Philomena ‘Phil’ McCarthy is a promising young officer in the London Metropolitan police.
everything changes when she is called to the scene of a domestic
assault. Unbeknownst to her, the abuser is a decorated detective and
Phil’s efforts to protect his girlfriend – Tempe Brown – from violence
result in Phil being unjustly struck from the force.
fallout, Phil begins to teach Tempe self-defence and they strike up a
tentative friendship. Tempe is thoughtful and sweet, and within a matter
of weeks the two women are inseparable – talking, socialising and
confiding their deepest secrets in one another. But something isn’t
right. Sinister things keep happening and, when a body is discovered,
Phil realises that Tempe is hiding deadly secrets of her own. Secrets
she is willing to kill for . . .