All posts tagged: Investigates

Crime Wire Investigates! August 30

You can hear Crime Wire Investigates beginning at 9 p.m. Eastern. Also, please visit our Crime Wire Website. Together we can make a difference. Segment One: The Victor Bach Case  Victor Bach, 71, was found beaten to death at his Western Plumbing and Heating business on Treat Avenue in San Francisco on Oct. 31, 2003. During their investigation homicide detectives uncovered evidence of fraud committed against Victor’s business. On December 22, 2004, Victor’s widow, Kathleen Bach, was arrested on fraud and embezzlement charges. However, the case didn’t go to trial until nearly four years later, with testimony finally beginning on October 27, 2008. While awaiting court action the Bach family filed a civil wrongful death suit against Kathleen on October 28, 2005, alleging that she was responsible for her husband’s death. On November 14 Kathleen was found guilty on 13 counts in the $2 million fraud. On June 30, 2008, after a series of postponements, the widow Bach was sentenced to nine years and eight months in prison. Although it was less than the prosecutor and Victor’s family wanted, it was a victory. In spite of a $127,000 …

Crime Wire Investigates! Tuesday 9pm Eastern

  This Tuesday, October 12, the Crime Wire Team takes a look at the cases of  Hasanni Campbell, missing from Oakland, California and the unsolved murder of Brittany Phillips of Tulsa, Oklahoma. 6 year old Hasanni Campbell has been missing since August 10, 2009 under suspicious circumstances.  Hasanni’s Aunt/Foster mother, Jennifer Campbell, as well as Foster father, Louis Ross have both been arrested and released citing not enough evidence to hold them.  The Crime Wire Team will discuss this case in hopes of keeping attention in the media until little Hasanni is found.     On September 28, 2004, college student, Brittany Phillips was brutally raped and murdered in her apartment in Tulsa,Oklahoma.  The killer has never been caught.  In 2007, her mother, Dr. Maggie Zingman, set off on her first caravan to catch a killer in a donated van.  She has covered thousands of miles on several caravans to rule out the DNA evidence of suspects in her daughter’s murder.  The Crime Wire Team will speak with Dr. Zingman, hoping to spark some fire …