The Detectives. Image shows from L to R: Dave Briggs (Robert Powell), Bob Louis (Jasper Carrott). Copyright: Celador Productions.

The Detectives

BBC One sitcom about incompetent detectives. 31 episodes (5 series), 1993 - 1997. Stars Jasper Carrott, Robert Powell and George Sewell.

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The Detectives - The Complete Collection

The Detectives - The Complete Collection

Accidentally promoted far beyond their level of competence, Detective Constables Bob Louis and David Briggs stumble from crime to crime relying on a unique blend of intuition, hunches and inspired guesses... all of them hopelessly wrong. Incompetent, inept and usually in trouble, these bungling bobbies seem more likely to catch...

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The Detectives - Series 5

The Detectives - Series 5

In the neverending high-tech war against crime Detective Constables Bob Louis and David Briggs are the Scud missiles of the police arsenal: inefficient, unreliable and utterly aimless!

This is the final series of the classic mid-90s Jasper Carrott sitcom.

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The Detectives - Series 2

The Detectives - Series 2

Features all the episodes from Series 2 of the popular comedy series with the ineffectual crime fighting pair of DC Bob Louis and DC David Briggs.

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The Detectives - Series 1

The Detectives - Series 1

The complete episodes from the very under-rated first series of The Detectives.

Detective Constables Bob Louis and David Briggs demonstrate the art of being inefficient and totally unreliable policemen in these six episodes.

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