The lives and cases of the members the Australian, Sydney based, New South Wales Police Rescue Squad.




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1996   1995   1993   1992   1991   1989  
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Complete series cast summary:
Gary Sweet ...  Sgt. Steve 'Mickey' McClintock 62 episodes, 1989-1996
Sonia Todd ...  Sgt. Georgia Rattray / ... 62 episodes, 1989-1996
Steve Bastoni ...  Yiannis Angelopoulos 61 episodes, 1991-1996
John Clayton ...  Inspector Bill Adams 61 episodes, 1989-1996
Tammy Macintosh ...  Const. Kathy Orland 39 episodes, 1992-1995
Belinda Cotterill Belinda Cotterill ...  Sharyn Elliott 35 episodes, 1992-1996
Jeremy Callaghan ...  Const. Brian Morley 34 episodes, 1992-1995
Doug Scroope Doug Scroope ...  Const. Percy 'Ptomaine' Warren 32 episodes, 1989-1993
Steve Bisley ...  Sr. Sgt. Kevin 'Nipper' Harris 29 episodes, 1992-1995
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Police Rescue is a unique blend of character driven drama and fast paced action adventure. The Police Rescue Squad are the real heroes of the Police Service and handle a strikingly wide range of work from road accidents to train disasters to the prevention of suicides - the Squad are constantly laying their lives on the line to save others. The series deals with the dramas that surround rescue work, the unique characters attached to it and the humour of the after-hours lives of the Squad's colourful personalities. Stunningly filmed action sequences in and around Sydney, tender and engaging personal stories at it's centre, Police Rescue is a series that will keep you on the edge of your seat - and touch your heart.

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There are no slow days. No easy jobs. Every time the phone rings, it's a new emergency! See more »


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Did You Know?


Brian Morley: You're the real hero, aren't you?
Georgia Rattray: Rescue doesn't work that way. If you want to be a hero, join Special Operationa and shoot somebody.
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Great show
1 November 2000 | by lid2000See all my reviews

ABC have been re-running this at 1pm every Thursday. It's been great as I've had the last 3 weeks off because of HSC. I used to enjoy this show back in 1992, when I was about 10 or so, and I tuned in today hoping that it was as good as I remembered. I was right. This show is brilliant; every episode is like a miniature movie, the entire standard is incredibly high. DON'T watch the movie though, it's been made to sell the show to overseas markets and stuff, and its nowhere near as good as the TV series. All up, this is as close as you're gonna get to a perfect TV show (except the last series... it's more of an epilogue than a series)!

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15 March 1989 (Australia) See more »

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