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Crime drama on Freeview Play

Our pick of some of the biggest, the best and the darkest crime drama shows.


In Edinburgh’s murky underbelly, DS Rebus is drawn into a violent criminal conflict that turns personal. A dark, fresh take on Ian Rankin's iconic character, with Richard Rankin.

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The Responder

Under pressure, fraying at the edges. In relentless night-time Liverpool, copper Chris is paired with a rookie. Will they save or destroy each other? Starring Martin Freeman.

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Tokyo Vice

In the neon-soaked underbelly of Tokyo, a US journalist dares to break open the violent world of the yakuza. But to get the story, there's always a cost. Slick, stylish drama.

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Outnumbered and outgunned - a Dublin crime family face a seemingly impossible gangland war. Will bonds of blood win out? Powerful drama with Clare Dunne and Charlie Cox.

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Death in Paradise

Murders and mojitos. Fresh off the plane, a British detective joins the police force on the luscious Caribbean island of Saint Marie.

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The Killing

Absorbing US crime thriller. Two detectives attempt to untangle a dark, twisting mystery after a 17-year-old girl is murdered in Seattle. Starring Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman and Peter Sarsgaard.

Watch now on Channel 4


A dying town. A killer's truth. In the heart of the Australian Outback, a journalist picks the bones of a violent tragedy. How far will people go to make sure secrets stay buried?

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The dark side of one of the most beautiful places on earth. Uncovering secrets and lies from the past - detective drama starring Douglas Henshall, Ashley Jensen and Alison O'Donnell.

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The Reckoning

Factual drama examining the crimes of Jimmy Savile, with testimony from survivors.

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