Law & Order

Plot: Follows a crime (usually a murder), usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court.

20 Seasons | 456 episodes | 45m | Ended

Drama

Crime

Mystery

7.7

13 Sep 1990

Dick Wolf

S00

Specials1996|7 Episodes

S01

Season 11990|22 Episodes

S02

Season 21991|22 Episodes

S03

Season 31992|22 Episodes

S04

Season 41993|22 Episodes

S05

Season 51994|23 Episodes

S06

Season 61995|23 Episodes

S07

Season 71996|23 Episodes

S08

Season 81997|24 Episodes

S09

Season 91998|24 Episodes

S10

Season 101999|24 Episodes

The 10th season of Law & Order premiered on NBC, September 22, 1999 and ended May 24, 2000.

S11

Season 112000|24 Episodes

S12

Season 122001|24 Episodes

S13

Season 132002|24 Episodes

S14

Season 142003|24 Episodes

S15

Season 152004|24 Episodes

S16

Season 162005|22 Episodes

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Season 172006|22 Episodes

The 17th season of Law & Order premiered on NBC on September 22, 2006, and concluded on May 18, 2007.

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Season 182008|18 Episodes

The 18th season of Law & Order premiered on NBC on January 2, 2008, and concluded on May 21, 2008.

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Season 192008|22 Episodes

The 19th season of Law & Order premiered on NBC on November 6, 2008, and concluded on June 3, 2009. This was the third time in the series where there were no changes in the cast from the previous season and the last season to air on Wednesday nights at 10PM/9c, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit has claimed the slot off-and-on from Fall 2009 to present. The series had a decline in the ratings from being in competition with CBS's CSI: NY. Certain episodes spiking when CSI: NY episodes were repeats when Law & Order episodes were new.

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Season 202009|23 Episodes