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Silent Witness

IMDb 7.82015TV-14
This hugely successful returning series focuses on a crack team of Home Office pathologists and their mission to reveal the truth behind the murders and accidental deaths that bring each 'silent witness' to their morgue.
Starring
David CavesEmilia FoxLiz Carr
Genres
Suspense
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. Sniper's Nest, Pt. 1
    January 6, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    DCI Jane De Freitas's personal fallout with boss and partner chief superintendent Robert Drake is the least of her worries when three people are shot dead in a petrol station. Nikki and Jack conclude that it is the work of a concealed shooter from long range. They combine ballistics and wound pathology, along with De Freitas's expertise in victim and killer profiling, to narrow down the suspects.
  2. 2. Sniper's Nest, Pt. 2
    January 7, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    The sniper plays a macabre game of cat and mouse with police, while Jack forms a friendship with the teenage son of one of the victims, offering sympathy and support. Thomas tries to ensure the safety of his daughter Rosie and estranged wife Julia amidst growing public fear, while fighting his urge to interfere in their lives.
  3. 3. Falling Angels, Pt. 1
    January 12, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    Nikki and Jack investigate a man run down and killed by a tube train. When a female vicar is then murdered after being followed on the underground, the team face the difficult prospect of building a case against her distraught husband. Nikki forms a bond with high-flying DI Luke Nelson, impressed by his intelligence and compassion.
  4. 4. Falling Angels, Pt. 2
    January 13, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    Tension on the tube network threatens to boil over, and security is stepped up. The accidental verdict in the first death is called into question and the witnesses are brought in for interview. Amongst them is Lana Sutherland, a young hotel worker who has taken in a homeless man, Owen. DI Nelson lets Lana slip through the net before he realists she may be harboring a dangerous killer.
  5. 5. Protection, Pt. 1
    January 19, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    When suspected pedophile Dale Barge is found murdered in a children's playground, Nikki and Jack are brought in by inexperienced detective Rory Drennan. It's not long before the team link Barge's death to a missing child, Lizzie Craddock. Jack teams up with Child Protection DI, hard-nosed Gina Conroy. They put pressure on Lizzie's parents, Johnnie and Cheryl, to try to find her.
  6. 6. Protection, Pt. 2
    January 20, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    Daniel Garvey is found dead in his car and social worker Louise fears that he may have been killed by his sixteen year old stepson Kevin, who has just come out of care. Nikki, Jack and Thomas focus in on Lizzie Craddock's movements on the night of Barge's murder. Jack and DI Gina Conroy discover Lizzie's last known location, but fear what they may find there.
  7. 7. Squaring the Circle, Pt. 1
    January 26, 2015
    58min
    TV-14
    A shootout at a City hotel leaves young Ukrainian nanny Sofia Teplov dead, along with an unknown hitman. The Russian oligarch target Maksim Bazhanov narrowly escapes. Nikki and Jack work with young City DI Sarah Parks to ascertain the identity of the dead hitman and find out who is trying to kill Bazhanov and why.
  8. 8. Squaring the Circle, Pt. 2
    January 27, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    A young woman working for the Doshi property moguls, Amy Greenwood, is found dead in Maksim Bazhanov's apartment. Maksim is discovered to have been in a relationship with Yasmin Doshi. Nikki, Jack and Thomas ingeniously prove that foul play was involved in Amy's death and help the police find the missing Bazhanov.
  9. 9. One Of Our Own, Pt. 1
    February 2, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    Rising star Sergeant Sam Honeywell is found beaten and shot in his burnt-out car in Essex. The police are up in arms in what is a hugely emotive and political case for them, and DCI Jim Sullivan is determined to nail Honeywell's killer. When a local drug dealer and son of known crime boss Dean Fallon seems to have his alibi sewn up, suspicion shifts closer to home.
  10. 10. One Of Our Own, Pt. 2
    February 3, 2015
    59min
    TV-14
    Known Essex criminal Jason Simons is found murdered in a way that is perhaps too similar to Honeywell to be a coincidence. As anomalies in his post-mortem stack up, the team discover that Simons was not what he seemed. Traces of drugs on Simons's penknife point them towards a major drugs importation, but his bereaved girlfriend Tess claims to know nothing about it.

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Producers
Phillippa GilesSharon Bloom
Network
BBC
Content advisory
Moderate foul languagedrug usemild sexualitystrong violence
Supporting actors
Richard Lintern