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The Ghost Squad 

Ghost Squad is an unofficial top secret Internal Affairs unit that recruits former police officers who've proved their honesty during their service and sends them undercover to investigate and root out corruption within the police.

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Tom Grieves
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Elaine Cassidy ...  Detective Amy Harris 7 episodes, 2005
Emma Fielding ...  Detective Superintendent Carole McKay 7 episodes, 2005
Jonas Armstrong ...  Pete Maitland 7 episodes, 2005
James Weber Brown ...  Deputy Asst. Commissioner Robert Townsend 3 episodes, 2005
Michael Thompson Michael Thompson ...  Cid officer 2 episodes, 2005
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Ghost Squad is an unofficial top secret Internal Affairs unit that recruits former police officers who've proved their honesty during their service and sends them undercover to investigate and root out corruption within the police.

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 November 2005 (UK) See more »

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Budget:

GBP6,000,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(8 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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The Ghost Squad was an undercover unit formed to investigate police corruption. After complaints from police officers it was officially disbanded in 1998 but rumours of its existence continue. See more »

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Ghost Squad
19 September 2006 | by you_me557See all my reviews

It was one of the best series I have watched in a while. It is of such a compelling high standard but with an interesting twist in the last episode, which brings in the human element. The story line was quite different and shown a different part of policing otherwise never seen before. Dramas from the UK always impress me with the great scenery, even if it is in the middle of London. The cast of Elaine Cassidy as Detective Amy Harris,

Emma Fielding Detective Superintendent, Jonas Armstrong as the support detective was well cast and scripted, however I felt that the casting of 'Amy' as such a young detective may be unrealistic, but maybe thats part of the cover.

very enjoyable


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