DI Alec Hardy
|Appeared in||16 episodes|
|Occupation||Detective Inspector, Wessex Police|
|Family|| Daisy Hardy - Daughter|
Tess Henchard - Ex-wife
Detective Inspector Alec Hardy led the Wessex Police investigation into the murder of Danny Latimer. He also took the blame for a case failing previously in Sandbrook as a result key evidence being stolen from the car of his wife (Tess Henchard). He is known to suffer from severe heart arrhythmia, of which he did not inform his superiors, until which Ellie Miller became aware and referred him to the Chief Medical Officer. Recently a pacemaker was successfully implanted and his health has improved. He has had an up and down friendship with his colleague DS Ellie Miller whom he recruited to help him solve the Sandbrook case.
|Series 1||Series 2|