Torchwood, a spin-off from the popular sci-fi show Doctor Who, follows a group of investigators working for the secret organization of the same name. Set in Cardiff, Wales the team specialise in alien technology that has landed on Earth, and crime, whether it be alien or human. The mysterious Captain Jack Harkness is the leader of the equally mysterious Torchwood, and vows to guard humanity against alien threats. Curious PC Gwen Cooper accidentally discovers the group, and soon becomes entangled in a series of events. This leads up to her being hired, and becoming involved in the exciting affairs of the organization.
Torchwood - Children of Earth is a mini series where aliens want our children and Jack and the remaining members of Torchwood are the only line of defense.