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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Season 20, Episode 33 What Were They Thinking? #2

First Aired: June 14, 2008

Officers in Palm Beach County, Fla., encounter an armed-robbery suspect "sleeping" in the woods. Meanwhile, Las Vegas cops respond to a home invasion and discover that the suspect and victim might not be strangers. And in Rialto, Cal., officers discover that a drug suspect is on parole for involuntary manslaughter.

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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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