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Forensic Files

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Forensic Files is a pioneer in the field of fact-based, high-tech, dramatic storytelling. This series of television programs delves into the world of forensic science, profiling intriguing crimes, accidents, and outbreaks of disease from around the world.

Forensic Files is a pioneer in the field of fact-based, high-tech, dramatic storytelling. This series of television programs delves into the world of forensic science, profiling intriguing crimes, accidents, and outbreaks of disease from around the world.
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United States

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HLN

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Forensic Files is a pioneer in the field of fact-based, high-tech, dramatic storytelling. This series of television programs delves into the world of forensic science, profiling intriguing crimes, accidents, and outbreaks of disease from around the world.

Language:

English


Episodes

Hand Delivered

3/18/2019
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In 1995, police in San Diego, California are baffled by a pair of hands found in a dumpster. The case goes cold but about a year later, investigators receive an anonymous letter with information about the crime that had been withheld from the press - information only the killer (or someone close to the killer) would know. Laser technology helps to identify the state, city, street address, and even the office number from where the anonymous letter was mailed, which leads them to LDS (Mormon)...

Duration:00:24:17

Dew Process

3/14/2019
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When the wife of a dentist is found dead, police are unsure who killed her. As the investigation progresses, a woman confesses. Two years pass before fibers and a study of the weather on the night of the murder break the case open. via Knit

Duration:00:23:22

Within A Hair

3/11/2019
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In 1996 in Indiana, four women had been sexually assaulted and a suspect was soon convicted. But the story doesn't end there. via Knit

Duration:00:23:13

Message In A Bottle

3/7/2019
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For twelve years, the murder of a young woman went unsolved, but with the passage of time came the development of technology. Would a used tissue found at the crime scene give police the evidence they needed to crack the case and bring a killer to justice? via Knit

Duration:00:23:26

Body Of Evidence

3/4/2019
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Police exhume the body of a murdered woman to study bite wounds, which eventually lead to the killer. via Knit

Duration:00:22:22

All The World's A Stage

2/28/2019
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Police arrive at a shooting, and discover the victim's husband is a homicide detective who says his wife shot herself. Investigators turn to a forensic scientist and ballistics expert to learn what really happened and who was responsible. via Knit

Duration:00:22:38

Hundreds Of Reasons

2/25/2019
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The assistant manager of the restaurant had been stabbed to death. Police knew why he'd been killed: $8,000 was missing from the safe. As to who was responsible, his family and friends couldn't even imagine who'd want to hurt him. via Knit

Duration:00:21:59

As The Tide Turns

2/21/2019
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The woman was dead. The man had been shot four times but he survived. When the man's version of events was at variance with the evidence, investigators turned to forensic science, hoping to determine if this was a botched robbery, or cold-blooded murder. via Knit

Duration:00:22:51

About Face

2/18/2019
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A human skeleton was discovered in the North Carolina marshlands and, when investigators learned she'd been dead for 18 months, they knew it would be difficult to find out who she was, much less who killed her. A forensic anthropologist was able to determine the victim's race, age and height, but it would take an inventive computer consultant to give her a face and a name. via Knit

Duration:00:22:15

The Dirty Deed

2/14/2019
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Eileen and Derrick Severs disappeared from their home in the small village of Hambleton in Great Britain, and police found evidence which suggested foul play. via Knit

Duration:00:22:53

Dessert Served Cold

2/11/2019
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When a Massachusetts man dropped dead of an apparent heart attack, no one thought foul play was a possibility until police looked into his girlfriend's odd behavior in the days before his death. via Knit

Duration:00:24:47

A Vow Of Silence

2/7/2019
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Emelita Villa came to Arlington, Texas from the Philippines as a shy, impoverished, 18-year-old mail order bride for Jack Reeves, a man almost 30 years her senior. Six and a half years later, Emelita disappeared. via Knit

Duration:00:25:13

Bound For Jail

2/4/2019
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A woman is found dead in a ravine near a jogging path. Crucial crime scene evidence had been washed away by severe thunderstorms. Then, almost 20 years later, two pieces of newly-discovered evidence brought the killer to justice. via Knit

Duration:00:22:47

Within Arms Reach

1/31/2019
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A man accused of killing his estranged wife insisted she committed suicide. Investigators said it was murder. The evidence was interpreted differently by the defense and prosecution. It was up to the jury to decide. via Knit

Duration:00:21:53

Visibility Zero

1/28/2019
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In 1993, the Amtrak Railroad experienced the deadliest train crash in United States history when the Sunset Limited derailed while crossing Alabama's Bayou Canot bridge. Forty-seven passengers and crew were killed; scores more were injured. The clues to the cause of the crash lay etched in twisted steel and buried in the mud of the Bayou Canot. via Knit

Duration:00:21:36

Private Thoughts

1/24/2019
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Firefighters find an entire family dead inside their burned-out home, and at first glance, it appears to be a case of murder-suicide. But clues found at the scene soon lead investigators to believe otherwise. Forensic science, a time card, a drawing, and an audiotaped diary help prosecutors to build their case, and bring the killer to justice. via Knit

Duration:00:21:43

Crash Course

1/21/2019
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A highway patrolman was dispatched to what he thought would be a routine traffic accident... until he looked in the car. While he had no formal training in forensic science, he had seen hundreds of accidents - but never as much blood as this. He was shocked by the coroner's ruling of "accidental death," and then an anonymous phone call breathed new life into his investigation. via Knit

Duration:00:21:29

The Disappearance of Helle Craft

1/17/2019
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The investigation into the disappearance of Helle Craft led to the murder conviction of her husband. via Knit

Duration:00:21:57

Sip Of Sins

1/14/2019
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After eluding police for years, a model citizen in Olney, Texas is fund to be a serial killer. via Knit

Duration:00:23:01

Speck Of Evidence

1/10/2019
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A speck of bicycle paint and a speck nickel tie a suspect to the murder of a 9-year-old. via Knit

Duration:00:21:57