Best Collection Of TV Shows About Amateur Detective

Here, are the list of best amateur detective shows as below: 金田一少年の事件簿, Whitstable Pearl, For Heaven's Sake, I'll Be Gone in the Dark, Don't F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer, Agatha Raisin, Houdini & Doyle, The Spoils Before Dying, Mike Tyson Mysteries, Caps Club, Mr & Mrs Murder, Father Brown, 氷菓, The Forgotten, Little Monk, Fillmore!, Hetty Wainthropp Investigates, Nancy Drew, व्योमकेश बक्शी, Over My Dead Body, Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers, Miss Marple: Nemesis, Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel, Miss Marple: Sleeping Murder, Miss Marple: A Pocketful of Rye, Miss Marple: The Moving Finger, Miss Marple: The Body in the Library, Murder, She Wrote, Whiz Kids, Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo, .


TV Shows About Amateur Detective

金田一少年の事件簿 (2022)

金田一少年の事件簿 TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Drama  Mystery 
Release Year: 2022
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 10
  4.8
  5


Story Line Of 金田一少年の事件簿:

The Files of Young Kindaichi: Fifth Generation (2022) (五代目の金田一少年の事件簿 Goudaime no Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo) is a live-action series based on the manga series of the same name by Seimaru Amagi, Yozaburo Kanari, and Fumiya Sato, starring by Shunsuke Michieda as the fifth generation of Hajime Kindaichi. It was produced and aired on Japan's national broadcast NTV from April 24, 2022. It was the first live-action series of Young Kindaichi that was Internationally scheduled to air on the Disney+.

OTT Platforms for 金田一少年の事件簿 are Disney Plus


Whitstable Pearl (2021)

Whitstable Pearl TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Mystery 
Release Year: 2021
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 12
  5.3
  9


Story Line Of Whitstable Pearl:

With her son grown up, single mom Pearl Nolan decides to pursue her lifelong dream and launches a private detective agency, which she runs from her family's restaurant in the coastal town of Whitstable. Drawn by her caring nature, locals soon flock to her with all manner of cases. But when an old friend dies suspiciously, Pearl finds herself in conflict with gruff new cop in town, DCI Mike McGuire.

OTT Platforms for Whitstable Pearl are Acorn TV, AcornTV Amazon Channel Amazon Video, Apple iTunes.


For Heaven's Sake (2021)

For Heaven's Sake TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Documentary 
Release Year: 2021
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Canada
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 8
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of For Heaven's Sake:

While mixing the comedy and documentary formats we follow the search for Harold Heaven, who mysteriously disappeared from his remote cabin in Ontario, Canada, in the winter of 1934. Local police searched the nearby woods and dredged the adjacent lake, but Harold was never found nor heard from again. 85 years later, his great-great-nephew, Mike, attempts to solve this coldest of cold cases, with the help of his extended family and true-crime-obsessed best friend, Jackson.


I'll Be Gone in the Dark (2020)

I'll Be Gone in the Dark TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Documentary  Crime 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 7
  7.5
  72


Story Line Of I'll Be Gone in the Dark:

An exploration of the case of the Golden State Killer who terrorized California in the 1970s and 1980s, committing 50 sexual assaults and 10 murders, and true crime author Michelle McNamara's obsessive quest to find justice on behalf of his victims.

OTT Platforms for I'll Be Gone in the Dark are HBO Max, HBO Now Amazon Channel, HBO Now, and DIRECTV Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, and Vudu.


Don't F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer (2019)

Don't F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Documentary  Crime 
Release Year: 2019
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  7.8
  277


Story Line Of Don't F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer:

A group of online justice seekers track down a guy who posted a video of him killing kittens.

OTT Platforms for Don't F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer are Netflix


Agatha Raisin (2016)

Agatha Raisin TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Comedy  Mystery 
Release Year: 2016
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 4 / 25
  5.6
  27


Story Line Of Agatha Raisin:

Burnt out on office politics, Agatha Raisin retires early to a picturesque village in the Cotswolds and soon finds a second career as an amateur detective investigating mischief, mayhem, and murder in her deceptively quaint town.

OTT Platforms for Agatha Raisin are Sky Go, Now TV, Acorn TV, AcornTV Amazon Channel, and Virgin TV Go Amazon Video, Apple iTunes, and Google Play Movies.


Houdini & Doyle (2016)

Houdini & Doyle TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2016
Current Status: Canceled
Country: Canada
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 10
  6.6
  28


Story Line Of Houdini & Doyle:

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Harry Houdini and Stratton are tasked with the cases that nobody else can solve. It challenges their sense of what is real and what is not. Houdini is a skeptic, while Doyle believes in the unseen. Their diverse viewpoints make solving crime a challenge and often Stratton is put in the middle. The trio will take on cases that involve vampires, ghosts, monsters and poltergeists…or are they a ruse to conceal murder?


The Spoils Before Dying (2015)

The Spoils Before Dying TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Comedy 
Release Year: 2015
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 6
  6.2
  10


Story Line Of The Spoils Before Dying:

Fictional author-filmmaker, Eric Jonrosh, adapts his epic tale of a pianist-turned-detective investigating a murder in the 1950s underground jazz scene.

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Mike Tyson Mysteries (2014)

Mike Tyson Mysteries TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Mystery  Animation  Comedy 
Release Year: 2014
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 4 / 70
  7.333
  36


Story Line Of Mike Tyson Mysteries:

Mike Tyson is taking the fight from the boxing ring to the streets … by solving mysteries! Aided by the Mike Tyson Mystery Team — the Ghost of the Marquess of Queensberry, Mike’s adopted Korean daughter and a pigeon who was once a man — Mike Tyson will answer any plea sent to him.

OTT Platforms for Mike Tyson Mysteries are DIRECTV, Adult Swim Apple iTunes, Amazon Video, Google Play Movies, Vudu, and Microsoft Store.


Caps Club (2013)

Caps Club TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Action & Adventure  Mystery  Family 
Release Year: 2013
Current Status: Ended
Country: Netherlands
Total Seasons / Episodes: 3 / 24
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of Caps Club:

A group of children that all have a physical disability solves mysteries together from their secret tree house.

OTT Platforms for Caps Club are NLZIET


Mr & Mrs Murder (2013)

Mr & Mrs Murder TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Comedy  Crime 
Release Year: 2013
Current Status: Ended
Country: Australia
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 13
  5.75
  8


Story Line Of Mr & Mrs Murder:

Charlie and Nicola Buchanan are crime scene cleaners whose unique quirks and talents solve the most baffling murder mysteries.

OTT Platforms for Mr & Mrs Murder are Stan


Father Brown (2013)

Father Brown TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Drama  Crime  Mystery 
Release Year: 2013
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 9 / 100
  7.5
  63


Story Line Of Father Brown:

Father Brown is based on G. K. Chesterton's detective stories about a Catholic priest who doubles as an amateur detective in order to try and solve mysteries.

OTT Platforms for Father Brown are Sky Go, BritBox, BritBox Amazon Channel, Now TV, and Virgin TV Go Amazon Video, Apple iTunes, and Google Play Movies.


氷菓 (2012)

氷菓 TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Animation  Drama  Mystery  Comedy 
Release Year: 2012
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 22
  8.3
  241


Story Line Of 氷菓:

Oreki Houtarou is a minimalistic high school boy. One day, he joins the Classic Literature Club at his elder sister's request. There he meets Chitanda Eru, Fukube Satoshi, and Ibara Mayaka. Chitanda is a calm beautiful girl but she turns into an embodiment of curiosity once she says, "I'm curious." Fukube is a smiling boy with a fantastic memory who calls himself a database. Ibara is a short girl and is strict with others and herself. They begin to investigate a case that occurred 45 years ago. Hints of the mystery are buried in an old collection of works of the former members of Classics Club. The collection is titled "Hyouka."

OTT Platforms for 氷菓 are U-NEXT


The Forgotten (2009)

The Forgotten TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Drama  Crime 
Release Year: 2009
Current Status: Canceled
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 17
  6.5
  11


Story Line Of The Forgotten:

A team of dedicated amateurs work on cases involving unidentified victims. After the police have given up, this group must first solve the puzzle of the victim's identity in order to then help catch the killer. They work to give the deceased back their names, lest they become—The Forgotten.


Little Monk (2009)

Little Monk TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Comedy  Crime  Drama 
Release Year: 2009
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 10
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of Little Monk:

Monk didn't just become MONK overnight: it took years of emotional trauma, mockery, and bullying to make him the man he is today. But the gift for solving mysteries? That was always there. That and the profound social awkwardness. So if you've ever wondered how Monk's career in crime-solving began – or where that milk phobia originated – prepare to have your questions answered in these brand-new Original Webisodes featuring the adventures of Little Monk and his very first assistant, his big brother Ambrose.


Fillmore! (2002)

Fillmore! TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Animation  Mystery 
Release Year: 2002
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 26
  7.7
  14


Story Line Of Fillmore!:

Fillmore! is an American animated television series which was produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. The series was created by Scott M. Gimple and directed by Christian Roman. It was the last series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation alone, without association with Disney Channel.


Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996)

Hetty Wainthropp Investigates TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Drama  Crime 
Release Year: 1996
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 4 / 27
  7.6
  8


Story Line Of Hetty Wainthropp Investigates:

Instead of spending her golden years lying down, the indomitable Hetty Wainthropp found her calling late in life. Combining common sense, her husband, and her pocketbook, this senior sleuth takes on all the cases the police deem too minor.

OTT Platforms for Hetty Wainthropp Investigates are Sky Go, BritBox, BritBox Amazon Channel, and Now TV


Nancy Drew (1995)

Nancy Drew TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Crime  Drama  Family  Mystery 
Release Year: 1995
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 13
  7.5
  2


Story Line Of Nancy Drew:

Nancy Drew is a curious and fiercely independent 20-year old criminology student whose consummate passion is sloving mysteries.

OTT Platforms for Nancy Drew are Hoopla, Pure Flix Amazon Video.


व्योमकेश बक्शी (1993)

व्योमकेश बक्शी TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Crime  Mystery 
Release Year: 1993
Current Status: Ended
Country: India
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 34
  9.0
  6


Story Line Of व्योमकेश बक्शी:

An intelligent detective from Kolkata solves many mystery that unsolved by police without any weapons.


Over My Dead Body (1990)

Over My Dead Body TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Drama  Crime 
Release Year: 1990
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 13
  5.0
  1


Story Line Of Over My Dead Body:

Over My Dead Body is a detective drama Over My Dead Body stars Edward Woodward as Maxwell Beckett, an aging mystery novelist whose three successful early novels were starting to be overshadowed by the reputation his two most recent works had developed as being "bombs." He was approached by young, struggling reporter Nikki Page who wrote for the San Francisco Union, and who came to him for help after witnessing a murder through her window and because he was her favorite author. After they solved this mystery, they became fast friends and began to work together in the "amateur sleuth" tradition to solve crimes.


Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers (1989)

Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Animation  Comedy  Kids  Family 
Release Year: 1989
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 3 / 65
  7.6
  356


Story Line Of Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers:

Chip and Dale head a small, eccentric group of animal characters who monitor not only the human world, but the animal community as well, solving mysteries wherever they may be. The "Rescue Rangers" take the cases that fall through the cracks.

OTT Platforms for Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers are Disney Plus Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies.


Miss Marple: Nemesis (1987)

Miss Marple: Nemesis TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Crime  Mystery 
Release Year: 1987
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 2
  7.2
  22


Story Line Of Miss Marple: Nemesis:

Mr. Jason Rafiel asks Miss Marple to solve a crime but, he does gives her any details. In fact, he can't be sure that a crime was committed at all.


Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel (1987)

Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Crime  Mystery 
Release Year: 1987
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 2
  7.2
  23


Story Line Of Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel:

There's a murder at the elegant hotel where Miss Marple is staying and international adventurer Bess Sedgwick is the prime suspect.


Miss Marple: Sleeping Murder (1987)

Miss Marple: Sleeping Murder TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Drama  Crime 
Release Year: 1987
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 2
  7.1
  23


Story Line Of Miss Marple: Sleeping Murder:

When a young bride moves into a country manor, long repressed childhood memories of witnessing a murder come to the surface.


Miss Marple: A Pocketful of Rye (1985)

Miss Marple: A Pocketful of Rye TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Crime  Drama 
Release Year: 1985
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 2
  6.8
  20


Story Line Of Miss Marple: A Pocketful of Rye:

When a handful of grain is found in the pocket of a murdered businessman, Miss Marple seeks a murderer with a penchant for nursery rhymes.


Miss Marple: The Moving Finger (1985)

Miss Marple: The Moving Finger TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Crime  Mystery 
Release Year: 1985
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 2
  7.5
  16


Story Line Of Miss Marple: The Moving Finger:

The residents of a quiet English village begin to receive nasty, threatening letters. The wife of the local vicar calls in her friend Miss Marple to investigate.


Miss Marple: The Body in the Library (1984)

Miss Marple: The Body in the Library TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Crime  Drama 
Release Year: 1984
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  7.3
  19


Story Line Of Miss Marple: The Body in the Library:

Amateur detective Miss Jane Marple investigates the murder of a young woman whose body is found in the library at Gossington Hall, home of Colonel and Mrs. Arthur Bantry.

OTT Platforms for Miss Marple: The Body in the Library are BritBox


Murder, She Wrote (1984)

Murder, She Wrote TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Mystery  Crime  Drama 
Release Year: 1984
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 12 / 264
  7.6
  217


Story Line Of Murder, She Wrote:

An unassuming mystery writer turned sleuth uses her professional insight to help solve real-life homicide cases.

OTT Platforms for Murder, She Wrote are DIRECTV


Whiz Kids (1983)

Whiz Kids TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Action & Adventure 
Release Year: 1983
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 18
  6.8
  3


Story Line Of Whiz Kids:

Whiz Kids is an American science-fiction adventure television series that aired on CBS in the United States. The 60-minute series was created by Philip DeGuere and Bob Shayne and originally aired from October 5, 1983 to June 2, 1984, lasting one season and consisting of 18 episodes. The premise follows four high school tenth-graders, portrayed by Matthew Laborteaux, Todd Porter, Jeffrey Jaqcuet, and Andrea Elson, who use their sophisticated knowledge of computers to become amateur detectives, solving crimes and bringing perpetrators to justice. Although the series experienced a notable backlash from critics for its portrayal of teenage computer hackers, the program garnered four Youth in Film Award nominations for its young stars, as well as a fifth nomination as "Best New Television Series" of 1983.


Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo (1979)

Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo TV Shows About Amateur Detective
Genre: Family  Animation 
Release Year: 1979
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 1
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo:

Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo is a 90-minute Saturday morning animated package show produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions from December 8, 1979 to November 15, 1980 on NBC. It contained the following segments: The New Fred and Barney Show, The Thing, and The New Shmoo. The show was a repackaging of episodes from The New Fred and Barney Show and The Thing combined with half-hour reruns of The New Shmoo. Despite the show's title, Fred, Barney, the Thing and the Shmoo only appeared briefly together in bumpers between segments. In 1980, the Shmoo joined Fred and Barney on the "Bedrock Cops" segment of The Flintstone Comedy Show.