Smithy is tasked with controlling rival fans at a football match this week.
With known troublemakers in the crowd, the Sun Hill cops are out in force.
A small skirmish soon develops between fans of the opposing teams.
Tension builds between the football fans and police.
The cops act swiftly as trouble kicks off.
Smithy takes charges and heads up a police cordon.
Are the Sun Hill officers equipped to cope?
Backup is on its way!
Sgt Callum Stone leads the charge.
A man, Yusef Hanoush, attempts to break through the cordon.
But he's soon thrown back into the crowd.
After an earlier incident causes part of the route to the football match to be closed off, fans are funnelled from the train station.
More and more agitated fans find themselves contained in the cordon.
Smithy anxiously monitors the situation.
The cops soon have a full-on riot on their hands!
Stone struggles to hold back the football fans.
A woman has collapsed in the crowd!
The injured woman gets emergency treatment…
…while cops desperately attempt to hold back the surging masses.
Meanwhile, Inspector Jack Meadows and Commander Lisa Kennedy watch live CCTV footage of the situation from their base. Lisa issues a command for the crowd to be released.
Smithy spreads the word to drop the cordon.
The crowd disperses.
Back at the base, Lisa reprimands Jack over his handling of the situation.
Just as it seems Smithy's day from hell is finally over, a grim discovery is made…
Yusef Hanoush has been found dead in a nearby alley.
Smithy and Stone look on as the body is investigated.
Was Yusef killed during the earlier scuffle? Watch the action unfold on ITV1's The Bill on Thursday, April 1