Created by Emmy Award-winning producer Dick Wolf, "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" is now in its fifteenth season. The program has received numerous accolades from community-based organizations for the social issues it tackles, and cast members are frequently recognized for the work they do off-screen to promote personal health and safety and other volunteer efforts and initiatives.
Detective Benson fights for her life in the dramatic Season Premiere.
A celebrity Restaurateur (guest star Cybill Shepherd) claims self-defense in a racially-charged murder case.
Brian Cassidy (Dean Winters) goes undercover for the I.A.B. when a cop accuses his precinct of corruption and sexual misconduct.
A rape victim (guest star Sofia Vassileva) seeks help from Detective Benson (Mariska Hargitay) after she's raped again, while Sergeant Munch (Richard Belzer) retires from the SVU.
Accusations of sexual misconduct threaten to ruin a New York Mayoral candidate's campaign.
A singing coach and popular TV personality is accused of sexual abuse by his students.
The SVU investigates the brutal gang rape of a military officer.
Detective Rollins (Kelli Giddish) finds herself in the middle of a he-said she-said rape case.
The trial of William Lewis once again pits Detective Benson against her attacker.
Detective Amaro's (Danny Pino) badge is on the line when an arrest leads to gunfire.
A teenaged rape victim leads the SVU to an FBI sex trafficking investigation and corruption across state lines.
A teenaged 'Juliet' goes missing and her 'Romeo' is the prime suspect.
A missing boy leads to a shocking confession and a race to save his life.
A comedian's words prove dangerous when a student is assaulted by his fans.
A college recruit from Georgia becomes a victim of team hazing and violence in New York City.
Rollins' gambling addiction costs her more than money when a misstep puts her on the wrong side of the law.
Renowned New York Ledger columnist Jimmy MacArthur (Baldwin) is given full access to Sergeant Benson (Hargitay) and the squad for an inside look at the city's Special Victims Unit.
A troubled young woman trying to protect her daughter is confronted by the harsh reality of her own childhood.
Sergeant Benson's (Mariska Hargitay) nightmare continues when William Lewis (Guest Star Pablo Schreiber) escapes from prison.
Sergeant Benson (Mariska Hargitay) faces the aftermath of the Beast's final act.
A child is caught in the middle of a famous couple's nasty divorce.
The SVU pushes legal and moral boundaries to put a sexual predator behind bars. Guest star B.D. Wong Returns.
Amaro's (Danny Pino) career is on the line and Benson (Mariska Hargitay) is faced with a life-changing decision. Richard Belzer returns as John Munch.