We learn that Erin is going through a divorce.
We learn that Danny is an Iraq War veteran.
We learn that Jamie and Danny's mother is deceased, and their brother Joe was a cop killed in the line of duty.
"New York, New York" recorded by Frank Sinatra (opening montage)
"New York" by Cat Power (At the end when Jamie is walking up the boardwalk to fish with Frank)
Original International Air Dates:
Canada - September 24, 2010 on CTV
Poland - January 27, 2011 on Universal Channel
United Kingdom - February 1, 2011 on Sky Atlantic/Sky Atlantic HD
Sweden - March 9, 2011 on TV4
Finland - September 8, 2011 on Nelonen
Czech Republic - September 11, 2011 on Universal Channel
Germany - August 14, 2012 on kabel eins
International Episode Titles:
Czech Republic - Rodinná pouta (Family Ties)
Germany - Grenzen der Gewalt (Limits of Violence)
This episode shares several key plot elements with the 2006 episode of Law and Order titled "Thinking Makes It So", where Detective Joe Fontana used excessive force by putting a suspect's head in a toilet to locate a missing girl.