The Detectives

The Detectives is a gripping factual series that brings to life the work of real detectives by blending the best of documentary storytelling with fully dramatized re-enactments. Every episode features a different detective reliving the investigation that not only challenged them like no other, but also had a residual impact on an aspect of Canadian life and law enforcement. In combining intimate, raw interviews with the real detectives and meticulously crafted drama, the series provides an eye-opening look at law enforcement from coast to coast and violent crime in Canada.

Show Info

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

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Next Episode

Trick or Treat

Episode 1x03; Jan 24, 2018

Investigator Bill Clark finds himself deep in the world of Internet homicide and the sickening potential that the murder was filmed and for sale to the highest bidder.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x02: Project HitchhikerJan 17, 2018
1x01: The Wells Gray GunmanJan 10, 2018
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