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Investigation Discovery's true-crime storytelling is often rooted in its award-winning visuals, but it's audio from actual 911 calls that sets the tone in "Murder Calls." Each hourlong episode tracks a criminal investigation in which detectives must decipher the contents and subtext of an emergency call. As the case moves forward, the 911 audio ultimately leads investigators to the truth.

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Two distraught women call 911 when they discover their sister brutally murdered; soon, detectives uncover a stunning surprise and struggle to find a killer whose self-hatred drove him to commit the ultimate crime in a precedent-setting case.
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A terrified neighbor calls 911 after witnessing a young mother being gunned down in her driveway; police work to uncover a complex conspiracy that ripped the loving mother from her three children, just to keep dark secrets hidden.
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Police in two cities receive a series of bizarre 911 calls from a serial killer confessing his crimes; the man becomes known as the Weepy Voiced Killer due to his strange, whining voice.
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A dying man calls 911 to say he's been shot in the heart and his son has been shot dead; after the shooter escapes into the night, the detectives must navigate a complex group of suspects to uncover a tangled web of rage and revenge.
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Calling 911, a woman whispers that intruders broke into her home, bound her and her son and attacked her husband; police arrive to find the husband dead and the killers gone; investigators struggle to expose the twisted mastermind behind the crime.
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With the help of a neighbor, an injured woman calls 911 saying an intruder broke into her boyfriend's home and shot them both; police respond to find the boyfriend executed; they must decipher strange evidence left behind to identify the killer.
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Church parishioners call 911 when they find their priest stabbed to death, then police uncover an earlier 911 call made by the priest himself and track a missing cell phone to find his killer.
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A man calls 911 screaming for help but is too terrified to give his address, and police scramble to find him; as detectives investigate, they uncover a shocking tale of torture and revenge that demonstrates the deadliness of unrequited love.
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A man calls 911 to report he's on the telephone with his girlfriend who's in trouble; when police respond, the door is answered by the woman's two frightened sons, and she has been severely beaten.
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A panicked woman calls 911 to say a stranger forced his way into her home and shot her boyfriend in front of their children; detectives untangle a twisted web of jealousy to find out who killed this young father and why.
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A frantic woman calls 911 when she finds her husband shot to death; the investigation reveals allegations of harassment from the victim's ex-lover and eventually uncovers a complex trail of deceit, in a murder that was years in the making.
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When a young woman is shot dead in front of her son, horrified witnesses call 911 and describe the shooter as a slender man who disappeared into nearby trees; though clues are scarce, investigators finally uncover the killer's shocking identity.
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A woman calls 911 to say she's found her son unconscious in his home; when police arrive, they realize he's dead; the victim's hands are bound, and he's been strangled; at first, it seems like a burglary gone bad, but police soon discover otherwise.
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A terrified woman tries to give police clues in a harrowing call, then police find her body in the river, and they discover a stomach-churning truth about a killer who's been a predator for years.
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A man calls 911 claiming he found his ex-girlfriend dead, but his behavior on the call leads police to wonder if he could be involved; investigators gather evidence to convict a killer whose unchecked rage left a young son motherless.
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After a doctor is shot at his ranch during a chaotic assault, investigators follow a trail of vehicles, surveillance footage and telephone records to discover a plan hatched by a band of brothers.
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A frantic woman calls 911 saying an intruder just entered her home and shot her husband; when a local fire chief dies from his injuries, first responders work tirelessly to find out who killed one of their own.
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A traumatized man calls 911 after seeing his friend shot and killed right before his eyes; with a surprisingly long list of suspects, investigators must sort through layers of lies, jealousy and mistrust to uncover the shooter.
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A woman returns home to find her husband unconscious and bleeding on the floor of their horse barn; a 911 operator coaches her through CPR, but it's too late, and police later use the call itself to find clues to a plot to kill a beloved father.
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Calling 911, a young father gasps that he has accidentally shot himself while working on a farm, then police hear a second shot on the line while racing to find him.
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In a distressing 911 call, a woman reports someone is breaking into her home, then the dispatcher hears a scream and a gunshot; investigators soon connect the case to a previous home invasion and race to solve the crimes.

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