The missions of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Emergency Services Detail.

Creator:

Rick Rosner
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2   1  
1981   1979  

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
John Bennett Perry ...  Deputy Theodore Roosevelt 'Trap' Applegate III 16 episodes, 1979-1981
Mark Harmon ...  Deputy Dwayne 'Thib' Thibideaux 13 episodes, 1979
Joanna Cassidy ...  Deputy Morgan Wainwright 13 episodes, 1979
Brian Frishman ...  Big Bird 13 episodes, 1979
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240-ROBERT followed the exploits of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Emergency Services Detail. Utilizing helicopters, boats and a customized Ford Bronco, the team managed to extract hapless citizens from various dangerous situations. The series was based on the real life 240 unit of the Sheriff's Department. Written by Chris Fontaine <fontain1@pilot.msu.edu>

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Mark Harmon sang Saddle my Dreams. See more »

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240-ROBERT Should return to Television
8 December 2000 | by cjohnSee all my reviews

As a kid I remember myself and all of my friends watching 240-ROBERT on TV. We all thought it was a great show. We where in the nine year old range at the time. Most of us still talk about the show today and how we would like to see it return to tv with the original cast. In Somerset County Maine, the show 240-ROBERT was a major inspiration for the creation of a Special Response Unit which is called the, "Somerset Regional Dive-Rescue Association. They members are of all branches of public safety. They do that 240-ROBERT STUFF..


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 August 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Operação Resgate See more »

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Runtime:

(16 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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