Genre: Crime, Mystery, Documentary
Premise: This true-crime series tells stories of murders that have been committed against the backdrop of the rugged Alaskan wilderness. Though picturesque, the setting of the 49th state is unforgiving as are the murderers featured on the show. Each episode goes into detail about the sadistic acts of a killer, painting a psychological picture of what goes through the perpetrator's mind when committing the evil act against the victim. The crimes take place all over the state, from cities like Anchorage to a remote mountain hideaway in Manley Hot Springs.
On an icy January morning in Connecticut, a murdered woman is found dumped in the snow; police fear she is the victim of a serial predator, then the case goes cold until an intrepid reporter makes a daring move to help stop a killer in his tracks.
A family vanishes in the dead of winter, and Nebraska police must determine whether the family has decided to leave town or fallen victim to foul play; a daughter's search helps investigators uncover a sinister plot fueled by revenge and greed.