Premier About a Real Life Version of Detective Olivia Benson From Law and Order SVU
What if I told you that there was a show about to premier about a real life version of Detective Olivia Benson from Law and Order SVU?
THE REAL SVU produced by television production company EUE/Sokolow, is a one-hour true crime special that chronicles the harrowing cases of real life LAPD Sex Crimes Detective Ninette Toosbuy.
Detective Toosbury has been with the LAPD since 1994 and has spent the past 14 years in investigations. Ninette has worked a variety of assignments including narcotics, robbery, assault crimes, domestic violence crimes and child abuse.
Cameras catch up with Toosbury for the pilot episode of The Real SVU, where she investigates the case of Beth, a 25-year-old woman who has been brutally raped by her bus driver. Early on, Detective Toosbuy realizes that without compelling evidence, the only chance she has to bring this predator to justice is to nail him in the interrogation room. Starting in 2009, an unidentified man began hunting and sexually assaulting teenage girls in broad daylight. With the community in panic, Detective Toosbuy and her team race against the clock in order to stop this monster from striking again
Watch a preview of “The Real SVU,” HERE.
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First airing is scheduled for Thursday, January 21st at 11p (check your local listings) on Lifetime’s sister network, LMN