The first series of Emmy-winning US drama series 'Law and Order', along with the first series of its spin-off shows 'Law and Order - Special Victims Unit', and 'Criminal Intent'. In 'Law and Order', the police investigate a crime in the first half of each episode, whilst the prosecutors play out the trial in the second half. 'Special Victims Unit' is set in New York and investigates the city's most shocking sex crimes with Detectives Stabler (Christopher Meloni) and Benson (Mariska Hargitay). 'Criminal Intent' stars Vincent D'Onofrio as Robert Goren of the NYPD's Major Case Squad, who gets inside the mind of the criminal, analysing the planning and execution of the crime with meticulous detail. 'Law and Order' episodes comprise: 'Prescription for Death', 'Subterranean Homeboy Blues', 'The Reaper's Helper', 'Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die', 'Happily Ever After', 'Everybody's Favorite Bagman', 'By Hooker, By Crook', 'Poison Ivy', 'Indifference', 'Prisoner of Love', 'Out of the Half-Light', 'Life Choice', 'A Death in the Family', 'The Violence of Summer', 'The Torrents of Greed: Parts 1 and 2', 'Mushrooms', 'The Secret Sharers', 'The Serpent's Tooth', 'The Troubles', 'Sonata for a Solo Organ' and 'The Blue Wall'. 'Law and Order - Special Victims Unit' episodes comprise: 'Payback', 'A Single Life', 'Or Just Look Like One', 'Hysteria', 'Wanderlust', 'Sophomore Jinx', 'Uncivilized', 'Stalked', 'Stocks and Bondage', 'Bad Blood', 'Russian Love Poem', 'Disrobed', 'Limitations', 'Entitled', 'The Third Guy', 'Misleader', 'Chat Room', 'Contact', 'Remorse', 'Nocturne' and 'Slaves'. 'Law and Order - Criminal Intent' episodes comprise: 'One', 'Art', 'Smothered', 'The Faithful', 'Jones', 'The Extra Man', 'Poison', 'The Pardoner's Tale', 'The Good Doctor', 'Enemy Within', 'The Third Horseman', 'Crazy', 'The Insider', 'Homo Homini Lupus', 'Semi-Professional', 'Phantom', 'Seizure', 'Yesterday', 'Maledictus', 'Badge', 'Faith' and 'Tuxedo Hill'.
A detective is murdered; a woman's former boyfriend is suspected of killing both her and the much older man she had been seeing; and an actress dies from an overdose.
A sleazy photographer is murdered; the leader of a controversial African-American rights movement is assassinated; and a priest-turned-lawyer defends a murderer.
A paedophile is murdered on live TV; a tramp is attacked by a vigilante; and a rock star is accused of rape.
Briscoe and Curtis investigate the abduction and murder of a teacher; a woman's body is found in a lift; and a student is found stabbed to death in his flat.
A pizza delivery man is murdered; a stolen credit card is linked to teenage lovers; and a Navy lieutenant stands trial for murder.
Briscoe and Curtis (Benjamin Bratt) discover an illegal adoption ring operating from Russia; three police officers are charged with a hate crime; and a teenager is used as bait in a drugs sting.
A man goes on a shooting spree in Central Park; a 10-year-old is suspected of murder; and a civil court judge is shot.
A disabled boy dies in an apartment fire; a woman is killed at a subway station; and Briscoe and Green investigate the murder of a violinist with the New York Symphony Orchestra.
A woman dies in an attack by a pit-bull terrier; a Vietnam veteran is murdered; and a wealthy widow is implicated in a hit-man's murder.
Briscoe and Green investigate the fatal shooting of two professors; a teacher is found dead; and a rock singer dies in suspicious circumstances.
Briscoe and Green hunt for a serial killer; a notorious bounty hunter is murdered; and a vial containing a sample of the Sars virus is stolen during a carjacking.
An Iraqi immigrant kills a woman who served in the second Gulf War; a woman is accused of murdering her husband's mistress; and a recently released convict is shot dead.
A girl is abducted during a carjacking; Green and Fontana (Dennis Farina) call on the Special Victims Unit to help them uncover the truth about the death of a man; and a 10-year-old murder investigation is reopened.
A police officer is killed during a botched robbery; a photo of a murdered woman appears on the internet; and a girl dies in a building explosion.
The detectives investigate two suicides that seem to be linked; a kidnapping that occurred during a blackout is investigated; and a security guard is injured when a package explodes at a scientific research lab.
Bernard (Anthony Anderson) and Lupo (Jeremy Sisto) investigate when a stockbroker dies on an operating table; a man with learning difficulties holds the key to a murder; and the murder of a 17-year-old boy is linked to a polygamous Mormon leader.