Anders plays a nurse, newly arrived in Southern California, who finds that her sister has committed suicide. She gets help from police sergeant Devlin, her sister's former husband, and it is soon discovered that the girl had a baby, but the owner of the hospital where she delivered the
baby denies she was ever there. Anders gets a job at the hospital and uncovers the proper records. She also discovers that hospital owner Beregi has been operating a black market baby ring to support his heroin addiction and had sold the dead woman's child to a wealthy childless couple.