48 HOURS ON ID investigates shocking crimes and compelling real-life dramas with journalistic integrity and cutting-edge style that defines the weekly cinema verité style that is the standard for many television newsmagazines today.
60 MINUTES ON ID takes the stories and brand from the CBS magazine show and expands the material for the ID audience into a 30 minute format – offering the best of hard-hitting interviews and timely investigations, anchored by Scott Pelley, one of 60 Minutes premiere correspondents.
Set against the backdrop of Studebakers, fedoras, and three-martini lunches, these stories of truly mad men and women reveal complicated relationships where thwarted dreams and repressed passions led to terrible crimes in the '50s and '60s.
Investigation Discovery teams with television legend Barbara Walters and ABC’s Lincoln Square Productions to recount gripping stories that captivated the nation with key players and original reporters as well as new, exclusive interviews.
They were all so young, so beautiful, and held so much promise – and they were all killed before their time in the spotlight was up. Because while their perfectly made-up eyes were fixed on winning a title, they caught the attention of not only the judges but a murderer waiting in the wings.
From the outside, families can seem like harmonious units, pillars of the community, and loving homes. But in BLOOD RELATIVES, the façades of these households are shed to reveal complex layers of jealousy, adultery, and vengeance that resulted in the unthinkable: a murder within a family.
BLOOD, LIES, & ALIBIS tracks criminal investigators as they unravel the stories behind cold-blooded killings. With the help of forensic evidence, old fashioned legwork, and years of dogged determination, detectives and D.A.s deliver justice to families and communities mourning their dead.
A majestic mountain range, a quiet lake, and an expansive desert are perfect spots for a peaceful escape, but death is no stranger in these parts. BLOODLANDS reveals the dark tales tied to the most unknowing locations.
Families across the nation are on the brink of destruction as their lives have been hijacked by a criminal loved one…this is their BREAKING POINT.
Inspired by true accounts from his actual case files, CRY WOLFE introduces private investigator Brian Wolfe, a no-nonsense guy with a thick Boston brogue and a talent for detecting fact from fiction.
DANGEROUS PERSUASIONS tells extraordinary and terrifyingly true tales of everyday people who were manipulated into committing extreme acts and breathtaking sacrifices. These average men and women fell under the influence of dark forces and were coerced into shocking behaviors they never would have exhibited otherwise.
DARK TEMPTATIONS uncovers weird obsessions that turn deadly. Black magic, serpent handling, a fetish for shoes, a vampire fixation, Satanism and a taste for human flesh. Step into the shadowy world of DARK TEMPTATIONS, you’ll be tempted to return.
Go behind the headlines with host Lester Holt to investigate with journalistic integrity and cutting-edge style, baffling crimes and compelling real-life dramas.
Moving to the big city to follow your dreams - it’s a classic American story. Investigation Discovery’s (ID) new series DEAD ON ARRIVAL follows naïve newcomers who quickly learn that the bright city streets are not only teeming with excitement and opportunity, but also riddled with crime and violence.
Crime investigation, as any homicide detective will testify, is all about speed. Anchored by NBC's Tamron Hall, DEADLINE: CRIME goes beyond the headlines to explore not only what happened, but why it happened, and how it was investigated.
Hidden among America's suburbs, there lies a group of unique subcultures and secret societies that live according to their own set of rules and rituals. DEADLY DEVOTION recounts the gripping true stories of everyday people on the search for a sense of belonging in these strange worlds, and end up paying a fatal price.
DEADLY SINS examines the true evils that push everyday individuals beyond the limits of the law. From gluttony and greed to lust, envy, sloth, wrath, and pride, this series reveals scandalous crimes driven by the most basic of human instincts.
Femmes fatales, twisted sisters, desperate damsels: there's no shortage of these DEADLY WOMEN in Investigation Discovery's hit series about women who kill for thrills.
Offices, gyms, and nosey neighborhoods all make for great rumor mills, but when dishing the dirt results in a body six feet under, not minding one's own beeswax can quickly become a deadly offense.DEATH BY GOSSIP warns viewers of the tempting grapevine, because it can quickly strangle the most unsuspecting of prattlers.
Desperation is a force so powerful that it drives us to do anything we can to come out on top. DESPERATE MEASURES tells tales of people so desperate to save a marriage, gain custody of their children or keep their hard-earned money that they commit unspeakable acts of murder and violence.
DEVIL YOU KNOW delves into the secret lives of men and women who masquerade as law-abiding citizens but, behind the charade, are hiding deadly intentions from their loved ones. As each story unfolds, family and friends give first-hand accounts of the unimaginable betrayal that left them in the dark.
DISAPPEARED follows the unpredictable twists of missing person cases, tracking investigations aimed at solving how and why people simply vanish.
Stories straight out of horror films that gave you nightmares are now coming to life with Investigation Discovery's DO NOT DISTURB: HOTEL HORRORS, featuring real life chilling cases of hotel murders.
Too old to enjoy their riches, too old to keep dry britches, but not too old to snuff out some b*tches! Prepare to hide under your lap blanket, because Investigation Discovery’s new series tells shocking stories of senior citizens who committed cold, calculated crimes.
EVIL KIN examines families unraveled by the cruel conduct of a black sheep. Murder. Abuse. Cult activity. Mind games. Identity theft. Even incest. Every town has "that family" that incites fear as much as it fuels morbid curiosity.
EVIL LIVES HERE explores the true, heart-stopping stories of people who shared a home and a life with a loved one who would become a killer.
Channeling sibling rivalries and deadly childhood pacts, EVIL TWINS follows true-crime mysteries surrounding cases of these double-duty archetypes. Each episode reveals a pair of sinister siblings: twins who tag team to kill together, twins who turn on each other, and even the good twin versus the evil.
Revealing the most intimate and forbidding stories from the darkest corners of a murderer's mind, EVIL, I explores real homicide investigations through the most visceral primary source there is: the killer himself.
Former FBI criminal profiler Candice DeLong goes behind prison walls to interview women whose shocking stories of love and betrayal landed them in the big house instead of home this holiday season.
FATAL ENCOUNTERS recounts the fateful relationship between killer and victim as their paths intertwine. As an on-screen clock counts down the victim’s final hours, days, or even years, viewers track the decisions and actions that bring the victim closer to their killer’s fatal trap.
When marriages fail, divorce can turn ugly and even deadly. What was once a passionate union becomes spite, greed, backstabbing, and betrayal. FATAL VOWS explores tumultuous, shocking, and high-stake divorces and the deadly murders linked to them.
FBI: CRIMINAL PURSUIT profiles the modern Federal Bureau of Investigation and explores the determination required to solve some of the most mystifying cases of the 21st Century. The challenges range from combating arsonists to tracking down terrorists, and the goal is always to bring the culprits to justice.
Handsome Devils is a crime series about real life lady-killers. Men who’ll have you on top of the world one minute and six feet under the next. Jam-packed with suspense, this gripping series tells true stories of fatal attractions, proving looks can kill.
It was the happiest day of their lives, but for one of them, it would also be the last.
ID and Emmy Award-winning journalist Tony Harris team with premier civil rights advocacy organization, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and its legendary founder, Morris Dees, to showcase stories from the organization’s case files.
In HEARTBREAKERS, a woman’s perfect catch turns out to be the perfect criminal. Shocking crimes committed by real life heartthrobs and played by Hollywood’s own heartbreakers. These men will deceit, hurt, and even kill. Don’t let their charm fool you.
A murder will change the life of a victim, their families, and the convicted killer... but what about the investigator? Lt. Joe Kenda, a veteran of Colorado's homicide investigation unit with one of the highest case closure rates in the country, reveals chilling memories of murders that still haunt him.
For these perpetrators, their stories may be different, but their motives are always the same - to stay out of prison and live life on the lam. The people profiled in I (ALMOST) GOT AWAY WITH IT evaded justice for years, sometimes decades, by using their families, fake identification and even violence to avoid capture.
Narrated by actor Chris Noth, I DIDN'T DO IT exposes the dark side of a system that imprisons thousands of innocent people, looking beyond the investigations to reveal the harrowing personal stories of wrongful conviction and long-awaited redemption.
I’D KILL FOR YOU exposes chilling crimes committed by men and women with twisted agendas who use their lovers as murder weapons. Whether they’re after the inheritance of their elderly husband or have their eyes set on a younger model, these men and women will stop at nothing to live their own happily ever.
Sensational stories from daytime soap operas may seem unbelievable, but on Investigation Discovery, truth is always stranger than fiction. Dishing real-life drama that is seemingly pulled right from the plotlines of Port Charles or Pine Valley, ID proves that it’s the home for real-life soaps.
Presented by CBS News' legal analyst Rikki Klieman, IN THE LINE OF FIRE brings viewers into the heat of the moment to experience the stunning split-second decisions that changed the course of events and tells, first-hand, emotional stories of survival from the police officers themselves.
In Investigation Discovery is proud to present a search for justice, once and for all, for some of the most senseless crimes of the Civil Rights era. Teaming filmmaker Keith Beauchamp and the FBI's Civil Rights Unit Chief, each of the three episodes of Injustice Files reopens cold cases from our country's past.
In Investigation Discovery's new special, THE INJUSTICE FILES: AT THE END OF A ROPE, investigative filmmaker Keith Beauchamp probes the shocking claim that lynchings may still be a reality in modern-day America.
Emmy nominated filmmaker Keith Beauchamp goes on an in-depth investigation of modern day racial profiling practices. With the backdrop of the shooting of Trayvon Martin, this latest installment of THE INJUSTICE FILES examines three cases that illustrate how self-defense practices discriminate against African-Americans.
The fourth installment in ID's "The Injustice Files" anthology explores the discriminatory practice of sundown towns.
With only 15 percent of homicide detectives in the U.S. being women, the working lives of female detectives are not as well documented as their male counterparts. INSIDE HOMICIDE takes a ride along with three female homicide detectives who work in the Cincinnati and Atlanta areas.
Investigation Discovery, America’s leading mystery and suspense network, today announced an expansive 2015-16 upfront slate with seven compelling, new series and 22 returning hits designed to deliver all the devious, deceptive and downright dangerous stories viewers have come to expect from the “Always Revealing" brand.
There may be two sides to every story but when it comes to murder, whose story will you believe? Inspired by the best-selling blockbuster novel, "Gone Girl", ID's new series, LOVE THE WAY YOU LIE brings viewers real life crime stories in which the truth is disputed.
When hopeless romantics can’t find a soul mate within their own zip code, these men try their luck across borders. MAIL ORDER MURDER uncovers stories of lovers who have clocked hours traveling overseas and browsing mail order bride catalogues for their fairytale ending, but what happens when the search turns deadly?
With the help of TV’s beloved loud-mouth mom and infamous comedienne, Roseanne Barr, MOMSTERS: WHEN MOMS GO BAD uncovers a bizarre world where mothers will do anything for their children’s happiness.
After more than five years, the compelling series, MOST EVIL returns with a fresh look when it premieres to examine the minds behind the most heinous murders. Hosted by leading clinical and forensic psychologist Dr. Kris Mohandie, the series shines a klieg light on a killer’s motive, method and thought processes.
MOTIVES AND MURDERS takes viewers into the minds of criminal investigators as they reveal the extraordinary lengths it required for them to capture notorious killers.
This series explores the emotional stories of those attempting to find closure in homicide investigations, from the victims’ families to the dedicated police officers doing everything possible to solve the case.
Deep within the dusty drawers and cabinets of every police station is a library of binders containing detailed information about unsolved murders. Each contains the spirit of their victim waiting for the day that someone will finally catch their killer. This is their MURDER BOOK, an all-new series from ID.
How well do you know your neighbors? NIGHTMARE NEXT DOOR tells the tales of mysterious murders from behind white picket fences that rocked Middle America. Each hour bring a new murder mystery and a new look into the evil that can lurk in the heart and soul of a tight-knit community.
When desire overtakes reason, the human mind can unleash deadly obsession.
Led by Emmy Award-winning journalist Paula Zahn, ON THE CASE goes beyond the headlines in search of fascinating mysteries from within our nation's justice system.
Stylish and irreverent, PRETTY DANGEROUS documents the thrilling true stories of women who, under the guise of love and seduction, conned their partners out of hundreds of thousands of dollars. Each episode exposes not only the femme fatales, but also their foolish, unsuspecting victims.
Every detective has that one case that pushes them to the brink. A case so personal and intense it haunts them forever. REAL DETECTIVE brings to life the real homicide cases these seasoned pros can never forget.
SCORNED: LOVE KILLS examines the dark side of love with a voyeuristic peek into the lust and obsession that fueled some of the most senseless, but definitely not emotionless, crimes of passion to make front-page headlines.
SERIAL THRILLER, a three-part scripted miniseries, propels viewers into the heart of a community terrorized by a real-life serial killer.
Hosted by veteran journalist and Dateline NBC correspondent Keith Morrison, STEVEN AVERY: INNOCENT OR GUILTY? reveals the latest intriguing developments in the story, and takes an in-depth look at it all: the evidence, the key players and controversy surrounding the case.
SURVIVING EVIL presents stories of victims who fought back against their attackers and, against all odds, survived.
SUSPICION reveals the terrifying journeys of real people who suspected imminent danger and became fixated on finding the truth. From stalkers to criminal cover-ups and killers on the loose, the stories in SUSPICION start building suspense from the moment something feels amiss.
Hot, humid swamps make great hiding places - for bodies that is. In SWAMP MURDERS, moss-covered trees, dead-end trails, creaky docks and mangrove forests are the ominous backdrops for the murkiest of mysteries.
As a true crime series for the tabloid buff, each episode follows crime writer Aphrodite Jones as she conducts her own investigations into some of the most headline-making crime stories of our time. Jones lands pivotal interviews and gains insider’s access to those connected to the case.
UNTOUCHABLE: POWER CORRUPTS offers an inside look into how a taste for power can turn into a thirst for blood, featuring the perplexing journeys of seemingly good citizens to corruption.
Investigation Discovery shines a light on some UNUSUAL SUSPECTS, showing that even the nicest neighbor can have a sinister side.
From sex scandals to cold-blooded murder, Vanity Fair has covered the most fascinating crime dramas of our age – stories at the cross section of power, wealth, and celebrity. Investigation Discovery (ID) will partner exclusively with Condé Nast Entertainment and True Entertainment to bring Vanity Fair’s compelling thrill
It seems like the perfect fairytale for these newlyweds, until one spouse reveals a shocking secret that spins happily ever after into a nightmare. From liars to thieves to cheaters, this series showcases stories of spouses blindsided by their significant others' shocking double lives and life-altering secrets.
This series reveals the true stories of people driven to commit murder together. Forensic psychologists and criminal profilers delve inside the criminal mind to explore the psychological motivations behind deadly duos.
WIVES WITH KNIVES features women who stabbed their significant others, sometimes killing them. Host Dr. Casey Jordan, a criminologist and behavioral analyst with a law degree, sits down with each wife to reveal what events or motivations led them to slice and dice.
Indiana Women's Prison is the backdrop for this cast of surprisingly relatable and bold characters. As viewers get to know these women, they will be desperate to learn what crimes each, culminating in a shocking revelation at the very end of each episode.
WORST THING I EVER DID reveals the depths humans can sink to - and the heights they can rise to if they have the courage to ask for forgiveness. Viewers tap into a world where seemingly good people reveal their darkest, most secret deeds to the ones they have deceived.
When money isn’t an object, the privileged can easily be lured into a life on the wild side. But what happens when trust funds and sky-high allowances mix with a lack of boundaries? Investigation Discovery’s newest series YOUNG, HOT & CROOKED exposes the shocking true crime stories committed by the young and wealthy.
From monsters hiding in the closet to the boogeyman lurking in nearby shadows, evil can interrupt even the sweetest of dreams. But what happens when a bad dream is actually a waking nightmare? Using classic suspense film techniques, YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE brings real thriller crimes to life on ID.