Budapest is a city of contrasts: Art Nouveau and Socialist architecture. A breath-taking film set and a place of stark reality. A drunken party city and a hub for organized crime between East and West.

This is where our crime stories, both realistic and authentic, are set. They are all about the dangerous and arduous process of gathering information for ongoing criminal investigations.

Fusing the genres of crime movie and spy film, the series establishes a link between Hungary and the three German-speaking countries Germany, Austria and Switzerland and is dominated by subject matter where the collection of information takes centre stage: economic crime, corruption, terrorism and organized crime.

The protagonist of the show is an experienced Hungarian chief inspector, Vera Dankó who recruits and handles informants and agents. Working together with these people is often difficult, mostly risky and always dangerous...