Netflix is packed with an infinite catalog of thrilling, racy, and some of the best crime dramas. And a subset of these action-packed shows deal predominantly with police procedurals. If you want to check out some edgy, engaging, and gritty titles that specifically belong to this genre, then you have come to the right place. Here’s the list of really good FBI / cop shows on Netflix that are available to stream right now:
15. The Fall (2013)
‘The Fall’ is a psychological thriller drama that primarily revolves around two lead characters — a serial killer who is the antagonist, operating in and around Belfast and Northern Ireland, and a strong female detective from the London Metropolitan Police who is determined to track him down. Since the local police has no experience in tackling crimes inspired by sexual motivation, they seek the help of expert DSI Stella Gibson. She forms a task force in order to solve this ugly chain of homicidal crimes with one motto: “Anyone not part of the solution is part of the problem”. On the other hand, the killer is Paul Spector, who has a family, and who leads a double life. Fascinating and highly gripping, ‘The Fall‘ is a cat and mouse chase between two determined hunters.
14. Mindhunter (2017)
‘Mindhunter‘, a Netflix Original series, adopts a unique, one-of-its-kind approach to the genre of FBI shows. It is about the psychological analysis of criminals’ minds, in an attempt to understand their twisted psyches. Based on real-time events and FBI agents, ‘Mindhunter‘ is set in the 1970s. It follows two team members from FBI’s Behavioral Sciences Unit, who interview various offenders and tries to change the conventional investigative methods for serial killers. It tells us the story of how the FBI introduced psychology into their criminal cases. Combining facts with fiction, this show makes for a stellar, mind-blowing watch.
13. The Sinner (2017)