Kenda and a major crimes unit embark on a quest to bring a masked gunman to justice after an increase in brutal robberies occurs across the city. Kenda is confident they will catch their crimminal, but Kenda's case appears to go down in flames.
A decomposed body is found in a remote portion of Cheyenne Cañon Park. Kenda and his team search for the killer before the case goes cold, only to find another murder case on their hands. Kenda must find the connection to these cases before he loses his chances of finding his killer and allowing his soul to be tortured by allowing a case to go cold.
When Pamela Edwards is found shot through the heart, Lt. Joe Kenda's first task is to shield her young daughters from the horrendous scene. Soon police close in on her killer, ending with a white-knuckle car and foot chase across Colorado Springs.
When thirteen-year-old PJ Grant is found dead from a single gunshot wound to the head, Lt. Joe Kenda assumes it's a suicide. But when the physical evidence doesn't add up, it opens the door to a world of possibilities-from hatred to human sacrifice.
When uninvited guests crash a barrio birthday party, violence erupts-leaving Enrique Urrutia dead and potentially sparking a gang war. To keep the peace, Lt. Joe Kenda must crack an unwritten code of silence and bring Enrique's killer to justice.
When Keith Andrews is Killed. A man steps forward claiming he did it in self defense but Lt. Joe Kenda has his doubts. Then rights Icon Gretchen McRae is found decomposing in her house and that is not even the biggest secret on the premises.
A drive-by shooting leaves Van Terry dead; to crack the case, Lt. Joe Kenda must put his faith... in a burglar. Then...Cherie Bradley and her ex-boyfriend Anthony Carroll are found dead, and it's up to Kenda to discover which of their relatives did it.
Kenda is summoned to find a woman found by her son dead in her bathtub. Did she fall? Then Kenda is called to a body at a tattoo artist's home. There was a fight and lots of people not talking. Will Kenda solve the case?
When young Iraq War veteran Curtis Ashley ends up dead, Lt. Joe Kenda has to solve the slaying of a seemingly innocent victim using just a mere shred of evidence and his keen awareness of the criminal mind.
Vietnam War veteran Charles Walker is found unconscious, after a stabbing attack so savage even 45 units of blood couldn't save his life. It's up to Lt. Joe Kenda to follow the bloody trail of clues and piece together the victim's last moments.
When Johnny Crawford is killed in his easy chair, police are perplexed to learn he may have been shot over a musical instrument. But as Lt. Joe Kenda digs deeper, it soon becomes clear the young man wasn't killed for his own sins...but someone else's.
When a gunfight erupts at a local biker bar and claims the lives of two men, Lt. Joe Kenda must delve deep into the world of an infamous biker gang to determine if the cause behind the violent encounter was gang rivalry or something more personal.
It's New Year's Eve weekend, and in the midst of the revelry Miguel Mendez is beaten to death outside a convenience store. Lt. Joe Kenda faces a challenging investigation, his only clues coming from a drunken witness and Miguel's strange injuries.
George Ferribee, a loving son led astray by addiction, is found executed. When Lt. Joe Kenda learns the victim had recently been kidnapped, he assumes the crimes are related... but soon discovers things are much more complicated than he had expected.
In 1993, parts of Diane Pelkey's remains were found scattered in the woods. Michael Pelkey, says he saved her life earlier that year, after discovering she had taken pills in an attempted suicide. Can Lt. Kenda prove Pelkey murdered Diane?
A star athlete is gunned down just weeks before starting college, leaving his family heartbroken and detectives stumped; Lt. Joe Kenda pries into the victim's personal life and learns more about his last night on Earth.