The Best Episodes of CHiPs

#1 - Roller Disco (1)

Season 3 - Episode 1

Jon and Getraer ride together while Ponch is busy hunting down stars for the annual CHP roller disco.

Directors: Don Weis

#2 - Tiger in the Streets

Season 5 - Episode 14

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.

Directors: Charles Bail

#3 - Vagabonds

Season 5 - Episode 2

A family in a camper van cause an accident to claim the insurance money. Ponch and Jon give chase.

Directors: Bruce Kessler

#4 - Valley Go Home!

Season 3 - Episode 3

The rivalry between two teenage gangs intensifies when each blames the other for a series of robberies. Officers mediate a feud between teenagers. Ponch and Jon intervene when some irate surfers chase the Valley kids who bumped their car. Meanwhile, a couple of thieves use trash pickup as a cover to rip off beach-goers' tape decks.

Directors: Barry Crane

#5 - Dog Gone 7.96

Season 1 - Episode 3

Jon takes a liking to a stray pooch found on the freeway, but when the dog won't stay quiet, he leaves the pup with Ponch; after a traffic stop, a trio of young toughs decide to teach Ponch a lesson, but it may be Jon who'll pay the price.

Directors: Michael Caffey

#6 - Undertow 7.47

Season 1 - Episode 2

A tow truck driver robs women who called for assistance. Ponch breathes in nitrous oxide (laughing gas) at an accident scene and becomes loopy.

Directors: Christian l Nyby ll

#7 - Sick Leave

Season 4 - Episode 2

Jon and Ponch try to help fellow officer Andy, who is pulling dangerous stunts at work, making warped judgment calls and causing a strain in his relationships.


#8 - Roller Disco (2)

Season 3 - Episode 2

Jon loses the skater he's been chasing. Meanwhile, Ponch is still looking for his skater but can't find him. Jon lets troubled popstar Jimmy Tyler stay at his apartment.

Directors: Don Weis

#9 - Moonlight

Season 5 - Episode 3

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.

Directors: Earl Bellamy

#10 - The Volunteers

Season 2 - Episode 2

Jon and Ponch must take on the dangerous assignment of escorting a convoy of trucks carrying hazardous chlorine gas.

Directors: John Florea

#11 - Disaster Squad

Season 2 - Episode 4

A television news crew creates negative publicity for Jon and Ponch when they air edited news segments making the officers look bad.

Directors: Gordon Hessler

#12 - Moving Violation 7.43

Season 1 - Episode 4

While on a date, Ponch receives a ticket and decides to attend traffic school to hide the citation from Getraer.

Directors: Ed Abroms

#13 - Death Watch 8.70

Season 3 - Episode 5

The death of a fellow officer sets Ponch and Jon on the trail of a stunt driver who instigates accidents to pay back insurance companies.

Directors: Barry Crane

#14 - Weed Wars

Season 5 - Episode 5

Due to lack of laws on minors a young boy is used for drug smuggling.

Directors: Earl Bellamy

#15 - The Great 5K Star Race and Boulder Wrap Party (1)

Season 4 - Episode 5

A possible disaster at the fashionable Malibu beach and the department's annual charity fundraiser keep Jon and Ponch busy.

Directors: Gordon Hessler

#16 - Baby Food

Season 1 - Episode 6

When an unsecured load of defective baby food spills onto the freeway, Ponch and Jon must race against time to find two of the missing cases.

Directors: Paul Krasny

#17 - Trick or Treat

Season 2 - Episode 6

After stopping a speeding van carrying 13 black cats on Halloween, Ponch has an entire day of bad luck.

Directors: Phil Bondelli

#18 - Counterfeit 7.88

Season 3 - Episode 6

A bogus clergyman prints counterfeit money that circulates to Ponch. Meanwhile, Ponch is worried that his blind date is too shallow.

Directors: John Florea

#19 - Career Day 7.56

Season 1 - Episode 5

Two enterprising hustlers use CB radios to identify and rip off homes adjacent to local freeways; Ponch's former high school principal invites him to speak at the school's Career Day assembly after he and Jon arrest some joyriding frat bothers in a hearse.

Directors: Ric Rondell

#20 - The Great 5K Star Race and Boulder Wrap Party (2)

Season 4 - Episode 6

Jon and Ponch continue with their evacuation program for Malibu residents. Two daredevil criminals plan their escape route from a mansion belonging to a film producer.

Directors: Gordon Hessler

#21 - Neighborhood Watch

Season 2 - Episode 5

A group of skateboarding kids cause driving hazards, and a drunk-driver demands Ponch and Jon's attention repeatedly.

Directors: Phil Bondelli

#22 - Taking Its Toll 7.43

Season 1 - Episode 7

A pair of bandits rip off wealthy targets while they're stopped at local toll booths; Jon decides to write a novel based on Ponch's misadventures.

Directors: Georg Fenady

#23 - The Return of the Supercycle

Season 3 - Episode 7

Ponch ends up in hospital when he crashes while pursuing a jewelry thief on a motorbike. Jon and Ponch think it could be Roy Yarnell, who's back in town with his own stunt show. Meanwhile, a new female officer is interested in Jon, but his colleagues think she's there to spy on them.

Directors: Bruce Kessler

#24 - This Year's Riot

Season 6 - Episode 7

On temporary duty Ponch and Bobby hunt a drug dealer and mediate a dispute over a nude beach.

Directors: Richard A. Colla

#25 - Green Thumb Burglar 7.87

Season 1 - Episode 8

Fresh plantings stolen from the highways near the command post nearly drive Getraer to distraction; a pair of psychic twins foretell gloom and doom in Ponch's immediate future

Directors: Christian I. Nyby II