True Crime Entertainment: What’s New This Week

The following content is generally available worldwide, except where otherwise noted. All TV shows listed are for networks and streaming services based in the United States. All movies listed are those released in U.S. cinemas. This schedule is for content and events premiering this week and does not include content that has already been made available.

January 17 – January 23, 2022

TV/Streaming Services

All times listed are Eastern Time/Pacific Time, unless otherwise noted.

Oxygen’s new series “The Real Murders of Atlanta” premieres its second episode on Sunday, January 23 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

Monday, January 17

“Black Market”
“The Art of Boosting” (Episode 202) 
Monday, January 17, 10 p.m., Vice

Tuesday, January 18

“The Third Strike” (Documentary film)
Tuesday, January 18, 3 a.m. ET/12 a.m. PT, Fuse+

“Dateline: Unforgettable”
“Into the Night”
Tuesday, January 18, 8 p.m., Oxygen

“Murder in the Heartland”
“Betrayal Begins With Trust” (Episode 404)
Tuesday, January 18, 9 p.m., Investigation Discovery

“Murder Under the Friday Night Lights”
“Killer in the Field” (Episode 103)
Tuesday, January 18, 10 p.m., Investigation Discovery

Wednesday, January 19

“Dateline”
“The Night Brianna Vanished”
Tuesday, January 19, 8 p.m., Oxygen

“Trafficked With Mariana Zeller”
“Cocaine Queens” (Episode 208)
Wednesday, January 19, 9 p.m., National Geographic

“Calls From the Inside”
“Murder Strikes Twice” (Episode 104) 
Wednesday, January 19, 9 p.m., Investigation Discovery

“American Greed”
“How WeWork Went Wild”
Tuesday, January 19, 10 p.m., CNBC

“Chaos in Court”
“Chances and Circumstances” (Episode 202)
Wednesday, January 19, 10 p.m., Investigation Discovery

“Chaos in Court”
“Acts of Violence” (Episode 203)
Wednesday, January 19, 10:30 p.m., Investigation Discovery

Thursday, January 20

“I’m a Survivor, No Longer a Victim” (Documentary film)
Thursday, January 20, 3 a.m. ET/12 a.m. PT, ALLBLK

“Unraveled: Mystery at the Mansion” (Documentary film)
Thursday, January 20, 3 a.m. ET/12 a.m. PT, Discovery+

“Buried in the Backyard: Buried in the Woods”
“Secrets of the Hollywood Hills”
Thursday, January 20, 8 p.m., Oxygen

“The First 48”
“One Good Deed” (Episode 471)
Thursday, January 20, 9 p.m., A&E

“Twisted Killers”
“Overkilled” (Episode 103)
Thursday, January 20, 9 p.m., Oxygen

“A Time to Kill”
“A Callous Disregard for Life” (Episode 503)
Thursday, January 20, 10 p.m., Investigation Discovery

“Taking the Stand”
“Amber Guyger” (Episode 102)
Thursday, January 20, 10 p.m., A&E

“Taking the Stand”
“Scott Nelson” (Episode 103)
Thursday, January 20, 10:30 p.m., A&E

Friday, January 21

“Killer Siblings”
TBA (Episode 307)
Friday, January 21, 8 p.m., Oxygen

“Family Massacre”
“The Morey Family” (Episode 106)
Friday, January 21, 9 p.m., Oxygen

“20/20”
TBA
Friday, January 21, 9 p.m., ABC

“Dateline”
TBA
Friday, January 21, 9 p.m., NBC

“Cold Case Files”
“A Lesson in Homicide” (Episode 211)
Friday, January 21, 9 p.m., A&E

“Cold Case Files”
“Woman in the Woods” (Episode 212)
Friday, January 21, 10 p.m., A&E

Saturday, January 22

“New York Homicide”
“Staten Island Secrets” (Episode 104)
Saturday, January 22, 9 p.m., Oxygen

“48 Hours”
TBA
Saturday, January 22, 10 p.m., CBS

“Deadly Affairs: Betrayed by Love”
“Handsome and Handy” (Episode 109)
Saturday, January 22, 11 p.m., Investigation Discovery

“Deadly Affairs: Betrayed by Love”
“Sinful Nature” (Episode 110) **Season Finale**
Saturday, January 22, 11:30 p.m., Investigation Discovery

Sunday, January 23

“Snapped”
“Marlene Johnson” (Episode 3017)
Sunday, January 23, 6 p.m., Oxygen

“Killer Relationship With Faith Jenkins”
TBA (Episode 102) 
Sunday, January 23, 7 p.m., Oxygen

“The Real Murders of Atlanta”
“The Blood Feud” (Episode 102) 
Sunday, January 23, 8 p.m., Oxygen

“Vengeance: Killer Newlyweds”
“Death Down the Aisle” (Episode 607) 
Sunday, January 23, 9 p.m., HLN

“Vengeance: Killer Newlyweds”
“Cold-Blooded” (Episode 608) 
Sunday, January 23, 10 p.m., HLN

Movie Theaters and Home Video

No new true crime movies premiering in theaters or on home video this week.

Radio/Podcasts

No new true crime podcast series premiering this week.

Events

Events listed here are not considered endorsements by this website. All ticket buyers with questions or concerns about the event should contact the event promoter or ticket seller directly.

All start times listed are local time, unless otherwise noted.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many in-person events that would normally be in-person are now being held as virtual/online events.

No new true crime events this week.