LINE OF DUTY - Series Info Detective Chief Inspector Tony Gates is an exemplary cop. He's got the best crime stats on the force and a loyal team working under him. But the head of the police anticorruption unit, Superintendent Ted Hasting, has his doubts about Gates. Hastings decides to find out and calls on a new arrival to his department, Detective Sergeant Steve Arnott, to help him do it. As the net tightens around Gates, reputations are on the line and lives are at risk. CC Available.
VERA delves into the past of extreme sports enthusiast Gideon Frane after he plunges from a cliff in a ball of flames. A scan of the files reveals a long list of stalking complaints against an ex, and an anonymous letter to the victim spelling out Burn in Hell is linked to one of her friends. Aided by DC Shepherd and the newly appointed DC Edwards, the team tries to track down Gideon's old gang to uncover a lifetime of bullying and an unexpected story of rough justice.
IN THIS SEASON - Detective Inspector Joseph Chandler, Detective Sergeant Miles and Edward Buchan spread their investigations beyond the boundaries of East London’s Whitechapel, as they peel back layers of the East End’s most gruesome history. They have rescued a huge crime archive, a vast but chaotic collection of files and papers beneath the incident room, and Chandler is convinced that the crimes of the past hold the key to solving murders in the present.
SERIES INFO - Detective Chief Inspector Tony Gates is an exemplary cop. He's got the best crime stats on the force and a loyal team working under him. But the head of the police anti corruption unit, Superintendent Ted Hastings, has his doubts about Gates. Hastings decides to find out and calls on a new arrival to his department, Detective Sergeant Steve Arnott to help him do it. As the net tightens around Gates, reputations are on the line and lives are at risk.
Respected surgeon Dan Marsden is shot dead days before his retirement and his teenage daughters Mira and Karen are abducted. Joined by a new addition to the ranks, Vera investigates a mysterious parcel and a connection to the Iraq War as she races against time to catch the killer and save the girls. However, the case soon takes a violent and unexpected turn, striking at the heart of the team.
As Chandler and Miles attend the christening of Miles’ daughter, a fox runs through the streets of Whitechapel with a human arm in its mouth. Later, more body parts from the same victim are washed up by the Thames, all containing evidence of a fatal poisoning. The only clue to the identity of the victim is a tattoo on the headless torso — can the team crack this gruesome case before the killer strikes again?
Martin Clunes (Doc Martin) takes a wry and witty look at why we are prepared to take the risk of sharing our homes with dogs who are genetically still 99.8 % like wolves. This epic, dramatic and sometimes surreal journey takes Martin to Africa, Australia and America to find the surviving wild ancestors of pampered pets like his own beloved dogs,and seeks to answer the question, did we choose dogs, or did they choose us?
Young physiotherapist Lizzie Faulkner is shot dead while enjoying a holiday at a luxury country retreat. The resulting murder investigation unearths betrayal, guilt and the desire for atonement - as Vera moves quickly to avoid another tragedy, and Joe tries to make amends with the demons of his past.
A husband and daughter struggle to come to terms with their grief when the body of wife and mother Anaan Kamel is found washed up by an underground river. When DCI Banks investigates, he suspects a member of her grieving family. The victim's devout Muslim brother believes she was having an affair with a former employee, but when the employee's body is also discovered, Banks finds himself running a double murder investigation. The team must unravel a web of lies and secrets to discover the unsettling truth behind these deaths.
MRS. BRADLEY MYSTERIES : The Worsted Viper (10 pm)
Paired with her reliable and devoted chauffeur, Mrs Bradley's finely honed skills of investigation seek out the truth behind the mysteries surrounding a death at the opera, crimes of passion at a circus, poisoning and family secrets.
Mrs. Bradley and George travel to a seaside resort town for the wedding of George's daughter and are faced with a ritualistic serial killer.