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Forensic Files

1996-2011 Docu-Series

As criminals continue to innovate and come up with ever more creative and sinister ways to try and hide their crimes, the police departments from around the world are being driven to adapt quicker, than those on the wrong side of the law to ensure that the perpetrators are brought to justice. Forensic files looks at high profile cases from across the globe that pushed the boundaries and the limits of policing and forced police officials to think out of the box in order to bring the true criminals to justice by aiding the judicial process and protecting the innocent parties from crime and mistaken convictions through their work.

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Forensic Files Cloak of Deceit

Forensic scientists study video surveillance of a trio of men who have been robbing banks for 7 years. They are eventually caught because of the forensic team's expert skill.

5:30 AM on HLN

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Forensic Files Dirty Laundry

A Northern Kentucky businessman is shot to death at his home in front of his wife. Police launch a massive manhunt to find the culprit, but their efforts were futile. A baseball bat and forensic investigation break the case wide open.

7:00 PM on HLN

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Forensic Files Drowning Sorrows

A family vacation turns tragic when a family matriarch suffers a tragic fall to her death. The circumstances surround the fall lead the investigators to think foul play was involved. Findings from a pathologist confirm their doubts.

7:30 PM on HLN

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Forensic Files Cold Feet

A woman is abducted from her late-night job at a Florida convenience store. After she is found raped and strangled, investigators know the only way to pin down her killer will be through DNA analysis.

8:00 PM on HLN

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Forensic Files Separation Anxiety

'The Tracey Frame Case' - after a passer-by spots a wild fire in a secluded parking lot, police discover a dreadful homicide. It takes days to identify the victim, and most of the evidence is lost when firefighters extinguish the blaze.

8:30 PM on HLN

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Forensic Files Northern Exposure

Hikers discovered a body wrapped in sheets which were edged in orange stitching. Authorities hydrated the fingers and obtained a fingerprint, enabling them to identify the victim. They also discovered a tuft of red carpet fibers on the sheets.

9:00 PM on HLN

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Forensic Files Silk Stalkings

The news of a flight attendant's brutal murder prompts a man to contact police with details of another similar case. After considering the evidence, police determine they are dealing with a serial killer.

9:30 PM on HLN

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Forensic Files Beaten by a Hair

Laura Houghteling left her Bethesda home and walked to the station to take a train to work. A peculiar strand of hair found in Laura's hairbrush enabled investigators to unravel the mystery of her disappearance.

10:00 PM on HLN

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Forensic Files Crime Seen

After years in prison, Edward Honaker finally found someone who believed him, and was willing to pay for DNA testing which could prove he was innocent.

10:30 PM on HLN

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Forensic Files Honor Thy Father

A 16-year-old girl is killed by her mother and father in her own home. The parents say they acted in self-defence but the forensic evidence indicates otherwise.

11:00 PM on HLN

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