Barney Miller Season 5
Barney Miller Season 5
First Air Date: September 14, 1978
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5x24 Jack Soo, a Retrospective (May 17, 1979)
The cast step out of character to offer a tribute to Jack Soo, who died during the show's fifth season.
5x23 Graveyard Shift (May 10, 1979)
Barney and his crew face the late shift with a man who believes that he is being frequented by a succubus and an irate tourist.
5x22 Computer Crime (March 15, 1979)
A computer firm has difficulty retrieving embezzled funds; an educated young man claims to be under the influence of a voodoo curse.
5x21 Identity (March 01, 1979)
Harris quickly regrets the fact that Dietrich has saved his life; the 12th is asked to assist a thief who has been granted entry into a witness-relocation program.
5x20 Open House (February 15, 1979)
The 12th Precinct hosts an open house, attracting only vagrants; Barney's joy at moving back home is cut short by the hotel manager that refuses to refund him his upcoming month's rent; Wojo and Harris try to get a lead on an arsonist.
5x19 The Counterfeiter (February 08, 1979)
Harris milks a wily counterfeiter for his life story; a man takes exception to a plastic surgeon's work on his wife.
5x18 Middle Age (February 01, 1979)
Barney feels the onrush of Father Time; Dietrich books an Olympic hopeful who practices his javelin toss in Central Park; a Hassidic Jew is the target of a diamond thief.
5x17 Wojo's Girl (2) (January 25, 1979)
Wojo struggles to co-habitate with his ex-prostitute girlfriend.
5x16 Wojo's Girl (1) (January 25, 1979)
Wojo decides to move in with his girlfriend; Mr. Brauer tells his wife that he's leaving to become a mercenary. This was a pilot for a potential spin-off series, each week focusing on one of the cops' off-duty lives.
5x15 The Spy (January 18, 1979)
A paranoid spy holds the precinct house at bay; the men bring in a disorderly mime.
5x14 Voice Analyzer (January 11, 1979)
Lieutenant Scanlon returns, this time attempting to ferret out corruption with a lie detector; Barney is suspicious of a furrier's robbery report.
5x13 The Indian (January 04, 1979)
A woman has her shoes stolen - from her feet; Wojo is forced to arrest an aging Indian who only wants to die in the park.
5x12 Toys (December 14, 1978)
Feuding toy makers create a disturbance; Barney faces his first holiday as a separated man; a claustrophobic prisoner has an understandable problem with the cage.
5x11 The Radical (December 07, 1978)
Luger faces off against a 60s radical, and Harris arrests a portly second story man.
5x10 The Harris Incident (November 30, 1978)
A stockbroker leaves Wall Street to become a beggar; a rookie cop, assuming Harris to be a felon, shoots at him.
5x09 The Vandal (November 09, 1978)
Barney has the uneasy feeling that it may have been Levitt that vandalized the precinct squad room; a TV programming executive is assaulted in a coffee shop.
5x08 Loan Shark (November 02, 1978)
Barney notes some uncharacteristic behavior from Yemana; a client can't get a tattoo artist to remove his work; Harris books a youthful loan shark
5x07 The Prisoner (October 19, 1978)
A released prisoner can't adjust to civilian life; the widow of a cat burglar elects to perpetuate the family business.
5x06 Accusation (October 12, 1978)
An accusation of an indiscretion on the part of Dietrich leads to a visit from the gleeful Lieutenant Scanlon of Internal Affairs; Yemana books a rabbi who is running a gambling casino in his synagogue.
5x05 The Baby Broker (October 05, 1978)
A German girl attempts to flee the country rather than surrender her baby to a broker's clients; Levitt turns to stimulants to aid in his self-imposed thirty-six hour shift.
5x04 Dog Days (September 28, 1978)
The German Shepherd that bit Wojo may be rabid; Barney and Liz prepare for their impending separation.
5x03 The Search (September 21, 1978)
Off goes the moustache, as it's Harris' turn for cross-dressing mugging detail; the host of a kids' science show goes off the deep end; Barney's men reopen a twenty-eight year old missing persons case.
5x02 Kidnapping (2) (September 14, 1978)
Wojo delivers the ransom money for the department store owner, while the prostitute charms both Wojo and the victim's nebbish son.
5x01 Kidnapping (1) (September 14, 1978)
A political activist abducts a department store magnate; Wojo arrests a prostitute and her Arkansan business manager.