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From 'Cold Case' to 'CSI': Procedural Law TV Shows Quiz
by Staff
Procedurals cover a single criminal case in one episode, outlining the crime, solving it, and sending the perp to jail all in under an hour. Take our quiz to see how much you know about the criminals, cases and characters of procedural law TV shows.

Which of these was NOT a "CSI" spinoff?

  • Miami
  • Los Angeles
  • New York

Who is the crime scene investigation supervisor for the graveyard shift on "CSI"?

  • Steve
  • Mike
  • Gil

What year did "Bones" premiere?

  • 2005
  • 2008
  • 2011

Who plays Dr. Temperance Brennan on "Bones"?

  • Zooey Deschanel
  • Emily Blunt
  • Emily Deschanel

True or false: "Dragnet" started as a radio program.

  • true
  • false

When did the first color version of "Dragnet" premiere?

  • 1957
  • 1967
  • 1977

What procedural police drama stars Angie Harmon?

  • "JAG"
  • "Rizzoli & Isles"
  • "Cold Case"

Whose books is the "Rizzoli & Isles" series based on?

  • Kathy Reichs
  • Camilla Lackberg
  • Tess Gerritsen

What year did "Law & Order" premiere?

  • 1980
  • 1985
  • 1990

Which procedural police show features Dr. Olivia Benson?

  • "Law and Order: Special Victims Unit"
  • "CSI"
  • "NCIS"

What year did "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" premiere?

  • 1997
  • 2001
  • 2006

What classic police show starred Andy Griffith?

  • "Perry Mason"
  • "Barnaby Jones"
  • "Matlock"

What is Matlock's first name?

  • Michael
  • Joseph
  • Ben

What actor played Arnie Becker in "L.A. Law"?

  • Richard Dysart
  • Corbin Bernsen
  • Michael Tucker

Which series starred David James Elliott?

  • "NCIS"
  • "Blue Bloods"
  • "JAG"

What branch of the military does Mac belong to on "JAG"?

  • Army
  • Navy
  • Marines

What year did "Perry Mason" premiere?

  • 1957
  • 1967
  • 1977

Who played the title character in "Perry Mason"?

  • Jack Webb
  • Andy Griffith
  • Raymond Burr

What was the name of Perry Mason's secretary?

  • Della
  • Delia
  • Diana

Where is "The Practice" set?

  • New York
  • Boston
  • Washington

Who plays Bobby Donnell on "The Practice"?

  • Matthew Perry
  • Dennis Franz
  • Dylan McDermott

What year did "NCIS" premiere?

  • 2003
  • 2005
  • 2007

True or false: "NCIS" is a spinoff of "JAG."

  • true
  • false

Who plays Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs on "NCIS"?

  • Michael Weatherly
  • David McCallum
  • Mark Harmon

Where is the show "Blue Bloods" set?

  • New York
  • Chicago
  • Los Angeles

Which member of the Reagan family is murdered in the line of duty?

  • Frank
  • Joe
  • Steve

What city is "Cold Case" set in?

  • New York
  • Philadelphia
  • Chicago

What year did "Hill Street Blues" debut?

  • 1979
  • 1980
  • 1981

Who played Andy Sipowicz on "NYPD Blue"?

  • Dylan McDermott
  • Dennis Franz
  • Harry Morgan

What year did "Without a Trace" premiere?

  • 2002
  • 2006
  • 2010