Set in Edinburgh, the mercurial Detective Inspector John Rebus's investigations lead him through the city's ancient beauty and into its more sinister quarters.

S2 : E1

The Falls

Rebus investigates a series of murders where the killer leaves distinctive clues by the butchered bodies of his victims.

S2 : E2

Fleshmarket Close

A Kurdish asylum seeker is murdered on a notorious Edinburgh estate in an apparent race-hate attack, but Rebus suspects there's more to it. A local MSP reports a missing Kosovan girl, last seen with a known criminal, who also seems to have vanished.