2017 in Crime & Justice: Part II

Aaaand I'm back---and only a week late---with just some of the high-profile cases that dominated the latter half of 2017. Old school killers made headlines with the death of Charles Manson and the positive identification of a body found in John Wayne Gacy's crawl space four decades ago. Zachary Adams's long-awaited trial for the murder of … Continue reading 2017 in Crime & Justice: Part II

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2017 in Crime & Justice: Part I

A look back at the crimes, trials, and updates that captivated the true crime community in the first half of 2017.

In 1981, a Sacramento Man Disappears on Trip to Los Angeles. Two Weeks Later, His Car Found Abandoned in New Orleans: What happened to Dale Kelley?

On the morning of May 20, 1981, 21-year-old Dale Eugene Kelley departed his home in Carmichael, California in his orange 1976 Toyota Celica. He planned make the six-and-a-half hour drive to Los Angeles to visit his girlfriend, but he never made it there. Two weeks later, his car turned up abandoned in in New Orleans, but he was nowhere to be found. What happened to Dale Kelley?