Ratings: Chicago P.D. Cops 14-Month High, Second-Largest Audience Ever

Chicago P.D. Ratings

More like #WonChicago, amiright?

NBC’s Chicago P.D. closed the franchise’s hat trick crossover event-o-palooza on Wednesday night with 8.8 million total viewers and a 1.9 rating (per finals), marking its second-largest audience ever and its best demo number since November 2014.

Opening the Peacock’s night, Mysteries of Laura (6.8 mil/1.0) dipped a tenth, while Law & Order: SVU (7.8 mil/1.8) surged 29 percent in the demo.

Elsewhere in the ratings….

FOX | American Idol opened its farewell tour with 11 mil and a 3.0, down just 3 and 6 percent from its previous season premiere.

ABC | The Middle (7.8 mil/2.1), The Goldbergs (6.6 mil/2.1) and Modern Family (8.4 mil/2.8) all returned up, while black-ish (6.3 mil/2.1) rose four tenths to its best-since-premiere rating. American Crime opened Season 2 with 4.7 mil and a 1.2, besting its final seven Season 1 airings and tying ABC’s season high in the 10 o’clock time slot.

CBS | 2 Broke Girls christened its new time slot with 6.3 mil/1.7, up a tenth from its most recent Thursday outing. Mike & Molly returned to 6.7 mil/1.6, down 16 percent in the demo from both its Season 4 premiere and finale. The People’s Choice Awards (6 mil/1.3) plunged 30 percent from last year.

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