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American Lawmen

New Series Premieres Wednesday, February 17 at 10/9c

1850–1930 was a dangerous time in America-an era during which problems were often solved with a revolver and a shallow grave. AMERICAN LAWMEN puts a lens on the brutal outlaws who posed a direct threat to society, leading to the birth of law enforcement in America. As told from the perspective of the men and women who fought to create justice and establish order, each episode chronicles the story of brave citizens who first picked up a badge to protect the innocent, and establish a safer society during a violent and turbulent time.

  • Allan Pinkerton: Saving Lincoln premieres Wednesday, February 17 at 10/9c

   Celebrated private investigator Allan Pinkerton is hired to protect a strategic railroad from attack, but as his investigation unfolds he uncovers a hidden conspiracy to assassinate President Lincoln.

  • Petrosino vs. The Mafia premieres Wednesday, February 24 at 10/9c

   Turn-of-the-century Little Italy is a dangerous place, but as New York City’s first Italian-American detective, Joe Petrosino is determined to do whatever it takes to protect his people.