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The New Detectives

Documentary7+ (TV-PG)1996 - 20049 Seasons
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The New Detectives (1996 - 2004)

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Documentary Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)1996 - 20049 Seasons

The New Detectives: Case Studies in Forensic Science is a documentary true crime television show that aired two to three different cases in forensic science per episode. Episode reruns currently air on the Discovery Channel, TLC and the Investigation Discovery network. Before the series was canceled, the show also aired on The History Channel in the United States and Canal D, Court TV, and Botswana TV in Canada. The show was also carried by international markets where the series was shown on the Discovery Channel UK, Discovery Europe, the Crime & Investigation Network in Australia, Prime TV in New Zealand, TV Norge, TV Danmark, Kanal 5 in Sweden, and RTL in the Netherlands. A version of the series was broadcast on the British Channel Five, under the name Murder Detectives: Case Files.The New Detectives has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hulu, free on Tubi, free on PlutoTV, and 2 others. It's a documentary show with 123 episodes over 9 seasons. The New Detectives is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (562 votes).

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The New Detectives Season 9 Overview

Oct 28, 2003 - Oct 9, 2004

Season 9 of The New Detectives has 19 episodes that are available to stream on Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 9 Episodes
Season 09, Episode 19 Vanished
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Vanished
Oct 9, 2004

A woman accepts the job of a lifetime, then disappears; a college student is murdered on her way home from...

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Season 09, Episode 18 Vanished
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Vanished
Oct 31, 2004

Murderers will go to great lengths to keep their crimes concealed, but forensic evidence is impossible to cover up. In...

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Season 09, Episode 17 Fatal Twist
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S09 E17

Fatal Twist
Sep 18, 2004

When an unexpected crime occurs with no eyewitnesses, very few clues and the killers on the run, authorities must rely...

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The New Detectives Season 8 Overview

Oct 15, 2002 - Jan 3, 2004

Season 8 of The New Detectives has 18 episodes that are available to stream on Hulu, Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 8 Episodes
Season 08, Episode 18 Coronor Investigator
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Season 08, Episode 17 Forsaken Trust
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Forsaken Trust
Aug 5, 2003

When victims of murder knew their killers, they can be caught off guard. The killers rely on their intimate knowledge...

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Season 08, Episode 16 Undaunted
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S08 E16

Undaunted
Jul 8, 2003

Solving crimes may begin with intuition but advanced science provides investigators with irrefutable proof to uncover staged accidents. When criminals...

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The New Detectives Season 7 Overview

Sep 18, 2001 - Sep 24, 2002

Season 7 of The New Detectives has 19 episodes that are available to stream on Hulu, Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 7 Episodes
Season 07, Episode 19 Collective Justice
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Collective Justice
Sep 24, 2002

The Vidocq Society provides investigators with fresh perspectives on cold cases.

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Season 07, Episode 18 Collective Justice
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Collective Justice
Sep 24, 2002

Philadelphia’s Vidocq Society, named after an 18th century French detective, is one of the world’s most unusual crime-solving organizations –...

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Season 07, Episode 17 Wasted Youth
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S07 E17

Wasted Youth
Jun 25, 2002

When teenagers are driven to kill, their victims are not the only ones to suffer from their violent crime. In...

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The New Detectives Season 6 Overview

Oct 10, 2000 - Sep 11, 2001

Season 6 of The New Detectives has 13 episodes that are available to stream on Hulu, Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 6 Episodes
Season 06, Episode 13 Scent of the Kill
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Scent of the Kill
Sep 11, 2001

A dog can be a dead man’s best friend. Some dogs have been trained by law enforcement to sniff out...

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Season 06, Episode 12 Dead in the Water
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S06 E12

Dead in the Water
May 22, 2001

Drowning deaths often look like accidents and over time water can destroy the few clues the killer may have left...

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Season 06, Episode 11 Fatal Error
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S06 E11

Fatal Error
May 1, 2001

Accidental deaths, suicides, disappearances and fires: they’re an everyday part of an insurance investigator’s job. But these cases shouldn’t be...

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The New Detectives Season 5 Overview

Apr 27, 1999 - Apr 13, 1999

Season 5 of The New Detectives has 13 episodes that are available to stream on Hulu, Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 5 Episodes
Season 05, Episode 13 Flames of Justice
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Flames of Justice
Apr 13, 1999

Sometimes arson fires are set to cover a different, more heinous crime – such as murder. But killers are wrong...

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Season 05, Episode 12 A Federal Offense
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A Federal Offense
Mar 28, 2000

When there’s a difficult case to crack, agents of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms can be called in...

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Season 05, Episode 11 Murder By Numbers
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Murder By Numbers
Feb 15, 2000

For some killers, once is never enough. Often, cold and calculated serial killings are more difficult to solve than violent...

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The New Detectives Season 4 Overview

Nov 24, 1998 - May 18, 1999

Season 4 of The New Detectives has 15 episodes that are available to stream on Hulu, Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 4 Episodes
Season 04, Episode 15 Coroner’s Casebook
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Coroner’s Casebook
May 18, 1999

A good coroner can deliver what is necessary to solve a crime, while a bad one can destroy an otherwise...

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Season 04, Episode 14 True Crime
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True Crime
Apr 27, 1999

Some crime writers know just as much about crime as a police officer, investigator or any criminal. Using combined perspectives...

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Season 04, Episode 13 Unlikely Sources
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Unlikely Sources
Apr 13, 1999

Some of the best clues come from the least likely places. Seemingly meaningless objects – beer bottles, insects, doormats –...

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The New Detectives Season 3 Overview

Dec 2, 1997 - Feb 10, 1998

Season 3 of The New Detectives has 10 episodes that are available to stream on Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 3 Episodes
Season 03, Episode 10 Living In Terror
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S03 E10

Living In Terror
Feb 10, 1998

Because of new technologies, terrorism is a growing international threat. With the expertise of bomb squads, chemists and tool mark...

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Season 03, Episode 09 From the Ashes
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From the Ashes
Feb 3, 1998

Insurance torchings, mob burnouts and arson murders: these crimes are designed to take all clues with them. But a case...

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Season 03, Episode 08 Infallible Witness
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Infallible Witness
Jan 27, 1998

Investigators are always on the cutting edge of new forensic techniques that can help them solve cases more accurately. Advanced...

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The New Detectives Season 2 Overview

Apr 22, 1997 - Jul 15, 1997

Season 2 of The New Detectives has 13 episodes that are available to stream on Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 2 Episodes
Season 02, Episode 13 Deadly Target
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Deadly Target
Jul 15, 1997

Ballistics: A body with a gunshot wound to the head, the gun is next to the body. Was it suicide...

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Season 02, Episode 12 Trial of the Century
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S02 E12

Trial of the Century
Jul 8, 1997

Forensics in the O.J. Simpson Murder Trial: The verdict is in Not Guilty of murder. O.J. Simpson emerges a free...

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Season 02, Episode 11 Witness To Terror
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S02 E11

Witness To Terror
Jul 1, 1997

Black Boxes: A plane plunges toward the ground and upon impact little remains. The only possible survivor is the flight...

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The New Detectives Season 1 Overview

Jun 10, 1996 - Jun 12, 1996

Season 1 of The New Detectives has 3 episodes that are available to stream on Tubi, PlutoTV, The Roku Channel and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

The New Detectives Season 1 Episodes
Season 01, Episode 03 Deadly Chemistry
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Deadly Chemistry
Jun 12, 1996

Poison is the killers choice. These experts work to solves the cases of the present and the past.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Dead Men Do Talk
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Dead Men Do Talk
Jun 11, 1996

It does not matter if it is minutes or years after the crime. These experts work to tell the stories...

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Season 01, Episode 01 Soldier Stories
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S01 E01

Soldier Stories
Jun 10, 1996

Young men shipped off to war would never return. Forensic experts work to tell their stories.

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123 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, and The Roku Channel).

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116 episodes (94%) are available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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#19,235 Ranked TV Show

#58 Ranked in Suspense TV

#1242 Ranked in TV on Hulu

#3867 Ranked in Documentary TV

The New Detectives has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (562 votes). The show is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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About The New Detectives

The New Detectives Overview

The New Detectives: Case Studies in Forensic Science is a documentary true crime television show that aired two to three different cases in forensic science per episode. Episode reruns currently air on the Discovery Channel, TLC and the Investigation Discovery network. Before the series was canceled, the show also aired on The History Channel in the United States and Canal D, Court TV, and Botswana TV in Canada. The show was also carried by international markets where the series was shown on the Discovery Channel UK, Discovery Europe, the Crime & Investigation Network in Australia, Prime TV in New Zealand, TV Norge, TV Danmark, Kanal 5 in Sweden, and RTL in the Netherlands. A version of the series was broadcast on the British Channel Five, under the name Murder Detectives: Case Files.

Age rating: 7+ (TV-PG)
Number of seasons: 9 Seasons
Number of episodes: 123 Episodes

Extra Information

Related Genres: Documentary
Available to watch on: Free ServicesHulu
Original Release Date: May 15, 1996
Show Status: Ended
Next episode release: N/A
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