Recent Episodes

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Spring-Heeled Jack

Through the latter half of the 1830's, an urban legend began to take shape on the rooftops and in the foggy alleyways of London…

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The Shadow Brokers (Part One: Auction)

In August of 2016, a mysterious hacker collective began releasing files and folders stolen directly from the NSA, which appeared to be legitimate cyber-weapons created by U.S. intelligence. Over the next several months, the unknown entity calling itself “The Shadow Brokers” was prepared to auction off even more of these cyber-weapons to the highest bidder…

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The Shadow Brokers (Part Two: Execute)

The enigmatic Shadow Brokers, who seemingly disappeared in January of 2017, would break their silence just three months later. This time, however, the intelligence they leaked would go on to have devastating effects in the real world...

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West Mesa Bone Collector (Part One: The Pit)

On February 2nd, 2009, a woman walking her dog would stumble upon the largest crime scene in Albuquerque history. Before long, police had begun excavating what would be the largest crime scene in Albuquerque history. Within a month, they had identified four of the victims (all were sex workers that had gone missing years prior) but several more remained unidentified... as did their collective killer...

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West Mesa Bone Collector (Part Two: The War Zone)

Through 2009, police would continue to unearth a mass grave along the western edge of Albuquerque. It took several months for investigators to piece together the details of these women's tragic lives, but the exact circumstances of their disappearances/murders would be hard to grasp. Years later, police continue to have many questions about these women, and who had targeted them...

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West Mesa Bone Collector (Part Three: 118th Street Homicides)

Since 2009, the 118th Street Task Force has worked to identify and apprehend the unknown killer of 11 women, who murdered and buried them between 2003 and 2005. Multiple suspects have been investigated, thousands of tips have been received, and other potential victims have been tied to the case… but it remains unknown who targeted these women or why.

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Larry Chism

Between September and December of 1978, Larry Chism - an unassuming young man incarcerated for numerous drug offenses - was able to orchestrate two successful escape attempts. The first landed him back in custody a week later; but the second has resulted in his continued freedom for over 40 years. To-date, he has yet to be recaptured, and is still sought after by the US Marshals…

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Judy Weichert

On the morning of July 28th, 1984, Judy Weichert set off on a jog, unaware that it would be her last. While out on her jog, Judy would be attacked by a vicious stranger. Police would later link her case to another from nearby, but more than 35 years later, Judy's case remains unsolved…

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The Assassination of Philip Barton Key

A love triangle between a Congressman, his wife, and a U.S. Attorney turns violent when a mysterious letter is received…

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Brittany Phillips

On September 30th, 2004, police in Tulsa, Oklahoma were called to the apartment of an 18-year-old college student. Brittany Phillips had not been showing up for class, and her absence had become noted by both friends and family. Inside her apartment, police would discover what had happened to Brittany… but in more than a decade, have yet to figure out who was responsible…



Hoax: An Unresolved Production

What is a hoax? It is often used alongside phrases such as "conspiracy theory" or "urban legend," but a hoax is a purposeful deception meant to fool several people. This can manifest itself in several ways: some hoaxes are harmless, little more than jokes... but others can carry serious real-world ramifications.

Hoax is a podcast series from the creator of Unresolved. Centered around some of history's most infamous and intriguing cases, Hoax dives deep into the stories of the people who craft these deceptions... and the consequences that follow.