The Investigators

The Investigators

About the show

This documentary series unravels the complex nature of justice - how it is denied and how it is achieved. Created by a team of award-winning producers, each show presents a compelling true story about America and law enforcement.


Upcoming episodes

Sep 20th

Empty Grave, An

A father receives a late night phone call from a mysterious woman claiming his grown son, Scott Dunn, is missing. Members from a private international crime-fighting organization find enough evidence to prove Scott is dead and spend the next four years building a circumstantial case against the killers.
Sep 24th

Toy Soldier

A young mother-to-be is murdered in the sleepy town of Cottonwood, California. Investigators have the triggerman in custody, but the story he's telling is too wild to believe. Could an international team of covert assassins be behind the killing? Or is it a simple case of a love triangle gone out of control? Investigators must unravel a sinister web of lies and deceit to finally discover the truth.
Sep 25th

Lone Fugitive

He can survive in the desert without supplies for months on end. He can run for miles and miles without stumbling or slowing down. He can disappear without a trace at a moments notice. He is the Bandit of Ballarat, a mysterious wanderer moving across Death Valley National Park, robbing unlucky campers at gunpoint. But what is the Bandit after? And why is he spending so much time scouting two highly classified military installations? The F.B.I. is called in to get answers, but if they're looking to uncover the Bandits' secrets, they'll have to catch him first!
Sep 26th

Deadly Returns

When relatives find the body of Janette Benedetto inside her large Florida home, authorities set up a drag net for her missing husband Chris – last seen sailing off with a stranger on his fishing boat. When the search fails, authorities set out to find Benedetto’s mysterious passenger. It will take years of sorting through a twisted web of money, family and power before investigators finally discover the identity of the deadly passenger, a mean spirited in-law named Mike Koblan whose mobbed up friends forced him to do the unthinkable – spill his own family’s blood.
Sep 27th

Interview with the Devil

Looking to make his life better for his young daughter, a single father goes on a job interview with a fortune 500 firm and is never seen again. The authorities start looking into his private life and uncover some unseemly characters involved in fraudulent insurance scams, terrorism and child abduction. The international manhunt will test investigators like never before.
Oct 1st

Family Secrets

When young gay men are disappearing from an Indianapolis suburb, Private Investigator Virgil Vandagriff suspects that a serial killer is responsible. When all leads point to millionaire Herb Baumeister, investigators uncover a disturbing secret to this husband, father and embodiment of the American dream.
Oct 2nd

Devil Inside, The

When a college student vanishes from a softball park police initially assume she’s a runaway but the work of one persistent officer leads a jury to find a guilty suspect. Twelve years after the crime, police get a confession from the man behind bars; he admits to kidnapping, raping, and strangling the teen.
Oct 3rd

Dead or Alive

A 911 caller frantically reports a fire. Upon arrival, police find a car resting against a tree but something is off – there are no skid marks or signs of a collision. Human ashes are found in the front seat and Clayton Daniels is pronounced dead. With a turn of events, it is found that Daniels is still alive, and was trying to fake his death, collect insurance, and start a new life with his wife.
Oct 4th

Tangled Web

Detectives, investigating a mysterious killing, follow several false leads, then hit a dead end before finally uncovering clues pointing them to a grandmother, a hitman and a hairdresser.
Oct 8th

Dangerous Game

Erika sifrit was an honor student who came from an upper-middle class family. Benjamin sifrit was a former navy seal. Together, this couple lured others to their condo, toyed with their deepest fears and finally murdered them…simply for the thrill of it. This one-hour documentary will chronicle this couples' story while giving details of the investigation that brought them to justice.