Nowhere to Turn: Soldier Extorted by a Military Wife Ends in Murder

Investigation Discovery featured a Very Kenda Christmas with back to back episodes of Homicide Hunter with Lt. Joe Kenda over the holidays. Kenda is a retired detective from the Colorado Springs Police Department. Colorado Springs is also the home of US Army base Fort Carson and Peterson Air Force Base.   As a result, Lt. … More Nowhere to Turn: Soldier Extorted by a Military Wife Ends in Murder

Lessons Learned from a Military Ammunitions Explosion in Colorado Springs

Homicide Hunter is an Investigation Discovery show featuring retired police Detective Lt. Joe Kenda (1973-1996). Lt. Kenda worked for the Colorado Springs Police Department for years and investigated and solved hundreds of cases during his employment. Now in his retirement, he outlines the cases that he encountered on the job and explains how he eventually … More Lessons Learned from a Military Ammunitions Explosion in Colorado Springs

Lt Joe Kenda of Homicide Hunter Outlines Murder of Army Soldier Christopher Walton

When a massive brawl erupts at a local bar, it ends with the shooting death of a young army soldier. To unravel the murder, Lt. Joe Kenda must infiltrate a revered military institution, and expose a dangerous vendetta. –Homicide Hunter, Investigation Discovery Lt. Joe Kenda of the Homicide Hunter series on Investigation Discovery discussed the murder of … More Lt Joe Kenda of Homicide Hunter Outlines Murder of Army Soldier Christopher Walton

Lt. Joe Kenda: “Life is Random”

I first heard the phrase “Life is Random” while watching Lt. Joe Kenda’s Homicide Hunter series on Investigation Discovery. Lt. Kenda was referring to a 1994 case out of Colorado Springs, Colorado he had investigated. A recently discharged Fort Carson Army soldier was left bleeding to death in an apartment building parking lot after being stabbed … More Lt. Joe Kenda: “Life is Random”

Murder in the Dorm at University of Alaska Fairbanks (1993)

Murder in the Dorm at University of Alaska Fairbanks (1993) This cold case investigation hits home with me. This tragedy happened while I was attending the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 1993. It occurred in Bartlett Hall where I lived my sophomore year. I was living off campus at the time of the incident. It … More Murder in the Dorm at University of Alaska Fairbanks (1993)

Deadly Women Premiered ‘An Eye for an Eye’ on Investigation Discovery: Karla Faye Tucker, Jessica McCord, and Clara Harris (August 12, 2010)

The path towards revenge can sometimes lead to murder. It can be quick, fiery and violent. When these women were crossed, they didn’t take it lying down. Murder was their answer. -An Eye for an Eye, Deadly Women (S4, E1) “Revenge is the #1 motivator of murder. It’s a very powerful force.” -FBI Criminal Profiler … More Deadly Women Premiered ‘An Eye for an Eye’ on Investigation Discovery: Karla Faye Tucker, Jessica McCord, and Clara Harris (August 12, 2010)

Deadly Women Premiered ‘Dark Secrets’ on Investigation Discovery: Judy Buenoano, Eugenia Falleni, and Genene Anne Jones (October 30, 2008)

1. Judy Buenoano Dark Secrets are the stock-in-trad of Deadly Women. -Dark Secrets, Deadly Women (S2, E4) Date: June 25, 1983 (the date of the explosion that was her downfall) Victims: John Goodyear (husband), Michael Buenoano (son), and John Gentry (fiancé, survived) Location: Pensacola, Florida Circumstances: John Gentry found out his wife Judy was pregnant … More Deadly Women Premiered ‘Dark Secrets’ on Investigation Discovery: Judy Buenoano, Eugenia Falleni, and Genene Anne Jones (October 30, 2008)