The trials and adventures of three young police officers.
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 Officer Mike Danko / ... 93 episodes, 1972-1976
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Bruce Fairbairn ...
 Officer Chris Owens / ... 46 episodes, 1974-1976
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The exploits of three rookie police officers in a large unnamed Southern California city are followed in this weekly series. Mike Danko is a married former marine, Willie Gillis is a recent college graduate and Terry Webster joined the police as part of a special minority recruitment plan. Their supervisor is Lt. Eddie Riker and Jill is Mike's worried wife who works as a nurse at the local hospital. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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7 March 1972 (USA)  »

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Neu im Einsatz  »

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By the time of the series' final season, Kate Jackson was receiving the most fan mail of all cast members. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Ryker: [Repeated line at rollcall] Check your pidmaps!... Hit the streets!
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Featured in Starsky and Hutch: Class in Crime (1978) See more »

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Great Show
11 July 2002 | by See all my reviews

Just wanted to say that I've been watching reruns of The Rookies on TVLand and still say it's a great show. I'd rather watch ones like this than some of what they have on TV now. I'm happy that TVLand is airing these great 'classic' shows. Hopefully they will be on for quite some time.


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