The Bill (1984–2010)
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Funny Ol' Business - Cops & Robbers 

Carver is still getting used to life at Sun Hill, as he continues to raise his popularity level amongst the other officers. Meanwhile, Galloway is desperate to get results on a recent spree of break and enters.

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John Salthouse ...
Eric Richard ...
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Colin Blumenau ...
Trudie Goodwin ...
Gary Olsen ...
Roger Leach ...
Christopher Ellison ...
Colin Higgins ...
Lennie
Peter Ellis ...
Susan Field ...
Annie
Sarah Webb ...
Carol
Michael Bertenshaw ...
Dr. Grimshaw
Jim Dunk ...
Howard Langley
Nula Conwell ...
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In this first episode, the uniformed officers are sent to "contain" the National Force, which has created pandemonium in the past. A man dies in custody because a doctor thought he was shamming. Holloway is hoping to tie a number of break ins together; a snout is arrested (Carver's first) and then released to continue providing info. A man walks in with an injured hand, accompanied by someone making a citizens arrest (fish hooks in the pocket produced the bleeding evidence of a pickpocket). Written by jeaneva

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Sgt. Cryer: You know, Roy, sometimes, just sometimes, you're almost human.
Det. Insp. Galloway: Oh, get stuffed!
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