While Bobby and Ponch chase after a gang of high-speed motorcycle bandits, a young cadet at the CHP academy chooses between his career and his family.
Did You Know?
First credited appearance for Moon Unit Zappa
in TV or film. Her appearance was to capitalize on the popularity of the single "Valley Girl", which she and her father Frank Zappa
had recorded and had been a Top 40 hit at the time of filming, and which turned a regional California clique into a national phenomenon. See more
Several times a character is shown as going to and from the CHP Academy to the Los Angeles area in a short period of time. In fact, the academy as it existed in 1983 (it was relocated in 1974) is about 6 hours away from Los Angeles in the Sacremento area, so a round trip would take about 12 hours. See more
Music by Carol Connors
Lyrics by Gerald Sanford and Paul Mason See more