Broadcast: 13th September 1955
Added: Nov 29 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 Narcotics Detail. He gets a tip that a man is peddling heroin in his place of residence. He’s a known user and it’s Sergeant Friday’s job to check it out.