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 officers...read more

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Sun Apr 23 9:00am
Coast to Coast(Season 20, Episode 4) WGN

A Lee County, Fla., deputy stops a man driving a golf cart; a Rialto, Cal., officer assists convenience-store employees who have been assaulted.

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Sun Apr 23 9:30am
Coast to Coast(Season 20, Episode 7) WGN

A Brevard County, Fla., officer pursues a drug suspect who attempts to flee on foot during a traffic stop; a Riverside County, Cal., deputy responds to a domestic-disturbance call.

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Sun Apr 23 10:00am
Seattle/Tacoma(Season 13, Episode 17) WGN

Seattle/Tacoma officers trace an assault suspect believed to be armed and dangerous; chase a vehicle at high speed and see a gun tossed from it; arrest a wanted suspect in front of his wife and child.

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Sun Apr 23 10:30am
Seattle/Tacoma(Season 13, Episode 11) WGN

Seattle-Tacoma officers conduct a lengthy pursuit across county lines; stop an alleged drug-dispensing minivan; spot a gun in a vehicle during a routine traffic stop.

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Sun Apr 23 11:00am
High Crimes(Season 21, Episode 25) WGN

A car chase in Minneapolis intensifies when state troopers join in; deputies in Harris County, Texas, answer a domestic-disturbance call involving scissors; a questionable odor coming from a vehicle in King County, Wash., requires the use of a K-9 unit.

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Sun Apr 23 11:30am
Police Pullovers(Season 20, Episode 11) WGN

An Indio, Cal., sergeant pursues a stolen vehicle; a Las Vegas officer investigates a suspicious vehicle stopped in an alleyway.

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Sun Apr 23 12:00pm
Stupid Criminals(Season 20, Episode 12) WGN

A Rialto, Cal., detective pursues the driver of a stolen vehicle; a Brevard County, Fla., deputy apprehends a drug suspect.

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Sun Apr 23 12:30pm
Crimes in Progress(Season 20, Episode 9) WGN

A Rialto, Cal., detective pursues an intoxicated suspect; a Hillsborough, Fla., deputy makes a traffic stop in an area known for drug-related activity.

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Sun Apr 23 1:00pm
Coast to Coast(Season 19, Episode 21) WGN

A Boise, Idaho, officer discovers a lost boy lying in the road; a Las Vegas officer confronts a suspect exhibiting bizarre behavior.

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Sun Apr 23 1:30pm
Coast to Coast(Season 20, Episode 3) WGN

A Rialto, Cal., officer apprehends a suspect for possessing a concealed sawed-off shotgun; a Brevard County, Fla., deputy pursues a suspected drug dealer.

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Sun Apr 23 2:00pm
Evidence...What Evidence(Season 20, Episode 2) WGN

Pittsburgh officers pursue a repeat narcotics offender; a Brevard, Fla., sheriff apprehends a drunken driver.

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Sun Apr 23 2:30pm
Coast to Coast(Season 18, Episode 3) WGN

A couple's argument gets physical in a motel parking lot; paramedics are called for an intravenous meth user.

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Sun Apr 23 3:00pm
Morons on Parade #2(Season 22, Episode 33) WGN

A car-robbery suspect says he's protecting a car in Amarillo, Texas; police in Portland, Ore., have to handle a case of indecency; and officers in Houston detain a young girl who's stirring up trouble in an apartment building.

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Sun Apr 23 3:30pm
Coast to Coast(Season 21, Episode 14) WGN

Deputies in Harris County, Texas, chase a truck that's carrying golf carts; Las Vegas police question a suspicious suspect who was driving around a mall parking lot; officers in Rialto, Cal., answer a call that takes them to the scene of an accident.

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Sun Apr 23 4:00pm
Coast to Coast(Season 16, Episode 13) WGN

A high-speed pursuit of a motorcycle. Also: a rifle is found in a car pulled over for expired tags.

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Sun Apr 23 4:30pm
Coast to Coast(Season 16, Episode 14) WGN

An assault at a gas station by an inebriated male suspect; a fight at a convenience store between two women.

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Sun Apr 23 5:00pm
Stupid Criminals: Special Edition(Season 16, Episode 20) WGN

“Stupid Criminals” include an inebriated suspect who allegedly assaulted a cashier because he wasn't allowed to buy beer; and a dispute between neighbors over dirt on a driveway.

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Sun Apr 23 5:30pm
Coast to Coast(Season 22, Episode 29) WGN

Police in Boynton Beach, Fla., send dogs to search for armed-robbery suspects; officers in Amarillo, Texas, retain a man for lewd conduct in a public park; and an intoxicated man trying to change his tire is detained by police in Portland, Ore.

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Mon Apr 24 11:00am
Odd Man Out(Season 29, Episode 24) SPK

Cops question an odd trio; a man asks for medical attention after a heart-pounding experience; and a lawbreaker fails to grasp the severity of her situation.

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Mon Apr 24 11:30am
Crash Landing(Season 27, Episode 29) SPK

A man hiding in an attic comes crashing through the ceiling; officers stop a man with a broken car; police respond to a complaint of cursing neighbors.

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Mon Apr 24 12:00pm
Put Your Clothes Back On(Season 27, Episode 5) SPK

Police deal with a naked man; a 14-year-old driver is found at the wheel of a pickup after a chase; a routine traffic stop reveals a large amount of drugs.

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Mon Apr 24 1:00pm
We Know Who You Are(Season 27, Episode 14) SPK

Police pursue a familiar face through a field; a suicidal man forces officers to shock him; a suspect seeks refuge in a condemned house.

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Mon Apr 24 1:30pm
Cookies and Contraband(Season 29, Episode 23) SPK

A detective gets injured during a chase of a suspected car thief; a young couple get arrested following a bar fight; and a search of a suspect's car yields a variety of items.

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Mon Apr 24 2:00pm
Hands Off the Junk(Season 26, Episode 21) SPK

A passenger bails from a fleeing stolen vehicle, then claims he was just getting a ride; an undercover officer pulls a sting on a suspected prostitute; a woman is busted for drugs after calling the police on her quarrelsome husband.

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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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