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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 poli (more…)

Premiered: March 11, 1989

Rating: TV-PG

User Rating:3.14 out of 5 (307 ratings)

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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 realit… Read more

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The One Dollar Shoe Season 27, Episode 30 Apr 18, 2015 $2.99

A well-known local nuisance gets caught bothering people once again. Officers get a kick out of a usual suspect with money in his shoe. Cops try to make sense of a man who's barely coherent and barely dressed.

Crash Landing Season 27, Episode 29 Apr 11, 2015 $2.99

Hiding in an attic doesn't work out so well for a man who comes crashing through a ceiling. Cops stop a man with a broken car and a broken heart. Neighbors call the police when non-stop cussin' interrupts their night.

Tell It To My Wife Season 27, Episode 28 Feb 28, 2015 $2.99

A man's wife can't help him stay out of jail no matter how much he calls for her. One thief tries to give back his stolen loot. When approached by officers, a woman goes from passed out to out of control.

Drunk in Love Season 27, Episode 27 Feb 21, 2015 $1.99

Hitching a ride home with the wrong guy almost lands one woman in the slammer. A known prostitute won't be going on a second date. When a domestic partner refuses to leave home, officers intervene.

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Drug Busts: Special Edition(Season 16, Episode 29) SPK

Two suspects argue over responsibility for the drugs in their car; missing taillights lead to a pot bust of a pregnant driver and two male companions.

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In Denial(Season 21, Episode 19) SPK

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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Coast to Coast(Season 18, Episode 20) SPK

Gwinnett County, Ga., cops engage in a high-speed chase with a driver who failed to signal for a lane change; Travis County, Texas, officers respond to a call about a suspicious person in a park.

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  • Premiered: March 11, 1989
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • User Rating:3.14 out of 5 (307 ratings)
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  • 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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