Man In The Window: The Golden State Killer

Los Angeles Times | Wondery

In Man in the Window, Paige St. John, a Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter has uncovered never before revealed details about the man who would eventually become one of California's most deadly serial killers. From Wondery and the L.A. Times comes a new series that traces his path of devastation through his victims' eyes.

Our Editor's Take

Man In The Window: The Golden State Killer is a binge-worthy series for true crime fans. This podcast tells the story of Joseph James DeAngelo, also known as the Golden State Killer. He went by many other names in his long criminal career—The Visalia Ransacker, the East Area Rapist, and the Original Night Stalker, to mention a few. More than 40 years would pass before dumbfounded investigators caught DeAngelo. Scores of horrible crimes took place up and down the state for decades. Could it be the work of one man, his mind driven by a dark impulse, as psychiatrists and psychologists had warned?

Host Paige St. John uncovered the story for the L.A. Times. This true crime podcast journeys through the mind of the crazed serial killer. Man In The Window: The Golden State Killer dives deep into DeAngelo's path of destruction. The former police officer committed 13 murders, 50 rapes, and over 100 burglaries. California residents wondered what drove a person to commit such vicious crimes.

St. John interviews DeAngelo's inner circle alongside some of his victims in the series. Hear from his teenage fiancée, family, friends, and struggling detectives. Listeners uncover the many faces of Joseph DeAngelo. Witness the supposed internal battle between good and evil. Listen to Man In The Window on Amazon Music today.

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