Investigation Discovery is an American multinational television network introduced by Discovery, Inc. This channel primarily focuses on real crime documentaries, live tv shows, series, drama, thrillers, and more. In addition, watch special episodes like Atlanta Justice, Murder in the Heartland, True Conviction, A Time to Kill, American Monster, and more. You can binge all the content on Apple TV by downloading (ID) Investigation Discovery Go from the App Store.


Investigation Discovery app is free to download but requires a tv provider subscription to stream their content. However, you can try using a 7-day free trial and cancel the subscription anytime before it ends. The following are the subscription-based streaming services that offer Investigation Discovery programs.

  • Philo – $25/month
  • Sling TV – $35/month
  • Vidgo – $55/month
  • Hulu + Live TV – $64.99/month
  • fuboTV – $64.99/month
  • YouTube TV – $64.99/month
Fatal Vows live tv show on Investigation Discovery Go app

Investigation Discovery (ID) on Apple TV

Investigation Discovery Go app allows you to stream new episodes on the same day they air on tv and doesn’t require any login. You can also resume the shows from where you have left on any devices. In addition, it gives you the freedom to discover new series based on genres. The Investigation Discovery is compatible with Apple TV only if it runs with tvOS 10.0 or later.

Investigation Discovery Go on Apple TV

How to Watch Investigation Discovery on Apple TV?

These are the simple instructions to install the Investigation Discovery Go app on your tv.

#1. Launch the home screen on your Apple TV.

Apple TV home screen

#2. Open the App Store by clicking on it.

#3. Navigate to the search bar, type Investigation Discovery Go, and select it from the list.

Search bar on the App Store

#4. The App info page appears. Click on the Get option to start downloading.

#5. Once it is installed, Launch Investigation Discovery Go app.

#6. An activation code will appear on the TV.

#7. Visit from any browser.

#8. Enter the code and click Activate.

Activate your device

#9. Select your tv provider and click continue.

#10. Great! Your screen will refresh and load the contents.

New episodes available

Alternate Method

If you are currently using an old generation Apple TV that runs on tvOS below 10.0, then Investigation Discovery Go app cannot be installed. So, in this case, you can use any iOS device (iPhone/iPad) and perform screen mirroring to stream on your Apple TV.

Here is a quick guide to watching Investigation Discovery via screen mirroring.

#1. Connect your iPhone and Apple TV to the same Wi-Fi network.

#2. Download Investigation Discovery Go from the App Store.

Investigation Discovery Go app icon on App Store

#3. Launch the app once the installation is completed.

#4. Navigate to the control center and tap Screen Mirroring.

#5. From the available devices, select your Apple TV.

#6. It will start screen mirroring the contents you play on your iPhone.

Enjoy Investigation Discovery crime thriller shows and favorite episodes on a big screen.

American Monster

Other Supported Apps

  • iOS
  • Android
  • Roku
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Samsung Smart TV
  • Xbox


1) Can I watch Investigation Discovery on Apple TV?

You can watch it using the streaming services such as Philo, Sling TV, Hulu + Live TV, Vidgo, fuboTV, or YouTube TV.

2) How to watch Investigation Discovery from anywhere?

It is available only in the US, but you can stream using a VPN or Smart DNS from any location.