The cases of a police unit specializing in revisiting old criminal files whose investigations have been inconclusive.

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Series cast summary:
 Sgt. Ali McCormick (98 episodes, 1998-2005)
 Insp. Andrew Pawlachuk (68 episodes, 1999-2005)
 Detective Mickey Kollander (59 episodes, 1999-2003)
 Det. Nicco Sevallis / ... (58 episodes, 1999-2003)
 Christine Wren (57 episodes, 2000-2005)
 Sam Fisher (52 episodes, 1998-2001)
 Det. Len Harper / ... (41 episodes, 2001-2005)


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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Crime | Drama | Mystery





Release Date:

23 January 1998 (Canada)  »

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1.33 : 1
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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 »


Spoofed in Corner Gas: Grad '68 (2004) See more »

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Canadian CSI: Vancouver Edition!
1 September 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Okay, I watched the Cold Squad a few times. Expect for the fact that we have so many CSI and Law and Order shows on the air, Cold Squad would have been a great stand out. I applaud Canadian actress, Julie Stewart, who plays the lead cop, Ali McCormick, in all 7 seasons. She is on par with Dame Helen Mirren in the Prime Suspect series in England. Of course, her hairstyle reminds me of American mystery writer, Patricia Cornwell at times. The show's strength is on the location in beautiful Vancouver as Vancouver. Of course, the show has weaknesses with trying to maintain originality and uniqueness from the American shows like CSI and Law & Order. I appreciate that it is a Canadian show and I love Canadian television but I'm tired of these crime shows trying to outdo each other. There are just too many of them and they begin to resemble each other.

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