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Season: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Year: 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Pilot

15 September 1977
Ponch and Jon take to their bikes to bust an auto theft ring that employs a clever means of smuggling hot sports cars past the Highway Patrol. Ponch's probation is almost over when he runs into a sticky situation.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Brooke Bundy ... Carol

Paul Mantee ... Eddie

Michael Christian ... Jerry
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz
Tommy J. Huff ... Mike (as Thomas Huff)

Hoke Howell ... Tex
Eric Server ... Greg
Phillip Simms ... Van Driver
Darlene Duralia ... Sherri

Dick Cangey ... Van Helper (as Richard Cangey)
Charles Huskey ... Chuck, CHP Mechanic
Mary Moon ... CHP Clerk
Jonathan Baker ... Boy on Bike (as Jonathan Andrew Baker)

Season 1, Episode 2: Undertow

22 September 1977
Ponch and Jon track down a tow truck driver who robs stranded single women motorists. Ponch's exposure to a leaky tank of nitrous oxide (laughing gas) threatens his performance on the streets as well as in the CHP's big basketball game.

Season 1, Episode 3: Dog Gone

29 September 1977
It's puppy love at the Highway Patrol when Ponch and Jon conspire to keep a dog they rescued a secret from Sgt. Getraer. A young punk and his pals plot to sabotage Ponch's bike, but make a big mistake.

Season 1, Episode 4: Moving Violation

13 October 1977
Ponch and Jon track a stolen bus and deal with a mad driver who begins to take his car apart after receiving a ticket for speeding.

Season 1, Episode 5: Career Day

20 October 1977
Ponch is asked to appear at his old high school's Career Day and Jon helps him entertain the audience.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz
Ari Sorko-Ram ... Shain (as R.B. Sorko-Ram)

Richard Deacon ... Singleton
David Man ... Rudolph
Jerry Ayres ... Burglar
Bebe Kelly ... Ms. Burglar
Philip Boyer ... Mikie

Charles Cooper ... Trucker

Cynthia Harrison ... Ginger
Victoria Peters ... Clara
Ira Angustain ... Rebel Student (uncredited)
James W. Gavin ... Marty, the Helicopter Pilot (uncredited)

Ted Hollis ... Casket Frat Rat (uncredited)

Paul Linke ... Man in Convertible (uncredited)
Jay McKenna ... Frat Rat (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 6: Baby Food

27 October 1977
The CHP investigate a shipment of baby food that spilled from a truck and is contaminated with botulism.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz

Reb Brown ... Officer Brouillette

Marjorie Bennett ... Mrs. Downey
Noelle North ... Young Woman

Harvey J. Goldenberg ... Davis
Joe Nicassio ... Young Man (as Joeal Nicassio)
Don Maxwell ... Pickup Driver

Jenny Sherman ... Melinda - Ponch's Neighbor
Barbara Brownell ... Nancy

Randi Oakes ... Blonde Secretary (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 7: Taking Its Toll

3 November 1977
The CHP investigate a series of thefts by bandits at a toll booth.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz
Ari Sorko-Ram ... Shain (as R.B. Sorko-Ram)

Jere Rae Mansfield ... Webb (as Jeri Lea Ray)

Victor Arnold ... Zografides

Marjorie Bennett ... Mrs. Downey
Louis Guss ... Chauffeur
Lee McLaughlin ... Onion Driver
Joseph Della Sorte ... Jewelry Salesman
Gerald York ... Reporter

Thomas Babson ... Biker (as Thomas W. Babson)

Season 1, Episode 8: Green Thumb Burglar

10 November 1977
After stopping twin psychics they give him three warnings about the rest of the day. Meanwhile, they track down three thieves who have been stealing shrubs.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz
Ari Sorko-Ram ... Shain (as R.B. Sorko-Ram)

Jackie Vernon ... Bert
Joe Lo Presti ... Louie (as Joe LoPresti)

Jim B. Smith ... Fireman
Dana Baker ... Georgia
Marilyn Borden ... Lottie Tidwell (as The Borden Twins)
Rosalyn Borden ... Paulette Tidwell (as The Borden Twins)

Lennie Weinrib ... H.R. Pufnstuf (voice)

Bill Zuckert ... Attila
Robert Hoff ... Paramedic (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 9: Hustle

24 November 1977
The officers investigate some motorcycle-riding thieves, while Ponch convinces Jon to join a CHP bowling tournament.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz

Reb Brown ... Brouillette
Kay Peters ... Judge Linda

Marty Ingels ... Sidney
Sandra Will ... Sheila
Hubert Noël ... Citroen Driver (as Hubert Noel)
Yuki Shimoda ... Mr. Wee
Ari Sorko-Ram ... Shain (as R.B. Sorko-Ram)

Broderick Crawford ... Broderick Crawford (uncredited)
Robert Hoff ... Paramedic (uncredited)

Michael Masters ... Customer (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 10: Highway Robbery

1 December 1977
Jon has a personal connection to a motorcyclist robbing people on the freeway. Ponch develops a huge crush on a model in a suntan ad.

Season 1, Episode 11: Name Your Price

8 December 1977
Ponch is picked as a contestant for the game show "Name Your Price."

Season 1, Episode 12: Aweigh We Go

22 December 1977
While assigned to duty at a weigh station, Ponch and Jon go after a hijacked truck.

Season 1, Episode 13: One Two Many

5 January 1978
Complaints come into headquarters about Jon when a fake CHP officer resembling him causes problems along the highway during traffic stops.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz
Ari Sorko-Ram ... Officer Shain (as R.B. Sorko-Ram)
George Brenlin ... Shorty
Terence Goodman ... Groom
Sandie Newton ... Dana
Randy Stumpf ... Ric
M.G. Kelly ... Policeman
Trish Stewart ... Jobina
Virginia Paris ... Carmen (as Gina Alvarado)
Rick Garcia ... Ned
William Whitaker ... C.H.P. look-a-like
Tom Williams ... Gilmore
Thomas A. Geas ... Mike
Robert Hoff ... Paramedic (uncredited)
Diane Lander ... Bride (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 14: Rustling

12 January 1978
The CHP investigate a group of cattle rustlers trying to cheat insurance companies.

Season 1, Episode 15: Surf's Up

19 January 1978
Ponch and Jon are transferred to Malibu Beach and must deal with a teenager who has a grudge against the police.

Season 1, Episode 16: Vintage '54

26 January 1978
Ponch and Jon help reunite a baby with the family who left the little one behind following the confusion of packing for a vacation.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Jed Allan ... Jason

Ellen Geer ... Martha

Tom Pedi ... Bruno

Pepe Serna ... Danny
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Marjorie Bennett ... Mrs. Downey

Marc Alaimo ... Bix

Lisa Blake Richards ... Foster Parent
Aldine King ... Gilbert
Jennifer McAllister ... Ellen

Nick Pellegrino ... Kevin
Jim Goodwin ... Van Driver
Laurence Haddon ... Onlooker
Tanya Russell ... Sky Diver

Keith Coogan ... Larry (uncredited)

Jere Rae Mansfield ... Webb (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 17: Hitch-Hiking Hitch

9 February 1978
Jon and Ponch try to keep two teenage girls from hitchhiking. They also mediate a situation where an elderly man refuses to leave his home that he's lived in for 70 years.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Katherine Cannon ... Mary Kate
Lark Geib ... Jenny

Stacey Nelkin ... Marge
Ben Davidson ... Wrestler
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Bridget Hanley ... Photographer

Linda Dano ... Eloise

George Chandler ... Elmer
Daniel Benton ... Mike
Sander Johnson ... Brad
Chad States ... Skipper
Joseph V. Perry ... House Mover (as Joseph Perry)

Carey Loftin ... Truck Driver (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 18: Cry Wolf

16 February 1978
CHP officers try to catch the person calling in fake accidents.

Season 1, Episode 19: Crash Diet

23 February 1978
The CHP officers try to reach a 1,000-pound weight loss goal, while investigating reports of a man throwing dirt at traffic.

Season 1, Episode 20: Rainy Day

2 March 1978
The CHP officers are temporarily assigned to patrol cars due to the weather. They investigate a moving casino.

Season 1, Episode 21: Crack-Up

9 March 1978
When Jon is sidelined with an injury, Ponch is partnered with Sgt. Getraer. A reckless tow truck driver with a grudge against CHPs endangers the entire department.

Season 1, Episode 22: Flashback!

1 April 1978
A biker gang is stealing CHP motorcycles. When a pompous new patrolman joins the CHP, Jon flashes back to his first meetings with a hot-dogging dirt biker named Frank Poncherello.

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: Peaks and Valleys

16 September 1978
An accident victim Ponch and Jon helped is pressed by his lawyer into suing them. Ponch encourages his partner to stay on the force when a disillusioned Jon considers leaving the CHP to sell used cars for a successful high school friend.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Troy Donahue ... Bob Niles
Kaye Stevens ... Karen Niles

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Richard Gates ... Stan Bosca

Martin West ... Lundsford
Pamela Norman ... Melanie (as Pam Norman)
Jack Rader ... Carl
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz

Paul Mace ... Bernie
David Clover ... Medic #2

Peter Looney ... Rogers
Melody Queen-Engle ... Pregnant Woman
Anne Wharton ... Corky
M.G. Kelly ... Himself

Ford Austin ... Mike (uncredited)
Christopher Beaumont ... Medic #1 (uncredited)
Lachelle Chamberlain ... Girl Scout (uncredited)
Stan Rodarte ... Dancer (uncredited)

Marc Wasserman ... Matt (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 2: The Volunteers

23 September 1978
Ponch and Jon are tapped to escort a convoy of tanker trucks containing highly explosive and toxic chlorine gas across 140 miles of troublesome terrain.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Tige Andrews ... Charley Davis

Katherine Cannon ... Robbie Davis

Warren Berlinger ... Market Owner

Steve Brodie ... Sam
Richard Collier ... Prisoner
Paul Comi ... Councilman

Lee Paul ... Police Chief
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Rana Ford ... Officer Jane Turner
Paul Sorensen ... Superintendent (as Paul Sorenson)
Bill McLaughlin ... Gabe
Todd Everett ... Young Man
James Crittenden ... Leo
Maxine Elliott Hicks ... Elderly Woman (as Maxine Elliott)
Anna Upstrom ... Jogging Stewardess
Karen Wyeth ... Young Woman
Mark Carlton ... Pete

Season 2, Episode 3: Family Crisis

30 September 1978
Ponch intervenes when he suspects Jon's young nephew of joyriding in stolen cars. An overeager officer is obsessed with recovering a stolen movie stunt car being employed for diamond heists. Ponch trades in his motor home for an apartment.

Season 2, Episode 4: Disaster Squad

7 October 1978
Ponch befriends a runaway four-year-old motorcycle enthusiast while Jon romances his divorcée mother. A sensationalist news crew dubbed the Disaster Squad pesters Ponch and Jon.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Harvey Jason ... Lee

Cliff Osmond ... Michael
Joshua Bryant ... Benson
Christian Zika ... Chris Roberts
Brianne Leary ... Officer Sindy Cahill

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz

Larry Gelman ... Gus Becker

Marvin Kaplan ... Hilmer Nelson
Liberty Godshall ... Ellen Roberts
Nathan Jung ... Wrong-way Driver

Regis Philbin ... Newscaster
Lawrence Levine ... Gene (as Lawrence L. Levine)
Hinton Pope ... Starter

Paul L. Smith ... Announcer (as Paul Smith)

Ford Austin ... Mike (uncredited)

Marc Wasserman ... Matt (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 5: Neighborhood Watch

14 October 1978
Ponch and Jon are put on patrol in a residential neighborhood where four unsupervised children run amok. Jon has repeated run-ins with a reckless driver with a bad attitude.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Stephen Young ... Gerald Billings
K.C. Martel ... Scott

Alan Sues ... Florist

Robbie Rist ... Brian
Brianne Leary ... Officer Sindy Cahill
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Gabriel Melgar ... Donnie

Charlie Brill ... Tow-Truck Driver

Lauri Hendler ... Robin
Samantha McCoy ... Karen Wilkins (as Samantha Caulfield)
Shirley O'Hara ... Elderly Woman (as Shirley O'Hara-Nolan)
Mary Betten ... Waitress

Ford Austin ... Mike (uncredited)

Shelley Berman ... Desperate Car Owner (uncredited)

Marc Wasserman ... Matt (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 6: Trick or Trick

21 October 1978
Keeping the streets safe for trick-or-treaters, Ponch and Jon search a haunted house for a runaway boy, foil a ghoulish getaway and nab a candy bag snatcher. Meanwhile, Sgt. Getraer is determined to bust the Halloween Hobgoblin.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Elaine Joyce ... Susan

Fran Ryan ... Nancy

Bobby Van ... Eddie
Brianne Leary ... Officer Sindy Cahill
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Ed Call ... Liquor Store Manager (as Edward Call)

Barbara Leigh ... Paula

Jenny Sherman ... Karen

Hal Baylor ... Reed

John Dennis ... Collins
Joseph G. Medalis ... Mr. Stone (as Joe Medalis)
Susan Page ... Julie
Justin Dana ... Tommy

Jack Perkins ... Drunk

Hap Lawrence ... Truck Driver

Gary Dubin ... Teenager

Tony O'Dell ... Teenager

Bobby Porter ... Sammy
Darryl Cooksey ... Skeleton
Jeff Cotler ... Allan
Brandi Tucker ... Child
Beatrice Colen ... Mary

Season 2, Episode 7: High Flyer

4 November 1978
Ponch and Jon pick up the trail of an auto theft ring. A fatherless teenage girl has a crush on Jon. Ponch is running out of excuses to avoid going up on patrol in the CHP helicopter.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Mary Louise Weller ... Carol

Cynthia Bain ... Kim (as Cyndi Bain)

John Ericson ... Bob Patterson
Lee de Broux ... Bates
Brianne Leary ... Officer Sindy Cahill
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
David Roya ... Sammy (as David Roy Chandler)

Grand L. Bush ... Paul (as Grand Bush)
Ty Henderson ... Tony

Harvey J. Goldenberg ... Mr. Affelrod
Vern Rowe ... Mr. Carter

Jenilee Harrison ... Cheerleader
Lisa Benson ... Cheerleader
Erica Hagen ... Trans-Am Driver (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 8: The Grudge

11 November 1978
In retaliation for a drug bust, five frat boys wage psychological and prank warfare on Ponch and Jon.

Season 2, Episode 9: The Sheik

18 November 1978
It's the "Taming of the Sheik" when Ponch and Jon are put on patrol with a pompous and spoiled young oil sheik studying police science in America.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Kario Salem ... Barney
Marianne Marks ... Fay

Joey Aresco ... Husband
Brianne Leary ... Officer Sindy Cahill
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
William Bronder ... Workman

Jill Jaress ... Pregnant Woman
Maggie Malooly ... Irate Wife
Christopher Beaumont ... Ambulance Attendant (as Chris Beaumont)
Colette Bertrand ... Michelle
Dorit Renier ... Girlfriend
Tony Lucatorto ... Driver
Michael Barker ... Mr. Taylor
Anita Jodelsohn ... Suzanne
Peter Ashton ... Servant
Robert Hoff ... Paramedic
Dick Valentine ... Husband in Car

Season 2, Episode 10: Return of the Turks

25 November 1978
Ponch and Jon each experience unsettling encounters with past acquaintances. A reckless driver plays bumper cars on the freeway.

Season 2, Episode 11: Supercycle

2 December 1978
An Evel Knievel-style stunt cyclist evades, outwits and embarrasses the CHP, so Harlan develops a supercycle to put Ponch on a level playing field.

Season 2, Episode 12: High Explosive

9 December 1978
Ponch and Jon befriend a fatherless country boy out of place in the big city and in big trouble for firing his pellet gun into traffic. A reckless ambulance driver threatens lives when he illegally transports cases of unstable dynamite.

Season 2, Episode 13: Down Time

16 December 1978
Ponch's personal and professional lives meet when his prized Firebird is heisted by a trio of beautiful car thieves. Determined to get it back, Ponch turns detective on his down time.

Season 2, Episode 14: Repo Man

6 January 1979
Jon's heroism makes him a reluctant local celebrity. A disreputable repo man makes life difficult for Ponch and Jon. The CHPs pull a practical joke on their published writer colleague Grossman.

Season 2, Episode 15: MAIT Team

13 January 1979
Cahill is critically injured in a multi-vehicle pile-up that claims eleven lives. Ponch and Jon are tapped to serve on the Multidisciplinary Accident Investigation Team determined to pinpoint the cause and to clear Cahill from blame.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Eric Braeden ... State Senator Bob Larwin

Michael Bell ... Bill Margolis

Carmen Argenziano ... Officer Borlov
Brianne Leary ... Officer Sindy Cahill
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz

Michael Christian ... Ken Thomas

Dan Ferrone ... Officer Anderson
Bob Hevelone ... Welch (as Robert Lone)
Scott Mulhern ... Doctor
Russell Shannon ... Citizen #1
Lorraine Barkley ... Citizen #2
Wonderful Smith ... DMV Supervisor
Peg Stewart ... Mrs. Harris
Lee Terri ... Barbara Daniels
Wade Wallace ... Construction Worker
Ingrid Wang ... Cheng

Season 2, Episode 16: Pressure Point

20 January 1979
Ponch and Jon put away their bikes and play a diplomat and his chauffeur when they go undercover to prevent a wealthy man and his beautiful granddaughter from falling victim to a violent extortion racket.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Rudy Vallee ... Arthur Forbinger

Mary Crosby ... Chris (as Mary Frances Crosby)
Tom Troupe ... Darrell Justin

Guy Stockwell ... Paul Everett
Brianne Leary ... Officer Sindy Cahill
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Douglas Fowley ... Barney (as Douglas V. Fowley)
Michael Stearns ... Guard
Phillip Moyer ... Steve Leahy
David Wiley ... George Price

Season 2, Episode 17: The Matchmakers

27 January 1979
Jon and Ponch are matchmakers for two lonely people: an officer forced to retire and a widow pressured by the city to move.

Season 2, Episode 18: Rally 'Round the Bank

3 February 1979
While investigating a string of drive-in-bank robberies, Ponch is baffled by a visit from his mother.

Season 2, Episode 19: Bio-Rhythms

17 February 1979
Ponch reconnects with Robbie, whose trucking business is at the mercy of a competitor trying to put her out of business. Meanwhile, Officer Cahill is tracking everyone's biorhythms to see if it affects their performance on the job.

Season 2, Episode 20: Quarantine

24 February 1979
A young hitchhiker with a bomb succumbs to a rare illness after being taken into custody by Jon and Ponch, putting the CHP headquarters on a quarantine alert.

Season 2, Episode 21: CHP BMX

3 March 1979
Distracted by his son's accident, Sgt. Getraer mistakenly releases a narcotics suspect.

Season 2, Episode 22: Ride the Whirlwind

10 March 1979
Jon and Ponch encounter unruly dirt bikers, a clandestine PCP operation and a macho city councilman showing off on the hillsides when they volunteer as members of a pilot trail bike team.

Season 2, Episode 23: The Greatest Adventures of CHiPs

12 May 1979
While Ponch and Jon are off in Sacramento attending a seminar, Grossman starts to collect anecdotes about the team from other officers so that - win or lose - they can give them a party, half testimonial and half roast.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello (archive footage)

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker (archive footage)

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer (also archive footage)

Katherine Cannon ... Robbie Davis (archive footage)
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza (also archive footage)
Brianne Leary ... Officer Sindy Cahill (archive footage)

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman (also archive footage)

Randi Oakes ... Kim Balford (archive footage)

Robbie Rist ... (archive footage)
Lew Saunders ... Officer Gene Fritz (also archive footage)

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Christian Zika ... Chris Roberts (archive footage)

Season 3


Season 3, Episode 1: Roller Disco: Part 1

22 September 1979
Poncherello is head of the CHP entertainment committee for the annual Skate with the Stars charity. Thieves on roller skates create problems for Ponch and Jon.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Leif Garrett ... Jimmy Tyler

Bill Daily ... Balford

Larry Linville ... Carlin

Fred Williamson ... Ty

Jim Brown ... Romo

Helena Kallianiotes ... Lita

Kathrine Baumann ... Sorrell (as Katherine Baumann)
Bobby Rolofson ... Mark
Kaye Stevens ... Woman in Phonebooth

Larry Storch ... Franco

Ed McMahon ... Ed McMahon

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Pamela Bowman ... Bettina
Mike Minor ... Doctor

Jack Collins ... Store Manager
Stuart Dillon ... Diner
Jack Frey ... Waiter

Bobby Herbeck ... Peddler
Claudia Bryar ... Matronly Lady
Chuck Hayward ... Limousine Driver

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark
Jan Aujay ... Herself

Robert Starr ... Brian

Season 3, Episode 2: Roller Disco: Part 2

22 September 1979
Ponch and Jon continue pursuing the roller skating smash and grab thieves. Jon helps a famous musician who is exhausted and disillusioned. Meanwhile, Ponch is running out of time to find celebrities for the CHP Skate with the Stars charity.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Leif Garrett ... Jimmy Tyler

Bill Daily ... Balford

Larry Linville ... Carlin

Fred Williamson ... Ty

Jim Brown ... Romo

Helena Kallianiotes ... Lita

Kathrine Baumann ... Sorrell (as Katherine Baumann)
Bobby Rolofson ... Mark
Kaye Stevens ... Woman in Phonebooth

Larry Storch ... Franco

Ed McMahon ... Ed McMahon

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Pamela Bowman ... Bettina

Robert Starr ... Brian
Jan Aujay ... Jan Aujay
Stuart Dillon ... Diner
Jack Frey ... Waiter

Bobby Herbeck ... Peddler
John Starr ... Fan
Chuck Hayward ... Limousine Driver

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Melissa Sue Anderson ... Melissa Sue Anderson (uncredited)

Vivian Blaine ... Vivian Blaine (uncredited)

Todd Bridges ... Todd Bridges (uncredited)

Ruth Buzzi ... Ruth Buzzi (uncredited)

Michael Cole ... Michael Cole (uncredited)

Wesley Eure ... Wesley Eure (uncredited)

Antonio Fargas ... Antonio Fargas (uncredited)

Victor French ... Vicotor French (uncredited)

Gwynne Gilford ... Gwynne Gilford (uncredited)

Dody Goodman ... Dody Goodman (uncredited)

Dan Haggerty ... Dan Haggerty (uncredited)

Richard Hatch ... Richard Hatch (uncredited)

Earl Holliman ... Earl Holliman (uncredited)
Jackie Joseph ... Jackie Joseph (uncredited)
Dianne Kay ... Dianne Kay (uncredited)

Nancy Kulp ... Nancy Kulp (uncredited)

Tina Louise ... Tina Louise (uncredited)

BarBara Luna ... BarBara Luna (uncredited)

Peter Lupus ... Peter Lupus (uncredited)
Robert Mandan ... Robert Mandan (uncredited)

Peter Marshall ... Peter Marshall (uncredited)

Philip McKeon ... Philip McKeon (uncredited)

Lee Meriwether ... Lee Meriweather (uncredited)

Connie Needham ... Connie Needham (uncredited)

Richard Paul ... Richard Paul (uncredited)

George Peppard ... George Peppard (uncredited)

Jo Ann Pflug ... Herself (uncredited)

Dana Plato ... Dana Plato (uncredited)

Andrew Prine ... Andrew Prine (uncredited)
Johnnie Ray ... Himself (uncredited)

Madlyn Rhue ... Madlyn Rhue (uncredited)

Adam Rich ... Adam Rich (uncredited)

Susan Richardson ... Susan Richardson (uncredited)
Tommy Sexton ... Drummer (uncredited)

Jenny Sherman ... Jon's Date (uncredited)
Brett Somers ... Brett Somers (uncredited)

Vic Tayback ... Vic Tayback (uncredited)

Dick Van Patten ... Dick Van Patten (uncredited)

Cindy Williams ... Cindy Williams (uncredited)

Jo Anne Worley ... Jo Anne Worley (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 3: Valley Go Home!

29 September 1979
Jon and Ponch try to mediate a turf dispute between some surfer dudes and some Hispanics from the Valley.

Season 3, Episode 4: High Octane

6 October 1979
Sgt. Getraer is injured by thieves who are afraid they will be caught stealing gas using a tanker truck. Ponch takes Sarge's place as the referee for a CHP sponsored kids' roller hockey game.

Season 3, Episode 5: Death Watch

13 October 1979
A man who commits insurance fraud by deliberately causing accidents on the freeway creates a deadly situation. Baricza is injured and another CHP officer is killed.

Season 3, Episode 6: Counterfeit

20 October 1979
Counterfeiters working out of a church are creating phony $20 bills and passing them around L.A. Even Ponch receives some of the fake bills.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Andrew Duggan ... Chester Murphy

Billy Barty ... James O'Hara

Fred Beir ... Evan Whitlock
Randy Kirby ... Ed Murphy
Minda Burr ... Heather

Ralph Meeker ... Jerry Borgman
Joseph Della Sorte ... Ross Genelli

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner
Jerome Guardino ... Delgado

Richard Narita ... Counterman
Maggie Malooly ... Lady in Bar
Bert Williams ... Attendant
Janet Bedin ... Jenny
Tain Bodkin ... Carl
Walt Davis ... Pete Sturgis
Maria Diane ... Karen
Art Kimbro ... Messenger
Richard Ianniciello ... Driver
Timothy 'Toes' Erwin ... First Boy (as Timothy Erwin)
Mitchell Laurance ... Second Boy (as Mitch Laurence)
Frederick Tully ... Bob Higgins (as Fred Tully)

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark
Janet Bedin ... Jenny
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Bert Williams ... Attendant

Season 3, Episode 7: Return of the Supercycle

27 October 1979
Ponch and Jon are chasing someone who looks like the daredevil motorcyclist, Roy Yarnell, whom they encountered last year. Ponch is injured. Jon goes to see Roy, but he claims it's not him. That's when Jon asks Getraer to let him use the Supercycle which they used to catch Roy last time.

Season 3, Episode 8: Hot Wheels

3 November 1979
Ponch is still in the hospital. Meanwhile, the CHP is busy with thieves who are using city trucks to commit their crimes.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Andrew Robinson ... Bill Clayton

Jared Martin ... Bright

Martin Kove ... Sherwood
Jeff Morris ... LeMasters

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner

Peter Looney ... Hugh
Richard Lockmiller ... Jewelry Store Owner
Bob Balhatchet ... Warren

Anne Ramsey ... Nurse Betty Jo
Arthur Adams ... Stenberg
Tiger Joe Marsh ... Foreman
Cristina Cummings ... Bank Teller

Tammy Taylor ... Girl in Car Accident

Tom Logan ... Boy #1 (as Thomas Logan)
Danie-Wade Dalton ... Boy #2 in Car Accident (as Danie Wade Dalton)
Lilibet Stern ... Nurse Dotty
Debbie Kaine ... Nurse Lisa
Tracy Landis ... Nurse Debbie (as Tracy Lynne Landis)

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Season 3, Episode 9: Drive, Lady, Drive: Part 1

10 November 1979
Due to a police strike, Getraer asks Ponch and Jon to work in Palma Vista. There they meet a beautiful female race car driver, Candi Wright. She finds a traumatized little girl at a fire who won't tell them who she is or where she's from.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Helen Baron ... Mrs. Wright
William Bronder ... Sal Panello

June Christopher ... Miss Rudd
Jordan Clarke ... Croyden

Joe Davis ... Good Looking Man #2

Robert Ellenstein ... Whaley

Frank Farmer ... Frank
John Gibson ... Good Looking Man

Bruce Glover ... Chuck Harris

Tracey Gold ... Donna
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Kelly Harmon ... Candi Wright

Grainger Hines ... Bristow
Kurt Ida ... Bobby Chambers

Brion James ... Ackerman
David Johnston ... Elmer
Debbie Kaine ... Trophy Girl

Leon Isaac Kennedy ... Officer Lenny Powell

John Kerry ... Webner
William Long Jr. ... NASCAR Official

Quinn O'Hara ... Mrs. Hastings

Dick O'Neill ... McNabb

Simon Oakland ... Bruno
Anthony Palmer ... Toby
Don Ross ... Mr. Wright
David Starwalt ... Dicky
Wayne Storm ... Ben

Season 3, Episode 10: Drive, Lady, Drive: Part 2

10 November 1979
Donna is sent back to her foster home but Candi voices her concerns to the social worker. The CHP get closer to busting a hijacking ring based in Palma Vista.

Season 3, Episode 11: The Watch Commander

17 November 1979
The new watch commander visits Central and begins hassling everyone for violating minor regulations. Even Getraer does not agree with the reprimands. The CHP is looking for thieves stealing trucks from loading docks.

Season 3, Episode 12: Destruction Derby

24 November 1979
Ponch and Jon are given an undercover assignment that involves racing in the demolition derby. Ponch becomes interested in a mysterious female driver.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Billy Green Bush ... Bones Bateman

Angel Tompkins ... Billy Wakefield / Laurie Windsor

Dick DeCoit ... Chet Lindford

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza
Alan Beckwith ... Junkyard Worker

Anna Mathias ... Rachel
Cynthia Gable ... Sarah

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Kathryn Harrold ... Woman in the Pits (uncredited)
Phil Rizzuto ... Ascot Park Announcer (voice) (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 13: Second Chance

1 December 1979
Ponch and Jon are after jewelry thieves who use stolen motorcycles for quick getaways. The CHP holds a fun fair for kids in physical therapy. Ponch attempts to befriend a girl paralyzed after the thief hit her bicycle.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
David James Carroll ... Chuck (as David-James Carroll)
Dana Laurita ... Keli Adams

Kristine DeBell ... Peggy

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner

Lynne Marie Stewart ... Nancy
Ben Van Vacter ... Danny
Nancy Hinman ... Lori
Terri Lynn Wood ... T.C.
Derek Murcott ... Mr.Dawson
Rik Colitti ... Galagos

Robert Dowdell ... Mr. Adams

Ellyn Stern ... Mrs. Adams
Tifni Twitchell ... First Woman
Mallory Sandler ... Second Woman
Bobby Baum ... Man
Derek Wilcox ... Timmy

Steven Mond ... Wheelchair Patient
Tarumi Takagi ... Susie
David Yanez ... Starter
Charles Hart ... Second Wheelchair Patient

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark
Garrick Russell ... Hospital Kid (uncredited)

Rick Springfield ... Guy at Accident Scene (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 14: Wheeling

8 December 1979
Ponch and Jon have to deal with disabled men who think they get a special pass when it comes to safety. They are a hazard both on and off the road.

Season 3, Episode 15: Christmas Watch

15 December 1979
The Christmas season doesn't mean any less work for Jon and Ponch. At the community church, thieves run off with a 15th century bell that means a great deal to the local kids. The thieves also operate a car-theft ring and prey on unsuspecting car sellers by taking the cars for a test drive and not returning. When the criminals get into an auto accident, their strange behavior gives them away and they are arrested.

Season 3, Episode 16: Jailbirds

12 January 1980
Ponch and Jon both end up in jail for contempt when they refuse to reveal the identity of their informant in court. Getraer has the rest of his officers look for more evidence to get them out.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Edward Grover ... Sam Weber

Don 'Red' Barry ... Marty Ballard

Andy Romano ... Ron Simon

Allan Rich ... Judge Towers

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner

Michael Potter ... Deputy
Ray Duke ... Nick Ferris

Arthur Roberts ... Policeman
Gene Boland ... Collins (as Gene Bolande)

Martin Beck ... Prisoner #2
James Jeter ... Charlie
Fredrick Franklin ... Drunk (as Fredric Franklin)
Anthony Mannino ... 1st Plain Clothes Man (as R. Anthony Mannino)
Zale Kessler ... Motorist
Betty A. Bridges ... Employee (as Betty Bridges)

Greg Finley ... Bailiff
Chuck Wells ... Prisoner #1
Michael Barker ... Passenger

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Season 3, Episode 17: E.M.T.

19 January 1980
Ponch signs himself and Jon up for an EMT class at UCLA thinking they would get overtime pay and less time on the freeway. He was wrong. Plus their teacher is a fireman whom they angered that same morning by giving him a ticket.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

William Smith ... Michael Adams

Ellen Geer ... Margo Adams

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Dennis Dimster ... Jimmy

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner
Dago Dimster ... Bobby
Ross Borden ... Man with Camera

Charles Howerton ... Colson (as Chuck Howerton)
Harv Selsby ... Korbel
Pat Petersen ... Warren (as Patrick Petersen)
Trevor Henley ... Waters
Colleen Kelly ... Stewardess
Kallie Gross ... Stewardess

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark
Robert Hoff ... Paramedic (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 18: Kidnap

26 January 1980
Two mischievous boys being escorted by John and Ponch get more than they bargained for when the Rolls Royce in which they are hiding is stolen by 2 desperate fugitives.

Season 3, Episode 19: Off Road

2 February 1980
Jon brings Ponch along to compete in a desert off road race. They meet pretty girls and thieves searching for stolen gold.

Season 3, Episode 20: Tow Truck Lady

9 February 1980
A tow truck driver, who is friends with Jon and Ponch, is in debt after his wife passed away. He is now stealing cars to pay off a loan shark.

Season 3, Episode 21: The Strippers

16 February 1980
Jon's girlfriend has her Mercedes stolen by car strippers. There are also drug smugglers working in the same area. Ponch and Jon start stepping on the toes of the DEA.

Season 3, Episode 22: Thrill Show

23 February 1980
Bonnie needs to make a decision between staying with the CHP or joining a friend who works with the Joie Chitwood Thrill Show.

Season 3, Episode 23: Nightingale

23 March 1980
A woman treats accident victims and then disappears. It turns out she's not a doctor. Ponch and John help her get certified so she can do it legally.

Season 3, Episode 24: Dynamite Alley

30 March 1980
Bonnie is hospitalized after a serious car accident. A funny car show is in town which leads to the CHP dealing with many interesting cars on the streets.

Season 4


Season 4, Episode 1: Go-Cart Terror

21 September 1980
There is a Go-Cart race between a club organized by the CHP, against a club organized by firefighters. They also have to find a few burglars.

Season 4, Episode 2: Sick Leave

28 September 1980
The CHiPs try to persuade a fellow officer to take sick leave after he takes unnecessary risks.

Season 4, Episode 3: To Your Health

5 October 1980
A farmer believes a large agricultural company is sabotaging his trucks to shut down his business. Ponch goes on a health kick to impress women who own a health food store.

Season 4, Episode 4: The Poachers

19 October 1980
While chasing poachers in the woods, Ponch and Jon encounter a man of Native American descent who wants to teach his grandson how to survive in the wilderness.

Season 4, Episode 5: The Great 5K Star Race and Boulder Wrap Party: Part 1

7 December 1980
Ponch is looking for celebrities to participate in a fundraiser. Jon helps a boy who wants Jon to be his Big Brother.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Ken Berry ... Kelly

Don Galloway ... Steve Marshall
Felicia Jeter ... Felicia Jeter

Tammy Lauren ... Cheryl Marshall

Tina Louise ... Edie Marshall

Alex Rocco ... Ansgar

Ronnie Scribner ... Dane

Milton Berle ... Milton Berle

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner

Ellen Geer ... Julie Barris
Victor Holchak ... Colby
Robert Hackman ... Furrier (as Bob Hackman)
William Boyett ... Rhodes (as Bill Boyett)
Sandy Lipton ... Mrs. Bosco
Kimberly Alexander ... Wendy
Robin Evans ... Roberta
Jerome Guardino ... Vendor
Cindy Harrell ... Chris
Kevin King ... Racer
Michael O'Leary ... Bernie

Heidi Bohay ... Corky

Paddi Edwards ... Fur Lady (as Paddy Edwards)
Dana Halsted ... Carole
Cathy Cook ... Hot Tub Girl
Kim North ... Hot Tub Girl

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Betsy Palmer ... Betsy Palmer (uncredited)

Season 4, Episode 6: The Great 5K Star Race and Boulder Wrap Party: Part 2

7 December 1980
Attempts are made to remove a large boulder which is putting Milton Berle's home in danger. The CHP fundraiser is a success with plenty of celebrities participating.

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Ken Berry ... Kelly

Don Galloway ... Steve
Felicia Jeter ... Felicia Jeter

Tammy Lauren ... Cheryl

Tina Louise ... Edie

Alex Rocco ... Ansgar

Ronnie Scribner ... Dane

Milton Berle ... Milton Berle

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner

Ellen Geer ... Julie Barris
Victor Holchak ... Colby
Robert Hackman ... Furrier (as Bob Hackman)
William Boyett ... Rhodes (as Bill Boyett)
Sandy Lipton ... Mrs. Bosco
Kimberly Alexander ... Wendy
Robin Evans ... Roberta
Jerome Guardino ... Vendor
Cindy Harrell ... Chris
Kevin King ... Racer
Michael O'Leary ... Bernie

Heidi Bohay ... Corky

Paddi Edwards ... Fur Lady (as Paddy Edwards)
Dana Halsted ... Carole
Cathy Cook ... Hot Tub Girl
Kim North ... Hot Tub Girl

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Conrad Bain ... Himself (uncredited)

Lynn Borden ... Herself (uncredited)

Todd Bridges ... Himself (uncredited)
Candi Brough ... Herself (uncredited)
Randi Brough ... Herself (uncredited)

Joyce Bulifant ... Herself (uncredited)

Gary Burghoff ... Himself (uncredited)

Dean Butler ... Himself (uncredited)

Ruth Buzzi ... Herself (uncredited)

Brian Patrick Clarke ... Himself (uncredited)

Quinn Cummings ... Herself (uncredited)
Altovise Davis ... Herself (uncredited)

Elinor Donahue ... Herself (uncredited)

John Ericson ... Himself (uncredited)

Wesley Eure ... Himself (uncredited)

Gil Gerard ... Himself (uncredited)

Dody Goodman ... Herself (uncredited)
Lynne Gordon ... Herself (uncredited)

David Groh ... Himself (uncredited)

Tom Hallick ... Himself (uncredited)

Earl Holliman ... Himself (uncredited)

Charlene Holt ... Herself (uncredited)
Johnny ... Himself (uncredited)
Jackie Joseph ... Herself (uncredited)
Amanda Horan Kennedy ... Barbara Horan (uncredited)

Brian Kerwin ... Himself (uncredited)

Richard Kline ... Himself (uncredited)

Nancy Kulp ... Herself (uncredited)

Audrey Landers ... Herself (uncredited)

Judy Landers ... Herself (uncredited)
Robert Mandan ... Himself (uncredited)

Rose Marie ... Herself (uncredited)

Peter Marshall ... Himself (uncredited)

Linda McCullough ... Herself (uncredited)

Lee Meriwether ... Herself (uncredited)

Donna Mills ... Herself (uncredited)

Merlin Olsen ... Himself (uncredited)

Betsy Palmer ... Herself (uncredited)

Richard Paul ... Himself (uncredited)

George Peppard ... Himself (uncredited)

Jo Ann Pflug ... Herself (uncredited)
Johnnie Ray ... Himself (uncredited)

Madlyn Rhue ... Herself (uncredited)

Susan Richardson ... Herself (uncredited)
Brett Somers ... Herself (uncredited)

Shawn Stevens ... Himself (uncredited)

Vic Tayback ... Himself (uncredited)

Daniel J. Travanti ... Himself (uncredited)

Dick Van Patten ... Himself (uncredited)

James Van Patten ... Himself (uncredited)

Robert Walden ... Himself (uncredited)

Marcia Wallace ... Herself (uncredited)

Laurie Walters ... Herself (uncredited)

Michael Warren ... Himself (uncredited)

Cindy Williams ... Herself (uncredited)
Sheila Wills ... Herself (uncredited)

Chuck Woolery ... Himself (uncredited)

Season 4, Episode 7: Satan's Angels

14 December 1980
Officer Bonnie Clark is kidnapped by members of a biker gang.

Season 4, Episode 8: Wheels of Justice

21 December 1980
Ponch and Jon try to keep both a dangerous drunk driver and a habitual reckless driver off the streets. A gas main breaks at the hospital. Central takes in an entire maternity ward until the babies can be transported.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer
Christine Belford ... Denise
Joshua Bryant ... Arthur
Christiane Delisle ... Janice (as Christine DeLisle)

Basil Hoffman ... Stan West

Devon Ericson ... Judy

David Spielberg ... Ted Stern

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner
John Biroc ... Paramedic
David Bowman ... Administrator
Judie Carroll ... Woman Driver
Rita Crafts ... Judge
John Kelly ... Judge
Charity James ... Chris
Miki McKenzie ... Pam (as Micki McKenzie)
Thomas Myers ... Injured Motorist
Joan Patta ... Rita

Mary Linda Phillips ... Hostess (as Linda Phillips)
Jack Philpot ... Court Clerk

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark
Rana Ford ... Female Black Police Officer (uncredited)

Season 4, Episode 9: Crash Course

4 January 1981
Sonny Matson is a getaway driver who was recently released and back on the streets committing robberies. Ponch has difficulties with his bank account.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Don Stroud ... Richard 'Sonny' Matson
Burr DeBenning ... Peter Dyle
Leigh French ... Jackie

Gino Conforti ... Mr. Burns

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner
Louise Lewis ... Ms. Rogers (as Louise Fitch)
Tammy Alverson ... Ms. Stacy
Fil Formicola ... Mechanic
William Mims ... Cliff Hanson
James Michael Bailey ... Man in Liquor Store
Ed Dogan ... Mr. Ryan
Elizabeth Herbert ... Female Attendant
Alyscia Maxwell ... Woman at Bus Station
John Voldstad ... Male Attendant
Tom Regan ... Store Manager

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Season 4, Episode 10: Forty Tons of Trouble

11 January 1981
Thieves are stealing large construction equipment. The CHP officers also chipped in to buy a dragster.

Season 4, Episode 11: 11-99: Officer Needs Help

18 January 1981
A new dispatcher is having trouble handling calls. The CHP try out a new device that sends out an emergency signal when an officer is down.

Season 4, Episode 12: Home Fires Burning

1 February 1981
Arsonists are setting fires to RVs in an insurance scam.

Season 4, Episode 13: Sharks

22 February 1981
Ponch and Jon stumble across a drug smuggling ring while scuba diving.

Season 4, Episode 14: Ponch's Angels: Part 1

28 February 1981
Ponch is assigned to train a female motorcycle officer who shares many of his rebellious traits; CHP officers try to recapture an escaped prisoner.

Season 4, Episode 15: Ponch's Angels: Part 2

1 March 1981
Jon, his female trainee and the rest of the CHP officers must work together to shut down the marina operation and recapture the escaped prisoner.

Season 4, Episode 16: Karate

8 March 1981
Ponch uses karate to try and convince kids at a youth center to stay away from gangs and drugs.

Season 4, Episode 17: New Guy in Town

15 March 1981
There's a new rookie officer working with the CHP. A man is trying to avenge his brother's death by trying to kill Ponch and Jon.

Season 4, Episode 18: The Hawk and the Hunter

5 April 1981
Barizca's father, a crop duster, is being threatened by someone who believes the chemicals he is using are dangerous. When Barizca also learns that his father is not physically able to fly, he decides to take some time off to fill in for him. Jon tries to find the man threatening Barizca. He also tries to get the Barizcas to talk as Barry will have to make a choice if he will stay with the CHP or quit to work for his father full-time.

Season 4, Episode 19: Vigilante

3 May 1981
A criminal whom Getraer arrested is back and is terrorizing his family. At the same time a newly formed watch group tries to help by calling the cops when they come across a crime. But one of the members who lost a family member takes things too far.

Season 4, Episode 20: Dead Man's Riddle

10 May 1981
After joining the Accident Investigation Team, a psychologist fears she may have accidentally caused an accident; the CHP team recreates a crash.

Season 4, Episode 21: A Simple Operation

17 May 1981
When Getraer is injured he is brought to the hospital. While there and under sedation he sees someone do something to the man in the room with him. While trying to find out who the perpetrator is, the man tries to take Getraer out.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

James Sloyan ... Dr. Patterson

A Martinez ... Dr. Rhodes
Catherine Campbell ... Kelly

Ben Hammer ... Mr. Cassidy

Gwynne Gilford ... Betty Getraer

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Michael Dorn ... Officer Jebediah Turner

Eugene Butler ... Conners

Lane Davies ... Karl Wilson

Jack Collins ... Lem Dover
Eileen Saki ... Nurse Mishimo
Dan Hamilton ... Crocker

Karen Austin ... Woman with Rabbit
Jack Lukes ... Sgt. Bates
Charles Parks ... Lt. Shain
Clint Young ... Hospital Guard
Kim Sudol ... O.R. Nurse
Freddye Chapman ... Clerk
Steven Arnold ... Dr. Arnold (as Steven Arnold M.D.)

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Season 5


Season 5, Episode 1: Suicide Stunt

4 October 1981
The CHP is keeping an eye on a motorcycle star from Hungary (still under Soviet rule) who is in town for a benefit.

Season 5, Episode 2: Vagabonds

11 October 1981
A family of con artists are operating in the area. Jon and Ponch meet the son of one of them before they knew of them. At the same time the mother of the son wants her husband to go straight but his brother won't let him.

Season 5, Episode 3: Moonlight

18 October 1981
Toxic waste is being dumped. Jon and Ponch have their four-year anniversary for riding together, and Ponch works an off-duty detail on a movie set.

Season 5, Episode 4: The Killer Indy

25 October 1981
The CHP is looking for a biker gang who goes around racing in the streets and who were also responsible for an accident. New CHP officer Steve McLeish thinks that the gang is trying to emulate something McLeish calls an Indy which is a motorcycle race. And it turns out his brother Toro's considered to be the best at it. And the leader is challenging him. And it turns out that his other brother, Ted hangs with the gang.

Season 5, Episode 5: Weed Wars

31 October 1981
When a young boy witnesses an accident caused by feuding drug syndicates reckless driving along a mountain road. Jon and Ponch take the case.

Season 5, Episode 6: Anything But the Truth

8 November 1981
Jon's new girlfriend is the only eye witness of the man who has been conducting a string of hit and run robberies. However, she is a compulsive liar, and any testimony she gives isn't credible.

Season 5, Episode 7: Bomb Run

15 November 1981
Baricza is suspicious when his old girlfriend, who's afraid of flying, is going to perform in the air show.

Season 5, Episode 8: Diamond in the Rough

22 November 1981
Thieves are planning a con job. Before the job takes place, they are in a hit and run crash with a friend of Sgt. Getrear's son, who is taken in by the Getrears. Jon investigates the crash and finds there is more involved than a crash.

Erik Estrada ... Officer Frank Poncherello (credit only)

Larry Wilcox ... Officer Jon Baker

Robert Pine ... Sgt. Joseph Getraer

Henry Jones ... Dutton

Gwynne Gilford ... Betty Getraer

Nicky Katt ... Pat McGuire

Stephen Davies ... Bill McGuire

Marc Alaimo ... Zager

Caitlyn Jenner ... Officer Steve McLeish (as Bruce Jenner)

Paul Linke ... Officer Arthur Grossman

Lou Wagner ... Harlan Arliss
Brodie Greer ... Officer Barry Baricza

Rossie Harris ... Timmy Getraer

Deborah Fallender ... Lois

Dan Hewitt Owens ... Kelly Shaw (as Dan Owens)

Starletta DuPois ... Lauren Collier (as Starletta Du Pois)
Elsie Caitlin ... Josie
Albert Henderson ... Dixie
Britt Leach ... Cecil Adino
Lou Tiano ... Maury
Alex Rodine ... Weiss
Nat Jones ... Jake
Charles McDaniel ... Manager

Randi Oakes ... Officer Bonnie Clark

Season 5, Episode 9: Finders Keepers

29 November 1981
A stolen car causes problems for Steve McLeish, Jon meets a popular singer, and a bounty hunter is trying to get a fugitive back to Texas.

Season 5, Episode 10: Fast Money

5 December 1981
Thieves are ripping off couriers on the freeway using a unique method, Ponch has to find a new apartment, and Jon is dating one of Ponch's neighbors who becomes Ponch's temporary roommate.

Season 5, Episode 11: Concours d'Elegance

13 December 1981
Ponch and Jon investigate a wealthy man who is ripping off his family's charity car auction.

Season 5, Episode 12: Mitchell & Woods

18 December 1981
In a spin-off episode, Ocean City PD motorcycle officers Paula Woods and Melanie Mitchell are promoted to detective and investigate a murder.