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SILENT WITNESS

Premieres Monday 27 Feb at 8.30pm

The award-winning crime drama returns for a landmark 20th series, starring Emilia Fox. Each story follows the dedicated team of forensic pathologists who try to work out how and why the victim died, often risking their own lives in the process.

In this series an apparent suicide that starts to look a lot more like murder, a young woman is dragged from a river in the same spot where her best friend mysteriously disappeared three years before and, in the final explosive story set in Mexico, Nikki finds herself in danger when she searches for the truth about the death of a former colleague.

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Series 20, Episode 9

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Nikki travels to Mexico following the violent death of her friend in a carjacking.

Series 20, Episode 10

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With Nikki locked in a struggle for survival, Jack faces the biggest choice of his life.

Series 20, Episode 9

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Nikki travels to Mexico following the violent death of her friend in a carjacking.

Series 20, Episode 10

BBC First

With Nikki locked in a struggle for survival, Jack faces the biggest choice of his life.

Series 20, Episode 9

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Nikki travels to Mexico following the violent death of her friend in a carjacking.

Series 20, Episode 10

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With Nikki locked in a struggle for survival, Jack faces the biggest choice of his life.

Series 20, Episode 1

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When a people smuggler dies, Nikki encounters a desperate Syrian teenager.

Series 20, Episode 2

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A horrific discovery pits Nikki and Jack against a killer preying on illegal immigrants.

Series 20, Episode 3

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Nikki and Jack are at the centre of a media storm when a young schoolteacher disappears.

Series 20, Episode 4

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Having discovered a link between their cases, the team stumbles on a 20-year-old clue.

Series 20, Episode 5

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A body found in the Thames leads Nikki and Jack to a riverside community scarred by grief.

Series 20, Episode 6

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Nikki is blamed for leaking police information, while suspect Aaron goes to ground.

Series 20, Episode 7

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Clarissa's husband Max is brought to the Lyell Centre to help crack a case.

Series 20, Episode 8

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Nikki connects with a tramatised Backy, while Jack and Clarissa head to Max's lab.

Series 20, Episode 9

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Nikki travels to Mexico following the violent death of her friend in a carjacking.

Series 20, Episode 10

BBC First

With Nikki locked in a struggle for survival, Jack faces the biggest choice of his life.

Series 20, Episode 1

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When a people smuggler dies, Nikki encounters a desperate Syrian teenager.

Series 20, Episode 2

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A horrific discovery pits Nikki and Jack against a killer preying on illegal immigrants.

Series 20, Episode 3

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Nikki and Jack are at the centre of a media storm when a young schoolteacher disappears.

Series 20, Episode 4

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Having discovered a link between their cases, the team stumbles on a 20-year-old clue.

Series 20, Episode 5

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A body found in the Thames leads Nikki and Jack to a riverside community scarred by grief.

Series 20, Episode 6

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Nikki is blamed for leaking police information, while suspect Aaron goes to ground.

Series 20, Episode 7

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Clarissa's husband Max is brought to the Lyell Centre to help crack a case.

Series 20, Episode 8

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Nikki connects with a tramatised Backy, while Jack and Clarissa head to Max's lab.

Series 20, Episode 9

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Nikki travels to Mexico following the violent death of her friend in a carjacking.

Series 20, Episode 10

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With Nikki locked in a struggle for survival, Jack faces the biggest choice of his life.