Highway Patrol Season 1

Season 1

Highway Patrol Season 1

First Air Date: January 01, 0001

First Aired on    :   1
Episodes    :   39 episodes



Episodes

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1x39 Christmas Story (January 01, 0001)



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1x38 Prospector (June 18, 1956)


A poor prospector arouses suspicion when he suddenly begins paying off long-standing debts from a large roll of new $100 bills.


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1x37 Missing Witness (January 01, 0001)



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1x36 Taxi (January 01, 0001)



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1x35 Runaway Boy (January 01, 0001)



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1x34 Art Robbery (May 21, 1956)


Two thieves attempt to steal valuable paintings and demand ransom of $500,000. but they are forced to commit murder when the plan goes awry.


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1x33 Dead Patrolman (May 14, 1956)


A Highway Patrol officer is murdered while pursuing a car stolen from a lonely bookstore owner.


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1x32 Anti-toxin (January 01, 0001)



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1x31 Blast Area Copter (January 01, 0001)



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1x30 Hitchhiker Dies (January 01, 0001)



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1x29 License Plates (April 16, 1956)


An alert boy is able to give Dan Mathews information that provides a critical break in the pursuit of a recidivist thief.


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1x28 Mental Patient (January 01, 0001)



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1x27 Motorcycle A (January 01, 0001)



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1x26 Released Convict (January 01, 0001)


A patient parolee decides the time is finally right to attempt the recovery of $250,000 stolen in an armored car robbery.


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1x25 Plant Robbery (January 01, 0001)



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1x24 Desert Copter (January 01, 0001)



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1x23 Plane Crash (January 01, 0001)



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1x22 Human Bomb (January 01, 0001)



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1x21 Car Theft (February 20, 1956)


Car thieves purchase wrecked vehicles and transfer the VIN plates to stolen ones in order to escape detection.


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1x20 Hit And Run (January 01, 0001)



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1x19 Harbor Story (January 01, 0001)



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1x18 Scared Cop (January 01, 0001)



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1x17 Lie Detector (January 01, 0001)



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1x16 Mountain Copter (January 01, 0001)



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1x15 Girl Bandit (January 01, 0001)



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1x14 Resort (January 01, 0001)



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1x13 Escort (January 01, 0001)



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1x12 Phony Insurance (January 01, 0001)



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1x11 Retired Gangster (January 01, 0001)



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1x10 Father Thief (January 01, 0001)



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1x09 Reformed Criminal (January 01, 0001)


Dan Mathews has reason to suspect the worst when a courier with a criminal record disappears with $31,000 after an automobile accident.


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1x08 Radioactive (January 01, 0001)



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1x07 Desert Town (January 01, 0001)



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1x06 Hitchhiker (November 07, 1955)


A series of fraudulent insurance claims is discovered after Dan Mathews and his officers learn that the "accidental" death of a migrant worker was actually a homicide.


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1x05 Gambling (October 31, 1955)


Dan Mathews and his officers assist a county sheriff in closing down a club that offers illicit gambling.


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1x04 Lookout (January 01, 0001)


An uninvolved man happens to be in the company of two brothers who hold up a diner and kill its owner. Fearing the police and terrified of the vengeance he may expect from the criminals, he flees. As Dan searches for him, one man winds up dead, two critically wounded, and the man who a few short hours ago was an average law-abiding citizen is harried to the point where he is willing to shoot it cut with the police - until Dan manages to show the error of his ways.


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1x03 Reckless Driving (January 01, 0001)


Systematic traffic checks and increased patrols begin on a high accident freeway. Hoping to determine causes and cures, Dan questions drivers who get too many citations there. One man refuses to accept Dan's safety philosophy. When his license is suspended, his wife drives him to an important business meeting. En route, her eyeglasses break and he takes over at the wheel. Encountering a traffic check, he panics and flees, resulting in a severe accident in which his wife is critically injured. He learns the hard way - and too late - what Dan had earlier tried to impress upon him.


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1x02 Machine Story Copter / Machine Napping Copter (January 01, 0001)


An expensive, giant computer, one of the twentieth century wonders, which does a tremendous amount of administrative work in just hours, is ingeniously 'kidnapped' from an electronics company by two men. The firm's owner is told to get $100,000 from his bank at two o'clock the next day and wait for instructions. A helicopter chase helps Dan stop the men from collecting the ransom or getting away.


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1x01 Prison Break / Road Block (January 01, 0001)


A hardened criminal, whose personality belies his viciousness, escapes from prison, killing a guard. Dan Mathews swings into action, and as the man commits one ruthless act after another to break through the trap closing in on him, it becomes apparent that there's almost a personal conflict between the two men - that ends only when they meet face to face in the final scene.




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