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Forensic Files

Experts assemble the pieces of a crime puzzle. 

Peter Thomas (Narrator)

03:30 AM
"Over a Barrel"  A determined forensic scientist pursues the robbery and murder of an elderly couple using material from a dentist's office.  (Repeat) HLN
04:00 AM
"Silk Stalkings"  A flight attendant is found murdered in a hotel during the Persian Gulf War; biological evidence proves a serial killing.  (Repeat) HLN
04:30 AM
"Fishing for the Truth"  A two-man shrimp boat sinks when a fast-moving, violent storm struck the Louisiana coast; a deckhand is considered a hero for trying to save the drowned captain, until his body is found.  (Repeat) HLN
05:00 AM
"Marked for Life"  California police in 1957 search for a murderer, but the case goes cold; 50 years after a crime is committed, advances in computer technology determine the killer.  (Repeat) HLN
05:30 AM
"Up in Smoke"  A son insists he is innocent when an elderly couple die in a suspicious fire.  (Repeat) HLN
05:00 PM
"Bad Medicine"  Investigators must find the cause of arsenic poisoning in a young woman.  (Repeat) HLN
05:30 PM
"Head Games"  A husband was shot and killed, forensic psychiatry helped the wife to remember the details for what happened.  (Repeat) HLN
06:00 PM
"Broken Promises"  A popular gym teacher's wife becomes a prime suspect in his murder.  (Repeat) HLN
06:30 PM
"Second Shot at Love"  The apparent suicide of a respected heart surgeon is questioned when investigations reveal the violent history of his wife.  (Repeat) HLN
07:00 PM
"Stake Out"  The kidnapping of a prominent banker's wife leads police on a wild goose chase until an entomologist's unexpected discovery uncovers a new suspect.  (Repeat) HLN
Forensic Files

Eagle-eyed technical experts prove there is no such thing as a perfect crime as they assemble the pieces every criminal leaves behind. Dramatic crime re-creations and, sometimes, part of the investigations are a staple of the series. Some of the re-creations include alternate versions of the crimes, which are disproved by science. The show's episodes follow each case from the initial investigation until it reaches its legal resolution.

Current cast
Peter Thomas

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.