A popular Hollywood photographer is found bludgeoned to death in his studio. Was it a business dispute? A random act? Or a crime of rage? Investigators race to beat a deadline before the murderer strikes again.
A recovering drug addict is bludgeoned to death in an apartment complex. There are no witnesses, but an amazing collection of evidence talks to investigators. However the killer has his own unique story to tell.
A remarkable case thirty-five years in the making; three women are strangled to death, their bodies dumped with little or no evidence for investigators. The case goes cold until years later when an unlikely confession restarts the investigation. A ingenious sting-like operation is needed to nail the killer.
Two teenagers, best friends since grade school, are gunned down in a sandwich shop. A community is outraged at the execution-style killing of these boys. It seems like a robbery gone bad, but was it something more?
A widow is discovered dead in a pool of blood. It appears that she was tortured in a calculated, cold-blooded killing. Investigators follow a blood trail and fingerprint evidence to reveal the murderer of the private and sweet lady.
A small brush fire near the LA airport reveals a horrific discovery: a burning body bound and gagged with duct tape. Near the unidentifiable victim are bullet casings and unusual tire tracks, but investigators are stymied. What they do next is a remarkable forensics case study.
Five middle-aged men have been stripped nude, tied up and found strangled. There is no blood, no struggle, no witnesses and no suspects. It appears that a serial killer has a specific prey and a need for ATM cards. Can investigators link a bank picture to the person before he strikes again?