Jim and Harvey investigate a death caused by a new drug, Viper, which has fatal side effects. Meanwhile, Oswald offers to help Maroni raid Falcone's casino, and Fish trains Liza in how to get close to Falcone.moreless
Kenny and Ahmad are on scene when a bodega owner shoots the men accused of kidnapping his daughter. White House and Jackpot accompany an injured prisoner to the hospital. Muggings at a local prep school affect Lazarus.moreless
Lazarus tries to locate the person who helped him save a boy from a fire. Tonya and Ahmad go undercover. Kenny and Jackpot find themselves cornered by an alligator.
After a horrible car crash, Jackpot and White House rush to get a pregnant woman and her husband out of a burning car. Kenny and Ahmad get a coveted assignment with a veteran detective. Lazarus and Tonya are charged with guarding a PCP lab that was raided.moreless
Amongst the bedlam of a Harlem block party, Kenny and Ahmad look for a suspected rapist. Unearthed human remains are found by White House and Jackpot.
When a man accuses an Ivy League student of robbing him, Kenny and Ahmad learn there's more to the story. A young man makes friends with Jackpot and White House. Tonya tries to help a couple being harassed by teens.moreless
Yoda's reminded of his days as a rookie when a drug lord he helped put away is paroled. Tony and Kenny find themselves raiding a house of prostitution. Ahmad and White House come to the aid of a charming con man who's on the run from a loan shark.moreless
Ahmad makes a quick decision when he and other off-duty cops are trapped inside a bar when robbers hold the place up.
Kenny and Lazarus search for a guy who plans to detonate a bomb at a public rally. Tonya and White House seek a lost boy's mother, while Ahmad and Jackpot are tasked with conveying a van of prisoners.moreless
Lazarus and Tonya attempt to keep rival gangs from moving in after a drug dealer's house is firebombed. A rap star follows after Jackpot and Ahmad to get into character for an upcoming movie.moreless
Six diverse NYPD rookies patrol the streets of upper Manhattan under the tutelage of their Field Training Officer. Each of the rookies has a unique background and personality and reason for joining the force. It's up to the rookies to learn from their mistakes and figure out how to relate to their boss, each other and the people they swore to protect.moreless
"This ain't Aruba, bitch." - Bunk
Although he tells Sydnor that the Davis investigation could be a "career case," Freamon keeps a wary eye out for Marlo, who takes care of some unfinished business and strikes a business deal with Avon Barksdale; Carcetti throws the police a bone by removing the cap on secondary employment, which sends the detectives into fantasy-job reveries; With an eye on the state house, Mayor Carcetti's chief of staff, Michael Steintorf, tries to find good news for the mayor whilst blaming the Royce administration for the Campbell revelation; Davis turns to Burrell for help with his problem, but the commissioner's hands are tied; At the newspaper, executive editor James Whiting outlines a Pulitzer-worthy series in broad strokes, trumping Haynes while liberating the ambitious Templeton; Fed up with broken-down cars and unsolved serial murders, McNulty decides to take matters into his own hands.