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Hill Street Blues Season 3 Episodes

22 Episodes 1982 - 1983

Episode 1

Trial by Fury

Thu, Sep 30, 1982 60 mins

Citizens demand the blood of two suspects in custody for the beating of a nun; Ray (Rene Enriquez) faces an IRS audit. Gerald: Maurice Sneed. Celestine: Juney Smith. Furillo: Daniel J. Travanti. Joyce: Veronica Hamel. Belker: Bruce Weitz.

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Episode 2

Domestic Beef

Thu, Oct 7, 1982 60 mins

Furillo becomes embroiled in a departmental trial over a fellow captain's negligence; Hill and Renko try to settle a domestic squabble; LaRue (Kiel Martin) looks for a job in the Bahamas. Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Warren. Hogan: Robert Hogan. Fuchs: Vincent Lucchesi. Renko: Charles Haid.

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Episode 3

Heat Rash

Thu, Oct 14, 1982 60 mins

Bates and Coffey encounter a "space case" who claims he's an E.T.; and Belker must chaperone a movie star (Leo Rossi) preparing for a role as a cop; Hill arrests a councilman for drunken driving. Bates: Betty Thomas. Smith: Robert Gray. Detweiler: Michael Fairman. Jesus: Trinidad Silva. Belker: Bruce Weitz.

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Episode 4

Rain of Terror

Thu, Oct 21, 1982 60 mins

Washington and LaRue set a trap for bad cops; Belker takes Gennaro (Leo Rossi) on a narcotics buy; Furillo tries to clear Henry (Joe Spano) of misconduct charges. Kiel Martin, Taurean Blacque, Bruce Weitz. Coley: Robin Coleman. Cheryl Bradford: Francine Lembi. Furillo: Daniel J. Travanti.

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Episode 5

Officer of the Year

Thu, Oct 28, 1982 60 mins

Ray is named Hispanic Officer of the Year; Lucy faces her first trial as a witness; Belker, LaRue and Washington stake out a massage parlor. Teresa Hyler: Helen Shaver. Belker: Bruce Weitz. Lucy: Betty Thomas. David Bittan: Malcolm Groome. LaRue: Kiel Martin.

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Episode 6

Stan the Man

Thu, Nov 4, 1982 60 mins

LaRue has a collision with a narc over who's going to bust a dealer; Joyce is attacked at the station; an unhappy tenant of a condemned building threatens to jump off the roof. Kiel Martin, Veronica Hamel. Sid: Peter Jurasik.

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Episode 7

Little Boil Blue

Thu, Nov 11, 1982 60 mins

Belker goes undercover to expose an insurance scam; Coffey (Ed Marinaro) has a standoff with a troubled Vietnam vet; Renko tries to persuade a doctor to change his report on a shooting victim. Bruce Weitz, Charles Haid. Vernon: Larry Riley. Wachtel: Jeffrey Tambor. Renko: Charles Haid.

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Episode 8

Requiem for a Hairbag

Thu, Nov 18, 1982 60 mins

Mizell's safe-deposit box contains evidence proving he was crooked; Belker (Bruce Weitz) cracks down on an insurance scam; Lucy and Coffey find a baby in their squad car. Daniel J. Travanti. Detweiler: Michael Fairman. Nurse Wolfowitz: Kathleen Lloyd. Lucy: Betty Thomas.

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Episode 9

A Hair of the Dog

Thu, Nov 25, 1982 60 mins

A delay on an autopsy report may allow a murderer to go free; the governor's dog is stolen; Belker (Bruce Weitz) gets a new snitch; the Blues terrorize the rookies with tales of the "Phantom of the Sewers." Eddie: Charles Levin. Nydorf: Pat Corley. Daniels: Jon Cypher. Nichols: Lynne Moody. Tataglia: Lisa Sutton.

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Episode 10

Phantom of the Hill

Thu, Dec 2, 1982 60 mins

Furillo tries to book a murder suspect whose victim has disappeared; Teresa (Helen Shaver) dumps Renko and sets her sights on Coffey; and the "Phantom" strikes. Charles Haid. Grogin: Donnelly Rhodes. Nydorf: Pat Corley. Anderson: Kenneth Kimmins. Jesus: Trinidad Silva. Coffey: Ed Marinaro.

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Episode 11

No Body's Perfect

Thu, Dec 9, 1982 60 mins

Furillo wants Nydorf to fake a case of flu to avoid testifying at a preliminary hearing; a drug dealer pegs Eddie (Charles Levin) as a snitch; Renko competes with Coffey for Teresa's love; Crawford is teamed with Hill. Michael Warren, Charles Haid. Nydorf: Pat Corley. Crawford: Franklin Seales. Furillo: Daniel J. Travanti.

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Episode 12

Santaclaustrophobia

Thu, Dec 16, 1982 60 mins

On Christmas Eve, Washington's guilt over shooting a bystander surfaces; Hill's cash-poor father (James McEachin) pays a visit; Belker's Santa Claus cover is blown by a pesky street kid. Taurean Blacque, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz. Hill: Michael Warren.

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Episode 13

Gung Ho

Thu, Jan 20, 1983 60 mins

The station is invaded by reporters when a robbery leads to the arrest of a fugitive radical who's been sought for 12 years. Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Conrad. Christina Beck: Elayne Heilveil. Lynn Croydon: Myrna White. Schuster: Peter Donat.

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Episode 14

Moon Over Uranus

Thu, Jan 27, 1983 60 mins

A policeman's daughter is raped and stabbed---the third victim of the same criminal; a woman's ex-boyfriend threatens to kill her; Renko (Charles Haid) is arrested for "public exposure." Donleavy: Bruce Kirby. Benedetto: Dennis Franz. Nancy: Karen Carlson. Leo: Robert Hirschfeld.

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Episode 15

Moon Over Uranus: The Sequel

Thu, Feb 3, 1983 60 mins

Furillo halts the sweep of a block ordered by Chief Daniels (Jon Cypher); Renko rescues people trapped in a burning building; Hill looks to avenge his partner's beating by Benedetto (Dennis Franz). Daniel J. Travanti, Charles Haid, Michael Warren.

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Episode 16

Moon Over Uranus: The Final Legacy

Thu, Feb 10, 1983 60 mins

LaRue intimidates the criminal element with psychology---and a piece of Army-surplus equipment; Furillo confronts Joyce about her sleeping arrangements in Washington; Ray (Rene Enriquez) buys a "rug." Daniel J. Travanti, Veronica Hamel. Grogin: Donnelly Rhodes. Alvarez: Gregory Sierra.

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Episode 17

The Belles of St. Mary's

Thu, Feb 17, 1983 60 mins

Tataglia resents Belker's over-protectiveness; Phil (Michael Conrad) conducts a tour for Catholic high-school girls; a couple of senior-citizen holdup men calmly await imprisonment. Vic Hitler: Terry Kiser. Nydorf: Pat Corley. Kristen: Ally Sheedy. Jesus: Trinidad Silva. Belker: Bruce Weitz.

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Episode 18

Life in the Minors

Thu, Feb 24, 1983 60 mins

Coffey is the prime suspect in a prisoner's death; LaRue is losing his heart to a high-school student (Ally Sheedy) and his money to Vic Hitler's career; Fay (Barbara Bosson) tries to get the father of her unborn baby to admit paternity. Vic Hitler: Terry Kiser. LaRue: Kiel Martin.

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Episode 19

Eugene's Comedy Empire Strikes Back

Thu, Mar 3, 1983 60 mins

A gang terrorizes bus riders; the citizenry is becoming hostile over the jail death of Tatum, and City Hall may offer Coffey (Ed Marinaro) as a sacrifice; Tataglia (Lisa Sutton) requests a transfer; Furillo and Joyce make an important commitment. Alvarez: Gregory Sierra. Mrs. Tatum: Ketty Lester. Joyce: Veronica Hamel.

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Episode 20

Spotlight on Rico

Thu, Apr 28, 1983 60 mins

A brutal cop is assigned to the Hill; Furillo and Goldblume interrogate a suspect with multiple personalities, one of which may be a killer; Rico (Marco Rodriguez) goes cold turkey. Joe Spano, Michael Conrad. Rollie: Michael Lerner. Nurse Wolfowitz: Kathleen Lloyd.

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Episode 21

Buddy, Can You Spare a Heart?

Thu, May 5, 1983 60 mins

Washington goes undercover to nail a loan shark; unclaimed money preoccupies an opportunistic Renko and a nervous Hill; LaRue saves Belker from being swindled in a cemetary scam. Benedetto: Dennis Franz. Leo: Robert Hirschfeld. Rico: Marco Rodriguez. Renko: Charles Haid.

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Episode 22

A Hill of Beans

Thu, May 12, 1983 60 mins

Everyone is searching for the thief who heisted the payroll; Joyce (Veronica Hamel) is victimized by a purse snatcher; LaRue and Belker discover that a blown undercover operation was a setup by someone in the department. Kiel Martin, Bruce Weitz.

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