Quiz: Can You Identify These Police Shows from a Screenshot?
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Can You Identify These Police Shows from a Screenshot?
By: Khadija L.
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About This Quiz

Ever since the era of television began, there has never been a shortage of shows where the criminal and justice system has been portrayed. Most of the shows are purely fictional and have been overly dramatized, but there are also those which are centered around real-life events, especially those which have made headlines.

There have been so many shows that focus on different types of crime, solving mysteries, and there are also those that focus on how certain criminals think. Some criminology websites claim that there have been over 300 police drama series to air on American television, and with every new year, it seems like more of them join the list. Some of the most popular shows includes Luther, The Shield, the Law and Order franchise, Columbo, The Wire, NYPD Blue, Hill Street Blues and the CSI franchise. 

How well do you know your police TV shows? If you were given images of the popular characters or shots from some of the most popular scenes, will you be able to identify what show it came from? Will it prove that you are a detective in the making, or will it prove that you have a long way to go? Take this quiz to find out!

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