A Chicago-based drama about cops who search for missing people. Star Daniel J. Travanti (`Hill Street Blues'), who led the squad, called the show `a drama with a sense of humor and a big heart.' What it didn't have was a big audience, and it lasted just 14 episodes.
Bobby (Erik King) searches for a missing law student, while Johnny tries to find the kidnapped daughter of a Polish immigrant. Vera: Denise Baske. Johnny: Fred Weller. Marshall: Robert Mohler. Ray: Daniel J. Travanti. Connie: Jorjan Fox. Carlos: Juan Ramirez.
McAuliffe opens his home to a boy who can't find his parents; Bobby searches for a man reported murdered in a gang killing; a millionare disappears. McAuliffe: Daniel J. Travanti. Bobby: Erik King. Carlos: Juan Ramirez. Connie: Jorjan Fox. Johnny: Fred Weller.
A boy dissapears from his back yard; an optometrist vanishes on his way home from work; and a woman goes out for groceries and doesn't return. Arthur: Jihad E. Harik. John Perry: Darryl Rocky Davis. Morris: Bernard Beck. Simone: Janice Ladik. Anita: Laura Ceron.
Bobby fears a woman has been abducted by a killer; an Indian man reports his wife missing; a boy takes his mother's car for a joy ride. Jerico Jack: James Otis. Rajib: Kavi Raz. Nina: Martha Lavey. Ilyse Atema: Jennifer Joan Taylor. Bobby: Erik King. Johnny: Fred Weller. Connie: Jorjan Fox.
A woman's parents arrive for a visit to find her missing; a girl apparently runs away; and an older man's family disappears. Victor Dealy: Eddie Bracken. Ida Murphy: Cynthia Baker. Nikea: Cristal Walker. Carl Dealy: Peter Burns. Letty Josephs: E.J. Murray. Ray: Daniel J. Travanti.
Carlos and McAuliffe become involved with a mentally-handicapped man accused of beating a boy; a girl disappears from a church day-care center. Adam Conners: Philip E. Johnson. Mrs. Halloran: Lois Smith. Ilke Gruenwald: Eva Heilman. McAuliffe: Daniel J. Travanti.
A habitual runaway vanishes; an accountant's daughter reports her father missing; and Bobby's mother has a case for him. Helena: Amy Carlson. Julie Pender: Cynthia Dane. Capt. Shanklin: Tim Gamble. Prentice Wesson: Renee Lockett-Lawson. Bobby: Erik King. Johnny: Fred Weller.
McAuliffe is missing from his own 50th birthday party; Carlos searches for a man whose wife has overdosed; Bobby tries to reunite a boy with his mother. Bernice Ginsberg: Nina Foch. Marsha Koppelman: Jenna Lyn Ward. Phil Koppelman: Paul Adelstein. Malcolm Carter: Sean Tate. McAuliffe: Daniel J. Travanti.
Johnny and his brothers try to clear their father of a police-brutality charge; Connie labors to find the boyfriend of a woman about to give birth. Casmir: Tony Mockus Jr. Michael: James Krag. Nini: Bernadette O'Malley. Jake Howard: Andrew White. Johnny: Fred Weller. Connie: Jorjan Fox. Lily Broniz: Roslyn Alexander.
An amnesiac can't find her house; a boy disappears in a museum; a woman doesn't return from work; and McAuliffe's offered a new cop for his squad: his old partner. Ellen: Valerie Harper. Minerva: Ann Whitney. Capt. Shanklin: Tim Gamble. McAuliffe: Daniel J. Travanti. Barbara: Paty Lombard. Anita: Laura Ceron. Jill: Daria Martel.
Johnny's father is hospitalized; Carlos searches for a boy who's been missing for nearly a year; and a socialite disappears from her wedding. Paula Holec: Julie Greenberg. Nina: Bernadette O'Malley. Cas: Tony Mockus Jr. Kevin Holec: David Michael Gee. Michael: James Krag. Johnny: Fred Weller.
Conclusion. While Bobby (Erik King) undergoes his investigation by Internal Affairs, a toddler is kidnapped inside a department store. Ellen: Valerie Harper. Lt. Perlosky: Kent Logsdon. Sue Jewett: Monica Zaffarano. Marva: Irma P. Hall. James Taft: John Beasley. Dan: Bob Swan. McAuliffe: Daniel J. Travanti.
A woman uses the department to track down a romance; a mother searches for her son; and Bobby and Ellen (Erik King, Valerie Harper) resort to questionable methods to find a body. Part 1 of two. Dorothy: Lucina Paquet. Victor: Marc Grapey. Midge: Peggy Roeder. Bo: Len Bajenski. Andrew: Jim Boutet. Lt. Perlosky: Kent Logsdon. David: Lance Baker.
Barbara makes a decision and asks for McAuliffe's support---no questions asked; Bobby and Johnny look for a recovering drug addict. Anna DiLeonardi: Vera Lockwood. Wayne Furst: Gerard Prendergast. Dr. Varga: Kevin Crowley. Barbara: Paty Lombard. McAuliffe: Daniel J. Travanti.
A suicide note is found---but no body; two teens disappear coming home from a party; and a young woman is missing for three months. Ann Conlan: Mary McDonald Kerr. Artie Tedesco: Ron Dean. Tom COnlan: Chelcie Ross. Connie: Jorjan Fox. Bobby: Erik King.
Johnny jumps to a conclusion about a crisis faced by Connie; McAuliffe investigates the disappearances of his former boss. Carmen Diego: Maricela Ochoa. Richard Jr.: Rick LaFond. Richard Sr.: L. Sandel Jr. Florance Adams: Gwen E. Davis. Tom Heilman: Richard Henzel.
Johnny and Connie search for two boys who disappeared on their way to school; one of Bobby's cases is reopened; and Carlos's son is ill. Anita: Laura Caron. Carlos: Juan Ramirez. Ralph Newton: Rick Snyder. Bo Green: Len Bajenski. Ellie Keough: Anne Gunn. Barbara: Paty Lombard. Bobby: Erik King.