Scoop: COPS on FOX - Saturday, December 15, 2012
8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT
In the milestone 25th season premiere of COPS, patrolmen from the Toledo Police Department in Ohio respond to a domestic disturbance call involving a woman and her boyfriend, whom she claims threatened her with a knife.
Next, when a feral zebra is found running through city streets, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department must work with ananimal trainer to contain the zebra so it can be returned to safety. Finally, the Police Bureau in Portland, OR responds to a disturbance call involving a suspect carrying a large stick and a rock chasing another man on a highway overpass in the all-new “Odd Arrests #5” season premiere episode of COPS airing Saturday, Dec. 15 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (CP-2510) (TV-PG L).
8:30 - 9:00 pm/ET
The Boynton Beach, FL, Police Department conducts an undercover operation involving a woman who has allegedly hired a hit man to kill her husband. While posing as the hit man, an undercover officer has a candid conversation during which the woman details the situation. Following the conversation, the police department sets up a mock-crime scene so that when the suspect arrives home, she will think that her plan has been completed. To her surprise, she is taken into custody by the police and eventually arrested for solicitation of first-degree murder in the “Smooth Criminal” episode of COPS airing Saturday, Dec. 15 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (CP-2404) (TV-PG L, V)