Mildred's moonlighting as a detective turns up a dead Interpol agent and puts Laura and Steele on the trail of an international master thief.
Jon and Ponch try to find a mysterious female doctor who pulls a disappearing act after treating accident victims.
While tracking a couple of car strippers, Jon and Ponch clash with the DEA, who's watching the same area for drug smugglers using air cargo drops.
A hard-nosed lieutenant alienates the entire crew at Central with his dictator style of leadership, although he's in charge of the highest rated department in the state.
Huggy introduces the Detective duo to a friend of his, opening up a new café, who unwittingly has clairvoyant visions. Starsky is skeptical of such psychic ability, Hutch more willing to believe, but the psychic's predictions start to come true when his visions tie in to the whereabouts of a wealthy businessman's kidnapped teenage daughter, who is being held for a large ransom.moreless
The crime-busting pair's suspicions are aroused when they spot highly respected Police Captain "Iron Mike" Ferguson accepting an envelope from an underworld kingpin. When Ferguson recruits the duo to aid on a stakeout, they learn that he is receiving tip-offs about various criminal activities in return for ignoring and covering for the crime kingpin's operations. It's resulting in getting a number of criminal organization's off the streets, but it means that Ferguson is ultimately a corrupt officer, and the pair are torn what to do..