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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)

5/28/15
11:02 PM
"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
5/29/15
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
5/29/15
12:00 PM
"Get That Money; Senseless"  A young man is found dead in the middle of an apartment complex; a woman is killed in the neighborhood a sergeant grew up in.  (Repeat) AETV
5/29/15
01:00 PM
"Who's Knocking; Payback"  Detectives investigate the murder of a man who received a call from a stranger moments before his death; a rookie detective investigates a triple homicide.  (Repeat) AETV
5/29/15
02:00 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
5/29/15
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
5/29/15
04:00 PM
"Cold as Ice"  The witness to a fatal shooting is forced to choose between her friendship with the suspect and her own freedom.  (Repeat) AETV
5/29/15
05:00 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
6/1/15
06:00 PM
"Alias; Duel"  A detective is assigned to the homicide case of a good friend's brother; a popular teenager is gunned down on a residential street.  (Repeat) AETV
6/1/15
07:00 PM
"The Girl Who Knew Too Much; The Guardian"  An unidentified girl is found shot to death in a Dallas field; residents of a Cleveland community help police search for a young father's killer.  (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.