The show ollows detectives as they investigate real crimes, including examining crime scenes, evaluating physical evidence, and questioning witnesses and suspects. It provides an interesting glimpse of police procedures. Witnesses and suspects often lie or try to mislead the investigators.
The show focuses on the aftermath of violent events and sometimes shows the corpses of murder victims at crime scenes. The detectives frequently speculate about what may have happened during an attack, and these hypothetical explanations are accompanied by computer simulations of the crimes.
No sex or nudity. Sex is sometimes discussed as a motive for crimes.
Some words are bleeped. The detectives, medical examiners, and other people involved in the investigations speak in particularly dry and clinical terms.
Drinking, Drugs & Smoking
Drugs and alcohol are sometimes discussed as a factor in various crimes, providing a potent demonstration of how substances can affect judgment and lead to unplanned, and sometimes tragic, results.