Parents' Guide to

Paranormal Cops

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Eerie investigation show is too creepy for young kids.

TV A&E Reality TV 2010
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age 9+

Based on 1 parent review

age 9+
This show is one of my favorites.I think in a short time it will be a hit.It is kicky and somewhat like the other shows I watch but a little more mature.I hope this stays around for awhile! sds

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The series, like many similar shows, uses dim lights, eerie music, and lots of ghost-busting jargon to create an entertainingly creepy experience. What sets Paranormal Cops apart from the crowd is the cast's attempt to connect the alleged paranormal activities with some of Chicago's mafia history and criminal folklore.

Some of the scenes are spooky, but there are also some silly moments -- like when the tough-talking investigators offer detailed descriptions of their investigative techniques to the alleged ghosts in the room. The way the team connects the strange encounters with dead members of Chicago's underworld also seems a little too contrived. But for those who like this sort of thing, the series will probably be very entertaining.

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