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Aug. 23, 2022

90: The Crime Analyst | Ep 90 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 13

In this episode, Laura reflects on information shared by Brian Entin, particularly regarding whether there was a planned and co-ordinated strategy after Gabby was killed as well as about Brian’s finances, which provides a new...

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Aug. 16, 2022

89: The Crime Analyst | Ep 89 | Roe vs Wade Overturned with Rabia Cha…

In Part 2 Laura discusses the wide-reaching and catastrophic consequences of Roe vs Wade being overturned in June 2022 with attorney, advocate and best-selling New York Times author Rabia Chaudry. Laura and Rabia highlight ho...

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Aug. 12, 2022

88: The Crime Analyst | Ep 88 | Gabby Petito’s Parents Lawsuit Agains…

Laura discusses a significant update in Gabby Petito’s case. On Monday 8th August 2022, almost a year to the date of the Moab City Police stop of Gabby’s white van, Gabby’s mother, Nichole and step-father Jim Schmidt and Gabb...

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Aug. 9, 2022

87: The Crime Analyst | Ep 87 | Depp vs Heard Trial and Verdict with …

With the Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard trial back in the news, Laura discusses the case with attorney, advocate and best-selling New York Times author Rabia Chaudry. Laura asks Rabia her legal perspective about the Depp/Heard ca...

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Aug. 2, 2022

86: The Crime Analyst | Ep 86 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 11

Laura continues her fascinating interview with Brian Entin, senior National Correspondent for NewsNation and discusses how ‘strategic’ Brian Laundrie and his family may have been as well as other information that may come to ...

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July 26, 2022

85: The Crime Analyst | Ep 85 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 10

Laura interviews special guest Brian Entin, senior National Correspondent for NewsNation who covered Gabby’s case from the start. Brian was posted up outside the Laundrie’s home in Florida. He also went to the location where ...

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July 19, 2022

84: The Crime Analyst | Ep 84 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 9

In this episode, Laura discusses the other police body worn cameras and highlights new key information available from Officer Pratt’s footage, which was released on Friday 1st October. It took Moab City Police Department more...

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July 12, 2022

83: The Crime Analyst | Ep 83 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 8

In this episode, Laura continues to break down Gabby and Brian’s behaviour using the police body worn camera footage from the Moab City Police Department. Laura highlights an important statement Brian makes about the relation...

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July 5, 2022

82: The Crime Analyst | Ep 82 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 7

In this episode, Laura continues to break down Gabby and Brian’s behaviour using the police body worn camera footage from the Moab City Police Department. Laura highlights an important eyewitness who details Brian’s controlli...

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June 28, 2022

81: The Crime Analyst | Ep 81 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 6

Laura has taken the decision to interrupt the Gabby Petito series to share her preliminary analyses and deconstruction of the confession letter written by Brian Laundrie, which was published on Friday 24th June. The publicati...

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June 21, 2022

80: The Crime Analyst | Ep 80 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 5

In this episode, Laura deconstructs Gabby and Brian’s behaviour using the police body worn camera footage from the Moab City Police Department. Laura shares her expert analysis and highlights key intervention and prevention o...

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June 20, 2022

Preview: Hollywood & Crime - The Execution of Bonny Lee Barkley

On May 4, 2001, Bonny Lee Bakley was found fatally shot in a car on a dark North Hollywood street. The prime suspect was her husband, famed actor Robert Blake. But Bonny, a longtime con artist, had plenty of enemies. …

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June 14, 2022

79: The Crime Analyst | Ep 79 | Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard with Lucia…

Laura continues her discussion about the Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard trial with special guest Lucia Osborne-Crowley. Lucia is a writer, journalist, lawyer and survivor. She currently works as a staff reporter for Law360 coveri...

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June 7, 2022

78: The Crime Analyst | Ep 78 | Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard with Lucia…

In this episode Laura discusses the Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard trial and the verdict with special guest Lucia Osborne-Crowley. Lucia is a writer, journalist, lawyer and survivor. She currently works as a staff reporter for La...

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May 31, 2022

77: The Crime Analyst | Ep 77 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 4

In this episode Laura continues her analysis of one more post on Gabby’s Instagram account, a second post that was published on August 12, as well as analysis of Gabby’s TikiTok account, further highlighting inconsistencies ...

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May 24, 2022

76: The Crime Analyst | Ep 76 | Investigating Jimmy Savile with Meiri…

Laura continues her conversation with Meirion Jones, who along with Liz MacKean, investigated Jimmy Savile when they worked for the BBC. Together they lifted the lid on Savile’s prolific and serial sexual offending behaviour ...

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May 17, 2022

75: The Crime Analyst | Ep 75 | Investigating Jimmy Savile with Meiri…

Laura interviews Meirion Jones, who along with Liz MacKean, investigated Jimmy Savile when they worked for the BBC. Together they lifted the lid on Savile’s prolific and serial sexual offending behaviour, targeting the most v...

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May 10, 2022

74: The Crime Analyst | Ep 74 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 3

Laura continues to analyse Gabby’s social media for clues and highlights some odd inconsistencies in the last posts on Gabby’s Instagram account. You can follow along on Gabby’s Instagram @gabspetito and Laura’s Instagram @cr...

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May 3, 2022

73: The Crime Analyst | Ep 73 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 2

In this episode, Laura continues to profile Gabby Petito’s case starting with victimology and analysing Gabby’s social media. Laura highlights some emerging patterns and also explains our obsession with ‘stranger danger’ mean...

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April 26, 2022

72: The Crime Analyst | Ep 72 | The Murder of Gabby Petito, Part 1

In this episode, Laura profiles Gabby Petito’s case from a behavioural, investigative and preventative perspective. Having watched the police body worn camera footage captured when Moab City Police attended a domestic violenc...

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April 19, 2022

71: The Crime Analyst | Ep 71 | Profiling ‘Bad Vegan: Fame, Fraud and…

Media headlines screamed ‘Vegan Vixen’ ‘Vegan Bernie Madoff’ simplifying Sarma’s Melngailis motivation for stealing $2 million from her own restaurant was to make her dog, Leon, immortal. Others call what happened to Sarma ‘p...

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April 12, 2022

70: The Crime Analyst | Ep 70 | Profiling ‘Bad Vegan: Fame, Fraud and…

Are you still trying to make sense of the Netflix docuseries Bad Vegan? You are not alone! So many of you asked Laura to deconstruct and analyse the case. In this episode, Laura goes behind the scenes of the four-part …

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March 25, 2022

69: The Crime Analyst | Ep 69 | R Time

Thank you for tuning in and for all your support. Crime Analyst wouldn’t be possible without you lovely lot. I’m taking some much-needed time out. More soon - so stay tuned! #TrueCrime #Podcast #CrimeAnalyst #Selfcare Follow...

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March 18, 2022

68: The Crime Analyst | Ep 68 | Profiling The Batman with Umberto Gon…

In this episode, Laura asks special guest Umberto Gonzalez, fanboy journalist and Heroic Hollywood founder who currently covers the superhero beat for The Wrap the critical questions you want answered, including: · Who i...

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