48 Hours Mystery

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  • TV-14
  • 2004
  • 34 Seasons
  • 7.4  (1,868)

"48 Hours Mystery" is a television show that airs on CBS every Saturday evening at 9PM Central and Mountain time. The documentary explores such topics as unexplained conspiracies, unresolved crimes, and strange occurrences. Interviews with experts, witnesses, and other professionals contribute to the credibility of the show. From crimes of passion to strange disappearances, reliable sources are always used to create an objective viewpoint. If investigating a mysterious murder and the only piece of evidence is a fingerprinted doorknob left by the suspect, then reporters might have an interview with a Forensic Fingerprint Expert. Other popular sources that are consulted on the show include attorneys, doctors, high-ranking officials, and family members who were close to the suspect or victim. Whatever the story, the goal of the show is always to present credible evidence in a non-biased manner to help viewers reach their own conclusions. The show explores a diverse range of topics and themes, making each episode unique and interesting. One show might focus on the disappearance of a successful CEO during a business trip, while another encourages viewers who have any information regarding a career con artist on the lamb to file a report with the local authorities. Whatever the subject covered, viewers tune in each week because they can count on the show to learn something new. The show also occasionally gives tribute to events that have shaped America, for better or for worse. Among such anniversaries celebrated by "48 Hours Mystery" have been 9/11 and the Virginia Tech tragedy. The purpose of the show is to give a factual account of the event while consulting sources and experts which might give new light on the subject. By exploring a wide range of topics and themes, "48 Hours Mystery" takes TV journalism to a new and exciting level. From interviews with expert witnesses to conversations with family members involved, the show dissects each case in a manner that allows viewers to form their own educated opinion and think for themselves. For this reason, the show has prospered for over twenty years now with an even brighter future still ahead.

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The Missing Millionaire: A ‘tiger King' Mystery
14. The Missing Millionaire: A ‘tiger King' Mystery
January 1, 2022
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The Life and Death of Nikki Kuhnhausen
13. The Life and Death of Nikki Kuhnhausen
December 18, 2022
Nikki Kuhnhausen disappeared after connecting with a man in a Snapchat rendezvous. Her murder inspired a new law and started a nationwide movement. 48 HOURS and Jamie Yuccas investigate the groundbreaking case and the impact it continues to have on LGBTQI communities.
Who Killed Rachael DelTondo?
12. Who Killed Rachael DelTondo?
December 11, 2021
Nearly three years after Rachael DelTondo was murdered outside of her family home in Pennsylvania, a search is still underway for the person who killed her and why. Erin Moriarty and 48 HOURS investigate the murder and seeks answers.
What Happened to the Perfect Child?
11. What Happened to the Perfect Child?
December 4, 2021
After a young girl is adopted from Russia, her American parents come to believe she is capable of murder and return her. Years later, "48 Hours" contributor Troy Roberts learns her surprising story.
A Promise to Ahmaud
10. A Promise to Ahmaud
November 27, 2021
When Ahmaud Arbery was chased by three white men and shot in the street, his mother laid him to rest promising to get him justice. The promise is fulfilled when the men are found guilty. CBS News correspondent Omar Villafranca reports.
A Killer in the Family Tree
9. A Killer in the Family Tree
November 20, 2021
When a woman uploads her DNA to a genealogy website, authorities show up at her door. Is there a double murderer in her family tree? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.
The Ring: The Murder of Patrick De La Cerda
8. The Ring: The Murder of Patrick De La Cerda
November 13, 2021
An undelivered engagement ring leads to murder. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.
The Diary of Martha Moxley
7. The Diary of Martha Moxley
November 6, 2021
A 15-year-old girl beaten to death with a golf club in a wealthy Connecticut neighborhood. Does her diary hold clues to the killer? 48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports
The Murdaugh Mysteries
6. The Murdaugh Mysteries
October 30, 2021
Five deaths with a connection to one family. "48 Hours" contributor Nikki Battiste investigates.
The Station Nightclub Fire: Who's Responsible?
5. The Station Nightclub Fire: Who's Responsible?
October 23, 2021
Club owners open up for the first time after deadly fire kills 100. "48 Hours" contributor Jim Axelrod reports.
#LindasStory
4. #LindasStory
October 16, 2021
The voice of 11-year-old Linda O'Keefe goes viral in the search for her killer. "48 Hours" contributor Tracy Smith reports.
Jasmine Hartin's Shot in the Dark
3. Jasmine Hartin's Shot in the Dark
October 2, 2021
48 HOURS and Van Sant spent three days with Hartin in Belize reporting on the death of Henry Jemmott and the media frenzy that has surrounded the case.
What Happened to Gabby Petito?
2. What Happened to Gabby Petito?
September 25, 2021
"48 Hours" goes inside the disappearance of Gabby Petito and the hunt for Brian Laundrie. CBS News national correspondent Jericka Duncan reports.
The Online Life & Death of Bianca Devins
1. The Online Life & Death of Bianca Devins
September 18, 2021
Bianca Devins, 17, was a popular social media figure who was murdered by a friend in Utica, N.Y. The killer posted images of her lifeless body online, which went viral. Making matters worse, the images were sent to Devins' family. In her first national television interview, Kim Devins opens up about the loss of her daughter and the attacks on her family.
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"48 Hours Mystery" is a television show that airs on CBS every Saturday evening at 9PM Central and Mountain time. The documentary explores such topics as unexplained conspiracies, unresolved crimes, and strange occurrences. Interviews with experts, witnesses, and other professionals contribute to the credibility of the show. From crimes of passion to strange disappearances, reliable sources are always used to create an objective viewpoint. If investigating a mysterious murder and the only piece of evidence is a fingerprinted doorknob left by the suspect, then reporters might have an interview with a Forensic Fingerprint Expert. Other popular sources that are consulted on the show include attorneys, doctors, high-ranking officials, and family members who were close to the suspect or victim. Whatever the story, the goal of the show is always to present credible evidence in a non-biased manner to help viewers reach their own conclusions.

The show explores a diverse range of topics and themes, making each episode unique and interesting. One show might focus on the disappearance of a successful CEO during a business trip, while another encourages viewers who have any information regarding a career con artist on the lamb to file a report with the local authorities. Whatever the subject covered, viewers tune in each week because they can count on the show to learn something new.

The show also occasionally gives tribute to events that have shaped America, for better or for worse. Among such anniversaries celebrated by "48 Hours Mystery" have been 9/11 and the Virginia Tech tragedy. The purpose of the show is to give a factual account of the event while consulting sources and experts which might give new light on the subject.

By exploring a wide range of topics and themes, "48 Hours Mystery" takes TV journalism to a new and exciting level. From interviews with expert witnesses to conversations with family members involved, the show dissects each case in a manner that allows viewers to form their own educated opinion and think for themselves. For this reason, the show has prospered for over twenty years now with an even brighter future still ahead.

48 Hours Mystery is a series that is currently running and has 34 seasons (711 episodes). The series first aired on September 8, 2004.

Where to Watch 48 Hours Mystery

48 Hours Mystery is available for streaming on the CBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch 48 Hours Mystery on demand at Paramount+, Amazon Prime and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    September 8, 2004
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (1,868)