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Which criminal investigation TV series has the highest number of episodes based on actual criminal cases?

Edit: This is a new answer. It is Savdhaan India. The total number of episodes is 1687 (as of 12th June 2016). Savdhaan India - India Fights Back (English: Caution India! - India Fights Back) is a ...
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Which criminal investigation TV series has the highest number of episodes based on actual criminal cases?

America's Most Wanted ran for 1,186 episodes and often featured more than one crime. The show profiled cases involving the search for and apprehension of fugitives wanted for serious crimes, ...
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What is the most remade movie story?

Alice in Wonderland Alice in Wonderland is one of the most, if not the most, frequently adapted stories in film. Wikipedia’s list of "Films and television programmes based on Alice in Wonderland&...
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Story / Myth / Legend with most film adaptations?

Here is a link to Wikipedia's list of movies and TV shows featuring Robin Hood. I think that there are fewer than 50 theatrical movies on the list. I have often read that Sherlock Holmes is the most ...
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Which criminal investigation TV series has the highest number of episodes based on actual criminal cases?

If the answer sought is for fictional treatments of real cases, then "Dragnet". Every episode was based on a real case "names changed to protect the innocent". There were 276 episodes of Dragnet on TV;...
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