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Missing Johnny: Changing the Laws

Missing Johnny: Changing the Laws

12/12/12 07:00PM

Twelve-year-old Johnny Gosch disappeared while delivering newspapers in his quiet West Des Moines, Iowa neighborhood one morning in 1982. In an era before amber alerts, Johnny’s parents struggled with the law enforcement response, and took matters into... watch

Caught on Camera: What on Earth?

Caught on Camera: What on Earth?

12/07/12 07:00PM

January 12, 2010. A historic earthquake strikes the Caribbean island nation of Haiti. In just 35 seconds, most of the capital city of Port-Au-Prince lies in ruins. Icelandic Search and Rescue, known as ICE-SAR, is the first international team to arrive... watch

Caught on Camera: Dash Cam Diaries 6

Caught on Camera: Dash Cam Diaries 6

12/04/12 07:00PM

In La Joya, Texas, police are tracking a Chevy Suburban carrying suspected illegal immigrants. As the high-speed chase surges on, police are shocked when the driver turns onto a side street and…and jumps out of the moving car! But the surprises aren’t... watch

Caught on Camera: What Would You Do? 3

Caught on Camera: What Would You Do? 3

11/27/12 07:00PM

Police dashboard cameras record a high-speed hunt for a man whose car is stuck on cruise control at 60 mph. As his vehicle barrels down the highway, the driver must decide whether to keep going and potentially hit other cars — or drive off the road. It... watch

Laced up, ready to go!

Laced up, ready to go!

11/27/12 07:00PM

The only shoes inmates are allowed to wear at San Antonio’s Bexar County Jail are shower shoes.  Inmate Patrick Leddy has found an ingenious way around that little problem. watch

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Monique

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Monique

11/16/12 07:00PM

Inmate Monique Jeffries says that she is in Louisville Metro because of “Ike and Tina” – the nicknames she’s given to her fists. More shocking than who she named her fists after is who she is accused of using them on. Her own mother. watch

Profiling Evil

Profiling Evil

11/14/12 07:00PM

Forensic psychiatrist, Dr. Park Dietz, describes to Roger Kibbe, the I-5 Strangler, his theories behind why Kibbe committed his horrific crimes. watch

Profiling Evil

Profiling Evil

11/14/12 07:00PM

Roger Kibbe, the I-5 Strangler, starkly describes what went through his mind as he brutally raped and killed his 7 victims. watch

Caught on Camera: Watch Out!

Caught on Camera: Watch Out!

11/13/12 07:00PM

A century-old building in downtown Manhattan is ablaze, and more than 200 firefighters are called to the scene. They are forced to fight the fire from the outside, but even that has its risks. Will the building stand nine hours of fire and thousands of... watch

Profiling Evil

Profiling Evil

11/12/12 07:00PM

Roger Kibbe, better known as the I-5 Strangler, terrorized Northern California from 1977 until his capture in 1988, raping and killing at least 7 women. As part of a plea deal, he agreed to talk about his crimes. The result: a chilling interview that... watch

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