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C.O.P.S. 

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A team of specially enhanced policemen fights crime in the year 2020.
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Series cast summary:
Ken Ryan Ken Ryan ...  Agent Baldwin P. 'Bulletproof' Vess 35 episodes, 1988-1989
Zevi Wolmark Zevi Wolmark ...  Robin Wade 35 episodes, 1988-1989
Len Carlson Len Carlson ...  Brandon 'Big Boss' Babel / ... 33 episodes, 1988-1989
Paul De La Rosa ...  Berserko 24 episodes, 1988-1989
Ron Rubin ...  Dr. Badvibes 19 episodes, 1988-1989
Mary Long Mary Long ...  Officer Tina 'Mainframe' Cassidy / ... 19 episodes, 1988
Darrin Baker ...  Officer Donny 'Hardtop' Brooks 16 episodes, 1988
John Stocker John Stocker ...  Sgt. P.J. 'Longarm' O'Malley 15 episodes, 1988-1989
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Storyline

Set in the year 2020, The Central Organization of Police Specialists (C.O.P.S.) is a special group of policemen with cyborg enhancements that strengthen each member's particular talents. Their mission is to fight crime in the metropolis of Empire City, with their main enemy being crimelord 'The Big Boss' and his goons. Written by Jonathan D. H. Parshall <parshall@citcom.net>

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Fighting crime in a future time


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English

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5 October 1988 (USA) See more »

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C.O.P.S (Central Organization of Police Specialists) See more »

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DIC Entertainment, Hasbro See more »
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Color
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The show was known as "C.O.P.S." until the prime time reality show Cops (1989) hit the airwaves and was gaining popularity. In order to avoid confusion, they changed the name to CyberCOPS See more »

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Turbo Tu-Tone: You got any change?
Berserko: Yeah, plenty. I just held up a gum machine!
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OMG! How did I miss this?
19 June 2006 | by megastabSee all my reviews

COPS is one of the 80s classics that I did not catch when I was young. Heard about it here and there and the previews looked nice. When I finally heard that Richard Raynis, Fil Barlow and Duane Capizzi et al who were behind the development of the brilliant and amazing Extreme Ghostbusters series, were also involved in COPS, I went ahead and bought some tapes.

This series is downright impressive, mature and highly polished. The characters are all very nice and interesting. All in all, an excellent production. Perhaps if it had a movie preceding it, it would have been as well known as the also good, although slightly over-rated, The Real Ghostbusters, also directed by Richard Raynis, which it compares favorably against. All of them are certainly the better ones of the 80s.

Like XGB, COPS remains something obscure and rare, but rewards he who tracks and follows it, beyond imagination. Very impressive stuff from the same clique of geniuses. Too bad I did'nt catch this wonderful series during the 80s!


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