The Rookie (2018)

The Rookie (2018) - ABC





Crime drama

A middle-aged small-town man decides to pursue his dream of becoming an LAPD officer.

Where to Stream

2018– Series 6 Seasons109 Episodes

Upcoming TV Airings

The airings below are based on a generic national schedule. Times and dates can vary by TV provider.

Monday, June 17

Day of Death

Season 2 • Episode 11

Officer Nolan and the team are in a desperate search to rescue Officer Chen after her abduction.

Monday, June 17

Now and Then

Season 2 • Episode 12

Nolan takes his son's fiancée on a ride-along after she shows interest in becoming a police officer.

Monday, June 24

Follow-Up Day

Season 2 • Episode 13

Nolan is given some life-changing news; each unit is tasked with following up on dormant cases.

Monday, June 24


Season 2 • Episode 14

Officers Nolan and Harper investigate a murder which may have national security implications.

Monday, July 1


Season 2 • Episode 15

Officer Nolan learns his identity has been stolen and could jeopardize his position as an officer.

Monday, July 1

The Overnight

Season 2 • Episode 16

Officers Chen and Bradford respond to a call at the Los Angeles auditions of "American Idol."

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