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The 'CSI' Effect On Criminal Justice

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The 'CSI' Effect On Criminal Justice

The 'CSI' Effect On Criminal Justice

The 'CSI' Effect On Criminal Justice

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The basis for fictional, hit TV shows like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation is very real. These days, forensic scientists play a key role in the criminal justice system.

How has technology changed the way crimes are solved?

For insight, Farai Chideya speaks with Duane Mauzay, an instructor in criminalistics at National University in San Diego.

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