Catherine is a no-nonsense police sergeant who heads up a team of officers in a rural Yorkshire valley. When a staged kidnapping spirals out of control turning into a brutal series of crimes, Catherine finds herself involved in something significantly bigger than her rank, but unknowingly close to home.
Did You Know?
revealed that one of the reasons she had chosen Hebden Bridge as the setting for the show was to highlight the drug problems the town has faced. This is mentioned in series one, with Catherine (Sarah Lancashire
) repeatedly demanding for more to be done to combat drug dealing in the town. See more
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