This hard-hitting and emotional series chronicles the life and crimes of the elite Special Victims Unit of the New York Police Department. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit was created by Emmy Award-winning producer Dick Wolf. SVU celebrated its 300th episode in October 2012.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 13 (2011-2012)
|13x01 Scorched Earth |
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 Detective ...
|Sep. 21, 2011|
|13x02 Personal Fouls |
An ex-basketball player accuses his old coach of sexually abusing him as a child. Det. Nick Amaro transfers to the squad and helps with the case, which involves interviewing former ...
|Sep. 28, 2011|
|13x03 Blood Brothers |
A 13-year-old girl won't reveal who got her pregnant, leading police to suspect she was raped. The suspects include the son of a noteworthy political couple, as well as the son of their ...
|Oct. 05, 2011|
|13x04 Double Strands |
A family man is suspected of being a serial rapist in a string of assaults stretching across several states. Mounting evidence points to his guilt, but detectives research his past ...
|Oct. 12, 2011|
|13x05 Missing Pieces |
Detectives search for a missing baby on Halloween after a young mother from Buffalo tells them her car was stolen while her baby was still in it.
|Oct. 19, 2011|
|13x06 True Believers |
The SVU team works together to investigate the case of a promising music student who was brutally raped at gunpoint.
|Nov. 02, 2011|
|13x07 Russian Brides |
When a young woman is found brutally murdered, the SVU detectives use her distinctive tattoos to identify her as a recently engaged Russian mail-order bride. Upon questioning her distraught ...
|Nov. 09, 2011|
|13x08 Educated Guess |
A patient in a mental hospital claims to have witnessed a sexual assault. However, the supposed victim is a fellow patient who has a history of making rape allegations, but she denies ...
|Nov. 16, 2011|
|13x09 Lost Traveler |
When a Romani boy vanishes on his way home from school, the Special Victims Unit must penetrate his insular community to find the unlikely abductors.
|Nov. 30, 2011|
|13x10 Spiraling Down |
A military colleague of Detective Amaro’s wife reports his 14-year-old daughter missing. The detectives find the girl working as a prostitute under a possessive pimp. They quickly ...
|Dec. 07, 2011|
|13x11 Theatre Tricks |
An actress in an interactive theater production is raped on stage, while the audience believes it to be part of the show. The SVU detectives hit a dead end in their investigation when ...
|Jan. 11, 2012|
|13x12 Official Story |
Benson and Amaro must work around a resistant victim when the CEO of a military contractor is assaulted
|Jan. 18, 2012|
|13x13 Father’s Shadow |
An aspiring actress is found unconscious in Central Park with drugs in her system and evidence of sexual trauma. Detectives Benson and Amaro pay a visit to the reality show producer ...
|Feb. 08, 2012|
|13x14 Home Invasions |
A gunman storms a family's home, killing the parents and leaving their teenage daughter in critical condition. When a hate crime investigation turns into a dead end, Benson and the ...
|Feb. 15, 2012|
|13x15 Hunting Ground |
Detectives Benson and Amaro lead the search for a serial killer who is targeting young prostitutes.
|Feb. 22, 2012|
|13x16 Child’s Welfare |
Detective Benson calls on Bayard Ellis (Andre Braugher) for legal help when her estranged brother, Simon Marsden (Michael Weston) gets caught in a child custody battle. Also, Detectives ...
|Feb. 29, 2012|
|13x17 Valentine’s Day |
While video chatting with his wife on the way home from an international business trip, a Wall Street executive watches an intruder assault and abduct her. The kidnappers demand ransom, ...
|Apr. 11, 2012|
|13x18 Justice Denied |
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 ...
|Apr. 18, 2012|
|13x19 Learning Curve |
A string of rapes in West Soho inspires a group of vigilantes to organize against both neighborhood crime and the NYPD. While Reporter Dennis Griscomb takes every opportunity to publicly ...
|Apr. 25, 2012|
|13x20 Street Revenge |
Detectives search for a missing teenage girl who vanished while looking for her biological father, an anonymous sperm donor. A puzzling prime suspect who's targeted several young women ...
|May. 02, 2012|
|13x21 Father Dearest |
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 ...
|May. 09, 2012|
|13x22 Strange Beauty |
Police dive into an underground world of self-mutilation and ritual amputation while searching for a missing woman. When a cleanly severed leg is found, the detectives look for links ...
|May. 16, 2012|
|13x23 Rhodium Nights |
|May. 23, 2012|
Season 13 Characters
Season 13 Videos
Benson vs. Ellis (02:28)
Benson Learns the Truth (02:20)
SVU Consultant Tim Hardiman Discusses the Hostage Situation 'Father's Shadow' (01:23)
Up Close and Personal (01:52)
Season 13 Quotes
|Season 13 / Episode 23: - Rhodium Nights|
Olivia Benson: [Cragen doesn't want to pursue the investigation of a dead teenage hooker] We gotta go after these guys. Maggie Murphy was only 16. She spent the entire night on her knees.
|Season 13 / Episode 10: - Spiraling Down|
Olivia Benson: Vicki, what Tre did to you. that's not love. Your parents, they love you.
Vicki Harris: My dad came home from a tour in Iraq and signed up for another one just to get away from us.
Season 13 Trivia
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