Silent Witness

Silent Witness

  • TV-14
  • 1996
  • 23 Seasons
  • 7.8  (5,996)

This BBC crime drama follows a team of forensic pathologists as they investigate crimes for the Cambridge police department. Dr. Sam Ryan is a brilliant and unflappable pathologist who works with the police to solve the most gruesome of crimes using forensic evidence. The cases are often disturbing and violent, starting in episode one with the suspicious death by drowning of a six year old child.

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Seasons
The Greater Good, Part Two
10. The Greater Good, Part Two
February 5, 2020
The Lyell team must identify the poison to save Jack's life.
The Greater Good, Part One
9. The Greater Good, Part One
February 3, 2020
Thomas investigates the case of a soldier who died during a military training exercise.
Hope, Part Two
8. Hope, Part Two
January 28, 2020
The team's investigation leads them to a mysterious cryogenics facility.
Hope, Part One
7. Hope, Part One
January 27, 2020
When a skeleton is found in concrete, the Lyell team must solve a case from 20 years ago.
Seven Times, Part Two
6. Seven Times, Part Two
January 21, 2020
With Jenny's murder unresolved, her friends at the women's refuge seek answers.
Seven Times, Part One
5. Seven Times, Part One
January 20, 2020
A post-mortem on a victim of domestic violence brings back troubling memories for Nikki.
Close to Home, Part Two
4. Close to Home, Part Two
January 15, 2020
Investigating the murder of a teenage boy, the Lyell team must question police method.
Close to Home, Part One
3. Close to Home, Part One
January 13, 2020
When the body of a missing teenager is found in a field near his village, Nikki and the Lyell team must determine whether the killer is a stranger or a local.
Deadhead, Part Two
2. Deadhead, Part Two
January 8, 2020
The team discover a connection between the plane crash and a sinister online forum.
Deadhead, Part One
1. Deadhead, Part One
January 7, 2020
The team find unexpected connections between the death of a former US ambassador in a plane crash and the apparent suicide of a successful businessman.
Silent Witness
Silent Witness

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This BBC crime drama follows a team of forensic pathologists as they investigate crimes for the Cambridge police department. Dr. Sam Ryan is a brilliant and unflappable pathologist who works with the police to solve the most gruesome of crimes using forensic evidence. The cases are often disturbing and violent, starting in episode one with the suspicious death by drowning of a six year old child.Silent Witness is a series that is currently running and has 23 seasons (218 episodes). The series first aired on February 21, 1996.

Silent Witness is available for streaming on the BBC One website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Silent Witness on demand at Apple TV+, Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, Hoopla and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 21, 1996
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (5,996)