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July 31, 2008

'CSI' show helps Dallas crime labs gain funding

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By Brian Whitley
The Dallas Morning News

DALLAS — For years, police detectives around the country have mocked the miraculous way investigators on hit TV shows such as CSI: Miami ply their trade: Computers instantly identify matching fingerprints, labs return DNA samples in an hour and the crime unit supervisor, Horatio Caine, draws his gun as often as he flashes his badge.

Full story: 'CSI' show helps Dallas crime labs gain funding

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