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Veteran journalist Paula Zahn steps out of the studio and into the field to unravel criminal investigations, tracking the drama of each story by featuring the opinions of those closest to the case, including law enforcement officials, the families of the victims and the incarcerated, lawyers from both sides, and first-time TV interviews with convicted murderers.

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While searching for a missing mother, police discover evidence that puts them on the trail of a deadly sexual predator.
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When a young woman is found shot to death in her home, police are baffled; then a cryptic letter from a mysterious source sends the investigation down a twisting road to the truth.
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A 16-year-old girl disappears on her way to visit friends; as police retrace her last known movements, they uncover evidence she may have been kidnapped by an international human trafficking ring.
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A young mother is viciously stabbed in broad daylight, and her final words may provide police with the key to catching her killer.
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A young woman's body is found in the ashes of a fire.
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When a young teacher is murdered in her home, police must rely on the eyewitness testimony of a young neighbor who saw her killer lurking outside her window.
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A young girl disappears on her way home from school, and the police investigate a series of terrifying calls her family received before she went missing.
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A young woman's body is found at a popular campsite in the Rocky Mountains, marking the beginning of a terrifying murder mystery.
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After Michael Brinkman is murdered in his home, police must figure out why the two masked home invaders stole nothing and left a series of strange clues at the crime scene.
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A beloved grandmother is savagely murdered during a life-and-death struggle; a family secret may be the key to bringing her heartless killer to justice.
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Police find a young woman who has been run over by her own car, marking the beginning of a terrifying murder mystery.
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A college student disappears in broad daylight after an afternoon of sunbathing at a busy lake; the mystery deepens when her wallet is found along with personal items belonging to another victim of a violent crime.
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When a young woman's car is found abandoned on a bridge, police must consider three possibilities, including suicide, foul play and an intentional disappearance.
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An elected community official is found stabbed to death in his Washington, D.C., home.
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After an FBI agent's daughter disappears from an airport parking lot, law enforcement officers from across the country rally to help; however, the case quickly evolves into one of the bureau's most difficult and heartbreaking homicide investigations.
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A beloved detective is killed during a shootout at a downtown Atlanta hotel; his fellow officers, including his son, strive to bring the two shooters to justice.
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A young schoolteacher is savagely murdered in the doorway of her own home.
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An unlikely pair of investigators strive to solve Elaine Fogle's murder after the case goes cold for four decades.
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After a U.S. Air Force major is found beaten to death just outside his home, police wonder whether the crime was a random act of violence or related to his top-secret job at a nearby military base.
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After Wendi Brant, 45, is found murdered at her horse ranch, investigators study the crime scene and realize that Brant must've been killed by someone she knew and trusted.
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Police uncover a trail of terrifying clues while investigating a couple's disappearance; they come to suspect that the couple has fallen victim to a carefully laid trap in the classified pages of the newspaper.

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