Line of Duty series 5

Discussion in 'SMB' started by Son of Stan, Mar 31, 2019.

  1. Fetch Fletch

    Fetch Fletch Striker

    I did say to the wife last week she's not out of the frame like, but...the laptop.
     
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  2. Arkle

    Arkle Striker Contributor

    I was wondering about this. 3 of 6 this week.

    Yeah, that's a thing...
     
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  3. Son of Stan

    Son of Stan Striker

    I got quite excited when I spotted that 'definitely' was misspelt on the text from H. Sadly, it didn't seem to go anywhere...

    Also wondering if Kate's family might be another target, allowing her to go full on Rambo again.
     
  4. Sam Handwich

    Sam Handwich Winger

    Me too. Could have been 90% of the smb like
     
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  5. Rueben Agboula

    Rueben Agboula Midfield

    Still don’t think it’s going to be Hastings although he’s obviously got something to hide on his laptop - something to do with the dodgy Irish property dealings possibly
     
  6. Frankel

    Frankel Central Defender

    Is the laptop not something to do with the woman he was in the hotel room?

    If she’s been sending him mucky pictures?

    I still think the scouse copper is clean.
     
  7. fazza1970

    fazza1970 Goalkeeper

    No. Me too, and for good reason...

     
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  8. no aim no luck

    no aim no luck Midfield

    Did he not take over after DCI Gates?

    Could be fiddling money to get that 100k
     
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  9. The Rat

    The Rat Striker

    Aye he’s doing someit like but he’s not H

    He knew he’d being getting investigated as routine
     
  10. No.

    But mainly cos he was called Penry
     
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  11. Son of Stan

    Son of Stan Striker

    She was excellent in Rome and BBC's Prisoners' Wives a few years ago.
     
  12. Dendinho

    Dendinho Striker

  13. duff_man

    duff_man Striker

    Hargreaves was obviously a plant otherwise the last three episodes will be a bit shit.

    Loads pointing towards Ted but that is still too obvious, the laptop is something to do with his property or his mrs I think.

    Most likely is that H has nothing to do with the bent coppers name, I can’t remember anyone actually saying for definite that was the case, just AC12’s working hypothesis
     
  14. West_Winger

    West_Winger Winger

    I’m still thinking that the lass in the gang is his undercover officer and the bloke in that image is him going to meet her. He got rid of the laptop as it had all the conversations between him and her and she’s not authorised to be undercover or something.

    Or it could be to do with the Irish property deal somehow.
     
  15. Well you learn something new every day!
     
  16. Must admit it blew my mind when I found out.

    A bit like when Top Cat turned into Boss Cat.
     
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  17. CherryHenry

    CherryHenry Full Back

    How thick is Ted's missus though? A copper's wife for years and yet when Corbett came to her door posing as Arnott she leaves the door open by the chain before going inside. Maybe a long-shot but Corbett seemed adamant he didn't aim for Hargreaves when shooting - could someone else have shot him. Agree on the 'definately' spelling - there's a clue in there somewhere.
     
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  18. CatRyan

    CatRyan Striker

    I thought that might be a clue too
     
  19. Biometrics is going to play a part. When Hargreaves walked away before being shot he couldn't stop a pig in a passageway. Looked like he'd shat himself. There's going to be some CCTV footage from somewhere that everyone assumes is him then they'll prove that his gait was totally different. Probably.

    It's definitely been dumbed down this series where they keep on explaining basic regulations to each other. "Preservation of life" etc.
    Sick of hearing them say "OCG". Why did the one who skidded off the road say that the men with guns and balaclavas were OCG? Why did they take DNA from his hands and if they had, why did he look surprised when they discovered the oil traces?
    It's still canny but standards have slipped.
     
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  20. West_Winger

    West_Winger Winger

    That’ll just be a plot device for later in the series imo. One of them - probably Steve - will be on the wrong end of a gun and Kate will have to choose between preserving his life or arresting the bad guy.
     

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