Dempsey and Makepeace

Dempsey and Makepeace

A tough New York cop and an upper-class English detective are brought together to form an odd duo.

Episode Guide

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Guardian Angel (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Guardian Angel

    Makepeace resigns after finding herself unable to accept the shock of seeing Dempsey nearly killed in a warehouse incident.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Mantrap (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:


    Lured into a trap, the detectives become suspects in a murder as part of a plot involving diamond heists and bank robbers.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Cortez Connection (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Cortez Connection

    The detectives call in a local drug dealer to help them set a trap for Colombian traffickers seeking to expand their markets.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Out of Darkness (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Out of Darkness

    An obsessed murderer takes a woman hostage and threatens to kill her within 24 hours unless Makepeace meets with him alone.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Bird of Prey (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Bird of Prey

    The prosecution's chief witness in the trial of a major drug dealer threatens to withdraw after her daughter is kidnapped.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Extreme Prejudice (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Extreme Prejudice

    Makepeace and Dempsey pose as Middle East terrorists to find an arms dealer supplying several terrorist groups in Britain.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Prize Fighter (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Prize Fighter

    The detectives come upon a badly beaten, bare-knuckles boxer by the roadside, with counterfeit money stuffed in his pockets.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Jericho Scam (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Jericho Scam

    Makepeace risks her job to help Dempsey prove his innocence after a corrupt police officer jails him on trumped-up charges.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - The Burning (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    The Burning

    Not knowing that he has been identified, Dempsey continues to work with the gang on plans for a major robbery.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - The Burning (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    The Burning

    Undercover Dempsey seeks the connection between a New York City police commissioner and a London crime ring.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - The Bogey Man (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    The Bogey Man

    Dempsey becomes obsessed with nabbing a boxer-turned-criminal who escaped from a stakeout into the London boxing underworld.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - In the Dark (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    In the Dark

    A head of a right-wing extremist group plans to topple the British government by flooding the country with counterfeit money.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - The Hit (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Hit

    An American mobster plans to eliminate the governor of the Bank of England to stop the official from testifying against him.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Set a Thief (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Set a Thief

    A senior foreign official is the prime suspect in the hit-and-run death of a model working as a courier for gem smugglers.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Blood Money (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Blood Money

    The detectives pose as antiques dealers to catch those who murdered an Arab dealer and stole a crate of valuable antiques.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Tequila Sunrise (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Tequila Sunrise

    The detectives set out in pursuit of a petty thief attempting to assassinate a gang leader who tried to have him killed.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - No Surrender (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    No Surrender

    Makepeace substitutes herself for one of the hostages taken by desperate thieves after a thwarted bank-robbery attempt.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Love You to Death (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Love You to Death

    An insane woman who wants to both possess and kill Dempsey murders one innocent person and threatens Dempsey and Makepeace.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Wheelman (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:


    Makepeace poses as a journalist and Dempsey infiltrates as a getaway driver to uncover the plans of a French master criminal.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Silver Dollar (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Silver Dollar

    A terrorist group calling itself the African Liberation Army claims responsibility for attacks against a British corporation.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Judgement (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:


    Makepeace pursues the rapist and killer of her childhood friend, only to learn the victim's father has kidnapped a suspect.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Cry God for Harry (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Cry God for Harry

    A priceless jade collection is stolen from the estate of Makepeace's father while he is entertaining guests for the weekend.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Blind Eye (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Blind Eye

    A plan to assassinate Spikings turns up during the detectives' investigation of the kidnapping of a police informant's son.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Make Peace, Not War (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Make Peace, Not War

    The detectives uncover a multimillion-dollar Korean drug ring during the investigation of a routine warehouse robbery.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Nowhere to Run (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Nowhere to Run

    An investigation of Arab terrorists leads Dempsey and Makepeace into a plot involving drugs, gun-running and rock 'n' roll.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Hors de Combat (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Hors de Combat

    Dempsey discovers the reasons behind the killing of an underworld boss, an action that threatens to cause a gangland war.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Given to Acts of Violence (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Given to Acts of Violence

    A killer freed on a technicality attempts to flee the country after stealing Scottish bank notes from the Bank of England.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - Lucky Streak (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Lucky Streak

    An aristocrat is suspected in the murder of a security guard during the robbery of a chic West End gambling casino.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - The Squeeze (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Squeeze

    Despite Makepeace's strong protests, Spikings assigns her and Dempsey to investigate the hijacking of a security truck.

  • Dempsey and Makepeace - The Movie (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Movie

    Dempsey and Makepeace find that a truck supposedly full of smuggled caviar actually contains missile warheads.