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Death in Paradise

Episode #112

A treasure hunter's murder in the jungle leads to a mystery involving pirates and an ancient myth. [54 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London drizzle and a freshly pressed shirt to blue seas, sparkling sands and gorgeous tropical weather. This warm, light-hearted detective series takes place against a stunning Caribbean island backdrop - as far away from the grey skies of London as you could possibly get. What Richard finds is a ramshackle station and a very different type of policing. The fact that there's a goat in one of the cells says it all. He can't get out of there fast enough, but there's a job to do and he does it brilliantly. His reward - a permanent posting to the island, his own personal hell on Earth. He may be stuck there, but he's not going to let his standards slip. He'll bring British rigor to this relaxed Caribbean workplace. Always in a suit and tie, eschewing sandals for a stout brogue, he's the very embodiment of the Englishman abroad. He can get through his ordeal, if only he could find a decent cup of tea.

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  • Episode #101

    Richard Poole investigates the murder of British cop on the tiny paradise island of Saint-Marie. [52 minutes]

  • Episode #102

    A bride is murdered on her wedding day and Detective Inspector Richard Poole investigates the crime. [52 minutes]

  • Episode #103

    When a woman predicts her own murder, Richard Poole searches for clues in a case from the past. [52 minutes]

  • Episode #104

    Richard investigates when a wife admits to killing her husband but the body is nowhere to be found. [52 minutes]

  • Episode #105

    A murder investigation becomes personal when the victim is murdered while handcuffed to Richard. [52 minutes]

  • Episode #106

    Dwayne and Fidel are tasked with solving the apparently impossible murder of a local diver. [52 minutes]

  • Episode #107

    Richard sees the dark side of show business when a comeback concert ends in a public murder. [52 minutes]

  • Episode #108

    Dwayne is embroiled in a murder investigation when incriminating evidence is found at the scene. [52 minutes]

  • Episode #109

    Poole investigates when the owner of a former sugar plantation is found with a machete in his back. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #110

    When a young nun is found dead in her smoke-filled bedroom, DI Richard Poole takes the case. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #111

    A body found floating in the pool of a luxury cosmetic clinic presents a complex case for DI Poole. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #113

    Camille is devastated when her best friend Aimee, a singer on a Caribbean party boat, dies on stage. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #114

    The team investigates the death of an English tourist strangled by her own scarf in a luxury villa. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #115

    The team is called to the murder scene of a young meteorologist as Hurricane Irma approaches. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #116

    When the host of a charity fundraiser is found shot dead, Richard and his team pursue a suspect. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #117

    When one of the guests at DI Richard Poole's university reunion party is murdered, another British policeman, DI Humphrey Goodman, is sent out to Sainte-Marie. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #118

    A body is discovered on a film set, DI Humphrey Goodman's team come to the conclusion that it wasn't the intended victim and must reveal the murderer's identity before they can try again. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #119

    When an old school friend of Fidel's, Carlton Paris, is shot, Humphrey and his team discover the victim was actually an escort. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #120

    When when a poisoned air stewardess is discovered in her hotel bedroom, DI Goodman and his team must set about solving a seemingly impossible murder. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #121

    DI Goodman and his team are drawn into the world of politics when Saint-Marie’s scandalised Commerce Minister is discovered dead. Out of the blue, Camille’s father turns out to have a link to the victim and she is forced to confront the fact that her dad could be the murderer. [54 minutes]

  • Episode #122

    When a bird-watcher is discovered murdered in the Saint-Marie jungle, the team have a particularly puzzling conundrum to solve. Is the traditionally quiet and calm world of bird-watching more cut-throat than it appears? [54 minutes]

  • Episode #123

    A murder on a privately owned island means DI Goodman and the team are cut off from the mainland when a storm comes in. As night descends, they find themselves locked in a house with a killer – can they solve the mystery before the murderer strikes again? [54 minutes]

  • Episode #124

    When an elderly resident at a retirement home appears to have committed suicide, the team are on a mission to prove it was murder. Humphrey is surprised when his wife pays an unexpected visit to the island and he is left wondering why she’s come to see him. [54 minutes]

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