A fresh, authentic and visceral drama that takes the audience on an exhilarating ride through the challenges of front-line policing.
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Series cast summary:
Amanda Abbington ...  DS Jo Moffat 8 episodes, 2015
Karen Bryson ...  Custody SGNT Melanie Pyke / ... 8 episodes, 2015
Alex Carter ...  PC Lino Moretti 8 episodes, 2015
Shaun Dooley ...  DC Carl Hawkins 8 episodes, 2015
Robbie Gee ...  INSP Graham Webb 8 episodes, 2015
Andrew Hawley ...  Simon Reddington 8 episodes, 2015
Jacob Ifan Jacob Ifan ...  PC Jake Vickers 8 episodes, 2015
Eleanor Matsuura ...  PC Donna Prager 8 episodes, 2015
Paul Ready ...  DI Felix Kane 8 episodes, 2015
Peter Sullivan ...  Chief Supt. Robert Vickers / ... 8 episodes, 2015
Ashley Walters ...  PC Ryan Draper 8 episodes, 2015
Bhavna Limbachia ...  PC Misha Baig 7 episodes, 2015
Clare Burt Clare Burt ...  Debbie Vickers 6 episodes, 2015
Pippa Nixon ...  Alice Gove 5 episodes, 2015
Michael Ajao Michael Ajao ...  Corey Draper 4 episodes, 2015
Michael Byrne ...  Leslie Kane 4 episodes, 2015
Georgina Rich ...  Sandy Hawkins 4 episodes, 2015
Saffron Coomber Saffron Coomber ...  Bethany Hawkins 3 episodes, 2015
Rosie Day ...  Stacey / ... 3 episodes, 2015
Denise Gough ...  Orla 3 episodes, 2015
Anne Lafon-Delpit Anne Lafon-Delpit ...  Extra 3 episodes, 2015
Melanie Marshall Melanie Marshall ...  Grace 3 episodes, 2015
Naana Agyei Ampadu Naana Agyei Ampadu ...  Shelley 2 episodes, 2015
John Carr ...  Police Officer 2 episodes, 2015
Clara Onyemere Clara Onyemere ...  Dominque 2 episodes, 2015
Tom Page Tom Page ...  Victor Egbert / ... 2 episodes, 2015
Claire Rafferty Claire Rafferty ...  Fiona Glendon 2 episodes, 2015
Bronson Webb ...  Reece Gutridge 2 episodes, 2015
James Daniel Wilson James Daniel Wilson ...  Male Police Controller 2 episodes, 2015
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Cuffs is a fresh, authentic and visceral drama that will take the audience on an exhilarating ride through the challenges of front-line policing. Adrenalized and vibrant, the show is packed full of dramatic incidents and colourful characters. From a booby trapped cannabis farm in a suburban semi to an elderly farmer's wife with a shotgun, the stories are surprising and exciting. There will be more absurd altercations - such as a middle-class dog-napping or fisticuffs between pensioners - as well as the daily grind of speeding drivers, city-centre shoplifters and Saturday night drinkers. Written by Tiger Aspect Productions

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Not the Bill
1 November 2015 | by rodders81See all my reviews

I was looking forward to this series; yet only the BBC would focus more time and energy on diversity than a good drama.

I am still not sure if this is a comedy or a drama?

The characters are fluffy stereotypes with no depth as if plucked from the TRUEMAN show. There is an old adage that says "it's the imperfections that makes something perfect". Here so much effort had been made in preening the actors, hair and make up perfect that you just can't imagine them completing a 14 hour shift or relating to actual people on the streets.

To many rushed plots forced into a short space of time. (Less can be more, devil is in the detail) Conversation between characters are one liners, wooden and forced. The new probationer is too cocky, weak and annoying.

If only there was more edgy banter, something that relates to real life and not from a teenage novel.

However the settings in Brighton are awesome and great to see.


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