Genre: Crime Drama
Premise: Carroll O'Connor stars as a small-town police chief (and later a sheriff) in fictional Sparta, Miss. For a small town, Sparta has its share of murder, rape, corruption, racism and drunken driving, so O'Connor's Chief William Gillespie has his hands full. The TV series is based on the novel and film of the same name.
S07, E05 (First Aired: Sep. 30, 1993)
A mysterious caller leads police to a body at the bottom of a pond; guests Steve Kanaly, Shannon Eubanks.
S07, E06 (First Aired: Oct. 14, 1993)
Sheriff Gillespie's daughter suspects her boyfriend may be involved with the distribution of illegal automatic weapons.