Air Date: September 20th, 1999
A special unit in New York investigates heinous cases.
Genres: Drama, Suspense, Action, Crime drama
Season 18 - Episode 12 : No Surrender Feb 22, 2017
Fin revisits his military roots to help a fellow Army Ranger who is struggling to recover from a sexual assault.
Season 18 - Episode 11 : Great Expectations Feb 15, 2017
The SVU begins investigating members of a top youth hockey team after a savage hazing takes place in a locker room.
Season 18 - Episode 10 : Motherly Love Feb 8, 2017
After a teen uses a rifle to stop an assault on his mother, he learns the perpetrator of the assault is someone he knows.
Season 18 - Episode 9 : Decline and Fall Jan 18, 2017
The powerful family behind a retail empire defends one of its own from a bartender's rape accusation.
Season 18 - Episode 8 : Chasing Theo Jan 11, 2017
The case of a 6-year-old boy who disappeared from his bed in the midst of his mother's wild, drug-fueled party causes Benson to think about her own role as a mother.
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
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