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An in-game pop-up instructing the player to earn more stars.

Stars are an integral element in Criminal Case. Without stars, the player cannot advance any further in the game's storyline.


Stars are needed to:

Sometimes, they are needed to:

  • Advance in-between chapters.
  • Advance in-between cases.

If the player chooses, they can:

Obtaining stars

At the end of a crime scene investigation, the player acquires a certain number of points. Enough points in a crime scene and a star will be awarded. Note that each crime scene investigation requires 20 energy points.


  • Stars cannot be transferred from one case to another.
  • If the player arrests the wrong suspect, they lose a star.