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, E08 (First Aired: Nov. 4, 1993)
Tibbs returns to Sparta with a law degree, news of his failed marriage, and a murder suspect to defend.
S07, E09 (First Aired: Nov. 10, 1993)
Bubba (Alan Autry) pursues a drug dealer (Damon Pooser) while his nephew lies in a coma from a heroin overdose.