21 Jump Street

The WORST episodes of 21 Jump Street

Every episode of 21 Jump Street ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of 21 Jump Street!

21 Jump Street revolved around a group of young cops who would use their youthful appearance to go undercover and solve crimes involving teenagers and young adults.

Last Updated: 7/20/2022Network: FOX
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Wheels and Deals (2)
star
5.75
12 votes

#1 - Wheels and Deals (2)

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/27/1989

Working on a tip from Booker, the Jump Street cops join a motorcycle caravan in order to bring Raymond Crane to justice.

Directors: Jefferson Kibbee
Second Chances
star
6.29
7 votes

#2 - Second Chances

Season 5 - Episode 22 - Aired 4/27/1991

Hoffs and Mac investigate a car theft ring near a high school, and the prime suspect is a pupil of Hoffs.

Directors: Steven Williams
Bad Day at BlackBurn
star
6.33
6 votes

#3 - Bad Day at BlackBurn

Season 5 - Episode 20 - Aired 4/13/1991

Fuller, Hoffs and Mac go undercover to investigate a gang of high school extortionists operating in a high school.

Directors: Brenton Spencer
The Dreaded Return of Russell Buckins
star
6.36
11 votes

#4 - The Dreaded Return of Russell Buckins

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 2/26/1989

Hanson goes after an old friend who wrote an article exposing the Jump Street program causing Hanson to get suspended from duty.

Directors: Rob Iscove
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Brothers
star
6.43
7 votes

#5 - Brothers

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/17/1990

Doug has a strained reunion with his estranged younger brother Joey when Joey is assigned to the Jump St. team. Doug comes to his aid after Joey is brainwashed into joining a religious cult he was investigating.

Directors: Don McBrearty
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A.W.O.L.
star
6.55
11 votes

#6 - A.W.O.L.

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 3/19/1989

An old Army buddy comes to Fuller seeking the Jump Street unit's help in bringing in an AWOL soldier who will be classified a deserter if he doesn't return to base within two days.

Directors: Mike Robison
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Things We Said Today
star
6.75
8 votes

#7 - Things We Said Today

Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/18/1989

Ioki is confronted by a teenage boy with a gun, who three years earlier Ioki had talked into turning in his drug abusing family.

Directors: Tucker Gates
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Low and Away
star
6.77
26 votes

#8 - Low and Away

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/14/1987

Penhall joins the school baseball team in order to keep an eye on one of its star players, whose life has been threatened when his father agrees to testify against the mob.

Directors: Bill Corcoran
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Don't Stretch the Rainbow
star
6.78
18 votes

#9 - Don't Stretch the Rainbow

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/1/1987

Racial violence threatens to break out at an integrated school when word leaks out that a white student got a black student pregnant.

Directors: Kim Manners
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Best Years of Your Life
star
6.79
14 votes

#10 - Best Years of Your Life

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired 5/1/1988

The suicide of a popular student, whom Hanson and Penhall had arrested the night before, leaves his family, fellow students and Hanson in a state of depression and forces Penhall to relive bitter childhood memories.

Directors: Bill Corcoran
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The Blu Flu
star
6.79
14 votes

#11 - The Blu Flu

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/29/1989

Everyone in the Jump Street unit gets blue flu when the police force goes on strike forcing Captain Fuller to team up with a rookie cadet.

Directors: Bill Corcoran
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Chapel of Love
star
6.81
16 votes

#12 - Chapel of Love

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/14/1988

Past romances that didn't have happy endings are the subject of conversation at a Valentine Day Eve poker game.

Directors: Michael Robinson
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In the Name of Love
star
6.83
6 votes

#13 - In the Name of Love

Season 5 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/16/1991

Mac has to date a daughter of a reputed drug dealer in a confidential FBI case at the same time he is trying to rebuild a relantionship with an old flame.

Directors: Zale Dalen
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School's Out
star
6.87
15 votes

#14 - School's Out

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/22/1988

Hanson goes undercover to find a student who is blowing up toilets. Meanwhile, Fuller must convince the higher-ups that the Jump Street program, which is scheduled to be deactivated over the summer, should be reactivated in the fall, and Doug decides it's time to grow up.

Directors: Kim Manners
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Buddy System
star
6.88
8 votes

#15 - Buddy System

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/27/1990

McCann joins up to be the partner of a mentally handicapped youth in a school buddy system, to investigate the murder of the boy's former partner.

Directors: Jorge Monte
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Coach of the Year
star
6.88
17 votes

#16 - Coach of the Year

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/27/1988

Penhall and Booker join a high school football team in attempt to prove that the coach's negligence led to the paralyzing injury of one of the players.

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Say It Ain't So, Pete
star
6.92
37 votes

#17 - Say It Ain't So, Pete

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/25/1989

Penhall gets caught up in the excitement as he and Hanson go undercover to bust a college gambling operation.

Directors: Jefferson Kibbee
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The Worst Night of Your Life
star
6.97
39 votes

#18 - The Worst Night of Your Life

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/10/1987

Hoffs is not convinced that the captured suspect in an arson case at a Catholic girls school is the guilty party and believes that the real culprit will strike again at the school's prom.

Directors: Rob Bowman
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Higher Education
star
7.00
17 votes

#19 - Higher Education

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/25/1987

A pregnant school girl fingers Ioki as the father to be.

Directors: Larry Shaw
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Whose Choice is it Anyways?
star
7.00
16 votes

#20 - Whose Choice is it Anyways?

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/11/1988

Hoffs goes undercover as a pregnant teen to investigate threats of violence being made to a family planning center by anti-abortionists.

Directors: Bill Corcoran
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Woolly Bullies
star
7.00
12 votes

#21 - Woolly Bullies

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/19/1989

Penhall's encounter with a bully while undercover causes the members of the Jump Street unit to reminisce about their dealings with bullies while they were in school.

Directors: Bill Corcoran
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High High
star
7.00
12 votes

#22 - High High

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired 4/23/1989

The Jump Street cops enroll in a performing arts school to bust a drug ring being run there.

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Stand by Your Man
star
7.00
10 votes

#23 - Stand by Your Man

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/13/1989

While trying to expose a drug ring at a prestigious medical school, Hoffs is raped while on a date with one of the suspects who later claims that she seduced him.

Directors: Daniel Attias
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A Change of Heart
star
7.00
8 votes

#24 - A Change of Heart

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired 1/15/1990

A lesbian student makes a pass at Hoffs when she and Capt. Fuller go undercover at a high school to learn the identity of a student who was a witness to a teacher's murder.

Directors: Jan Eliasberg
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Hi Mom
star
7.00
7 votes

#25 - Hi Mom

Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired 2/12/1990

Hanson and Penhall expose a point shaving scheme when they go undercover to investigate the drug related death of a college basketball star.

Watch Now:Amazon

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