On a beach in Gothenburg, a woman find parts of a dismembered man's body. The only clue is a torso, tattoo. Irene Huss find a similar previous cases that will take her to Copenhagen, where ... See full summary »
A man jumps from a balcony and dies. His terrified wife witnesses the event in a nearby taxi cab. Once Irene Huss arrives on the scene, it soon turns out that what appeared to be a tragic ... See full summary »
An online poker company promises fame and fortune. When the bubble bursts, it is not only the dream of big money that bites the dust: three separate men are all brutally executed in one of ... See full summary »
Gothenburg hit by series of arson. Detective Inspector Irene Huss begins investigating an arson that there is a link to a fifteen years old unsolved cases. Meanwhile, she is forced to ... See full summary »
A witness sees how a girl is attacked and dragged into a van. Despite the vast resources found murdered girl, rough sexually abused. Irene Huss leading the investigation, but there are ... See full summary »
In a small community near Gothenburg found three members of a family priest brutally murdered. The walls are covered with the inverted pentagram - the symbol of the devil's face - painted ... See full summary »
Two scouts finds a grave with a dead woman's body in a desolate field. When Irene Huss and her team starts investigating the case, they start finding more graves of dead female bodies with ... See full summary »
A young beautiful woman is found dead in the river and on the finger she wears a brilliantly fitted wedding ring that belongs to someone else. The autopsy shows that the cause of death is not drowning, but a head injury.
A retired male police officer walking across a street, but is then hit by a car. A police car chases arter but you will find either the car or the perpetrators. When you finally find the ... See full summary »
An American serial killer is on board a plane from New York to Stockholm. Without a proper identification and with great urgency A-group try to locate this passenger before Sweden ... See full summary »
A blackout leaves the distinguished halls of the Löwanderska Hospital in complete darkness. Doctor Sverker Löwander hears the alarm when one of the ventilators go off, and rushes to the intensive care unit only to find the nurse in charge dead in the stairwell and the other disappeared without a trace. When DI Irene Huss arrives, the only witness claims to have seen Nurse Tekla doing her rounds. There's only one slight problem: Nurse Tekla committed suicide at the hospital sixty years ago. Written by
Poor credibility, unlikeable lead character, absurd idea of police procedure
This cop show would appear to have been written by someone who has not the least idea of how forensics, police procedure, or human nature actually work. They also cannot craft a credible plot or engaging characters.
The police unit for which Irene Huss works is surely the most unrealistic I've ever seen. No one here seems to know how to do anything useful; they're like refugees from a therapy session. Have any of these people had any sort of professional training? Apparently not. Irene herself takes incredibly stupid and dangerous risks, clearly just to create "suspense" when the story loses direction and begins to run out of steam.
And then there is Irene. I'm not sure if it occurred in this episode or another, but in one of them her dog kills the neighbor's cat, and when Irene's snotty teenaged daughters complain about the neighbor yelling at them, Irene bangs on his door, uses her police status to intimidate him, and proceeds to rip him a new one. Not a shred of remorse for the dead cat. This was the moment when I decided Irene is not just a terrible cop and a rotten mom, but also a stupid, bullying jerk.
More episodes? No thank you.
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