The Sweeney Season 2
S02 E01Sep 1, 1975
Chalk and Cheese Sep 1, 1975 When a wealthy couple are robbed of their possessions while driving down a country lane, Carter gets to meet up with an old friendâ€”but not in the circumstances he would have wished.
S02 E02Sep 8, 1975
Faces Sep 8, 1975 When a gang hijack an armoured security truck and steal the money, Regan, Carter and the Flying Squad set up an ambush to catch the crooks. But who's the informer?
S02 E03Sep 15, 1975
Supersnout Sep 15, 1975 An informant of Regan's tells him about a hijack involving a lorryload of cigarettes where he will be the look-out man. But can Regan trust his snout?
S02 E04Sep 22, 1975
Big Brother Sep 22, 1975 Regan loses his patience with a thug he is questioning about a wages snatch. Soon the press are sniffing round for a police brutality storyâ€”and the suspect's gangster brother puts out a contract on Regan.
S02 E05Sep 29, 1975
Hit and Run Sep 29, 1975 George Carter's wife Alison is killed by a hired assassin when she is mistaken for a fellow teacher with dubious connections.
S02 E06Oct 6, 1975
Trap Oct 6, 1975 Regan and Carter are confronted by a newsman with information on the unsolved Golden Maid robbery. But does he still want that man? And why are Regan and Carter being photographed?
S02 E07Oct 13, 1975
Golden Fleece Oct 13, 1975 Chief Inspector Haskins is framed for corruption while Regan and Carter investigate a spate of break-ins. Is there a connection?
S02 E08Oct 20, 1975
Poppy Oct 20, 1975 Violent criminal Vic Labbett returns to England to recover the proceeds of an earlier robbery. He intends to exchange the cash for diamonds, and return to exile abroad.
S02 E09Oct 27, 1975
Stay Lucky, Eh? Oct 27, 1975 Two young villains, Tyson and Jenner, working for gang boss Tony Kirby, are relieved of the spoils of their robbery by a mysterious gun-man, who shoots Jenner in the leg. Nobody knows who he is until Regan has a word with Jenner's disgruntled father-in-law, which leads to a shoot-out in a theatre. At the same time Regan is made a tempting offer to go into private security work.
S02 E10Nov 3, 1975
Trojan Bus Nov 3, 1975 Australian villains Colin MacGruder and Ray Stackpole return to London and steal a bus, posing as its crew. They rob an art dealer travelling on the bus of a Goya painting, which they plan to sell to a buyer in Amsterdam. Regan tracks them down by leaning on their accomplice, the dealer's female assistant, leading to a river chase and a shoot-out, making it the end of the line for the boys from Down Under.
S02 E11Nov 10, 1975
I Want The Man Nov 10, 1975 Informant Popeye is abducted by villain Maynard whilst staking out small-time crook Frankie Little after a jewel theft. Regan pulls Little but agrees to drop charges if Little will go ahead as planned, acting as Maynard's driver on an upcoming robbery. However, all Little is able to phone in to Regan on the eve of the heist is "Old Readies". Regan must locate where the crime will take place before it is too late for Popeye.
S02 E12Nov 17, 1975
Country Boy Nov 17, 1975 A London gang have got the Metropolitan police and Sweeney running in all directions to answer alarm bells ringing at banks and shops all over London, whilst the gang are using this distraction for robbing a location with no alarms. The Sweeney have no clues, so Haskins brings in a telecommunications expert from Bristol CID to assist Regan & Carter. Jack is against it but soon discovers that DS Keel is the help he needs when the gang are rumbled and finally caught.
S02 E13Nov 24, 1975
Thou Shalt Not Kill Nov 24, 1975 The day before the start of a new term, the university branch of the National Mercian bank is robbed. Regan and his squad arrive and catch or shoot most of the gang but known killer Hands and simple side-kick Monks are still inside with the manager and two women hostages. Haskins' hesitancy in ordering the police marksmen to fire on the robbers leads to a car chase and fatalities, causing Regan to round on his boss.