By Barbara Machin
"Welcome to the future. Forensic technology is at the forefront of crime detection."
In the Lab, a team of experts can lift a fingerprint from skin.
Can extract the exact location of a crime from the last breath left
in the lungs of a corpse. Can determine who gave the victim their
The crime, the moment of death, the abduction, the attack, is
never witnessed. You'll never meet a perp or a vic and the cops are
This must-see series for crime fans takes us to unseen places:
away from police investigations and into a labyrinthian world of
labs where forensic details are harvested to reveal the absolute
truth behind a crime.
Our heroes are the Forensics, the analysts, the psychologists.
The Lab Rats. They process the crime and they live out their lives.
In The Lab, as well as discovering the 'hidden detail' behind
crime, we fall in love with the characters, their community and
their exceptional abilities...
Barbara Machin is the creator and part of the writing &
producing team of BBC1's Emmy winning series 'Waking The Dead', now
in its 9th year. Her TV films include 'Pattern of Life', 'Devil's
Advocate', 'Carla', 'The Investigator' and 'Unsuitable Job For A
Her BBC1 crime thriller 'Kiss of Death' transmitted in 2008. She
currently has crime series in development with both ITV and the