Big Close, The
Broadcast: 20th September 1955
Added: Nov 30 2008
The story you are about to hear is true only the names have been changed to protect the innocent. Dragnet is the documented drama of an actually crime written in cooperation with the Los Angeles Police. You will travel step by step with the law through an actual case transcribed from official police files. From beginning to end, from crime to punishment Dragnet is the story of your police force in action.
Detective Sergeant Friday was assigned to Homicide Detail. He gets a call telling him that the body of a man has been found in a motel room. There’s no lead to his true identity. it’s Sergeant Friday’s job to check it out.