A realistic police drama following the lives of two officers of the LAPD, veteran Pete Malloy and his rookie partner, Jim Reed. Done in a spare, almost "docudrama" style, each episode covered a variety of incidents that the officers encountered during a shift.
Last Episode07x24 Something Worth Dying For (2) Aired: May. 20, 1975
In Part II of the series finale, Reed is awarded the Medal of Valor by the LAPD for rescuing a wounded Malloy from the shootout (presented by …
Adam-12: Season 2, Episode #22 - Log 144: The Hero
Malloy and Reed assist firemen at a burning warehouse.
Adam-12: Season 3, Episode #1 - Log 174: Loan Sharks
A courageous teenager comes forward as a witness against hoodlums only to be abducted. Stars Martin Milner and…
Series Fun Facts
- In the final episode, Reed receives the Medal of Valor for saving Malloy's life.
- In keeping with the reputation of Jack Webb's series being scrupulously accurate about police procedures, select episodes of this series were used in police academies as instructional films.
- While the series used 1 ADAM 12, LAPD units used odd numbers for beats, so they would have been 1 Adam 11 or Adam 13. The only even numbers were used by the supervisors (i.e., sergeants) and…
[show]While the series used 1 ADAM 12, LAPD units used odd numbers for beats, so they would have been 1 Adam 11 or Adam 13. The only even numbers were used by the supervisors (i.e., sergeants) and they would have been the numbers 10, 20, etc. so 1 Adam 12 would never have been an actual assigned number.