|Portrayed by:||Ethan Embry|
|First episode:||L.A. Dragnet: The Silver Slayer|
|Last episode:||L.A. Dragnet: The Little Guy|
After being vice for a short time, Detective Frank Smith was promoted to the Robbery-Homicide Division. He is the young partner of Joe Friday, who eargerly looks to the older detective for explanations and advice. Smith is a straight forward man who because of his age, must endure occasional crack about his youth and lug boxes of evidence.
- L.A. Dragnet (1 season, 12 episodes):
|Seasons||Season 1 • Season 2|
|Characters||Joe Friday • Frank Smith • Jimmy McCarron • Gloria Duran • Raymond Cooper • Sandy Chang • Elana Macias|