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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
After a fellow officer is killed, Ponch and Jon investigate a crooked stuntman who has been causing accidents as part of an insurance scam.
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.
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.
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 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.