Unable to drive because of a foot injury, Welsh enlists Fraser's help to go back to his home town and aid his brother, a small town sheriff, in stopping a series of seemingly unrelated crimes that may cost him his job.
An old friend from Fraser's childhood is in town trying to stop the dam destruction back home in Canada which will flood his town, when he and Fraser get caught up in a robbery. Mean while Ray's parents are coming to see him.
With the whole station against him, Ray sets about to prove the innocence of a woman facing lethal injection that Ray helped put away for killing her husband back when Ray was still wet behind the ears.
After a protected witness escapes and is murdered, the department tries to hunt down the body and nail the mobster organization that did it. While this is going on, Francesca announces to Fraser she is engaged to get married.
After a notorious mob boss assaults a restaurant waiter and is unapologetic, Fraser impavidly stands up against him and a legal system that seems powerless to do anything about it. Also, it's Christmas time and everybody in the station is drawing names to be a Secret Santa.
Benton and Diefenbaker's street vendor friend Mr. Tucci is killed and while at Mrs. Tucci's, Stanley becomes attracted to her aide Luann. The investigation of the murder is complicated by a missing son, hidden wealth, and mob involvement.
While out Benton and Stanley observe a young couple when the girl Eloise is abducted. It's discovered she's a faith healer but fund raising seems primary. A bodyguard is stabbed, her friend Davey accused and Fraser starts focusing on her family's background.
A young constable from the Northwest Territories travels to Chicago on the trail of two murder suspects, asking for Benton Fraser's help. The mounties come to discover they have a lot more in common than they initially thought.
A homicide investigation leads Fraser and Kowalski to a major arms smuggling operation masterminded by Fraser Sr.'s old adversary Holloway Muldoon. As Fraser and Kowalski pursue the case, they come up against the Feds, accidentally blowing the cover of the real Ray Vecchio. As Part I ended, Fraser and Kowalski had pursued arms dealer Holloway Muldoon to an airfield, arriving just in time to cling to the fuselage of the departing plane.
Fraser and Kowalski pursue an arms dealer to the Yukon, where they trek across dangerous ice fields to intercept a mysterious arms shipment. Joining forces with Thatcher, Turnbull and Buck Frobisher's legendary northern detachment, Fraser and Kowalski take on the buyers-Cyrus Bolt and his revolutionary militia.