Two cases for the bald detective. In the first ever episode.
The Marcus-Nelson Murders (1973) This film is based on a real case, the Wylie-Hoffert murder. A case that led to a fundamental change in US law. Two young girls are found murdered in their apartment in East Manhatten and Theo Kojak heads up the investigation. When a young black man is arrested and confesses to the murder Kojak is suspicious. Getting a lead from a junkie, Kojak goes on to prove the innocence of one man and the guilt of another.
Mojo Kojak poses as a chemist in an effort to snare the thieves of $1,000,000 worth of morphine who are now trying to sell it back to the insurance company. As Kojak begins putting the clues together, his plans are suddenly wrecked when the owner of the morphine decides he wants the police out of the deal.