Forensic Files

Forensic Files

1998 - 2012, Crime, Reality, True Life
How the latest scientific and forensic techniques can help solve puzzling crimes
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Episode Guide

  • Forensic Files - Expert Witness (Season 14 Episode 21)
    Season 14 Episode 21:

    Expert Witness

    A young mother is sexually assaulted and killed in her home, the killer was meticulous in washing everything, but left behind a single hair.

  • Forensic Files - Funeral Services (Season 14 Episode 20)
    Season 14 Episode 20:

    Funeral Services

    A mask is discovered near the crime scene and police are hoping that it will lead to the killer of a funeral director.

  • Forensic Files - Skeleton Key (Season 14 Episode 19)
    Season 14 Episode 19:

    Skeleton Key

    When a young woman disappears, police think an abusive ex-boyfriend is to blame.

  • Forensic Files - Seeing Red (Season 14 Episode 17)
    Season 14 Episode 17:

    Seeing Red

    A high school student disappears, then a prostitute is murdered causing police to believe they may be linked.

  • Forensic Files - Gone Ballistic (Season 14 Episode 16)
    Season 14 Episode 16:

    Gone Ballistic

    A real estate developer is shot and his wife becomes the prime suspect, until the bullet is linked to a weapon reported missing 20 years ago.

  • Forensic Files - Trail of a Killer (Season 14 Episode 15)
    Season 14 Episode 15:

    Trail of a Killer

    A community is shocked when police discover a woman raped and murdered in broad daylight on a public trail.

  • Forensic Files - Fate Date (Season 14 Episode 14)
    Season 14 Episode 14:

    Fate Date

    The killer removed the computer that links him to the murder of a woman and her soon-to-be ex-husband that he had met online.

  • Forensic Files - Low Maintenance (Season 14 Episode 13)
    Season 14 Episode 13:

    Low Maintenance

    A young college student is found dead in her apartment and the autopsy rules the death a homicide by an unknown male suspect.

  • Forensic Files - Social Circle (Season 14 Episode 12)
    Season 14 Episode 12:

    Social Circle

    Four young adults are murdered and the crime scene yields little results, until a neighbor reports seeing two people in black the night of the crime.

  • Forensic Files - Water Logged (Season 14 Episode 11)
    Season 14 Episode 11:

    Water Logged

    An Ohio woman and her two daughters go missing while vacationing in Florida; their corpeses are found floating in Tampa Bay with a hand-written note by one of the victims by. putting it on five billboards to helps them find the killer.

  • Forensic Files - Filtered Out (Season 14 Episode 10)
    Season 14 Episode 10:

    Filtered Out

    Community searches deliver devastating results when a teenage girl goes missing, investigators begin hunting a killer.

  • Forensic Files - Textbook Murder (Season 14 Episode 9)
    Season 14 Episode 9:

    Textbook Murder

    A young bride-to-be is gunned down in her own home; the attack is personal and as investigators start digging, they uncover the man she loved was living a lie.

  • Forensic Files - A Touch Of Evil (Season 14 Episode 8)
    Season 14 Episode 8:

    A Touch Of Evil

    A dismembered body is dumped on the side of the New Jersey Turnpike and before police realize it, bodies are turning up between two states.

  • Forensic Files - Freeze Framed (Season 14 Episode 7)
    Season 14 Episode 7:

    Freeze Framed

    A man is found dead of an apparent slow suicide but information emerges which reveals that his wife may have had a more prominent role in his death, especially since her first husband died so young and she refused to consent to an autopsy.

  • Forensic Files - Home of the Brave (Season 14 Episode 6)
    Season 14 Episode 6:

    Home of the Brave

    A husband saves his wife and child from a burning trailer, but one month later she is killed in her sleep, all evidence leads to the husband.

  • Forensic Files - The Ari Squire Case (Season 14 Episode 5)
    Season 14 Episode 5:

    The Ari Squire Case

    A man perishes in a fire while working in his garage and his death is initially ruled an accident until a Forensic Odontologist changes the direction of the case.

  • Forensic Files - Three's a Crowd (Season 14 Episode 4)
    Season 14 Episode 4:

    Three's a Crowd

    A church member is gunned down after leaving choir practice; witnesses see little and evidence is scarce, but investigators learn that she had been having affairs for years.

  • Forensic Files - Hell's Kitchen (Season 14 Episode 3)
    Season 14 Episode 3:

    Hell's Kitchen

    A woman has an accidental fall down a flight of stairs and looks to have hit her head, but the lack of blood splatter and misplaced shoes lead police to believe that the fall was staged.

  • Forensic Files - Hear No Evil (Season 14 Episode 2)
    Season 14 Episode 2:

    Hear No Evil

    Evidence that includes threatening emails, a missing person and an abandoned truck lead police to what they believe is a killer, but they don't have the body of the victim.

  • Forensic Files - Purebread Murder (Season 14 Episode 1)
    Season 14 Episode 1:

    Purebread Murder

    After years of suffering domestic abuse, a young woman is found murdered in her bathtub; the clues are all over but th eclincher is a hamburger bun; the Christina Sanoubane case.

  • Forensic Files - Best Foot Forward (Season 13 Episode 50)
    Season 13 Episode 50:

    Best Foot Forward

    The search for a missing exotic dancer led police to an isolated 75-acre site where someone had been shot and cremated thus destroying all evidence...almost; piece of a foot provided enough DNA for a genetic profile, and positive ID.

  • Forensic Files - Pet Rock (Season 13 Episode 49)
    Season 13 Episode 49:

    Pet Rock

    A quiet waitress who hasn't been to work in two days, vanishes without a trace; police suspect a date gone wrong.

  • Forensic Files - Separation Anxiety (Season 13 Episode 39)
    Season 13 Episode 39:

    Separation Anxiety

    A wild fire in a secluded parking lot leads police to discover a dreadful homicide, with the suspect's image caught by security cameras.

  • Forensic Files - Cold Feet (The Julie Stoverink Estes Case) (Season 13 Episode 38)
    Season 13 Episode 38:

    Cold Feet (The Julie Stoverink Estes Case)

    Police use the latest scientific and forensic techniques to identify the killer of a convenience-store clerk whose bound, half-naked body was found in woods following a robbery at the shop almost twenty years previously

  • Forensic Files - Hundreds of Reasons (The Stephen Holmes Story) (Season 13 Episode 37)
    Season 13 Episode 37:

    Hundreds of Reasons (The Stephen Holmes Story)

    Forensics investigate a clever inside job, in which finger prints, CCTV and DNA testing provide the keys to catching a thief and killer.

  • Forensic Files - Writing on the Wall (The Karen Pannell Case) (Season 13 Episode 36)
    Season 13 Episode 36:

    Writing on the Wall (The Karen Pannell Case)

    Investigators face a growing list of suspects after a beautiful flight attendant is brutally murdered in her own home.

  • Forensic Files - Covet Thy Neighbor (The Olamide Elizabeth Adeyooye Story) (Season 13 Episode 35)
    Season 13 Episode 35:

    Covet Thy Neighbor (The Olamide Elizabeth Adeyooye Story)

    Weeks after a student vanishes, the body of an unknown female is found in the ashes of a fire 700 miles away; an alert policeman realizes the crimes could be connected.

  • Forensic Files - Sign of the Crime (The Renee Powell/Barbara Powell Case) (Season 13 Episode 34)
    Season 13 Episode 34:

    Sign of the Crime (The Renee Powell/Barbara Powell Case)

    Unsettling evidence is found in the rubble from a fire in a Seattle woman's apartment that is soon followed by another blaze just 100 feet from the first, with clues indicating a serial killer is at work.

  • Forensic Files - Deadly Rebellion (The Joshua Ashbrook Case) (Season 13 Episode 33)
    Season 13 Episode 33:

    Deadly Rebellion (The Joshua Ashbrook Case)

    After a habitual runaway is found dead, with a single foreign hair found, police suspect people she would turn to in a crisis.

  • Forensic Files - All That Glitters Is Gold (Season 13 Episode 32)
    Season 13 Episode 32:

    All That Glitters Is Gold

    How the latest scientific and forensic techniques can help solve puzzling crimes, focusing on the kidnapping and murder of 20-year-old student Megan Barroso in Moorpark, California. Vital clues were discovered when the victim's bullet-riddled car was found on a motorway

  • Forensic Files - Hair Line (The Eric Miller Case) (Season 13 Episode 31)
    Season 13 Episode 31:

    Hair Line (The Eric Miller Case)

    After a young scientist dies from a mystery illness, investigators discover evidence in his hair that might help identify his killer.

  • Forensic Files - Dollars and Sense (Season 13 Episode 30)
    Season 13 Episode 30:

    Dollars and Sense

    Man is found burned beyond recognition almost 100 miles from his home, and although police were able to identify his remains, they still had to determine the where, who and why.

  • Forensic Files - Needle in a Haystack (Season 13 Episode 28)
    Season 13 Episode 28:

    Needle in a Haystack

    Examining the use of modern scientific and forensic techniques in the investigation of the murder of University of Florida student Michelle Herndon in 2005. No clues were initially apparent, until a small needle mark was discovered on the victim's arm

  • Forensic Files - Holy Terror (The Illinois Church Bombings) (Season 13 Episode 27)
    Season 13 Episode 27:

    Holy Terror (The Illinois Church Bombings)

    A rare type of wire, a rhinestone dog collar and a hypnotist help detectives investigating a string of church bombings in Illinois.

  • Forensic Files - Trouble Brewing (The Virginia Russell Case) (Season 13 Episode 26)
    Season 13 Episode 26:

    Trouble Brewing (The Virginia Russell Case)

    DNA, ballistics and a six-pack of beer help solve who, of two roommates, murdered a high-priced call girl.

  • Forensic Files - Family Ties (The Christoper Porco Case) (Season 13 Episode 25)
    Season 13 Episode 25:

    Family Ties (The Christoper Porco Case)

    A couple is brutally attacked at home, leaving the husband dead, the wife gravely injured and their son as a prime suspect.

  • Forensic Files - As Fault (The Michelle Johnson Case) (Season 13 Episode 24)
    Season 13 Episode 24:

    As Fault (The Michelle Johnson Case)

    Witnesses see a woman in the back of a truck flailing her arms, screaming; after finding jacket near a pool of blood, they knew it wasn't a joy ride; it was an abduction.

  • Forensic Files - Drowning Sorrows (The Florence Unger Case) (Season 13 Episode 23)
    Season 13 Episode 23:

    Drowning Sorrows (The Florence Unger Case)

    Investigators try to prove foul play caused a woman to fall to her death during a family vacation; a forensic pathologist uses a groundbreaking technique to discover the truth.

  • Forensic Files - Dirty Laundry (The Robert Bosley Case) (Season 13 Episode 22)
    Season 13 Episode 22:

    Dirty Laundry (The Robert Bosley Case)

    Police launch a massive manhunt after a Kentucky businessman is shot and killed at home in front of his wife.

  • Forensic Files - Smiley Face (The Brenda Robinson Case) (Season 13 Episode 21)
    Season 13 Episode 21:

    Smiley Face (The Brenda Robinson Case)

    Forensic evidence leads police to a sadistic serial rapist after years of investigation in Delaware and Maryland.

    Tomorrow at 3:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Church Dis-service (The Dawania Dacosta Case) (Season 13 Episode 18)
    Season 13 Episode 18:

    Church Dis-service (The Dawania Dacosta Case)

    A woman heads home after church, but never makes it there alive, triggering a homicide investigation.

  • Forensic Files - Unmasked (The Stevie Green Case) (Season 13 Episode 16)
    Season 13 Episode 16:

    Unmasked (The Stevie Green Case)

    A community in Texas becomes paralyzed by fear while police try to identify the masked man behind a string of sexual assaults.

    Monday 15th February 1:30am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Sworded Scheme (Season 13 Episode 15)
    Season 13 Episode 15:

    Sworded Scheme

    A college student turns up dead and her boyfriend becomes a prime suspect when blood splatters are discovered on his wall.

  • Forensic Files - Calculated Coincidence (The Drew Planten Case) (Season 13 Episode 14)
    Season 13 Episode 14:

    Calculated Coincidence (The Drew Planten Case)

    A nosy neighbor with a disturbing obsession becomes a suspect in a woman's murder at an upscale apartment complex; police discover an incredible link to an unrelated murder thousands of miles away.

    Today at 5:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Sands of Crime (Season 13 Episode 13)
    Season 13 Episode 13:

    Sands of Crime

    A DNA dragnet catches a killer eight years after the kidnapping, rape and murder of a college coed in Oklahoma.

  • Forensic Files - Kidnapping (The Ginger Hayes Murder) (Season 13 Episode 12)
    Season 13 Episode 12:

    Kidnapping (The Ginger Hayes Murder)

    A family vacation turns into a terrifying search for a missing wife and baby, then becomes a manhunt for a killer who committed a horrific crime.

    Tomorrow at 6:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Stranger in the Night (The Dorothy Donovan Case) (Season 13 Episode 11)
    Season 13 Episode 11:

    Stranger in the Night (The Dorothy Donovan Case)

    After a Delaware man's mother is found dead, he tells a story that's so improbable police think it can't possibly be true.

    Today at 2:30am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Window Watcher (The Johnathan Graham Case) (Season 13 Episode 10)
    Season 13 Episode 10:

    Window Watcher (The Johnathan Graham Case)

    After a couple is attacked in their home, a bloody footprint on the kitchen floor seems to be the only clue left by the intruder, so the case becomes dormant for nearly two decades until an experimental test is tried.

    Today at 2:00am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Home Evasion (The Judy Southern Case) (Season 13 Episode 9)
    Season 13 Episode 9:

    Home Evasion (The Judy Southern Case)

    A shooting victim mutters the name of her apparent assailant before dying, but fingerprint comparisons, handwriting analysis, ballistics and DNA testing show someone else close to home is the true killer.

    Tomorrow at 6:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Constructive Criticism (The Darrell North Murder) (Season 13 Episode 8)
    Season 13 Episode 8:

    Constructive Criticism (The Darrell North Murder)

    The brutal murder of a construction site foreman looks like the work of a disgruntled employee, but forensic science points to an unlikely suspect.

    Today at 5:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Last Dance (The Rachel Siani Case) (Season 13 Episode 7)
    Season 13 Episode 7:

    Last Dance (The Rachel Siani Case)

    After police identify a murder victim thanks to her butterfly necklace, they discover several co-workers had vendettas against the victim.

    Monday 15th February 1:00am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Dancing With the Devil (Season 13 Episode 6)
    Season 13 Episode 6:

    Dancing With the Devil

    A female killer leaves police few clues to work with and escapes detection - until investigators are put on her trail when they hear of another crime committed years later and hundreds of miles away, in which an exotic dancer is alleged to have got away with murder

    Tomorrow at 3:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Double Cross (Season 13 Episode 5)
    Season 13 Episode 5:

    Double Cross

    Naval officer who threatened to go public with tales of on-the-job sexual harassment and assault is brutally murdered, but when investigators find the allegations could be part of an elaborate scheme for money, they turn to forensic science.

  • Forensic Files - Shoot to Thrill (Season 13 Episode 3)
    Season 13 Episode 3:

    Shoot to Thrill

    A man discovers his father has been shot dead in their Minnesota home. Freshly fallen snow reveals an unidentified set of shoe prints, which seem to belong to the killer, but police investigators soon uncover a web of deception, greed and murder-for-hire

  • Forensic Files - House Hunting (Season 13 Episode 2)
    Season 13 Episode 2:

    House Hunting

    Documentary examining an investigation into the murder of a successful estate agent, revealing how police used forensic hypnosis to help a witness recall every detail of a suspect's appearance, before making a composite sketch of the man they believed to be the killer

  • Forensic Files - Frozen Assets (Season 13 Episode 1)
    Season 13 Episode 1:

    Frozen Assets

    How scientific and forensic techniques can help solve puzzling crimes. Detectives have to decide whether a businessman has been killed with malice aforethought or accidentally in the course of a bungled robbery

  • Forensic Files - Smoking Out a Killer (Season 12 Episode 30)
    Season 12 Episode 30:

    Smoking Out a Killer

    A college senior was found raped and murdered, two other students were killed in the same manner, forcing police to believe they had a serial killer.

  • Forensic Files - Guarded Secrets (Season 12 Episode 29)
    Season 12 Episode 29:

    Guarded Secrets

    Security guard who disappeared from his post was found a year later in a remote camp site; a decade later, a phone call and a paint smear on his boot helped scientists determine what happened during his final moments.

  • Forensic Files - Yes, in Deed (Season 12 Episode 28)
    Season 12 Episode 28:

    Yes, in Deed

    A woman's body is found inside a burned mobile home and the autopsy reveals she was beaten, making this a murder.

  • Forensic Files - In the Bag (Season 12 Episode 27)
    Season 12 Episode 27:

    In the Bag

    A killer places all the incriminating evidence to the murder in a plastic bag, hoping it will float down the river.

  • Forensic Files - About Face (Season 12 Episode 26)
    Season 12 Episode 26:

    About Face

    A human skeleton is found and determined to be at least 18 months old, an inventive computer consultant gives her a face and name.

  • Forensic Files - Printed Proof (Season 12 Episode 25)
    Season 12 Episode 25:

    Printed Proof

    Police investigate the possibility of a hate crime when two women go missing and are later found murdered.

  • Forensic Files - Driven to Silence (Season 12 Episode 24)
    Season 12 Episode 24:

    Driven to Silence

    After 10 years, a witness decides to do the right thing about the rape and murder of a young hairdresser.

  • Forensic Files - Disrobed (Season 12 Episode 23)
    Season 12 Episode 23:


    A husband and wife are shot and their 16-year-old daughter was lucky to escape, or was it good planning.

  • Forensic Files - Brotherly Love (Season 12 Episode 22)
    Season 12 Episode 22:

    Brotherly Love

    When a single mother is murdered, her brother vows to find the person responsible for the death of his sister -- even if it takes more than 30 years.

  • Forensic Files - Traffic Violations (Season 12 Episode 21)
    Season 12 Episode 21:

    Traffic Violations

    A young woman is found murdered, two weeks after reporting a road rage incident. Evidence is leading not to the aggressive driver, but one of their own.

  • Forensic Files - Jean Pool (Season 12 Episode 20)
    Season 12 Episode 20:

    Jean Pool

    Police are unable to link any of the potential suspects to the murder of a young college student until years later with better technology.

  • Forensic Files - All Butt Certain (Season 12 Episode 19)
    Season 12 Episode 19:

    All Butt Certain

    A young girl beaten after watching her grandmother killed, identifies the wrong person, years later trying to change her statement.

  • Forensic Files - Shattered Innocence (Season 12 Episode 18)
    Season 12 Episode 18:

    Shattered Innocence

    Investigators see through a killer trying to cover his tracks by staging the crime scene to learn what really happened.

  • Forensic Files - Dog Day Afternoon (Season 12 Episode 17)
    Season 12 Episode 17:

    Dog Day Afternoon

    A canine behaviorist uses the family dogs, who are the only witnesses, to find the murderer of their owner.

  • Forensic Files - Freedom Fighter (Season 12 Episode 16)
    Season 12 Episode 16:

    Freedom Fighter

    A convicted arsonist claims his innocence and with no lawyer, no money and only a fifth-grade education, sets out to prove it.

  • Forensic Files - Good as Gold (Season 12 Episode 15)
    Season 12 Episode 15:

    Good as Gold

    Groundbreaking tests reveal the race, eye color and hair color of the person responsible for killing two young women on Halloween night.

  • Forensic Files - Finger Pane (Season 12 Episode 14)
    Season 12 Episode 14:

    Finger Pane

    The only lead to finding a serial killer on the loose is a bloody fingerprint on the body of a victim.

  • Forensic Files - Pressed for Crime (Season 12 Episode 13)
    Season 12 Episode 13:

    Pressed for Crime

    With a long list of suspects, forensic experts are clear on one thing in this brutal murder, the killer knew his victim.

  • Forensic Files - Screen Pass (Season 12 Episode 12)
    Season 12 Episode 12:

    Screen Pass

    Three fingerprints on a window screen are enough for a print examiner to uncover the work of a serial killer.

  • Forensic Files - A Cinderella Story (Season 12 Episode 11)
    Season 12 Episode 11:

    A Cinderella Story

    A pair of tennis shoes are found near a victim who had been stabbed on the beach, less than ten yards from her hotel.

  • Forensic Files - Catch 22 (Season 12 Episode 10)
    Season 12 Episode 10:

    Catch 22

    A woman shot in her driveway had recently rejected a co-worker half her age.

  • Forensic Files - Insignificant Others (Season 12 Episode 9)
    Season 12 Episode 9:

    Insignificant Others

    When a man's wife kills herself 14 years after his college sweetheart committed suicide, police start to get suspicious.

  • Forensic Files - Sole Survivor (Season 12 Episode 8)
    Season 12 Episode 8:

    Sole Survivor

    After a Michigan State University grad student disappears and is presumed dead, a professor of geological sciences helps police get the 'dirt' on her killer.

  • Forensic Files - The Day the Music Died (Season 12 Episode 7)
    Season 12 Episode 7:

    The Day the Music Died

    Ten years after the murder of a rock singer, forensic scientists use evidence collected to finally bring her killer to justice.

  • Forensic Files - Transaction Failed (Season 12 Episode 6)
    Season 12 Episode 6:

    Transaction Failed

    An ATM transaction allows Texas detectives to pinpoint a suspect in the slaying of a teacher, but a shoelace stolen from the victim's home proves to be the tie that binds her killer to the crime.

  • Forensic Files - Quite a Spectacle (Season 12 Episode 5)
    Season 12 Episode 5:

    Quite a Spectacle

    A squashed tomato and a pinpoint reflection of light in a photo help catch a killer.

  • Forensic Files - Wheel of Misfortune (Season 12 Episode 4)
    Season 12 Episode 4:

    Wheel of Misfortune

    Casino security cameras offer images of a woman just before she disappeared.

  • Forensic Files - Cold Hearted (Season 12 Episode 3)
    Season 12 Episode 3:

    Cold Hearted

    When two men appear to die of heart disease six years apart, police notice they have one thing in common, they were each married to the same woman.

  • Forensic Files - Insulated Evidence: The Michael Andrade Case (Season 12 Episode 2)
    Season 12 Episode 2:

    Insulated Evidence: The Michael Andrade Case

    A man is found strangled and burned in his San Antonio apartment and the killer thinks he has destroyed all the evidence.

  • Forensic Files - Sharper Image (Season 12 Episode 1)
    Season 12 Episode 1:

    Sharper Image

    When a young girl is found dead, police quickly make an arrest, but could cutting-edge technology from NASA prove the wrong man is behind bars.

  • Forensic Files - Message in a Bottle (Season 11 Episode 42)
    Season 11 Episode 42:

    Message in a Bottle

    A used tissue, 12 years after the murder of a young Missouri woman, may be what cracks the case with a suspect list a mile long.

  • Forensic Files - Bitter Brew (Season 11 Episode 41)
    Season 11 Episode 41:

    Bitter Brew

    The kidnapping of Adolph Coors leads to one of the most intense manhunts in US history.

  • Forensic Files - Two in a Million (Season 11 Episode 40)
    Season 11 Episode 40:

    Two in a Million

    An ammunition box and fluorescent fibers reveal the betrayal that led to the murder of a millionaire's family.

  • Forensic Files - Fired-Up (Season 11 Episode 39)
    Season 11 Episode 39:


    When a house burns to the ground and a woman's charred remains are found, investigators must determine whether it was an accident or arson.

  • Forensic Files - Blanket of Evidence (Season 11 Episode 38)
    Season 11 Episode 38:

    Blanket of Evidence

    A wax bullet, white blanket and olive colored carpeting, tell a lot about the murder of a young woman found in a ravine.

  • Forensic Files - Step by Step (Season 11 Episode 37)
    Season 11 Episode 37:

    Step by Step

    When a man dies after falling down the stairs, a witness says one thing and the evidence says another.

  • Forensic Files - Ticker Tape (Season 11 Episode 36)
    Season 11 Episode 36:

    Ticker Tape

    A device intended to save lives proves to be the only witness to a mans death.

  • Forensic Files - Fresh Heir (Season 11 Episode 35)
    Season 11 Episode 35:

    Fresh Heir

    Twenty years after an unsolved murder, new forensic science is able to identify the killer.

  • Forensic Files - Small Town Terror (Season 11 Episode 34)
    Season 11 Episode 34:

    Small Town Terror

    How the bombs were made leads investigators in Colorado to find the perpetrator.

  • Forensic Files - Skirting the Evidence (Season 11 Episode 33)
    Season 11 Episode 33:

    Skirting the Evidence

    A woman is abducted and a month later found dead, then a tip leads investigators in the right direction.

  • Forensic Files - Critical Maneuver (Season 11 Episode 32)
    Season 11 Episode 32:

    Critical Maneuver

    A paint chip and pieces of plastic help police solve the mystery behind a hit-and-run accident that killed a high school athlete.

  • Forensic Files - Muffled Cries (Season 11 Episode 31)
    Season 11 Episode 31:

    Muffled Cries

    A killer is careless when using a murder weapon that is unique and easily traceable.

  • Forensic Files - A Tight Leash (Season 11 Episode 30)
    Season 11 Episode 30:

    A Tight Leash

    Police find clues in letters sent to frighten the victim.

  • Forensic Files - As the Tide Turns (Season 11 Episode 29)
    Season 11 Episode 29:

    As the Tide Turns

    Forensic science is used to determine if a woman's death was a botched robbery or intentional murder.

  • Forensic Files - If I Were You (Season 11 Episode 28)
    Season 11 Episode 28:

    If I Were You

    A daughter suspects something is wrong when everything from her fathers home is missing.

  • Forensic Files - Killer Impressions (Season 11 Episode 27)
    Season 11 Episode 27:

    Killer Impressions

    The case of a woman whose death was deemed an accident 16 years earlier is reopened due to a man claiming it was murder, but when the tipster is killed the police track down a possible serial killer

  • Forensic Files - Ring Him Up (Season 11 Episode 26)
    Season 11 Episode 26:

    Ring Him Up

    The disappearance of a college co-ed goes unsolved for 10 years, until new testing sheds a different light.

  • Forensic Files - Shell Game (Season 11 Episode 25)
    Season 11 Episode 25:

    Shell Game

    A clue no bigger than a thumbtack leads investigators to a trio of killers.

  • Forensic Files - Water Hazard (Season 11 Episode 24)
    Season 11 Episode 24:

    Water Hazard

    Police investigate the murder of a man who died through ingesting cyanide. They find a clue in a mailing envelope which leads them to a dangerous killer

  • Forensic Files - Chief Suspect (Season 11 Episode 23)
    Season 11 Episode 23:

    Chief Suspect

    The case of a murdered policeman's wife is reopened when a newly formed cold case unit take another look at the evidence, and they find critical clues to the killers identity

  • Forensic Files - A Novel Idea (Season 11 Episode 22)
    Season 11 Episode 22:

    A Novel Idea

    A man calls the police to his house where his wife has fallen down the stairs, but the amount of bloodstains at the scene prompts investigators to treat the death as suspicious

  • Forensic Files - Vanished (Season 11 Episode 21)
    Season 11 Episode 21:


    The police struggle to believe a girl who claims she was abducted and sexually assaulted from her unemotional recounting of the tale - until fibres from her clothes prove the story

  • Forensic Files - Live Wire (Season 11 Episode 20)
    Season 11 Episode 20:

    Live Wire

    When a man is killed with a bomb investigators search for every piece of evidence until they find a clue that identifies the murderer

  • Forensic Files - No Safe Place: The Ronald Shaw Case (Season 11 Episode 19)
    Season 11 Episode 19:

    No Safe Place: The Ronald Shaw Case

    A Louisiana couple are attacked by armed thieves who force the woman to open a hidden safe - but investigators have little evidence as the criminals had their faces covered

  • Forensic Files - A Case of the Flue (Season 11 Episode 18)
    Season 11 Episode 18:

    A Case of the Flue

    The team are called to investigate a robbery which ended in homicide - but the detectives become suspicious when evidence shows the killer was breaking out of the house - not into it

  • Forensic Files - Internal Affair (Season 11 Episode 17)
    Season 11 Episode 17:

    Internal Affair

    Friend's of a missing woman receive a shock when her body is discovered, propelling investigators to use blood evidence to find the killer

  • Forensic Files - Grave Danger (Season 11 Episode 16)
    Season 11 Episode 16:

    Grave Danger

    Evidence from a mysterious car crash leads to truth that devastates three families.

  • Forensic Files - Nice Threads (Season 11 Episode 15)
    Season 11 Episode 15:

    Nice Threads

    A woman is found dead on her bedroom floor, the only clue is a bloodstained sheet. Breakthrough forensics enable police to identify the killer.

  • Forensic Files - Dark Waters (Season 11 Episode 14)
    Season 11 Episode 14:

    Dark Waters

    A man is the victim of a hit-and-run in a sailing accident, and when the police appeal for witnesses an unlikely person admitts to being a passenger on the killer's boat

  • Forensic Files - Undertaken (Season 11 Episode 13)
    Season 11 Episode 13:


    The detectives rely on their tenacity to make a conviction when a medical examiner rules a death was accidental, and three years later the answer is revealed

  • Forensic Files - Capitol Crimes (Season 11 Episode 12)
    Season 11 Episode 12:

    Capitol Crimes

    A medical examiner rules that a death was accidental despite detectives who thought otherwise, then it takes three years, an exhumation and a second autopsy to determine who was right.

  • Forensic Files - Weakest Link (Season 11 Episode 11)
    Season 11 Episode 11:

    Weakest Link

    The body of a young girl is found on farmland in Delano, California, but a mailbox key is the only clue to her identity - prompting the police to search every building in the area

  • Forensic Files - The Gambler (Season 11 Episode 10)
    Season 11 Episode 10:

    The Gambler

    A triple murder in the town of Verona, Wisconsin, leads detectives into the shady world of high-rollers and off-shore gambling

  • Forensic Files - Key Evidence (Season 11 Episode 9)
    Season 11 Episode 9:

    Key Evidence

    Tiny fibres and an asthma inhaler lead investigators to the gunman responsible for shooting an off-duty police officer

  • Forensic Files - Concrete Alibi: The Karyn Slover Case (Season 11 Episode 8)
    Season 11 Episode 8:

    Concrete Alibi: The Karyn Slover Case

    Concrete from a junk car lot leads investigators to the most unlikely of suspects in solving the case of a young mother who disappears.

  • Forensic Files - Murder She Wrote (Season 11 Episode 7)
    Season 11 Episode 7:

    Murder She Wrote

    A victim of depression is found dead in what appears to be a straightforward case of suicide - until the discovery of a note hidden in a china cabinet leads investigators to her killer

  • Forensic Files - Dockter Visit (Season 11 Episode 6)
    Season 11 Episode 6:

    Dockter Visit

    A World War Two veteran is killed in his home, baffling the police - until a lucky break leads them to a shady character with a sweet tooth and a distinctive pair of boots

  • Forensic Files - Shattered Dreams (Season 11 Episode 05)
    Season 11 Episode 05:

    Shattered Dreams

    Investigators solve a double murder with the help of evidence obtained from a fingertip torn from a latex glove

  • Forensic Files - Sunday's Wake (Season 11 Episode 4)
    Season 11 Episode 4:

    Sunday's Wake

    A little girl's death baffles investigators, who travel halfway around the world before finally uncovering the answer in two unusual places - a shredded legal document and the signature of the child's mother

  • Forensic Files - Just Desserts (Season 11 Episode 3)
    Season 11 Episode 3:

    Just Desserts

    A known criminal's driver's license is found at the crime scene of a double murder, but collected DNA point investigators in another direction.

  • Forensic Files - Going for Broke (Season 11 Episode 2)
    Season 11 Episode 2:

    Going for Broke

    Investigators probe the case of a stockbroker who has failed to return home, and soon uncover proof that he has been murdered

  • Forensic Files - Naughty or Nyce (Season 11 Episode 1)
    Season 11 Episode 1:

    Naughty or Nyce

    A woman is killed in what appears to be a road accident, but footprints around the vehicle, and bloodstains both inside and outside it, lead investigators to suspect foul play

  • Forensic Files - Wood-be Killer (Season 10 Episode 41)
    Season 10 Episode 41:

    Wood-be Killer

    Forensic officers use a brand new technique to catch a killer who attempted to conceal his tracks by incinerating the evidence.

  • Forensic Files - Wired for Disaster (Season 10 Episode 40)
    Season 10 Episode 40:

    Wired for Disaster

    Forensic officers assist their police counterparts to recreate a bomb - which led to the death of a woman - to see if they can catch her killer

  • Forensic Files - To the Viktor (Season 10 Episode 39)
    Season 10 Episode 39:

    To the Viktor

    Forensic officers assist police to discover whether the deaths of three individuals on separate continents were caused by the same killer.

  • Forensic Files - High n dry (Season 10 Episode 38)
    Season 10 Episode 38:

    High n dry

    When a woman is found dead in her bathroom, forensic officers assist the police in determining whether she committed suicide or was unlawfully killed

  • Forensic Files - Hot on the Trail (Season 10 Episode 37)
    Season 10 Episode 37:

    Hot on the Trail

    The hunt for a serial arsonist in Washington, DC. The perpetrator was a careful operator, but there were clues in the ashes that led forensic scientists to the culprit

  • Forensic Files - Murder on the Menu (Season 10 Episode 36)
    Season 10 Episode 36:

    Murder on the Menu

    Detectives question the staff of a historic restaurant when the head chef is found dead.

    Today at 9:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Sole Searching (Season 10 Episode 35)
    Season 10 Episode 35:

    Sole Searching

    With very little else to go on, investigators find that a show impression puts them on the right track to finding a killer in Lansing, Mich.

  • Forensic Files - Bump in the Night (Season 10 Episode 34)
    Season 10 Episode 34:

    Bump in the Night

    A man is murdered in his sleep but no fingerprints are anywhere to be found; a shoe impression outside could lead to the killer.

  • Forensic Files - Penchant for Poison (Season 10 Episode 33)
    Season 10 Episode 33:

    Penchant for Poison

    How three seemingly unrelated deaths proved to be the work of one murderer. The killer had been careful by using poison that had no taste or odour. However, investigators realised it would have a unique chemical signature and were able to demonstrate the link

  • Forensic Files - Sunday School Ambush (Season 10 Episode 32)
    Season 10 Episode 32:

    Sunday School Ambush

    How the latest scientific and forensic techniques helped solve the case of Robert Andrew, who was shot dead in his Oklahoma City garage in November 2001. It transpired his Sunday school teacher wife Brenda knew more about the attack that she was prepared to reveal

  • Forensic Files - Garden of Evil (Season 10 Episode 31)
    Season 10 Episode 31:

    Garden of Evil

    When a popular DJ is found murdered in a local garden, the cops race to find answers. With no other leads police turn to a blood spatter expert.

    Today at 9:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Material Witness (Season 10 Episode 30)
    Season 10 Episode 30:

    Material Witness

    Evidence leads directly to a killer when a teenager goes missing and a month later her body is found.

  • Forensic Files - Moss, Not Grass (Season 10 Episode 29)
    Season 10 Episode 29:

    Moss, Not Grass

    Finding the killer of a woman who was found dead on a golf course in the Bahamas. The distinctive grass on the course provided enough evidence to lead the police to two suspects

  • Forensic Files - Elemental Clue (Season 10 Episode 28)
    Season 10 Episode 28:

    Elemental Clue

    Investigating the cases of two women from the same town who were murdered in the same way. Police fear a serial killer is on the loose - and find tiny clues which lead them to the same man

  • Forensic Files - Summer Obsession (Season 10 Episode 27)
    Season 10 Episode 27:

    Summer Obsession

    Police investigate a seemingly accidental drowning in an affluent suburb of Philadelphia. The case becomes focused on one person who had a motive for murder

  • Forensic Files - Cop Out (Season 10 Episode 26)
    Season 10 Episode 26:

    Cop Out

    Police investigate the murder of a college student who appeared to have known his killer. Hairs and microscopic cells help officers unravel a web of lies

  • Forensic Files - Signed, Sealed and Delivered (Season 10 Episode 25)
    Season 10 Episode 25:

    Signed, Sealed and Delivered

    Officers suspect an act of revenge when a bomb explodes in the family home of a witness who testified against two men convicted of shooting and killing a passenger in a moving car

  • Forensic Files - Unholy Alliance: The Natalie Mirable Case (Season 10 Episode 24)
    Season 10 Episode 24:

    Unholy Alliance: The Natalie Mirable Case

    Woman disappears from grocery store parking lot in Boulder, Colo.; investigators find extraordinary clues in a pair of bloody gloves, unique tire tracks, and ordinary grass and pine needles.

  • Forensic Files - 'Prints' Among Thieves (Season 10 Episode 23)
    Season 10 Episode 23:

    'Prints' Among Thieves

    Investigating the murder of a millionaire, who flaunted his wealth and had little personal security. The evidence pointed toward a robbery, but detectives were not convinced

  • Forensic Files - Clean Getaway (Season 10 Episode 22)
    Season 10 Episode 22:

    Clean Getaway

    Investigating the rape and murder of a woman at the dry-cleaners she worked at. Police had eyewitnesses but when their descriptions were not clear, they turned to forensics

  • Forensic Files - Writers Block (Season 10 Episode 21)
    Season 10 Episode 21:

    Writers Block

    A brilliant young architect became ill and died just before she was to testify in a criminal trial. Find out how forensics used the evidence to crack this case.

  • Forensic Files - Four on the Floor (Season 10 Episode 20)
    Season 10 Episode 20:

    Four on the Floor

    A Navajo woman is found dead in a remote desert area in New Mexico. She had suffered blunt force trauma to the head from a sledgehammer- but who would do this?

  • Forensic Files - Gold Rush (Season 10 Episode 19)
    Season 10 Episode 19:

    Gold Rush

    The police investigate when they receive a call from a man, who claims his girlfriend shot and killed herself. The autopsy reveals that the wound could not have been self-inflicted

  • Forensic Files - Oily in the Morning: The Nick Howard Case (Season 10 Episode 18)
    Season 10 Episode 18:

    Oily in the Morning: The Nick Howard Case

    When police recovered the submerged car of missing man, they found no body; the investigation that followed uncovers a deadly obsession and the motive for murder.

  • Forensic Files - Picture This (Season 10 Episode 17)
    Season 10 Episode 17:

    Picture This

    The case of a missing Californian teenager, who was presumed to have run away. However, her body turned up in a ditch 20 miles away

  • Forensic Files - Deadly Valentine (Season 10 Episode 16)
    Season 10 Episode 16:

    Deadly Valentine

    Investigators determine how blood splatter evidence could prove that an obstetrician murdered his wife, despite his claims from him that he found her dead when he returned home

  • Forensic Files - Tight-Fitting Genes (Season 10 Episode 15)
    Season 10 Episode 15:

    Tight-Fitting Genes

    The light of day and DNA picture painted by molecular biologist reveals new clues about a nighttime traffic accident.

  • Forensic Files - A Leg up on Crime (Season 10 Episode 14)
    Season 10 Episode 14:

    A Leg up on Crime

    The decomposed body of a young woman is discovered in a canal. Police find a shoe print at the crime scene which will lead them to the most unlikely of killers.

  • Forensic Files - Crash Course: The Hollermann Car Crash (Season 10 Episode 13)
    Season 10 Episode 13:

    Crash Course: The Hollermann Car Crash

    A patrol officer is shocked by the amount of blood at a traffic accident and is shocked by the coroner's ruling until an anonymous phone call re-ignites the case.

  • Forensic Files - Cereal Killer (Season 10 Episode 12)
    Season 10 Episode 12:

    Cereal Killer

    How the police used evidence to track down the killer of a young boy who disappeared during a house fire and whose body was found 50 miles away from home

  • Forensic Files - Strong Impressions (Season 10 Episode 11)
    Season 10 Episode 11:

    Strong Impressions

    The wife of an Air Force officer was found dead in her bed, with a plastic laundry bag near her face. How did forensics piece together limited evidence?

  • Forensic Files - Tagging a Suspect (Season 10 Episode 10)
    Season 10 Episode 10:

    Tagging a Suspect

    The explosion of a pickup truck, which killed the driver and injured a passenger is investigated. But how did forensics help cops catch the person responsible?

  • Forensic Files - Shear Luck (Season 10 Episode 9)
    Season 10 Episode 9:

    Shear Luck

    The wife of a serviceman was brutally murdered in the Philippines in 1991, investigators must reassemble a 5-1/4 computer disk cut to pieces with pinking shears to find the murderer.

  • Forensic Files - Army of Evidence (Season 10 Episode 8)
    Season 10 Episode 8:

    Army of Evidence

    The case of a mother-of-two and army wife found dead in her bedroom. There were messages left near her body, and a gun in her hand. Her death was initially ruled a suicide, until investigators learned she had almost died in a house fire three years earlier and decided to take another look at the evidence to deduce whether murder was a possibility

  • Forensic Files - One for the Road (Season 10 Episode 7)
    Season 10 Episode 7:

    One for the Road

    An investigation into the disappearance of a woman in Key West, Florida, that yielded nothing but a pair of sandals which may have belonged to her. Then two important pieces of video surfaced, and police began to wonder if they should be searching for a missing person or a killer

  • Forensic Files - Headquarters (Season 10 Episode 6)
    Season 10 Episode 6:


    When hunters find a skull in a Texas canyon, police find bits of clothing, a woman's shoe, some small bones and a strand of hair; once they discover her identity, it was time to find the killer.

  • Forensic Files - Soiled Plan (Season 10 Episode 5)
    Season 10 Episode 5:

    Soiled Plan

    Police instigated an intense search when the mother of two children went missing and, less than a day later, they found her body. How did forensics help detectives?

  • Forensic Files - Up in Smoke (Season 10 Episode 4)
    Season 10 Episode 4:

    Up in Smoke

    Examining evidence to determine how a fire broke out in the home of an elderly couple and whether their son was to blame, despite his pleas of innocence

  • Forensic Files - Plastic Puzzle (Season 10 Episode 3)
    Season 10 Episode 3:

    Plastic Puzzle

    How modern investigation techniques coupled with broken shards from a car headlight helped in the case of a hit-and-run death of a Michigan cyclist, leading officers to both the vehicle and its driver

  • Forensic Files - Marked for Life (Season 10 Episode 2)
    Season 10 Episode 2:

    Marked for Life

    A cold case from 1957, in which a man committed several crimes in one night - including murder. California police followed numerous leads but eventually the case turned cold. Almost 50 years later, with the help of advances in computer technology and handwriting analysis, investigators made a breakthrough

  • Forensic Files - Trial by Fire (Season 10 Episode 1)
    Season 10 Episode 1:

    Trial by Fire

    A case in which a house erupted in flames, killing one person and injuring another. The survivor blamed a kerosene heater; the evidence at the scene did not support her story, and she was charged with arson and murder. Later, a renowned fire inspector checked the evidence and discovered the real culprit

  • Forensic Files - Walking Terror (Season 9 Episode 30)
    Season 9 Episode 30:

    Walking Terror

    Police are puzzled when a man who brutally stabbed his wife and tried to drown her in their swimming pool appears to have no recollection of the attack

  • Forensic Files - Stake Out (Season 9 Episode 29)
    Season 9 Episode 29:

    Stake Out

    The kidnapping of a prominent banker's wife leads forensic experts to discover that extraordinary clues can be revealed by the examination of ordinary office equipment

  • Forensic Files - South of the Border (Season 9 Episode 28)
    Season 9 Episode 28:

    South of the Border

    The motive for the murder of an American tourist at a Mexican resort at first appeared to be robbery, until police found the evidence pointed to something much more sinister

  • Forensic Files - For Love or Money (Season 9 Episode 27)
    Season 9 Episode 27:

    For Love or Money

    The will of a wealthy tycoon reveals instructions regarding what to do if he was to die in violent circumstances, prompting suspicion he may have known he was in danger

  • Forensic Files - Fishing for the Truth (Season 9 Episode 26)
    Season 9 Episode 26:

    Fishing for the Truth

    A two-man shrimp boat sinks when a fast-moving, violent storm struck the Louisiana coast; a deckhand is considered a hero for trying to save the drowned captain, until his body is found.

  • Forensic Files - Silk Stalkings (Season 9 Episode 25)
    Season 9 Episode 25:

    Silk Stalkings

    Examining the case of a flight attendant's murder, and how meticulous analysis of biological evidence helped prove it was part of a series of killings

  • Forensic Files - Northern Exposure (Season 9 Episode 24)
    Season 9 Episode 24:

    Northern Exposure

    The application of modern technology to crime-fighting, revealing how fingerprinting and red carpet fibres near a corpse led police straight to a murderer

  • Forensic Files - Saving Face (Season 9 Episode 23)
    Season 9 Episode 23:

    Saving Face

    A look at how detectives used DNA samples to solve the mystery of three women who disappeared without a trace

  • Forensic Files - Seeds for Doubt (Season 9 Episode 22)
    Season 9 Episode 22:

    Seeds for Doubt

    How the latest forensic techniques helped detectives solve the case of a well-respected nurse who was killed in a car accident

  • Forensic Files - Point of Origin (Season 9 Episode 21)
    Season 9 Episode 21:

    Point of Origin

    How a discarded cigarette and a scrap of paper provided the forensic team with vital evidence to expose the identity of an arsonist in California

  • Forensic Files - Muddy Waters (Season 9 Episode 20)
    Season 9 Episode 20:

    Muddy Waters

    A Colorado hunter shot three times and killed was the victim of a crime, not an accident; police suspected two murder weapons, and two killers, but forensic evidence pointed them closer to home.

  • Forensic Files - Deadly Matrimony (Season 9 Episode 19)
    Season 9 Episode 19:

    Deadly Matrimony

    Police become suspicious of a man who reported his wife missing 15 years after doing the same thing with his first wife.

  • Forensic Files - Badge of Betrayal (Season 9 Episode 18)
    Season 9 Episode 18:

    Badge of Betrayal

    Experts use forensic technology to track down a killer after a tiny fibre is discovered on a victim's clothing

  • Forensic Files - Buried Treasure (Season 9 Episode 17)
    Season 9 Episode 17:

    Buried Treasure

    Fifteen years after a man disappears, using a metal detector, police find evidence which proves what had happened.

  • Forensic Files - Cries Unheard (Season 9 Episode 16)
    Season 9 Episode 16:

    Cries Unheard

    Police try to identify the killer of a 19-year-old girl who had multiple suspects with motives using evidence recovered from the suspect's trash.

  • Forensic Files - Pinned by the Evidence (Season 9 Episode 15)
    Season 9 Episode 15:

    Pinned by the Evidence

    A man is charged with the murder of a wrestling champion. Six years later, a forensic animator testifies on his behalf.

  • Forensic Files - Over a Barrel (Season 9 Episode 14)
    Season 9 Episode 14:

    Over a Barrel

    How forensic scientists used material from a dentist's office to uncover ballistics evidence which had been overlooked in an investigation 10 years earlier

  • Forensic Files - The Financial Downfall (Season 9 Episode 12)
    Season 9 Episode 12:

    The Financial Downfall

    At first investigators think a beautiful young woman's fatal fall from a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean was an accident, but forensic examination of photos arouses suspicion that foul play was involved.

  • Forensic Files - Making the Collar (Season 9 Episode 11)
    Season 9 Episode 11:

    Making the Collar

    When an English girl is found murdered nine months after going missing, forensic investigators piece together a portrait of her killer.

  • Forensic Files - Head Games (Season 9 Episode 10)
    Season 9 Episode 10:

    Head Games

    The team employ the skills of a forensic psychiatrist and the results of ballistics tests to solve a murder case

  • Forensic Files - Stick 'em Up (Season 9 Episode 9)
    Season 9 Episode 9:

    Stick 'em Up

    How scientists used forensic evidence to solve a murder case, taking clues from a missing piece of tape and tips from some concerned citizens

  • Forensic Files - Bad Medicine (Season 9 Episode 8)
    Season 9 Episode 8:

    Bad Medicine

    Investigators must find the cause of arsenic poisoning in a young woman.

  • Forensic Files - Cloak of Deceit (Season 9 Episode 7)
    Season 9 Episode 7:

    Cloak of Deceit

    How the forensic clues found on the clothes of three robbers led to their conviction for an apparently successful crime

  • Forensic Files - News at 11 (Season 9 Episode 5)
    Season 9 Episode 5:

    News at 11

    Police dogs track a killer's scent to a crime scene, leading them to believe the murderer could be one of the onlookers

  • Forensic Files - No Corpus Delicti (Season 9 Episode 4)
    Season 9 Episode 4:

    No Corpus Delicti

    A pawn ticket, a plant and a global positioning satellite help investigators unravel a murder case in which there's no body to be found.

  • Forensic Files - In Harm's Way (Season 9 Episode 3)
    Season 9 Episode 3:

    In Harm's Way

    An Alaskan trooper finds a woman's body beside a frozen road, but evidence is scant even after a suspected murder weapon is found.

  • Forensic Files - Hunter or Hunted? (Season 9 Episode 2)
    Season 9 Episode 2:

    Hunter or Hunted?

    A forensic document examiner, a slingshot and an unusual physics experiment help investigators find another killer

  • Forensic Files - Road Rage (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    Road Rage

    After a girl is found dead along a road, the obvious suspect stumps police with an alibi but tire tracks might provide a clue.

  • Forensic Files - Flashover: The 1987 Kings Cross Underground Fire (Season 8 Episode 42)
    Season 8 Episode 42:

    Flashover: The 1987 Kings Cross Underground Fire

    Arson investigators attempt to determine the cause of the 1987 fire at the Kings Cross Underground Station in London.

  • Forensic Files - Honor Thy Father (Season 8 Episode 38)
    Season 8 Episode 38:

    Honor Thy Father

    A murdered teenager's parents accept responsibility for the killing, and claim they were acting in self-defence - but an FBI electronic surveillance device proves otherwise

  • Forensic Files - Traces of Truth (Season 8 Episode 37)
    Season 8 Episode 37:

    Traces of Truth

    A high school gym teacher gives his friend a ride home - and never returns; his wife and friend receive letters, saying he needed to start a new life; foul play is suspected but there is no body.

  • Forensic Files - Duelling Confessions (Season 8 Episode 36)
    Season 8 Episode 36:

    Duelling Confessions

    A teenage girl is killed, and her boyfriend confesses to the crime. When another man turns himself in as well, a further 40 years are needed to solve the case

  • Forensic Files - Grounds for Indictment (Season 8 Episode 35)
    Season 8 Episode 35:

    Grounds for Indictment

    A man is killed and another seriously injured in a drive-by shooting. The police have plenty of circumstantial evidence but nothing concrete : until they examine soil taken from the suspect's tyre treads

  • Forensic Files - Web of Seduction (Season 8 Episode 34)
    Season 8 Episode 34:

    Web of Seduction

    Part one of two. Police investigating a fatal shooting discover no forensic evidence at the dusty and unkempt scene of the crime, but a trawl of computers belonging to the victim's wife and her lover soon yields the information they need

  • Forensic Files - Death by a Salesman (Season 8 Episode 33)
    Season 8 Episode 33:

    Death by a Salesman

    Police investigating a brutal murder in a quiet neighbourhood fail to find any witnesses, but forensic evidence helps them apprehend their suspect in less than 12 hours

  • Forensic Files - Over and Out (Season 8 Episode 32)
    Season 8 Episode 32:

    Over and Out

    Police are mystified as to why a young man and his mother should be the targets of a pipe bomb - until the remnants of a postage label point them in the right direction

  • Forensic Files - Past Lives (Season 8 Episode 31)
    Season 8 Episode 31:

    Past Lives

    Investigators call in the experts when the wife of a wealthy car-crash victim makes a $7million insurance claim - and a chilling trail of fraud and deceit is soon uncovered

  • Forensic Files - Flower Power (Season 8 Episode 30)
    Season 8 Episode 30:

    Flower Power

    A discarded sweet wrapper and a number of tiny seeds are used by forensic scientists to provide evidence in a murder investigation

  • Forensic Files - Smoke in Your Eyes (Season 8 Episode 29)
    Season 8 Episode 29:

    Smoke in Your Eyes

    The bodies of two women are found in the aftermath of an apartment fire, and a small sample of blood helps police investigate their suspicions about the case

  • Forensic Files - Bed of Deceit (Season 8 Episode 28)
    Season 8 Episode 28:

    Bed of Deceit

    A retired police officer is found murdered in his bed and his wife claims his death was suicide. However, a bank surveillance tape calls her explanation into question

  • Forensic Files - True Lies (Season 8 Episode 27)
    Season 8 Episode 27:

    True Lies

    The murder of Kathleen Lipscomb, whose body was found on a deserted road outside San Antonio in 1986. Investigators believe a diary found years later could solve the case

  • Forensic Files - Letter Perfect (Season 8 Episode 26)
    Season 8 Episode 26:

    Letter Perfect

    An apparently healthy man dies mysteriously in his sleep, and toxicology tests reveal signs of foul play, causing police to suspect a 'suicide note' holds the key to the case

  • Forensic Files - Sign of the Zodiac (Season 8 Episode 25)
    Season 8 Episode 25:

    Sign of the Zodiac

    A serial killer announces his intention to kill one person from each sign of the zodiac, until handwriting analysis gives investigators the clues they need

  • Forensic Files - Nailed (Season 8 Episode 24)
    Season 8 Episode 24:


    A witness in a sexual assault case is murdered just before her appearance in court, leaving forensics to decide whether it was the defendant who killed her

  • Forensic Files - Sphere of Influence (Season 8 Episode 23)
    Season 8 Episode 23:

    Sphere of Influence

    A woman's disappearance in Alaska doesn't arouse suspicions of foul play, until she is discovered shot dead. An eyewitness's evidence reveals more

  • Forensic Files - Bound for Jail (Season 8 Episode 22)
    Season 8 Episode 22:

    Bound for Jail

    Two decades after a woman's murder, investigators glean incriminating evidence including an old hat and a tiny shard of steel

  • Forensic Files - The Big Chill (Season 8 Episode 21)
    Season 8 Episode 21:

    The Big Chill

    A woman is prescribed lithium to treat a mental disorder. When she dies, investigators must decide whether the side effects drove her to suicide

  • Forensic Files - All the World's a Stage (Season 8 Episode 20)
    Season 8 Episode 20:

    All the World's a Stage

    A homicide detective claims his dead wife accidentally shot herself in the head, but his suspicious colleagues turn to a forensic scientist and a ballistics expert to establish what really happened.

  • Forensic Files - Breaking News (Season 8 Episode 19)
    Season 8 Episode 19:

    Breaking News

    America's first DNA databank case succeeds in identifying the rapist and murderer of a TV news producer

  • Forensic Files - Hair of the Dog (Season 8 Episode 18)
    Season 8 Episode 18:

    Hair of the Dog

    A rare gun and a victim's beloved dog help investigators trying to solve a multi-year long murder case where most of the witnesses were admitted drug users.

  • Forensic Files - Brotherhoods (Season 8 Episode 17)
    Season 8 Episode 17:


    A gay couple are murdered, leading investigators to a white supremacist organisation connected with hate crimes

  • Forensic Files - Private Thoughts (Season 8 Episode 16)
    Season 8 Episode 16:

    Private Thoughts

    Murder-suicide is suspected when police discover a family dead in their home until investigators start digging deeper.

  • Forensic Files - Within Arm's Reach (Season 8 Episode 15)
    Season 8 Episode 15:

    Within Arm's Reach

    A man accused of shooting his estranged wife maintains she committed suicide, and the investigators must establish which of the two versions best fits the evidence

  • Forensic Files - A Welcome Intrusion (Season 8 Episode 14)
    Season 8 Episode 14:

    A Welcome Intrusion

    A man is hailed as a hero after shooting an intruder found killing his wife, but forensic evidence spins the case in a surprising new direction.

  • Forensic Files - When the Dust Settled (Season 8 Episode 13)
    Season 8 Episode 13:

    When the Dust Settled

    Forensic examiners use a sound test, an electron microscope and a nightgown to explain how a union official was murdered in his bedroom without his wife in the next room hearing a thing

  • Forensic Files - Order Up (Season 8 Episode 12)
    Season 8 Episode 12:

    Order Up

    A man is found shot dead in his home, and investigators suspect his wife, who claims she was away on a camping trip with her lover at the time of her husband's death

  • Forensic Files - A Wrong Foot (Season 8 Episode 11)
    Season 8 Episode 11:

    A Wrong Foot

    An obscure print found at a crime scene.

  • Forensic Files - Dinner and a Movie (Season 8 Episode 10)
    Season 8 Episode 10:

    Dinner and a Movie

    The forensics team are called in to investigate the murder of a pregnant woman, the circumstances of which bear a suspicious resemblance to scenes in a film recently shown on TV

  • Forensic Files - Shot of Vengeance (Season 8 Episode 9)
    Season 8 Episode 9:

    Shot of Vengeance

    When a nurse exhibits signs of flu, doctors are baffled : until it turns out she has been deliberately infected with HIV

  • Forensic Files - All Wet (Season 8 Episode 8)
    Season 8 Episode 8:

    All Wet

    A woman's 'accidental' drowning bears suspicious similarities to another death, casting doubt on the prime suspect's alibi

  • Forensic Files - Once Bitten (Season 8 Episode 7)
    Season 8 Episode 7:

    Once Bitten

    The story of a postman convicted of murder because of a bite mark on the victim. Ten years into his sentence, fresh evidence leads to another trial

  • Forensic Files - Tourist Trap (Season 8 Episode 6)
    Season 8 Episode 6:

    Tourist Trap

    A bite mark leads police to convict a postman during an investigation into a spate of robberies which resulted in a number of tourists being killed and injured

  • Forensic Files - Shadow of a Doubt (Season 8 Episode 5)
    Season 8 Episode 5:

    Shadow of a Doubt

    When the prime suspect in a woman's murder produces a solid alibi, a time-stamped video tape showing his activities on the day of the killing is analysed for authenticity

  • Forensic Files - Sign Here (Season 8 Episode 4)
    Season 8 Episode 4:

    Sign Here

    How a forensic handwriting expert found clues pointing to the murderer of a woman seen being bundled into a car

  • Forensic Files - Paintball (Season 8 Episode 3)
    Season 8 Episode 3:


    New forensic science and microscopic paint particles found in a vacuum cleaner bag help identify a girl's killer 24 years after the crime was committed.

  • Forensic Files - The Music Case (Season 8 Episode 2)
    Season 8 Episode 2:

    The Music Case

    A girl's death is linked to a spate of burglaries when CDs similar to those owned by the victim are found among a cache of stolen goods

  • Forensic Files - Dessert Served Cold (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:

    Dessert Served Cold

    A team of toxicologists investigate the death of a man whose girlfriend's suspicious behaviour led police to believe he was murdered

  • Forensic Files - Last Will (Season 7 Episode 42)
    Season 7 Episode 42:

    Last Will

    Authorities are able to apprehend a kidnapper because he allowed his victim to write a will on a telltale pad of paper.

  • Forensic Files - Plastic Fire (Season 7 Episode 41)
    Season 7 Episode 41:

    Plastic Fire

    The story of a woman who was sentenced to life for killing her mother. Her chances of winning a retrial appeared slim, until an expert witness proposed a different theory

  • Forensic Files - The Sniper's Trail (Season 7 Episode 40)
    Season 7 Episode 40:

    The Sniper's Trail

    A random serial sniper is plaguing Virginia and Maryland, with no profile of their victims.

  • Forensic Files - Marathon Man (Season 7 Episode 39)
    Season 7 Episode 39:

    Marathon Man

    When a man's body is found on a road near his family ranch, his wife tells police he went jogging, but the trail of evidence leads them back to his home

  • Forensic Files - House Call (Season 7 Episode 38)
    Season 7 Episode 38:

    House Call

    Police in St. Petersburg, Fla., use cell phone mapping, wiretapping and a host of forensic evidence to find a surgeon's killer.

  • Forensic Files - Breaking the Mould (Season 7 Episode 37)
    Season 7 Episode 37:

    Breaking the Mould

    Respiratory problems in a three-year-old boy and signs of Alzheimer's disease in his father leave doctors baffled, but an expert on toxic materials believes their home may reveal the cause

  • Forensic Files - X Marks the Spot (Season 7 Episode 36)
    Season 7 Episode 36:

    X Marks the Spot

    Police in St Louis reveal how a computer helped to capture a serial killer

  • Forensic Files - All Charged Up (Season 7 Episode 35)
    Season 7 Episode 35:

    All Charged Up

    How a composite drawing of a suspect provided a lead in the hunt for a serial rapist responsible for multiple attacks in Philadelphia and Colorado

  • Forensic Files - Fire Proof (Season 7 Episode 34)
    Season 7 Episode 34:

    Fire Proof

    How the latest forensic investigation techniques, such as behavioural profiling, hypnosis and sketch artistry, helped identify a serial arsonist in Seattle

  • Forensic Files - Scratching the Surface (Season 7 Episode 33)
    Season 7 Episode 33:

    Scratching the Surface

    Despite the serial number being scratched off a gun used in a shooting crime, forensic scientists demonstrate how they were able to make the digits reappear using the latest technology and help police trace the weapon's owner

  • Forensic Files - Sleight of Hand (Season 7 Episode 32)
    Season 7 Episode 32:

    Sleight of Hand

    The hunt for an elderly woman's murderer, which took 16 years after fingerprints and a trail of blood were found at the scene of the crime

    Today at 6:30am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Sniffing Revenge (Season 7 Episode 31)
    Season 7 Episode 31:

    Sniffing Revenge

    The sudden death of a rich woman which baffled investigators, who could find no evidence of foul play, until the widower's ex-wife came forward to tell her story

    Today at 5:30am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Tooth or Consequences (Season 7 Episode 30)
    Season 7 Episode 30:

    Tooth or Consequences

    The discovery of a charred tooth provides enough evidence to convict the prime suspect in a case involving a woman's disappearance

    Today at 1:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - A Bag of Evidence (Season 7 Episode 29)
    Season 7 Episode 29:

    A Bag of Evidence

    The abduction and murder of a nine-year-old girl from her home. Forensic investigators pieced together a trail which led to the arrest of the man who called the police

    Today at 4:30am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Elephant Tracks (Season 7 Episode 28)
    Season 7 Episode 28:

    Elephant Tracks

    The brutal murder of an elderly couple, which initially produced no suspects. However, years later, a pawn shop owner made a chance discovery which led police to the killer

    Today at 4:00am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - A Vow of Silence (Season 7 Episode 27)
    Season 7 Episode 27:

    A Vow of Silence

    The disappearance of a Texan man's mail-order bride was initially seen as suspicious, but when police discovered his two previous wives died mysteriously, he was promptly arrested

    Today at 1:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Palm Print Conviction (Season 7 Episode 26)
    Season 7 Episode 26:

    Palm Print Conviction

    How investigators managed to lift a handprint from the body of a murder victim using superglue fumes, and so gained enough evidence to catch her killer

    Today at 5:00am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Dressed to Kill (Season 7 Episode 25)
    Season 7 Episode 25:

    Dressed to Kill

    The disappearance of a six-year-old girl. Investigators initially accepted a confession from her father, who failed the polygraph test, but 10 years later, the truth was discovered

    Friday 19th February 6:30am EST - WLNYDT

  • Forensic Files - The Metal Business (Season 7 Episode 24)
    Season 7 Episode 24:

    The Metal Business

    Toxicologists discover the cause of a 62-year-old businessman's failing health where doctors were unable to diagnose the condition

    Today at 6:00am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Cold Storage (Season 7 Episode 23)
    Season 7 Episode 23:

    Cold Storage

    How forensic teams solved a case in which the friends of a talented dancer came under suspicion from the girl's parents following her disappearance

    Tomorrow at 9:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Frozen in Time (Season 7 Episode 22)
    Season 7 Episode 22:

    Frozen in Time

    The disappearance of a teenage girl who vanished while returning from a concert. Police found her abandoned truck with one tyre blown, but had to wait three years to find her body

    Tomorrow at 8:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Telltale Tracks (Season 7 Episode 21)
    Season 7 Episode 21:

    Telltale Tracks

    A case involving an abandoned car in Philadelphia. Police found the driver's body the next day, and unusual marks on her corpse led investigators to her killer

    Today at 4:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - A Ghost in the Machine (Season 7 Episode 20)
    Season 7 Episode 20:

    A Ghost in the Machine

    How a Presbyterian minister's wife was discovered to have ingested large doses of different medications, leading investigators to suspect she was the victim of a murder plot

    Today at 2:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Sip of Sins (Season 7 Episode 19)
    Season 7 Episode 19:

    Sip of Sins

    Forensic scientists use DNA testing to reveal the sinister truth about a respected Sunday school teacher in a murder investigation

    Today at 12:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - A Bitter Pill to Swallow (Season 7 Episode 18)
    Season 7 Episode 18:

    A Bitter Pill to Swallow

    A mother-to-be discovers her fiance may be to blame for the severity of the side-effects associated with her pregnancy

    Tomorrow at 6:30am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Chief Evidence (Season 7 Episode 17)
    Season 7 Episode 17:

    Chief Evidence

    The murder of a couple during a suspected drug deal baffles police when the pair are found to be clean of any narcotics, until their pet dog gives investigators a new lead

    Tomorrow at 6:00am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Within a Hair (Season 7 Episode 16)
    Season 7 Episode 16:

    Within a Hair

    The investigation into sexual assaults on four women in Indiana during the summer of 1996. A man was arrested and convicted for the crimes, but new evidence casts doubt on his guilt

    Today at 12:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Partners in Crime (Season 7 Episode 15)
    Season 7 Episode 15:

    Partners in Crime

    The murderers who burned their victim's body to try to cover their crime, but failed to conceal 24 stab wounds found during forensic examinations

    Today at 4:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - A Leg to Stand On (Season 7 Episode 14)
    Season 7 Episode 14:

    A Leg to Stand On

    Phoenix police pursue a murderer-mutilator with little more to go on than the severed leg of a victim; anthropology, toxicology and DNA testing all come into play.

  • Forensic Files - A Touching Recollection (Season 7 Episode 13)
    Season 7 Episode 13:

    A Touching Recollection

    An 18-year-old girl's abduction from her home. Determined to prove the identity of her kidnapper, she deliberately left DNA at the crime scene

    Today at 2:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Scout's Honor (Season 7 Episode 12)
    Season 7 Episode 12:

    Scout's Honor

    The study of insects provides experts with vital clues as to when a murder took place and whether the man accused is actually guilty

    Tomorrow at 8:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - A Clutch of Witnesses (Season 7 Episode 11)
    Season 7 Episode 11:

    A Clutch of Witnesses

    A case in which two witnesses reported seeing a truck drive over an apparently unconscious man. They retreated to the safety of a bar, but when police arrived, they found nothing

  • Forensic Files - Without a Prayer (Season 7 Episode 10)
    Season 7 Episode 10:

    Without a Prayer

    The disappearance of Madalyn Murray O'Hair, the founder of organisation American Atheists. Investigators have a number of suspects, until a mutilated body helps reveal the culprit

  • Forensic Files - A Shot in the Dark (Season 7 Episode 9)
    Season 7 Episode 9:

    A Shot in the Dark

    A bizarre case in which a woman was shot dead. Investigators initially suspected her husband of the crime, but forensic evidence gave the story a surreal twist

  • Forensic Files - Bioattack (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:


    A mass food poisoning in Oregon in 1984, where investigators tracked the outbreak to a cult who intended to use germ warfare to overthrow the American government

  • Forensic Files - Purr-Fect Match (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    Purr-Fect Match

    How cat hair helped police identify a killer, after forensic investigators traced the feline fur discovered in a car along with the body of a woman

  • Forensic Files - The Alibi (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:

    The Alibi

    When a teenage student is murdered and left in a deserted field, the authorities ask 51 of her friends to agree to DNA testing; shockingly, the evidence implicates her best friend Ken, yet he has an alibi for the night of the crime.

  • Forensic Files - Who's Your Daddy? (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    Who's Your Daddy?

    The murder of a young prostitute who was found dead in an Ohio waterway. Investigators faced an uphill battle to find her killer, as DNA evidence had washed away and a number of policemen featured on the woman's client list

  • Forensic Files - Reel Danger (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    Reel Danger

    Although a group of teenage thugs are suspected of attacking two boys on a fishing trip, there is no solid evidence; murky fishing hole, however, provides some answers.

  • Forensic Files - Forever Hold Your Peace (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    Forever Hold Your Peace

    The story of a woman who was raped and murdered in a pizza restaurant. A man was jailed after confessing to the crime, but, eight years later, a new confession reopened the case

  • Forensic Files - The Cheater (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    The Cheater

    The real-life detective series ventures into the music world and asks how an American hit single from 1966 -The Cheater, by Bob Kuban and the In-Men foreshadowed the demise of their lead singer, Walter Scott.

  • Forensic Files - Shopping Spree (Season 6 Episode 30)
    Season 6 Episode 30:

    Shopping Spree

    Series revealing how the latest forensic techniques help solve crimes. A mother and daughter disappear without any trace. The girl's body is then found on a roadside with still no sign of the mother's whereabouts. Forensic investigators have to determine whether she is a suspect in her daughter's murder or a victim.

  • Forensic Files - Treading Not So Lightly (Season 6 Episode 29)
    Season 6 Episode 29:

    Treading Not So Lightly

    A vehicle accident which leaves a young girl critically injured is deemed to be a hit-and-run; the girl's mother believes she can trace the driver and, using her own detective skills, goes on to gather evidence about the driver's identity.

  • Forensic Files - Naked Justice (Season 6 Episode 28)
    Season 6 Episode 28:

    Naked Justice

    The pregnant wife of a young, successful attorney is found dead from a shotgun wound to the head; detailed analysis suggests that it wasn't suicide.

  • Forensic Files - Cats, Flies and Snapshots (Season 6 Episode 27)
    Season 6 Episode 27:

    Cats, Flies and Snapshots

    A young woman goes missing without leaving many clues, but the advanced technology on offer makes it possible for cat hears and insects to help build an image of the abductor.

  • Forensic Files - Double Trouble (Season 6 Episode 26)
    Season 6 Episode 26:

    Double Trouble

    The similarities between an attack on a Maine State Trooper and the murder of a woman in New Jersey speed up the investigation into the killer's identity.

  • Forensic Files - Bagging a Killer (Season 6 Episode 25)
    Season 6 Episode 25:

    Bagging a Killer

    When a nine-year-old girl vanishes on her way to school, the entire community help with the search; detectives believe her mother may be involved, and a hidden fingerprint seals the case.

  • Forensic Files - Pastoral Care (Season 6 Episode 24)
    Season 6 Episode 24:

    Pastoral Care

    How the death of a female prison guard led to an investigation which revealed clues to a murder from 10 years earlier

  • Forensic Files - Sibling Rivalry (Season 6 Episode 23)
    Season 6 Episode 23:

    Sibling Rivalry

    A look at the case of a leading pornographer who shot his brother. Investigators study the recording of the emergency call to find out why

  • Forensic Files - Punch Line (Season 6 Episode 22)
    Season 6 Episode 22:

    Punch Line

    Despite a patient's claim that the cut to his hand had been caused by a dumpster, the doctor treating the injury recognized it as something else - and soon became the chief witness in a murder case.

  • Forensic Files - Where the Blood Drops (Season 6 Episode 21)
    Season 6 Episode 21:

    Where the Blood Drops

    A murder suspect's son who enrolled at law school and studied until he discovered the evidence needed to clear his mother's name

  • Forensic Files - Root of All Evil (Season 6 Episode 20)
    Season 6 Episode 20:

    Root of All Evil

    When the wife of a farmer disappears, there are no clues to her whereabouts and even when the farmer's former lover turns up with a tale of murder and cremation, there is no way to test her story.

  • Forensic Files - Pure Evil (Season 6 Episode 19)
    Season 6 Episode 19:

    Pure Evil

    The search for the killer of two teenagers in Texas shows a behavioral study on how most serial killers also have a history of abusing animals.

  • Forensic Files - Bad Blood (Season 6 Episode 18)
    Season 6 Episode 18:

    Bad Blood

    When a young doctor is accused of sedating and sexually assaulting two of his female patients; DNA tests show him to be innocent, but the women persist with their claims, and seven years later a private investigation leads to a surprising discovery.

  • Forensic Files - Line of Fire (Season 6 Episode 17)
    Season 6 Episode 17:

    Line of Fire

    Fundamentalist group is accused of robbing banks, authorities know they are dealing with experienced criminals and overwhelming evidence but the defense is very well funded.

  • Forensic Files - Skin of Her Teeth (Season 6 Episode 16)
    Season 6 Episode 16:

    Skin of Her Teeth

    A killer wants to outwit the police and keep the identity of his victim secret so he removes the teeth; however, lab tests on the skull reveal not just the horrific nature of the murder, but the identity of the victim too.

  • Forensic Files - Killer's Cattle Log (Season 6 Episode 15)
    Season 6 Episode 15:

    Killer's Cattle Log

    Cattle auctions, dud cheques and homeless drifters lead police to an elderly couple who are found to be responsible for a series of murders

  • Forensic Files - Treads and Threads (Season 6 Episode 14)
    Season 6 Episode 14:

    Treads and Threads

    How a tyre impression and a few threads led Florida police officers to identify a serial killer

  • Forensic Files - Horse Play (Season 6 Episode 13)
    Season 6 Episode 13:

    Horse Play

    A woman dies in a horseback-riding accident, but investigators find facts that make her husband a murder suspect.

  • Forensic Files - Whodunnit (Season 6 Episode 12)
    Season 6 Episode 12:


    How scientists uncovered a trail of deceit and medical trickery in their bid to learn the truth about a badly burned body

  • Forensic Files - Photo Finish (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    Photo Finish

    A professional photographer is linked to a missing model after vital evidence is uncovered by a park ranger

  • Forensic Files - Church Disappearance (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:

    Church Disappearance

    The disappearance of a six-year-old girl from a church service leads investigators to a taxi driver who was in the area at the time

  • Forensic Files - Soft Touch (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    Soft Touch

    How technology enables fingerprint evidence to be taken from fabrics such as curtains : a scientific advance which proved vital in identifying a woman's killer

  • Forensic Files - Frozen Evidence (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:

    Frozen Evidence

    Investigators race against time to preserve evidence of a criminal's footprints found in the snow

  • Forensic Files - Mistaken for Dead (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    Mistaken for Dead

    The investigation of a man's death in a doctor's office reveals an insurance fraud involving stolen bodies and false identities

  • Forensic Files - Fire Dot Com: Hinson (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    Fire Dot Com: Hinson

    How a woman charged with murdering her child in a house fire conducted her own investigations, bringing into doubt the government's conclusions

  • Forensic Files - Death Play (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Death Play

    A Shakespearean play forces a girl to reveal the truth about the death of her father, who was thought to have died from a heart attack

  • Forensic Files - Hand Delivered (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    Hand Delivered

    How laser technology was used to trace the sender of an anonymous letter containing information about a murder and to discover the city, street and office number from where it was posted

    Today at 8:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Man's Best Friend (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Man's Best Friend

    How a girl's parents were jailed for her murder despite their claim that she was killed by the family dogs. Five years later, forensic scientists spot vital evidence

  • Forensic Files - Missing Pearl (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    Missing Pearl

    How forensic techniques helped find the body of a missing woman after a trail of blood petered out

  • Forensic Files - Missing in Time (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Missing in Time

    A man becomes the prime suspect when his wife is missing presumed dead after a domestic dispute - but new evidence comes to light suggesting he may have been framed

  • Forensic Files - Video Diary (Season 5 Episode 18)
    Season 5 Episode 18:

    Video Diary

    The killer in a petrol station shooting is identified when cutting edge technology and forensic experts are brought together in the analysis of poor quality CCTV footage

  • Forensic Files - Journey to Justice (Season 5 Episode 17)
    Season 5 Episode 17:

    Journey to Justice

    A prosecutor uses a ground-breaking video reconstruction in court to demonstrate how a drink-driving accident occurred

    Today at 8:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Second Shot at Love (Season 5 Episode 16)
    Season 5 Episode 16:

    Second Shot at Love

    Experts uncover the violent history and insatiable greed of a respected heart surgeon's wife as they investigate his alleged suicide

  • Forensic Files - Time Will Tell (Season 5 Episode 15)
    Season 5 Episode 15:

    Time Will Tell

    When a money launderer is found dead in the ocean, the only obvious clues to his identity are a Rolex watch and a tattoo; the anchor with which he is weighed down proves most helpful, providing clues in solving the crime.

    Today at 3:30am EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Broken Promises (Season 5 Episode 14)
    Season 5 Episode 14:

    Broken Promises

    A man who died from what appeared to be an accidental gunshot wound, a case that turned into a murder investigation - with his widow as prime suspect - when police learned her previous husband suffered a similar fate

  • Forensic Files - Deadly Knowledge (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Deadly Knowledge

    When a young woman goes missing, the police investigation reveals that she led a double life - student by day, call girl by night; but when her body is discovered, even more strange truths are uncovered.

  • Forensic Files - Foundation of Lies (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Foundation of Lies

    When the wife of a well-known doctor goes missing, the authorities believe a shady adoption ring may be involved, but the focus shifts when the doctor is seen with another woman who claims to be his wife.

  • Forensic Files - Lasting Impression (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Lasting Impression

    When the police have no information about the identity of a dead girl's body, the victim of a stabbing provides a clue - she thinks she might have witnessed the murder.

    Today at 6:30pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Nursery Crimes (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    Nursery Crimes

    An investigation into the high child mortality rate at a Texas hospital, which revealed that a particular nurse was on duty in almost all cases. The discovery of an unlikely murder weapon provided sufficient proof to build a case against her

  • Forensic Files - Killigraphy (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:


    Detectives think the marks on a victim's body implicate a man in his wife's murder, but medical detectives have an alternative theory about how the scars were caused

  • Forensic Files - Material Evidence (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    Material Evidence

    The application of modern technology to crime-fighting, revealing how unusual orange fibres found near a corpse provided the only clue to a girl's murder

    Today at 6:00pm EST - HLN

  • Forensic Files - Trail of Truth (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Trail of Truth

    Investigators attempt to prove their prime suspect raped and murdered a mother and her two daughters.

  • Forensic Files - Memories (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:


    A pregnant woman who is attacked in her own home loses her memory. She later identifies her husband as the culprit - but 16 years on, new DNA evidence casts doubt on her story

  • Forensic Files - Burning Ambition (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Burning Ambition

    Forensic scientists search the ashes of a blaze for clues to determine how the fire was started, and discover it may not have been ignited by a cigarette as was first thought

  • Forensic Files - A Voice from Beyond (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    A Voice from Beyond

    A decomposed body is found in a barrel, and a dilapidated address book may hold the answer.

  • Forensic Files - A Woman Scorned (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    A Woman Scorned

    A husband accused of killing his wife and her infant son is proven innocent when forensics discover a blonde hair at the crime scene

  • Forensic Files - Dew Process (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Dew Process

    Forensic evidence from fibres provide clues to the murder of a dentist's wife committed two years previously - and disproves a confession to the killing

  • Forensic Files - Badge of Deceit (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Badge of Deceit

    How computer studies and behavioural science combine to create the forensic technique of geographical profiling, which helped police catch a rapist

  • Forensic Files - Slippery Motives (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    Slippery Motives

    The police grow suspicious of a man when his wife drowns in the bath and an autopsy reveals a series of bruises on her body

  • Forensic Files - With Every Breath (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    With Every Breath

    How the FBI worked with Navajo medicine men to identify what had caused the deaths of children from their reservation

  • Forensic Files - Haunting Vision (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Haunting Vision

    The disturbing tale of an American woman who experienced visions of her mother being killed by her father 30 years previously, although it was uncertain whether the events actually occurred

  • Forensic Files - Accident or Murder? (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Accident or Murder?

    A housewife is found dead at the foot of a flight of stairs, but the police initially rule out foul play - until her husband claims the life insurance and takes up with a new woman

  • Forensic Files - Til Death Do Us Part (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Til Death Do Us Part

    How police became suspicious when they discovered traces of thallium in a deceased man's body, causing them to re-examine his 'accidental' death

  • Forensic Files - Innocence Lost (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Innocence Lost

    The case of a young girl's abduction, solved by police when fibres left at the scene were matched with those recovered from the car of their prime suspect

  • Forensic Files - Cement the Cases (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Cement the Cases

    A man confesses to his wife's bizarre murder, but the police are unconvinced. It needs the intervention of a dentist and a forensic geologist to find the real killer

  • Forensic Files - Killing Room (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Killing Room

    How faint blood splatters found on a wall during the search for a missing man alerted police to a love triangle gone tragically wrong

  • Forensic Files - Invisible Intruder (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Invisible Intruder

    An unusual murder case in which a woman was injured and her two children were killed, though the assailant left little evidence of his presence

  • Forensic Files - Out of the Ashes (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Out of the Ashes

    How police forensic teams used blood found at a murder scene to capture the killer of an 18-year-old woman, who was killed by her boyfriend when she refused his sexual demands

  • Forensic Files - Broken Bond (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Broken Bond

    An investigation into the cause of a baby's sleep disorder, which mysteriously stopped when it was taken away from its mother

  • Forensic Files - Crime Seen (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Crime Seen

    How DNA evidence finally exonerated a prisoner after he had been wrongly sentenced to three life sentences for rape and sodomy by a Virginia court in 1984

  • Forensic Files - Beaten by a Hair (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Beaten by a Hair

    How a partial thumb print and single wig fibre led to detectives discovering what happened to a 23-year-old woman who disappeared without a trace, revealing a tale of murder, madness and mistaken identity

  • Forensic Files - Deadly Formula (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Deadly Formula

    Detectives learn that a genetic disorder caused the deaths of a woman's children, resulting in an overturned conviction.

  • Forensic Files - Grave Evidence (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Grave Evidence

    A car accident which killed a young man develops into a sinister case when detectives believe it was murder. The results of the investigation devastate three families

  • Forensic Files - Deadly Delivery (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Deadly Delivery

    A bomber who appeared to be targeting members of the legal profession was tracked down after the police asked the FBI to draw up a psychological profile of the offender

  • Forensic Files - The Talking Skull (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    The Talking Skull

    Insight into how forensic work revealed that human remains found on a campsite belonged to a pregnant woman who had been missing for five years, ultimately leading to the arrest and conviction of the victim's husband : a Scout leader

  • Forensic Files - Knot for Everyone (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Knot for Everyone

    A series of murders near Sacramento, Calif., where prostitutes were gagged and molested, their clothes cut in random patterns and their hair cut off.

  • Forensic Files - Deadly Parasites (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Deadly Parasites

    Discovering the largest water-borne outbreak of gastrointestinal illness in the US, when adverse weather conditions contaminated Lake Michigan with manure from Wisconsin's dairy herds

  • Forensic Files - Micro-clues (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:


    How police used scientific techniques to detect where a boy was murdered, enabling them to link the case to a man arrested for another vicious killing

  • Forensic Files - Postal Mortem (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Postal Mortem

    A man kills two people with bombs in an effort to get investors off his back and is sentenced to life with no chance of parole.

  • Forensic Files - Sealed With a Kiss (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Sealed With a Kiss

    A primary school teacher claims a colleague has resorted to a smear campaign to oust her from her position. The facts seem to bear out her allegations : but will DNA tests back up her story or tell an entirely different tale?

  • Forensic Files - Something's Fishy (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Something's Fishy

    How a link was established between two poisoning cases, when traces of a chemical used to kill algae in fish tanks were discovered by investigators in both of the victims

  • Forensic Files - Charred Remains (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Charred Remains

    The use of forensic evidence to solve crimes, focusing on the discovery of a woman's charred remains which led police to uncover a tale of drugs, greed and murder

  • Forensic Files - Fatal Fungus (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Fatal Fungus

    How investigators traced a series of outbreaks of bleeding lungs in infants to a deadly black fungus which was growing in water-damaged houses in a Cleveland neighbourhood

  • Forensic Files - The Blood Trail (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    The Blood Trail

    A farmer fears someone is conducting a vendetta against him and his wife, but investigations reveal all is not as it seems

  • Forensic Files - Bitter Potion (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Bitter Potion

    A woman's mysterious flu-like symptoms are diagnosed as something far more sinister, leading investigators to take an interest in one of her neighbours' passion for chemistry

  • Forensic Files - Sex, Lies and DNA (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Sex, Lies and DNA

    How a man who killed his wife and set fire to her body on his boat was convicted of her murder, when incriminating blood samples were taken from the family home

  • Forensic Files - The Dirty Deed (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    The Dirty Deed

    The work of forensic teams in proving a missing couple's son was responsible for their disappearance, leading to the recovery of the body and the killer's conviction

  • Forensic Files - Common Thread (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Common Thread

    The discovery of carpet fibres linked ten unsolved murders in Florida in 1984, but the police still couldn't crack the case until a 17-year-old girl managed to escape from her captor and provide the final clue to catch the killer

  • Forensic Files - Raw Terror (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Raw Terror

    Investigation into the effects of badly prepared food and the spread of the potentially fatal E-coli virus, including the story of an 11-year-old who nearly died

  • Forensic Files - The List Murders (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    The List Murders

    How a man who murdered his family was traced after 18 years on the run, using the latest technology to create an artificially-aged sculptured model of his likeness

  • Forensic Files - Insect Clues (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Insect Clues

    How the work of entomologist David Faulkner helped track down the killer of Sandra Cwik, whose body was found in 1988, decomposing and riddled with maggots

  • Forensic Files - The Wilson Murder (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Wilson Murder

    A doctor is found dead in a pool of his own blood and the prime suspect is a local handyman who is caught with the victim's credit cards, but his claims incriminate the victim's wife

  • Forensic Files - Legionnaire's Disease (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Legionnaire's Disease

    In 1976, 180 war veterans in Philadelphia were hospitalized with pneumonia-like symptoms and 29 died. The disease resurfaces every few years.

  • Forensic Files - Southside Strangler (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Southside Strangler

    Advances in DNA profiling lead to the conviction of a serial rapist in Virginia, and pave the way for the man originally convicted of the crimes to be released

  • Forensic Files - Planted Evidence (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Planted Evidence

    A molecular scientist in Arizona investigates seed pods found in a murder suspect's car - and finds they came from a tree near the crime scene

  • Forensic Files - The Footpath Murders (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Footpath Murders

    Pioneering genetic fingerprinting techniques are used to hunt down a man who committed murders in 1983 and 1986

  • Forensic Files - The House That Roared (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The House That Roared

    Police find blood splatters, through chemical testing, when a man reports his wife missing.

  • Forensic Files - The Magic Bullet (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Magic Bullet

    A 15-year-old boy is shot in the head in the lobby of a gun club, and ballistics, laser technology and forensic animation are used to solve the case

  • Forensic Files - The Disappearance of Helle Crafts (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Disappearance of Helle Crafts

    The mysterious disappearance of a woman who discovered her husband had been having an affair. Did she return to her native Denmark, or is there a more gruesome explanation?

  • Forensic Files - Speck of Evidence (Episode 583)
    Episode 583:

    Speck of Evidence

    A speck of bicycle paint and a speck of nickel tie a suspect to the murder of a 9-year-old.

  • Forensic Files - Black Friday (The Robert Erik Denney Case)

    Black Friday (The Robert Erik Denney Case)

    A woman's murder goes unsolved for almost two years until a tiny drop of saliva revives the police investigation.

  • Forensic Files - The Kathy Augustine Case

    The Kathy Augustine Case

    Authorities delve into the facts surrounding the suspicious death of a prominent politician who apparently died of a heart attack during her campaign for office.

  • Forensic Files - Unholy Vows

    Unholy Vows

    War criminals who moved to the United States are captured many years later thanks to forensic technology.

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