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Silent Witness

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CrimeDrama16+1996 - Present21 SeasonsReturning: Date TBA

Silent Witness is a British crime thriller series focusing on a team of forensic pathology experts and their investigations into various crimes.

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202 Episodes

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Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 Buried Lies (1)

S01 E01

Feb 21, 1996
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Buried Lies (1) Feb 21, 1996 Dr. Sam Ryan is called to the scene of the tragic death of a six-year-old girl, Sarah Crew, who is thought to have fallen from a rope-swing over a river and drowned and the police surgeon has called in the pathologist. Sam has to work out if her death was an accident or murder.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Buried Lies (2)

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Feb 22, 1996
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Buried Lies (2) Feb 22, 1996 Dr. Sam Ryan is called to the scene of the tragic death of a six-year-old girl, Sarah Crew, who is thought to have fallen from a rope-swing over a river and drowned and the police surgeon has called in the pathologist. Sam has to work out if her death was an accident or murder.

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Season 01, Episode 03 Long Days, Short Nights (1)

S01 E03

Feb 28, 1996
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Long Days, Short Nights (1) Feb 28, 1996 Sam investigates a ritualistic murder - a man is found dead by a man walking his dog, the main suspect is Sebastian Bird. Everything leads to Bird. When another body is found and the police discover a book about black magic in his house they are sure of his guilt. Sam thinks he is innocent and continues to look for the true killer.

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Season 01, Episode 04 Long Days, Short Nights (2)

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Feb 29, 1996
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Long Days, Short Nights (2) Feb 29, 1996 Sam investigates a ritualistic murder - a man is found dead in his house, the main suspect is Sebastian Bird. Everything leads to Bird. When another body is found and the police discover a book about black magic in his house they are sure of his guilt. Sam thinks he is innocent and continues to look for the true killer.

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Season 01, Episode 05 Darkness Visible (1)

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Mar 13, 1996
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Darkness Visible (1) Mar 13, 1996 A man is found dead in his cell. It is clear that he has been murdered. Sam comes to the conclusion that one of the officers who was in the police station at the time of death has to be the killer. A police officer is also found dead, the conclusion is that he killed the man and then committed suicide. Sam thinks that they are both murders and tries to solve the case by finding the real perpetrator of the murders.

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Season 01, Episode 06 Darkness Visible (2)

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Mar 14, 1996
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Darkness Visible (2) Mar 14, 1996 A man is found dead in his cell. It is clear that he has been murdered. Sam comes to the conclusion that one of the officers who was in the police station at the time of death has to be the killer. A police officer is also found dead, the conclusion is that he killed the man and then committed suicide. Sam thinks that they are both murders and tries to solve the case by finding the real perpetrator of the murders.

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Season 01, Episode 07 Sins Of The Fathers (1)

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Mar 27, 1996
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Sins Of The Fathers (1) Mar 27, 1996 Dr. Sam Ryan's advice is sought on when the arranged marriage of a Vietnamese student, Tran, to an older man goes tragically wrong when a charred body is found in the burnt out restaurant owned by Tran's father - The victim is the man which Tran was forced to marry. Sam investigates the murder.

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Season 2

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Season 02, Episode 01 Blood, Sweat And Tears (1)

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Feb 14, 1997
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Blood, Sweat And Tears (1) Feb 14, 1997 A boxer dies in the ring and Sam has to investigate his death. She discovers that he had fight before he went into the ring and that that fight indirectly caused his death. The manager of the boxer is found dead in her home, she has been shot. It looks like suicide but Sam suspects that it is murder.

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Season 02, Episode 02 Blood, Sweat And Tears (2)

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Feb 21, 1997
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Blood, Sweat And Tears (2) Feb 21, 1997 A boxer dies in the ring and Sam has to investigate his death. She discovers that he had fight before he went into the ring and that that fight indirectly caused his death. The manager of the boxer is found dead in her home, she has been shot. It looks like suicide but Sam suspects that it is murder.

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Season 02, Episode 02 Blood, Sweat, and Tears  (Part 2)

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Feb 21, 1997
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Blood, Sweat, and Tears (Part 2) Feb 21, 1997 The investigation widens. Sam realizes that Terri's death could not have been suicide. The gym is in turmoil, until Keith Jones comes in, declaring he will take over St Paul's, look after Terry and bring in a new trainer. Ross is convinced Jones is not the man he pretends to be and Sam is sure she can place him at Terri's death. Sam goes back to the body, searching for the clue she needs.

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Season 02, Episode 03 Cease Upon The Midnight (1)

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Feb 28, 1997
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Cease Upon The Midnight (1) Feb 28, 1997 Sam has to do a postmortem on the body of Stuart Evans, who was found dead the morning after his party. He was terminally ill with an AIDS realted illness, but Sam finds a suspicious needle track in his foot and is convinced he has been murdered.

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Season 02, Episode 04 Cease Upon The Midnight (2)

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Mar 7, 1997
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Cease Upon The Midnight (2) Mar 7, 1997 Sam has to do a postmortem on the body of Stuart Evans, who was found dead the morning after his party. He was terminally ill with an AIDS related illness, but Sam finds a suspicious needle track in his foot and is convinced he has been murdered.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Only The Lonely (1)

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Mar 21, 1997
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Only The Lonely (1) Mar 21, 1997 Sam is called to the scene of a woman found strangled with her own tights. Superintendent Peter Ross believes that it is connected to an old unsolved case, but Sam is not so sure. The dead woman was suspected of having an affair with Alan Whyte, and soon his body is also found.

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Season 02, Episode 06 Only The Lonely (2)

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Mar 28, 1997
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Only The Lonely (2) Mar 28, 1997 Sam is called to the scene of a woman found strangled with her own tights. Superintendent Peter Ross believes that it is connected to an old unsolved case, but Sam is not so sure. The dead woman was suspected of having an affair with Alan Whyte, and soon his body is also found.

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