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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

A special unit in New York investigates heinous cases. 

4/2/15
10:00 AM
"Closure, Part II"  A sexual assault victim helps detectives investigate the activities of a rape suspect.  (Repeat) USA
4/2/15
10:00 AM
"Escape"  A standoff in a motel on the Jersey Shore incites a pedophile to take detective Benson hostage.  (Repeat) WWOR
4/2/15
11:00 AM
"Secrets"  A case involving the rape and murder of a teacher hits a snag after the woman's illicit sexual history is exposed.  (Repeat) USA
4/2/15
12:00 PM
"Abuse"  The detectives investigate the celebrity parents of a boy who killed himself by running into oncoming traffic.  (Repeat) USA
4/2/15
01:00 PM
"Noncompliance"  The question of patients' rights surfaces when a mentally ill man electing not to take his medication is a suspect in the stabbing death of psychiatric doctoral student.  (Repeat) USA
4/2/15
02:00 PM
"Pique"  The murder of a software company employee leads Benson and Stabler to a fired co-worker who may have a horrifying motive for the slaying.  (Repeat) USA
4/2/15
03:00 PM
"Paranoia"  The rape of a veteran police officer is first linked to her ex-husband's gambling debts, and then to her fellow officers.  (Repeat) USA
4/2/15
04:00 PM
"Parasites"  When the detectives investigate the death of a Romanian immigrant, suspicions surface that she is alive and masquerading as her twin.  (Repeat) USA
4/2/15
05:00 PM
"Repression"  An 18-year-old girl brings molestation charges against her father after therapy uncovers repressed memories of abuse, despite his claims that the allegations are false.  (Repeat) USA
4/2/15
06:00 PM
"Manhunt"  The details of a kidnapping are similar to a series of rapes and murders that may link the crime to a serial killer.  (Repeat) USA
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Premise
Detectives who are part of the NYPD's Special Victims Unit investigate crimes against the vulnerable. While the focus of other shows in the ``Law & Order'' franchise largely deal with murders, the SVU detectives frequently deal with rape and assault, in which a survivor assists in the investigation. The series cast of veteran actors include Mariska Hargitay and rapper Ice-T, and occasional crossover episodes feature detectives from other series in the ``Law & Order'' franchise.

Current cast
Mariska Hargitay as Sgt. Olivia Benson
Ice-t as Detective Odafin "Fin" Tutuola
Kelli Giddish as Detective Amanda Rollins
Danny Pino as Detective Nick Amaro
Ra├║l Esparza as ADA Rafael Barba
Peter Scanavino as Detective Sonny Carisi

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.