Documentary · Crime
Dramatizations, news footage and interviews with witnesses and law enforcement officials take you into the dangerous world of the criminal.
S01:E11 - Brinks Job
An unlikely gang of thieves cracks an impenetrable fortress to pull off the crime of the century. Disappearing with their millions, they confound police and capture the imagination of the entire country.
S01:E15 - Berlin Tunnel Gangsters
In Germany, an elaborate bank robbery ends in a standoff with police. The lives of 15 hostages hang in the balance. But as investigators would quickly learn, nothing is, as it seems...
S01:E16 - Hesse Jewels
In WWII Germany, U.S. Army officers break through a castle wall to plunder a royal treasure. For the thieves, it was the dream of a lifetime. But to U.S. authorities, recovering the treasure was a matter of national honor.
S01:E17 - Earl Spencer's Best Man
Two British businessmen with ties to the crown are victimized by gem thieves in New York City. But as Scotland Yard and the NYPD would learn, nothing about this crime is what it seems...
S01:E18 - Queen of Jewels
A cunning jewel thief leads police on a chase that spans the globe and lasts a decade. Authorities all over the world seem powerless as they pursue a brilliant woman they come to know as "the Queen of Jewels".
S01:E20 - Tunnel 57
In the early 1960's, the Berlin wall separates families, friends, and lovers. For a young student from the west and his fiancé in the east, cold war politics become intensely personal.