Forensic Detectives

  

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Forensic DetectivesA cop kills his wife in a car crash - or was he driven to murder? And a farmer's accused of killing his brother, but locals, and forensics, defend him. S3/Ep15Sun, Nov 18, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesA heart surgeon appears to have shot himself but forensics tell a different story. Blood spatters contradict the crime scene. But who tried to cover up a murder? S3/Ep14Sat, Nov 17, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesWhen a woman's found dead in a river, detectives use an empty cocoon to catch her killer. A serial poisoner continues to elude police. And a walker finds a body. S3/Ep13Fri, Nov 16, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesA thought-provoking look at how drug trafficking has spawned a violent and deadly criminal underground. S3/Ep12Thu, Nov 15, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesExamines the history and modern evolution of the Texas Rangers, who were formed in the 1830s to protect settlers against attacks from natives. S3/Ep11Wed, Nov 14, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesPoisoners: devious killers relying on their victim's trust in order to steal their lives. Find out why they don't usually stop at just one kill. S3/Ep9Mon, Nov 12, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesMobile phones, CCTV and cashpoints can track virtually every human move. We see exactly how this aids murder investigations. S3/Ep7Sat, Nov 10, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesIs the rapist and serial killer known as the Hillside Strangler working alone? Plus, a murderer is stalking California's parks; can detectives stop him killing again? S3/Ep6Fri, Nov 9, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesThere's no hiding place. Advances in forensic science are giving detectives more of a chance to convict criminals involved in contract killings. S3/Ep5Thu, Nov 8, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesForensic Detectives investigates the murky world of malicious murderers, and explores the unbelievable lengths some killers will go to disguise their crimes. S3/Ep4Wed, Nov 7, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesExploring the mind of the obsessive murderer, following the work of psychologists as they study the muddled workings of the criminal psyche. S3/Ep2Mon, Nov 5, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesSee how, in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, DNA was traced to the bomber through the saliva that remained on the back of a mailing label. S2/Ep10Sat, Nov 3, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesSee how arson investigators gather physical evidence and mount undercover and sting operations to crack insurance torchings and arson murders. S2/Ep9Fri, Nov 2, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesThe tools of detection are at the forefront of technology. We investigate the groundbreaking techniques being employed to catch deadly killers. S2/Ep8Wed, Oct 31, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesForensic detectives use all their know how to find a murderer four years after a woman's disappearance with only a few splinters of bone as evidence. S2/Ep7Tue, Oct 30, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesToxicology is the study of the symptoms, mechanisms, treatments and detection of poisoning. We see how experts use this science to solve grisly murder cases. S2/Ep5Mon, Oct 29, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesWhen investigating a murder everything has a story to tell, including plants. We see how experts use plants to pinpoint time and location of death. S2/Ep4Sun, Oct 28, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesIt is the insignificant details that forensic experts use to recreate a crime and catch a killer - fibres from a carpet, a lost eyelash or a clothing fragment. S2/Ep3Sat, Oct 27, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesThe hardest part about murder is how to dispose of the victim's remains. But, forensic investigators show how the smallest of traces can point to the killer. S2/Ep2Fri, Oct 26, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesExpert psychologists look into the twisted minds of serial killers, including Ted Bundy, Aileen Wuornos and Canada's Paul Bernardo. S2/Ep1Thu, Oct 25, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesIt's a riddle - a corpse lies with a gunshot wound to the head with the weapon nearby. Experts try to determine who pulled the trigger. S1/Ep16Wed, Oct 24, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesForensic investigators turn their spotlight on the OJ Simpson murder trial that so gripped the US in 1995. What can they tell us and what will remain unknown? S1/Ep15Tue, Oct 23, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesIn catastrophic air crashes often the only evidence left is the black box recorder from the cockpit. But can this generate more questions than answers? S1/Ep14Mon, Oct 22, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesGraphology - the study of handwriting - plays an important part in profiling criminals and verifying the authenticity of suicide notes. S1/Ep13Sun, Oct 21, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesFingerprints are an indisputable, time-tested method of establishing someone's ID. New computerisation means identification can now take only minutes. S1/Ep12Sat, Oct 20, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesWith only charred remains left of the victim, forensic detectives have to sift carefully through this scanty evidence to solve a perplexing murder. S1/Ep10Thu, Oct 18, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesA motel clerk disappears, leaving behind a trail of blood. Investigators have their suspect, but without a victim, what can they charge him with? S1/Ep9Wed, Oct 17, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesRecreating the shattered face of a victim can be crucial in identification. Forensic sculptors have to use all their knowledge of bone and muscle to do this. S1/Ep8Tue, Oct 16, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesLooks at how the type of insects and their stage of development on a dead body can pinpoint the time of death and even identify the victim. S1/Ep7Mon, Oct 15, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesUnlocking DNA is the most vital tool in the forensic scientist's arsenal - where a single hair or drop of blood can convict a brutal murderer. S1/Ep6Sun, Oct 14, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesWe often see them in the movies but what exactly do the pictures taken by forensic photographers reveal, what vital clues does this technology uncover? S1/Ep5Sat, Oct 13, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesForensic scientists have solved some of the world's most mysterious crimes. How do they do it? S1/Ep4Fri, Oct 12, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesIn Florida, a killer admits murder but no one can find his victim; and in Virginia, police have a decomposed body, but no suspect. Can forensics crack these cases? S1/Ep3Thu, Oct 11, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesPoisons can be deadly and are often impossible to detect. Forensic experts show how they can solve these mysterious deaths. S1/Ep2Wed, Oct 10, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesForensic experts uncover the tragic stories behind the deaths of a generation young men who went to war and never came back. S1/Ep1Tue, Oct 9, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesA man reports that his wife and daughter were lost at sea when his boat caught fire. Forensic study of the wreckage reveals that the fire was arson. S7/Ep103Wed, Sep 19, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesWhen an office party takes a violent turn and a woman is harmed, forensic investigators must deal with conflicting accounts and unlock a vital clue. S7/Ep102Tue, Sep 18, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesIn the dead of night, a house catches fire but forensic investigators determine the blaze is a smokescreen designed to hide a more horrific crime. S7/Ep101Mon, Sep 17, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesWhen a killer's dumping ground is discovered in Florida, investigators must confirm the identity of charred bones in order to solve the brutal crime. S7/Ep100Sun, Sep 16, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesIn Colorado the mysterious abduction of a young mother ends up as a brutal homicide. With few clues and fewer suspects, the detectives go on the chase. S7/Ep99Sat, Sep 15, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesWith no fingerprints at the scene, detectives turn to cutting-edge forensic techniques to track a callous killer, hoping to catch him before he could strike again. S7/Ep98Fri, Sep 14, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesForensic scientists reconstruct the scene of a bludgeoning murder in Georgia, USA, and find a suspect in the murder of a missing man. Will microfibres hold the key? S7/Ep97Thu, Sep 13, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesA university football player and his girlfriend are beaten to death and a man is shot dead at home. Can cold forensics solve these heated crimes of passion? S7/Ep96Wed, Sep 12, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesIn most cases, the killer and victim share a personal history. But when a victim is caught in a stranger's deadly grasp, a crime may go unsolved for years. S7/Ep95Tue, Sep 11, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesWhen a victim is killed at point-blank range, police assume that an acquaintance is to blame. In three cases, the murderer is not always the most obvious suspect. S7/Ep94Mon, Sep 10, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesKillers often try to deflect attention from their crimes by hiding the remains of their victims. Visit two cases where bodies lay hidden for years before being found. S7/Ep93Sun, Sep 9, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesMost victims of multiple murderers have a link with the killer or match their set of criteria. But some murders occur when victims appear to be picked at random. S7/Ep92Sat, Sep 8, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesEveryday substances can reveal hidden clues that break a homicide case. One case is disproved when cyanide is found in a woman's blood stream. S7/Ep91Fri, Sep 7, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesSometimes, when a death seems to be accidental, it is up to forensic scientists to reveal hidden betrayals that reclassify cases from accidents to homicides. S7/Ep90Thu, Sep 6, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins
Forensic DetectivesA victim's estranged spouse is often a key witness in a murder investigation, and when the body is found, family and friends can provide crucial information. S7/Ep89Wed, Sep 5, 12:00 AMQuest Red60 mins