An 18-year-old girl (Kelly Hutchinson) brings molestation charges against her father (Brian Kerwin) after therapy uncovers repressed memories of abuse, despite his claims that the allegations are false.
Three people, unconnected except to cases that Detective Benson investigated, are found ritualistically murdered.
When a baby is kidnapped from a grocery store, detectives Benson and Stabler discover it is part of a black-marketing of infants.
Tutuola becomes personally involved in a case, when a friend's daughter becomes a fatal victim of sexual assault.
An estranged son and a former patient are the prime suspects in the murder of a prominent doctor and the rape of his wife.
Stabler pairs with a bitter cop (David Keith) to track a serial rapist/murderer who was recently released from prison.
Benson and Stabler enter the world of pornography when they investigate the shooting and rape of an Arkansas man.
The detectives believe a young Asian's assault has something to do with a rivalry between gangs, until a second victim turns up.
When a girl in foster care is found dead, the detectives probe her family connections in search of a motive and a murderer.
The investigation of a young woman's death reveals that she and other women were recently accused of a raping a male stripper.
An attacker rips a fetus from a woman's womb, launching the detectives on a frantic search in hope that the baby survived.
A boy, 6, is shot and then abandoned in an emergency room by his fearful mother, sending detectives in search of his missing family and the gunman.
Benson and Stabler have the gruesome task of identifying the remains of a man and woman who were stabbed in a park.
Detectives Benson and Fin are forced to team up to investigate a rape-murder case in which a police officer (guest star Michael O'Keefe) might be the prime suspect.
Detective Stabler races against time to determine if a convicted man on death row also murdered and raped another victim.
The upsetting discovery of a teenage network revolving around sex, drugs and booze raises alarms for the Stablers about their own daughter.
The detectives investigate a cellist's (Tamara Gorski) orchestra conductor (Michael Nader) after she is brutally attacked in her apartment.
Assistant DA Cabot jeopardizes the detectives' careers and her own when she exceeds legal limits to collect evidence against a serial child-abuser.
The detectives investigate the rape/murder of a woman whose stepfather is a judge (Keir Dullea) known for his harsh sentencing of sex offenders.
Benson and Stabler investigate two rapes that appear to have been committed by the same man; Mary Beth Hurt and Henry Winkler guest star.
An investigation into the sexual assault of a heroin addict (guest star Martha Plimpton) brings Benson and Stabler to the conclusion that the victim is withholding information to protect her mother and grandmother (guest stars Mary Steenburgen and Estelle Parsons). Judith Light also guest star.
The detectives investigate to determine whether a 22-year-old with Down syndrome is pregnant as a result of rape, as her mother contends.