Cardinal season 1
The action of the series takes place in a provincial canadian town Amelkin Bay. The main character of the show is a local resident policeman John Cardinal. He investigates the most serious and complicated crimes. Four young men were missing in the Amelkin Bay. Now the police search them. But there are very small evidence and there is no clue to move the offense forward. That's why police agencies want to send the case to archive, because it is shrouded of mystery. But John disagrees and he prefers to track down the criminal. Because he can continue his actions. And John become unemployed due to his initiative. The police found the corpse of a young girl, chained in the ice. At this time, a girl named Liz Delorme begins to work with John. She is very young, but very talented detective. At first John was skeptical to Liz. But soon they become a great team. They investigate the disappearance of young people together. It becomes obvious, that a maniac is in the town. Watch the adventure of two detectives on the way to unraveling the truth.
John Cardinal has been demoted for a hunch about a case that he wouldn’t let go. But he is brought back to the Homicide Unit when the body of missing 13-year-old Katie Pine is discovered, proving his instincts correct. As the series unfolds, back on the case, Cardinal’s search for her murderer soon becomes an all-consuming race to stay ahead of a serial killer. Meanwhile, he must manage his own precarious family issues and secrets, and keep a watchful eye on his new partner, Detective Lise Delorme, who he believes may have her own secret agenda.
Cardinal and Delorme attend Todd Curry’s autopsy in Toronto. It’s a stressful balancing act for Delorme, trying to help Cardinal catch a murderer while feeling the pressure from her Special Investigations Sergeant Malcolm Musgrave to ramp up her investigation into her partner. The autopsy confirms Cardinal’s hunch about the connection between the murders of Todd Curry and Katie Pine, and the pair return to Algonquin Bay as Dyson tries to make amends with the community for the botched investigation into Katie Pine’s disappearance. Investigating the case together, Delorme tries to gain Cardinal’s trust to help her investigation. She lucks into an opportunity to tail Cardinal and takes it, against Musgrave’s orders. She discovers that he’s laundering money through a nearby casino – but has Cardinal discovered her as well?
Concerned that Cardinal is onto her, Delorme digs into the reasons behind her secret investigation.
A criminal breaks into Eric and Edie's basement and finds Keith; issues between Cardinal and Delorme threaten their partnership; Cardinal takes risks in the investigation.
Cardinal and Delorme know who killed Woody Baldwin, but now they must find him; Cardinal's daughter visits her mom.