When it comes to murder, no detective starts their search at the beginning of the crime. Rather, a murder investigation always begins with the body, after the deed is done. It is up to the police to piece together the story, moving backwards in time until they arrive at the root of the crime. In ID’s new series REDRUM, viewers follow the backwards tale of murder from false motives and mistaken witnesses to conversations taken completely out of context, until the truth finally comes out at the very end.
David Ford was a police officer in Kentucky. But when he's found dead in his home, police are left wondering who would kill one of their own. For weeks before the murder, David had been receiving threatening notes. Could the writer be the culprit?
Nordella Newson is an 86-year old woman who lives on her own in Boston. She is known as the neighborhood watchdog, regularly confronting prostitutes and drug dealers. When her body is discovered in her apartment, police have a large list of suspects.