Season 6

Season 6, Episode 1 - Dark Road

4.5 11 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.
Season 5

Season 5, Episode 4 - Shadows In The Sky

3.0 5 x
When the body of a well-loved family man plummets from a multi-storey car park, DCI Vera Stanhope is forced to uncover a life of secrets and lies. (Final)
Season 4

Season 4, Episode 3 - The Deer Hunters

3.1 35 x
When a suspected poacher is found dead from a single gunshot wound, DCI Vera Stanhope must unearth the real truth behind his return to the Northumberland moors after a fifteen year absence.

Season 4, Episode 1 - On Harbour Street

3.5 19 x
DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the mysterious death of pensioner Margaret Kraszewski on a busy Newcastle train. DS Joe Ashworth struggles to maintain a professional distance, as his daughter is key witness in the case.
Season 3

Season 3, Episode 3 - Young Gods

3.0 20 x
DCI Vera Stanhope delves into the tangled past of extreme sports fanatic, Gideon Frane, when he plunges from a Northumberland cliff top. Vera and her team must track down Gideon's gang to uncover an unexpected story.
Season 2

Season 2, Episode 4 (A Certain Samaritan)

3.4 76 x
DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the murder of Niall Coulter. Vera peels back the seemingly benign layers of his life to discover a deeper truth.
Season 1

Season 1, Episode 3 (The Crow Trap)

3.0 76 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)

4.0 114 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)

4.7 110 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)

4.3 110 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.