The BEST Episodes of Rescue 911

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 22, 2021

Network: CBS

Rescue 911 was a reality show hosted by William Shatner. The show consisted of re-enactments of emergency situations and documentaries of hospitals, police, and firefighters. The show ran for seven seasons on CBS from 1989 to 1996.

Episode 104

#1 - Episode 104

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 26, 1989

Bystander attempts to rescue two women trapped in a submerged car (Elkhart, Indiana); Woman stabbed by intruder (October 16, 1988. Lansing, Michigan); Rafter caught in dam's undertow (May 24, 1989. Hamilton, Ohio); Documentary of three patients awaiting organ transplants at Presbyterian-University Hospital (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania); Girl swept down storm drain (June 26, 1989. Houston, Texas)

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 105

#2 - Episode 105

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 3, 1989

Toddler falls into narrow hole (April 24, 1986. Colts Neck, New Jersey); Helicopter pilot attempts to locate a kidney recipient before the donor kidney expires (March 25, 1989. Glamis, California); Children burned in propane explosion (June 21, 1988. Ellicott, Colorado); Accident sends trucker plummeting over a 40 foot bridge and into a swamp (August 11, 1988. Atchafalaya Swamp, Louisiana)

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 106

#3 - Episode 106

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 10, 1989

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 110

#4 - Episode 110

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 7, 1989

Funny car explodes (July 22, 1989. Denver, Colorado); Helicopter pilots use infrered device to track burglary suspect (July 18, 1989. Fort Worth, Texas); Teenager on motorcycle falls off cliff (August 16, 1989. Amarillo, Texas); Elderly couple lost at sea (January 19, 1989. Charleston, South Carolina)

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 111

#5 - Episode 111

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 14, 1989

Woman hides from intruders (September. Los Angeles, California); Aerovac documentary-Helicopter picks up victims of a head on collision and a girl kicked in the face by a horse (Phoenix, Arizona); Car accident with downed power lines (July 20, 1989. US Highway 50 in Nevada); Girls lost in the Rocky Mountains (June 10, 1989. Arapahoe, Colorado)

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 112

#6 - Episode 112

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Nov 28, 1989

Woman outsmarts her assailant (May 5, 1989. Tucson, Arizona); Dispatcher's husband has heart attack (July 1, 1989. Kingwood, Texas); Cocaine user hijacks ambulance and takes four paramedics hostage (October 18, 1985. West Windsor, New Jersey); Husband must deliver wife's baby (September 3, 1989. Huntington Beach, California)

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: Mary Hardwick
Writers: Jean O'Neill
Episode 114

#7 - Episode 114

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Dec 19, 1989

Seattle Cop Shooting: Police officer is shot, good samaritans aid in the chase (May 15, 1989. Seattle, Washington); Carbon Monoxide Save: elderly couple are overcome by Carbon Monoxide fumes (November 6, 1988. Skokie, Illinois); Santa Catalina Rescue: a scuba diver surfaces too fast, needing in the hypobaric chamber (May 14, 1989. Santa Catalina Island, California); Baby Toss: A woman must toss eight babies from her top floor burning apartment (February 9, 1989. Washington, D.C.)

star 10.00
1 votes
Episode 103

#8 - Episode 103

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 19, 1989

High school football player goes into cardiac arrest (November 7, 1986. Springdale, Arkansas); Helicopter rescue of a hiker who fell from a cliff (July 1, 1989. Los Angeles, California); Prospector trapped underwater by boulder (Red River, California); Plane with stuck landing gear (March 12, 1985. St. Augustine, Florida); Burglar trapped in glass store calls 9-1-1 (May 19, 1989. Los Angeles, California)

star 9.00
2 votes
Special 2

#9 - Special 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired May 9, 1989

Houston cardiac documentary (Houston, Texas); Arsonist plays phone tag with police (January 29, 1989. Houston, Texas); other segments unknown

star 8.71
7 votes
Pilot

#10 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 18, 1989

Flood waters overturn a bus and forty-three children swept away in flooded river (July 17, 1987. Comfort, Texas); A stabbing victim and a baby injured in a car accident are treated at Ben Taub Trauma Center (Houston, Texas); Family faces armed intruder (December 14, 1988. Arlington, Texas); other segment(s) unknown

star 8.67
3 votes
Episode 102

#11 - Episode 102

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 12, 1989

Construction workers trapped upside-down in collapsed cherry picker; Mother must perform CPR on her baby (May 16, 1988. Xenia, Ohio); Toddlers play on tracks as train approaches (May 1, 1989. Ramsey, New Jersey); Teenage car accident victim is treated at R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center (Baltimore, Maryland); Teen touches power line with pool pole (May 27, 1989. Houston, Texas)

star 8.00
2 votes
Episode 202

#12 - Episode 202

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 18, 1990

Divers trapped in underwater cave (May 19, 1990. Gainsville, Florida); Man shot over seven times (January 17, 1989. Fresno, California); Heart transplant on a newborn baby (1987. Vancouver, Canada/Loma Linda, California)

star 7.00
1 votes
Episode 101

#13 - Episode 101

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 5, 1989

Boy swept away in flooded arroyo (June 10, 1988. Albuquerque, New Mexico); Skydiver is knocked unconscious (April 18, 1987. Coolidge, Arizona); Robber takes grocery store employee hostage (August 1, 1987. Elkhart, Indiana); Documentary of New York City firefighters (July 4. New York, New York); Seven-Year-Old girl helps deliver her mother's baby (May 16, 1989. Bartow County, Georgia)

star 6.00
1 votes
Directors: Chris Pechin
Writers: Jean O'Neill, Paula Deats
Episode 109

#14 - Episode 109

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 27, 1989

star 6.00
1 votes
Episode 203

#15 - Episode 203

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 25, 1990

Magician falls forty feet from burning rope (September 22, 1989. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania); Woman shot by ex-husband (June 16, 1989. El Cajon, California); Girl dangles from ski lift (January 1990. Ogden, Utah); Electrocuted Bear (August 14, 1989. Albuquerque, New Mexico)

star 6.00
1 votes
Episode 204

#16 - Episode 204

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 2, 1990

Woman trapped in burning car (April 26, 1990. Osage City, Kansas); Man holds his four-year-old son hostage (May 10, 1990. Tampa, Florida); Boys struck by lightning (July 24, 1987. Gulfport, Mississippi); Woman at home alone pinned against wall by sofa screams for help (February 11, 1990. Beaverton, Oregon)

star 6.00
1 votes
Directors: Mary Hardwick
Writers: Aaron Kass, Jean O'Neill
Episode 208

#17 - Episode 208

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 9, 1990

star 6.00
1 votes
Episode 305

#18 - Episode 305

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 15, 1991

star 6.00
1 votes
Episode 201

#19 - Episode 201

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 11, 1990

Peeping Tom in apartment complex (October 9, 1986. Gainsville, Florida); Girl saves sister from fire (November 29, 1989. Dallas, Texas)

star 5.50
2 votes
Directors: Mary Hardwick
Writers: Aaron Kass, Jean O'Neill
Episode 206

#20 - Episode 206

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 30, 1990

Elderly woman goes into shock after being bitten by a black widow spider (June 2, 1990. Las Vegas, Nevada); Father and children trapped in burning trailer (November 19, 1988); Man with car phone tails bank robber (April 11, 1990. Miami, Florida); Child drowns while fishing in a pond (April 29, 1990. Rushville, Indiana)

star 5.00
1 votes
Episode 307

#21 - Episode 307

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 29, 1991

Boy falls through ice on frozen lake (December 20, 1990. Englewood, Colorado); Robbers stab video-store owner (July 11, 1988. Bedford, Indiana); Neo-natal documentary (Cincinnati, Ohio)

star 5.00
1 votes
Directors: Mary Hardwick
Writers: Aaron Kass, Jean O'Neill
Episode 107

#22 - Episode 107

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 17, 1989

Spelunker trapped in flooded cave (July 1, 1985. Spring Mill State Park, Indiana); San Francisco neonatal hospital documentary (March 1989. San Francisco, California); A family is robbed at home (February 12, 1989. San Dimas, California); Apartment Fire (San Francisco, California); Girl is accosted by a child molester outside a bowling alley (April 30, 1988. Hayward, California)

star 0.00
0 votes
Episode 108

#23 - Episode 108

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 20, 1989

star 0.00
0 votes
Episode 113

#24 - Episode 113

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 12, 1989

Woman shot by mentally ill brother (July 20, 1989. Dallas, Texas); New Years Eve fire at a Puerto Rico hotel (December 31, 1986. San Juan, Puerto Rico); Boy performs Heimlich maneuver on choking bother (April 24, 1989. Baton Rouge, Louisiana); Rescuers search for missing girl (July 31, 1987. Chesterfield, Virginia)

star 0.00
0 votes
Directors: Mary Hardwick
Writers: Jean O'Neill
Episode 115

#25 - Episode 115

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 2, 1990

Dynamite explodes in construction worker's hand (August 17, 1989. Western Washington); Ex-convicts rob a winery (September 1988. Brookfield/New Milford, Connecticut)

star 0.00
0 votes
Directors: Mary Hardwick
Writers: Jean O'Neill