After a long night on a fruitless stakeout, an S.I.10 colleague is shot by an American hit man right in front of Dempsey and Makepeace. The hunt is on for the killer, who's been targeting a pimp but whose real target seems to be somebody higher up. As luck would have it, one of the prostitutes happens to be an old school chum of Makepeace. Written by
The TV Archaeologist
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As Dempsey commandeers the target's fancy car, the license plate is hanging loose at the front owing to a crash. But during the subsequent chase, the plate somehow manages to attach itself to the car. See more
Lt. James Dempsey
So what am I supposed to do, just 'cause I'm another American, I can wonder out into the street and I'll be able to find Joey 'the Mouse' Dalaney? Huh, pick him out in a crowd?
Chief Supt. Gordon Spikings
That's about the height and weight of it.