When Merry Jackson tries to help her daughter, Lori, break free from her abusive boyfriend, both their lives end up in grave danger.
When a mechanic falls ill, his 12-year-old son LJ Bobish wonders how they will cope financially. Secret meetings in the family's garage lead to a fatal visit.
The Minor family move to North Carolina after a big promotion for mum Grace. But her husband's resentment soon explodes into a night of horror.
Gina Edwards' dreams of her cousin living close by are dashed when her aunt's live-in boyfriend starts showing a darker side - and the women fight for their lives.
When Gabby McKenzie starts seeing a new man after a bad breakup with her son's father, it's not long before her family home becomes a violent war zone.
After Heather Reid's half-sister Maryann moves in with her and her parents, the once-orderly household is soon rife with tension that escalates to murder.