Beyond the Darklands analyses the psychology of violent criminals, and what we need to protect ourselves and loved ones. Made with the support of NZ on Air.
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Nigel investigates the life of Jason Somerville, an illiterate loner and necrophiliac, who murdered two women and hid their bodies under the floorboards of his home.
Nigel investigates the life of Brad Callaghan. A young, successful engineer who, seemingly out of the blue, beat the mother of his child, Carmen Thomas, to death.
Dean Wickliffe is a repeat offender who has twice-escaped from a maximum security prison. Nigel asks why punishment hasn't deterred Wickliffe from a life of crime, and what could.
Nigel Latta looks at the life of Cyndi Fairburn, who killed her ex-partner by colliding with another car while he clung to her car bonnet.
Nigel Latta looks at two brothers whose lives turned out very differently.
Nigel Latta looks at the death of 3 year-old Nia Glassie.
Nigel Latta looks at the life of convicted murderer and paedophile Peter Holdem.
Nigel Latta looks at how normal people cope when faced with a real life nightmare - losing a loved one through a violent crime.