Starts October 1

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There are thought to be 18,000 foreign criminals hiding out in the UK. With exclusive access, this series follows the front-line police units seeking out the most dangerous offenders among them.

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These forgein criminals are wanted in their home countries for anything from murder to money laundering.

In a ‘criminal exchange’, Fugitives also has access to the Policía Nacional in Spain, to tell the stories of the British fugitives who have attempted – and failed – to make a quick getaway to warmer climates.

From enforcing European Arrest Warrants, to escorting offenders on board Polish military planes, this documentary captures the painstaking work that goes into protecting the public around the world.

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