Traffic Cops

Traffic Cops

2003 - 2011, Crime, Reality, Other
Britain's traffic police.

Episode Guide

  • Traffic Cops - Running on Empty (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    Running on Empty

    Armed with 50,000 volt tasers, cops in Bedfordshire make a difficult arrest; a desperate teenager leads cops on a hair raising pursuit.

  • Traffic Cops - Traffic Cops (Season 8 Episode 3)
    Season 8 Episode 3:

    Traffic Cops

    After failing to stop for using his cell phone while driving, a man leads the police on a pursuit through Swansea.

  • Traffic Cops - Traffic Cops (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:

    Traffic Cops

    The traffic cops in Cardiff get a little help from snoopers trying to call time on a suspected drunk driver; in South Wales, there are prying eyes of a different kind - CCTV cameras - which see lawbreakers at work.

  • Traffic Cops - Fatal Consequences (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    Fatal Consequences

    A serious accident involving pedestrians and a 44-ton truck forces a total closure of M6; the police become locked in a battle to save an injured woman.

  • Traffic Cops - School's Out (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    School's Out

  • Traffic Cops - Riding their Luck (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Riding their Luck

  • Traffic Cops - Motorway Cops (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Motorway Cops

    A high speed crash in Cheshire leaves the fast lane blocked to traffic; a burning truck makes both lanes of M180 impassible.

  • Traffic Cops - Identity Crisis (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Identity Crisis

  • Traffic Cops - Educators (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:


    A motorists' organization names the most dangerous roads in Britain; traffic cops in Cheshire "educate" reckless drivers.

  • Traffic Cops - Under Pressure (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Under Pressure

    South Yorkshire's police reveal how high-speed pursuits, stolen cars and fatal collisions are part of a typical day while patrolling Sheffield's streets.

  • Traffic Cops - Bad Attitude (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Bad Attitude

    An angry driver tries to elude the legal system; a routine stop becomes a dangerous case of road rage.

  • Traffic Cops - On the Loose (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    On the Loose

    Operation Mermaind cracks down on vehicles used by gang leaders; police catch asylum seekers working on nearby farms.

  • Traffic Cops - Losing Control (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Losing Control

    Police follow the trail of serial car criminals; residents take the law into their own hands with a car thief caught in a dead end.

  • Traffic Cops - Twocers (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:


  • Traffic Cops - Over the Limit (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Over the Limit

    South Yorkshire's police combine speed cameras with traditional methods to catch speeders; motorcyclists have ways to dodge detection.

  • Traffic Cops - Too Young to Die (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Too Young to Die

    Illegal off-road bikers put their lives at risk; a former car thief gives his assistance to the police.

  • Traffic Cops - Right Time, Right Place (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Right Time, Right Place

    Yorkshire's teenage criminals steal cars, ignore courts and keep driving; criminals in Sheffield steal cars on demand.

  • Traffic Cops - After Dark (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    After Dark

    South Yorkshire traffic officers continue their fight against criminals who come out after dark.

  • Traffic Cops - Takeaway (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:


    Jamie Theakston examines Operation Takeaway; traffic police seize vehicles; sometimes the vehicles are crushed.

  • Traffic Cops - Wrecked and Reckless (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Wrecked and Reckless

    Pat Langley participates in a hair-raising high-speed chase on a motorway; a motorcyclist risks his life in a midnight pursuit.

  • Traffic Cops - Impact (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:


    The driving skills of South Yorkshire traffic cop Martin Northam are used to catch violent criminals.

  • Traffic Cops - Dead End (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Dead End

    A camera designed to trap terrorists is used to foil traffic crime; a fire engine crashes during an emergency.

  • Traffic Cops - Law Breakers (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Law Breakers

    Chief Super Les Owen attempts to educate, rather than punish, traffic offenders.

  • Traffic Cops - Mad, Bad and Dangerous (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Mad, Bad and Dangerous

    The Metropolitan Police launch a road safety campaign.

  • Traffic Cops - Seeing Red (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Seeing Red

    Drugged driver; road rage.

  • Traffic Cops - Fatal Attraction (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Fatal Attraction

    Motorcycle accidents.