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Robbie Coltrane's Critical Evidence

20% of UK homicides are unsolved mysteries. Robbie Coltrane is taking on eight of the most baffling murder cases ever investigated in Britain. Join him as he uncovers evidence and critical details, helping to crack these stranger-than-fiction cases.

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    Season 2, Episode 1
    • Monday 10 Sep

    MC New Season. An old carpet dug up by workmen in a back garden in Cardiff in 1989 was the beginning of a case that would push the boundaries of forensic science. The carpet contained human bones - but who was it?

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    Season 2

      • Monday 10 Sep

      MC New Season. An old carpet dug up by workmen in a back garden in Cardiff in 1989 was the beginning of a case that would push the boundaries of forensic science. The carpet contained human bones - but who was it?

      • Monday 10 Sep

      MC Murder by chloroform is extremely rare. But this wasn't a plot from a detective novel - it was the cold blooded murder of Sameena Imam at the hands of the person she loved.

      • Monday 10 Sep

      MC A teenager went for an interview for the job of her dreams and was never seen alive again. But a bite mark found on the chin of 17-year-old Lynne Rogers led police to her killer.

      • Monday 10 Sep

      MC Police investigated a murder and an attempted murder at a farmhouse in an idyllic village deep in the Cotswolds. When they discovered the truth about what happened, they were horrified.

      • Monday 10 Sep

      MC Landlord Kyu Soo Kim created a web of lies and misdirection to try and cover the fact he had bound and suffocated two of his tenants after extracting their PIN numbers. But police had some key witnesses to his crimes - flies.

      • Monday 10 Sep

      MC In 1973 three young girls were beaten, raped and strangled over a six-week period. The Saturday Night Strangler escaped justice for almost 30 years. But new techniques in DNA technology and a midnight exhumation finally uncovered the killer.

      • Monday 10 Sep

      MC A double axe murderer and no clues - except tiny flakes of paint discovered deep in the wounds of one of the victims. This is a story of how forensic science - and the determination of one detective - found the killer.

      • Monday 10 Sep

      MC Season Final. A missing person's investigation that quickly turned into a hunt for a killer - but with no body, how could police prove murder?