RTL Crime
RTL CRIME Logo 2021 united orange rot blau.svg
CountryGermany
Broadcast areaGermany
Austria
Switzerland
NetworkRTL Deutschland
HeadquartersCologne, Germany
Programming
Language(s)German, English
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Ownership
OwnerRTL Group
ParentRTL Deutschland
History
Launched27 November 2006; 15 years ago (2006-11-27)
Links
Websitewww.rtl-crime.de

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.

Distribution

Since 1 October 2007, RTL Crime was launched on Sky Deutschland.[1] 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.[2]

Programming

Audience share

Germany

January February March April May June July August September October November December Annual average
2016[4] - - - - - - - - - - 0.1% 0.1% 0.1%
2017[5] 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1%
2018[6] 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1%

References

  1. ^ "Telekom Big TV inklusive HD-Fernsehen - Telekom". www.telekom.de. Retrieved 2 September 2017.
  2. ^ "Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland - Kommunikation". kommunikation.mediengruppe-rtl.de. Retrieved 2 September 2017.
  3. ^ "Wunschliste". wunschliste.de. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
  4. ^ "KEK/Zuschaueranteile 2016" (PDF). kek-online.de. Retrieved 19 August 2017.
  5. ^ "KEK/Zuschaueranteile 2017" (PDF). kek-online.de. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 November 2017. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  6. ^ "KEK/Zuschaueranteile 2018" (PDF). kek-online.de. Retrieved 27 May 2018.