A friend of Wallander's daughter, Linda, asks for his help then disappears. Wallander uncovers a connection between the missing woman and an older woman whose charred remains are found buried in a shallow grave.moreless
A senior police officer from Latvia comes to Ystad to help Wallander investigate the brutal slaying of two men apparently involved with the Russian mafia. Wallander soon comes to suspect that Major Liepa is responsible for leaking details of the investigation.moreless
Wallander investigates the disappearance of a young woman believed to have been pushed off a ferry into the Baltic. He and Vanja find a skeleton buried in the garden of their new home, and he discovers that the body was buried more recently than he had presumed.moreless
New eye-witness testimony and a television documentary about the McCready case casts doubt on the original murder investigation. Det. Supt. Walker is suspended from duty, and decides to return to Glasgow to find new evidence to prove his innocence, in order to save his career, relationship and reputation.moreless
D.I. North re-investigates an eight-year-old murder case and finds that Det. Supt. Walker was in charge of the original inquiry. The man convicted of murder continues to assert his innocence.