Sarah Linden and Stephen Holder discover the gruesome murder of Rosie Larsen, and must unravel the clues to discover the culprit.
As it unfolds, it becomes clear that there are no accidents; everyone has a secret, and while the characters think they've moved on, their past isn't done with them.
Sarah Linden (Mireille Enos) is an experienced homicide detective whose impending early retirement is put off by the case of Rosie Larsen.
Sarah Linden, the dogged lead detecive determined to solve this heinous crime.
Stephen Holder, former narcotics cop with a brash approach to police work.
The new kid on the block, newly promoted to homicide, Stephen Holder's approach to policing often rubs Sarah Linden the wrong way.
A family turn apart and overwhelmed with an inner turmoil
A reformed boozer and brawler, Stan has transformed into a doting father and businessman.
A grieving mother, devastated by the loss of her daughter.
Darren Richmond, mayoral candidate, who becomes embroiled in the case of Rosie Larsen.
Campaign adviser to Darren Richmond (and secret lover)
Darren Richmonds outstanding campaign manager, possessing astute political acumen and fierce loyalty.
Mayoral candidate Darren Richmond, campaign manager Jamie Right and adviser Gwen Eaton
You've met the cast, now can you answer the one burning question? Who killed Rosie Larsen?