Thursdays 10/9c

True Crime Story: It Couldn't Happen Here

Vinalhaven, ME. On a remote island, a dispute between two lobstermen is settled the way islanders do: face-to-face. But the conflict turns deadly when one swings an ax - leaving locals to dispute whether the death was self-defense or murder.
EpisodesExtrasExplore

S2, E2

Wahpeton, North Dakota

Wahpeton, ND. When the body of a missing student is discovered in the river near a small college town, the community questions the role law enforcement may have played in his death.

S2, E3

New Albany, Mississippi

New Albany, MS. When a beloved member of a tight-knit community is killed, the town cries out for immediate justice. After a young man is sentenced to death for the crime, and an out-of-town lawyer argues they convicted an innocent man.

S2, E4

Prichard, Alabama

Prichard, AL. The murder of a gender-nonconforming Black teenager remains unsolved despite pressure from family and friends - raising issues about the increase of violence, and the lack of justice for trans murder victims across the country.

S2, E5

Aledo, Texas

Aledo, TX. Years after the body of a young woman is found strangled to death in a creek bed, law enforcement finally closes the case. But a closer look raises questions about the investigation.

S2, E6

Vinalhaven, Maine

Vinalhaven, ME. On a remote island, a dispute between two lobstermen is settled the way islanders do: face-to-face. But the conflict turns deadly when one swings an ax - leaving locals to dispute whether the death was self-defense or murder.