I (Almost) Got Away With It

I (Almost) Got Away With It

2010 - 2016, Crime, Reality, Other
The stories of criminals who have nearly escaped prosecution for crimes they have committed

Episode Guide

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Hit Homes on Halloween (Season 8 Episode 10)
    Season 8 Episode 10:

    Got to Hit Homes on Halloween

    Desperate for their next high, Michael Kidd, Kevin Crandall and Marcus Thompson break into upscale homes on Halloween night in search of money, then their crime spree ends in a terrifying hostage situation.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Be Part of the Pittsburgh Six (Season 8 Episode 9)
    Season 8 Episode 9:

    Got to Be Part of the Pittsburgh Six

    After Andrew Heim's prison buddy finds a way to tunnel out of the prison, he escapes along with five other inmates, and they are dubbed The Pittsburgh Six.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Crawl My Way to Freedom (Season 8 Episode 8)
    Season 8 Episode 8:

    Got to Crawl My Way to Freedom

    Facing a long prison sentence, Darryl Norris pulls off a brilliant escape through the ceiling of his cell and plans to flee the country.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Get Out of Debt (Season 8 Episode 7)
    Season 8 Episode 7:

    Got to Get Out of Debt

    Deeply in debt after suffering a serious injury, Jaime Jones dons a disguise and robs banks to pay off his debts and take care of his family.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Get Home to Mother (Season 8 Episode 6)
    Season 8 Episode 6:

    Got to Get Home to Mother

    After getting handed a stiff sentence for robbery, Robert Nielsen escapes prisons and lives under the radar with his family, but they cannot shield the young fugitive from the challenges of being on the run.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Escape with a Battleaxe (Season 8 Episode 5)
    Season 8 Episode 5:

    Got to Escape with a Battleaxe

    Serving a 60-year sentence for a crime he says he didn't commit, Russell Kerr colludes with a fellow inmate, Christopher Stout, to hatch an elaborate escape plan.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Send a Bomb in the Mail (Season 8 Episode 4)
    Season 8 Episode 4:

    Got to Send a Bomb in the Mail

    Albert Paul is arrested for murder and spends the next couple of decades pulling off daring prison breaks only to get captured after every attempt.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Taunt the Cops (Season 8 Episode 3)
    Season 8 Episode 3:

    Got to Taunt the Cops

    Prison escapee Jimmy Maxwell's volatile nature makes him a menace to authorities every time they corner him.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Handsome Face (Season 8 Episode 2)
    Season 8 Episode 2:

    Got a Handsome Face

    Bank robber Steven Ray Milam is dubbed the Handsome Guy Bandit, then he makes a costly mistake forcing him to leave his family and go on the run with the FBI in pursuit.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Pretend to Be a Cop (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:

    Got to Pretend to Be a Cop

    Career criminal Peter Gibbs faces decades behind bars for a string of robberies but refuses to go down without a fight.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Be MacGyver (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:

    Got to Be MacGyver

    Serving a life sentence for a double homicide, Harold Laird gets creative to escape from prison and evades the law on several occasions.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Watch Those Country Girls (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    Got to Watch Those Country Girls

    Brothers plan a daring escape from a county jail and flee to Kentucky before one of the escapees' ex turns them in.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Escape Through an Air Duct (Season 7 Episode 6)
    Season 7 Episode 6:

    Got to Escape Through an Air Duct

    A man convicted of murder, and his cell mate, escape through an air duct, but his freedom ends following a car crash.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Pose as Katrina Refugees (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:

    Got to Pose as Katrina Refugees

    On the run after killing his mother, Scott Webb, and his wife, take refuge in a Texas church until a news report leads them to flee.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Be Part of the Texas Seven (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    Got to Be Part of the Texas Seven

    Patrick Murphy and six other inmates conduct the largest prison escape in Texas history, only to kill a police officer and face a showdown with authorities.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Rich Widow (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    Got a Rich Widow

    After serving time for stealing from wealthy people, Brian Fuller returns to his ways of robbing the rich.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Fall in Love With a Prison Guard (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    Got to Fall in Love With a Prison Guard

    After a man in prison for life falls in love with a guard, she helps him escape and they go on the run together.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Be a Ladies Man (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    Got to Be a Ladies Man

    Career criminal David Corbin launches a crime wave following a prison stint; a jealous girlfriend turns him in and he is sent to prison where he pulls off a daring escape.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Women on the Run (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:

    Women on the Run

    Female fugitives out for revenge commit vicious crimes while on the run.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Be the Green Baron (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    Got to Be the Green Baron

    A man is caught smuggling marijuana; a plane crash forces him to flee the country.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Be Bonnie and Clyde (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:

    Got to Be Bonnie and Clyde

    A robber is arrested and put in jail, then escapes during a hurricane and goes on a crime spree.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Rob a Pawn Shop (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    Got to Rob a Pawn Shop

    A stolen weapons dealer is caught, but later escapes from prison.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Be the Black Market Maestro (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    Got to Be the Black Market Maestro

    A 19-year-old's crimes escalate until he becomes the target of a nation-wide manhunt.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Escape With One Leg (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Got to Escape With One Leg

    A man violates parole and refuses to go back to prison.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Pose as a War Vet (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    Got to Pose as a War Vet

    A man is wanted in four states for posing as a veteran and preying on women to get money.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Escape Through a Toilet (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Got to Escape Through a Toilet

    A pair of friends and criminals escape from prison in 2009 and lead police on a manhunt across the Southeast.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - I (Almost) Got Away With It (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    I (Almost) Got Away With It

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Kill My Step-Dad (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Got to Kill My Step-Dad

    A man arrested for killing his stepfather, with a friend, escapes from jail twice.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Most Elusive Criminals (Season 5 Episode 14)
    Season 5 Episode 14:

    Most Elusive Criminals

    Three stories of robbers who outsmart police; ingenious hiding places and skillful prison breaks.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Make You a Superstar (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Got to Make You a Superstar

    A scam artist cons aspiring singers and models out of millions of dollars; a man's criminal past forces him to become a fugitive.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Hammered on a Sailboat (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Got Hammered on a Sailboat

    A man runs to New York after committing a murder; a man overpowers a guard to get out of jail.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Take Down My Ex-Boyfriend (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Got to Take Down My Ex-Boyfriend

    A serial robber accidentally shoots a man; a woman goes on the run after becoming violent with her ex.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Become a Neo-Nazi (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    Got to Become a Neo-Nazi

    A man devoted to the American Nazi Party murders a neighbor he perceives as an enemy of the white race.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Make It in the Big Easy (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Got to Make It in the Big Easy

    A violent con artist uses his girlfriend to forge bad checks and then murders her and her son so he can go free.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Prey on Tourists (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    Got to Prey on Tourists

    A band of thieves breaks into higher crime at the airport when they begin ramming rental cars and robbing vacationers at gunpoint; the ringleader then kills a tourist and finds a place to hide out.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Run to Costa Rica (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Got to Run to Costa Rica

    A man's drug habit leads him into a life of daring crimes; after being caught he escapes, but a so-called friend turns him in.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Rob Vacation Homes (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Got to Rob Vacation Homes

    A man who robs others in order to support his girlfriend and her daughter goes on the run after a botched robbery leaves a man dead.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Run With My Brother (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Got to Run With My Brother

    A group of youths who break into cars and rob houses send a threatening tape to authorities and go on the run.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Build a Meth Lab (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Got to Build a Meth Lab

    After killing a man in a fight over money, a man hides out in his sister's Ohio home; he gets caught, but escapes prison until authorities catch up with him.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Build a Bridge to Freedom (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Got to Build a Bridge to Freedom

    After escaping from a high-tech prison, a young thief calls upon family members to help him avoid the law.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Murder My Own Family (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Got to Murder My Own Family

    A man doing a life sentence for murdering his step-mom and three young brothers escapes and hides under the wheel of a big rig that is racing down the highway.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Hide Out in Suburbia (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Got to Hide Out in Suburbia

    A man loses his drug business to a fire and robs a bank to pay his debt to the supplier; after spending time in jail, he escapes and settles down with a woman, but the FBI finally catches up with him.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Escape Underground (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Got to Escape Underground

    Man learns the true cost of being on the run.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Pretend I'm a Priest (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Got to Pretend I'm a Priest

    Con artist Fred Brito has reinvented himself dozens of times; wth no formal training, he's conducted a symphony orchestra, been elected to a public office, and administered mass as a fake catholic priest.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Run to Mexico With My Kids (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Got to Run to Mexico With My Kids

    A woman robs a bank and flees with her three children.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Escape From the Rock (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Got to Escape From the Rock

    By the age of 17, William Van Poyck is convicted of robbery and serves six years behind bars before escaping from a maximum security prison, then, in 1987, he prepares to ambush a prison transport van.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Make a Dummy Out of Sheets (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Got to Make a Dummy Out of Sheets

    A man facing five life sentences makes a daring escape.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Steal a Rich Woman's Jewelry (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Got to Steal a Rich Woman's Jewelry

    A woman murders an elderly widow as revenge for firing her.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Be a Car Salesman (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Got to Be a Car Salesman

    A man who served time but turned his life around may end up back in prison following a freak accident.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Pose as a Firefighter (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Got to Pose as a Firefighter

    A man kidnaps a co-worker and terrorizes her.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Burn a Truck (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Got to Burn a Truck

    Man and his friends kill a man and steal his truck; the friends confess to the crime.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Copy Movies (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Got to Copy Movies

    A man scams the film industry and sells pirated videos.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Silence a Witness (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Got to Silence a Witness

    A man kills another as revenge and flees to Mexico to stay out of prison.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Wear a Pink Shirt (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Got to Wear a Pink Shirt

    Man changes his identity but it's not enough to keep authorities from tracking him down.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Ride the Rails (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Got to Ride the Rails

    William Baldi is found dead in the apartment he shared with Ricky Sleight.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Work on a Crab Boat (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Got to Work on a Crab Boat

    Kenneth "Speedy" Raulerson is wanted in Florida and flees to Alaska to work the crab boats.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Hide in a Swamp (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Got to Hide in a Swamp

    A man escapes from prison, heads to Georgia and flees into the woods.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Shot in the Leg (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Got Shot in the Leg

    A man and his friends rob a restaurant after he gets fired, which results in three deaths.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Impersonate a Guard (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Got to Impersonate a Guard

    A thief pulls off daring robberies and lives the life of luxury, commuting from Alabama to Memphis.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Boyfriend to Support (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Got a Boyfriend to Support

    Man escapes from jail when his inmate love is released and the two live a lavish life on the outside.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Caught in Love Triangle (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Got Caught in Love Triangle

    A man obsessed with a woman kills her husband in a fit of jealousy.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Run With My Buddy (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Got to Run With My Buddy

    Man escapes from prison with seven others and hides in shacks, muddy pigpens and even dresses up as a woman to evade the cops.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Get Revenge (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Got to Get Revenge

    A man goes on a violent spree searching for his ex girlfriend after she dumps him.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Pen Pal (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Got a Pen Pal

    Brenda Wynn is out of jail and wants a new life but a co-worker steals her money so she hits him with her car.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Escape in Underwear (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Got to Escape in Underwear

    Ricky McCurry, who has been in and out of prison his whole life, runs into bad luck with botched robberies and high speed chases.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Bad Temper (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Got a Bad Temper

    Aurlieas McClarty kills the manager of a store for $200 and despite being wanted continues to go from state to state, defrauding banks, stores and women.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got That Tough Girl Look (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Got That Tough Girl Look

    In Daytona Beach, Fla., Juanita Liebman and two friends fatally attack a Biketoberfest tourist, then police stake out a pharmacy to apprehend Liebman who requires medical attention due to her epilepsy.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Country Legend's Tour Bus (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Got a Country Legend's Tour Bus

    Christopher Gay escapes from police custody to see his dying mother, then manages to steal country singer Crystal Gayle's tour bus while on the run.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Aces (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Got Aces

    After getting a retrial from a 12-year prison sentence for shooting his ex-wife's boyfriend, this convict flees to Las Vegas, wins big in poker and starts running mail fraud.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Family Coming After Me (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Got a Family Coming After Me

    Man murders his ex-best friend after a fight and spends two years fighting extradition before being sent back to the U.S.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Death Certificate (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Got a Death Certificate

    Anthony Ragno witnesses a murder, then goes on the run and builds a life trafficking pot in the Haitian islands.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Fetch a Hooker (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Got to Fetch a Hooker

    On a job to pick up a prostitute Lane Slettvet stabs a man, while trying to stay under the radar he still goes to parties for the drugs.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Lock and Load (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Got to Lock and Load

    A Texas separatist group takes two hostages and rangers are able to negotiate the release but two of the members get away undetected.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Shot Above a Deli (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Got Shot Above a Deli

    Sean Salley shoots an actress and her friends above a deli then flees to New Orleans then to Miami where he plans to leave the country for good.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Lot of Pot (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Got a Lot of Pot

    Steve Lamb was a part of a group of traffickers until he got caught in a sting operation.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Raps (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Got Raps

    Raymond Ross skips town with his cousin after beating a teen into a coma; the police close in on this trail.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Plastic Surgery (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Got Plastic Surgery

    Courtenay Savage is an ex-cop with a loaded gun aimed at a friend's trailer.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Caught Via Email (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Got Caught Via Email

    Edward Roberson and two fellow inmates escape jail and go on the run.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Dead Man's ID (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Got a Dead Man's ID

    A prison escapee learns how to beat the system and enjoy his new life of work, weed and women before he is busted.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Roll the Dice (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Got to Roll the Dice

    With 41 arrests and no convictions Phillip Williams had no worries about stabbing his ex in a parking lot until he became a wanted man and went on the road living off his gambling wins.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Caught By a Cougar (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Got Caught By a Cougar

    Living his life as a party everyday after shooting his girlfriend and finding the affection of a friend's mother leads to Robert Spencer's arrest.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Get Bike Parts (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Got to Get Bike Parts

    Marvin Carson settled an argument with rival gang member Richard Hawk by shooting him multiple times with an AK-47.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Gun Made Out of Toilet Paper (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Got a Gun Made Out of Toilet Paper

    Kerry Silvers and two other inmates overpower their guards and escape from prison.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Go to Canada (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Got to Go to Canada

    A career criminal flees to Canada when a drug deals go bad; Canadian authorities identify the criminal by his tattoos and extradite him back to the U.S.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Rob Banks (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Got to Rob Banks

    The latest in bank technology helps investigators end a bank robber's 13 month spree.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Revenge (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Got Revenge

    The story of Marshall Brown's life on the run after spending 19 years in prison planning his escape.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got to Sing Karaoke (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Got to Sing Karaoke

    Joe Crouch flees to Florida after shooting his wife and funds his love of karaoke by robbing banks.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Caught in the Shower (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Got Caught in the Shower

    Richard Garber goes on the run after he becomes the lead suspect in his neighbor's death.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got the Wrong Four People Killed (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Got the Wrong Four People Killed

    A man hires a hit man to kill a friend's wife but things go wrong and four people end up dead.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Two Homes in Mexico (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Got Two Homes in Mexico

    A 17-year-old gang member flees to Mexico to avoid a 48 year prison sentence.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got a Video Rental Store (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Got a Video Rental Store

    A convicted killer escapes from prison to start a new life with the woman he married while he was incarcerated.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Dumped (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Got Dumped

    A jealous boyfriend is suspected of shooting his girlfriend and murdering his pregnant ex-girlfriend.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got Remarried (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Got Remarried

    A man who shot his wife and fled to Mexico is found and brought into custody.

  • I (Almost) Got Away With It - Got No Fingerprints (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Got No Fingerprints

    After being convicted of murder, Jerry Bowen erases his fingerprints with acid and assumes the identities of homeless men to hide from authorities.