This is the first installment of a three-part series where we chronicle the 15 craziest chases, robberies, beat-downs and drug busts in the long-standing reality show. If you can't get enough COPS, be sure to tune in to new episodes Saturdays at 8/7c, only on Spike. Without further ado...
15: BUFFALO PD FINDS A GIGANTIC SNAKE
In Buffalo, NY, officers are called to investigate a report of a snake in someone's home. They arrive to find a gigantic boa constrictor that does NOT want to be moved.
14: DRUGGED UP PEDESTRIAN BRAWLS WITH COP
When a police officer tries to stop a suspicious pedestrian, he refuses. Before long, they are trading haymakers which eventually ends with the suspect being taken down. It's safe to assume the suspect is on some sort of drug.
13: BRAWL ON BOURBON ST
Mardi Gras is supposed to be fun. If you get into a fist fight, resist police, and end up with your face rearranged, it is not fun.
12: LITTLE PERSON DETAINED BY LVPD
In Las Vegas, NV, a police officer stops to check a little person loitering dangerously on the side of a busy highway. The suspect takes off running, and even tries to climb up a lamp post, before being stopped.
11: TASERED COCAINE SUSPECT RUNS FROM COPS
In Cincinnati, OH, officers respond to a call of a domestic disturbance. Upon arriving, they are called to another situation where a man is busted for cocaine posession. Despite being tased several times, the suspect takes off and leads officers on a lengthy and dangerous high speed chase.