Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution has renewed Crime Watch Daily With Chris Hansen for Season 3, Broadcasting & Cable reports.
Ken Werner, president, WBDTD, said of the renewal:
“As we have continued to evolve Crime Watch Daily and brought on Chris Hansen, our faith in the concept has been rewarded by positive ratings momentum. We are thrilled our partner stations agree and have renewed the series for a third season.”
Added Sean Compton, president of strategic programming and acquisitions for Tribune Media:
“We definitely have seen an uptick with Chris Hansen, and putting the show on the street felt more day and date. [Senior Executive Producer] Lisa Gregorisch-Dempsey put a lot of fresh ideas in there. I can’t say enough great things about her and her team and what they’ve done.”