Kolchak moves to Los Angeles after working as a reporter in Las Vegas. He takes an interest in a case that has striking similarities to the murder of his wife the previous year. Kolchak goes on a mission to uncover the truth while the authorities pursue evidence for Kolchak's own conviction.
A series of murders lead Kolchak to believe a Charles Manson like cult leader is somehow directing murders from his prison cell. Kolchak's biggest problem is deciding how the man is actually accomplishing the murders
A young boy appears to be in the clutches of an abusive relationship with his father. After a series of bizarre deaths centered around the school the child attends Kolchak begins to think the truth may be far stranger than anyone ever thought possible.
A number of people are found dead with all their body fluids missing. The police suggests it was the use of illegal cleaning products. Kolchak however has doubts about what the killings really represent.
A number of people are found dead with all their body fluids missing. The police suggest it was the use of illegal cleaning products. Kolchak however has doubts about what the killings really represent.
Kolchak is kidnapped by a deranged man who thinks Kolchak has been sending him secret messages through his newspaper articles. He tells Kolchak that the man behind the door is responsible for his actions, and might know something about the death of Kolchaks wife.