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FRONTLINE; Street Cop

03/09/1987

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Street Cop
Program Number

507

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

A look into Boston's anti-crime unit and the unglamorous truths about police work - a gritty look at street cops. In Boston's busiest, most violent police district, they confront the never-ending calls for help and the never-ending chase after drugs.

Duration

00:57:40

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Street Cop,” 03/09/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D4A1102F848B47D4B7A2FA57D37D5DFE.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Street Cop.” 03/09/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D4A1102F848B47D4B7A2FA57D37D5DFE>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Street Cop. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D4A1102F848B47D4B7A2FA57D37D5DFE
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