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Locked Up Abroad

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What does it feel like in the split second when you realize you're about to be locked up in a foreign country - possibly for life? In Locked Up Abroad, host Jim Clemente (Real Crime Profile) brings you first hand accounts from people who lived this n...Show More
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7 | Mexican Prison Escape

45:06 | Aug 8th, 2017

Mike Cook, Mace Stanley and Frank Sayre recount their harrowing experience attempting to smuggle 2200 lbs of marijuana into the United Sates from Mazatlan in 1972. Mike, Mace and their friend Paul were California surfers soaking up the sun south of t...Show More
14 | Saudi Whiskey Run

35:32 | Apr 23rd

Scottish chef Gordon Malloch arrives in Saudi Arabia to start a new life as a catering manager but quickly finds himself a profitable side-line as a bootlegger. His homemade hooch makes him the toast of the ex-pat party scene. But when he is caught r...Show More
13 | Raving Arizona

39:18 | Apr 23rd

When Englishman Shaun turns to Ecstasy as a relief from the stresses of his new life as a stockbroker in Phoenix, Arizona, he soon finds himself seduced by the money and glamour of dealing the drug on an industrial scale. It proves to be too little t...Show More
This is Locked Up Abroad

01:36 | Apr 23rd

When travel dreams turn to nightmares, from the creators of Dr. Death.This show is joining Luminary. For more, go to LuminaryPodcasts.com
Introducing Over My Dead Body

06:13 | Feb 12th

What happens when a seemingly-perfect marriage ends in a nasty divorce and someone ends up dead. Listen to Over My Dead Body today wherever you’re listening to this or visit www.wondery.fm/omdb
Introducing The City

05:24 | Nov 5th, 2018

The City tells true stories of how power works in urban America. Season 1 begins in Chicago, 1990. After years of disinvestment, highways are rebuilt, old buildings demolished, and new skyscrapers erected. All that rubble has to go somewhere, and it...Show More
Introducing Imagined Life

04:09 | Nov 5th, 2018

What is it like to be famous before you’re famous? What is it like to walk in the shoes of another person? Each episode of IMAGINED LIFE takes you on an immersive journey into the life of a world-famous person. It’ll be someone you may think you know...Show More
Introducing Dr. Death

12:24 | 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
Introducing I, Survivor

10:50 | Jul 31st, 2018

There are so many podcasts about crime and tragedy - but few if any who give a voice to those who survived, who overcame adversity, and who could help others get out of the way of physical or emotional harm. Subscribe today: www.wondery.fm/isurvivor
Wondery presents: Inside Jaws

09:39 | Jun 26th, 2018

Inside Jaws takes you on an immersive journey through the making of 1975’s pulse-pounding hit film Jaws, the first-ever summer blockbuster. Subscribe to Inside Jaws on Apple Podcast today or hear the all episodes ad free on wondery.com/plus
Introducing Aftermath

14:50 | Jun 6th, 2018

From the Accused podcast team, Aftermath is an episodic look at survivors of gun violence. Listen to the first 2 episodes today by searching and subscribing to Aftermath on Apple Podcasts or wherever you’re listening to this.
Wondery Presents: American Innovations

07:32 | May 10th, 2018

The phone in your hand is more powerful than all of the computers that put a man on the moon, combined. In the age of supercomputers, driverless cars, and mail-order DNA testing it’s easy to forget that the journey to these incredible innovations was...Show More
Wondery presents: Felonious Florida

07:59 | Apr 3rd, 2018

Leave behind the beaches, the theme parks and the tropical breezes. This is the dark side of the Sunshine State. Listen to Felonious Florida on Apple podcasts, wherever you’re listening to this or go to wondery.fm/florida
Introducing This Is War

09:00 | Mar 13th, 2018

A raw look at the combat and homecoming experience from American veterans who have been deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan. “This Is War” chronicles the trials of combat vets both abroad and at home. Subscribe today: wondery.fm/thisiswar
Introducing Business Wars

12:04 | 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
Introducing American History Tellers

10:20 | Jan 3rd, 2018

The Cold War, the Gold Rush, the Space Race. Every part of your life -the words you speak, the ideas you share- can be traced to our history, but how well do you really know the stories that made America? American History Tellers takes you to the eve...Show More
Interview with Billy Hayes

46:55 | Oct 17th, 2017

Listen to Locked Up Abroad host Jim Clemente's fascinating conversation with Billy Hayes, bringing you a more in depth look into his experience in Turkey and his escape from prison. We also hear about what Billy has been doing since his return and in...Show More
Introducing Inside The Exorcist

12:53 | Oct 14th, 2017

In 1973, hell came and invaded the body of a young girl. Doctors wouldn’t treat her, psychiatrists dismissed her, priests gave their lives to save her. Hear the fear for yourself. From the creators of the critically-acclaimed show 'Inside Psycho' com...Show More
Introducing Dirty John

05:46 | Oct 2nd, 2017

A true story about seduction, deception, forgiveness, denial, and ultimately, survival. Reported and hosted by Christopher Goffard from the L.A. Times. Listen to the rest of Dirty John and subscribe here so you never miss an episode: https://smartu...Show More
12 | Caribbean Nightmare

35:50 | Sep 12th, 2017

Jayne Blaydon is working as a stripper in West Yorkshire, England, when she is presented with a proposition to teach lap dancing at a new club in the Caribbean. She and her husband, David, arrive in Guyana, for what starts out as a dream vacation, bu...Show More
11 | Colombian Kidnap

44:08 | Sep 5th, 2017

Reini Weigel, a 30 year-old German woman is at the end of a long trip to South America and wants to visit the legendary Lost City, a thick tropical rain forrest on the north coast of Colombia. She and Erez Eltawil are joined by four others and begin ...Show More
10 | Nightmare In Somalia

38:03 | Aug 29th, 2017

In July 2008, Australian photojournalist Nigel Brennan is looking to make a name for himself. He joins photographer, Amanda Lindhout on a trip to record the conditions in the refugee camps in Somalia. They are aware of the danger, with rival militias...Show More
9 | Prisoner of Love

33:21 | Aug 22nd, 2017

David Scott was a 36 year-old machine operator in Swindon, England in 2007. When his father was stricken with cancer, he began searching the internet for information about the disease and unexpectedly began an online relationship with Cynthia Reyes a...Show More
8 | Heroin Sting

42:23 | Aug 15th, 2017

In 2003, Brigene Young was a 20 year-old South African woman struggling to get by. Working two bar tending jobs to support herself and her 16 year-old sister, she just needs a break. When CJ, one of her regular customers, asks her to join him on a ho...Show More
6 | Jamaican Getaway

48:05 | Aug 1st, 2017

Growing up in the South Bronx, 20 year-old Twana “TK” White dreams of a better life. Barely surviving on her salary as a security guard, she wants more. When a neighborhood drug dealer tells her that she can make $10,000 for a quick trip to Jamaica t...Show More
5 | Highway to Hell

45:19 | Jul 25th, 2017

Thomas Hamill was a truck driver in Mississippi in 2003. At 43, he felt that his life lacked adventure. The war had just begun and Thomas learned that the US military was looking for civilian drivers in Iraq. He decided that he needed to give somethi...Show More
4 | Boy Soldiers In Sierra Leone

41:45 | Jul 18th, 2017

When Phil Ashby joined the military, much of the appeal was the adventure and danger. His courage and hard work got him promoted as the youngest Admiral ever in British history. But a desk job was not for him. When the opportunity to work with the Un...Show More
3 | Busted In Bali

48:58 | Jul 11th, 2017

The story of Chris Parnell. Running horseback riding stables in Kathmandu; happily married with a young child, Chris has the perfect life. When he and his family join a friend on a vacation to this tropical paradise, he is unaware that his good buddy...Show More
2 | São Paulo Deathtrap

49:57 | Jul 11th, 2017

Los Angeles in 1993. Brendan Cosso is a 23 year-old, carefree party guy, living the high life running the VIP room at one of the hottest clubs in Hollywood. The Roxbury caters to the A-List celebrity crowd and Brendan is at the center of it all. He a...Show More
1 | Midnight Express

48:04 | Jul 11th, 2017

The story of Billy Hayes' 1970 arrest and imprisonment for possession of hashish at the Turkish Airport. Most of us know about his harrowing experience and amazing escape to safety in Greece from the 1978 Oliver Stone film, starring Brad Davis. But, ...Show More
Introducing Locked Up Abroad

02:33 | Jun 23rd, 2017

An audio adaptation of the National Geographic TV series. Hosted by Jim Clemente (host of the true crime podcast Real Crime Profile as well as the CBS documentary on Jon Benet Ramsey). Produced by Raw TV Ltd for National Geographic Channels. © 2015 N...Show More