Best TV true crime shows

I have high standards. These are the ones that meet them.
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1.
Cold Case Files (1999 TV Series)
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Unsolved crimes locked away in dusty file cabinets. Time is an ineffectual balm. Painful memories are left to a victim's loved ones...
“ unbeatable. ” - loveunderlined
 
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Forensic Files (1996 TV Series)
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A series featuring detailed accounts on how notable crimes and diseases were solved through forensic science. (30 mins.)
Director: Richard Monahan
 
3.
I Survived... (2008 TV Series)
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What would you do if you were confronted with death? What gives someone the strength to survive? Is it luck...
 
4.
Forensics: You Decide (2009 TV Series)
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Director: Patrick Greene
 
5.
American Justice (1992 TV Series)
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Bill Kurtis hosts this documentary series that profiles criminal cases involving high profile murders, serial killers, and organized crime. Each episode culminating with the justice dispensed by the American legal system in each case. (60 mins.)
 
6.
I (Almost) Got Away with It (2010 TV Series)
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Murders, drug dealers, bank robbers or jail escapees. The stories are different, but the motive is always the same: to stay out of prison...
 
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The First 48 (2004 TV Series)
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The series follows detectives during the hours immediately following a homicide. (60 mins.)
 
8.
I Faked My Own Death (2011 TV Series)
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The Shift (2008 TV Series)
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First class, experienced homicide detectives work together to solve murders of every kind and motive in Indianapolis, Indiana. (60 mins.)
 
10.
Prison Wives (2010 TV Series)
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Director: Wynette Yao
 
11.
Life and Death Row (2014 Mini-Series)
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A controversial BBC documentary that follows the lives of three American citizens on death row.