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Watch New Tricks Season 9
Part of a Whole
aired: Sun, Oct 28, 2012
Thirty years ago, Strickland and a group of his associates, including Stephen Fisher, were involved in a covert operation on behalf of MI5. Now, someone is trying to kill all the members of that group and Strickland turns to the UCOS team for help.
aired: Sun, Oct 21, 2012
Standing and McAndrew travel to Glasgow, where a new UCOS section is being established. While there, they agree to help investigate the unsolved murder of a bookie, and the case brings McAndrew face-to-face with an old adversary.
aired: Sun, Oct 14, 2012
UCOS investigates the murder of Max Klein, an East German immigrant whose mysterious last words translated as 'blue flower'. As the team pieces together Max's remarkable story, Pullman attempts to gain the trust of his estranged daughter Mia.
aired: Sun, Oct 7, 2012
UCOS re-opens the case of Sean Docherty, a talented young poet whose burnt body was discovered ten years ago in the scrap yard of a known gangster and Lane is sure that the answer lies in his poetry.
Love Means Nothing in Tennis
aired: Sun, Sep 30, 2012
UCOS investigates the case of 16-year-old tennis champion Alice Kemp, who fell to her death from the balcony of a penthouse apartment after losing a crucial match.
Body of Evidence
aired: Sun, Sep 23, 2012
When the body of missing computer expert Martin Longthorn turns up in the morgue of a teaching hospital under a false name and address, the UCOS team finds themselves drawn into the unfamiliar world of online hacktivists.
The Girl Who Lived
aired: Sun, Sep 16, 2012
The UCOS team's feathers are ruffled when Steve McAndrew, a retired detective from Glasgow, descends on the office like a bundle of Scottish energy. Brought in to reinvestigate one of his original cases, McAndrew's policing methods raise a few eyebrows.
Queen and Country
aired: Sun, Sep 9, 2012
UCOS reinvestigates the death of Annabel Tilson, whose body was discovered in a frozen river on Christmas Day 2008. Annabel's death was presumed to be suicide; however Annabel's twin sister Minnie is convinced that she was murdered.
Old School Ties
aired: Sun, Sep 2, 2012
When the body of young PE teacher Jason Bowe is discovered in woodlands adjoining a prestigious boarding school, UCOS is asked to investigate the case quickly and discreetly.
A Death in the Family
aired: Sun, Aug 26, 2012
Jack Halford deals a devastating blow to UCOS, he's quitting. But before the team can question the reasons behind his decision and persuade him to stay, shadowy Whitehall Intelligence figure Stephen Fisher arrives with one of his secret cases.
Watch New Tricks Season 8
aired: Sun, Sep 4, 2011
UCOS reopen the case of zoo keeper Zac Halsey who was found mauled to death in the tiger enclosure at Harefield Zoo in 2006.
aired: Sun, Aug 28, 2011
UCOS reinvestigate the murder of an unidentified male found in a West London alleyway seven years ago when the victim is named on a website highlighting unexplained disappearances.
Only the Brave
aired: Sun, Aug 21, 2011
The UCOS team reinvestigate the murder of Eddie Chapman, leader of a notorious criminal motorbike gang, The Braves, when new evidence is brought to them by an unlikely source.
The Gentleman Vanishes
aired: Sun, Aug 14, 2011
The UCOS team reinvestigate the disappearance of a leading scientist when his wife receives a number of anonymous emails from someone claiming to know what happened to him.
Objects of Desire
aired: Sun, Aug 7, 2011
Some past memories and feelings are stirred up when Detective Superintendent Sandra Pullman is reunited with an old flame, DCI James Larson.
aired: Sun, Jul 31, 2011
When psychologist Samantha Gerson arrives at UCOS to conduct a study on older men in the workplace, she is greeted with a mixed reception.
Setting Out Your Stall
aired: Sun, Jul 24, 2011
The UCOS team reinvestigates a highly sensitive case when new information links the unexplained death of popular market trader Kathy Green, to a series of drug rapes in East London.
Lost in Translation
aired: Sun, Jul 17, 2011
The UCOS team are drawn into a world of immigration loopholes, Albanian gangs and family feuds when they reinvestigate the death of an unidentified male discovered on farmland outside Waltham Forest in 1996.
End of the Line
aired: Sun, Jul 10, 2011
When Peter Offord is arrested in connection with a warehouse robbery, DNA tests prove his innocence but link him directly to an unnamed vagrant who was strangled on a tube train 15 years earlier, prompting UCOS to reopen the case.
aired: Sun, Jul 3, 2011
Detective Superintendent Sandra Pullman and her unconventional team of ex detectives are back for a new season. Gerry Standing, Brian Lane and Jack Halford may bend the rules, ignore procedure, take risks and follow their hunches, but they get results.
Watch New Tricks Season 7
The Fourth Man
aired: Thu, Nov 11, 2010
When the team reinvestigate a 30-year-old safety deposit robbery, they find themselves unwittingly drawn into a case involving high-level police corruption that threatens the future of UCOS.
aired: Thu, Nov 4, 2010
When the gun used to murder a talented young boxer 15 years ago surfaces in an armed robbery, UCOS are drawn into the darker side of professional boxing in a case that causes conflict and friction among the team.
Coming Out Ball
aired: Thu, Oct 28, 2010
The team reinvestigate the 1983 abduction of 18-year-old debutante Barbara Linden-Warner. The daughter of a wealthy British arms manufacturer, Barbara was the apple of her father's eye. But did she pay the ultimate price for her life of privilege?
Where There's Smoke
aired: Thu, Oct 21, 2010
When criminal Mark Johnson was killed in a fatal fire at London's Union club in 1996, a wall of silence among witnesses and associates plagued the investigation. With fresh information suggesting that it was a targeted arson attack, UCOS reopen the case.
aired: Thu, Oct 14, 2010
The UCOS team reinvestigate the murder of fashion designer Ritchie Levene following an intensive campaign to reopen the case by his ex-wife. But is Sarah Levene's obsession to get justice for her ex-husband born out of love or revenge?
Good Morning Lemmings
aired: Thu, Oct 7, 2010
The team reinvestigate the death of graffiti artist Danny "Flak" Tyler when graffiti claiming "I Killed Flak" starts appearing around London. But Brian Lane almost jeopardizes the case when his latest hobby/obsession distracts him.
aired: Wed, Sep 29, 2010
UCOS pursue a serial rapist when a recent assault at a bakery is linked to two attacks at a chocolate factory ten years previously. But Duncan Miller's factory hides many dark secrets and the team find themselves with more cases than they bargained for.
aired: Thu, Sep 23, 2010
UCOS reinvestigate the disappearance of five-year-old Yasser Blackledge 25 years ago when a recently released prisoner, John Davies, confesses to his abduction and murder. The team, however, are suspicious.
It Smells of Books
aired: Thu, Sep 16, 2010
When the team reinvestigates the death of university professor Dr Richard Symes, Lane finds himself going undercover in The London Library. While Lane embraces his new academic persona, the case stirs up regrets for Halford.
Dead Man Talking
aired: Thu, Sep 9, 2010
UCOS reinvestigate the death of a wealthy financier when a psychic tells the dead man's daughter that she needs to resolve some unfinished business on her father's behalf. Deeply skeptical of Sebastian Carter the team set out to prove him a fraud.
Watch New Tricks Season 6
Meat Is Murder
aired: Wed, Sep 2, 2009
When the murder case of a doctor at Smithfield Market 33 years ago is reopened, Gerry is forced to admit to his past. But it is the results of a routine DNA test that lead Pullman to make a shattering discovery about her own family.
Blood Is Thicker Than Water
aired: Wed, Aug 26, 2009
A new witness comes forward claiming the a high-profile riverboat collision on the Thames was the result of sabotage, rather than an accident. The case means investigating DAC Strickland's wealthy sailing chums.
The Last Laugh
aired: Wed, Aug 19, 2009
While reinvestigating the disappearance of political activists who had waged a public campaign against a racist comedian, UCOS discovers a link to Ricky Hanson, the man who murdered Halford's wife.
Death of a Timeshare Salesman
aired: Wed, Aug 12, 2009
The religious conversion of a former escort girl finds UCOS reopening the death of a well-known timeshare magnate.
aired: Wed, Aug 5, 2009
When clips of the 1990 film noir Shadow Show are mysteriously posted on the internet, UCOS is forced to re-open the investigation into the producer's death and its star's subsequent disappearance.
aired: Wed, Jul 29, 2009
The UCOS team exhumes the body of car crash victim Victoria Fleeting after her husband David claims to have seen her at a local playground 18 months after her death.
The Truth Is Out There
aired: Wed, Jul 22, 2009
Conspiracy theories and US Government cover-ups confront the UCOS team when the detectives reopen a case involving the suspected suicide of respected journalist Peter Edelmann.
The War Against Drugs
aired: Wed, Jul 15, 2009
Brian Lane reluctantly goes into rehab to treat his alcoholism, but a chance remark leads the rest of the UCOS team to join him as they re-investigate the death of a heroin addict at the clinic nine years earlier.
Watch New Tricks Season 5
aired: Sun, Aug 24, 2008
The Ministry of Defense tries to silence the UCOS team when it reinvestigates the death of British soldier Eric Trimble. Brian breaks Esther's heart as he loses his battle against his old demons.
aired: Sun, Aug 17, 2008
Struggling to control and conceal his desire to drink again, Brian finds the perfect refuge at the center of the team's investigation into the death of a university student. The case also helps Gerry face up to his relationship with his 'daughter' Emily.
aired: Sun, Aug 10, 2008
The team investigates the art of illusion when they reopen a case involving a magic trick that ended in murder. But powerful mind games and hypnosis prove a dangerous mix for Brian Lane, forcing him on a path of destruction.
Couldn't Organize One
aired: Sun, Aug 3, 2008
Investigating the death of the Chief Brewer at Felspar's Brewery proves to be rather intoxicating for the boys. For Pullman, the case has a more personal agenda and she learns some difficult truths about her dead father.
Loyalties and Royalties
aired: Sun, Jul 27, 2008
Gerry Standing meets his heroes, 1970s rock band Bad Faith, when the team reinvestigates the death of lead guitarist Andy Fletcher. It is more than 30 years since the group's success and subsequent split following Fletcher's death.
A Face for Radio
aired: Sun, Jul 20, 2008
The team reopens the murder of popular DJ Johnny Deacon, who died live on air following an arson attack at 1980s music station Roxy Radio. But was Deacon the target?
aired: Sun, Jul 13, 2008
The team investigates the 1992 case of actor Michael Austin, shot dead by his wife on stage during the opening night performance of Death at the Masked Ball.
aired: Sun, Jul 6, 2008
Jack Halford confronts his Nemesis in court when Ricky Hanson stands trial for his attempted murder. The team uncovers a shady organ donor racket while reinvestigating the murder of a wealthy businessman.
Watch New Tricks Season 4
aired: Sun, May 27, 2007
The team face the challenge of explaining the death of a circus ringmaster who burned to death in his caravan. But in the midst of their enquiries, Sandra Pullman's mother has a stroke and this event leads Sandra on a more personal quest.
aired: Sun, May 20, 2007
The chance discovery of a camera and several rolls of film hidden in a pub toilet, leads the team to re-open the unsolved case of a young man who was murdered while working in a photography shop.
aired: Sun, May 13, 2007
When Brian Lane's dog finds a body, it prompts two people to confess. But when the body ends up over 600 years old, Sandra, Jack, Brian and Gerry are left with the puzzle of whether the confessions are to real murders and if so, where the bodies are.
aired: Sun, May 6, 2007
The family of one of the last men to be hanged in Britain claim that he was the victim of a miscarriage of justice due to police corruption. The team reinvestigates the case and have to face up to some uncomfortable truths about the good old days.
aired: Sun, Apr 29, 2007
When an elderly lady's body is discovered, part consumed by her hordes of cats, the death is dismissed as a tragic accident. But when it's discovered that she has disinherited her relatives in favor of her beloved pets, Jack becomes convinced it's murder.
Ducking and Diving
aired: Sun, Apr 22, 2007
The discovery of an armored security van involved in the disappearance of one person and the unsolved murder of another provides the impetus for the team to look into the case again.
God's Waiting Room
aired: Sun, Apr 15, 2007
Sandra Pullman's mother needs to go into a home, but the one she has chosen has recently had a suspicious and unsolved death. Barred by Strickland from officially investigating the case, Sandra reluctantly agrees to let the boys go undercover in the home.
aired: Sun, Apr 8, 2007
Jack wants to take revenge against his wife's killer, but luckily Pullman and the team manage to crash into him first. With all three men in the hospital, the boys decide to prove their worth by investigating a patient who was murdered ten years previous.
Watch New Tricks Season 3
aired: Sun, Jun 4, 2006
As UCOS reopens a case of arson at Luscombe School, Pullman is considering a flattering promotion offer which would mean leaving the team and Halford finds out why his wife died.
Ice Cream Wars
aired: Sun, May 28, 2006
The Gennaros and the Bentons have been feuding for years; each family is in competition against the other in the ice-cream family businesses. And now it's personal.
aired: Sun, May 21, 2006
New evidence reopens the case of an armed robbery in which a bank cashier was shot. Police have long suspected it to be a Ray Cook, a C list celebrity, angry to be in UCOS's radar.
aired: Sun, May 14, 2006
A strange curse appears to hover over the team as it reinvestigates the suspicious murder of Craig Rossiter and the coven that he belonged.
aired: Sun, May 7, 2006
Halford finds himself the target of a terror campaign while the team investigates the killing of a police informant.
aired: Sun, Apr 30, 2006
When a dog is found dead on London's Hampstead Heath, the team reopens the case on a flood of violent dog killings 30 years ago.
aired: Sun, Apr 23, 2006
UCOS reinvestigates the death of Joe Walsh, General Secretary of the Crane Drivers' Union whose body was found in the Thames in 1975.
aired: Sun, Apr 16, 2006
The team reopen the case of suburban housewife Nancy Murray, who died after losing control of her car five years ago.
Watch New Tricks Season 2
17 Years Of Nothing
aired: Sun, Jun 19, 2005
The team are set their toughest challenge yet: discovering the identity of a murder victim from just her torso. With the help of an eccentric pathologist, the team get on the trail of a devious killer, who believes his gruesome crime will never be solved.
Fluke Of Luck
aired: Sun, Jun 19, 2005
UCOS re-open the unsolved abduction of two ten year old boys, alerted by the similarities with the reign of a current serial killer. The case draws them into the murky world of competitive fishing, igniting Brian's long buried passion for the sport.
Eyes Down For A Full House
aired: Sun, Jun 12, 2005
When Gerry loses badly at poker, he agrees to pay back the debt by investigating the suspicious death of a bookie. Soon the team are plunged into the world of greyhound racing, but will Gerry be able to conceal his dodgy dealing from a suspicious Sandra?
Creative Problem Solving
aired: Sun, Jun 5, 2005
When the team is brought a priceless red diamond, they find themselves re-investigating a multi million dollar jewelry heist. But in order to get to the heart of the diamond trade, Sandra and Gerry must pose as an unlikely couple.
Old And Cold
aired: Sun, May 29, 2005
The team are approached by a tabloid newspaper editor, claiming that a world famous celebrity chef callously murdered her husband. Is his story pure fantasy or does her squeaky clean public image mask a terrible secret?
aired: Sun, May 22, 2005
A bungled murder case involving a young girl is re-investigated by the team. Hannah Taylor was abducted, and presumed dead, but UCOS discover that she's still alive. Hannah claims she ran away from her abusive mother, so who was it that demanded a ransom?
aired: Sun, May 15, 2005
UCOS take to the streets of Southall to try and track down the attacker of a young Asian woman, left lying in a coma after a vicious beating. Young Asian officer Pushkar Guha is drafted in to help out, and forms an unlikely alliance with Gerry Standing.
aired: Sun, May 8, 2005
The team are tasked with investigating the death of notorious Highcourt Barrister, David Barrie, found trussed up in his car twenty years earlier. Pullman digs for dirt and discovers from an old call girl that the barrister had very odd sexual penchants.
Watch New Tricks Season 1
Talking To The Dead
aired: Wed, May 5, 2004
Halford visits a clairvoyant to try to contact his dead wife but instead receives a message from a teenage girl who was abducted and left to die in 1982. Despite warnings to leave the case alone, Pullman and her team pursue anyway.
aired: Wed, Apr 28, 2004
The case of a missing mother and baby from 1971 is especially poignant for Brian Lane. At first it seems Donna Adamson and her son were killed because her husband felt trapped. But soon UCOS discover two other girls went missing at the same time...
Good Work Rewarded
aired: Wed, Apr 21, 2004
The apparent suicide of a teenager from 20 years ago leads the UCOS team to Wellesley Park golf club, a bastion of male chauvinism. Pullman and her squad must turn their attention to the club and its committee members - with unexpected results.
aired: Wed, Apr 14, 2004
The murder of a peace campaigner at a NATO base in 1984 takes the UCOS team back to a time of conspiracy, paranoia and police hatred. The team discovers there are still many secrets among the small band of protesters.
Painting On Loan
aired: Wed, Apr 7, 2004
UCOS investigate art fraud in the Queen's private collection. The team discovers a catalogue of forgeries by an artist and political activist who killed himself after a blaze destroyed his studio. But who was behind the scam, which dates back 25 years?
aired: Wed, Mar 31, 2004
The UCOS team reopens the case of young WPC Kate Daniels, brutally murdered in 1987. The investigation has an added poignancy for Supt Sandra Pullman, who knew the victim when they were both trainees.
The Chinese Job
aired: Wed, Mar 26, 2003
A team of retired former detectives with over 80 years service between them and three very distinct personalities is recruited to re-examine unsolved crimes.