Below is a chronological listing of Investigation Discovery’s day-by-day holiday season programming highlights. All programming is subject to change (all times ET; visit investigationdiscovery.ca to confirm local broadcast times).
Friday, Dec. 25 – Saturday, Dec. 26Dec. 25 at 6 a.m. to Dec. 26 at 6 a.m. ET – ON THE CASE WITH PAULA ZAHN – Seasons 1,2,4, & 5 Marathon
Veteran journalist Paula Zahn steps out of the studio and into the field to unravel criminal investigations, tracking the drama of each story by featuring the opinions of those closest to the case, including law enforcement officials, the families of the victims and the incarcerated, lawyers from both sides, and TV interviews with convicted murderers.
Saturday, Dec. 266 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET – DEADLY SINS – Seasons 3 & 4 Marathon
Investigation Discovery's DEADLY SINS examines the true evils that push everyday individuals beyond the limits of the law. From gluttony and greed to lust, envy, sloth, wrath, and pride, this series reveals scandalous crimes driven by the most basic of human instincts. Guiding viewers through these deadly deeds is attorney Darren Kavinoky, a criminal behaviour expert who provides professional insight and legal expertise in his analysis of each case.
Wednesday, Dec. 30 – Thursday, Dec. 31Dec. 30 at noon to Dec. 31 at 6 a.m. ET –SWAMP MURDERS– Seasons 1& 2 Marathon
Hot, humid swamps make great hiding places…for bodies that is. SWAMP MURDERS provides the details of a murder committed by the least expected – families with respected reputations or people with long-standing values to uphold. These crimes involve victims left to rot in the marshy waters of a bog, bayou, river, or lake. Each case involves re-enactments and interviews with law-enforcement personnel, family members, and attorneys.
Thursday, Dec. 31 – Friday, Jan. 1Dec. 31 at 6 a.m. to Jan. 1 at 6 a.m. ET – A CRIME TO REMEMBER– Seasons 1 & 2 Marathon
Styles may change, but murder lasts forever. A CRIME TO REMEMBER invites viewers to step into the past and unravel the complexities of real-life murder cases from the 1950s and 1960s. While murder might have been the same back then, the world was different. Scientific technology was limited, relationships were complicated – but pretended not to be…and murder was often seen as a better way out of marriage than divorce.
Friday, Jan. 1 – Saturday, Jan. 2Jan. 1 at 6 a.m. to Jan 2 at 6 a.m. ET – HOMICIDE HUNTER: LT. JOE KENDA– Season 5 Marathon
Lieutenant Joe Kenda, a veteran of the Colorado Springs Police Department, with one of the highest case closure rates in the country, reveals chilling memories of murders that still haunt him today. After 21 years of catching killers in the violent crimes department, Lieutenant Kenda has memories that 19 years of retirement and even the best therapist in the country can't bury. HOMICIDE HUNTER: LT. KENDA re-opens his “murder books” for viewers to revisit each case, his beats, and the crime-solving process.
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About Investigation Discovery (ID):
Investigation Discovery (ID) brings justice to television with a deeper look into the world of crime, forensics, paranormal investigation and modern mysteries. ID offers arresting entertainment that delivers remarkable insight into the thrilling twists and turns of real-life investigation and the most intriguing puzzles of human nature. Launched in Canada in 2010, Investigation Discovery reveals the fascinating human potential for good and evil. Investigation Discovery is offered in standard definition (SD) and high definition (HD) simulcast – for viewers who want every clue revealed in even more breathtaking detail. Investigation Discovery is a division of Bell Media, which is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. Visit investigationdiscovery.ca for more information.