Season 1, Episode 3 (The Crow Trap)

3.0 34 x
A woman is murdered in the remote Northumbrian countryside leading DCI Vera Stanhope back to a place from her past. Shadowy liaisons, conflicting sympathies & past injustices emerge as Vera closes in on the murderer.

Season 10, Episode 4 (The Escape Ten)

4.0 87 x
Audio Described (AD). 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)

4.7 78 x
Audio Described (AD). 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.

Season 10, Episode 2 (Parent Not Expected)

4.0 71 x
Audio Described (AD). 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.

Season 10, Episode 1 (Blood Will Tell)

3.5 101 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 9, Episode 4 (The Seagull)

4.0 88 x
Audio Described (AD). Skeletal remains are discovered as construction begins on the site of a burnt-out nightclub. DCI Vera Stanhope's investigation leads her to a family with a chequered past.

Season 9, Episode 3 (Cold River)

4.0 91 x
Audio Described (AD). During a boat party for a successful family business, guests clock the body of a woman in the water. DCI Vera Stanhope begins to investigate the connections to the business and all is not what it seems.

Season 9, Episode 2 (Cuckoo)

3.0 75 x
Audio Described (AD). DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the case of an anonymous teenage boy found dead in a boatyard, and uncovers a serious dysfunction in the heart of a picturesque seaside community.

Season 9, Episode 1 (Blind Spot)

3.0 102 x
Audio Described (AD). When the body of a woman is discovered on a landfill site, DCI Vera Stanhope is called to investigate, discovering deeper ties than expected to another past murder.

Season 6, Episode 2 (Tuesday's Child)

4.7 290 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.