Quincy, M.E. was a television series that ran from 1976-1983 on NBC.
Dr. Quincy, a strong-willed Medical Examiner (forensic coroner) in Los Angeles County worked to ascertain facts about suspicious deaths. In the process, he frequently came into conflict with his boss and the police, each of whom have their own (often flawed) ideas about what was going on. A well-liked man, Quincy lived on a houseboat, frequents "Danny's" pub, and was popular with the ladies.