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

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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Previous Episode

Stranger Calling

Episode 1x05; Feb 7, 2018

Detective Rod Piukkala faces a gruesome crime scene, a bomb threat, and a killer threatening to strike again. The victim's family helps change Canadian parole laws forever.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x05: Stranger CallingFeb 7, 2018
1x04: Father's DayJan 31, 2018
1x03: Trick or TreatJan 24, 2018
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