After a fall, a teenage schoolgirl is found to have previous injuries indicating sexual abuse. She refuses to name her attacker and 'sexts' of her have been sent to all students. During the course of the investigation, the team encounters a corrupt family court judge who hands down unusually harsh sentences for borderline sexual offenses.
Judge Koehler turns to Stabler for assistance in solving a case that has haunted him for 30 years.
A woman reports her granddaughter missing, starting a frustrating investigation that leaves Benson and Stabler suspecting the girl's flighty mother.
When the body of a ceramics artist is found, the team investigates a link to a notorious serial killer.