TV Series | | Crime, Drama
Constable George Dixon and his colleagues at the Dock Green police station in the East End of London deal with petty crime, successfully controlling it through common sense and human understanding.
Despite some criticisms, the show remained abreast of changes in television drama. Notably the 1950s "home, hearth and family" aspects of the series (such as Andy Crawford's marriage to George's daughter Mary) were phased out and scripts reflected TV drama's shift towards favouring police procedural plots.
PC George Dixon:
Good evening, all.
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