Call the Police

June 3, 1947 to September 25, 1949
52 episodes known to exist
Call the Police was a detective/crime radio show which ran from June 3, 1947 to September 25, 1949. It starred Joseph Julian, Joan Tompkins, George Petrie, Amzie Strickland, Robert Dryden, George Petrie, Amzie Strickland, and Robert Dryden.
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Radio series often ran for multiple seasons and/or through many incarnations with different radio networks, sponsors, cast/crew, and revivals after many years.
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Dates
Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
1
June 3, 1947 - September 23, 1947
Call the Police
17
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2
June 1, 1948 - September 28, 1948
Call the Police
18
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3
June 5, 1949 - September 25, 1949
Call the Police
17
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Call the Police
June 3, 1947 - September 23, 1947
17 episodes known to exist
Stars: Joseph Julian, Joan Tompkins
Announcer: Jay Simms
Director: Ben Ludlow
Writer: Peter Barry
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
June 3, 1947 
The Portor Case 
Case # 36-99 
30:00 

 
June 10, 1947 
The Case of the Kidnapped Killer 
Case # 96-42 
30:00 

 
June 17, 1947 
The Case of the Violent Vegetable 
Case # 439-652 
30:00 

 
June 24, 1947 
The Case of the Three Used Bullets 
 
30:00 

 
July 1, 1947 
The Case of the Narrow Minded Crooks 
 
30:00 

 
July 8, 1947 
The Case of the Hep Cat with the Heater 
 
30:00 

 
July 15, 1947 
The Case of the Missing Murderer 
Case # 72-86 
28:30 

 
July 22, 1947 
The Case of the Wooden Kamona 
 
30:00 

 
July 29, 1947 
The Case of the Scarred Cadaver 
 
30:00 

 
10 
August 5, 1947 
The Case of the Plar Sapphire 
 
30:00 

 
11 
August 12, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
12 
August 19, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
13 
August 26, 1947 
The Case of the Century Note 
 
30:00 

 
14 
September 2, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
15 
September 9, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
16 
September 16, 1947 
The Case of the Blade of Honor 
 
30:00 

 
17 
September 23, 1947 
The Case of the Jealous Lady 
 
30:00 

 
Call the Police
June 1, 1948 - September 28, 1948
18 episodes known to exist
Stars: George Petrie, Amzie Strickland, Robert Dryden
Music: Ben Ludlow
Director: John Cole WRITER
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
18 
June 1, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
19 
June 8, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
20 
June 15, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
21 
June 22, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
22 
June 29, 1948 
The Case of the Serpent Who Ate Men 
 
30:00 

 
23 
July 6, 1948 
The Case of the Suntower Mystery Mansion 
Case # 4208 
28:30 

 
24 
July 13, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Case # 72-86 
30:00 

 
25 
July 20, 1948 
The Case of the Unknown Strangler 
Case # 3461 
28:30 

 
26 
July 27, 1948 
The Case of the Mandarin's Macaw 
 
30:00 

 
27 
August 3, 1948 
The Case of the Bargain Bullets 
 
30:00 

 
28 
August 10, 1948 
The Case of the Man with the Brain 
 
30:00 

 
29 
August 17, 1948 
The Case of Lovely Lana 
 
30:00 

 
30 
August 24, 1948 
The Case of the Perfumed Grand 
 
30:00 

 
31 
August 31, 1948 
The Case of the Murder Concerto 
 
30:00 

 
32 
September 7, 1948 
The Case of the Flaming Jalopy 
 
30:00 

 
33 
September 14, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
34 
September 21, 1948 
The Case of the Double-Barreled Boomerang 
 
30:00 

 
35 
September 28, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
Call the Police
June 5, 1949 - September 25, 1949
17 episodes known to exist
Stars: George Petrie, Amzie Strickland, Robert Dryden
Music: Ben Ludlow
Director: John Cole WRITER
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
36 
June 5, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
37 
June 12, 1949 
The Case of the Startled Lady 
 
30:00 

 
38 
June 19, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
39 
June 26, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
40 
July 3, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
41 
July 10, 1949 
The Case of the Nervous Deathmakers 
 
30:00 

 
42 
July 17, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
43 
July 24, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
44 
July 31, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
45 
August 7, 1949 
The Case of the Hero's Funeral 
 
30:00 

 
46 
August 14, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
47 
August 21, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
48 
August 28, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
49 
September 4, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
50 
September 11, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
51 
September 18, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
52 
September 25, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Final Episode 
30:00 

 
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