American Vandal - Episode Guide

Season 1

Hard Facts: Vandalism and Vulgarity

Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Sep 15, 2017

Hard Facts: Vandalism and Vulgarity

When senior class clown Dylan Maxwell is expelled for vandalism, sophomore Peter Maldonado begins an investigation that questions Dylan's guilt.

A Limp Alibi

Episode: 1x02 | Airdate: Sep 15, 2017

A Limp Alibi

Key witness Alex Trimboli's account of the incident comes under fire when other students doubt his boasts of drunkenness and sexual exploits.

Nailed

Episode: 1x03 | Airdate: Sep 15, 2017

Nailed

Peter scrutinizes the motives of Ms. Shapiro, the Spanish teacher who testified against Dylan. Another teacher makes a surprising accusation.

Growing Suspicion

Episode: 1x04 | Airdate: Sep 15, 2017

Growing Suspicion

Peter takes a close look at the "Morning Show Nine", a group of students -- including Peter and Sam -- who had access to the missing security footage.

Premature Theories

Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: Sep 15, 2017

Premature Theories

After the documentary goes viral, Peter deals with publicity and sorts through various fan theories. Video evidence from a party provides new clues.

Gag Order

Episode: 1x06 | Airdate: Sep 15, 2017

Gag Order

As Peter and Sam continue to gather information, they run afoul of the school administration and could lose access. Dylan prepares for his trial.

Climax

Episode: 1x07 | Airdate: Sep 15, 2017

Climax

Peter and Sam follow a lead that could reveal the vandal's primary target, and a new theory gives them hope that they may finally solve the case.

Clean Up

Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: Sep 15, 2017

Clean Up

Peter is forced to reckon with his actions and attempts to learn lessons in the aftermath of the documentary. But the investigation might not be over.

Season 2

The Brownout

Episode: 2x01 | Airdate: Sep 14, 2018

The Brownout

Peter and Sam travel to a prestigious private high school in Bellevue, Washington, to document the story of a filthy vandal called the "Turd Burglar".

#2

Episode: 2x02 | Airdate: Sep 14, 2018

#2

Peter and Sam highlight Kevin McClain and his friendships as they start to break down the version of events supported by the school and police.

Leaving a Mark

Episode: 2x03 | Airdate: Sep 14, 2018

Leaving a Mark

As Peter learns more about basketball star DeMarcus Tillman, he uncovers evidence of athletes getting preferential treatment at St. Bernardine.

Sh*t Talk

Episode: 2x04 | Airdate: Sep 14, 2018

Sh*t Talk

As Sam and Peter comb through digital clues, they hope a technology glitch might open up some new leads. But a low-tech discovery leaves them reeling.

Wiped Clean

Episode: 2x05 | Airdate: Sep 14, 2018

Wiped Clean

A former janitor becomes a potential key witness, but Peter and Sam struggle to track him down. Meanwhile, they examine a student trip to Costa Rica.

All Backed Up

Episode: 2x06 | Airdate: Sep 14, 2018

All Backed Up

An interview with a former St. Bernardine student gives the guys confidence that they're on the right track with their most recent theory.

Sh*t Storm

Episode: 2x07 | Airdate: Sep 14, 2018

Sh*t Storm

A student's sudden lack of cooperation slows the investigation, but an incident in the school parking lot sends Peter and Sam down a new path.

The Dump

Episode: 2x08 | Airdate: Sep 14, 2018

The Dump

Who is the Turd Burglar, and why did they do it? Are Peter and Sam still chasing the truth, or has it been right under their nose the whole time?