Running from COPS - Headlong Season 3

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Dan Taberski and the team behind Missing Richard Simmons investigate COPS — the longest running reality show in TV history — and its cultural impact on policing in America. Our story begins with the footage of a routine arrest behind a church in Geor...Show More


16:12 | May 28th, 2019

One last story that shows how even the most innocuous police interactions, the ones COPS and Live PD air to get laughs, aren’t funny at all if you’re the one on TV.
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38:17 | May 21st, 2019

We get our hands on raw, unedited footage of COPS and finally answer the question we've been asking throughout our 18-month investigation: How real is COPS?

40:39 | May 14th, 2019

How does it feel to be hunted for months by police officers and camera crews, both of whom seem hellbent on putting you on TV?

42:59 | May 7th, 2019

An ex-cop breaks down some of the most shocking arrests we’ve watched on COPS and tries to imagine why police departments would want that footage out in the world. Plus, the next generation of COPS is...Show More
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