The border town of Brownsville, Texas is one of the poorest places in the continental United States. Wracked by crime in the form of drug-use and prostitution, this small … Read More
A subset of our audience really has an issue with episodes that feature any crimes being done to children. That’s understandable, since they are the weakest and most vulnerable … Read More
A recurring question in the criminal justice system is whether the death penalty is moral, right or just. Everyone seems to have a fairly strong opinion regarding it, but … Read More
Have you ever wondered why most violent crimes are committed by men? Apparently so have several criminologists, who have conducted several studies to examine this phenomenon.
Today’s show is … Read More
Sword and Scale isn’t just a podcast. We also have a website (swordandscale.com) where we post daily stories of dark deeds done by the most evil and devious amongst us. … Read More
As a Florida resident and native, I am disgusted by the events of the past weekend in Orlando. Thus, I decided to cover the two senseless shootings and also … Read More
Cara Marie Holley from Roanoke Virginia was just 18 years old when she went missing from her home on July 7, 2010. Two days later her body was found … Read More
Something is very wrong when two children can disappear from society for two years and not a single person notices or cares.
This is the tale of how violence … Read More
When someone secretly means to do you harm, there’s a good chance they will succeed. When you are a celebrity or public figure of some kind, you become much … Read More
Sometimes the monsters are not only in our homes, but they are the ones closest to us: our mother or father, brother or sister. To a young child living … Read More
A Scary Story to Tell in the Dark
Sword and Scale Episode 83
The Lost Footage of Christine Chubbuck
Mystery Still Lingers in Etan Patz Case
The Story of Hex Hollow
The Oakland Sniper
February 22, 2017
Grave Robbing for Morons
February 21, 2017
Does Traffic Increase Crime?
February 20, 2017
February 19, 2017
The Would-Be Target Bomber
February 18, 2017
Sword and Scale, which debuted in 2013, covers the underworld of criminal activity and the demented minds that perform the most despicable and unthinkable actions.
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