"48 Hours" - About Us

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“48 Hours” investigates the most intriguing crime and justice cases that touch on all areas of the human experience including greed and passion. For 28 seasons, “48 Hours” has developed a rich history of original reporting and impact journalism that has helped exonerate wrongly convicted people, caused cold cases to be reopened and solved, and along the way changed lives.


“48 Hours” airs Saturdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS.

Our in-depth approach has earned the program and its teams numerous awards including three Peabodys, 20 Emmys, five RTNDA Edward R. Murrow Awards and an Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Award.

***DVR USER ALERT***: Our show name now is simply “48 Hours”. If you use a series or season pass on your DVR, you may need to reset so you don’t miss a mystery!


Senior Executive Producer:


Director: Rob Klug

Executive Story Editor: Nancy Kramer

Senior Broadcast Producer: Anthony Batson

Senior Producers:

  • Patti Aronofsky
  • Peter Schweitzer
  • Judy Tygard


“48 Hours” airs Saturdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS.

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Address: “48 Hours” 524 West 57th St. New York, NY 10019

E-mail: 48hours@cbsnews.com

Phone: (212) 975-3247

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