When a series of young, petite girls are assaulted in the early morning hours, Detective Rollins matches the pattern to several rapes she worked in Atlanta. When she finds that the victims' rape kits were never tested, Atlanta SVU Chief Patton claims none of the cases were worth pursuing. Intense media scrutiny and the lack of a suspect brings the heat down on Sgt. Benson, who has to face Chief Dodds and their commanders in a CompStat briefing. Meanwhile, a family court judge threatens to remove baby Noah from Benson's care.
Did You Know?
Albert Beck is a serial rapist who moved from state to state, year after year. But because so many cities are seriously underfunded, and the legal system doesn't take crimes against women seriously, his DNA was never tested from the rape kits. What is the point of having a national DNA database, if the rapist's DNA is never entered into it?