TV Series | TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The Special Victims Unit, a specially trained squad of detectives in the NYPD, investigate sexually related crimes.
Season eighteen originally included an episode titled "Unstoppable", loosely based on the allegations of sexual assault made against Donald J. Trump. It was postponed before the 2016 Presidential election, and shelved indefinitely in 2017.
ADA Casey Novak:
Is that the best you can come up with?
The series is ostensibly based on the NYPD's Special Victims Division, but the SVD wasn't established until 2003, four years after the series premiered.
From the second episode of the second season (2000-2001), the opening credits break the pattern followed by the earlier episodes of SVU, the original Law & Order, and Criminal Intent. Instead of the credits ending with a shot of the cast walking towards the camera, they instead are shown sitting around a desk.
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