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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Series Summary
Detectives who are part of the NYPD's Special Victims Unit investigate crimes against the vulnerable. While the focus of other shows in the "Law & Order" franchise largely deal with murders, the SVU detectives frequently deal with rape and assault, in which a survivor assists in the investigation. The series cast of veteran actors include Mariska Hargitay and rapper Ice-T, and occasional crossover episodes feature detectives from other series in the "Law & Order" franchise.

Air Dates: 1999 - Present

Genres: Crime drama

Network: NBC

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  • Season 13, Ep. 1 : Scorched Earth Sep 21, 2011

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    The detectives are called to investigate when a hotel maid reports being assaulted by a powerful Italian diplomat.

  • Season 13, Ep. 2 : Personal Fouls Sep 28, 2011

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    Detectives Benson and Tutuola dig into the past of a basketball star while investigating sexual abuse charges against his former coach.

  • Season 13, Ep. 3 : Blood Brothers Oct 5, 2011

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    When a pregnant 13-year-old won't identify the father of her baby, Benson and the squad try to determine if she was raped; after the investigation uncovers a secret, someone goes missing.

  • Season 13, Ep. 4 : Double Strands Oct 12, 2011

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    When a dancer is raped by a man with a unique tattoo, details of the case remind Rollins of a serial rapist she was tracking in Atlanta.

  • Season 13, Ep. 5 : Missing Pieces Oct 19, 2011

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    The detectives investigate when woman visiting from Buffalo, N.Y., claims her car was stolen with her baby in the backseat.

  • Season 13, Ep. 6 : True Believers Nov 2, 2011

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    The squad makes a quick arrest when a student is raped at gunpoint in her apartment, but the defense attorney works to undermine their police work.

  • Season 13, Ep. 7 : Russian Brides Nov 9, 2011

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    When a young mail-order bride is found dead, the investigation leads the detectives to the Russian mafia.

  • Season 13, Ep. 8 : Educated Guess Nov 16, 2011

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    Detectives Benson and Rollins investigate when a mental patient says he witnessed a rape, but the alleged victim denies the assault happened.

  • Season 13, Ep. 9 : Lost Traveler Nov 30, 2011

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    When a child disappears on his way home from school, Benson and Amaro interview the distraught parents, who don't trust the police; with the help of their TARU tech (Gilbert Gottfried) and a meddling reporter, the detectives narrow the suspects list.

  • Season 13, Ep. 10 : Spiraling Down Dec 7, 2011

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    When the detectives find a missing 14-year-old working as a prostitute, they set up a sting to put the johns away for statutory rape and find one of her customers is a former professional football player.

  • Season 13, Ep. 11 : Theatre Tricks Jan 11, 2012

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    The detectives investigate a rape of an actress during a theater production.

  • Season 13, Ep. 12 : Official Story Jan 18, 2012

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    When the detectives investigate the sexual assault of the executive of a private military-contract company, they discover a larger conspiracy in Iraq.

  • Season 13, Ep. 13 : Father's Shadow Feb 8, 2012

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    After auditioning for a reality show, a woman is found in Central Park unconscious, with drugs in her system and evidence of sexual assault; Detective Benson and Executive ADA Haden (Harry Connick Jr.) continue to grow closer.

  • Season 13, Ep. 14 : Home Invasions Feb 15, 2012

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    The investigation into a home invasion that ended with two dead leads to a shocking revelation about Detective Rollins.

  • Season 13, Ep. 15 : Hunting Ground Feb 22, 2012

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    Benson and Executive ADA Haden must cut their romantic weekend short to investigate the disappearance of an underage prostitute, who seems to be one in a series of escorts who went missing after advertising on a newspaper's website.

  • Season 13, Ep. 16 : Child's Welfare Feb 29, 2012

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    Olivia's half-brother shows up looking for help when child services threatens to take his kids away; the investigation into an abandoned baby found by a homeless couple leads to a shocking discovery.

  • Season 13, Ep. 17 : Justice Denied Apr 11, 2012

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    A rape investigation leads to one of Detective Benson's old cases being reopened; as Benson's work is scrutinized, her relationship with Executive ADA David Haden is put in jeopardy.

  • Season 13, Ep. 18 : Valentine's Day Apr 18, 2012

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    A man sees his wife abducted while video chatting with her, but Benson finds that the victim tried to pick up the ransom herself.

  • Season 13, Ep. 19 : Street Revenge Apr 25, 2012

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    A vigilante group forms in response to a string of rapes; concerns over his wife's fidelity distract Amaro.

  • Season 13, Ep. 20 : Father Dearest May 2, 2012

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    When a teenage girl disappears, the squad discovers a suspect who seems to be targeting young, vulnerable women with a similar personal connection; Dr. Huang delves into his past in order to help solve the case.

  • Season 13, Ep. 21 : Learning Curve May 9, 2012

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    Detective Tutuola's future son-in-law becomes the latest victim in a series of hate crimes against gay men; the squad searches for a connection when a school teacher (Tony Hale) is attacked in a similar fashion.

  • Season 13, Ep. 22 : Strange Beauty May 16, 2012

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    When the investigation into a missing teen leads the detectives to a severed leg, they are drawn into the world of self-mutilation and ritual amputation.

  • Season 13, Ep. 23 : Rhodium Nights May 23, 2012

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    The team must proceed with caution when an underage escort is found dead at a wild bachelor party with high-profile people in attendance; Brian Cassidy (Dean Winters), a former SVU detective who is working under, helps Benson and Amaro investigate.

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