When Beth Latimer attends her son Danny's sports day and he is nowhere to be found, she starts panicking. After getting stuck in a traffic jam, the road she is trying to drive down has been closed off. Her 11 year old son, Danny's body has been found on the beach. New Detective Inspector Alec Hardy and Beth's best friend Ellie Miller are put in charge of the case as it soon becomes apparent that Danny was in fact murdered.
Episode number: 1x1 Airdate: Monday March 04th, 2013
We see various shots of still images at nighttime, a police station, a childhood boy's bedroom door. The music builds as we see an alarm clock ticking. A young boy is seen looking over a pier as the title card appears over his head. The noise of the ocean builds and all of a sudden a woman wakes up...