Bicycle officers patrol Santa Monica, California.

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Bill Nuss
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Series cast summary:
Jim Davidson ...  T.C. Callaway / ... 101 episodes, 1996-2000
Paula Trickey ...  Cory McNamara / ... 101 episodes, 1996-2000
Darlene Vogel ...  Chris Kelly / ... 83 episodes, 1996-2000
Marcos A. Ferraez ...  Victor Del Toro / ... 58 episodes, 1996-1999
Rick Rossovich ...  Lt. Anthony Palermo 57 episodes, 1996-1998
Shanna Moakler ...  Off. Monica Harper / ... 44 episodes, 1998-2000
Jeff Stearns ...  Off. Russ Granger / ... 44 episodes, 1998-2000
Amy Hunter ...  Jamie Strickland 44 episodes, 1998-2000
Mario Lopez ...  Police Officer Bobby Cruz 44 episodes, 1998-2000
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This flashy cop series is all about the bicycle patrol of the Santa Monica Police Department, in which the officers and their flashy equipment are as young and casual as their work area, mainly the beach, and as agile and well-trained on their bikes as traditional mounted police on horseback. The bulk of their work is prevention and petty crime, such as pickpockets and purse-snatchers, but of course the more spectacular atypical cases, often one-offs, sometimes even involving the FBI, get extra attention. No less attention is paid to the relationships between all these hotshots (some change during the series), young and ambitious, sexy and horny, so there's lots of temptation, amorous and professional rivalry, conflicting personal and professional interests. Of course this causes most worries for their commanding Lieutenant, usually the one who has to deal with the regular hierarchy above him, originally Anthony Palermo, later on the very former rookie who long gave him most cause for... Written by KGF Vissers

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For the episode featuring a potato gun, the crew was required to have an engineer and officer from the ATF on hand to supervise construction and firing of the firearm, and making sure everything was properly licensed. See more »

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Bike safety is important. Wear your helmet. See more »

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Referenced in WWE Raw: Bret Hart Reflects (1996) See more »

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bicycle cops in sunny LA
1 July 1999 | by the_oakSee all my reviews

These cops are looked down upon by the real cops driving cars or motorcycles. But when they chase after a bad guy, its as if gravity is removed, and they can do anything with their 5000 dollar bicycles. Leutenant Palermo played by Rick Rossovich has a strange habit of keeping one sock up to his knee, and the other tucked down to his ankle. An he talks funny. This is Baywatch on wheels.


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English

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2 March 1996 (USA) See more »

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Pacific Blue See more »

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Santa Monica, California, USA See more »

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