A mobile task force is dispatched across Denmark to help local police solve tough cases.
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Cast

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 Ingrid Dahl (32 episodes, 2000-2004)
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 Allan Fischer (32 episodes, 2000-2004)
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 Thomas La Cour (32 episodes, 2000-2004)
Waage Sandø ...
 Jens Peter 'IP' Sørensen / ... (32 episodes, 2000-2004)
Erik Wedersøe ...
 Ulf Thomsen (32 episodes, 2000-2004)
Trine Pallesen ...
 Gabriella 'Gaby' Levin (32 episodes, 2000-2004)
Lars Bom ...
 Johnny Olsen (31 episodes, 2000-2004)
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 Jan Boysen (23 episodes, 2000-2004)
Sebastian Ottenstein ...
 Tobias (20 episodes, 2000-2004)
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 Kirsten Jørgensen / ... (17 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Gry (15 episodes, 2000-2004)
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When a female police commissioner who has ambitions on behalf of her gender selects detective Ingrid Dahl as the new head of a Danish police travel unit, it does not come without problems for the young detective. She struggles to unite career and family, and she has to establish a cooperation with a team of detectives including the man who had expected to take her job. However, the initial uncertainty soon turns to trust and even friendship, and the team proves its worth investigating the nation's most vicious cases of murder and violent crime. Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen

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To Unit One, the case at hand is all that matters.


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1 October 2000 (Denmark)  »

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Mordkommissionen  »

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Many of the criminal cases in the series are based on true Danish cases, although modified for dramatic purposes. The disclaimer in the credits reads: "'Rejseholdet' er fiktion, med fiktive karakterer, inspireret af virkelige hændelser" ('Rejseholdet' is fiction, with fictional characters, inspired by real events'). See more »

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Fabulous crime series
26 August 2004 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I've seen selected episodes of Unit One on German television and am extremely impressed. I'm a fan of several Swedish crime series (Commissar Beck and the Henning Mankell mysteries), but Unit One is just as good, if not better. What is surprising is how much it packs into little over an hour. Not only does it cover the case in all its complications, but it also covers various back stories, the private conflicts that affect the members of Unit One. The writing, the cast, the photography, the direction are all superb, and I can only hope that ZDF in Germany will show all the episodes, and when they do, that they will put the series in primetime, and not in a late-night slot as they have up to now.


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