Picket Fences (1992–1996)

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An aging sheriff tries to keep the peace in a small town plagued by bizarre and violent crimes.

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 Sheriff Jimmy Brock (87 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Dr. Jill Brock (87 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Kenny Lacos (87 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Maxine Stewart (87 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Kimberly Brock (87 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Matthew Brock (87 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Zachary Brock (87 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Douglas Wambaugh / ... (86 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Judge Henry Bone / ... (80 episodes, 1992-1996)
Kelly Connell ...
 Carter Pike (73 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Ginny Weedon (44 episodes, 1992-1994)
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 D.A. John Littleton / ... (38 episodes, 1993-1995)
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Picket Fences deals with life in a small town - in this case the town of Rome, Wisconsin; it centers around the Brock Family. Jimmy Brock is the Sheriff of the town and likes to think he's the center of attention. His wife Jill is the town doctor; they have three children: Kimberly, 18, Matthew, 13 and Zachary, 10. A lot happens in this small town from bizarre murders to rape, assault, drunk driving, kidnapping & spontaneous human combustion. It seems that all the crimes that have occurred in the whole of the United States have at one point or another happened in Rome and they have to deal with it in their own quirky way. Written by dirk-79

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There are two communities named Rome in Wisconsin. One is an Adams county resort town with a population of around 2,500 and the other is a Jefferson County unincorporated town with a population of under 600. Neither Rome is in proximity to Green Bay. Hogan County, the location of Rome is fictional (there is no county named Hogan in any of the 50 states). See more »

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Jill: We killed him, Jimmy. He pulled the trigger, but this town killed Adam Wood.
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Just lovely
2 May 2003 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

When ever I open the television and Picket fences is coming, I get a satisfactioned smile on my face and I crawl into sofa to enjoy. Today I saw the very emotional episode "Frogman returns" and now I´m sure that this is one of the greatest American series ever showd onto the daylight. Like many others have said, it has something for everyone. Drama, jokes, family moments, moral questions, children, teens, funny moments, emotional moments... LIFE. And it hasn´t really aged at all. I highly recommend it to everyone.


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