Forensic Files, Best of Season 10

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  • 2005
  • 1 Season

Forensic Files is a hit television show that has been captivating audiences for over two decades. The show explores real-life cases that have been solved through forensic science and technology. The Best of Season 10 from truTV has compiled some of the most thrilling and thought-provoking cases from the season into one incredible collection.

Each episode of Forensic Files starts with the discovery of a crime and the subsequent investigation that follows. The show's producers tirelessly research and interview those involved in the investigations, including police officers, forensic scientists, and the victims' families. Viewers are then taken through the scientific process of how evidence is collected, analyzed, and examined in a laboratory setting.

In Best of Season 10, viewers will explore cases such as "Dirty Little Seacret," which involves the murder of a successful music producer who is found brutally beaten and stabbed inside his home. The investigation leads authorities to a woman who had been stalking him for years.

Another case, "Shell Game," covers the disappearance of a young girl who had gone for a jog near the Delaware River but never returned. The investigation involved gathering evidence along the riverbank and uncovering a dark secret about the victim's past.

Forensic Files also covers cases that may have remained unsolved if not for science. In "Material Evidence," investigators must piece together the bones of a young woman, who had been missing for over a year, to discover the identity and cause of death. The investigation ultimately leads to the capture of the perpetrator thanks to crucial DNA evidence.

The science behind Forensic Files has led to some of the most groundbreaking discoveries in the world of crime-solving. In "Forever Hold Your Peace," forensic scientists use cutting-edge technology to examine tiny particles of gunshot residue, ultimately proving the guilt of a former police officer who had committed a murder.

Despite the show's focus on science, it never loses sight of the human element of these cases. In "Deadly Knowledge," a successful pharmacist is found dead in his home. Through evidence and interviews, viewers discover that his business partner had been behind his murder, driven by a desperate need for money and a sense of entitlement.

Forensic Files is not just a show about science or crime. It is a show about justice and the lengths to which people will go to solve a mystery or uncover the truth. Viewers will leave the experience with a newfound appreciation for the bravery of law enforcement, the power of forensic science, and the perseverance of the families affected by these crimes.

In conclusion, Forensic Files Best of Season 10 from truTV is a must-watch for any crime enthusiast or curious individual wanting to know more about forensic science. The show breaks down some of the most complicated cases and explains the science and technology that solves them in a way that anyone can understand. The show's dedication to real-life cases and the emotional impact these crimes have on the families of the victims will keep viewers thoroughly engaged from start to finish.

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Wood-be Killer
19. Wood-be Killer
March 31, 2006
A killer tried to incinerate and destroy everything that could link him to his crime. But in doing so, he inadvertently created new forensic evidence "" evidence that came to light with a technique never before used in a criminal investigation.
Wired for Disaster
18. Wired for Disaster
March 8, 2006
A 29-year-old woman was killed instantly when a bomb exploded in her home. The device was so powerful that shrapnel was imbedded in houses across the street. The bomber had not only knowledge and skill, but also a motive for murder.
To the Viktor
17. To the Viktor
March 1, 2006
Three homicides on two continents looked like professional executions. Investigators on both sides of the Atlantic needed to find out if they were related and, if they were, who or what they had in common.
High 'n' Dry
16. High 'n' Dry
February 22, 2006
When a woman was found dead in her bathroom, the evidence pointed to suicide. But a coroner's inquest and a unique application of forensic science gave investigators a different explanation for her death. It was a theory that, if true, could turn the grieving husband into the prime suspect.
Hot on the Trail
15. Hot on the Trail
February 15, 2006
A serial arsonist was on the loose in Washington, DC. Each of the fires was started with the same type of incendiary device. The perpetrator was very careful, and seemed to leave no evidence behind... but there were clues in the ashes and it was up to forensic scientists to find them.
Murder on the Menu
14. Murder on the Menu
February 8, 2006
When the head chef of a historic Philadelphia restaurant was found dead, investigators interviewed the usual suspects: family, friends and co-workers. As they sifted through the evidence, police uncovered a chilling tale of debt and deceit.
Bump in the Night
13. Bump in the Night
January 25, 2006
The crime scene was awash with blood. The victim had been brutally murdered as he slept in his own bed. There were no foreign fingerprints in his home, but investigators did find a shoe impression in the mud outside... physical evidence they hoped would lead them to the killer.
Garden of Evil
12. Garden of Evil
January 4, 2006
When a popular disc jockey was found murdered in a community garden, police swung into action. A sniffer dog and a blood spatter expert led police to the killer... and he'd been much closer than they realized.
Material Witness
11. Material Witness
December 28, 2005
A teenager went missing after an evening of horseback riding; her body was found a month later, three miles from her home. The killer unknowingly left trace evidence behind, tiny but unmistakable clues that pointed to him and him alone.
Moss, Not Grass
10. Moss, Not Grass
December 21, 2005
A young woman was found dead on a golf course in the Bahamas. The grass on that course was so distinctive that it had evidentiary value. The evidence led police to two suspects. Each blamed the other, and they had to find out who the killer was.
Summer Obsession
9. Summer Obsession
December 7, 2005
In an affluent suburb of Philadelphia, police were called to the scene of what appeared to be an accidental drowning. The investigation gradually focused on one person, a suspect who had more than a million reasons to want the victim dead.
Cop Out
8. Cop Out
November 30, 2005
A college student was found dead, and the evidence suggested he knew his killer. Three hairs and some microscopic cells helped police to unravel a web of lies, and find the motive for murder.
Four on the Floor
7. Four on the Floor
October 19, 2005
A Native American woman was brutally killed in the desert of New Mexico, and the crime scene was rich in evidence: tire tracks, shoe impressions and even the murder weapons. The site was less than 10 miles from another crime scene where a male Native American was murdered two years earlier. Police began to wonder: Was a serial killer on the loose?
Gold Rush
6. Gold Rush
October 12, 2005
Emergency dispatch received a call from a man saying his girlfriend shot and killed herself. Police found the victim in the caller's house, lying in a pool of blood with the gun next to her on the floor. The autopsy revealed the gunshot wound was not self-inflicted, and the evidence found on her body gave police a golden opportunity to catch her killer.
A Leg Up On Crime
5. A Leg Up On Crime
September 7, 2005
The decomposed body of a young woman was discovered in a Bakersfield irrigation canal. If there was trace evidence, it had been washed away. Another victim was found in that same canal a year later; this time, the perpetrator had been careless. The shoe prints found at the scene would lead police to the most unlikely of killers.
Cereal Killer
4. Cereal Killer
August 24, 2005
When a fire destroyed most of a home and a young boy went missing, police organized the largest search in the history of their small town. First the boy's backpack was discovered five miles from home, and then his body was found 50 miles away. But the killer had been careless, and the evidence he left behind would lead police directly to him.
Strong Impressions
3. Strong Impressions
August 17, 2005
The wife of an Air Force officer was found dead in her bed, with a plastic laundry bag near her face. At first glance, it appeared she'd been doing laundry, fell asleep, rolled onto the bag, and suffocated. But further investigation proved that the scene had been staged. Her death wasn't an accident; it was cold-blooded murder.
Tagging a Suspect
2. Tagging a Suspect
August 10, 2005
Bombings are difficult to solve, because the perpetrator isn't usually at the scene, and the evidence goes up in smoke. But there are clues if investigators know where to look. In this case, pieces of plastic the size of grains of sand held the key to a man's murder.
Plastic Puzzle
1. Plastic Puzzle
June 1, 2005
In this classic episode of Forensic Files, the longest running true crime series in television history, a man riding a bicycle is fatally injured, and police believe he is the victim of a hit-and-run accident. Tiny clues found at the scene create a picture of the vehicle that struck him... and lead police to its driver.
  • Premiere Date
    June 1, 2005