An ex-convict who sexually assaulted prostitutes appears to have been killed by a would-be victim, then another homicide suggests the woman may be a manipulative serial killer.
When a corporate mogul is found murdered, evidence points to his son, whom the detectives suspect was seduced by his stepmother.
Detectives hunt for the sadist who tortured a senile old woman (Jane Powell), investigating her nursing home, as well as her scheming son (Jay Thomas).
The detectives launch a search for a serial killer who raped and murdered two women in Central Park. Michael Gross guest stars.
Benson and Stabler clash with an assistant U.S. attorney (Pam Grier) when their rape victim and their prime suspect disappear into witness protection.
The death of a boy and his abusive guardian leads the detectives to a travel agency specializing in exotic trips for sexual predators.
Benson and Stabler begin hunting for a serial pedophile after a 5-year-old girl's decomposed body is found in the trash.
Detectives Benson and Stabler hunt for the fiend who raped and impregnated a comatose patient; the trail leads them to a doctor (Bruce Davison) whose stem cell research is funded by a billionaire with Parkinson's disease.
The detectives track down two junior-high students in connection with the rape and murder of a cancer patient who's been growing marijuana in her apartment.
A 15-year-old rape victim steps off of a subway platform, and two suspects in the case admit to being sexually involved with the girl's mother.
Benson and Stabler are joined by Briscoe (Jerry Orbach) and Green (Jesse L. Martin) when a 6-year-old shooting victim tests positive for a sexually transmitted disease.
The death of a baby leads the detectives to a smuggling operation that hides cocaine in baby formula.
A drug dealer dies in jail after being beaten and sexually assaulted.
Alexandra Cabot questions a pediatrician (Judd Hirsch) about a dead baby found in a cooler in the East River.
Stabler hunts for a missing 14-year-old girl who may have been abducted by a foreign child pornographer.
Detectives Benson and Stabler look for a killer with a foot fetish.
Detectives investigate the apparent suicide of a 20-year-old woman who jumped from the balcony of a prominent family's home.
A young boy witnesses the brutal sexual assault and murder of his mother.
When an 8-year-old beauty queen's body is found in a suitcase on a Manhattan bus, detectives hunt for a pedophile with a fetish for pageants.
Detectives hunt for a suspect with an ax to grind when an engagement party ends in a quadruple homicide.
A female party-goer claims self-defense after killing her attacker.
A man (Fred Savage) accused of rape becomes a formidable opponent when he decides to handle his own defense.
Evidence points to an angry ex-boyfriend when a cocktail waitress is murdered outside a popular nightspot.
A murdered 14-year-old girl leads the detectives to a prominent physician who specializes in reproduction therapy.