The First 48 follows detectives from around the country during these first critical hours as they race against time to find the suspect. Gritty and fast-paced, it takes viewers behind the scenes of real-life investigations with unprecedented access to crime scenes, autopsies, forensic processing, and interrogations.
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The Grudge 18x02
In Mobile, Ala., a man who turned his life around is gunned down in cold blood; detectives need to know if his troubled past came back to haunt him.
Spree Killer 18x01
When a potential spree killer targets the most vulnerable in Tulsa, Okla., Detective Max Ryden must stop the murderer before he kills again.
Unspeakable 2 17x29
In Tulsa, Okla., as Detective Jason White continues to investigate Courtney Palmer's disappearance, the missing persons case turns into a detective's worst nightmare.
A man gunned down inside an apartment sets off a chain of events unlike anything Tulsa Homicide has ever seen.
Knock at the Door & The Brave One 17x27
In Tulsa, a man is murdered in front of his fiancee when death comes knocking at their door. A beloved Mobile man is gunned down while protecting his friends from a shooter's rage.
Insider; Pointless 17x26
In Charlotte, rookie Detective Norma McKee gets her first double murder: a young couple shot in their car by a backseat passenger. Inside the vehicle, detectives find what may be a vital clue, a baseball hat that might contain the suspect's DNA. In Birmingham, Detective Chris Anderson investigates the gruesome murder of a woman who is shot to death and then set on fire. Anderson hunts down his suspects, but it's the victim's family that reveals a final, disturbing twist in the case.
For a Friend & The Last Gamble 17x25
In Atlanta, a teenager is killed when he steps in front of a gunman to save his friend. And in Tulsa, a man is shot dead and left in a church parking lot when he tries to sell a stolen car.
In Harris County, a woman is found bound by the side of the road. As Sgt. James Dousay works the case, he discovers that he may be looking for a serial killer.
Lost Boys 17x23
In Tulsa, Okla., an innocent grandmother is gunned down steps from her front door; Detective John Brown discovers that her killers may be 14-year-old boys.
End of the Road 17x22
In Tulsa, Okla., an unsolved case comes to life when new evidence sheds light on a dead man's friend.
Standing Ground 17x21
In Tulsa, a high-school football player is gunned down when his friends make a dangerous decision. Detectives must separate witnesses from suspects to find out who fired the fatal bullet.