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The First 48

The first 48 hours after a crime is committed are key in closing the case. 

Crew:
Dion Graham (Narrator), Peter Tarshis (Director)

6/4/15
11:02 PM
"Senior Year"  A promising high-school senior is shot to death and stuffed into the trunk of his car a week before Christmas.  (Repeat) AETV
6/5/15
12:01 AM
"Brutal Business"  Two friends are shot, then burned inside the trunk of a car.  (Repeat) AETV
6/5/15
01:01 AM
"Fast Friends; The Thin Line"  A young Cleveland father is murdered in his car, and the police suspect his friend has information on the killer's identity; homicide detectives hunt for a shotgun-toting killer.  (Repeat) AETV
6/5/15
02:02 AM
"Soldier Down; Blood Vendetta"  A young father killed at an abandoned Atlanta car wash may have been the victim of gang violence; a Gulf War veteran is shot dead in a park.  (Repeat) AETV
6/5/15
03:03 AM
"Senior Year"  A promising high-school senior is shot to death and stuffed into the trunk of his car a week before Christmas.  (Repeat) AETV
6/5/15
02:00 PM
"Out of Sight; Missing Piece"  A college student is stabbed after a night out with friends; a boy is shot in a residential backyard.  (Repeat) AETV
6/5/15
03:00 PM
"Cold Light of Day"  Mike Smith and Walley Everett investigate the murder of a 23-year-old mother found burned in the backyard of an abandoned house.  (Repeat) AETV
6/5/15
04:00 PM
"Flight Risk; Trapped"  A SWAT team joins the action when the alleged killer of a young mother makes a run for the Mexican border; Miami detectives suspect an apparent suicide may instead be foul play.  (Repeat) AETV
6/5/15
05:00 PM
"Critical Condition/Love Thy Neighbor"  A 30-year-old employee left in critical condition; 39-year-old man gunned down.  (Repeat) AETV
6/8/15
05:00 PM
"Body of Evidence"  Dismembered body parts are found floating in Miami's Biscayne Bay, prompting detectives to work around the clock to solve the murder.  (Repeat) AETV
The First 48

Premise
Detectives in major cities around the country race against the clock in the wake of homicides, knowing that if they don't find a lead within the first 48 hours, their chances of solving a case are cut in half. The series shows how detectives use forensic evidence and witness interviews to help identify suspects.

Current cast
Dion Graham

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.