A series featuring detailed accounts on how notable crimes and diseases were solved through forensic science.

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Peter Thomas ...  Himself - Narrator 390 episodes, 1996-2011
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Police increasingly utilize scientific laboratory analysis to solve crimes. This program reviews and re-enacts dramatic cases from around the world in which forensic scientists find and examine previously undetectable evidence. Through their hard work, criminals are brought to justice and the innocent are set free. Written by Anonymous

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No Witnesses. No Leads. No Problem.

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21 April 1996 (USA)  »

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Mystery Detectives  »

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The number of episodes varies over the seasons. The first three seasons have thirteen episodes each. Seasons four to thirteen have between thirteen and fifty episodes. The final two seasons have as few as four episodes. See more »

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Very interesting.
4 May 2001 | by See all my reviews

"Medical Detectives" is an extremely interesting series in which you learn about crimes been solved through the miracle of medical technology. The narrator is excellent and the stories carefully picked. But alas, like all other documentaries some episodes are quite boring, for instance the episode "Killer Fog". But even this episode managed to keep me intruiged in the scientists' brilliant minds. This series will keep me watching until the end of time!


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