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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.

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English


Episodes

To The Viktor

9/16/2019
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Three homicides on two continents look like professional executions. Investigators on both sides of the Atlantic needed to find out if they were related and, if they were, who or what they had in common. via Knit

Duration:00:21:21

Skeleton Key

9/12/2019
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The woman was missing for a month. Police find her car but no evidence of foul play... only a fingerprint and a set of keys. There's a code on one of the keys, which they hope will unlock not only a door, but also the mystery of her disappearance. via Knit

Duration:00:21:21

Sign Of The Zodiac

9/9/2019
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For six years, a serial killer prowled the streets of New York City. He wrote letters to police and "The New York Post," indicating he would kill twelve people, one for each astrological sign. Forensic astronomy, handwriting analysis, and DNA extracted from the flap of an envelope gave investigators a profile of the killer, and a stroke of luck enabled them to find him. via Knit

Duration:00:21:06

Naughty or Nyce

9/5/2019
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The woman could have lost control of her SUV on the icy road, and plunged down an embankment into a shallow creed, But there were footprints in the snow leading away from the vehicle and bloodstains on both the inside and the outside. Investigators were convinced this was the scene of a crime, not an accident. via Knit

Duration:00:20:46

A Shot In The Dark

9/2/2019
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When a woman is found dead of a gunshot wound, forensic scientists proved once again that truth is sometimes stranger than fiction. via Knit

Duration:00:21:51

Picture This

8/29/2019
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A Modesto, California teenager went missing. There was no sign of a struggle in her home, and police suspected she'd simply run away... until her naked, bruised body was discovered in a ditch 20 miles away. via Knit

Duration:00:21:55

Broken Promises

8/26/2019
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When a gym teacher is found dead of what appears to be an accidental gunshot wound, his family is suspicious. When police find that the wife's previous husband died in questionable circumstances, they re-examine the crime scene. via Knit

Duration:00:20:13

Death Play

8/22/2019
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While in high school, Marie Robards suffered the devastating loss of her father to cardiac arrest but Marie had a secret. via Knit

Duration:00:20:12

Unholy Vows

8/19/2019
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War criminals who moved to the United States are captured many years later thanks to forensic technology. via Knit

Duration:00:22:16

Introducing "Hell And Gone"

8/16/2019
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Now in its second season, Hell And Gone is a podcast from iHeartRadio and School of Humans that follows writer and private investigator Catherine Townsend as she investigates unsolved deaths in small-town Arkansas This season, she dives into the mysterious death of Janie Ward, a 16-year old high school student who died at a party in 1989 in Marshall, Arkansas. In the 30 years since her death, no one has been able to determine how she died even though there have been multiple investigations...

Duration:00:03:13

Time Will Tell

8/15/2019
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A Canadian scam-artist, Albert J. Walker, assumes the identity of co-worker Ronald Platt as part of a money-laundering scheme. Platt later turns up dead and the only clues to his real identity are a Rolex watch and a maple leaf tattoo. via Knit

Duration:00:21:48

Writers Block

8/12/2019
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A brilliant young architect became ill and died just before she was to testify in a criminal trial. The autopsy revealed she'd been poisoned with arsenic; it was a slow and painful death, so suicide was unlikely. Investigators had to determine who among her family, friends and business associates had a motive for murder. via Knit

Duration:00:22:11

Whodunit

8/8/2019
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A murder mystery theater performance turns into a real life whodunit when a badly burned body is discovered after the performance. via Knit

Duration:00:22:53

The Common Thread

8/5/2019
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The year was 1984, and a serial killer was on the loose in Florida. Eight women had been found dead. At each crime scene, investigators found tiny red fibers, fibers they hoped would lead them to the killer. via Knit

Duration:00:23:03

No Corpus Delicti

8/1/2019
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A woman disappears without a trace; even though foul play is suspected, the leads don't pan out and the trail turns cold. Twenty years would pass before police are able to link a clump of hair discovered in an isolated area with the missing woman. Members of "NecroSearch," a group of volunteer forensic scientists, searched a remote area of Colorado a meter at a time, found the victim's body, and gave authorities the evidence they needed to bring the killer to justice. via Knit

Duration:00:21:48

Telltale Tracks

7/29/2019
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Police find an abandoned car on a busy Philadelphia highway; later, strange marks on the driver's body lead police to her killer. via Knit

Duration:00:22:13

Soft Touch

7/25/2019
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A young woman was killed in a senseless act of revenge. Could police identify the killer through a fingerprint on cloth? via Knit

Duration:00:21:48

Constructive Criticism

7/22/2019
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The huge amount of blood at the crime scene spoke of the violence of the attack; investigators describe it as "overkill," and it's usually an indication that the victim knew the attacker. Police hoped that, during the struggle, the killer had left some of his own blood - and his DNA - behind. Their challenge was to find it. via Knit

Duration:00:22:04

Headquarters

7/18/2019
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When hunters reported finding a skull in a Texas canyon, police immediately began an investigation. At the scene, they found bits of clothing, a woman's shoe, some small bones and a strand of hair. An anthropologist determined the victim was a Caucasian woman, and that she'd been stabbed repeatedly. A forensic artist reconstructed her face, and the image was released to media. Eventually, police learned who she was. Now all they had to do was find her killer. via Knit

Duration:00:23:04

The Alibi

7/15/2019
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After the rape and murder of a popular high school student, authorities ask the males in her social circles to volunteer DNA. When a match is found, the community is stunned. via Knit

Duration:00:23:19