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When a crazed gunman open fires during a rally with State Senator Celeste Kelman, seven innocent people are killed including the Senator. With the help of modern technology, the detectives identify a solid lead and possible motive for the shooting. At the DDA's office, tensions are running high when Dekker and Rubirosa disagree on how to handle the case. Meanwhile, TJ gets himself into a sticky situation as he continues his quest to find his dead partner's killer.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x15
Production Number: 01022
Airdate: Monday May 16th, 2011

Director: René Balcer
Writer: René Balcer

Alternate Airdates:

AU (TV HiTS) Sep 16, 2013

  • Currently 7.3/10
7.3/10 (3 Votes cast)


Guest Stars
Currie Graham
As Attorney Max Hern
Naomi Peters
As Female Officer
Tamlyn Tomita
As Dr. Nishizawa, M.E.
Teri Polo
As Casey Ryan Winters
Tony Pasqualini
As Judge Rudolph Patino
B.K. Cannon
As Samantha Lorber
Barry W. Levy
As Sergeant Cobb
Caleb Moody
As Wounded Male Survivor
Chuck McCollum
As Bud Tancock
Frieda Jane
As Jenny's Mother
Henri Lubatti
As Doctor
Jennifer Riker
As State Senator Celeste Kelman
Joe Komarinski
As Jenny's Father
Joe Ordaz
As Cholo #2
Joel Kramer
As Young Executive
John Churchill
As Don Meech
John O'Brien
As Scott Hancox
Kyle Kirk
As Phil's Son
Mauricio Mendoza
As Mexican Border Guard
Nadia Bowers
As Sondra Miller
Randa Walker
As Behrens
Rich Hutchman
As Mr. John
Robin Weigert
As Larry Sheppard's Sister
Rodney Saulsberry
As Roland Hollis
Scott Lawrence
As Trial Judge
Sergio Garcia
As Cholo #1
Shawn Hatosy
As Larry Shepherd / John Freeman
Sonita Henry
As Joy Glick
Steven Yeun
As Helix 8 Employee
Main Cast
Alfred Molina
As Detective Ricardo Morales
Corey Stoll
As Detective Tomas "TJ" Jarusalski
Rachel Ticotin
As Lieutenant Arleen Gonzales
Alana De La Garza
As Deputy D.A. Connie Rubirosa
Terrence Howard
As Deputy D.A. Jonah "Joe" Dekker
Steven Zirnkilton
As Opening Narration (uncredited)


The scene opens with Celeste Kelman giving a speech to a crowd when suddenly a man asks where his daughter is and opens fires on the crowd killing several people including Senator Kelman. Detectives Morales and TJ arrive on scene and there have been 7 people killed. Morales tells the police to gather up the cameras. A man says that he could have stopped him because he has a carry permit, but he bought a soda. They start talking to the witnesses and they talk to Mr. John and apologize to him for his daughter, but he says that Jenny wasn’t his daughter. He tried to protect the kids. They review the videos taken with the cell phones. They see that the killer ran into the building after the shooting. A security officer says that a week ago he found a messenger in the maintenance closet. He said that he was lost...

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorDick Wolf
DeveloperBlake Masters
Executive ProducerDick Wolf  |  Blake Masters  |  Peter Jankowski  |  René Balcer  |  Christopher Misiano
Co-Executive ProducerJulie Martin (1)  |  Richard Sweren  |  Arthur W. Forney
ProducerJill Lopez Danton  |  Tim Deluca
Production DesignerKen Hardy
EditorMichael Schweitzer
Unit Production ManagerMichele Greco
MusicAtli Örvarsson
Set DesignerW. Rick Nichol
Director of PhotographyJoe Gallagher
Casting DirectorDylann Brander  |  Megan Branman  |  Lynn Kressel
Theme MusicMike Post
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