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A year has elapsed since the first season, and Sam and Wyn have buried their mother. Sam's professional and emotional life is complicated by the arrival of Detective Superintendent Peter Ross, an ambitious man with whom she shares a troubled past and a potentially exciting future. This season tackles a double-dealing in the boxing world; suspicious deaths in a community devastated by AIDS; an office affair which leads to murder; and the mysterious death of an elderly lady, where Sam's theory does not tie up with the police's view of events.

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A year has elapsed since the first season, and Sam and Wyn have buried their mother. Sam's professional and emotional life is complicated by the arrival of Detective Superintendent Peter Ross, an ambitious man with whom she shares a troubled past and a potentially exciting future. This season tackles a double-dealing in the boxing world; suspicious deaths in a community devastated by AIDS; an office affair which leads to murder; and the mysterious death of an elderly lady, where Sam's theory does not tie up with the police's view of events.

    • EPISODE 1

    Blood, Sweat, and Tears, Pt. 1

    Young boxer Kevin Sharma drives his car onto a building site. He drags his bruised body out of a skip, leaving Tony Kennedy, the man he knocked down, inside. Jack Reeve and promoter Keith Jones are hosting a match where Sharma is topping the bill, but he dies in the ring. Everyone is interested in the gym where Sharma trained. The police agree Sharma’s death is suspicious. An investigation begins.

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    Young boxer Kevin Sharma drives his car onto a building site. He drags his bruised body out of a skip, leaving Tony Kennedy, the man he knocked down, inside. Jack Reeve and promoter Keith Jones are hosting a match where Sharma is topping the bill, but he dies in the ring. Everyone is interested in the gym where Sharma trained. The police agree Sharma’s death is suspicious. An investigation begins.

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    • 47 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Blood, Sweat, and Tears, Pt. 2

    The investigation widens. Sam realizes that Terri’s death could not have been suicide. The gym is in turmoil, until Keith Jones comes in, declaring he will take over St Paul’s, look after Terry and bring in a new trainer. Ross is convinced Jones is not the man he pretends to be and Sam is sure she can place him at Terri’s death. Sam goes back to the body, searching for the clue she needs.

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    • 48 Minutes

    The investigation widens. Sam realizes that Terri’s death could not have been suicide. The gym is in turmoil, until Keith Jones comes in, declaring he will take over St Paul’s, look after Terry and bring in a new trainer. Ross is convinced Jones is not the man he pretends to be and Sam is sure she can place him at Terri’s death. Sam goes back to the body, searching for the clue she needs.

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    • EPISODE 3

    Cease Upon the Midnight, Pt. 1

    Mark Tate realizes that he’s entering the final stages of AIDS. Another AIDS sufferer, Stuart Evans, throws a birthday party, but is dead the next day. Sam conducts an autopsy and sees that someone injected Evans’ foot with diamorphine. Evans’ consultant, Dr de Groot, says Mark Tate, another patient, also died recently. Ross orders the exhumation of Mark’s body and discovers a link between them.

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    Mark Tate realizes that he’s entering the final stages of AIDS. Another AIDS sufferer, Stuart Evans, throws a birthday party, but is dead the next day. Sam conducts an autopsy and sees that someone injected Evans’ foot with diamorphine. Evans’ consultant, Dr de Groot, says Mark Tate, another patient, also died recently. Ross orders the exhumation of Mark’s body and discovers a link between them.

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    • EPISODE 4

    Cease Upon the Midnight, Pt. 2

    The hunt is on for Craig Tate. He was at Evans’ party, had an argument with his brother and the police found a picture of Mark smashed and covered in blood at his home. Why kill men in the final stages of an illness? Could it have been mercy killing? Sam realizes the evidence leads to one conclusion. At the church, Rev. Duffy is found dead.

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    The hunt is on for Craig Tate. He was at Evans’ party, had an argument with his brother and the police found a picture of Mark smashed and covered in blood at his home. Why kill men in the final stages of an illness? Could it have been mercy killing? Sam realizes the evidence leads to one conclusion. At the church, Rev. Duffy is found dead.

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    • EPISODE 5

    Only the Lonely, Pt. 1

    Ross is looking at cold cases when Helen Matthews’ body is found. Her murder is similar to one a year ago. Everything points to her husband Mike, an airfield manager. Everyone in the office knew about Alan, his Senior Flying Instructor, and Helen’s affair. It is discovered that Helen and Alan were planning to run off. Sam and Ross get time together, but Sam leaves unsure of their relationship.

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    Ross is looking at cold cases when Helen Matthews’ body is found. Her murder is similar to one a year ago. Everything points to her husband Mike, an airfield manager. Everyone in the office knew about Alan, his Senior Flying Instructor, and Helen’s affair. It is discovered that Helen and Alan were planning to run off. Sam and Ross get time together, but Sam leaves unsure of their relationship.

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    • EPISODE 6

    Only The Lonely, Pt. 2

    The police are convinced that Matthews is responsible for his wife’s death, until someone points to an old case, where a man was killed in the same way as Alan. Sam reexamines the bodies and discovers a faint bruise. The suspect must have a sixth finger. The hunt for Carolyn begins. Determined to get Alan back, Carolyn confronts Sam, demanding at knifepoint that she release Alan’s body.

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    • 47 Minutes

    The police are convinced that Matthews is responsible for his wife’s death, until someone points to an old case, where a man was killed in the same way as Alan. Sam reexamines the bodies and discovers a faint bruise. The suspect must have a sixth finger. The hunt for Carolyn begins. Determined to get Alan back, Carolyn confronts Sam, demanding at knifepoint that she release Alan’s body.

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    • EPISODE 7

    Friends Like These, Pt. 1

    When an elderly woman is beaten to death on a rundown inner-city estate, suspicion falls upon a local alcoholic with a history of violence. But Sam has little forensic evidence and the details of how Millicent sustained her injuries have been shielded. Sam sees the boys who discovered the body playing, re-creating with sugar teeth the exact details of the crime: details only the perps would know.

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    • 47 Minutes

    When an elderly woman is beaten to death on a rundown inner-city estate, suspicion falls upon a local alcoholic with a history of violence. But Sam has little forensic evidence and the details of how Millicent sustained her injuries have been shielded. Sam sees the boys who discovered the body playing, re-creating with sugar teeth the exact details of the crime: details only the perps would know.

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    • 47 Minutes
    • EPISODE 8

    Friends Like These, Pt. 2

    The following day, Sam reports to Ross and Selway what she saw, but they are skeptical. Sam puts her job on the line to prove that this crime was committed by two 15-year-olds. Sam’s conduct is the talk of the station. Ross is torn between his feelings and professional responsibilities. Appalled that Sam pursued her theory and jeopardized the case he was building, he reports her to the Coroner.

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    • 49 Minutes

    The following day, Sam reports to Ross and Selway what she saw, but they are skeptical. Sam puts her job on the line to prove that this crime was committed by two 15-year-olds. Sam’s conduct is the talk of the station. Ross is torn between his feelings and professional responsibilities. Appalled that Sam pursued her theory and jeopardized the case he was building, he reports her to the Coroner.

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    • 49 Minutes
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