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The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series  

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Dick Wolf shows list, ranked best to worst, including images of the shows when available. These TV series made by TV creator Dick Wolf are listed by popularity, so only the best shows will be at the top of the list. This series list includes any shows that Dick Wolf co-created and maybe served as an executive producer on. This list of television shows features programs produced, written, adapted by and helmed primarily by Dick Wolf. This list answers the question, "What shows did Dick Wolf create?"
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Law & Order: Special Victims U... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City, where it is also primarily produced. In the style of the ...more
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Law & Order is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina
Law & Order is an American police procedural and legal drama television series, created by Dick Wolf and part of the Law & Order franchise. It originally aired on NBC and, in ...more
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Chicago P.D. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Jason Beghe, Jon Seda, Sophia Bush

District 21 of the Chicago Police Department is made up of two distinctly different groups. There are the uniformed cops who patrol the beat and go head to head with the city's street crimes. And there's the Intelligence Unit, the team that combats the city's major offenses - organized crime, drug trafficking, high profile murders and beyond.

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Chicago Fire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund

No job is more stressful, dangerous or exhilarating than those of the Firefighters, Rescue Squad and Paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51. These are the courageous men and women who forge headfirst into danger when everyone else is running the other way and whose actions make the difference between life and death.

Chicago Fire is an American television drama series that airs on NBC and was created by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas with Dick Wolf serving as an executive producer. The series originally ...more
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Chicago Med is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Nick Gehlfuss, Yaya DaCosta, Torrey DeVitto

An emotional thrill ride through the day-to-day chaos of the city's newest state-of-the-art trauma center and into the lives of the courageous doctors, nurses and staff who hold it all together.

Chicago Med (NBC, 2015) is an American medical drama television series created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead. Set in Chicago, the show focuses on the emergency department at Gaffney Chicago ...more
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Law & Order: Criminal Intent is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan
This show is an American police procedural television drama series set in New York City, where it was also primarily produced. Created and produced by Dick Wolf and René Balcer, the ...more
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Chicago Justice is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Philip Winchester, Carl Weathers, Jon Seda

The State's Attorney's dedicated team of prosecutors and investigators navigates heated city politics and controversy head-on, while fearlessly pursuing justice. As they take on the city's high-stakes and often media-frenzied cases, they must balance public opinion, power struggles within the system, and their unwavering passion for the law.

Chicago Justice (NBC, 2016) follows the State Attorney's team of prosecutors and investigators as they navigate their way through Chicago area politics, the legal arena, and media coverage while ...more
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New York Undercover is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Malik Yoba, Michael DeLorenzo, Patti D'Arbanville
New York Undercover is an American police drama that aired on the Fox television network from 1994 to 1998. The series stars Malik Yoba as Detective J.C. Williams and Michael DeLorenzo as ...more
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Law & Order: LA is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Corey Stoll, Rachel Ticotin, Alfred Molina
Law & Order: LA, originally titled Law & Order: Los Angeles, is an American police procedural and legal drama television series set in Los Angeles, where it was produced. Created and ...more
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FBI is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Missy Peregrym, Jeremy Sisto, Zeeko Zaki
F.B.I. (CBS, 2018) is an American drama television series created by Dick Wolf. The inner workings of the New York office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
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Nightwatch is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Holly Monteleone, Nick Manning, Titus Tero

In the City of New Orleans there are as many as one thousand emergency calls every night. These are the stories of the heroes who risk their lives to answer those calls. Police officers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians. This is Nightwatch.

Nightwatch (A&E, 2015) is a reality series that follows the men and women who keep the citizens of New Orleans safe during the night.
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Law & Order: Trial by Jury is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Bebe Neuwirth, Amy Carlson, Kirk Acevedo
Law & Order: Trial by Jury is an American television drama about criminal trials set in New York City. It was the third spin-off from the long-running Law & Order. The show's almost ...more
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Law & Order: UK is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Bradley Walsh, Robert Glenister, Harriet Walter
Law & Order: UK is a British police procedural and legal television programme, adapted from the American series Law & Order. The programme is financed by the production companies Kudos ...more
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Crime & Punishment (1993) is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Crime & Punishment (1993) Rachel Ticotin, Jon Tenney, Carmen Argenziano
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Miami Vice is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago

The cops. The cars. The clothes. Miami Vice is the explosive, groundbreaking detective show that redefined the word "cool." Set against the seamy and steamy Miami underworld, ride shotgun with suave Vice cops Sonny Crockett and Rico Tubbs as they battle a never-ending gallery of criminals. Set to an electrifying soundtrack of rock legends, including Glenn Frey, Phil Collins, U2 and Peter Gabriel, every episode crackles with excitement and stylish flair.

Miami Vice is an American television drama series created by Anthony Yerkovich and produced by Michael Mann for NBC. The series starred Don Johnson as James "Sonny" Crockett and Philip ...more
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Conviction is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Conviction Stephanie March, Anson Mount, Eric Balfour

This legal drama series from Emmy Award winner Dick Wolf is a fast-paced, character-oriented story focusing on young assistant district attorneys in New York who handle tough, high-profile cases that challenge their experience.

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Law & Order True Crime is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
onechicagofire added Edie Falco, Anthony Edwards, Josh Charles
Law & Order True Crime (NBC, 2017) is an American true crime anthology series created by Dick Wolf as part of the Law & Order franchise. The first season, a dramatization of the trial of ...more
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L.A. Dragnet is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Ed O'Neill, Ethan Embry, Christina Chang

This updated version of "Dragnet" features newly promoted LAPD Lieutenant Joe Friday overseeing a group of younger detectives in the Robbery/Homicide Division.

From Emmy Award-winning producer Dick Wolf, one of television's most successful creators and architect of the long-running Law Order franchise, comes this modern-day take on the classic police ...more
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Arrest & Trial is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Arrest & Trial Brian Dennehy
Arrest & Trial is an American, syndicated nontraditional court show which follows individual criminal cases via a combination of reenactments and real trial footage. Episodes run for 30 ...more
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Conviction is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Hayley Atwell, Eddie Cahill, Shawn Ashmore
Conviction (ABC, 2016) is an American legal drama television series. Former First Daughter Hayes Morrison (Hayley Atwell) is blackmailed into heading the Conviction Integrity Unit, a department ...more
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Criminal Confessions is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Criminal Confessions

Criminal Confessions delves into the psychological showdown that transpires inside actual police interrogation rooms between investigators and suspects and dissects what it takes to yield a confession. Each hour-long episode takes viewers through the emotional twists and turns of a real homicide case from the 911 call to the crime scene and leading up to the interrogation room where detectives corner their prime suspect. The police officers and detectives will walk us through their strategy while interviews with the suspects' and victims' friends and family shed light on the heartbreaking details, taking viewers on an emotional journey with the hope of finding justice. In every case, the interrogating officer will "break" the suspect and get a shocking reveal of what led to the atrocious crime.

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Swift Justice is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Swift Justice Gary Dourdan, Len Cariou, James McCaffrey
Swift Justice is an American television series which aired on UPN from March 13, 1996 to July 31, 1996. The series stars James McCaffrey as a former NYPD detective and Navy SEAL, who after ...more
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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Aidan Quinn, Adam Beach, August Schellenberg
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Cold Justice: Sex Crimes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Walter Mulder added Cold Justice: Sex Crimes Casey Garrett, Alicia O'Neill, Jesse Alvarado

This series is an extremely timely project, especially in light of the sobering statistics for sex-related crimes in America revealing that there are approximately 240,000 survivors of sexual assault in America, including men, women and children. In fact, every two minutes, someone is sexually assaulted in the United States. To combat these numbers and bring justice to the survivors of sexual assault, former Harris County, Texas, prosecutors Casey Garrett and Alicia O'Neill are traveling to small towns around the country to help local law enforcement close cases that have sat dormant for years.

Cold Justice: Sex Crimes (TNT, 2015) is an unscripted procedural drama spin-off of Cold Justice. The series followed unsolved sex crimes and former Harris County, Texas, prosecutors Casey ...more
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South Beach is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Dick Wolf Shows and TV Series
Shemar Moore, John Glover, Yancy Butler
South Beach is an American action/adventure series that aired on NBC during the summer of 1993. The series was created by Dick Wolf and Robert DeLaurentis and starred Yancy Butler, who had been ...more