Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is the hard-hitting and emotional series from NBC. The drama follows Detective Elliot Stabler (Christopher Meloni), a seasoned veteran of the unit, and his partner, Detective Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay), whose difficult past is the reason she joined the unit.
Captain Donald Cragen, (Dann Florek) oversees the unit with his tough but supportive approach to the team's complex cases. Detective John Munch, (Richard Belzer), a transfer from Baltimore's homicide unit, brings his acerbic wit and street-honed investigative skills to the team. And his partner, Detective Odafin "Fin" Tutuola (Ice-T), adds his unique sense of humor and investigative experience.
Assistant District Attorney Casey Novak (Diane Neal) brings closure to the intense investigations with her legal expertise. The forensic psychiatrist, George Huang (B.D. Wong) provides significant clues that lead to the resolution of a case, while Medical Examiner Melinda Warner (Tamara Tunie) lends her skills to uncover forensic evidence.