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

Premiere Date: Jan/19/1988

Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery

Most Recent Episodes

48 Hours season 30 episode 4

Season 30, Episode 4: Operation Murder

Moataz Azzeh, a decorated former U.S. army soldier who pretended to take on a hit job for two Houston area doctors in a murder-for-hire plot, speaks out about the shocking case for the first time ever....

Air Date: Oct 14, 2017

48 Hours season 30 episode 5

Season 30, Episode 5: Red Notice for Murder

Peter Van Sant and 48 HOURS investigate the search for a fugitive, the man who hunted her down and a daughter's desperate search for answers to her mother's disappearance....

Air Date: Oct 21, 2017


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