This show follows the nights of the detectives working at the Las Vegas Police Department Crime Scene Investigations bureau. Being the second busiest crime lab in America, CSI officers use the best scientific and technical methods to solve puzzles and catch criminals.
Did You Know?
Though not requested to do so by the producers, Marg Helgenberger
attended actual autopsies over the course of the series for personal research purposes. The most "memorable" aspect of the experience was the stench, according to Helgenberger's account on BBC's Breakfast (November 3, 2011). See more
"The CSI Effect": The investigation team routinely photographs the crime scene before allowing evidence to be touched or moved. Many times, however, a piece of evidence is picked up and handled before being photographed. See more
Is there truly no place left in Las Vegas without slot machines?
Due to rights issues at the time of release, the R2 (Europe/UK) and R4 (Australia) DVD releases of Season 1 have The Who
music replaced by an original theme from John M. Keane
. The Who are still credited in the closing credits. See more
Who Are You
Written by Pete Townshend
Performed by The Who See more