Cops

Real-life officers are followed by a camera crew, cinéma-vérité style, in a gritty up-close look at police work and the consequences of crime. The result: one of Fox's longest-running series (it premiered in March 1989). It also spawned a number of police-reality imitators. Initially filmed only in Broward County, Fla., the series went on to show off (more…)

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Reality Check: In the Wake of a Cops Death, a Producer Reflects

The death of Cops crew member Bryce Dion, who was accidentally shot by a police officer during a robbery in Omaha, Neb., stunned the tight-knit reality TV community. Wicked Tuna and Dirty Jobs producer Craig Piligian, who is unaffiliated with Cops, s… Read more

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Mommy's Tears Season 29, Episode 32 Apr 15, 2017 Subscription

A wanted man complains to deputies about chest pain after he injures a fellow driver. An angry woman calls the cops over a spicy bag of chips. A violent man finally learns where his girlfriend draws the line.

The Naked Truth Season 29, Episode 29 Paid

An evasive driver tells the police that he's the victim of a very bad girl. A pregnant lady makes some questionable choices. A robbery suspect finds some comfort in coming clean.

The Truth Is Key Season 29, Episode 27 Jan 28, 2017 Paid

A desperate suspect flees from the cops after shots are fired. A father and daughter are caught off guard when they run into a man wielding a screwdriver. The police catch a bunch of pretty women making poor choices.

A Man Without a Plan Season 29, Episode 26 Paid

A young man receives a wakeup call when officers catch him breaking the law. A traffic stop turns up a nervous trio with a lot to hide. Officers play peacemakers after a board game sparks a family feud.

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Cops Season 29
One of the longest running reality shows of all-time, COPS follows the hardworking men and women of law enforcement from across the country, capturing (more…)
Domestic Disputes Trailer
01:21 — Law Enforcement deals with a variety of domestic disturbances on Cops!
Evading Arrest Trailer
01:28 — Police in Savannah find a recently released convict in possession of marijuana officers in Sacramento County, Cal., assist in the pursuit of a domesti (more…)
Liar Liar Number 5 Trailer
01:18 — Law Enforcement deals with the myriad lies and prevarications of perps on the street.

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Tue Apr 25 4:00pm
In Denial(Season 21, Episode 19) WGNA

Officers in Sacramento apprehend a suspect driving a stolen vehicle---but he claims he didn't know it was stolen. Also: Minneapolis police respond to a suspicious-person call and find someone lurking in an alley; and deputies in Rancho Cucamonga, Cal., arr (more…)

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Tue Apr 25 4:30pm
Coast to Coast(Season 21, Episode 35) WGNA

A taillight violation leads to a drug-possession arrest in San Diego. Also: Las Vegas police break up a bloody brawl.

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Tue Apr 25 5:00pm
Coast to Coast(Season 18, Episode 21) WGNA

A Santa Ana, Cal., officer fresh from firearms instruction encounters a young man with a cocked gun concealed in his pocket. Elsewhere, a Las Vegas cop intervenes in a lovers' quarrel.

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Cops Crew Member Dies After Being Shot During Filming

Cops crew member Bryce Dion has died after being shot during the filming of a robbery standoff at a…

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Exclusive: Spike TV Orders Jail: Las Vegas to Series

Spike TV is reviving the reality series Jail, but this time focusing on the lockups in Las Vegas. Th…

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Cops Executive Producers on Their Big Move to Spike TV

The bad boys, bad boys are back — but on a new network. Cops launches its 26th season this Saturday…

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Exclusive: After 25 Years, Cops Moves to a New Network

Calling all units: Cops is staking out a new home. After a landmark 25 seasons on Fox, the bad boys,…

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Exclusive: Lifetime Cancels America's Most Wanted

Lifetime has decided not to pick up another season of America's Most Wanted, TV Guide Magazine has l…

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  • Premiered: March 11, 1989
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Real-life officers are followed by a camera crew, cinéma-vérité style, in a gritty up-close look at police work and the consequences of crime. The result: one of Fox's longest-running series (it premiered in March 1989). It also spawned a number of police-… (more)

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