48 Hours Mystery

48 Hours Mystery

  • TV-14
  • 2004
  • 33 Seasons
  • 7.4  (1,656)

"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 Covid Cover-Up: Searching for Gretchen Anthony
41. The Covid Cover-Up: Searching for Gretchen Anthony
May 8, 2021
A mother disappears. Texts reveal she has coronavirus
Scott Peterson: Case In Question
40. Scott Peterson: Case In Question
May 1, 2021
He was convicted of murdering his pregnant wife. The “other woman” recorded his calls for the prosecution. With his death sentence now overturned there’s a renewed push to clear him. CBS News correspondent Jonathan Vigliotti reports for "48 Hours."
The Killing of Cowboy Ray Green
39. The Killing of Cowboy Ray Green
April 24, 2021
Dani Green claimed the family dog killed her ex-husband, Ray, but when police arrived at the home there was no sign of man or dog. Dani told police they could search anywhere on the grounds
Crosley Green Comes Home
38. Crosley Green Comes Home
April 17, 2021
The emotional homecoming of a man imprisoned for nearly 32 years. A judge ruled he was wrongfully convicted of murder, but is he home for good? Questions linger about the witness who blamed him. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty has the latest on the case she's covered for more than two decades.
The Mysterious Death of Kat West
37. The Mysterious Death of Kat West
April 10, 2021
A woman is found dead and the scene appeared to be staged with a bottle of absinthe. West, a Marilyn Monroe look-alike, posted on OnlyFans, a website some use to share adult content - was a fan involved? "48 Hours" correspondent Maureen Maher reports.
Episode 36
36. Episode 36
April 10, 2021
A teen learns she’s the target of a hit on the dark web. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant goes on a global manhunt to find the shadowy figure behind murder-for-hire sites.
The Kidnapping of Jonelle Matthews
35. The Kidnapping of Jonelle Matthews
March 27, 2021
A 12-year-old is kidnapped from her home 36 years ago. An unusual suspect is charged. "48 Hours" correspondent Richard Schlesinger reports.
The Eye Drop Homicide
34. The Eye Drop Homicide
March 13, 2021
Did an item found in many medicine cabinets play a role in the death of a millionaire? "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.
Fighting for Aniah
32. Fighting for Aniah
March 6, 2021
College student Aniah Blanchard had a deep fear of being kidnapped. When she disappears, UFC fighter Walt Harris battles for justice for his stepdaughter. CBS News special correspondent James Brown reports for "48 Hours."
The Puzzle: Solving The Madeleine Mccann Case
31. The Puzzle: Solving The Madeleine Mccann Case
February 27, 2021
The disappearance of a 3-year-old girl while vacationing with her family in 2007 captured the world's attention. Now, more than 13 years later, there is a suspect in Germany who may have answers. Correspondent Peter Van Sant and 48 HOURS investigate in "The Puzzle:
The Deliveryman Murders
30. The Deliveryman Murders
February 20, 2021
A judge's son is gunned down by a man delivering a package. 2,800 miles away, an eerily similar crime — this time the target is a lawyer. Who is behind the killings? CBS News correspondent Tracy Smith reports for "48 Hours".
The Disappearance of Jennifer Dulos
28. The Disappearance of Jennifer Dulos
February 13, 2021
Newly released video shows police grilling Michelle Troconis, the ex-girlfriend of Fotis Dulos, about the disappearance of his wife Jennifer: I didn't do it. Does she know more? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.
The Search for Christie Wilson
27. The Search for Christie Wilson
January 30, 2021
She was last seen leaving a casino. Her killer was convicted without saying where he left her body. Could her mother and investigators team up to find her body 15 years later? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.
The 30-Year Secret - The Tracey Harris Murder
25. The 30-Year Secret - The Tracey Harris Murder
January 23, 2021
A little girl grows up wondering who murdered her mother. Decades later, prosecutors learn a secret that answers the question. "48 Hours" correspondent Maureen Maher reports.
The Murder of Jackie Vandagriff
24. The Murder of Jackie Vandagriff
January 16, 2021
After a chance encounter at a bar a college student is murdered. Was it because she resembled the killer's ex?
The Suspicious Death of Christian Andreacchio
23. The Suspicious Death of Christian Andreacchio
January 9, 2021
A man dies from a gunshot wound - his friends say they discovered him. Police rule out foul play, but his family says there are troubling clues. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.
The Tara Grinstead Mystery
19. The Tara Grinstead Mystery
January 2, 2021
Tara Grinstead was a teacher and former beauty queen when she disappeared in October 2005. But nearly 12 years would pass before investigators finally learned what happened - and now recent revelations indicate local law enforcement and state investigators may have been able to solve the case soon after she vanished. Correspondent Peter Van Sant and 48 HOURS investigate the young woman's disappearance and the quest for answers.
Episode 18
18. Episode 18
December 26, 2020
Summary not available
The Hunt for the Long Island Serial Killer
17. The Hunt for the Long Island Serial Killer
December 12, 2020
New clues in one of the largest unsolved murder cases in the U.S. A victim's daughter speaks out for the first time. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.
The Disappearance of Kristin Smart
14. The Disappearance of Kristin Smart
November 28, 2020
A college student goes missing and a podcaster turns up the heat to solve the case. "48 Hours" tracks down the prime suspect. CBS News correspondent Jonathan Vigliotti reports for "48 Hours."
The Case Against Nicole Addimando
13. The Case Against Nicole Addimando
November 21, 2020
A young mother shoots her partner claiming self-defense and abuse. The killing of the popular gymnastics coach divides a town. CBS News correspondent Jericka Duncan reports for "48 Hours.
The Death of Todd Stermer
12. The Death of Todd Stermer
November 21, 2020
A woman accused of setting her house on fire and then intentionally running over her husband as he escaped the flames speaks out to "48 Hours." Correspondent Erin Moriarty reports
Christy Martin - The Fight of Her Life
11. Christy Martin - The Fight of Her Life
November 14, 2020
A boxer is shot and stabbed by her husband but refuses to go down for the count. "48 Hours" contributor David Begnaud reports.
Murder at the Mall: The Michelle Martinko Case
10. Murder at the Mall: The Michelle Martinko Case
November 7, 2020
Jamie Yuccas and 48 HOURS investigate what happened that night and take viewers inside the unrelenting efforts by police to solve the case.
The Murder of Anna Repkina
9. The Murder of Anna Repkina
October 31, 2020
Did a love triangle lead to murder? After his fiancée is found dead, a man researches time travel to “correct a horrible mistake.” Correspondent Tracy Smith reports for "48 Hours."
Where is Jennifer Kesse?
8. Where is Jennifer Kesse?
October 24, 2020
A young woman vanishes from her Florida condo - security footage captures a phantom figure calmly parking her car. Is it the kidnapper? "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.
Justice for Ahmaud
7. Justice for Ahmaud
October 10, 2020
A mother fights for the truth behind her son's killing - captured on video. Ahmaud Arbery was jogging when he was chased and shot. CBS News correspondent Omar Villafranca reports.
The Case Against Sandra Garner
6. The Case Against Sandra Garner
October 10, 2020
A rare look inside a murder case where virtually everything from the first moments of the investigation through the verdict are captured on camera. "48 Hours" correspondent Richard Schlesinger reports.
The Final Days of JJ and Tylee
5. The Final Days of JJ and Tylee
October 3, 2020
The untold story of how investigators found Lori Vallow's missing children - buried on Chad Daybell's property. CBS News correspondent Jonathan Vigliotti reports for "48 Hours."
The Corn Rake Murder
4. The Corn Rake Murder
September 26, 2020
A farmer says he found his wife impaled by a corn rake. The rake has just four tines - so why does she have six puncture wounds? CBS News chief investigative and senior national correspondent Jim Axelrod reports for "48 Hours."
3. "48 Hours Suspicion": The Case Against Mary Katherine Higdon
September 23, 2020
A young woman says she accidentally shot her boyfriend. Police say she confessed to murder - but there's no audio to prove it. What will the jury decide? CBS News correspondent David Begnaud reports
The Final Hours Of Cayley Mandadi
2. The Final Hours Of Cayley Mandadi
September 19, 2020
A newsmagazine that focuses on a single story per episode, told from a number of perspectives by a group of correspondents.
Home Renovation Homicide
1. Home Renovation Homicide
September 12, 2020
Did an out-of-control home makeover lead to murder? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty investigates.
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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 33 seasons (684 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 Amazon Prime, Hulu, Apple TV and Paramount+.

  • Premiere Date
    September 8, 2004
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (1,656)