The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

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The very best investigative journalism shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest investigative journalism shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular investigative journalism TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining investigative journalism show of all time is. Don't let your favorite investigative journalism television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of investigative journalism television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

Shows include everything from CNN Perspectives to To Save Our Schools, To Save Our Children.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best investigative journalism show of all time?" and "What are the greatest investigative journalism shows?"
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    Vanguard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Vanguard

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    16:9 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    16:9 2008

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    Medicaid Dental Centers Investigation

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    Investigative Documentaries is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Investigative Documentaries 2011

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    Friends in High Places 2004

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    Broken Arrow: Can a Nuclear We... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Broken Arrow: Can a Nuclear Weapons Accident Happen Here? 1980

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    Prisoners of the Harvest is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Prisoners of the Harvest 1982

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    Patterns of Practice 1984

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    Target Seven: Armed and Angry

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    The Best Insurance Commissioner Money Can Buy.

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    The Darfur Crisis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    The Darfur Crisis

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    Who's Watching the Store? 1991

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    Studebaker: Less Than They Pro... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Studebaker: Less Than They Promised 1983

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    I-Team

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    To Save Our Schools, To Save O... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    To Save Our Schools, To Save Our Children 1984

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    A Call for Help is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    A Call for Help 1984

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    Armed and Dangerous is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Armed and Dangerous 1985

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    Slavery is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Slavery

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    For the Record is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    For the Record 2013

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    How Far Will the Army Go? is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    How Far Will the Army Go? 2005

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    MCA and the Mob. 1988

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    State of Denial is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    State of Denial 2003

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    Chesapeake Bay Pollution Inves... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Chesapeake Bay Pollution Investigation 2004

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    Rajneesh Update is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Rajneesh Update 1984

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    Buyer Beware! is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Buyer Beware! 2008

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    Carte Blanche is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Carte Blanche 1988

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    Home Health Care is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Home Health Care

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    Apartheid's People is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Apartheid's People 1985

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    Killing Crime: A Police Cop-out 1982

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    Israel's Secret Weapon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Israel's Secret Weapon 2003

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    Investigation of Dr. Milan Vui... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Investigation of Dr. Milan Vuitch 1984

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    Inside Bridgewater 1987

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    Give Me That Bigtime Religion is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Give Me That Bigtime Religion 1983

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    Drake Hospital Investigation is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Drake Hospital Investigation 1987

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    Caution: Precious Cargo.

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    Periodismo para todos is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Periodismo para todos 2012

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    Deadly Mistakes is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Deadly Mistakes 1987

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    Burning Questions is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Burning Questions 2005

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    Political Parasites is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Investigative Journalism TV Shows

    Political Parasites

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    Oklahoma Shame 1982

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