Law & Order: Season 13

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Oct 02
2002

American Jihad

An American Muslim becomes the prime suspect in a double murder after an academic challenges his religious beliefs.

2 Oct 09
2002

Shangri-La

The murder of a female high school English teacher uncovers a love triangle that includes a female student and a male teacher, both of whom become suspects. The prosecutors ha…

3 Oct 16
2002

True Crime

Investigating the death of a rock band singer who had large amounts of cocaine and heroin in her system, the detectives question a former boyfriend who was a disgruntled band m…

4 Oct 30
2002

Tragedy on Rye

A struggling actress is murdered in an apparent robbery-homicide where a video tape, made by a couple touring the city sold to a local news station, shows three suspects loadin…

5 Nov 06
2002

The Ring

The discovery of a body in Hells Kitchen who had been wearing a $40,000 diamond ring leads the detectives back to the World Trade Center attacks as the victim had been reported…

6 Nov 13
2002

Hitman

The execution style shooting of a city contractor leads Detectives Briscoe and Green to suspect a professional hitman. They first focus upon possible enemies of the victim, but…

7 Nov 20
2002

Open Season

A defense attorney who had just acquitted a cop killer is gunned down outside a Manhattan restaurant. The detectives start with police officers in the precinct of the injured…

8 Nov 27
2002

Asterisk

A star baseball player becomes the prime suspect in the murder of his limousine driver when it is discovered that the driver regularly supplied steroids to the sports icon. Th…

9 Dec 11
2002

The Wheel

The smoldering corpse of an Asian girl found outside the Chinese consul general’s apartment leads the detectives to believe she had made a political statement. When fore…

10 Jan 08
2003

Mother's Day

The hit-and-run death of a popular high-school student leaves the detectives suspecting the girl’s father was the real target. When evidence reveals that the death was po…

11 Jan 15
2003

Chosen

The murder of a bookie with a high-class clientelle leads the detectives to arrest his partner. Charged with first-degree murder, his attorney puts forth an unusual defense st…

12 Feb 05
2003

Under God

A dead teenager’s father and a vigilante priest are suspects in the killing of a drug dealer.

13 Feb 12
2003

Absentia

When the witness in a jewelry store robbery-homicide fails to appear in court, McCoy suspects foul play until he discovers that the man is a fugitive in a 20-year-old murder ca…

14 Feb 19
2003

Star Crossed

The bludgeoning of a luxury sports car dealer leads the detectives to a mentally challenged man and his girlfriend who is extremely attractive and whose expensive tastes leads…

15 Feb 26
2003

Bitch

The death of a stockbroker leads the detectives to his girlfriend whose mother is a cosmetics mogul who has a long standing friendship with Branch, and will stop at nothing to…

16 Mar 26
2003

Suicide Box

A media-savvy attorney defends a black teenager accused of shooting an off-duty policy officer.

17 Apr 02
2003

Genius

Investigating the murder of a cab driver, the detectives come to suspect a famous author and his protege, a former child prodigy.

18 Apr 17
2003

Maritime

A missing football player becomes the prime suspect in the murder of a woman whose body is discovered floating in the East River.

19 Apr 23
2003

Seer

The prime suspect in the murder of a woman outside a sex club claims to have merely witnessed the crime via a psychic vision.

20 Apr 30
2003

Kid Pro Quo

The murder of an admissions director of a private school leads the detectives to investigate a pair of angry parents whose children were denied admission, but then set their si…

21 May 07
2003

House Calls

The suspicious death of a Russian model leads the detectives to suspect medical malpractice.

22 May 14
2003

Sheltered

It’s a race against time as the detectives go on the hunt for a sniper whose victims are shot in broad daylight.

23 May 21
2003

Couples

Briscoe and Green catch four murders and a kidnapping on the same day, and get handed confessions in each case.

24 May 21
2003

Smoke

Briscoe and Green are assigned to a case involving an eccentric comedian who may have killed his young son by dangling him off a ledge.

About Law & Order

Law & Order, the longest running crime series and is tied for longest running drama series in the history of American broadcast television, will start its 21st season on NBC in the autumn of 2010. The brainchild of creator Dick Wolf, Law & Order is the most successful brand in the history of primetime television; the winner of the 1997 Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series; ties Cheers and M*A*S*H for the most consecutive best series nominations (eleven) and the longest-running drama series currently on American television. The series has also turned into one of entertainment’s preeminent brands using a distinct ripped from the headlines format, and has spawned the successful spinoffs Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Crime & Punishment and Law & Order: Trial by Jury.

More