Two warring crime families are battling for turf: the Edwards' and the son's of recently deceased Joseph Clayton. Billy and Davy are aiming for complete control of the Thelwell Estate, and the result is explosive.
When a body is found in a burned-out car, Monteith and Watson hit a wall of silence, which threatens to hinder their investigation. Nobody wants to speak out against the perpetrators for fear of retaliation.
Battlelines are drawn when the drug squad attempt to close down a local dealer's distribution network and someone is stalking DI Watson.