"CHiPS," which stood for California Highway Patrol, followed the daily beats of two state motorcycle patrolmen as they patrolled the freeway system in and around Los Angeles. Officer Jon Baker and Frank "Ponch" Poncherello.
CHiPs Season 3 (1979-1980)
|3x01 Roller Disco (1) |
While Ponch is busy trying to recruit celebrities for the CHP roller disco, Jon and Getraer deal with a teenage thief. Later, Ponch and Jon chase after two thieves who get away on ...
|Sep. 22, 1979|
|3x02 Roller Disco (2) |
Ponch and Jon deal with a rock star and help organizing a roller-skating fund-raiser. Ponch and Jon continue chasing the roller-skating thieves.
|Sep. 22, 1979|
|3x03 Valley Go Home! |
Officers mediate a feud between teenagers Ponch and Jon intervene when some irate surfers chase the Valley kids who bumped their car.
|Sep. 29, 1979|
|3x04 High Octane |
A couple of gasoline smugglers steal gasoline from different stations using a gas truck they suck the gas in instead of delivering it. The C.H.P gang play roller hockey.
|Oct. 06, 1979|
|3x05 Death Watch |
After a fellow officer is killed, Ponch and Jon investigate a crooked stuntman who has been causing accidents as part of an insurance scam.
|Oct. 13, 1979|
|3x06 Counterfeit |
Ponch finds out about a counterfeiting scam run by a bogus preacher when he gets hold of some fake money.
|Oct. 20, 1979|
|3x07 The Return of the Supercycle |
Ponch and Jon encounter a hotshot cyclist who evades them after stealing. Ponch takes a bad fall while trying to avoid a semi and is hospitalized; a supercycle event has come to town, ...
|Oct. 27, 1979|
|3x08 Hot Wheels |
While Ponch is in hospital, Jon and a new partner investigate several thefts involving city vehicles.
|Nov. 03, 1979|
|3x09 Drive, Lady, Drive (1) |
Ponch and Jon become involved in the case of a young girl whose parents are nowhere to be found. Candi, a racing driver, takes her to the racetrack - with dramatic consequences.
|Nov. 10, 1979|
|3x10 Drive, Lady, Drive (2) |
Candi tries to help the young girl who is unhappy at her foster home. Ponch and Jon move in on the crooks that they have been watching.
|Nov. 10, 1979|
|3x11 The Watch Commander |
A hard-nosed lieutenant tries to shape up CHP Central. Lieutenant ""Apple"" Bates has a hard time before he learns that he has the best troup all over L.A.
|Nov. 17, 1979|
|3x12 Destruction Derby |
Jon and Ponch go undercover at a demolition derby, on the trail of stolen cars. Ponchs beloved Firebird is changing in a racing car .... but without Ponchs will.
|Nov. 24, 1979|
|3x13 Second Chance |
Jon and Ponch try to apprehend a jewel thief who has hit several condos in Marina Del Ray. Who can know that a few very pretty ladies are the thieves?
|Dec. 01, 1979|
|3x14 Wheeling |
A handicapped driver causes headaches for Jon and Ponch when he is mistaken for a hit-and-run driver. Jon and Ponch learn to respect handicapped people.
|Dec. 08, 1979|
|3x15 Christmas Watch |
A bell is stolen from a church. The Sunday school children are very sad about this. Ponch gets a visit from his mum. The officers have much to laugh as a few drunken guys want to buy ...
|Dec. 15, 1979|
|3x16 Jailbirds |
Jon and Ponch are found guilty of contempt when they refuse to name an informant in court. Of course they meet criminals who were arrested by the officers.
|Jan. 12, 1980|
|3x17 E.M.T. |
The instructor for an EMT course recognizes pupils Jon and Ponch as the officers who gave him a ticket the day before.
|Jan. 19, 1980|
|3x18 Kidnap |
Two criminals escape from custody and steal a Rolls Royce - complete with two children in the back seat . They have to learn that the children are very smart and clever. A ""Lacho Caracha"" ...
|Jan. 26, 1980|
|3x19 Off Road |
Jon and Ponch enter a desert off-road race, unaware that a pair of thugs are using the race as a cover to retrieve a cache of stolen coins.
|Feb. 02, 1980|
|3x20 Tow Truck Lady |
When a tow truck driver is suspected of stealing cars to make ends meet, Jon and Ponch enlist the help of the driver's daughter .
|Feb. 09, 1980|
|3x21 The Strippers |
Jon and Ponch attempt to trap a gang of car strippers with drug smuggling connections.
|Feb. 16, 1980|
|3x22 Thrill Show |
Robbers posing as tourists ride on tourist buses and while the bus is mobile they draw weapons and demand anything of value from all the tourists. Bonnie considers leaving the force ...
|Feb. 23, 1980|
|3x23 Nightingale |
Jon and Ponch try to find a mysterious female doctor who is treating accident victims then disappearing . They learn that the lady is only the wife of a doctor and helpin only the poor. ...
|Mar. 23, 1980|
|3x24 Dynamite Alley |
Officer Bonnie Clark believes she was forced off the road by a truck after crashing on a dangerous mountain road.
|Mar. 30, 1980|
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