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At the end of each show, Rocky King (Roscoe Karns) calls his wife, Mable, and says, "Case is closed Mable, I'm coming home". Full summary »


 (Series Cast Summary - 3 of 6)

Roscoe Karns ... Police Inspector Rocky King / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1954)
Grace Carney ... Mabel King / ... (8 episodes, 1951-1954)
Earl Hammond ... Sergeant Lane / ... (6 episodes, 1950-1953)

Series Directed by
Wes Kenney (5 episodes, 1952-1954)

Dick Sandwick (unknown episodes)
Series Writing credits
Roscoe Karns (4 episodes, 1952-1953)
Carl Abrams (2 episodes, 1952)
Edmund Morris (2 episodes, 1952)

Bruce Geller (unknown episodes)
Philip S. Goodman (unknown episodes)
Lawrence Menkin (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Lawrence Menkin .... producer (unknown episodes)
Charles Spear .... producer (unknown episodes)
Series Original Music by
Jack Ward (5 episodes, 1952-1954)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Arthur Forrest .... assistant director (1 episode, 1954)
Series Art Department
Rudy Luchek .... set designer (1 episode, 1954)
Series Special Effects by
Burch Hayden .... senior technician (2 episodes, 1952)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Carl Gaiti .... lighting supervisor (1 episode, 1953)
Series Music Department
Jack Ward .... musician (5 episodes, 1952-1954)
Series Other crew
Marvin Pakula .... production assistant (3 episodes, 1952-1953)

Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Inside Detective" - USA (original title)
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30 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

This was one of the most popular and long-running programs on the short-lived DuMont Television Network, which folded in 1955. The long, dark corridors through which "Rocky King" walked at the beginning and end of the show were actual backstage hallways at the DuMont Tele-Centre in New York City.See more »


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