The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 10th – Sunday 17th July)

Lots of fun to be had this week, thanks to new cosy crime Murder In Provence with the redoubtable Roger Allam on ITV, Croatian series Four Strangers on Walter and intriguing new thriller on BBC One, The Control Room. Oh, and Trom starts at 10pm this week because of the football. Enjoy!

1 We Own This City *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE* *LAST IN SERIES*
S1 E6/6

Suiter worries over his subpoena, Jenkins learns his fellow officers are cooperating with the investigation, and Davis and the mayor’s office clash.
Tuesday 19th July, 9pm, Sky Atlantic

2 Black Bird *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E3/6

Struggling with his transition to maximum security prison, Jimmy initiates a friendship with Larry. New holes in Larry’s stories are uncovered.
Friday 15th July, Apple+ TV

3 Trom *UK PREMIERE EPISODES*
S1 E3&4/6

Karla encounters new evidence that makes her question everything. Hannis tries to gather the clues that Sonja left behind.
Saturday 16th July, 10pm, BBC Four

4 The Control Room *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E1/6

Thriller about an emergency call handler in Glasgow whose world is turned upside down when he receives a desperate life-and-death call from a woman who appears to know him. Under pressure to work out who she is, he makes a decision that may have devastating consequences and which forces him to confront the past he would rather forget.
Sunday 17th July, 9pm, BBC One

5 Murder In Provence *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E1/3

Investigative judge Antoine Verlaque and his romantic partner Marine Bonnet put their weekend getaway plans on hold when there is a murder at the local university. The couple question professors and students to distinguish professional jealousies from motives to kill, but the further they delve, the more crimes they uncover. 
Sunday 17th July, 9pm, ITV

6 Rig 45: Murder At Sea *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E4/6

As the state of the rig deteriorates, the remaining crew members are forced to shut down power at certain levels. The hunt for the killer is getting harder and trust between crew members has slipped away. 
Friday 15th July, 9pm, More4

7 Blocco 181 *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E4/8

Orders pour in for the trio as Snake goes looking for the new drug outfit. Rizzo gets revenge on the pandilleros, but something goes wrong.
Tuesday 11th July, 10.10pm, Sky Atlantic

8 Four Strangers (Uspjeh) *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E1-6/6
Four complete strangers end up bound together irrevocably by a violent event. A multi-layered drama focused on powerful characters, each in some way ground down by the everyday struggle of life in the city. 
From Friday 17th July, All4/Walter Presents

9 Miss Scarlet and the Duke *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S2 E5/6

A famous mystery writer is at the centre of Eliza’s investigation when a series of murders copy scenes from his books. Meanwhile, the Duke juggles problems at work.
Tuesday 11th July, 9pm, Alibi

10 Snowfall *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S5 E1&2/10

Franklin’s relationships are flourishing, but a problem in the valley brings trouble to his door.
Tuesday 11th July, 10pm, BBC Three

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