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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

Dinner And A Movie

8/16/2018
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Time of death becomes pivotal after a pregnant woman is found murdered in her air-conditioned bedroom. A similarity between her death and an HBO movie gives forensic examiners the clues they need to thaw out the alibi of a cold-blooded killer. via Knit

Duration:00:23:39

Bio-Attack

8/13/2018
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In 1984, hundreds of people in The Dalles, Oregon became ill with food poisoning. Local, state, and federal disease detectives slowly unraveled the medical mystery. Along with a unique strain of bacteria, they discovered a religious cult's bizarre plot to overthrow the government...using germ warfare. via Knit

Duration:00:22:58

Freeze Framed

8/9/2018
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The man suffered a slow, agonizing death over a period of days. His wife maintained he killed himself, but police were skeptical... especially when they learned her first husband died when he was only 38-years old, and she refused to consent to an autopsy. via Knit

Duration:00:22:59

Transaction Failed

8/6/2018
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When a dedicated, well-respected teacher disappeared, police had to determine if she'd gone on vacation without telling anyone or if she was the victim of foul play. Investigators turned to forensic science, hoping to find the answers they needed. via Knit

Duration:00:21:08

Tight-Fitting Genes

8/2/2018
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A behavioral profile is helpful in a murder investigation, but it's not a road map to the killer. One such profile caused the Baton Rouge Police Department to search for the wrong man. They might have made an arrest had it not been for a DNA picture of the suspect painted by a molecular biologist. via Knit

Duration:00:22:21

Office Visit

7/30/2018
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An Arizona surgeon is found stabbed to death. All signs point to a random attack until investigators uncover an unlikely suspect. Police work to unravel the mystery in a case of jealousy, rage, and the almighty dollar. via Knit

Duration:00:22:21

Undertaken

7/26/2018
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The medical examiner ruled the death an accident, but the detectives investigating the case thought the evidence at the scene indicated otherwise. It would take three years, an exhumation, and a second autopsy to determine who was right. via Knit

Duration:00:22:57

Partners In Crime

7/23/2018
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The autopsy on the badly burned body of Charles "Jack" Lynch led investigators to search for a couple of killers. via Knit

Duration:00:22:48

Dirty Little Secret

7/19/2018
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A couple embarks on a holiday but never return. Police suspect drugs are the reason behind their disappearance. Days later a random burglary breaks the case wide open. Police use ballistics and DNA to capture to unusual suspects. via Knit

Duration:00:23:52

Family Interrupted

7/16/2018
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A family interrupts a burglary in their suburban home. The gunman kills two and wounds two more. Police suspect the crime is related to a string of thefts in the area, but a closer look at the crime scene reveals the real motive and killer. via Knit

Duration:00:23:54

Planted Evidence

7/12/2018
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Denise Johnson was found dead in an Arizona forest with little forensic evidence around her. Could history be made in a courtroom with the utilization of plant DNA as evidence? via Knit

Duration:00:23:54

Beaten By A Hair

7/9/2018
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Early one morning, a woman went missing on her way to work. A strand of hair in her hairbrush led investigators to unravel the mystery. via Knit

Duration:00:23:15

Trail Of A Killer

7/5/2018
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A woman is murdered on a jogging trail in the middle of the day. The leads from cell phone records and search dogs go nowhere. Nine days later, a witness tells police about a chance encounter, and cigarette butts which may contain the killer's DNA.

Duration:00:23:16

Fate Date

7/2/2018
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Twenty-four hours after her face-to-face meeting with a man she met online, the woman and her soon-to-be-ex-husband were shot to death. Only the computer had been taken from her home, and with it, the means to identify the killer.

Duration:00:23:17

A Voice From Beyond

6/28/2018
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Police discover a decomposed body had been stuffed in a barrel 30 years earlier. An address book was found with the body. via Knit

Duration:00:23:32

The Killing Room

6/25/2018
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The story of how a routine missing-person case became a murder inquiry involving a love triangle.

Duration:00:23:31

Grave Evidence

6/21/2018
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Forensic scientists provide authorities with evidence that a death deemed accidental 20 years ago was actually murder. via Knit

Duration:00:23:34

Deadly Formula

6/18/2018
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A mother was convicted for the death of her four-month-old. An explanation for his death would come from his newborn brother.

Duration:00:23:56

No Safe Place

6/14/2018
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A wealthy man and his wife were attacked by three men outside their luxurious Louisiana home. He was shot dead and she was forced to open their hidden safe. The woman could not describe the men because they wore masks. To solve the case, police would have to find out who knew about the concealed safe, and who would benefit from the crime.

Duration:00:23:17

Best Foot Forward

6/11/2018
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The investigation of an exotic dancer's disappearance led police to an isolated 75-acre site where someone had been shot and cremated. The destruction of the remains was almost complete... almost, but not quite. Soft tissue attached to a piece of a foot provided enough DNA for a genetic profile, and positive identification of the victim. via Knit

Duration:00:23:02