Season eight of Murdoch Mysteries aired from 2014 to 2015. Season eight, episode one, titled: "On the Waterfront (Part 1)" aired in Canada on October 6, 2014 and in the United Kingdom on January 26, 2015. Season eight continues into the spring of 2015.
In 2015, CBC renewed the show for a ninth season to air from 2015 to 2016. In Canada, Murdoch Mysteries airs on CBC on Monday nights at 8:00 PM. The television show, featuring a nineteenth century detective named William Murdoch, is based on characters from a crime series by Maureen Jennings. In the United States, the show is called "The Artful Detective."