The missions of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Emergency Services Detail.
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1981   1979  

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 Deputy Theodore Roosevelt 'Trap' Applegate III 16 episodes, 1979-1981
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 Deputy Dwayne 'Thib' Thibideaux 13 episodes, 1979
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 Deputy Morgan Wainwright 13 episodes, 1979
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 Big Bird 13 episodes, 1979
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240-ROBERT followed the exploits of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Emergency Services Detail. Utilizing helicopters, boats and a customized Ford Bronco, the team managed to extract hapless citizens from various dangerous situations. The series was based on the real life 240 unit of the Sheriff's Department. Written by Chris Fontaine <fontain1@pilot.msu.edu>

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28 August 1979 (USA)  »

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Pelastusryhmä 240-Robert  »

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1.33 : 1
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Mark Harmon sang Saddle my Dreams. See more »

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240-Robert should be released to home video!
12 May 2001 | by See all my reviews

I love the police-type of TV shows and 240-Robert is one of my favorites! Mark Harmon, John Bennett Perry and Joanna Cassidy made a GREAT team! The characters sense of humor and professionalism made this show very believable. I remember seeing this show as a kid and thinking how proud it must be to serve as a Deputy Sheriff. I hope to visit the old 240-Robert station in California some day. I hear that it is a lifeguard station located off Pacific Coast Highway.

Perhaps 240-Robert will show up in reruns someday? That would truly be an AWESOME day indeed!


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