The 2 deaths in this episode bring the total in the series to date to 156.
The Murder Victims:
1. Connor Simpson - Bludgeoned to death with a fire iron
2. Sam Judd - Shot with a shotgun
This is the 50th episode that was filmed, and the cast and crew celebrated with a glass of champagne when the filming finished. However since it is the 48th episode being shown in the UK, it comes up as the 48th episode here.