Dragnet Season 3
Dragnet Season 3
First Air Date: September 03, 1953
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3x39 The Big False Make (May 27, 1954)
Friday begins to question a local gardener, who has been arrested for holding up a grocery store. During the interrogation Friday begins to have strong doubts about the man's confession.
3x38 The Big Dare (May 20, 1954)
A single mother is stabbed to death in her home. The list of suspects includes her teenage son and her many boyfriends.
3x37 The Big Threat (May 13, 1954)
A man is beaten and robbed, then the thieves intimidate him and his family so he'll refuse to testify against them.
3x36 The Big Check (May 06, 1954)
A check forger is victimizing small businessmen in a particular neighborhood.
3x35 The Big Plant (April 29, 1954)
A woman disappears and her husband is the prime suspect, but Friday and Smith will have a hard time getting past his fierce guard dogs.
3x34 The Big Frame (April 22, 1954)
A man's body is found in the gutter and the only clue is a pair of skid marks found nearby.
3x33 The Big Pug (April 15, 1954)
An elderly woman is badly beaten and robbed while on her way to the bank. The trail leads to an ex prize fighter.
3x32 The Big Mattress (April 08, 1954)
Friday and Smith investigate a corrupt cop.
3x31 The Big Girl (April 01, 1954)
Friday and Smith hunt down the bandit queen; a tall, gorgeous woman who is on a rampage of robberies and shootings.
3x30 The Big Drink (March 25, 1954)
3x29 The Big Hit-Run Killer (March 18, 1954)
A woman and her grandson are run down by a bakery truck, but the driver has an airtight alibi.
3x28 The Big Shoplift (March 11, 1954)
Friday and Smith are surprised to find a wealthy house wife is a shoplifter, until they discover that she is a kleptomaniac.
3x27 The Big Winchester (March 04, 1954)
An elderly man appears to have killed himself with a rifle, but the cops soon learn that it was no accident.
3x26 The Big Quack (February 25, 1954)
A man posing as a doctor burgles the house of a woman who is mentally disturbed.
3x25 The Big Poison (February 18, 1954)
An elderly couple suddenly disappears from a fashionable neighborhood.
3x24 The Big Children (February 11, 1954)
Three children are found abandoned, filthy and starving. Friday and Smith charge the mother with neglect.
3x23 The Big Chance (February 04, 1954)
Signs point to foul play when a highway patrolman disappears from his car along a deserted road.
3x22 The Big Ham (January 28, 1954)
Friday and Smith investigate the death of a young girl that is initially ruled a suicide but turns out to be murder.
3x21 The Big Boys (January 21, 1954)
The cops must stake out a hotel lobby and deal with a drunken desk clerk as they wait for four juvenile armed robbers to show up.
3x20 The Big Youngster (January 14, 1954)
Friday and Smith catch a boy who has been vandalising private property, but they discover that the boy's problems begin at home.
3x19 The Big Trunk (January 07, 1954)
Three men are taken into custody for the murder of a former vaudeville actress who owned a large steamer trunk. The three men maintain innocence.
3x18 The Big Eavesdrop (December 31, 1953)
Friday and Smith overhear a suspicious conversation while on a coffee break in a diner.
3x17 The Big Little Jesus (December 24, 1953)
A statue of the Child Jesus is stolen from a church. Friday and Smith must find it before the paritioners miss it on Christmas morning.
3x16 The Big Thief (December 17, 1953)
Robbers phone doctors for house calls then assault them and steal their drugs.
3x15 The Big Lover (December 10, 1953)
Friday and Smith investigate a con man that marries rich women just for their money.
3x14 The Big Kill (December 03, 1953)
A cop is gunned down at home by a vengeful ex con. Friday must go under cover in prison to obtain a full confession.
3x13 The Big Lilly (November 26, 1953)
3x12 The Big In-Laws (November 19, 1953)
Friday and Smith try to capture a ring of truck hijackers.
3x11 The Big Will (November 12, 1953)
Friday and Smith investigate the murder of a rich man.
3x10 The Big Guilt (November 05, 1953)
A man is found dead in an alley and it's up to Friday and Smith to find his killer and notify the man's wife.
3x09 The Big Dream (October 29, 1953)
Friday and Smith investigate the murder of a girl who came to Los Angeles with a dream of being an actress.
3x08 The Big Fake (October 22, 1953)
A police rookie is accused of assaulting a citizen and stealing his money.
3x07 The Big Lie (October 15, 1953)
3x06 The Big Pill (October 08, 1953)
Friday and Smith are on the trail of a gang that is robbing local drugstores.
3x05 The Big Sophomore (October 01, 1953)
A teenage boy steals food for his starving family.
3x04 The Big Betty (September 24, 1953)
Friday and Smith track down a confidence ring who are selling defective watches.
3x03 The Big Bull (September 17, 1953)
Smith takes a personal interest when a strong-arm bandit threatens his family if he doesn't back off the case.
3x02 The Big Revolt (September 10, 1953)
A woman reports her husband missing and Friday and Smith are assigned to find him.
3x01 The Big White Rat (September 03, 1953)
Friday and Smith respond to and investigate reports of a drug ring.