Silent Witness: Season 14

  • Forensic pathologists Professor Leo Dalton, Dr Harry Cunningham and Dr Nikki Alexander return in one of the BBC’s most successful and longest-running crime dramas.
    In this series Nikki becomes increasingly disturbed after carrying out the postmortem of a young girl and while on secondment in Sheffield, Nikki is asked to investigate a mysterious, ancient body that has been unearthed from a peat moor. The team also investigates two suspicious suicides - a young woman, pulled from a river near an army base and a soldier in training, shot in the face. As the police investigation builds, the team starts to wonder if these two deaths are linked…

    Episode 1 - A Guilty Mind, Part 1

    When the pathologists investigate three suspicious deaths in one night
    on the same ward, it looks like hospital staff may be behind their
    murders. Nikki becomes increasingly disturbed by a rape and murder
    case involving a young child.

    Episode 2 - A Guilty Mind, Part 2

    Nikki's mental instability worsens, and Harry and Leo are forced to get
    her psychiatric help. But then when the true identity of the murderer is
    discovered, it becomes a race against time to save Nikki's life.

    Episode 3 - Lost, Part 1

    Leo finds himself haunted by past memories when he returns to
    Sheffield after an ancient body is unearthed on Bleaklow Moor.

    Episode 4 - Lost, Part 2

    Leo investigates a potential copycat killing, but the team are starting to
    wonder if Karl Bentley was wrongly convicted, leaving the real
    murderer free to set out on a new killing spree.

    Episode 5 - First Casualty, Part 1

    As Nikki investigates the drowning of a young mother, Harry is called
    to an apparent suicide at a nearby army base; it soon starts to look like
    the cases may be linked.

    Episode 6 - First Casualty, Part 2

    Having established that Lieutenant Lockford was murdered, Leo makes
    a startling breakthrough, and the investigation begins to unmask a
    dark secret at Hillsdon Army Base.

    Episode 7 - Bloodlines, Part 1

    When human rights lawyer Anna Sandor calls Harry to Budapest to
    investigate the death of a client, they start to uncover a sinister
    underworld conspiracy, putting both their lives in danger.

    Episode 8 - Bloodlines, Part 2

    With Harry dead and Leo and Nikki getting nowhere with the police,
    the pathologists struggle to clear Harry's name, while the police seem
    intent on covering up a wider conspiracy.

    Episode 9 - The Prodigal, Part 1

    After a major incident at the Dutch Embassy, Harry and Nikki are
    removed from the case when the Dutch decide to appoint their own

    Episode 10 - The Prodigal, Part 2

    When the Van Burens' au pair commits suicide, the pathologists start
    to unravel the truth behind the embassy shootings, and a dark family
    secret is exposed.