Since their first case in 2012, the four investigators of the Dortmund team have been called out to crime scenes throughout the Ruhr district. Chief Detectives Peter Faber (Jörg Hartmann) and Martina Bönisch (Anna Schudt), alongside commissioners Nora Dalay (Aylin Tezel) and Daniel Kossik (Stefan Konarske) are the main protagonists in this very modern workplace drama. Each case is important, but what is more important is how the four commissioners react and interact, as each puts their own stamp on the investigation. Central to the series is the strong narrative, as individual story arcs span several episodes, all set against the backdrop of Dortmund, a rough former mining town undergoing significant change. Across the series, Peter Faber has won controversial cult status among fans with his grumpy and unruly manner.
In Münster, a fast-paced squad is not needed – what’s required are patient. Commissioner Frank Thiel and coroner Professor Karl-Friedrich Boerne work together but with very contrasting styles.
Crime Scene: Cologne has aired since 1997, with more than 70 episodes following the investigations of detectives Max Ballauf and Freddy Schenk.
Ivo Batic is a man who believes strongly in justice. Batic and Leitmayr have been partners for over 25 years, they know each other inside and out, and can communicate in just a few words.
Bremen crime scene investigators Chief Commissioner Lürsen and Commissioner Stedefreund are one of the longest-serving investigators on television.