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Headlong: Running from COPS
2: Shooting Fish In A Barrel
Apr 23, 2019 · 35 min
What is it like to watch yourself on COPS when you can’t remember getting arrested?
More episodes from Headlong: Running from COPS
Jun 5, 2020
Black Lives Matter and an Update
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May 28, 2019
Bonus Episode: Himalayan Salt Boy
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. Plus: a trip to the motherfucking Kumquat Festival.
May 21, 2019
6: That’s The Story
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?
May 14, 2019
5: The Worst Day Of Your Life
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?
May 7, 2019
4: Mind Blown
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 LivePD — six hours a week of policing aired live. What could possibly go wrong?