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List Rules Crime drama TV series available to watch instantly on Netflix

Crime dramas are some of the most suspenseful to watch on television.  There are many good shows to watch on Neflix Instant.  Which crime drama, currently available on Netflix Streaming, is worth watching for the first time - or again and again?
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Criminal Minds is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Criminal Minds Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, Thomas Gibson

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White Collar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
White Collar Matt Bomer, Tim DeKay, Willie Garson

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The Killing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
The Killing Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, Billy Campbell - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Law & Order: Special Victims U... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T

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bones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Bones Emily Deschanel, David Boreanaz, Michaela Conlin

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Hawaii Five-0 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
-1450213621504 added Hawaii Five-0 Leonard Freeman, Alex Kurtzman, Peter M. Lenkov

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Sherlock is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Sherlock Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs

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Lie to Me is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Lie to Me Tim Roth, Kelli Williams, Brendan Hines - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Blacklist is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
The Blacklist James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff

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Dexter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Dexter Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas

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Psych is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Psych James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson

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NCIS is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
-1453926926226 added NCIS Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly, Pauley Perrette

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Longmire is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Longmire Robert Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Lou Diamond Phillips

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Castle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
avinash-raja added Castle Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic, Susan Sullivan

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Broadchurch is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Broadchurch David Tennant, Olivia Colman, Jodie Whittaker

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Burn Notice is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Burn Notice Jeffrey Donovan, Gabrielle Anwar, Bruce Campbell

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Breaking Bad is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Breaking Bad Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn

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Flashpoint is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Flashpoint Hugh Dillon, David Paetkau, Amy Jo Johnson - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Luther is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Luther Idris Elba, Warren Brown, Dermot Crowley

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Person of Interest is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Emily Taylor added Person of Interest Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Chapman

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The Following is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
The Following Kevin Bacon, James Purefoy, Shawn Ashmore

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The Glades is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
The Glades Matt Passmore, Kiele Sanchez, Carlos Gómez - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Leverage is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Leverage Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane

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Sons of Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Sons of Anarchy Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Mark Boone Junior - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Jessica Jones Krysten Ritter, Mike Colter, Rachael Taylor

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Scandal is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Scandal Kerry Washington, Darby Stanchfield, Katie Lowes

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Numbers is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Numbers Rob Morrow, David Krumholtz, Judd Hirsch

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Blue Bloods is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Ryan Murphy0 added Blue Bloods Donnie Wahlberg, Bridget Moynahan, Will Estes

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Life is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Life Damian Lewis, Sarah Shahi, Adam Arkin

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NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
genevieve-le-roux added NCIS: Los Angeles Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah, Barrett Foa

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The Finder is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
The Finder Geoff Stults, Maddie Hasson, Mercedes Mason

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CSI: NY is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
CSI: NY Gary Sinise, Carmine Giovinazzo, Hill Harper

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Continuum is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Continuum Rachel Nichols, Stephen Lobo, Victor Webster

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Peaky Blinders is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
benjamin-malcomson added Peaky Blinders

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Midsomer Murders is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Janet Snook-Bailey Kappesser added Midsomer Murders Suzi Quatro, John Nettles, Neil Dudgeon

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Crossing Jordan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Crossing Jordan Jill Hennessy, Miguel Ferrer, Ravi Kapoor

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Law & Order: Criminal Intent is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
genevieve-le-roux added Law & Order: Criminal Intent Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan

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Making a Murderer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant

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Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavi... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior Forest Whitaker, Janeane Garofalo, Michael Kelly - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Breakout Kings is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Breakout Kings Serinda Swan, Robert Knepper, Laz Alonso

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Persons Unknown is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Persons Unknown Jason Wiles, Daisy Betts, Chadwick Boseman

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Quantico is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
nategray46 added Quantico Josh Hopkins, Priyanka Chopra, Jake McLaughlin

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Warehouse 13 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Warehouse 13 Eddie McClintock, Joanne Kelly, Saul Rubinek

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The Black Donnellys is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
The Black Donnellys Jonathan Tucker, Tom Guiry, Olivia Wilde

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Narcos is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
JerichoRemitio added Narcos Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook, Pedro Pascal

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Alphas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Alphas David Strathairn, Ryan Cartwright, Warren Christie

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Medium is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Medium Patricia Arquette, Miguel Sandoval, Jake Weber - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Foyle's War is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
keanwriter added Foyle's War Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks, Anthony Howell

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Graceland is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
MichaelAlzaroui added Graceland Daniel Sunjata, Aaron Tveit, Vanessa Ferlito

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Damages is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix Instant
Damages Glenn Close, Rose Byrne, Tate Donovan