10 episodes

Two serial killers, Dean Corll and John Wayne Gacy, thousands of miles apart, brutally murdered over 60 teenage boys. The police said the murders were the work of these sole deranged killers, but for the first time we reveal that they were actually connected by a network of pedophiles which was partially financed by prominent members of American society. This is America's sordid secret.

The Clown and the Candyman Investigation Discovery

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    • 4.5 • 785 Ratings

Two serial killers, Dean Corll and John Wayne Gacy, thousands of miles apart, brutally murdered over 60 teenage boys. The police said the murders were the work of these sole deranged killers, but for the first time we reveal that they were actually connected by a network of pedophiles which was partially financed by prominent members of American society. This is America's sordid secret.

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    • 24 min
    Ep. 8: “The Dust Never Settles” –The Lost Boys, then and now

    Ep. 8: “The Dust Never Settles” –The Lost Boys, then and now

    Over 40 years later, the cases of the Clown and the Candyman are still open; some of the boys killed remain unnamed. A cold case cop and a forensic anthropologist strive to put these cases to rest...but time is running out.


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    • 43 min
    Ep. 7: “My Friend the Murderer” – One man befriends two predators to uncover a conspiracy

    Ep. 7: “My Friend the Murderer” – One man befriends two predators to uncover a conspiracy

    One man's research about John Wayne Gacy uncovered a connection to a nationwide sex trafficker. For four years he recorded his conversations with the Killer Clown. No one has heard these tapes before… until now.
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    • 43 min
    Ep.6: “Ten Days in December” – The inside story of tracking John Wayne Gacy with the cops who were there

    Ep.6: “Ten Days in December” – The inside story of tracking John Wayne Gacy with the cops who were there

    The surveillance operation that tracked John Wayne Gacy for ten days has every element of a 1970s cop show. The inside story... with the Detectives who were there.
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    • 40 min
    Ep. 5: “The Apex Predator” – The story of a Boy Sex Trafficking Kingpin

    Ep. 5: “The Apex Predator” – The story of a Boy Sex Trafficking Kingpin

    His operation stretched across America, he was caught many times, but his clients were never prosecuted. Jacqueline exposes a boy sex trafficker with connections to the Clown and the Candyman.


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    • 37 min
    Ep.4: “Scouts Honor” – How the pedo mob infiltrated the Boy Scout

    Ep.4: “Scouts Honor” – How the pedo mob infiltrated the Boy Scout

    Jacqueline Bynon follows the web of men preying on boys in the 70s all the way to New Orleans. The story of America’s first Boy Scout scandal.


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Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
785 Ratings

785 Ratings

biggiesmallzthepup ,

Amazing

Love this, offers a ton of new insight onto what many of us already suspected about gacy! That he didn’t work fully alone! Please make more episodes!

Pattijong ,

Excellent podcast

Would love to here or episodes

Rowstarboard ,

Bravo!

This is so good! I recommend it to everyone!

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