Beck – Season 1


1. Beck | Lockpojken
A man working at a garbage incinerator discovers the body of a dead man burned to ashes in the oven. Police detective Martin Beck handles the case. All he knows is that a brutal murder has happened. But he does not know when or where. He has no body, motive or a crime scene, not a single trace. All he has is some teeth and a mysterious Internet address.

2. The Man With Icons | Mannen med ikonerna
Beck and his men investigate the murder of a Russian woman. At the same time SÄPO (The Swedish Security Agency) sees a chance of getting a Russian in the embassy deported.

3. White Nights | Vita nätter
When the police discover a drug smuggling operation the driver is shot dead. It appears that the driver is Superintendent Martin Beck’s son. Beck breaks down and takes some time away, but on his colleagues request he returns.

4. Eye For An Eye | Öga för öga
Beck and his team are trying to find a serial killer whose victims are spread all over Sweden. An obvious connection is that all the victims are women, and they were all in the same class, and Beck thinks that a scandal back in the past has something to do with the murders. But no one wants to talk about the past and it becomes a struggle to find the perpetrator before the final murder – only one woman is still alive.

5. Guest House Pearl | Pensionat Pärlan
Inspector Beck and his team get involved in a large-scale smuggling of cesium 133. A gang from the east uses refugees to bring in the dangerous explosive chemical substance by promising that they can stay in Sweden.

6. The Monster | Monstret
A bomb threat is called in to a police station in Stockholm. The police bomb squad blows the briefcase to pieces and it looks like false alarm, until a baby is found inside. Soon, e-mails are sent out to every newspaper about the embarrassing situation that the police had tried to keep secret.

7. Moneyman
A homosexual police officer’s double life is manipulated by Becks archenemy, Gavling, who runs Stockholm’s underworld. In return for keeping his secret the police officer has been providing Gavling with information from the police archives.

8. Trails In Darkness | Spår i mörker
A serial killer who decapitates people is on the loose in the Stockholm subway. Martin Beck and his colleagues try to catch the killer, while panic in the city increases.