Fin crosses international borders to catch a fugitive rapist; a political tug-of-war derails Barba's legal case; shocking allegations against Benson lead to the return of an old friend.
Rollins and Carisi suspect a woman's bizarre rape story is fabricated; Benson goes on the offensive when her personal life is scrutinized.
When a man is found castrated and left for dead, Rollins and Carisi uncover three female suspects who have possible motives; Langan gives devastating news to Benson.
A teenager disappears after schoolmates make her the subject of a vicious cyberbullying attack.
An old kidnapping case is reopened when a young woman is found wandering in Central Park; Carisi's conversation with a reporter puts him in hot water.
When a teenage girl is found dead, Rollins goes under cover at a high-end rehab center where the victim was last seen; Benson tries to overcome her doubts about Sheila.
Benson must disclose the secrets of her past to help a rape victim recall the details of one terrible, traumatic night.
The cops get tangled in an elaborate online hoax that leads to the rape of a popular social media star; Benson sets new ground rules with Sheila.
Emotions run high as the squad embarks on a frantic search for Benson's missing son.
The SVU investigates a case involving two students in a special needs school; Rollins discovers that one child's medical issues stem from a surprising source.
An airline pilot accuses her captain of sexual assault; Fin makes sure Benson is protected at work.
After a female pundit is assaulted during a protest, Benson and Barba struggle to put their political beliefs aside to help bring the attacker to justice.
When an infant goes missing, members of the SVU find themselves taking sides in a family's right-to-die court case; Barba's interference in the case puts the entire DA's office in jeopardy.
A doctor arrested for sexually abusing his patients is set free after Cassidy's testimony causes a mistrial.
Carisi opens a police investigation when his niece reports a classmate for sexual assault; Stone learns there are no perfect witnesses when it comes to sex crimes.
A girl's tragic death becomes a criminal case when a surgeon harvests her organs without parental consent.
When a student disappears during a school trip to New York, the cops race to find a mysterious masked man; Fin and Stone both get visits from family.
The SVU must break through military red tape when a soldier is suspected of sexual assault.
The search for an abducted woman and her young daughter leads Lt. Benson to cross paths with an old friend; Stone must make a tough decision on behalf of his sister.
Rollins races to rescue a girl being held captive by her father.
Fin investigates a man's claim that his sister was gang raped.
An Alzheimer's patient claims she was raped, but her illness casts doubt on the case; Fin's sergeant orders come in.
A young woman takes a man hostage at gunpoint; Benson makes an attempt to defuse the situation; the team discovers the shocking motive behind the abduction; Benson uncovers a criminal network prepared to silence anyone who gets in its way.
A young woman takes a man hostage at gunpoint; Benson makes an attempt to defuse the situation; the team discovers the shocking motive behind the abduction.