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.

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

Series 3, Episode 5

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.

Broadcast details

Thursday 11th October 2018
Channel 4
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Joanna Scanlan D.I. Vivienne Deering
Elaine Cassidy D.C. Dinah Kowalska
Will Mellor D.C. Spike Tanner
Ste Johnston P.C. Jonah Mitchell
Tom Varey P.C. Stuart O'Connell
Saira Choudhry P.C. Tegan Thompson
Claire Rushbrook D.C.I. Marilyn Merchant
Neil Maskell Dennis Caddy
Tamara Lawrance Bonnie Sands
Lisa McGrillis Caroline McCoy
Darren Connolly Joseph Beckett
Guest cast
Bethany Black Pocahontas
Satnam Bhogal Imam
Nigel Lindsay DCI Terry Taylor
Omar Malik Bashir Khan
Leah Choudhry Girl with Goat
Natalie Dew Doctor
Writing team
May Anderson Script Editor
Julie Rutterford Writer
Production team
Misha Manson-Smith Director
Philip Leach Producer
Martin Carr Executive Producer
Paul Abbott Executive Producer
Paul Coe Executive Producer

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