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Series 5 - Episode 5
Undertow - Part One
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Banks is a man possessed. At the best of times, he has a way of pursuing criminals like an avenging ghoul, all anger and snarling and spittle. And now, after events in that rainy alleyway last week, he’s more stark-faced and hollow-eyed than ever.
Around him, the team struggle to remain professional while their boss pursues what soon becomes a personal crusade. Helen (Caroline Catz) is her usual calm self. Ken (Jack Deam) bumbles along and does his best. Annie (Andrea Lowe) urges them all on. But in the background lurks that shifty developer (the excellent Shaun Dooley) and as far as Banks is concerned, he has a lot to answer for.
Part one of two. The team tries to find out who was responsible for the brutal stabbing of a fellow officer, but their dogged police work is thwarted when it is proven that their main suspect is not to blame. Meanwhile, as Chief Superintendent Anderson puts pressure on Helen to close the case, Banks becomes certain that one man is the perpetrator, but when his obsession sends him over the edge, Anderson questions if he is up to the job. Crime drama, starring Stephen Tompkinson, Andrea Lowe and Caroline Catz.
Cast & Crew
DS Annie Cabbot
DI Helen Morton
DC Ken Blackstone
DC Vince Grady
Chief Supt Colin Anderson
Dr Justin Wallace
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