Malloy and Reed find an abandoned police car in a remote area. At roll call, officers are asked to look out for a suspected militant and attempt to follow him to his stash of weapons, where Assistant D.A. Paul Ryan will give them further instructions. A security guard who once saved Malloy's life asks him to investigate a theft ring at the docks, but hesitates to provide any further help.moreless
Two men arrested for pulling a gun during a traffic stop face serious charges when the contents of the trunk of their stolen car are revealed. A toilet-papered house turns out to be a prelude for a serious crime against a teenage girl and her recently widowed father.moreless
On Christmas Eve, a rescue mission Santa finds himself in handcuffs after being mugged. A businessman's decision to drive home drunk after an office party results in a fatal accident. A desperate single mother is detained for shoplifting. The young daughter of a Native American couple goes missing at night while camping in a mountainous area.moreless
Several storefronts are bombed when a protection racket moves into the downtown area. A vagrant with bad timing is gravely wounded. A scuffle between two Native Americans at a bar may be a prelude to a more serious altercation. A disoriented pizza delivery man is mistaken for a burglar.moreless
Cindy comes home in tears after a bully, Buddy Hinton begins picking on her because of her lisp. One afternoon, Peter encounters Buddy teasing Cindy and defends her, but gets a black eye in the process. After, Mike and Carol try to reason with Buddy's parents but get nowhere, Peter goes into training, so he can defend himself, if Buddy picks a fight.moreless
A lonely and deranged homeowner holds Reed at gunpoint. A neighborhood is being terrorized by a twelve year old serial burglar. A church organist and choirmaster get into a fistfight.
While shopping at Driscoll's Toy Store, Peter looks up to see a wall about to fall on a little girl. He quickly pushes her out of the way. This leads to immediate media attention and Peter is named a hero. However, Peter lets all the attention go to his head, being arrogant and annoying his friends and his brothers and sisters.moreless