Cold Squad

Cold Squad

1998 - 2011, Crime
Detectives reopen unsolved cases as new evidence emerges.

Episode Guide

  • Cold Squad - The Fury (Season 7 Episode 13)
    Season 7 Episode 13:

    The Fury

    Harper's search for his missing daughter continues; Sam's case against a prominent surgeon begins to collapse.

  • Cold Squad - The Filth (Season 7 Episode 12)
    Season 7 Episode 12:

    The Filth

    Harper's daughter goes missing; battered wife lied for husband for years about him killing his previous wife.

  • Cold Squad - C'Mon I Tip Waitresses (Season 7 Episode 11)
    Season 7 Episode 11:

    C'Mon I Tip Waitresses

    Taxi cab driver describes his encounter with a woman hating passenger who could be a possible serial killer.

  • Cold Squad - Borders (Season 7 Episode 10)
    Season 7 Episode 10:


    Harper stumbles upon information on the unsolved deaths of two marijuana growers while on fishing trip.

  • Cold Squad - Learning Curve (Season 7 Episode 9)
    Season 7 Episode 9:

    Learning Curve

    Young girl is snatched from her bedroom; Sam investigates an old unsolved mob hit.

  • Cold Squad - Mr. Bad Example (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:

    Mr. Bad Example

    Harper's wife wants sole custody of his children and his case against a suspected serial husband killer is falling apart.

  • Cold Squad - Girlfriend in a Closet (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    Girlfriend in a Closet

    A comic-book-store owner is suspected of the murder of a girl; Harper is kicked out of the house.

  • Cold Squad - Righteous (Season 7 Episode 6)
    Season 7 Episode 6:


    Ali questions her work on an old murder conviction; Ray Chase gets cop killer Judson Boone.

  • Cold Squad - Deadbeat (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:


    Sam's first solo case is the murder of a homeless person, which leads to a double murder investigation.

  • Cold Squad - Cock of the Walk (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    Cock of the Walk

    Pawlachuck attempts to help an old police buddy when the remains of his son are found on a trail.

  • Cold Squad - Teen Angel (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    Teen Angel

    A promising talent-show contestant who died on the air may have been poisoned.

  • Cold Squad - Voices Over Water (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    Voices Over Water

    Thirty years after three children die on a camping outing, a former counselor claims they were murdered.

  • Cold Squad - No Life Like It (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    No Life Like It

    Ali McCormick returns to the Cold Squad when the sister of a murder victim is found dead behind Baubles strip club.

  • Cold Squad - True Believers (Season 6 Episode 13)
    Season 6 Episode 13:

    True Believers

    Ali pushes her belief in an international conspiracy; Nicco asks Billie to move in with him; Harper wants to find Sonia's killer.

  • Cold Squad - True Believers (Season 6 Episode 12)
    Season 6 Episode 12:

    True Believers

    Ali's investigation leads her into an international conspiracy; Nicco thinks a humanitarian is also a killer.

  • Cold Squad - Killing Time (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    Killing Time

    A killer takes Ali hostage as she works to prevent his extradition to Texas to face the death penalty.

  • Cold Squad - Bob & Carol & Len & Ali (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:

    Bob & Carol & Len & Ali

    Investigation into the death of a stock broker leads Ali and Harper into the world of swingers clubs; Nicco gets good and bad news from Dr. Walker.

  • Cold Squad - Kill Me Twice (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    Kill Me Twice

    A convicted killer has to be released when a burglar in a holding cell claims he is the victim whose body was never found.

  • Cold Squad - Survivor (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:


    A prisoner transfer turns into a nightmare for Ali after the police car runs off the road.

  • Cold Squad - Back in the Day (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    Back in the Day

    Mickey agrees to let Nicco take the lead in solving the case when a criminal is found wearing a cement overcoat.

  • Cold Squad - Flamers (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:


    Harper and Nicco must put their political differences aside in order to find a vengeful killer who is targeting gay-bashers.

  • Cold Squad - Unfaithful (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:


    Pawlachuck's past catches up to him when a set of bones turns up; Harper pays a visit to Christine in Forensics.

  • Cold Squad - Live Fast Die Young (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    Live Fast Die Young

    Christine finds her brother's dead body at the morgue; Ali and Harper check out Neil Cranston's ex-wife.

  • Cold Squad - Happily Ever After (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Happily Ever After

    Harper gets swept away by intrigue when a woman accused of arranging the deaths of wealthy husbands returns to the city.

  • Cold Squad - Horton Killed a Wu (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    Horton Killed a Wu

    Ali betrays Mickey's trust and uses inside information to solve a case; Nicco's ex-girlfriend returns for a visit.

  • Cold Squad - Career Opportunists (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Career Opportunists

    Ali considers leaving Cold Squad for an anti-terrorist task-force position; Nicco and Mickey investigate a wife-beater.

  • Cold Squad - Ambleton (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:


    Premier William Steede is the prime suspect in the alternative school investigation; Laura discovers the keyring is from Hazelton.

  • Cold Squad - Enough's Enough (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Enough's Enough

    Nicco's involvement with Billie sends his life spinning out of control; a former alternative-school student implicates a prominent government official.

  • Cold Squad - Dead Letters (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Dead Letters

    Mickey stumbles upon a potential lead in the alternative school case; Ivan Ilyvich, Ali's old flame, returns.

  • Cold Squad - The Shed (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    The Shed

    Harper ups the ante on an 18-month-old murder case; Meyers seems ready to crack under interrogation; sparks fly between Nicco and Billie.

  • Cold Squad - Bottom Feeders (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Bottom Feeders

    After a defense attorney paints Mickey as a slut in court, she vows to get even; Nicco's uncle, a priest, dies in bed with a barmaid.

  • Cold Squad - The Needle and the Debutante (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    The Needle and the Debutante

    The death of an up-and-coming artist seems like a routine drug overdose, until an anonymous phone call suggests otherwise.

  • Cold Squad - The Nanny (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    The Nanny

    Mickey teams with an old flame investigate the murder of a teenage nanny; a former Ambleton student turns up an apparent suicide.

  • Cold Squad - The One That Got Away (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    The One That Got Away

    The Ambleton case becomes even more weblike when the detectives learn that Sam Drainie and Karen Osborne were father and daughter.

  • Cold Squad - All in the Family (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    All in the Family

    Squad members begin to think the Ambleton student murders were committed by the same person, then their suspect becomes the victim of an apparent murder-suicide.

  • Cold Squad - Clean (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:


    A female inmate is murdered days before her scheduled release; an execution style murder ties in to the Ambleton cases.

  • Cold Squad - Picasso's Mistake (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Picasso's Mistake

    A dying serial killer confesses to only five of the six murders for which he was convicted, forcing Pawlichuck to face demons he thought he'd left behind.

  • Cold Squad - Family Ties (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Family Ties

    Nicco gets personally involved with the sister of a young junkie who needs to know who killed his mother 18 years earlier.

  • Cold Squad - Personal Politics (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Personal Politics

    Old cases and old wounds reopen with the murder of an abortionist; Frank moves to Toronto, and Len Harper, a homicide detective, joins the team.

  • Cold Squad - Faith (Season 4 Episode 20)
    Season 4 Episode 20:


    The squad races to reconstruct the case against a killer before he can strike again. With Julie Stewart and Stephen McHattie.

  • Cold Squad - Habeas Corpus (Season 4 Episode 19)
    Season 4 Episode 19:

    Habeas Corpus

    The misidentification of a corpse results in the release of a convicted killer; rumors fly that Cold Squad is to be disbanded.

  • Cold Squad - Vancouver Confidential (Season 4 Episode 18)
    Season 4 Episode 18:

    Vancouver Confidential

    A self-help guru may have motivated a client to commit murder; Christine's (Joely Collins) brother is arrested. With Julie Stewart and Stephen McHattie.

  • Cold Squad - The Unsinkable Iwa Gudang (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    The Unsinkable Iwa Gudang

    While probing the similar deaths of two sailors, Ali and Frank are quarantined along with the crew of a foreign ship.

  • Cold Squad - Predators (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:


    Ali (Julie Stewart) doubts the confession of a pedophile who admits to a 20-year-old murder. With Stephen McHattie.

  • Cold Squad - The Box (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    The Box

    The team races to get the goods on a former cop before he can escape to Mexico with $1 million in drug money.

  • Cold Squad - Check Mate (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    Check Mate

    The building is locked down when two robbery suspects take hostages in the squad room.

  • Cold Squad - Dead Soldiers (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Dead Soldiers

    Frank investigates the death of a war hero who was logged as a drunk bum three years before; Ali takes on the role of "Big Sister.".

  • Cold Squad - Loose Ends (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Loose Ends

    Frank and Nicco get suspended when their investigation hits too close to home; Mickey's probe of the Waterman murder uncovers more than a random carjacking.

  • Cold Squad - Loose Ends (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Loose Ends

    Nicco and Frank's investigation of a drug-related murder suggests police involvement; a woman is killed during a carjacking.

  • Cold Squad - My So Called Death (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    My So Called Death

    A youth's apparent suicide may instead be the work of bullies.

  • Cold Squad - Root Cause (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Root Cause

    Two of a polygamist's wives die under unusual circumstances; a violent home-invasion suspect proves tough to break.

  • Cold Squad - Court Appeal (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Court Appeal

    Courts rule evidence in a murder case inadmissible prior to a retrial.

  • Cold Squad - Trust (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:


    A tip leads officers to reopen a murder-suicide case; a secret kennel turns watchdogs into bloodthirsty killers.

  • Cold Squad - Slave to the Job (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Slave to the Job

    A tax fraud probe is linked to the unsolved murder of a silent partner in a string of massage parlors.

  • Cold Squad - Loyalties (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:


    Nicco's (Gregory Calpakis) loyalties are tested when a murder investigation points to his former partners. With Julie Stewart and Stephen McHattie.

  • Cold Squad - 24/7 (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:


    After a famous Russian hockey player is killed in a van accident and his family murdered, the investigation takes on an international dimension.

  • Cold Squad - Murder Farm (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Murder Farm

    An extra corpse turns up at the "body farm," where young detectives go to observe unclaimed cadavers in their natural state.

  • Cold Squad - Common Knowledge (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Common Knowledge

    The Cold Squad is forced to work on a case with Vancouver's answer to O.J. Simpson, Gray Larkin, a suspected murderer acquitted on all charges.

  • Cold Squad - A Good Death (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    A Good Death

    After firemen stumble over a mass grave in a suburban basement, the entire department mobilizes in search of a serial killer.

  • Cold Squad - Death by Intent (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Death by Intent

    Nicco and Frank disregard orders to stay out of the Anita Dunn case; Mickey is charged with the murder of Mrs. Gallanson.

  • Cold Squad - The Good, the Bad and the Dead (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    The Good, the Bad and the Dead

    The disappearance of a 20-year-old file leads the squad to reopen an investigation of the arson-murder of a foster mother of four.

  • Cold Squad - Life After Death (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Life After Death

    The discovery of what appears to be a 1970s snuff movie links to the murder of an avant garde film instructor.

  • Cold Squad - Dead End (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Dead End

    Solving the '80s murder of an unidentified teenage girl could help a serial killer beat a death sentence.

  • Cold Squad - Pretty Fly for a Dead Guy (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Pretty Fly for a Dead Guy

    Paint chips on a car found at the bottom of a lake link to the hit-and-run death of a rap star three years before.

  • Cold Squad - Death, A Love Story (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Death, A Love Story

    Ali mistakenly shoots an unarmed suspect during a marijuana bust; a knife found at the scene is a clue to a 10-year-old murder case.

  • Cold Squad - Death, Lies and Videotape (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Death, Lies and Videotape

    Unsolved murders plague the squad; Frank takes a leave of absence.

  • Cold Squad - Deadbeat Walking (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Deadbeat Walking

    A prisoner offers information about a double murder in return for early parole. With Julie Stewart and Stephen McHattie.

  • Cold Squad - The Naked and the Dead (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    The Naked and the Dead

    Sparks fly when McCormick and Coscarella team to probe murder accusations against a British rock star; a retired wrestler eludes Nicco and Mickey.

  • Cold Squad - First Deadly Sin (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    First Deadly Sin

    Inspector Pawlachuck forces Ali to see a psychiatrist; a murdered plastic surgeon numbered a detective among those whose fingerprints he removed.

  • Cold Squad - Deadly Games (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Deadly Games

    Legozzo lies in critical condition after a shootout; two murders are linked to a skinhead running a gun ring.

  • Cold Squad - Deadly Games (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Deadly Games

    The squad's success leads to expansion, and a furious Ali is transferred to a teaching position as a result.

  • Cold Squad - Nancy Seniuk (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    Nancy Seniuk

    The squad uncovers police corruption while investigating an old woman's murder.

  • Cold Squad - Gavin MacInnis (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Gavin MacInnis

    The probe of a series of hospice deaths prompts a moral crisis for Sgt. McCormick.

  • Cold Squad - Bobby Johnson (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Bobby Johnson

    Suspected child abuse raises suspicions about a death years earlier.

  • Cold Squad - Douglas Somerset (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Douglas Somerset

    Sam Fisher matches the remains of a skeleton against a list of missing persons and discovers the victim was an Anglican priest.

  • Cold Squad - The Kowalchuk Boy (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    The Kowalchuk Boy

    Forensic tests prove the body of a boy was mistakenly identified.

  • Cold Squad - Marilyn Larson (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Marilyn Larson

    A woman's repressed memories emerge, implicating her father in the death of her sister.

  • Cold Squad - Edmund Kritch (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Edmund Kritch

    A construction crew finds a headless, mummified body behind a demolished warehouse; Gallagher takes a post at Medicine Hat.

  • Cold Squad - Dwayne Douglas Smith (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Dwayne Douglas Smith

    The witness to an 8-year-old murder is forced to confront her past when Ali seeks her testimony. With Julie Stewart, Peter Wingfield.

  • Cold Squad - Willy Santayana (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Willy Santayana

    The suspicious hanging death of a teen in police custody reopens an old case with similar evidence.

  • Cold Squad - Chantal LaMorande (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Chantal LaMorande

    A drunk provides a clue to a 34-year-old murder investigation.

  • Cold Squad - Marcey Bennett (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Marcey Bennett

    Ali reopens the case of a 14-year-old girl's rape and murder after forensic tests cast doubt on the man convicted of the crime.

  • Cold Squad - Merv Doucette (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Merv Doucette

    McCormick and Logozzo (Julie Stewart, Michael Hogan) uncover a shocking twist to the murder of a seemingly normal retired teacher.

  • Cold Squad - Stanley Caron (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Stanley Caron

    Ali believes a recently released juvenile may be a serial killer.

  • Cold Squad - Jane Doe (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Jane Doe

    As the investigation continues into a 20-year-old murder spree, the Cold Squad is racked with internal strife.

  • Cold Squad - Jane Doe (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Jane Doe

    After a badly decomposed body is discovered, the team (Julie Stewart, Bob Frazer, Peter Wingfield) reopens a 20-year-old unsolved murder case.

  • Cold Squad - Amanda Millard (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Amanda Millard

    The investigation into the resurrection of a woman believed to have been killed in 1982 leads to a police informant and those who covered for him.

  • Cold Squad - Stephanie Jordan (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Stephanie Jordan

    The Squad begins to suspect a television news anchor of murdering his wife when the woman's body is discovered four years after her disappearance.

  • Cold Squad - Michelle Dorn (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Michelle Dorn

    The squad tries to lure a killer out of hiding five years after his heinous crime.

  • Cold Squad - Bob and May Lee (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Bob and May Lee

    The Squad begins an investigation after a homicide victim's gun is traced to an unsolved murder in Chinatown.

  • Cold Squad - Rita Brice (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Rita Brice

    McCormick tries to convince the wife of an abusive man to confess that she lied to cover for him on the night of his first wife's murder.

  • Cold Squad - Salty Cheever (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Salty Cheever

    The Squad investigates a prostitute (Tantoo Cardinal) who may be linked to the death of a drug addict (Ken Jones). With Michael Hogan.

  • Cold Squad - Taggert Family (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Taggert Family

    Gallagher goes under cover to prove a tip that a man was responsible for the murder of his wife and daughter three years earlier.

  • Cold Squad - Jane Klosky (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Jane Klosky

    An ex-husband is suspected of a nurse's decapitation 20 years earlier, then a similar case surfaces.

  • Cold Squad - Tess (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:


    A skull and a computer-generated image lead the squad to the parents of a 14-year-old rape victim.

  • Cold Squad - Janine Elston (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Janine Elston

    A former police officer asks the Cold Squad to help prevent his daughter's suspected murderer from being released from prison.

  • Cold Squad - Christopher Williams (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Christopher Williams

    A team of Vancouver detectives uses forensic and unconventional techniques to solve old cases. This episode: Two identical murders occur 20 years apart.