TV Series created by Lynda La Plante
Prime Suspect

About Jane Timoney, an iconoclastic female detective who has to make her bones in a tough New York precinct that is dominated by men.


Above Suspicion
ITV,

2009

| Drama, Crime, Thriller
Rating: 3/5

From the creative mind behind Prime Suspect, Above Suspicion followed DC Anna Travis, a rookie detective determined to prove herself in the male-dominated police department by solving a trail of gruesome murders left by an unknown serial killer.


Trial and Retribution
ITV,

1997

| Drama, Crime

Lynda La Plante presents a new way of looking at a crime drama in Trial And Retribution. Most crime dramas consist of the investigation or the trial, but the series includes the crime, investigation and the trial. The series is a gritty and serious drama that centers around the crimes, its detection and the characters who are involved in the crime and investigation.


Prime Suspect (UK)
ITV,

1991

| Drama
Rating: 4/5

This is a long-running occasional detective drama series starring Helen Mirren as DCI (later Detective Superintendent) Jane Tennison, based on stories by Linda La Plante. The show has won awards on both sides of the Atlantic.