27 episodes

A bi-weekly true crime podcast focused exclusively on murdered and missing persons cases out of the Houston Metro area. Explore the city's diverse and eclectic culture while examining the darker stories that weave the downtown streets and flow out down the bayous. No stranger to crime, Houston has thousands of stories to tell, from unsolved murder mysteries to current missing persons cases. See H-Town in a new light, a light inclusive to every victim in Houston, no matter the sex, race, or income. Let's show the true crime world how the fourth largest city in the US deals with crime and violence. Also, how Boomtown can come together as a city to help a neighbor, many of whom have lived far too long without answers.

Murder City: True Crime of Houston, Texas Murder City

    • True Crime
    • 4.3 • 126 Ratings

A bi-weekly true crime podcast focused exclusively on murdered and missing persons cases out of the Houston Metro area. Explore the city's diverse and eclectic culture while examining the darker stories that weave the downtown streets and flow out down the bayous. No stranger to crime, Houston has thousands of stories to tell, from unsolved murder mysteries to current missing persons cases. See H-Town in a new light, a light inclusive to every victim in Houston, no matter the sex, race, or income. Let's show the true crime world how the fourth largest city in the US deals with crime and violence. Also, how Boomtown can come together as a city to help a neighbor, many of whom have lived far too long without answers.

    Murder City: Coming Soon

    Murder City: Coming Soon

    Murder City: True Crime of Houston, Texas would like you to join in our excitement as we gear up closer and closer to launch! A true crime podcast focused exclusively on the Houston Metro area. With no shortage of case material, we've made it our mission to spotlight some of these forgotten stories and to give the victims and families another chance for justice and closure.

    • 1 min
    Power, Pleasure, & Psychosis.

    Power, Pleasure, & Psychosis.

    What drives someone to kill? Survival? Sickness? Desire? Listen in as CC tells the story of three Houston women, Christine Paolilla, Karla Faye Tucker, and Andrea Yates, who murdered for three distinct reasons - Power, Pleasure, & Psychosis.
     
     
     
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qb0a_TdXV5Y
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christine_Paolilla (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christine_Paolilla)
    https://abcnews.go.com/US/made-houston-teen-kill-friends/story?id=12510159 (https://abcnews.go.com/US/made-houston-teen-kill-friends/story?id=12510159)
    https://abcnews.go.com/2020/slideshow/miss-irresistible-murderer-8650483 (https://abcnews.go.com/2020/slideshow/miss-irresistible-murderer-8650483)
    https://medium.com/@katherinemorgan02/christine-paolilla-the-clear-lake-murderer-1f88d60263d6 (https://medium.com/@katherinemorgan02/christine-paolilla-the-clear-lake-murderer-1f88d60263d6)
    www.Murderpedia.org/female.T/t/tucker-karla.htm
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karla_Faye_Tucker (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karla_Faye_Tucker)
    http://www.clarkprosecutor.org/html/death/US/tucker437.htm (http://www.clarkprosecutor.org/html/death/US/tucker437.htm)
    https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/2444/karla-faye-tucker (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/2444/karla-faye-tucker)
    www.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrea_Yates
    https://www.biography.com/crime-figure/andrea-yates (https://www.biography.com/crime-figure/andrea-yates)
    https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673606697894/fulltext (https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673606697894/fulltext)
    https://hhs.texas.gov/services/mental-health-substance-use/state-hospitals/kerrville-state-hospital (https://hhs.texas.gov/services/mental-health-substance-use/state-hospitals/kerrville-state-hospital)
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kerrville_State_Hospital (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kerrville_State_Hospital)
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXOMW5AvGCc (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXOMW5AvGCc)

    • 43 min
    Morbid

    Morbid

    Short, sweet, and deliciously morbid.  Let CC take you inside the mind of a murderer and hear what it's like when Matthew McCombs seeks to satisfy his morbid curiosity.
     
     
    https://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Parents-of-murdered-Sugar-Land-teen-face-killer-1811663.php

    https://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Police-Morbid-curiosity-led-to-teen-s-slaying-1643809.php

    https://www.chron.com/search/?action=search&searchindex=solr&query=%22Matthew+R.+McCombs%22&channel=news%2Fhouston-texas&page=2

    https://today.agrilife.org/2007/02/07/sugar-land-teen-honored-with-named-texas-am-scholarship/

    https://www.myplainview.com/news/article/Police-Teen-admits-to-killing-cites-morbid-8600565.php

    https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/15024418/ashton-caneill-glover

    https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/houstonchronicle/obituary.aspx?n=ashton-caneill-glover&pid=18438881
     
    http://fbnow.uber.matchbin.com/bookmark/12306-McCombs-Cops-Plea-Gets-50-Year-Prison-Sentence-For-Ashton-Glover-Murder

    • 34 min
    Kent McGowen

    Kent McGowen

    In Episode 21 we breakdown a case where the checks and balances failed, and failed miserably. How does a person who leaves a trail of red flags everywhere they go, continue to have opportunities to terrorize the Houston community? One August night everything would hit a breaking point and someone would pay for other's shortcomings.https://www.houstonpress.com/news/killer-behind-th… (https://www.houstonpress.com/news/killer-behind-the-badge-6572421)https://smile.amazon.com/Warrant-Kill-Story-Obsess… (https://smile.amazon.com/Warrant-Kill-Story-Obsession-Killer/dp/B002B723DW/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=a+warrant+to+kill&qid=1563622808&s=gateway&sr=8-1)

    • 1 hr 8 min
    713 Day!

    713 Day!

    B & CC are back with a bang and a whole lot of Houston true crime to celebrate The Houston Holiday - July 13 aka 713 day. Come be a Houstonian for the day and listen to us discuss everything from Texas Equusearch to the Texas legislature making an oopsie, the girls dish it all in Episode 20.

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Joan Robinson Hill

    Joan Robinson Hill

    Joan Robinson Hill led a glamorous life in mid-century Houston. She was beautiful, rich, and very successful in the equestrian world. She would marry John Hill, later Dr. John Hill, and she was determined to make her third marriage last. As the Hill’s moved up in Houston society, their personal lives would suffer, eventually ending in tragedy. This infamous Houston case still resonates with residents today, leaving everyone to wonder what really happened in the house on Kirby Drive.

    https://www.amazon.com/Blood-Money-Thomas-Thompson/dp/0786709472 (https://www.amazon.com/Blood-Money-Thomas-Thompson/dp/0786709472)

    https://www.texasarchive.org/library/index.php/2015_02478 (https://www.texasarchive.org/library/index.php/2015_02478)

    https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6503568-prescription (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6503568-prescription)

    http://joanhillmurdersaga.com/ (http://joanhillmurdersaga.com/)

    https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/5754808/joan-olive-hill (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/5754808/joan-olive-hill)

    Have a safe and fun St. Patrick’s Day!
     
    www.murdercitypod.com (http://www.murdercitypod.com/)

    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
126 Ratings

126 Ratings

Ccrgirl61 ,

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Assirok9540 ,

Love y’all CC we would be BFFS

I’m from Harris county now in Dallas. Love how y’all do the show. Interesting and love the real talk I drop f bombs just like you. Love the pod cast

Aealizzie ,

So important to spread the word!

Houston is a huge city that needs some love! These wonderful podcasters do a great job of highlighting cases that need the attention to either let people know what happened or solve those cases.

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