What was the first TV police show?

Telecrime (BBC, 1938–39) – later known as Telecrimes (1946) – challenged TV viewers to unravel crimes before the police and featured the first TV police detective, Inspector Holt (played by J B Rowe, UK).

What is the longest running police show?

Law & Order, longest-running law-enforcement series in American television. The show aired on the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) network from 1990 to 2010 and enjoyed strong ratings throughout its run.

What is the longest TV show of all time?

The Simpsons
List of longest-running scripted American primetime television series

Number of seasons Series Last air date
33 The Simpsons Present
23 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Present
21 Law & Order Present
20 Gunsmoke 1975-03-31

Who won the best detective series?

“Sherlock” is the BBC’s modern adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s famous detective series. It follows an eccentric but brilliant sleuth and his partner as they seek to solve the most difficult cases. With an IMDb user rating of 9.3/10, “The Wire” ranks as the best detective show in TV history.

Which came first NCIS or Criminal Minds?

Fourth, and just before “NCIS,” is “Criminal Minds,” which captured a lot of attention with its focus on the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit (Behavioral Sciences Unit in reality) and their investigations of the world’s most notorious serial killers.

What is the best cop show?

P.B. Bear and Friends

  • Pablo the Little Red Fox
  • Paddington
  • The Painter’s World
  • Pajanimals
  • Palace of Dreams
  • The Pallisers
  • Panorama
  • Papertrail
  • The Paradise Club
  • Why are cop shows so popular?

    Cop shows are popular because they are comforting. Despite how clever the antagonist may be in a particular episode, the brilliant good guys solve the case in the end sparing no expense using the top of the line technology and man-hours. We’d like to believe in case we were to be murdered, the cops will solve the case and catch our murderer.

    What are the best TV shows of the 80s?


  • Married… with Children
  • Doogie Howser,M.D.
  • Quincy,M.E.
  • T. J. Hooker
  • Scarecrow and Mrs. King
  • G.I. Joe
  • C.O.P.S.
  • L.A. Law
  • What is your favorite sitcom from the ’80s?

    – Tyrion Lannister – Game Of Thrones – Cisco Ramon – The Flash – Elliot Alderson – Mr.Robot – Clay Jensen – 13 Reasons Why – Chandler Bing – F.R.I.E.N.D.S – Barney Stinson – How I met your Mother – Sheldon Cooper – Big Bang Theory