The exploits of three rookie police officers in a large unnamed Southern California city are followed in this weekly series. Mike Danko is a married former marine, Willie Gillis is a recent college graduate and Terry Webster joined the police as part of a special minority recruitment plan. Their supervisor is Lt. Eddie Riker and Jill is Mike's worried wife who works as a nurse at the local hospital.
Cast of The Rookies
Georg Stanford BrownTerry Webster
Sam MelvilleMike Danko
Kate JacksonJill Danko
Gerald S. O'LoughlinLt. Ed Ryker
Bruce FairbairnChris Owens
Michael OntkeanWillie Gillis