Season 36

Episode Guide

The Fenn Treasure

S36 E48
May 26, 2024
Millionaire Forrest Fenn hid a gold-filled chest somewhere in the Rockies and wrote a poem with cryptic clues. Tens of thousands searched for it and five people died trying. A story of obsession. "CBS Mornings" co-host Tony Dokoupil reports for "48 Hours."

The Circleville Letters

S36 E47
May 26, 2024
An anonymous letter writer threatens to expose a town’s rumored secrets. Is anyone safe? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

The Puzzling Death of Susann Sills

S36 E46
May 19, 2024
The wife of a fertility doctor is found dead at the bottom of a staircase. Did her dogs play a role in her death or was the scene staged to cover a murder? "48 Hours" correspondent Tracy Smith reports.

The Day My Mother Vanished

S36 E45
May 12, 2024
When her mother disappears, 7-year-old Nicki Bates begins a lifelong search to find her and bring her killer to justice. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

A Stabbing in Colts Neck

S36 E44
May 12, 2024
A woman outwits a young stranger who attacked her in her own home. What will it take to find him? "48 Hours" contributor Jim Axelrod reports.

The Detective's Wife

S36 E43
May 5, 2024
Police investigate one of their own when a detective becomes a suspect in the shooting death of his wife. "48 Hours" contributor Nikki Battiste reports.

Kristen Trickle: Autopsy of the Mind

S36 E42
Apr 28, 2024
A Kansas woman is found dying from a gunshot wound. Evidence at the scene doesn’t add up, so a prosecutor gets creative. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

The Case of the Poison Cheesecake

S36 E41
Apr 28, 2024
Viktoria Nasyrova is accused of using cheesecake as a murder weapon. Her motive was to steal the identity of Olga, who looks a lot like her. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

Death by Eye Drops

S36 E40
Apr 21, 2024
A caregiver is accused of poisoning her friend with eye drops. She says investigators got it wrong. "48 Hours" contributor Jericka Duncan reports.

The Disappearance of Maddi Kingsbury

S36 E39
Apr 14, 2024
When a young Minnesota mother goes missing, her sister turns to TikTok for help. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

Where is Diana Duve?

S36 E38
Apr 14, 2024
When a woman disappears with her boyfriend, investigators learn he was entrusted with millions at his bank job, but he also told outlandish lies about who he was. "48 Hours" contributor Michelle Miller reports.

The Conspiracy to Murder Jennifer Dulos

S36 E37
Apr 7, 2024
A mother of five disappears. A look inside the conspiracy to kill her. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

The Troubled Case Against Jane Dorotik

S36 E36
Mar 31, 2024
A woman convicted of murdering her husband discovers serious problems with some key evidence used against her at trial. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

Who Poisoned Angela Craig?

S36 E35
Mar 24, 2024
A mother of six becomes deathly ill with unusual symptoms. Investigators suspect she was murdered with a poison protein shake."48 Hours" contributor Natalie Morales reports.

Lamar Johnson: Standing in Truth

S36 E34
Mar 17, 2024
A man gets his life back after spending 28 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. "48 Hours" investigates and is there as Johnson is freed in time to walk his daughter down the aisle. Correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

The Monica Sementilli Affair

S36 E33
Mar 10, 2024
When a renowned hairstylist is killed poolside, investigators look at his wife. Was her alleged affair with her racquetball coach a motive for murder? "48 Hours" contributor Michelle Miller reports.

The Menendez Brothers’ Fight for Freedom

S36 E32
Mar 3, 2024
The Menendez brothers were given life sentences for gunning down their own parents. Now they’re hoping new evidence could reopen the case. "48 Hours" contributor Natalie Morales reports.

The People v. Kouri Richins

S36 E31
Feb 25, 2024
When her husband is found dead of an apparent overdose, Kouri Richins writes a children's book about grief. Soon after she’s charged with his murder. "48 Hours" contributor Natalie Morales reports.

Alisa Mathewson's Night Terrors

S36 E30
Feb 25, 2024
A woman is attacked in her sleep and kidnapped by her estranged husband. The dramatic story of her captivity and rescue. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

The Assassination of Jeff German

S36 E29
Feb 18, 2024
A Las Vegas journalist is stabbed to death while investigating claims a boss was toxic. Did his reporting make him a target? "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

Justice for Amie Harwick

S36 E28
Feb 11, 2024
Amie Harwick's roommate speaks out about trying to save her and helping to convict her killer. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

Christy and Hilda's Last Dance

S36 E27
Feb 11, 2024
After a night out, two women were dumped outside hospitals by masked men. Were the men good Samaritans or did they play a role in the women’s deaths? "48 Hours" contributor Jonathan Vigliotti reports.

Who Took Our Dad? The Abduction of Ray Wright

S36 E26
Feb 4, 2024
A family man abruptly vanishes. Police tie his disappearance to a monstrous plot for revenge. "48 Hours" contributor Natalie Morales reports.

Capturing Moriah Wilson’s Killer

S36 E25
Jan 28, 2024
A promising young athlete is murdered. Her suspected killer disappears and an international manhunt by U.S. Marshals begins. “48 Hours” contributor Jonathan Vigliotti reports.

The Mysterious Death of Tiffiney Crawford

S36 E24
Jan 28, 2024
A young mother found dead in her car. Could she have shot herself twice? "48 Hours" contributor David Begnaud reports.

For the Love of Cayley Mandadi

S36 E23
Jan 21, 2024
After their daughter’s violent death, a mother and stepfather track down the suspect’s car for answers. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

Shootout at the Shaughnessys'

S36 E22
Jan 14, 2024
A gunfight in the dead of night. The targets fire back. Their son in the crosshairs of suspicion. "48 Hours" contributor Jim Axelrod reports.

The Suspicious Death of Megan Parra

S36 E21
Jan 7, 2024
When a mother of two is found dead in her home, her father obtains death scene photos that help solve the case. "48 Hours" contributor David Begnaud reports

Kassanndra's Secret

S36 E20
Jan 7, 2024
A young woman vanishes. Eerie surveillance video captures a man in a hat. Investigators learn the two are linked by a secret. “48 Hours” contributor Natalie Morales reports.

Lori Vallow Daybell: Guilty

S36 E19
Dec 31, 2024
A jury in Idaho found Lori Vallow Daybell guilty on all charges, including the murders of her two children and conspiracy to commit murder in the death of her husband's first wife. "48 Hours" contributor Jonathan Vigliotti takes you inside the case that gripped the nation.

The Search for Christie Wilson

S36 E18
Dec 31, 2024
She was last seen leaving a casino. Her killer was convicted without saying where he left her body. Could her mother and investigators team up to find her body 15 years later? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

What Ever Happened to Mary Day?

S36 E17
Dec 24, 2023
A 13-year-old girl vanishes in 1981. Detectives believe she was murdered. Years later, a woman appears and claims to be the missing girl. Is she an impostor? "48 Hours" correspondent Maureen Maher reports.       

The Journals of Maria Muñoz

S36 E16
Dec 17, 2023
A young wife and mother dies unexpectedly with a strange mix of drugs in her system. Investigators turn to her journals for answers. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

Andreen McDonald: A Millionaire Vanishes

S36 E15
Dec 11, 2023
How a yellow hammer nailed a suspect in the case of a missing businesswoman. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

Death at the Front Door: Who Shot Heidi Firkus?

S36 E14
Dec 3, 2023
A frantic 911 call captures the sound of a gunshot as a couple reports a break-in. How did the intruder disappear? "48 Hours" contributor Jamie Yuccas reports.

Stephen Smith: A Death in Murdaugh Country

S36 E13
Nov 25, 2023
New evidence discovered after Murdaugh murders reignites a cold case. "48 Hours" obtains findings of independent forensic experts. CBS News national correspondent Nikki Battiste reports.

The Hunt for Sarah Yarborough’s Killer

S36 E12
Nov 19, 2023
A high school student on her way to drill team practice is found murdered on campus. What it took to close the case after 30 years. "48 Hours" contributor Natalie Morales reports.

The Death of an Officer's Wife

S36 E11
Nov 19, 2023
Amanda Perrault died of a gunshot wound to the head. The unusual position of her body raised questions about who pulled the trigger. "48 Hours" contributor Anne-Marie Green reports.

Murder by Clown

S36 E10
Oct 29, 2023
How a killer dressed like a clown murdered a mom and almost got away with it. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

Melissa Turner's Closing Act

S36 E9
Oct 29, 2023
A cosplay actor finds herself in the spotlight when she's accused of murdering her boyfriend. Can she convince a jury it was self defense? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

Unmasking the Zombie Hunter

S36 E8
Oct 22, 2023
How police connected the murders of two young women to a man known as a zombie-fighting comic book hero. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

The Daughters Who Disappeared

S36 E7
Oct 22, 2023
In 1997 four families are shattered when their daughters go missing. As they grieve, one man claims to have answers. Can he be trusted? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports on the final chapter of a case she started covering more than two decades ago.

Jade Janks and the Secret Photos

S36 E6
Oct 15, 2023
A woman discovers explicit photos of herself on her stepfather’s computer. Soon after, he’s found dead. Jade is a likely suspect, but did she do it? "48 Hours" correspondent Tracy Smith reports.

Who Wanted Nicki Lenway Dead?

S36 E5
Oct 8, 2023
A crime scene investigator is gunned down in broad daylight. The harrowing scene is captured on surveillance video. Who pulled the trigger? "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

The Game Show and the Murder

S36 E4
Oct 1, 2023
When Becky Bliefnick was murdered, an answer her husband gave on "Family Feud" years earlier raised eyebrows."48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.

The Betrayal of Linda Slaten

S36 E3
Oct 1, 2023
After a young mother is murdered, her son unknowingly hangs the killer's photo on his wall. "48 Hours" contributor Jim Axelrod reports.

The Night of the Idaho Student Murders

S36 E2
Sep 17, 2023
The family of murdered student Kaylee Goncalves says they may have uncovered a connection between the suspect, their daughter, and Madison "Maddie" Mogen. "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.

The Gilgo Beach Serial Killings

S36 E1
Sep 17, 2023
The bound bodies of four women are found along a desolate stretch of beach. Disturbing new details about the architect police say is a serial killer. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty reports.