How Intelligence Analysis Aided in the D.B. Cooper Investigation

The Hunt for D.B. Cooper: How Intelligence Analysts Took on the Case By Erik Kleinsmith, Staff, Intelligence Studies, American Military University, 9/9/2016 This article was originally posted on American Military University’s...

New Evidence May Hold Key Clue to Identifying Cooper

Inside Edition January 5, 2018 Investigators dedicated to solving the notorious 1971 hijacking of a Boeing 727 believe they’ve finally discovered the identity of the air bandit known as D.B. Cooper...
D.B. Cooper - Escape Story -Wally Foss

DB Cooper: Thanks to a storyteller, the plot thickens

Stockton Record, by Michael Fitzgerald; August 24, 2017 Where 64-year-old Wally, a Korean War vet, told the Cooper escape tale in 1997​ The ace investigator who tied the legendary D.B. Cooper...

Private Eyes: Fugitive Cooper became covert pilot for CIA

Seattle PI; by Daniel DeMay; February 1, 2018; The organizer of a cold case team led by former FBI agents stated today that he has strong evidence the man they...
Robert W. Rackstraw Witness - Ken Overturf

A Commanding Witness – Rackstraw in Vietnam

  Lieutenant Colonel Ken L. Overturf (ret.) is an award-winning helicopter pilot, Master Parachutist, and Rackstraw's former commanding officer during the Vietnam War (1969-1970). He is one of a dozen...

Sleuths: Hijacker brags of escape, outfoxing FBI in encrypted note

NEWSWEEK; By Maria Perez, Friday, June 29, 2018; An investigative team led by former FBI agents claims it has unmasked a coded message in a 1972 letter from the infamous...

DB Cooper mystery: ‘Potential’ physical evidence uncovered in search

  Thomas Colbert is handed the buried object by a retired FBI supervisor New York Post; by Samual Chamberlain Published August 10, 2017 A crew of volunteer cold-case investigators in the Pacific Northwest,...

Sleuth claims hidden encryption links Cooper letter to highly trained Vietnam vet

FOX NEWS Website; by Ryan Gaydos; 1/5/18; A stream of numbers at the bottom of a typed letter believed sent by the mysterious fugitive D.B. Cooper came from a man...
Handwriting Comparison DB Cooper, Robert W. Rackstraw, The Last Master Outlaw

A new Stockton angle on D.B. Cooper?

By Michael Fitzgerald Record columnist Posted Jul. 23, 2016 at 3:12 PM Legendary skyjacker D.B. Cooper is looking more and more like a man with Stockton ties, thanks to new evidence that...