- 9 Seasons
The television series entitled Unusual Suspects is an informative program that involves providing factual reports about real life stories to people in the form of a film. The presenter of the program is Mocean Melvin who features throughout the film. Being a discovery series the twenty eight episode film is aired on channels like Investigation Discovery Channel with each episode airing for sixty minutes. The series mostly focuses on criminal investigations and reports on the procedures in haunting down the suspects and criminals concerned. It covers investigations of crimes related to murders, suicides, and organized crimes. In one of the episodes an investigation was done about what seemed to be a perfect family with no people capable of committing a crime as the one being investigated. The family comprised a young boy, living with his brother who was a gentleman and their very religious grandmother who was always seen going to church and was considered a fervent Christian. People in their community looked up to them as living exemplary lives. This family however was charged for committing a crime that no one expected them to be associated with. However it was real and they were guilty of what they had been accused of. That is what the show is all about and the title of the show stems from what it is all about revealing unusual suspects. People are seen as not being capable of committing crimes but are the notorious and guilty ones in society. It shows all the steps taken by the police in haunting down culprits on every episode. Another episode covered a story about a mother who was discovered dead in her house days after. From every indication she had been suffocated to death by someone. The show covered the investigations into who could possibly have been the killer and the suspects ranged from her husband to every other person living in that house. Such are the investigations covered on the show and the suspects are usually least expected.