This recent miniseries is the most grown-up offering on this list, but it has a lot in common with Veronica Mars. The main character is a strong female detective who's dedicated to solving a crime in her small town, where she's also still dealing with a heinous crime committed against her in her teen years. Yes, Elisabeth Moss's character is basically Veronica grown up. And living in New Zealand.
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Source: The Sundance Channel