21 Jump Street (1987–1991)

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The cases of an undercover police unit composed of young looking officers specializing in youth crime.

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 Officer Judy Hoffs (102 episodes, 1987-1991)
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 Captain Adam Fuller / ... (97 episodes, 1987-1991)
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 Officer Doug Penhall (90 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 Officer Tom Hanson (82 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 Officer Harry Truman Ioki / ... (82 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 Sal 'Blowfish' Banducci / ... (42 episodes, 1987-1990)
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21 Jump Street is the headquarters for a squad of police officers who specialize in investigations relating to young people. Each of the Jump St. personnel was selected for their ability to pass for high school or college students, allowing them to operate undercover in areas where it is difficult for regular police officers to blend in unnoticed. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

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Too cool for school.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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12 April 1987 (USA)  »

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Comando especial  »

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(103 episodes)

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Barney Martin had two different guest roles on the series: once as Tom Hanson's partner in the Pilot and once playing an alleged kidnapper in the episode 21 Jump Street: In the Custody of a Clown (1987). See more »

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Throughout the first season Hansen repeatedly says "tail" when his mouth obviously says "ass." This was a post-production change in response to network censorship, who thought the word "ass" was inappropriate. See more »

Quotes

Busdriver: Hey, hey, hey, hey. Where's your bus pass?
Off. Doug Penhall: [as Doug McQuaid] My dog ate it.
Off. Tom Hanson #2: [as Tommy McQuaid] I got the same dog.
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Referenced in California Dreams: 21 Jake Street (1993) See more »

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By Liam Sternberg
Arranged and produced by Jay Gruska
Sung by Holly Robinson Peete (as Holly Robinson)
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reminder
8 June 2002 | by (Madison, Wisconsin) – See all my reviews

This television series held its own. I remember waiting patiently for the next episode to air when I was 13 and loving every second of it. Call it contrived and superficial, but I grew up with Judy Hoffs, Tom Hansen, Doug Penhall, Harry Ioki, Adam Fuller, and Dennis Booker....and I loved every second of it! Johnny Depp might renounce the fact that he was ever connected with this show, but it provided hours of entertainment for many individuals. For me, it is a reminder of a time in my youth where I was completely innocent.


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