The Railway Killers

Series 1

Series 1, Episode 3

1.5 27 x
The final instalment of The Railway Killers begins in 1997, nine years after John Duffy has been sentenced to life for murder and rape. But he wasn’t alone in these crimes, and after almost a decade of silence, he starts to talk. After revealing the name of his accomplice, over 100 police officers join the race to bring th...

Series 1, Episode 2

4.0 22 x
As the second instalment of The Railway Killers begins, police are desperately trying to find the two men responsible for the sadistic murders of Maartje Tamboezer and Alison Day, before the killers have a chance to strike again. In a time before DNA revolutionised policing, detectives have one clue: one of the killers lea...

Series 1, Episode 1

2.5 38 x
The first episode of The Railway Killers takes us back to a time when the streets of London were plagued by muggings and sexual assaults, and an under-resourced police force were struggling to keep control. On a wintry night in December 1985, 19-year-old Alison Day goes missing after getting off a train – and her disappear...