Female police officer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant female police officer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, humorous and captivating films and TV shows about / with policewoman, female police officer, crimes, police, murder, police investigation, crime, law enforcement, police officer and police detective plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
female police officer
female police officer movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as female police officer: Scott & Bailey (2011), WPC 56 (2013), Fargo (2014), The Chicago Code (2011), L.A.'s Finest (2019), R.A.I.D. Special Unit (2016), You're Under Arrest: The Drama (2002), Black Work (2015), Ladykillers (1988), Badge of Honor (2015).

List of female police officer movies

Scott & Bailey (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: D.C. Rachel Bailey and D.C. Janet Scott have a robust and engaging friendship which enables them to draw upon each other’s strengths and investigate murders for the Manchester Metropolitan Police.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: policewoman, police detective, female police officer, partners against crime, police investigation, female partner, best friends, law enforcement, crimes, relationship vs career, female detective, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, manchester, europe
Is relevant ?
WPC 56 (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Drama following WPC Gina Dawson, the first Woman Police Constable to join Brinford Constabulary, a fictional police force in the West Midlands, in 1956. The show focuses on WPC Gina Dawson's struggle to gain acceptance in the male-dominated ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: police investigation, policewoman, female police officer, police station, police detective, workplace situations, gender, law enforcement, workplace, crimes, police sergeant, female friendship ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1956, 1950s
Place: england
Is relevant ?
Fargo (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A close-knit anthology series dealing with stories involving malice, violence and murder based in and around Minnesota.
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, captivating, witty, cynical ...
Plot: crimes, small town, neo noir, police investigation, psychopath, snow, crime, killings, small town life, policewoman, law enforcement, americana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1979, year 2006, 70s ...
Place: minnesota, usa, north dakota
Is relevant ?
The Chicago Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The series follows officers of the Chicago Police Department as they fight crime on the streets and try to expose political corruption within the city.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, police detective, tough law enforcer, politician, female police officer, policewoman, crimes, fighting crime, law enforcement, police chief, gang war, chief of police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
L.A.'s Finest (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Syd Burnett has left her complicated past behind to become an LAPD detective. Paired with a new partner, Nancy McKenna, a working mom with an equally complex past, Syd is pushed to examine whether her unapologetic lifestyle might be masking a ...
Style: suspense, humorous, entertaining, feel good, light
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, sex, female police officer, policewoman, violence, betrayal, police, fighting crime, friendship, danger, society ...
Place: los angeles
Is relevant ?
R.A.I.D. Special Unit (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a woman who dreams to join an intervention group in the police department called RAID. Unfortunately, she is rather clumsy and both her family (and soon to be family-in-law) and a veteran of the RAID do not approve. However, Johanna is ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, colourful
Plot: policewoman, strong female character, female police officer, sexism, machismo, female protagonist, job, goofy hero, love and romance, fistfight, weapons, president ...
Place: paris france
Is relevant ?
You're Under Arrest: The Drama (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: You're Under Arrest: The Drama was a live-action adaptation of Kōsuke Fujishima's manga You're Under Arrest!.
Style: stylized, captivating, tense, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, fighting crime, law enforcement, partners, race against time, crimes, rivalry, danger, strong female presence, chases and races, policewoman, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, tokyo
Is relevant ?
Black Work (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: 'Black Work' is the story of Jo Gillespie, a woman who's husband is shot dead in the line of action, in his job as a undercover cop. Jo, a police officer herself soon has to confront issues in her marriage and family life in order to ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, undercover, law enforcement, murder, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, female police officer, policewoman, husband wife relationship, murder of husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
Is relevant ?
Ladykillers (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A female police detective enlists her boyfriend to help her track down a murderer picking off the dancers at an upscale male strip club in Los Angeles.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, enigmatic
Plot: murder mystery, police investigation, policewoman, investigation, female police officer, serial killer, murder, strip club, male stripper, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dancing, beefcake ...
Place: los angeles
Is relevant ?
Badge of Honor (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two Narcotics Detectives find themselves in an intense investigation lead by a determined Internal Affairs Detective after a child is wrongfully shot dead in a violent drug bust.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: drug dealer, corrupt cop, murder, female police officer, strong female character, internal affairs, policewoman, attempted rape, self defense, crimes, uncover truth, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
After the Sunset (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two master thieves (Brosnan and Hayek) are finally retiring after one last succesful mission. Residing in their own tropical paradise, their old nemesis, FBI Agent Stan P. Lloyd shows up to make sure they really are retired. Docked in the port is an ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: heist, island, one last job, cons and scams, crimes, crime, master thief, partners in crime, chase, female police officer, policewoman, american abroad ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas, caribbean, los angeles
Is relevant ?
I Melt with You (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Former college friends meet up for a reunion that leads them to face the apparent disillusionment that defines their lives. After a week of excessive drug and alcohol abuse, events lead them to contemplate fulfilling a self destructive pact they ...
Style: talky, serious, disturbing, depressing, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, reunion, regret, suicide, cocaine, binge drinking, introspection, haunted by the past, buddies, female police officer, suicide pact, death of friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011
Place: california, usa
Is relevant ?
The Trouble with You (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Detective Yvonne is the widow of police chief Santi, a local hero in a town on the French Riviera. When she learns he was in fact a crooked cop, she tries to right his wrongs. Crossing paths with Antoine, a victim of Santi, sets off a series of wild ...
Style: psychological, humorous, uplifting, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: guilt, husband wife relationship, police, female police officer, policewoman, dishonesty, adaptation, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, redemption, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: south of france
Is relevant ?
In the Valley of Elah (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A career officer and his wife work with a police detective to uncover the truth behind their son's disappearance following his return from a tour of duty in Iraq.
Style: tense, disturbing, heartbreaking, psychological, touching ...
Plot: investigation, war crime, disappearance, army, guilt, military, torture, patriotism, cover up, innocence lost, murder investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004
Place: iraq, usa, texas, bosnia, new mexico ...
Is relevant ?
Detroit 1-8-7 (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Detroit 1-8-7 is an American police procedural series about Detroit's leading homicide unit, created by Jason Richman for ABC. It features an ensemble cast of actors including Michael Imperioli and James McDaniel. The series originally ran on ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: policewoman, police detective, crime, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, fighting crime, crimes, workplace, coworker, female police officer, injury, veteran ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
Is relevant ?
When the Bough Breaks (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A police detective investigates the apparent serial killing of several children which is linked to an institutionalized, autistic child.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, crimes, investigation, police investigation, missing person, murder, reluctant partners, police detective, woman in danger, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
Is relevant ?
The Parole Officer (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hapless parole officer is framed for murder by a crooked police chief. To prove his innocence he must entice his former clients away from the law abiding lives they are now living to recover the evidence that will save him.
Style: talky, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: murder, warden, parole officer, heist, crimes, love and romance, law enforcement, partners, dishonesty, police corruption, unlikely criminals, unlikely criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, northern england, manchester england, manchester
Is relevant ?
Fabienne (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fabienne is a police officer. She does her job well but is gradually growing tired of the dehumanized nature of her work : arresting undocumented aliens day after day does not fit in with her ideals. That's why when, one night, Olga, the Kazakh ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: police investigation, working class, violence against women, track down, crime, law enforcement, missing child, crimes, immigrants, policewoman, female police officer, police station ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
Is relevant ?
The Lego Batman Movie (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the irreverent spirit of fun that made “The Lego Movie” a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble—Lego Batman—stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he ...
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lego, batman, family, anti hero, policewoman, orphan, father son relationship, adopted son, surveillance, superhero, loneliness, redemption ...
Time: 2010s
Is relevant ?
Angie Tribeca (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom, captivating ...
Plot: parody, police dog, workplace situations, lapd, misfit partners, crimes, police partner, homicide detective, colleague colleague relationship, german shepherd, police investigation, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
Is relevant ?
The Heat (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence--and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: misfit partners, fbi, policewoman, sarcasm, police investigation, friendship, partners against crime, special agents, police, drug lord, women, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: boston, usa, new york
Is relevant ?
The Division (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Division is an American crime drama television series created by Deborah Joy LeVine and starring Bonnie Bedelia. The series focused on a team of women police officers in the San Francisco Police Department. The series premiered on Lifetime on ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, semi serious
Plot: police, crimes, crime, policewoman, partners against crime, rivalry, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, justice, partnership, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
Is relevant ?
Slash Dance (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A female cop goes undercover as a dancer at an old theater to catch a serial killer who has been murdering women auditioning for a musical.
Plot: dancer, slasher, female police officer, serial killer, theatre director, death, murder, exhibitionist, police, biker gang, police captain, leotard ...
Is relevant ?
Baby Brown (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Action thriller trails two attractive female cops (Zoli Marki and Kryska Witowska) on the hunt for a lethal drug lord who’s responsible for injuring one of the women’s former partners. Things get even more dangerous when the two women learn they ...
Plot: female police officer, covert operation, cheese, illegal drugs, undercover cop, drug lord, johannesburg south africa, undercover agent, sexploitation, police shootout, police officer, undercover ...
Place: south africa
Is relevant ?
The Female Executioner (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Martine is a tough female cop trying to solve the kidnapping of young Caroline by a gang of pornographers. She already has an accomplice inside the gang feeding her information, but progress is hindered by her own police commissioner. In her private ...
Plot: female police officer, female villain, female protagonist, shooting, woman in danger, kicked in the groin, police protagonist, razor blade, kicked in the crotch, wound, nightclub, gang ...
Is relevant ?
Backstreet Justice (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation as a corrupt cop.
Style: cult film
Plot: female police officer, murder, maverick cop, neo noir, police corruption, neo-noir, redhead, police shootout, female gunfighter, girl power, female protagonist, father daughter relationship ...
Is relevant ?
Cop Shop Babes (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Beer and Satay are two bumbling cops who get transferred to Cop Shop Girls division. Beer is a womanizer and promptly starts dating two girls at a time. Everyone's after Fireball, who blows stuff up.
Style: light, not serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: parody, policewoman, adultery, murder, farce, police detective, master criminal, police, fbi agent, female police officer, stereotype, bikini ...
Place: hong kong
Is relevant ?
The Whistleblower (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the experiences of Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac (Rachel Weisz) who discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring while serving as a U.N. peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia. Risking her own life to save the lives of others, she uncovers an ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, intellectual, factual, heartbreaking ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: sex trafficking, conspiracy, un, investigation, cover up, whistleblower, rape, politics, teenage prostitute, dishonesty, uncover truth, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, year 1999 ...
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, usa, nebraska, europe ...
Is relevant ?
Impulse (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Impulse is a 1990 thriller film about a female police officer who works undercover as a prostitute on the streets of Los Angeles
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, prostitute, female police officer, policewoman, drug dealer, vice squad, neo noir, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, witnessing a crime, crime, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
Is relevant ?
Anna Nikolaevna Project (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Russian scientists created an android policeman. Ideal in all respects, Captain Anna Nikolaevna Korolkevich goes to serve in a provincial town to see real life and become a human. Colleagues think that Anna Nikolaevna is the daughter of the Deputy ...
Plot: human android relationship, police, experiment, humanoid robot, adaptation, artificial intelligence, gadget, science runs amok, social awkwardness, human nature, crime fighter, fighting crime ...
Is relevant ?