Sir Arthur Conan Doyles Sherlock Holmes i modern tappning. Sherlock Holmes arbetar i dagens London tillsammans med doktor Watson. Modern teknik tillsammans med Sherlocks skarpa hjärna gör arbetet med att lösa brott till en barnlek. Men vems lek är frågan då Moriarty drar i trådarna i bakgrunden.
Holmes and Watson travel to Europe to escape Moriarty's vengeance.
The fourth series begins with the nation’s favourite detective, the mercurial Sherlock Holmes, back once more on British soil, as Doctor Watson and his wife, Mary, prepare for their biggest ever challenge - becoming parents for the first time.
Sherlock is back, but will things ever be the same again?
A Royal scandal, a dazzling game of cat and mouse. The seductive Irene Adler is cold, calculating, brilliant. Has Sherlock finally met his match?
When a chance encounter brings soldier John Watson into Sherlock's life, it's apparent the two men couldn't be more different, but Sherlock's intellect coupled with John's pragmatism soon forges an unbreakable alliance as they investigate a series of baffling cases together.