Violent men holding a grudge are at the top of a suspect list when an anti-domestic violence campaigner is viciously bludgeoned to death.
Ross and Reid investigate a mutilated body discovered on a remote island, but find the inhabitants unwilling to assist.
The team have a difficult investigation on their hands when the body of a young medical student is found in a park.
A taxi driver is found dead in his cab outside the premises of a jeweler.
The team are called to a hospital where a doctor has been attacked by an assailant carrying a lethal syringe of drugs.
When company lawyer Richard Flett is found shot to death, the Taggart team investigate the dead man's business dealings in order to find the culprit.
DCI Burke's personal life comes to the fore as the team are called to the countryside of Fenmore after a farmer is killed in a suspicious fire.
Billy McCree is found dead in his workshop and recently-released prisoner Jim Naysmith is the prime suspect for his murder.
A famous horror novelist is found murdered in an alley the morning after a prestigious book launch.
A boxing promoter is found strangled, and while Ross breaks the news to his widow, Burke and Reid interview the previous night's fighters.
Ross investigates the case of a dead prostitute found floating in a river.
Murder strikes the staff of a struggling football club.
A radio therapist returns home to find his wife electrocuted.
Inspector Jardine's team clash with officers from another station when the body inside a car wreckage is identified as that of a popular police officer.
There are a series of drug-related murders, but the residents are reluctant to talk to the police.
The Taggart team investigate the apparently motiveless murder of a woman thrown from a bridge.
Jardine and Reid invistigate a series to killings while at the Crawford Hotel hosting the Strathclyde CID annual dinner.
After a convicted murderer is released from prison, the members of her family begin to die mysteriously.
An outwardly respectable escort agency comes under investigation when a young woman is murdered.
Three men are murdered at a boarding school.
The apparently motiveless murder of a businessman leads Reid and Jardine into a web of blackmail and intrigue at a matrimonial agency.
A mystery drug turns a museum security man into a killer.
Bizarre kidnapping and murders; Jardine's brother reappears.
Jardine and Reid are called in to investigate a bullion robbery, buried treasure and bitter rivalries when a gangster is found murdered.
Jardine assumes a murder must be the result of a domestic disturbance, until a second killing occurs.
The murder of an architect leads to the crime's reconstruction.
Two bodies are found floating in the pool of a glamorous country house.
Hypnosis leads to a young girl drowning in the channel.
Taggart oversees an investigation involving drugs, deception, theft and murder.
A man is murdered in what appears to be a satanic ritual killing.
Nominees for a Scottish literature prize are targeted for violence.
A woman's death triggers an investigation into the activities of a fertility clinic.
Murder results when a gangster decides to testify against his boss. With Mark McManus, Barbara Horne.
Sean O'Donnell's trial is temporarily stopped; Ian Duncan identifies the body of his wife; Peter Strachan is found murdered in the bath; Stuart Barbour dies a gruesome death.
A 12-year-old believes there is a connection between a cottage in the woods and the murder of his father.
Worried his wife is having an affair, a police sergeant (Alexander Morton) leaves the scene of a crime to spy on his wife, only to find her brutally murdered.
Taggart unofficially investigates a series of murders at a fashionable health resort.
Taggart (Mark McManus) suspects a serial rapist known as 'The Mechanic' in the murder of a research scientist.
Taggart investigates the death of a businessman.
Taggart (Mark McManus) reveals new evidence against Danny Lal; Reid (Blythe Duff) finds Lisanne Archer (Sandy McDade) with her throat cut.
Detective Taggart (Mark McManus) investigates a snake robbery and an unsolved murder case.
Taggart (Mark McManus) investigates two murders which have only one thing in common, a Renard key ring.
While investigating a body found in a crushed car, Taggart (Mark McManus) and Jardine (James MacPherson) find a link between the drug world and the art world.
Detective Taggart (Mark McManus) suspects the victim's family until another similar murder occurs.
Detective Taggart (Mark McManus) connects a jewel raid in London to a gypsy death.
Detective Taggart (Mark McManus) attempts to connect two murders and an election.
Detective Taggart (Mark McManus) travels to the Scottish Highlands to investigate a young girl's death.
Two men ambush a delivery van; Taggart investigates the death of a girl.
Detective Taggart's (Mark McManus) investigation of a suspicious suicide leads him to the dead woman's family in Germany.
Taggart investigates a case involving forgery, extortion and murder; guests Kenny Ireland, John Kane, Gordon Kane.
A man dreams of danger to his family, and several people die from apparent food poisoning; guest James Cosmo.
Inspector Taggart (Mark McManus) learns a masseur was stabbed to death before being shot. With Diane Keen, James MacPherson, Iain Anders, Harriet Buchan.
A murder weapon is found covered with a dead man's fingerprints; Davidson receives a voodoo doll in his likeness.
A homosexual suspected of being a deranged killer learns the identity of 'The Bowman'; guest Sheila Grier.