3 Series, 19 Episodes
Captain Rebrow is the only survivor of a bomb attack on his border guard unit that kills his comrades and girlfriend. Injured and emotionally shattered, he tries to find out who organised the assault.
Although not yet ruled out as a suspect in the bombing, Rebrow returns to active service. At his friend Luczak's cabin in the woods, he is shocked to find an earring belonging to his girlfriend Ewa.
Rebrow is convinced that Ewa is still alive and decides to search for her in the mountains, but he is spotted by new guard recruit Natalia and stumbles across a group of terrified illegal immigrants
Evidence emerges that Ewa survived the explosion and had been hiding in the forest for weeks. Another woman's body is found in the mountains, and this time she has a cross carved on her forehead.
Rebrow's cigarette lighter is found at a murder scene. A search at a sawmill belonging to local gangster Kalita uncovers guns and explosives, and it seems that one of the weapons was used to kill Ewa.
New evidence emerges about the guardhouse bombing. Knowing that he'll be transported to the crime scene for interrogation and may get an opportunity to flee, Rebrow makes a false confession to murder.