When a young boy is found alone in Central Park, the search for his parents leads to evidence of a planned mass-casualty event in the city; the SVU works with the joint-terrorism task force to identify the suspects and the motive.
One day after a convicted rapist is exonerated by DNA evidence, a shocking new crime forces Fin and the team to search for the whereabouts of the man again.
When a man uses a false identity to lure a vulnerable married woman to bed, Barba thinks the evidence amounts to rape.
A sexually assaulted athlete's secret double life could destroy her Olympic career and ruin the case against her attacker; Rollins' sister is released from prison on parole.
When a sergeant's son is accused of rape, Benson is put in a difficult position and forced to make a choice between loyalty and duty.
The detectives interrogate the CEO of a recording company and his protégé for their involvement in an assault on a transgender student.
A woman who is sexually assaulted by a masked man believes her attacker is the same man who was jailed for stalking her; Tucker thinks about retirement and a future with Benson.
The case of a 6-year-old boy who disappeared from his bed in the midst of his mother's wild, drug-fueled party causes Benson to think about her own role as a mother.
The powerful family behind a retail empire defends one of its own from a bartender's rape accusation.
After a teen uses a rifle to stop an assault on his mother, he learns the perpetrator of the assault is someone he knows.
The SVU begins investigating members of a top youth hockey team after a savage hazing takes place in a locker room.
Fin revisits his military roots to help a fellow Army Ranger who is struggling to recover from a sexual assault.
An investigation hits a nerve with Benson when a suspect claims his genetic makeup causes him to commit rape.
A top-level investment banker accuses her billionaire client of rape.
A man under investigation for rape and murder threatens to expose the secrets of those who are working on the case.
Benson and Barba ask witnesses to risk their jobs after a news anchor makes an on-air accusation of rape against her boss.
The investigation of a congressman falsely accused of soliciting underage girls leads the SVU to a sex trafficking ring; Benson and Rollins are the targets of a salacious website.
The SVU investigates when a woman claims a charismatic spiritual healer used hypnosis to incapacitate her and assault her.
After a young woman is raped by a member of her church group, Barba argues that the First Amendment doesn't entitle a person to break the law.
When a crucial witness in the case of a fatal hate crime against a Muslim family is deported, Barba must drop the charges against a suspect, resulting in rising tensions between communities on either side of the case.
A hate crime against a Muslim family results in the death of their daughter; as public protests escalate to violence, Benson goes to great lengths to make an arrest.