Stabler's daughter bears witness to a horrific crime scene; the internal investigation into the psyches of the SVU detectives yields interesting results.
The vicious assault of an Afghan diplomat's daughter uncovers clues that may suggest ancient traditions justify "honor killings" when a child goes against time-honored values.
A sexual assault victim (guest star Tracy Pollan) helps detectives investigate the activities of a rape suspect (guest star Neil Maffin).
An abused 7-year-old girl lies comatose while Benson and Stabler try to figure out which member of her dysfunctional family is responsible for her state.
The shooting death of a school student by a 7-year-old classmate leads to new information on an unsolved slaying.
The question of patients' rights surfaces when a mentally ill man electing not to take his medication is a suspect in the stabbing death of psychiatric doctoral student.
The truth behind the alleged rape of a woman by her police officer husband comes to light when a history of domestic abuse is uncovered.
The detectives probe the backgrounds of the family of a 17-year-old girl who was raped during a hotel-opening gala.
When a young gymnast is found murdered, Detectives Benson and Stabler investigate both her demanding coach and a wealthy benefactor.
An investigation into an alleged date-rape involving GHB on a college campus is discouraged by members of the administration and students at the school.
The detectives investigate the celebrity parents of a boy who killed himself by running into oncoming traffic.
A case involving the rape and murder of a teacher hits a snag after the woman's illicit sexual history is exposed.
A cop-turned-activist (Eric Roberts) becomes a suspect in the killings of several rapists who were recently paroled.
The rape of a veteran police officer is first linked to her ex-husband's gambling debts, and then to her fellow officers.
When a 7-year-old girl escapes from her rapist, detectives Benson and Stabler begin an intensive search for the predator.
Benson and Stabler take over the search for a runaway girl and are led to an underground rave culture that caters to wayward teens.
The beating of a young man uncovers a dangerous male escort service where the boss may have reasons for sending her staff on potentially deadly dates.
The details of a kidnapping are similar to a series of rapes and murders that may link the crime to a serial killer.
When the detectives investigate the death of a Romanian immigrant, suspicions surface that she is alive and masquerading as her twin.
The murder of a software company employee leads Benson and Stabler to a fired co-worker who may have a horrifying motive for the slaying.