Thursday, September 22nd, 1977
A woman gets robbed by a tow truck driver and then he causes an accident. A chemical substance is spilled on the highway. Ponch gets intoxicated by the stuff. Jon has to get him to a hospital but Ponch is not very cooperative
Thursday, September 29th, 1977
s1e3: Dog Gone
Ponch and Jon are chasing a dog which causes an accident. They bring it to Central and hide it in a truck. Some guys do sabotage on Jon's motorbike, but they wanted Ponch's. Jon and Ponch stop a motorbike driver who has frozen up. After they stop him he wanders off muttering how he never wants to ride it again. Jon and Ponch chase down a speeding car with a heart attack victim. They help to save him before an ambulance arrives. One of the boys who did sabotage to Jon's bike tells Getrear what they have done. The Sarge tries to warn Ponch , but Ponch realizes that they have done it to Jons motorbike. Jon falls off his bike but lukyliy he 's not even bruised. Finally the dog's owner shows up at CHP Central looking for his dog. Ponch gets him out of a truck and the dog proceeds to relieve itself on Sarge's motorbike. This synopsis was given from CHiPs Online
Thursday, October 13th, 1977
s1e4: Moving Violation
When Jon and Ponch stop a speeding car on the freeway, a very large man emerges from the vehicle. The raging driver proceeds to take his car apart and wouldn't mind doing the same to Ponch who has made the mistake of laughing during the demolition.Later Ponch himself gets a ticket, and to keep his driving record clean, enrolls in a driving safety course. There he meets people he's given tickets. The Sarge calls Jon to go to a woman whose husband died by an accident on this mornig. Jon is nearly crying when the little son takes him for his daddy.
Thursday, October 20th, 1977
s1e5: Career Day
Ponch is giving a ticket to his old high school principal who asked him to tell about the CHP in his old school on career day. Jon and Ponch respond to call about a traffic jam, they find that everyone's gawking at models nearby. Since Ponch's motorcycle needs repairs, Getraer sticks him on the front desk. When the helicopter pilot comes, Ponch jumps at the chance to leave. In the helicopter he helps Jon to find a lost boy and two elusive burglars. Later that afternoon as then Ponch gives his speech, he freezes up and Jon helps him by telling about saving the kid. Then Ponch wakes up and starts telling exaggerated stories without help.
Thursday, October 27th, 1977
s1e6: Baby Food
A truck loses toxic baby food on the highway. A tramp pair with a baby finds two boxes.Ponch and Jon try to find the lost boxes. Ponch is being mad about Melinda his neighbour, but Melinda fells in a love with Jon. On the highway Jon and Ponch save a dog out of a burning car. When they find the tramp family they save the baby by taking it on their motorbikes.
Thursday, November 3rd, 1977
s1e7: Taking Its Toll
When two thieves escape from Jon after a succesful robbery at a toll booth, it is the start of a crime wave and a massive manhunt. Jon and Ponch later encounters a crashed limo with a time bomb on it's back seat - and a man trapped beneath the car. Jon is writing a book about Ponchs funny accidents. When Ponch finds that out, Jon changes and despicts him as a heroic modern day warrior. Synopsis by Allan Asherman
Thursday, November 10th, 1977
s1e8: Green Thumb Burglar
Jon and Ponch learn that Sgt. Getraer love plants very much. He is very angry about thieves who steal plants from public places. Ponch meets twins who give him a short look in his future this day. It's not looking good for him.
Thursday, November 24th, 1977
Always looking for opportunities to make money, Ponch discovers that Jon once worked as an instructor in a bowling alley and still is a great bowler. Keeping Jon's secret from the other CHiPs, Ponch places a series of bets that his partner will defeat all favorites in a upcoming police bowling tournament. As the officers approach a car that went throug a stop sign, they get a surprise. The driver is actor Broderick Crawford, who stared as Dan Mathews in Highway Patrol, the hit 1950s series that could be called hte ancestor of CHiPs Synopsis by Allan Asherman
Thursday, December 1st, 1977
s1e10: Highway Robbery
Jon and Ponch arrest a thief who uses a motorcycle to rob drivers in traffic jams. When Jon regnognizes the prisoner as a high-school classmate a former football hero, he offers him help. Ponch has a crush on the beautiful model for a sun lotion ad campaign. Mesmerized by her pictures on highway billboards, he's determined to date the girl. Learning that Sgt. Getraer knows the model and her family, Ponch attempts to convince Getraer to arrange a date with his dream girl. He really get's a abrupt surprise when he meet's up Janey. Synopsis by Allan Asherman
Thursday, December 8th, 1977
s1e11: Name Your Price
Rolls Royces are being stolen. Grossie, Baricza, Jon and Ponch are catching chickens which have escaped out of a crashed truck. Ponch is contestant in the gameshow 'Name Your Price'. A car is run off the road by a Porche, inside a man is trapped who happens to be diabetic...
Thursday, December 22nd, 1977
s1e12: Aweigh We Go
A car pulling a trailer with a boat on swerves to avoid an oncoming car and smashes into a hair salon. Ponch has his mind set on buying the boat together with Jon. Being short on personnel, Jon and Ponch are assigned to the weigh station A car has gone over a cliff with inside a woman and her little girl.
Thursday, January 5th, 1978
s1e13: One Two Many
CHP officers usually ride in pairs, but this day Ponch leaves Jon to handle an emergency. While Jon is alone, an officer pulls up to a car and acts improperly, so frightening the female driver that she causes a traffic accident as she speeds away. As the Highway Patrol searches for for the unknown officer, Jon learns that the mystery man is apparently his double - and that his career is in jeopardy as long as the phony remains at large. Nice scene: Jon and Ponch handling the train problem Synopsis by Allan Asherman
Thursday, January 12th, 1978
Thinking that it is Jon's birthday soon, Ponch plans a surprise birthday party for him. A cattle owner is stealing his own cattle in order to rip off the assurance agency. A magician is showing some tricks when he and his daughter are pulled over for running through a red light. A young girl is trapped in her car when a drunk driver runs her off the road.
Thursday, January 19th, 1978
s1e15: Surf's Up
A speeding 3 wheeler motorbike goes past Jon and Ponch, who give chase. Jon and Ponch get send to Malibu when they ask for a change of scenery. 3 blokes are car stripping in Malibu. Ponch and Jon go to the beach while they take time off work.
Thursday, January 26th, 1978
s1e16: Vintage '54
A baby is left behind on a parking area. A female sky diver nearly lands on the highway when her parachute is stuck on the bridge above. Mrs Downeys car has been stolen. A dumspter gets unhitched from its garbage van and runs freely down the freeway
Thursday, February 9th, 1978
s1e17: Hitch-Hiking Hitch
Two girls are found by Jon and Ponch while hitch hiking. One blames the other for beeing there and doing this but Ponch and Jon learn that this is not true. Later they have to save them out of a dangerous situation.
Thursday, February 16th, 1978
s1e18: Cry Wolf
A crash of false alarms ties up CHP, fire engines and ambulances. A young man who is living by his sister does this.
Thursday, February 23rd, 1978
s1e19: Crash Diet
Jon and Ponch gently try to coax a disturbed veteran out of throwing dirt at passing autos. Also, Getraer orders his officers to peel off excess pounds.
Thursday, March 2nd, 1978
s1e20: Rainy Day
Jon and Ponch are to patrol in a police cruiser as it's raining hard. A man gets thrown out of a gambling camper. Another man is driving down the highway, holding an umbrella out the window. A schoolteacher is allowed to take her little students to Central where they'll be giving a tour by Ponch.
Thursday, March 9th, 1978
Jon and Grossie are hurt giving chase to a speeding Trans Am. They both end up in the hospital. Ponch is teamed up with Getraer untill Jon is fully recovered and out of the hospital.
Saturday, April 1st, 1978
A rookie, Brent Delaney, fresh out of motorschool is not very liked by his fellow patrolmen. 2 men are steeling police motorbikes. A man being pulled over with a dangerous hitch hiker. 2 young girls accidentally drive into a swimming pool.
Saturday, September 16th, 1978
s2e1: Peaks and Valleys
couple is trying to change place while driving and get stuck behind the wheel. The driver of the motorhome behind them runs over the side when he's too much absorbed in looking at Jon pulling the entangled couple over. Jon and Ponch are blamed for giving the driver a spinal injury when pulling him out of the car but they didn't. They have to prove their innocence. Jon writing out a ticket to an old schoolmate. He offers him a job as salesman. New mecanic Harlan has arrived and seems a bit odd. Part of the CHP recruiting policy, Jon and Ponch have to give a motor demonstration to a group of hopefully new recruits. Two idiots are having fun shooting up Baricza's car so they can read about it in the papers. Caught in the act by Baricza and Ponch, they go to jail instead. Jon and Ponch on a night out at the disco, help a lady out who's water broke and is about to give birth
Saturday, September 23rd, 1978
s2e2: The Volunteers
Jon and Ponch volunteer to escort veteran truck driver Charlie Davis and his daughter Robbie on a 14-mile journey that could end in disaster at any second. The cargo is unstable liquid chlorine and the obstacles include roads damaged by heavy rains, a multiple car pile up, an escaped tiger, a town that won't permit the convoy to drive through, and their worst peril-hot, sunny weather that could cause the chlorine to explode with the force of nitroglycerine. Synopsis by Allan Asherman
Saturday, September 30th, 1978
s2e3: Family Crisis
Jon's nephew starts stealing cars with some friends. Ponch moves into a new apartment. A movie car, designed with special features, is used for robbing banks. The CHP has a hard time catching it.
Saturday, October 7th, 1978
s2e4: Disaster Squad
A television news crew - the Disaster Squad - edit a report to make it look as though Ponch had threatened them with violence. However, the reporter is forced to confess all during a later report when Jon and Ponch rescue a child from a river.
Saturday, October 14th, 1978
s2e5: Neighborhood Watch
Ponch and Jon have their hands full trying to deal with a persistent dangerous driver and a group of delinquent kids.
Saturday, October 21st, 1978
s2e6: Trick or Treat
Ponch and Jon find themselves having to deal with a bewildering array of petty thefts and false alarms when on patrol during Halloween.
Saturday, November 4th, 1978
s2e7: High Flyer
Jon and Ponch attempt to catch a gang of thieves who have been stripping car parts from parked vehicles. And Ponch fakes illness in order to conceal his fear of flying.
Saturday, November 11th, 1978
s2e8: The Grudge
After arresting some frat brothers for cannabis possession, Ponch and Jon find themselves targets of a vendetta by the disgruntled students.
Saturday, November 18th, 1978
s2e9: The Sheik
Jon and Ponch pull over a speeding motorist who claims to have diplomatic immunity. When they subsequently accept an invitation to a party, they find themselves being offered bribes by their host.
Saturday, November 25th, 1978
s2e10: Return of the Turks
After having trouble on the highway and wiping out a number of vehicles, terror becomes a game of highway bumper cars.
Saturday, December 2nd, 1978
Jon and Ponch pursue the Phantom - a motorcyclist who has been performing illegal stunts on the freeway using a souped-up superbike.
Saturday, December 9th, 1978
s2e12: High Explosive
Jon and Ponch sort out an accident caused by a misguided youth with a pellet gun. And an ambulance driver steals a van and fills it with dynamite after being fired from his job.
Saturday, December 16th, 1978
s2e13: Down Time
Ponch is proud, his new build Firebird is a lovely car. He also gets a new neighbour, Kim. This women is weird, she is very friendly to Ponch 'till she learns he's an officer. One day Ponch's Firebird is stolen. Ponch is very sad but he also checks Kim out. Later his car is burned down from Kim, who belongs to a group of female car thieves.
Saturday, January 6th, 1979
s2e14: Repo Man
A ruthless collection agent plots to destroy Jon's and Ponch's credit ratings after they prevent him from harassing private citizens.
Saturday, January 13th, 1979
s2e15: Mait Team
Jon and Ponch investigate when Sindy is blamed for a major accident which leaves her unconscious and 11 people dead.
Saturday, January 20th, 1979
s2e16: Pressure Point
Jon and Ponch are assigned to protect a VIP and his daughter.
Saturday, January 27th, 1979
s2e17: The Matchmakers
Cora is sad, in a few days she will lose their home to a building company. She has no idea where to go with their animals. So she decides to commit suicide and drives her car into a lake. Jon and Ponch and Sindy try to help her after hearing her story. Officer Derk only has one week before going on pension so he starts some crazy actions and Sgt. Getraer isn't very pleased about that. An private investigator tries two times to kidnap a little girl from her mother. Derk, Jon and Ponch can frustrate his plans. After a few days Jon and Ponch get the idea to bring Derk and Cora together. And their plan work. Cora and Derk become a couple. Derk allows her to bring all animals with her.
Saturday, February 3rd, 1979
s2e18: Rally 'Round the Bank
A series of robberies at drive-in bank windows is frustrating the CHP - especially Jon and Ponch, who unsuccesfully chased the bandit's car three times. The thieves have joined a 150-car road rallye that enables their vehicles to elude the police. Mheanwhile, Ponch gets a surprise visit from his mom, who refuses to tell him the reason for her trip. Synopsis by Allan Asherman
Saturday, February 17th, 1979
Sindy has a new study project. She creates Bio Rythms for all officers. Robbie Davis (known from The Volunteers) is in trouble again. Someone attacks her trucks and the drivers lives. Jon and especially Ponch try to help.
Saturday, February 24th, 1979
Central HQ has to be quarantined after a boy is brought in suffering from a mysterious disease. Two crazy criminals are bringing trouble, too. The other officers investigate the past of the boy and find a puzzle piece in his ""bomb"". We learn that Grossie is learning Russian.
Saturday, March 3rd, 1979
Jon and Sindy are training a BMX team for kids. Ponch takes care for a young boy who vandalizes in his school. He wants to see him in the BMX team. The sergeants son has an bad accident, Joe feels guilty for that. It confuses him so much that he makes bad mistakes at work
Saturday, March 10th, 1979
s2e22: Ride the Whirlwind
Sindy, Jon and Ponch go in search of some outlaw bikers.
Saturday, May 12th, 1979
s2e23: The Greatest Adventures of CHiPs
Jon and Ponch are away to Bakersfield. The Sarge and their fellows home at the Central have some remembers to the past two years. The two heros shall be honored with a special price.
Saturday, September 22nd, 1979
s3e1: Roller Disco (1)
While Ponch is busy trying to recruit celebrities for the CHP roller disco, Jon and Getraer deal with a teenage thief. Later, Ponch and Jon chase after two thieves who get away on roller-skates.
Saturday, September 22nd, 1979
s3e2: Roller Disco (2)
Ponch and Jon deal with a rock star and help organizing a roller-skating fund-raiser. Ponch and Jon continue chasing the roller-skating thieves.
Saturday, September 29th, 1979
s3e3: Valley Go Home!
Officers mediate a feud between teenagers Ponch and Jon intervene when some irate surfers chase the Valley kids who bumped their car.
Saturday, October 6th, 1979
s3e4: High Octane
A couple of gasoline smugglers steal gasoline from different stations using a gas truck they suck the gas in instead of delivering it. The C.H.P gang play roller hockey.
Saturday, October 13th, 1979
s3e5: Death Watch
After a fellow officer is killed, Ponch and Jon investigate a crooked stuntman who has been causing accidents as part of an insurance scam.
Saturday, October 20th, 1979
Ponch finds out about a counterfeiting scam run by a bogus preacher when he gets hold of some fake money.
Saturday, October 27th, 1979
s3e7: The Return of the Supercycle
Ponch and Jon encounter a hotshot cyclist who evades them after stealing. Ponch takes a bad fall while trying to avoid a semi and is hospitalized; a supercycle event has come to town, and the officers attempt to figure out who the culprit is. Devising a scheme for an interview with one of the cyclists, the CHiPs catch the culprit, an affiliate of the star of the supercycle show, by using a special-issue bike that can keep up with the cyclist.
Saturday, November 3rd, 1979
s3e8: Hot Wheels
While Ponch is in hospital, Jon and a new partner investigate several thefts involving city vehicles.
Saturday, November 10th, 1979
s3e9: Drive, Lady, Drive: Part 1
Ponch and Jon become involved in the case of a young girl whose parents are nowhere to be found. Candi, a racing driver, takes her to the racetrack - with dramatic consequences.
Saturday, November 10th, 1979
s3e10: Drive, Lady, Drive: Part 2
Saturday, November 17th, 1979
s3e11: The Watch Commander
A hard-nosed lieutenant tries to shape up CHP Central. Lieutenant "Apple" Bates has a hard time before he learns that he has the best troup all over L.A.
Saturday, November 24th, 1979
s3e12: Destruction Derby
Jon and Ponch go undercover at a demolition derby, on the trail of stolen cars. Ponchs beloved Firebird is changing in a racing car .... but without Ponchs will.
Saturday, December 1st, 1979
s3e13: Second Chance
Jon and Ponch try to apprehend a jewel thief who has hit several condos in Marina Del Ray. Who can know that a few very pretty ladies are the thieves?
Saturday, December 8th, 1979
A handicapped driver causes headaches for Jon and Ponch when he is mistaken for a hit-and-run driver. Jon and Ponch learn to respect handicapped people.
Saturday, December 15th, 1979
s3e15: Christmas Watch
A bell is stolen from a church. The Sunday school children are very sad about this. Ponch gets a visit from his mum. The officers have much to laugh as a few drunken guys want to buy gas at the central.
Saturday, January 12th, 1980
Jon and Ponch are found guilty of contempt when they refuse to name an informant in court. Of course they meet criminals who were arrested by the officers.
Saturday, January 19th, 1980
The instructor for an EMT course recognizes pupils Jon and Ponch as the officers who gave him a ticket the day before.
Saturday, January 26th, 1980
Two criminals escape from custody and steal a Rolls Royce - complete with two children in the back seat . They have to learn that the children are very smart and clever. A "Lacho Caracha" helps Ponch finding the kids.
Saturday, February 2nd, 1980
s3e19: Off Road
Jon and Ponch enter a desert off-road race, unaware that a pair of thugs are using the race as a cover to retrieve a cache of stolen coins.
Saturday, February 9th, 1980
s3e20: Tow Truck Lady
When a tow truck driver is suspected of stealing cars to make ends meet, Jon and Ponch enlist the help of the driver's daughter .
Saturday, February 16th, 1980
s3e21: The Strippers
Jon and Ponch attempt to trap a gang of car strippers with drug smuggling connections.
Saturday, February 23rd, 1980
s3e22: Thrill Show
Robbers posing as tourists ride on tourist buses and while the bus is mobile they draw weapons and demand anything of value from all the tourists. Bonnie considers leaving the force to join a stunt show which is in town, while Jon and Ponch are on the trail of the gang who are robbing buses .
Sunday, March 23rd, 1980
Jon and Ponch try to find a mysterious female doctor who is treating accident victims then disappearing . They learn that the lady is only the wife of a doctor and helpin only the poor. What shall they do? They have to arrest her first but the lady finds a way to be a doctor again.
Sunday, March 30th, 1980
s3e24: Dynamite Alley
Officer Bonnie Clark believes she was forced off the road by a truck after crashing on a dangerous mountain road.
Sunday, September 21st, 1980
s4e1: Go-Cart Terror
Two guys are stealing office equipment and furniture. Go-carts are terrorizing the streets. When a go-cart swerves in front of a van, it dives into a lake and immediately sinks to the bottom.
Sunday, September 28th, 1980
s4e2: Sick Leave
Jon and Ponch try to help their fellow officer Andy, who is deadly sick. Andy want's to die as hero during duty and often does silly, dangerous things. Jon and Ponch are sent by the Sarge to have a look on Andy. Andy's son is very sad and disappointed that he finds no way to talk serieoulsy with his dad. A bad accident makes Andy's life an end but he can die as hero. All in all a very sad episode with a bit hope at the end.
Sunday, October 5th, 1980
s4e3: To Your Health
Jon and Ponch help a farmer and his sisters who have several near-fatal accidents that look like sabotage; guest Robert Ginty. Both learn a lot about healthy food.
Sunday, October 19th, 1980
s4e4: The Poachers
Jon and Ponch are chasing poachers and gets help by Indians.
Sunday, December 7th, 1980
s4e5: The Great 5K Star Race and Boulder Wrap Party (1)
Ponch organises a celebrity bicycle relay race as a fundraiser, while he and Jon try to track down a criminal duo using a motorbike and sidecar in robberies.
Sunday, December 7th, 1980
s4e6: The Great 5K Star Race and Boulder Wrap Party (2)
A boulder causes some problems for Jon and Ponch, while the fundraiser gets underway.
Sunday, December 14th, 1980
s4e7: Satan's Angels
Bonnie is kidnapped by a gang of bikers, so Jon and Ponch are sent to find her.
Sunday, December 21st, 1980
s4e8: Wheels of Justice
A repeat drunken driver's slick lawyer frustrates Jon and Ponch. He looses his wife by have a crash on his own fault.
Sunday, January 4th, 1981
s4e9: Crash Course
A car thief moves into the robbery business, while Ponch has some problems to sort out with his bank account.
Sunday, January 11th, 1981
s4e10: Forty Tons of Trouble
The patrol have their dragster ripped off by a gang of thieves looking for spare parts.
Sunday, January 18th, 1981
s4e11: 11-99: Officer Needs Help
A new system is put in use to send back up faster to help officers that are down and injured. The officers are sent out to test it and learn that the new system has a lot of traps for them. Grossie causes a red alert only by cuddeling a little dog and Bear is arrested in a ship after a chase.
Sunday, February 1st, 1981
s4e12: Home Fires Burning
Arsonists start burning down mobile homes, causing chaos for Jon and Ponch.
Sunday, February 22nd, 1981
A supposedly quiet day of scuba-diving finds Ponch and Jon face-to-face with a ring of drug smugglers and sharks.
Saturday, February 28th, 1981
s4e14: Ponch's Angels (1)
Ponch is assigned to train a female motorcycle officer, but a mishap with her uniform causes a misunderstanding with Ponch's girlfriend.
Sunday, March 1st, 1981
s4e15: Ponch's Angels (2)
Melanie and Paula, the new officers trained by Ponch and Jon, catch a group of thieves operating around a marina.
Sunday, March 8th, 1981
Jon and Ponch are chasing motorcycle and car thieves. They can't catch them as they're protected by Andy Macedon, an old enemy from Ponch. Bear is hit by Andy's protegé, only drawing his weapon saves his life. Finaly there is a big fight between Andy and Ponch but Andy does not fight fair.
Sunday, March 15th, 1981
s4e17: New Guy in Town
Martin Beck and his dead brothers wife tries to kill Jon and Ponch.' This man attacks Jon with his van and Jon get's injured. He hides several bombs in Ponchs car, his motorbike and at least in an empty car on a field. The new guy TC is always a step before the other CHP officers, so he has problems to get fellows there. TC safes Jon and Ponchs life more than once.
Sunday, April 5th, 1981
s4e18: The Hawk and the Hunter
Lyle Pickett a Vietnam Verteran threats Pete, Barry's Dad, who has a flying school. When Pete get hurt with his back, Barry has to help his mum. But he's also an officer and has to do his work, too. On duty he sleeps and has nearly a crash with Turner, so he decides to quit the Highway Patrol and to take over his fathers firm. Lyle threats all who use a remedy against insects on their fields. Ponch finds on a destroyed field a campsite receipt. When he follows up, he meets up with Shawna, Lyle's campsite neighbour. Shawna tells what she is knowing, so Jon and Ponch visit the V.A. Hospital. The V.A. doctor says that Lyle is menatlly disturbed since he left Vietnam. Barry is not happy doing his new job. When Jon and Ponch visits him, Lyle shows up bearing Molotov Cocktails out of his truck. Jon and Ponch start to follow him by motorbike, Pete with his own truck and Bear by biplane. Jon and Ponch can catch him when Bear drains off the insect destroyer out of his plane. Barry d
Sunday, May 3rd, 1981
When Getraer and his family are harassed by a mysterious vandal, Ponch and Jon step in to find out who is behind it all.
Sunday, May 10th, 1981
s4e20: Dead Man's Riddle
A psychiatrist joining the Accident Investigation Team fears that she may have been responsible for a serious accident. The CHP detectives recreate a puzzling high-speed accident.
Sunday, May 17th, 1981
s4e21: A Simple Operation
A hitman thinks that Getraer saw his attack and plans to eliminate Getraer as well.
Sunday, October 4th, 1981
s5e1: Suicide Stunt
Ponch and Jon organize a stakeout to catch thieves who have ripped off a motorcycle show ticket office.
Sunday, October 11th, 1981
A family in a camper van cause an accident to claim the insurance money. Ponch and Jon give chase.
Sunday, October 18th, 1981
Ponch and Jon investigate reports of toxic waste being dumped. Meanwhile, the other officers try to get the Sarge in on a celebration of Ponch and Jon's fourth anniversary as partners.
Sunday, October 25th, 1981
s5e4: The Killer Indy
John and Grossie are having lunch at the Family Fun Park when Steve McLeish goes by chasing motorcycle speeders who are leaving a trail of accidents in their wake.
Saturday, October 31st, 1981
s5e5: Weed Wars
Due to lack of laws on minors a young boy is used for drug smuggling.
Sunday, November 8th, 1981
s5e6: Anything But the Truth
Jon and Ponch try to track down a man who is terrorising female drivers, and aren't helped by the fact that their main witness is a compulsive liar.
Sunday, November 15th, 1981
s5e7: Bomb Run
The CHiPs have a task at a flight show. Bear meets his former girlfriend and nearly spouse Terry. Terry and her dad are planing to rob the flight show bureau. She tries to catch Bear again even she's married. Ponch takes flying lessons and is quite good, only the landings doesn't allow him to fly alone.
Sunday, November 22nd, 1981
s5e8: Diamond in the Rough
A friend of Getraer's son is involved in an accident, while a gang of criminals plot a complex bank robbery. Getraer is giving Timmies friend a home while they're searching for his dad. Timmies friend has much problems with the role of a father as he never had one.
Sunday, November 29th, 1981
s5e9: Finders Keepers
Steve is chased and harassed by criminals after recovering their stolen car. Jon falls for a country and western singer.
Saturday, December 5th, 1981
s5e10: Fast Money
Hijackers use a hi-tech device in order to steal bearer bonds.
Sunday, December 13th, 1981
s5e11: Concours d'Elegance
Jon and Ponch investigate a scam designed to skim profits from auction sales of rare antique motor cars.
Friday, December 18th, 1981
s5e12: Mitchell & Woods
Female patrolwomen Mitchell and Woods find themselves on the trail of a murder suspect. You look for the CHiPs here? Sorry to disappoint you.
Sunday, January 3rd, 1982
s5e13: Breaking Point
Ponch has a bad accident. After that he's not able to drive his motorbike and get's vacation from Getraer. His sister Patti visits him and both begin to think about a new start. The fellow officers have much to do to bring Ponch back.
Sunday, January 10th, 1982
s5e14: Tiger in the Streets
Jon and Ponch pursue a vengeful mechanic and an escaped tiger. The leader of a poor conditioned animal park is blaming for that but he does not tell the police. Jon and Ponch meet a pretty deputy.
Sunday, January 17th, 1982
s5e15: Bright Flashes
A criminal gang equipped with a powerful laser cause havoc, committing robberies and blinding witnesses. Ponch drives an Oldtimer race and Jon tries to help an old Western star who is giving up. Wayne Cato's horse has a secret that helps catching the laser attackers.
Sunday, January 31st, 1982
s5e16: Battle of the Bands
A group of punk rockers cause trouble and get caught stealing and breaking into cars.
Sunday, February 14th, 1982
A gang is wanted for grand theft auto when they hunt down valuable cars for big money.
Sunday, February 21st, 1982
s5e18: In the Best of Families
Jon and Ponch try to apprehend a family of car thieves who steal a CHP cruiser and commit robberies with it.
Sunday, February 28th, 1982
s5e19: Silent Partner
Escaping car thieves injure Grossman. Jon and Ponch mistake a man with a hearing and speech defect for a drunken driver.
Sunday, March 7th, 1982
s5e20: Flare Up
CHP officers evacuate a neighborhood where a chemical tanker overturned, spilling a potentially toxic gas.
Sunday, March 14th, 1982
s5e21: The Game of War
Ponch and Jon have to deal with a bunch of soldiers whose war games get out of hand.
Sunday, March 21st, 1982
s5e22: A Threat of War (a.k.a. Karate II)
Ponch and Jon tackle two karate chopping gangs. The officers meet Andy Macedon, Danny and Rivas again. A pine plant programm helps to solve the gang problems. No one believes Andy that he is no criminal anymore.
Sunday, April 4th, 1982
s5e23: Trained for Trouble
While trained animal bank robbers make monkeys of the cops, Ponch discovers that a lookalike in CHP uniform is a stripteaser at a ladies only nightclub. The man behind the animal robberies only tries to help a woman who is badly hurt by his fault.
Sunday, April 18th, 1982
s5e24: Ice Cream Man
An ex-CHP officer who became a criminal and then an ice-cream man gets caught up in a truck-robbing operation. The son of the ice cream man meets him believing his dad died years ago.
Sunday, May 2nd, 1982
Computer-theft plotters jam the CHP computer center and attempt to rendezvous with an ocean-bound yacht.
Sunday, May 9th, 1982
Ponch and Jon work with police sniffer dogs on the trail of bombs, drugs and thieves.
Sunday, May 23rd, 1982
s5e27: Force Seven
Lt. John LeGarre(Fred Dryer), and Officers Skip Nichols (Tom Reilly) and Cindy Davis (Donna Kei Benù) belong to a secret LAPD police unit dedicated to the preservation of human life through the use of martial arts.
Sunday, October 10th, 1982
s6e1: Meet the New Guy
Ponch becomes the training officer of new rookie Bobby Nelson as they try to catch a pair of health-club thieves, and find a runaway teenage mother who has stolen back the baby she sold.
Sunday, October 17th, 1982
s6e2: Tight Fit
Ponch takes a part-time job as a model for a jeans company, but he finds that he doesn't like being an instant celebrity. He discovers stardom takes him away from his real work, the rewarding job of catching a pair of diamond thieves as well as putting behind bars a sleazy photographer who's been involved in child pornography.
Sunday, October 24th, 1982
s6e3: The Spaceman Made Me Do It
While on night patrol, Ponch and Bobby respond to a jewellery store alarm. The culprit turns out to be a young girl who claims an alien made her do it.
Sunday, October 31st, 1982
s6e4: Rock Devil Rock
Ponch and Bobby help a rock star who claims attempts have been made on his life.
Sunday, November 7th, 1982
s6e5: Speedway Fever
Ponch and Bobby go after a gang of high-speed bike bandits, and a young cadet at the CHP Academy tries to help his brother.
Sunday, November 21st, 1982
s6e6: Something Special
Ponch helps children train for the Special Olympics. An old friend of Bobby's prepares for a parachute jump. Grossie buys a truckload of eggs.
Sunday, November 28th, 1982
s6e7: This Year's Riot
On temporary duty Ponch and Bobby hunt a drug dealer and mediate a dispute over a nude beach.
Sunday, December 5th, 1982
s6e8: Head Over Heels
Ponch meets the woman he wants to wed. But his love dies by an accident, caused by a drunken driver.
Sunday, December 12th, 1982
s6e9: Return to Death's Door
A man blames Ponch for the death of his brother - who was also Ponch's friend - and challenges him to a race.
Sunday, December 19th, 1982
Anti-nuclear protesters cause trouble for the patrol, not least due to the presence of Getraer's daughter Ellen in the group.
Sunday, January 2nd, 1983
s6e11: Day of the Robot
Ponch and Bobby have fun with a robot assigned to their station until it becomes a threat to their lives.
Sunday, January 9th, 1983
s6e12: Hot Date
Ponch is held prisoner in his own apartment by a couple of criminals thirsty for revenge.
Sunday, January 16th, 1983
s6e13: High Times
Ponch and Bobby try to track down a couple of juvenile car thieves.
Sunday, January 23rd, 1983
s6e14: Country Action
Ponch and Bobby are on the trail of a gang of cattle rustlers trying to sell cattle infected with anthrax.
Sunday, February 6th, 1983
s6e15: Journey to a Spacecraft
Ponch and Bobby have to take care of a kidnapped dog and a sick child runaway. Kevin is dreaming from ufos bringing him away from his sickness. Ponchs friend allows him a look into the night sky.
Sunday, February 20th, 1983
s6e16: Fox Trap
Ponch and Bobby try to prevent three female rock musicians from being victimized by an unscrupulous concert promoter.
Sunday, February 27th, 1983
s6e17: Brat Patrol
Ponch and Bobby are on the hunt for a drug dealer, and get some help from a rag-tag gang of youngsters along the way.
Sunday, March 6th, 1983
Ponch and Bobby try to catch a gang of bikers selling dangerous weapons on the black market.
Sunday, March 13th, 1983
s6e19: Fun House
Ponch and Bobby look into a series of thefts at a local campus, while Bruce tries to find a little girl who is abducted by a woman.
Sunday, March 20th, 1983
s6e20: Fast Company
Ponch teams up with Bruce to find the person behind a car theft.
Sunday, April 10th, 1983
s6e21: Things That Go Creep in the Night
Ponch and Bruce try to protect a woman who is seemingly being stalked by a comic book character.
Sunday, May 1st, 1983
s6e22: Return of the Brat Patrol
A band of teenage misfits, ex-members of Ponch's Explorer troop, returns to help him catch a group of junior-high extortionists.
s0e1: The Real CHiPs
Erik Estrada meets real members of the California Highway Patrol
Thursday, September 15th, 1977
Jon and Ponch are chasing thieves who steal luxury cars. Ponch has problems with Sgt. Getraer and can't do anything right by him. The thieves are using moving vans with stolen licence plates, so the chippies can't get them first. Nice scene: Ponch and his sticky ticket.