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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)

8/7/15
03:03 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
8/7/15
01:00 PM
"Up in Smoke; Shot in the Dark"  A double murder in Memphis, Tenn.; a body is found in a Kansas City street.  (Repeat) AETV
8/7/15
02:00 PM
"The Run Around; Night Cap"  A man is shot in his parked car; a man is murdered and left in a bar parking lot.  (Repeat) AETV
8/7/15
03:00 PM
"Collateral; Driven to Kill"  Detroit police investigate a triple shooting that left a young mother and her friend dead; in Dallas a man is intentionally run down and killed by a car.  (Repeat) AETV
8/7/15
04:00 PM
"Division; Loose Ends"  A 24-year-old father of two is shot in the street; a 27-year-old man is found dead in a field.  (Repeat) AETV
8/9/15
03:00 PM
"Bad Reputation; Deadly Party"  A young mother of three is gunned down in front of her Cleveland home; a birthday party celebration in Florida turns deadly.  (Repeat) AETV
8/9/15
04:00 PM
"Fighting Words; Signs of Violence"  Detectives hope neighbors can provide information on the slaying of a Dallas father; suspects in the killing of a deaf man may be linked to an earlier unsolved murder.  (Repeat) AETV
8/9/15
05:00 PM
"Blood Feud"  A police detective hopes to locate the killers of two Miami men before the bloody turf war claims another victim.  (Repeat) AETV
8/10/15
02:00 PM
"Left to Burn; Trigger Happy"  Firefighters discover a stabbed woman in a fire; a parking lot contains shell casings and a body.  (Repeat) AETV
8/10/15
03:00 PM
"Blood Money; Fifteen"  The victim's friends hinder a murder investigation; a stray bullet from an AK-47 kills a teenage girl at a birthday party in Dallas.  (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.