Malloy tries to help a 60-year-old career criminal he had arrested during his first year on the force, who was recently released and begs to be re-arrested so he can spend his retirement years in the comfort of the federal penitentiary. A homeowner who claims his valuable stamp collection was stolen during a burglary draws suspicion.moreless
Sgt. MacDonald offers a reward for the return of his favorite boots. Malloy, Reed, and Sgt. MacDonald take to horseback as part of the search for suspects responsible for a break-in at a large ranch. Officer Wells starts a collection for a couple who claims their baby needs brain surgery. The station is attacked by a sniper.moreless
Malloy wins $10,000 in a contest to name a new woman's shampoo, and Reed is full of ideas on how he should use the money. A woman tries to start a conversation with her neighbor by turning up the volume on her Victrola. A sniper opens fire from the top of a parking garage. A divorced man's few remaining possessions are stolen from his foreclosed home. A wino is murdered in an alley.moreless
Malloy and Reed drive up on a convenience store robbery in progress, which results in the suspects taking hostages. A new computer system is put into use in stopping a pair of serial burglars who escape on motorcycles. A routine traffic stop thwarts a potentially heinous crime.moreless
Two con men, posing as bank examiners, are bilking the elderly out of their life savings.