Bob on TV

Click on player to see a Dateline NBC segment written and produced by Bob Friel and Polly Powell on the controversy over attracting great white sharks for divers just offshore California’s surfing beaches. Bob also did much of the underwater photography for the show.


Bob worked as a consultant for CBS News on an investigation into Canada’s “Highway of Tears.” The work resulted in an hour-long 48 Hours Mystery. The link will lead to the entire program on the CBS website.












The full 42-minute CBS 48 Hours Mystery segment “Chasing the Barefoot Bandit.” Bob’s interview was filmed in the Bahamas a couple of days after the capture of Colton Harris-Moore.