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Prime Suspect 1973Prime Suspect 1973
ITV, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller
Rating: 3.9/5

The much-anticipated prequel to Prime Suspect, Tennison [w/t], has begun filming on location in London. Stefanie Martini (Doctor Thorne, Endeavour, Emerald City), Sam Reid (Belle, The Riot Club) and Blake Harrison (Dad's Army, The Inbetweeners) join forces to star in the 6 x 60 minute series which portrays the young Jane Tennison (Stefanie Martini) at the beginning of her career, revealing why she became such a complex and formidable character in the Metropolitan Police. Sam Reid and Blake Harrison are cast as Jane's superiors DCI Len Bradfield and DS Spencer Gibbs. Alun Armstrong (New Tricks, Little Dorrit), Ruth Sheen (Unforgotten, Inside No.9), Lex Shrapnel (Medici: Masters of Florence) and Jay Taylor (Promise) are cast as crime family members Clifford, Renee, John and David Bentley. Jessica Gunning (Jericho, Fortitude) is also cast as fellow WPC Kath Morgan alongside Andrew Brooke (Babylon, Da Vinci's Demons) as Jane's senior officer Sergeant Harris. Nick Sidi (Silent Witness, DCI Banks) and Geraldine Somerville (Silent Witness, New Tricks) are cast as Jane's parents, Andrew and Joyce.


Black Ops (2023)Black Ops (2023)
BBC One, 2023 Running | Comedy, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Black Ops is the story of Dom and Kay, who join the Met Police in the hope of cleaning up their community but are unwittingly thrust into the murky world of deep cover infiltration as they become part of a powerful criminal enterprise. But for Dom and Kay it quickly becomes more of a fiasco than Donnie Brasco...


Life of CrimeLife of Crime
ITV, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime
Rating: 1/5

This is a crime drama series starring Hayley Atwell as risk-taking policewoman Denise Woods. The series follows her life and career as she she progresses through the Metropolitan Police Force.


The Met: Policing LondonThe Met: Policing London
BBC One, 2015 Running | Crime, Lifestyle, Documentary
Rating: 3/5

This is a documentary series filmed over the course of a year. The cameras follow officers from Britain's biggest and busiest police service as they deal with life, death, crime and its victims all over London.


The CommanderThe Commander
ITV, 2003 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery
Rating: 3/5

There are only four female commanders in the Metropolitan Police and only one of them specialises in murder. The Commander stars Amanda Burton as Commander Clare Blake, who is the Commander of the homicide devision, who's team consists of the sinister D.C.I. Hedges, played by Matthew Marsh, who is against her from the beginning. The Commander was created by Lynda La Plante, who has created other police dramas, such as Prime Suspect and Trial and Retribution. It is made by her production company La Plante Productions and broadcast on the ITV network. The role was created especially for Amanda Burton after La Plante saw her in an episode of Silent Witness.


Bent Coppers: Crossing the Line of DutyBent Coppers: Crossing the Line of Duty
BBC Two, 2021 On Hiatus | Crime, History, Documentary

Bent Coppers: Crossing the Line of Duty explores the dirty secrets behind London's policing with a story of corruption that goes to the very top of the Met and leads to the formation of the first internal anti-corruption unit, A10, which inspired the BBC drama Line of Duty.


The ViceThe Vice
ITV, 1999 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime

Ken Stott stars as DI Pat Chappel, an officer in the Metropolitan Police Vice Squad. A dedicated copper, who perhaps has spent too much time among the sleaze. He is both passionate and compassionate, regarding the prostitutes and rent boys in his patch as the victims, but he's definitely no friend to the pimps and crimelords of Soho.


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