Behind The Force

October 2013

S1 Ep3 - The Force Series 1 Ep. 3

3.0 95 x
In September 2007, someone set a petrol can alight at a block of flats in Portsmouth. The fire that ripped through the building killed Kevin Holmes. Nine months later, his murder remains unsolved and there is nothing to indicate why he might have been a victim of arson. It's a tough case for Hampshire's Major Crime Unit, which has one of the lowest unsolved crime rates in the country. The case is handed to an experienced Detective Chief Inspector, the third senior investigating officer to take ...
September 2013

S1 Ep2 - The Force Series 1 Ep. 2

3.0 46 x
This episode follows the work of a specialist rape unit in Portsmouth, the first dedicated unit to be established outside London; in other parts of the country rape is bundled in with other crimes and conviction rates can be as low as five per cent. Rape is a uniquely difficult crime to solve. It often takes place behind closed doors with no corroborating evidence, and no outside witnesses. All too often it boils down to one person's word against another's. Can Crystal - a unit of dedicated off...
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