Nov 7, 2014 | 1:26:59The Fifth Estate Just Another Missing Kid Video
The Fifth Estate Just Another Missing Kid Nov 7, 2014 | 1:26:59On July 10, 1978, 19 year-old Eric Wilson left his Ottawa home and set out alone in his van for Boulder, Colorado where he was to attend a summer course. Four days later, he called from Nebraska and told his brother he'd had trouble with the van, and promised to call the next day at five o'clock. That was the last the Wilsons ever heard from him. Just Another Missing Kid chronicles the Wilsons' search for answers and how a private detective they hired pieced together the details of Eric's disappearance, leading to the eventual arrest and conviction of two men for his murder. Just Another Kid has won many awards including the 1983 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. Hosted by Ian Parker and produced by acclaimed documentary filmmaker John Zaritsky.
Nov 5, 2014 | 2:49The Fifth Estate Jon Riley missing for one year but not in missing person website Video
The Fifth Estate Jon Riley missing for one year but not in missing person website Nov 5, 2014 | 2:49“Mom gone to Toronto for a couple of days. Got my GST.” That was the last note Jon Riley wrote to anyone before disappearing more than a year ago.
When Riley didn’t return after a couple of days, his mother was not alarmed, assuming he had decided to stay in Toronto. It was his younger sister Judi who realized something was wrong when she didn’t get her regular emails from her brother.
Nov 4, 2014 | 8:03The Fifth Estate Was Candace Shpeley, missing since 2007, murdered? Video
The Fifth Estate Was Candace Shpeley, missing since 2007, murdered? Nov 4, 2014 | 8:03It was only after his 24-year-old daughter Candace went missing in 2007 that Barry Shpeley realized how few recent photos he had of her. He was focused instead on his grandchildren, but now tells anyone who will listen to take as many photos of their adult children as possible.
Nov 3, 2014 | 0:41The Fifth Estate Preview Finding Emma Video
The Fifth Estate Preview Finding Emma Nov 3, 2014 | 0:41A 26-year-old woman disappears from the streets of Victoria in 2012 and has never been seen since. Was it murder, suicide -- or did she want to hide? Mark Kelley follows a mother’s determined journey to look for her daughter – and looks at how hard it is to find many of 60,000 people who are reported missing every year in Canada.
Oct 31, 2014 | 2:37The Fifth Estate The difference between a working and faulty GM ignition switch Video
The Fifth Estate The difference between a working and faulty GM ignition switch Oct 31, 2014 | 2:37Mark Hood, an engineer specializing in failure analysis demonstrates the difference in torque between GM's faulty ignition switch and a fixed version of that ignition switch. The faulty switch had a torque below the original specifications set by GM, causing the ignition to inadvertently move from the "Run" position, to the "Accessory" position.
Sep 12, 2014 | 1:20The Fifth Estate Walk the Line Video
The Fifth Estate Walk the Line Sep 12, 2014 | 1:20In ‘Walk the Line’, Mark Kelley has the astonishing story of former Montreal police investigator Benoit Roberge, once known for putting bikers behind bars, but now accused of selling police information to the Hells Angels - and insight from other officers who have walked that thin line between cop and criminal.
Sep 5, 2014 | 0:30The Fifth Estate Not a 'suicide' letter Video
The Fifth Estate Not a 'suicide' letter Sep 5, 2014 | 0:30Dr. Michael Woodworth is a forensic psychologist and Professor at UBC Okanagan. His primary areas of research include criminal behaviour and deception detection. A year before she disappeared, Emma wrote a letter laying out what to do with her personal belongings.
Aug 27, 2014 | 0:29The Fifth Estate A Lot of Pain Video
The Fifth Estate A Lot of Pain Aug 27, 2014 | 0:29Dr. Jeff Hancock is a Professor at Cornell University. He is co-Chair of the Information Science department. His expertise is in deception and its detection. Emma wrote detailed journals which Hancock reviewed for our program.