Crime Shows

Great Crimes and Trials

Great Crimes and Trials

Discover the extraordinary stories behind the greatest crimes and trials in recent memory. The true stories have been carefully researched and reconstructed with actual archival footage of cases that have become almost legendary in the annals of crime and forensics.
26 Episodes
Via Vision
Tough Nuts

Tough Nuts

This explosive series blows the lid off Australia's criminal underworld and reveals the real story behind what made and shaped the most notorious figures in Australian criminal history.
16 Episodes
The Full Box
The Mafia's Greatest Hits

The Mafia's Greatest Hits

The Mafia's Greatest Hits uncovers the extraordinary truth behind some of the Mafia's most notorious killers and reveals how the FBI and the forces of law and order took on organised crime and ultimately brought it down.
13 Episodes
Via Vision
Five Days To Midnight

Five Days To Midnight

It's all the evidence that's left of a murder victim: the detailed police file, the bullet that killed him... and most important, the grisly photographs of the crime scene. There's just one thing wrong with this picture... the victim is still alive.
5 Episodes
Reel
The Kangaroo Gang

The Kangaroo Gang

Narrated by Barry Humphries, the dramatised documentary tells the true story of a brazen band of Aussie thieves who moved to London in the 60s and ran riot, pulling off the most daring heists that Scotland Yard had ever seen.
3 Episodes
The Full Box
Australia on Trial

Australia on Trial

Through the prism of three of the most sensational trials of the 19th Century, Australia on Trial examines pivotal social battles that changed the fabric of Australian society.
3 Episodes
ABC
The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson

The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson

Roger Rogerson was a tough cop in a tough town. Just what was needed many would say. This 2011 portrayal of his life provides a unique insight into Sydney's underworld, the characters, crimes and the key events that spanned his career as one of the city's most feared law enforcers.
2 Episodes
Reel
Fight Science

Fight Science

Prepare to go beyond the dojo of pure-style martial arts and explore five new realms of combat. Fight Science brings a selection of nature's best athletes into the lab, to determine the limits of human fighting ability.
1 Episode
Reel
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
1 Episode
VPRO
Unreported World

Unreported World

Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivalled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.
1 Episode
Passion

Crime Episodes

Police shut down Johannesburg tavern over coronavirus fears

Police shut down Johannesburg tavern over coronavirus fears

In footage that started circulating last night, police can be seen shutting down a tavern in inner Johannesburg, after the venue was in contravention of the ban on serving and drinking alcohol after 6pm imposed by President Cyril Ramaphosa.
The Citizen
The Big Surprise

The Big Surprise

A disagreement at a construction site escalates and the guys try to resolve the situation. The team plans to trap the suspects in a tunnel and flush them out like rats. It’s one of the guys, which ends with a bang!
41mins
TVF Media
Missing

Missing

Dave is desperately searching for a missing child and time is of the essence. The team responds to a silent alarm at building complex, how will Trevor handle his first robbery call?
41mins
TVF Media
Icing on the Top

Icing on the Top

The team find a very unusual character residing in one of the complexes they protect. A suspect is caught red handed breaking into a bottle store and makes a run for it... A suspicious car leaves one of the guys feeling a little embarrassed.
39mins
TVF Media
Birds of a Feather

Birds of a Feather

We get an introduction to the NightGuard team and find out how the family business is run. Finding a stolen car leads to an intense car chase that sees the guys hot on the suspects’ heels. Will they catch him?
43mins
TVF Media
Attention To Detail

Attention To Detail

This episode highlights cases in which the sharp eyes of an investigator has spotted a single critical detail – along with those cases in which there’s been many thousands of pieces of evidence painstakingly pieced-together to secure a conviction.
44mins
TVF Media
Teamwork

Teamwork

No case is cracked alone – the detectives must pull-together as a team to uncover the truth. Teamwork explores the ever-increasingly complexity of the team brought to bear on a big case.
45mins
TVF Media
Awakening the Giant

Awakening the Giant

One of the Night Guard team is attacked and awaits urgent back up. A group of local youngsters have a party in an abandoned building, which gets out of hand. Moolie responds to a disturbance at a local bar where things begin to escalate.
43mins
TVF Media
Telling Tales

Telling Tales

For the detectives, communication is always key – talking, listening, and asking questions… Telling Tales features cases that showcase the detectives’ communication skills. To be able to converse at every level of society – to strike a rapport wit
44mins
TVF Media
Pimps

Pimps

The sex industry has been a major moneymaker for countless generations. Profiting from the trade are the pimps who earn their share illegally by enticing women into organised prostitution rings.
24mins
TVF Media
Gambling Gangsters

Gambling Gangsters

High-rollers, match fixers and gangsters. Illegal gambling rings profit in the millions, taking exorbitant bets, running underground casinos, even fixing professional baseball games.
26mins
TVF Media
Loan Sharks

Loan Sharks

Offering easy money with a quick loan, thousands in cash, no questions asked. But when a borrower can’t keep up with the payment terms, loan sharks strike mercilessly.
23mins
TVF Media
Assassins

Assassins

Hired killers operate in organised networks in the gun-savvy capital of Philippines. As the bullets fly, gang wars rage in the streets while cops are gunned down and politicians fear for their lives.
24mins
TVF Media
Pirates

Pirates

Marauders of the high seas. Outlaws of the ocean. They've been called many things, but these modern-day pirates are nothing like their storybook depictions. These are Southeast Asian pirates that are not to be trifled with.
24mins
TVF Media
Human Traffickers

Human Traffickers

We zoom in on Southeast Asian hotspots spanning Cambodia, Thailand and Malaysia where illegal dealers, helpless victims and fierce authorities reveal true accounts of this intricate crime world.
23mins
TVF Media
Drug Dealers

Drug Dealers

Police estimate that 1.7 million people in the Philippines are addicted to drugs. Meet the real drug dealers and longtime addicts who are tangled in this lucrative underground trade, monitored closely by undercover agents.
24mins
TVF Media
Child Sex Bandits

Child Sex Bandits

Sexual predators of children are among the most heinous criminals in the world. We go deep into this vile underground industry and document real life accounts of shocking stories from victims of child sex exploitation.
24mins
TVF Media
Drug trafficking on the rise via OR Tambo airport

Drug trafficking on the rise via OR Tambo airport

Several international airports are seeing an unprecedented rise in drug trafficking via OR Tambo airport.
4mins
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The Citizen
Traffic officer allegedly steals cellphone

Traffic officer allegedly steals cellphone

A Road Traffic Inspectorate (RTI) officer is under investigation after CCTV footage appears to implicate him in the theft of a cellphone at a fast food outlet, the Kwazulu-Natal transport department says.
30secs
The Citizen
Do you know this alleged hijacker?

Do you know this alleged hijacker?

Dashcam footage released this week shows an alleged hijacker caught in the act at the Lamontville offramp on South Coast Road in KwaZulu-Natal. Crime fighter Yusuf Abramjee has called on the public to help identify the alleged culprit.
1min
The Citizen
CCTV footage released of Cape Town Metrorail train arson suspects

CCTV footage released of Cape Town Metrorail train arson suspects

Metrorail has released footage captured on CCTV of two of the men wanted for the fires which recently effectively crippled Cape Town's rail network.
1min
The Citizen
Fashion designer attacked after fender bender in Johannesburg

Fashion designer attacked after fender bender in Johannesburg

PLEASE NOTE STRONG LANGUAGE IN VIDEO. Fabrice Moyo, the African fashion designer known and retailing as Franc Elis, was allegedly attacked in a fender bender road rage incident on Friday in Johannesburg.
1min
The Citizen
Two shot dead by sailor at Pearl Harbour base

Two shot dead by sailor at Pearl Harbour base

A gunman opened fire at Hawaii's Pearl Harbor military base on Wednesday, killing two and injuring another before fatally shooting himself, three days before the anniversary of Japan's 1941 attack of Pearl Harbor during World War Two.
1min
Reuters
High Times and Lowlifes

High Times and Lowlifes

While drug dealers never sleep and the drug of choice changes over time, the demand for getting high does not.
44mins
TVF Media
The Business of Crime

The Business of Crime

The cases featured in The Business of Crime pinpoint the depths detectives must go to get the result society needs. Criminals who truly believe they are untouchable – and the detectives must prove them wrong.
44mins
TVF Media
10 shot, 4 killed at California backyard party

10 shot, 4 killed at California backyard party

Ten people were shot and four of them were killed Sunday at a party in Fresno, California when suspects sneaked into a backyard gathering and fired into the crowd, police said.
1min
Associated Press
Stranger than Fiction: The Nanny Killers

Stranger than Fiction: The Nanny Killers

The murder of au-pair Sophie Lionnet by her employers made headlines all over the world. It was a case that seemed too unbelievable to be true. We attempt to answer the question that will forever haunt her grieving parents: how could this happen?
55mins
Java Films
Baby Boss: Italy’s New Face of Terror

Baby Boss: Italy’s New Face of Terror

After the arrests of the Mafia godfathers, Italy hoped it had put an end to organized crime. Instead, the old guard have been replaced by the 'Baby Bosses'. These youngsters do not respect the old rules. The slightest provocation can lead to carnage.
53mins
Java Films
The Interrogation

The Interrogation

Why would someone confess to a crime they didn't commit? We hear from the men and women who have spent more than 20 years in prison for crimes they did not commit. They tell us about that moment when their lives changed forever.
70mins
Java Films
Staying Safe in Mexico

Staying Safe in Mexico

Speaking to a drug dealer, a police officer and locals at the market, World Nomad Patrick Abboud gets tips and advice on staying safe when traveling around Mexico. He also meets travelers who echo the message from many locals that Mexico, includin...
4mins
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World Nomads
British pair Paul O'Shaughnessy and Lee Cuthbert describe Sydney knife drama

British pair Paul O'Shaughnessy and Lee Cuthbert describe Sydney knife drama

British pair Paul O'Shaughnessy and Lee Cuthbert describe Sydney knife drama
4mins
The Guardian
'They just eliminate us': Are Kenya's police getting away with murder?

'They just eliminate us': Are Kenya's police getting away with murder?

Promising student Carliton Maina was shot by the police in Nairobi. His mother believes he was murdered.
13mins
The Guardian
One man's fight to get knives off the streets of London – video

One man's fight to get knives off the streets of London – video

Shocked by a series of stabbings in his area of east London, Courtney Barrett set up his own knife amnesty in an effort to get blades off the streets.
6mins
The Guardian
Twenty two arrested in India in three rape cases

Twenty two arrested in India in three rape cases

Police arrest 22 people in eastern India in three separate rape cases involving teenage girls as grisly new attacks against women come to light despite tougher penalties.
1min
Reuters
Charged and Disbarred - Part 13

Charged and Disbarred - Part 13

Ken Anderson was appointed to the court in 2002 by Governor Rick Perry. He resigned from his position on September 23, 2013 after he was arrested for withholding exculpatory evidence
30mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 12

Charged and Disbarred - Part 12

Anthony "Tony" Scott Wood was given 10 years in 2012 for stealing millions from clients by forging documents and making fraudulent loans.
28mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 11

Charged and Disbarred - Part 11

Neal Landers, 46, of Duluth, Georgia, was sentenced to two years and three months in prison for using funds taken from real estate transactions he oversaw
29mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 1

Charged and Disbarred - Part 1

Robert Greenleaf is a disbarred Maryland attorney who solicited for sexual acts
29mins
Crime, ,
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 3

Charged and Disbarred - Part 3

Bradley Slowgrove, former barrister for an accused Serbian war criminal, has been struck off for attempting to intimidate a magistrate
28mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 4

Charged and Disbarred - Part 4

James J. Hennessey Jr. is a disbarred lawyer from Albany who viciously and repeatedly attacked his African American neighbors
30mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 8

Charged and Disbarred - Part 8

Donald Carlton Gibson repeatedly lied to his clients about their cases and funds while stealing checks
30mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 9

Charged and Disbarred - Part 9

Tim Durham was the attorney and CEO of a financial institution who deliberately mislead investors
30mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 7

Charged and Disbarred - Part 7

Marc Stuart Dreier, is a former American lawyer who was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison
30mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 6

Charged and Disbarred - Part 6

Sylvia Stolz is a German lawyer convicted of denying the Holocaust.
30mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 5

Charged and Disbarred - Part 5

A closer look at the infamous scandals that led to the disbarments of the 37th & 42nd Unites States presidents.
30mins
Escapade
Charged and Disbarred - Part 2

Charged and Disbarred - Part 2

This once respected law firm partner lost it all when was caught stealing over 1.2 million from his law firm to finance his mistress' lavish lifestyle.
29mins
Escapade
Jury selection changes part of feds planned justice reforms

Jury selection changes part of feds planned justice reforms

Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould says new legislation aimed at overhauling the justice system proposes changes to make juries "more representative" of the population, and to increase penalties for intimate partner violence.
2149mins
Canadian Press
Ontario premier urges police and Pride Toronto to mend relationship

Ontario premier urges police and Pride Toronto to mend relationship

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says she hopes Pride Toronto and police can rebuild their "strained relationship." Pride Toronto asked the city's police service not to march in its annual parade.
733mins
Canadian Press