Albert Porter, Reed's friend in the reserves is on his first day of patrol partnered with Officer Wells. Wells is not impressed with his geeky partner. First call is to a park where they advise a young group where they can legally camp. Second call is a bank robbery where they are the backup to Wells and Porter. The robbery seems to fit a pattern of other crimes where the robber is always different, wears a backpack, and is young. Reed suspects a car they pull over for a broken brake light. Malloy believes the young man to be okay but Reed spots a problem in their story leading to their arrest. Reed and Malloy see Wells and Porter with a traffic stop and stop to check out the situation. Porter accidentally backs the stopped car into their patrol car. Malloy and Reed are called to another bank robbery where they corner the suspect and learn that he is wearing a bomb and is being forced to holdup the bank. The man behind the robberies forces the suspect to flee with him in a car chase. ...
Did You Know?
Officer Ed Wells and Albert Porter are riding in a 1965 Plymouth Belvedere, a contrast to the 1971 Plymouth that Officers Reed and Malloy ride in here. Also, a lot of GM cars are featured. See more
Before Reed and Malloy pull over a car, Reed checks the hot car sheet. But the closeup shows a white shirt cuff sticking out from a dark suit-coat, not Reed's dark blue/black shirt and jacket sleeve. See more