An escort service that lures clients online leaves some of its male clients raped and robbed. As Benson investigates the case, she finds that she knows one of her suspects. Meanwhile, Amaro has attracted IA's attention once more, and he reaches out to an old friend for advice.moreless
An undercover operation that targets a famous photographer, yields clues and assumptions, but no proof that the man's fantasies have become reality. And Murphy's new protocol that pushes for more perpetrators, regardless of any ethical or legal breaches, may be at fault.moreless
A TV producer is accused of molesting his daughter, but the cops suspect the accusations are a ploy when his estranged wife won't cooperate with them, yet she will speak with the media about the matter.moreless
Benson is investigated following William Lewis' death, and a prosecutor convenes a grand jury and calls for her arrest. While two lieutenants advise Benson to save her career at all costs, she wrestles with what's the right thing to do.moreless
William Lewis escapes from prison, and kidnaps a girl. In order to rescue her, Lewis requires the truth from Benson and a showdown.
A single mom gets arrested for child endangerment because she leaves her daughter home alone. However, Benson suspects the mother's actions are based on fear and not neglect, and Dr. Lindstrom uncovers the woman's own repressed memories of being abused.moreless
A journalist profiling the squad becomes involved in the investigation of a rape. Unfortunately, the story goes from serious to tabloid, and his hindrance of the detectives' work may cause a rapist to escape justice and endanger more women.moreless
Rollins' gambling losses puts her under obligation to the club managers. Their repayment means Rollins must commit a crime, but the act tangles her up in a more serious crime. Meanwhile, Benson and Tutuola must face that Rollins has may be guilty.moreless
A university hazing gone violently wrong puts Rollins on a case involving a friend from Georgia. Benson's investigation reveals a pattern of abuse, and targets the team's coach. Meanwhile, Rollins asks for help with her personal life.moreless
A performance at a local university puts a comedian in SVU's sights after two students are beaten by his fans. Although the comic cannot be arrested, the DA tells Benson she can try to link him to other crimes. When the unit finds one, though, competing versions hinder the case. Elsewhere, a detective from Chicago's Intelligence Unit asks for assistance on her case.moreless
A diabetic boy with behavioral problems has disappeared when his father returns from a trip. As his insulin pump runs out, the boy is seen with known pornographers who also have a history of child endangerment, making his recovery even more urgent. Elsewhere, Benson's career trajectory is hindered by a relapse.moreless
Amaro investigates the disappearance of a girl from a violent party. The team suspects her boyfriend, a scholarship student, is affiliated with a gang, and his arrest triggers another round of violence. Elsewhere, Benson is sworn in as the precinct's new sergeant.moreless
This time around the intelligence unit goes after a counterfeiting operation that could mess up and ruin things for the state. Meanwhile, Atwater and Burgess are sent after a hoarder to make her clean up or put her in jail and find something they didn't expect. Olinsky tries everything to protect his daughter and Voight has a decision to make regarding his son, who was recently released from prison.moreless
A raped and beaten teenager who is found under the High Line leads the detectives to a New Jersey strip club and its powerfully connected owner. A jurisdictional tug-of-war ensues between the courts, and Barba suspects corruption when the opposing court assists in Jersey's police force obstruction. The team turns to a familiar face in the federal prosecutor's office to get justice for the victim and stop a burgeoning crime syndicate.moreless
Detective Amaro shoots a 14-year-old boy while backing up a uniformed officer, and the new Mayor makes him an example of the new crack-down on police brutality. Meanwhile, Cragen has a surprise announcement.moreless
William Lewis' trial forces Benson to relive her ordeal and endure exposing personal details for the defense.
Chicago Police Department's newly-minted Intelligence Unit leads investigation into a string of murders possibly related to a Colombian drug gang; Desk Sergeant Trudy Platt has Officer Kim Burgess run an errand for her; Veteran undercover officer Alvin Olinsky recruits a rookie to the unit; and the attempted arrest of the assassin leads to tragedy that cost Intelligence Unit one of their own people.moreless
After Rollins' friend makes a complaint of rape against her lover, the woman's unusual sex life makes everyone doubt her story. After the charges are dropped, the situation escalates to murder and Rollins' personal life is up for dissection when she takes the witness stand.moreless
An arrest for DUI turns into an SVU case when the soldier-on-leave shows evidence of an assault. Benson, however, has difficulty when the victim, her fellow soldiers and commanding officer block the investigation at every lead. Then Amaro asks a favor of his ex-wife, and her results open a door to a little-known part of the military culture.moreless
The star of a singing reality-competition program is accused by a four-year-old student from his day job of molesting her. Rollins believes he should be handled delicately so his media and professional lives are not disrupted. Benson's investigation reveals the need to pursue him publicly and forget any potential damage to his careers. As more victims come forward, though, the man refuses to admit his crimes, and the team must devise a new strategy.moreless
ADA Barba's loyalties are tested when two men whom he admires become entangled in a sex scandal during an election campaign. SVU's detectives worry about his commitment to justice as the investigation reveals more and more dirty laundry.moreless
At Munch's retirement party, Benson receives a text message from Sarah Walsh -- two years after being raped, Sarah believes she has been raped again. Clues lead the team to a suspect with a huge cyber presence.moreless
An officer from the 12th precinct makes accusations of fraud and cover-ups against his precinct, but the results of his charges end up with him committed to a psych ward. The Internal Affairs Bureau asks SVU to assist in their investigation, and sends in Cassidy undercover. Cassidy's life may be in danger, though, when someone at the 12th wants to keep the status quo.moreless
A black teenager who was shot by a white celebrity chef creates chaos in the city. When the chef claims she was defending herself against what she thought was an infamous rapist, DA Barba must go up against a clever defense attorney in order to bring about justice for the victim and his family.moreless
William Lewis holds Benson in captivity while the squad desperately searches for clues to her location. As days pass by, it seems more and more unlikely they will find her in time. Then a string of rapes and murders gives them hope and finally a trail to follow.moreless
Detective Benson's life is ultimately endangered after Detective Rollin's standard arrest of a flasher spirals out of control.
A comatose woman who has been assaulted is found in the East River near the mayor's home. Her condition means an investigation that mostly reconstructs her recent activities, and what the team finds is not what they expect of a typical wife with children.moreless
The squad is pulled into a city-wide investigation of sniper attacks against police when a lead links Fin to the case. Lt. Eames adds her expertise as they scramble to identify the suspect from Fin's time in Narcotics.moreless
A gang rape at a concert involves a former soldier who was working as a security guard, but the case and his fate is dependent upon his faulty memory of what happened that night.moreless
The rape of a sorority member focuses the team's attention on the university's culture of denial and discouragement and a board complicit in the many cover ups.