Murder in the First is a cop/courtroom drama set in San Francisco that follows Detectives Hildy Mulligan and Terry English on different cases as they investigate and then onto the District Attorney's team as they prosecute those cases. Really well done & well acted! The detectives are smart and have interesting backstories, too. If you like Law & Order, check this one out!
An eager and idealistic young attorney defends an Alcatraz prisoner accused of murdering a fellow inmate. The extenuating circumstances: his client had just spent over three years in solitary confinement.
Elle Parson wins $10 million in the Texas Two-Step Lottery and her life immediately turns to crap. First someone almost steals her purse containing the ticket. Then, she unwittingly mucks up a police undercover operation to catch the Houston Marauder, a psychopath who has already abducted, raped and murdered three women. Then things turn much worse.