TV Series | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Sgt. Joe Friday and his partners methodically investigate crimes in Los Angeles.
The main reason that "Dragnet" was seen on alternate weeks in its second season was that Barton Yarborough, Friday's original partner Ben Romero, had died during the initial season. This put a great strain on the filming schedule. There were several cast changes until Ben Alexander took over the role of Friday's new partner, Frank Smith (1952-57).
Ladies and gentlemen, the story you are about to see is true. The names have been changed to protect the innocent.
Many of the episodes available on DVD are from syndication copies in which the classic "dumm-da-dum-dum" and theme music have been replaced by other music.
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