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Mind Over Murder

William F. Thomas and Kristin M. Dilley

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Listen to Mind Over Murder, the true crime podcast from victim's advocates Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley. Kristin is a researcher, writer and teacher from Williamsburg, VA. Bill is an entertainment executive who sadly is the brother of a murder victim. His sister Cathy Thomas along with her girlfriend Rebecca Dowski, were the first two victims in the Colonial Parkway Murders ,which claimed the lives of 8 young people near Williamsburg from 1986 to 1989. They moderate the Colonial Parkway Mu ...
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Bestselling author Casey Sherman joins "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to tell us about his new book, "Helltown: The Untold Story of a Serial Killer on Cape Cod," which outlines the chilling tale of a series of brutal murders on Cape Cod in 1969-1970. This bonus episode originally ran on Mind Over Murder in September 2022…
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Join "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts for a true crime news roundup. Cases discussed include the Natalee Holloway disappearance, fraud and extortion case in Aruba, the latest in the Lori Vallow "Doomsday Mom" cult murders in Idaho and Arizona, and the indictment of accused killer Bryan Kohberger in the "Idaho Four" murders of four college students.…
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Forensic Genetic Genealogist Colleen Fitzpatrick joins "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to tell us the story of how she and an international team of experts cracked a 74 year old mystery in Australia-- who is the Somerton Man, whose body was found on a sandy beach near Adelaide in 1948? This is part 2 of 2 parts. Dr. Colle…
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Kathryn "Kate" Miles, author of the award winning true crime book "Trailed: One Woman's Quest to Solve the Shenandoah Murders," talks of the impact of the book on the 1996 murder case of Julie Williams and Lollie Winans, as well as on her own life as an author and outdoorswoman. Published in hardcover and audiobook in 2022, the paperback of "Traile…
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Forensic Genetic Genealogist Colleen Fitzpatrick joins "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to tell us the story of how she and an international team of experts cracked a 74 year old mystery in Australia-- who is the Somerton Man, whose body was found on a sandy beach near Adelaide in 1948? This is part 1 of 2 parts. Dr. Colle…
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Former FBI profilers and Special Agents Jim Fitzgerald and Ray Carr join hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to fill us in on their new "Cold Red" true crime podcast. Longtime friends and colleagues, Fitz and Ray manage to be brilliant, thought provoking and funny all at the same time. They provide a behind the scenes look into their work of the e…
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In this bonus episode from 2022, Author Mark Olshaker joins Mind Over Murder co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss the recent release of John Hinckley, Jr. the man who attempted to assassinate former President Ronald Reagan in 1981. Hinckley will be living in Williamsburg, Virginia after his release from from supervision following a le…
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Bestselling true crime author John Glatt join "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley for a discussion of his new book, "The Doomsday Mother: Lori Vallow, Chad Daybell, and the End of an American Family." This fascinating story gives the background on how a couple's obsessions led them to establish a cult that led them to madness an…
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Ann Burgess is a forensic Nurse and the real life mind hunter and researcher who worked with John Douglas, Robert Ressler and other legendary FBI profilers in profiling some of the most dangerous serial killers ever. Ann and her co-writer Steven Constantine join Mind Over Murder co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss their new book, "A …
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Join "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley for a discussion of "Mass Shootings: Where Do We Go from Here?" Among the issues covered are whether law enforcement and the media should be releasing the so-called manifestos of mass shooters, and how the media should be educating the public as to the physical damage being done to shooti…
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Forensic psychologist Katherine Ramsland discusses serial killers, the fascination of true crime and the Colonial Parkway Murders with "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley in this brand new episode. Dr. Ramsland is the author of 69 books, mostly in the genres of crime, forensic science and the supernatural. She is also a profe…
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Join "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley for a True Crime News Roundup. Cases covered include the Lori Vallow "Doomsday Mom" trial, a guilty verdict in the "Phoenix Canal Killer" trial, charges filed against the mother of a 6 year old shooter in the Richneck Elementary School shooter in Newport News, Virginia, and charges droppe…
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Forensic psychologist Katherine Ramsland discusses serial killers, the fascination of true crime and the Colonial Parkway Murders with "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley in this brand new episode. Dr. Ramsland is the author of 69 books, mostly in the genres of crime, forensic science and the supernatural. She is also a profe…
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Joyce Call Canada, sister of longtime missing person Richard "Keith" Call, joins "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss the 35th anniversary of her younger brother's disappearance together with Cassandra "Sandy" Hailey as part of the still unsolved Colonial Parkway Murders. Joyce fills us in on the status of the FBI and …
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"Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley sit down to ask the provocative question: is Patricia Cornwell's 1992 best selling book "All that Remains" a thinly disguised version of the unsolved "Colonial Parkway Murders" case? How could Patrcia Cornwell have access to the files on a real-life unsolved murder case? Is it appropriate for …
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True crime author Ron Peterson, Jr. joins "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to talk about his book "Chasing the Squirrel," which chronicles the daredevil life and possible death of drug smuggler Wally Thrasher, AKA The Squirrel. How does a thrillseeking pilot become one of the top smuggling pilots in the country? Why did he ch…
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"Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley sit down to ask the provocative question: is Patricia Cornwell's 1992 best selling book "All that Remains" a thinly disguised version of the unsolved "Colonial Parkway Murders" case? How could Patrcia Cornwell have access to the files on a real-life unsolved murder case? Is it appropriate for …
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Joins "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as we celebrate over one million downloads with another "True Crime News Roundup." We give you the latest developments in the Adnan Syed convction being reinstated; details in the Nashville Covenant School shooting as we await release of the disturbed shooter's manifesto; and teacher Abi…
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"Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley sit down to ask the provocative question: is Patricia Cornwell's 1992 best selling book "All that Remains" a thinly disguised version of the unsolved "Colonial Parkway Murders" case? How could Patrcia Cornwell have access to the files on a real-life unsolved murder case? Is it appropriate for …
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Titles Deceptions & Resurrections, Part 1 Episode Description This Easter, join Shane Waters on a whimsical adventure featuring 13 podcasters (including Mind Over Murder with hosts Kristin Dilley and Bill Thomas) as they share true stories of con artists and fake deaths. Delve into the magical world of the Enchanted Easterlands, where you’ll encoun…
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Join Mind Over Murder hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as they discuss the Ghislaine Maxwell trial. This former partner of the late Jeffrey Epstein is now charged with sex trafficking of numerous girls as young as 14 years old. What does the landscape look like for Maxwell as her trial begins? How does a woman with so much going for her end up …
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Join "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to for a True Crime News Roundup, with the latest on another tragedy at Fort Hood Texas as a young female soldier complains of sexual harassment and is found dead shortly thereafter; Paul Flores is sentenced to 25 years to lfe with no parole in the 1996 murder of college student Kristin S…
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Join Mind Over Murder hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as they discuss the Ghislaine Maxwell trial. This former partner of the late Jeffrey Epstein is now charged with sex trafficking of numerous girls as young as 14 years old. What does the landscape look like for Maxwell as her trial begins? How does a woman with so much going for her end up …
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Author and editor Sarah Weinman joins "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss her new true crime anthology, Evidence of Things Seen: True Crime in an Era of Reckoning as well as the first two books she authored, Scoundrel and The Real Lolita, and another collection she edited, Unspeakable Acts: True Tales of Crime, Murder…
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Join Mind Over Murder hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as they discuss the Ghislaine Maxwell trial. This former partner of the late Jeffrey Epstein is now charged with sex trafficking of numerous girls as young as 14 years old. What does the landscape look like for Maxwell as her trial begins? How does a woman with so much going for her end up …
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Join "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as we review the new Netflix series "Murdaugh Murders: A Southern Scandal" now running on Netflix. The three part documntary covers a series of murders that have occurred in and around the Murdaughs, a prominent family of lawyers who have dominated politics and the law in the Low Country …
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True crime author Kevin M. Sullivan joins "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss the case of Ted Bundy. Kevin is the author of six fascinating books on the serial murderer. How did Bundy get away with so many murders? Why are historians and true crime fans alike so fascinated with him? How does Kevin Sullivan sep…
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Join "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to for a True Crime News Roundup, with the latest on the wrongful death lawsuit into civil rights leader Malcolm X, a possible impersonator in the Madeline McCann missing persons case, how DNA from a sweet potato used as a silencer helped identify a killer in a Masschusetts murder case, a…
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True crime author Kevin M. Sullivan joins "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss the case of Ted Bundy. Kevin is the author of six fascinating books on the serial murderer. How did Bundy get away with so many murders? Why are historians and true crime fans alike so fascinated with him? How does Kevin Sullivan sep…
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Steve French, the host of the "Unsolved Mysteries" podcast joins "Mind Over Murder" hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss the popular podcast version of the legendary TV show, his career in voiceover, how the mix of supernatural and true crime topics works, and how much he has learned about working in the true crime space over the last fe…
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"Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley discuss the probable cause affidavits filed against producer and star Alec Baldwin and head armorer Hannah Gutierrez Reed in the 2021 accidental shooting death of cinematographer Halnya Hutchins on the set of "Rust," a western movie being shot in New Mexico. After a civil suit with Hut…
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Former Federal and State Prosecutor Francey Hakes, co-host of the "Best Case Worst Case" podcast with Jim Clemente, joins "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss the recent Virginia school shooting. Who is liable when a 6 year old child brings a gun to school and shoots his teacher in the classroom? What can be done to…
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"Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley discuss the probable cause affidavits filed against producer and star Alec Baldwin and head armorer Hannah Gutierrez Reed in the 2021 accidental shooting death of cinematographer Halnya Hutchins on the set of "Rust," a western movie being shot in New Mexico. After a civil suit with Hut…
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Author and attorney Kerrie Dorban talks with "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley about the new book that she so-wrote with Dr. Lynne Fenton, "Aurora The Psychiatrist Who Treated the Movie Theater Killer Tells Her Story." The book tells the behind the scenes story of the Aurora, Colorado movie theater mass killing, the tr…
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We celebrate the release of Dr. Barbara Rae Venter's new book "I Know Who You Are" (out Feb. 7, 2023) with this bonus episode of "Mind Over Murder." Barbara Rae-Venter, founder of Firebird Forensics Group Inc talks with "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley. Dr. Rae-Venter is a pioneer in investigative genetic genealogy (I…
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Former FBI Agent Bobby Chacon sits down with "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to talk about his work as a television and audiobook writer, how FBI investigative techniques actually work, the legal trial process and his observations regarding the Idaho murders and named suspect Bryan Kohberger. Bobby Chacon website: ht…
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Join "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as they walk you through the search warrant recently executed on the Pullman, Washington apartment home of Idaho 4 murder suspect Bryan Kohberger. What does the warrant show us about what to expect in the murder trial of Kohberger, now scheduled for late summer 2023? How much physical …
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Julie Murray, victim advocate and sister of Maura Murray sits down with "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss her "Engage with Empathy" true crime campaign, the upcoming February anniversary of her sister's missing persons case, and the life lessons she has learned in the 19 years since her younger sibling went …
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Join "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as we walk you through the 19 page affidavit released to show probable cause in the November 13, 2022 murder of 4 coilege students in Moscow, Idaho. Phd candidate Bryan Kohberger, a student at the nearby University of Washington in Pullman, WA was charged in the case after being arrest…
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Sheryl 'Mac' McCollum, real-life CSI, host of the new "Zone 7" podcast, as well as the Emmy Award winning "CSI: Atlanta" TV series and Director of the Cold Case Investigative Research Institute explains is all to "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley. Mac is one of our favorite people in the world, and it shows. Join us fo…
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Join "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as we walk you through the 19 page affidavit released to show probable cause in the November 13, 2022 murder of 4 coilege students in Moscow, Idaho. Phd candidate Bryan Kohberger, a student at the nearby University of Washington in Pullman, WA was charged in the case after being arrest…
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Natalie and Derrica Wilson, co-founders of the "Black and Missing Foundation" join "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley for a fascinating conversation about their organization. Now heading towards their 15th anniversary, the Black and Missing Foundation has helped solve hundreds of missing cases through their advocacy. We…
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Join "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as we walk you through the 19 page affidavit released to show probable cause in the November 13, 2022 murder of 4 coilege students in Moscow, Idaho. Phd candidate Bryan Kohberger, a student at the nearby University of Washington in Pullman, WA was charged in the case after being arrest…
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Paul Wagner, award winning news reporter for WTOP Newsradio and NBC News 4 in Washington, DC takes us inside Season 3 of his "American Nightmare" podcast series for WTOP, and how genetic genealogy broke a true crime mystery, the case of the Potomac River Rapist, which had remained unsolved for more than 30 years. Join "Mind Over Murder" podcast hos…
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Ask us anything in the Colonial Parkway Murders and the Mind Over Murder podcast. Join co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley of "Mind Over Murder" as we answer any question that listeners might have, with no holds barred and all questions answered. This is part 1 of 3 parts in this wide-ranging discussion. Join the discussion on our Mind Over Mur…
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Author Ron Franscell joins "Mind Over Murder" co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley to discuss his new book "Shadowman," which covers a series of 1970's Montana murders solved by the team who were first to develop criminal profiling at the Behavioral Science Unit at FBI Quantico. Penguin: ShadowMan:An Elusive Psycho Killer and the Birth of FBI Pr…
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How can citizen sleuths pass along tips to advocates in the unsolved Colonial Parkway Murders? How are tips handled? Do we put them in the hands on the FBI and Virginia State Police investigators? Join co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley of "Mind Over Murder" as we discuss how tips are acquired, researched and passed along to law enforcement. T…
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"The Boy in the Box" case has been an enduring mystery since a young boy's remains were found near Philadelphia in February 1957. The boy was identified as Joseph Augustus Zarelli a few weeks ago after Colleen Fitzpatrick, Misty Gillis and the Identifinders team worked with Philadelphia investigators for several years using investigative genetic ge…
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Join Mind Over Murder true crime podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley as they read "A Visit from St. Nicholas," more popularly knows as "Twas the Night Before Christmas" by author Clement C. Moore. Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and Happy New Year from Mind Over Murder. Whatever you celebrate, stay healthy and healthy in the new year. Kris…
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How can citizen sleuths pass along tips to advocates in the unsolved Colonial Parkway Murders? How are tips handled? Do we put them in the hands on the FBI and Virginia State Police investigators? Join co-hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley of "Mind Over Murder" as we discuss how tips are acquired, researched and passed along to law enforcement. T…
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