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Tue 23 Jan

6:00am
CSI: Miami
Blood in the Water
Season 4 Episode 2/25

The team investigates the death of a girl killed in a blaze on board her family's yacht. Diving underwater to gather evidence, Delko discovers a nearby buoy had been tampered with - and later finds the body of a foreign exchange student. Meanwhile, Calleigh clashes with her replacement in the ballistics lab

Rating: 6.6
7:00am
Teleshopping
A chance for viewers to buy bargains galore at home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Law & Order
Innocence
Season 20 Episode 16/23

Cutter is forced to face the unexpected consequences of his actions when his guilty verdict in a murder trial is set aside. Anna Chlumsky guest stars, with Linus Roache

Rating: 7
9:00am
Law & Order
Four Cops Shot
Season 20 Episode 17/23

Lupo and Bernard investigate the murders of four policemen and discover a connection between drug dealers, a jealous husband and a remorseful judge

Rating: 7
10:00am
Law & Order
Brazil
Season 20 Episode 18/23

Lupo and Bernard investigate the death of an environmental scientist who was poisoned at a global-warming convention. The case bringing up a number of suspects, including professional rivals and his wife's former husband, and for Cutter it stirs up unpleasant memories from his own past

Rating: 7
11:00am
Law & Order
Crashers
Season 20 Episode 19/23

Lupo and Bernard investigate when a model who gatecrashed the mayor's black-tie party is found dead in an alley. The victim's brother becomes a prime suspect before the detectives discover links between the girl and a New York senator who was also at the event

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Law & Order
The Taxman Cometh
Season 20 Episode 20/23

Lupo and Bernard investigate the death of an heiress from an apparent drug overdose. However, the duo soon realise there is more to the case than meets the eye, as they uncover a conspiracy to kill off wealthy cancer patients so inheritors do not have to pay an estate tax

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Law & Order
Immortal
Season 20 Episode 21/23

A fatal stabbing incident leads Lupo and Bernard to the discovery that a bio-research firm has spent the past 50 years exploiting the cells of an African-American man for medical research, but has never compensated his impoverished descendants

Rating: 7
2:00pm
NCIS
Psych Out
Season 9 Episode 16/24

A Navy reservist is found dead in his home with marks around his neck, and Gibbs and the team discover he was working on a highly classified case for the department of defence. The circumstances surrounding the man's demise lead the investigators to suspect someone was secretly trying to drive him insane, bringing them into contact with Samantha Ryan, the director of a division specialising in psychological warfare. Guest starring Jamie Lee Curtis

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
NCIS
Last Man Standing
Season 6 Episode 1/25

Gibbs discovers a link between the murder of a petty officer and the break-up of his team, leading him and new director Leon Vance to uncover a case of blackmail involving an NCIS agent. The duo single out three suspects, but learn vital information has been stolen, and realise the whole Persian Gulf Fleet could be in danger

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
NCIS
Agent Afloat
Season 6 Episode 2/25

A lieutenant apparently commits suicide by jumping from an aircraft carrier and Ziva and McGee are dispatched to inform the widow - but arrive to find that she has been killed. Subsequent inquiries reveal that the injuries on her body were inflicted after death and the murder scene was carefully staged to mislead investigators. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Cote de Pablo

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
NCIS
Capitol Offence
Season 6 Episode 3/25

Gibbs receives a call from his old friend Senator Patrick Kiley, who claims he is being framed for the murder of a naval commander, and seeks help to clear his name. However, incriminating evidence quickly piles up against him - and a second death complicates matters further. Meanwhile, Ziva lets her hair down to obtain fingerprints from a big oil lobbyist. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
NCIS
Heartland
Season 6 Episode 4/25

Gibbs revisits his home town to investigate an assault that left one marine dead and another badly injured, and enlists the help of his estranged father to identify the assailant. Suspicion initially falls on a local man whose daughter was dating the survivor of the attack - but later inquiries uncover a tangled tale of uncertain paternity and forbidden love. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Ralph Waite

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
NCIS
Murder 2.0
Season 6 Episode 6/25

A serial killer begins posting footage of his crimes online - and as the agents investigate, they realise that each film contains visual clues to the identity of the next victim. In a further bizarre twist, Abby later finds what seems to be a new video on her computer - and the case takes on fresh urgency with the discovery that it is actually a live feed, suggesting the murderer is somewhere on the premises

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
NCIS
Need to Know
Season 9 Episode 17/24

Chief petty officer Leland Wiley dies of a heart attack just as he is about to reveal information on elusive arms dealer Agah Bayar. The team discovers the cardiac arrest was caused by someone hacking into a computer monitoring Wiley's pacemaker and increasing his heart rate to 400bpm. Meanwhile, a probationary agent tries to impress Gibbs and win a place on his team. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon, with Tamer Hassan and Matt L Jones

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Heightened Emotions
Season 18 Episode 4/21

An aspiring Olympic athlete claims she is a rape victim, but the publicity could threaten her Olympic future, and reveal some shocking details about her sordid personal life

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Rape Interrupted
Season 18 Episode 5/21

Benson discovers that a young man facing rape charges is the son of a sergeant - her first police partner - who comes to her asking to cash in on an a favour that she owes him. Mariska Hargitay stars

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Broken Rhymes
Season 18 Episode 6/21

The CEO of a record label and his protege are questioned by officers for their suspected involvement in a transgender student's assault. Mariska Hargitay stars

Rating: 7.7
12:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Next Chapter
Season 18 Episode 7/21

A woman is attacked in her own home, and the man who once stalked her becomes the prime suspect. Guest starring Chris Bauer (True Blood)

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Chasing Theo
Season 18 Episode 8/21

A six-year-old boy goes missing during a wild party thrown by his mother

Rating: 7.7
2:00am
Law & Order
Brazil
Season 20 Episode 18/23

Lupo and Bernard investigate the death of an environmental scientist who was poisoned at a global-warming convention. The case bringing up a number of suspects, including professional rivals and his wife's former husband, and for Cutter it stirs up unpleasant memories from his own past

Rating: 7
3:00am
Rookie Blue
Everlasting
Season 5 Episode 11/11

An explosive showdown is on the cards as the officers of 15 Division desperately try to track down Ted McDonald - whom they believe is responsible for the bombings. Meanwhile, Marlo is back to help with the investigation, and Gail reveals to Holly her plans to adopt a child. Starring Missy Peregrym and Gregory Smith

Rating: 8.2
4:00am
Numb3rs
Dark Matter
Season 2 Episode 19/24

Don and the team investigate a school shooting spree, focusing on a pair of students who seem to have strong motives. Charlie tracks the culprits' movements through the hallways using special radio equipment. However, an abnormal pattern in the results indicates there was a third accomplice

Rating: 8
5:00am
Numb3rs
Guns and Roses
Season 2 Episode 20/24

Don investigates the death of a former girlfriend, an ATF agent involved in an elaborate bank robbery. However, as inquiries proceed, he begins to question the impact his career has had on his personal life - and faces some tough choices. Drama, starring Rob Morrow

Rating: 8

Wed 24 Jan

6:00am
CSI: Miami
Prey
Season 4 Episode 3/25

A teenage girl goes missing while out partying with friends, and a murder investigation is launched when she is found sexually assaulted and strangled in a local park. The team has plenty of leads, with a secret camera hidden in the victim's rented car, and a local playboy admitting to inviting her on board his boat, but the suspects are all keen to point the finger at someone else. David Caruso stars

Rating: 6.6
7:00am
Teleshopping
A chance for viewers to buy bargains galore at home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Law & Order
The Taxman Cometh
Season 20 Episode 20/23

Lupo and Bernard investigate the death of an heiress from an apparent drug overdose. However, the duo soon realise there is more to the case than meets the eye, as they uncover a conspiracy to kill off wealthy cancer patients so inheritors do not have to pay an estate tax

Rating: 7
9:00am
Law & Order
Immortal
Season 20 Episode 21/23

A fatal stabbing incident leads Lupo and Bernard to the discovery that a bio-research firm has spent the past 50 years exploiting the cells of an African-American man for medical research, but has never compensated his impoverished descendants

Rating: 7
10:00am
Law & Order
Love Eternal
Season 20 Episode 22/23

When a reality TV crew goes in search of a fashion victim, they find a dead body instead. As Lupo and Bernard investigate, they begin to suspect the victim's wife - who has a violent and peculiar past - of being involved. The case is further complicated when detectives discover the facts concerning the victim's financial situation. Jeremy Sisto and Anthony Anderson star in penultimate episode of the long-running crime drama

Rating: 7
11:00am
Law & Order
Rubber Room
Season 20 Episode 23/23

Last-ever episode of the long-running crime drama. When Van Buren discovers a website featuring footage of an alarming amount of explosives, Lupo and Bernard race to find the anonymous blogger who filmed it before his plans to bomb a school are put into action. However, the Department of Education's refusal to take the threat seriously and resistance from the teachers' union complicate the investigation

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Law & Order
Red Ball
Season 16 Episode 1/22

A girl is abducted during a carjacking, but the only link to the missing child is an ex-convict, who proves unwilling to help police with their investigations. As the threat to the victim's safety grows, McCoy is forced to contemplate agreeing to a deal that would compromise his most deeply held principles. Guest starring Adam Arkin, with Sam Waterston, Jesse L Martin and Dennis Farina

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Law & Order
Flaw
Season 16 Episode 2/22

Green and Fontana call on the Special Victims Unit to help them uncover the truth about the death of a man found with one of Olivia Benson's business cards in his pocket. The team soon realises that two career criminals are involved - but faced with conflicting stories, Benson and McCoy struggle to agree on who is telling the truth. Lynda Carter guest stars

Rating: 7
2:00pm
NCIS
Need to Know
Season 9 Episode 17/24

Chief petty officer Leland Wiley dies of a heart attack just as he is about to reveal information on elusive arms dealer Agah Bayar. The team discovers the cardiac arrest was caused by someone hacking into a computer monitoring Wiley's pacemaker and increasing his heart rate to 400bpm. Meanwhile, a probationary agent tries to impress Gibbs and win a place on his team. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon, with Tamer Hassan and Matt L Jones

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
NCIS
Heartland
Season 6 Episode 4/25

Gibbs revisits his home town to investigate an assault that left one marine dead and another badly injured, and enlists the help of his estranged father to identify the assailant. Suspicion initially falls on a local man whose daughter was dating the survivor of the attack - but later inquiries uncover a tangled tale of uncertain paternity and forbidden love. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Ralph Waite

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
NCIS
Murder 2.0
Season 6 Episode 6/25

A serial killer begins posting footage of his crimes online - and as the agents investigate, they realise that each film contains visual clues to the identity of the next victim. In a further bizarre twist, Abby later finds what seems to be a new video on her computer - and the case takes on fresh urgency with the discovery that it is actually a live feed, suggesting the murderer is somewhere on the premises

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
NCIS
Collateral Damage
Season 6 Episode 7/25

A bank at Quantico is robbed and a security guard killed, but the team soon discovers that stealing money may not have been the perpetrators' primary objective. Meanwhile, Gibbs is given the task of evaluating an inexperienced new agent assigned by Vance to help investigate the case. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Rey Valentin

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
NCIS
Cloak
Season 6 Episode 8/25

Gibbs sends DiNozzo and Ziva to retrieve top-secret information from a secure military base - a mission aimed at catching a mole in the NCIS ranks. Unfortunately, it soon becomes clear that the traitor is still at large - so the building is locked down and all agents are rounded up in a final effort to catch the culprit. Guest starring Jude Ciccolella

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
NCIS
Dagger
Season 6 Episode 9/25

Having identified the mole in their ranks, the agents arrest the traitor's contact Ted Bankston, a former NSA agent working for a kidnapper code-named the Weatherman - who is making millions on the stock markets out of stolen military data. Drama, with Mark Harmon, David McCallum and Cote de Pablo

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
NCIS
The Tell
Season 9 Episode 18/24

Confidential files are leaked by an anonymous hacker, who threatens to release more unless the Navy agrees to renew a contract with a struggling shipbuilding firm. The Navy Secretary suspects the company's owner Philip Wickes is to blame, and asks NCIS to join forces with the PsyOps unit in an elaborate ruse to bring the culprit out of hiding. Meanwhile, Gibbs' colleagues begin to notice his attraction to his opposite number Samantha Ryan. Guest starring Jamie Lee Curtis

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Double Strands
Season 13 Episode 4/23

Amanda Rollins links an attack on a woman to an unsolved case involving a serial rapist, but Benson and Amaro believe the main suspect is innocent - even though DNA evidence ties him to all the assaults. Guest starring TR Knight, with Mariska Hargitay

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Broken Rhymes
Season 18 Episode 6/21

The CEO of a record label and his protege are questioned by officers for their suspected involvement in a transgender student's assault. Mariska Hargitay stars

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Next Chapter
Season 18 Episode 7/21

A woman is attacked in her own home, and the man who once stalked her becomes the prime suspect. Guest starring Chris Bauer (True Blood)

Rating: 7.7
12:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Chasing Theo
Season 18 Episode 8/21

A six-year-old boy goes missing during a wild party thrown by his mother

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Decline and Fall
Season 18 Episode 9/21

A woman is drugged and raped while working behind the bar at a party for a billionaire businessman

Rating: 7.7
2:00am
Law & Order
Love Eternal
Season 20 Episode 22/23

When a reality TV crew goes in search of a fashion victim, they find a dead body instead. As Lupo and Bernard investigate, they begin to suspect the victim's wife - who has a violent and peculiar past - of being involved. The case is further complicated when detectives discover the facts concerning the victim's financial situation. Jeremy Sisto and Anthony Anderson star in penultimate episode of the long-running crime drama

Rating: 7
3:00am
Rookie Blue
Open Windows
Season 6 Episode 1/11

After returning from a vacation, Andy is attacked at Traci's, and as the investigation unfolds, 15 Division decide to take matters into their own hands

Rating: 8.2
4:00am
Numb3rs
Rampage
Season 2 Episode 21/24

Charlie is left badly shaken by a shooting incident in the FBI offices and begins to experience difficulty concentrating - severely impairing his ability to focus on solving the case. American drama, starring David Krumholtz and Rob Morrow

Rating: 8
5:00am
Numb3rs
Backscatter
Season 2 Episode 22/24

The FBI launches an investigation into bank computer-hacking as criminals try to gain access to the identities and financial assets of customers. However, the case becomes personal for Don, whose own account is wiped and his family threatened by the Russian mobsters spearheading the fraud. American drama, starring Rob Morrow

Rating: 8

Thu 25 Jan

6:00am
CSI: Miami
48 Hours to Life
Season 4 Episode 4/25

Tripp pressures a suspect into confessing to the murder of a divorcee killed on her boat, but Horatio is unconvinced of his guilt and resolves to discover the truth. Subsequent investigations reveal the suspect's fingerprints are on top of the dried blood found at the scene - proving the victim was already dead when he arrived. Starring David Caruso and Rex Linn

Rating: 6.6
7:00am
Teleshopping
A chance for viewers to buy bargains galore at home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Law & Order
Red Ball
Season 16 Episode 1/22

A girl is abducted during a carjacking, but the only link to the missing child is an ex-convict, who proves unwilling to help police with their investigations. As the threat to the victim's safety grows, McCoy is forced to contemplate agreeing to a deal that would compromise his most deeply held principles. Guest starring Adam Arkin, with Sam Waterston, Jesse L Martin and Dennis Farina

Rating: 7
9:00am
Law & Order
Flaw
Season 16 Episode 2/22

Green and Fontana call on the Special Victims Unit to help them uncover the truth about the death of a man found with one of Olivia Benson's business cards in his pocket. The team soon realises that two career criminals are involved - but faced with conflicting stories, Benson and McCoy struggle to agree on who is telling the truth. Lynda Carter guest stars

Rating: 7
10:00am
Law & Order
Ghosts
Season 16 Episode 3/22

A deathbed confession leads to a 10-year-old murder investigation being reopened, but Fontana's methods bring him into conflict with McCoy, who is being pressured by Branch to win the case. To complicate matters, vital information is ruled inadmissible because it was given in confidence to a Church minister. Police drama, starring Sam Waterston and Dennis Farina

Rating: 7
11:00am
Law & Order
Age of Innocence
Season 16 Episode 4/22

A car bomb kills the husband of an incapacitated woman shortly before he planned to switch off her life support. Fontana and Green are drawn into a heated debate about the right to die, and find themselves faced with two suspects who both have iron-clad alibis

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Law & Order
Life Line
Season 16 Episode 5/22

Fontana and Green investigate the murder of an undercover reporter who was working on a story about a violent street gang known as L-12, following a trail of clues that leads them to a frightened businessman. Realising that his evidence could be vital to cracking the case, McCoy and Borgia urge him to testify - but he refuses to co-operate for fear of reprisals against his imprisoned son

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Law & Order
Birthright
Season 16 Episode 6/22

A nurse with a social agenda is arrested on suspicion of performing illegal sterilisations on troubled teenagers without their knowledge - a policy that has resulted in the death of one patient. As McCoy and Borgia prepare their case against her, they discover former ADA Paul Robinette is planning to act for the defence

Rating: 7
2:00pm
NCIS
The Tell
Season 9 Episode 18/24

Confidential files are leaked by an anonymous hacker, who threatens to release more unless the Navy agrees to renew a contract with a struggling shipbuilding firm. The Navy Secretary suspects the company's owner Philip Wickes is to blame, and asks NCIS to join forces with the PsyOps unit in an elaborate ruse to bring the culprit out of hiding. Meanwhile, Gibbs' colleagues begin to notice his attraction to his opposite number Samantha Ryan. Guest starring Jamie Lee Curtis

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
NCIS
Dagger
Season 6 Episode 9/25

Having identified the mole in their ranks, the agents arrest the traitor's contact Ted Bankston, a former NSA agent working for a kidnapper code-named the Weatherman - who is making millions on the stock markets out of stolen military data. Drama, with Mark Harmon, David McCallum and Cote de Pablo

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
NCIS
Road Kill
Season 6 Episode 10/25

A petty officer is killed in what initially seems to be a road-rage incident - until investigations reveal evidence of foul play. Digging deeper, the team finds the dead man belonged to an underground fight club, and sets about discovering whether his involvement was a factor in the case. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Michael Weatherly

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
NCIS
Silent Night
Season 6 Episode 11/25

As Christmas approaches, the team works overtime to solve a robbery - a case made doubly difficult by the fact that the prime suspect is a former petty officer who has supposedly been dead for 17 years. Eventually arrested at a Vietnam memorial, he manages to convince Gibbs of his innocence - but a discovery in the forensics lab suggests he may be guilty after all. Guest starring Peter Coyote

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
NCIS
Caged
Season 6 Episode 12/25

McGee is sent to a women's prison to interview a murder suspect, but ends up being captured by the inmates, who have run riot and seized control of a cell block, afraid they will be blamed for killing a guard. Held hostage as a bargaining chip, he tries to identify the real culprit before the warden takes drastic action to resolve the crisis

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
NCIS
Broken Bird
Season 6 Episode 13/25

Ducky is attacked by a knife-wielding woman who accuses him of war crimes, alleging he tortured and killed her brother in Afghanistan in the early 1980s. Gibbs investigates and ascertains what really happened - but has to work with the Afghan embassy to avoid an international incident. Drama, starring David McCallum

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
NCIS
The Good Son
Season 9 Episode 19/24

Vance's brother-in-law Michael Thomas is linked to the murder of a petty officer, and Gibbs is placed under pressure to clear the man's name. Meanwhile, a negative performance review leaves Tony feeling downhearted and he resolves to prove the assessment wrong by being less chatty while on duty. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Rocky Carroll

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Missing Pieces
Season 13 Episode 5/23

A baby goes missing, allegedly taken unwittingly by thieves who were unaware it was strapped into the back seat of a car they stole. Benson and Amaro gather statements from the anxious mother and her boyfriend - but discrepancies in their accounts raise suspicions. Crime drama, starring Mariska Hargitay

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Chasing Theo
Season 18 Episode 8/21

A six-year-old boy goes missing during a wild party thrown by his mother

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Decline and Fall
Season 18 Episode 9/21

A woman is drugged and raped while working behind the bar at a party for a billionaire businessman

Rating: 7.7
12:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Motherly Love
Season 18 Episode 10/21

A woman makes a false accusation, leaving her son faced with a deadly choice

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Great Expectations
Season 18 Episode 11/21

The team investigates a youth hockey team, where bullying of new players has taken a dangerous turn

Rating: 7.7
2:00am
Law & Order
Ghosts
Season 16 Episode 3/22

A deathbed confession leads to a 10-year-old murder investigation being reopened, but Fontana's methods bring him into conflict with McCoy, who is being pressured by Branch to win the case. To complicate matters, vital information is ruled inadmissible because it was given in confidence to a Church minister. Police drama, starring Sam Waterston and Dennis Farina

Rating: 7
3:00am
Rookie Blue
Perfect Family
Season 6 Episode 2/11

Andy considers her future with Sam after learning about Marlo's pregnancy, but her ideas are put into perspective when she meets a teen in trouble

Rating: 8.2
4:00am
Numb3rs
Undercurrents
Season 2 Episode 23/24

When the bodies of five Asian girls are found washed up on the beach, the team fears one may be infected with avian flu. As the investigation progresses, Don discovers a link between the girls and the sex trade. Meanwhile, Amita considers a move to Harvard University

Rating: 8
5:00am
Numb3rs
Hot Shot
Season 2 Episode 24/24

Don investigates the suspected drug overdoses of two women but soon realises their deaths could be the work of a serial killer. Meanwhile, Charlie has a strange dream in which his dead mother tells him he has a question to ask her

Rating: 8

Fri 26 Jan

6:00am
CSI: Miami
Three-Way
Season 4 Episode 5/25

A five-star hotel's pool boy is found dead in its grounds with a key to the penthouse in his pocket. It soon becomes clear he had relations with all three women staying in the suite, leaving the CSIs with no shortage of suspects. Crime drama, starring David Caruso, Adam Rodriguez and Khandi Alexander

Rating: 6.6
7:00am
Teleshopping
A chance for viewers to buy bargains galore at home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Law & Order
Life Line
Season 16 Episode 5/22

Fontana and Green investigate the murder of an undercover reporter who was working on a story about a violent street gang known as L-12, following a trail of clues that leads them to a frightened businessman. Realising that his evidence could be vital to cracking the case, McCoy and Borgia urge him to testify - but he refuses to co-operate for fear of reprisals against his imprisoned son

Rating: 7
9:00am
Law & Order
Birthright
Season 16 Episode 6/22

A nurse with a social agenda is arrested on suspicion of performing illegal sterilisations on troubled teenagers without their knowledge - a policy that has resulted in the death of one patient. As McCoy and Borgia prepare their case against her, they discover former ADA Paul Robinette is planning to act for the defence

Rating: 7
10:00am
Law & Order
House of Cards
Season 16 Episode 7/22

Fontana and Green track down a disturbed woman who has not only murdered a young mother and stolen her five-day-old son, but also managed to convince her own husband that the baby is really theirs. As the case goes to trial, another man comes forward claiming to be the child's real father, leaving McCoy and Borgia facing a dilemma

Rating: 7
11:00am
Law & Order
New York Minute
Season 16 Episode 8/22

When a truck driver is shot dead, detectives Fontana and Green learn the victim was transporting illegal immigrants across the Mexican border and suspect a member of a citizens' patrol group was responsible for his death. However, their only witness is a Hispanic woman who risks deportation if she testifies

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Law & Order
Criminal Law
Season 16 Episode 9/22

The bloody trail of an elusive killer leads detectives Fontana and Green to a hit-list of names all connected to the trial of jailed multiple murderer Leland Barnes. McCoy soon realises Barnes has hired someone to kill the only people who can keep him in prison - and puts his own life on the line to see that justice is done

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Law & Order
Acid
Season 16 Episode 10/22

The facially scarred daughter of Lieutenant Van Buren's college friend is found dead, putting Fontana and Green on the trail of the assailant who had thrown acid in the victim's face months earlier. Meanwhile, ADA McCoy's prosecution is complicated by Van Buren's desperation

Rating: 7
2:00pm
NCIS
The Good Son
Season 9 Episode 19/24

Vance's brother-in-law Michael Thomas is linked to the murder of a petty officer, and Gibbs is placed under pressure to clear the man's name. Meanwhile, a negative performance review leaves Tony feeling downhearted and he resolves to prove the assessment wrong by being less chatty while on duty. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Rocky Carroll

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
NCIS
Broken Bird
Season 6 Episode 13/25

Ducky is attacked by a knife-wielding woman who accuses him of war crimes, alleging he tortured and killed her brother in Afghanistan in the early 1980s. Gibbs investigates and ascertains what really happened - but has to work with the Afghan embassy to avoid an international incident. Drama, starring David McCallum

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
NCIS
Love and War
Season 6 Episode 14/25

The agents investigate the private life of a murdered Navy captain whose actions may have led to his death, while McGee finds his ideal woman on the internet - but it turns out she is too good to be true. Crime drama, starring Sean Murray, Mark Harmon and Michael Weatherly

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
NCIS
Deliverance
Season 6 Episode 15/25

Inquiries into the death of a marine land the team members squarely in the middle of an inner-city gang war - and a message found at the scene of the crime seemingly implicates Gibbs. Forced to confront a secret from his past, he calls his mentor Mike Franks for help. Drama, guest starring Muse Watson and Kari Coleman, with Mark Harmon

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
NCIS
Bounce
Season 6 Episode 16/25

One of Tony's old murder investigations is reopened and, in an attempt to find the perpetrator, he decides to switch roles with Gibbs, leading the team in an inquiry that links the case to an embezzlement scheme. American drama, starring Mark Harmon, David McCallum, Sasha Alexander, Michael Weatherly and Pauley Perrette

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
NCIS
South by Southwest
Season 6 Episode 17/25

The team heads into the Arizona desert to locate an artist who might be able to help solve the murder of fellow agent Jack Patterson - and discovers one of her paintings holds the key to the mystery. Meanwhile, DiNozzo learns he is in line for an inheritance

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
NCIS
The Missionary Position
Season 9 Episode 20/24

A marine lieutenant's body falls from the sky and the team links the man's death to the disappearance of a Navy chaplain thought to have been kidnapped by rebels working with Colombian crime cartels. Ziva and Tony are dispatched to conduct a rescue operation and enlist the help of former Interpol agent Monique Lisson, while Gibbs discovers there was more to the chaplain's outreach mission than meets the eye. Crime drama, guest starring Karina Lombard (The L Word) and Jamie Lee Curtis (A Fish Called Wanda)

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
True Believers
Season 13 Episode 6/23

A music student is raped at gunpoint in her apartment - but although the SVU squad is quick to make an arrest, high-profile defence attorney Bayard Ellis tries to undermine prosecution evidence and damage the victim's credibility. Drama, guest starring Sofia Vassilieva

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Motherly Love
Season 18 Episode 10/21

A woman makes a false accusation, leaving her son faced with a deadly choice

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Great Expectations
Season 18 Episode 11/21

The team investigates a youth hockey team, where bullying of new players has taken a dangerous turn

Rating: 7.7
12:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
No Surrender
Season 18 Episode 12/21

Fin revisits his military roots when a fellow Army ranger struggles to recover from a sexual assault. Sarah Booth guest stars, with Ice T and Mariska Hargitay

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Genes
Season 18 Episode 13/21

A rapist's claims that he is genetically predisposed to commit sex crimes creates outrage among the team

Rating: 7.7
2:00am
Law & Order
House of Cards
Season 16 Episode 7/22

Fontana and Green track down a disturbed woman who has not only murdered a young mother and stolen her five-day-old son, but also managed to convince her own husband that the baby is really theirs. As the case goes to trial, another man comes forward claiming to be the child's real father, leaving McCoy and Borgia facing a dilemma

Rating: 7
3:00am
Rookie Blue
Uprising
Season 6 Episode 3/11

A riot breaks out at a women's prison, leaving Andy and Juliet trapped with a woman desperate to prove her innocence

Rating: 8.2
4:00am
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Spree
Season 3 Episode 1/24

Don tries to capture Crystal Hoyle and her husband Buck, who have embarked on a robbery and killing spree spread over seven states. However, problems between Alan and Charlie threaten to disrupt the investigation. American drama, starring Rob Morrow, Judd Hirsch and David Krumholtz

Rating: 8
5:00am
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Two Daughters
Season 3 Episode 2/24

Don and his team face a tense stand-off with disturbed teacher Crystal, who refuses to let Megan go unless the FBI first agrees to release her boyfriend. Meanwhile, Alan comes to a decision about his living arrangements. Kim Dickens and Rob Morrow star

Rating: 8

Sat 27 Jan

6:00am
Rescue Special Ops
In Deep
Season 3 Episode 11/22

The team recovers an injured fisherman, only to learn that another person is stranded on a cliff. Michelle also accepts a job with Lifeblood. Drama, starring Daniel Amalm

Rating: 8.6
7:00am
Teleshopping
A chance for viewers to buy bargains galore at home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Major Crimes
Curve Ball
Season 2 Episode 15/19

A baseball scout is found dead in his vehicle, leading the squad to uncover a complex kidnapping plot as the case is investigated. American police drama, starring Mary McDonnell

Rating: 8.2
9:00am
Major Crimes
Risk Assessment
Season 2 Episode 16/19

When a graduate student is shot dead in a gang-riddled neighbourhood, the Division works with the FBI and Fritz Howard in a bid to find his killer. Meanwhile, each member's reason for joining the unit is revealed as the investigation unfolds. American police drama, starring Mary McDonnell and Jon Tenney

Rating: 8.2
10:00am
Major Crimes
Year-End Blowout
Season 2 Episode 17/19

A second-hand car salesman is killed by a bomb during an end-of-year promotion, and Rusty tries to catch whoever is threatening his and Sharon's lives under the watchful eye of a Special Investigation Section supervisor. American police drama, starring Mary McDonnell

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Major Crimes
Return to Sender - Part One
Season 2 Episode 18/19

Part one of two. The squad must work quickly to track down a serial killer before he strikes again. Meanwhile, things get dangerous during a game of chess. American police drama starring Mary McDonnell as Captain Sharon Raydor, the head of the Los Angeles Police Department's Major Crimes Division

Rating: 8.2
12:00pm
Major Crimes
Return to Sender - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 19/19

Part two of two. The unit draws closer to apprehending a serial killer, and Rusty faces his biggest challenge yet when he takes the stand against Phillip Stroh. Jeri Ryan guest stars, with Mary McDonnell

Rating: 8.2
1:00pm
NCIS
Last Man Standing
Season 6 Episode 1/25

Gibbs discovers a link between the murder of a petty officer and the break-up of his team, leading him and new director Leon Vance to uncover a case of blackmail involving an NCIS agent. The duo single out three suspects, but learn vital information has been stolen, and realise the whole Persian Gulf Fleet could be in danger

Rating: 8.3
2:00pm
NCIS
Agent Afloat
Season 6 Episode 2/25

A lieutenant apparently commits suicide by jumping from an aircraft carrier and Ziva and McGee are dispatched to inform the widow - but arrive to find that she has been killed. Subsequent inquiries reveal that the injuries on her body were inflicted after death and the murder scene was carefully staged to mislead investigators. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Cote de Pablo

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
NCIS
Capitol Offence
Season 6 Episode 3/25

Gibbs receives a call from his old friend Senator Patrick Kiley, who claims he is being framed for the murder of a naval commander, and seeks help to clear his name. However, incriminating evidence quickly piles up against him - and a second death complicates matters further. Meanwhile, Ziva lets her hair down to obtain fingerprints from a big oil lobbyist. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
NCIS
Heartland
Season 6 Episode 4/25

Gibbs revisits his home town to investigate an assault that left one marine dead and another badly injured, and enlists the help of his estranged father to identify the assailant. Suspicion initially falls on a local man whose daughter was dating the survivor of the attack - but later inquiries uncover a tangled tale of uncertain paternity and forbidden love. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Ralph Waite

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
NCIS
Murder 2.0
Season 6 Episode 6/25

A serial killer begins posting footage of his crimes online - and as the agents investigate, they realise that each film contains visual clues to the identity of the next victim. In a further bizarre twist, Abby later finds what seems to be a new video on her computer - and the case takes on fresh urgency with the discovery that it is actually a live feed, suggesting the murderer is somewhere on the premises

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
NCIS
Collateral Damage
Season 6 Episode 7/25

A bank at Quantico is robbed and a security guard killed, but the team soon discovers that stealing money may not have been the perpetrators' primary objective. Meanwhile, Gibbs is given the task of evaluating an inexperienced new agent assigned by Vance to help investigate the case. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Rey Valentin

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
NCIS
Cloak
Season 6 Episode 8/25

Gibbs sends DiNozzo and Ziva to retrieve top-secret information from a secure military base - a mission aimed at catching a mole in the NCIS ranks. Unfortunately, it soon becomes clear that the traitor is still at large - so the building is locked down and all agents are rounded up in a final effort to catch the culprit. Guest starring Jude Ciccolella

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
NCIS
Dagger
Season 6 Episode 9/25

Having identified the mole in their ranks, the agents arrest the traitor's contact Ted Bankston, a former NSA agent working for a kidnapper code-named the Weatherman - who is making millions on the stock markets out of stolen military data. Drama, with Mark Harmon, David McCallum and Cote de Pablo

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Film The Jackal (1997)
An assassin whose identity is shrouded in mystery is hired by a Russian crime syndicate to kill the director of the FBI. As the American and Russian authorities join forces to stop him, they are forced to turn to the only man able to identify the hitman - an imprisoned IRA terrorist, who offers his help in return for his freedom. Thriller, starring Bruce Willis, Richard Gere and Sidney Poitier

Rating: 4.7
11:20pm
Law & Order: Trial by Jury
Bang and Blame
Season 1 Episode 7/13

Tracey prosecutes a bank worker who shot his colleagues - including the woman who put his child into a coma. Third spin-off from the popular legal drama series, with Bebe Neuwirth

Rating: 6.3
12:15am
Law & Order: Trial by Jury
Skeleton Key
Season 1 Episode 8/13

Kibre is assigned to prosecute a man accused of murdering both the key witness in a criminal investigation, and the policeman who was working on it. Legal drama, starring Bebe Neuwirth

Rating: 6.3
1:10am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Saviour
Season 11 Episode 14/24

The detectives investigate when two prostitutes are found murdered with prayer cards next to their bodies, but their initial enquiries hit a dead end. They get a break when a third victim is found alive and she thinks her assailant was a religious fanatic who believes he is saving the women he kills. Starring Christopher Meloni and Mariska Hargitay

Rating: 7.7
2:05am
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Mind Games
Season 2 Episode 17/24

Don's suspicions are aroused by the revelation that a search team was apparently led to the bodies of three murder victims by a psychic. Unwilling to believe in clairvoyance and second sight, he and Charlie set out to solve the case by more conventional means. Starring Rob Morrow and David Krumholtz

Rating: 8
3:00am
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All's Fair
Season 2 Episode 18/24

An Iraqi director is murdered while making a documentary promoting the rights of Muslim women. Don enlists the help of the victim's cousin to investigate the case and uncovers a disturbing connection to former dictator Saddam Hussein. Meanwhile, Charlie is reunited with an ex-girlfriend during her book-signing tour. Rob Morrow and David Krumholtz star

Rating: 8
4:00am
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Dark Matter
Season 2 Episode 19/24

Don and the team investigate a school shooting spree, focusing on a pair of students who seem to have strong motives. Charlie tracks the culprits' movements through the hallways using special radio equipment. However, an abnormal pattern in the results indicates there was a third accomplice

Rating: 8
5:00am
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Guns and Roses
Season 2 Episode 20/24

Don investigates the death of a former girlfriend, an ATF agent involved in an elaborate bank robbery. However, as inquiries proceed, he begins to question the impact his career has had on his personal life - and faces some tough choices. Drama, starring Rob Morrow

Rating: 8

Sun 28 Jan

6:00am
Rescue Special Ops
Break Out
Season 3 Episode 12/22

A prison bus containing female inmates overturns on a motorway and the team treats the injured passengers, but one of the felons steals a guard's gun

Rating: 8.6
7:00am
Teleshopping
A chance for viewers to buy bargains galore at home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Major Crimes
Flight Risk
Season 3 Episode 1/19

The team unravels a family's dark past when a man and his two young children go missing. American police drama, starring Mary McDonnell

Rating: 8.2
9:00am
Major Crimes
Personal Day
Season 3 Episode 2/19

A man who claimed to be innocent is murdered after being released from prison, leading detectives to reopen his case. American police drama, starring Mary McDonnell as Captain Sharon Raydor, head of the Los Angeles Police Department's Major Crimes Division

Rating: 8.2
10:00am
Major Crimes
Frozen Assets
Season 3 Episode 3/19

The team investigates the killing of a dog that inherited the estate of its millionaire owner. American police drama, starring Mary McDonnell

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Major Crimes
Letting It Go
Season 3 Episode 4/19

The team has the emotional task of investigating a group of suspects when a rapist is found murdered. Elsewhere, Rusty questions his mother after he finds out she has been lying. With guests stars Ever Carradine and Ransford Doherty

Rating: 8.2
12:00pm
Major Crimes
Do Not Disturb
Season 3 Episode 5/19

The detectives race against the clock to find the murderer of a foreigner in a hotel room, before the death has international repercussions. Starring Mary McDonnell and GW Bailey

Rating: 8.2
1:00pm
NCIS
Road Kill
Season 6 Episode 10/25

A petty officer is killed in what initially seems to be a road-rage incident - until investigations reveal evidence of foul play. Digging deeper, the team finds the dead man belonged to an underground fight club, and sets about discovering whether his involvement was a factor in the case. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Michael Weatherly

Rating: 8.3
2:00pm
NCIS
Silent Night
Season 6 Episode 11/25

As Christmas approaches, the team works overtime to solve a robbery - a case made doubly difficult by the fact that the prime suspect is a former petty officer who has supposedly been dead for 17 years. Eventually arrested at a Vietnam memorial, he manages to convince Gibbs of his innocence - but a discovery in the forensics lab suggests he may be guilty after all. Guest starring Peter Coyote

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
NCIS
Psych Out
Season 9 Episode 16/24

A Navy reservist is found dead in his home with marks around his neck, and Gibbs and the team discover he was working on a highly classified case for the department of defence. The circumstances surrounding the man's demise lead the investigators to suspect someone was secretly trying to drive him insane, bringing them into contact with Samantha Ryan, the director of a division specialising in psychological warfare. Guest starring Jamie Lee Curtis

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
NCIS
Need to Know
Season 9 Episode 17/24

Chief petty officer Leland Wiley dies of a heart attack just as he is about to reveal information on elusive arms dealer Agah Bayar. The team discovers the cardiac arrest was caused by someone hacking into a computer monitoring Wiley's pacemaker and increasing his heart rate to 400bpm. Meanwhile, a probationary agent tries to impress Gibbs and win a place on his team. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon, with Tamer Hassan and Matt L Jones

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
NCIS
The Tell
Season 9 Episode 18/24

Confidential files are leaked by an anonymous hacker, who threatens to release more unless the Navy agrees to renew a contract with a struggling shipbuilding firm. The Navy Secretary suspects the company's owner Philip Wickes is to blame, and asks NCIS to join forces with the PsyOps unit in an elaborate ruse to bring the culprit out of hiding. Meanwhile, Gibbs' colleagues begin to notice his attraction to his opposite number Samantha Ryan. Guest starring Jamie Lee Curtis

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
NCIS
The Good Son
Season 9 Episode 19/24

Vance's brother-in-law Michael Thomas is linked to the murder of a petty officer, and Gibbs is placed under pressure to clear the man's name. Meanwhile, a negative performance review leaves Tony feeling downhearted and he resolves to prove the assessment wrong by being less chatty while on duty. Crime drama, starring Mark Harmon and Rocky Carroll

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
NCIS
The Missionary Position
Season 9 Episode 20/24

A marine lieutenant's body falls from the sky and the team links the man's death to the disappearance of a Navy chaplain thought to have been kidnapped by rebels working with Colombian crime cartels. Ziva and Tony are dispatched to conduct a rescue operation and enlist the help of former Interpol agent Monique Lisson, while Gibbs discovers there was more to the chaplain's outreach mission than meets the eye. Crime drama, guest starring Karina Lombard (The L Word) and Jamie Lee Curtis (A Fish Called Wanda)

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Major Crimes
Conspiracy Theory - Part One
Season 6 Episode 6/13

Part one of four. An attorney famous for her defence of oppressed women is murdered, and suspects include a film director, her son, her ex-husband and an American football player

Rating: 8.2
9:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Confidential
Season 11 Episode 15/24

The team investigates the abduction and killing of a woman in a building owned by powerful investment banker Richard Morgan. Munch realises the murder echoes a crime committed 20 years previously, and while the man found guilty is still in prison, Morgan was the key witness in his trial and delivered the evidence that ultimately convicted him. Guest starring Richard Burgi (Desperate Housewives)

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Witness
Season 11 Episode 16/24

Lainie McCallum claims to have been raped - although Stabler and Benson have little information to go on until she mentions the attack stopped when a woman pulled the man off her and punched him. The detectives track down the suspected assailant, but Lainie collapses during the subsequent trial and the only hope of securing a conviction is to persuade the eyewitness to speak out. However, she is reluctant to testify because she is an illegal immigrant who was the victim of war crimes in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Disabled
Season 11 Episode 17/24

Benson and Stabler are called in to investigate when Cara Raleigh is found beaten in her home. Multiple sclerosis has left the former opera singer a quadriplegic and unable to speak, but by blinking she informs the detectives she was raped, but did not know her assailant. Cara's sister Janice points the finger of suspicion at three male nurses from an agency who she had fired after some cheques went missing. Guest starring Jill Scott (The No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency)

Rating: 7.7
12:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Bedtime
Season 11 Episode 18/24

Investigative journalist Jane Whitmore is found dead in her bed with an X carved into her cheek and her throat slashed. Inquiries lead the team to drug rehab centre worker Ned Bogden, who has been accused of eliciting sexual favours from his patients, and Cragen links him to unsolved murders from the 1970s committed by the so-called Bedtime Butcher. Guest starring Jaclyn Smith, Ann-Margret and William Atherton

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Conned
Season 11 Episode 19/24

Benson and Stabler are called to the scene when a young man is discovered bludgeoned to death in a storage room at a hotel and a wallet found nearby identifies him as 16-year-old Andrew Hingham. However, when the teenager inexplicably contacts his mother while the detectives are questioning her, it quickly becomes clear this is a case of mistaken identity, and the real Andrew was with the murder victim in a romantic capacity. They propose that he murdered his boyfriend in a jealous rage - a possibility that becomes more likely with the news that Andrew spent time in a psychiatric ward for schizophrenia

Rating: 7.7
2:00am
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Rampage
Season 2 Episode 21/24

Charlie is left badly shaken by a shooting incident in the FBI offices and begins to experience difficulty concentrating - severely impairing his ability to focus on solving the case. American drama, starring David Krumholtz and Rob Morrow

Rating: 8
3:00am
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Backscatter
Season 2 Episode 22/24

The FBI launches an investigation into bank computer-hacking as criminals try to gain access to the identities and financial assets of customers. However, the case becomes personal for Don, whose own account is wiped and his family threatened by the Russian mobsters spearheading the fraud. American drama, starring Rob Morrow

Rating: 8
4:00am
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Undercurrents
Season 2 Episode 23/24

When the bodies of five Asian girls are found washed up on the beach, the team fears one may be infected with avian flu. As the investigation progresses, Don discovers a link between the girls and the sex trade. Meanwhile, Amita considers a move to Harvard University

Rating: 8
5:00am
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Hot Shot
Season 2 Episode 24/24

Don investigates the suspected drug overdoses of two women but soon realises their deaths could be the work of a serial killer. Meanwhile, Charlie has a strange dream in which his dead mother tells him he has a question to ask her

Rating: 8

Mon 29 Jan

6:00am
CSI: Miami
Under Suspicion
Season 4 Episode 6/25

Horatio becomes prime suspect in a murder investigation, and makes matters worse for himself by admitting he not only dated the victim, but was also the last person to see her alive. As events unfold, the detective realises he is being framed by a psychopath he caught in New York, but could not find sufficient evidence to convict

Rating: 6.6
7:00am
Teleshopping
A chance for viewers to buy bargains galore at home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Law & Order
Criminal Law
Season 16 Episode 9/22

The bloody trail of an elusive killer leads detectives Fontana and Green to a hit-list of names all connected to the trial of jailed multiple murderer Leland Barnes. McCoy soon realises Barnes has hired someone to kill the only people who can keep him in prison - and puts his own life on the line to see that justice is done

Rating: 7
9:00am
Law & Order
Acid
Season 16 Episode 10/22

The facially scarred daughter of Lieutenant Van Buren's college friend is found dead, putting Fontana and Green on the trail of the assailant who had thrown acid in the victim's face months earlier. Meanwhile, ADA McCoy's prosecution is complicated by Van Buren's desperation

Rating: 7
10:00am
Law & Order
Bible Story
Season 16 Episode 11/22

A man is mysteriously killed after desecrating a treasured edition of the Hebrew Torah, brought from Poland to America. Detectives follow the trail to a man who confesses to the murder, but explains that his cousin paid the victim to defile the book. As ADA McCoy probes the family feud, he learns it may be linked to a lucrative property sale. Crime drama, with Sam Waterston, Allan Miller, Zach Grenier and Mark Feuerstein

Rating: 7
11:00am
Law & Order
Family Friend
Season 16 Episode 12/22

A retired cop exacts rough justice and kills the small-time thug responsible for fatally stabbing a Mob accountant, but tries to avoid going to trial by admitting he falsified evidence during his time on the force - a potentially damaging confession that could jeopardise many previous convictions. Guest starring Amy Ryan (The Wire, The Office: An American Workplace)

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Law & Order
Heart of Darkness
Season 16 Episode 13/22

A woman produces video footage proving that her journalist boyfriend took his own life, but suspicious marks near his shoulder cause detectives Fontana and Green to investigate. After careful review, Borgia notices something on the tape that might shed light on what actually happened. Guest starring Jessalyn Gilsig (Glee)

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Law & Order
Magnet
Season 16 Episode 14/22

Detectives Fontana and Green investigate the strangling of a promising student at a specialist school. A suspect is soon arrested and charged - but formidable defence attorney Rebecca Shane (Kathleen Turner) tries to get him cleared by arguing he committed the crime while under the influence of prescription medication. Crime drama, starring Dennis Farina and Jesse L Martin

Rating: 7
2:00pm
NCIS
The Missionary Position
Season 9 Episode 20/24

A marine lieutenant's body falls from the sky and the team links the man's death to the disappearance of a Navy chaplain thought to have been kidnapped by rebels working with Colombian crime cartels. Ziva and Tony are dispatched to conduct a rescue operation and enlist the help of former Interpol agent Monique Lisson, while Gibbs discovers there was more to the chaplain's outreach mission than meets the eye. Crime drama, guest starring Karina Lombard (The L Word) and Jamie Lee Curtis (A Fish Called Wanda)

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
NCIS
South by Southwest
Season 6 Episode 17/25

The team heads into the Arizona desert to locate an artist who might be able to help solve the murder of fellow agent Jack Patterson - and discovers one of her paintings holds the key to the mystery. Meanwhile, DiNozzo learns he is in line for an inheritance

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
NCIS
Knockout
Season 6 Episode 18/25

Vance insists on taking charge of an investigation into the fatal shooting of a boxer - but antagonises Gibbs in the process, and finds his own past coming under scrutiny as the case unfolds. Drama, starring Mark Harmon and Rocky Carroll

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
NCIS
Hide and Seek
Season 6 Episode 19/25

The family of a child who finds a gun suspected of being a murder weapon at a naval base comes under suspicion. The team sets out to discover who last used the firearm, with likely candidates including a petty criminal, a drug user, a Navy commander and a boy. Crime drama, starring Pauley Perrette and Mark Harmon

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
NCIS
Dead Reckoning
Season 6 Episode 20/25

CIA agent Trent Kort returns to track down dangerous criminal Jonathan Siravo and Gibbs is forced to put his personal feelings aside to assist in the investigation. The duo manage to get hold of Siravo's accountant, who agrees to reveal all he knows in exchange for full immunity, but the trail leads to an old man in a coma in what seems to be a case of stolen identity

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
NCIS
Toxic
Season 6 Episode 21/25

An army scientist goes missing, so Abby is asked to temporarily replace him on a top-secret research project - but Gibbs later learns her assignment is connected to a current murder investigation, and worries she may meet the same fate as her predecessor. Mark Harmon and Pauley Perrette star

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
NCIS
Rekindled
Season 9 Episode 21/24

A fire crew discovers a man's body after putting out a raging blaze at a warehouse belonging to a Navy-contracted electronics company, and Gibbs recognises the victim as Carter Plimpton - a former member of an NCIS black-ops unit. Meanwhile, a member of the Baltimore police department helping with the case appears to have a grudge against Tony

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Major Crimes
Conspiracy Theory - Part Two
Season 6 Episode 7/13

Part two of four. The squad investigates a second mysterious death related to their current case. Gus has an unexpected response to Rusty's solution to their relationship issues

Rating: 8.2
10:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Net Worth
Season 18 Episode 14/21

An investment banker accuses a billionaire client of rape

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Know It All
Season 18 Episode 15/21

A computer genius is accused of murdering his girlfriend, but responds to the team's investigation by threatening to expose their darkest secrets

Rating: 7.7
12:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Confidential
Season 11 Episode 15/24

The team investigates the abduction and killing of a woman in a building owned by powerful investment banker Richard Morgan. Munch realises the murder echoes a crime committed 20 years previously, and while the man found guilty is still in prison, Morgan was the key witness in his trial and delivered the evidence that ultimately convicted him. Guest starring Richard Burgi (Desperate Housewives)

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Witness
Season 11 Episode 16/24

Lainie McCallum claims to have been raped - although Stabler and Benson have little information to go on until she mentions the attack stopped when a woman pulled the man off her and punched him. The detectives track down the suspected assailant, but Lainie collapses during the subsequent trial and the only hope of securing a conviction is to persuade the eyewitness to speak out. However, she is reluctant to testify because she is an illegal immigrant who was the victim of war crimes in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Rating: 7.7
2:00am
Law & Order
Bible Story
Season 16 Episode 11/22

A man is mysteriously killed after desecrating a treasured edition of the Hebrew Torah, brought from Poland to America. Detectives follow the trail to a man who confesses to the murder, but explains that his cousin paid the victim to defile the book. As ADA McCoy probes the family feud, he learns it may be linked to a lucrative property sale. Crime drama, with Sam Waterston, Allan Miller, Zach Grenier and Mark Feuerstein

Rating: 7
3:00am
Law & Order
Family Friend
Season 16 Episode 12/22

A retired cop exacts rough justice and kills the small-time thug responsible for fatally stabbing a Mob accountant, but tries to avoid going to trial by admitting he falsified evidence during his time on the force - a potentially damaging confession that could jeopardise many previous convictions. Guest starring Amy Ryan (The Wire, The Office: An American Workplace)

Rating: 7
4:00am
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Provenance
Season 3 Episode 3/24

The team investigates the case of a stolen Camille Pissarro painting and uncovers a connection to the Nazis. Meanwhile, Alan becomes concerned over Charlie's ability to look after the house properly. American drama, starring Rob Morrow

Rating: 8
5:00am
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The Mole
Season 3 Episode 4/24

Don investigates the death of an interpreter from the Chinese consulate and discovers a suspiciously large sum of money in her bank account, leading him to believe she was a spy. Meanwhile, Charlie learns Larry has been working on an article with someone else

Rating: 8