An investigation hits a nerve with Benson when a suspect claims his genetics causes him to commit rape.
An army ranger struggles to recover from a sexual assault, leading Fin to revisit his military roots.
Rollins and Scanavino investigate a youth hockey team when one of the players is the victim of a brutal sexual assault.
A teenager stops an assault on his mom by using a rifle, and the attacker turns out to be someone he knows.
The squad investigates a rich and powerful family when a bartender accuses one of them of rape.
A 6-year-old vanishes in the middle of a wild party his mother was hosting, and the search for the child leads Benson to reflect on her own role as a parent.
A masked man rapes a woman, and she believes he's the same criminal who stalked her in the past. Meanwhile, Tucker ponders his retirement and his future with Benson.
The CEO of a record label is questioned by police, and so is his protégé, because they may be linked to an assault involving a transgender student.
A police sergeant's son is accused of rape, and the sergeant puts Benson in a tough spot when he makes her choose between loyalty and duty.
As Benson and Rollins investigate a case of suspected rape they discover the victim's secret life, which may derail both the case and her Olympic dreams. Elsewhere, Rollins takes in her recently paroled sister.moreless
SVU investigates a case where an affair results in an accusation of rape. Barba, although facing stiff odds and a brilliant defense attorney, presses forward with the case to prove a lie can become rape.moreless
DNA evidence means the release of a rapist Fin arrested years ago. However, the next day another rape occurs that is particularly vicious, and Fin is pulled back into an investigation he thought he had closed.moreless
A boy found in Central Park triggers an investigation into a possible planned mass-casualty incident. As the SVU and the joint-terrorism task force follow leads to determine the motive and the terrorists, Benson is left to persuade Barba to bring charges against the man who raped the boy's mother.moreless
The SVU squad investigates and becomes part of a dating reality series when a contestant claims she was raped.
After a model is raped by a fashion photographer, the suspected perpetrator uses his connections to shield himself from prosecution.
A homeless man is a suspect in several neighborhood rapes, so Carisi goes undercover at a homeless shelter.
The team continues to investigate a case that involves the Catholic church, and some of the most powerful people in New York city. Meanwhile, Benson and Tucker deal with the fallout from their part of the investigation.moreless
A sexual exploitation case involving Catholic schoolgirls results in surprising charges against people in esteemed leadership positions, including judges, lawmakers, lawyers and cops.
A famous actor is arrested for rape, but then the charges are dropped due to lack of evidence. However, Rollins isn't satisfied with that and takes matters into her own hands.
Det. Rollins' undercover case involving child pornography reveals a surprising suspect who is willing to use his power to subvert justice.
Two escaped murderers are pursued by the squad and two visiting detectives from Chicago.
The SVU investigates when a woman is gang raped, but all the witnesses to the attack refuse to testify, and the squad must find a witness who will overcome her fears to confirm the attack.moreless
A teenager who says she was raped challenges SVU to prove the case against her attacker, who maintains he didn't touch her unwillingly.
A home invasion turns violent and Benson tries to halt it, but she gets taken hostage instead.
A rendezvous with a teacher is planned by a high-school student, but the situation turns much more dangerous for the teen.
Child abductor Lewis Hodda's trial date has arrived finally, and Benson focuses on the proceedings in order to make sure Hodda is convicted. However, when Hodda rejects a plea, Barba must reconstruct his case from decades-old evidence and depositions. Then a familiar face returns as a defense expert, and the prosecution is dealt another blow.moreless
An investigation into a teenage girl who has vanished leaves DNA the only lead to find her kidnapper. Meanwhile, the case takes a toll on Dodds.
A reality TV family's secrets begin to spill when their young teenage daughter learns she's pregnant.