Hometown: A Killing

March 2020

Series 1: 8. Informers

4.0 7 x
Another tragic killing leads Mobeen to examine the tactics police are using to deal with the new threat of extreme violence that is spilling out onto the streets.

Series 1: 7. Turf War

3.0 15 x
After publishing a story about drugs and violence in his hometown, journalist Mobeen Azhar returns to Huddersfield to face his critics.
July 2019

Series 1: 6. Consequences

1.0 45 x
As publication of Mobeen’s article gets closer, a life sentence for a local gangster sheds new light on the night Yassar died and makes action against the drug trade more urgent.

Series 1: 5. Double Lives

3.0 11 x
Journalist Mobeen Azhar tries to find answers. Is the heroin trade in West Yorkshire the best-kept secret, or is his community simply turning a blind eye to what’s happening?
June 2019

Series 1: 4. The Kingpin

4.0 16 x
Mobeen joins the dots between street violence in Huddersfield and the international heroin trade linking West Yorkshire and Pakistan.

Series 1: 3. The Verdict

3.0 20 x
As the trial linked to Yassar Yaqub’s death closes, revelations emerge about who he really was, and Mobeen learns the truth about who runs the drugs trade in his hometown.

Series 1: 2. Rumours

3.0 33 x
Mobeen Azhar investigates rumours about Yassar Yaqub, and a trial linked to Yaqub begins. With street violence escalating, Mobeen explores drug-related crime in the area.

Series 1: 1. A Killing

1.0 96 x
Journalist Mobeen Azhar returns to Huddersfield to write about the death of Yassar Yaqub, but a wall of silence and violence in the streets suggest there is a bigger story in town