However, the chief of police, outraged by the mayor's lowered requirements, decides to respond with his own change in policy: new cadets will be forced to quit rather than being thrown out.
Lieutenant Harris, who trains the cadets, agrees with the plan and employs tactics to make their lives as miserable as possible so that they do in fact quit.
Since this is their first official mission, each of the rookies is quickly paired with someone more experienced and then the duo is assigned a problematic area to patrol.
Tackleberry (David Graf) gets the most attractive partner, a blonde named Kirkland (Colleen Camp), who much to his delight also turns out to be obsessed with guns.
Mahoney and friends have graduated from the Police Academy and are issued with their first assignments.
As before, their cheerfulness and devotion to duty outweighs any shortcomings, but are even they ready to do battle with a band graffiti daubing terrorists?For example, Tacklberry completely loses his mind after he hooks up with Kirkland and after their date he is basically completely gone.It is also difficult to ignore the fact that both Hightower (Bubba Smith) and Hooks (Marion Ramsey) are totally underused.is a 1984 comedy film directed by Hugh Wilson, and starring Steve Guttenberg, Kim Cattrall and G. Short on police recruits, the new female mayor of a City with No Name announces a new policy requiring the police department to accept all willing recruits, regardless of height, weight, age, race, or education. It grossed approximately 6 million worldwide and spawned six sequels of varying quality.Having somehow proved themselves worthy (I just watched the first three in a row and already forgot how) the gang of new recruits get assigned to a precinct with a huge crime rate and get to rub their slobbiness in the face of Lt Mauser (less of a douchebag and more of a dick than Harris).Bobcat Goldthwait, as street gang leader Zed, adds his undeniable mentally-sub-par charm to the layer and layers of comedy on offer in this sequel.Vote up content that is on-topic, within the rules/guidelines, and will likely stay relevant long-term. The crew in blue is back again in 1985's eighth-largest-grossing blockbuster.This spawned a total of six sequel films, a live-action TV series, as well as a children's cartoon series and a fantastic amount of merchandising.There has also been talk of an eighth Police Academy film being directed by Steve Guttenberg.