To Catch a Thief is the 601st episode of The Bill.
D.C. Carver arrests a pickpocket. The stolen wallet leads Carver, D.S. Greig and D.C. Lines to a burglary suspect. Meanwhile, P.C. Stamp deals with an 11-year-old boy who has been paid by a man to steal a neighbour's bricks.
- Peter Armitage guest stars as Eric Hazel in this episode.