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SILENT WITNESS

Premieres Monday 27 Feb at 8.30pm

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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 17, Episode 5

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Nikki and Jack head to Scotland to help earnest rural detective DS Jason Ross investigate the chilling murder of a lap dancer found in a remote forest.

Series 17, Episode 6

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Nikki, Jack and DS Ross find themselves under pressure to urgently close the net on a serial killer abducting young women.

Series 21, Episode 1

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Haunted by her experiences in Mexico, Nikki struggles to come to terms with life back home. Meanwhile, the discovery of a body in a reservoir uncovers a 16-year-old mystery.

Series 21, Episode 2

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With Thomas' support, Nikki takes samples from the boot of David Cannon's car. Uncovering of a family murder from the past shines the spotlight on three people who went to the same…

Series 17, Episode 7

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When the body of a pregnant Northern Irish girl is discovered, the team face the urgent task of finding the baby snatched from her womb.

Series 17, Episode 8

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Martin the sole eyewitness in the murder case is found dead in suspicious circumstances

Series 21, Episode 3

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Nikki and Jack continue to deal with their feelings in their own very different ways. When called to a crime scene, Jack is surprised to find the SIO is his sparring partner, DCI Naomi…

Series 21, Episode 4

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Nikki comes face-to-face with Simon as the motive for the murders appears to be blackmail. When the hospital's computer is hacked, Clarissa and Max follow the clues to a teenage hacker…

Series 17, Episode 9

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Following the shocking discovery of a 15-year-old girl's body, DI Dale Carter fixates on his prime murder suspect, Ryan Kelvin. However, Jack's personal connection to Ryan presents…

Series 17, Episode 10

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Jack's world is blown apart by the discovery of Hannah's dead body. Nikki uncovers the truth behind Jack and Ryan's strained relationship, but Jack's attempts to find evidence put his…

Series 21, Episode 5

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US diplomat Ryan Reed's body is discovered posed on a bench. As the team clash with the FBI, a second attack makes the them think this might be a focused terror attack against the US…

Series 21, Episode 6

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While analyzing crime scene photos, Nikki realizes there is a pattern and together the team uncover a secret that has been held by those at the very top of the US government.

Series 18, Episode 1

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DCI Jane De Freitas's personal fallout with boss and partner chief superintendent Robert Drake is the least of her worries when three people are shot dead in a petrol station.

Series 18, Episode 2

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The sniper plays a macabre game of cat and mouse with police, while Jack forms a friendship with the teenage son of one of the victims, offering sympathy and support.