Hard-nosed on the outside, conflicted on the inside, Alex Sage is an independent-spirited investigator devoted to her job. Finding the truth is difficult living in a time when the State is all powerful and memories are prized at a cost.

When Alex discovers a dead brunette in a white lab coat, something doesn't add up. At first, it appeared the memory storage employee had just been in the way. An unexpected casualty. But why had the murderer stolen something useless? There had to be more to the story.

She was already walking a fine line at work. One more impulsive mistake and she was out of a job. She couldn't let her dad have the satisfaction of saying "I told you so." But was finding the murderer and exposing the truth more important than her own safety?

Right when she thinks all is lost, a mysterious stranger appears with a tip. Is it enough to find the murderer and solve the case?