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Cop Killer

Cop Killer
by Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö
Translated by Thomas Teal
Dramatised for radio by Jennifer Howarth

The murder of a woman in a small village outside Malmö in Southern Sweden wouldn't normally warrant the attentions of Detective Inspector Martin Beck and his team. But this woman lived next door to a man who has already killed once, and the press are taking a lot of interest in the case. Beck and Kollberg aren't getting anywhere when a teenage shootout between two teenage boys and the police not far away starts a series of events that eventually leads them to the killer, and sets the seal on a significant decision for Lennart Kollberg.

Original Music by Elizabeth Purnell
Directed by Sara Davies.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Sat 27 Jul 2013 14:30


Role Contributor
NarratorLesley Sharp
NarratorNicholas Gleaves
Martin BeckSteven Mackintosh
Lennart KollbergNeil Pearson
Gunvald LarssonRalph Ineson
Hergot AllwrightHoward Coggins
Einar RonnWayne Foskett
MalmNicholas Murchie
Folke BengtssonJohn MacKay
Bertil MardKenneth Collard
CasparFraser Burrows
ChristerWill Howard
The BreadmanPaul Mundell
Clark SundströmBen Crowe
MaggieJenny Harrold
Mrs SundströmPhilippa Stanton
Sigbrit MardJoanna Brookes
Radio ReporterWill Glennon
ActorSara Davies
AdaptorJennifer Howarth
AuthorMaj Sjowall
AuthorPer Wahloo

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