The BEST episodes of I, Witness

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

One interview. One voice. The whole story. I, WITNESS showcases real-life murder investigations as seen through the eyes of one individual. But their point of view and the story they tell isn’t necessarily the one you might expect.

Last Updated: 4/9/2024Network: Investigation DiscoveryStatus: Ended
52 votes

#1 - The Accused

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/11/2017

3-year-old Riley Fox is kidnapped and found dead. When Riley's father confesses, defense attorney Kathleen Zellner knows there is more to this confession than meets the eye, and embarks to set the record straight.

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92 votes

#2 - Last Dance

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/1/2017

In 1986, Cheryl Pierson's father is shot and killed on his driveway, leaving Cheryl and her siblings orphans. In pursuit of his murderer, detectives uncover an unholy family secret and an unlikely assassin.

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32 votes

#3 - The Judas Kiss

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/25/2017

Kenneth Cloud is shot outside a restaurant, while his wife looks on. Detective Bill Martin goes with his gut down a path of lonely hearts and polygamous drifters to nail the shooter.

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35 votes

#4 - Mother Undercover

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/1/2017

Just after Christmas, Carol Bushard's adopted son, Andy Bushard, mysteriously disappears. When police fail to act, Carol and her husband blaze their own investigative trail through the criminal back woods of a California mountain town.

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59 votes

#5 - The Smith Sisters

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/4/2017

Dawn Smith's sister disappears, shocking a small community. The kidnapper calls repeatedly, but not for ransom, for fun...with Dawn. Will her dance with the devil help police catch him and bring Shari back alive?

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46 votes

#6 - Keep Your Enemies Closer

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/18/2017

After the mysterious disappearance of her teenage brother, a determined South Carolina mother, Lacresha Stanton sets out on a relentless, grassroots investigation to extricate the truth from his tight-lipped circle of supposed friends.

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19 votes

#7 - Save the Last Dance

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/8/2017

The thrilling account of Cheryl Pierson, with a new perspective from one who was there: her boyfriend and future husband, Rob Cuccio. When Rob discovers the Pierson family's darkest secret, this unique perspective begs the question, how far are you willing to go for the person you love?

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