Chenoa Campbell is a feisty detective who believes as a woman she has to constantly prove herself. When her ex-partner is gunned down, she vows she won't rest until she finds his killer. However, in order to work on the case, Chenoa must partner with Zearl Sinclair, a man from her past who still manages to send her body into overdrive. Zearl Sinclair has had his share of disappointments and has closed his heart to the possibility of love. After returning home and joining the local police department, Zearl is surprised to find that his new partner is Chenoa Campbell, his best friend's younger sister. He’s not interested in "babysitting" Chenoa, however, the desire brewing between them is hard to resist. Can Chenoa and Zearl find love in the heat of danger?