The Rookies (1972)

ABC (ended 1976)




Episode Guide

    • Blue Christmas
      Blue Christmas
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      It's Christmas Eve and after settling a number of routine disturbances around town, the rookies enjoy a Christmas dinner at the home of Jill and Mike Danko. Jill and Mike are also entertaining their niece who is upset over her parents' separation.
    • Nightmare
      Season 3 - Episode 24
      Kate Jackson takes center stage in this thriller-styled episode. After being involved in a car accident on a stormy night an injured Jill becomes the prisoner of a disturbed man, who claims to be a doctor.
    • Cliffy
      Season 3 - Episode 23
      A mentally retarded man, who longs to be a policeman, witnesses a murder in a gas station. But he has difficulty informing the police of what he saw.
    • The Code Five Affair
      The Code Five Affair
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      The rookies stake out an abandoned factory where a heroin deal is about to take place, and are able to seize the drugs and arrest all but one man. This man must get the heroin back from the police.
    • Lots of Trees and a Running Stream
      Lots of Trees and a Running Stream
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      Jill is confronted by her past when a former lover of hers appears at her home. Mike is currently out of town. The unanticipated visitor gives the impression that he is fatally ill, thereby luring Jill into becoming involved with him, despite her uncertainty. Only after a period of time does Jill realize the great lengths this former lover will go to try to get her back and claim her as his own.moreless
    • S.W.A.T. (1)
      S.W.A.T. (1)
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      Harrelson is the head of the Special Weapons and Tactics team, a unit trained to handle unusually volatile situations. His hard-nosed attitude about police work irks rookie Terry Webster. (This Rookies episode served as the pilot for the S.W.A.T. series).
    • One-Way Street to Nowhere
      One-Way Street to Nowhere
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      Mike is critically injured when he tries to capture the leader of a militant group and Terry is taken hostage.
    • Deliver Me From Innocence
      Deliver Me From Innocence
      Season 4 - Episode 22
      A frightened sixteen-year-old boy is forced to take the blame for the crimes of a junkie he has become mixed up with. The two had committed a burglary and escaped after killing a cop. The boy is Terry's current girlfriend's brother.
    • S.W.A.T. (2)
      S.W.A.T. (2)
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      Conclusion. Harrelson is the head of the Special Weapons and Tactics team, a unit trained to handle unusually volatile situations. His hard-nosed attitude about police work irks rookie Terry Webster.
    • The Hunting Ground
      The Hunting Ground
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      Mike's eager new partner proves to be a little too eager when he is found spending his off hours hunting for pushers because his younger brother died of an overdose.
    • Margin for Error
      Margin for Error
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      While performing their routine patrol, Gillis and Danko unexpectedly stumble upon a robbery that is taking place. They radio for additional support and a veteran police team arrive at the crime scene. One of the veteran policeman is killed in the midst of the robbery, and his partner places fault on Danko. The veteran policeman makes the suggestion that Danko be appointed to ride with him, a suggestion that turns out to have almost catastrophic results.moreless
    • Crossfire
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      In their off duty time, the rookies become involved in a camp for deviant, delinquent children and adolescents. Because of their involvement, the community's view regarding them, and the police force as a whole, is at risk.
    • Cauldron
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      Willie and Terry are kidnapped by a disturbed criminal who is dying. The criminal leaves the two rookies in the desert, abandoned, with no food source and little hope of being rescued. Willie, in this situation, struggles to saves Terry's life.
    • A Farewell Tree from Marly
      A Farewell Tree from Marly
      Season 1 - Episode 23
      The rookies are presented with a "difficult" court case. While the case is essentially an open and shut, obvious manslaughter conviction, trouble arises: the most important element in the conviction, the only witness, is discovered to suffer from mental retardation.
    • Trial of Doubt
      Trial of Doubt
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      Willie Gillis is assigned to ride with an older officer and, while on patrol, the man is killed. When the murderer is captured, the other policemen are inclined to take the law into their own hands. Falsely accused of incompetence, Willie is forced to search his soul to arrive at justice.moreless
    • Journey to Oblivion
      Journey to Oblivion
      Season 4 - Episode 23
      A gambler kills his creditor and is witnessed by Jill Danko whom he and his accomplice must now do away with. Another episode dedicated to nurse Jill Danko. In this episode Jill bears a big resemblance to her later character Sabrina Duncan.
    • Reading Writing and Angel Dust
      Reading Writing and Angel Dust
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      After the tragic death of a bright high school student, the rookies put in a team effort to get the pushers off the school campus. They get some help from a pusher who is pretending to scorch for the source.
    • Code 261
      Code 261
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      A young nurse suffers a terrifying ordeal when she is raped in the underground garage of Memorial Hospital. The rookies attempt to help the woman by offering support. They offer encouragement and assistance as the woman proceeds through the legal formalities which often are unsympathetic to the rape victim, and sometimes humiliate her.moreless
    • Snow Job
      Snow Job
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      A junkie addicted to dope sets his eye on swiping 82 million dollars worth of cocaine which has been confiscated. He will soon find that his plan is confronted with complications: the police have tagged the drugs for disposal in the ocean.
    • A Bloody Shade of Blue
      A Bloody Shade of Blue
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      The police squadron has a new terror on their hands: two snipers who are shooting indiscriminately at anyone who is dressed in a uniform. Terry Webster, who unfortunately loses his eyesight, is their most recent target.
    • A Very Special Piece of Ground
      A Very Special Piece of Ground
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      Easy Wyatt is a cop with many years behind him on the force. His ranch has recently been the target of destruction in a new plan to build a freeway. Wyatt is becoming mentally unstable, and his instability is slowly spiraling deeper and deeper. Once the best officer in the squad, Wyatt's shaky state is evident when he attempts to prevent the bulldozers from digging by holding them at gunpoint.moreless
    • A Matter of Justice
      A Matter of Justice
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      Jill Danko is seriously wounded by a seemingly demented gunman while dining with her husband Mike. Later, they find out that the gunman is unable to be prosecuted in court, because he is suffering from a brain tumor which appears to be the cause of his action. The rookies take it upon themselves to prove the man is dangerous and can place society in jeopardy.moreless
    • The Late Mr. Brent
      The Late Mr. Brent
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      Mike and Jill Danko's marriage is strained by Mike's protective interest in the widow of a man Mike was forced to kill in the line of duty.
    • Deadly Cage
      Deadly Cage
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Webster is asked to play the role of a prisoner at the State Prison. He disguises himself as an inmate, in an effort to aid the issue of prison reform. However, when the other prisoners discover that Webster is merely pretending to be a fellow inmate, pandemonium results.
    • The Shield
      The Shield
      Season 3 - Episode 19
      The rookies are involved in a case of mistaken identity when they charge the wrong man with the murder of a policeman.
    • Dead Heat
      Dead Heat
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      Chris and Terry have their patrol car stolen by teenage vandals while investigating a major robbery in a department store and three heavily armed killers trap them there.
    • To Taste of Terror
      To Taste of Terror
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      After Officer Danko apprehends a suspect fleeing from the scene of a crime and testifies against him, his brother, who eluded capture fleeing from the same crime, begins to terrorize Jill in order to force Danko to change his testimony.
    • Dead, Like a Lost Dream
      Dead, Like a Lost Dream
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      The Internal Affairs department is getting reports of police shakedowns. Among the accused is Officer Webster and some of his classmates from the Police Academy's recent graduating class. After the investigation begins, Lieutenant Ryker receives an anonymous phone call claiming detailed proof of the corruption in his squad. When he arrives to meet the accuser, he is shot.moreless
    • Time Lock
      Time Lock
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      A brilliant young felon holds Terry and three women, one of whom is pregnant, hostage in a bank vault in order to free his partner from jail.
    • Dirge for Sunday
      Dirge for Sunday
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      The Rookies are assigned the task of protecting a valuable witness. When a professional killer disguised as a professor is denied visitation by Danko, he convinces Danko and Lt. Ryker to allow Danko to drive him to a private airport, where he kidnaps Danko forcing him to wear explosives in the hopes of trading the officer's life for that of the witness.moreless
    • The Good Die Young
      The Good Die Young
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      When three single women are murdered, Webster and Gillis go undercover with two female officers at a singles apartment complex. The female officers serve as bait and Webster and Gillis as their protectors. When one of the officers is the next murder victim, the team must decide whether to end the operation or continue and risk another officer's life.moreless
    • The Commitment
      The Commitment
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      After umpiring a kids' baseball game, Officer Gillis and Mrs. Gibson, the concessionaire, are robbed by two masked men. When Willie tries to intervene, he is shot by a bullet which lodges near his spinal cord and leaves him paralyzed from the waist down. While Officers Webster and Danko pursue the investigation, Willie must decide whether or not to enter into a dangerous surgical procedure to remove the bullet. In addition, his fiancée Nancy struggles with her commitment not only to a man who may be paralyzed, but also to the sacrifices required of a police officer's wife.moreless
    • Eyewitness
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      A young man with a Jekyll - Hyde personality becomes a puzzle for Terry and Willie when he gives them a description of a suspected cop-killer. But for Mike and Ryker he poses a different problem: extreme danger.
    • Frozen Smoke
      Frozen Smoke
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      Juvenile detail is typically known to be a relatively easy tour. However, this is not the case for Willie. While on juvenile detail, Willie discovers that he is not as emotionally strong as he once thought. He is presented with pain and death, in amounts that are greater than he can manage.moreless
    • Blue Movie, Blue Death
      Blue Movie, Blue Death
      Season 4 - Episode 21
      The rookies are given undercover assignments in order to smash a syndicate-owned porno film company responsible for the deaths of some of its actors.
    • Point of Impact
      Point of Impact
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      An old friend of Terry Webster's unleashes an attack on a patrol car officer. Webster investigates further to try and discover the logic behind the seemingly nonsensical incident.
    • Cry Wolf
      Cry Wolf
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      A lonely lady who resides by the beach places a call into the police station for aid. Willie and Terry ignore this routine call, only to find out that the call was legitimate and the woman has been robbed and beaten. The rookies are then thrown into a peculiar series of robberies.moreless
    • The Informant
      The Informant
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      While doing routine automobile spot checks, Webster and Gillis uncover a petty thief involved in a larger fur robbery ring. The man agrees to provide information to help convict the two men who orchestrated the scheme. However, due to a technicality, the trial is dismissed and the men set their eyes on revenge.moreless
    • Time is the Fire
      Time is the Fire
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      A man disguised as a police officer kidnaps Andrea Sloan, the daughter of a wealthy family, and demands $200,000 in ransom. As the case unfolds, Danko, Webster and Gillis become concerned for an out of sorts Lt. Ryker, who exhibits an unusually short temper and repeated loss of balance. While hospitalized for tests, the Lieutenant confides in Jill that he likely has a very special connection to the kidnapped girl.moreless
    • The Teacher
      The Teacher
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      The rookies must contend with 'The Teacher' an ex-convict who masterminds several well executed robberies using the young boys who are in the city looking for excitement.
    • The Authentic Death of Billy Stomper
      A college girl from Jamaica witnesses the murder of a notorious drug pusher and Terry Webster is assigned to get her testimony in the days that follow, they fall in love, but the girl is tracked down by the murderer and killed. Terry uses himself as a decoy to trap the killers.moreless
    • Something Less Than a Man
      Something Less Than a Man
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      An old friend of Ryker's, once a good policeman and now a pathetic drunk, is framed for the murder of a gangster who has terrorized the neighborhood. To gain favor from his daughter and neighbors, he pleads guilty, but Lt. Ryker, with the help of the rookies, finds a better way to give the man back his dignity.moreless
    • Get Ryker
      Get Ryker
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      Jill, Danko's wife, is assigned to protect Lieutenant Ryker after he is wounded by a former prisoner who desires to take revenge. However, Ryker decides to take charge of the situation when Jill's life is at stake.
    • Concrete Valley, Neon Sky
      Concrete Valley, Neon Sky
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      In the introductory episode of the series, the presence of several street gangs contributes to a tension-filled atmosphere. The Rookies are assigned the challenge of maintaining order amongst the rivaling street gangs, with Willie Gillis offering to take on the role of mediator between the gangs.
    • Rolling Thunder
      Rolling Thunder
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      The Ludlow precinct institutes a Police Cadet Program. One of the boys involved becomes overzealous and is kidnapped, along with Terry, by his sister's boyfriend who is a fugitive.
    • The Voice of Thunder
      The Voice of Thunder
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      After a series of Sunday bombings of porno bookshops and massage parlors sweep the city, Chris and Terry recognize the same girl, at the scene of each incident. The dangerously schizophrenic top fashion model believes she is being instructed by a supreme being.
    • Blood Brother
      Blood Brother
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      Like many Vietnam veterans returning home after the war, Jimmy Webster is angry at society for treating him as if he was an outsider, and not openly accepting him. He is unable to find employment and is left with an important decision to make: either he can fall back on his cousin, Terry Webster, and turn to him for support, or he can join a robbery operation and make a large amount of money.moreless
    • Another Beginning for Ben Fuller
      Another Beginning for Ben Fuller
      Season 2 - Episode 13
    • A Deadly Velocity
      A Deadly Velocity
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      The rookies are given the task of protecting a controversial Army General who has recently returned to the country after serving in Vietnam. The rookies must deal with mob control, as well as actively track down a sniper who hits the General. The rookies most valuable clue is an old army rifle, used in the General's shooting, whose owner the rookies must uncover.moreless
    • Sound of Silence
      Sound of Silence
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      One of Willie's young female friends is desperately afraid when she discovers that she is afflicted with diabetes. After she makes the realization, the young woman flees to a drug rehabilitation center. She desires to be around the other young people whom she trusts. However, she neglects to bring her insulin.moreless
    • Covenant with Death
      Covenant with Death
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      When Webster and Gillis have to serve Brother Toby Jones, a former drug addict turned evangelist, with his fourth disturbing the peace complaint, Brother Toby solicits Webster's help in obtaining a grant that will keep his congregation from being evicted. Despite Lt. Ryker's warnings, he agrees to help. Shortly thereafter, Gillis spots Toby at the site of heroin raid. After he is brought in for questioning and booked, Webster and Gillis post bail for him, only to see Toby immediately shot and seriously wounded outside his church.moreless
    • The Bear That Didn't Get Up
      The Bear That Didn't Get Up
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      During a robbery, Webster and Gillis pursue fleeing suspects. Believing he is being fired on, Gillis returns fire, gravely wounding unarmed an teenager, who later dies on the operating table. While on mandatory leave, Gillis begins receiving anonymous calls telling him that he did not kill the young man, which leads the team to investigate.moreless
    • Invitation to a Rumble
      Invitation to a Rumble
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      Terry is run down by a car driven by the leader of a street gang in his old neighborhood. When one of the members of the gang is overheard calling for an ambulance, he is forced to kill Terry or he will be killed by the gang for betrayal.
    • The Rookies
      The Rookies
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      Terry, Willie, and Mike go through rigorous training before being given their first assignments, which turn out to be not what they expected.
    • Prayers Unanswered, Prayers Unheard
      Lieutenant Ryker is selected to be personally in charge of an important investigation. A priest is murdered and a nun is badly beaten in a destitute neighborhood, and the community worries that religious restlessness with arise. As the investigation progresses, the rookies uncover a completely different motive.
    • Death Watch
      Death Watch
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      Two ex-convicts are loose in the city carrying contagious meningitis. After Willie is exposed to it when he gives the ex-convict mouth - to – mouth resuscitation, the other rookies are given the task of finding the men and stopping a possible epidemic.
    • Vendetta
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      A policeman who was injured in a market holdup returns to the force after a ten year recovery, in pursuit of the man he thinks is responsible for shooting him.
    • The Institutional Man
      The Institutional Man
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      An ex-convict, out on parole, desperately wants to go straight, but is sought after by his ex-cellmates to use his safe-cracking abilities in a robbery.
    • A Time to Mourn
      A Time to Mourn
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      Chris' sister makes a surprise visit on her brother. He is suspended after conducting an unauthorized bust of the man who molested her.
    • Measure of Mercy
      Measure of Mercy
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      The rookies must investigate a robbery at Memorial Hospital. The blood bank was robbed and its contents sold to the black market, leaving an infant at the hospital on the critical list.
    • Legacy of Death
      Legacy of Death
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      Chris is partnered with a patrolman who gets involved in suicidal situations so that he might be killed in the line of duty and his family would be secure with financial compensation.
    • Reign of Terror
      Reign of Terror
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      Young crooks Pat Stevens and Glen Barton rob ticket agent Brewster and shoot rookie Chris. The scene is witnessed by mailman Charlie Brooks, who is adamant about not getting involved. Eventually his wife, Nadine, and daughter, Stacy, encourage him to cooperate with the rookies, and finally, the criminals are apprehended.
    • Death Lady
      Death Lady
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      A female officer is blamed for her partner's death during a jewelry store robbery. With her new partner, Mike, she sets out to solve the crime and prove her worth to the police department.
    • Reluctant Hero
      Reluctant Hero
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      A rookie accidentally overpowers a professional assassin and is named "hero". The assassin vows to kill the rookie and escapes with Jill as a hostage, offering to exchange her for the rookie.
    • The Mugging
      The Mugging
      Season 4 - Episode 20
      After a woman is fatally assaulted by three junkies, her son, a doctor in the same hospital where Jill works, announces his intention to get revenge against the three, who were released from jail on a technicality.
    • From Out of the Darkness
      From Out of the Darkness
      Season 4 - Episode 19
      Terry vows to find the murderer of Dan Kennedy, a retired cop turned security guard. Dan was the father of a blind girl, Terry's former girlfriend.
    • Sudden Death
      Sudden Death
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      Mike, a former helicopter pilot in Vietnam, becomes the prey of a deranged ex-POW who blames the policeman for his capture by the Vietcong.
    • Eye for an Eye
      Eye for an Eye
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      A man who was forced to spend eighteen years in prison for a crime he did not commit is determined to get the men who framed him.
    • Shadow of a Man
      Shadow of a Man
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      Forest, a tough career cop, takes $10,000 from the scene of a robbery after his partner is killed by the robbers. Lt. Ryker puts an undercover investigator on the case to retrieve the money.
    • Rabbits on the Runway
      Rabbits on the Runway
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      The rookies are on the hunt for a runaway girl. Their strongest clue to solving the case is a tattooed foot. However, the rookies are missing a vital piece of information: the man that claims to be the girl's father is actually the one who is out to murder her, and is the cause for her self-imposed disappearance.moreless
    • Tarnished Idol
      Tarnished Idol
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      A teenaged friend of Willie's is shot at while parking Willie's patrol car. The car becomes engulfed in flames. Willie shoots at the killers car as they flee. It is later revealed that Willie's friend died from a gunshot, not the fire. Willie is accused of shooting his friend in a mercy killing, jeopardizing his job and his friendship with the boy's family.moreless
    • Three Hours to Kill
      Three Hours to Kill
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      A daring plan is crafted by a convict's wife to release a prisoner from incarceration: an innocent and helpless police officer, who is undergoing surgery, is taken hostage. The rest of the medical staff in the operating room is also put at risk, including Jill Danko, Mike Danko's wife.
    • Ladies Kill, Too
      Ladies Kill, Too
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      Jill is working in a womens prison, fighting an outbreak of diphtheria. In order to protest for better food and working conditions, inmates take Jill Danko and Dr. Malcolm hostage.
    • Someone Who Cares
      Someone Who Cares
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      An unidentified nine-year-old girl is accidentally hit by a car after two hedonistic "swinging single" men spike her lunch with narcotics. Before she dies, she begs Terry for help. Terry, reluctant to let her die a Jane Doe, investigates.
    • The Assassin
      The Assassin
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      A photographer friend of Chris' accidentally catches a hired assassin in one of her shots. The rookies must protect the girl and at the same time figure out who this man is trying to assassinate.
    • A Test of Courage
      A Test of Courage
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      The Rookies must find those responsible for holding up gun shops throughout the city.
    • The Old Neighborhood
      The Old Neighborhood
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      Lt. Ryker steps from behind his desk to investigate a protection racket in the neighborhood where he grew up.
    • Prelude to Vengeance
      Prelude to Vengeance
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      The rookies befriend the girlfriend of a robber after Terry delivers her baby and in return becomes the criminal's target. Unless the rookies can catch this man, the girl will be charged with the robbery.
    • Johnny Lost His Gun
      Johnny Lost His Gun
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      Mike is alarmed to find out from his wife and fellow rookies that an old Air Force friend of his is a heroin pusher.
    • Judgment
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      The son and daughter of a man who recently died in prison are determined to kill the judge who sentenced him. The rookies must guard the judge and find the criminals. Terry becomes their next target when he prevents their plans for the judge.
    • Walk a Tightrope
      Walk a Tightrope
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      Two law students, seeking revenge for the death of a girl, frame Terry Webster, whom they hold responsible for the murder of a store guard.
    • Death at 6 A.M.
      Death at 6 A.M.
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      Four young people out for excitement in a stolen pickup become fugitives from the law when their fun turns into murder and robbery. Rookie Chris Owens is on the case after his partner is killed, but Chris wonders whether the dangers of police life are worth it.
    • Take Over
      Take Over
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      After a syndicate boss is arrested, the rest of the gang plot to take over and continue their work. They are intent on killing Lt. Ryker. The rookies must put the rest of this gang behind bars.
    • The Saturday Night Special
      The Saturday Night Special
      Season 3 - Episode 15
      The dangers of owning a gun are explored when the rookies have to avenge the accidental shooting of a man who bought a gun to protect his family.
    • An Ugly Way to Die
      An Ugly Way to Die
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      Terry Webster breaks in his new partner, junior rookie Chris Owens, searching for an arsonist. Someone is responsible for the murder of several firemen, all young, dark-haired and mustached.
    • The Wheel of Death
      The Wheel of Death
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      An extremely ill young boy is desperately waiting for a suitable bone marrow donor; without a bone marrow transplant, he will die shortly. However, the biggest obstacle is that the boy's father, who has compatible marrow and is the only possible donor, is currently on the run. He is trying to evade the police as well as the syndicate.moreless
    • Life Robbery
      Life Robbery
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      The rookies try to disengage a robbery network by leaving the undesirable city slums and working in the suburbs. They discover that the main suspect is a dear, old friend of Lieutenant Ryker's. The man is also a special security guard of the community.
    • Lamb to the Slaughter
      Lamb to the Slaughter
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      When burglar Brad Gifford is arrested, his cop-hating, now orphaned son, Jody, is taken to Lambert Hall where he is befriended by Ryker, a former orphan himself. Jody is just beginning to trust and like Ryker when his father, aided by Augie Baker and P.G. Larkan, escapes custody and comes for him. Ryker is taken hostage. The group is traced down by Mike and Terry. In the resulting shootout, Augie is killed, P.G. arrested, and Brad Gifford is mortally wounded. Jody is taken back to the home where he is given foster parents, and a new life.moreless
    • Easy Money
      Easy Money
      Season 1 - Episode 24
      The rookies may be confronted with a problem worse than the nurse who holds a grudge against all police officers: they discover that her younger brother is associating with thugs who are the organizers of a current neighborhood protection scandal.
    • A Deadly Image
      A Deadly Image
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      A look into Lt. Ryker's more sensitive side has him befriending a young, mixed-up girl who reminds him of the daughter he was forced to give up for adoption. The girl's boyfriend persuades her to use her friendship with Ryker for his criminal gain.
    • Down Home Boy
      Down Home Boy
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      A telethon featuring an extremely famous country western singer requests of the police department extra protection. The rookies are assigned to the event. Their placement on this assignment results in their protecting the singer from a couple of bitter and unforgiving country folk from Tennessee. The hillbillies hold the singer responsible for the death of their sister, who died while she was giving birth.moreless
    • Angel
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      The rookies must find ample evidence to arrest Tommy, who introduces young girls into unsavory careers for monetary gain.
    • Solomon's Dilemma
      Solomon's Dilemma
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      A woman's son is kidnapped in a supermarket parking lot but when questioned by the rookies she denies the entire incident. Her and her husband are afraid because they adopted the boy illegally and the kidnappers are the natural parents.
    • Key Witness
      Key Witness
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      The murder of a construction company owner is witnessed by a woman and her married boyfriend, a doctor. Because of the possibility of a scandal, the doctor will not allow the girl to give information to the rookies. They do not know that the killers are now after the witnesses.