In the criminal justice system, sexually based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are their stories. Written by
Where Risks are Taken
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Did You Know?
Season eighteen originally included an episode titled "Unstoppable", loosely based on the allegations of sexual assault made against Donald J. Trump
. It was postponed before the 2016 presidential election, and shelved indefinitely in 2017. See more
The series is ostensibly based on the NYPD's Special Victims Division, but the SVD wasn't established until 2003, four years after the series premiered. See more
[Munch starts one of his theories...
Don't get him started on one of his conspiracy theories!
From the second episode of the second season (2000-2001), the opening credits break the pattern followed by the earlier episodes of SVU, the original Law & Order, and Criminal Intent. Instead of the credits ending with a shot of the cast walking towards the camera, they instead are shown sitting around a desk. See more
Follows New York Undercover
I'm Not Driving Anymore
Written and Performed by Rob Dougan See more