A novel interrogation technique is transforming the art of detective work: Shut up and let the suspect do the talking.
Scenes from a class conflict playing out between millionaires and billionaires on Hawaii’s Big Island.
Your local police department probably has a $400,00 device that listens in on cellphones. Soon your neighbor will be able to buy the same thing for $1,500.
How an eccentric industrialist bought Atlantic City’s shuttered Revel casino at a firesale price with a goal to turn it into a “life-extension facility.”
He went from a viral pop hit to an arrest for conspiracy to murder charges in just under six months. Was Bobby Shmurda “too real” for his label?
After robbing two video stores with a friend, Rene Lima-Marin was sentenced to almost 100 years in prison. Then, due to a clerical error, he was released 88 years too early.
On the life and death of Avonte Oquendo, a 14-year-old autistic boy who disappeared in October after walking out of his New York City school.
Previously: Robert Kolker on the Longform Podcast.
The case of Gilberto Valle, “The Cannibal Cop,” and the line between criminal thoughts and action.
The story of Melissa Barthelemy, a prostitute killed in a string of murders on Long Island in December 2010.
How a high-stakes poker game that started at Tobey Maguire’s house became part of a $100 million gambling and money-laundering operation orchestrated by the Russian mob.