The BEST Episodes of Due South

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 2, 2019

Network: CTV

Benton Fraser comes to Chicago in an attempt to find out who killed his father. After solving the murder, he decides to stick around and work for the local Canadian consulate. He has made friends with a local detective, Ray Vecchio, whose sister, Francesca, has a major crush on him. Although Vecchio is often confused by Benton's strange way of doing things and Benton is often confused by how things are done south of the border, the two get along famously.

Victoria's Secret (2)

#1 - Victoria's Secret (2)

Season 1 - Episode 21

When a woman from Fraser's past shows up in Chicago, he is drawn to her again, but not only is she hiding a secret, she's running from another man.

star 8.71
14 votes
Directors: Paul Haggis
Writers: Paul Haggis, David Shore
The Gift of the Wheelman

#2 - The Gift of the Wheelman

Season 1 - Episode 10

Fraser and Ray try to help out Del, a witness to a bank robbery, only to learn that he's protecting his father, who they need to convince to show a good front for his impressionable son.

star 8.55
20 votes
Writers: Paul Haggis

#3 - North

Season 2 - Episode 1

A plane crash blinds Fraser and strands the pair in the wilderness. Fraser and Ray's vacation to Canada to rebuild his father's cabin doesn't go as planned when it turns out the pilot of their airplane is actually an escaped felon. The felon jumps out of the plane, causing it to crash. Fraser is blinded in the crash, and eventually loses the use of his legs. Ray tries to carry Fraser out of the woods, and the two cops still have to catch the felon, while dealing with the ghosts of their two fathers.

star 8.44
18 votes
Juliet is Bleeding

#4 - Juliet is Bleeding

Season 2 - Episode 7

Ray is convinced that he's found Guardino's killer in mafia boss Frank Zuko, but is torn when he realises he's the brother of his childhood sweetheart, Irene Zuko.

star 8.44
16 votes
Writers: Kathy Slevin, Jeff F. King

#5 - Vault

Season 2 - Episode 2

During a bank robbery, Fraser and Ray are trapped in a time-locked, water-filled vault. After Ray is declared dead due to a mix-up with the insurance company, Fraser and Ray go to Ray's bank, where the end up in the middle of a robbery, running into someone they've met before...Morgan. Fraser and Ray lock themselves in the vault and Fraser sets off the sprinkler system, hoping to hit the criminals with a tidal wave of water. Meanwhile, Frannie is waiting in Ray's car outside, and enters the building, thereby becoming a hostage.

star 8.42
19 votes
Heaven and Earth

#6 - Heaven and Earth

Season 1 - Episode 19

Fraser takes an interest in a homeless man who accuses him of kidnapping a young girl.

star 8.41
17 votes
Writers: Phil Bedard, Larry Lalonde
The Ladies' Man

#7 - The Ladies' Man

Season 4 - Episode 3

Ray has misgivings when Beth Botrelle, a woman he arrested years ago for murdering her police officer husband,is scheduled to be executed. Accompanied by Fraser, he tracks down evidence that proves her innocense.

star 8.33
9 votes
Writers: John Krizanc
You Must Remember This

#8 - You Must Remember This

Season 1 - Episode 11

Ray finally finds the woman of his dreams only to find out she's an illegal arms dealer.

star 8.32
22 votes
Writers: Peter Lefcourt
A Hawk and a Handsaw

#9 - A Hawk and a Handsaw

Season 1 - Episode 12

Fraser poses as a mental patient to investigate strange occurrences in a mental institution.

star 8.30
27 votes
Writers: David Shore, Paul Haggis
Burning Down The House

#10 - Burning Down The House

Season 3 - Episode 1

Fraser returns from vacation to a blazing apartment and a new partner, Stanley Ray Kowalski. After trashing half of Canada in pursuit of a felonious litterer, Fraser is contacted by Ray, who says he can't pick the Mountie up when he arrives back in Chicago. When Fraser gets home, he finds his apartment building gone: all that remains is a pile of blackened rubble, the result of a 'performance arsonist.' Worse yet, when he arrives at the precinct, he finds a stranger masquerading as Ray Vecchio and, curiously, no one seems to realize this except Fraser. Fraser decides to go along with this ruse, all the while utilizing a variety of detection techniques (fingerprints, dental imprints, etc.) as he tries to unravel who the mysterious person is who now answers to the name Ray Vecchio. Along the way, Ray's house is torched (Fraser rescues both Frannie and her perpetually unemployed brother-in-law, Tony, but the goldfish befalls a foul fate when Diefenbaker eats him). Fraser finds more eviden

star 8.29
14 votes
Writers: Paul Gross
Seeing Is Believing

#11 - Seeing Is Believing

Season 3 - Episode 5

Thatcher, Kowalski, and Welsh all see a murder at a local mall, and the daughter of a wealthy man is implicated in the killing. It takes a lot of fancy footwork on Fraser's part to prove the identity of the real killer.

star 8.25
12 votes
Directors: Steve DiMarco
Writers: Michael Teversham
Call Of The Wild (2)

#12 - Call Of The Wild (2)

Season 4 - Episode 13

Fraser and Kowalski pursue an arms dealer to the Yukon, where they join forces with Buck Frobisher's detachment.

star 8.25
12 votes
Directors: Steve DiMarco
Writers: Paul Gross, R.B. Carney

#13 - Witness

Season 2 - Episode 3

Ray is jailed for contempt of court; Fraser gets arrested to protect him.

star 8.23
18 votes
A Cop, a Mountie and a Baby

#14 - A Cop, a Mountie and a Baby

Season 1 - Episode 9

The guys think a baby found in Ray's car was destined for black-market adoption.

star 8.22
23 votes
Directors: Steve DiMarco
Writers: Kathy Slevin
Chicago Holiday (2)

#15 - Chicago Holiday (2)

Season 1 - Episode 8

While trying to protect Christina Nichols from not only the killers after her but also herself, Fraser spends some time in a bondage club, and even gets to have a wild ride down an escalator while he tries to teach Christina the value of growing up.

star 8.22
23 votes
Directors: Lyndon Chubbuck
Writers: Jeff F. King, Paul Haggis
The Blue Line

#16 - The Blue Line

Season 1 - Episode 16

Fraser's childhood pal, an egotistic hockey player, is bribed to throw a game.

star 8.20
15 votes
Writers: David Shore

#17 - Mask

Season 2 - Episode 6

When valuable aboriginal masks are stolen from a museum, Fraser and Ray have to find the culprits.

star 8.19
15 votes
Writers: Jeff F. King
The Man Who Knew Too Little

#18 - The Man Who Knew Too Little

Season 1 - Episode 14

Fraser and Ray pick up a lonely guy who poses as a fugitive to get companionship.

star 8.15
20 votes
Writers: Frank Siracusa
Chicago Holiday (1)

#19 - Chicago Holiday (1)

Season 1 - Episode 7

Fraser is hired to protect Christina Nichols, the daughter of a visiting Canadian diplomat. Christina is determined to get rid of the latest in a long line of chaperones, but she runs into Janice DeLuca in a bathroom, and ends up with something that Eddie Beets wants desperately...and will kill to get.

star 8.14
22 votes
Directors: Jeffrey Lynch
Writers: Jeff F. King, Paul Haggis
Mojo Rising

#20 - Mojo Rising

Season 4 - Episode 4

After a voodoo priest dies in a cell, his body disappears from the morgue.

star 8.11
9 votes
Directors: Bruce Pitman
Writers: Frank Siracusa
The Wild Bunch

#21 - The Wild Bunch

Season 1 - Episode 15

Diefenbaker, straying from the apartment, is impounded.

star 8.11
19 votes
Writers: Kathy Slevin, Jeff F. King
Letting Go

#22 - Letting Go

Season 1 - Episode 22

Hospitalized Fraser takes interest in an apparent crime. In the aftermath of 'Victoria's Secret', Fraser finds himself hospitalized, recovering from Ray's bullet. The two friends try to get past this bump in their friendship. Meanwhile, Fraser and his physical therapist, Jill Kennedy get drawn into a blackmail and murder case, partially witnessed through Fraser's hospital window.

star 8.08
13 votes
Writers: Jeff F. King, Kathy Slevin
Easy Money

#23 - Easy Money

Season 4 - Episode 2

Fraser's childhood mentor(Tom Quinn)arrives in Chicago with the hope of stopping a U.S. company from constructing a hydro dam that will leave his northern village under water.

star 8.08
13 votes
Writers: David Shore
Good For The Soul

#24 - Good For The Soul

Season 4 - Episode 8

Ray arrests a mob boss for minor assault, and Fraser is determined to make it stick.

star 8.07
14 votes
Writers: Peter Mohan
They Eat Horses, Don't They?

#25 - They Eat Horses, Don't They?

Season 1 - Episode 4

When a little boy gets sick from eating meat purchased from a local grocery, Fraser investigates and learns that it's actually horse meat. He begins making the rounds of the auction houses, and not only does he find out who the culprit is, he also finds romance with an attractive horsewoman.

star 8.07
29 votes
Directors: Timothy Bond
Writers: Stephen Neigher