Family secrets and dealings involving loan sharks are unearthed in this dark investigation.

When a young woman is rammed off the road and killed, DCI Vera Stanhope (Brenda Blethyn) and right-hand man DS Aiden Healy (Kenny Doughty) initially suspect the murder has something to do with the victim’s stepmum.

However, they soon realise the link that will lead to the killer lies in the suicide of a local man…