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If You Can't Scooby-Doo the Time, Don't Scooby-Doo the Crime

Scoob and Shag find the Ghost of Stealin' Stan

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Be Cool, Scooby-Doo!
Episode # 115
US Air date February 6, 2016 (Cartoon Network)[1]
UK Air date October 27, 2015 (Boomerang)[citation needed]
Story by Steve Clemmons
Teleplay by Steve Clemmons
Jon Colton Barry
Marly Halpern-Graser
Directed by Jeff Mednikow
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If You Can't Scooby-Doo the Time, Don't Scooby-Doo the Crime is the fifteenth episode of Be Cool, Scooby-Doo!.


Fred visits a high security prison and ends up investigating the ghost of an escaped inmate who's wreaking havoc on it.[2]


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Main characters:

Supporting characters:

  • Ravi (single appearance)


Other characters:

  • Prisoner 1 (single appearance)(main story and flashback)
  • Prisoner 2 (single appearance)(main story and flashback)
  • Great white sharks (single appearance)(no lines)
  • Seagull (single appearance)(no lines)




  • Boat


Suspect Motive/reason
Ravi He acts creepy.


Culprit Motive/reason
Stealin' Stan as the Ghost of Stealin' Stan To break into Warden Bowman's safe to find a photo, which proved his innocence.
Warden Bowman He was keeping Stealin' Stan at the Vault on a previous crime,
and hiding the photo in his safe that would prove his innocence.


Frank Welker Scooby-Doo
Fred Jones
Matthew Lillard Shaggy Rogers
Grey Griffin Daphne Blake
Kate Micucci Velma Dinkley
John DiMaggio Ghost of Stealin' Stan
Stealin' Stan
Prisoner 1
Billy Gardell Wayne Bowman
Prisoner 2


Song Credits Performed by Character performance by
"I Don't Know About You" Written by Andy Sturmer Finnegan Schwartz N/A


  • Velma wears water rings because she is afraid of the water, as established in All Paws on Deck.


  • The title is a play on "If you can't do the time, don't do the crime."
  • It was released digitally on October 30, 2015.
  • The Mystery Machine doesn't appear in this episode.
  • The x-ray screen has a retro option, depicting the gang how they looked in Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!.


  • Disguises: Scooby and Shaggy as cafeteria inmates.
  • Daphneism: Stealing Fred's sandwich and not saying anything because Fred made such a good case against Shaggy.

Cultural references

  • The Vault seems to be a modern day Alcatraz.

Animation mistakes and/or technical glitches

  • None known.

Inconsistencies continuity errors and/or goofs/oddities

In other languages

Language Name Meaning
Polish Odsiadka i zagadka Porridge and mystery



External links

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