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Cagney & Lacey Season 5 Episodes

24 Episodes 1985 - 1986

Episode 1

On the Street

Mon, Sep 30, 1985 60 mins

Cagney illegally detains a pimp to protect a prostitute who implicated him in murder. Tyne Daly, Al Waxman, John Karlen. Stephanie: Kristy Swanson. David Keeler: Stephen Macht. Lucero: Paul Mones.

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Episode 2

An Ordinary Hero

Mon, Oct 7, 1985 60 mins

A Chilean busboy apprehends a murderous mugger---and is apprehended himself after immigration agents see him honored on TV. Tyne Daly, Sharon Gless. Adelita Carrena: Elizabeth Pena.

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Episode 3

The Psychic

Mon, Oct 21, 1985 60 mins

The detectives are ordered to work with a psychic, hired by an irate man after police evidence indicates his missing wife is a voluntary runaway. Tyne Daly, Sharon Gless. Tanner: Michael Alldredge. Mrs. Gantrey: Eve McVeagh.

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Episode 4

The Lottery

Mon, Oct 28, 1985 60 mins

A $2 million lottery ticket is forged; Cagney lends $50 to a suspect whose property's been attached; the Laceys discuss how to use their tax refund. Det. Newman: Dan Shor. Bill Carstairs: Jack Dodson. Al Phelps: Richard Karron. Lacey: Tyne Daly.

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Episode 5

Entrapment

Mon, Nov 4, 1985 60 mins

Cagney demands that Lacey go along with her lie that she didn't entrap a drug dealer; Isbecki betrays Petrie's confidence. Mansfield: John Harkins. Laura Ferrell: Linda Carlson. Lacey: Tyne Daly. Lt. Johnson: Michael Cavanaugh.

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Episode 6

The Clinic

Mon, Nov 11, 1985 60 mins

Cagney walks the line, while Lacey is clearly prochoice in abortion discussions sparked by the bombing of a women's clinic. David Samuels: Matthew Barry. Mrs. Herrera: Bridget Sienna. Emily Lazarus: Dori Brenner. Dr. Solano: Jay Varela.

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Episode 7

Mothers and Sons

Mon, Nov 25, 1985 60 mins

A mother lies to clear her son of a violent robbery; and the Laceys disagree on how to handle a vandalism charge against Harvey Jr.. Mrs. Carruthers: Peggy McCay. Mr. Carruthers: Charles Aidman.

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Episode 8

Filial Duty

Mon, Dec 2, 1985 60 mins

Cagney's father is hospitalized; and a murder case prompts Lacey to consider taking a desk job. Sharon Gless, Tyne Daly. Frank Kelly: Andrew Robinson. Megan Kelly: Francine Lembi. Newman: Dan Shor.

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Episode 9

Old Ghosts

Mon, Dec 9, 1985 60 mins

Cagney's estranged brother wants their ailing father to join him in California; a complaint charges Cagney with laxity in her pursuit of a robber. Cagney: Sharon Gless. Nguyen: James Hong. Dr. Bones: Obaka Adedunyo.

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Episode 10

Power

Mon, Dec 16, 1985 60 mins

Cagney's temporary command of the squad brings power-trip accusations from some of the men, particularly when she questions Isbecki's arrest of a hit man. Sharon Gless, Tyne Daly, Martin Kove. Knelman: Michael Fairman. Charlie: Dick O'Neill.

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Episode 11

Play It Again, Santa

Mon, Dec 23, 1985 60 mins

Cagney and Newman don Santa suits to probe the disappearance of two street musicians; and Cagney discovers that the lawyer she's dating is seeing others. Tyne Daly, Sharon Gless. Jackson Bell: Teddy Wilson. Ellie Hendricks: Thelma Houston.

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Episode 12

The Rapist

Mon, Jan 6, 1986 60 mins

Part 1 of two. A policewoman impresses Cagney with hard work that provides a suspect in rape cases, until her zeal threatens the investigation from a legal standpoint. Cagney: Sharon Gless. William Brown: Dean Abston. Jacoby: Dan Lauria.

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Episode 13

Act of Conscience

Mon, Jan 13, 1986 60 mins

Cagney is teamed with a detective whose name is mud after going to the press about fellow cops on the take. Patrick Lowell: Michael Moriarty. Billy De Salvo: John Mengatti. Newman: Dan Shor.

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Episode 14

DWI

Mon, Jan 20, 1986 60 mins

Lacey gets help from Harvey and night-shift head Cagney to build a case against a drunken driver who put her neighbor's son in a coma. Tyne Daly, Sharon Gless. Sonia Dasnevski: Fredi Olster. Rita Quintero: Caroline Lagerfelt.

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Episode 15

Gimp

Mon, Jan 27, 1986 60 mins

Cagney gains insight into the life of the physically impaired when she takes to a wheelchair to nail muggers preying on the disabled. Ted Peters: James Stacy. Trudy Stein: Barbara Adside. Lacey: Tyne Daly. Norma: Victoria Ann-Lewis.

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Episode 16

Family Connection

Mon, Feb 10, 1986 60 mins

Cagney meets the new woman in her father's life; Isbecki regrets his lack of a family life; and, after a wild ride to the hospital, the Lacey family is increased by one. Sharon Gless, Tyne Daly. Charlie Cagney: Dick O'Neill. Donna: Carole Cook.

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Episode 17

Postpartum

Mon, Feb 17, 1986 60 mins

A West Point cadet caught with cocaine refuses to cooperate with Cagney's lawyer boyfriend; Lacey's father (Richard Bradford) comes looking for her---30 years after leaving her. Sgt. Maj. Brennan: Julius Harris. Muriel Lacey: Penny Santon. Susan: Wendel Meldrum.

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Episode 18

The Man Who Shot Trotsky

Mon, Mar 3, 1986 60 mins

Cagney presses an informant to get information on a drug supplier who walked away from an earlier arrest when Cagney admitted entrapping him. Sharon Gless, Tyne Daly. Hector: Eddie Velez. Ernesto Estevez: Efrain Figueroa. Harvey: John Karlen.

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Episode 19

Exit Stage Center

Mon, Mar 10, 1986 60 mins

An investigation of an actress's apparent suicide reveals several murder suspects; Cagney makes an interesting date; Harvey reveals a secret from his past to Lacey. Chet Gardner: Peter Hansen. Jean McIntyre: Salome Jens. Eric Webber: Robin Thomas.

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Episode 20

Capitalism

Mon, Apr 7, 1986 60 mins

A lawyer who "helped" fellow Cambodian refugees for a fee is murdered; Lacey is affected by her husband's job pressures; Cagney tries to sell her car. Tamuk Lampoll: Aki Aleong. Sirik Lampoll: Jesse Dizon. Harvey: John Karlen. Helen Mauldin: Joanna Miles.

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Episode 21

Extradition

Mon, May 5, 1986 60 mins

Cagney has an uneasy reunion with her brother when the detectives travel to Los Angeles to extradite a criminal---who escapes. Sharon Gless, Tyne Daly. Stevens: John Dennis Johnston. Brigit Cagney: Amanda Wyss. Lindsay Donner: Laurie O'Brien.

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Episode 22

Safe Place

Mon, May 12, 1986 60 mins

A thief is found to have plutonium in his blood; the Laceys make an offer on a house; Cagney faces a birthday. Sharon Gless, Tyne Daly. Hornby: Ben Piazza. Gorham: Moosie Drier. Mrs. Delicath: Marie Cheatham. Harvey: John Karlen.

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Episode 23

Model Citizen

Sun, May 25, 1986 60 mins

The detectives each deal with surprise visitors in their lives while they investigate the slaying of a "model citizen." Sharon Gless, Tyne Daly. Brigit: Amanda Wyss. Audrey Lancaster: Joyce Worsley. Harvey: John Karlen. Eva Sikorski: Grace Zabriskie.

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Episode 24

Parting Shots

Mon, May 26, 1986 60 mins

The 14th deals with a cop killer on the loose. Lacey: Tyne Daly. Cagney: Sharon Gless. Maggie: Alexandra Johnson. David Keeler: Stephen Macht. Samuels: Al Waxman. Knelman: Michael Fairman. Newman: Dan Shor. Corassa: Paul Mantee.

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