The series follows detectives during the hours immediately following a homicide.
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The series follows detectives during the hours immediately following a homicide.

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The rap trio "Migos" created a song titled "First 48" based on this show. See more »

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Referenced in Psych: Autopsy Turvy (2012) See more »

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The best reality show on TV today
8 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I believe this is the 2nd or 3rd season and I am hooked completely. No CSI Miami here this is the real deal. Very intriguing from start to finish and it shows how the homicide units of different police department across the USA, really work. Highly recommended if you are a reality/true crime buff. I only wish they would come out with more episodes as I have seen everyone, some 2 or 3 times as A and E shows them throughout the week. My favorite season was the first and some of the real life characters are on other documentaries on A and E. The show takes you from the moment the call comes in until the solving of the cases and all the internal work that goes into gathering evidence and following leads. Also the interrogation of suspects is spotlighted in each episode. Once you watch one episode it will be on your DVR list for sure.


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