Ride shotgun with Vision TV this May with our collection of crime-busting shows celebrating Cops On The Beat, including Blue Bloods, Dark Blue, Above Suspicion and more.
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Blue Bloods – Season 1
This acclaimed drama series follows the Reagan family of NYPD officers, headed by police commissioner dad Frank (Tom Selleck). Middle son Joe died in the line of duty, and it’s up to siblings Jamie and Erin to pick up his unfinished business.
Reno 911! – Seasons 1-3
Prefer your law with a pinch of salt? Try spoof show Reno 911!, which pokes fun at the ever-so dramatic series Cops (among others). It follows the brave men and women of Washoe County Sheriff’s Department in Reno as they attempt to keep the casino-crammed streets safe.
Above Suspicion – Series 1-3
This ITV drama series is based on the novels by Lynda La Plante, featuring heroine DC Anna Travis. A must-see for fans of Prime Suspect, these two- and three-part mysteries focus on grisly murders with some gripping plot twists.
Justified – Seasons 1-2
Graham Yost’s critically acclaimed show stars Timothy Olyphant as old-fashioned lawman Deputy US Marshal Raylan Givens. As a result of a ‘justified’ shooting, Givens is reassigned from Florida to Lexington in Kentucky, a rural mining district that includes his home town.
Dark Blue – Seasons 1-2
Set on the mean streets of LA, Dark Blue revolves around undercover cop Carter Shaw. He and his fellow officers are loyal to each other in the extreme, and fully committed to bringing down the baddest baddies.
And if the sound of those sirens has left you wanting more, check out classic cop capers in Starsky & Hutch – Seasons 1-4 (from 24 May), vintage British drama Cracker – Series 1, as well as the lauded US series Castle.
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