04 August 2020 04:32
We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Sign up fornow and never miss the top Royal stories again. Line of Duty is a popular police drama series which is airing on BBC One tonight (August 3). The first season is being repeated on the channel and fans have been waiting to find out what tonight's episode will include.
The series originally aired in June 2012 and a total of five seasons have aired so far. A sixth season was given the green light, but due to the coronavirus outbreak, filming was shut down. The first episode of the first season is airing tonight, with episode two lined up for tomorrow. The series was created by Jed Mercurio and it has remained one of the most popular crime drama series. Line of Duty follows D.S. Steve Arnott (played by Martin Compston), an authorised firearms officer, who was transferred to Anti-Corruption Unit 12 after refusing to agree to cover up an unlawful shooting by his own colleagues. The iconic H reference is a codename referring to a group of senior ranking corrupt police officers.