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 3

No Offence. Mayor Karim Hassan (Ace Bhatti). Copyright: AbbottVision.

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 13th September 2018

A contentious mayoral election is being fought between incumbent liberal Kashif Hassan and political underdog and local-girl-done-good Caroline McCoy.

In-depth Guide

No Offence. Image shows from L to R: D.C. Spike Tanner (Will Mellor), Unknown, Paddy Kenny (Victor McGuire), Unknown. Copyright: AbbottVision.

2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 20th September 2018

Killer Beckett's next target is Manchester's children and Viv and the team must track down the poisoned batch of halal meat that Beckett has unleashed on the city before it's too late. In the hunt to get closer to Beckett, Dinah attempts to win the trust of the undercover cop in the midst of the far-right group Beckett used to be involved in - and uncovers explosive secrets


No Offence. Image shows from L to R: Caroline McCoy (Lisa McGrillis), Lionel Dirkin (Patrick Baladi). Copyright: AbbottVision.

3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 27th September 2018

Election day looms and the team is on high alert, as Beckett's reign of terror appears to be escalating when an elderly Jewish man is found dead in a graveyard. The team is right on Beckett's tail, and a meeting between getaway driver Dennis and Beckett promises to be the key to capturing him.


No Offence. D.C. Dinah Kowalska (Elaine Cassidy). Copyright: AbbottVision.

4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 4th October 2018

The team has lost Beckett by a hair's breadth - but they have gained a potentially priceless opportunity. With Bonnie and Dennis in the station, Viv and the team have 48 hours to get Dennis to betray his best friend and turn police informant. Dennis won't budge but when Viv tunnels down to his deepest insecurities she unleashes more than she could have bargained for.


No Offence. Caroline McCoy (Lisa McGrillis). Copyright: AbbottVision.

5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 11th October 2018

Caroline McCoy's political reign begins, inciting chaos on the streets of Manchester, and catapults the hardline, no-nonsense DCI Terry Taylor into Friday Street cop shop, to bring the police in line with her agenda. While avoiding Terry's interferences, the team focus on using Bonnie and Dennis to expose Caroline and bring in killer Beckett.


No Offence. DCI Terry Taylor (Nigel Lindsay). Copyright: AbbottVision.

6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Thursday 18th October 2018

Beckett's death leads the team with no option but to go after the Mayor herself and they put a spectacular plan in motion to bring her down once and for all. But the team's ingenious strategy is threatened when one of their own is kidnapped.


Series 3 Trailer

The team return for a third series.

Featuring: Joanna Scanlan (D.I. Vivienne Deering), Alexandra Roach (D.S. Joy Freers), Elaine Cassidy (D.C. Dinah Kowalska).