Barnaby works with a claims adjuster in an arson-and-murder case.
In Hawaii, J.R. is framed for murder and thrown in jail by a vengeful cop.
Betty's testimony in a trial puts herself in danger and gives her attention from an impressed reporter.
Barnaby tries to help her emotionally disturbed niece when she's suspected of murdering her husband and his lawyer during memory lapses.
A runaway girl discovers that the glitter of the drug world has a deadly underside.
While on the search for a missing girl, Betty uncovers a center for white slavers.
Barnaby finds a man who vanished ten years ago - along with a fortune in stolen gold.
Betty probes the rape of a friend who was in shock when she identified her attacker.
Drug dealers infiltrate a treatment center and murder J.R.'s counselor friend.
An ex-policeman, whose son was killed as a warning not to interfere with the local protection racket, leads a vigilante group in a barrio.
Betty's friend dies of an alleged heart attack during his constitutional.
A black cab driver runs from a murder scene on the grounds that circumstantial evidence - and racism - would make him the prime suspect.
Barnaby looks for a millionaire's mistress, unaware that she's stolen a priceless objet d'art.
Thugs steal a photographer's negatives and blind her after she does an assignment at an air-freight terminal.
Barnaby is hired to find a composer's fiance who disappeared running away from unscrupulous music publishers.
While on a cruise, Betty falls for a man who's being targeted by South American street police.
A comic is suspected of killing the nightclub owner who fired him after his act proved to be a flop.
A columnist writing about prostitution focuses on a murdered girl whose reputation Barnaby is trying to save.
Betty responds to an SOS from her teacher friend, only to find her dead.
A pair of men pretending to be Barnaby and J.R. murder a writer employed by a publishing empire.
Betty is suspected of killing two members of her family by father and son detectives. This was intended to launch a spinoff called Tarkington (named after the father and son).