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 »
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Robert Willox ...
 DC Ted Donachie (21 episodes, 1995-1997)
Lynda Steadman ...
 DS Helen Ash (21 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 DC Alan Oxford (20 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 DC Grace Harris / ... (15 episodes, 1996)
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 DCI Frank Uttley / ... (14 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 D.S. Bob Tate / ... (14 episodes, 1995-1996)
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 D.I. Charlie Scott / ... (13 episodes, 1996)
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 DS Anna Dryden (10 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 DI Glenn Matteo / ... (10 episodes, 1996-1997)
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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>

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1 February 1995 (UK)  »

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Les piégeurs  »

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

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Superb Series
11 December 2006 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I saw this series in 1998 on Indian satellite TV. Got completely hooked on it, taped a few episodes as well. It's strange that "Thieftakers" is rarely mentioned as one of the many great series produced for British television. Tight plots, richly etched characters, "Thieftakers" is set in a very believable milieu. Each episode has a very cinematic quality, nothing TV about it. The inter-actions between the characters are handled with great subtlety. The chemistry between Grant Masters and Amanda Pays is electric! Grant Masters had the potential to be a very cool Steve McQueenesque leading man in the movies. It's a pity his career has been limited to television. His enigmatic, intense portrayal of team boss Glenn Matteo is truly memorable.


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