Close to Home

Close to Home

2005 - 2007, Drama
A young, aggressive prosecutor tries the cases that take place in her back yard.

Episode Guide

  • Close to Home - Eminent Domain (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:

    Eminent Domain

    When Annabeth prosecutes a drug dealer for killing a police officer, she uncovers a group of corrupt cops.

  • Close to Home - Fall From Grace (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:

    Fall From Grace

    Annabeth pushes to reprosecute an accused dirty cop after a missing witness is found dead.

  • Close to Home - Drink the Cup (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    Drink the Cup

    Annabeth uncovers possible police corruption and a dirty cop who has members of his team involved in illegal activity.

  • Close to Home - Maternal Instinct (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    Maternal Instinct

    Annabeth retracts her statement identifying her son as the person responsible for attacking her and killing his father.

  • Close to Home - Making Amends (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    Making Amends

    Annabeth tries to have the statute of limitations lifted in a rape case when a reformed alcoholic contacts his victim to apologize for the crime.

  • Close to Home - Protégé (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:


    Annabeth and Conlon disagree about seeking the death penalty for a defendant who is developmentally disabled.

  • Close to Home - Internet Bride (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    Internet Bride

    Annabeth prosecutes a prep-school dean for murdering his Russian bride, who he met on the Internet; Conlon asks Reggie Miller to help the prosecutor's office beat the public defenders in a basketball game.

  • Close to Home - Barren (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:


    Annabeth prosecutes a woman charged with killing the surrogate mother of her baby.

  • Close to Home - Hoosier Hold 'Em (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Hoosier Hold 'Em

    The DA's office stumbles upon a corrupt gambling operation while investigating a college student's murder; Conlon's daughter visits Indianapolis to look at colleges.

  • Close to Home - Getting In (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Getting In

    Annabeth prosecutes a malpractice case against an anesthesiologist whose patient died on the operating table during routine surgery.

  • Close to Home - Road Rage (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Road Rage

    Annabeth prosecutes a man (David Eigenberg) who killed a man who, he says, attacked him in a traffic altercation.

  • Close to Home - Prodigal Son (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Prodigal Son

    The DA's office accuses a recovering alcoholic of her niece's murder, uncovering painful secrets about a similar murder case involving the defendant's mother 25 years earlier.

  • Close to Home - A Father's Story (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    A Father's Story

    Annabeth seeks the death penalty for the man who accidentally wounded DA Doug Hellman and killed an associate when he tried to shoot his son-in-law.

  • Close to Home - Shoot to Kill (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Shoot to Kill

    Annabeth prosecutes a recently laid-off employee for the murder of his colleague; Maureen and Conlon worry that Annabeth is taking the case too personally, seeking the justice for the victim's wife that she was denied in her husband's murder.

  • Close to Home - There's Something About Martha (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    There's Something About Martha

    A minister's wife and secretary are possible suspects when he is found dead in his home; when the team discovers that the church's building fund is missing, they realize the case is about greed.

  • Close to Home - Silent Auction (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Silent Auction

    Annabeth's team investigates a father's murder during a school function and suspects one mother of having an affair with the victim.

  • Close to Home - Homecoming (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:


    Two star college football players are charged with a teammate's murder; while investigating, Annabeth realizes more secrets threaten to be exposed.

  • Close to Home - Legacy (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:


    The team investigates the murder of a prominent businessman's wife, but when the story begins to unravel, it looks like an arrest may have been premature.

  • Close to Home - Deacon (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:


    A suspect tells her ex-boyfriend that her father, a church deacon, committed a murder; when confronted about her statement, she denies it.

  • Close to Home - Truly, Madly, Deeply (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Truly, Madly, Deeply

    Annabeth discovers there is more to the story when she prosecutes a man for the assault and attempted murder of his teenage neighbor.

  • Close to Home - A House Divided (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    A House Divided

    Annabeth tries to prove the guilt of a woman who says she killed her husband in self-defense.

  • Close to Home - Community (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:


    Annabeth uses unconventional methods to determine the motive behind the murders of a woman and her children; two new detectives must work in the DA's office.

  • Close to Home - Hot Grrrl (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    Hot Grrrl

    Annabeth prosecutes two teens for the murder of a man they claim was an online sexual predator.

  • Close to Home - David and Goliath (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    David and Goliath

    Annabeth faces off with a slick defense attorney who tries to use his client's fame to sway the jury in a murder trial.

  • Close to Home - The Shot (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    The Shot

    Annabeth prosecutes a high-school basketball player for the murder of his teammate.

  • Close to Home - Sex, Toys and Videotape (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Sex, Toys and Videotape

    Annabeth learns at trial that the murder victim, who was strangled the night before her wedding, was keeping a secret from her friends and family.

  • Close to Home - Still a Small Town (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Still a Small Town

    Annabeth attempts to link several of her former classmates to the murder of their high-school friend who dies after a game of touch football.

  • Close to Home - Land of Opportunity (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Land of Opportunity

    Annabeth and her office investigate a string of real-estate fraud cases involving a crooked developer.

  • Close to Home - Escape (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:


    Annabeth discovers inconsistencies in a kidnapped woman's story and uncovers a secret causing her to question who is to blame for a prison-break and a robbery.

  • Close to Home - Reasonable Doubts (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Reasonable Doubts

    When Annabeth prosecutes a man in the death of his mother-in-law, his defense attorney creates a case against the man's wife.

  • Close to Home - Dead or Alive (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Dead or Alive

    Annabeth tries to convince the mother of a confessed killer to testify against him when other evidence is deemed inadmissible.

  • Close to Home - The Rapist Next Door (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    The Rapist Next Door

    A recently paroled sex offender who moves into Annabeth's neighborhood becomes the prime suspect in the rape of a young woman.

  • Close to Home - Privilege (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:


    Annabeth must find other evidence to tie a suspect to a crime after the judge throws out incriminating statements the suspect made after his arrest.

  • Close to Home - The Good Doctor (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    The Good Doctor

    Annabeth prosecutes a case involving a respected doctor who accuses a teenage delinquent of murdering his wife.

  • Close to Home - Baseball Murder (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Baseball Murder

    Annabeth tries to ferret out the truth when a teenage boy attacks a member of the opposing team after an important baseball game.

  • Close to Home - Meth Murders (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Meth Murders

    Annabeth prosecutes two men for murder and discovers that one of the defendants, who was high on meth at the time of the murder, was paid to commit the crime but accidentally killed the wrong people.

  • Close to Home - Under Threat (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Under Threat

    Annabeth receives police protection after members of a defendant's gang use Haley to scare her off the case.

  • Close to Home - Double Life Wife (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Double Life Wife

    Annabeth prosecutes a woman accused of running down another woman outside a mall and fleeing the scene of the crime.

  • Close to Home - Parents on Trial (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Parents on Trial

    Annabeth searches for a way to diffuse a defense attorney's argument that his client killed a 6-year-old boy because of his inadequate father-son relationship.

  • Close to Home - Romeo and Juliet Murders (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Romeo and Juliet Murders

    Annabeth and Maureen prosecute a case involving stepsiblings whose parents are found murdered after they discover the teens' secret.

  • Close to Home - Divine Directions (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Divine Directions

    Annabeth tries to convince a jury of the guilt of an extremely religious woman who claims she was divinely directed to kill her husband.

  • Close to Home - Suburban Prostitution (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Suburban Prostitution

    Annabeth prosecutes a case involving a madam who runs a prostitution ring consisting of middle-class soccer moms.

  • Close to Home - Miranda (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:


    Annabeth denies a kidnapping suspect a lawyer during interrogation in the hope of eliciting information about his victim's whereabouts.

  • Close to Home - Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    A woman admits to setting her house afire while she and her children were locked inside, but Annabeth is unable to find a witness to back up the woman's story.