Serpico (1976–1977)

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Frank Serpico was a maverick New York City detective who, after turning in a large number of "bad" cops and later being shot in the face, often went undercover to expose corruption in the ... See full summary »

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 Officer Frank Serpico (16 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Lt. Tom Sullivan (16 episodes, 1976-1977)
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Frank Serpico was a maverick New York City detective who, after turning in a large number of "bad" cops and later being shot in the face, often went undercover to expose corruption in the city. The scruffy-looking, long-haired officer used unorthodox means to get results, and reported to Lieutenant Sullivan. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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