Upcoming Broadcasts:

Fashion Victim (#706) Duration: 52:07 STEREO

The team reinvestigate the murder of fashion designer Ritchie Levene

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 26, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

Love Means Nothing In Tennis (#906Z) Duration: 50:09 STEREO

UCOS investigates the case of 16-year-old tennis champion Alice Kemp, who fell to her death from the balcony of a penthouse apartment after losing a crucial match. As the team delves into this competitive world, Standing wonders if he did enough to encourage his own daughter's sporting ambitions.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 27, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me

Where There's Smoke (#707) Duration: 51:03 STEREO

UCOS receive information that a club fire in 1996 was a targeted arson attack.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 2, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

Coming Out Ball (#708) Duration: 51:50 STEREO

The team reinvestigate the 1983 abduction of 18-year-old debutante Barbara Linden-Warner.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 9, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

Gloves Off (#709) Duration: 49:44 STEREO

The gun used to murder a talented young boxer 15 years ago surfaces in an armed robbery.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 16, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

Dead Poets (#907Z) Duration: 52:05 STEREO

UCOS re-opens the case of Sean Docherty, a talented young poet whose burnt body was discovered ten years ago in the scrapyard of a known gangster. While Standing is convinced that the murder is related to Docherty's criminal connections, Lane is sure that the answer lies in his poetry.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 17, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 18, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me

The 4th Man (#710) Duration: 51:38 STEREO

The team find themselves drawn into a case involving high-level police corruption.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 23, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

Blue Flower (#908Z) Duration: 52:02 STEREO

UCOS investigates the murder of Max Klein, an East German immigrant whose mysterious last words translated as 'blue flower'. As the team pieces together Max's remarkable story, Pullman attempts to gain the trust of his estranged daughter Mia.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 24, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 25, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me

Old Fossils (#801Z) Duration: 52:08 STEREO

UCOS reinvestigate the 2001 death of a senior palaeontologist.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 30, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 – KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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