Dragnet (1951)

"This is the city, Los Angeles, California. I work here, I carry a badge." The granddaddy of all TV cop shows which ran on NBC from 1951-1959. Jack Webb starred as Sgt. Joe Friday, a plainclothes detective who solved crimes for the Los Angeles Police Department. Ben Alexander played Friday's partner, Officer Frank Smith. The story lines were taken from real life case files of the LAPD and the names were always changed to protect the innocent.

Ended
TV series created in 1970 by Jack Webb.
The show consists of 8 seasons and 276 episodes.

S04E22

S04E22 : The Big Screen 8.9/10 (35 voting)

S04E20

S04E20 : The Big Family 8.9/10 (11 voting)

S02E18

S02E18 : The Big Run 8.8/10 (11 voting)

Posters

ActorRoleActorRole
Jack Webb Jack Webb
Sgt. Joe Friday
Ben Alexander Ben Alexander
Officer Frank Smith
George Fenneman
Announcer
NameJob
Creator
Jack WebbProducer

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  • Original title

    Dragnet

  • Type

    TV series

  • Episodes

    8 Seasons • 276 Episodes

  • Rating

    7.58/10 (1 397 voting)

  • Popularity : 100%

  • Country of origin

    US

  • Original language(s)

    en

  • Running time

    30 :

  • Status

    Ended