14 episodes

“Nordic Crimes” dives deep into chilling true crime stories from Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, and Iceland, spanning from the turbulent 1970s to modern day. Each season uncovers five compelling cases, revealing the pursuit of justice in the enigmatic Nordic lands. Discover the dark side of these serene societies - a must for fans of true crime and Nordic noir.
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    • True Crime
    • 4.6 • 7 Ratings

“Nordic Crimes” dives deep into chilling true crime stories from Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, and Iceland, spanning from the turbulent 1970s to modern day. Each season uncovers five compelling cases, revealing the pursuit of justice in the enigmatic Nordic lands. Discover the dark side of these serene societies - a must for fans of true crime and Nordic noir.
Become a member at https://plus.acast.com/s/nordic-crimes.



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    Season 3 - Teaser

    Season 3 - Teaser

    Nordic Crimes is taking a short break over the summer, but fear not - the suspense will return. Our new season, featuring gripping crime cases from Norway, premieres on September 3rd. Become a member at https://plus.acast.com/s/nordic-crimes.



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    • 2 min
    The crypto caper

    The crypto caper

    In Iceland's history of unusual crimes, the 2017 Bitcoin heist stands out. Utilizing the abandoned infrastructures of Keflavík, criminals executed a series of high-tech thefts, exploiting the area's ideal conditions for bitcoin farming. The so called “crypto caper” is a story involving ingenious yet flawed plans and culminating in a prison escape and international chase.
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    This episode was written and reported by Ragnar Tómas. Producer and sound designer was Eiríkur Sigurðsson. Executive producer is Nils Bergman.
    Music from Epidemic Sound and Extreme Music
    Nordic Crimes is a Tall Tale production.
    Contact: nils@talltale.se
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    • 52 min
    Harbor of secrets

    Harbor of secrets

    In 2004, the small town of Neskaupstaður becomes the scene of a complex crime with the death of a Lithuanian national linked to a perilous drug operation. Unveiling the dark underbelly of Iceland's drug trade, the case exposes international criminal networks and their impact on a small community, challenging local law enforcement with its scope and severity.
    Binge the entire season immediately and without ads by becoming a Plus subscriber, and enjoy the added perk of exclusive access to a hidden bonus episode each season.
    This episode was written and reported by Ragnar Tómas. Producer and sound designer was Eiríkur Sigurðsson. Executive producer is Nils Bergman.
    Music from Epidemic Sound and Extreme Music
    Nordic Crimes is a Tall Tale production.
    Contact: nils@talltale.se
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    • 43 min
    An icelandic heist

    An icelandic heist

    In 1998, Reykjavik experienced a distinctive crime: the audacious theft of an entire ATM. The case, notable for its unusual nature, involved an innovative investigative approach. It also brought to light the complex role of addiction in driving criminal acts, highlighting the uniqueness and challenges of this particular crime in Iceland's history.
    Binge the entire season immediately and without ads by becoming a Plus subscriber, and enjoy the added perk of exclusive access to a hidden bonus episode each season.
    This episode was written and reported by Ragnar Tómas. Producer and sound designer was Eiríkur Sigurðsson. Executive producer is Nils Bergman.
    Music from Epidemic Sound and Extreme Music
    Nordic Crimes is a Tall Tale production.
    Contact: nils@talltale.se
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    • 40 min
    Murder on the sands

    Murder on the sands

    In 1982, two French sisters traveling in Iceland face a horrifying ordeal on Skeiðarársandur. Their encounter with a seemingly benign local transforms into a nightmarish struggle for survival, unraveling a tale of deception, violence, and the shattering of innocence.
    Binge the entire season immediately and without ads by becoming a Plus subscriber, and enjoy the added perk of exclusive access to a hidden bonus episode each season.
    This episode was written and reported by Ragnar Tómas. Producer and sound designer was Eiríkur Sigurðsson. Executive producer is Nils Bergman.
    Music from Epidemic Sound and Extreme Music
    Nordic Crimes is a Tall Tale production.
    Contact: nils@talltale.se
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    • 48 min
    An unsolved homicide

    An unsolved homicide

    In Reykjavík 1968, the grim execution-style murder of taxi driver unveils a complex investigation riddled with police errors and dead ends. The discovery of a rare gun entangles multiple suspects, leaving lingering questions about the true perpetrator.
    Binge the entire season immediately and without ads by becoming a Plus subscriber, and enjoy the added perk of exclusive access to a hidden bonus episode each season.
    This episode was written and reported by Ragnar Tómas. Producer and sound designer was Eiríkur Sigurðsson. Executive producer is Nils Bergman.
    Music from Epidemic Sound and Extreme Music
    Nordic Crimes is a Tall Tale production.
    Contact: nils@talltale.se
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    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

SaltySpeget ,

Social issues

I appreciate the nuance with which social experiences may be connected with criminal behavior.

Caduce07 ,

Interesting

I like this show. They cover some obscure cases, which is refreshing. For true crime enthusiasts looking for something different, this podcast might just hit the spot

Nubian Lyaness ,

Amazing podcast

The cases so far are definitely intriguing! Enough detail to keep you hooked. I enjoy the some time slow pace as it helps to understand everything better. Definitely recommend it to those into true crime podcasts!

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