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Objects Of Desire
Series 8, Episode 6
Air date 8 August 2011
Written by Roy Mitchell & Danny Miller
Directed by Kenny Glenaan
Episode guide
Moving Target
The Gentleman Vanishes

Objects Of Desire was the sixth episode of the eighth series of New Tricks.


Sandra's old flame DCI Larson, head of the Met's arts and antiques squad, asks the team to reinvestigate the murder of antiques dealer Mal Baxter. His death was originally thought to be the result of a burglary gone wrong, but new evidence suggests Baxter was a police informant while conducting underhanded deals.