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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)

4/25/14
09:00 AM
"The Killer Speaks"  Convicted serial killer Terry Blair gives a firsthand account of his crimes; police detectives and family members of Blair's victims discuss the investigation and trial.  (Repeat) AETV
4/25/14
03:00 PM
"Brutal Business"  Two friends are shot, then burned inside the trunk of a car.  (Repeat) AETV
4/25/14
05:00 PM
"In Broad Daylight; Fight Club"  A young woman is shot to death in a park in the middle of the day; a young man is beaten and shot during a gunfight in front of a strip club.  (Repeat) AETV
4/25/14
06:00 PM
"Desperate Moves"  Dallas detectives launch a manhunt for the person who gunned down an innocent man in his car.  (Repeat) AETV
4/25/14
07:00 PM
"Heart of Gold; Last Breath"  After a 33-year-old woman is stabbed to death in Louisville, Ky., police reach out to her family and witnesses to try to track down her killer; police investigate the shooting death of a college student, 19, on a residential street in Minneapolis.  (Repeat) AETV
4/25/14
08:00 PM
"Pointless; Set Up"  A woman is shot and then immolated; homicide of a family of four.  (Repeat) AETV
4/25/14
09:00 PM
"Unarmed; Bad Feeling"  An unarmed man is gunned down outside a bar; a woman is found bludgeoned to death in her apartment.  (Repeat) AETV
4/25/14
10:00 PM
"Torn; Gun Crazy"  A rookie detective tries to untangle a love triangle that turned deadly; detectives try to piece together what happened inside a car that left one person dead and another critically injured.  (Repeat) AETV
4/25/14
11:02 PM
"Last Birthday"  A well-liked 58-year-old man is shot dead in a hallway the day before his birthday.  (Repeat) AETV
4/26/14
12:01 AM
"Pointless; Set Up"  A woman is shot and then immolated; homicide of a family of four.  (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.