Cold Case Files

Cold Case Files

  • TV-14
  • 2003
  • 9 Seasons
  • 8.1  (1,469)

A murder is committed. The police follow all the leads, question every suspect in the case, and collect all the evidence, yet they reach a dead end and the case goes cold. Five, ten, or even twenty years go by and the victim

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A Killer Slips Away
14. A Killer Slips Away
June 29, 2017
Police learn the key witness in the stabbing death of a beloved aunt was an imposter; a return to the crime scene reveals a clue hidden in plain sight.
A Family Cursed
13. A Family Cursed
June 22, 2017
Two unsolved murders of loved ones plague a family; detectives uncover a hidden crime scene that may help solve the 13-year-old cold case.
A Family Secret
12. A Family Secret
June 15, 2017
A 17-year-old girl from a small Kentucky town goes missing, then is found strangled two weeks later; a police investigation into the crime uncovers a terrible family secret.
Circle of Friends
11. Circle of Friends
June 8, 2017
When 18-year-old Shannon Siders' body is found in the woods, everyone in the small town of Newaygo, Michigan, becomes a suspect - but no one is convicted of the crime. It takes 22 years for a special cold case unit - along with the help of the entire town - to solve Shannon's murder.
Officer Down
10. Officer Down
June 1, 2017
The longest running cold case of a law enforcement officer in the United States was the murder of Sheriff's Lt. Joe Clark - shot execution style in his own home. Given his tough stance on drug crime, detectives become convinced his death is the beginning of a drug war. It takes 33 years for them to discover the truth.
The Night Shift
9. The Night Shift
May 25, 2017
A college student disappears from his graveyard shift at a gas station; new forensic technology and the discovery of an illegal drug ring in a squeaky-clean town helps police solve the case two decades later.
Episode 8
8. Episode 8
April 18, 2017
Summary not available
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
April 10, 2017
Summary not available
Episode 6
6. Episode 6
April 3, 2017
Summary not available
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
March 27, 2017
Summary not available
A Family Cursed
4. A Family Cursed
March 23, 2017
One family faces two unsolved murders of loved ones and authorities finally uncover the missing clue that leads to solve the case 13 years after the murders occurred.
Sweethearts, Silenced
3. Sweethearts, Silenced
March 16, 2017
A killer writes a book about his con-man past that becomes the key to solving a case from almost three decades before of two high school sweethearts and three other cold cases, leading authorities to believe the culprit could be the Zodiac Killer.
Innocence Files
2. Innocence Files
September 20, 2007
A look at the work of college students who take on the cases of jailed murderers who claim they're innocent.
The Execution of Michael Johnson
1. The Execution of Michael Johnson
July 26, 2007
Bill Kurtis narrates this look at the last 48 hours before the scheduled execution of Michael Johnson, convicted in the senseless killing of Jeff Wetterman 11 years earlier.
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A murder is committed. The police follow all the leads, question every suspect in the case, and collect all the evidence, yet they reach a dead end and the case goes cold. Five, ten, or even twenty years go by and the victimCold Case Files is a series that is currently running and has 9 seasons (169 episodes). The series first aired on June 30, 2003.

Cold Case Files is available for streaming on the A&E website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Cold Case Files on demand at Apple TV+, Amazon Prime, Philo, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, The Roku Channel Free, Google Play, Apple TV, A&E, Pluto TV, IMDb TV and Peacock.

  • Premiere Date
    June 30, 2003
  • IMDB Rating
    8.1  (1,469)