Somebody is killing Chief Stanley Norton’s friends and associates one by one, and he’s worried he’ll be next. When a prominent judge is murdered, the pressure in the precinct ratchets up. Chief Norton assigns his best two detectives—Jack McGuire and John Pate—to solve the puzzling case. But the criminal always seem to be one step ahead, and the killings continue. Then Jack makes a shocking discovery that has everything to do with what happened twenty-five years ago….