In Season 1, a racetrack theft is investigated, Eve is set up as a murderer's potential victim, a gangster is killed as he prepares to give evidence and a police officer is shot dead.
In Season 2, a jewel thief targets a consignment of gems, a policeman is charged with murder, a black activist is accused of murder and an opinionated talk-show host is threatened.
In Season 4, a judge receives death threats, an ageing accountant goes off the rails, bombings disrupt a Canadian conference, a healer is exposed as a fraud and an ex-con's son is kidnapped.
In Season 5, a priest is killed on his altar, a hit-man is hired to stop Ironside from testifying, credit-card thieves cause a man's death and a rookie cop wants to clear her father's name.
In Season 7, Ironside becomes embroiled in a scandal, Fran investigates a friend's suicide, an antagonistic attorney with amnesia needs help and an electronics expert disappears.