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Law & Order SVU and OC Are Having a 2-Week Crossover Event: What to Know

Yes, this means Benson and Stabler will finally see each other after that almost-kiss. 

By Jessica White
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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Law & Order: Organized Crime are concluding their seasons with a two-week crossover event. Yes, you read that right: Fans are about to get two full weeks of character crossovers! 

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This means we'll see Captain Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Detective Elliot Stabler (Christopher Meloni) reunite after their almost-kiss broke the internet.  And that's not the only reunion fans are hyped for. Amanda Rollins (Kelli Giddish) will also return for the action-packed occasion. And she has big news to share.

More on that, below, plus all the details about Law & Order's two-week crossover event. 

When is the two-week Law & Order crossover event?

The Law & Order crossover event kicks off with the Thursday, May 11 episode of Law & Order: SVU and concludes with the Season 3 finale of Law & Order: Organized Crime on Thursday, May 18. 

All episodes are available the next day on Peacock

Officer Tonie Churlish (Jasmine Batchelor) Det. Joe Velasco (Octavio Pisano) in a scene from Law & Order: SVU.

What will happen during the two-week Law & Order crossover event?

Besides Benson and Stabler reconnecting after an intense last encounter, Rollins is also bringing exciting news to the table: She and Carisi (Peter Scanavino) are expecting a baby

Find plot details and air dates for the four Law & Order crossover episodes, below: 

Law & Order: SVU, Episode 21 (“Bad Things”)

Air date: Thursday, May 11 at 9/8c on NBC and next day on Peacock

Plot synopsis: "Benson and Carisi are baffled when a series of assaults have the same M.O. but different DNA at each crime scene. Muncy believes Elias Olsen has struck again and is determined to prove it."

Law & Order: OC, Episode 21 (“Shadowërk”)

Air date: Thursday, May 11 at 10/9c on NBC and next day on Peacock

Plot synopsis: "When DNA from an SVU rape investigation connects to an OCCB unsolved murder, Stabler and Benson uncover a revenge-for-hire scheme on the dark web. While Bell and Jet follow the money trail to expose the website’s anonymous creator, Stabler asks Professor Rollins for help with a key clue."

Elliot Stabler on Law And Order Organized Crime

Law & Order: SVU, Episode 22 (“All Pain is One Malady”)

Air date: Thursday, May 18 at 9/8c on NBC and next day on Peacock

Plot synopsis: "In the search for a revenge-for-hire crime ring, Benson and Stabler combine forces on a case that has now spread globally; Fin and Bruno help a victim assaulted a second time; Jet's plan to hack the dark web backfires and puts the team in danger."

Law & Order: OC, Episode 22 (“With Many Names”)

Air date: Thursday, May 18 at 10/9c on NBC and next day on Peacock

Plot synopsis: "As OCCB and SVU close in on a callous and desperate suspect, the U.S. Attorney benches Stabler and Benson; Bell and Fin must lead the team on a perilous task; Rollins confronts a witness who refuses to cooperate."