Stabler and Benson (Chris Meloni, Mariska Hargitay) investigate a taxi driver's murder, a case that involves a false identity and revenge.
The investigation of a woman's death involves three suspects: her psychiatrist (Dennis Boutsikaris), a TV anchor man (Michael Nouri) and the deceased's father (Paul Hecht).
Stabler and Benson (Chris Meloni, Mariska Hargitay) investigate the case of a beaten teen model who was dumped in front of a hospital.
Stabler and Benson investigate the murder of a young woman mistaken for a prostitute.
After a travel writer is found murdered, the investigation involves his landlady (Patricia Richardson), her teen daughter (Lynn Collins) and the mother's beau (John Dossett).
After a female college student's body is found, the suspects include two basketball players from different backgrounds.
The murder of an 8-year-old boy leads to a case involving the rights of a convicted child molester (Stephen Bogardus) who has served his sentence and has returned to society.
A killing leads to a case in which the murderer is someone who stalks his victims...and Benson (Mariska Hargitay) finds that she's a target.
The investigation of the killing of a Wall Street stock analyst involves illicit financial dealings and sado-masochism.
After being raped by an intruder, a waitress (Tracy Pollan) reports the crime...and has to deal with its aftermath.
The investigation of a gay man's murder, following a party in his apartment building, involves an ex-con and his brother.
The investigation of a multimillionaire's killing involves bisexual infidelities and a number of Russians.
The investigation of a judge's murder involves blackmail, sexual favors, and a convict's wife (Kathryn Meisle), who was a battered spouse.
Faced with the expiration of a statute of limitations, the staff tries to find a rapist involved in three assaults that occurred five years earlier.
The detectives of Special Victims Unit team with the 27th Precinct to investigate a salesman's murder, leading them to a politically influential family. When the case goes to court, McCoy finds the matriarch to be a formidable opponent.
After two teens are caught in connection to an assault and robbery of an elderly woman, it's apparent that the attack was committed by someone else.
The daughter-in-law of the leader of a religious group is found strangled in a New York hotel room. The suspects include a colleague and a thief.
A teen's claim that she was assaulted by a man who befriended her on the Internet leads to a case involving pedophilia.
A forensic psychologist (Audra McDonald) is called in to help apprehend a serial rapist who preys on women in the subway.
A TV newswoman's on-air discussion of her assault leads to a case involving two fatal bombings.
After a piano teacher (John Benjamin Hickey) is arrested for pedophilia, the detectives want a long-time student (Wilson Jermaine Heredia) to testify against him.
Detectives try to help a woman who claims that she was "trapped in a situation she cannot escape from."