Five female cops in San Francisco struggle with their personal and professional lives.
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Series cast summary:
 Capt. Kate McCafferty (88 episodes, 2001-2004)
 Inspector Jinny Exstead (88 episodes, 2001-2004)
 Inspector Magdalena 'Magda' Ramirez / ... (88 episodes, 2001-2004)
 Inspector Nate Basso (66 episodes, 2002-2004)
 Inspector Raina Washington (66 episodes, 2002-2004)
 Inspector Candace 'C. D.' DeLorenzo / ... (66 episodes, 2001-2003)


It's a cop show with a twist. Lifetime's series explores the personal and professional lives of five very different policewomen in San Francisco. "The Division" features action, suspense, crime and cat-and-mouse chases. It also looks at the ups and downs of romance, family, motherhood and female friendships. It's good, old-fashioned drama about working women with real-life problems. Written by Anonymous

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Five Women, One Code: Justice.


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7 January 2001 (USA)  »

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Heart of the City  »

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1.33 : 1
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Creator Deborah Joy LeVine originally wanted to make one of the regular characters a lesbian cop but the network refused. See more »


Theodore: How do you think that makes me feel? You're in danger and I'm supposed to hide in the closet?
Jinny: Well come on and hide with me under the covers it's warmer. Come on. .. Look if I shoot the neighbor's cat by mistake. You can defend me in court.
Theodore: That's funny
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awesome show so far!
9 June 2002 | by (Houston, TX) – See all my reviews

So far, the show is awesome, and hope the show gets even more awesome on season 3. All the actors and actresses on the show are just as awesome, too. Ms. Mckeon, while she may be different this season compared to last season is only because her character is now sober and having to redevelope thyself again. yes there's definitely a different Jinny as we all see her. but she's still an excellent character. Always loved Ms. Mckeon's performance on the sunday 6/2/02 episode where she's going undercover at an illegal cosmetics firm. as well as a few others this season i can't remember the names to. And we'll see in future episodes for season 2 how awesome she does. because according to the episode guide that i came to on an internet site for the division, the title names imply that the episodes will be totally awesome. So far, way to go Ms. Mckeon, Mrs. Vidal, Mr. Hamm. Keep up the good work, and may the very best be with you.

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