Dragnet (1967-1970)

Jack Webb rebooted his television series in the late 1960s to a new audience. Dragnet the radio series and later 1950s television series were well-known, particularly Webb’s Joe Friday and his just the facts, world weary persona. My blog on Webb’s Adam-12 (click on the Adam-12 to read) series also digs into Dragnet. Those two … More Dragnet (1967-1970)


Adam-12, the television series, ended production 44 years ago after a seven-year run.  It was Jack Webb’s next television series after Dragnet.  Sort of spun-off from Dragnet, the show accomplished what Webb started with Dragnet, present a realistic show about rank and film police officers. All these decades later, I still enjoy Adam-12. I’m a … More Adam-12