The Birth Of American CSI

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Three crime scene investigators at a mock scene.
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Many people are fascinated by the forensic techniques employed at crime scenes. We talk with the author of a book about the man who pioneered many of them — including blood spatter analysis, ballistics, lie-detector tests, and the use of fingerprints as courtroom evidence.

Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Jill Nadeau Producer
  • Kate Winkler Dawson Guest