Title Profile & Character Information

Death of a Policeman

Annotation
From the author of the Agatha Raisin television series..."DEATH OF A POLICEMAN: A Hamish Macbeth MysteryLocal police stations all over the Scottish Highlands are being threatened with closure. This presents the perfect opportunity for Detective Chief Inspector Blair, who would love nothing more than to get rid of Sergeant Hamish Macbeth. Blair suggests that Cyril Sessions, a keen young police officer, visit the town of Lochdubh to monitor exactly what Macbeth does every day. Macbeth hears about Blair's plan and is prepared to insure that Cyril returns back to headquarters with a full report. But Cyril is soon found dead and Hamish quickly becomes the prime suspect in his murder.

Characters
NameMacbeth, Hamish
GenderMale
OccupationPolice sergeant
TraitScottish

GenreFiction
Mystery
    --Police procedural
    --Cozy
    --Humorous
Suspense
TopicsPolice
Murder investigations
False accusations
Blackmail
Breaking and entering
Vandalism
Village life
Search for truth
SettingScotland
Village