The BEST episodes of A Time to Kill

Every episode of A Time to Kill ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of A Time to Kill!

The key to solving the toughest homicides lies somewhere in the final hours of a victim's life. In each one-hour episode of A TIME TO KILL, determined investigators must piece together events during this critical window to reconstruct the timeline, unlock the motive, and ultimately close in on the killer.

Last Updated: 1/29/2023Network:Investigation Discovery
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Killer on the Roof
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8.45
11 votes

#1 - Killer on the Roof

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/29/2021

A former marine's death reveals a string of angry coworkers and irate exes.

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What Happened to Lauren?
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8.40
5 votes

#2 - What Happened to Lauren?

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/15/2021

A 27-year-old law student is reported missing, and when investigators later find human remains in the trash can behind her apartment, it's undeniable that the two are related. Police in Macon, Georgia, must act fast to catch a cold-blooded killer.

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She Called 911
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8.25
16 votes

#3 - She Called 911

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/3/2021

When a 42-year-old woman is strangled to death and posed in an unusual way in her bedroom, detectives are on the hunt for someone who would have wanted to humiliate her after murdering her. A hidden 911 call turns the case on its head.

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Undoing Behavior
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8.18
17 votes

#4 - Undoing Behavior

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/20/2021

A 36-year-old woman lies strangled to death in her own home. Clues at the scene indicate she knew her killer well enough to let them in and that the resulting murder was spontaneous. Now, police race to discover who could want this mother dead and why.

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 Slaying in St. Petersburg
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8.00
9 votes

#5 - Slaying in St. Petersburg

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/13/2023

With two mortal gunshot wounds and tape residue on his wrists and ankles, it's clear 21-year-old Landy Martinez suffered before his death; detectives hope the victim's cell phone provides the critical evidence they need to close in on his killer.

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To Stalk a Co-Ed
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7.94
17 votes

#6 - To Stalk a Co-Ed

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 8/2/2021

A college student is strangled to death in her Bryan, Texas, apartment. Investigators are hard-pressed to find anyone who would want to kill such a bubbly and dynamic woman, but DNA discovered on the scene proves there's at least one person who wanted to do her harm.

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A Lady's Weapon
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7.91
22 votes

#7 - A Lady's Weapon

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 8/23/2021

Mary loves her 40-year marriage and her thriving chiropractic practice in Whitesboro, New York. Then, she falls ill at work and dies two days later. An autopsy points to poisoning, and a mysterious letter implicates someone close to her.

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Clock in For Murder
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7.89
18 votes

#8 - Clock in For Murder

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/10/2022

Early one May morning in 2012, a Kentucky pharmaceutical company employee stumbles upon the body of a close colleague. Someone has beaten this devoted wife and mother to death, and police must eliminate her coworkers as suspects, one by one.

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Five Million Reasons for Murder
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7.89
18 votes

#9 - Five Million Reasons for Murder

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/17/2022

In affluent Colleyville, Texas, a bloody home invasion leaves the housekeeper dead - but police soon discover she was the intended target all along. Little did the sweet grandmother know just how many people were impatiently waiting for her to die.

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The Night Creeper
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7.83
18 votes

#10 - The Night Creeper

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/7/2021

A popular college student is found stabbed to death in her apartment the day after Thanksgiving. Detectives in Jacksonville Beach must piece together her last known movements to pinpoint the time of the murder, and then they must find her brutal killer.

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The Unusual Suspect
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7.80
10 votes

#11 - The Unusual Suspect

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/27/2021

A popular Wisconsin funeral director and his intern are murdered in cold blood. The case stalls for two years before a criminal profiler takes a fresh look and sees only one viable suspect -- someone the police never considered.

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The Beneficiary
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7.79
19 votes

#12 - The Beneficiary

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 9/30/2021

On a quiet summer night in 2010, a killer shoots dead a wealthy La Crosse, Wisconsin, couple in their living room. Police look to their financially strapped children for the motive to kill, but a strange discovery may veer them in a whole new direction.

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Cruel Intentions
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7.78
9 votes

#13 - Cruel Intentions

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/22/2021

A 30-year-old woman is reported missing by her concerned husband after she fails to report to work. When her abandoned car is found, traces of blood in the trunk indicate more than just a disappearance - it's clear she has been murdered.

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Data Doesn't Lie
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7.77
22 votes

#14 - Data Doesn't Lie

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 8/16/2021

A 911 call from a worried ex-boyfriend sends police to the Powder Springs, Georgia, home of Danielle Marshall. Once there, they find her shot dead in the kitchen. As the suspects multiply, it takes some police ingenuity to nab the killer.

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Admit the Affair, Deny the Murder
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7.76
17 votes

#15 - Admit the Affair, Deny the Murder

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 8/30/2021

A college student's effervescent personality wins him many admirers on his Columbia, Missouri, campus right up until the day of his murder. As a police search for suspects, a tip leads them to someone with a lot to lose.

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Serial Killer Svengali
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7.76
17 votes

#16 - Serial Killer Svengali

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired 11/11/2021

In Austin, Texas, a concerned son finds his beloved music teacher mother murdered in her bedroom. Within days, the victim's neighbor comes forward with some chilling evidence. Then, two more homicides convince police that a serial killer is on the loose.

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The Business of Murder
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7.75
20 votes

#17 - The Business of Murder

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 10/14/2021

A St. Charles, Missouri, businessman dies violently at work, and police suspect it was a business deal gone bad. Then they discover several insurance policies plus a secret double life, and their investigation veers into a whole different lane.

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A Callous Disregard for Life
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7.75
20 votes

#18 - A Callous Disregard for Life

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/20/2022

In Brooklyn's Hasidic community, Menachem Stark enjoys life as a respected businessman and father to seven children. In 2014, his wife calls police when he fails to return home, and a subsequent search leads to a burning dumpster that holds a dark secret.

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Dark Side of the Coin
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7.75
20 votes

#19 - Dark Side of the Coin

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired 10/21/2021

Gary and Jan Tyrrell are avid collectors of gold and silver coins and artifacts. Then they turn up dead, and investigators must find out exactly who knew about their expensive hobby - and who would be willing to kill for it.

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The Killer's Name Is Already in the File
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7.74
19 votes

#20 - The Killer's Name Is Already in the File

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 9/23/2021

The roughly one-hundred residents in the tiny town of Colon, Nebraska, wake to the news that one of their own is dead. Retiree Sharron Erickson fought her killer, but it wasn't enough, and police must now eliminate both friends and neighbors as suspects.

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If the Glove Fits
star
7.73
15 votes

#21 - If the Glove Fits

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/3/2022

A diligent art student lies stabbed to death in bed. The ferociousness of the crime makes little sense considering the quiet co-ed has no known enemies. However, police soon meet someone whose secret hatred for her reveals itself as a night of pure horror.

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Bitten by Love
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7.73
11 votes

#22 - Bitten by Love

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/16/2022

The shooting of successful paediatric dentist Kendra Hatcher in the gated parking garage of her Dallas condo spurs detectives to unravel a twisted plot as they chase a fugitive who ends up on the FBI's most-wanted list.

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Who Killed the Yogi?
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7.72
18 votes

#23 - Who Killed the Yogi?

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/17/2020

A 45-year-old yoga instructor is found gunned down on his front porch on a hot September morning in Tucson. With evidence of a burglary, detectives wonder if the victim interrupted the crime. The case proves much more complex when a witness steps forward.

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A Murder in Marietta
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7.72
18 votes

#24 - A Murder in Marietta

Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired 11/18/2021

After being stabbed at his Marietta, Georgia, home, beloved son Mitchell Jones dies at the hospital. Mitchell is a popular gay man, so police have several potential suspects. It isn't until they employ a new tracking tool that the case breaks wide open.

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You Don't See Me, I Don't See You
star
7.71
14 votes

#25 - You Don't See Me, I Don't See You

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/10/2020

When a charming 33-year-old is gunned down outside his home, detectives must comb over every detail of his personal life, professional dealings, and extracurricular activities to figure out who could commit such a brutal crime, and why.

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