Criminal Planet

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  • 2021
  • 1 Season

Criminal Planet is a landmark eight-part series that reveals the latest trends in global crime and the increasingly complex, high-tech and wide-reaching challenges faced by law enforcement. The series explains underlying causes of global crime, hearing from victims, and profiles those on the cutting edge of enforcement who are seeking to break the criminal cycles that hurt our societies.

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Pay Up or Die: The Gang Extorting a Nation
8. Pay Up or Die: The Gang Extorting a Nation
June 30, 2021
Two of the world's most violent gangs, MS-13 and 18th street, use murder, rape and fear to steal a chunk of the country's GDP.
Butchered for Profit: Inside Organ Trafficking
7. Butchered for Profit: Inside Organ Trafficking
June 23, 2021
Going inside this vile criminal trade to meet the unscrupulous surgeons and traffickers butchering people for profit.
New Zealand's Gang Explosion
6. New Zealand's Gang Explosion
June 15, 2021
With the world's highest markups, New Zealand is a top destination for meth. The impact of South American cartels and an Australian immigration law has led to bloody turf wars.
Toxic Mafias: Making Billions on our Trash
5. Toxic Mafias: Making Billions on our Trash
June 8, 2021
Mafias making billions on waste at a detrimental cost to local communities.
The Art World's Biggest Feud
4. The Art World's Biggest Feud
June 1, 2021
Deep dive into the secretive art world and explore how some of the world's masterpieces are caught up in a gigantic alleged fraud feud: The Bouvier Affair.
The World's Biggest Bank Robbery?
3. The World's Biggest Bank Robbery?
May 25, 2021
Two oligarch former owners of Ukraine's biggest bank stand accused of embezzling billions of dollars by means of fraudulent loans.
The Golden Meth Triangle
2. The Golden Meth Triangle
May 18, 2021
A coalition of Chinese Triads, a Myanmar insurgent army, Thai drug runners and Australian biker gangs use Thailand as a narcotics super highway.
The Albanian Mafia's International Cocaine Empire
1. The Albanian Mafia's International Cocaine Empire
May 11, 2021
A deadly alliance between the Albanian mafia and Colombia's biggest cocaine clan.
Description

Criminal Planet is a landmark eight-part series that reveals the latest trends in global crime and the increasingly complex, high-tech and wide-reaching challenges faced by law enforcement. The series explains underlying causes of global crime, hearing from victims, and profiles those on the cutting edge of enforcement who are seeking to break the criminal cycles that hurt our societies.

Criminal Planet is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on May 11, 2021.

Where to Watch Criminal Planet

Criminal Planet is available for streaming on the Vice website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Criminal Planet on demand at Philo, Viceland and Sling.

  • Premiere Date
    May 11, 2021