DCI Murray is brought in to advise on a rape and murder case that duplicates the M.O. of a serial kiler she helped convict 13 years before. Rachel is told that ex-lover Nick Savage will not be charged with her attempted murder, and is shocked to discover that her brother Dom is working as a prostitute.moreless
A traveller is killed in what appears to have been a robbery at a garage, but Eve becomes convinced that the case is less straightforward than it at first appears. DI Hale is concerned that a missing girl may be in danger.moreless
The team try to establish the cause of a fire that killed a prominent human rights lawyer.
DI Hale calls on Eve and the team to carry out tests on the body of a prison inmate who has apparently been beaten to death, but their investigations are hampered when a riot breaks out.moreless
The body of a trawlerman is found near a harbour. DI Hale must establish the whereabouts of the boat's captain and a marine biologist, who set sail with the deceased and are now missing.moreless
DI Hale suspects a reclusive businessman of the rape and murder of a young man. Starting with a severed hand, Eve and her team make an important discovery, but establishing who is responsible for the murder proves difficult.moreless
Human remains are found splattered over the walls of a flat in in a derelict tower block. DI Craig Hale asks Dr Eve Lockhart and the Body Farm for help. The forensic scientists discover that a blast was responsible for destroying two bodies.moreless
A debut crime novel gives a detailed description of a murder which is identical to that of an unsolved case, and the team suspect that the novelist was involved in the crime, launching an investigation. Burke becomes convinced that the writer is the killer, but is exasperated as vital evidence seems always to be beyond his grasp. So begins a cat-and-mouse game between killer and detective, as Burke becomes determined to not let the alleged murderer get away with the crime.moreless
William Garrow is a young idealistic barrister who's just been given his first criminal defence case at the Old Bailey.
Duscan goes into hiding, but an informer tells the police where he is and he is arrested. He confesses to killing both sisters. However Jane is convinced that Milan Lukic and Duscan Zigic were working together. She goes to Bosnia to discover the truth. On her return she is sent for by Scotland Yard who make her sign the official secrets act and warn her to stay off the case. However a visit to her father convinces Jane that she should stick to her convictions.moreless