The true-crime podcast universe is ever expanding. We’re here to make it a bit smaller and a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows, and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the noteworthy and the exceptional. Each week, our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists will pick their favorites.
Man in the Window: “Victim Number One”
The Golden State Killer’s victims get their turn in this podcast from Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Paige St. John, the Los Angeles Times, and Wondery. We’re all familiar with Joe DeAngelo’s actions over the decades he was an active cat burglar, serial rapist, and murderer terrorizing California,