Complete list of 2010s American detective shows

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Below is a complete list of American detective/mystery/crime shows from the 2010s, in alphabetical order. This includes shows that started in the 2000s and continued into the 2010s, as well as shows that started in the 2010s and continued into the 2020s. At the turn of the millennium, there was a surge in popularity of reality and true-crime series. However, the list below aims to bring into focus only scripted/fictional shows.

Clicking on a title link in the list below will take you to my post about that specific show (if I have created one). Additionally, the list also includes links to places where you can watch/stream the show online.

#-A

B

  • Backstrom (2015) (comedy)
  • Banshee (2013-2016)
  • Barry (2018-2019) (comedy)
  • Battle Creek (2015) (comedy)
  • Batwoman (2019-present) (superhero)
  • Beauty & the Beast (2012-2016)
  • Better Call Saul (2015-present)
  • Black Lightning (2017-present) (superhero)
  • The Blacklist (2013-2020)
  • The Blacklist: Redemption (2017)
  • Blindspot (2015-2020)
  • Blue Bloods (2010-2020)
  • Bluff City Law (2019)
  • Boardwalk Empire (2010-2014)
  • Bloodline (2015-2017)
  • Bones (2005-2017) [stream here]
  • Bored to Death (2009-2011) (humor) [stream here]
  • Bosch (2014-present)
  • Bounty Hunters (2017)
  • Breaking Bad (2008-2013) [stream here]
  • Breakout Kings (2011-2012)
  • The Bridge (2013-2014)
  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013-present) (sit-com)
  • Burn Notice (2007-2013) [stream here]

C

  • Castle (2009-2016) [stream here]
  • The Catch (2016-2017)
  • Chance (2016-2017)
  • Charlie’s Angels (2011)
  • Chase, a.k.a. Jerry Bruckheimer’s Chase (2010-2011)
  • The Chicago Code (2011)
  • Chicago P.D. (2014-present)
  • Claws (2017-2019) (comedy)
  • The Closer (2005-2012) [stream here]
  • Cold Case (2003-2010)
  • Common Law (2012) (comedy)
  • Complications (2015)
  • Comrade Detective (2017) (parody)
  • Criminal Minds (2005-2020) [stream here]
  • Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016-2017)
  • Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior (2011)
  • Crossing Lines (2013-2015)
  • CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000-2015) [stream here]
  • CSI: Cyber (2015-2016)
  • CSI: Miami (2002-2012) [stream here]
  • CSI: NY (2004-2013) [stream here]

D-E

  • Damages (2007-2012) [stream here]
  • Daredevil (2015-2018) (superhero)
  • Dark Blue (2009-2010) [stream here]
  • Deadly Class (2018-2019)
  • Death Valley (2011) (parody/mockumentary)
  • Deception (2018)
  • The Defenders (2010-2011)
  • The Defenders (2017) (superhero)
  • Desperate Housewives (2004-2012) [stream here]
  • Detroit 1-8-7 (2010-2011)
  • Dexter (2006-2013) [stream here]
  • Dirty John (2018-2020) (biography/true crime)

E-F

  • Eagleheart (2010-2014) (parody)
  • Elementary (2012-2019)
  • Emergence (2019-2020)
  • Eye Candy (2015)
  • Eyewitness (2016)
  • Evil (2019-2020)
  • Fairly Legal (2011-2012)
  • The Family Business (2018-2020)
  • Fargo (2014-2020)
  • FBI (2018-present)
  • Feed the Beast (2016)
  • The Firm (2012)
  • The Flash (2014-present) (superhero)
  • The Following (2013-2015)
  • The Forgotten (2009-2010)
  • From Dusk till Dawn (2014-2016)

G

  • Game of Silence (2016)
  • Gang Related (2014)
  • The Gates (2010) (supernatural/fantasy)
  • Get Shorty (2017-2019)
  • Ghost Whisperer (2005-2010) [stream here]
  • The Glades (2010-2013)
  • Godfather of Harlem (2019)
  • Golden Boy (2013)
  • Gone (2017-2018)
  • Good Behavior (2016-2017)
  • The Good Cop (2018)
  • Good Girls (2018-2020) (comedy)
  • The Good Guys (2010) (comedy)
  • Gotham (2014-2019)
  • Graceland (2013-2015)
  • Gracepoint (2014)
  • Grimm (2011-2017) (supernatural/fantasy)

H-K

  • Hannibal (2013-2015)
  • Happy! (2017-2019)
  • Haven (2010-2015)
  • Hawaii Five-0 (2010-2020)
  • Homeland (2011-2020)
  • House M.D., a.k.a. House or Dr. House (2004-2012) [stream here]
  • How to Get Away with Murder (2014-2020)
  • In Plain Sight (2008-2012) [stream here]
  • The Inspectors (2015-2019)
  • Instinct (2018-2019)
  • Ironside (2013)
  • IZombie (2015-2019) (comedy)
  • Jessica Jones (2015-2019)
  • Jett (2019)
  • Justified (2010-2015)
  • Killer Women (2014)
  • The Killing (2011-2014)
  • King & Maxwell (2013)

L

  • L.A.’s Finest (2019-present)
  • Law & Order (1990-2010) [stream here]
  • Law & Order True Crime (2017)
  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001-2011) [stream here]
  • Law & Order: LA, a.k.a. Law & Order: Los Angeles (2010-2011)
  • Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, a.k.a. Law & Order: SVU (1999-present) [stream here]
  • Legends (2014-2015)
  • Lethal Weapon (2016-2019)
  • Leverage (2008-2012) [stream here]
  • Lie to Me (2009-2011) [stream here]
  • Limitless (2015-2016)
  • Longmire (2012-2017)
  • Lost (2004-2010) [stream here]
  • Low Winter Sun (2013)
  • Luke Cage (2016-2018)

M

  • Magnum P.I. (2018-2020)
  • Major Crimes (2012-2018) (The Closer spinoff)
  • Mayans M.C. (2018-2019)
  • Medium (2005-2011) [stream here]
  • Memphis Beat (2010-2011) (comedy)
  • The Mentalist (2008-2015) [stream here]
  • Mindhunter (2017-2019)
  • Minority Report (2015)
  • Mob City (2013)
  • The Mob Doctor (2012-2013)
  • Mr. Mercedes (2017-2019)
  • Murder in the First (2014-2016)
  • The Mysteries of Laura (2014-2016)

N-O

  • Narcos
  • Narcos: Mexico
  • NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (2003-2020) [stream here]
  • NCIS: Los Angeles
  • NCIS: New Orleans
  • The Night Of
  • Nikita
  • No Actifity
  • No Ordinary Family
  • Notorious
  • NTSP:SD:SUV::
  • Numb3rs (2005-2010) [stream here]
  • NYC 22
  • The Oath
  • Orange is the New Black
  • Ozark

P-Q

  • Paradise PD
  • Past Life
  • Perception
  • Person of Interest
  • La Piloto
  • Pink Collar Crimes
  • The Player
  • Power
  • Pretty Little Liars
  • Prime Suspect
  • Prison Break (2005-2017) [stream here]
  • Prodigal Son
  • The Protector
  • Psych (2006-2014) [stream here]
  • Public Morals
  • The Punisher
  • Quantico
  • Quarry
  • Queen of the South

R

  • Ransom
  • Ray Donovan
  • Reckless
  • Reef Break
  • Ringer
  • Rizzoli & Isles
  • The Rookie
  • Rosewood
  • Rush Hour

S

  • S.W.A.T.
  • Saving Grace (2007-2010) (fantasy) [stream here]
  • Second Chance
  • Sequestered
  • Seven Seconds
  • Shades of Blue
  • Shut Eye
  • Sleepy Hollow
  • Sneaky Pete
  • Snowfall
  • Sons of Anarchy (2008-2014) [stream here]
  • Southland (2009-2013) [stream here]
  • Stalker
  • Stitches
  • Stumptown
  • Swedish Dicks
  • Sweet/Vicious

T-U

  • Take Two
  • Taken
  • Taxi Brooklyn
  • Ten Days in the Valley
  • Terriers
  • Those Who Kill
  • Training Day
  • True Detective
  • True Justice
  • Twin Peaks
  • Unforgettable
  • An Unknown Enemy

V-Z

  • Vampire Diaries (2009-2017) (fantasy, horror) [stream here]
  • Vegas
  • Vegas Strip
  • Veronica Mars (2004-2007, 2019) [stream here and here]
  • Warrior
  • White Collar (2009-2014) [stream here]
  • When They See Us
  • Wicked City
  • Wisdom of the Crowd
  • Wu Assassins
  • The X-Files (1993-2002, 2016-2018) [stream here]
  • You

If you know of a show that is missing from the list above, or if you have any other additions or corrections, please let me know in the comments!

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