The First 48
The First 48 follows detectives from around the country during these first critical hours as they race against time to find the suspect. Gritty and fast-paced, it takes viewers behind the scenes of real-life investigations with unprecedented access to crime scenes, autopsies, forensic processing, and interrogations.The First 48 has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming via tv everywhere with A&E (Via Cable/Satellite Provider), free on A&E, and 6 others. It's a crime and documentary show with 551 episodes over 19 seasons. The First 48 is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (2,295 votes).
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Season 1A&E | A&E | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Jun 4, 2004
Body in the Park; Ruby Street Shooting Jun 4, 2004 LOCATION: MIAMIIn the opening episode, investigators in Miami attempt to solve two brutal shootings committed at point-blank range.In the first case, GANGS OF LITTLE HAVANA, the team finds a young man lying dead on the sidewalk in Little Havana near an area noted for gangland violence. From the outset the murder appears to be the latest tragedy in the turf war between two gangs. At first the investigating team is hampered by a wall of silence from a frightened community. But hour by hour the full story of what happened begins to emerge.In the second case, EXECUTION IN COCONUT GROVE, it appears that a convenience store owner in Coconut Grove had invited someone she knew into her home and was then shot twice in the head. The detectives quickly discover that the victim also sold jewelry, and a ransacked room suggests that the murder could be the result of a robbery gone wrong. Or is that what the murderer hoped the detectives would think? With no obvious suspects, a major forensic operation gets underway with the house examined inch by inch for fingerprints in the hope of putting a name and a face on the killer.
S01 E02Jun 11, 2004
Gangs of Little Havana; Execution in Coconut Grove Jun 11, 2004 LOCATION: MIAMIIn the first case, OVERKILL, Miami homicide sergeant Joe Schillaci and his team of investigators are dispatched to a brutal case of overkill. A young man has just been gunned down in broad daylight on a crowded street. He's been shot numerous times to the head, not far from a busy apartment complex filled with children. It's in a part of town where drug dealers and thugs rule the streets. Detectives have just 48 hours to find a witness willing to talk before threats and intimidation take hold of the neighborhood.In the second case, LEFT FOR DEAD, an unidentified man has been found shot and brutally beaten in an empty parking lot. When he dies in the hospital hours later, a cigar-chomping veteran detective Manny De La Torriente and his rookie partner Jose Rodriguez must act quickly to unravel the mystery. But with an unidentified victim and no physical evidence, investigators have their work cut out for them.
S01 E03Jun 18, 2004
Overkill; Left for Dead Jun 18, 2004 Two murder cases in Kansas: detectives investigate the murder of a woman in a cul-de-sac and a man shot and dumped in a park.
S01 E04Jun 25, 2004
Double Murder on Haskell; Back Alley Revenge Jun 25, 2004 In Kansas City, detectives investigate a shooting death and must convince a son to give up his father; and investigate a murder in an area known for its drug problems.
S01 E05Jul 2, 2004
Body in the Park/Ruby Street Shooting Jul 2, 2004 In Philadelphia, Sergeant Irma Labrice and Detectives Leon Lubiejewski and Michael Gross don't have much time to find a murder suspect, and they don't have much to go on--the victim's body was burned beyond recognition. Meanwhile, on the other side of town, Detective Bill Kelhower and his team must gather enough physical evidence to crack a murder case because the witnesses to the crime aren't talking.
S01 E06Jul 30, 2004
Killing Spree Jul 30, 2004 Fear has a way of making good people uncooperative. In a neighborhood where a murder is committed, the residents' memories seem to disappear and their mouths become silent.Detectives pursue a serial killer terrorizing residents of a Miami housing project who are too frightened to offer information to help the police.
S01 E07Aug 6, 2004
On Ice; Body in the Canal Aug 6, 2004 The detectives must track down the killers of an Ice Rink employee and a body floating in the canal. The detectives have a tough job ahead of them as they try to find the elusive murderers.
Season 2A&E | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Jan 7, 2005
Murder on the Interstate; House of Santeria Jan 7, 2005 LOCATION: KANSAS CITY, MOIn this episode of The First 48, homicide detectives are drawn into a deadly cat-and-mouse game by a cunning serial killer terrorizing Kansas City, Missouri. The game begins when Sgt. Doug Niemeier and his squad find the bodies of two women killed weeks apart stacked up in an abandoned garage. Soon the killer begins calling 911 to direct the detectives to other bodies hidden around Kansas City. As body count continues to climb, Niemeier and his squad must race against time to track down their elusive foe, before he kills again... and again.
S02 E02Jan 14, 2005
Hostile Takeover; Shot in the Back Jan 14, 2005 LOCATION: MIAMIIn Miami, homicide Sgt. Joe Schillaci and his squad must solve a murder of an innocent college student during a hectic Memorial Day weekend; and Sgt. Carlos De Los Santos and his team tackle a murder of a doctor found hogtied in his house and learn that the key to the case may lie with the voodoo-like Santeria shrines found at the crime scene.
S02 E03Jan 21, 2005
A Serial Killer Calls Jan 21, 2005 Miami investigators hunt for a van which was seen leaving the scene of a murder. Elsewhere, Detectives uncover the shocking background of a victim who was shot in the back. Will the perpetrators of these crimes be brought to justice?
S02 E04Feb 4, 2005
Hunt for Teeth; Coyote Blue Feb 4, 2005 Talk about taking a bite out of crime. With little to go on many times, detectives must solve cases with nothing more then a wing and an prayer. The detectives are hot on the trail of a suspect they fear will flee the country and elsewhere the hunt for a criminal called "Teeth" continues.Kansas City detectives pursue a man suspected of beating his friend to death using a cinder block.
S02 E05Mar 4, 2005
Downstream Drifter; Murder in Room 162 Mar 4, 2005 LOCATION: SAN ANTONIO / PHOENIXIn San Antonio, TX, Detective Timm Angell and his partners find a nameless man beaten to death floating in a creek; they must race to identify the victim and find anyone who may have known him.And in Phoenix, Detective Mike Polk and his team painstakingly reconstruct the final hours of a man found dead hogtied in a hotel room; the case takes a dramatic turn when they learn the killers may have been captured by the hotel's surveillance cameras.
S02 E06Apr 11, 2005
Roadside Burning; Blood Ties Apr 11, 2005 With Mother Nature threatening the investigation, investigators must work quickly to solve a murder. A silent witness…a surveillance camera has seen the truth.
S02 E07Apr 15, 2005
Deadly Betrayal Apr 15, 2005 A body found on fire by the side of the Highway leads the police to investigate the victim's secret life. Meanwhile, the secrets of a Mexican migrant worker unfold as the police investigate.
Season 3A&E | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Oct 7, 2005
House of Blood; Last Man Standing Oct 7, 2005 Trails of blood are the common thread between these two crimes.
S03 E02Oct 14, 2005
Fish out of Water; Good Samaritan Oct 14, 2005 Lies can make or break a case as in the first story. Mothers death lays heavy on the mind of her daughter.
S03 E03Oct 21, 2005
Duct Tape Murder; Custody of the Devil Oct 21, 2005 Counterfeit money may have cost a man his life. A hero is slain protecting another man. Will the killers get away?
S03 E04Nov 4, 2005
Baby for Sale; The Barrel Nov 4, 2005 There is nothing more tragic than an injured child. But when there are two dead babies decades apart, emotions are running high!
S03 E05Dec 2, 2005
Fifty Dollar Murder; Murder in Liberty City Dec 2, 2005 People killing people for no reason, and without leaving a clue.
S03 E06Dec 16, 2005
Foolproof Alibi; Left behind Dec 16, 2005 A young father killed in broad day light. A woman found dead in her home. Killers flee to avoid the law…will it work?
S03 E07Dec 23, 2005
Torched Dec 23, 2005 With a dead store clerk, evidence is not hard to find. But what will hold the key to solving the murder? A dead man and a wounded man…is there a connection?
Season 4A&E | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Jun 16, 2006
Loved to Death; Unmasked Jun 16, 2006 A man has been gunned down in a convenience store. With the surveillance cameras keeping watch, the last few minutes of this man’s life are caught on tape. A gruesome murder in a high-rise condo, will send detectives on the trail of a killer. When they find a blood trail leading out of the building…the hunt is on.
S04 E02Jun 23, 2006
Inner Demons; Kids with Guns Jun 23, 2006 Miami detectives find a man murdered outside his own apartment. While hunting for the killer, they uncover the victim's inner life, revealing a man torn between who he is and what he believes. In Memphis, a tragic triple shooting leaves two young men dead and one fighting for his life in the hospital. Detectives soon find out that the deadly shooter and his partner may be kids, too.
S04 E03Jul 7, 2006
The Witness; The Trunk Jul 7, 2006 Miami detectives Ricky Martinez and Fernando Bosch investigate the double homicide of a husband and wife. As they race against the clock to find the killer, they discover that their best witness in the case tragically also has the most at stake. And in Memphis, Sgt. Ron Collins and his team must solve the mystery behind a car discovered on the edge of town.
S04 E04Jul 21, 2006
Pre-emptive Strike; Unlucky Jul 21, 2006 In Memphis, TN, Lt. Toney Armstrong and his team respond to a shooting where the killer may be barricaded in his apartment. Then the stand-off gives way to a dispute among friends where detectives must determine if the shooter was acting in self-defense, or not.
S04 E04Jul 6, 2006
The Witness / The Trunk Jul 6, 2006 A husband a wife are found murdered. Detectives race the clock to find their killer. When a witness is located they discover this witness has the most at stake. A car is found abandoned at the edge of town, with blood dripping from the trunk. The owner of the car handed over her keys to the boyfriend 3 days prior, and has not been seen or heard from since.
S04 E05Jul 28, 2006
Memphis Blues; Knife to the Heart Jul 28, 2006 Miami detectives respond to the stabbing murder of an elderly man found dead in his home. After collecting key evidence on the crime scene and talking to witnesses, Detective Rolando Garcia starts to suspect the victim's emotionally unstable nephew may have committed the murder.
S04 E06Aug 18, 2006
Boogie Man; Murder on Flowering Peach Aug 18, 2006 Dallas Homicide Detectives respond to a call about a body in the charred remains of a car. Digging into the victim's life uncovers a dangerous lifestyle with questionable friends. With each interview, a new piece of the puzzle is revealed and investigators take one step closer to the killer.
Season 5A&E | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Jan 26, 2007
Up In Smoke; Shot in the Dark Jan 26, 2007 A young couples goes missing in Memphis. Family members contact the local police for help, the fear the worst might have happened. While detectives investigate they soon realize they may not be investigating the loss of two lives but rather helping to return them to their families.Behind a barbershop a young man has been gunned down in cold blood. As the detectives investigate they quickly realized not everything is as it appears.
S05 E02Jan 19, 2007
Fatal Pickup; Bad Neighbor Jan 19, 2007 A sixty-one year old man becomes an unlikely suspect when a double shooting takes place. Investigators try to wrap their brains around the tragic murders and the unlikely suspect.A murder victim is found dumped in a park their body full of bullets. As detectives dig deeper into the life of the victim they start to unravel man secrets.
S05 E03Feb 2, 2007
Blood Trail; 50G Murder Feb 2, 2007 A burning truck reveals the fiery grave of two murder victims. Detectives are set in motion to track suspects so they can find a killer.A woman is found murdered in the streets. Detectives are left with few clues to work with, anyone could be the killer.
S05 E04Feb 22, 2007
Live to Tell; Field of Lies Feb 22, 2007 A woman has been stabbed and left to die in the streets. When a witness comes forward with a license plate number detectives must resort to trickery to bring a suspect in.Found dead in his dental clinic, an elderly man’s murder has few clues. Suddenly a woman comes forward with some information leaving detectives to wonder…it is too good to be true?
S05 E05Mar 2, 2007
Stray Bullet; Payback Mar 2, 2007 A woman is found murdered in a lot. Detectives work to identify a killer before he strikes again.As a victim clings to life…it is their identification that will lead the detectives to the culprits.
S05 E06Mar 9, 2007
The Good Book; Nightmare Mar 9, 2007 A man is shot and killed while inside his apartment. Detectives believe the shooter was mistaken and took an innocent life. Time is of the essence while Detectives look for the man who was in the killers sights.A new Detective in the middle of his first big case has a triple murder to solve. As things quickly get out of hand…he must maintain control and work to solve the case.
S05 E07Mar 16, 2007
To Die For; Highway Revenge Mar 16, 2007 Shots ring out in the night, two victims lay dead while another clings to life. Detectives will need the eyes of the third victim to help catch this killer.A veteran police officer is puzzled when he locates a body burning inside a car. Relying on hold fashioned footwork will be what helps find this killer.
Season 6Hulu | A&E | Rent or Buy
S06 E01Jun 22, 2007
Blindsided Jun 22, 2007 A woman is gunned down where she works. The surveillance system has managed to capture the image of her killer. Now to putting a name to the face of this killer, will be a daunting task.
S06 E02Jul 13, 2007
Missing Witness; Who's Knocking Jul 13, 2007 When bullets fly, there is not telling where the might end up. This one ends up in an innocent bystander. Finding the trigger-man will be harder than expected. A victim is found left behind a home that is long since vacant, he has been gunned down. Will detectives get the answers they need from the best friend?
S06 E03Jul 20, 2007
Bicycle Bandits; First Shot Jul 20, 2007 Two teens are feeling the scene on bikes, while their victim lays dieing in his father's arms. Can detectives locate these killer peddlers? A cold blooded possible revenge killing keeps detectives on the hunt. Is it possible a man killed his childhood friend because he is a snitch?
S06 E04Jul 27, 2007
Bicycle Bandits; First Shot Jul 27, 2007 A man is gunned down in a hallway. This widow reveals that he was killed the day before his birthday. The community will need to pull together to find the suspects who were last seen with the victim.
S06 E05Aug 3, 2007
Last Birthday Aug 3, 2007 A man is found floating in a creek, his throat has been slashed by his killer. Diving deep into the victims personal life will leave many more questions. A witness will send the investigation into the murder of a 19-year-old into over drive. They search the streets looking for this lone gunman.
S06 E06Aug 10, 2007
Floated Away; Tagged Aug 10, 2007 The sad tragic death of a 17-year-old shot and killed while he slept, leaves detectives searching for either the only witness or the killer. This person has fled the scene making the job of the detective harder. Some people are rolling some dice on a nice afternoon, ends in the shooting death of a young man. Can detectives get witnesses to talk?
S06 E07Aug 17, 2007
Friend or Foe; Code of Silence Aug 17, 2007 The tragic discovery of the decomposing body of a young boy rocks detectives. Detectives set out to solve this sad twisted case, When a Honduran immigrant is found murdered in an alley, detectives move into action. They dial in on a suspect that goes on the run…catching him before he crosses the border is the key.
Season 7Hulu | A&E | A&E | Rent or Buy
S07 E01Jan 11, 2008
Double Time Jan 11, 2008 The detectives are called to the scene of a shooting at a café. The witnesses on scene say it was a robbery gone wrong. While working one case, the team gets a second case. The are working against the clock on both cases.
S07 E02Jan 18, 2008
Dead Sleep; Tag Team Jan 18, 2008 A body is found brutally beaten. Detectives have to identify the victim and search for a killer. A local teenager is killed. Detectives enlist the help of some eyes in the sky for help tracking their killer.
S07 E03Jan 25, 2008
Unnecessary Roughness; Stolen Life Jan 25, 2008 Gunfire rings out leaving a teenager dead, ironically during a Children's Peace Bowl for street violence. With little to go on detectives need a witness to come forward. A popular basketball coach is gunned down, detectives are left scratching their heads. Leads are few and far between, can detectives find their killer?
S07 E04Feb 1, 2008
Burden of Proof; Backfire Feb 1, 2008 A woman is shot and killed in her home. The detectives find the victims car with a suspect behind the wheel. Holding the suspect on stolen property can the gather enough evidence for murder? When two men try to rob a vender one is shot and killed. Once the trigger man is found they need the second robber to put all the piece together.
S07 E05Feb 8, 2008
American Dream; Easter Sunday Feb 8, 2008 A man is found dead in his truck. Detectives learn that he had fled the war in Bosnia, just to killed in the streets of Memphis. The streets are hard and young people fight to break the hold the streets have on them. A young father was doing just that when he was gunned down and left in the back of a car.
S07 E06Mar 7, 2008
Better Days; Wildflower Mar 7, 2008 The local community is shocked when an elderly man is gunned down. With the help of the locals two suspects are brought in. Their tight lips will make the detectives jobs even harder. A woman is outside collecting wildflowers when she is shot and killed. With little to go on, detectives unravel leads which seems to make the case even hard to solve.
S07 E07Mar 14, 2008
Last Ride; Trailer Trap Mar 14, 2008 A young man is gunned down and left in the trunk of an abandoned car. Can his killer be found? The brutal killing of a man in a trailer park sends detectives searching for a killer.
Season 8Hulu | A&E | A&E | Rent or Buy
S08 E01Jan 2, 2009
Gone Jan 2, 2009 Detectives are called to the scene at an apartment, blood covers the apartment. There is no possible way the victim survived this brutal attack. No body is found at the scene and detectives start the search for the killer...and their victim.
S08 E02Jan 9, 2009
Return to Sender; Death Camp Jan 9, 2009 A young man lays dead in the backseat of his friend's car. Detectives start looking around the scene and find some mail. Could this be the clue that breaks the case? The streets of Minneapolis are 'home' to the homeless. The brutal beating death of a homeless man sets detectives on a hunt for a killer.
S08 E03Jan 16, 2009
Obstruction; Flight Risk Jan 16, 2009 Detectives are called to a shooting that has left a man dead. When a woman shows up to retrieve something from the scene detectives wonder if she knows more than she lets on. A man guns down a mother of two, a witness comes forward to tell detectives the man is headed for Mexico. With the help of the SWAT team, they attempt to cut him off before he can flee.
S08 E04Jan 23, 2009
Crashing the Gate; 6000 Motives Jan 23, 2009 Two people are consumed by gun fire while they sit waiting at the gate of an apartment building. With little to go on detectives rely on the surviving witness to help them solve the case. An elderly man takes a drifter into his home, when the elderly man turns up dead...the drifter is the likely suspect. Detectives will search state to state looking for this suspect.
S08 E05Jan 30, 2009
Blood Money; Fifteen Jan 30, 2009 A young man lays dead behind an apartment building. Detectives run into problems with the victim's friends. Do they know more than what they are saying? Can the detectives convince them to talk before a killer gets away? A young girl is struck by a stray bullet from an AK-47. This senseless tragedy is made worse by few leads. Detectives will have to track down possible witness after witness to try to find this killer.
S08 E06Feb 6, 2009
Out of the Past; Fued Feb 6, 2009 A man is gunned down in front of his wife and children. Detectives look for clues to determine if the murder has a deeper meaning or if it was a robbery gone wrong. A young man is killed in the middle of the day in the prime of his life, in a hail of gunfire. In order to track this killer the surviving victim must be located to get details of the shootout and why it happened.
S08 E07Feb 5, 2009
Devil Inside/Rattlesnake Feb 5, 2009 An elderly woman is brutally murdered and left under a highway underpass. When satanic symbols are found by the body, police investigate and learn about a similar case. With lots of help they set out to catch a possible serial killer. Local teenage is recklessly shot and killed, the community is gripped by fear. The investigators talk to the neighbors hoping to get one of them to speak.
Season 9Hulu | A&E | A&E | Rent or Buy
S09 E01Jun 17, 2009
Last Wish Jun 17, 2009 After celebrating his birthday with friends and family, the man is found dead on a sidewalk. Twists and turns lead detectives down a crazy path. Finally appealing to the public, they get a lead.
S09 E02Jun 24, 2009
Signs of Violence; Live By the Gun Jun 24, 2009 A deaf man is stabbed to death in the doorway of his home. Detectives are on the trail of their suspects, who might be linked to an unsolved murder. A street party is interrupted when shots ring out, leaving a young man dead. Witnesses are few but when found their information may lead detectives to a killer.
S09 E03Jun 24, 2009
Cold as Ice Jun 24, 2009 The body of a man is found in the snow. Detectives work to find a killer, but first they have to get the friend to tell what she knows.
S09 E04Jul 1, 2009
Road Hazard; Cold Jul 1, 2009 A motorcycle club president was run off the road, and then shot in the head. Detectives work to find answers and a killer. A woman is strangled in her apartment. Detectives are on the hunt for this killer that has left seven children without a mother.
S09 E05Jul 8, 2009
In Broad Daylight; Fight Club Jul 8, 2009 A young woman is shot and killed in the middle of the day. Detectives race to identify the victim and catch her killer. Outside of a strip club a young man is brutally murdered. Using onsite surveillance and forensics detectives track their killer.
S09 E06Jul 15, 2009
After the First 48 - Blackout Jul 15, 2009 UPDATE: Follow this case through the justice system. We have already seen the bodies discovered and the arrests made. Now we get to see the court process and the verdicts handed down.
S09 E07Jul 22, 2009
Ditched Jul 22, 2009 Passing motorists discover the decomposing body a person reported missing by a friend. As detectives search for the friend, they quickly realize this is going to be a long road.
Season 10A&E | Rent or Buy
S10 E01Dec 15, 2010
Twist of Fate Dec 15, 2010 On a Sunday night in June 2007, Christian Marton and his girlfriend Monica Stafford drove two hours from Axtell, Texas to Dallas where Christian had arranged to buy a car. By the end of the evening, Christian was dead--shot in a robbery attempt. Lead Detective John Palmer and his partner, Armando Perez used both surveillance footage from a fast food restaurant and cell phone records to build a case against the man who planned the robbery. For the man who actually pulled the trigger, Palmer relied on both his fingerprint found at the scene of the crime and an id by Monica. Both men were charged with capital murder. The case went to trial in February of 2009.
S10 E02Mar 5, 2010
Body of Evidence Mar 5, 2010 A 28-year-old father is stabbed to death while at work; a 35-year-old man is shot to death in a bar bathroom.
S10 E03Mar 12, 2010
Lost Highway; Out for Murda Mar 12, 2010 Investigators believe a teenager who was shot to death outside a party was a victim of mistaken identity.
S10 E04Mar 26, 2010
10 Pounds Mar 26, 2010 Detective Chris Anderson returns to his childhood neighborhood to investigate a drug-related murder.
S10 E05Apr 2, 2010
Cut Down; 911 Apr 2, 2010 In Miami, Det. Rolando Garcia is investigating the shooting death of a local homeless man, known for looking after his fellow transient friends. As the case begins to unravel and witnesses give up information, Garcia learns that the victim's commendable behavior may have instigated his death. And in Louisville, after a minor injury, a woman makes a routine call to 911--the call becomes anything but routine when gunshots ring out in the background. When the smoke clears, the caller finds her boyfriend shot and killed. With information from the girlfriend, lead detective Leigh Maroni must now track down the man last seen with the victim and determine whether he is a witness or the potential killer.
S10 E06Apr 16, 2010
Update Special: Bait and Switch Apr 16, 2010 A man, accused of being part of a robbery attempt that ended in murder, faces trial.
S10 E07Apr 23, 2010
Smoke Screen; The Last Goodbye Apr 23, 2010 A 28-year-old father is stabbed to death while at work; a 35-year-old man is shot to death in a bar bathroom.
Season 11A&E | Rent or Buy
S11 E01Oct 1, 2010
Carjacked; Roll of the Dice Oct 1, 2010 In Harris County, Deputy Russell Gonzales races the clock to track down the killer of an unidentified man found dead in a desolate field on the side of the road. It's an uphill battle for the team until a couple appears on scene and breaks the case wide open. In Miami, Detective Rolando Garcia and his team investigates the murder of an innocent bystander caught in a hail of gunfire. As detectives delve deeper, they discover that the killer's motives may not be what they think.
S11 E02Oct 8, 2010
Marked for Death Oct 8, 2010 In Harris County, Dep. Abraham Alanis and his team investigate the murder of a man, married with four young children, who was found robbed and shot to death outside an abandoned house. With no other leads to go on, investigators discover that their victim held a secret that could lead to his killer.
S11 E03Aug 11, 2011
Winter Games Aug 11, 2011 In Detroit, Sergeant Matthew Gnatek and Officer Nancy Foster are investigating the murder of a soon-to-be father, found shot to death in a deserted field during a snowstorm. With no witnesses and potential evidence disappearing under the blanketing snow, the Crime Scene Unit works quickly with metal detectors, to uncover an item that will put Gnatek and Foster on the trail to meet three young women who each hold a piece of the homicide puzzle.
S11 E03Oct 7, 2010
After the First 48: Letters of Intent / Family Friend Oct 7, 2010 Now that some of our strongest cases have been adjudicated, we can take viewers inside the powerful and dramatic events that unfolded after the arrest, up to and including the conviction.
S11 E04Oct 15, 2010
Off the Tracks Oct 15, 2010 For homicide detectives, the clock starts ticking the moment they are called. Their chance of solving a case is cut in half if they don't get a lead in "The First 48". Each passing hour gives suspects more time to flee, witnesses more time to forget what they saw, and crucial evidence more time to be lost forever. Follow detectives from around the country during these critical hours as they race against time to find the suspect.
S11 E05Oct 14, 2010
After The First 48: The Good Book Oct 14, 2010 In November 2006, Dallas detectives investigated the murder of a twenty-nine-year-old mother of four, found burned beyond recognition in her car behind a remote warehouse. Detectives soon discovered that the victim's former boyfriend and father of her infant son, had been stalking her for months, leading up to her death. After tracking down two homeless witnesses and finding a piece of crucial evidence, police were able to charge James Bartley with capital murder. The Dallas DA's office was responsible for bringing the case to a close. In order to do that successfully, the prosecutor and her investigator had to keep close tabs on their key homeless witnesses for years, while the cased awaited trial.
S11 E05Oct 15, 2010
Underworld Oct 15, 2010 In Miami, Detective Anthony Reyes and the homicide team are investigating the murder of a man found brutally beaten to death below a major interstate. Reyes must navigate through false leads and dead ends, until an eyewitness comes forward and ignites the case. When detectives discover that their eyewitness is leaving out one major detail in his story, the case is turned on its head.
Season 12A&E | Rent or Buy
S12 E01Jan 6, 2012
Pointless; Set Up Jan 6, 2012 In Birmingham, Detective Chris Anderson investigates the gruesome murder of a woman who is shot to death and then set on fire. Anderson hunts down his suspects, but it's the victim's family that reveals a final, disturbing twist in the case. In DeKalb County, Detective Joe Renaud is working the homicide of a father of four, gunned down outside an apartment complex on the east side of town. Without little to go on, Renaud and his team must put the pieces of this puzzle together to track down the killer.
S12 E02Jan 13, 2012
Love Kills; Justified Jan 13, 2012 Detectives link Martin Seay to several killings--but he only goes on trial for one. The state's key witness is his former girlfriend, Kandi Hawkins. Hawkins was paralyzed from the neck down when Seay ordered a hit on her. Will her testimony be enough to convict the ruthless killer?
S12 E03Jan 20, 2012
Ultimate Price Jan 20, 2012 A person is killed in Miami while trying to stop a robbery.
S12 E04Jan 19, 2012
Hot Lot / Blind Faith Jan 19, 2012 In Birmingham, Lead Det. Henry Lucas and the Birmingham Homicide Team are trying to solve the mystery of how a young man ended up shot in the back in the middle of a scrap yard. With no witnesses, Lucas hopes the victim's friends can lead him to the killer. In DeKalb County, Lead Det. Lynn Shuler and the Major Felony Unit are called to a motel where a woman has been found dead. The case takes a dark turn when the team learns that a man was in the room shortly before the woman died, but had since disappeared.
S12 E04Jan 27, 2012
Hot Lot / Blind Faith Jan 27, 2012 Fifteen-year-old Juanita Payne was killed outside a party by a stray round from an AK-47. Detectives arrest a man they are sure is the killer. But the case begins to fall apart soon after. Will the alleged killer walk free?
S12 E05Mar 9, 2012
Missing Mar 9, 2012 In Harris County, Deputy Mario Quintanilla and his team are investigating the mysterious disappearance and possible murder of a 20-year-old single mother. After days of searching and only a bloody, abandoned car as evidence, Investigators needs to retrace her final steps to solve the mystery.
S12 E06Mar 16, 2012
The Killer Speaks Mar 16, 2012 In Miami, the homicide Unit's Team five works the murder of a hard working janitor, brutally stabbed to death in his own apartment. With no witnesses, they must rely on clues gathered at the crime seen to help then identify and track down their suspect. In Birmingham, Detective Chris Anderson investigates the murder of a man walking home after fixing a friend's car. With no physical evidence, Anderson gets help from the neighborhood to track down the suspect.
Season 13A&E | Rent or Buy
S13 E01Mar 8, 2013
Birthday Girl Mar 8, 2013 A 14-year-old Cleveland girl dies at her own birthday party when gunmen fire on a crowd; homicide detectives race to track down multiple shooters in the crime.
S13 E02Mar 15, 2013
Deadly Obsession/The Killer You Know Mar 15, 2013 Police detectives conduct a three-state manhunt as they investigate the slaying of a young Dallas couple; a Cleveland man is found shot to death in his own backyard.
S13 E03Mar 15, 2013
Hot Ride/Debt Collector Mar 15, 2013 A violent carjacking leads to the murder of a young father; a Miami musician is shot down in the street.
S13 E04Mar 22, 2013
Desperate Moves Mar 22, 2013 Dallas detectives launch a manhunt for the person who gunned down an innocent man in his car.
S13 E05Mar 22, 2013
Wild Ride Mar 22, 2013 Cleveland homicide detectives follow a bizarre trail of evidence in the case of a father of five who was stabbed over 50 times.
S13 E06Mar 29, 2013
Easy Money/Ambushed Mar 29, 2013 In Dallas a young father is shot in the back, but no one wants to talk.
S13 E07Mar 29, 2013
Uncommon Valor Mar 29, 2013 In Dallas, when a good Samaritan is gunned down trying to protect his friends, detectives must unravel a tangled web of bad tips and lies in their hunt for the killer.
Season 14Hulu | A&E | Rent or Buy
S14 E01Jun 20, 2014
Safe House Jun 20, 2014 In Dallas, a man is found shot dead on his front porch, and the homicide team finds almost a million dollars in his home. Detective Rick Duggan must track down two suspects with a history of violence before they strike again.
S14 E02Jun 27, 2014
Deadly Secret/Behind Closed Doors Jun 27, 2014 A young Dallas father's secret may have led to his shooting death; Cleveland detectives have little to work with as they probe the case of a mother who was strangled in her kitchen.
S14 E03Jul 4, 2014
Cold Embrace Jul 4, 2014 A man is found strangled to death in his car. The detectives working on the case, soon discover a secret relationship that may hold the key to who the killer is.
S14 E04Jul 11, 2014
Cold Betrayal Jul 11, 2014 When a man is shot in front of his family in their home shortly before Christmas, detectives investigate drug dealers.
S14 E04Apr 17, 2014
The Graveyard Shift Apr 17, 2014 In Cleveland, the murder of an innocent store clerk is caught on tape, and when Detectives discover the suspects' violent history, they pull out all the stops to track down the gunmen before more blood is shed.
S14 E05Apr 24, 2014
Abandoned By The Bayou Apr 24, 2014 In New Orleans, when a mother of five is found bound and executed in a vacant lot, Detectives Mike McCleery and Bob Bachelder race to piece together the final hours of her life to catch her vicious killer--before he strikes again.
S14 E05Jul 3, 2014
What Lies Beneath/ Pistol Whipped Jul 3, 2014 When a man arrested for a domestic dispute claims his boyfriend killed someone seven months earlier and buried the body in the basement, Louisville Detectives Jon Lesher and Collin King are launched into one of the strangest cases of their career. Detectives are initially skeptical of the man's claim, but after hours of digging in a hot, humid basement, they discover the truth: buried five feet below the dirt floor is a large plastic storage box containing human remains. Then, when a Miami shooting follows a brutal public attack, Det. TC Cepero and his team try to piece together the turn of events to determine if the murder was justified.
Season 15Hulu | A&E | Rent or Buy
S15 E01Nov 6, 2015
The House on Madrona Street Nov 6, 2015 In the season premiere, an Atlanta woman is strangled and the investigation unearths more potential crimes.
S15 E01Sep 3, 2014
Dangerous Attraction/ Candy Lady Sep 3, 2014 In Dallas, a man is shot dead in his sleep, but when the homicide team learns the suspect could be his girlfriend they uncover a murderous past. Then, in Memphis, TN, Sergeants Bill Ashton and Caroline Mason hunt for the killer of a beloved neighborhood "Candy Lady", shot through her closed front door. From the projects of the city to the trailer parks of the countryside, they leave no stone unturned in their search for the elusive killer.
S15 E02Nov 13, 2015
Blood on Bourbon Nov 13, 2015 Investigating a mass shooting in New Orleans.
S15 E02Sep 11, 2014
6,000 Motives / Deadly Gamble Sep 11, 2014 In Miami, Det. Orlando Silva investigates the brutal stabbing death of an elderly man in his home.
S15 E03Sep 11, 2014
Fighting Words/ Signs of Violence Sep 11, 2014 In Dallas, a father is murdered close to home and detectives need his neighbors to give them a lead. Then, when a deaf father of three is stabbed to death in his doorway, Det. William Brown must enter the silent world of the hearing-impaired. As he closes in on the potential killers, he gets shocking information that may link his suspects to an earlier unsolved murder.
S15 E03Nov 20, 2015
Blood Lust Nov 20, 2015 A killer terrorizes Atlanta and investigators try to track him down.
S15 E04Dec 4, 2015
Secrets and Lies Dec 4, 2015 When a young woman is executed on a street corner in Tulsa, investigator Nathan Schilling discovers her friends may be hiding information about the murder.
Season 16Hulu | A&E | A&E | Rent or Buy
S16 E01Dec 2, 2016
Deadly Premonition Dec 2, 2016 After a young woman has a deadly premonition, the New Orleans homicide team discovers her killer may have killed before.
S16 E02Dec 9, 2016
Bad Romance Dec 9, 2016 The investigation into the execution of a Somali girl leads Minneapolis police to uncover a secret relationship that may have turned deadly; a shooter kills a beloved son when a house party in Tulsa, Okla., gets out of control.
S16 E03Dec 16, 2016
Killer Contact Dec 16, 2016 When a young man from Tulsa., Okla., is found shot dead in his van, homicide detectives retrace his final hours and get caught up in a web of lies.
S16 E04Dec 23, 2016
Episode 4 Dec 23, 2016 New Orleans homicide detectives work the stabbing death of an infamous local criminal; a squabble among friends leaves a woman brutally murdered in a Minneapolis bus station.
S16 E05Dec 30, 2016
Bad Romance / Out of Control Dec 30, 2016 The investigation into the execution of a Somali girl leads Minneapolis police to uncover a secret relationship that may have turned deadly; a shooter kills a beloved son when a house party in Tulsa, Okla., gets out of control.
S16 E06Jan 6, 2017
Murder on the Bluff Jan 6, 2017 When a turf war leaves an elderly woman dead, Atlanta homicide detectives turn up the heat to prevent more bloodshed.
S16 E07Jan 13, 2017
A Fighting Chance Jan 13, 2017 When an argument at a Tulsa, Okla., bar ends with the fatal shooting of a young social activist, police search for answers in a divided community.
Season 17Hulu | A&E | Rent or Buy
S17 E01Oct 20, 2017
Honor Code Oct 20, 2017 In Atlanta, a decorated veteran and grandfather is ambushed when he checks on a rental property.
S17 E02Oct 27, 2017
Runner Runner Oct 27, 2017 A quick-money scam in Mobile, Ala., ends in a double murder; a rookie homicide detective takes the case personally.
S17 E03Dec 1, 2017
Monster Dec 1, 2017 A Tulsa, Okla., police detective tracks a sadistic killer who murdered the brother of a man who stole his truck.
S17 E04Dec 8, 2017
Dangerous Company Dec 8, 2017 A missing father turns up dead when his plans to evict a tenant ignites a murderous rage.
S17 E05Dec 15, 2017
Endless Love & Out of Time Dec 15, 2017 A woman is beaten and stabbed to death in her home in an act of vengeance; a Kansas City man is unable to get out of a dangerous business.
S17 E06Dec 22, 2017
Trap House Dec 22, 2017 When a man is murdered just before Christmas, his family helps Tulsa, Okla., detectives search for his killers.
S17 E07Jan 2, 2018
Devil in Me & Trail of Blood Jan 2, 2018 A Tulsa, Okla., man is shot and killed when a stranger sees an opportunity too good to pass up; in Atlanta, an escalating argument ends with one man dead and the other in danger.
S19 E07Dec 29, 2017
Devil In Me and Trail Of Blood Dec 29, 2017 In Tulsa, a man shot and killed when a stranger sees an opportunity to good to pass up. In Atlanta, an escalating argument ends with one man dead and the other in danger.
Season 2770Rent or Buy
S2770 E09Jul 17, 2014
School Ties/ Friend or Foe Jul 17, 2014 Miami Detectives Fernando Bosch and Rick Martinez are investigating the murder of a man shot dead on the street in the middle of the day. The victim's girlfriend was there and may know the identity of the killer. In Cincinnati, detectives Kurt Ballman and Jeff Schare investigate the murder of a 17-year-old boy who had been shot in the head while he was sleeping. They have to find out if the victim's friend, who fled the scene, is a scared witness or the shooter.