In episode one, filmmaker Joe Berlinger tells the story of Richard Glossip – a death row inmate who has nearly been executed three times, but maintains his innocence. Now his lawyers hunt down evidence that could exonerate him, before time runs out.
Episode two engages all of the viewpoints surrounding Richard Glossip’s case.
The confessed murderer claims Glossip forced him to kill. The detective who zeroed in on Glossip defends his investigation. But Glossip maintains his innocence.
Episode four delves into Oklahoma's history of botched executions. Glossip divulges his fear of suffering the same torturous fate as other inmates have, and forensic accountant Pam Kerr casts doubt on the charge that Glossip had embezzled money.
17-year-old Casey Crowder vanished early one Sunday morning after her car ran out of gas outside of Dumas, Arkansas. With no leads and no witnesses, investigators are desperate to find any CCTV cameras that can lead them to the missing teen.
One unsolved homicide has followed Demery for his entire life. That case helped build the foundation for his brightest ambitions and haunted his worst nightmares. 4X years after the fact, he decided to solve that one case - the murder of his mother.
A couple who tragically lost their son are thrilled when a family with two boys moves in across the street. But the relationship soon sours, engulfing all of them in conflict, accusation, and finally a deadly shooting.
We've all heard of John Doe. This is the case of Angel Doe - a little girl found dead in a ditch near the Houston Bayou, that no one has reported missing. Investigator Clarence Douglas promises he won't neglect her in death, like she was in life.
When landowner Jeff Brisebois is found shot to the head in the bedroom of his Hawaii plantation home, police uncover angry neighbors, disgruntled tenants, estranged family members -- and soon find themselves with an island full of suspects.
When 21-year-old Erica Vassell disappears after a Super Bowl party in Clewiston, Florida, the town launches an immediate search. But when her brutally murdered body is discovered days later, everyone in the tiny glades town is left in shock and fear.
The Long Branch Saloon is the local hangout for most everyone in the small town of Poteau, Oklahoma. That is until its beloved proprietor goes missing, leaving behind a splatter of blood and many unanswered questions.
20-year old Bear Diaz has diabetes, leaving him weak and vulnerable. When he vanishes in the night with his TV, backpack and cash, investigators must consider foul play. Then Skylar Tosic disappears, leaving people wondering if the cases are linked.
In Texas, teenaged brothers John and Michael Arena are locked up for sexually assaulting on their young cousins, a crime they say they didn't commit. When new evidence emerges, they fight to clear their names. Is it enough to prove their innocence?