Private Eye Oscar Poole (Charles Durning) is getting set for retirement when his partner gets killed. He is ready to start taking things easy and hanging out with pal at a local pub. That is until Tracy Doyle (Stephanie Faracy) shows up. She's the sexy daughter of his deceased partner. Tracy convinces Oscar that foul play was involved in her father's death. They solve the crime and by the time they do Tracy decides she loves detective work. The two form a new partnership but ABC terminated it after just a few weeks.