Silent Witness is a crime thriller series, produced for the BBC, focusing on a team of forensic pathology experts and their investigations into various crimes. First broadcast in 1996, and still airing as of the present day. Emilia Fox (Dr Nikki Alexander), William Gaminara (Professor Leo Dalton), and Tom Ward (Dr Harry Cunningham) star as a team of forensic pathologists uncovering the truth behind suspicious deaths. Although sometimes criticized for being too gruesome, it remains one of the most watched BBC television dramas.
The fifteenth series of the show began airing on April 1, 2012.