How to watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime 2022 online

Christopher Meloni as Detective Elliot Stabler, Mariska Hargitay as Captain Olivia Benson in Law & Order's crossover event
(Image credit: Zach Dilgard/NBC)

Dun dun! Soon, you can watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime 2022 online. The long-running police and legal franchise returns with a three-hour crossover event between Law & Order: SVU season 24, Law & Order season 22 and Law & Order: Organized Crime season 3.

Law and Order start times, channel

Law & Order 2022 premieres on Thursday (Sept. 22).
• Organized Crime season 3 airs at 8 p.m. ET/PT
• SVU season 24 airs at 9 p.m. ET/PT
• L&O season 22 airs at 10 p.m. ET/PT

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SVU star Mariska Hargitay has called the crossover a "pure miracle," while Organized Crime's Christopher Meloni teases it will be "a big, sprawling, epic." 

L&O: Organized Crime season 3 kicks off the night, followed by Special Victims Unit season 24 and the original Law & Order season 22. 

After the fatal shooting of a young girl, Detectives Cosgrove (Jeffrey Donovan) and Shaw (Mehcad Brooks) team up to track down the killer. As the investigation proceeds, Captain Olivia Benson (Hargitay) and Detective Elliot Stabler (Meloni) realize it's more than a typical homicide.

Meanwhile, District Attorneys McCoy (Sam Waterston) and Price (Hugh Dancy) look to dismantle an international crime ring, but their case is threatened by complications. 

Here's everything you need to know to watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime 2022 online. Plus, watch a preview for the crossover below:

How to watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime 2022 from anywhere

Just because NBC isn't available everywhere doesn't mean you need to miss Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime if you're away from home. Watching along with the rest of the internet can be pretty easy. With the right VPN (virtual private network), you can stream the show from wherever you go.

Not sure which VPN is right for you? We've tested many different services and our pick for the best VPN overall is ExpressVPN. It offers superb speeds and excellent customer service.


Our favorite VPN service, ExpressVPN, really shines thanks to its safety, speed and simplicity-to-use. It's also compatible with loads of devices - from iOS and Android to Roku, Apple TV and PlayStations. You'll even get an extra 3 months free if you sign up for a year, or there's a 30-day money-back guarantee if you just want to give it a try.

Using a VPN is incredibly simple.

1. Install the VPN of your choice. As we've said, ExpressVPN is our favorite.

2. Choose the location you wish to connect to in the VPN app. For instance if you're in the U.S. and want to view a U.K. service, you'd select U.K. from the list.

3. Sit back and enjoy the action. Head to your website or streaming service of choice and tune in.

How to watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime 2022 online in the US

In the U.S., Law & Order: Organized Crime season 3 premieres Thursday (Sept. 22) at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit season 24 epiode 1 follows at 9 p.m. ET/PT and Law & Order season 22 episode 1 airs at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

NBC is a local broadcast network that can accessed with one of the best TV antennas or through a cable TV package.

If you've already cut the cord and don't have cable, you can watch NBC on a live TV service, like Sling TV, FuboTV, YouTube TV, Hulu With Live TV, and DirecTV Stream.

Of these options, we recommend Sling and Fubo TV, two of the best cable TV alternatives

Sling TV

Sling TV is one of the most affordable live TV services on the market. The Sling Blue package includes more than 50 channels including NBC (in select cities), AMC, Bravo, Food Network, HGTV, Lifetime and USA. Right now, new subscribers can get half off the first month of Sling.


Fubo.TV is a great alternative to a cable package. With the Pro Plan ($70 per month), you get over 120 channels, including all the local broadcast networks and top cable brands like AMC, E!, HGTV, FX, ESPN, Syfy and Paramount Network. 

You can also watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime episodes the day after their live NBC airing on Peacock, NBCUniversal's streaming service. To watch the current season, you'll need Peacock Premium, which has two tiers. The ad-supported tier is $4.99 per month, while the ad-free plan is $9.99.


Peacock is the home of the vast NBCUniversal library, including every episode of The Office. In addition to classic movies and TV shows, subscribers can also watch episodes of current NBC series with Peacock Premium. The service also has originals such as Girls5eva, The Lost Symbol and the Saved By the Bell reboot.

How to watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime 2022 in the UK

Good news and bad news for Brits. In the past, Law and Order: SVU and Organized Crime have aired on Sky Witness. The channel comes with a Sky TV package, which start at £26. 

However, SVU season 24 and Organized Crime don't currently have premiere dates on Sky Witness. It will likely be months before they become available. And the original Law & Order doesn't have an UK channel.

For anyone abroad who wants to use the services they already pay for, check out ExpressVPN.

How to watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime 2022 in Canada

Canadians can tune into the Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime at the same time as Americans on Citytv.  

How to watch Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime 2022 in Australia

Unfortunately for Aussies, it does not appear that Law & Order, SVU and Organized Crime are not airing on any Australian channels.

If you want to access your paid streaming services, but they are geo-blocked, check out ExpressVPN.

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Kelly Woo
Streaming Editor

Kelly is the streaming channel editor for Tom’s Guide, so basically, she watches TV for a living. Previously, she was a freelance entertainment writer for Yahoo, Vulture, TV Guide and other outlets. When she’s not watching TV and movies for work, she’s watching them for fun, seeing live music, writing songs, knitting and gardening.