City confidential features real life stories in a wide variety of american cities. While many of these stories deal with murder, some also deal with attempted murder, and public officials caught in compromising situations, among other things. The cities featured vary widely in size, from the smallest village to the largest urban areas.
Murder by Numbers
For serial killers, once is never enough. For investigators, the challenge is steep when the killers murder by numbers.
This factual series follows lifeguards on busy beaches, and the work they do from water rescues to keeping order on the beach. Handling everything from drunken brawls to dangerous water rescues, viewers see the how lifeguards really keep the peace.
The show features real-life moments of lifeguards and beach police collaborating to apprehend criminals and save lives while keeping order on some of the States’ hottest beaches.
So Many Women
A beautiful young co-ed is strangled to death in the bathroom of her Charlotte, North Carolina home. Her murder ignites an investigation that leads police down a horrifying trail of bodies in pursuit of a diabolical serial killer.
Eight-year-old Sandra Cantu is playing outside her mobile home in Tracy, California when she vanishes into thin air. FBI and local authorities race to find her and discover her abductor lives dangerously close to home.
The Yosemite Park Murders
Carole sund, her daughter juli and friend silvina pelosso go missing while vacationing in yosemite national park. The theory is that they had a car accident. What begins as a search and rescue operation becomes a chilling case of murder when the bodies of two of the women are discovered in the trunk of their burned out rental car. An anonymous letter to the fbi leads authorities to the body of the third victim – sexually assaulted and murdered by a lake. Confusing and contradictory evidence keeps police off the trail of a sadistic killer until after he strikes again. When they finally catch cary stayner, the handyman at the motel where the women were murdered, he confesses that he used forensic science to mislead and manipulate investigators.
The Figure in the Garage
A former firefighter is found dead in his garage; a neighbor's security camera may provide answers.
A murder case considered closed by North Dakota detectives is suddenly reopened when a confidential informant comes forward with a tip about an unlikely suspect.
At the District 9 Morgue in Orlando, FL, Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Jan Garavaglia sees first hand how people die every day. But of all the killers out there, there’s one in particular that affects women everywhere. And these cases stand out in her mind as some of the most devastating and alarming she’s ever seen.
A woman survives a brutal attack… only to die 5 years later. And now Dr. G wonders if her death is somehow related to that assault. Then, a man tumbles 15 feet to the ground. But Dr. G believes there may be more to this case than meets the eye.
Bill kurtis hosts this series of nonfiction cases being re-examined after being considered cold. With the use of forensic advances and new evidence, police and detectives attempt to solve old crimes and unanswered questions.
EVIL WAS WAITING
A soldier and father of five just back from Afghanistan finds an enemy much closer to home.
Death of a Golden Girl
An aspiring Playboy model is brutally murdered in Miami after visiting a nightclub with her boyfriend.
Murder on Music Row
Kevin Hughes studies music business at Belmont College when Tony DÕAntonio recruits him as an intern at CashBox magazine. After Kevin notices the less than glamorous side of the music industry, he vows to end the bribes that corrupt the music charts.
Peruvian Prison Break
A 32-year-old man collapses and dies at his sister's home. The man had been feeling sick for a week prior to his collapse. Dr. G has no medical records to go on, as the man did not go to the doctor, but his external appearance indicates that he was in extremely poor health. Dr. G suspects that the man's self-neglect may have played a role in his death. A 49-year-old father is found dead in his kitchen with multiple stab wounds. The man's teenage son claims that his father stabbed himself to death, but the police suspect that the son was responsible. It's up to Dr. G to determine if the death was a suicide or a homicide.
The investigation into the death of a pregnant woman just months after she wed her high school sweetheart reveals secret lives and feuds.
Valentine's Day Mystery
Authorities charge an Oklahoma doctor in his wife's death.
Calculated Killer (The Potters)
A normally peaceful town in Tennessee is devastated by the brutal slaying of the “Billies” – Billy Payne and his fiancé Billie Jean. Both are found shot and stabbed in their home, Billie Jean still clutching their baby. A search of the couple’s social media pages shows that they were engaged in a bitter online feud. In a bizarre and lurid investigation, which leaves police sorting through death threats, shredded documents, and a mysterious CIA agent, it seems someone transferred their hatred from the virtual to the physical and decided to settle the score once and for all.
Deadly Homecoming (Catherina Voss)
When Navy Officer Cory Voss returns home from six months at sea, his wife sends him out to pick up some cash from a local ATM machine. Cory is car-jacked at the machine and is shot five times by a masked assailant. As the overkill indicates premeditation, not robbery, police start looking to see who might have a reason to want him dead. Even after his devastated wife comes clean about an affair, police still can’t find any evidence to arrest anyone, until a call to a tip line reveals that someone was planning a robbery on a much bigger scale than the ATM machine.