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Shows like NCIS: The Police Procedural Parade

The list of police procedurals out there can seem endless, but if you're feeling overwhelmed just think of all the police officers who not only have to solve these crimes, but fill out the paperwork as well.

Shows like Luther: Life with London's Bobbies

To paraphrase Samuel Johnson, when someone is tired of London crime shows, they are tired of life. That may be a bit of an overstatement, but these police shows set in the Smoke will have you looking for cheap flights to Heathrow.

Shows like The Fall: British Women on the Case

The Fall's Stella Gibson is only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to great women detectives on British television. This list rounds up shows with strong female leads who bring the baddies to justice.

Shows like Broadchurch: Best British Crime

The birthplace of Sherlock Holmes has produced some of the greatest crime and detective series in recent years, including Peaky Blinders, Line of Duty, Happy Valley, Luther, Broadchurch and of course Sherlock--don't forget to check out related lists including British Women on the Case, Grizzled British Detectives, Cracking the (Inspector) Morse Code, and Agatha Christie and her Admirers.

Shows like Good Girls Revolt: Womens Lib TV

Decades before #MeToo, these pioneering women battled sexism in male dominated industries and made the first cracks in the glass ceiling.

Shows Like Good Girls Revolt: The Swinging Sixties

Plenty of sex, and drugs, and rock and roll in this eclectic list of 21st century dramas set in the 60s and 70s, curiosity for some, nostalgia for others.

Shows like Broadchurch: Overcast British Cop Shows

Far from the world of Agatha Christie: in these shows the bobbies are world-weary, the criminals depraved, and the rain incessant.

Gritty Post-War British Cops and Robbers

You might associate post-War Britain with warm beer, village greens, and pleasant bobbies--but these shows demonstrate the seamy underside of the U.K. in the 1950's-1970's, when gangsters battled with tough cops.

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