The Mod Squadupdate
1: Forming the Squad
2: Inside the Teeth of the Baracuda
3: Friends of the Mod Squad
4: Hello, My Name Is Julie: The Mod Look
Tuesday, September 24th, 1968
1: The Teeth of the Barracuda
The origin of the Mod Squad. Greer puts his newly-formed squad to work investigating a cop killing, which the evidence suggests was the work of young people. Uncredited cameos by Harrison Ford and Richard Pryor.
Tuesday, October 1st, 1968
2: Bad Man on Campus
Pete, Linc and Julie work undercover in a high school to break up a juvenile car theft ring.
Tuesday, October 8th, 1968
3: My, What a Pretty Bus
A wily ex-con, unaware that Pete, Linc and Julie are cops, recruits them for a big counterfeiting caper.
Tuesday, October 22nd, 1968
4: When Smitty Comes Marching Home
Returning Vietnam veteran Smitty, being sought by police on a homicide charge, turns to his boyhood friend Linc for help proving his innocence.
Tuesday, October 29th, 1968
5: You Can't Tell the Players Without a Programmer
Julie serves as a decoy as the Mod Squad attempts to sting a computer-dating service operating in blackmail.
Tuesday, November 12th, 1968
6: A Time to Love, A Time to Cry
A probation officer with an eye for Julie joins the Squad in its search for a young photographer accused of murder.
Tuesday, November 19th, 1968
7: Find Tara Chapman!
Unaware she has contagious meningitis, a singer who witnessed a mob murder flees the hospital.
Tuesday, November 26th, 1968
8: The Price of Terror
Greer is the target of an unknown assailant who has rigged a number of 'close calls' to intimidate him.
Tuesday, December 3rd, 1968
9: A Quiet Weekend in the Country
Pete, Linc and Julie go undercover as vacationers in a rural trailer camp to investigate the death of a narcotics informant.
Tuesday, December 10th, 1968
Pete's cousin Karen turns to kidnapping to gain her parents attention after they are distracted by the new baby.
Tuesday, December 17th, 1968
11: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Starlet
With Pete and Linc close by, Julie poses as a Hollywood starlet to lure into the open a serial assailant preying upon young actresses.
Tuesday, December 31st, 1968
12: The Guru
Posing as hippies the trio investigate the bombing of an underground paper, resulting in murder.
Tuesday, January 7th, 1969
13: The Sunday Drivers
Linc joins an automobile thrill circus in Las Vegas to investigate the death of a stunt-driver friend.
Tuesday, January 14th, 1969
14: Hello Mother, My Name Is Julie
Julie's mother, a former prostitute, arrives in Los Angeles to introduce Julie to the man she plans to marry.
Tuesday, January 21st, 1969
15: Flight Five Doesn't Answer
While transporting a prisoner by commercial airline, Pete, Linc and Greer face death in a forced plane crash.
Wednesday, January 29th, 1969
16: Shell Game
Investigating a policeman's death, Pete and Linc infiltrate a gang of thieves, only to find it has kidnapped Julie.
Tuesday, February 4th, 1969
17: Fear is the Bucking Horse
The Squad works a rodeo undercover to protect a TV cowboy star whose life has been threatened.
Tuesday, February 11th, 1969
18: A Hint of Darkness, A Hint of Light
The Squad moves into a blind woman's home, posing as houseguests, to offer protection against a mysterious assailant.
Tuesday, February 18th, 1969
19: The Uptight Town
The Squad searches for Greer, who has disappeared while vacationing in a little desert town.
Tuesday, February 25th, 1969
20: A Reign of Guns
The Squad tangles with a wealthy arch-conservative who is forming a private militia armed with stolen guns.
Tuesday, March 11th, 1969
21: A Run for the Money
Pete falls for Ginny, who believes her jailed father is innocent of robbery.
Tuesday, March 18th, 1969
22: Child of Sorrow, Child of Light
Julie poses as an unwed mother to infiltrate an extortion racket that blackmails parents of adopted babies.
Tuesday, March 25th, 1969
23: Keep the Faith, Baby
The Squad is assigned to protect the life of a militant black priest, threatened by a murderer who is afraid he will break his seal of confession.
Tuesday, April 1st, 1969
24: Captain Greer, Call Surgery
Greer thinks a series of hospital drug robberies are inside jobs. The trio poses as hospital staff to solve this case.
Tuesday, April 8th, 1969
25: Peace Now -- Arly Blau
Linc and Pete go undercover as prison inmates to protect the life of a convicted draft dodger, whose father is a General in the Vietnam War.
Tuesday, April 15th, 1969
26: A Seat by the Window
The trio splits up onto three tour buses to find the killer of a man found at a bus station.
Tuesday, September 23rd, 1969
1: The Girl in Chair Nine
A clairvoyant's prediction about a missing college student leads to an illegal abortion ring.
Tuesday, September 30th, 1969
2: My Name Is Manolette
The Squad "adopts" a 9-year-old Mexican waif who has been abandoned by a gang of American thieves.
Tuesday, October 7th, 1969
3: An Eye for an Eye
Greer falls in love with an attractive widow, unwittingly making her the kidnapping target of a narcotics gang.
Tuesday, October 14th, 1969
4: Ride the Man Down
Pete finds himself framed for murder after he helps a young woman who claims to be in trouble.
Tuesday, October 21st, 1969
5: To Linc -- with Love
Linc falls in love with an attractive young woman, but their romance is threatened when a man from her past turns up.
Tuesday, November 4th, 1969
The squad is unaware that the writer they are assigned to protect, has a split personality.
Tuesday, November 11th, 1969
As dissident students prepare to demand changes in a school policy, a black student is found murdered on campus and the Squad is called in to investigate.
Tuesday, November 18th, 1969
8: Willie Poor Boy
Pete befriends a young man caught in a robbery after learning that the suspect is illiterate.
Tuesday, November 25th, 1969
9: The Death of Bill Hannachek
Julie poses as a singer at a wayside inn as the Squad investigates the death of a fading country-western singer.
Tuesday, December 2nd, 1969
10: A Place to Run, A Heart to Hide In
Pete, Linc and Julie pose as college students for the campus investigation of a young man's mysterious death.
Tuesday, December 9th, 1969
11: The Healer
Pete, Linc and Julie investigate the activities of a faith-healer after one of his patients dies.
Tuesday, December 16th, 1969
12: In This Corner -- Sol Albert
Tenants revolt against a racist slum lord and threaten the wrong person.
Tuesday, December 23rd, 1969
13: Never Give the Fuzz an Even Break
The Squad tries to gain the confidence of the top con man in the business and catch him by becoming involved in a caper.
Tuesday, December 30th, 1969
14: The Debt
After a young man helps Pete when he is attacked by hoodlums, Pete learns the man's father may be plotting a serious crime.
Tuesday, January 6th, 1970
15: Sweet Child of Terror
Julie, mistaken for someone else, is kidnapped by an embittered handyman who threatens her life when he realizes his mistake.
Tuesday, January 20th, 1970
16: The King of Empty Cups
Assigned to find Chief Metcalf's daughter after she disappears, the Squad's investigation leads to a pop singing idol.
Tuesday, January 27th, 1970
17: A Town Called Sincere
A sleepy Mexican town becomes a prison for Pete and Linc, captured by a savage motorcycle gang. The bikers center their terror tactics on the townspeople as they try to learn who killed two members of their gang.
Tuesday, February 3rd, 1970
18: The Exile
Julie falls in love with an exchange student, not knowing he is a Middle Eastern prince and in danger following a military coup.
Tuesday, February 10th, 1970
19: Survival House
The Squad tries to help an ex-dope addict accused of attempted rape, a crime he claims he didn't commit.
Tuesday, February 17th, 1970
20: Mother of Sorrow
Pete tries to clear an old classmate of the murder of his girlfriend.
Tuesday, February 24th, 1970
21: The Deadly Sin
The Squad's investigation of a syndicate killing leads to a young postulant nun who witnessed the crime and is now a target.
Tuesday, March 3rd, 1970
22: A Time for Remembering
Shortly after Pete announces his plans to quit his undercover work, Linc is critically shot by an ex-convict seeking revenge.
Tuesday, March 17th, 1970
23: Return to Darkness, Return to Light
A blind woman's plans to marry are wrecked when Pete and Linc discover her husband-to-be is a man of many aliases.
Tuesday, March 24th, 1970
24: Call Back Yesterday
Pete's mother re-enters her son's life when the Squad investigates a murder attempt on a friend of Pete's family.
Tuesday, March 31st, 1970
25: Should Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot!
Posing as production personnel at a movie studio, the Squad probes a series of mishaps and a twenty-year-old murder.
Tuesday, April 7th, 1970
26: The Loser
The Squad investigates a hit-and-run accident involving a stolen car when the suspect pleads his innocence.
Tuesday, September 22nd, 1970
1: Long Road Home
Pete falls in love with a young woman he has injured in an auto chase involving a robbery suspect, only to learn she is the sister of the suspect.
Tuesday, September 29th, 1970
2: See the Eagles Dying
Pete endangers his life by joining a skydiving group to find out the truth about the death of a wino who was goaded into jumping but died when failing to pull his ripcord.
Tuesday, October 6th, 1970
3: Who Are the Keepers, Who Are the Inmates?
Linc feigns insanity to get into an institution to investigate the death of a friend there.
Tuesday, October 13th, 1970
4: 'A' Is for Annie
The Squad investigates when a school teacher, under attack for her views on sex education, becomes the target of violence.
Tuesday, October 20th, 1970
5: The Song of Willie
The Squad tries to protect a heartless black movie star whose life has been threatened.
Tuesday, October 27th, 1970
6: Search And Destroy
The Squad's investigation of a bogus policeman and the murder of a young man is hampered by the brother of the victim.
Tuesday, November 3rd, 1970
7: Just Ring the Bell Once
Linc befriends an 8-year-old boy whose mother is involved with liquor hijackers.
Tuesday, November 10th, 1970
8: Welcome to the Human Race, Levi Frazee!
Pete and the Squad try to clear a young Apache falsely accused of murdering a man in a small desert town.
Tuesday, November 17th, 1970
9: A Far Away Place So Near
The Squad investigates the mysterious death of a soldier who fails to return from Vietnam.
Tuesday, December 1st, 1970
10: A Time of Hyacinths
Julie becomes involved with a mysterious stranger, a man supposed to have died twenty years earlier.
Tuesday, December 8th, 1970
11: The Judas Trap
The Squad tries to help an intellectually disabled boy who was discovered with the rifle that killed his father.
Tuesday, December 15th, 1970
Pete and Linc conduct a search for Julie, who has been exposed to disease by a man on the run and the son he doesn't have legal custody of.
Tuesday, December 29th, 1970
13: Is There Anyone Left In Santa Paula?
Investigating the death of an immigration agent, the Squad finds a cop involved in the illegal entry of Mexican youths across the border.
Tuesday, January 5th, 1971
14: A Short Course in War
A group of student activists take over their college campus administration building, with Julie and an elderly teacher as hostages.
Tuesday, January 12th, 1971
15: Kicks Incorporated
The Squad investigates a unique nuisance racket headed by a man who turns out to be a close friend of Greer's.
Tuesday, January 19th, 1971
16: A Bummer for R.J.
The Squad investigates when a 40-year-old man who tries the hippie life to recapture his youth is implicated in a murder.
Tuesday, January 26th, 1971
17: The Hot, Hot Car
The Squad learns that an innocent family is driving a stolen car wired with dynamite and set to explode.
Tuesday, February 9th, 1971
18: Suffer, Little Children
The Squad attempts to help a minister find out who murdered his brother, a psychologist who ran a clinic for troubled youngsters.
Tuesday, February 16th, 1971
19: Is That Justice? No, It's the Law
The Squad helps an overzealous detective get the goods on a known dope pusher, but the pusher swears he's been framed.
Tuesday, February 23rd, 1971
20: A Double for Danger
Julie assumes the identity of a dead undercover agent to expose the leader of a narcotics ring.
Tuesday, March 2nd, 1971
21: Welcome to Our City
The Squad tries to find the father of a 15-year-old farm boy and learns that the man is involved in a loan shark racket.
Tuesday, March 9th, 1971
22: The Comeback
The Squad helps the son of an aging ex-boxing champ who is being harassed by gamblers for inside information on his dad's return to the ring after an 11-year absence.
Tuesday, March 16th, 1971
23: We Spy
Pete poses as a safecracker in order to break up an industrial espionage plot and in the process stumbles onto a murder.
Tuesday, March 23rd, 1971
24: The Price of Love
On vacation, Linc stumbles onto the kidnapping of a young boy in a desert ghost-town and finds himself held hostage as well.
Tuesday, September 14th, 1971
1: The Sentinels
The Squad searches the city for a pair of killers who harbor a flock of pigeons which could cause an encephalitis epidemic.
Tuesday, September 21st, 1971
An autistic and withdrawn boy who has accidentally shot Julie is sought by the Squad in order to save him from a murderer.
Tuesday, September 28th, 1971
3: Home is the Streets
The Squad pursues a dope pusher on the run for shooting two policemen.
Tuesday, October 5th, 1971
Julie, suffering a snake bite, is left stranded in the desert with a blind man when three young hoodlums steal her car.
Tuesday, October 12th, 1971
5: Color of Laughter, Color of Tears
The Squad investigates a circus carnival that is being sabotaged.
Tuesday, October 19th, 1971
6: The Medicine Men
Julie falls in love with a young doctor who is being blackmailed.
Tuesday, October 26th, 1971
7: The Sands of Anger
The Squad investigates a mysterious explosion that kills a driver at a dune-buggy rally in the desert.
Tuesday, November 2nd, 1971
8: The Poisoned Mind
Depressed after having shot a young man during a robbery, Greer takes time off to recover.
Tuesday, November 9th, 1971
9: Exit the Closer
Pete, Linc and Julie go undercover at a used car lot to crack a narcotics ring.
Tuesday, November 16th, 1971
10: Whatever Happened to Linc Hayes?
Suffering from amnesia after getting mugged, Linc wanders the city, unsure as to whether or not he is the escaped mental patient he reads about in a newspaper.
Tuesday, November 23rd, 1971
11: And a Little Child Shall Bleed Them
The Squad tries to protect a TV clown whose life is in danger.
Tuesday, November 30th, 1971
12: Real Loser
The Squad tries to track down a killer who was hired by his intended victim.
Tuesday, December 7th, 1971
13: Death of a Nobody
A woman is killed by a hit-and-run driver, but Pete is sure he was the intended victim.
Tuesday, December 14th, 1971
14: Feet of Clay
Linc befriends a deaf-mite who becomes a reluctant hero after saving a guard's life in a warehouse fire.
Tuesday, January 4th, 1972
15: I Am My Brother's Keeper
The killing of a union member sends Linc and Julie undercover to the ship docks to find Pete, who is suffering a brain injury.
Tuesday, January 11th, 1972
16: Deal with the Devil
Pete investigates the disappearance of a Vietnam war correspondent who was an older friend of his in his childhood.
Tuesday, January 18th, 1972
17: Kill Gently, Sweet Jessie
A convicted murderer out on parole goes on a mission to kill Pete, who he mistakenly believes was responsible for a savage beating he suffered years earlier.
Tuesday, January 25th, 1972
Julie becomes emotionally attached to an abandoned baby whose parents are terrorizing the area with armed robberies.
Tuesday, February 1st, 1972
19: No More Oak Leaves for Ernie Holland
The Squad works undercover as social workers to find a stolen cache of guns.
Tuesday, February 8th, 1972
20: The Cave
Pete, Linc and Julie are trapped in a cave by a crazed man who holds them responsible for his son's death in Vietnam.
Tuesday, February 15th, 1972
21: The Wild Weekend
Pete is kidnapped and almost killed by the jealous boyfriend of his former fiancée.
Tuesday, February 22nd, 1972
22: The Tangled Web
Pete and Linc jeopardize their lives and careers by helping Julie's friend return the jewelry he has stolen.
Tuesday, February 29th, 1972
23: Outside Position
Pete tries to help an ex-convict who has been framed on a narcotics charge.
Tuesday, March 7th, 1972
24: Big George
The Squad guards a man whose life is threatened because he witnessed a murder.
Thursday, September 14th, 1972
1: The Connection (1)
When Greer is seriously wounded by three phony cops, and four suitcases of heroin are stolen, the Squad goes to work.
Thursday, September 14th, 1972
2: The Connection (2)
When Greer is seriously wounded by three phony cops, and four suitcases of heroin are stolen, the Squad goes to work.
Thursday, September 21st, 1972
3: The Thunder Makers
The Squad investigates when a youth joins a motorcycle gang, plots a fake payroll robbery of his father's company and learns the other gang members are playing it for real.
Thursday, September 28th, 1972
4: Yesterday's Ashes
The Squad witnesses a shoplifting by a badly scarred woman and arranges plastic surgery, believing it would prevent her from a life of crime.
Thursday, October 5th, 1972
5: A Gift for Jenny
Linc's friend is kidnapped after receiving a fur coat as a gift, setting the Squad on a chase of a fur-theft ring.
Thursday, October 12th, 1972
6: Taps, Play It Louder
The Squad finds a missing ex-soldier working as a longshoreman, but because of mysterious circumstances they question his identity.
Thursday, October 19th, 1972
7: Eyes of the Beholder
The brother of a fur thief attempts to kill Pete, holding him responsible for his brother's death.
Thursday, October 26th, 1972
8: Good Times Are Just Memories
A police lieutenant involved in a jewel theft ring murders an informer and plants evidence implicating Pete as the killer.
Thursday, November 2nd, 1972
When Greer is framed as being on the take, the Squad begins an investigation to clear his name.
Thursday, November 9th, 1972
10: Can You Hear Me Out There?
The Squad's investigation turns up a radio disc jockey who was an unwitting helper of an auto-theft ring when his commercial indicated where stolen cars could be picked up.
Thursday, November 16th, 1972
11: Another Final Game
When a con man takes a little old lady friend of Linc's for $600, Pete and Julie assume the roles of a wealthy young couple to lure the bad guy.
Thursday, November 23rd, 1972
12: Crime Club
The Squad matches wits with a group of students with genius IQs responsible for bizarre headline-making robberies.
Thursday, November 30th, 1972
13: The Twain
The Squad helps a Eurasian girl who, while looking for her father, witnesses the murder of a passport forger.
Thursday, December 7th, 1972
14: Belinda -- End of Little Miss Bubble Gum
The Squad protects a former child star, upon whose life attempts were made when she became eligible for money held in trust for her.
Thursday, December 14th, 1972
On Christmas Eve a 5-year-old girl is left in Pete's care by her father, who then disappears.
Thursday, January 4th, 1973
17: Run, Lincoln, Run
A friend of Linc's is caught in the clutches of loan sharks and forced to set Linc up for elimination.
Thursday, January 18th, 1973
18: Don't Kill My Child
Although a stepfather confesses to child beating, the Squad believes the mother is guilty.
Thursday, January 25th, 1973
19: Death in High Places
Linc takes an undercover job as a high-steel construction worker to find his friend's murderer.
Thursday, February 1st, 1973
20: Put Out the Welcome Mat for Death
Investigation of a dope ring leads the Squad to a hospital where the husband of a terminal cancer patient committed a mercy killing because his wife was deprived of morphine.
Thursday, February 8th, 1973
21: Scion of Death
Pete and Linc witness a kidnapping, but the victim's father refuses to report the abduction to the police.
Thursday, February 15th, 1973
22: The Night Holds Terror
Convalescing in the home of a doctor and his wife, Julie is terrorized by a man who vows to kill everyone in the house.
Thursday, February 22nd, 1973
23: Cry Uncle
When Greer and the Squad investigate a series of art thefts, they come up with an unexpected culprit.
Thursday, March 1st, 1973
24: And Once for My Baby
The Squad helps prevent a $1 million heist masterminded by an ex-con whose pregnant wife is an unknowing victim of cervical cancer.
Friday, December 21st, 1973
An underworld boss issues orders to have Julie killed after learning she posed as his secretary to collect evidence to present to the grand jury.