Watch Killer Instinct with Chris Hansen

Many people are familiar with Chris Hansen, an investigative reporter who has been featured on Dateline, and his To Catch a Predator series. His reporting has been featured on NBC. Chris Hansen has taken his investigative reporting to a new level with his ID channel's Killer Instinct.

Hansen follows a number of cases that were in the headlines. One of Hansen's first cases was on Anthony Sowell the Cleveland Serial Killer who killed several. Hansen interviews a neighbor who had noticed a foul smell coming from the home.

Hansen also interviews serial killers on the show and asks them their reasons for committing some of the various crimes they are charged with committing.

Mondays at 10:00 pm on Investigation Discovery
3 Seasons, 30 Episodes
August 17, 2015
Reality
7.8/10
Cast: Chris Hansen, Joseph Fisher, Ralph Smith, Reyjeane Haroun
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Killer Instinct with Chris Hansen Full Episode Guide

  • The body of Daavid Campbell is found tortured, strangled, and floating in a pond in Illinois. Chris Hansen explores three motives for the murder: love, money, and revenge. Soon, they reveal the horrifying and shocking truth.

  • The mysterious death of an antiques dealer in Henrico, Virginia leads detectives on a case that would span nearly 20 years. Chris Hansen follows a twisting trail of forensic evidence, potential suspects, and multiple confessions to find the killer.

  • The tragic 1999 disappearance investigation of Hannah Hill in in Akron, Ohio spans nearly 13 years before her family gets justice. Chris Hansen discovers it was a heart-breaking case of a young woman's trust - betrayed.

  • The body of 20-year-old Sophia Arnold is found on the banks of the Mississippi River; police interview two men whose stories don't match up; Chris Hansen strives to discover which suspect murdered Arnold and why.

  • After being terrorized and threatened by a friend's partner, Susan Bauer is found murdered in her own home. It appears to be an open-and-shut case for detectives. Chris Hansen discovers, however, there is much more to this story than first meets the eye.

  • Detectives reveal four suspects in poker club owner Paul Horn's shooting murder; Chris Hansen investigates which one took the ultimate gamble and pulled the trigger.

  • College senior Susannah Chase gets attacked yards from her home just a few days before Christmas; Chris Hansen travels to Boulder, Colo., to discover the shocking truth behind her murder.

  • Detectives searching for wealthy scientist Walter Sartory believe someone kidnapped him to ransom him for his fortunes; Chris Hansen discovers investigators were in a race against time to find Walter before it was too late.

  • The brutal shooting of Stephen Perret looks like a mob hit, and police have little evidence, but soon discover Stephen made a call just before he was murdered; Chris tracks down the person Stephen called, who reveals the identity of his killer.

  • Tammy Tatum gets brutally murdered right near her one-year-old daughter, Sadie; now 24, Sadie reveals to Chris Hansen the shocking truth -- that the killer was someone she knew her entire life.

  • In Taunton, Mass., Jimmy Madonna finds his father, James, shot to death in his vehicle at an industrial park on the day before Thanksgiving.

  • Suffering from mental disabilities, Josh Bailey carves out a decent life for himself, then he disappears, leading his parents to fear he's fallen in with the wrong crowd; Chris Hansen travels to Chapel Hill, N.C., to uncover the true story.

  • In St. Augustine, Florida, Jesse Whitley is a petty crook who drives away on a stormy night, never to come back, then his body is located floating in the St. Johns River.

  • The 1998 vanishing of a Texas teen who was left home alone over a holiday weekend is examined.

  • The 2009 killing of Yale University medical researcher Annie Le is reviewed.

  • A Topeka, Kan., pair planning to marry are found shot to death in their bed by their parents.

  • The case of a young mom who vanished with her 3-month-old child. The police eventually discovered her car, a discarded infant seat and a dead body burned beyond recognition.

  • Florida retiree Jean Schwarzkopf is a woman of means who enjoys the company of younger men, then she is found murdered in her own home.

  • The homicide of a drag queen by an intruder at a friend's home is examined.

  • The vanishing of a young lady who was headed home from a July 4th celebration is investigated in the Season 2 opening.

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