The 7th season of the television series, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit premiered September 20, 2005 and ended May 16, 2006 on NBC. It aired on Tuesday nights at 10:00 p.m. Critically the show's most successful season, both lead actors received nominations at the 2006 Emmy Awards with a win by Mariska Hargitay.
A sex offender is out of jail after 21 years, but the retired officer who put him away is convinced he’ll offend again, so Stabler (Chris Meloni) goes undercover to see if he’s correct.
A pregnant woman who tries to commit suicide turns out to be a con artist involved in a designer baby ring.
A frantic 911 call from a young girl leads the cops on a wild goose chase and they question if the call is for real.
When a teenage baseball star tries to rape a friend, his actions are attributed to “roid rage,” while Stabler’s own rage issues come to the surface.
Two gay men are found murdered with the word "killer" written by their bodies, and what appears to be a gang-related crime is instead a mission of mercy to rid the world of a deadly strain of AIDS.
A school shooting that kills a young black boy turns out to be racially motivated, and what’s more surprising is who set the whole thing up.
The discovery of a boy's remains 25 years after he disappeared sets off a search for four other boys who went missing and were never found.
A serial rapist, whose wife (and alibi witness) ends up in a coma, battles with his mother-in-law over whether to pull the plug.
A teenage girl who runs away from home to get an abortion is brutally attacked and her unborn child dies, and even though her attacker is the father of her child, he is not the only person being charged.
A freak accident leads the cops to a child molester who has kidnapped young Hurricane Katrina victims, but when the perp dies from anthrax poisoning, the case gets very complicated.
A boy is stabbed and paralyzed and dropped at a hospital, and the suspect is a fellow student.
A young boy witnesses his mother's death, and his retaliation turns into a controversial sociological issue.
A young girl is kidnapped, and what is initially thought to be an extortion attempt by a pedophile turns out to have ramifications much closer to home.
A well-to-do college co-ed has unwanted pregnancies and dumps the babies in the trash.
Two strippers are murdered and the prime suspect has been set up by his invalid wife.
A high school student from Montreal vanishes, and three privileged teens, who met her at a bar, are the prime suspects.
A college student on financial aid suddenly has a lot of cash and when she’s found dead, the cops have a tough time finding the killer.
Fin's son is the prime suspect in a murder case and the ordeal takes its toll on Fin and his ex-wife.
A serial pedophile murders a family so he can kidnap the younger children, and the case is so brutal it tears Benson and Stabler apart.
A teenage girl is attacked and beaten by two siblings trying to avenge the beating of their older brother.
A teenaged boy who was sexually abused is running a lucrative pornography ring, until he's caught and then kidnapped.
A teenaged girl who falsely accuses classmates of rape, attempts suicide after going off her bi-polar medication, claiming she was influenced by a rock star who doesn’t believe in psychiatric drugs.