Season 10

Season 10, Episode 4 - The Escape Turn

4.5 38 x
When wealthy betting shop magnate Alun Wilmott is shot and killed after returning home early amid a terrifying home invasion, it's assumed that he is the unlucky victim of a burglary gone wrong. (Final)

Season 10, Episode 3 - Dirty

4.1 56 x
Luke Sumner's body is discovered but pathology concludes that the death occurred several hours before he succumbed to his injuries, prompting Vera to piece together the victim's final hours in order to investigate his murder.

Season 10, Episode 2 - Parent Not Expected

4.4 42 x
The body of 19-year-old electrician Dennis Bayliss is discovered washed up on the shore of a North Northumberland rural estate. The victim is the estranged son of Steph and Rob Bayliss who are left crippled by his death.

Season 10, Episode 1 - Blood Will Tell

4.0 84 x
DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the murder of entrepreneur Freddie Gill. As she delves into the case, she soon comes to understand that Freddie's professional life is just as turbulent as his family life.
Season 8

Season 8, Episode 2 - Black Ice

3.0 31 x
DCI Vera Stanhope is called to the scene of a car crash. With her typically sharp skills of observation, Vera quickly realises that the crash was not accidental and that another driver tried to kill victim, Faye Wakeland.

Season 8, Episode 1 - Blood And Bone

3.0 23 x
Vera is called to a chilling murder scene when the charred remains of a body are discovered in an abattoir incinerator. She is disturbed to identify the body as respected police officer DC Harry Fenton.
Season 7

Season 7, Episode 4 - The Blanket Mire

2.0 27 x
When the body of a missing 18 year old is discovered buried on the moors, DCI Vera Stanhope is forced to delve beyond the original enquiry and into the life and the secrets of the victim. (Final)

Season 7, Episode 3 - Broken Promise

2.5 47 x
DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the murder of a promising university student, who falls to his death in suspicious circumstances.
Season 6

Season 6, Episode 2 - Tuesday's Child

4.7 69 x
DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the mysterious death of a young man whose remains are discovered in remote caves in an area notorious for illicit teenage gatherings.

Season 6, Episode 1 - Dark Road

4.5 74 x
DCI Vera Stanhope uncovers a tragic life of secrets and lies when the body of a woman is found on the bleak Northumberland moors, a case will have a long-term effect on Vera and all of her team.