Retro Radio Podcast

Podcasting to share family friendly entertainment through old time radio, and more.

Police Drama

Retro OTRDiary 15 Dragnet – The Helen Corday Murder. ep5, 490707 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 27:54 — 12.8MB) Join Keith for another installment of the Retro OTRDiary, and a return to the first season of Dragnet. Joe Friday enters the crime lab for a dose of CSI… 1949 style. A lot of the practices still hold up in today’s style of […]

Dragnet – The Big Hat. 550215. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:13 — 11.5MB) The story of your police force in action. Joe Friday is working the robbery detail, and responds to a report of jewel theft. With partner Frank Smith, Joe Friday hits the streets to investigate the robbery of $80000 of missing gems from the […]

Blair of the Mounties – Incident At Long Cooley. 380207. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:05 — 2.8MB) Local store owner, Belle has been robbed and her best sled dog killed. She comes to Blair for help and the bad guys are nabbed before the distraught, but tough pioneer woman can take matters into her own hands.

Whitehall1212 – Murder Of Margery Ashley. 520302 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:18 — 13.4MB) Scotland Yard opens it’s official files to share true crime stories. The names have been changed, but the facts are real. Exhibits in the Black Museum serve to aid in solving similar, future crimes. Today, a mirror with a murderers finger print has […]

Whitehall1212 – Casmere Is Murdered. 520113 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:33 — 13.5MB) Albert is an informant who is fishing for a little cash from the Scotland Yard inspector. There’s not a lot of interest in the information, other than to keep the rapport open. Later, in the police station, the matter of a dead soldier […]

Black Museum – The Wool Jacket. ep51, 1952 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:48 — 34.2MB) Death, dressed in it’s Sunday best. Amid all the artifacts in the Black Museum, Orson Wells takes us back to the 1920’s, and how a young man and woman met. After what seems a chance meeting, romance blooms between Trevor Moon and EVie […]

Dragnet – The Big Underground. 541228. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:39 — 11.7MB) The Story of your police force in action. Joe Friday and partner, Frank Smith are working the burglary detail. The partners go on a call where a typewriter, and some office equipment and a company car are missing. The place had been locked […]

Dragnet – The Big Little Jesus. 541221 . Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:49 — 12.3MB) The story you are about to hear is true. Only the names have been changed to protect the innocent. Joe Friday is working the Burglary department, when they have to investigate the theft from a church at Christmas time. Joe, and partner, Frank […]

Whitehall 1212 – Blitz Murder Case. 511216 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 30:13 — 27.7MB) Follow along on the London version of a Dragnet styled true crime drama. Scotland Yard detectives look into a matter of a murder that used the days of World War 2 as a cover up. Flags are raised with the investigators when a […]

21st Precinct – Armed Robbery At Bar And Grill. 541215 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:35 — 13.1MB) The phone rings at the desk of the 21st Precinct to report a robbery at a local bar and grill. There’s more than crime in the daily lives of uniformed policemen. The captain arranges a photographer for the patrolmen to have their pictures […]