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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)

4/26/15
04:00 PM
"Massacre in Little Haiti; Exposed"  Miami police detectives hope the two survivors of a corner-store massacre can identify the shooter who killed two others; a Cleveland man is found strangled in his apartment.  (Repeat) AETV
4/26/15
05:00 PM
"Run and Gun; Lonesome Highway"  A New Orleans police detective hunts for the killers of a recent high-school graduate; an unidentified woman is found shot and dumped on the side of a Dallas highway.  (Repeat) AETV
4/27/15
04:00 PM
"Blind Rage; Those Closest to Us"  Police try to unravel the mystery surrounding a 28-year-old man shot in his home; Miami authorities race against the clock to catch the killer of a homeless man found stabbed in a park.  (Repeat) AETV
4/27/15
05:00 PM
"Unwelcome Guest; Wrecked"  Memphis police must rely on physical evidence to track down the person who bludgeoned a man to death; Minneapolis police investigate the death of a man who was shot after a car accident.  (Repeat) AETV
4/30/15
05:00 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
4/30/15
06:00 PM
"Uncommon Valor"  Dallas police detectives sift through a web of lies to find the person who gunned down a good Samaritan.  (Repeat) AETV
4/30/15
07:00 PM
"Hot Ride; Debt Collector"  A violent carjacking leads to the murder of a young father; a Miami musician is shot down in the street.  (Repeat) AETV
4/30/15
08:00 PM
"The Passenger; Death Call"  An Oklahoma man is gunned down behind the wheel of his car; a New Orleans woman receives a warning that her son is about to be murdered.  (Repeat) AETV
4/30/15
09:00 PM
"Night Run"  Detective Summer Benton uncovers the shocking reason why a young Atlanta father was ambushed and murdered by gunmen.  (Repeat) AETV
4/30/15
11:01 PM
"Heartless"  The brutal slayings of a mother and her two children send a New Orleans detective on the hunt for a suspect who may have been acquainted with the victims.  (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.