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Andy answers a domestic disturbance call to find the social worker on the scene is her estranged mother; Sam, Nick, Chris and Gail search for a mother and her two children; a stash of guns recovered by Detective Barber turns up on the streets.

Source: ABC

Episode Info  

Episode number: 3x5
Airdate: Thursday July 05th, 2012

Director: T.W. Peacocke
Writer: Sherry White

Alternate Airdates:

US (ABC) Jul 05, 2012

Guest Stars
Barbara WilliamsBarbara Williams
As Claire McNally
Mouna TraoréMouna Traoré
As Crystal Markes
Peter MacNeillPeter MacNeill
As Tommy McNally
Ian DownieIan Downie
As Elderly Hoarder Man
Jonathan GoadJonathan Goad
As Rick Moyer
Krista BridgesKrista Bridges
As Dana Moyer

Co-Guest Stars
Arlene DuncanArlene Duncan
As Nancy Corden
Nicholas KaegiNicholas Kaegi
As Connor Moyer
Vera CudjoeVera Cudjoe
As Elderly Woman
Main Cast
Missy PeregrymMissy Peregrym
As Officer Andy McNally
Gregory SmithGregory Smith
As Officer Dov Epstein
Enuka OkumaEnuka Okuma
As Detective Traci Nash
Travis MilneTravis Milne
As Officer Chris Diaz
Charlotte SullivanCharlotte Sullivan
As Officer Gail Peck
Peter MooneyPeter Mooney
As Officer Nick Collins
Matt GordonMatt Gordon
As Sergeant Oliver Shaw
Ben BassBen Bass
As Detective Sam Swarek
Lyriq BentLyriq Bent
As Sergeant Frank Best
Melanie Nicholls-KingMelanie Nicholls-King
As Training Officer Noelle Williams
Noam JenkinsNoam Jenkins
As Detective Jerry Barber


The episode begins with Andy waking up Sam in the middle of the night, as she suddenly is reminded of the fact that it her dad’s birthday. The two later go to wish her father, but find him spending the night with a woman, and hence leave. Chris meanwhile tells Epstein how he has become quite the player thanks to a dating website. Chris then asks Epstein if he is ready for his first day back on the job. Epstein says he is ready, although he still looks hesitant. Later he is welcomed back to work by the gang. Jerry and Traci meanwhile share a few romantic moments, till they are interrupted by Gail. Chris and Andy meanwhile ride together, and Chris discusses his thoughts about women, with Andy. ..

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Episode Notes
Ratings: 1.12 Million Viewers

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Jasmine AshLullsAndy and Sam wish Tommy a happy birthday.
William FitzsimmonsEver CouldAndy and Sam talk before going home.

Episode Quotes
Sam: You're lucky you're cute.
Andy: Wanna get some food?
Sam: No, I'm gonna go sleep in my own bed in case you remember another birthday.
Andy: Ah, there's nobody else. Just me and my dad. Hey, when am I gonna meet your family anyway?
Sam: Uh, you'll meet my family when I wanna punish or torture you. Hey, you wanna go meet my family?

Claire: The uniform suits you.
Andy: Yeah, I'm not going to do the small talk thing.
Claire: Fine. Do you want to do the big talk thing? Finally got you alone, might as well get it all out in the open.
Andy: What are you even talking about?
Claire: Come on, I've been trying to get in touch with you since I left.
Andy: Yeah I know, you've, uh, you've been trying really hard.

Andy: Promise me something.
Sam: Go.
Andy: If things go south with us, you know, and I don't want them to, I hope they don't, but if they do, then don't - don't just walk out the door, okay? Let's promise to work at it.
Sam: You won't get rid of me without a fight.

Episode References
Season 3, Episode 4: Traci started her first day on her rotation as a detective in 3x04 "Girls' Night Out."

Season 3, Episode 3: Dov had to shoot and kill a man in 3x03 "A Good Shoot" when he walked in on a robbery.

Season 3, Episode 4: Dov began to spend time with the sister of the man he shot on 3x04 "Girls' Night Out" because he felt guilty for what happened.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorTassie Cameron  |  Ellen Vanstone  |  Morwyn Brebner
Executive ProducerIlana Frank  |  John Morayniss  |  Noreen Halpern  |  Tassie Cameron  |  David Wellington
Co-Executive ProducerRuss Cochrane
Supervising ProducerGreg Nelson (2)
ProducerLinda Pope  |  Kathy Avrich-Johnson
Consulting ProducerSherry White
Production DesignerBenno Tutter
EditorTeresa Hannigan
Director of PhotographyDavid Perrault
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