CSI: Miami is filmed primarily in the United States.Location shots are filmed in the South Florida/Miami-Dade area.Like CSI and CSI: NY, CSI: Miami uses a song, "Won't Get Fooled Again" by "The Who ", as its theme song.
CSI: Miami is produced in partnership with the Canadian media company Alliance Atlantis and CBS Paramount Television.
Characters from CSI: NY were originally featured in the second season CSI: Miami episode, "MIA/NYC Non Stop." The shows crossed over a second time in the CSI: Miami season four episode, "Felony Flight," in which Det.
Mac Taylor from New York came to Miami to assist Horatio in tracking down a common nemesis.
See: List of CSI: Miami episodes CSI: Miami was spin off from an episode of the original CSI entitled "Cross Jurisdictions." In this episode, Catherine Willows and Warrick Brown of the original CSI travel to Miami while investigating the murder of Las Vegas' ex-chief of detectives.
In addition, CSI: Miami has twice crossed over with spin-off CSI: NY.