The Sweeney Season 4
S04 E01Sep 7, 1978
Messenger Of The Gods Sep 7, 1978 Regan and Carter have a suspect in mind for the theft of a consignment of mercury, but he has an alibi.
S04 E02Sep 14, 1978
Hard Men Sep 14, 1978 Regan and Carter pursue some Scottish villains around London, assisted by a Scots police officer.
S04 E03Sep 21, 1978
Drag Act Sep 21, 1978 The Sweeney get incorrect information from informants, allowing a gang of villains to make off with some contraband alcohol.
S04 E04Sep 28, 1978
Trust Red Sep 28, 1978 Regan and Carter can find no leads after a criminal dies during a robbery.
S04 E05Oct 5, 1978
Nightmare Oct 5, 1978 Regan's girlfriend's nightmare has come true when he becomes a target.
S04 E06Oct 12, 1978
Money, Money, Money Oct 12, 1978 Regan and Carter try to catch a man trying to blackmail a pools winner about the part he played in a robbery.
S04 E07Oct 19, 1978
Bait Oct 19, 1978 Lyn Hurst is injured in a road accident but, in the ambulance, she produces a gun, forces the vehicle to stop and escapes. Regan and Carter discover she was part of a gang behind the wages theft at the Local Education Authority.
S04 E08Oct 26, 1978
The Bigger They Are Oct 26, 1978 A wealthy entrepreneur is being blackmailed over activities he performed whilst stationed as a soldier in Malaya. He seeks assistance from two other former soldiers who had been involved, one of whom is now a senior police officer, the other now a security company owner/manager. The policeman attempts to stop Inspector Regan from investigating. The security company man hires mercenaries to persuade the blackmailers to desist.
S04 E09Nov 2, 1978
Feet Of Clay Nov 2, 1978 Regan is asked to help a criminal from his past who's son has been kidnapped.
S04 E10Nov 9, 1978
One Of Your Own Nov 9, 1978 Jimmy Fleet and a friend con two businessmen into handing over some valuable diamonds. They are caught, but only after Jimmy managed to hide the diamonds. Patsy Kearney, a criminal who specialises in thieving off thieves, becomes interested, as do the Sweeney. Sergeant Carter gets to do some time in prison in an attempt to gain Jimmy's confidence. There is an interesting addition of extra humour in this episode provided by Jenny, a barmaid who is especially attracted to policemen, particularly when they are in uniform!
S04 E11Nov 23, 1978
Hearts and Minds Nov 23, 1978 Regan and Carter get caught up in a plot to prevent a foreign head of state from getting his hands on an experimental drug to treat his heart condition.
S04 E12Nov 30, 1978
Latin Lady Nov 30, 1978 Regan and Carter go after a gang of villains who attacked a gynaecologist and robbed him of a large sum of money he was planning to smuggle out of the country.
S04 E13Dec 14, 1978
Victims Dec 14, 1978 Regan and Carter are at the scene of a shooting where Sgt. Taylor has been badly injured. Carter discovers that Jimmy Park, one of Taylor's informants was involved. Regan finds himself distracted from by Doreen Haskins.
S04 E14Dec 28, 1978
Jack Or Knave Dec 28, 1978 Regan finds himself in deep trouble when an allegation of corruption is made by the Police Complaints Department. A security van is robbed, and a guard identifies one of the robbers.