This week we break the laws of consumption as Saucey battles comedian Dwayne Jackson in 70’s and 80’s Crime Drama Trivia. Who will get away with murder and who will end up doing 25 to life? Tune in this Friday for all the Clean Getaways we can
Who will get away with murder and who will end up doing 25 to life? Tune in this Friday for all the Clean Getaways we can
Tune in this Friday for all the Clean Getaways we can High-Speed Pursuit into your Justice Evading EarHoles.
Which Medical Crime Drama that debuted in 1976 featured a lead character that was a retired Captain in the US Navy?
In this show set in New York City, the main character was Greek and used to suck on lollipops. No hint available for this question
Hill Street Blues
In this cop show, set in the ghetto area of a large unnamed Eastern city, the first in command was Capt. Frank Furillo. No hint available for this question
21 Jump Street
***Hill Street Blues
The Mod Squad
The Streets Of San Francisco
This show was about 4 youthful officers who were part of a special unit of the Los Angeles Police Department and fought crimes in schools. The main character was Officer Tom Hanson. No hint available for this question
***21 Jump Street
Kids Can Be Cops Too
What is the name of the cop show which featured two police officers who rode motorcycles on the highways of California?
In this police drama, set in the Bay area, the main character Lt. Mike Stone had a young partner named Steve Keller. No hint available for this question
The Rockford Files
***The Streets of San Francisco
This 80’s show was centered around a detective named Sonny Crockett, who lived on a sailboat and always wore white clothing. His partner’s name was Ricardo Tubbs. No hint available for this question
Simon And Simon
Hill Street Blues
Hardcastle and McCormack
This 80’s Emmy Award-winning show focused on two female detectives who were best friends. One of the girls was married to a man named Harvey. No hint available for this question
Girls Can Be Cops Too!
It Takes Two
***Cagney & Lacey
This 70’s classic cop show featured a detective, who drove around the Los Angeles area in his shiny Lincoln Continental. He was a bald, middle-aged, portly fellow who rarely ever fired a shot from his gun. Even though he was out of shape, he always found a way to beat up his adversaries and get the job done. No hint available for this question
The Rockford Files
George Peppard, who is probably best known for his role as Col. John “Hannibal” Smith in the 1980s show The A-Team, also starred on this 70’s detective show. No hint available for this question
Book ’em, Danno!” was the catch phrase on what police show? (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)
77 Sunset Strip
What was the name of Columbo’s pet dog?
This detective from a 70’s show of the same name, had a cockatoo named Fred and an informant named Rooster. The theme song of the show was sung by Sammy Davis Jr. What is the name of the show? No hint available for this question
Shields & Yarnell
In Quincy M.E., what was Quincy’s first name?
It changed each season
What was the name of the dog in the TV series “Hart to Hart”?
Which actor portrayed blind insurance investigator Mike Longsteet in the one-season crime drama “Longstreet”?
Although better known for her role as one of “Charlie’s Angels”, this actress played Nurse Jill Danko on “The Rookies”. Who is she?
Sammy Davis, Jr.
Better known as the amenable Howard Cunningham on “Happy Days”, this actor turned to crime solving as Sheriff Amos Tupper in “Murder, She Wrote” and Father Frank Dowling in “Father Dowling Mysteries”. Who is he?
Jerry “Jinx” Jenkins
Albert “Einstein” Shofenski
Peter “The Great” Atkins
Murray “Boz” Bozinsky
Cop? Or Private Eye? Each of these characters likely investigated crimes but some were PI’s whose job it was to investigate and some were cops who investigated- and arrested.
(Det.) Frank Drebin- COP, Police Squad
Pete Malloy & Jim Reed – COPS, Adam 12
Harry Orwell- PI, Harry O
Jonathan Baker – COP, CHiPs
Jim Rockford- PI, The Rockford Files
Ricardo Tubbs- COP, Miami Vice
Jonathon Croft – PI, The Most Deadly Game
Bill Gannon – COP, Dragnet 67-70’s set. It was also on in the 80’s
Jefferson Keyes- PI, Cool Million
Anthony Vincenzo Baretta – COP, Baretta
Jake Styles- PI, Jake & The Fatman
Thomas Magnum- PI, Magnum PI