Genre: Crime Drama, Action
Premise: California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers Jon Baker and Frank ``Ponch'' Poncherello cruise the freeways of Los Angeles, solve crimes and help people in trouble in this cop show. The stakes usually weren't very high -- the better to highlight the personal lives of Ponch and Jon.
S01, E10 (First Aired: Dec. 1, 1977)
An elephant escapes and runs onto a freeway; Jon's old football teammate is a thief; guest Florence Halop.
S01, E11 (First Aired: Dec. 8, 1977)
Jon helps Ponch prepare to be on a game show; an accident victim doesn't speak English; guest Jaime Lyn Bauer.