Forensic Files II

The BEST episodes of Forensic Files II

Every episode of Forensic Files II ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Forensic Files II!

Forensic Files, long considered the gold-standard of crime & justice non-fiction programming, will return with 16 new half-hour episodes beginning Sunday, February 23rd. The updated series will showcase all new mysteries to solve and feature the same style, music, story type and content that fans know and love.

Last Updated: 11/26/2022Network:HLN
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Last Dance
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8.46
13 votes

#1 - Last Dance

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/13/2022

A young Texas teenager and her boyfriend are brutally attacked on Valentine’s Day. She is found dead while her boyfriend escapes. The case goes cold for nearly 50 years before a new forensic test exposes a family man with a dark secret.

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Matter of Time
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8.14
7 votes

#2 - Matter of Time

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/20/2022

An extremely successful California career woman keeps falling ill and doctors can’t determine why. When she dies, they still have no explanation, until they find a key figure in her life who has been lying about his past.

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Mix Matched
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8.13
8 votes

#3 - Mix Matched

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/20/2022

A Texas ex-con resolves to live a clean life after his release from prison. When he’s later arrested and convicted for a bloody murder, he insists he’s innocent. From behind bars, he’s determined to use forensic science to prove his case.

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The Rise
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8.00
21 votes

#4 - The Rise

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 7/18/2021

A single mom looking for love vanishes without a trace. Foul play is tragically confirmed when a large pickup truck toolbox opens to her body stuffed inside. Homicide detectives investigate men she matched on dating sites, another man she met at work, and finally, a lover with a secret and violent past. Can forensic evidence connect the dots and lead to justice under the law?

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Knots
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8.00
28 votes

#5 - Knots

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 7/25/2021

A building manager finds the violated and lifeless body of a young woman in the bathtub of her first apartment. When questioned, an ex-con living downstairs lies to police. But the lies alone do not prove murder and the case goes cold. Then a new forensic tool examines the old evidence. Will science point to a hidden suspect and crack the case?

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The Obsession
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7.92
39 votes

#6 - The Obsession

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 7/11/2021

The mysterious murder of young teacher’s aide leaves a hole in the heart of her small community in Agawam, Massachusetts. As the rumor-mill about suspects churned, the actual perp slipped further away. But generations of investigators and a scientific breakthrough leads to a shocking end to a tragic case.

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Dog Proof
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7.92
13 votes

#7 - Dog Proof

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/13/2022

Three Indiana construction workers are found shot dead at a work site. Detectives find few suspects, but have one key clue: one of the killers stepped in dog feces during the murders. If detectives can find his shoes, they’ve got their man.

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Heavy Metal
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7.90
21 votes

#8 - Heavy Metal

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 7/25/2021

In 1982, 37-year-old, Navy lieutenant Lee Hartley is murdered while deployed out to sea. Cause of death? Arsenic poisoning. Investigators discover lee had more than his fair share of enemies aboard the ship. But it takes years before investigators discover what really happened to Lee and who, ultimately, was behind this brutal murder.

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The Reunion
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7.89
18 votes

#9 - The Reunion

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/1/2021

A murder victim’s final moments are caught on tape. The crime scene looks like a clear robbery-murder. Text evidence at first points to a jilted lover, but will his alibi check out? Now police identify a second suspect with a possible motive of deadly revenge. Forensic technology and DNA evidence combine in an attempt to make the case.

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The Ink Beads
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7.86
36 votes

#10 - The Ink Beads

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 7/11/2021

51-year-old father, and teacher, Bill Sparkman is found hanging naked from a tree with the letters “FED” scrawled on his chest. With barely any evidence to work with, investigators turn to these letters for answers… which leads to a surprising conclusion that no one saw coming.

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The Black Hole
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7.84
45 votes

#11 - The Black Hole

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired 4/12/2020

Investigators search for clues when a corpse is discovered in a body of water.

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Grave Justice
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7.77
13 votes

#12 - Grave Justice

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 8/22/2021

On a brutally cold winter night in 1984, a young woman is found viciously murdered on the side of a rural Wisconsin driveway. The victim, Traci Hammerberg, had been out with friends for a night of drinking and partying. What happened? Detectives initially have plenty of suspects, but the investigation would remain unsolved. Until nearly three decades later, when forensics from an unrelated crime helps breaks the case.

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Portrait of a Serial Killer
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7.75
57 votes

#13 - Portrait of a Serial Killer

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/15/2020

A small Texas town terrorized by a serial killer and investigators use the forensic science to track them down and put the end to the violence.

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The Car Accident
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7.74
46 votes

#14 - The Car Accident

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 4/12/2020

When a healthy, young mother mysteriously dies after a minor car accident, police launch an investigation to uncover what really caused her death.

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Church Lady
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7.72
50 votes

#15 - Church Lady

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 4/5/2020

Investigators initiate a search for a killer after making a gruesome discovery in a small-town church.

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Smoking Gun
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7.71
14 votes

#16 - Smoking Gun

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 8/22/2021

A hearing impaired 77-year-old on a road trip is attacked by a thief and shot to death Why? Because the man cannot hear his assailant’s demands. Random murders are Among the hardest crimes to solve, but investigators are determined to bring this killer or killers to justice. Can advances in ballistics testing crack the case?

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Marked for Murder
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7.71
14 votes

#17 - Marked for Murder

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/6/2022

Someone targets members of law enforcement in a peaceful Texas county. Numerous suspects emerge and murders continue as detectives race against time. Finally, a single bullet casing uncovers the bizarre reason the killer wanted revenge.

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Family Tree
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7.66
58 votes

#18 - Family Tree

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/22/2020

Families of a couple who were victims of a brutal slaying begin receiving disturbing letters.

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Personal Penmanship
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7.65
20 votes

#19 - Personal Penmanship

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 8/8/2021

A deeply religious librarian, wife and mother named Gail Fulton is shot execution style in the quiet suburbs of Michigan. Surveillance video reveals it was trio of killers that took her down. Is there more to Fulton’s background? Eventually, detectives get a break: a handwritten note. But will it provide enough clues to catch the mastermind behind this horrific killing?

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Incendiary
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7.65
17 votes

#20 - Incendiary

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 8/15/2021

An early morning house fire kills the only doctor in the small town of Iaeger, West Virginia. Who -or what – could have led to this? An arson investigation quickly leads to the arrest of Jason lively, the son of the doctor’s long-time nurse. But when Jason’s alleged accomplice walks free, the prosecutor is worried this might have been a miscarriage of justice.

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Ten of Hearts
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7.65
31 votes

#21 - Ten of Hearts

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 7/18/2021

A 20-year-old woman sets out on her bike and never returns. Her body found just a few miles from her house in Snohomish County, Washington, with a gunshot wound to the head. Who would do such a thing? Years go by without any hard evidence or leads, until a new generation of investigators and modern technology breaks the case and finally puts a face to the killer.

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The Letter
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7.64
55 votes

#22 - The Letter

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/22/2020

The sudden death of a woman triggers an investigation into what lead to her death.

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Full Circle
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7.64
22 votes

#23 - Full Circle

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 8/8/2021

In 1990, three sex workers are brutally murdered and left along the banks of the Spokane river. A serial killer was on the loose—and detectives had few clues. Animal hairs, fibers and a fingerprint were found, but for years the perp was never identified. More than 20 years later there’s a break in the case- and an arrest is finally made, but no one could have ever imagined who was behind this sinister crime.

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The Green Pen
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7.61
71 votes

#24 - The Green Pen

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/1/2020

Investigators look into the disappearance of a student from Yale a few days before her wedding.

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The Orange Shorts
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7.57
23 votes

#25 - The Orange Shorts

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 8/1/2021

A mortally wounded woman crawls to call 911. Her husband who wants a divorce she will not give him, gets a hard look from police. But he says he has an airtight alibi for the exact time of the murder. The intricate forensic science of ballistics is brought to bear to and draws s a direct connection to an unexpected conclusion.

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