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No Offence 

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Follows a group of police officers on the front line wondering what they did to end up where they are now, on the ugly side of Manchester.


Paul Abbott
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Series cast summary:
Joanna Scanlan ...  DI Vivienne Deering 21 episodes, 2015-2018
Elaine Cassidy ...  DC Dinah Kowalska / ... 21 episodes, 2015-2018
Will Mellor ...  DC Spike Tanner 21 episodes, 2015-2018
Paul Ritter ...  Randolph Miller 21 episodes, 2015-2018
Ste Johnston Ste Johnston ...  PC Jonah Mitchell 21 episodes, 2015-2018
Tom Varey ...  PC Stuart O'Connell 21 episodes, 2015-2018
Saira Choudhry Saira Choudhry ...  PC Tegan Thompson 20 episodes, 2015-2018
Alexandra Roach ...  DS Joy Freers 16 episodes, 2015-2018
Neet Mohan ...  PC Taz Ahmed 15 episodes, 2015-2017
Charlie May-Clark Charlie May-Clark ...  Cathy Calvert 13 episodes, 2015-2017
Conor MacNeill ...  Gavin / ... 12 episodes, 2017-2018


Follows a group of police officers on the front line wondering what they did to end up where they are on the ugly side of Manchester. Keeping these streets clean is a Herculean task, enough to demoralize even the keenest rookie. But there's a reason these cops are in this force. As the never ending rabble off the local estates pours in, Inspector Vivienne Deering, the station's sharp, funny and hard-as-they-come boss, and her team led by DC Dinah Kowalski and DC Joy Freers, show they have what it takes to crack crime and to expose the addled, the swanky, the pimps, the petty and the really proper nasty bastards for the sewer rats they are. Written by dvd

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The only credit in the opening titles is "create by Paul Abbott," in huge letters. At end, titles cut off to start next episode. After 2 seasons, no idea who's in in this series. See more »

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Not for those who take themselves too seriously
1 July 2019 | by zombiemockingbirdSee all my reviews

It's dark comedy, and I find it amusing. It's not supposed to be overly serious and factual, just entertaining (although there are some serious parts that I also find well done). A lot of people seem to be over-thinking it. One reviewer likened it to the car crash channel, shocktainment and carried on about mangled bodies; they have apparently confused this with some other show, because I didn't see anything like that. Nothing even close to the violence and gore on say "Criminal Minds" or even the beloved "NCIS". I take offence at the reviewer who said "only childish adults who never left the playground" would find it funny. Lighten up people, this isn't Shakespeare, it's a TV show, and not everyone's cup of tea. Criticize the show but you don't need to slam everyone who enjoys it; just makes you sound sanctimonious and arrogant. I hope the show continues, and I personally will continue to enjoy it.

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Release Date:

5 May 2015 (UK) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Manchester, England, UK

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16:9 HD
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