A young Hollywood star dies of an overdose, but Major Crimes has a reason to suspect foul play. Rusty has a change of heart after seeing an ultrasound of his baby sister.
Ray makes preparations in case he is arrested. Meanwhile, Mickey's heist doesn't go quite as planned.
Ashley asks Ray to help a friend who beat up a waiter. Meanwhile, Ray makes contact with Volcheck to seek his help in taking down Cochran. Mickey gets a stipend from Ray but hopes for more when he meets with a movie executive. Bridget argues with Ray and Abby about the diamond earring from Marvin.moreless
Ray gets compromising information on Cochran, who is interrogating Mickey. Meanwhile, Abby tries to have fun with her prospective Trousdale neighbors and gets closer to Jim, her cop friend; Marvin gives Bridget an earring and takes her to a party; and Ray brings Conor to apologize to Alex.moreless
Kate's inquiry into Sully Sullivan has narrowed it down to Mickey. Sully's former gang member, Tiny, puts Cochran's career at risk so Ray attempts to get him out of the way. While at the gun range, Abby makes the acquaintance of someone new. Romance might be in Bunchy's future.moreless
Ray forces Mickey to come back to Los Angeles where the FBI put Mickey on parole and take the credit for shooting Sully. A reporter starts looking into Sully's death.
An FBI agent learns Ray and Mickey took part in killing Sully Sullivan and demands that Ray bring in his father as Season 2 begins. However, Mickey is in Mexico setting up a fight and isn't eager to leave. Meanwhile, Ray rescues a client from a violent confrontation; Terry obsesses over his ex-girlfriend; and Conor assaults a classmate.moreless
Nick and Greg investigate the death of a 16-year-old girl with ties to a brothel.
While Klein considers Ike's proposal, he and Ben know that their future is dependent on what happens to the gambling bill. Also, Vera upset and Stevie and Lily face up to the end of their relationship.moreless
Sy Berman arrives in Miami, Stevie begins his new job with Ben Diamond and Ike's relationship with Victor is put under strain. Meanwhile, as the passage of the gambling bill gets nearer, Klein promises to destroy Ike.moreless
Meg grows closer to Ike as she uses her connections to fight the gambling bill and Vera must face up to the fact that her dancing days are behind her. Meanwhile, Ben Diamond makes an offer to Stevie and the failed arms deal causes problems for Danny.moreless
Concerned that Ike will break under the stress of the murder charge, Ben offers aid; This leads to Ike's family learning about the hotel's silent partners.