Oath of Office
On this episode of Criminal Motives we are talking about the Oath of Office that is used to swear in law enforcement officers. Det Earl and SA J Metz peel back the different aspects of the Oath of Office and the importance of it. Listen as they discuss why oaths are to be taken seriously, the issues involving law enforcement officers not upholding their oaths, and the effects of officers not upholding their oath.Check out our Youtube!Be sure to follow our Facebook and Instagram!
Your History is a Mystery
Ever gone through a background investigation? Ever wonder why they need to know some of the information they want to know? This episode is for you! Today we talk about the differences in background investigations, why some of the questions are asked, why your demographics can make a difference, and what could happen if information isn't disclosed properly. SA J Metz takes the reigns in this episode to discuss some of the things he has seen and investigated during his time conducting background investigations.Go take a look at our Facebook and Instagram!
Can I Have That Murder Weapon Back?
Today we are talking about evidence! Throughout this episode Det Earl talks about a case that happened prior to him working in law enforcement and before SA J Metz was even alive. The reason he speaks about this case is because he had interaction with the subject of this case! The case involved David Roberts who was convicted on four counts of murder, with additional charges of kidnapping, arson, and rape. Det Earl was working as the supervisor of evidence when the request came across his desk asking for the release of the weapon used in the commission of a crime. Listen in as we talk about the case, the request, and our experiences with evidence in the past.Check out our Facebook and Instagram!For more information on David Roberts, go to https://murderpedia.org/male.R/r/roberts-david-james.htm
Stopping a Child Abuser (Part 2)
Warning: This episode contains discussion regarding child sexual abuse, child pornography, and child abuse. Listener discretion is advised.In Part 1, we got to hear how SA J Metz ran an investigation regarding child sexual abuse and what steps were taken during the investigation. He explained how he was able to get some crucial information from the Suspect that led to more development for the investigation. Now listen in to hear what was found in the Suspect's room and what his sentenced brought!
Stopping a Child Abuser (Part 1)
Warning: This episode contains discussion regarding child sexual abuse, child pornography, and child abuse. Listener discretion is advised.This week SA J Metz dives into a case he worked involving an unusual situation that resulted in someone taking advantage of a child and ultimately a federal felony conviction. The case involved some liaison with a local police department and support from multiple agencies. SA J Metz talks about keeping his cool when talking to a subject that has done something despicable in order to get what was needed for the investigation. Join us for the beginning of this two part episode and find out what happens next week on Criminal Motives: Behind the Crime Scene Tape!