Forensic Files is an American documentary-style television program that reveals how forensic science is used to solve violent crimes, mysterious accidents, and outbreaks of illness. The show was originally broadcast on TLC, narrated by Peter Thomas, and produced by Medstar Television, distributed by FilmRise, in association with truTV Original Productions. It broadcast 406 episodes from its debut on TLC in 1996 as Medical Detectives until 2011. Reruns shown on HLN were initially retitled Mystery Detectives before settling on the main title of the show in 2014.
A version of the program was broadcast on Five in the United Kingdom, under the name Murder Detectives. Several episodes are also available on distributor FilmRise's YouTube channel.

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    Forensic Files: Rajneeshees

    I came across this when doing a deep research and reading into the Rajneesh movement in Oregon. Said chapter was, frankly, one of the weirdest in the state's long history. Anypoop, my wife seems to like the crime type shows and I called this one "creepy kill-kill-voice", and it stuck...
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