Channel 5 have commissioned a new spin-off series to Traffic Cops. The series reveals the challenging and painstaking work of the North Yorkshire Police crash investigation team.
With unique and unprecedented access each episode covers the entire investigation, from the life-saving attempts at the crash scene to the final coroners decision, as investigators try to provide answers for the families involved.
It comes after the tit blue light series Traffic Cops has been renewed for a twelfth 20x60 episode series by Channel 5. The series is produced by Mentorn Media.
Presented by Jamie Theakstonhe, the show will be embedding with the officers at the North Yorkshire Road Policing Unit for the first time in three years. Cameras will go behind the scenes and join them on shift as they work to tackle road crime.
Tayte Simpson, Executive Producer, commented: “We’re delighted to be returning to North Yorkshire, the UK’s largest county. It’s been three years since we were last filming with the North Yorkshire Police and we’re back with some of most dramatic incidents we’ve ever filmed – from a massive drug bust, to a heart stopping high-speed pursuit with an incredibly tense but successful outcome for North Yorkshire Police.”
Simon Meehan, Series Director, added: “We’re incredibly excited to be back with the team at North Yorkshire RPU. It’s been three years since we were last there, and so much has changed. Viewers can expect the Traffic Cops they all know and love, with some highly charged moments as they tackle road crime in the 3,000 square miles of North Yorkshire.”
Traffic Cops is a 20x60' series by Mentorn Media production for Channel 5 and My5.