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Season 03, Episode 01 Public Affairs - DR-07

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Sep 3, 1953
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Public Affairs - DR-07 Sep 3, 1953 Joe and Bill appear on the TV talk show "Speak Your Mind" debating the topic "The Police, Who Needs Them?" with a professor and a hippie (played by Howard Hessman, though listed in the credits as Don Sturdy).

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Season 03, Episode 02 Juvenile - DR-05

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Sep 10, 1953
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Juvenile - DR-05 Sep 10, 1953 Joe and Bill are working the night watch of Juvenile division. They handle a run away boy from New York, an underage marriage, an abandoned baby, a boy on drugs, and a girl accused of stealing money.

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Season 03, Episode 03 Community Relations - DR-10

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Sep 17, 1953
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Community Relations - DR-10 Sep 17, 1953 Joe and Bill attend a meeting of the East LA Graduates Union, attempting to recruit recent minority high school graduates into the police academy. A black patrol officer joins their efforts until his house in vandalized and he decides to resign from the force. Joe tries to change his mind.

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Season 03, Episode 04 Management Services - DR-11

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Sep 24, 1953
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Management Services - DR-11 Sep 24, 1953 Joe and Bill are called back to work because of an emergency. It's April 4, 1968, and Dr Martin Luther King has been assassinated less than an hour ago. They are assigned to the police emergency control center to monitor potential unrest in the LA area

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Season 03, Episode 05 Police Commission - DR-13

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Oct 1, 1953
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Police Commission - DR-13 Oct 1, 1953 There is a police crackdown on dishonest tow truck operators. Joe and Bill are assigned to investigate 6 complaints against the same tow truck company.

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Season 03, Episode 06 Homicide - DR-06

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Oct 8, 1953
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Homicide - DR-06 Oct 8, 1953 Joe and Bill review the progress report of a homicide (thus the name of the episode). Joe has invited Bill and his wife to his apartment for dinner. The dinner is constantly interrupted by neighbors asking for advice and complaining about a loud party. One neighbor calls to say that someone is breaking into the coin boxes in the laundry room. Joe and Bill grab their guns and investigate.

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Season 03, Episode 07 Robbery - DR-15

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Oct 15, 1953
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Robbery - DR-15 Oct 15, 1953 Joe and Bill are working the robbery desk. They handle a variety of complaints about a truck hijacking, a bank robbery and a robbery of a neighborhood market. A woman complains about "thieving birds" and another thinks her wallet had been stolen, but misplaced it in her coat.

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Season 03, Episode 08 Public Affairs - DR-12

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Oct 22, 1953
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Public Affairs - DR-12 Oct 22, 1953 Joe and Bill are assigned to help arrange a press conference for the President of the United States at LAX

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Season 03, Episode 09 Training - DR-18

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Oct 29, 1953
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Training - DR-18 Oct 29, 1953 Joe and Bill are instructors at the Police Academy. They are teaching a class of women cadets. Joe is asked to assist a woman reporter who is writing a story about women in the police force. On of the cadets is being pressured to resign by her boy friend and Joe must convince her to stay.

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Season 03, Episode 10 Public Affairs - DR-14

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Nov 5, 1953
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Public Affairs - DR-14 Nov 5, 1953 Joe and Bill have been asked by a store owner to help him form a crime prevention group of neighborhood story owners. Most of the story owners are not convinced they need such a group until two robberies occur.

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Season 03, Episode 11 Narcotics - DR-16

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Nov 12, 1953
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Narcotics - DR-16 Nov 12, 1953 Someone is selling LSD to teens. Joe and Bill are asked to speak to a local High School group that want to form an anti drug club "Smart Teens". They plan to create posters and Joe gets a Disney artist to draw them. But will the kids follow through?

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Season 03, Episode 12 Internal Affairs - DR-20

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Nov 19, 1953
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Internal Affairs - DR-20 Nov 19, 1953 Joe and Bill investigate a charge of police brutallity against a patrolman. The patrolman was attempting to stop someone from driving drunk when things got out of hand and the drunk tears the patrolman's uniform.

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Season 03, Episode 13 Community Relations - DR-17

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Nov 26, 1953
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Community Relations - DR-17 Nov 26, 1953 Joe and Bill are sent to a Community Relations conference at Lake Arrowhead with other police officers. Their task is to discuss ways of improving community relations, and in the process find a few officers that have bigoted views.

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Season 03, Episode 14 Homicide - DR-22

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Dec 3, 1953
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Homicide - DR-22 Dec 3, 1953 Joe and Bill are called to an apartment where the manager has found a young woman bound and dead. The 91 year old manager of the apartment building is a suspect until joe find out that the old man was chief of detectives in Chicago. Finger prints lead Joe and Bill to a couple.

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Season 03, Episode 15 B.O.D. - DR-27

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Dec 10, 1953
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B.O.D. - DR-27 Dec 10, 1953 Joe and Bill are assigned to the Business Office Division. A priest is in the division to observe its operation. Joe and Bill work a series of problems from a potential tidal wave, a wino, protesters, a suicide, and a lost boy.

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Season 03, Episode 16 Narcotics - DR-21

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Dec 17, 1953
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Narcotics - DR-21 Dec 17, 1953 The Captain ask Joe and Bill to investigate having dogs trained to sniff out narcotics. They contact a dog trainer to train dogs for the job. Joe and Bill do a demonstration for Judges to prove the effectiveness of using a dog to detect marijuana.

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Season 03, Episode 17 Administrative Vice - DR-29

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Dec 24, 1953
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Administrative Vice - DR-29 Dec 24, 1953 Joe has a new partner, Lt. Chris Drucker while Bill recovers from the flu. Joe and Chris are trying to catch bookies. Drucker is really working for the bookies and has been tipping them off when a raid is planned. Drucker tries to bribe Joe to help him.

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Season 03, Episode 18 The Joy Riders

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Dec 31, 1953
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The Joy Riders Dec 31, 1953 A 15-year-old car thief is given a tour of the jail in an attempt to impress him of the consequences for choosing crime. Unfortunately, it doesn't work - the young man later kills someone with a shotgun.

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Season 03, Episode 19 Frauds - DR-28

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Jan 7, 1954
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Frauds - DR-28 Jan 7, 1954 Joe and Bill investigate someone who has fraudulently obtained disability checks. This person has been renting apartments and only using them as a mail drop. Joe and Bill meet with a group of apartment owners to ask for their help.

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Season 03, Episode 20 Juvenile - DR-19

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Jan 14, 1954
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Juvenile - DR-19 Jan 14, 1954 Joe and Bill are asked to investigate allegation of child abuse by his mother. The story deals with the difficulty of having a child removed from an abusive home.

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Season 03, Episode 21 Burglary - DR-31

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Jan 21, 1954
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Burglary - DR-31 Jan 21, 1954 A costumed thief calling himself "The Crimson Crusader" has been stealing comic books, movie posters and publicity photos of various superheroes.

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Season 03, Episode 22 Vice - DR-30

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Jan 28, 1954
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Vice - DR-30 Jan 28, 1954 The Captain assigns Joe and Bill to find the location of a high stakes poke operation that has been preying on visitors. Bill and Joe pose as farmers and check into a hotel where an agricultural convention is occurring.

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Season 03, Episode 23 Forgery - DR-33

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Feb 4, 1954
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Forgery - DR-33 Feb 4, 1954 An actress' pay checks have being stolen and someone have cashed them. Joe and Bill visit the actress' apartment and find her roommate the prime suspect. They try to track the roommate down, but are unsuccessful until her husband contacts them.

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Season 03, Episode 24 Juvenile - DR-32

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Feb 11, 1954
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Juvenile - DR-32 Feb 11, 1954 A child has been bitten by a dog and the child is allergic to the ant rabies shot. Joe and Bill have less than two hours to locate the dog.

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Season 03, Episode 25 Juvenile - DR-35

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Feb 18, 1954
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Juvenile - DR-35 Feb 18, 1954 An infant girl is found in a garbage can; Joe and Bill use the child's blanket to track down the mother.

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Season 03, Episode 26 Frauds - DR-36

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Feb 25, 1954
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Frauds - DR-36 Feb 25, 1954 Someone is embezzling from Summers Department Store by opening up false credit card accounts at the store. Joe and Bill figure it is an inside job and question employees in the credit department.

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Season 03, Episode 27 Intelligence - DR-34

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Mar 4, 1954
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Intelligence - DR-34 Mar 4, 1954 Joe is invited to a night school alumni party. Joe goes and is approached by one of the alumni to join the Fielder Militia, a right wing group. They want Joe to help one of the Militia’s members get a Federal firearms license. Joe works with the ATM to join the Militia to locate Militia’s cache of illegal automatic weapons.

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Season 03, Episode 28 The Big Shoplift

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Mar 11, 1954
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The Big Shoplift Mar 11, 1954 Friday and Smith are surprised to find a wealthy house wife is a shoplifter, until they discover that she is a kleptomaniac.

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Season 03, Episode 29 The Big Hit-Run Killer

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Mar 18, 1954
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The Big Hit-Run Killer Mar 18, 1954 A woman and her grandson are run down by a bakery truck, but the driver has an airtight alibi.

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Season 03, Episode 30 The Big Drink

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Mar 25, 1954
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The Big Drink Mar 25, 1954 A woman is found dead in an empty lot. The body is discovered to belong to the wife of Mr. Ellis (Claude Akins). Detectives Smith (Ben Alexander) and Friday (Jack Webb) take on the task to find the facts behind the death. Mr. Ellis drowns himself in liquor as a way to drink down his sorrow. However, this behavior soon lands him in trouble as a suspect of the tragedy.

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Season 03, Episode 31 The Big Girl

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Apr 1, 1954
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The Big Girl Apr 1, 1954 Friday and Smith hunt down the bandit queen; a tall, gorgeous woman who is on a rampage of robberies and shootings.

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Season 03, Episode 32 The Big Mattress

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Apr 8, 1954
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The Big Mattress Apr 8, 1954 Friday and Smith investigate a corrupt cop.

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Season 03, Episode 33 The Big Pug

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Apr 15, 1954
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The Big Pug Apr 15, 1954 An elderly woman is badly beaten and robbed while on her way to the bank. The trail leads to an ex-prize fighter.

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Season 03, Episode 34 The Big Frame

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Apr 22, 1954
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The Big Frame Apr 22, 1954 A man's body is found in the gutter and the only clue is a pair of skid marks found nearby.

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Season 03, Episode 35 The Big Plant

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Apr 29, 1954
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The Big Plant Apr 29, 1954 A woman disappears and her husband is the prime suspect, but Friday and Smith will have a hard time getting past his fierce guard dogs.

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Season 03, Episode 36 The Big Check

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May 6, 1954
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The Big Check May 6, 1954 A check forger is victimizing small businessmen in a particular neighborhood.

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Season 03, Episode 37 The Big Threat

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May 13, 1954
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The Big Threat May 13, 1954 A man is beaten and robbed, then the thieves intimidate him and his family so he'll refuse to testify against them.

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Season 03, Episode 38 The Big Dare

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May 20, 1954
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The Big Dare May 20, 1954 A single mother is stabbed to death in her home. The list of suspects includes her teenage son and her many boyfriends.

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Season 03, Episode 39 The Big False Make

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May 27, 1954
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The Big False Make May 27, 1954 A store manager identifies a robbery suspect, but Friday and Smith think that the suspect is the wrong man.

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