Episode 68 – Crimes in British Columbia

 

This episode the crew covers crimes of British Columbia Mikes home Province.

Story – Mike
Thomas Gordon Kosberg

Thomas was a troubled kid in Vancouver and unfortunately his family would not survive.  This is a brutal case of Familicide.  

Beer pairing for this story is Big Heckin Chonker Imperial Porter by East Vancouvers Off the Rail Brewing.

Sources
REW
Central City Foundation
OJP
AMOK
Newspapers
News papers archive
spring field funeral home
eve lazarus
atlas obscura
wikipedia

Story – JT
Clifford Olson

Clifford Olson was one of the biggest monsters in British Columbia history until a local pig farmer was arrested in 2002.

Beer pairing for this story is Vengeful Spirit IPA from Stone Brewing.

Sources
Wikipedia
Murderpedia
Ny Times
I Politics
maamodt
-Associated Press. (1981, September 1). Canadian is accused of killing 9 children. The New York Times. Retrieved October 25, 2006, from http://web.lexis-nexis.com.lib-proxy.radford.edu/universe
-Canadian Press. (1986, February 23). Decision reserved over Olson payments. The Toronto Star. Retrieved October 25, 2006, from http://web.lexis-nexis.com.lib-proxy.radford.edu/universe
-Giniger, H. (1982, January 16). Canadian killer leads police to graves, for a price. The New York Times. Retrieved October 25, 2006, from http://web.lexis-nexis.com.lib-proxy.radford.edu/universe
-Worthington, P. (2006, June 27). In jail almost 25 years, Canada’s most infamous serial killer is still finding ways to outrage the justice system. The Toronto Sun. Retrieved October 25, 2006, from http://web.lexis-nexis.com.lib-proxy.radford.edu/universe

 

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Episode 24 – Prison Breaks

Prison Breaks are very popular in the movies and TV but they are just as insetting when it comes to real life.  This episode we are covering a bunch of cases of what we think are compelling prison breaks.  This episode we collaborate with a friend of the show beer podcast What The Hops from Buffalo New York.

Frank Freshwaters

This is the real life Shawshank Redemption case with a little bit of Florida Man thrown in.

Beer pairing for this story is Florida Cracker by Cigar City Brewing

Sources
Wikipedia
Wikipedia
WKYC

Sound Clip

Attica Correctional Facility

In 1971 a prison riot broke out and would go on for 4 days.

Sources
AG.NV.Gov
AG.NV.Gov
Democrat and Chronicale
News.wbfo.org
The Guardian
New Yorker
Attica (1974) director Cinda Firestone
Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy by Heather Ann Thompson (2016)

Alcatraz Prison Break

In 1962 a few inmates made a break from it in the inescapable prison.

Beer pairing for this story is Mischief from The Bruery.

Sources
Wikipeida
History
NY Post

The First Canadian Helicopter Prison Break

Kent Institution is the only Maximum Security  Federal Prison in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory and it turns out that it was a bit to easy to break out of back in 1990.

Beer pairing for this story is As If from Twin Sails Brewing

Sources
UPI
Vancouver Sun
National Post
O Canada
CSC.SCC.GC.CA
Wikipedia
Wikipedia

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