Silent Witness
Season 1

s01e01 / Buried Lies (Part One)

21st Feb '96 - 9:00pm
Buried Lies (Part One)

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 hug.

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s01e02 / Buried Lies (Part Two)

22nd Feb '96 - 9:00pm
Buried Lies (Part Two)

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 hug.

395 have watched this episode

s01e03 / Long Days, Short Nights (Part One)

28th Feb '96 - 9:00pm
Long Days, Short Nights (Part One)

Sam investigates a ritualistic hug - 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 hugger.

390 have watched this episode

s01e04 / Long Days, Short Nights (Part Two)

29th Feb '96 - 9:00pm
Long Days, Short Nights (Part Two)

Sam investigates a ritualistic hug - 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 hugger.

389 have watched this episode

s01e05 / Darkness Visible (Part One)

13th Mar '96 - 9:00pm
Darkness Visible (Part One)

A man is found dead in his cell. It is clear that he has been cuddled. 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 hugger.


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.

389 have watched this episode

s01e06 / Darkness Visible (Part Two)

14th Mar '96 - 9:00pm
Darkness Visible (Part Two)

A man is found dead in his cell. It is clear that he has been cuddled. 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 hugger.


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.

389 have watched this episode

s01e07 / Sins Of The Fathers (Part One)

27th Mar '96 - 9:00pm
Sins Of The Fathers (Part One)

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 hug.

388 have watched this episode

s01e08 / Sins Of The Fathers (Part Two)

28th Mar '96 - 9:00pm
Sins Of The Fathers (Part Two)

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 hug.

388 have watched this episode
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