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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Jumping the Gun Season 30, Episode 7 Aug 5, 2017 Paid

Surrounded by officers, a driver's sneaky passenger makes a bold move. Tempers flare between roommates after a woman feeds eggs to her dog. A deputy acts swiftly when he spots a dangerous object in the backseat of a vehicle.

Pants on Fire Season 30, Episode 6 Jul 29, 2017 $1.99

With officers hot on his trail, a wanted suspect's world comes crashing down. A tearful woman calls deputies to help apprehend her hostile husband. During a traffic stop, one passenger tries to outrun the police and his past.

Do Not Pass Go Season 30, Episode 5 Jul 22, 2017 $1.99

A chatty motorist becomes agitated when officers start asking questions. Police are shocked when a fleeing driver calls his wife in the middle of a pursuit. Deputies catch a man lying and give him a test to prove his innocence.

On the Fence Season 30, Episode 4 Jul 15, 2017 Paid

A precarious foot pursuit ends with the suspect in an embarrassing position. A motorist calls the cops when a pedestrian loses his cool. A relationship is jeopardized when a man resorts to old habits.

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Highwaymen
When murder is no accident, revenge is no crime. A deadly battle of wits and wills between a vigilante and a killer is about to move into overdrive--a (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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Sat Sep 23 5:00pm
Brotherly Love(Season 28, Episode 4) SPK

A suspect in a stolen vehicle leads deputies on a wild pursuit; a man threatens his brother with a knife, causing their mother to call the police.

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Sat Sep 23 5:30pm
Clueless(Season 29, Episode 14) SPK

A young girl tries to escape jail; a mother makes a mistake, forcing her father to intervene; and a traffic stop leads a deputy to think an elderly couple is up to criminal activity.

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Sat Sep 23 6:00pm
No Helmet, No Ride(Season 28, Episode 32) SPK

Lack of safety equipment calls attention to a lawbreaker; a man is spotted waving a gun around, forcing officers to search homes in the surrounding area; and suspects detained after a car crash have difficulty explaining how they know each other.

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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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One Life to Live is getting crazy, folks.

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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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