The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 30th May – Sunday 5th June)

This week we say goodbye to Apple+ TV’s Shining Girls (there will be a series review of that coming later this week), but other than that it’s as you were. Something big is coming next week, however, so stand by for that. Elsewhere, there’s also another chance to see BAFTA winner Jodie Comer in the excellent Thirteen from 2016 – the show that made her a name to watch out for. Enjoy!

1 Shining Girls *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE* *LAST IN SERIES*
S1
 E8/8
As Kirby’s reality spirals, she sets her sights on finally tracking down Harper.
Friday 3rd June, Apple+ TV

2 Y Golau *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E4/6

Sharon is on pins after Joe’s visit. DCI Parry visits Cat to warn her to stop fishing for information, but something he says to her makes her more determined than ever of uncovering the truth. When things become too much for Sharon, help arrives in an unexpected form.
Sunday 5th June, 9pm, S4C

3 The Flight Attendant *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODES*
S1 E3/8

A cryptic text leads Cassie to search for Megan in Reykjav√≠k, where Shane grows increasingly suspicious of his friend’s erratic travels.
Thursday 2nd June, 10.15pm, Sky Max

4 Silent Witness *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODES*
S25 E3&4/6

When a woman confesses to murdering her husband, the team must determine if all is as it seems. Meanwhile, Simone is shocked to be reunited with a detective from her childhood and struggles to untangle her past.
Monday 30th and Tuesday 31st May, 9pm, BBC One

5 We Hunt Together *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S2 E5/6

Haunted by visions from her past, Freddy makes a deadly confession that leaves her with no way out. Lola and Jackson investigate a shocking new lead, which throws up more questions.
Thursday 2nd June, 9pm, Alibi

6 Now And Then *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E5/8

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Friday 3rd June Apple+ TV

7 The Nordic Murders *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S3 E4

Ellen Norgaard’s first day back at work is a disaster when her son Jesper is kidnapped. When Rainer and Karin join forces to hunt for the child, Karin is put on the track of the suspect by a minor detail.
Friday 3rd June, 9pm, More4

8 The Perfect Mother *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E1-4/4

Convinced of her daughter’s innocence in a homicide, a devoted mother soon uncovers unsettling truths as the line between victim and perpetrator blurs.
Friday 3rd June, Netflix

9 The Staircase *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E7/8

Kathleen prepares for a Christmas to remember in 2001, while years later, Sophie continues her quest to prove Michael’s innocence.
Thursday 2nd June, 9pm, Sky Atlantic

10 Thirteen *REPEAT*
S1 E1/5

a woman who escapes and returns home after being held captive in a cellar for 13 years. The police face a desperate rush to confirm her identity when news of her escape reaches the press, and while her parents are overjoyed to have her home, her sister fears she may be an imposter. Meanwhile, the police search the house she claimed to have been held in – and discover evidence that contradicts her story.
Thursday 2nd June, 9pm, BBC Three