A knockout cops-and-killers yarn that starts fast and gets faster. Janssen, just coming off his "Fugitive" TV series, is a police sergeant searching for a killer. He's lurking on the grounds of an apartment complex when he spies a man racing across the grass. Janssen duly warns the man
to stop, then is forced to shoot the runner when the man draws a gun. The dead body turns out to be that of Curtis, a well-known physician who had spent a great deal of time and effort on behalf of downtrodden Mexicans in the area south of San Diego. Janssen and the other cops hunt in vain for the
gun Janssen swears he saw. The press has a field day and accuses Janssen of being just ...