The Bill Season 9
S09 E01Jan 5, 1993
Dying Breed Jan 5, 1993 D.C. Carver becomes involved in an armed robbery while buying a watch.
S09 E02Jan 7, 1993
Fact of Life Jan 7, 1993 The law allows a burglar to go free, but D.S. Greig and P.C. Quinnan try to pin him down again.
S09 E03Jan 8, 1993
All Through the Night Jan 8, 1993 P.C. Stamp expects a dull evening on the party patrol until he is paired with a pretty young female Environmental Health Officer.
S09 E04Jan 12, 1993
New Tune, Old Fiddle Jan 12, 1993 Ch. Insp. Conway learns that a chief inspector is to be posted to Sun Hill as Community Liaison Officer. He feels that he has been overlooked and applies for the post himself, without telling Ch. Supt. Brownlow.
S09 E05Jan 14, 1993
Delinquent Jan 14, 1993 A persistent young offender is arrested for burgling his parents' house.
S09 E06Jan 15, 1993
Bringing Up Baby Jan 15, 1993 A new-born baby is missing and CID are working against the clock to find it.
S09 E07Jan 19, 1993
Rainy Days and Mondays Jan 19, 1993 The warden of a hostel calls the police when one of the girls claims to have been sexually assaulted by the night security man.
S09 E08Jan 21, 1993
Supply and Demand Jan 21, 1993 A complaint about a 'pornographic' home video of a housewife in a bubble bath leads to a result for D.S. Greig and the burglary team.
S09 E09Jan 22, 1993
On the Cards Jan 22, 1993 W.D.C. Martella is taken off a two-week-old murder hunt to work on a case involving obscene phone calls, but soon stumbles on to evidence that leads to her killer.
S09 E10Jan 26, 1993
Shock to the System Jan 26, 1993 Ch. Supt. Brownlow returns from holiday to discover that Ch. Insp. Conway is to be the new Area Community Liaison Officer.
S09 E11Jan 28, 1993
Living It Down Jan 28, 1993 The search for a missing victim of abuse uncovers a child pornography ring.
S09 E12Jan 29, 1993
Heat of the Moment Jan 29, 1993 A woman admits to killing her husband, but insists that she did it in the heat of the moment. W.D.S. Martella believes her but D.C.I. Meadows is convinced that the crime was permitted.
S09 E13Feb 2, 1993
Shake, Rattle 'n' Roll Feb 2, 1993 Ch. Supt. Brownlow loses his temper with Insp. Monroe.
S09 E14Feb 4, 1993
No Thanks To You Feb 4, 1993 P.C. Garfield has a bad day. First, he fails to save the life of a glue-sniffer and then allows a bail absconder to escape.
S09 E15Feb 5, 1993
A Better Life Feb 5, 1993 An elderly woman disturbs an intruder in her home, D.S. Greig is convinced that a known villain has committed the burglary, but the victim insists that he is not the culprit.
S09 E16Feb 9, 1993
Echo Feb 9, 1993 A girl goes missing and D.C.s Carver and Woods suspect a known villain of murdering her until another man walks into another station and confesses.
S09 E17Feb 11, 1993
Fagins Feb 11, 1993 D.I. Burnside lets Sun Hill's burglars know he means business.
S09 E18Feb 12, 1993
Cried Too Late Feb 12, 1993 An arrested woman shoplifter refuses to talk to the police. When W.P.C. Datta finally breaks through the wall of silence a tragic tale of domestic violence unfolds.
S09 E19Feb 16, 1993
Gone for a Soldier Feb 16, 1993 Ackland is teamed up with a military policeman who has come to Sun Hill to find a young soldier who has gone A.W.O.L. with a gun.
S09 E20Feb 18, 1993
Persuasion Feb 18, 1993 A female drug dealer is attacked by another dealer to get off his patch.
S09 E21Feb 19, 1993
Hard Man Feb 19, 1993 Greig investigates a stabbing and uncovers benefit fraud at a bed-and-breakfast establishment.
S09 E22Feb 23, 1993
Missionary Work Feb 23, 1993 As Community Liason Officer Ch. Insp, Conway has to decide which of two bids for grant he should recommend to the Commissioner. He an P.C. Garfield want to use police funds to support a local youth club, while Ch. Insp. Cato and Ch. Supt. Brownload have their own ideas,
S09 E23Feb 25, 1993
Hypocritical Oath Feb 25, 1993 The overdose of a boy on the Cockcroft Estate enables D.C.s Lines and Carver to link registered addicts to a doctor.
S09 E24Feb 26, 1993
Trivial Pursuits Feb 26, 1993 P.C. Loxton dismisses a call to a domestic argument between two lovers as a waste of time, but when he is called back to the same address he finds himself staring down a barrel of a gun.
S09 E25Mar 2, 1993
Out of the Mouths Mar 2, 1993 Hollis takes the Bumblebee message into a local school asking for help in the fight against burglary. One of the boys asks him to help end a domestic nightmare.
S09 E26Mar 4, 1993
Keeping In Touch Mar 4, 1993 An employee of a private security firm is identified by the elderly blind woman he assaulted.
S09 E27Mar 5, 1993
If It Isn't Hurting Mar 5, 1993 New trainee investigator Suzi Croft learns some old-style policing methods from Burnside.
S09 E28Mar 9, 1993
Keeping Out of Trouble Mar 9, 1993 A woman claims to have inside information about a series of violent raids on petrol stations.
S09 E29Mar 11, 1993
School of Hard Knocks Mar 11, 1993 D.I. Burnside investigates the abduction of a villain's son.
S09 E30Mar 12, 1993
A Little Family Business Mar 12, 1993 D.C.I. Meadows investigates a burglary fine wrong. Ch. Insp. Cato is gunning for P.C.s Loxton and Stringer.
S09 E31Mar 16, 1993
Breaking the Chain Mar 16, 1993 Sgt. Kendall tries to keep a young offender from a life of crime.
S09 E32Mar 18, 1993
The Fortress Mar 18, 1993 The owner of an off-license makes a citizen's arrest of a young shoplifter, Maitland arrests the shopkeeper for use of unreasonable force.
S09 E33Mar 19, 1993
In Broad Daylight Mar 19, 1993 On the trail of two rapists, W.D.C. Morgan investigates an attempted abduction and put her life in danger.
S09 E34Mar 23, 1993
Credible Witness Mar 23, 1993 P.C. Stringer feels discredited when his description of a thief fleeing from a jeweler's shop conflicts with that of the main witness, who works in the shop.
S09 E35Mar 25, 1993
The Price of Fame Mar 25, 1993 Pages goes undercover as a model to investigate a possible scam at a modelling agency.
S09 E36Mar 26, 1993
The Short Straw Mar 26, 1993 When her car breaks down on the way to the station, DC Viv Martella misses an important CID briefing about an obbo on a suspected armed robbery, and is furious when she is taken off the case by DI Frank Burnside. As CID and SO19 wait outside the target, Martella and PC Tony Stamp follow up a simple case to arrest a suspected bag snatcher. As they wait outside the suspect's house, a van pulls up, obscuring their view. Having missed the briefing, Martella fails to recognise the van's occupants as the armed robbers, and when she approaches their van she is shot and killed. Stamp is wounded, but manages to give a description of the van which is spotted by a traffic police motorcycle. As the India 99 police helicopter and SO19 cars pursue Martella's killers across London, PC Loxton and WPC Ackland disobey Ch. Insp. Cato's orders and pursue the suspect vehicle in the Area Car. The vehicle hits a bulldozer and explodes, killing all inside.
S09 E37Mar 30, 1993
Episode 37 Mar 30, 1993 A mentally retarded young man goes missing. Burnside has to deal with the consequences for the parents.
S09 E38Apr 1, 1993
Goods Received Apr 1, 1993 Greg investigates the burglary of an ailing business, a case that leads him to a missing schoolboy.
S09 E39Apr 2, 1993
Double Enmity Apr 2, 1993 Woods goes undercover as a contract killer to expose a woman who wants her husband killed.
S09 E40Apr 6, 1993
Hard Evidence Apr 6, 1993 A murder investigation team from AMIP arrives at Sun Hill. D.C.I Meadows is uneasy at the approach taken by the detective Superintendent, who seems willing to exploit his relationship with D.C. Woods to get a result regardless of the evidence.
S09 E41Apr 8, 1993
High Hopes and Low Life Apr 8, 1993 D.C. Carver and W.D.C. Morgan investigate a career-ending attack on a promising young boxer.
S09 E42Apr 9, 1993
On the Loose Apr 9, 1993 Loxton and Garfield corner a savage pit bull terrier at an illegal dog fight. Boyden tracks down a pensioner who has turned to crime.
S09 E43Apr 13, 1993
Out of Court Apr 13, 1993 Stamp and Ackland are keen to get a conviction against a woman for assault on a minicab driver, but she is acquitted.
S09 E44Apr 15, 1993
Bedfellows Apr 15, 1993 Chief Inspector Cato arrests two youths, actions which cause a riot outside Sun Hill station.
S09 E45Apr 17, 1993
Cat and House Apr 17, 1993 A woman is keen to get rid of her burglar boyfriend and his fence, with whom she has been having an affair.
S09 E46Apr 20, 1993
Brothers Apr 20, 1993 Two young brothers are suspected of burglary. W.P.C. Croft discovers that they were deserted by their mother and left to fend for themselves.
S09 E47Apr 22, 1993
Playing Away Apr 22, 1993 W.P.C. Ackland arrests a fifteen-year-old boy for shoplifting, and finds herself investigating his relationship with a woman twenty years his senior.
S09 E48Apr 24, 1993
Coming To Terms Apr 24, 1993 The parents of a young man awaiting trial for the murder of a child are distressed when their home is broken into and they received threatening phone calls. W.P.C. Ackland discovers the connection.
S09 E49Apr 27, 1993
Return To Sender Apr 27, 1993 A young postwoman is beaten up, but the motive is unclear and she seems unwilling to talk to the police.
S09 E50Apr 29, 1993
Sticks and Stones Apr 29, 1993 When Lines hits the jackpot during a raid, it makes an already difficult court case for Greig even harder.
S09 E51May 1, 1993
Tangled Webs May 1, 1993 A mysteriously unmotivated break-in at a garage leads D.I. Burnside to a web of sexual deception and a jealous husband's rampage
S09 E52May 4, 1993
Recruiting Officer May 4, 1993 Sgt. Maitland enlists P.C. McCann's help in reassuring a young black applicant whose wife has serious misgivings about the job. But McCann is discovering racism withing the force for himself.
S09 E53May 6, 1993
Give 'em an Inch May 6, 1993 Ch. Insp. Cato allows a demonstration to go ahead, despite being warned that it could be hijacked by racists. When things turn ugly, he is forced to reverse his previous orders.
S09 E54May 8, 1993
By Hook or By Crook May 8, 1993 D.S. Roach is disgusted when a judge halts the trial of a man accused of crippling a police officer, and decides to take matters into his own hands.
S09 E55May 11, 1993
Home to Roost May 11, 1993 P.C.s Stamp and Quinnan attend to Ray Hickey, the Victim of an assault at Sun Hill supermarket. W.P.C. Datta and P.C.s Loxton and Stringer accompany some local children to Chessington.
S09 E56May 13, 1993
In Safe Hands May 13, 1993 D.C. Lines and W.D.C. Morgan arrest two members of a shoplifting team.
S09 E57May 15, 1993
Punch Drunk May 15, 1993 Called to attend to a pub brawl, PC Tony Stamp and PC Dave Quinnan are stunned to find one man unconscious and the other Sun Hill's own DS Ted Roach. Roach is taken back to the station, and while DI Frank Burnside manages to pursuade the victim to drop the charges against him, nothing can be done when Roach headbutts Insp. Andrew Monroe during a heated argument. Ch. Supt. Brownlow calls in MS15 to investigate him, but Roach turns in his warrant card and walks out of the station.
S09 E58May 18, 1993
Fall Out May 18, 1993 With the departure of D.S. Roach, one of his informants wants out. Burnside and Monroe investigate threats against her.
S09 E59May 20, 1993
Awaydays May 20, 1993 An elderly ex-copper is in London to seatch for his estranged daughter and claims that he has been robbed in his hotel. D.C. Lines investigates.
S09 E60May 22, 1993
Pride and Joy May 22, 1993 When a young woman's car is stolen with a baby on board, CID fear an abduction and mount a search. P.C. Garfield tries to mediate with a private clamping firm.
S09 E61May 25, 1993
Fast Food May 25, 1993 D.C.s Carver and Woods are caught napping when a street robber escapes from under their noses, but uncover a drugs operation at a takeaway restaurant. P.C. Loxton and Sgt. Maitland are in trouble when Loxton is accused of stealing money from a drunk in the cells.
S09 E62May 27, 1993
Soft Touch May 27, 1993 P.C. Stamp's driving prowess is questioned when he fails to stop a runaway road-roller. P.C. Jarvis finds a revolver in a rubbish bin. D.I. Burnside investigates a murder confession.
S09 E63May 29, 1993
We Gave Him All Our Love May 29, 1993 The body of a 14-year old boy is washed up by the tide. Sgt.Cryer feels that he owes the parents an explanation.
S09 E64Jun 1, 1993
Hearts and Minds Jun 1, 1993 D.I. Burnside disagrees with Ch.Insp Conway's approach to a young offender.
S09 E65Jun 3, 1993
Cry Baby Jun 3, 1993 W.P.C. Page and Insp. Monroe attend what appears to be a cot death, but it transpires that the baby has a head injury. D.C.I. Meadows investigates.
S09 E66Jun 5, 1993
A Willing Victim Jun 5, 1993 P.C. Garfield introduces a boxer friend to a business manager, but D.S. Pearce has the manager under investigation.
S09 E67Jun 8, 1993
Rank Outsider Jun 8, 1993 P.C. Loxton's prisoner is released after W.P.C. Page makes a mistake in the CAD room. Loxton and P.C. Jarvis try to get the prisoner back before Ch.Insp. Cato finds out.
S09 E68Jun 10, 1993
Tender Mercies Jun 10, 1993 W.P.C. Datta assists a woman who has reported her husband missing. D.C. Lines uncovers a loan-sharking operation.
S09 E69Jun 12, 1993
Double Take Jun 12, 1993 D.S. Greig and W.P.C. Croft investigate a burglary. The property is found in a garden shed, but was it stolen?
S09 E70Jun 15, 1993
Mouth and Trousers Jun 15, 1993 P.C. Stringer clashes with Ch.Insp. Cato about a serious shortage of officers and the ban on overtime. Meanwhile, two families fight out their differences.
S09 E71Jun 16, 1993
Uses and Abuses Jun 16, 1993 A woman walking home late at night thinks she is being followed by a young man and blinds him with oven cleaner. Is it self-defence or assault?
S09 E72Jun 19, 1993
Picking a Winner Jun 19, 1993 P.C. Quinnan goes undercover as a refuse collector to investigate a series of burglaries.
S09 E73Jun 22, 1993
Broken Jun 22, 1993 Insp. Monroe deals with the case of an alcoholic former coal miner who tries to organise exploited workers.
S09 E74Jun 24, 1993
Insider Dealing Jun 24, 1993 A prisoner admits to crimes he didn't commit in order to gain a transfer.
S09 E75Jun 26, 1993
To Have and To Hold Jun 26, 1993 A woman alleges rape by her estraged husband, but he insists that she consented. D.I. Burnside investigates.
S09 E76Jun 29, 1993
Honour Among Thieves Jun 29, 1993 D.I. Burnside questions three robbers after a botched getaway, and is given conflicting stories as they try to incriminate one another.
S09 E77Jul 1, 1993
Somebody To Love Jul 1, 1993 W.P.C. Datte tries to help a battered wife. W.P.C. Ackland and D.S. Greig find some strange connections when a housebreaking is linked to a lonely hearts advert.
S09 E78Jul 3, 1993
Morning Has Broken Jul 3, 1993 Monroe acts quickly after a tip-off about a robbery at a supermarket. Meanwhile CID try to foil a kidnapping and robbery plot, only to be impeded by lack of resources.
S09 E79Jul 6, 1993
Swaps Jul 6, 1993 P.C.s Loxton and Garfield swap jobs. Loxton has to deal with the new screen 'phones in the CAD room, while Garfield attends a fatal RTA.
S09 E80Jul 8, 1993
Trust Jul 8, 1993 D.S. Greig suspects that his informant is giving him the run around, but it becomes clear that she is being fed false information.
S09 E81Jul 10, 1993
Divided We Fall Jul 10, 1993 A man found knocking on old people's doors turns out to be suffering from a paranoid schizophreni, and attempting to contacting family members. Sgt. Cryer realises that one old lady has cause to be affraid.
S09 E82Jul 13, 1993
A Duty of Care Jul 13, 1993 Sgt. Cryer and P.C. Garfield attend a warehouse where a seventeen-year-old boy has fallen from a fork lift truck to his death. Cryer is convinced it was no accident.
S09 E83Jul 15, 1993
Family Values Jul 15, 1993 P.C. Jarvis assists the investigation into a violent lorry hijack, where the driver suffered a fatal head injury.
S09 E84Jul 17, 1993
A Matter of Life and Death Jul 17, 1993 An elderly man is arresteed for beating his wife, but the couple have a bigger secret to hide. P.C. Quinnan is guilty of dangerous driving.
S09 E85Jul 20, 1993
Kith and Kin Jul 20, 1993 When a woman is hospitalized, her son burgles her house and steals money, and her daughter starts to strip the house of its contents. Garfield and Marshall are forced to change their minds about a young offender who has befriended the woman, and to whom she has bequeathed her house. The grumpy new sergeant Ray Steele arrives at the station.
S09 E86Jul 22, 1993
Part of the Family Jul 22, 1993 The theft of a necklace reveals a case of domestic violence against a young Bangladeshi woman. Police examine immigration laws and find that she has no freedom at all.
S09 E87Jul 24, 1993
Mighty Atoms Jul 24, 1993 Hours after a tough warning from Ch. Insp. Conway, a notorious young offnder is in trouble again. He holds the clue to the whereabouts of a missing teenager.
S09 E88Jul 27, 1993
A Malicious Prosecution Jul 27, 1993 A civil action is brought against P.C. Garfield, W.P.C. Marshall and Sgt. Cryer for wrongful arrest, malicious prosection and false imprisonment. Meanwhile, P.C. Quinnan is accused of assaulting a college student.
S09 E89Jul 29, 1993
Outbreak Jul 29, 1993 A violent remand prisoner escapes from hospital. W.D.S. Morgan and W.P.C. Croft question the prison officers who fell asleep while guarding him.
S09 E90Jul 31, 1993
Unreliable Witness Jul 31, 1993 A timid music teacher is intimidated by a violent ex-pupil. Ch. Insp. Cato is furious when P.C. Garfield lets a theif get away.
S09 E91Aug 3, 1993
Sweet Charity Aug 3, 1993 P.C.s Hollis and Stamp are caught in the crossfire when a mother and daughter fall out over a mutual boyfriend. Sgt. Cryer pursues bogus charity work.
S09 E92Aug 5, 1993
David and Goliath Aug 5, 1993 A mother refuses to testify against her husband, accused of abusing their 14-year-old son. P.C. Jarvis intercedes on the boy's behalf.
S09 E93Aug 7, 1993
What a Pair Aug 7, 1993 A man working for an illegal escort agency seems to be stealing cash and credit cards from his female clients. W.P.C. Ackland arranges a date with him.
S09 E94Aug 10, 1993
Desirable Property Aug 10, 1993 There is a series of break-ins at properties sold through a single agency. P.C. Quinnan enlists the assistance of an estate agent.
S09 E95Aug 12, 1993
Blind Spot Aug 12, 1993 P.C.s Jarvis and McCann know who is guilty of assault, but can't prove it. D.S. Pearce suggests that they should claim to have witnessed the incident.
S09 E96Aug 14, 1993
Carrying the Load Aug 14, 1993 W.D.S. Morgan and D.C. Lines investigate a lorry hijack. The husband of the depot owner is seriously assaulted.
S09 E97Aug 17, 1993
Deadly Weapon Aug 17, 1993 The life of an unknown child hangs in the balance following a road traffic accident. The investigation oncovers a trail of corruption.
S09 E98Aug 19, 1993
All the Wrong Connections Aug 19, 1993 A girl is accused of knocking down a young woman in the street has an alibi. D.C.I. Meadows crosses swords with an old enemy.
S09 E99Aug 21, 1993
Give and Take Aug 21, 1993 W.P.C. Polly Page sees W.D.S. Sally Johnson from Stafford Row plant drugs on a known dealer.
S09 E100Aug 24, 1993
Desperate Measures Aug 24, 1993 A 15-year-old boy is driven to desperate measures. W.P.C. Ackland has to decide whether he or his mother is at risk.
To Catch a Thief
Bare Faced Lies
But Not Forgotten
Compliments of the Service
Game of Two Halves
No Place Like Home
The Right Man For The Job
A Day in the Life Of
Having What It Takes
Play the Game Chief Inspector Cato's bullish tactics put noses out of joint, after a pub brawl turns into a murder enquiry.
Unlucky For Some
Gift of the Gab
A Class Act
Somewhere To Hang My Hat
The Green Eyed Monster
Behind Closed Doors
Links in the Chain
Care in the Community
You Don't Always Get What You Want
Reason To Believe
Until Proven Guilty
The Hard Sell
A Question of Identity
Cutting Edge Polly and Gary are called to the Parkmead Estate about a burglary at a flat which results in the wife assaulted and taken to St Hughes. The husband came home and discovered the burglar still there. When Polly talks to the husband at the hospital, he is very upset. He tells Polly and Gary what happened when he saw the burglar and says he chopped off 3 of the burglar's fingers when they were in the kitchen. the fingers were put into a jar of gherkins. Alan Woods tries to get the jar put into the canteen fridge but one of the canteen workers threatens to close down the canteen if it goes into the fridge. So he puts them into the fridge in the conference room. Tosh and Jim interview a patient who has lost 3 fingers who claims his fingers were caught in a lorry door.
Taking Care of Business
The Law In Their Hands
Cause For Complaint
Death of a Ladies' Man
An Ill Wind
Keep On Trucking While Garfield is giving tickets, a truck does a right hand turn and then the driver does a runner leaving the truck in the middle of the road. Tony and George have an argument after the truck is parked in the yard blocking access. Cato gets the truck moved back out. George checks the truck's travel disk. Tony and Norika find a front door open and find the house burgled and the occupants on holiday. A lady reports a burglary next door while the occupants are on holiday. It is the 3rd holiday burglary this month. CID are trying to find the link between the 3. Dave is told that a truck fitting the description was seen at the burglary. Donna finds out that all 3 holiday goers used the same coach firm to get to the airport.
A Family Trait A house is broken into and Greig thinks he knows who did it. Greig visits the suspect's house. The injured boy's watch turns up in the bed of the suspect's son's. Polly is sent to St. Hughes to investigate an assault. The mother of the boy thinks it is bullying and that her son is not the only one. Her son's watch is missing. The school is unco-operative with D. S. Morgan. The injured boy gives Morgan the name of Greig's suspect's son.
Paid In Full Ram raiders attempt to break into an Asain electrical store. Sgt. Boyden and George stop ithile Dave gives chase to another of the raiders. One of the neighbouring store owners brings in a bottle of stotch for Sgt. Boyden and the store owners give him a CD player. Monroe is not happy that Boyden was given something. Woods is sent to check on stolen money at B.P.C. Software. The suspect is an ex offender. When interviewed, the suspect claims she was set up because the security officer tried to assault her like he had with another employee.
Cause For Concern Steve and Dave are talking when a speeding driver goes past. The driver tells Dave that the hospital had just rang and her husband was critical. Suzy calls on the driver because she returned home to find it burgled. Dave and Steve are sent to check out the address of the lady at the hospital(that Danny overhears) and surprises 2 blokes. While Tony is driving the burglars' van, one of them get into the van and tells Tony to get a move on. Tony and Norika are called to check a domestic disturbance. Norika is concerned about the asian wife. The husband is very dominating. The domestic starts again. On entering the house Norika and Tony find the husband stabbed and his wife in shock with a knife in her hand. Norika didn't notice the knife at first. The wife claims it was an accident. While Danny is at the hospital checking on the victim, he overhears a lady asking about her husband who is supposed to be injured at the hospital. Woods talks to friends of the couple and their d
Nothing Ventured George is chasing a suspect but loses him. Steve searches the area and spots him. When caught he has just dropped some LSD tabs. The suspect tries to do a deal with the D.I. about getting bail to attend his brother's wedding. Regional Crime Squad:Drugs are in the station and organising a raid on the factory. Meadows gets upset because of a missing witness and Meadows wants the D.I. to go and talk to the witness. The D.I. wants to be in on the drug raid. Haines talks to the very scared witness. Haines is head hunted back to the drug squad. Meadows is not happy when told by Brownlow.