From the creator of Shameless comes an “exhilarating, ballsy, and…filthily funny” (The Independent, UK) police comedy-drama with fierce female characters and a shrewd, irreverent take on crime. Joanna Scanlan (Notes on a Scandal) and Elaine Cassidy (Acceptable Risk) star as Manchester detectives hunting for a serial killer in this BAFTA Award nominee for Best Drama Series.
- 1. Episode 1September 12, 201846min18+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishAfter a harrowing experience, DC Dinah Kowalska learns she’s on the shortlist for a promotion from her no-nonsense boss, DI Vivienne Deering. Later, Dinah connects a body at the morgue to a series of murdered girls with Down’s syndrome.
- 2. Episode 2May 11, 201543min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishDinah invites Cathy, the girl she saved, to stay at her house, but their arrangement causes trouble for the investigation. After watching a teenager overdose, Viv and her team trace a bad batch of drugs to a wealthy couple.
- 3. Episode 3May 18, 201546min18+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe squad crashes the wedding of a neo-Nazi to charge him with a firebombing that killed a Pakistani woman. When the suspect claims to have an alibi, Dinah and her colleague DS Joy Freers believe the arson may not have been a hate crime.
- 4. Episode 4May 25, 201546min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishDinah attends to a man who walked out in front of a car to commit suicide, but the case becomes more complicated when the police inform the next of kin. Viv’s team desperately searches for a missing girl, concerned she may be the serial killer’s next victim.
- 5. Episode 5June 1, 201546min18+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishPolice respond to a stabbing and discover that the victim has a secret identity. Having connected the serial killer to an online dating site, Forensics Officer Miller poses as a teenage girl to lure the culprit, while Dinah tries to mend her broken relationship with Cathy.
- 6. Episode 6June 8, 201546min18+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishAs Viv frantically chases down Cathy’s attacker, the squad makes a startling realization. When the pursuit doesn’t go as planned, Viv’s team stumbles upon a seriously injured young man. Meanwhile, Dinah has doubts about the serial killer investigation.
- 7. Episode 7June 15, 201546min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishViv and Dinah suspect the killer may have received inside information from someone in the police. While Dinah searches for the mole, Viv investigates the shooting death of a surgeon who was killed while jogging.
- 8. Episode 8June 22, 201546min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishViv struggles with the identity of Cathy’s rapist, while Dinah urges her to make an arrest. To add to Viv’s stress, one of her subordinates is threatened with a manslaughter charge after he fails to save a man’s wife and baby.
- Catherine MorsheadMisha Manson-SmithRobert QuinnHarry BradbeerDavid KerrSarah O'GormanSamira Radsi
- Acorn TV
- Amazon Maturity Rating
- 18+ Adults. Learn more
- Content advisory
- Violencesexual contentsubstance use alcohol use smoking foul language