Wartime Crime

Series 1
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Series 1, Episode 4 - Zoot Suit Riots

3.0 2 x
Hear how racial tensions in America increased during WWII. In 1943, events came to a head when Mexican-American youths were attacked by white US servicemen.
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Series 1, Episode 3 - The Nazis' Jewel Heist

4.0 2 x
Hear about a chest full of jewels hidden in a Prussian castle that was later requisitioned by the US army as a base, and the plot by American officers to steal the loot.
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Series 1, Episode 2 - Resistance Is Useless

3.0 2 x
During the Nazi occupation of France, Dr Marcel Petiot embarked on a killing spree in which at least 23 victims died. Hear more about his heinous crimes.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 1 - Godfather of London

4.0 3 x
William Charles Hill became a powerful underworld figure due to his villainy in World War II. Hear how he exploited the chaos of the Blitz to amass his fortune.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 6 - The Sicilian Connection

4.0 8 x
Angered by their treatment under Mussolini's regime, several Sicilian mafioso helped the US in WWII. Hear how the mafia returned to power by the war's end.
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Series 1, Episode 5 - The Blackout Killers

4.0 2 x
The blackouts of World War II were necessary for saving lives - but also allowed two serial killers to prey upon victims in darkness. Tune in to hear more.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 4 - Zoot Suit Riots

4.0 1 x
Hear how racial tensions in America increased during WWII. In 1943, events came to a head when Mexican-American youths were attacked by white US servicemen.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 3 - The Nazis' Jewel Heist

3.0 2 x
Hear about a chest full of jewels hidden in a Prussian castle that was later requisitioned by the US army as a base, and the plot by American officers to steal the loot.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 2 - Resistance Is Useless

4.0 5 x
During the Nazi occupation of France, Dr Marcel Petiot embarked on a killing spree in which at least 23 victims died. Hear more about his heinous crimes.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 1 - Godfather of London

3.0 2 x
William Charles Hill became a powerful underworld figure due to his villainy in World War II. Hear how he exploited the chaos of the Blitz to amass his fortune.
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