Into the Mire (1992)

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Policing the Tankeray Estate is not helped by the Council allowing the area to slip into the mire as they have plans to demolish it. Despite protests from Chief Insp.Conway (ROBERTS) and Ron Smollett (STRINGER) the Home Beat Officer, Burnside (ELLISON), Lines (LLOYD) and Woods (COTCHER) investigate the estate and get lucky when they find a large amount of stolen goods in the flat of Vincent (JAMES).Vincent tries to do a deal with Burnside which ex- poses a squatting scam on the estate. but it is not without serious conseq- uences and makes the policy of community policing as championed by Smollett look sadly inadequate.

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