In this tightly-wound thriller, Detective Alex Cross is in crisis mode after the President's son and daughter are abducted.
Alex Cross is one of the first on the scene of the kidnapping. But someone is using the FBI, Secret Service and CIA to keep him off the case and in the dark.
And if that isn’t bad enough, a deadly contagion was released into the water supply, causing catastrophic damage. To save the day, Alex makes a decision that goes against everything he believes in – one that may alter the fate of the entire country.