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Crime Quiz Trivia

A dozen crime related questions 12 Questions.

 
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Which British author created the detective Albert Campion?

  • P.D. James
  • Ruth Rendell
  • Margery Allingham
  • Lynda La Plante

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Which tv detective's sidekick was Bobby Crocker?

  • Magnum
  • Kojak
  • Columbo
  • Ellery Queen

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What is the name of the UK crime writers annual award for the best crime novel?

  • The Golden Gun
  • The Golden Fleece
  • The Golden Gate
  • The Golden Dagger

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In which UK tv police drama was the character 'Stick' an informer?

  • Spender
  • The Gentle Touch
  • The Bill
  • Juliet Bravo

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Della Street was the secretary of which fictional legal character?

  • Quincy
  • Rumpole of the Bailey
  • Kavanagh QC
  • Perry Mason

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Which Poet Laureate wrote detective novels under the name of Nicholas Blake?

  • Cecil Day Lewis
  • John Masefield
  • Ted Hughes
  • John Betjeman

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What was the job of Albert Pierpointe, who retired in 1964?

  • Lawyer
  • Police Inspector
  • Judge
  • Hangman

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Who created the fictional detective Adam Dalgliesh?

  • P.D.James
  • Barbara Vine
  • Ruth Rendell
  • Lynda La Plante

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In which century did the crime of witchcraft first appear in the statue books in Scotland?

  • 14th
  • 15th
  • 16th
  • 17th

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Which British police series had the theme tune, 'An Ordinary Copper'?

  • Gideon's Way
  • Z-Cars
  • Dixon of Dock Green
  • Fraud Squad

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Thieves attempted to steal which diamond from London's Millenium Dome in 2000?

  • Millenium Diamond
  • Star of the Millenium
  • Star of the Show
  • Millenium Star

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In which novel is 'Sergeant Cuff' the investigating officer?

  • The Moonstone
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles
  • The Body In the Library
  • The Murder at the Vicarage

 

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