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East West 101 (2008)

East West 101 is a critically acclaimed and award winning Australian crime drama series which aired for three seasons on the SBS network from 2007 to 2011. The series follows the Major Crime Squad in metropolitan Sydney, Australia and is based on the actual experiences of real Sydney detectives. The series' key armorer is John Bowring.

The following weapons were used in the television series East West 101:


Glock 22

The Glock 22 is the standard NSW Police Force issue sidearm and used by various characters throughout the series.

3rd Generation Glock 22 - .40 S&W
Detective Zane Malik (Don Hany) using a Glock 22.
Detective Helen Callas (Daniela Farinacci) during "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01).
Detective Helen Callas during "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01).
Detective Sonny Koa (Aaron Fa'aoso) aims a Glock 22 in "A Prodigal Fear" (S2E02).

Glock 17

2nd Generation Glock 17s can be seen in season one standing in for Glock 22s on occasion.

2nd Generation Glock 17 - 9x19mm
Detective Sergeant Ray Crowley (William McInnes) in season one with a Glock 17.
Detective Sergeant Ray Crowley's Glock 17.

Taurus PT92AFS

A Taurus PT92AFS is used by a gunman during a drive-by shooting in "Islander Sacrifice" (S1E03). It also appears in the hands of a terrorist in "A Prodigal Fear" (S2E02).

Taurus PT92AFS (stainless) with slimline black factory grips - 9x19mm
The Taurus PT92AFS used in a drive-by shooting.
The shooter fires his Taurus.
A Taurus PT92AFS armed terrorist in "A Prodigal Fear" (S2E02).

Norinco Type 54

A Norinco Type 54 is used by a robber in the pilot episode "The Enemy Within" (S1E01) in a flashback scene where Detective Zane Malik recalls his father being shot.

Type 54 - 7.62x25mm
An excellent shot of the Type 54 in the hands of the shooter in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).

Glock 23/27

Glock 23s and 27s are carried by plainclothes officers and detectives throughout the series.

Glock 23 - .40 S&W
Glock 27 - .40 S&W

SIG-Sauer P226

A SIG-Sauer P226 is used by a criminal in "A Prodigal Fear" (S2E02).

SIG-Sauer P226 - 9x19mm
The criminal points his P226.

Browning BDA 380

The Browning BDA 380 is used by many criminals throughout the series. Malik carries one whilst working undercover in "Just Cargo" (S2E03).

Browning BDA 380 - .380 ACP
A man with a Browning BDA to his neck in "A Prodigal Fear" (S2E02).
Malik confronted by two pistol armed arms dealers in "A Prodigal Fear" (S2E02).

Smith & Wesson Model 10

A 3" Smith & Wesson Model 10 is used by armored van security guards in "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01) and also by suspects in other episodes.

Smith & Wesson Model 10 with 3" barrel - .38 Special
A security guard shoots an armed robber dead with his S&W .38 revolver before being shot himself.
In "Death at the Station" (S1E02), a suspect confronts police.

Smith & Wesson Model 66

What appears to be a Smith & Wesson Model 66 is used in a drive by shooting.

Smith & Wesson Model 66 with 4" barrel & Hogue grips - .357 Magnum
A shooter fires a Model 66 in "Men of Conscience" (S2E05).

Colt M1911A1

A Colt M1911A1 is used by motorcycle-mounted criminal in the episode "Jerusalem" (S3E03) to murder two gang members and near the end of the episode.

Colt M1911A1 - .45 ACP

Unknown Pistol

An unidentified pistol is gutter and taken as evidence in the episode "Jerusalem" (S3E03).

Assault Rifles

Colt M4

A Colt M4 without any attachments is used by a TOU officer during an early morning raid in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).

Colt M4 - 5.56x45mm
A TOU officer with the M4 in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).
The carry handle lugs are visible.
The first TOU officer from the left with an M4 in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).

Mk 18 Mod 0

An Mk 18 Mod 0 is used by a TOU officer in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).

Mk 18 Mod 0 with standard M4 handguard and 6-position stock - 5.56x45mm
The MK 18 Mod 0 fitted with scope and tactical light.

Colt XM177

Colt XM177s are used by Tactical Operations Unit officers during the raid in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).

USAF Variant of the XM177E2 upper, the slab side called GAU-5A/B with XM style brake removed and standard birdcage installed, mounted on an SP1 lower - 5.56x45mm
A TOU officer with his XM177 in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).
A close-up of the slab side lower receiver.
A Colt XM177 with with tactical light and carry handle mounted scope.

Colt M16A2

M16A2 rifles with Colt 4x20 carry handle mounted scopes are used by tactical officers during the raid in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01). A similar looking rifle is also seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

M16A2 - 5.56x45mm NATO
A TOU officer aims an M16A2.

Norinco Type 56

A Norinco Type 56 is seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04). PMCs were also seen holding them in photos in season 3. One is also seen on a desk in the season 3 finale "Revelation" (S3E07).

Norinco Type 56 - 7.62x39mm

Zastava M70

Zastava M70B1

Armed robbers are armed with two patterns of Zastava M70 assault rifles, including the fixed-stock Zastava M70B1. They use them during the armored car heist in "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01). In "Heart of Darkness" (S3E02), a number of them are also seized by police along with some RPK machine guns.

Zastava M70B1 - 7.62x39mm
A robber with the fixed-stock M70B1.
One of the six robbers turns and opens fire at police. Note the three vent holes in the handguard and folded rifle grenade sights.

Zastava M70AB2

The armored car robbers also use the folding-stock Zastava M70AB2 in "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01).

Zastava M70AB2 - 7.62x39mm
Four armed robbers use M70 assault rifles to fire 900 rounds at police.
Three of the six robbers turn and open fire at police whilst conducting a "break contact" drill.

SIG SG 551

A pair of SIG SG 551s are seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

SIG SG 551 with factory standard furniture - 5.56x45mm
Two SIG SG 551s with factory standard furniture seized by police.


An FN FAL is seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

FN FAL 50.00 - 7.62x51mm NATO

Steyr AUG A1

An Australian soldier is seen holding a Steyr AUG A1 (presumably standing in for the Austeyr) in a photo in the season 3 premiere "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01).

Steyr AUG A1 - 5.56x45mm

Sniper Rifles

Remington 700PSS

TOU snipers towards the final standoff with Telal in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01) use the Remington 700PSS.

Remington 700PSS with Harris bipod -.300 Win Mag
A Remington 700PSS used by a TOU sniper.

Submachine Guns

Heckler & Koch MP5A3

Heckler & Koch MP5A3s are used by TOU officers.

Heckler & Koch MP5A3 with "tropical" (wide) forearm - 9x19mm
A TOU officer after a raid in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).
An officer with an MP5A3 at the left in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).

Heckler & Koch MP5A2

Heckler & Koch MP5A2s also are used by TOU officers.

Heckler & Koch MP5A2 with early "slimline" handguard - 9x19mm
An officer with an MP5A2 at the right in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).
A Heckler & Koch MP5A2 held by the third officer in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).


Two full-sized Uzis are seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

IMI Uzi - 9x19mm
Two IMI Uzis seized by police along with a cache of weapons and explosives.

IMI Micro Uzi

The Micro Uzi is used by two armed robbers during "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01) to shoot out the rear tires of an armored bank van.

IMI Micro Uzi with bent trigger guard - 9x19mm
A robber fires his Micro Uzi during the heist.
Armed robbers loading and preparing for the robbery. Note the bent trigger guard.


Double-Barreled Shotgun

A double-barreled shotgun is used by Talal towards the end of "The Enemy Within" (S1E01) during a standoff with police.

Stoeger Coach Gun - 12 gauge
Telal with a double-barreled break-action shotgun
Close up of the shotgun's triggers.

Benelli M2 Super 90

The Benelli M2 Super 90 is used by TOU officers during the raid in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).

Benelli M2 Super 90 with pistol grip stock, 7-shot tube and standard rifle sights - 12 gauge
A TOU officer with the Benelli in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).
TOU officers arrive at the AO in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).
Close-up of the Benelli M2 Super 90.

Remington 870

A Remington 870 is used by a TOU officer in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).

Remington 870 Police Magnum - 12 gauge
The officer aims the Remington 870 in "The Enemy Within" (S1E01).
The same scene moments later.

Machine Guns

Browning M2HB

A Browning M2HB is mounted atop a HMMWV during Detective Neil Travis's (Matthew Nable) flashbacks to his time as a military contractor in Iraq in season 3.

Browning M2HB on vehicle mount - .50 BMG
A BTS photo of producers and cast posing during filming of season 3, showing off multiple weapons, including the M2HB.


M18A1 Claymore

An M18A1 Claymore is used as part of a car bomb during the opening sequence of "The Lost Boy" (S2E01). Claymores are also seen in "Just Cargo" (S2E03) and in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

M18A1 Claymore anti-personnel mine
An M18A1 Claymore anti-personnel mine being sold during an arms deal.
Several Claymores are among the arms seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

Mk 2 Hand Grenade

Mk 2 Hand Grenades are seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

Mk 2 training grenade

M26 Hand Grenade

M26 Hand Grenades are also seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

M26 HE frag hand grenade
Several M26 Hand Grenades.


Plastic explosives with the Hollywood standard red flashing light detonator is used by armed robbers to blow open the doors to an armored van during "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01). C4 explosives are also seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

Explosives used to blow open an armored van.
A robber arms the explosives.



Several M72 LAWs are seized by police in "Ice in the Veins" (S2E04).

M72 LAW - 66mm
Three M72 LAW tubes along with a single 66mm LAW rocket.


Detective Neil Travis (Matthew Nable) in "The Hero's Standard" (S3E01) identifies shell casings at the crime scene as being "9mm Parabellum" and "7.62 AK rounds".

A"9mm Parabellum" Micro Uzi shell casing.
A 7.62x39mm shell casing, ejected from one of the Zastava M70s.

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