No Offence. Image shows from L to R: D.I. Vivienne Deering (Joanna Scanlan), D.S. Joy Freers (Alexandra Roach). Copyright: AbbottVision.

No Offence

Channel 4 comedy drama about a group of police. 21 episodes (3 series), 2015 - 2018. Stars Joanna Scanlan, Alexandra Roach, Elaine Cassidy, Paul Ritter and others.

Series 1, Episode 5

The police are readying a trap for the prime suspect in the serial killer case, but their plans risk being derailed entirely when a notorious child murderer's new identity is leaked online.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 2nd June 2015
Channel 4
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Joanna Scanlan D.I. Vivienne Deering
    Alexandra Roach D.S. Joy Freers
    Elaine Cassidy D.C. Dinah Kowalska
    Paul Ritter Randolph Miller
    Will Mellor D.C. Spike Tanner
    Ste Johnston P.C. Jonah Mitchell
    Neet Mohan P.C. Taz Ahmed
    Tom Varey P.C. Stuart O'Connell
    Saira Choudhry P.C. Tegan Thompson
    Charlie May-Clark Cathy Calvert
    Kate O'Flynn Dr. Peep
    Colin Salmon Det. Sup. Darren Maclaren
    Hannah Walters Connie Ball
    Ben Tavassoli Alpha
    Guest cast
    Julian Gorman Jock
    Joanne Finney Olivia Bacon
    Colin Parry Kevin
    Ben Smith Noel/Christy
    Nichola Burley Elizabeth
    Taru Devani Shop Keeper
    David Herlihy Dan Feeney
    Nicholas Camm Olivia's Dad
    Gerrard Thompson Bowling Man
    Tracey Lynch Irish Woman
    Writing team
    Paul Abbott Writer
    Toby Bentley Script Editor
    Jimmy Dowdall Writer
    Production team
    Catherine Morshead Director
    Anna Ferguson Series Producer
    Simon Meyers Producer
    Martin Carr Executive Producer
    Paul Abbott Executive Producer
    Justin Krish Editor
    Tom Sayer Production Designer
    Vince Pope Composer

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