Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987) Poster


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Followed by 

Police Academy: The Series (1988) (TV Series)
Police Academy: The Series (1997) (TV Series)

Edited from 

Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985)
Recycled exterior shot of the Kirklands' house.
Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986)
Recycled shot of cityscape at start of film.


The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Harris tells Hooks she has a voice like a little munchkin.
The Archie Show (1968) (TV Series)
Proctor reads an Archie comic book.
The Brady Bunch (1969) (TV Series)
Zed sings, "Your mother, my mother ain't never looked like Florence Henderson".
Hill Street Blues (1981) (TV Series)
Mentioned by Mrs. Feldman.
Top Gun (1986)
Zed tells Sweetchuck that, in the pilot uniform, he looks like Tom Cruise in Top Gun.

Referenced in 

Wogan: Episode dated 24 July 1987 (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced in conversation
Valerie: The King and I (1988) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by David
Home and Away: Episode #1.122 (1988) (TV Episode)
Alan suggests he and Bobby go and see this as part of a double feature
Video Violence 2 (1988) (Video)
Poster is shown in a video store.
ALF: Fever (1989) (TV Episode)
ALF claims that this film and "Police Academy V" lacked the pathos and emotional underpinnings of the other films in the series.
In Living Color: Homey D. Clown Returns (1990) (TV Episode)
One of the sketches is titled "Michael Winslow: A One Man Show" and mentions the movie via voice over.
The Simpsons: Principal Charming (1991) (TV Episode)
Marge tells Homer that Selma likes Police Academy movies.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Star Force: Fugitive Alien II (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Fugitive Alien II: Electric Boogaloo, The Heretic, Nerds in Paradise, On the Move, Citizens on Patrol"
Motormouth: Episode #4.17 (1991) (TV Episode)
Title visible on giant TV Times pages behind Andy Crane.
Coach: The Bachelor Party (1992) (TV Episode)
Bubba Smith's movies are mentioned
Mystery Science Theater 3000: I Accuse My Parents (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Part IV: Citizens on Patrol"
Pinky and the Brain: Collect 'Em All/Pinkasso (1996) (TV Episode)
Brain calls the printing press "Gutenberg's greatest achievement," and Pinky says, "You mean 'Police Academy 4'?"
Police Academy: The Series: Beauty Is Only Academy Deep (1997) (TV Episode)
Golf balls ricocheting in the Commandant's office.
Police Academy: The Series: All at Sea (1997) (TV Episode)
Bird excrement falls from above.
Police Academy: The Series: Got Insurance? (1998) (TV Episode)
Commandant drives golf balls that ricochet throughout his office.
Naked Movie (2002)
Lance Kinsey introduced as the star of 'Police Academy 2-6'
Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol - Remembering a Lofty Investigation (2004) (Video)
Making of featurette, and title reference.
Police Academy 3: Back in Training - All Washed Up: Floating Memories (2004) (Video)
Mentioned by Leslie Easterbrook (as Police Academy 4).
Police Academy 6: City Under Siege - Unholy Alliance: A Retrospective (2004) (Video)
Mentioned by Peter Bonerz (as Police Academy 4).
I Want Candy (2007)
Candy and Baggy dicuss this movie when they first meet
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #8.7 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Daniel in the opening after Sonia points out that the night has a theme of movies and musicals.
Good Bad Flicks: Super Mario Bros (2011) (TV Episode)
Futurama: Law and Oracle (2011) (TV Episode)
Sign reads "Police Academy: Not affiated with Police Academy IV'
Blue Mountain State: One Week (2011) (TV Episode)
Thad mentions Bubba Smith's Police Academy movies
Bad Movie Beatdown: Scissors (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned among bad films Stone used to feature in
Modern Family: Open House of Horrors (2012) (TV Episode)
"I'm no stranger to the Police Academy myself. Seen all seven of them."
Drew: The Man Behind the Poster (2013)
Poster shown.
The Jack and Triumph Show: Triumph Comes Home (2015) (TV Episode)
Tracy: "It's Michael Winslow from Police Academy 1 through 7"
Doodle Toons: What's in a Name (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Simpsons: Friends and Family (2016) (TV Episode)
Homer watches this movie
This Is Us: Number Three (2017) (TV Episode)
Randall mentions the movie by name.
Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik: Episode #1.3 (2019) (TV Episode)
Behind the scenes and plot elements discussed, still pictures shown.

Featured in 

I Love the '80s Strikes Back (2003) (TV Series)
Footage from this film was edited into this mini-series.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Pranks (2014) (TV Episode)
Voodoo Mumbo Jumbo is #6.
What an Institution: The Story of Police Academy
Includes footage from the movie.


Dracula (1931)
Jones does a Dracula impression.
Hindenburg Disaster Newsreel Footage (1937) (Short)
Zed: "Oh, the humanity!"
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
When Mahoney, Jones, Hightower and Tackleberry want to give young C.O.P.s a scare, they imagine a scene of The Texas Chain Saw Massacre killer resurrection.
Friday the 13th: Part III (1982)
Tackleberry wears a hockey mask like Jason from this movie series.

Spoofed in 

Family Guy: Barely Legal (2006) (TV Episode)
"it's our first day at Police Academy 4"

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