Detective School (1979)

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Detective School is an American television sitcom that aired on ABC for four months in 1979, for a total of 13 episodes.

The show was about an assortment of students who went to night school to learn basic detective skills, but who kept getting caught up in real criminal cases and getting themselves and their teacher into trouble.

This show was written, directed, and produced by Jeff Harris and Bernie Kukoff, the creators of Diff'rent Strokes.

Series Cast

  1. Randolph Mantooth

    Randolph Mantooth

    23 Episodes

  2. Taylor Negron

    Taylor Negron

    23 Episodes

  3. LaWanda Page

    23 Episodes

  4. Pat Proft

    23 Episodes

  5. Douglas Fowley

    Douglas Fowley

    23 Episodes

  6. James Gregory

    James Gregory

    23 Episodes

  7. Jo Ann Harris

    Jo Ann Harris

    23 Episodes

  8. Robert V. Barron

    Robert V. Barron

    1 Episode

  9. Bibi Osterwald

    Bibi Osterwald

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 2

1979 | 10 Episodes

Season 2 of Detective School premiered on September 15, 1979.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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