Season 9

The 9th season of the police procedural / legal drama, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit premiered September 25, 2007 and ended May 13, 2008 on NBC. It aired on Tuesday nights at 10:00 p.m. Eastern / 9:00 p.m. Central. Mariska Hargitay, having won a Golden Globe Award in 2005, received her second Golden Globe nomination for her work in the ninth season.

Season episodes list 9


S09E01 : Alternate 8.78/10 (aired on 09/25/2007)

Benson and Stabler investigate a suspected child abuse case only to learn that the woman who…

S09E02 : Avatar 7.59/10 (aired on 10/02/2007)

Detectives are troubled to learn that someone has taken an online game too far when a girl goes…

S09E03 : Impulsive 8.18/10 (aired on 10/09/2007)

A teacher claims that a student pursued her after she's charged with raping him.

S09E04 : Savant 8.48/10 (aired on 10/16/2007)

The only witness to a young woman's horrific beating is her mentally challenged daughter.

S09E05 : Harm 7.22/10 (aired on 10/23/2007)

Benson and Stabler investigate the connection between the New York murder of college counselor Kate…

S09E06 : Svengali 7.88/10 (aired on 11/06/2007)

Benson comes under fire from fans of a convicted serial killer after a body turns up that greatly…

S09E07 : Blinded 8.17/10 (aired on 11/13/2007)

Novak confronts ghosts from her past while handling the trial of a schizophrenic serial rapist, who…

S09E08 : Fight 7.58/10 (aired on 11/20/2007)

Detectives find themselves embroiled in the world of ultimate fighting after a young girl's death.

S09E09 : Paternity 8.6/10 (aired on 11/27/2007)

When the paternity of a missing young boy is placed into question, Stabler wonders if he really is…

S09E10 : Snitch 7.38/10 (aired on 12/04/2007)

When a polygamist's wife is murdered, he believes it's related to a recent criminal case he was…

S09E11 : Streetwise 7.99/10 (aired on 01/01/2008)

A Park Avenue socialite's body is found in NYC'S Central Park, and Detectives Benson and Stabler…

S09E12 : Signature 8.59/10 (aired on 01/08/2008)

A woman's body is found murdered in a park alongside a man with a bullet in his head - Benson and…

S09E13 : Unorthodox 7.87/10 (aired on 01/15/2008)

Benson and Stabler investigate a tutor after a student is beaten and sexually assaulted, but their…

S09E14 : Inconceivable 8.01/10 (aired on 01/22/2008)

The robbery of fertilized embryos from a sperm bank call for Benson and Stabler to track down the…

S09E15 : Undercover 8.88/10 (aired on 04/15/2008)

After a woman was found raped in a garden, Benson and Stabler realize that the case goes much…

S09E16 : Closet 8/10 (aired on 04/22/2008)

After investment banker Jeremy Haynes is found dead, suspicions turns to his boyfriend Lincoln…

S09E17 : Authority 8.78/10 (aired on 04/29/2008)

An engineer plays a series of mind games with Benson and Stabler.

S09E18 : Trade 8.18/10 (aired on 05/06/2008)

When a pregnant woman's body is discovered in a burned-out brownstone, the investigation turns to a…

S09E19 : Cold 8.08/10 (aired on 05/13/2008)

The squad is left at ends when Lake is caught in a gunfight and later takes a witness hostage.