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Thu 14 Dec

6:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Fearless in Duty
Season 14 Episode 1/17

Chief investigator Charles Jantzen saves 37 dogs from a fire, and rescue technician Roman Leal searches a drain for some stranded puppies
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
6:50am
Animal Cops Houston
Fight for Survival
Season 14 Episode 2/17

Investigators seize three starving horses, and kittens need rescuing from an attic
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
7:40am
Disappeared
Innocence Lost
Season 4 Episode 10/27

The case of 22-year-old Jamie Fraley, who vanished from her North Carolina apartment in April 2008. Her keys and purse were found locked inside her apartment and there were no signs of foul play. Officers considered whether her boyfriend's father could be involved, after it emerged that he harboured a dark obsession with her

Rating: 7
8:30am
Corrupt Crimes
The Druglord of the Skies
Season 1 Episode 22/104

Pablo Escobar, the most successful drug kingpin the world has ever seen. Plus, the scam artist who went from avid entrepreneur to managing and ripping off boy bands such as Backstreet Boys and NSYNC

Rating: 7.1
8:55am
Corrupt Crimes
Murder as Revenge
Season 1 Episode 23/104

A small town judge who went down a dark path of revenge and murder, leaving an entire town in fear. Plus, Democratic American Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr, whose legacy crashed and burned amid scandal

Rating: 7.1
9:20am
Reasonable Doubt
Flesh and Blood
Season 1 Episode 3/10

A case in which a California couple's son was convicted of their brutal murder. However, one of the victim's sisters was convinced her nephew was wrongfully convicted, so turned to investigators Chris Anderson and Melissa Lewkowicz for help

Rating: 8.7
10:10am
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
Blinding Ambition
Season 1 Episode 7/13

The case in which a Tucson paediatric eye doctor was stabbed to death on the way to his car. The community was shocked as detectives contemplated who committed the deed

Rating: 9.2
11:00am
Faking It: Tears of a Crime
Fadi Nasri & Miles Evans
Season 2 Episode 7/7

The cases of Miles Evans and Fadi Nasri. Evans murdered his nine-year-old stepdaughter Zoe in 1997, but before her body was recovered he sat alongside her mother in an appeal for the public's help in finding her. In 2006, Nasri asked for help in finding the person behind a fatal knife attack on his wife Nisha, though in reality had hired two men to perform the killing to claim her life insurance

Rating: 8.2
12:00pm
Forensic Detectives
Out to Kill
Season 9 Episode 8/18

The cases of a woman's death and the abduction of a young boy help to illustrate how co-operation from the public can help forensic investigators

Rating: 7.2
1:00pm
Murder on CCTV
Vanished from Campus
Season 2 Episode 2/13

The case of University of Florida student Christian Aguilar, who vanished from his campus in September 2012. Police were stumped until CCTV footage took the case in a shocking new direction, helping lead them to the 18-year-old's body

Rating: 8.7
2:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Beneath the Surface
Season 1 Episode 2/10

The case of Patty Wlasiuk, who died after her truck plunged into a lake in 2002. Her husband Peter insisted it was a suicide attempt, but a jury ruled he had killed her

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Murder Comes to Town
Who Killed the Music?
Season 3 Episode 6/10

The shotgun murders of John and Carolyn Tarwacki. When John Tarwacki Sr discovered the bodies of his son and daughter-in-law in February 2010, the only story told at the scene was found in the snow. Boot prints revealed the path the killer had taken, but the search for a motive led police in a startling direction

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
The Perfect Murder
Death of a Salesman
Season 2 Episode 4/10

The case of a business owner fatally shot outside his office. Police discovered he was deep in debt and contemplated the possibility he had arranged a hit to provide for his family with the life insurance

Rating: 6.6
5:00pm
Nightmare Next Door
The Coldest Case
Season 5 Episode 1/10

The 2002 murder of Christopher Green in the US city of Michigan. Detectives followed the few clues they had, until making an arrest a decade later

Rating: 6
6:00pm
Murder on CCTV
One Chance, One Look
Season 2 Episode 11/13

The case of millionaire entrepreneur Rick Chance, who was brutally gunned down in a hotel room. To catch the killer, detectives turned to surveillance video for help

Rating: 8.7
7:00pm
Truth Is Stranger Than Florida
Murder in the Groves
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The case of millionaire citrus farmer Charles Von Maxcy, who built an idyllic life with his wife Irene on a ranch in the small town of Sebring. Things turned sour when an adulterous affair between his wife and John Sweet let to the pair hiring hitman William Kelley to stab the wealthy grower to death in March 1966. However, several years passed until a conviction was made

8:00pm
Evil Online
Sender: Unknown
Season 2 Episode 11/13

The case of Justin Bloxom, a 12-year-old addicted to MySpace and attached to his cell phone. He vanished after sneaking out to meet a new friend

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Britain's Deadly Women
Britain's Deadly Women: Puppetmasters
Season 2 Episode 1/4

The motives and modus operandi of female murderers, focusing on those who take control of their prey

Rating: 10
10:00pm
Deadly Women
Hot Tempers, Cold Hearts
Season 11 Episode 9/13

The fatal shooting of 25-year-old Rachel Drafta in June 2015 by Theresa Petto, who was apparently upset Drafta was dating her former boyfriend

Rating: 7
11:00pm
Blood Relatives
Bloody Valentine
Season 6 Episode 1/10

The grisly Valentine's Day surprise that awaited police when a bullet-riddled body was found in a family home. Detectives followed a trail of secrets and betrayal to find the facts
(New Series)

Rating: 6.6
12:00am
True Nightmares
Home Sweet Hell
Season 2 Episode 5/6

A simple dispute between neighbours that escalated into a serious conflict that required police intervention. Plus, how a man's uneventful life was turned upside down when his wife went missing, and the tennis star who appeared to be an unbeatable foe to all of her competitors

1:00am
Deadly Women
Hot Tempers, Cold Hearts
Season 11 Episode 9/13

The fatal shooting of 25-year-old Rachel Drafta in June 2015 by Theresa Petto, who was apparently upset Drafta was dating her former boyfriend

Rating: 7
2:00am
Blood Relatives
Bloody Valentine
Season 6 Episode 1/10

The grisly Valentine's Day surprise that awaited police when a bullet-riddled body was found in a family home. Detectives followed a trail of secrets and betrayal to find the facts

Rating: 6.6
3:00am
Murder Among Friends
Dear Friend, Dead Friend
Season 1 Episode 4/10

A case in which a fun-loving 25-year-old man was gunned down on the railroad tracks in Pennsylvania. The victim's best friends ended up under the spotlight

Rating: 3.5
4:00am
Forensic Detectives
Blood Money
Season 5 Episode 10/13

Three cases in which investigators had to apply their extensive expertise to apprehend murderers who had killed for money

Rating: 7.2
5:00am
Judge Jeanine Pirro
Season 1 Episode 65/125

Courtroom programme featuring prominent US legal commentator and former District Attorney and County Judge Jeanine Pirro as the presiding jurist

Rating: 1

Fri 15 Dec

6:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Rescue Me
Season 14 Episode 3/17

Kristie Franks has a difficult job trying to catch 20 cats in an over-run house, while Debbie Michielson rescues a horse with an injured leg
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
6:50am
Animal Cops Houston
Lost but Not Forgotten
Season 14 Episode 4/17

Charles Jantzen leads the biggest horse rescue of the year, while investigator Trischa Price comes to the aid of a dog left at home alone
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
7:40am
Disappeared
Midnight Walk
Season 4 Episode 8/27

The case of Lily Aramburo, who vanished in June 2007, abandoning her nine-month-old son Palden and leaving her purse and phone at home. She was last seen leaving her fiance's condo wearing only a nightgown and carrying two bungee cords

Rating: 7
8:30am
Corrupt Crimes
The Handsome Killer
Season 1 Episode 24/104

The Preppie Killer, who made international headlines and exposed the excessive living of New York's upper crust kids. Plus, the case of Melissa King who over the course of seven years, stole over $40million from the Sandbags Union benefits fund

Rating: 7.1
8:55am
Corrupt Crimes
Celebrity-Obsessed Crooks
Season 1 Episode 25/104

The group of celebrity-obsessed teens who broke into the homes of Hollywood stars stealing millions of dollars. Plus, the preacher's son who conned churchgoers

Rating: 7.1
9:20am
Reasonable Doubt
Southern Justice
Season 1 Episode 4/10

The case of rapper Mac Phipps. After a young fan was shot and killed at one of his concerts in a Louisiana club, Mac was arrested and convicted for the crime

Rating: 8.7
10:10am
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
Haunting Memory
Season 1 Episode 8/13

How a letter delivered by mail two decades on from a sexual assault upon a woman at a party, provided the possibility that justice could be served on the offender

Rating: 9.2
11:00am
Faking It: Tears of a Crime
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. The disappearance of a young mother. Feeling under pressure, her husband invited a TV crew to clear his name, while experts analysed his statements for tell-tale signs of deception

Rating: 8.2
12:00pm
Forensic Detectives
Raw Greed
Season 9 Episode 9/18

The investigation into the murders of two men found beaten to death in a bar. An anonymous letter to a TV station provides a vital lead for detectives involved in the case

Rating: 7.2
1:00pm
Murder on CCTV
The Vanishing Nurse
Season 2 Episode 3/13

The case of nursing student Michelle Le, whose body was found in a remote Californian canyon four months after she disappeared in May 2011. Giselle Esteban was later found guilty of murdering the 26-year-old after she became jealous of her relationship Le had with the father of her child

Rating: 8.7
2:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Flesh and Blood
Season 1 Episode 3/10

A case in which a California couple's son was convicted of their brutal murder. However, one of the victim's sisters was convinced her nephew was wrongfully convicted, so turned to investigators Chris Anderson and Melissa Lewkowicz for help

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Murder Comes to Town
Last Walk to Bad Greek
Season 3 Episode 10/10

A case from 2008, when the discovery of the bullet-riddled bodies of 11-year-old Skyla Whitaker and 13-year-old Taylor Placker sent the Oklahoma community of Weleetka into a state of panic

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
The Perfect Murder
Deadly Divorce
Season 2 Episode 5/10

A Milwaukee mother's murder in 1981. Her sons described a masked man with a ponytail fleeing the home and officers considered whether it could have been her bitter cop ex-husband

Rating: 6.6
5:00pm
Nightmare Next Door
Daylight Abduction
Season 5 Episode 4/10

A case from Orlando in which a woman vanished in broad daylight, before her naked body was found dumped in woods a few days later

Rating: 6
6:00pm
Murder on CCTV
Mr Reed Will See You
Season 2 Episode 12/13

The case of Keith Reed, who was gunned down on his doorstep. A possible crime of passion was placed in doubt after a surprise discovery, with CCTV footage being called upon to unravel the mystery

Rating: 8.7
7:00pm
Truth Is Stranger Than Florida
Missing in Miami
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The disappearance of a British millionaire in Miami. Investigators were taken on a bizarre journey into an international network of disguise, deceit and fraud

8:00pm
Evil Online
Only Way Out
Season 2 Episode 12/13

Teenagers Robert and Grace meet online and fall in love. When her father nixes an attempt to meet in the real world, the pair hatch a dark plot online

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Evil Lives Here
My Secret Nightmare
The story of Tiffany Shore, who grew up knowing her father was evil but kept his secrets. She was later devastated to learn that he has committed acts far more heinous than she could ever have imagined

Rating: 7.2
10:00pm
Home Alone
Behind the Shower Curtain
Season 1 Episode 5/6

A case in which a family was held hostage by an armed man, a former boyfriend of one of the clan's members who did not take kindly to being dumped

Rating: 7.9
11:00pm
Your Worst Nightmare
Every Step You Take
Season 4 Episode 1/10

New series. The kidnap and murder of vivacious college student Jodi Sanderholm in January 2007. Thirty-four-year-old Justin Thurber was later found guilty of the crime
(New Series)

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Grave Secrets
In the Shadow of the Steeple
Season 2 Episode 2/10

The case of Tracey Bagwell, who in 2001 was found stabbed to death in her car in a church car park. Police soon discovered that Tracey knew a secret worth killing for

Rating: 2.9
1:00am
Home Alone
Behind the Shower Curtain
Season 1 Episode 5/6

A case in which a family was held hostage by an armed man, a former boyfriend of one of the clan's members who did not take kindly to being dumped

Rating: 7.9
2:00am
Your Worst Nightmare
Every Step You Take
Season 4 Episode 1/10

New series. The kidnap and murder of vivacious college student Jodi Sanderholm in January 2007. Thirty-four-year-old Justin Thurber was later found guilty of the crime

Rating: 8.3
3:00am
Love Kills
We Were Like Fire
Season 1 Episode 1/6

The case of Judy and Duane, who longing for excitement, took their secret affair on the road. However, the relationship spiraled out of control, leading to murder

4:00am
Forensic Detectives
Murder by Numbers
Season 5 Episode 11/13

Three cases in which investigators employed forensic science in tracking, apprehending and convicting serial killers

Rating: 7.2
5:00am
Judge Jeanine Pirro
Season 1 Episode 66/125

Courtroom programme featuring prominent US legal commentator and former District Attorney and County Judge Jeanine Pirro as the presiding jurist

Rating: 1

Sat 16 Dec

6:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Kennel Seizure
Season 14 Episode 5/17

Charles Jantzen leads an investigation into a kennel suspected of housing more than 50 ill-treated dogs
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
7:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Appaloosa Mare
Season 14 Episode 6/17

Charles Jantzen seizes some emaciated horses that were forced to eat dirt to survive. Two of the mares have foals and are struggling to produce milk to feed them
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
8:00am
Forensic Detectives
Lasting Impressions
Season 4 Episode 5/15

An insight into how the smallest pieces of evidence left at a crime scene, such as a fingerprint or a shoe, can be critical in solving a case

Rating: 7.2
9:00am
Forensic Detectives
Deadly Dealings
Season 4 Episode 7/15

How science is helping police establish links between contract killers and their employers

Rating: 7.2
10:00am
Faking It: Tears of a Crime
Tracie Andrews & Mike Gifford-Hull
Season 2 Episode 2/7

The case of Tracie Andrews, whose 1996 road rage attack killed her lover Lee Harvey. Plus, Hampshire businessman Mike Gifford-Hull's TV plea for his missing wife Farsi that hid the true facts of her disappearance

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Who Killed Jane Doe?
Girl Gone West
Season 1 Episode 5/6

A case in which a young woman's scorched body was found in the Arizona desert. The investigation into her death would take decades to reveal her name and her killer

Rating: 9
12:00pm
Evil Online
High On Love
Season 4 Episode 2/10

The case of high school student Brandon Wentzell, who fell for Clarissa Chistiakov online. However, Chistiakov was a fake identity and its creator Jessica Boudreau led Wentzell on, inadvertently towards abusing alcohol and painkillers to his untimely death

Rating: 8.3
1:00pm
Evil Online
Final Sale
Season 4 Episode 5/10

The case of real-estate agent Beverly Carter, who failed to return after arranging to meet a prospective buyer at a remote Arkansas house in September 2014. After her body was discovered in a shallow grave, Arron Lewis was accused of kidnapping and killing the 50-year-old as a part of a ransom plot

Rating: 8.3
2:00pm
Evil Online
Playing Doctor
Season 4 Episode 7/10

The case of Jeffrey Marsalis, who had both charm and good looks but was a sexual predator and would take women on dates and drug them. Two of his victims, JoAnn Buttaro and Jessika Rovell, recall their experiences

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
Evil Online
Searching for Mr Wrong
Season 4 Episode 8/10

The case of 30-year-old US Airways employee Nikki McPhatter, who was shot dead by Theodore Manning in May 2009 while visiting his home to end their relationship

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
Evil Online
Love Goes South
Season 4 Episode 9/10

Musician Ray Merrill, who thought he had found his dream woman in Brazil through a dating website. However, as the exotic romance heats up, money started to go missing

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
Evil Online
High On Love
Season 4 Episode 2/10

The case of high school student Brandon Wentzell, who fell for Clarissa Chistiakov online. However, Chistiakov was a fake identity and its creator Jessica Boudreau led Wentzell on, inadvertently towards abusing alcohol and painkillers to his untimely death

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
Evil Online
Final Sale
Season 4 Episode 5/10

The case of real-estate agent Beverly Carter, who failed to return after arranging to meet a prospective buyer at a remote Arkansas house in September 2014. After her body was discovered in a shallow grave, Arron Lewis was accused of kidnapping and killing the 50-year-old as a part of a ransom plot

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
Evil Online
Playing Doctor
Season 4 Episode 7/10

The case of Jeffrey Marsalis, who had both charm and good looks but was a sexual predator and would take women on dates and drug them. Two of his victims, JoAnn Buttaro and Jessika Rovell, recall their experiences

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
FBI Case Files
Murder by Mail
Season 1 Episode 7/13

Agents suspect hate groups are at work when a federal judge and civic attorney are killed as they open their post - but the truth proves unexpected

Rating: 7.9
9:00pm
Crimes of the Century
Lennon Murder: Crimes of the Century
The events of December 8 1980, when John Lennon was shot dead by Mark Chapman on a Manhattan street. Featuring archived and rare footage, plus exclusive interviews

10:00pm
The Murder Castle
Down the Cellar
Season 1 Episode 2/3

American con artist, bigamist and serial killer Dr HH Holmes. Many of his numerous victims were said to have been killed in a mixed-use building, known as the Murder Castle

11:00pm
A Crime to Remember
Damsel on Death Row
Season 3 Episode 7/8

The case of Eric Madison, whose bullet-riddled body was found at the back of the Warner Brothers studio lot in March 1934. His wife Nellie was later charged with the crime. In an age where propriety is paramount, it remained to be seen whether the punishment would fit the crime

Rating: 8.7
12:00am
A Crime to Remember
Killer Prophet
Season 4 Episode 7/8

A case from 1970 in which an entire family was discovered shot and drowned in their own swimming pool in Santa Cruz, California. Investigators had to traipse through psychedelic hippie communes to solve what seemed to be a Charles Manson-type murder

Rating: 8.7
1:00am
Evil Stepmothers
Hitmom
Season 1 Episode 1/6

The case of Sueanne Hobson, whose relationship with her 13-year-old stepson deteriorated so badly that she decided persuaded her own son and one of his friends to kill him. She went on to serve a 30-year prison term for aiding and abetting in the 1980 murder. She always denied involvement and moved back in with the victim's father on her release in 2011

Rating: 9.5
2:00am
Home Alone
Behind the Shower Curtain
Season 1 Episode 5/6

A case in which a family was held hostage by an armed man, a former boyfriend of one of the clan's members who did not take kindly to being dumped

Rating: 7.9
3:00am
Grave Secrets
In the Shadow of the Steeple
Season 2 Episode 2/10

The case of Tracey Bagwell, who in 2001 was found stabbed to death in her car in a church car park. Police soon discovered that Tracey knew a secret worth killing for

Rating: 2.9
4:00am
Forensic Detectives
A Federal Offence
Season 5 Episode 12/13

The work of investigators and scientists at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms who are dedicated to preventing terrorism and reducing violent crime

Rating: 7.2
5:00am
Judge Jeanine Pirro
Season 1 Episode 67/125

Courtroom programme featuring prominent US legal commentator and former District Attorney and County Judge Jeanine Pirro as the presiding jurist

Rating: 1

Sun 17 Dec

6:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Super Trooper
Season 14 Episode 7/17

An emaciated horse gives birth prematurely, and the foal is so weak Dr Thurston takes it home to bottle feed

Rating: 8
7:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Backyard Breeder
Season 14 Episode 8/17

The animal protection officers have cause to investigate a breeder

Rating: 8
8:00am
Forensic Detectives
Women Who Kill
Season 4 Episode 6/15

The disturbing methods of female killers, who often take a less violent approach to murder than their male counterparts but can prove just as ruthless

Rating: 7.2
9:00am
Forensic Detectives
A Taste of Poison
Season 4 Episode 9/15

How killers who poison their victims rely on their targets' trust to commit their crimes, and why they sometimes murder more than once

Rating: 7.2
10:00am
Faking It: Tears of a Crime
Shafilea Ahmed & Gordon Wardell
Season 2 Episode 3/7

The murder of building society manager Carol Wardell in September 1994, by her husband Gordon. Plus, the `honour killing' of 17-year-old Shafilea Ahmed in September 2003, suffocated by her parents Iftikhar and Farzana

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Who Killed Jane Doe?
Her Whispering Bones
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The case of Pamela Knight, who in 2005 vanished on her youngest son's birthday. Seven years later, two men found her remains buried under an abandoned shed. It transpired her husband, Paul Anthony Knight, had killed her and hidden her body before disappearing himself

Rating: 9
12:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
A Dying Declaration
Season 1 Episode 10/10

A case in which a preacher was ambushed and murdered. His former lover was arrested and convicted of the crime, but the victim's dying words might have provided the key to exonerating the man he once loved

Rating: 8.7
1:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Guilt by Association
Season 1 Episode 8/10

A case in which a youth was suspected of murder. A man died in mysterious circumstances after 15-year-old David Johnson went to a New Year's party with his brother

Rating: 8.7
2:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Long-Distance Murder
Season 1 Episode 6/10

Retired homicide detective Chris Anderson and Los Angeles-based criminal defence attorney Melissa Lewkowicz revisit the case of lady's man, hustler and cult leader Freddie Freeman, suspected of the cold-blooded murder of a Michigan mayor

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Failure to Remember
Season 1 Episode 5/10

The case of Penny Brummer, who was accused of murdering her ex-girlfriend's best friend. She had been so drunk at the time, it proved difficult to establish her innocence

Rating: 8.7
4:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Southern Justice
Season 1 Episode 4/10

The case of rapper Mac Phipps. After a young fan was shot and killed at one of his concerts in a Louisiana club, Mac was arrested and convicted for the crime

Rating: 8.7
5:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Flesh and Blood
Season 1 Episode 3/10

A case in which a California couple's son was convicted of their brutal murder. However, one of the victim's sisters was convinced her nephew was wrongfully convicted, so turned to investigators Chris Anderson and Melissa Lewkowicz for help

Rating: 8.7
6:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Beneath the Surface
Season 1 Episode 2/10

The case of Patty Wlasiuk, who died after her truck plunged into a lake in 2002. Her husband Peter insisted it was a suicide attempt, but a jury ruled he had killed her

Rating: 8.7
7:00pm
Reasonable Doubt
Rivals in Love
Season 1 Episode 1/10

The case of Erick Westervelt, who in 2004 fell in love, had his heart broken, and was charged with murder. Retired homicide detective Chris Anderson and defence attorney Melissa Lewkowicz investigate the evidence

Rating: 8.7
8:00pm
Martin Kemp's Detective
Murder, Cajun Style
Season 1 Episode 2/

The February 2009 murder of defence lawyer Chiquita Tate, who was stabbed 43 times inside her secure office in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Eventually the finger of suspicion was pointed towards her husband

9:00pm
Ian Brady: The Moors Murderer
As 2016 marked a half a century since the Moors murderer was sentenced to life imprisonment, this documentary examines the late Ian Brady's 50 years in jail. Among the contributors are prison officers, detectives, relatives of victims, pen pals and inmates who served time with him. They reveal how Brady showed a psychopathic lack of connection with his crimes

10:00pm
Britain's Deadly Women
Britain's Deadly Women: Puppetmasters
Season 2 Episode 1/4

The motives and modus operandi of female murderers, focusing on those who take control of their prey

Rating: 10
11:00pm
Murder Behind Mansion Walls
Daddy Dearest
Season 1 Episode 7/8


Rating: 6.5
12:00am
Home Alone
Behind the Shower Curtain
Season 1 Episode 5/6

A case in which a family was held hostage by an armed man, a former boyfriend of one of the clan's members who did not take kindly to being dumped

Rating: 7.9
1:00am
Evil Lives Here
The Horror I Don't Remember
Season 2 Episode 7/10

The case of Brian Britton, who murdered his parents and young brother, and left his then 18-year-old sister Sherry critically wounded after shooting her three times in March 1989

Rating: 7.2
2:00am
A Crime to Remember
Killer Prophet
Season 4 Episode 7/8

A case from 1970 in which an entire family was discovered shot and drowned in their own swimming pool in Santa Cruz, California. Investigators had to traipse through psychedelic hippie communes to solve what seemed to be a Charles Manson-type murder

Rating: 8.7
3:00am
A Crime to Remember
Damsel on Death Row
Season 3 Episode 7/8

The case of Eric Madison, whose bullet-riddled body was found at the back of the Warner Brothers studio lot in March 1934. His wife Nellie was later charged with the crime. In an age where propriety is paramount, it remained to be seen whether the punishment would fit the crime

Rating: 8.7
4:00am
Forensic Detectives
Flames of Justice
Season 5 Episode 13/13

Gathering evidence from ashes and rubble to help forensics teams apprehend the perpetrators in cases of arson

Rating: 7.2
5:00am
Judge Jeanine Pirro
Season 1 Episode 68/125

Courtroom programme featuring prominent US legal commentator and former District Attorney and County Judge Jeanine Pirro as the presiding jurist

Rating: 1

Mon 18 Dec

6:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Hurricane Ike
Season 14 Episode 9/17

Houston SPCA's Chief Investigator Charles Jantzen joins his team on an emergency mission in Galveston to try to save hundreds of trapped pets from Hurricane Ike
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
6:50am
Animal Cops Houston
Missing Puppies
Season 14 Episode 11/17

Chief investigator Charles Jantzen and Debbie Michielson rescue dogs on the brink of turning feral from their dead owner's property
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
7:40am
Disappeared
Crime and Punishment
Season 4 Episode 13/27

The case of Felipe Santos, who vanished in 2003 after police in Naples, Florida, caught him driving illegally. The investigation became more complicated a year later when Terrance Williams vanished from the same area in identical circumstances

Rating: 7
8:30am
Corrupt Crimes
The Negligent Director
Season 1 Episode 26/104

Film director Randall Miller's risky shot on a live railroad track that ended in disaster. Plus, the high-ranking US military officer who was convicted of spying

Rating: 7.1
8:55am
Corrupt Crimes
The Hit King
Season 1 Episode 27/104

The case of baseball's all-time hits leader Pete Rose, who was banned from the sport. Plus, the governor of Illinois who found himself living behind bars

Rating: 7.1
9:20am
Reasonable Doubt
Failure to Remember
Season 1 Episode 5/10

The case of Penny Brummer, who was accused of murdering her ex-girlfriend's best friend. She had been so drunk at the time, it proved difficult to establish her innocence

Rating: 8.7
10:10am
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
Family Secrets
Season 1 Episode 9/13

The examination of a case in which a mother-of-two was bludgeoned to death in her garage. Police officers and the local community were shocked when the investigation led close to home

Rating: 9.2
11:00am
Faking It: Tears of a Crime
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Recalling the events of 2008 when nine-year-old Shannon Matthews was reported missing from her home in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire. Her mother Karen made numerous emotional television appeals, but experts analysed the evidence to pinpoint tell-tale signs of a cover-up by the parent, who eventually confessed that she had known the child's whereabouts all along

Rating: 8.2
12:00pm
Forensic Detectives
Murderous Attraction
Season 9 Episode 10/18

A woman is admitted to hospital following a serious seizure, and an investigation is launched when her husband confesses to poisoning her

Rating: 7.2
1:00pm
Murder on CCTV
Good Samaritan
Season 2 Episode 4/13

The case of student Kenia Monge, who disappeared without a trace. The search hit dead ends until detectives uncovered chilling surveillance footage, revealing what had befallen her

Rating: 8.7
2:00pm
Gone
Troubled Waters
Season 1 Episode 2/6

The disappearance of teenagers Cheryl Miller and Pam Jackson, on their first day of summer break in the small town of Vermillion, South Dakota. Although rumours spread for years, their families never gave up hope. Eventually however, the mystery was solved

Rating: 6.9
3:00pm
Murder Comes to Town
Looking for Souls to Steal
Season 3 Episode 8/10

A case in which two college students were gunned down while parked in a quiet lovers' lane. Residents of the tiny community of Juliette, Georgia, were beside themselves with panic

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
The Perfect Murder
Vanishing Act
Season 2 Episode 3/10

The most perplexing murder cases to land on detectives' desks, featuring the methodology used to reveal the identities of the most ingenious killers. This instalment focuses on the disappearance of an oil executive from the front of his New Jersey home. Police feared a medical emergency until a ransom note arrived from an eco-terrorist organisation

Rating: 6.6
5:00pm
Nightmare Next Door
Hair of the Dog
Season 5 Episode 5/10

The 1992 murder of Debbie Fagan, who was shot while inside her car, in Monrovia, Maryland. The mother-of-two's estranged husband was later found guilty of the crime

Rating: 6
6:00pm
Murder on CCTV
Someone to Watch Over Her
Season 2 Episode 13/13

A case in which a mother failed to return home from work on a winter's night. As dawn broke, her murdered body was found in a nearby churchyard, and CCTV was called upon to solve the mystery of her death

Rating: 8.7
7:00pm
Who Killed Jane Doe?
The Girl in the Gulf
Season 1 Episode 1/6

A case in which an unidentified woman's body was found in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Detectives tried to unravel the mystery in an investigation that took decades to solve

Rating: 9
8:00pm
Evil Online
Blast from the Past
Season 3 Episode 1/13

A case in which a woman's life seemed to be on the up after emerging from a chaotic marriage. However, when Michele went missing after accepting a date arranged via Facebook, investigators soon uncovered some alarming details

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
The Krays: The Prison Years
Looking at the story of how London's infamous Kray twins prospered behind bars, after being incarcerated at the height of their power on the morning of May 9, 1968

Rating: 8.5
10:00pm
Waco: The Survivors' Story
An insight into the 51-day siege in Waco, Texas, in 1993 which culminated in the FBI trying to secure the release of more than a hundred people from inside a compound controlled by religious cult leader David Koresh

11:00pm
Grave Secrets
In the Shadow of the Steeple
Season 2 Episode 2/10

The case of Tracey Bagwell, who in 2001 was found stabbed to death in her car in a church car park. Police soon discovered that Tracey knew a secret worth killing for

Rating: 2.9
12:00am
Murder Comes to Town
Prints of Darkness
Season 3 Episode 9/10

Documentary recalling how in December 2001, Michael Augustson arrived home to a scene of unspeakable horror following the fatal stabbing of his wife Melisa. The pair had only recently moved to Alma, Georgia, where they had soon been accepted by the small-town community

Rating: 6.3
1:00am
Inside the FBI
Following staff at the FBI's San Diego office as they build a case against one of Southern Californian's deadliest gangs

3:00am
Six Degrees of Murder
Dear Dad
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The murder of New England handyman Jack Reid in June 2005. Two men eventually confessed to helping kill Reid, claiming millionaire John Brooks paid them to ambush him in a barn, where they said Brooks helped beat the victim to death with a hammer

Rating: 9
4:00am
Forensic Detectives
False Witness
Season 6 Episode 1/13

The case of a man who staged his wife's suicide in a bid to cash in on her life insurance policy, but was caught out by modern forensic technology

Rating: 7.2
5:00am
Judge Jeanine Pirro
Season 1 Episode 69/125

Courtroom programme featuring prominent US legal commentator and former District Attorney and County Judge Jeanine Pirro as the presiding jurist

Rating: 1

Tue 19 Dec

6:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Grumpy Wilma
Season 14 Episode 10/17

Chief investigator Charles Jantzen faces the difficult task of seizing an ill-tempered pot-bellied pig
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
6:50am
Animal Cops Houston
Insulin Injection
Season 14 Episode 12/17

Trischa Price investigates a report of a sick horse, but is confused when she finds discarded hypodermic needles nearby
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
7:40am
Disappeared
Last Call
Season 4 Episode 16/27

The case of Allison Foy, who went missing in July 2006 after drinks with friends at a bar in North Carolina. Investigators contemplated whether the 34-year-old was trying to escape her stormy marriage or abducted by a predator. The mystery of her disappearance ended two years later when her remains were found in woodland close by the body of another murder victim, but no one was detained in connection with her death

Rating: 7
8:30am
Corrupt Crimes
Murder at the Boston Marathon
Season 1 Episode 29/104

Recalling the carnage at the 2013 Boston Marathon, when an explosion near the finish line resulted in the deaths of three people, while a further 200 were injured. Investigations revealed the cause to be two pressure cooker bombs, placed by brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev

Rating: 7.1
8:55am
Corrupt Crimes
The Unscrupulous Judges
Season 1 Episode 30/104

The Pennsylvania judges who threw thousands of children into juvenile detention centres in exchange for millions of dollars. Plus, Olympian track and field athlete Marion Jones who won three gold and two bronze medals at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, but was later stripped of the titles after admitting to steroid use

Rating: 7.1
9:20am
Reasonable Doubt
Long-Distance Murder
Season 1 Episode 6/10

Retired homicide detective Chris Anderson and Los Angeles-based criminal defence attorney Melissa Lewkowicz revisit the case of lady's man, hustler and cult leader Freddie Freeman, suspected of the cold-blooded murder of a Michigan mayor

Rating: 8.7
10:10am
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
The Great Pretender
Season 1 Episode 11/13

The case of Wyndi Cooper, who learned her husband was an accomplished conman with other wives. Plus, the death of a woman apparently in the perfect relationship

Rating: 9.2
11:00am
Faking It: Tears of a Crime
Ian Huntley
Season 2 Episode 1/7

The murder of Cambridgeshire 10-year-olds Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman in 2002. Experts study media interviews of their killer, Ian Huntley, to expose his lies

Rating: 8.2
12:00pm
Forensic Detectives
Broken Trust
Season 9 Episode 11/18

An account of the homebuyer whose survey uncovered a mummified corpse. Plus, events following a sudden rise in the death rate at a hospital, when suspicion fell on its staff

Rating: 7.2
1:00pm
Murder on CCTV
Watching Dru
Season 2 Episode 5/13

The case of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin, who vanished in November 2003. CCTV footage showed Dru's last movements revealing the chilling reason for her disappearance

Rating: 8.7
2:00pm
Gone
Devil Among Us
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The case of Linda McClelland, who disappeared leaving her daughter and grandchildren heartbroken. An agonising search uncovered the truth painfully close to home

Rating: 6.9
3:00pm
Murder Comes to Town
Roses Are Red, Murder Is Too
Season 4 Episode 1/10

The death of a town council member. Local residents were appalled - especially when the evidence began to suggest a professional `hit' had taken place

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
The Perfect Murder
The Body in the Swamp
Season 3 Episode 1/13

The case of Miami businessman Henry Diaz, who went missing the night before a family holiday. It transpired his business success had earned him many enemies - even among his own relatives

Rating: 6.6
5:00pm
Nightmare Next Door
Hilltop Horror
Season 5 Episode 6/10

The murder of Monica Schmeyer, who was found shot in her living room. Panic spread through the peaceful town of Hanover, Pennsylvania, as police sought her killer

Rating: 6
6:00pm
Murder on CCTV
We See You, Kelsey
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The hunt for 18-year-old Kelsey Smith, who disappeared from a Kansas Mall in June 2007. The only clue detectives had was the haunting final images of her on surveillance video. The case turned into a murder investigation when Kelsey's body was recovered from a lake in Missouri a month later

Rating: 8.7
7:00pm
Who Killed Jane Doe?
The Lady in the Woods
Season 1 Episode 3/6

As a jogger discovered a woman's body off a remote road in Pennsylvania, a family's worries grew after a godmother had failed to appear at a baptism. A frantic search began that led investigators up and down the east coast of America

Rating: 9
8:00pm
Evil Online
The Sick Boy
Season 3 Episode 2/13

The case of Lacey, a young mother, who turned to the internet for help when her young son became unwell. When the boy's condition worsened, the police suspected foul play

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Most Evil
Rage Killers
Season 4 Episode 1/9

A look at the triggers that can set off a rage killer, paying reference to the cases of Gerald Stano who confessed to murdering 33 women during the 1970s, and Benjamin Atkins who raped and strangled 11 prostitutes

Rating: 7.5
10:00pm
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
Eyes Like Daddy
Season 5 Episode 10/10

How members of a small town were left on edge when a young mother was murdered inside her home. An early arrest and later, a surprising confession, pointed to a dark conspiracy and led investigators to someone many people thought they knew

Rating: 9.2
11:00pm
Over My Dead Body
Eye for an Eye
Season 1 Episode 3/12

A case in which a woman fought back against an armed intruder and caused him to fire the gun on himself

11:30pm
Over My Dead Body
Midnight Intruder
Season 1 Episode 10/12


12:00am
True Nightmares
My Beloved Smother
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The case of a boy who died from unknown causes in hospital after being taken ill one Halloween while trick-or-treating. Plus, a woman who disappeared shortly after her wedding

1:00am
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
Eyes Like Daddy
Season 5 Episode 10/10

How members of a small town were left on edge when a young mother was murdered inside her home. An early arrest and later, a surprising confession, pointed to a dark conspiracy and led investigators to someone many people thought they knew

Rating: 9.2
2:00am
Over My Dead Body
Eye for an Eye
Season 1 Episode 3/12

A case in which a woman fought back against an armed intruder and caused him to fire the gun on himself

2:30am
Over My Dead Body
Midnight Intruder
Season 1 Episode 10/12


3:00am
Six Degrees of Murder
Sensing Secrets
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The case of 26-year-old mother-of-three Christine Sheddy, who was killed in November 2007 near Pocomoke City, Maryland, and had been considered a missing person for more than two years before a tip-off led police to her remains

Rating: 9
4:00am
Forensic Detectives
Trails of Evidence
Season 6 Episode 2/13

An insight into how a murder can be solved by simple scraps of evidence such as dirt on shoes or a small piece of plastic

Rating: 7.2
5:00am
Judge Jeanine Pirro
Season 1 Episode 71/125

Courtroom programme featuring prominent US legal commentator and former District Attorney and County Judge Jeanine Pirro as the presiding jurist

Rating: 1

Wed 20 Dec

6:00am
Animal Cops Houston
Fred the Chimpanzee
Season 14 Episode 13/17

Investigators rescue a 25-year-old chimpanzee living alone in a cage at his owner's house
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
6:50am
Animal Cops Houston
Liberty County Battle
Season 14 Episode 14/17

Investigator Jennifer Francis seizes four emaciated horses and a calf following a heated exchange with their owner
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8
7:40am
Disappeared
Missing Valentine
Season 4 Episode 1/27

The case of 42-year-old Patricia Viola, who vanished from her New Jersey home in February 2001, shortly after a routine telephone conversation with her mother. A bone fragment was found locally just over a year later, but it would be a another decade until DNA advancements allowed its identity to be positively confirmed after comparisons were made with samples provided by Viola's two children

Rating: 7
8:30am
Corrupt Crimes
The Badboy Rockstar
Season 1 Episode 31/104

The case of AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd, who was charged with drug possession and threatening to kill. Plus, a Philippine president who laundered billions of dollars of stolen public funds

Rating: 7.1
8:55am
Corrupt Crimes
Terror Attack at 30,000 Feet
Season 1 Episode 32/104

Recollecting the 1988 terrorist attack of Pan Am Flight 103 over Scotland. The explosion at 30,000ft killed all 243 passengers, 16 crew and a further 11 people on the ground. Plus, the mayor of a London borough who was plagued by scandal during his time in office

Rating: 7.1
9:20am
Reasonable Doubt
Guilt by Association
Season 1 Episode 8/10

A case in which a youth was suspected of murder. A man died in mysterious circumstances after 15-year-old David Johnson went to a New Year's party with his brother

Rating: 8.7
10:10am
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
The Unlikeliest Suspect
Season 1 Episode 13/13

The shooting of John and Susan Sutton in their Florida home. Susan was killed in the 2004 attack, while John suffered permanent loss of sight. Six years later, their son Christopher went on trial charged with masterminding the incident

Rating: 9.2
11:00am
Faking It: Tears of a Crime
Tracie Andrews & Mike Gifford-Hull
Season 2 Episode 2/7

The case of Tracie Andrews, whose 1996 road rage attack killed her lover Lee Harvey. Plus, Hampshire businessman Mike Gifford-Hull's TV plea for his missing wife Farsi that hid the true facts of her disappearance

Rating: 8.2
12:00pm
Forensic Detectives
Price of Murder
Season 9 Episode 12/18

Police investigate the death of a man who was found in the driver's seat of his car by a security guard - and suspect he was killed by an illegal hunter

Rating: 7.2
1:00pm
Murder on CCTV
Watching Amy Lord
Season 2 Episode 6/13

The case of 24-year-old former cheerleader Amy Lord. CCTV footage from ATMs and outside her home captured the moment she was taken by her killer

Rating: 8.7
2:00pm
Gone
Paradise Lost
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The disappearance of Charlotte Moriarty and her infant son in Hawaii. No one realised that it would take decades for the mystery to be solved, when 35-year-old Steve Carter decided he wanted to know more about his past

Rating: 6.9
3:00pm
Murder Comes to Town
Who's Missing Now
Season 4 Episode 3/10

The case of 25-year-old waitress Zilpha Lowery who vanished in July 1993. Foul play was immediately suspected as rumours of Lowery's fate spread through her North Carolina town and tied her to another mysterious disappearance. Her body was found with its skull crushed several months later, but it would be another 13 years before a tip led detectives out of state to find their man

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
The Perfect Murder
The Honeymoon Killers
Season 3 Episode 6/13

A Belgian honeymoon that came to a tragic end with a freak car accident. The investigation pointed to violence, deceit, and an international manhunt

Rating: 6.6
5:00pm
Nightmare Next Door
Dear Katherine, It's Me the Killer
Season 6 Episode 2/10

The case of 18-year-old Katherine Foster. When she went missing in February 1980, terror stuck the heart of the University of South Alabama, with residents wondering whether there was a killer in their midst

Rating: 6
6:00pm
Murder on CCTV
View to a Rampage
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The case in which a couple, recently engaged, were found brutally murdered in a car. Footage from a surveillance camera gave the police their first break

Rating: 8.7
7:00pm
Who Killed Jane Doe?
Girl Gone West
Season 1 Episode 5/6

A case in which a young woman's scorched body was found in the Arizona desert. The investigation into her death would take decades to reveal her name and her killer

Rating: 9
8:00pm
Evil Online
The Honeytrap
Season 3 Episode 3/13

The 2011 death of Eddie Leal, a 23-year-old professional bantamweight boxer, who set out in the middle of the night to meet an attractive girl he met online, but was later found dead in his car. Edmundo Guzman Jr was convicted of using a images of a female model in a false Facebook account to lure men to their deaths, simply for the thrill of killing

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
The Perfect Murder
Fade to Black
Season 4 Episode 4/10

The death of film director Adrienne Shelly, who was found hanging by a bed sheet in her bathroom in November 2006. It looked like a suicide, but her husband's claims it was a murder were later validated when an Ecuadorian illegal immigrant admitted staging the scene to prevent her forcing his deportation for an earlier altercation

Rating: 6.6
10:00pm
Grave Secrets
The Woman in the Woods
Season 2 Episode 1/10

In 1987, seven mummified female bodies are found in the Molalla forest. Detectives struggled to find a lead until another case revealed similar characteristics

Rating: 2.9
11:00pm
Inside the FBI
Following staff at the FBI's San Diego office as they build a case against one of Southern Californian's deadliest gangs

1:00am
Grave Secrets
The Woman in the Woods
Season 2 Episode 1/10

In 1987, seven mummified female bodies are found in the Molalla forest. Detectives struggled to find a lead until another case revealed similar characteristics

Rating: 2.9
2:00am
Grave Secrets
Beyond the Grave
Season 1 Episode 1/10

The death of Sandra Duyst. The wife and mother appeared to have it all, but her battle with depression seemed to lead to suicide - until a message came from beyond the grave

Rating: 2.9
3:00am
Six Degrees of Murder
The Writing on the Wall
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The case of Karen Pannell, who had friends, family and a loving boyfriend. When she was found brutally murdered, the police found a clue written by Karen herself

Rating: 9
4:00am
Forensic Detectives
Missing
Season 6 Episode 3/13

The use of forensic technology in the search for some of America's 1.8 million missing persons, from runaways who find their way home to those who vanish for ever without trace

Rating: 7.2
5:00am
Judge Jeanine Pirro
Season 1 Episode 72/125

Courtroom programme featuring prominent US legal commentator and former District Attorney and County Judge Jeanine Pirro as the presiding jurist

Rating: 1