the coroner

Preview: Season 2, Episode 6

A death in custody brings Jane into prison and face to face with notorious child killer Sidney Sutton. Jane starts to hope that she might be able to use this case to find the final resting place of his teenage victim.

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Jane, Judith and Beth wake to the news that a cargo ship has washed up ashore and that locals are pilfering the goods. Jane views this as theft but Judith, Mick and Beth believe that this bounty belongs to the community by ancient law and tradition. Detective Sergeant Davey has a hard time keeping order. In the midst of this, a man, Ian Igby, is found dead in one of the containers, apparently looting jewellery. His girlfriend Abby is devastated but her father, Grantham is not surprised. Ian, an ex-con, was a bad lot in his opinion. Jane wants to find answers for Abby.

  • 2017-12-16T15:00:00-08:00

The Salcombe Selkie

On a misty morning at the beach, a teenage girl emerges from the sea. Peter and Molly return home from visiting the grave of their daughter Leah and are stunned to find her standing alive and well in their driveway. At the cemetery, Jane and Clint discuss Leah's remarkable return; though they now have unanswered questions about the identity of the person buried in her grave. Jane talks to pathologist George, who blames the mistaken identification on the stress of his wife's IVF treatment at the time.

  • 2017-12-18T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2017-12-23T15:00:00-08:00

Napoleon's Violin

Donald Sidwell, an aristocratic, elderly gentleman, races home in his vintage car to Sidwell Hall and attempts to drag his agoraphobic daughter Olivia outside as shock treatment. Meek employee, Terence Brooks, summons the courage to tell him to stop. Later the family, including Olivia's brother Edward and niece Lily, find Donald repeatedly stabbed to death behind a locked door.

  • 2017-12-25T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2017-12-30T15:00:00-08:00

Dirty Dancing

Judith and Mick get into the spirit of a Latin American dance festival run by Paula Barranco and her much younger Hispanic husband Yordan. Meanwhile Issabella Martinez staggers into a crowd and falls down dead. Jane identifies Issabella as the Cuban guest dancer at the festival. Paula suggests that Issabella's brother Romario identify the body but he finds the idea of a post mortem abhorrent. While at the club that evening, Jane meets Mel, a charming Egyptian doctor who teaches her to dance.

  • 2018-01-08T12:00:00-08:00
  • 2018-01-08T18:00:00-08:00

The Drop Zone

Jane's fear of heights is put to the test when she and Davey investigate a skydiving accident and discover that someone has tampered with the parachute.

  • 2018-01-15T12:00:00-08:00