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1.
American Gangster (2007)
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In 1970s America, a detective works to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas, a heroin kingpin from Manhattan, who is smuggling the drug into the country from the Far East. (157 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ Detective Trupo. ” - richardmears
 
2.
Q & A (1990)
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A young district attorney seeking to prove a case against a corrupt police detective encounters a former lover and her new protector... (132 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Captain Michael Brennan. ” - richardmears
 
3.
Braquo (2009 TV Series)
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Four police officers of the SDPJ Hauts-de-Seine, Eddie Caplan, Walter Morlighem, Theo Wachevski and... (52 mins.)
“ Eddy Caplan. ” - richardmears
 
4.
The Shield (2002 TV Series)
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The lives and cases of a dirty LAPD cop and the police unit under his command. (47 mins.)
“ Detective Mackey. ” - richardmears
 
5.
Night Falls on Manhattan (1996)
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A newly elected district attorney finds himself in the middle of a police corruption investigation that may involve his father and his partner. (113 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Joey Allegretto. ” - richardmears
 
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Dirty (2005)
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Two gangbangers-turned-cops try and cover up a scandal within the LAPD. (97 mins.)
Director: Chris Fisher
“ Armando Sancho. ” - richardmears
 
7.
Training Day (2001)
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On his first day on the job as a Los Angeles narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes on a 24-hour training course with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears. (122 mins.)
Director: Antoine Fuqua
“ Detective Alonzo Harris. ” - richardmears
 
8.
Street Kings (2008)
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An undercover cop, disillusioned by the recent murder of his wife, is implicated in the murder of an officer and must struggle to clear himself. (109 mins.)
Director: David Ayer
“ Detective Tom Ludlow. ” - richardmears
 
9.
The Negotiator (1998)
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In a desperate attempt to prove his innocence, a skilled police negotiator accused of corruption and murder takes hostages in a government office to gain the time he needs to find the truth. (140 mins.)
Director: F. Gary Gray
“ Danny Roman. ” - richardmears
 
10.
Narc (2002)
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When the trail goes cold on a murder investigation of a policeman an undercover narcotics officer is lured back to the force to help solve the case. (105 mins.)
Director: Joe Carnahan
“ Detective Henry Oak. ” - richardmears
 
11.
The Salton Sea (2002)
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After a tragic incident, a man drifts into a world populated by thugs and speed junkies. (103 mins.)
Director: D.J. Caruso
“ Danny Parker. ” - richardmears
 
12.
Bad Lieutenant (1992)
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While investigating a young nun's rape, a corrupt New York City police detective, with a serious drug and gambling addiction, tries to change his ways and find forgiveness. (96 mins.)
Director: Abel Ferrara
“ The lieutenant. ” - richardmears
 
13.
Cop Land (1997)
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The sheriff of a suburban New Jersey community populated by New York City police officers slowly discovers the town is a front for mob connections and corruption. (105 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
“ The cops. ” - richardmears
 
14.
Brooklyn's Finest (2009)
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Three unconnected Brooklyn cops wind up at the same deadly location after enduring vastly different career paths. (132 mins.)
Director: Antoine Fuqua
“ Tango & Caz. ” - richardmears
 
15.
Dark Blue (2002)
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A robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics. (118 mins.)
Director: Ron Shelton
“ Eldon Perry. ” - richardmears
 
16.
Pride and Glory (2008)
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A family's moral codes are tested when Ray Tierney investigates a case that reveals an incendiary police corruption scandal involving his own brother-in-law. For Ray, the truth is revelatory, a Pandora's Box that threatens to upend not only the Tierney legacy but the entire NYPD. (130 mins.)
Director: Gavin O'Connor
“ Jimmy Egan and Ruben Santiago. ” - richardmears
 
17.
Streets of Blood (2009 Video)
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A police officer's partner has died during Hurricane Katrina, but he later discovers that his partner may have been murdered. An investigation follows, taking the officer and his new partner into the depths of the criminal underworld. (95 mins.)
Director: Charles Winkler
“ Ray Delacroix & Detective Pepe Vasquez. ” - richardmears
 
18.
Righteous Kill (2008)
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Two veteran New York City detectives work on a case of serial executions of criminals who escaped justice. (101 mins.)
Director: Jon Avnet
“ Two longtime NYPD detectives investigate serial executions of criminals who have escaped justice. ” - richardmears
 
19.
Officer Down (2013)
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When a cop's crooked past comes back to get him, can he do the right thing, or will he succumb to the threats of his dangerous connections? (98 mins.)
Director: Brian A Miller
“ Mysteries surround morally ambiguous detectives, seeking redemption or seeking darkness. ” - richardmears
 
20.
L.A. Confidential (1997)
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As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice. (138 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
“ Bloody Christmas and the Victory Hotel. ” - richardmears
 
21.
Unlawful Entry (1992)
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After a break-in at their house, a couple gets help from one of the cops that answered their call. He helps them install the security system... (117 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Kaplan
“ A young patrolman is johnny on the spot for a young married couple; underrated suspenseful thriller. ” - richardmears
 
22.
Triple 9 (2016)
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A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town. (115 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat
“ A working crew which includes cops attempts a 999 to give them more time to complete a heist for the Russian Mob. ” - richardmears