Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Sexual assaults, domestic disputes and kidnappings are often the primary focus of this crime show, which follows New York City detectives working in a specialized division within the police department. The first spin-off of "Law & Order," this series has featured many high-profile guest stars. Richard Belzer brought his character from "Homicide: Life on (more…)

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Mon Dec 18 8:00pm
Scorched Earth(Season 13, Episode 1) MNT

In the 13th-season opener, a hotel maid accuses an Italian diplomat of rape, but then doubt arises about her believability. Meanwhile, Atlanta detective Amanda Rollins (Kelli Giddish) joins the squad as Benson tries to cope with the aftermath of a chaotic (more…)

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Mon Dec 18 9:00pm
Personal Fouls(Season 13, Episode 2) MNT

An ex-basketball player accuses his old coach (Dan Lauria) of sexually abusing him as a child. Det. Nick Amaro (Danny Pino) transfers to the squad and helps with the case, which involves interviewing former players, one of whom is now famous. Carmelo Antho (more…)

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Tue Dec 19 2:05am
Closet(Season 9, Episode 16) USA

Benson and Stabler probe the murder of an investment banker. Elsewhere, Benson starts dating a newspaper editor (Bill Pullman), but his work conflicts with her position at the department. Beverly D'Angelo also guest stars.

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Tue Dec 19 3:00am
Authority(Season 9, Episode 17) USA

Robin Williams guest stars as engineer Merritt Rook, who poses as a police officer on the phone to trick people into committing criminal acts. Rook's clever self-defense at trial sets him free, leading to publicity and followers stemming from his antiautho (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 2:02am
Cold(Season 9, Episode 19) USA

In the ninth-season finale, Lake reopens a cold case involving the murder of a teen girl. But Lake ends up the prime suspect after a shoot-out with the detective originally assigned to the probe leaves him dead and Lake hospitalized. Making matters worse (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 3:00am
Trials(Season 10, Episode 1) USA

In the 10th-season opener, a 7-year-old boy makes accusations against his foster parents involving abusive medical testing. This leads Benson to an unsolved rape that shares something in common with this new case. New ADA Kim Greylek (Michaela McManus) hel (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 9:00am
Closure, Part II(Season 2, Episode 3) USA

A year after she was raped, a woman (Tracy Pollan) follows her attacker (Neil Maffin) and reports his activities to the police. Mrs. Cleary: Evy O'Rourke. Lori Thatcher: Stina Nielsen. Schoenfeld: Rob Bartlett. Rothberg: Ned Eisenberg. Fin: Ice-T. Benson: (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 10:00am
Head(Season 5, Episode 25) USA

The fifth season ends with a bizarre pedophilia story involving a 12-year-old student (Jake Weary), his alcoholic mother (Diana Scarwid) and his principal (Stacy Edwards). Dr. Anne Morella: Julie White. Benson: Mariska Hargitay. Stabler: Christopher Melon (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 11:00am
Strain(Season 7, Episode 5) USA

Fin's estranged son (Ernest Waddell) helps his father in the investigation of the murders of two gay men. Gabriel Thurman: Brian Bloom. Carolyn Maddox: CCH Pounder. Liam Weller: Bill Smitrovich. Fin: Ice-T.

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Wed Dec 20 12:00pm
Raw(Season 7, Episode 6) USA

The fatal shooting of a black schoolboy involves a racist group called the Revolution Aryan Warriors. Star: Marcia Gay Harden. Judge Schuyler: John Rubinstein. Barry Moredock: John Cullum. Kyle: Cody Kasch. Brian: J.C. MacKenzie. Brannon Lee Redding: Joel (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 1:00pm
Screwed(Season 8, Episode 22) USA

Darius Parker (Chris “Ludacris” Bridges) continues to cause problems for Tutuola when he returns to face trial for murder and hires an ex-cop as his lawyer. Meanwhile, Det. Chester Lake (Adam Beach) joins the SVU staff. Guest stars include Star Jones R (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 2:00pm
Anchor(Season 11, Episode 10) USA

Fin investigates the murders of three children of immigrant families, and he begins to make some headway after observing a fight between an immigration lawyer (John Larroquette) and a devoted fan of a talk-show host who dislikes foreigners.

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Wed Dec 20 3:00pm
Reparations(Season 12, Episode 21) USA

Family vengeance factors into a rape case in which both the cops and the suspect seek outside help: ADA Casey Novak (Diane Neal) returns to help police, while the accused man recruits his cousin, L.A. DDA Jonah Dekker (Terrence Howard), to defend him.

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Wed Dec 20 4:00pm
Valentine's Day(Season 13, Episode 18) USA

A man witnesses his wife's rape and kidnapping while video chatting with her on his way home from a business trip. The abductors seek a ransom, and the case grows more complex as detectives probe deeper.

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Wed Dec 20 5:00pm
Learning Curve(Season 13, Episode 20) USA

Detectives investigate a string of hate crimes against gay men, and the victims include the new fiancé of Fin's son. A private-school teacher is then similarly brutalized, and the evidence in his case points to a possible cover-up.

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Wed Dec 20 6:00pm
Intersecting Lives(Season 17, Episode 22) USA

In the first part of the two-part 17th-season finale, a corrections officer is quietly investigated for sexually assaulting female prison inmates, and the SVU detectives eventually build a strong case against him. However, after his arrest, his union targe (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 7:00pm
Making a Rapist(Season 18, Episode 2) USA

Newly tested DN evidence leads to the exoneration of a prisoner who served 16 years for a rape conviction. However, he's investigated again one day later in the wake of a shocking new crime.

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Wed Dec 20 8:00pm
Net Worth(Season 18, Episode 14) USA

A top-level investment banker accuses her billionaire client of rape.

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Wed Dec 20 9:00pm
Know It All(Season 18, Episode 15) USA

A man under investigation for rape and murder threatens to expose the secrets of those working the case.

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Wed Dec 20 10:00pm
Underbelly(Season 8, Episode 7) ION

A 14-year-old girl who was brutally beaten, raped and killed shares the same dog-paw tattoo as two other young female homicide victims. Despite warnings from Stabler, Dani (Connie Nielsen) becomes overly involved in the case. Victor Dodine: Michael Kenneth (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 10:00pm
Real Fake News(Season 18, Episode 17) USA

A congressman is falsely accused of soliciting underage girls and asks the squad to debunk the rumor, but their investigation leads them to unearth a real sex-trafficking ring. Meanwhile, Benson and Rollins become the targets of a salacious website.

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Wed Dec 20 11:00pm
Cage(Season 8, Episode 8) ION

While searching for the woman responsible for handcuffing two traumatized adolescents in the back of a van, the detectives turn up evidence that leads them to suspect that many foster children are being put in danger. Also, Dani makes a decision about her (more…)

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Wed Dec 20 11:00pm
Imposter(Season 18, Episode 3) USA

A man uses a fake identity to lure a woman into a relationship, and lives are damaged in the process. Barba then charges the man with rape, but he faces an uphill battle in court.

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Thu Dec 21 12:00am
Closure, Part II(Season 2, Episode 3) USA

A year after she was raped, a woman (Tracy Pollan) follows her attacker (Neil Maffin) and reports his activities to the police. Mrs. Cleary: Evy O'Rourke. Lori Thatcher: Stina Nielsen. Schoenfeld: Rob Bartlett. Rothberg: Ned Eisenberg. Fin: Ice-T. Benson: (more…)

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  • Premiered: September 20, 1999
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: Sexual assaults, domestic disputes and kidnappings are often the primary focus of this crime show, which follows New York City detectives working in a specialized division within the police department. The first spin-off of "Law & Order," this series has f… (more)

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