Top Ten Police Procedurals (Cop Shows)

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The Top Ten

1 The Wire The Wire The Wire is an American crime drama television series set and produced in Baltimore, Maryland. Created and primarily written by author and former police reporter David Simon, the series was broadcast by the cable network HBO in the United States.
2 The Shield

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3 Law and Order
4 True Detective True Detective True Detective is an American anthology crime drama television series created and written by Nic Pizzolatto.
5 Homicide: Life on the Street
6 NYPD Blue
7 Criminal Minds Criminal Minds Criminal Minds is an American police procedural crime drama television series created by Jeff Davis, and is the original show in the Criminal Minds franchise.
8 NCIS NCIS NCIS is an American action police procedural television series, revolving around a fictional team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service.
9 Hawaii Five-0 Hawaii Five-0 Hawaii Five-0 is an American action police procedural television series that premiered on Monday, September 20, 2010, on CBS.
10 Justified

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11 Hill Street Blues
12 Fargo
13 Blue Bloods
14 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation CSI: Crime Scene Investigation CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, also referred to as CSI and CSI: Las Vegas, is an American procedural forensics crime drama television series which ran on CBS from October 6, 2000 to September 27, 2015, spanning 15 seasons.
15 Law and Order: Special Victims Unit Law and Order: Special Victims Unit Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (often abbreviated to Law & Order: SVU or just SVU) is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City, where it is also primarily produced.
16 Southland
17 Columbo Columbo Columbo is an American television series starring Peter Falk as Columbo, a homicide detective with the Los Angeles Police Department.
18 Luther
19 Brooklyn Nine-Nine Brooklyn Nine-Nine Brooklyn Nine-Nine is an American police television sitcom that premiered on Fox on September 17, 2013. Created by Dan Goor and Michael Schur, the series revolves around Jake Peralta, an immature but talented NYPD detective in Brooklyn's 99th Precinct, who comes into conflict with his new commanding ...read more.
20 Elementary
21 Happy Valley
22 Miami Vice Miami Vice Miami Vice is an American television crime drama series created by Anthony Yerkovich and produced by Michael Mann for NBC.
23 21 Jump Street
24 The Mentalist
25 Twin Peaks Twin Peaks Twin Peaks is an American mystery horror drama television series created by Mark Frost and David Lynch that premiered on April 8, 1990, on ABC.
26 CSI: NY
27 CSI: Miami
28 Numbers
29 Barney Miller
30 Dragnet

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31 Homicide Hunter
32 Chicago PD
33 NCIS: Los Angeles
34 The Flash The Flash The Flash is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Geoff Johns, airing on The CW.
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