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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 18, Episode 1

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Series 18, Episode 9

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Series 18, Episode 10

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Series 19, Episode 1

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Series 19, Episode 2

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Nikki becomes the prime suspect after a former colleague is murdered, and while fighting to clear her name, she soon suspects someone is framing her. Nikki is suspicious of her old…

Series 18, Episode 9

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Series 18, Episode 10

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Known Essex criminal Jason Simons is found murdered in too similar a way to Honeywell to be a coincidence: beaten, shot and dumped.

Series 19, Episode 1

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The death of a DJ leads Nikki to question her judgment on a similar case from her past. Scott, an old friend, catches up with Nikki, and his sudden reappearance in her life seems…

Series 19, Episode 1

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Series 19, Episode 2

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Nikki becomes the prime suspect after a former colleague is murdered, and while fighting to clear her name, she soon suspects someone is framing her. Nikki is suspicious of her old…

Series 19, Episode 3

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The murder of a well-known anti-fundamentalist Muslim, Amir Aziz, leads the Lyell team to question who would kill this peaceful but outspoken man. Suspicion quickly falls on a local…

Series 19, Episode 4

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Thomas must put his personal feelings aside as the team track down Begovic before she and her extremist compatriots strike out again. It soon becomes clear that Begovic isn't working…

Series 19, Episode 3

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The murder of a well-known anti-fundamentalist Muslim, Amir Aziz, leads the Lyell team to question who would kill this peaceful but outspoken man. Suspicion quickly falls on a local…

Series 19, Episode 4

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Thomas must put his personal feelings aside as the team track down Begovic before she and her extremist compatriots strike out again. It soon becomes clear that Begovic isn't working…

Series 19, Episode 3

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The murder of a well-known anti-fundamentalist Muslim, Amir Aziz, leads the Lyell team to question who would kill this peaceful but outspoken man. Suspicion quickly falls on a local…

Series 19, Episode 4

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Thomas must put his personal feelings aside as the team track down Begovic before she and her extremist compatriots strike out again. It soon becomes clear that Begovic isn't working…

Series 19, Episode 5

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An ex-convict is killed and suspicion lands on a recently released child killer.

Series 19, Episode 6

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The team revisit a 15-year-old case when they discover that Paul may have lied about his identity so far.

Series 19, Episode 5

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An ex-convict is killed and suspicion lands on a recently released child killer.

Series 19, Episode 6

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The team revisit a 15-year-old case when they discover that Paul may have lied about his identity so far.

Series 19, Episode 5

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An ex-convict is killed and suspicion lands on a recently released child killer.

Series 19, Episode 6

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The team revisit a 15-year-old case when they discover that Paul may have lied about his identity so far.

Series 19, Episode 7

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The Firearms Division comes under fire when a Polish teenager is accidentally killed during an armed police operation.

Series 19, Episode 8

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The body of an armed officer is found and a manhunt begins for the suspected killer, Bruno.

Series 19, Episode 7

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The Firearms Division comes under fire when a Polish teenager is accidentally killed during an armed police operation.

Series 19, Episode 8

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The body of an armed officer is found and a manhunt begins for the suspected killer, Bruno.

Series 19, Episode 9

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A family is coldly murdered during a picnic by the River Malt, clinically and methodically shot by their murderer.

Series 19, Episode 10

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Amy's past begins to catch up with her, risking her medical career and everything else.

Series 19, Episode 7

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The Firearms Division comes under fire when a Polish teenager is accidentally killed during an armed police operation.

Series 19, Episode 8

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The body of an armed officer is found and a manhunt begins for the suspected killer, Bruno.