Based on actual cases from the San Francisco Police files, Lt. Guthrie and Inspector Grebb work as a team to track down criminals. In the last season Inspectors Delaney and Summers are ... See full summary »
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Warner Anderson ...
 Det. Lt. Ben Guthrie / ... (193 episodes, 1954-1960)
Tom Tully ...
 Insp. Matt Grebb / ... (185 episodes, 1954-1959)
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 Insp. Fred Asher (183 episodes, 1954-1959)
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Based on actual cases from the San Francisco Police files, Lt. Guthrie and Inspector Grebb work as a team to track down criminals. In the last season Inspectors Delaney and Summers are partners in the pursuit of justice. Frequently a police lineup is featured.

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1 October 1954 (USA)  »

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(1954-1959) | (1960)

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The first adult cop show.
23 December 1998 | by (Dunstable, Ma) – See all my reviews

I remember seeing this show on Friday nights. What I remember best is that they were not kids shows but were still very enjoyable for the whole family. They were very tight half hour shows, in other words, it went by very quick. I wish these shows would be on some cable channel that would show programs of the fifties like this one.


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