What begins with a body in a kitchen freezer leads Debi Marshall to a sordid tale of seduction and lies, from Adelaide, to the Outback to the Adriatic Coast. Debi's investigation is the story of the five-part true crime series on Foxtel; Debi Marshall Investigates Frozen Lies. But the story of murder Victim Derrance Stevenson, draws Debi into the web of one of Australia's most terrifying network of paedophiles, known colloquially as 'The Family'. Despite the horrifying scale of the cries, only one perpetrator has ever been brought to justice.
This gripping podcast reveals Debi's investigative process and additional material to the TV series, while also following Debi's new leads as she chases fresh information, tries to lift suppression orders, and attempts to bring justice for the victims.
Run Boy, Run | Ep 8
In the gripping final episodes of FROZEN LIES, Debi engages the help of criminal profiler Kris Illingsworth to meticulously examine crime-scene evidence from the murder of Derrance Stevenson. In a tense interview, Debi outlines her evidence to...
Confronting A Killer | Ep 7
Debi dives deep into the realm of Bevan Spencer Von Einem. She meets his school friend, Paul Clark, who shares an extraordinary collection of newspaper clippings and cards curated by von Einem himself. They present a chilling snapshot...
The Hunt For Gambardella | Ep 6
This episode centres around exploring everything Debi can learn about Gino Gambardella, the man who links the case of Derrance Stevenson and The Family. Debi speaks with two victims of Gino’s sexual assault at his Chiropractic clinic, who talk...
Neil Muir Was My Father | Ep 5
Sonya Muir, the daughter of the second Family murder victim, Neil Muir, breaks her life-long silence about her father. She shares with Debi her memories of Neil, of why he was so loved by friends and family, and how her family experienced the ...
Who Was Derrance Stevenson? | Ep 4
Following Debi's call out for other victims, witnesses and perpetrators to come forward, Debi starts the episode with Darren, who explains how he made a lucky escape from von Einem and another man in costume when he was hitchhiking in Adelaide at ...
The Body In The Freezer | Ep 3
Debi explains where her investigation into true crime began, with the tragic realisation of her own partner's murder in 1992 and her hunt for the man responsible. She is joined by the director of the TV series Chris Thorburn to chat through the ex...
Well done. Some very compelling, raw interviews here. The crimes being discussed are absolutely heinous. The reporting and editing are a bit sensationalist, but I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t gripped. An interesting aspect is how the reporter is trying to lift the suppression order on naming some of the suspects.