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TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)

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List of television characters who work as a Police officer on their TV show, listed alphabetically with photos of the characters when available. Throughout the history of television there have been many fictional characters who are Police officers. Does your favorite show have someone who works as a Police officer?" The answer is most likely yes, as they seem to be very common in sitcoms, cartoons and dramas.

Vic Mackey and Carl Winslow are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This list answers the question, "Who are fictional Police officers on TV?"
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Adam Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Adam Rhodes
Adam Rhodes is a fictional character from the Australian Network Ten soap opera Neighbours, played by Benjamin Hart. The character debuted on-screen during the episode airing on 14 June 2007, ...more
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Alex Drake is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Alex Drake
DI Alexandra "Alex" Drake is a fictional character in BBC One's science fiction/police procedural drama, Ashes to Ashes. The character is portrayed by Keeley Hawes and as a child by
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Alexandra Eames is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Alexandra "Alex" Eames is a fictional character within the Law & Order universe portrayed by Kathryn Erbe. Eames first appears on Law & Order: Criminal Intent as a detective ...more
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Ana Lucia Cortez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Ana Lucia Cortez is a fictional character on the ABC television series Lost, played by Michelle Rodriguez. Ana Lucia made her first appearance as a guest star in the first season finale, and ...more
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Angelo Rosetta is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Angelo Rosetta
Angelo Rosetta is a fictional character from the Australian Channel Seven soap opera Home and Away, played by Luke Jacobz. He debuted on-screen during the episode airing on 8 July 2008. He has ...more
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Arun Ghir is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Arun Ghir
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Barney Fife is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Bernard "Barney" Milton Fife is a fictional character in the American television program The Andy Griffith Show, portrayed by comic actor Don Knotts. Barney Fife is a deputy sheriff in ...more
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Barney Rubble is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Barney Rubble is a fictional character from the 2010 film The Drawn Together Movie: The Movie!
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Brody Lovett is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Brody Lovett
Brody Lovett is a fictional character on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live portrayed by Mark Lawson from April 24, 2008 to January 13, 2012.
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Buck Frobisher is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Buck Frobisher
Sergeant Duncan "Buck" Frobisher is a fictional character in the television series Due South. Portrayed by Leslie Nielsen, he appears in the episodes "Manhunt", "All The ...more
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Calvin Valentine is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Calvin Valentine is a fictional character from the long-running Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks, played by Ricky Whittle. He arrived in July 2006 as a police officer with his mother and younger ...more
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Carl Winslow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
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Chief Miles O'Hara is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Chief Miles O'Hara
Chief Miles O'Hara is a fictional character from the TV series Batman.
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Claudette Wyms is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Captain Claudette Wyms is a fictional Los Angeles Police Department captain in the television drama series The Shield. Claudette is played by CCH Pounder.
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Curtis Lemansky is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Curtis Lemansky
Curtis Lemansky, more commonly known as "Lem" or "Lemonhead", is a fictional police detective on the FX original drama The Shield, played by actor Kenny Johnson.
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Danielle Sofer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Danielle Sofer
Sergeant Danielle "Danny" Sofer is a fictional Los Angeles Police Department sergeant in the television drama series The Shield. Sofer is played by Catherine Dent. Danny started the ...more
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Darren Wilden is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Darren is described as a handsome black-haired and green eyed man. He was the bad boy of Rosewood Day School. Ironically when he graduated he became a cop who was investigating the death of ...more
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Dave Quinnan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
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David Aceveda is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
David Aceveda
David Segovia Aceveda, played by Benito Martinez, is a character on FX's television crime drama The Shield. Originally, he was the captain of "the Barn", a fictional LAPD precinct in ...more
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DC Jim Carver is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
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DCI Roy Slater is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
DCI Roy Slater
Roy Slater is a recurring character in the British sitcom Only Fools and Horses. He is played by Jim Broadbent and, in the prequel Rock and Chips, by Calum MacNab.
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Donna Windsor-Dingle is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Donna Windsor is a fictional character from the British ITV soap opera Emmerdale. She was originally played by Sophie Jeffery until 1997. Actress Verity Rushworth took over the role in 1998. She ...more
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Eddie Royle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Edward "Eddie" Royle is a fictional character from the BBC soap opera EastEnders, played by Michael Melia from 1990 until 1991.
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Eddie Winslow is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
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Faith Yokas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Characters Working as Police Officer(s)
Faith Yokas