The Sweeney Season 1
S01 E01Jan 2, 1975
Ringer Jan 2, 1975 A robbery is foiled in a well planned swoop by the Flying Squad. The villains are arrested and most of the cash recovered, except for one bag containing £35,000. No one seems to be talking, so Regan must resort to old fashioned detective work to find the missing loot.
S01 E02Jan 9, 1975
Jackpot Jan 9, 1975 Regan lures Bishop, a prize crook, back into the country using the villain's favourite dog as bait.
S01 E03Jan 16, 1975
Thin Ice Jan 16, 1975 Regan lures Bishop, a prize crook, back into the country using the villain's favourite dog as bait.
S01 E04Jan 23, 1975
Queen's Pawn Jan 23, 1975 Regan knows that Eddie Boys is involved in a factory robbery, but he seems to have a cast-iron alibi. Worse still, Regan is accused of police harassment.
S01 E05Jan 30, 1975
Jigsaw Jan 30, 1975 The squad tries to pinpoint a radio transmitter which is being used to coordinate the movements of bank robbers.
S01 E06Feb 6, 1975
Night Out Feb 6, 1975 Jack Regan goes undercover as a lorry driver to trap a ring of hijackers.
S01 E07Feb 13, 1975
The Placer Feb 13, 1975 There's romance between Regan and a crime journalist, but when she is implicated in a major crime, her innocence comes into question.
S01 E08Feb 20, 1975
Cover Story Feb 20, 1975 A gang of thieves lead by Max Deller (Dudley Sutton) need a way of shipping stolen gold out of the country for resale. Deller leans on a former prison cell mate who is now using another identity to go straight as the managering director of a very successful sporting equipment company, who to protect his safe future has to assist with the plan to ship the gold out as excercise weights.
S01 E09Feb 27, 1975
Golden Boy Feb 27, 1975 Bill, the regular Sweeney driver is off so Regan & Carter get recently transfered Sweeney driver Cooney (played by Billy Murray). His hot shot driving during a car chase leads to a key member of a gang being killed in a car crash. The gang need a new driver and decide that they can influence Cooney by snatching his newly married wife and holding her to ransome. Cooney decided to forget Police help and get his wife back by doing what he is told and driving as the group getaway driver, but Regan & Carter soon suspect that something is wrong.
S01 E10Mar 6, 1975
Stoppo Driver Mar 6, 1975 The Smith brothers are a notorious gang of gangsters who carry out violent hijack's and robberies but always seem to keep themselves clear when the Sweeney come investigating, so Regan & Carter are set about the finally break them. The investigation reveals they are bribing the manager of a busy central London car park who is defrauding his firm by issuing fake parking tickets. The Smiths decide to move in and take their cut of his greed, but it doesnt take The Sweeney long to move in.
S01 E11Mar 13, 1975
Big Spender Mar 13, 1975 Danny Keever is on weekend release from his prison sentance, at the same time a firm of robbers break into a bank vault, the hallmarks of the robbery and the statement of a witness seem to fit up Danny Keever but Regan & Carter believe is the victim of a set up, and set about to prove Keever's innocence against the wishes of Haskins, who has an old score to settle with Keever.
S01 E12Mar 20, 1975
Contact Breaker Mar 20, 1975 Jack Regan's tip off of a robbery lead him to close to the action, so the gang planning the robbery kidnap Jack's daughter to use as a hostage, to keep Regan off the scent of the action until they make a getaway. Regan wants his daughter back so takes it in his own hands to track down his daughter and to prevent the robbery, going against his ex wife, the orders of his bosses and the detective investigating the kidnap.
S01 E13Mar 27, 1975
Abduction Mar 27, 1975 Jack Regan's tip off of a robbery lead him to close to the action, so the gang planning the robbery kidnap Jack's daughter to use as a hostage, to keep Regan off the scent of the action until they make a getaway. Regan wants his daughter back so takes it in his own hands to track down his daughter and to prevent the robbery, going against his ex wife, the orders of his bosses and the detective investigating the kidnap.