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48 Hours is a CBS news magazine that investigates intriguing crime and justice cases that touch on all aspects of the human experience. Over its long run, the show has helped exonerate wrongly convicted people, driven the reopening -- and resolution -- of cold cases, and changed numerous lives. CBS News correspondents offer an in-depth look into each story, with the emphasis on solving the mystery at its heart. The program and its team have earned critical acclaim, including 20 Emmys and three Peabody Awards.

Premiere Date: Jan/19/1988

Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery


Most Recent Episodes

48 Hours season 30 episode 27

Season 30, Episode 27: Don't Scream

Did she really try to kill herself, or did her husband want her dead? Erin Moriarty and 48 HOURS investigate that fateful night, Mead's road to recovery and the police search into what happened....

Air Date: May 05, 2018

48 Hours season 30 episode 28

Season 30, Episode 28: Lorenzen Wright: No Defense

Who wanted Wright dead, and how does a beloved basketball player's life end that way? CBS News special correspondent James Brown and 48 HOURS investigate the life and death of Wright and the hunt to find out what happened that night....

Air Date: May 12, 2018

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