It seems they have changed the way we perceive crime and the way crimes are solved.
So much so that the Abilene Police Department and district attorneys office is feeling the "CSI Effect."
As KTABs Victor Sotelo found out, its because many have a problem separating fact from fiction.
We will get into fingerprints and other lab work next wednesday, and take a look inside the lab at the Abilene Police Department.
Its the first time cameras were ever allowed into the Abilene Police Departments new and improved crime lab.