Efforts to solve mysterious deaths are sometimes motivated by compassion for the victim and sometimes by politics or other institutional reasons. While the cast is primarily Caucasian, some of the detectives, forensic examiners, criminals, and victims are of various ages and come from diverse racial, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds.
Contains descriptions of violent acts, including murder, child molestation, and other sexual crimes. Bloody crime scenes are sometimes visible. Murder victims are sometimes shown in the morgue or undergoing pathological study.
Occasional references to sexual behavior (usually violent) within the context of criminal investigations. Da Vinci supports the creation of a "red-light district" to protect Vancouver's sex workers.
Fairly mild -- "damn," "hell," etc.
Drinking, Drugs & Smoking
Alcohol and tobacco products occasionally visible. References to drug and alcohol abuse and occasional references to drug trafficking.