For those most affected by a homicide, The First 48 is just the beginning. After The First 48 is a new series that picks up where the hit series The First 48 leaves off, telling the entire story of some of that series' most compelling cases. Featuring in-depth interviews with the key players including detectives, prosecutors, defense attorneys, families of victims and sometimes even the offenders themselves, After The First 48 presents the full story of these homicide investigations, from crime to arrest to trial and beyond. Through these exclusive interviews, and in some cases actual trial footage, we take you on a dramatic emotional journey and learn, in the end, the lasting impact a murder has on everyone involved.