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Detectives from NYPD's 15th squad investigate homicides within their precinct.
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Won 4 Golden Globes. Another 82 wins & 201 nominations. See more awards »

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...  Det. Andy Sipowicz / ... 261 episodes, 1993-2005
...  Det. Greg Medavoy 256 episodes, 1993-2005
...  Lt. Arthur Fancy / ... 167 episodes, 1993-2001
...  John Irvin 156 episodes, 1995-2005
...  Det. James Martinez 138 episodes, 1993-2000
...  Det. Diane Russell 137 episodes, 1995-2003
...  Det. Baldwin Jones 123 episodes, 2000-2005
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Each week viewers see the gritty reality of life in a New York City Police unit as the officers go about their work with a grim determination. Two partners, Detectives Andy Sipowicz and John Kelley (later replaced by Bobby Simone), are the central characters in this weekly police drama, and personify very different approaches to their difficult job. Sipowicz's brash gruffness (covering an emotional vulnerability) is tempered by the precise and controlled demeanor of the two partners with whom he has worked. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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Ride along with the boys in blue.


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21 September 1993 (USA)  »

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Policía de Nueva York  »

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(261 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Rick Schroder left the show because he suffered a death in his family and felt he couldn't work properly, so they wrote him out. See more »

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[Fancy has been briefing Rodriguez]
Lt. Arthur Fancy: Well, that's about it. You know, you haven't asked me any questions about the squad.
Lt. Tony Rodriguez: Yeah, guess I better do that; wouldn't want to appear apathetic. Any squadroom romances I need to be aware of?
Lt. Arthur Fancy: None right now.
Lt. Tony Rodriguez: Okay. Any old school detectives that care more about solving cases than making the bosses happy?
Lt. Arthur Fancy: Yeah. Sipowicz. He's... unique.
Lt. Tony Rodriguez: Is he a good detective?
Lt. Arthur Fancy: If a member of my family was murdered, I'd want Sipowicz to catch the case.
Lt. Tony Rodriguez: I guess that's it then....
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I wish I could have memory loss so I could see it for the first time again.
27 August 2014 | by See all my reviews

This masterpiece is good from beginning to end. It will make you a better human being. It will bring you to a certain maturity about life and what are the most important parts of it. The acting is out of this world amazing. This is an all-star cast and don't you worry about loosing some great characters along the way, they are replaced by other very talented and interesting ones. The core actors of the show stay on for long periods of time and this allows you to truly feel as if they are your close friends. This show will make you laugh, it will make you cry, it will make you think and most importantly, if there is something going on in your life and you need certain guidance, Andy is there for you and he will most definitely have the answer you are looking for during one episode or another.

No doubt in my mind : If this TV show was a mandatory watch in high schools, the world would be a better place.


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