The pair are sent to transport a prisoner from the Sheriff's office in Malibu back to LA due to traffic warrants. Unknown to everyone he is a witness to a gangland murder and a hit has been ordered on him. Their patrol car has a tire shot out in an ambush and they find themselves isolated in the hills of the area and no radio contact. Reed goes for help but is captured by the hit men. Malloy and their passenger steal the hit man's car and make it to a phone. A helicopter search ensues for the two hit men and Reed. However, Reed is able to overpower them. Written by
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The letters spelling out "Plymouth" on the hood of the captain's car are covered with silver tape. In both "Adam-12" and "Dragnet" this was a common practice if a vehicle's make was highly obvious. See more
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