Code of a Killer

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  • 2015
  • 1 Season
  • 7.6  (2,744)

Code of a Killer is based on the extraordinary true story of Alec Jeffreys' discovery of DNA fingerprinting and its first use by Detective Chief Superintendent David Baker in catching a double murderer. The drama focuses on how Jeffreys' science and Baker's investigative vision created the single biggest leap in the history of criminal investigation

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Episode 3
3. Episode 3
April 13, 2015
Possessing what they believe to be the killer's genetic fingerprint, David and Alec initiate the world's first DNA manhunt. But as thousands of samples are tested and costs continue to rise, David worries the operation will be shut down before they can find the killer.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
April 13, 2015
With plenty of publicity, the local teenager is released and the world is introduced to DNA fingerprinting for the first time. In the villages of Narborough and Enderby there is a complete sense of fear that a murderer is living amongst them.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
April 6, 2015
Drama telling the true story of how a brilliant scientist and a pioneering detective united to create the most significant advance in modern criminal investigation.
Episode 2
102. Episode 2
April 6, 2015
The murder of another teenage girl killed in similar circumstances reignites the search for Lynda's killer. After an arrest and a dubious confession, David approaches Alec and asks for his help on the case.
Episode 3
103. Episode 3
April 6, 2015
Possessing what they believe to be the killer's genetic fingerprint, David and Alec initiate the world's first DNA manhunt. But as thousands of samples are tested and costs continue to rise, David worries the operation will be shut down before they can find the killer.
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Code of a Killer is based on the extraordinary true story of Alec Jeffreys' discovery of DNA fingerprinting and its first use by Detective Chief Superintendent David Baker in catching a double murderer. The drama focuses on how Jeffreys' science and Baker's investigative vision created the single biggest leap in the history of criminal investigation

Code of a Killer is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (5 episodes). The series first aired on April 6, 2015.

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Code of a Killer is available for streaming on the ITV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Code of a Killer on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Google Play, Hoopla and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    April 6, 2015
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (2,744)