|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Launched||27 November 2006|
RTL Crime (stylized as RTL CRIME since 15 September 2021) is a German pay television channel owned by the RTL Group. The channel was launched on 27 November 2006. Its programming is centred towards action and crime series.
Since 1 October 2007, RTL Crime was launched on Sky Deutschland. On 1 September 2011, a localised feed of the channel was launched in the Netherlands.
On 15 May 2012, the channel launched its own high-definition simulcast feed, which started to be carried on Unitymedia. On 25 September 2014, RTL Crime HD was launched on Sky Deutschland.
Since 1 August 2017, the channel is also available in HD at Kabel Deutschland in the "HD Premium" package.