The series "Aquarius" - a real investigation of real crimes, some embellished for emphasis and additional effects.
Los Angeles. End of 60-ies of the last century.
Sam Hodiak - Hollywood detective receives a message from the former longtime sweetheart Grace, where she tearfully begs find teenage daughter Emma Carne. The girl fell into the "family" - the sect led by Charles Manson. In search of the hero helps Brian Sheyf - officer working undercover, including integrated within the hippies Wednesday. Newfound companions have to get used to and learn a lot about the community leader, their values and customs. Since Emma has soaked atmosphere, propagation, Manson, it is necessary not only to find and pick up, but also to persuade no longer run on the ill-fated farm, but she goes again, after a little period of time after return.
Charles implants among the followers of the ideas of violence and depravity, becoming lost to the ultimate truth. Hodiak as anyone else, understands how dangerous this man is, so working on the case to the limit. However, Sam has other investigations, no less intriguing. High-profile crimes happen in the City of Angels is constant, and, oddly enough, they occasionally lead police everything besides to Manson and his entourage.
Acts "Family" cover more and more territory, as well as becoming more and more dangerous. Emma important for Charles, including as a symbol, and therefore confrontation with Hodiakom is gaining momentum day by day.