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After a high-speed car chase comes to an abrupt end, police officers are shocked to discover a woman’s dead body, but no driver. The detectives immediately suspect her jealous boyfriend, who divulges information that leads them to believe her job as a city bookkeeper was not as it seemed. Meanwhile, DDA’s Dekker and Rubirosa set out to restore order in East Pasadena and will do everything in their power to win.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x11
Production Number: 01019
Airdate: Monday April 18th, 2011

Alternate Airdates:

AU (TV HiTS) Aug 19, 2013

  • Currently 8/10
8/10 (3 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Andy Umberger
As Chief of Police
Ace Marrero
As Jose Ortega
Amanda Carlin
As Susan Foreman
Chris Coy
As Dave Harlan
Chris Flanders
As OIS Dectective
David Landry
As Officer Cortina
David Silva
As Mango Man
Don Stark
As Mayor Veldman
Ewan Chung
As Dylan
James Dalesandro
As Quintana
John Pankow
As Defense Attorney Byron
Jon Budinoff
As Arturo
Justin Huen
As East Pasadena Cop
Kitty Swink
As Judge Vera Bernaski
Larry Clarke
As Controller Don Wheeler
Laura Gardner
As Karen Russell
Leonard Robinson
As Officer Meade
Michael A. DiBacco
As Officer Jackson
Michael Hagiwara
As Foreperson
Nick Hoffa
As Officer Dominick
Robert Neary
As Lieutenant Stanley Petrocelli
Rocky McMurray
As Burt Russell
Roxana Brusso
As Eva Ruiz
Vaughn Armstrong
As Mike Foreman
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 a police chase. When the police find the car, they find a woman dead in the passenger seat. Detectives Morales and TJ get to the scene and the victim is Amanda Russell. Morales says that blunt force to the head killed her. Morales finds that she is a Marine. TJ and Morales go to a home where they find the real crime scene. TJ finds a picture Dave Farland is the man in the picture. They talk to Amanda’s parents and they tell that Dave was a suspicious person. Amanda thought that Dave was following her at night. Amanda’s father is overcome with emotion and says that he thought that she was finally going to be safe when she came home. TJ and Morales talk to Lt. Gonzales and she says they need to get on top of the case. TJ shows a picture of Amanda and Dave and they are standing in front of a painting. ..

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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
Warning: Law & Order: Los Angeles season 1 episode 11 guide may contain spoilers
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