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People Magazine Investigates

2020TV-14
The heart-wrenching true stories behind crimes that transcended headlines and became part of popular culture are uncovered. Exclusive, first-hand interviews reveal shocking twists, new evidence and unexpected resolutions.
Starring
Brenda CrockettDiane WilliamsCarol Spinks
Genres
Unscripted
Subtitles
English
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. The Springfield Three
    November 4, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
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    On June 6, 1992, Suzie Streeter and Stacy McCall celebrate graduation in Springfield, MO, but by morning, the teens and Suzie's mom are missing. The police lead a nationwide search as they work to solve the baffling mystery.
  2. 2. Vanished
    November 11, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
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    Entrepreneur Chris Smith supposedly takes off to explore the world, and writes emails to his family about his travels. When the emails stop, his family fears the worst, and they never could've guessed what really happened to him.
  3. 3. Without a Trace
    November 18, 2019
    43min
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    Ten-year-old Kevin Collins disappears on his way home in 1984, and the city of San Francisco is galvanized to find him. Police have no leads to his disappearance, but clues could be hiding in plain sight.
  4. 4. The Freeway Phantom
    November 25, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
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    From 1971 to 1972, a killer terrorizes Washington, DC, by abducting and murdering six young, African-American girls. Police and the community are outraged by the killings, which target young children in their own neighborhoods.
  5. 5. A Killing in Chinatown
    December 2, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
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    Cambodian genocide survivor and actor Dr. Haing Ngor is gunned down in Los Angeles, leaving the LAPD to untangle a web of political intrigue, revenge and street gangs to uncover the truth.
  6. 6. Memphis Blues
    December 9, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
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    English
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    NBA star Lorenzen Wright disappears outside of Memphis in July 2010. After his body is found, a multi-agency task force scours the city for those responsible, and the case leads investigators in many directions for seven years.
  7. 7. Law and Murder
    December 16, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
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    In 2004, murder grips the family of a federal judge, initiating a manhunt involving the FBI, US Marshals and Chicago police. Law enforcement soon realizes revenge comes from an unlikely place, and the killer may not be finished.
  8. 8. Nine Years in the Shadows
    December 23, 2019
    43min
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    Howie Whitlock arrives home to find his wife, Debi, murdered in their Modesto, CA, home in March 1988. Despite the case going cold, a surprise witness comes forward and leads police to the evidence they need to uncover the truth.
  9. 9. Cheerleader and the Hit Man
    December 30, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
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    English
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    James Pierson is murdered in his Selden, NY, driveway in 1986, and the community grieves for his kids, who already lost their mother. However, as police dig deeper, they realize his teen daughter isn't as innocent as she seems.
  10. 10. Oklahoma Horror Story
    January 6, 2020
    43min
    TV-14
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    English
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    English
    In November 2001, Rob and Brenda Andrew are ambushed in their garage, and Rob succumbs to his wounds. Detectives don't find any enemies until they speak with neighbors and uncover lies, leading them to the unlikely killers.
  11. 11. Suburban Secrets
    January 13, 2020
    43min
    TV-14
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    English
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    English
    In October 2018, Cheryl Coker disappears and her family reports her missing after finding her phone and car in a parking lot. Investigators hit the ground running and uncover a web of secrets that lead to a startling theory.
  12. 12. Motor City Murder
    January 20, 2020
    43min
    TV-14
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    In June 1971, Greg Harris, a member of the African-American community in Detroit, is murdered. A jury agrees that police have the right suspect, and one man spends his life seeking justice and claiming his innocence.

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Network
discovery plus Newsworthy Crimes
Supporting actors
Brenda WoodardNenomoshia YatesDarlenia Johnson