True Crimes: The First 72 Hours (2003– )
"72 Hours: True Crime" (original title)

TV Series  |  Crime, Drama
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True Canadian crime investigations in which the best chance to find vital clues is within 72 hours of the crime.

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Series cast summary:
Craig Morris ...
 Himself - Narrator (UK version) (39 episodes, 2003-2007)
Diane D'Aquila ...
 Narrator (21 episodes, 2003-2005)
 Narrator (16 episodes, 2006-2007)


Fact: The majority of crimes are solved within 72 hours of being committed. Fact: The final 72 hours of a victim's life holds the key to the murderer's identity. Put these facts together and you have the premise for a 20-episode half-hour series that delves into the background of crimes based on Canadian police records. Utilizing documentary- style dramatic recreations, this series takes viewers into the world of forensic science, and the amazing technologies and investigative techniques applied to crime solving. Written by Anonymous

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Crime | Drama



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15 January 2004 (Canada)  »

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72 óra: Valódi bűntények  »

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CAD 2,400,000 (estimated)

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