The series still continues Light Yagami who is still using the Death Note to kill criminals, with the help of Shinigami Ryuk. In the mean time, Light's girlfriend, Misa Amane finds another Death Note, dropped by Shinigami, Rem. The Kira Investigation team, including Light's father Soichiro Yagami and L.Lawliet, begin to suspect Light and Misa and decide to interrogate them to see if anymore strange murders happen while they are interrogated. Due to Light and Misa being interrogated, the Death Note, belonging to Rem lands in possession of Kiyomi Takada, a television reporter, who has just received a promotion. When a colleague tells her that she did not deserve a promotion. Later Takada writes her colleauge's name in the Death Note, as a result her colleauge dies in a car accident. After seeing a program broadcasted on T.V. (which Takada was unaware that it was a trap), she then, receives Shinigami eyes, allowing her to kill without writing names in the Death Note, she starts killing those who get in her way. When a man who knows about the Death Note requests to see her, she discovers that she has been fooled by the Kira investigation team and Light, who has hidden Death Note paper in his watch, kills her. Light begins working with the team and Misa goes back home. Light who is now working both sides finds the second death note and writes down Misa's name. Rem who does not want Misa to die sacrifices himself and he turns to sand in order to keep Misa alive. Because Light's plan has worked perfectly he is now in control. He also writes down Watari's(L's most trusted companion's) name and he dies as well. After some more work in the Kira team, Light tells Misa he thinks that Ryuzaki is L and plans to kill him. Light's father lies and says he is going to America but in fact stays.