About Murder For Hire
From Executive Producer Dick Wolf, "Murder for Hire" gives an exclusive look into the dark world of contract killings, showcasing some of the most fascinating murder-for-hire cases ever caught on tape. In an alarming trend, investigators are seeing a sharp increase in hired hits across the country. Those attempting them shockingly include housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and even grandmothers. From scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the show explores in rare, never-before-seen footage, how a seemingly good relationship can go wrong, and the emotions surrounding the reveal when an intended victim discovers a hit has been taken out on his or her life. Each stand-alone episode features a different case, where undercover agents immerse the viewer in real-life stings and investigations as they attempt to catch a perpetrator - and ultimately prevent a murder.