John Walsh is back on the case. Recently, Investigation Discovery announced they’ve ordered a new TV show called In Pursuit with John Walsh.
The true crime series “utilizes John’s unique and unrivaled experience in this field coupled with a call center able to help law enforcement find leads in real time.”
In Pursuit with John Walsh is slated to premiere on Investigation Discovery in 2019.
Read more info below:
(Silver Spring, Md.) – Today, Investigation Discovery (ID) announced its first television project with the most trusted name in delivering justice, John Walsh. IN PURSUIT WITH JOHN WALSH unites the power of Investigation Discovery’s dedicated fanbase as the #1 crime and investigation network in the US with Walsh’s lifelong mission of putting fugitives behind bars, finding missing children, and empowering the public to assist law enforcement. Showcasing time-sensitive, unsolved cases in desperate need of attention, this new real-time investigation series mobilizes ID’s audience to actively engage in the pursuit of justice. Backed by decades of victim advocacy with a mission stemming from his own personal tragedy, IN PURSUIT utilizes John’s unique and unrivaled experience in this field coupled with a call center able to help law enforcement find leads in real time. Produced by Zero Point Zero, IN PURSUIT WITH JOHN WALSH is set to premiere on Investigation Discovery in first quarter, 2019.
“John Walsh is one of America’s “most wanted” TV hosts and is arguably the most trusted resource for victim advocacy. After years of admiring each other’s parallel work to deliver justice, we are thrilled to welcome John to the ID family,” said Henry Schleiff, Group President, Investigation Discovery, American Heroes Channel, and Destination America. “Empowering our viewers with the Walsh effect of immediate action, we hope to help deliver resolution to cases with IN PURSUIT WITH JOHN WALSH.”
“My life was unfortunately catapulted into the world of crime, and out of that pain I have made it my mission to ensure all criminals pay for the lives they’ve ruined,” said host John Walsh. “I respect the projects that Henry Schleiff and his team at Investigation Discovery have created over the past decade to bring victims’ stories to the national spotlight, and I’m looking forward to furthering this impact by igniting ID’s fans to help actively put the bad guys behind bars.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of John Walsh? Will you watch his new TV show?