The mayor of the industrial northern port of Norskov asks his old friend, Superintendent Tom Noack, to return home after 20 years away to clean up the town's drug culture once and for all
Tom assembles a special investigation unit and supports friends and family in the face of tragedy. A simple mistake puts Martin's visionary project at risk as he faces the greed of local money men.
Tom's investigation reveals an acquaintance of the Swedish drug dealer has moved to town. Is the case bigger than he initially thought? Oliver struggles to cope, while Martin faces a personal dilemma.
Tom's team have a series of breakthroughs and make good progress, but it gets harder and harder for Tom to keep a balance between his professional life and his commitments to Oliver and Jackie
Tom's team have a chance to capture two of the drug smugglers but instead decide to pursue the kingpin. Martin tells Oliver the truth but how will Jackie react? Tom sees something he wishes he hadn't.
Martin and Oliver's story hits the front pages, to the detriment of Martin's future business plans. Tom suspects that the kingpin of the smuggling operation might be someone everybody knows.
When Oliver decides to leave school, Bondy steps in. Martin's life takes a turn for the worse. Tom's investigation seems to be falling apart due to a lack of evidence, but things look set to change.
When Martin's plans spiral out of control, he turns to Bondy for help. New information about his mother's death hits Oliver hard. Painstaking work means Tom's investigation starts to yield results.
Tom's team are certain a drug shipment is on its way to Norskov and they wait for the right moment to strike. Martin makes amends with Oliver, who is increasingly suspicious about his mother's death.
Oliver learns a secret that destroys his beliefs about his life. Tom's team receive back-up from the task force and close in on the drug smuggling operation, but Tom faces an impossible dilemma.
This memorable Nordic noir thriller set in a rough Danish harbour town where crime and drug use are out of control features a storyline rich with betrayal and revenge