CBS

Date: 1955 ?

aka: Twenty First Precinct

 

Directed by: Stanley Niss

Announced by: Art Hannes, George Bryan, Roger Foster, Gaylord Avery, and others

Starring: Everett Sloane, Ken Lynch, Harold Stone, Santos Ortega

Terry's Character: Sgt. Jackson (2-3 episodes)

Genre: Drama / Crime

Plot Summary: "21st Precinct, just lines on a map of the city of New York. Most of the 173,000 people wedged into the 9 tenths of a square mile between 5th avenue and the East River wouldn't know if you asked them that they lived or worked in the 21st, whether they know it or not the security of their persons their homes and property is my job, my job and the job of 160 patrolmen, 11 sergeants, and 4 lieutenants of whom I'm the boss, my name is Kennelly, Captain Frank Kennelly"

Based on true stories, 21st Precinct aired after Dragnet gained popularity and audiences were hungry to hear behind-the-scenes stories of police life. Set in New York, 21st Precinct focuses on a specific police unit. It is action packed from the start of the show, and so get on the edge of your seat, start biting your lip and tune in to the 21st Precinct!

Notes: In the TV series McCloud, where Terry starred as Sgt. Joe Broadhurst, Sam McCloud was also transferred to Joe's 21st Precinct in New York.