1975 - 1978, Crime
A lone wolf detective investigates crimes using some slightly unorthodox methods.

Episode Guide

  • Baretta - The Bundle (Season 4 Episode 24)
    Season 4 Episode 24:

    The Bundle

    A murder leaves two unemployed actresses holding $50,000 in stolen money, which they decide to keep.

  • Baretta - The Snake Chaser (Season 4 Episode 23)
    Season 4 Episode 23:

    The Snake Chaser

    A syndicate lieutenant (George Loros) vows revenge after being badly scarred in a chemical fire.

  • Baretta - The Dream (Season 4 Episode 22)
    Season 4 Episode 22:

    The Dream

    Baretta turns to a child psychic (Quinn Cummings) to find a kidnap victim.

  • Baretta - Barney (Season 4 Episode 21)
    Season 4 Episode 21:


    The daughter of a murdered newspaperman pursues the truck-hijacking story that cost her father his life.

  • Baretta - The Gadjo (Season 4 Episode 20)
    Season 4 Episode 20:

    The Gadjo

    Baretta's Gypsy partner must be ritually cleansed after accidentally killing his younger brother during a robbery.

  • Baretta - Woman Trouble (Season 4 Episode 19)
    Season 4 Episode 19:

    Woman Trouble

    A 12-year-old asks Baretta to find her recently paroled father (Timothy Scott).

  • Baretta - The Appointment (Season 4 Episode 18)
    Season 4 Episode 18:

    The Appointment

    A laundry owner refuses to identify the two men who held up his store and murdered a police officer.

  • Baretta - The Stone Conspiracy (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    The Stone Conspiracy

    When Baretta reports his corrupt vice-squad partner to Brubaker, he is ordered to check out the other officers.

  • Baretta - The Marker (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    The Marker

    Family loyalty compells Baretta's friend to agree to kill a man who assaulted an aging mobster's daughter.

  • Baretta - Just for Laughs (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    Just for Laughs

    A legendary entertainer on the verge of a comeback makes the headlines again due to a series of apparent attempts on his life.

  • Baretta - It's a Boy (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    It's a Boy

    A power struggle between two mobs disrupts Baretta's marriage plans.

  • Baretta - I'll Take You to Lunch (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    I'll Take You to Lunch

    Politics prevents a sheriff from agreeing to a settlement Baretta negotiated with robbers holding Billy hostage.

  • Baretta - Why Me? (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Why Me?

    A woman (Anne Schedeen) traumatized by a robbery clings to Baretta, hampering his investigation; guest Gerald McRaney.

  • Baretta - Hot Horse (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Hot Horse

    Baretta's friends steal a racehorse from the thief who stole it first and try to claim a reward.

  • Baretta - It Goes With the Job (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    It Goes With the Job

    Baretta is marked for execution by Vic Jackson after the detective kills Jackson's brother during a robbery.

  • Baretta - All That Shatters (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    All That Shatters

    A wheelchair-user plants bombs to attack transportation systems and buildings that lack handicap access; guest Kristoffer Tabori.

  • Baretta - Make the Sun Shine (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Make the Sun Shine

    His concern for an elderly amnesiac interferes in Baretta's drug investigation.

  • Baretta - Por Nada (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Por Nada

    The attack on a gang leader and his girlfriend threatens to touch off a barrio war; guest A Martinez.

  • Baretta - Buddy (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:


    Believing him innocent, Baretta shelters a slow-witted teen accused of killing his mother; guest J. Pat O'Malley.

  • Baretta - It's Hard but It's Fair (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    It's Hard but It's Fair

    Baretta poses as a boxing manager to trap the murderer of a cocaine trafficker.

  • Baretta - The Sky Is Falling (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    The Sky Is Falling

    Baretta searches for a teenage boy pursued by a killer after witnessing a friend's murder; guest Dennis Quaid.

  • Baretta - Lyman P. Dokker, Fed (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Lyman P. Dokker, Fed

    An FBI computer expert (Strother Martin) poses as a dashing agent and joins Baretta on an international case.

  • Baretta - Somebody Killed Cock Robin (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Somebody Killed Cock Robin

    An assault suspect is released and goes in search of his victim, a nightclub dancer.

  • Baretta - New Girl in Town (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    New Girl in Town

    A narcotics dealer orders the death of Baretta's new partner, a drug-sniffing police dog; guests Neville Brand, Vito Scotti.

  • Baretta - Playin' Police (Season 3 Episode 25)
    Season 3 Episode 25:

    Playin' Police

    After two thugs begin ripping off other criminals by impersonating police officers, Baretta poses as a drug dealer to trap them.

  • Baretta - Guns and Brothers (Season 3 Episode 24)
    Season 3 Episode 24:

    Guns and Brothers

    A man (Brad Davis) battles his mother and the system to get help for his psychopathic brother.

  • Baretta - Big, Bad Charlie (Season 3 Episode 23)
    Season 3 Episode 23:

    Big, Bad Charlie

    Chinese mobsters target a middle-aged newspaper vendor who killed a member.

  • Baretta - Carla (Season 3 Episode 22)
    Season 3 Episode 22:


    Baretta falls for the wife (Adrienne LaRussa) of an imprisoned gangster.

  • Baretta - Think Mink (Season 3 Episode 21)
    Season 3 Episode 21:

    Think Mink

    Police and crooks chase two elderly friends who took a load of stolen mink coats.

  • Baretta - Everybody Pays the Fare (Season 3 Episode 20)
    Season 3 Episode 20:

    Everybody Pays the Fare

    A mobster's deathbed confession sends Baretta after his own father's killer (Mel Ferrer).

  • Baretta - The Runaways (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    The Runaways

    Baretta tries to prevent a juvenile officer (Art Metrano) from returning three abused runaways to their homes.

  • Baretta - Not on Our Block (Season 3 Episode 18)
    Season 3 Episode 18:

    Not on Our Block

    Baretta faces personal danger when he sets out to expose the local "Godfather" of a close-knit Italian neighborhood.

  • Baretta - The Reunion (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    The Reunion

    Baretta reluctantly accepts a friend's help to track the gangster suspected in a humanitarian's murder.

  • Baretta - Open Season (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    Open Season

    A father hires a hit man to pursue the drug dealer who caused his daughter's death.

  • Baretta - This Sister Ain't No Cousin (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    This Sister Ain't No Cousin

    A nun and Baretta investigate the death of a a teenage drug dealer.

  • Baretta - Don't Kill the Sparrows (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    Don't Kill the Sparrows

    Baretta resigns to pursue a narcotics agent he suspects of heroin trafficking; guest Eddie Egan.

  • Baretta - The Big Hand's on Trouble (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    The Big Hand's on Trouble

    Despite Baretta's pleas, an immigrant clockmaker (Burt Young) refuses to pay protection to mobsters.

  • Baretta - Look Back in Terror (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Look Back in Terror

    A convict whom Baretta sent to prison escapes and discovers his girlfriend (Samantha Eggar) is dating the detective.

  • Baretta - Can't Win for Losin' ... (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Can't Win for Losin' ...

    Baretta has doubts when an addict's father (Whitman Mayo) confesses to the murder of a drug dealer.

  • Baretta - Nuthin' for Nuthin' (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Nuthin' for Nuthin'

    Baretta chases a 9-year-old boy planning to auction evidence from a numbers-racket raid.

  • Baretta - Crazy Annie (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Crazy Annie

    Posing as a wino, Baretta is trying to nail a skid row killer when he is abducted and held captive by a tough old woman who believes he is her wayward son.

  • Baretta - Dear Tony (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Dear Tony

    Evidence suggests the widow planned a police officer's death during a robbery.

  • Baretta - Under the City (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Under the City

    A gang of escaped juvenile convicts is holed up in an abandoned plant, surrounded by state police and a S.W.A.T. team.

  • Baretta - Shoes (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:


    A deaf-mute shoeshine boy creates problems for Baretta as he tries to avenge the rape and attempted murder of a young religious worker.

  • Baretta - They Don't Make `Em Like They Used To (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    They Don't Make `Em Like They Used To

    A vengeful master thief follows Baretta when he boards a cross-country bus to catch a female jewel-heist suspect.

  • Baretta - Street Edition (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Street Edition

    A reporter (Andrea Marcovicci) thwarts Baretta's efforts to crack a mob-run money scheme; guest Howard Hesseman.

  • Baretta - Runaway Cowboy (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Runaway Cowboy

    Baretta tries to help a judge (Geraldine Brooks) being blackmailed into acquitting a defendant.

  • Baretta - Soldier in the Jungle (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Soldier in the Jungle

    Baretta learns the hit man he is pursuing is an old friend (Burt Young) from the neighborhood.

  • Baretta - The Ninja (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    The Ninja

    Baretta is blamed for murders in a mobster's family, committed by a vengeful Tokyo businessman.

  • Baretta - Aggie (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:


    A mentally impaired waitress (Shelley Duvall) sees Baretta's partner (Richard Jaeckel) kill his blackmailing lover.

  • Baretta - Death on the Run (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    Death on the Run

    Infected Baretta has 48 hours to find a gunrunner with spinal meningitis.

  • Baretta - Dead Man Out (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    Dead Man Out

    Tony has himself put into prison to get information on a jewelry heist after two suspects end up dead.

  • Baretta - The Dippers (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    The Dippers

    After a teen pickpocket dies, Baretta infiltrates a gang run by a veteran "dipper" (Whitman Mayo).

  • Baretta - The Blood Bond (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    The Blood Bond

    A mobster holds Billy hostage when he believes Baretta took $500,000 retrieved after a thwarted theft.

  • Baretta - Pay or Die (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    Pay or Die

    Baretta must jeopardize an undercover policewoman (Joan Collins) to stop an escalating gangland confrontation.

  • Baretta - Murder for Me (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    Murder for Me

    A grieving father kills the doctor who treated his now-dead son, then goes after local drug dealers; guest Lainie Kazan.

  • Baretta - The Left Hand of the Devil (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    The Left Hand of the Devil

    To save his informant, Baretta infiltrates a murderous motorcycle gang; guests Bruce Boxleitner, Billy Green Bush.

  • Baretta - Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth

    Baretta works to clear his partner (Roger E. Mosley) of charges he shot a murder suspect in the back.

  • Baretta - Count the Days I'm Gone (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Count the Days I'm Gone

    Baretta loses an alcoholic nurse's (Meg Foster) 9-year-old sister, witness to the murder of a blind man.

  • Baretta - And Down Will Come Baby (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    And Down Will Come Baby

    A mother has second thoughts about selling her baby, she helps Baretta infiltrate a group trafficking in black market babies.

  • Baretta - When Dues Come Down (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    When Dues Come Down

    Baretta tracks a vengeful truck driver (Slim Pickens) he suspects of killing a cat burglar.

  • Baretta - A Bite of the Apple (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    A Bite of the Apple

    A dead hood's girlfriend (Karen Valentine) lies about not having her lover's records.

  • Baretta - Set-Up City (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Set-Up City

    Baretta banks on an ex-convict's (Charles Durning) help to infiltrate a group involved in jewel theft and murder.

  • Baretta - Photography by John Doe (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Photography by John Doe

    Billy persuades Baretta to reopen the case of a retired police officer supposedly killed in a fall; guest Brock Peters.

  • Baretta - Double Image (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Double Image

    Baretta becomes involved with a beautiful, dangerous woman while investigating waterfront killings.

  • Baretta - The Fire Man (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    The Fire Man

    A retired arson investigator agrees to help Baretta investigate a string of fiery explosions.

  • Baretta - Nobody in a Nothing Place (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Nobody in a Nothing Place

    An important conventioneer is gunned down and Baretta's only witness is a man who doesn't want to get involved.

  • Baretta - On the Road (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    On the Road

    To protect a runaway (Mackenzie Phillips), Baretta cooperates with two robbers posing as police officers.

  • Baretta - The Glory Game (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    The Glory Game

    To halt the investigation, a weapons dealer peddling guns to teenagers frames Baretta.

  • Baretta - The Good-Bye Orphan Annie Blues (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Good-Bye Orphan Annie Blues

    The trail of several drug-overdose deaths points to Baretta's friend (Paul Williams); guests Kim Darby, James Carroll Jordan.

  • Baretta - This Ain't My Bag (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    This Ain't My Bag

    A husband's (guest star Granville Van Dusen) indifference to his wife's (guest star Mary Rings) disappearance puzzles Tony (Robert Blake).

  • Baretta - The Secret of Terry Lake (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    The Secret of Terry Lake

    Baretta seeks to learn why a mobster's girlfriend (Margot Kidder) will not confirm her lover's alibi for a murder.

  • Baretta - Keep Your Eye on the Sparrow (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Keep Your Eye on the Sparrow

    Tony (Robert Blake) suspects a mentally retarded friend (guest star Burt Young) is responsible for a series of petty crimes.

  • Baretta - The Mansion (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The Mansion

    Baretta investigates the death of an incognito policewoman at a mysterious estate catering to the rich.

  • Baretta - Walk Like You Talk (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Walk Like You Talk

    A committee on police corruption investigates Baretta after his partner takes a bribe in order to support his girlfriend's expensive tastes.

  • Baretta - The Coppelli Oath (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The Coppelli Oath

    The brother (guest star John Friedrich) of a young dope dealer Baretta (Robert Blake) killed in a back-alley shootout vows vengeance.

  • Baretta - Ragtime Billy Peaches (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Ragtime Billy Peaches

    When the dead body of a prominent attorney's wife is found, Baretta learns that there is no record of the victim's youth.

  • Baretta - The Half-a-Million Dollar Baby (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Half-a-Million Dollar Baby

    Tony (Robert Blake) falls in love with a beautiful photographer (guest star Ann Prentiss) who uses him to steal $500,000.

  • Baretta - If You Can't Pay the Price (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    If You Can't Pay the Price

    Baretta develops sympathy for his quarry, an aged, ailing mobster (John Marley).

  • Baretta - Woman in the Harbor (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Woman in the Harbor

    A model's (guest star Ann Coleman) faked death leads to a missing $600,000 and Tony (Robert Blake) suspects police involvement.

  • Baretta - The 5 1/2 Pound Junkie (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The 5 1/2 Pound Junkie

    Baretta must protect his murdered buddy's drug-addicted, pregnant widow from her husband's assailants.

  • Baretta - He'll Never See Daylight (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    He'll Never See Daylight

    Baretta vows revenge when his girlfriend is murdered by a mobster's henchmen; guests Madlyn Rhue, Andrew Prine.

  • Baretta - Meio Milhão de Dólares Bebe (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Meio Milhão de Dólares Bebe

  • Baretta - Intriga Policial (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Intriga Policial

    A suposta morte de uma modelo está ligada ao desaparecimento de uma grande quantia de dinheiro, e Tony suspeita do envolvimento da polícia.

  • Baretta - Proteção (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:


    Baretta precisa proteger a viúva de um amigo, que está gravida e é viciada em drogas, dos assassinos de seu marido.

  • Baretta - Vingança (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:


  • Baretta - Essa Não é a Minha Mala (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Essa Não é a Minha Mala

    Mulher desaparece e marido age com indiferença, despertando a desconfiança de Baretta.

  • Baretta - Segredo de Terry Lake (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Segredo de Terry Lake

    Baretta quer entender porque a namorada de um mafioso não confirma o álibi de seu amante.

  • Baretta - Vigilância Feroz (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Vigilância Feroz

  • Baretta - Mansão (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:


  • Baretta - Suborno (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:


  • Baretta - O Julgamento Coppelli (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    O Julgamento Coppelli

  • Baretta - Passado Obscuro (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Passado Obscuro

    Baretta investiga a morte da esposa de um advogado e descobre que não há registros da vítima.