87th Precinct

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Det. Bert Kling, played by Ron Harper

Rookie detective at the 87th Precinct of the Isola Police Department. Recently promoted from patrolman to detective. Age: late 20's. Engaged to Claire Townsend, a college student. Eager, dedicated, and hard working though he still makes an occasional rookie mistake. Nearly came unglued when he had to shoot a fleeing robber even though the shooting was ruled justifiable. Home address is 47 Blaney Street.
Det. Meyer Meyer, played by Norman Fell

Detective working out of the 87th Precinct of the Isola Police Department. The senior detective on the squad. Age: 40ish. Married to Sarah, his high school sweetheart. Has two children. Grew up in the neigborhood where the 87th Precinct is located. Has a droll sense of humor. Suffers from high blood pressure.
Det. Steve Carella, played by Robert Lansing

Detecitive working out of the 87th Precinct of the Isola Police Department. The lead protagonist on the show in most episodes. Married to Teddy Carella, a deaf mute. Age: mid-30's. Honest, smart, and dedicated to his job. Can be tough at nails at times when he's on the job but also tender and gentle when he's at home with his wife. Has a bit of a temper at times. Badge number is 714-5632.
Network: NBC ( USA)
Type: Scripted
Genres: Crime, Drama
Status: Canceled/Ended
Airs: Mondays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: September 25, 1961
Ended: September 10, 1962
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