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Det. Supt. Michael Walker, teamed with DI North and DCI Connor, follow each case from crime committed, through the pursuit of justice, to the law courts where the efforts of the force will be tested - sometimes to breaking point.

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Series cast summary:
David Hayman ...  Det. Supt. Michael Walker / ... 37 episodes, 1997-2009
Dorian Lough Dorian Lough ...  DS David Satchell / ... 34 episodes, 1997-2009
Victoria Smurfit ...  DCI Roisin Connor 24 episodes, 2003-2009
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Det. Supt. Michael Walker, teamed with DI North and DCI Connor, follow each case from crime committed, through the pursuit of justice, to the law courts where the efforts of the force will be tested - sometimes to breaking point.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Official Sites:

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UK

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English

Release Date:

19 October 1997 (UK) See more »

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Brottet och straffet See more »

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Isle of Man Film See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Giving it 9 out of 10 for the early seasons
11 October 2017 | by katjoeusSee all my reviews

I agree with pretty much everyone else that the later seasons aren't as good as the early ones and that the Roisin character is not an adequate replacement for North...not sure why they did that, I'm guessing the original actress wanted out for some reason? Otherwise it would have been madness to do this. But I want this to have a really good rating here on IMDb, because despite the flaws in the later seasons, it is still a million times better than anything American TV has to offer!! Gritty, realistic (for the most part), gripping and horrifying. Everything a good police drama should be, unlike it's US counterparts. So I'd highly recommend watching this!


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