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.
21 Years and Still Making History. (Season 21)
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Did You Know?
Many prominent New York actors have gotten their start on the Law & Order franchise including Broadway actors, in fact, Dick Wolf
himself has said: "If you're going to the theater and the actor does not have a 'Law & Order' credit on the Playbill, it means he's just got off the bus [to New York], or is really a bad actor." See more
Some of the suspected criminals are shown fleeing or attempting to flee from the Police (or even during the trial itself) in a way which will ensure that they will be caught. As they try to leave on buses from The Port Authority, when there are several dozen areas around the city where a bus or train can be caught that will take you out of New York City. See more
[a snoopy neighbor witnessed a rape and didn't report it
Do I need a lawyer?
For being a peeping tom? No, you just need a shrink.
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
I'm Not Driving Anymore
Written and Performed by Rob Dougan See more