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The First 48 Season 19 (2020)
|19x01 15th Anniversary Special: Chain of Death |
For the last 15 years, “The First 48” has followed thousands of homicide investigations in 27 cities across the country as detectives work relentlessly to solve murders in the critical ...
|Jan. 01, 2020|
|19x02 Taken |
When a young man and his pregnant fiancee are executed after a failed ransom attempt, Atlanta Homicide will stop at nothing to identify the elusive suspect.
|Jan. 02, 2020|
|19x03 Down a Dark Hallway |
In Tulsa Oklahoma, detectives struggle to find a lead when a beloved grandfather is gunned down in his home.
|Jan. 02, 2020|
|19x04 Tricked; Rogue Gun |
In Mobile, Ala., a 21-year-old woman is shot dead in her hotel room by a mysterious visitor; when a 42-year-old music producer is found riddled with bullets in his Gwinnett County apartment, ...
|Jan. 09, 2020|
|19x05 Dead Stop & Uninvited |
In Atlanta, when a young father is found dead in his home by his girlfriend, detectives track down the killer and find things are not as they appear; a Tulsa, Okla., teenager is fatally ...
|Jan. 16, 2020|
|19x06 The Invader |
In Tulsa, Okla., a father of three is gunned down in front of his family during a deadly crime spree; detectives race to track down his killer before anyone else gets hurt.
|Jan. 23, 2020|
|19x07 Bridge of Lies |
In Tulsa, Okla., a homeless man is beaten and stabbed to death, leading detectives to witnesses that live under the bridge where he was discovered.
|Jan. 30, 2020|
|19x08 Devil's Trail |
Tulsa detectives have little to go on when they find the naked body of an unknown homeless woman who was raped, strangled to death and thrown in a dumpster.
|Feb. 06, 2020|
|19x09 The Break Up / No Good Deed |
A young woman is found dead behind an abandoned building in Mobile, AL and detectives need her boyfriend to help solve the case; A young father's murder case sends Atlanta detectives ...
|Feb. 13, 2020|
|19x10 Jealous Heart / The Jump |
In Mobile, a beloved mother of four is killed when she can't escape her past; An Atlanta detective on his first crime scene must find out why the two young friends were gunned down ...
|Feb. 20, 2020|
|19x11 Fateful Date |
When a shy mechanic is found shot dead outside a notorious apartment complex far from home, Detective Max Ryden needs to discover what brought him there.
|Feb. 20, 2020|
|19x12 Triggered |
Detective Ronnie Leatherman returns to Tulsa homicide to investigate the death of a man who crashed his car into a shopping center.
|Feb. 27, 2020|
|19x13 Brothers Down |
In Tulsa OK, two brothers are shot down after checking on their night cleaning crew. The detectives struggle to find a motive before the killer strikes again.
|Mar. 05, 2020|
|19x14 Carnage in the Streets |
In Mobile, AL, two young men are gunned down within the space of 12 hours, and clues point to a feud between rival cliques.
|Mar. 12, 2020|
|19x15 Late Night Ambush / Fire & Fury |
In Tulsa, a father is gunned down in a parking lot by a killer lying in wait; In Mobile, an elderly man dies from a suspicious fire in his apartmant.
|Mar. 19, 2020|
|19x16 Life Interrupted / Lucifer |
In Atlanta, a young man comes home from lunch and winds up murdered when he catches a brazen thief in the act; An ongoing feud between two gang members in Tulsa leads to a fateful ...
|Mar. 26, 2020|
|19x17 Jackpot |
When a man is shot dead in his driveway, an abandoned truck leads Tulsa Homicide to several potential suspects, but not everything is as it seems.
|Apr. 02, 2020|
|19x18 Cruel Intentions |
Mobile, Alabama detectives investigate the murder of a young mother of two and unravel the deadly plot that took her life.
|Apr. 09, 2020|
|19x19 Gangland |
A young man is gunned down at a troubled apartment complex that comes under federal investigation after a rap video goes viral.
|Apr. 16, 2020|
|19x20 Deadly Triangle |
In Georgia's Gwinnett County, a man is gunned down in the early morning on his front lawn, the engine of his truck is still running behind him. Detective James Lawson unravels a tangled ...
|Apr. 21, 2020|
|19x21 The Standoff |
Tulsa Homicide responds when a father of three is gunned down at his job by suspects who end up in a standoff with police.
|Apr. 23, 2020|
|19x22 Snatched |
When a homeless man is killed after getting run over in a Tulsa, Okla. parking lot, detectives work to track down the elusive driver.
|Apr. 28, 2020|
|19x23 Child's Play & Bad Intentions |
A teenager is shot dead in Tulsa, Okla., and detectives must uncover the truth among his roommates' stories; in Mobile, Ala., a young man's murder sets off a retaliatory shooting.
|Apr. 30, 2020|
|19x24 Among Friends |
A young man is shot dead in front of his mother's house; detectives look to his friends and family to find his killer.
|Jul. 16, 2020|
|19x25 Shooting Blind & Brothers in Arms |
In Tulsa, Okla., detectives question whether a young woman's death was a tragic mistake or murder; in Mobile, Ala., the murder of a young father tests the bond between brothers.
|Jul. 23, 2020|
|19x26 Night of Lies |
In Mobile, Ala., the search for justice in the shooting death of a young man in a crowded parking lot has unfortunate consequences.
|Jul. 30, 2020|
|19x27 Point of No Return |
When two friends are found executed in a car on a dark dead-end street, the investigation leads detectives to an unlikely suspect.
|Aug. 06, 2020|
|19x28 Old Flame & Bad Behavior |
In Tulsa, when a late night shootout leaves a young man dead, the investigation leads to a woman from his past. When a Marine veteran is shot, detectives must determine if a claim of ...
|Aug. 13, 2020|
|19x29 Escape Plan & Path of Terror |
A mother is stabbed to death and Gwinnett detectives must find her missing son who might be the only witness. Tulsa detectives need to find out if there is a link between the murders ...
|Aug. 20, 2020|
|19x30 Skipping School & Gamer |
In Atlanta, a 23-year-old man is shot dead in front of his friends after a bad deal. When a 15-year-old high school student is found on the stairs of an apartment filled with kids, ...
|Aug. 27, 2020|
|19x31 Cover Story |
A man in Tulsa calls 911 claiming his girlfriend shot and killed herself, but detectives discover evidence suggesting foul play.
|Nov. 05, 2020|
|19x32 Killing Cousins |
In Tulsa, Okla., a father of three is gunned down after an argument, and the instincts of veteran detective Jason White are put to the test.
|Nov. 12, 2020|
|19x33 Death in Desire |
In New Orleans, detectives make a gruesome discovery inside a car that was set on fire; Det. Ryan Vaught hopes the last person who spoke to the victim can lead him to the killer.
|Nov. 19, 2020|
|19x34 Tell No Tales; Unfair Fight |
In Tulsa, Oklahoma, a father of two is gunned down when an attempt to stand up for his cousin backfires; when an unidentified woman found shot and burned resembles a suspect in a recent ...
|Nov. 19, 2020|
|19x35 Childhood Friend; Magic Bullet |
In St. Louis, a man is shot in his apartment with only his girlfriend with him, but she claims she had nothing to do with it. In Tulsa, detectives need a childhood friend of the victim ...
|Dec. 03, 2020|
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