The BEST episodes written by Henry Irving

The Big Dog
12 votes

#1 - The Big Dog

Dragnet - Season 2 - Episode 11

A purse-snatching dog? This is the case Friday and Gannon must solve. Making things more difficult, victims give different descriptions of the four-legged thief.

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The Senior Citizen
12 votes

#2 - The Senior Citizen

Dragnet - Season 2 - Episode 7

A series of daring daylight house burglaries are taking place; perpetrated by an octegenarian who uses the wedding and obituary notices in the paper to select his victims.

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The Subscription Racket
10 votes

#3 - The Subscription Racket

Dragnet - Season 1 - Episode 14

Friday learns about a scam artist with a novel twist: he uses an authentic Congressional Medal of Honor to solicit magazine subscriptions.

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The Big Amateur
8 votes

#4 - The Big Amateur

Dragnet - Season 2 - Episode 19

Citizens are full of praise for Officer Gideon C. Dengle - they want to bestow him with awards, honors and home-baked cookies. There's only one problem: there's no such officer in the LAPD.

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The Gun
12 votes

#5 - The Gun

Dragnet - Season 1 - Episode 15

A Japanese widow is senselessly murdered, leaving her small daughter an orphan. Friday has a hard time controlling his emotions while seeking the killer.

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The Phony Police Racket
11 votes

#6 - The Phony Police Racket

Dragnet - Season 2 - Episode 13

Friday and Gannon investigate a scam involving a phony LAPD newsletter, which comes with a card for subscribers entitling the bearer to preferential treatment from the police.

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The Hammer
13 votes

#7 - The Hammer

Dragnet - Season 1 - Episode 7

An elderly apartment manager is found to have been beaten to death with a hammer.

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Uncle Sonny
0 votes

#8 - Uncle Sonny

Chico and the Man - Season 3 - Episode 21

While Ed is away, his daring uncle comes to visit and throws an all-night girl party.