CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
CSI is an innovative, new type of crime drama in which the characters use cutting-edge forensic tools to examine the evidence to solve the case. Rather than a 'whodunnit' cop show (investigating witnesses / suspects), CSI explores the 'howdunnit'. CSI has been the number one scripted series in the Nielsen ratings for three years running. This is the first of 3 CSI series. AKA: CSI Las Vegas
Last Episode14x10 Girls Gone Wild Aired: Nov. 27, 2013
A spa weekend for Sara, Finlay and Morgan turns into a murder investigation and missing persons case when Finlay disappears, as the CSI team …
Series Fun Facts
- The choice to place this series in Las Vegas was not random. Among US crime labs, Las Vegas is the second most active, surpassed only by the FBI lab at Quantico, Virginia.
- The extreme popularity of this TV series was credited for a large surge of applications for courses in forensic science.
- All the equipment in the lab is fully functional, and was either purchased outright, or donated/loaned to the show for product placement.