Larry Collier, newspaper editor and Barney's brother, is killed while trying to establish a link between corrupt police chief Abbot and Corley, the head of a ghetto mob who masks his illegal activities with an insurance front company. Barney, set up with a past as a crooked accountant, gets close to Corley by rescuing is secretary Millie, and Corley hires him on when he finds out about his "past."moreless
After a long, hard winter of trapping, a friend of Bart's is murdered. Maverick pokes his nose into the case and quickly ends up facing the business end of the killer's .45.