Jill Jackson is working undercover in Sydney's murky drug world. Her sister Cassie's boyfriend is a lawyer doing pro bono work. He is also Cassie's supplier of cocaine. Seren Templeton spent two years in gaol for something she didn't do. Now she is ready to get her revenge on the man responsible. Things start to go awry when these worlds collide.
Detective Sergeant Jill Jackson is working undercover in Sydney's murky drug world. Living in a rundown flat and making unlikely friends, Jill sees first-hand what devastation the illegal drugs scene can wreak. Jill's sister Cassie has a new boyfriend, Christian Worthington. Like her, he is one of the beautiful people of Sydney. He is a high-flying lawyer doing pro bono work to keep a drug dealer out of gaol. He is also Cassie's supplier of cocaine and ice. When Cassie overdoses and is dumped at the hospital, her life begins to spiral out of control. Seren Templeton is just out of Silverwater Women's Correctional Centre. Two years in gaol away from her son for something she didn't do. And now she is ready to get her revenge on the man responsible. Things start to go awry when these worlds collide and Jill and Cassie meet on opposite sides of the law.
Dr Leah Giarratano has had a long career as a clinical psychologist. She is an expert in psychological trauma, sex offences and psychopathology and has had many years assessing psychopaths and treating their victims. She has worked in psychiatric hospitals, with the defence force, and in the corrections system with offenders who suffer severe personality disorders. She has assessed and treated survivors of just about every imaginable psychological trauma, including- hostages; war veterans; rape, assault and accident victims; and has worked with police, fire and ambulance officers. In 2009 Leah began her television career, presenting Channel 7 s top rating Beyond the Darklands program, on which Leah was the expert psychologist who delved into the psyche of Australia s most fearsome criminals.