Police partner movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant police partner movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense, realistic and exciting films and TV shows about / with police partner, crimes, partners against crime, partners, police detective, police investigation, murder, fighting crime, police and investigation plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as police partner: Lethal Weapon (2016), Forever (2014), Almost Human (2013), Bad Boys for Life (2020), The Keeper of Lost Causes (2013), Battle Creek (2015), Mission: Possible (2021), Enforcement (2020), Code 404 (2020), Hangman (2017).

List of police partner movies

 7.9
 37K
Lethal Weapon (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, suspense, intellectual ...
Plot: police detective, police partner, buddy cop, police investigation, lapd, friendship, police, adventure, chase, murder, crimes, family relations ...
Place: los angeles
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 8.3
 56K
Forever (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Doctor Henry Morgan, New York City’s star medical examiner, has a secret. He doesn't just study the dead to solve criminal cases, he does it to solve the mystery that has eluded him for 200 years—the answer to his own inexplicable ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: immortality, law enforcement, supernatural, investigation, female detective, supernatural ability, immortal, friendship, murder investigation, laboratory, morgue, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: new york, usa
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 8.0
 49K
Almost Human (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Almost Human is an American science fiction/crime drama on Fox. In 2048, the uncontrollable evolution of science and technology has caused crime rates to rise an astounding 400%. To combat this, the overwhelmed police force has implemented a new ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, police detective, hi-tech, partners, a.i., fighting crime, future dystopia, police partner, tough law enforcer, haunted by the past, androids, buddy cop ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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Bad Boys for Life (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is now a police inspector and Mike Lowery is in a midlife crisis. They unite again when an Albanian mercenary, whose brother they killed, promises them an important bonus.
Style: buddy comedy, buddy movie, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: police detective, police, police partner, police officer, tough cop, investigation, sarcasm, midlife crisis, police chase, friendship between men, rescue, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: miami, mexico city, mexico
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The Keeper of Lost Causes (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the first book in Jussi Adler-Olsen's bestselling thriller series about Department Q THE KEEPER OF LOST CAUSES tells the story of the two policemen Carl Mørck and Assad who become involved in a five-year-old case concerning a missing ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: police detective, missing person, cold case, police investigation, uncover truth, false identity, disappearance, partners, law enforcement, partners against crime, under the surface, police partner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, sweden, copenhagen
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 7.3
 8K
Battle Creek (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: In this mismatched buddy cop dramedy, an amazingly handsome, happy-go-lucky FBI agent is paired with a local, hard scrabble Michigan homicide detective. As they solve crimes together, their polar opposite methods only slightly outweigh their disdain ...
Style: witty, cynical, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, partners against crime, law enforcement, police investigation, fighting crime, police station, crimes, murder investigation, police partner, narcissist, female boss, fbi agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, usa
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Mission: Possible (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A chinese secret agent Da-hee receives intel that a large number of illegal firearms are being smuggled into Korea and is sent to investigate the case. She meets Su-han, who was supposed to help her with the case but due to his lackluster skills, ...
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, funny, feel good
Plot: female agent, agent, special agents, police partner, undercover agent, mission, partners against crime, crimes, partners, arms smuggling, fighting crime, teamwork ...
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 6.5
 5K
Enforcement (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The exact details of what took place while Talib Ben Hassi was in police custody remain unclear. Police officers, Jens and Mike, are on routine patrol in Svalegården's ghetto when news of Talib's death comes in over the radio, igniting ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: police partner, police officer, patrol, gang, riot, urban ghetto, partners, crimes, trapped, criminal gang, civil unrest, showdown ...
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 6.3
 2K
Code 404 (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the near future, an undercover Detective Inspector gunned down and killed during a botched sting is brought back via an experimental Artificial Intelligence project. Full of glitches, he’s got to track down the person who shot him, prove ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, entertaining, satirical, disturbing ...
Plot: police, artificial intelligence, police investigation, police partner, unhappy wife, police protagonist, buddy cop, guilty conscience, investigation, back from the dead, murder investigation, crimes ...
Place: london
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 5.3
 16K
Hangman (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A homicide detective teams up with a criminal profiler to catch a serial killer whose crimes are inspired by the children's game, Hangman.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending
Plot: homicide detective, forensics, psycho killer, clue, serial killer, game of death, police investigation, police partner, murder, police protagonist, retirement, police captain ...
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 6.3
 181K
Bright (2017)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two L.A. cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle.
Style: light, tense, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: buddy cop, elf, bodyguard, two man army, magical, interracial couple, police, alternate world, resurrection, supernatural power, super strength, fbi ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
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Angie Tribeca (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lone-wolf detective Angie Tribeca and a squad of committed LAPD detectives investigate the most serious cases, from the murder of a ventriloquist to a rash of baker suicides.
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom ...
Plot: police dog, lapd, homicide detective, workplace situations, misfit partners, crimes, coworker relationship, police partner, police investigation, coroner, police station, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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Murder by Numbers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Tenacious homicide detective Cassie Mayweather and her still-green partner are working a murder case, attempting to profile two malevolently brilliant young men: cold, calculating killers whose dark secrets might explain their crimes.
Style: suspenseful, intellectual, psychological, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, mind game, police investigation, sociopath, fbi, strong female lead, perfect crime, haunted by the past, female detective, high school, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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Those Who Kill (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Those Who Kill is a Danish crime TV series from 2011, which follows a fictitious unit within Copenhagen Police which specialises in investigating serial murders. The series was aired as five two-part stories in Denmark, but has aired as five feature ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, forensics, law enforcement, profiler, police investigation, crimes, homicide detective, policewoman, police partner, police protagonist, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen
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 7.2
 2K
Grace (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Brighton based Detective Superintendent Roy Grace is a hard-working police officer who has given his life to the job, but his career is currently at rock bottom. He’s fixated by the disappearance of his beloved wife, Sandy, and running enquiries ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: police detective, police investigation, police partner, police, cold case, detective inspector, fighting crime, crime investigation, investigation, uncover truth, unsolved crime, partners against crime ...
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 6.9
 3K
Deep Water (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Detectives Tori Lustigman and Nick Manning are assigned a brutal murder case in Bondi, where they begin to uncover mounting evidence to suggest the killing is connected to a spate of unexplained deaths, "suicides" and disappearances ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, murder, murder investigation, police, murder mystery, policewoman, police partner, death, crimes, gay subtext, danger
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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 7.6
 12K
Dogs of Berlin (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 542 min.
TV show
Story: A politically sensitive murder forces two disparate detectives into a battle with the Berlin underworld and a confrontation with their own corruption.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, bleak, brutal
Plot: football player, partners, police protagonist, murder, crime investigation, murder investigation, detective inspector, cheating, racism, riot, police partner, partners against crime ...
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The Cinema Snob Movie (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When small time exploitation filmmakers Craig (Brad Jones) and Neil (Jake Norvell) are denied filming permits by the snooty head of the local film commission (Ryan Mitchelle), Craig’s only option is to go undercover as a pretentious film snob. But ...
Style: twists and turns, entertaining, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: film producer, kidnapping, serial killer, undercover, police partner, film critic, psycho killer, murder investigation, movie business, filmmaking, exploitation, female nudity ...
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Texas Killing Fields (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the Texas bayous, a local homicide detective teams up with a cop from New York City to investigate a series of unsolved murders.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, murder, partners, life is a bitch, partners against crime, uncover truth, street kid, missing person, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, torture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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 8.4
 26K
Southland (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Since premiering in 2009, Southland has redefined the police drama with its raw, authentic look at the lives and work of Los Angeles detectives and beat cops. The show centers on four main characters: Officer John Cooper (Cudlitz), a seasoned cop ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lapd, police detective, policewoman, rookie, police protagonist, fighting crime, crimes, peril, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, southern california, usa
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 7.2
 538K
21 Jump Street (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, ridiculous, funny, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, working undercover, partners against crime, party, high school life, geek, sarcasm, undercover cop, rookie, undercover, drug dealer, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s, 2000s ...
Place: usa
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Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A single-camera ensemble comedy following the lives of an eclectic group of detectives in a New York precinct, including one slacker who is forced to shape up when he gets a new boss.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police station, workplace situations, investigation, verbal byplay, teamwork, crimes, coworker, boss and employee, policewoman, police detective, arrest, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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When a Snail Falls in Love (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 33 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Ji Bai and new criminal profiler Xu Xu may seem like an awkward teacher-student pair at first glance, yet they are actually the best partners in the police force, solving one crime after another. Ji Bai slowly falls in love with Xu Xu, yet ...
Style: romantic, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: policewoman, crime investigation, murder, romance, police detective, gang, teacher student relationship, fighting crime, police investigation, police partner, crime solving, partners ...
Place: china
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The Brokenwood Mysteries (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: In a seemingly quiet country town the newest resident, Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd, finds that murder lurks in even the most homely location.
Style: witty, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: mystery, partners against crime, whodunit, unlikely partners, riddles and clues, law enforcement, under the surface, police detective, police investigation, uncover truth, partners, detective inspector ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
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The Mallorca Files (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Amongst the vibrant international community of the eponymous Spanish island, a British and a German detective with very different approaches to policing have a clash of personalities. Despite - or perhaps because of - their very different ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: police investigation, murder mystery, female protagonist, teamwork, partners against crime, police partner, fighting crime, crime solving, investigation, policewoman, murder, police ...
Place: spain
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 6.5
 64
Rentnercops (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: Faced with staff shortages, the chief of a Cologne police department convinces two retired homicide detectives to come back into the force. With their immediate superior being a young woman, a generational cultural clash is inevitable.
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining
Plot: ex-cop, old man, teamwork, partners, generation gap, investigation, police partner, criminal, police investigation, intergenerational friendship, crime investigation, partners against crime ...
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 7.4
 4K
Private Eyes (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Ex-pro hockey player Matt Shade irrevocably changes his life when he teams up with fierce P.I. Angie Everett to form an unlikely investigative powerhouse.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, semi serious, tense, suspense
Plot: private detective, investigation, partners, male female relationship, private investigator, couple relations, fighting crime, murder investigation, partners against crime, crime investigation, crimes, whodunit ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 8.3
 34K
Life (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Complex, offbeat Detective Charlie Crews returns to the force after serving time in prison for a crime he didn’t commit. Crews’ new lease on life has provided him with a Zen-like outlook, peace of mind and no need for vengeance, an attitude ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police detective, ex convict, frame up, police investigation, uncover truth, investigation, homicide detective, murder, suspicion, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Life is an Art (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: You need to suffer, to understand....
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: investigation, police, killer, murder, crime scene, serial murder, murder investigation, teamwork, crimes, partners against crime, police partner, crime investigation ...
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War on Everyone (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two corrupt cops in New Mexico set out to blackmail and frame every criminal unfortunate enough to cross their path. Things take a sinister turn, however, when they try to intimidate someone who is more dangerous than they are. Or is he?
Style: absurd, cynical, captivating, exciting, light ...
Plot: dark humor, police corruption, violence, gunfight, partners, police detective, blackmail, police chase, police surveillance, tough cop, fighting crime, corrupt law enforcer ...
Place: albuquerque new mexico, reykjavik iceland
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