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Set in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Appalachia, "Southern Justice" documents -- in a cinema verite fashion -- the work of law enforcement agencies in Sullivan County, Tenn., and Ashe County, N.C. With a combined population of fewer than 200,000, both small counties have their local charm, but they also have their share of hardships. Methamphetamine, prescription drugs, and alcohol play a role in a large portion of local crimes. Incorporating a shared philosophy best described as"Andy Griffith in the 21st century," the sheriffs and their deputies are tasked with protecting these unique, close-knit communities, and they often must use a mixture of action and compassion. And if a peaceful solution proves impossible, both agencies are ready with SWAT teams to handle the most violent situations.

Latest episodes

aired 52 days ago
Sullivan County apprehends drug dealers they've been tracking; Ashe County busts a meth lab.
aired 52 days ago
Dealing with repeat offenders who have multiple DUIs, assaults and shootings.
aired 52 days ago
Deputies enter the densely forested area of Brown Hollow to search for a suspected drug offender, where the manhunt is like looking for a needle in a haystack.
aired 52 days ago
Sullivan County Deputy Burk "Bloodhound Murray" sets a trap for a notorious drug dealer.
aired 151 days ago
Deputies in Sullivan County, Tenn., and Ashe County, N.C., track down the culprits of local thefts.
aired 152 days ago
Deputies in Sullivan County, TN and Ashe County, NC hunt down some of their most wanted fugitives.
aired 152 days ago
Deputies deal with multiple domestic violence calls, stumbling across a wanted drug dealer in the process; summer approaches.
aired 158 days ago
A countrywide hunt for a convicted felon in Sullivan County, Tenn. is lead by officers Travis Jackson and Jason Hite.
aired 159 days ago
Eighty percent of inmates in Sullivan and Ashe County are incarcerated for drug and alcohol crimes.
aired 159 days ago
Sullivan County and Ashe County deputies track criminals while hunters track deer.
aired 166 days ago
The hunt for a couple of alleged thieves on Sullivan County's most wanted list begins.
aired 166 days ago
Three pharmacies are robbed of prescription painkillers within ten days. Sheriff's deputies and detectives attempt to determine if a single suspect is responsible.
aired 166 days ago
Searching Sullivan County, Tenn., for a woman with a rap sheet who is now wanted for a string of household burglaries.
aired 173 days ago
Deputies in Sullivan County, Tenn., think they've seen it all until a dispatch call comes in to corral a donkey on the loose in the streets.
aired 173 days ago
A knife fight breaks out in Ashe County; Sullivan County deputies hunt a wanted fugitive.
aired 173 days ago
A man wanted for meth manufacturing and distribution; the son of a man who has been arrested more than 20 times; creek-diving to capture a man resisting arrest.
aired 306 days ago
Deputies and the narcotics team raid a suspected residential methamphetamine lab in Sullivan County, Tennessee.
aired 306 days ago
Deputies attempt to bust an alleged drug dealer in Ashe County, N.C., while a deputy acts on a tip that residents may be cooking and using methamphetamine in Sullivan County, Tenn.
aired 313 days ago
Deputies and detectives conduct a manhunt in Sullivan County, Tennessee, after a man in his 20s stands accused of raping a woman in her 70s.
aired 313 days ago
The officers of Sullivan County and Ashe County talk a suicidal man out of harming himself.
aired 326 days ago
Deputies are kept busy with manhunts and cows on the run.

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