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Ian Rankin: Line of Duty cops are still popular on TV – but don’t expect many books about police solving crime
This may seem a surprising question. Crime is still the most popular genre in our bookshops and libraries by far, and each week seems to bring a new TV detective to our screens. But keeping an eye on the bestseller lists, I have noticed that the police officer is not as ubiquitous as he or she once was.