The cases of a police unit specializing in revisiting old criminal files whose investigations have been inconclusive.
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 Sgt. Ali McCormick (98 episodes, 1998-2005)
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 Insp. Andrew Pawlachuk (68 episodes, 1999-2005)
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 Detective Mickey Kollander (59 episodes, 1999-2003)
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 Det. Nicco Sevallis / ... (58 episodes, 1999-2003)
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 Christine Wren (57 episodes, 2000-2005)
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 Sam Fisher (52 episodes, 1998-2001)
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 Det. Len Harper / ... (41 episodes, 2001-2005)
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Cold Squad is a one hour police crime-drama made in Vancouver about a team of Vancouver police officers in charge of investigating and solving cases that have been in the "cold" file for a while, which basically means the police gave up on them because there were no leads. Written by person1

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The show had a complete cast overhaul for the third season, keeping only one of the characters, Sgt. Ali McCormick (Julie Stewart), from the previous two seasons. In fact, Stewart is the only cast member to appear in all the episodes of all seven seasons. See more »

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They're Back With A Vengeance
5 September 2004 | by (Nanaimo,British Columbia) – See all my reviews

After a fifteen months hiatus most of the gang is back with a few new faces - new office - same problems. A hurting Ali is back to hopefully complete a task she left unfinished before this last season closes for a final wrap. A great cop show that displays a true view into the lives of real policing in a real city setting of Vancouver, British Columbia. This series is actually shot in a location were many US TV series are shot for Hollywood North productions. The issues promoted throughout the production are about everyday subjects and one specific area of endeavor - cold cases - which haunt most big city police forces. Cold cases are matters of investigation that had roadblocks caused by insufficient evidence to closing a matter of a death by misadventure (or unexplained outcome). Persistence pays off with dogging investigators who have to play by the rules with "clientale" who committed the crime who don't play by the rules. Justice is not always swift and solved in 59 minutes and 59 seconds time frame. A strong showing by a cast that works together - not perfect but displays the quirks that naturally arise from normal people living under some unrealistic stress to please the brass, politicians and public who want the answers. Keep the faith and the job will get done. Good luck in your final season. (Thanks from an ex flatfoot) CDB


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