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A drug raid leads to the arrest of Tyrone Weeks and Patricia Spence. Patricia (Patty) has an infant baby girl who is remanded to child welfare. During their preliminary hearing, Tyrone is set free on his own recognizance due to overcrowding of L.A. County's jails. He later kills Officer Gilbert Braden, partner of Officer Frank Rose.
Officer Vicki Hill takes pity on Patty Spence and convinces Captain Hollander to pull strings to have her released and to have the baby, Crystal, returned to her. Vicki is also contending with a lovesick partner, Officer Andy Campo, and a jealous husband, forensics expert Ralph Ruskin.
Detective Vincent LaRusso forcibly coerces the identity of the man who killed Gilbert Braden from an accomplice while his partner, Detective W. Donnie Potts, looks on. Later, LaRusso fakes an injury to gain juror's sympathy while testifying against a drug dealer.
Chief of Police Roger Kendrick blames the mayor and her policies for the death of Gilbert Braden and gives aRead More
The suspicious death of Tyrone Weeks sparks outrage in the black community. Mayor Plank confronts Kendrick about LaRusso's history as a wild card, feuling his hatred of the mayor even further.
Hollander questions the officers involved in the Weeks killing. Gaines is truthful about the incident while Donnie lies and Ralph continues to state that the forensic evidence supports LaRusso's story. Hollander turns to Vicki to try and get her to convince Ralph to come clean. Learning that Ralph has lied sparks an argument between him and Vicki.
Hollander feels it's time for Frank to get back out on the street and assigns Gaines as Frank's new partner. Gaines cannot stand the rookie, especially since Gaines likes to sing Motown hits in the patrol car. Frank begs for a new partner, but Hollander won't give in.
After watching Vincent interrogate a robbery suspect, Donnie tells him that he no longer wants Vincent as a partner. Vincent, sensing that his story isn't going to hold with HollandRead More
Patty Spence is working to get custody of her baby. An Actress is being stalked, and she goes to the police for protection. Larusso continues his affair with his lawyer, but starts to show his possessive side towards her. The Chief of police busts a city councilmen for drug use.Read More
Quinn is in the line of fire, both on and off duty, when a jealous Ruskin takes aim at Quinn and Campo's partnership; Gaines sets his sight on helping a homeless man; Weltz has a shot at making Larusso a bigger hero ""than Oliver North""; The mayor and the chief go off together for a romantic weekend.Read More