This episode marks the first time a hostage is killed despite the team's best efforts.
The toy Jackson takes his niece at the start of the episode is a plush Nemo the clown fish, from the Disney movie Finding Nemo.
Sam: We're losing him.
Ed: The kid's putting himself on the line here.
Sam: No, we got an officer on the line here!
Ed: (to Sam) When you're democratically elected team leader you get to make autocratic decisions.
Ed: (talking about Sean Keenan) He's working on his third strike today.
Steve: Oh, so he has nothing to lose.
Ed: Oh man, it's the worst kind. Still, it's days like today that make you feel alive.
(While Sean is flushing drugs down the toilet)
Greg: I suspect you know how to use a toilet.
Sean: (sarcastically) Hey, you've done this before!
We find out what happened to Sams best friend. They were in Afganistan and Sam was cleared to fire. After they went and did the IDs. One was his buddy Max who shouldn't have been there and had been shot by Sam with a 20 caliber.
Hey Rosetta! - Psalm (at the end of the episode)
This is the first episode to air on a Thursday.
This episode was rated TVPG-DLV.
Original International Air Dates:
Canada: July 24, 2008 on CTV
The Netherlands: February 17, 2009 on SBS6
Czech Republic: September 16, 2009 on Barrandov
Germany: May 20, 2010 on RTL2
Slovakia: January 12, 2011 on Markiza