The sub genre is one of the most popular in the world, widely used across film industries
Often associated with the popular American TV shows, police procedurals have recently become popular in India as well, with hit TV shows such as Scared Games, Family Man, Delhi Crime, Paatal Lok, and Breathe. These critically acclaimed TV shows have exposed Indian audiences to new content from across the globe. While American TV shows such as CSI, The Mentalist, Psych, Criminal Minds, and Bones have all been hugely popular on television over the last two decades, streaming platforms have gone one step further by offering fans of the sub genre underrated gems such as Mindhunter. Some of the critically acclaimed British shows including Line of Duty, Happy Valley, Luther, and Broadchurch are also becoming increasingly popular across the globe, thanks to the rise in traffic on OTT platforms. HBO’s Mare of Easttown is another police-procedural that has been well received by fans and critics over the last year.
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