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Unspeakable Crimes Best 2017 Crime Drama Series  

LanaYoshii
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List Rules Crime drama series airing new episodes in 2017 only.

Crime drama shows have become so much more than the typical procedural drama of old.  Now they can be drama shows from the point of view of the criminals, while others have story lines that run for an entire season.  Which of the 2017 crime drama series are the best?

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The Blacklist is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff The Blacklist is an American crime drama television series that premiered on NBC on September 23, 2013. Raymond "Red" Reddington, a former U.S Navy officer turned high-profile ...more

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The Americans is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Maximiliano Hernández The Americans (FX, 2013) is an American period drama television series created by Joe Weisberg. Elizabeth (Keri Russell) and Philip Jennings (Matthew Rhys) are two Soviet KGB officers posing as ...more

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Luther is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Idris Elba, Warren Brown, Dermot Crowley Luther is a British drama series starring Idris Elba as the eponymous character DCI John Luther. Written by Neil Cross, the first series, comprising six one-hour long episodes, premiered on 4 ...more

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Fargo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Billy Bob Thornton, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks Fargo (FX, 2014) is an American black comedy drama anthology television series created by Noah Hawley, and inspired by the 1996 film. Various chronicles of deception, intrigue and wrong doings ...more

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Sherlock is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs Sherlock is a British television crime drama that presents a contemporary adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes detective stories. Created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, it ...more

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Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Katie Cassidy Supernatural (The CW, 2005) is an American fantasy horror television series created by Eric Kripke. Two brothers, Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles), follow their father's ...more

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Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Krysten Ritter, Mike Colter, Rachael Taylor Jessica Jones (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television series created by Melissa Rosenberg, based on the Marvel Comics character. Following the tragic end of her brief superhero career, ...more

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Chicago P.D. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Jason Beghe, Jon Seda, Sophia Bush Chicago P.D. (NBC, 2014) is an American police procedural drama television series created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead. The show follows the Chicago Police Department uniformed cops who patrol ...more

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The Expanse is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Thomas Jane, Steven Strait, Cas Anvar The Expanse (Syfy, 2015) is an American science fiction television series developed by Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, based on the novels by James S. A. Corey. In a future where humanity has ...more

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Luke Cage is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Mike Colter, Mahershala Ali, Simone Missick Luke Cage (Netflix, 2016) is an American web television series created by Cheo Hodari Coker, based on the Marvel Comics character. When a sabotaged experiment gives him super strength and ...more

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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detecti... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Samuel Barnett, Elijah Wood, Hannah Marks

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Grimm is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz Grimm is an American police procedural fantasy television drama series. It debuted in the U.S. on NBC on October 28, 2011. The show has been described as "a cop drama—with a twist... a dark ...more

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The Blacklist: Redemption is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Famke Janssen, Ryan Eggold, Edi Gathegi

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Good Behavior is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Michelle Dockery, Juan Diego Botto, Terry Kinney

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Sneaky Pete is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Giovanni Ribisi, Marin Ireland, Shane McRae

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iZombie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli iZombie (The CW, 2015) is an American television series developed by Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright, loosely based on the comic books by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred. A medical ...more

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Criminal Minds is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, Thomas Gibson Criminal Minds is an American police-procedural television program that premiered September 22, 2005, on CBS. The series follows a team of profilers from the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit based ...more

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Queen of the South is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Alice Braga, Veronica Falcón, Justina Machado

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Sweet/vicious is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Eliza Bennett, Taylor Dearden, Brandon Mychal Smith

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The Catch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Greg Grunberg, Michelle Arthur

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APB is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Justin Kirk, Natalie Martinez, Taylor Handley

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Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson Daredevil (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television series created for Netflix by Drew Goddard, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. Blind lawyer Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) ...more

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Major Crimes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Mary McDonnell, G. W. Bailey, Tony Denison Major Crimes (TNT, 2012) is an American television police procedural series created by James Duff, and a spinoff of The Closer. Following the departure of Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra ...more

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Conviction is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Hayley Atwell, Eddie Cahill, Shawn Ashmore

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Lucifer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro Lucifer (Fox, 2016) is an American fantasy police procedural comedy-drama television series. It features a character created by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth, and Mike Dringenberg taken from the comic ...more

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Elementary is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Aidan Quinn Elementary is an American drama series that presents a contemporary update of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes. The series was created by Robert Doherty and stars Jonny Lee ...more

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Shooter is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Ryan Phillippe, Shantel VanSanten, Cynthia Addai-Robinson

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Bosch is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Titus Welliver, Jamie Hector, Amy Aquino Bosch (Amazon Video, 2014) is an American police procedural web television series created by Michael Connelly. An LAPD homicide detective (Titus Welliver) works to solve the murder of a ...more

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Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Gary Sinise, Alana de la Garza, Daniel Henney Tyler Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (CBS, 2016) is an American police procedural series created by Erica Messer. It is the third show in the Criminal Minds franchise. Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders ...more

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., or simply Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., is an American television series created for ABC by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon, and Maurissa Tancharoen, based on the Marvel ...more

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Blue Bloods is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Donnie Wahlberg, Bridget Moynahan, Will Estes Blue Bloods is an American police procedural drama series shown on CBS in the United States and Canada and on Sky Atlantic in the United Kingdom. The series is filmed on location in New York ...more

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Hawaii Five-0 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Leonard Freeman, Alex Kurtzman, Peter M. Lenkov Hawaii Five-0 is an American police procedural drama television series and a remake of the original 1968–80 television series. The series is produced by K/O Paper Products and 101st Street ...more

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Secrets & Lies is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Juliette Lewis, Ryan Phillippe, Natalie Martinez Secrets and Lies is an American drama television series based on the Australian television series of the same name. The series has a 10-episode series commitment. Barbie Kligman was brought in ...more

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NCIS is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly, Pauley Perrette NCIS is an American police procedural drama television series, revolving around a fictional team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, which conducts investigations ...more

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Quantico is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Priyanka Chopra, Josh Hopkins, Jake McLaughlin Quantico (ABC, 2015) is an American television drama thriller series created by Joshua Safran. A bright FBI recruit (Priyanka Chopra) who joins the agency after graduating from the FBI Academy ...more

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Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh Supergirl (The CW, 2015) is an American superhero action-adventure television series developed by Ali Adler, Greg Berlanti, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. The adventures ...more

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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker The Flash (The CW, 2014) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Geoff Johns, based on the DC Comics character. CSI Barry Allen (Grant ...more

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American Crime is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Felicity Huffman, Timothy Hutton, Elvis Nolasco American Crime is an American anthology crime drama television series that premiered on ABC on March 5, 2015, airing Thursdays at 10:00 pm. The series was created by John Ridley, and stars ...more

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How to Get Away with Murder is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch This television show is an American drama television series created by Peter Nowalk. A law professor (Viola Davis) at a prestigious Philadelphia university and five of her students become ...more

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Law & Order: Special Victims U... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City, where it is also primarily produced. In the style of the ...more

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Narcos is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Pedro Pascal, Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook Narcos (Netflix, 2015) is an American drama web-television series created by Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard, and Doug Miro. A chronicled look at the exploits of Colombian Pablo Escobar, as well ...more

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Shades of Blue is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Jennifer Lopez, Sarah Jeffery, Hampton Fluker

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Animal Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Molly Gordon, Daniella Alonso, Ellen Barkin

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Arrow is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, Colin Donnell Arrow is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. Five years after being stranded on a hostile ...more

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NCIS: New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Zoe McLellan NCIS: New Orleans is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres that airs on Tuesday nights at 9 p.m. ET on CBS. It premiered on ...more

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bones is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Emily Deschanel, David Boreanaz, Michaela Conlin Bones is an American procedural comedy-drama television series that premiered on Fox in the United States on September 13, 2005. The show is based on forensic anthropology and forensic ...more

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NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah, Barrett Foa NCIS: Los Angeles is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres, which premiered on the CBS network on September 22, 2009. NCIS: Los ...more

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Iron Fist is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Finn Jones, Jessica Henwick, Jessica Stroup

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Ripper Street is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn, Adam Rothenberg Ripper Street is a British TV series set in Whitechapel in London's East End in 1889, six months after the infamous Jack the Ripper. The series stars Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn, and Adam ...more

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Lethal Weapon is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Best 2017 Crime Drama Series
Lethal Weapon Damon Wayans, Clayne Crawford, Keesha Sharp