In the criminal justice system, sexually-based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are their stories.

  1. Dick Wolf


Series Cast

  1. Mariska Hargitay

    Mariska Hargitay

    Olivia Benson

    463 Episodes

  2. Ice-T


    Fin Tutuola

    463 Episodes

  3. Dann Florek

    Dann Florek

    Donald Cragen

    343 Episodes

  4. Richard Belzer

    Richard Belzer

    John Munch

    319 Episodes

  5. Christopher Meloni

    Christopher Meloni

    Elliot Stabler,

    272 Episodes

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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Season 21

2019 | 5 Episodes

Season 21 of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit premiered on September 26, 2019.

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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit



Status Returning Series


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  • TV-14


    This program contains some material that many parents would find unsuitable for children under 14 years of age.

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 43m



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