Season 2, Episode 5: Cult Cops - Show Notes
This episode explored how police investigators were trained to detect alleged satanic ritual abuse and why it escalated the panic. When a crime against a child was alleged, it’s not hard to see why police officers, who were often parents themselves, could find it difficult to maintain the objectivity needed to find the truth behind often incredible charges.
Where to get help if you or someone you know is a victim of abuse:
National Sexual Assault Telephone Hotline - 800-656-4673
Childhelp National Abuse Hotline - 800-422-4453
Outside of the United States, local law enforcement agencies can direct you to where to get help.
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