Forensic science has been used to identify suspects, murder weapons, and nameless victims of horrific crimes. Recent breakthroughs in genetics, bio-chemistry, psychology, and anthropology now make it an indispensable weapon in the crime fighter’s arsenal.
This original series takes a compelling look at the turning points of forensic science. In collaboration with the Smithsonian Institute’s world-renowned forensic scientists and historians. Each episode features a unique forensic discipline. Using hands on laboratory experiments to explore iconic criminal cases from around the world.