Darcy Peyton, a gangster's girlfriend, has stolen an envelope full of cash from her boyfriend. She plans to return to her small hometown and flaunt her newfound "wealth" in the faces of all the locals--especially her nasty redneck father--who mistreated her years before. She hires Kenny as her bodyguard, knowing that her ex-boyfriend will send some of his men after her to get the money back.
Daphne stops a man trying to inject Par-a-kee, a race horse owned by her family and they hire Dave to look into it. It turns out a bookie is spreading false rumors about the animal and Daphne is kidnapped before the next race.
Dave Thorne is hired by Nancy Anders to find her missing husband. She is the former Nancy Clayborne of New York and her family is very wealthy. Her grandmother is a domineering woman who disapproved of her marrying Frank Anders so the two were forced to elope. Mrs. Clayborne believes that Anders is just a grifter out for her money but Nancy doesn't believe this. Arnie Helman and Stan Ritchie, two dangerous men also happen to be looking for Anders and they're not afraid to rough up anybody who gets in their way. Thorne will have to figure out who everybody is and what ...
Locally born movie star Linda Lord is back in Miami to do a publicity event. Along with her is her hard-as-nails adoptive mother Sybil who keeps a tight rein on her. A shady lawyer has lined up an elaborate scam to use her real mother to cash in on Linda's fortune, complete with faked documents and murder.