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 17 (2015-2016)
|17x01 Criminal Pathology |
The SVU is called to a familiar crime scene - the beach where serial killer Gregory Yates (guest star Dallas Roberts) buried his many victims. When another body washes ashore, Detective ...
|Sep. 23, 2015|
|17x02 Devil's Dissections |
The squad revisit a crime scene where bodies were buried by a serial killer. Rollins tries to get a confession, but the killer reveals shocking new info instead.
|Sep. 23, 2015|
|17x03 Transgender Bridge |
15 year-old Avery Parker (guest star Christopher Dylan) walks home from school through Fort Tryon Park when she's surrounded by a group of rowdy boys. Taunts and jokes intensify to ...
|Sep. 30, 2015|
|17x04 Institutional Fail |
A starving toddler found wandering the streets alone leads detectives to the home of Manuela Ozuna (guest star Jessica Pimental) and another child in grave condition. The police question ...
|Oct. 07, 2015|
|17x05 Community Policing |
In the pursuit of an SVU rape suspect, detectives from another precinct shoot and kill an unarmed black man. As racial tensions rise in the city, Barba (Raúl Esparza) is tasked to ...
|Oct. 14, 2015|
|17x06 MATERNAL INSTINCTS |
Rollins' (Kelli Giddish) mother Beth (Madsen) throws her a baby shower while the SVU reports to a four-star hotel where a famous violinist was raped by her colleague, Anton Krasnikov ...
|Oct. 21, 2015|
|17x07 Patrimonial Burden |
The SVU investigates an unraveling web of secrets when the virtuous 13 year-old daughter of a famous reality TV family discovers she's pregnant.
|Nov. 04, 2015|
|17x08 Melancholy Pursuit |
The hunt for a missing teenage girl takes an emotional toll on Sgt. Dodds (Andy Karl), and DNA evidence becomes a crucial lead in finding the girl's abductor.
|Nov. 11, 2015|
|17x09 Depravity Standard |
Lt. Benson (Mariska Hargitay) seeks justice in the trial of child abductor Lewis Hodda (returning guest star Tom Sizemore), but when a plea deal is rejected, Barba (Raúl Esparza) ...
|Nov. 18, 2015|
|17x10 Catfishing Teacher |
A high school student plans a clandestine hookup with his female teacher but ends up in a far more sinister situation.
|Jan. 06, 2016|
|17x11 Townhouse Incident |
Benson (Mariska Hargitay) is taken hostage when she tries to stop a violent home invasion.
|Jan. 13, 2016|
|17x12 A Misunderstanding |
A murky he-said, she-said date rape case ruins the futures of two high school students.
|Jan. 20, 2016|
|17x13 Forty-One Witnesses |
A woman is followed home and raped outside her building, where several neighbors witness the crime but fail to call for help.
|Feb. 03, 2016|
|17x14 Nationwide Manhunt |
Chicago P.D. detectives Lindsay (guest star Sophia Bush) and Dawson (guest star Jon Seda) join the SVU in the hunt for two escaped murderers (returning guest stars Dallas Roberts ...
|Feb. 10, 2016|
|17x15 Collateral Damages |
An undercover sting leads to the takedown of an online pedophile ring and the arrest of two high-profile suspects. Starring Mariska Hargitay, Ice T, Kelli Giddish, Raúl Esparza ...
|Feb. 17, 2016|
|17x16 Star Struck Victims |
When a lack of evidence leads Barba (Raúl Esparza) to drop rape charges against a popular actor, Rollins (Kelli Giddish) takes matters into her own hands.
|Feb. 24, 2016|
|17x17 Manhattan Transfer |
An investigation into the sexual exploitation of underage Catholic schoolgirls leads to shocking charges against judges, legislators, DAs, and members of the NYPD.
|Mar. 02, 2016|
|17x18 Unholiest Alliance |
When one of their own is implicated in a cover-up, the SVU struggles to unravel a sex trafficking operation deeply-rooted in government offices, the police department, and the Catholic ...
|Mar. 23, 2016|
|17x19 Sheltered Outcasts |
Detective Carisi (Peter Scanavino) lives undercover at a homeless shelter to determine if one of its sex offender residents is the suspect in a string of neighborhood rapes.
|Mar. 30, 2016|
|17x20 Fashionable Crimes |
RICHARD BELZER RETURNS AS DETECTIVE JOHN MUNCH - A young model is raped by a renowned fashion house photographer, who looks to his successful brother to make the charges disappea ...
|May. 04, 2016|
|17x21 Assaulting Reality |
The producers of a reality dating series make Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and the SVU part of the show when they investigate a contestant's claim that she was raped.
|May. 11, 2016|
|17x22 Intersecting Lives |
A corrections officer (Garrett) is arrested for sexually assaulting female inmates in and out of prison, and the union that supports him targets Barba and the SVU.
|May. 18, 2016|
|17x23 Heartfelt Passages |
When the investigation of Corrections Officer Gary Munson deepens, he and his union take drastic actions that threaten the lives of ADA Barba and the SVU squad. 17th Season Final ...
|May. 25, 2016|
Season 17 Characters[none added]
Season 17 Videos
A Shocking Arrest (03:33)
Rollins Goes Rogue (04:43)
The Clock Is Ticking (04:27)
Carisi Deep Undercover (04:05)
Season 17 Trivia[none added]
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