Line of Duty: Season 3 Reviews

August 12, 2020
Expect sharp turns on a white-knuckle ride.
October 17, 2018
From hereon in, each episode ramped up the tension with surprises galore.
October 17, 2018
If the first three series have taught us anything, it's that the web of corruption stretches far and wide.
September 7, 2018
Yet, what makes Line of Duty so good is not just the traditional pleasures of plot, pace and characterisation. It's also Mercurio's entirely justified belief that the more technical aspects of an anti-corruption case can be extremely dramatic too.
July 20, 2018
We'd waited a long time, almost the entire length of this 90-minute finale, for some action. It was worth waiting for.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
June 23, 2018
In many ways, the third series of Jed Mercurio's riveting police thriller felt like a climax - delivering not just the huge twists we've now come to expect, but explosive pay-offs to threads that had been running since the very first episode in 2012.
December 31, 2017
The characters have been memorable, sometimes indelibly so. The plotting has been meticulous, demanding our more than usual attention. Yet it has remained a work of social realism.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5