Set in Toronto in the 1920s, a time when women could not become official police officers, the city’s only all-female private detective agency takes on the cases the police don’t dare touch. “Frankie Drake Mysteries” comes to Arizona PBS airs on Thursdays, starting Apr. 9 at 8 p.m.
Apr. 9: “Mother of Pearl”
Frankie is forced to partner with an unlikely ally when she’s the number one suspect in a jewelry heist.
Apr. 16: “Ladies in Red”
Frankie and Trudy are hired to root out communists at a factory, but things soon take a deadly turn.
Apr. 23: “Summer in the City”
When a body is found in a young man’s trunk, the case brings the ladies to the city’s upper crust.
Apr. 30: “Healing Hands”
Protecting a faith-healer unexpectedly takes the ladies into Toronto’s fledgling jazz scene.