Murder for Hire gives an exclusive look into the dark world of contract killings, showcasing some of the most fascinating murder for hire cases ever caught on tape. In an alarming trend, investigators are seeing a sharp increase in hired hits across the country, and those attempting shockingly include: housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and even grandmothers. From scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the show explores in rare, never-before-seen footage, how a seemingly good relationship can go wrong and the emotions surrounding the reveal when an intended victim discovers a hit has been taken on their life. Each standalone episode will feature a different case of undercover agents immersing the viewer into the real life sting and investigation as they attempt to catch the perpetrator and ultimately prevent a murder.
Murder for Hire season 1 premiered on April 7, 2019 and concluded on June 16, 2019 on Oxygen.
1.01 (#1) An Ex-Wife’s Revenge
An addiction therapist blackmails her patient into helping her find a hitman to kill her ex-husband. But the patient enlists the help of an undercover officer to try to prevent a cold-blooded murder.
April 7, 2019
1.02 (#2) The Other Woman
The police send a civilian informant undercover to determine if their friend and local doctor wants to kill his estranged wife or if it's solely the plan of his jealous girlfriend.
April 14, 2019
1.03 (#3) Good Sister, Bad Sister
After 40 years, a woman is excited to finally reunite with her estranged sister but is shocked when she finds herself thrusted into a sinister murder plot.
April 21, 2019
1.04 (#4) Guardian Angel
A young mother's life is threatened by her ex-husband as their relationship turns deadly. With the determination of one officer and the help of unlikely informants, they uncover a relentless murder plot.
April 28, 2019
1.05 (#5) Doctors' Orders
After a whirlwind romance ends in assault, a doctor tries to silence his ex. When a troubling encounter triggers an undercover operation, police discover a deeper conspiracy with multiple targets.
May 12, 2019
1.06 (#6) A Deadly Imagination
A self-proclaimed novelist's plot for her husband's untimely death takes an unexpected turn, and a sting operation reveals the twisted truth.
May 19, 2019
1.07 (#7) Monster-In-Law
Family drama turns deadly when an ostracized mother-in-law calls on an old friend, who once had a connection to the mob, to murder her own daughter-in-law.
May 26, 2019
1.08 (#8) Eye for an Eye
A prominent eye surgeon enlists his Head of IT to find a Russian hitman to kill a former employee. But as things begin to progress, he changes his target.
June 2, 2019
1.09 (#9) Revenge, Revenge, Revenge
A ruthless criminal goes from fraud to murder as he plots a gruesome revenge on the judicial system. This too-close-to-home plot strikes a personal cord with detectives as they work to prevent their friend and colleague from being murdered.
June 9, 2019
1.10 (#10) A Family Divided
A fatal crime goes unsolved and the case goes cold until a determined detective suspects a murder for hire. Officers plan an undercover operation to identify the perpetrator but they only have one shot to nail him down.
June 16, 2019
Murder for Hire season 2 premieres on October 5, 2019 on Oxygen.
2.01 (#11) Crocodile Tears
The sting operation and trials of Dalia Dippolito, a twenty-six year old escort who became an infamous femme fatale and a media sensation when she was charged with solicitation to commit the murder of her husband, Mike.
October 5, 2019
2.02 (#12) Dirty Deeds
Jealousy and obsession reach a fever pitch when a possessive narcissist in a wheelchair hatches a methodical plot to assassinate his unsuspecting ex-girlfriend.
October 12, 2019
2.03 (#13) Daddy's Girl
A manipulative woman enlists her father to carry out her devious plan to kill her ex-husband. With her father doing her dirty work will she be able to outsmart the police and stay out of prison?