COPS is an American documentary television series that follows police officers, constables, and sheriff's deputies during patrols and other police work. It is one of the longest-running television programs in the United States and the second longest-running show on Fox. It premiered on March 11, 1989, and has aired
Series Fun Facts
- Was bought during the 1988 writers strike when Fox was starting to run low on new content.
- The 400th episode premiered on 1 May 1999.
- The camera operator is armed with nothing more than a bulletproof vest.