply want to make you aware of the project. Impact Statement...Show More

16: Season 1 Update 5 Anniversary Vigil 3/18/18

03:22 | Mar 12th, 2018

On March 18, 2018, from 2-4 pm, there will be the first-ever day of remembrance/vigil held to mark the 28th anniversary of the disappearance of Jeannette and Dannette Millbrook.  Please join us at the Augusta Mart in Augusta, GA from 2-4 p.m. on 3/1...Show More

2: Season 2 Preview: The Grady Babies

14:38 | Feb 19th, 2018

In the Season 2 preview, we introduce you to our next case—or rather cases. Since 1978, seven babies have been taken from different areas of Atlanta’s Grady Memorial Hospital, from the maternity waiting room to pediatric recovery to new mothers’ room...Show More

1: Full Season 2 coming!

03:01 | Jan 15th, 2018

Please listen to this short announcement concerning the complete re-recording, editing, narrative tightening, and re-shaping of season one, and a sneak peek into what's coming up next!

7: Season 1.5 Postscript 1: Announcements

02:45 | Dec 13th, 2017

A note about the Apple Podcasts app and the update's effect on your playlist, and a much more important call to action--please take a listen, and if you can help, contact us at falllinepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks, and have a very happy holiday. <3

6: Season 1.5, Episode 5: Questions

43:17 | Dec 11th, 2017

In our special season 1.5 Q&A episode, we're joined by J Ryan Green, private investigator, former law-enforcement officer, and current host of the podcast Gone at 21\. Ryan weighs in on the case, and we answer listener questions that have been submit...Show More

5: S1.5 Episode 4: 28 Years

33:22 | Dec 4th, 2017

Season 1.5, Episode 4: wraps up our four-part series on the disappearance of Monica and Michael Bennett, who went missing in Brunswick, GA on the evening of June 21st, 1989\. We speak to the siblings’ sister, a criminology professor and student who l...Show More

4: Season 1.5 Episode 3: Rumors

33:18 | Nov 27th, 2017

Season 1.5, Episode 3: Rumors details theories and rumors in the case of Monica and Michael Bennett, the Brunswick, GA siblings who disappeared in 1989 and who have not been seen since. Could drug dealers have been involved? Is there a connection to ...Show More

3: Season 1.5 Ep2: The Disappearance

32:00 | Nov 20th, 2017

Season 1.5, Episode 2: The Disappearance details the case of Monica and Michael Bennett, the Brunswick, GA siblings who disappeared in 1989; this episode focuses in particular on the events that occurred on June 21st, the day the brother and sister w...Show More

2: Season 1.5 Ep 1: Monica and Michael

34:16 | Nov 13th, 2017

Season 1.5, Episode 1: Monica and Michael details the case of the Brunswick, GA siblings who disappeared in 1989, and covers both the essentials of their case and the secret that allegedly drove Monica and Michael from their parents’ home. We’re now ...Show More

1: Season 1.5 Preview: Brunswick

18:38 | Oct 16th, 2017

*Note: We will be omitting certain names throughout this season, and are still trying out various methods to find the best way of doing so. The first time you hear this, you may think it's an audio glitch--it's not. We'd love to get feedback on FB o...Show More

Announcement: Reward!

02:49 | Sep 22nd, 2017

We are thrilled to announce a crowdfunded, family/podcast sanctioned reward fund in the Millbrook case. You can donate here: Twins' reward fund: https://www.youcaring.com/dannetteandjeannettemillbrook-936822 Or search “You Caring” for either twin’s ...Show More

Special Episode: Hope

26:22 | Sep 4th, 2017

In this special episode, Shanta discusses her long-awaited meeting with the sheriff, and we preview season 1.5, which covers the case of missing Brunswick, GA siblings Monica and Michael Bennett. Do you enjoy this show? If so, a 5-star review on iTun...Show More

Minisode: Q&A 2

14:17 | Aug 21st, 2017

Do you enjoy this show? If so, a 5-star review on iTunes would be incredibly helpful. This minisode, we answer frequent listener-submitted questions . Stay tuned for for further developments by staying subscribed, following us on twitter @falllinepo...Show More

Special: an interview with Shanta Sturgis

25:15 | Aug 7th, 2017

This special episode includes brief updates on NCMEC’s commitment to raising awareness of Dannette and Jeannette, but is largely focused on presenting an in-depth interview with the twins’ sister, Shanta. She touches on topics familiar to most of our...Show More

Minisode: A Few Clicks

09:04 | Aug 2nd, 2017

Our response to a few issues raised in a July 31st Augusta Chronicle article and the functionality of 1990s databases.  Mixed and mastered by Tom Young of Funk Bungalow.

Episode 7: Closure

25:24 | Jul 31st, 2017

This is the last "regular" episode of the season, but not the last we'll be releasing on the Millbrook case. In the following weeks, several special episodes will be coming up, and we are in plans for a mini-season and second full-length season focus...Show More

Special: Introducing Best Case, Worst Case

03:14 | Jul 27th, 2017

Please check out the short discussion we had with former federal prosecutor Francey Hakes, co-host of Best Case Worst Case with Jim Clemente, former FBI profiler and writer and producer for Criminal Minds. Francey and John’s new show gives us a fasci...Show More

Episode 6: Damages

29:54 | Jul 24th, 2017

In Episode 6: Damages, we reflect on the different kinds of trauma caused the loss of a child—or in this case, children—especially when the family has no sense of closure. More details regarding the Aiken Doe are covered, as is one host’s meeting wit...Show More

Episode 5: Q&A

56:57 | Jul 17th, 2017

Episode 5: Q&A. There’s  an interview regarding researching case with Micheal Whelan of the Unresolved Podcast, a discussion regarding human trafficking with Alex Trouteaud, Director of Policy and Research for Demand Abolition, an interview with Wint...Show More

Episode Four: Theories

40:01 | Jul 10th, 2017

In Episode 4: Theories, we sort through the plausible and possible, examine possible involvement by local offenders like Joseph Patrick Washington, discuss sex trafficking, and look at some of the more popular internet discussions concerning the case...Show More

Episode 3: Hearsay

38:19 | Jun 26th, 2017

In this episode, the concept of “hearsay”—and all of the rumors, gossip, and misinformation that have appeared in this case—are addressed. We go through the twins’ file, their removal from the NCMEC database, experiences at school, allegations of juv...Show More

Episode 2: March 18, 1990

36:16 | Jun 19th, 2017

Episode 2: March 18, 1990 examines the events that occurred on the day of the disappearance of Augusta, GA twins Dannette and Jeannette Millbrook, and lays the groundwork for Episode 3; Hearsay. Thanks for your attention--please subscribe and share t...Show More

Episode 1: Augusta Remastered

32:49 | Jun 12th, 2017

Now, completely produced, re-recorded, and reformatted courtesy of Tom Young of Funk Bungalow. If you listened to it before, we suggest you download it again! There's new information and a new format here. “Episode 1: Augusta” introduces the city and...Show More

The Fall Line Podcast Coming Soon

01:47 | Jun 6th, 2017

The Fall Line Podcast investigates the March 18, 1990 disappearance of Augusta, GA twins Dannette and Jeannette Millbrooks. The twins, who were fifteen at the time, were treated without cause as runaways and their case was closed less than week after...Show More