Investigation Discovery

Investigation Discovery (often abbreviated ID) is an American television network owned by Discovery Communications that features documentary-style programming dealing with true crime subjects, mostly those of a violent nature (primarily homicides, but also kidnappings, stalkings, sexual assaults, domestic violence and disappearances).

As of February 2015, approximately 86,062,000 American households (73.9% of households with television) receive Investigation Discovery

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  • Murder Book

    Murder Book

    Contained within dusty storage drawers and dented metal cabinets of police stations everywhere, is a…

  • Momsters: When Moms Go Bad

    Momsters: When Moms Go Bad

    With the help of TV's beloved loud-mouth mom and infamous comedienne, Roseanne Barr, "MOMSTERS: WHEN…

  • Deadly Women

    Deadly Women

    Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, especially when she's on a mission to murder. Deadly Women i…

  • Fatal Vows

    Fatal Vows

    When marriages fail, divorce can turn ugly - even, deadly: what was once a passionate union becomes…

  • Wives with Knives

    Wives with Knives

    Wives with Knives features gripping stories of women who fight at close range. Some women endured ye…

  • Who The (Bleep) Did I Marry?

    Who The (Bleep) Did I Marry?

    Who The (Bleep) Did I Marry? showcases spouses of liars, cheaters, and thieves, these women have unk…

  • A Crime to Remember

    A Crime to Remember

    Styles may change, but murder lasts forever. A Crime to Remember invites viewers to step into the pa…

  • Obsession: Dark Desires

    Obsession: Dark Desires

    When desire overtakes reason, the human mind can unleash deadly obsession. In Investigation Discover…

  • Evil Twins

    Evil Twins

    Channeling sibling rivalries and deadly childhood pacts, Evil Twins follows true-crime mysteries sur…

  • Vanity Fair Confidential

    Vanity Fair Confidential

    Offering unprecedented access to the magazine's writers and editors, Vanity Fair Confidential takes…

  • See No Evil

    See No Evil

    Investigation Discovery's new series, See No Evil pieces together the truth when shocking surveillan…

  • The Mind of a Murderer

    The Mind of a Murderer

    Investigation Discovery presents the modern-day Clarice Starling as Dr. Michelle Ward goes behind ba…

  • Did He Do It?

    Did He Do It?

    Did He Do It? puts the accused center stage as viewers are invited to play jury. At the beginning of…

  • Women in Prison

    Women in Prison

    Women in Prison is a docu-series that airs on Investigation Discovery. Indiana Women's Prison houses…

  • Over My Dead Body

    Over My Dead Body

    Told through emotional first-person interviews and action-packed reenactments, Over My Dead Body pre…

  • Untouchable: Power Corrupts

    Untouchable: Power Corrupts

    A powerful résumé and a charming smile can be the keys to success-but they can also be beguiling too…

  • Tabloid

    Tabloid

    Scandalous headlines. Surreal true-life stories. Who doesn't scan the supermarket tabloids in the ch…

  • Fear Thy Neighbor

    Fear Thy Neighbor

    You've got the home you've always dreamed of and the neighborhood to match. But someone close by has…

  • Evil Kin

    Evil Kin

    It's amazing the things that you can inherit from your family gene pool: blue eyes, a beautiful smil…

  • Deadly Devotion

    Deadly Devotion

    Hidden among the seemingly peaceful suburbs of America, there lies a bizarre patchwork of unique sub…

  • Swamp Murders

    Swamp Murders

    From the swampy bayou of Louisiana to the Great Lake o' the Cherokees in Missouri and even rivers an…

  • Barbara Walters Presents American Scandals

    Barbara Walters Presents American Scandals

    In Barbara Walters Presents American Scandals, Barbara Walters will take viewers behind the scenes,…

  • Nowhere to Hide

    Nowhere to Hide

    Investigation Discovery's compelling new crime and justice series "NOWHERE TO HIDE" follows New York…

  • Indecent Proposal

    Indecent Proposal

    "INDECENT PROPOSAL" tells the stories of people at the very moment they're confronted with a life-al…

  • Dateline on ID

    Dateline on ID

    What makes average people cross the line to commit murder? Sometimes the answer is simple, while oth…

  • Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall

    Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall

    Journalist Tamron Hall knows first-hand the effect of violent crime, as her older sister was a murde…

  • Killer Instinct with Chris Hansen

    Killer Instinct with Chris Hansen

    "Who, what, where, why and when?" are the essential questions at the heart of every homicide investi…

  • Blood Relatives

    Blood Relatives

    From the outside, families seem like harmonious units in loving homes. But you don't necessarily kno…

  • Suspicion

    Suspicion

    It's human nature to question things - especially when your safety may be at risk - but when a grim…

  • Death by Gossip with Wendy Williams

    Death by Gossip with Wendy Williams

    Investigation Discovery proves that talk may be cheap, but gossip can be deadly with the greenlight…

  • Twisted Tales of 9 to 5

    Twisted Tales of 9 to 5

    Everyone remembers a job they've hated – from overbearing bosses who yell at their employees, to com…

  • Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda

    Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda

    Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda is an investigative series of murder cases told through the personal…

  • Web of Lies

    Web of Lies

    In a 21st-century world, we're increasingly living our lives online, sharing everything in one quick…

  • True Nightmares

    True Nightmares

    True stories of murder and mayhem morph into urban legends like the boogeyman or the monster under t…

  • On the Case with Paula Zahn

    On the Case with Paula Zahn

    Led by Emmy Award-winning journalist Paula Zahn, On the Case features in-depth interviews and origin…

  • 48 Hours on ID

    48 Hours on ID

    Investigation Discovery presents 48 Hours on ID, the thrilling non-fiction investigation series. The…

  • 20/20 on ID

    20/20 on ID

    Investigation Discovery has made a home for award-winning investigative reporting from all three maj…

  • Hell House

    Hell House

    Hell House will bring you the most twisted stories of homes that have been the scene of the most hor…

  • Killer Confessions

    Killer Confessions

    When detectives sit with killers inside the interrogation room, anything can happen. In Killer Confe…

  • Scorned: Love Kills

    Scorned: Love Kills

    Investigation Discovery's new series Scorned: Love Kills uncovers crimes of passion sparked by a spu…

  • The Wives Did It

    The Wives Did It

    "The Wives Did It" is a docudrama series of tales of polygamy and brutal murder.

  • How (Not) to Kill Your Husband

    How (Not) to Kill Your Husband

    Lovers learn the true meaning of "happy wife, happy life" when scorned women become hell bent on get…

  • Your Worst Nightmare

    Your Worst Nightmare

    Nothing is what it seems. For these victims, something or someone evil is lurking in the shadows. Yo…

  • I (Almost) Got Away with It

    I (Almost) Got Away with It

    Murders, drug dealers, bank robbers or jail escapees. The stories are different, but the motive is a…

  • Bad Blood

    Bad Blood

    In Investigation Discovery's Bad Blood, estranged family members confront each other after being dri…

  • My Dirty Little Secret

    My Dirty Little Secret

    Deep down, everybody's got something to hide. From the perfect housewife next door to the beloved co…

  • Disappeared

    Disappeared

    A person suddenly and unexpectedly disappears; no trace, no clues, nothing but the lingering mystery…

  • 20/20 on ID Presents: Homicide

    20/20 on ID Presents: Homicide

    Each one hour of Investigation Discovery's newest version of 20/20 on ID titled 20/20 on ID Presents…

  • Forbidden: Dying for Love

    Forbidden: Dying for Love

    But love is blind, and lovers cannot see what pretty follies they themselves commit.' The Merchant o…

  • Shadow of Doubt

    Shadow of Doubt

    Shadow of Doubt is a presentation of competing theories of complex cases, as participants point fing…

  • Real Detective

    Real Detective

    With narrative driven exclusively by the detectives themselves, each episode ventures deep into the…

  • Unusual Suspects

    Unusual Suspects

    Unusual Suspects showcases some of the most daunting investigations in contemporary law enforcement.…

  • Evil Lives Here

    Evil Lives Here

    How well do you know your housemates? Evil Lives Here tells the heart-stopping tales of people who h…

  • Hate in America

    Hate in America

    Building on the success of the Hate in America special that aired in 2015, Investigation Discovery (…

  • Nightmare Next Door

    Nightmare Next Door

    Nightmare Next Door tells the tales of mysterious murders that rocked small-town America. Each hour…

  • Evil Stepmothers

    Evil Stepmothers

    Evil Stepmothers is the 3rd series in Investigation Discovery's EVIL franchise following "Evil Kin"…

  • Motives & Murders: Cracking the Case

    Motives & Murders: Cracking the Case

    Motives & Murders: Cracking the Case takes you into the minds of criminal investigators as they…

  • House of Horrors: Kidnapped

    House of Horrors: Kidnapped

    One man's home, can be someone else's hell. "House of Horrors: Kidnapped" reveals terrifying tales o…

  • Deadly Demands

    Deadly Demands

    When lives are at stake, every word counts. Investigation Discovery's all-new series, Deadly Demands…

  • Murder Among Friends

    Murder Among Friends

    Using re-creations and first-person interviews, Murder Among Friends chronicles the stories of kille…

  • True Crime with Aphrodite Jones

    True Crime with Aphrodite Jones

    "True Crime with Aphrodite Jones" features Jones delving into some of the most heinous murder cases…

  • Sin City Justice

    Sin City Justice

    In Las Vegas, a city where nearly everything is a gamble, the Clark County District Attorney's Offic…

  • In the Line of Fire

    In the Line of Fire

    A shootout on a city street, a hostage crisis, and a gun battle in a tiny apartment...three brave of…

  • The Vanishing Women

    The Vanishing Women

    On the surface, Chillicothe, Ohio is the epitome of quintessential Middle America. But this home in…

  • American Monster

    American Monster

    If you looked into the eyes of a killer, would you know? In American Monster, you find out. For the…

  • Facing Evil with Candice DeLong

    Facing Evil with Candice DeLong

    Facing Evil is a documentary series that airs on Investigation Discovery. The series is presented by…

  • I Am Homicide

    I Am Homicide

    Investigation Discovery, the leading destination for true-crime programming, announced today that pr…

  • The Killing Hour

    A re-telling of the final hours of a victim's life are featured in this true-crime series.

  • Deadly Sins

    Deadly Sins

    Deadly Sins – Lust, gluttony, greed, sloth, wrath, envy, and pride – These are the true stories of e…

  • Your Number's UP

    Your Number's UP

    Your Number's UP follows the stories of real life lottery winners whose dreams of happiness came to…

  • Passport to Murder

    Passport to Murder

    "Passport to Murder" is a sun-kissed, blood drenched new series which records the murder of American…

  • The Coroner: I Speak for the Dead

    The Coroner: I Speak for the Dead

    The Coroner: I Speak for the Dead is a gripping new series bringing audiences inside the work of one…

  • Cry Wolfe

    Cry Wolfe

    Inspired by true accounts from his actual case files, each half-hour episode features Private Invest…

  • Unraveled

    Unraveled

    "Unraveled" recounts the ill-fated relationships between a killer and their victim as their paths in…

  • Beauty Queen Murders

    Beauty Queen Murders

    Beauty pageants are the stuff of dreams for so many girls who fantasize about being a princess for t…

  • Southern Fried Homicide

    Southern Fried Homicide

    Against a backdrop of Southern hospitality, etiquette, and Christian values, evil creeps in like vin…

  • Karma's a B*tch!

    Karma's a B*tch!

    An eye for an eye might leave us all blind, but does that mean we can't get just a little creative w…

  • Dangerous Persuasions

    Dangerous Persuasions

    Dangerous Persuasions tells extraordinary and terrifyingly true tales of everyday people who were ma…

  • Betrayed

    Betrayed

    In a town like any other town, they were a family just like any other family surrounding themselves…

  • Killer Clergy

    Killer Clergy

    In Killer Clergy, trusted religious leaders commit crimes and betray their congregations.

  • Married with Secrets

    Married with Secrets

    Married with Secrets explores the true stories of seemingly happy marriages that have ended in dark…

  • People Magazine Investigates

    People Magazine Investigates

    Ripped from the pages of one of the nation's top weekly magazines, People Magazine Investigates goes…

  • Grave Secrets

    Grave Secrets

    A secret is never safe, even when it is buried six feet under. Grave Secrets reveals the skeletons w…

  • Murder Chose Me

    Murder Chose Me

    In Murder Chose Me, homicide detective Rod Demery races against the clock to catch criminals running…

  • Murder Calls

    Murder Calls

    Across America, more than 200 million 911 calls come in every day. Investigation Discovery's investi…

  • Pandora's Box: Unleashing Evil

    Pandora's Box: Unleashing Evil

    Most stories end with the crime, but sometimes the crime scene represents just the tip of the iceber…

  • Truth is Stranger Than Florida

    Truth is Stranger Than Florida

    Truth is Stranger Than Florida utilizes a mixture of reenactments featuring actors and interviews wi…

  • 48 Hours on ID: Left for Dead

    48 Hours on ID: Left for Dead

    48 Hours on ID: Left for Dead is the 23rd series in A&E's "First 48" TV series franchise. This s…

  • The Detectives Club: New Orleans

    The Detectives Club: New Orleans

    The Detectives Club: New Orleans features a group of retired detectives from New Orleans and the sur…

  • Who Killed Jane Doe?

    Who Killed Jane Doe?

    Behind the discovery of every Jane Doe are two parallel stories: that of the detectives puzzling out…

  • Killing Richard Glossip

    Killing Richard Glossip

    For almost twenty years, two men convicted of murder – one on death row, and the other sentenced to…

  • Scene of the Crime with Tony Harris

    Scene of the Crime with Tony Harris

    Crime comes in many forms: murder; robbery; fraud… There are crimes of passion; crimes of betrayal;…

  • Casey Anthony: An American Murder Mystery

    Casey Anthony: An American Murder Mystery

    Lies, betrayal, and murder - what happened to Caylee Anthony? This three-part special looks inside o…

  • The Real Story with Maria Elena Salinas

    The Real Story with Maria Elena Salinas

    In The Real Story with Maria Elena Salinas, investigative journalist Maria Elena Salinas peels back…

  • Reasonable Doubt

    Reasonable Doubt

    In Reasonable Doubt, two investigators re-examine controversial murder cases to help the desperate f…

  • Love Kills

    Love Kills

    Love Kills is about the sordid tales of couples who are willing to do anything in the name of love.

  • Hear No Evil

    Hear No Evil

    In Hear No Evil, investigators use audio recordings to help them solve crimes.

  • Keith Morrison Investigates

    Keith Morrison Investigates

    Keith Morrison Investigates is a series of Documentary specials revolving around terrible crimes of…

  • Gone

    Gone

    No shoes in the hall. No coffee in the pot. He was supposed to come in late, but when she woke that…

  • Guilty Rich

    Guilty Rich

    In Guilty Rich, each episode follows the story of a super-rich criminal and the excessive lifestyle…

  • Kiss of Death

    Kiss of Death

    Kiss of Death tells the true, heart-stopping stories of love gone wrong. Firsthand accounts examine…

  • Grave Mysteries

    Grave Mysteries

    Solving a murder is twice as difficult when there are Grave Mysteries surrounding the victim, not ju…

  • Shattered

    Shattered

    Shattered is about the impact of a crime... and what follows that life-changing collision. Anchored…

  • Chandra Levy: An American Murder Mystery

    Chandra Levy: An American Murder Mystery

    On May 1, 2001, 24-year-old Chandra Levy left her Washington, D.C., apartment and vanished without a…

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