Aired Wednesday May 29, 4:00pm - 6:00pmon 5SELECT


Series 3 Episode 3: Candidate for a Crime

With election day close at hand, Nelson Hayward finds himself in an extremely tight race for a Senate seat from California, but when a political campaign manager is murdered, Lt Columbo starts trailing the senatorial candidate and uncovers some nasty facts.

Crime drama
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • Boris SagalDirector
  • Peter FalkLt. Columbo
  • Jackie CooperNelson Hayward
  • Ken SwoffordHarry Stone
  • Joanne LinvilleVickie Hayward
  • Tisha SterlingLinda Johnson
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