Television drama starring Max Beesley and Emma Pierson. Justine Hopkin (Pierson) is a strong-willed and ambitious young police officer. She has set her heart on promotion to the murder squad. Her father used to be a murder detective - until he was convicted of killing a suspect in custody. Justine and her brother Mark were just children when he was jailed for murder, and they haven't seen him since. A series of murders and her father's release from prison points to Justine's father being guilty. In a race against time Justine decides to do some investigating of her own, but her determination to get to the truth triggers a series of tragic events.