Top 25 Crime TV Shows

My top 25 Crime TV shows.
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1.
New Tricks (2003 TV Series)
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Three retired police officers are drafted in to solve cold cases, with a touch of comedy and drama (60 mins.)
 
2.
The Equalizer (1985 TV Series)
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A retired Intelligence Agent turned private detective helps various threatened clients to equalize the odds. (60 mins.)
 
3.
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989 TV Series)
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From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions. (100 mins.)
 
4.
Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel (1987 TV Movie)
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During a stay at one of London's most elegant and venerable hotels Miss Marple uncovers a sinister undercurrent of corruption and murder beneath Bertram's stuffy veneer. (110 mins.)
Director: Mary McMurray
“ All the Ms Marple TV movies esp with Joan Hickson as Ms Marple ” - khanrhine
 
5.
Midsomer Murders (1997 TV Series)
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A veteran DCI and his young sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County. (90 mins.)
 
6.
Inspector Morse (1987 TV Series)
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Inspector Morse has an ear for music, a taste for beer and a nose for crime. He sets out with Sergeant Lewis to solve each intriguing case. (100 mins.)
 
7.
Foyle's War (2002 TV Series)
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As WW2 rages around the world, DCS Foyle fights his own war on the home-front as he investigates crimes on the south coast of England. Later series sees the retired detective working as an MI5 agent operating in the aftermath of the war. (90 mins.)
 
8.
Judge John Deed (2001 TV Series)
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Sir John Deed, a High Court judge, tries to seek real justice in the cases before him.
 
9.
A Touch of Frost (1992 TV Series)
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DI Jack Frost is an unconventional policeman with sympathy for the underdog and an instinct for moral justice. Sloppy, disorganized and disrespectful, he attracts trouble like a magnet. (105 mins.)
 
10.
Inspector Lewis (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Inspector Robert Lewis and Sergeant James Hathaway solve the tough cases that the learned inhabitants of Oxford throw at them. (90 mins.)
 
11.
Kavanagh QC (1995 TV Series)
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A crusty barrister oversees difficult criminal cases while dealing with the demands of his family life.
Director: Tristram Powell
 
12.
Silent Witness (1996 TV Series)
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Crimes through the eyes of a team of forensic pathologists and forensic scientists. (120 mins.)
 
13.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984 Mini-Series)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of copper beeches, a Greek interpreter, the Norwood builder, a resident patient, the red-headed league, and one final problem. (60 mins.)
 
14.
Waking the Dead (2000 TV Series)
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Detective Superintendent Peter Boyd is the leader of a police team which investigates unsolved murders using modern technology. (100 mins.)
 
15.
Pie in the Sky (1994 TV Series)
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DI Crabbe retires from the police force after being shot and sets up his own restaurant. However, his ex-boss, Chief Constable Fisher constantly calls Crabbe back on duty. (50 mins.)
 
16.
NYPD Blue (1993 TV Series)
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Detectives from NYPD's 15th squad investigate homicides within their precinct. An Emmy award winning series. (45 mins.)
 
17.
CSI: NY (2004 TV Series)
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CSI Head Detective Mac Taylor and his team solve crimes in New York City. (43 mins.)
 
18.
CSI: Miami (2002 TV Series)
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The cases of the Miami-Dade, Florida police department's Crime Scene Investigations unit. (43 mins.)
 
19.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000 TV Series)
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An elite team of police forensic evidence investigation experts work their cases in Las Vegas. (60 mins.)
 
20.
Murder in Suburbia (2004 TV Series)
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The series focused on various murders in the fictional suburban English town of Middleford. The crimes are solved by two female police detectives, Inspector Kate Ashurst and Sergeant Emma Scribbins, aka "Ash and Scribbs". (60 mins.)
 
21.
Law & Order (1990 TV Series)
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Follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court. (45 mins.)
 
22.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 TV Series)
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This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a specially trained squad of detectives in the NYPD who investigate sexually related crimes. (60 mins.)
 
23.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001 TV Series)
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This third Law & Order series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view. (60 mins.)
 
24.
Inspector George Gently (2007 TV Series)
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With the help of DS John Bacchus, Inspector George Gently spends his days bringing to justice members of the criminal underworld who are unfortunate enough to have the intrepid investigator assigned to their cases. (89 mins.)
 
25.
NCIS (2003 TV Series)
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The cases of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service's Washington DC Major Case Response Team, led by Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs. (60 mins.)