Ponch and Jon have to deal with a bunch of war game enthusiasts whose war games get out of hand.
Two college students equipped with a powerful laser cause havoc in the city, blinding witnesses while committing robberies. Meanwhile, Jon's childhood hero has lost his way, and Jon tries to get him back on track.
A repeat drunken driver and his slick lawyer frustrates Jon and Ponch.
After a fellow officer is killed, Ponch and Jon investigate a crooked stuntman who has been causing accidents as part of an insurance scam.
The supposed "Phantom" from the previous year returns and begins some jewelry thefts. With a stunt show in town, this raises some questions. Ponch is seriously injured while pursuing the thief, sending Jon on a mission to avenge the incident, and trying to convince a reluctant Getraer to unleash the Supercycle.moreless
Hijackers use a hi-tech device in order to steal bearer bonds from courier vehicles while in motion on the roadway.
The twin brother of a man killed while chased by Ponch and Jon a few years prior is out for revenge. Meanwhile the gang tries to adjust to T.C., a new motor officer... and a perfectionist.
Getraer injures his eye during a pursuit. While in the hospital, a hitman thinks that Getraer saw his attack on another patient and plans to eliminate Getraer as well.
A hard-nosed lieutenant alienates the entire crew at Central with his dictator style of leadership, although he's in charge of the highest rated department in the state.
A supposed quiet day of scuba-diving finds Ponch and Jon face-to-face with a ring of drug smugglers and sharks.
While Ponch and Jon try to mediate a feud between two groups of boys at the beach, they also try to determine who's behind a string of tape deck rip offs.
Jon and Ponch try to find a mysterious female doctor who pulls a disappearing act after treating accident victims.
To fund a music demo, robbers posing as tourists ride on tourist buses and rob the tourists while the bus is mobile. Meanwhile, Bonnie considers leaving the force to join a stunt show that is in town.
A mentally ill Vietnam veteran harasses Baricza's father, Pete, because of his crop dusting business. Due to Pete's injured back, Baricza begins spending his off duty time helping his father, but this results in fatigue that causes poor judgment while on patrol. He considers leaving the patrol to help his father, but when his friends intervene, Baricza has to reconsider his obligations.moreless
Andy Macedon is back on the streets again. But this time, he's trying to prove that he's turned over a new leaf. The CHPs again deal with Billy, only this time Billy's leading a new gang.
Bonnie, suffering from driver's fatigue, believes she was forced off the road by a truck after crashing on a desert road. Her radio buddy is the only key to revealing what really happened.
Jon and Ponch hit the socialite scene to investigate a scam designed to skim profits from auction sales of rare antique cars.
Steve is chased and harassed by criminals after recovering their stolen car, containing money and a recorded bribe. Jon falls for a country and western singer.
Jon and Ponch try to apprehend a jewel thief who has hit several condos in Marina Del Ray. Ponch tries to befriend a recovering girl who was injured by the thief during his escape.
As the CHPs prepare for a flight show, Baricza runs into his former girlfriend, Terri. Although married, she makes a play for Baricza to distract him from what she, her husband and father are planning: robbing the flight show bureau. Meanwhile, Jon teaches Ponch how to pilot a plane.
While Jon and Ponch pursue a vengeful mechanic, they also help an attractive Fish & Game officer capture an escaped tiger.
While a father and daughter clash over their alarm business, a former mentor of Bonnie's turns out to be a part of a gang that is wanted for grand theft auto when they hunt down valuable cars for big money.
With the annual CHP charity fundraiser fast approaching again, Ponch crams for ideas and celebrities. Meanwhile, he and Jon try to track down a criminal duo using a motorbike and sidecar in robberies.
An unearthed boulder, resulting from a landslide, causes some problems for Jon and Ponch as the fundraiser gets underway.
An instructor of an EMT course singles out pupils Jon and Ponch after receiving a citation from them previously. Meanwhile, two little boys don't recognize the dangers of an unstable cave they've built into an embankment.
Pat, a friend of Getraer's son, stays with the Getraers after being injured in a car accident, which was caused by a gang of criminals who are plotting a complex robbery.
A psychiatrist joining the Accident Investigation Team fears that she may have been responsible for a serious high-speed accident that the CHPs are currently trying to recreate in an investigation.
Jon, Ponch and the gang try to stop a group of thieves that are stealing heavy equipment from an independent construction company owner. The patrol is also participating in a drag race competition, which is disrupted by a series of spare parts thefts.
Escaping car thieves injure Grossman. Jon receives a formal complaint when he mistakes a man with a hearing and speech defect for a drunken driver.
While tracking a couple of car strippers, Jon and Ponch clash with the DEA, who's watching the same area for drug smugglers using air cargo drops.
Jon and Steve try to track down a man who is terrorising female drivers, and aren't helped by the fact that their main witness is a compulsive liar, as well as Jon's girlfriend.
Jon and Ponch investigate feuding drug syndicates in the mountains. A boy who witnessed an accident caused by the two groups, perceived as an outcast, adds a challenge to the investigation.
Getraer is injured when pursuing gasoline thieves. While the CHPs try to track and apprehend the thieves, Ponch bumps head with the acting shift sergeant, who gives Ponch grief about his ability to coach roller hockey.
A Hungarian motorcycle stunt rider on tour in the United States goes to great lengths to reunite with a former girlfriend; Ponch and Jon organize a stakeout to catch thieves who have ripped off the motorcycle show ticket office.
An Indian teaches his grandson how to survive in the woods, causing a disagreement between him and his engineer son. Meanwhile, Jon and Ponch chase poachers who sell the meat of the wild animals to restaurants. They enlist the help of the Indians to try and capture the poachers.
A band of teenage misfits, ex-members of Ponch's Explorer troop, returns to help him catch a group of junior-high extortionists.
Ponch teams up with Bruce to find the person behind a car theft.
While Ponch is scrambling to find celebrities for an upcoming charity event, he and Jon mentor a teenaged boy to keep him out of trouble. Two men, one of whom was injured in an accident, decide to get even with tailgaters on the freeway. Jon's life is interrupted by a teen rock singer and his woes with his manager. And, a group of thieves use roller skates to pull off capers on the beach.
An elderly woman's life is in danger after seeing a computer thief hidden in a truck. Meanwhile the same thieves create a network nightmare by jamming CHP's computer center.
While preparing for a speed mobile competition, the duo pursue a family in a camper van that's causing accidents to claim the insurance money.
Ponch and Jon pull together a plan to both apprehend the group of thieves, and to bring the rock idol and his manager back together. An endless procession of celebrities make cameos as the CHP charity event gets underway.
While the CHPs pursue furniture thieves, Ponch and Jon prepare a go-cart team for competition, while also trying to help one of its members who's misusing his go-cart as a cry for help.
Ponch and Jon try to clean up Ponch's old neighborhood. But along the way, they have problems, as Andy Macedon, leader of a gang of kids and Ponch's old enemy from his childhood, tries to ruin their chances.
Assigned to the L.A. Sheriff's K-9 seminar, Ponch and Jon learn to appreciate the value of the 4-legged officers while they track bombs, drugs and thieves.
While helping with an officers' strike in another town, Ponch and Jon become involved in the case of a young girl whose parents are nowhere to be found. Candi, a racing driver, takes her to the racetrack - with dramatic consequences.
A boy in desperate need of a liver transplant sneaks off and uses a network of friends he met through his CB radio to travel to Edwards Air Force Base to see the landing of a Space Shuttle mission; A criminal operation is stealing valuable dogs from their owners.
Female motor officers Mitchell and Woods, previously trained by Ponch and Jon, are transferred to the detective division and quickly find themselves on the trail of a murder suspect.