Thief Takers (1995– )

TV Series  -   -  Crime | Drama
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 63 users  
Reviews: 7 user

The life and adventures of the members of The Armed Robbery Squad. Amid numerous security van robberies, bank robberies and gem heists with a lot of car chases, shouting and guns blazing, ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 107 titles
created 06 Nov 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 26 Nov 2011
 
list image
a list of 92 titles
created 16 Sep 2012
 

Related Items

Search for "Thief Takers" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Thief Takers (1995– )

Thief Takers (1995– ) on IMDb 7.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Thief Takers.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
1997   1996   1995  

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Bugs (1995–1998)
Action | Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Ed, Ros, Alex and Beckett form the high-tech crime fighting team who work for the mysterious, secretive Bureau 2 chief, Jan, and are only assigned the most difficult and dangerous cases.

Stars: Jaye Griffiths, Jesse Birdsall, Craig McLachlan
Spotless (TV Series 2015)
Crime

Set in London, SPOTLESS is the story of a troubled crime scene cleaner, Jean, whose tidy life is turned upside down when his outlaw brother Martin crash lands into his world, entangling them in the deadly dynamics of organized crime.

Stars: Denis Ménochet, Miranda Raison, Marc-André Grondin
Doghouse (2009)
Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A group of men head to a remote village to help one of their friends get over his divorce; when they get there, though, they discover that all the women have been infected with a virus that makes them man-hating cannibals.

Director: Jake West
Stars: Danny Dyer, Noel Clarke, Emil Marwa
DCI Banks (TV Series 2010)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The tenacious and stubborn DCI Alan Banks unravels disturbing murder mysteries aided by his feisty and ambitious young assistant, DS Annie Cabbot.

Stars: Stephen Tompkinson, Jack Deam, Andrea Lowe
Starlings (TV Series 2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Starlings follows the lives of a typical working-class family who live in Derbyshire. Granddad has recently moved in, following an incident at the old folks' home. Rather than see him ... See full summary »

Stars: Brendan Coyle, Lesley Sharp, Steve Edge
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Lynda Steadman ...
 DS Helen Ash (25 episodes, 1995-1997)
Edit

Storyline

The life and adventures of the members of The Armed Robbery Squad. Amid numerous security van robberies, bank robberies and gem heists with a lot of car chases, shouting and guns blazing, the squad members private lives are revealed in slices. From the uxorious D.I. Scott to womanizing D.S. Tate, and the sharp capable D.C.s Harris, Dryden, and Ash, every plot possibility is explored. Written by Anette Rosberg <anette.rosberg@malmo.se>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

police | See All (1) »

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 October 1998 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Les piégeurs  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(25 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Drop the Dead Donkey: Inside the Asylum (1996) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

U.S. viewer who loves brit TV
27 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you're ever lucky enough to see the season of this series that features the divine Simone Lahbib as tough little tomboy cop Lucy McCarthy you will be amazed at the versatility of the actress. It's astonishing that anyone who would've seen her in this action adventure would have thought to cast her as the somewhat prim 'straight'-laced (grin) very feminine Helen Stewart in the series she did after this. The not-to-be-missed "Bad Girls." Though both characters possess her tremendous sense of Authority. And she's even believable, slip of a thing that she is, handling a firearm. Sidenote trivia: the chap who plays her boss here (Grant Masters) most recently played the prime suspect in the first episode of her new gig as Robson Green's partner on "Wire in the Blood"...and an even bigger and delicious inside joke is seeing the wonderfully devious Jack Ellis as Lucy's old boyfriend, for those of you in the know--he is the same wicked actor who played Ms. Lahbib's nemesis, the libidinously evil Jim Fenner on those first 3 glorious seasons of "Bad Girls." It's in retrospect, but seeing what her character does to him here makes up for an awful lot. (Big Grin) Also of note to American fans is the other female lead, Amanda Pays, who did 2 notable u.s. series in the 80s & 90s, "Max Headroom" and "The Flash." But Lahbib has all the best lines...or, at least, delivers them with such panache that she steals every scene she's in.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Series Available? tanya474
stopped loughtonguy
Discuss Thief Takers (1995) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?