Dragnet (1951)

  • Genre: Drama
  • Creator: Jack Webb
  • First Air Date: 1951-12-16
  • Last Air Date: 1959-08-23
  • Total Seasons: 8
  • Total Episodes: 275
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 30 min.
  • Production Company: Mark VII Ltd.
  • Networks: NBC
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Dragnet is a radio, television and motion picture series, enacting the cases of a dedicated Los Angeles police detective, Sergeant Joe Friday, and his partners. The show takes its name from the police term "dragnet", meaning a system of coordinated measures for apprehending criminals or suspects.

  • Keywords: police, los angeles, california, police detective, lapd
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    Dragnet Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1951-12-16
    14 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 1952-09-11
    33 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 1953-09-03
    39 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 1954-08-26
    39 Episodes

    Season 5

    First Air Date: 1955-09-19
    39 Episodes

    Season 6

    First Air Date: 1956-09-27
    34 Episodes

    Season 7

    First Air Date: 1957-09-26
    38 Episodes

    Season 8

    First Air Date: 1958-09-23
    39 Episodes

    Dragnet Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1The Silver Slayer60 min
    Season 1Episode 2The Big Ruckus60 min
    Season 1Episode 3All That Glitters60 min
    Season 1Episode 4Well Endowed60 min
    Season 1Episode 5The Cutting of the Swath60 min
    Season 1Episode 6The Brass Ring60 min
    Season 1Episode 7The Artful Dodger60 min
    Season 1Episode 8Sticks and Stones60 min
    Season 1Episode 9Redemption60 min
    Season 1Episode 10Let's Make a Deal60 min
    Season 1Episode 11For Whom the Whistle Blows60 min
    Season 1Episode 12The Little Guy60 min
    Season 2Episode 1Daddy's Girl60 min
    Season 2Episode 2Coyote60 min
    Season 2Episode 317 in 660 min
    Season 2Episode 4The Magic Bullet60 min
    Season 2Episode 5Slice of Life60 min
    Season 2Episode 6Abduction60 min
    Season 2Episode 7Frame of Mind60 min
    Season 2Episode 8Retribution60 min
    Season 2Episode 9Riddance60 min
    Season 2Episode 10Killing Field60 min
    • Jack Webb

      as Sgt. Joe Friday
    • Ben Alexander

      as Officer Frank Smith
    • George Fenneman

      as Announcer
    Production Jack Webb Producer