The Detectives

The Detectives is a gripping true crime series that brings to life the real investigations of Canadian detectives by blending first-person interviews with scripted drama. Each episode features a different detective telling the story of a real case in Canada that not only challenged them like no other, but also had a lasting impact on Canadian society and law enforcement. In bringing intimate, raw interviews with detectives together with dramatization, the series offers an eye-opening and emotional look at a detective's journey and what it takes to break a case from the detective's perspective.

Show Info

Network: Canada CBC (2018 - now)
Schedule: Thursdays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Crime
Episodes ordered: 8 episodes

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7.9 (12 votes)

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Project Houston

Episode 3x04; Jan 30, 2020

A bizarre tip about a missing man from Toronto's Gay Village neighbourhood leads Police Detective Hank Idsinga to open up an investigation into an international cannibal ring. Police zero in on a local suspect, but not before two more victims are con

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
3x03: Starting OverJan 23, 2020
3x02: Out of LiesJan 16, 2020
3x01: Mother and SonJan 9, 2020
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