Rent A Cop Episode 3 (BBC-3 12 Nov 2015)


AIRDATE: Thursday 12 November 2015 at 10.30pm on BBC Three

Episode 3 (of 8)

Francis embarks on a marketing drive to offer his services to Darlington’s gay community, and gets a job escorting a coach trip for drag queens on a Bank Holiday pub crawl in Leeds.

Sparta’s campaign to catch Darlington’s nuisance bikers goes undercover when Francis hires an ex-forces specialist for a stakeout. Pembow takes his girlfriend for dinner to celebrate the successful start of his apprenticeship, but his professional discipline is tested when things get lively on the drag queens’ coach trip.

Rent a Cop is an entertaining observational documentary series following Sparta Security, a Darlington-based private security firm. Sparta is run by well-known local character Francis Jones who has given behind-the-scenes access to himself, his staff and their operations.