A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NCIS

Sat, 2 Oct '21
TV series with Agt. Leroy Jethro Gibbs
Fri, 1 Oct '21
"___: Hawaii" (TV spinoff)
Wed, 22 Sep '21
CBS police procedural
Sun, 21 Mar '21
Longtime procedural set in Washington, D.C.