Forgotten: Women of Juárez

1. A Cross-Border Killer?

42:49 | Jun 1st

12 recommendations

For the last three decades, women have gone missing in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, right across the border from El Paso, Texas. Some are found later, bearing the telltale signs of a serial killer. Hosts Oz...Show More


Recommendations

mm recommended:Jun 25th

This podcast will give you chills. So many women are disappearing in the border town of Juárez, Mexico that they call it a "femicide". They're dumped in mass desert graves and "overkilled" (i.e. strangled, shot *and* knifed). Excellent investigation and thoughtful exploration of these horrific crime...Show More

I thought this episode was:

💔 Heart-breaking
🎶 Musically superb
💯 A must listen
👍 Well-produced
🕵️‍ Well-researched

mmSep 5th

@serena Also highly recommend this series about the missing women in a US-Mexican border town

iheartradiopodcasts recommended:Jul 17th

Forgotten: Women of Juárez is a new true crime podcast about the Juárez murders. Host Oz Woloshyn, an Emmy and Peabody-award winning producer and writer, and his co-host Mónica Ortiz Uribe travel to Juárez to uncover the truth behind these devastating murders, while reminding us that social injustic...Show More

danny recommended:Jul 19th

Women being murderer at a border town and a couple of reporters trying to get to the bottom of it.

I thought this episode was:

😢 Moving
💔 Heart-breaking
👍 Well-produced
🕵️‍ Well-researched

jennx recommended:Jul 19th

In Juárez, disposing a body is easy—you don’t have to dig too deep...you’re digging through sand afterall. Since 1993, authorities have discovered over 370 bodies of women in mass graves on the border of US-Mexico that have been brutalized and tortured. Could there be a serial killer on the loose o...Show More

I thought this episode was:

😱 Horrifying
💯 A must listen
🤯 Unbeliveable

alishiamarie recommended:Jul 19th

This has been on my list for a little while and I finally am getting around to it, so far it is REALLY well done. The narrators are empathic and kind while leading you down a very dark road.

sauce3834 recommended:Jul 21st

It's a gripping real life thriller that leaves you wondering what's going to happen next.

I thought this episode was:

🥜 Nuts
😢 Moving
😱 Horrifying
🧐 Intriguing
💯 A must listen
🤔 Thought-provoking

maureen recommended:Jul 23rd

Really enjoyed this! Very well done! Sad so this happened to these young women and nobody held accountable... corruption at its best.

I thought this episode was:

😢 Moving
💔 Heart-breaking

mmJul 23rd

@maureen Wonder what's going to happen by the end of the series. Here's to hoping the perpetrators will be held to account 🤞

yesenia recommended:Jul 23rd

I thought this episode was:

💔 Heart-breaking

jend recommended:Jul 28th

I thought this episode was:

💔 Heart-breaking

ambahjay recommended:Jun 7th

First, individual bodies of murdered women were found. Then they started finding mass graves. Technically true crime, but with larger implications. How big of a difference can a national border make when it seperates women living in neighboring cities?

I thought this episode was:

💔 Heart-breaking
💯 A must listen