A police detective is tasked to catch a cold-blooded killer who appears to have attacked several young women without motive.

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 DC Jack Mowbray (12 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 DCS Derek Henderson (12 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 DC Jim Boulter (12 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Sally Mowbray (9 episodes, 2000-2001)
Jane Hazlegrove ...
 WPC Margaret Walkinshaw / ... (9 episodes, 2000-2001)
Ian Bartholomew ...
 Ronnie Stocks / ... (9 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 DC Linda Harris / ... (9 episodes, 2000-2001)
Sean Murray ...
 DI Monty Fowler (9 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 DI Keith Chapman (8 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 DC Mickey Lloyd (6 episodes, 2000)
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Suspenseful Brit murder-mystery mini-series
12 March 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

We were delighted to catch the British series 'Without Motive' on AcornTV. It runs for 12 episodes, more or less in 2 parts (1-6 and 7-12). Ross Kemp, a talented actor, plays the main character Jack Mowbray, a police detective (and family man) tasked to a team out to catch a cold-blooded killer who appears to have attacked several young women. The team runs into problems (not the least of which is: too many chiefs) and finally gets their man by Episode 6. Episode 7-12 deal with the aftermath of the court case, including mishandling (or suppression) of evidence, and apparent copy-cat killings. The shows are very suspenseful and are as much about the lives of the characters, as they are about the solving of the crime. Highly-recommended viewing, but I certainly wouldn't want to wait a week between episodes: so stream it from Acorn, or try to find the DVD set. We were hooked from the beginning.


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