UK / ITV – Scottish TV / 3x60m-e / 6–20 September 1983

Writer: Glenn Chandler / Producer: Robert Love / Director: Laurence Moody

Crime drama serial. Dour Scots Inspector Taggart attempts to catch a serial killer. This serial led to the series Taggart.

Cast: Mark McManus (Detective Chief Inspector Jim Taggart), Tom Watson (Superintendent Murray), Neil Duncan (Detective Sergeant Peter Livingstone), Linda Muchan (Liz Boyd), Harriet Buchan (Jean Taggart), Gerard Kelly (Michael Boyd), Joan Scott (Wilma McGowan), Frank Wylie (Alec McGowan), Geraldine Alexander (Alison Taggart), Gavin Brown (Sergeant Blackman), Jimmy Yuill (Detective Constable Grant), Denis Agnew (Detective Constable Collins)