About the TV Show
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First Air Date: May 01, 2011
|First Aired on||:||2011|
|Created By||:||Ann Cleeves|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||50 episodes in 12 Seasons|
A sharp detective with a messy life, DCI Vera Stanhope patrols her “patch” of northeast England, pursuing the truth in cases of murder, kidnapping, and blackmail. Vera is obsessive about her work and faces the world with caustic wit, guile and courage.