The Bill - Season 12

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  • The Right Thing
    The Right Thing
    Episode 156
    12/31/96
    9.0
    Sgt. Cryer investigates when a player in the same basketball team as the son of a former Sun Hill officer collapses from a drug overdose.
  • Hat Trick
    Hat Trick
    Episode 155
    12/27/96
    8.8
    D.S. Boulton and D.C. Skase investigate a car-ramming incident involving a member of a local pub team.
  • Hers
    Hers
    Episode 154
    12/26/96
    9.2
    P.C. Stamp and W.P.C. Page look into the theft of a hearse containing the coffin of a thief who died in a traffic accident.
  • Merrily On High
    Merrily On High
    Episode 153
    12/24/96
    9.2
    D.C. Skase and W.D.C. Croft take action when the Assistant Commissioner orders that no alcohol is to be consumed on police premises over the festive season. P.C.s Stamp and Slater deal with an incident at a supermarket.
  • A Gun to the Head
    A Gun to the Head
    Episode 152
    12/20/96
    8.2
    D.S.s Beech and Daly are put in an impossible situation when a judge decides to reveal the name of their informant.
  • Toe the Line
    Toe the Line
    Episode 151
    12/19/96
    8.9
    Insp. Monroe and Ch. Insp. Conway deal with an irate motorist whose car has been towed away, and uncover a bogus wheel-clamping operation.
  • Jumping to Conclusions
    12/17/96
    8.8
    D.C. Carver's patience is tested by a compulsive liar. Sgt. Ackland and P.C. Quinnan search for a girl allegedly abducted by a religious cult.
  • Stolen Kisses
    Stolen Kisses
    Episode 149
    12/13/96
    8.7
    Insp. Monroe and W.P.C. Datta deal with a difficult situation when a nursery school cleaner takes a young girl hostage, and uncover a tragic family secret.
  • Scorned
    Scorned
    Episode 148
    12/12/96
    8.9
    W.D.C.s Rawton and Croft investigate a dentist accused of indecent assault by one of his patients.
  • Black Money
    Black Money
    Episode 147
    12/10/96
    9.3
    W.D.C.s Croft and Rawton investigate some shady Romanian businessmen and a suitcase full of black paper.
  • Many Happy Returns
    Many Happy Returns
    Episode 146
    12/6/96
    9.1
    D.S. Boulton and D.C. Skase take part in a joint exercise with Customs and Excise to crack a fencing operation. D.C.I. Meadows is concerned that Sun Hill might end up footing the bill but not getting a result.
  • Paying for It
    Paying for It
    Episode 145
    12/5/96
    9.5
    D.S. Beech and W.D.C. Rawton investigate the apparent assault of a father by his son and uncover a family secret.
  • Opportunity Costs
    Opportunity Costs
    Episode 144
    12/3/96
    9.4
    Ch. Supt. Brownlow orders D.C.I. Meadows and Ch. Supt. Conway to review their budgets, but Meadows decides to investigate the unsolved murder of a prostitute instead.
  • Lock 'em In
    Lock 'em In
    Episode 143
    11/29/96
    9.2
    Sgt. Cryer and W.P.C. Page assist the distraught wife of an escaped prisoner who reports her son missing and who fears that her husband is out to get her.
  • Public Relations
    Public Relations
    Episode 142
    11/28/96
    9.3
    D.C. Skase and P.C. Hollis demonstrate two differing approaches to police work when a young journalist writing about policing in London spends a day at Sun Hill.
  • Mirror Image
    Mirror Image
    Episode 141
    11/26/96
    8.0
    D.S. Boulton arrests a young black woman for drug dealing, but W.D.C. Rawton suspects that she may be a victim of mistaken identity.
  • Boiling Point
    Boiling Point
    Episode 140
    11/22/96
    9.0
    P.C. Loxton is investigated by the Complaints Investigation Bureau over an accusation that he assaulted a suspected burglar, although he claims to have been acting in self-defence.
  • Up the Wall
    Up the Wall
    Episode 139
    11/21/96
    9.2
    P.C. Hollis learns an important lesson in community policing when some friendly advice that he gives a resident on noise pollution backfires.
  • Death of a Nobody
    Death of a Nobody
    Episode 138
    11/19/96
    8.4
    D.C.I. Meadows and D.I. Deakin investigate the murder of a taxi driver. The action bears the hallmarks of a gangland execution, but why would anyone want to kill a complete nobody?
  • Finishing School
    Finishing School
    Episode 137
    11/15/96
    8.2
    P.C. Slater and W.P.C. Keane reach the end of their probationary periods and face a final assessment from Insp. Monroe.
  • A Woman's Place
    A Woman's Place
    Episode 136
    11/14/96
    8.4
    Sgt. Ackland introduces single-manning at Sun Hill, causing problems for Ch. Supt. Brownlow.
  • Nice Boy
    Nice Boy
    Episode 135
    11/12/96
    9.1
    W.D.C. Croft and D.S. Boulton disagree on how to question a teenager who might ne able to lead them to a violent gang.
  • Trust Me
    Trust Me
    Episode 134
    11/8/96
    9.4
    D.C. Carver and W.D.C. Rawton follow up an irregularity on an insurance claim submitted by a decorator and uncover a double life.
  • All in the Mind
    All in the Mind
    Episode 133
    11/7/96
    9.6
    Insp. Monroe and Sgt. Ackland suspect that a series of apparently unrelated incidents across Sun Hill may be linked to the release of a psychiatric patient trying to find her children.
  • Trap
    Trap
    Episode 132
    11/5/96
    9.0
    P.C. Slater gets into trouble after following up on a tip-off about a till snatch.
  • Old Codgers
    Old Codgers
    Episode 131
    11/1/96
    8.5
    P.C. Quinnan and D.S. Greig reluctantly agree to follow up on information received from a former Sun Hill sergeant who claims to know the whereabouts of the man who murdered a girl during World War II.
  • Telling Tales
    Telling Tales
    Episode 130
    10/31/96
    7.9
    P.C. Quinnan tries to persuade an assault victim to testify against her former boyfriend. D.S. Boulton and D.C. Skase are led on a wild goose chase.
  • Remote Control
    Remote Control
    Episode 129
    10/29/96
    8.3
    D.S. Daly and D.C. Lines investigate a series of muggings at knifepoint.
  • In for the Kill
    In for the Kill
    Episode 128
    10/25/96
    9.0
    D.C.I. Meadows and W.D.C. Croft interview a young waiter accused of trying to kill his boss.
  • Track Marks
    Track Marks
    Episode 127
    10/24/96
    8.3
    D.C. Carver disapproves of D.S. Boulton's ruthless handling of an informant.
  • Three Fools
    Three Fools
    Episode 126
    10/22/96
    9.0
    D.S. Greig and D.C. Skase investigate when three small-time villains are beaten up over their involvement in a counterfeit money-laundering operation.
  • Road to Recovery
    Road to Recovery
    Episode 125
    10/18/96
    8.9
    P.C. Hollis is concerned about a patient who has recently been discharged from psychiatric care, and clashes with social services.
  • Out of the Past
    Out of the Past
    Episode 124
    10/17/96
    9.0
    D.C.I. Meadows has to decide where his loyalties lie when an old friend is accused of murder.
  • Hedging Your Bets
    Hedging Your Bets
    Episode 123
    10/15/96
    9.1
    D.I. Deakin and D.S. Beech deal with an attack on a bookmaker, but the investigation threatens to reveal Beech's gambling debts.
  • Change of Heart
    Change of Heart
    Episode 122
    10/11/96
    8.7
    D.C.I. Meadows and W.D.C. Rawton try to persuade the girlfriend of a rape suspect to help in his arrest.
  • Presumed Innocent
    Presumed Innocent
    Episode 121
    10/10/96
    8.7
    Sgt. Cryer and W.P.C. Keane uncover the murky past of a teenage girl who has been killed in a road traffic accident.
  • Taking out the Rubbish
    10/8/96
    9.0
    D.C. Carver and D.S. Greig investigate a burglary but the residents on the estate are too scared to give evidence. Insp. Monroe determines to clear out all the known trouble-makers.
  • Champing at the Bit
    Champing at the Bit
    Episode 119
    10/4/96
    8.9
    P.C.s Jarvis and McCann attend the scene of an accident involving a woman driving a horsebox, who tests positive in a breath test. D.I. Deakin is after a violent attacker.
  • Known to Someone
    Known to Someone
    Episode 118
    10/3/96
    9.2
    D.S. Daly and W.D.C. Croft obtain information from a conflicted young man who suspects his brother of a series of violent attacks on women.
  • Natural Causes
    Natural Causes
    Episode 117
    10/1/96
    9.2
    P.C. Slater and Sgt. Ackland try to establish whether a pensioner who died on confronting a thief was murdered or died of natural causes.
  • Party Animals
    Party Animals
    Episode 116
    9/27/96
    9.4
    P.C. Quinnan and W.P.C. Datta are called to a stag party where the strippergram accuses the guests of trying to gang-rape her. D.S. Greig and W.D.C. Croft investigate but find it difficult to establish the truth without an independent witness.
  • Once a Thief
    Once a Thief
    Episode 115
    9/26/96
    10
    D.S. Beech gets a result when a barrister on his blacklist is robbed.
  • Blame
    Blame
    Episode 114
    9/24/96
    8.7
    P.C. Garfield and W.P.C. Datta deal with a family that is torn apart when the mother commits suicide by overdose of sleeping tablets.
  • Too Close for Comfort
    Too Close for Comfort
    Episode 113
    9/20/96
    8.8
    W.P.C. Page and D.S. Daly take opposing views in a case of alleged rape involving two cousins.
  • Chatterbox
    Chatterbox
    Episode 112
    9/19/96
    9.2
    P.C. Quinnan and a teenage burglary suspect are trapped in a broken lift in a housing estate.
  • A Good Night Out
    A Good Night Out
    Episode 111
    9/18/96
    9.4
    The relief organise a pub-and-curry night to celebrate Acting Sgt. Ackland's success in the sergeant's exam, but P.C. McCann is not so eager to join in the celebrations.
  • Stolen Moments
    Stolen Moments
    Episode 110
    9/17/96
    9.4
    P.C.s McCann and Slater arrest a woman for petty theft, and she claims to have killed a cyclist while driving two years before.
  • Karma
    Karma
    Episode 109
    9/13/96
    7.8
    D.I. Deakin and D.S. Boulton are called into a women's prison to investigate claims by an officer that an inmate was pushed down a flight of stairs by the prison psychiatrist.
  • Detained
    Detained
    Episode 108
    9/12/96
    9.5
    P.C.s Garfield and McCann investigate a vicious mugging. A Filipina woman proves to be their only lead, but she is reluctant to come forward.
  • Liar
    Liar
    Episode 107
    9/10/96
    9.7
    New W.D.C. Liz Rawton gets involved in a dispute between a young female drug addict and W.D.C. Croft, who is trying to find a witness who can testify that she was assaulted.
  • Repossession
    Repossession
    Episode 106
    9/6/96
    8.4
    A petrol can, a lighter and a desperate man threatening to burn down a house. Can Conway talk him round?
  • Second Chances
    Second Chances
    Episode 105
    9/5/96
    9.0
    D.I. Deakin gets a vital lead on an unsolved murder, but his witness is an illegal immigrant who is about to be deported.
  • A Day in the Life
    A Day in the Life
    Episode 104
    9/3/96
    9.6
    W.P.C. Keane is held hostage by a desperate armed robber.
  • Waiting for Frank
    Waiting for Frank
    Episode 103
    8/30/96
    8.8
    D.I. Deakin poses as a nervous punter, waiting at the dog track to meet a mysterious man named "Frank" and a bent copper called "Beech". It all turns out to be an elaborate sting operation with Wimbledon police to catch a conman dealing in stolen credit cards.
  • Day Tripper
    Day Tripper
    Episode 102
    8/29/96
    9.5
    D.S. Greig hopes that a tip-off will help him to nail an old enemy but things don't go to plan.
  • Out of Control
    Out of Control
    Episode 101
    8/27/96
    9.4
    P.C. Jarvis deals with a young tearaway and tries to persuade the boy's father to take responsibility for his son's actions.
  • Pony Express
    Pony Express
    Episode 100
    8/23/96
    9.1
    D.S. Deakin has to decide whether to trust a Nigerian drug smuggler who offers to help catch a local dealer.
  • Junior
    Junior
    Episode 99
    8/22/96
    9.0
    D.S. Beech employs a fifteen-year-old boy as an informer to expose a crooked car ring.
  • Don't Kill the Messenger
    8/20/96
    9.8
    P.C. Jarvis receives death threats from a youth who blames him for his father's death, and who cannot accept that his father was a sex offender.
  • Follow the Van
    Follow the Van
    Episode 97
    8/16/96
    9.7
    D.S. Beech ands D.C. Lines investigate a series of aggravated robberies on garage forecourts.
  • Minding
    Minding
    Episode 96
    8/15/96
    9.4
    P.C. Loxton and W.P.C. Keane arrest a woman for shoplifting. A nanny is believed to have kidnapped two of her charges.
  • Reminders
    Reminders
    Episode 95
    8/13/96
    8.2
    D.S. Daly and D.C. Carver pursue a missing prisoner who appears to be determined to restore his reputation as a hard man.
  • Lean on Me
    Lean on Me
    Episode 94
    8/9/96
    9.4
    P.C. Hollis gets ideas above his station when his lady friend wants to become his informant.
  • Drinking Partners
    Drinking Partners
    Episode 93
    8/8/96
    9.2
    D.S. Greig and D.C. Skase investigate when a drunk man is found unconscious and badly injured at the bottom of a flight of stairs.
  • Theory and Practice
    Theory and Practice
    Episode 92
    8/6/96
    7.9
    W.P.C. Ackland and P.C. McCann take the sergeant's exam. Sgt. Cryer deals with a woman who is miscarrying and claims that she was assaulted by W.P.C. Page.
  • For Their Own Good
    For Their Own Good
    Episode 91
    8/1/96
    8.8
    D.S. Boulton uses an informant as the bait to catch a dangerous villain.
  • Dead Man's Hand
    Dead Man's Hand
    Episode 90
    7/30/96
    8.8
    D.S. Beech investigates the claim of one compulsive gambler to have murdered another.
  • Target
    Target
    Episode 89
    7/29/96
    8.9
    W.P.C. Ackland and P.C. Loxton are listening to a complaint from a passer-by when the woman is shot dead by a sniper. W.D.S. Morgan and C.I.D. try to find a motive for the shooting.
  • True Colours
    True Colours
    Episode 88
    7/26/96
    8.7
    D.S. Daly is determined to find out why a white teenager is trying to take the blame for his black friends.
  • Playing It by the Rules
    7/25/96
    9.4
    D.I. Deakin is handed the chance to bust a drug dealer when his wife turns informant.
  • Big Bullies
    Big Bullies
    Episode 86
    7/23/96
    9.0
    Insp. Monroe investigates a schooboy's claim that he was assaulted by his teacher.
  • Don't Leave Me This Way
    7/19/96
    9.8
    P.C. Loxton and W.P.C. Keane follow up a mugging but suspect that the victim knows more than she is letting on.
  • Sartorial Elegance
    Sartorial Elegance
    Episode 84
    7/18/96
    8.6
    D.C. Carver and P.C. Jarvis misjudge the condition of a witness, threatening Operation Eagle Eye.
  • A Quick Return
    A Quick Return
    Episode 83
    7/16/96
    9.9
    Sgt. Cryer and W.P.C. Keane investigate a series of street robberies and find four teenagers trying to buy their way into drug dealing.
  • Unlucky in Love
    Unlucky in Love
    Episode 82
    7/12/96
    9.3
    Sgt. Boyden investigates a dating agency that is rumoured to be providing underaged girls.
  • All or Nothing
    All or Nothing
    Episode 81
    7/11/96
    8.4
    P.C. Quinnan and W.P.C. Keane discover the body of a young girl in a pub toilet.
  • Kick Me Hard
    Kick Me Hard
    Episode 80
    7/9/96
    9.6
    D.S. Daly mounts an operation to catch muggers. W.P.C. Page goes into the field as a pregnant woman to act as bait.
  • Born Again
    Born Again
    Episode 79
    7/5/96
    9.8
    D.S. Boulton investigates an assault on an old man.
  • Tarts Cards
    Tarts Cards
    Episode 78
    7/4/96
    8.7
    Sgt. Boyden and P.C. Slater investigate a series of offensive telephone calls.
  • Starting Young
    Starting Young
    Episode 77
    7/2/96
    10
    P.C. Jarvis and W.P.C. Keane deal with a boy in possession of a pensioner's prescription.
  • One Step Ahead
    One Step Ahead
    Episode 76
    6/28/96
    9.8
    D.C.I. Meadows and D.C. Skase pursue an ex-convict who has sworn revenge on the informant who put him away. Sgt. Boyden is called upon to help a prostitute who believes that she is being followed.
  • Apron Strings
    Apron Strings
    Episode 75
    6/27/96
    7.9
    Sgt. Cryer and W.P.C. Keane discover a woman dead in her bath and suspect her son of foul play.
  • Spill
    Spill
    Episode 74
    6/25/96
    9.1
    A tanker crashes, spilling a potentially lethal load near a housing estate. Insp. Monroe supervises the evacuation of the area.
  • Camper
    Camper
    Episode 73
    6/21/96
    9.0
    P.C. Slater and Sgt. Boyden are involved in a drugs bust on a camp site.
  • Filth
    Filth
    Episode 72
    6/20/96
    8.4
    D.I. Deakin and D.S. Boulton investigate when the body of a pimp is discovered in a pile of rubbish.
  • Overstepping the Mark
    6/13/96
    9.4
    D.C. Lines tries to get a juvenile offender to inform on a gang of dangerous thugs, while D.S. Daly is troubled by an attractive young probation officer.
  • The Bagman
    The Bagman
    Episode 70
    6/11/96
    8.9
    D.I. Deakin investigates a violent attack on a small-time crook whom he suspects to have fallen in with bad company.
  • Butting In
    Butting In
    Episode 69
    6/7/96
    8.6
    P.C. Jarvis steps in to help W.P.C. Page deal with a violent attack, but there are complications.
  • Lies and Statistics
    Lies and Statistics
    Episode 68
    6/6/96
    9.2
    Sgt. Boyden tries to help a young offender.
  • Knocking on the Door
    6/4/96
    8.7
    New recruit D.S. Geoff Daly steps in to help D.C. Skase when a straightforward drugs bust goes wrong.
  • Jekyll and Hyde
    Jekyll and Hyde
    Episode 66
    5/31/96
    5.9
    Ch. Supt. Brownlow witnesses a violent outburst on the road.
  • Helping Hands
    Helping Hands
    Episode 65
    5/30/96
    8.2
    W.P.C. Datta and P.C. Garfield arrest a G.P. for possession of cannabis, but he claims it is for use by one of his patients.
  • Cuckoo
    Cuckoo
    Episode 64
    5/28/96
    8.2
    W.P.C. Page and Insp. Monroe are dragged into a family squabble.
  • Hard Enough
    Hard Enough
    Episode 63
    5/24/96
    8.6
    D.S. Boulton and D.C. Carver have to decide whether a householder used reasonable force when he killed a burglar with a baseball bat.
  • Party On
    Party On
    Episode 62
    5/23/96
    8.6
    D.I. Deakin and W.D.C. Croft have to deal with a gang of delinquents when one of them is bottled at an ecstasy party.
  • Voices
    Voices
    Episode 61
    5/21/96
    9.1
    W.P.C. Datta and D.S. Greig suspect that a woman who claims she can hear voices may hold the key to a series of sexual assaults.
  • Final Drive
    Final Drive
    Episode 60
    5/17/96
    8.6
    P.C. Jarvis is at Hendon for the advanced driving course.
  • With This Ring
    With This Ring
    Episode 59
    5/16/96
    9.1
    W.P.C. Keane comes across a suspect antiques dealer. D.S. Greig and W.D.C. Croft investigate a burglary and reopen a feud between two sisters.
  • Tough Love
    Tough Love
    Episode 58
    5/14/96
    9.0
    P.C.s Hollis and Garfield deal with an attack on a school bully.
  • Rollover
    Rollover
    Episode 57
    5/10/96
    7.9
    D.I. Deakin comes down hard on a snout who tries to buck the system, and gets an unexpected result.
  • Cold Feet and Hot Coffee
    5/9/96
    9.2
    P.C. Loxton and W.P.C. Page go undercover at a wedding to prevent a jilted lover spoiling the bride's big day.
  • Conspiracy of Silence
    5/7/96
    9.4
    D.I. Deakin and D.S. Boulton investigate a fatal stabbing and uncover jealousy and deceit.
  • Time Spent
    Time Spent
    Episode 54
    5/3/96
    9.4
    D.S. Beech uncovers the relationship between a former boss and a local crime lord. D.C. Carver is caught between two troubled lovers.
  • Accidents Will Happen
    5/2/96
    9.7
    Sgt. Boyden and W.P.C. Page look into a protection racket.
  • Professional Ethics
    Professional Ethics
    Episode 52
    4/30/96
    9.5
    D.S. Greig and D.C. Lines investigate graffiti attacks on motor vehicles and uncover a fraud.
  • Value Added
    Value Added
    Episode 51
    4/26/96
    9.4
  • Going for a Song
    Going for a Song
    Episode 50
    4/25/96
    8.9
    D.C. Carver calls on a former colleague to help with an antique clock that is a target for theft.
  • Decent Proposals
    Decent Proposals
    Episode 49
    4/23/96
    10
    P.C.s Loxton and Quinnan investigate an employment agency that provides lucrative opportunities to women with financial troubles.
  • Cheating
    Cheating
    Episode 48
    4/19/96
    10
    P.C.s Quinnan and Hollis have to decide whether a pub quiz champion is breaking the rules. D.C. Skase deals with the unfaithful wife of a local villain.
  • Tale of Two Cities
    Tale of Two Cities
    Episode 47
    4/18/96
    9.4
    D.S. Greig is in pursuit of a local drug dealer. Two teenagers arrested for possession refuse to provide any information about their supplier.
  • And Nothing But
    And Nothing But
    Episode 46
    4/16/96
    9.5
    P.C. Loxton arrests a black man he suspects is responsible for a mugging and is accused of racism. W.P.C. Keane is part of an operation to catch a drug dealer.
  • Dancers
    Dancers
    Episode 45
    4/12/96
    8.7
    Ch. Supt. Brownlow organises a tea dance for police pensioners and widows.
  • Dangerous Game
    Dangerous Game
    Episode 44
    4/11/96
    8.9
    D.S. Boulton, D.C. Carver and D.I. Deakin take part in a Flying Squad operation against a vicious gang of armed robbers.
  • Animal
    Animal
    Episode 43
    4/9/96
    9.5
    Sgt. Boyden and W.P.C. Datta try to secure a conviction against a vicious pimp.
  • Beating the Odds
    Beating the Odds
    Episode 42
    4/5/96
    9.0
    D.S. Boulton investiges a notorious local bookie and prompts suspicions about D.S. Beech's private life.
  • More Haste
    More Haste
    Episode 41
    4/4/96
    8.8
    W.P.C. Keane has a bad day in court. Insp. Monroe follows up on a domestic incident.
  • Party Pooper
    Party Pooper
    Episode 40
    4/2/96
    9.2
    P.C. Slater's ability is questioned when he appears to mishandle two violent thugs at a party and his wallet, containing his warrant card, is stolen.
  • Dead of Night
    Dead of Night
    Episode 39
    3/29/96
    9.1
    P.C. Quinnan fails to notice an injured woman on the station doorstep, leading to questions about his whereabouts.
  • A Hornet's Nest
    A Hornet's Nest
    Episode 38
    3/28/96
    8.7
    D.S. Greig is charged with police brutality following a raid on a burglar's home.
  • Broken Homes
    Broken Homes
    Episode 37
    3/23/96
    9.5
    P.C. Loxton and W.P.C. Keane chase a local tearaway, who gets injured. Ch. Insp. Conway has to deal with the resultant accusations of police harassment.
  • Blood Brothers
    Blood Brothers
    Episode 36
    3/22/96
    8.5
    D.C.I. Meadows tries to get the truth from an Asian man fatally injured during a dispute between his two sons.
  • Girls' Night
    Girls' Night
    Episode 35
    3/21/96
    9.8
    P.C. Loxton and W.P.C. Page deal with a bridegroom who disrupts a hen night.
  • Getting Off
    Getting Off
    Episode 34
    3/19/96
    8.3
    D.S. Boulton investigates a convicted drug addict and clashes with a drugs worker.
  • On the Block
    On the Block
    Episode 33
    3/15/96
    9.0
    D.S. Boulton loses a suspect during an arrest and has to ask Insp. Monroe to help get him back.
  • Kicked Out
    Kicked Out
    Episode 32
    3/14/96
    9.0
    P.C. Jarvis and W.P.C. Page are called in to help in the deportation of an illegal immigrant who escapes from custody.
  • Home Help
    Home Help
    Episode 31
    3/12/96
    8.8
    Sgt. Cryer and P.C. Slater handle a tricky case involving a disabled former police officer and his wayward son, who has been arrested.
  • Bits and Pieces
    Bits and Pieces
    Episode 30
    3/8/96
    8.2
    Sgt. Boyden and P.C. Slater search for the owner of a severed hand found on a rubbish tip.
  • Someone Special
    Someone Special
    Episode 29
    3/7/96
    8.6
    D.C.s Lines and Skase investigate a possible arson attack on a nightclub.
  • Perfect Match
    Perfect Match
    Episode 28
    3/5/96
    9.1
    D.S. Beech and W.D.C. Croft try to track down a violent attacker.
  • Open Wound
    Open Wound
    Episode 27
    3/1/96
    8.2
    D.C. Skase and D.I. Deakin deal with a wounded crack dealer shot in the yard of a pub.
  • Home from Home
    Home from Home
    Episode 26
    2/29/96
    9.5
    P.C. Stamp is called in to supervise the eviction of a father from his home.
  • Confession
    Confession
    Episode 25
    2/27/96
    8.5
    A man comes in to Sun Hill and confesses to murdering a woman who disappeared five years ago. D.C.I. Meadows, who headed the original investigation, and D.C. Carver talk to him and, when they are convinced he is lying, throw him out. The man soon returns, and this time he tells Carver something that wasn't in the news stories making the police take his confession more seriously.moreless
  • Boy Meets Girl
    Boy Meets Girl
    Episode 24
    2/23/96
    10
    W.D.C. Croft investigates a series of vicious sexual assaults on women. The discovery of a knife in a stolen car provides a vital clue.
  • Pointing the Finger
    Pointing the Finger
    Episode 23
    2/22/96
    9.5
    D.C.s Carver and Skase investigate a vicious assault on an Asian schoolboy.
  • Somebody's Home
    Somebody's Home
    Episode 22
    2/20/96
    9.0
    P.C. Quinnan and W.P.C. Keane have to help someone with a conviction for police assault.
  • Pieces of Cake
    Pieces of Cake
    Episode 21
    2/16/96
    9.3
    D.S. Beech is caught in the crossfire when Ch. Supt. Brownlow sets uniform against C.I.D.
  • Going Guilty
    Going Guilty
    Episode 20
    2/15/96
    8.9
    Sgt. Cryer and P.C. Slater follow up on a murder but a legal loophole may allow the teenage perpetrator to get away with it.
  • Separate Rooms
    Separate Rooms
    Episode 19
    2/13/96
    7.7
    D.C. Lines investigates an allegation of underaged sex.
  • Back in Business
    Back in Business
    Episode 18
    2/9/96
    9.8
    Acting Supt. Conway is stirred into action by a face from the past.
  • Cold Light of Day
    Cold Light of Day
    Episode 17
    2/8/96
    9.4
    A reconstruction brings forward an unexpected witness to a brutal assault on a 15-year-old boy.
  • Stop the Music
    Stop the Music
    Episode 16
    2/6/96
    8.8
    W.D.C. Croft and a badly hung-over D.S. Beech investigate when a body is found in a car with a large amount of crack cocaine.
  • Happy Birthday
    Happy Birthday
    Episode 15
    2/2/96
    8.5
    D.C.I. Meadows and W.D.C. Croft investigate the brutal murder of an elderly woman, and question two young children living on the floor below who may have heard what happened.
  • Bounds of Decency
    Bounds of Decency
    Episode 14
    2/1/96
    8.7
    P.C.s Slater and Garfield struggle to keep the peace when two women fall out over the same man.
  • Someone Else's Problem
    1/30/96
    9.2
    W.P.C. Ackland and P.C. Jarvis try to reconcile a couple of warring lovers. W.P.C Datta and P.C. Quinnan look into the mysterious death of a jogger.
  • One Night with You
    One Night with You
    Episode 12
    1/26/96
    9.4
    D.I. Deakin discovers a ring which may hold a clue to the whereabouts of a kidnapped five-year-old boy.
  • Worst Fears
    Worst Fears
    Episode 11
    1/25/96
    8.6
    D.I. Deakin investigates the kidnapping of a five-year-old boy. Acting Supt. Conway gets some unsettling news.
  • Old Dogs, New Tricks
    1/23/96
    9.3
    Sgt. Boyden tries to stay one step ahead when Sun Hill gets a new computer system.
  • Judgement Call
    Judgement Call
    Episode 9
    1/19/96
    10
    W.P.C. Marshall and P.C. Slater pursue two burglars. C.I.D. try to track down an escaped prisoner.
  • No Assistance Required
    1/18/96
    8.5
    W.P.C. Datta is called to a burglary and is subjected to the unwanted affections of a civic-minded admirer. Insp. Monroe is suspicious when P.C. Loxton determines to settle an old score.
  • Better Half
    Better Half
    Episode 7
    1/16/96
    9.0
    W.D.C. Croft and D.S. Beech investigate the murder of a hairdresser who had been fighting for a share of her dead fiancé's estate.
  • Outer
    Outer
    Episode 6
    1/12/96
    9.9
    D.S. Boulton is determined to arrest a local drug dealer, at any cost.
  • Home Truths
    Home Truths
    Episode 5
    1/11/96
    9.4
    W.P.C. Ackland and P.C. Jarvis follow up a vicious assault.
  • Keeping It in the Family
    1/9/96
    9.4
    D.C.s Lines and Skase try to avert an ice-cream war in Sun Hill after a vendor is assaulted.
  • Runners Up
    Runners Up
    Episode 3
    1/5/96
    8.7
    D.C.I. Meadows offers a bottle of scotch whisky as a reward for catching an elusive burglar.
  • Second Sense
    Second Sense
    Episode 2
    1/4/96
    9.1
    P.C.s Loxton and Slater deal with a woman drink-driver.
  • Call Waiting
    Call Waiting
    Episode 1
    1/2/96
    9.0
    W.D.C. Croft and D.C. Skase investigate a series of hoax phone calls that is tearing a family apart.