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UnderbellyUnderbelly
Nine, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Based on real events in Melbourne, Victoria, between 1995 and 2004, Underbelly tells the story of the gangland war, known as the Melbourne gangland killings, between rival factions of Melbourne's criminal underworld.


Wire in the BloodWire in the Blood
ITV, 2002 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Crime
Rating: 3.8/5

Based on characters in the novels by Val McDermid, "Wire in the Blood" centers around Dr. Tony Hill, a clinical psychologist who is able to tap into his own dark side to get inside the heads of serial killers.


Astrid and RaphaëlleAstrid and Raphaëlle
France 2, 2019 Running | Crime
Rating: 4.5/5

When Major Raphaëlle Coste turns to the police criminal records department for one of her investigations, she has no idea that she is going to meet a young woman as brilliant as she is confusing, a living memory of criminal investigations. Astrid, 30 years old, particularity: autistic.


The MantisThe Mantis
TF1, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller, Mini-Series
Rating: 4.2/5

In Paris, police search for a psychopath whose murders are inspired by Jeanne Deber, known as "The Mantis", a famous serial killer who terrorised the country 20 years ago. Believing it takes one to know one, the police asks Jeanne Deber to help hunt the copycat. Placed in solitary confinement since her arrest, "The Mantis" agrees on one condition: to deal only with Detective Damien Carrot, her estranged son. Damien has no choice, for a serial killer is on the loose and could strike anytime, anywhere in Paris.


Witness No. 3Witness No. 3
Channel 5, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Jodie is a single mum who runs a hairdressing salon. One day at work, Jodie momentarily glances out of the window and in a split second her life descends into freefall.  What she notices seems innocuous - two men walking on the opposite side of the road - but she's actually witnessed a killer and his victim moments before he is murdered. When the police make an appeal, Jodie does the right thing and comes forward, believing her information to be of little consequence. She's surprised when detectives decide to keep her identity secret, referring to her as 'Witness No.3', and then it becomes clear why...


Prime Suspect (UK)Prime Suspect (UK)
ITV, 1991 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Rating: 3/5

This is a long-running occasional detective drama series starring Helen Mirren as DCI (later Detective Superintendent) Jane Tennison, based on stories by Linda La Plante. The show has won awards on both sides of the Atlantic.


Delhi CrimeDelhi Crime
Netflix, 2019 On Hiatus | Drama, Crime, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

As Delhi reels in the aftermath of a gang rape, DCP Vartika Chaturvedi leads a painstaking search for the culprits. Based on the 2012 Nirbhaya case.


Hyde and SeekHyde and Seek
Nine, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Hyde & Seek, is set in a world where everybody has something to hide, and nobody is what they seem. While investigating a murder, police and immigration officials uncover a network of potential terrorists who have entered Australia under false passports. The enemies of national security are now hiding in plain sight and the race is on to hunt them down before the next atrocity.


In Plain Sight (2016)In Plain Sight (2016)
ITV, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Mini-Series
Rating: 3.7/5

In Plain Sight is a three-part mini-series based on the true story of Lanarkshire detective William Muncie's quest to bring to justice notorious Scottish killer Peter Manuel. Douglas Henshall (Collision, Shetland) takes the role of William Muncie whilst Peter Manuel is played by Martin Compston (Line of Duty). Muncie first arrested Manuel in 1946 for housebreaking, but also successfully convicted him for a string of sexual assaults. Manuel vowed revenge. Released from prison in 1955, Manuel embarked on a two-year killing spree, claiming eight lives in the close-knit communities of South Lanarkshire. Manuel evaded capture for so long because he was unlike anything the local police had ever encountered: A murderer without any discernible motive whose victims were chosen at random. Muncie was the one man who had Manuel's measure and doggedly refused to give up until Manuel was brought to justice.


The NurseThe Nurse
Netflix, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller, Biography | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

One early morning in March 2015, the Danish police received a call from a nurse at Nykøbing Falster Hospital. She suspects her close colleague of deliberately killing patients and fears that it has just happened again. Soon a murder case unfolds like never seen before in Danish legal history. Several co-workers are now telling the police that they also suspect the nurse has poisoned patients, and some even tell that they have been walking around with this suspicion for several years. But why hasn't anyone responded? And where is the evidence?