With the premiere of NBC's "Prime Suspect,"
comes a new face to the crime procedural game: Maria Bello.
Bello steps into Helen Mirren's considerable shoes as the U.S. version of tough-as-nails detective Jane Tennyson, named Jane Timoney across the pond.
Also joining the world of female investigators are a new batch of "Charlie's Angels."
In honor of all the women fighting the good fight on TV, we present Zap2it
's favorite female crime-solvers.
'Prime Suspect' review
'Charlie's Angels' review