The BEST Episodes of Cuffs
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: May 21, 2020
Network: BBC One
Set in Brighton, the show aims to explore the rollercoaster of being a police officer in the UK by examining the relationships between the officers and detectives and the impact that this job has on their personal lives.
#1 - Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 16, 2015
An ex-squaddie suffering from PTSD loses his grip on reality and endangers the team. As Jake realises he can't trust his lawyer boyfriend, Robert is forced to confront the consequences of his marital betrayal.
#2 - Shakedowns and Stakeouts
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 18, 2015
An adrenaline-fuelled Saturday night in Brighton sees the team deal with a drugs death, a stakeout and a dog on cocaine. But it's a nightclub brawl that causes a personal crisis for Carl.
#3 - Cupid's Arrow
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 2, 2015
Following revelations about his son, Ryan loses his temper, and Jake witnesses a darker side of his mentor. Carl's chaotic personal life threatens a high-stakes case, and a runaway iguana plays cupid for Lino.
#4 - Drastic Action
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 9, 2015
When she's held at gunpoint, Donna's quick thinking saves the day but has personal ramifications. And as Felix and Carl investigate the disappearance of a teenager, Carl gets a disturbing insight into his boss' life.
#5 - Another Dysfunctional Family
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 25, 2015
Felix investigates a kidnap case with more to it than meets the eye. Jo struggles with Robert's rejection and Carl is left to pick up the pieces.
#6 - Luck of the Draw
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 28, 2015
On his first day working with Ryan, rookie cop Jake faces a challenging shift on Brighton's streets, but as the boss's son, his biggest task is earning the respect of his colleagues.
#7 - Boys Will Be Boys
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 11, 2015
With an escaped prisoner on the loose, Carl and Felix investigate a spate of muggings on public school boys. Meanwhile, Jo investigates a distressing case that brings Jake and Ryan to blows.
#8 - A Shock to the System
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 4, 2015
Jake is humiliated when he makes a spectacular rookie error on Brighton Pier. Meanwhile, an eccentric drug dealer is finally in Jo's sights, but his esoteric musings prompt her to consider her life choices.