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The Beat Goes On

45 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 25 September 2012

Inspired by the election of Police and Crime Commissioners in England and Wales. The drama explores the tensions that are sparked when politics and policing are mixed.
Peter Livermore is a newly elected Police and Crime Commissioner who passionately believes he can be a force for good and make a difference to how his community is policed. He learns hard lessons about the realities of contemporary policing, and political compromise when he clashes with a Chief Constable with an iron will and no interest in having her position undermined.

Writer...Peter Bleksley
Producer ... Stephen Wright.


Patrick Baladi
Zubin Varla
Jane Capstick
Frances Tomelty
DCS Dave Tullett
Rob Dixon
Returning officer
Ben Crowe
Lizzy Watts



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