five-oh

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five-oh

The police. The term comes from the TV show Hawaii Five-0, about police officers in Hawaii, the fiftieth (50th) state. The five-oh are closing in on us—how are we going to avoid being arrested?

5-O

verb

five-oh

and 5-O
n. the police. (From a television program, Hawaii Five-O.) If you hit me again, I’ll call the five-oh!
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CBS' latest reboot, "Magnum P.I.," debuts Monday night, and "Hawaii Five-0" fans will see a familiar face in the Season 1 premiere.
The new show, which centers on Hawaii private investigator Thomas Magnum (Jay Hernandez), was created by Eric Guggenheim and Peter Lenkov, the latter of whom also co-created the "Hawaii Five-0" reboot.
"Hawaii Five-0" Season 8 newcomers Meaghan Rath and Buelah Koale were recently photographed on the set of the hit CBS series.
Rath and Koale's casting came weeks after Daniel Dae Kim and Grace Park announced (http://tvline.com/2017/06/30/hawaii-five-0-grace-park-daniel-dae-kim-leaving-season-8/) their departure from "Hawaii Five-0" after seven seasons following an alleged contract dispute.
A new character will be introduced in "Hawaii Five-0" Season 8, but it's not a person.
While speaking with (http://ew.com/tv/2017/08/10/spoiler-room-blindspot-brooklyn-nine-nine-greys-anatomy/) Entertainment Weekly , executive producer Peter Lenkov revealed that a drug-sniffing service dog will join the Five-0 team in the upcoming episodes.
"Hawaii Five-0" alum Daniel Dae Kim recently attended the Television Critics Association summer press tour for his upcoming TV show, "The Good Doctor."
While at the event, Kim was asked to comment on his (http://tvline.com/2017/08/06/daniel-dae-kim-hawaii-five-0-departure-interview/) recent departure from CBS' "Hawaii Five-0." "It's possible to be grateful for the opportunity and respectful of the colleagues and the people that I worked with and still maintain a steadfast sense of your self-worth.
"Hawaii Five-0" alums Daniel Dae Kim and Grace Park recently reunited weeks after leaving the CBS series.
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"Hawaii Five-0" Season 8 will introduce two new characters in its upcoming episodes.
Earlier this month, it was already revealed that (http://tvline.com/2017/06/08/hawaii-five-0-season-8-spoilers-casting-new-series-regular-female/) the heads of "Hawaii Five-0" were looking to cast a character named Tani.
Some of the original cast members of "Hawaii Five-0" have decided to leave the hit CBS procedural drama after Season 7.
O'Loughlin, who plays the role of McGarrett, previously announced that he will also be leaving "Hawaii Five-0" at the end of Season 8.
Love was definitely in the air for Steve McGarrett (Alex O'Loughlin) and Danny Williams (Scott Caan) as they celebrated Valentine's Day with their respective girlfriends, Lynn (Sarah Carter) and Melissa (Lili Simmons), in the previous episode of "Hawaii Five-0" Season 7.