Panheads in the movies.
Police drama from 1950 set in Los Angeles . cops (on Panheads) and robbers, car /motorcycle chases, murder. This movie has it all.
A story of the motorcycle cops of the traffic-division of the Los Angeles Police Department.
Ken Foster, a trainee, is engaged to the sister, Jean Collins, of motorcycle policeman Larry Collins,
who is taking part in the investigation of a hit-and-run killing the police believe was a deliberate murder. Sighting a stolen car used in the killing, Larry pursues it and is killed by the driver.
Ken is taken from the training academy and given the assignment of impersonating a known auto-thief, now in police custody, in the hopes he will be accepted by the hot-car ring working the city.
He gets close before his identity is discovered and he is confronted at gunpoint by the gang-leader.
Written by Les Adams .
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