Air Date: September 20th, 1999
A special unit in New York investigates heinous cases.
Genres: Crime drama, Action, Suspense, Drama
Next Episode - Season 19, Ep. 1 : Sep 27, 2017
Season 19 - Episode 1 Sep 27, 2017
When the hour is over, one is left with the distinct impression that the story could have been told just as well, if not better, on the original "Law & Order." And one is reminded yet again that network TV seems to be recycling old ideas just when it desperately needs new ones. [20 Sept 1999, p.E1] Show More
The key here is that the emotional payoffs are dead-on. [20 Sept 1999, p.38] Show More
If the crimes that drive "Law & Order" have the cops who solve them and the lawyers who prosecute them shaking their heads, the sex crimes dealt with by Special Victims will have the cops - and viewers - holding onto their stomachs. Show More