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Season 1

1 :01x01 - Pilot

Mar/12/2002
While Dutch and Claudette investigate the murder of Nancy Reborg, they discover that her daughter is missing and has been sold by her addict father to a child molester. Meanwhile, David tries to crack corruption in the barn by recruiting Terry to help him take down Vic, which results in Terry's murder. Plus, Danny and Julien arrest a man who slashed his ex-girlfriend's tires.
Guest Stars: Kenny Johnson as Det. Curtis "Lemonhead" Lemansky | Tamlyn Tomita as Wanda Higoshi | Jim Ortlieb as Dr. Bernard Grady | Max Perlich as Ponyboy | Ricki Lopez as Miguel Michael | Michael Reid MacKay as Monty | Jamie Brown (1) as Connie Riesler |
Co-Guest Stars: Denis Forest as Lonnie | Brian Boone as George Sawyer | Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey | Jodie L. Gullett as Booty | Jeremiah Birkett as Hooper | Michael Auteri as Sergeant Peterson | Page Kennedy as Lamar Tilton | Amy Bollenbacher as Fran | Juan Garcia as Moses Hernandez | Andrea Marcellus as Janet | Yancey Arias as Jose Garcia | Brooklyn McLinn as Dmitri | Chelsey Cole as Jenny |
Uncredited: David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki
Director: Clark Johnson
Writer: Shawn Ryan
Songs: Kid Rock -- Bawitdaba, Vivian Romero, Rodney Alejandro, and Ernesto Bauti -- Just Another Day (Main Theme)

2 :01x02 - Our Gang

Mar/19/2002
Internal Affairs launches an investigation into Terry's death. David begins his own investigation into Vic's actions. Claudette and Dutch investigate the shooting of a churro vendor. The Strike Team busts a gang initiation. Rookie Julien gets pointers from Danny and experiences one of his own initiation rituals as a cop.
Guest Stars: Reed Diamond as Det. Terry Crowley | John Diehl as Assistant Chief Ben Gilroy | Guy Torry as Marlon Demeral | Frank Grillo as Paul Jackson | April Grace as Frances Housely | Iona Morris as Ida |
Co-Guest Stars: Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey | David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki | Juan Garcia as Moses Hernandez | Juan Diego as Yancy | David Raibon as Van Bro | Joyce Guy as Nadine | Dianna Miranda as Betty |
Featuring: Nate Reese as Reverend | Valeri Ross as Two-Time's Mother | Joel Rosenthal as Matthew Mackey | Jorge Pallo as Gang Leader | Roberto Montesinos as Felix | Monique Lea as Gladys | Marisol Ramirez as Ramona | Pablo Santos as Olman | Marita de Lara as 911 Operator
Director: Gary Fleder
Writer: Shawn Ryan

3 :01x03 - The Spread

Mar/26/2002
It's warrant sweep day at the Barn. Vic and the Strike Team discover visiting NBA superstar Derrick Tripp hanging out with his "homies" before the evening game with the Lakers. Vic decides to do his part for the home team by keeping Tripp as a "friendly hostage". One of Vic's street informants, Connie, approaches him after having been roughed up by a new john. Vic hands off the case to Claudette and Dutch, who is convinced they're on the trail of a serial killer. Dutch's theories are proved wrong when he and Claudette ultimately discover that their perp is not a serial killer but rather a disturbed man who is raping women in a desperate attempt to procreate. Danny and Julien stumble upon a gun smuggling ring while delivering one of their warrants and disaster is averted only by Danny's sharp instincts. David has his hands full overseeing the sweep, managing an increasingly packed cage, soothing the frazzled nerves of the attending desk sergeant, and avoiding a potential lawsuit from Derrick Tripp's lawyer over the disappearance of his star client.
Guest Stars: Kirk Baltz as William Greeley | Jamie Brown (1) as Connie Riesler | Jenya Lano as Adriana | Elimu Nelson as Derrick Tripp | Brent Roam as Tomas Motyashik |
Co-Guest Stars: Andy MacKenzie as Owen | D.J. Rabiola as Ricky Harris | Heather Salmon as Marsha Kramer | Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey | David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki |
Featuring: Michael Auteri as Desk Sergeant Nathan | Joel Rosenthal as Matthew Mackey | Ra Hanna as Virgil | Ana Argueta as Estela | Staci Snell as Mrs. Avonte | Bree Benton as Blanca | Ron Daniels as Scumbag | Melanie Myers as Paula | Kevin 'Repo' Thomas as Monk | Malcolm Wain as Super
Director: Clark Johnson
Writer: Glen Mazzara

4 :01x04 - Dawg Days

Apr/02/2002
Vic must broker a peace between Kern Little and T-Bonz, two rappers whose personal animosity towards each other is broiling over in to the streets. Danny is attacked after identifying a shooter. Julien helps a woman whose son's body has been stolen. Dutch and Claudette search for a missing migrant worker. David allies himself with "Kingmaker" Jorge Machado to further his political ambitions.
Guest Stars: John Diehl as Assistant Chief Ben Gilroy | Efrain Figueroa as Jorge Machado | Sticky Fingaz as Kern Little | Walter Jones as Rondell Robinson | Mark Kiely as Pete Shockley | Marc McClure as Jamison | Dex Elliot Sanders as T-Bonz |
Co-Guest Stars: Roy Jones (1) as Henry | Chene Lawson as Tyesha | Linda Medina as Ellie Ruiz | Camillia Sanes as Aurora Aceveda | Marlene Warfield as Dottie Cummings | Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey |
Featuring: Christopher Perez as Eduardo Salcido | Joel Rosenthal as Matthew Mackey | Maurice Blake as Aaron | Ralph Rangel as Sanchez | German Leonne as Erubiel | Brian Britt as Freddie | Godofredo Henriquez as Drunken Migrant Worker | Cecilia Johnson as Shake Girl | Jessica Booker as Shake Girl | Natalia Swader as Shake Girl | Henry Yancey as Off Duty Officer
Songs: Bernie Marsden -- Ballad Of Joliet, Trailer Park Cassanovas -- Beer, Seda Garibyan -- Hyots Aghunak, Jason Darling -- One By One, Project 86 -- Rebuttle, Push -- The Flute Tune

5 :01x05 - Blowback

Apr/09/2002
David insists that Vic and the Strike Team take some uniform cops along as support, including Danny and Julien, when they bust an Armenian gang's drug buy. The Strike Team arrives as one of the Armenians is assassinated and proceed to remove the "pink" coke from the scene while the Unis bring out the surviving thugs. Julien witnesses Vic dividing the confiscated drugs into two and hand off the second bag to Shane. After much deliberation, Julien approaches David with his suspicions about Vic and the evidence. Claudette and Dutch interrogate the Armenians for more information on their drug connections. After storing the drugs in the lock box of his SUV, Shane drives to his girlfriend's, and later he discovers the SUV has been stolen. David and the Strike Team race to find the missing SUV and the drugs. The race ends at a dead junkie's apartment where Vic and the boys are able to get rid of all but one brick of the coke before David arrives and must decide whether to search Vic in front of fellow officers.
Guest Stars: Ken Davitian as Older Armenian | Kimberly McCullough as Deena | Robert Miano as Eddie Crosby | Brent Roam as Tomas Motyashik |
Co-Guest Stars: Edgar Agaronian as Theo Chorlian | Kevin Allardice as Zach | Nina Barry (1) as Lily Cacuzza | Judi Beecher as Admin. Assistant | Patrick Cavanaugh as Kirk | Lee Cherry as Antoine | Peter Higgins as Dr. Emil Bohdan | Gary Douglas Kohn as Kohn Mark | Khali MacIntyre as Girlfriend | E. Roger Mitchell as Lester Hoffman | Amy Moon as Amy | Daniel Murray as Ricardo | Billy Neustice as Lucky | Joel Rosenthal as Matthew Mackey | Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey | David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki |
Uncredited: Omar McClinton as Officer Roman | Kurt Sutter as Margos Dezirian
Director: Clark Johnson
Writer: Kurt Sutter
Songs: Los Pinguos -- Fumaza, Danny Wood -- Get Away, Seda Garibyan -- Hayots Aghunak, Arte Mixto -- Laraca, Ian Love -- Love Loss

6 :01x06 - Cherrypoppers

Apr/16/2002
When the body of a young, unidentified hooker is found in the district, aspects of the crime and Dutch's conviction that this murder is the work of a serial killer persuade David to provide Dutch and Claudette the full resources of the Barn. Dutch has 24 hours in which to break the case before the clues grow cold and resources are demanded elsewhere. While Dutch, with the aid of an FBI profiler, wrestles with the responsibilities and pitfalls of leading his first large-scale investigation, Claudette revisits an old case that has haunted her through her career. The precinct focuses on canvassing the neighborhood for leads on the dead hooker's identity. Danny seriously contemplates taking the sergeant's exam and Julien wrestles with whether he should follow through with an affidavit regarding Vic's theft of the Armenian gang's drugs. Vic and the Strike Team uncover an underage prostitution and pornography ring. Vic must take quick, brutal action to protect one of his informants unsettled by the murder spree.
Guest Stars: Eduardo Antonio Garcia (1) as Angel | Jamie Brown (1) as Connie Riesler | Jay Harrington as Tom Ross | Will McCormack as Steve Hanratty | Kim Miyori as Mrs. Park | Richard Portnow as Jim Wright | Elizabeth Rodriguez as Lita Valverde |
Co-Guest Stars: Ken Abraham as Ted | Ah Chang as Sally Struthers | Jane Cho as Uniform Cop #2 | Clay Cooper as Eric | Matt Corboy as Ray Carlson | Svetlana Ivy Dizon as Sun-Lee | Heather Hopper as Two-Bit Whore | Michael K. Lee as Richard Kim | Frank Merino as Hector | Nava Plotski as 18-year-old Hooker | Josh Todd as Kurt Schmidt | Kelvin Yu as Sam | David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki
Director: D.J. Caruso
Songs: Ian Love -- Loveloss

7 :01x07 - Pay In Pain

Apr/23/2002
Vic and the Strike Team go to the aid of another precinct to stop a spree killer. David receives Julien's affidavit about Vic's illegal behavior and contacts Internal Affairs. Dutch and Claudette investigate a psychic charged with fraud. Danny and Julien's rift grows.
Guest Stars: Davenia McFadden as Frida | Carlos Sanz as Det. Carlos Zamora | John Diehl as Assistant Chief Ben Gilroy | Dee Freeman as Glenda | Rick Gonzalez as Lucas | April Grace as Frances Housely | Kimberly McCullough as Deena | Lance E. Nichols as Gene | Miguel Perez as Raoul Jiminez | Brent Roam as Tomas Motyashik |
Co-Guest Stars: Vivian Smallwood as Phyllis | Enrique Almeida as Gang Member #2 | Robert Alonzo as Gang Member #7 | Ernie Lee Banks as Old Black Man | Stacy Barnhisel as Myra | Ernesto Bautista as Train Guttierez | Ben Bray as Gang Member #5 | Miguel Castro as Jaime | Wayne Dalglish as Brady | Jose Garza as Gang Member #1 | Tony Genaro as Leon | Wanya Green (1) as Girlfriend | Rene Hamilton as Suzie Klassen | Robert Huerta as Shop Owner #4 | Manuel Jimenez as Gang Member #3 | Anne Johnson as Old Black Woman | Fredrick Lopez as Nacho | Cleandré Norman as Wet Willie | M.B.A. Shakoor as Trevor | Sonny Sison as Gang Member #6 | Muriel Whitaker as Lenore |
Uncredited: Amy London as Teacher | Omar McClinton as Officer Roman
Director: D.J. Caruso
Writer: Shawn Ryan
Songs: Mogwai -- Take Me Somewhere Nice

8 :01x08 - Cupid & Psycho

Apr/30/2002
When the Strike Team is split apart and its members reassigned to other partners, Vic and Claudette find themselves following the destructive trail of a bad batch of "cupid" meth while Dutch and Shane just try to get along.
Guest Stars: Jamie Anderson as Brenda | John Diehl as Assistant Chief Ben Gilroy | K.K. Dodds as Kim Kelner | Efrain Figueroa as Jorge Machado | Derek Hamilton as Paul | Christopher Neiman as Ari | Brent Roam as Tomas Motyashik | Johnny Whitworth as Effi Montecito | Dick Anthony Williams as Reverend Neal Cook |
Co-Guest Stars: Sara Arrington as Lauren | Jeremiah Birkett as Hooper | Amy Bollenbacher as Fran | Autumn Chiklis as Cassidy Mackey | Page Kennedy as Lamar Tilton | Jamie Martz as Sammy | Sandy Mulvihill as Ms. Emerich | Bobbie Norman as Dr. Crawford | Joel Rosenthal as Matthew Mackey | Camillia Sanes as Aurora Aceveda | Jonathan Neil Schneider as Manny Sandoval | Robert Silver as Mr. Montecito |
Uncredited: Omar McClinton as Officer Roman
Director: Guy Ferland
Writer: Glen Mazzara
Songs: Magnetic Fields -- All My Little Words

9 :01x09 - Throwaway

May/07/2002
The Strike Team must clean up its own mess after planting a gun on the wrong guy in a truck-jacking case while Claudette deals with the mess of her family during a visit from her daughter.
Guest Stars: Roscoe Lee Browne as Bryce Wyms | Mystro Clark as Warner | K.K. Dodds as Kim Kelner | Tangi Miller as Rebecca Wyms | Rolando Molina as Hector Estanza |
Co-Guest Stars: Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey | Mario Aguilar, Jr. as Vato | Nina Barry (1) as Lily Cacuzza | Michael Gene Carter (1) as Truck Driver | Ralph Drischell as Maynard Hawkins | Frank Ertl as Josephs | Zia Harris as Lloyd Hawkins | Liz Jemielita as Tigre Orozco | George Antonio Ramos as Cesar | Joel Rosenthal as Matthew Mackey | Teri Tunder as Mona Gaines | Leonard O. Turner as Brian Holbert | Robert Zepeda as Chaco Orozco | David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki |
Uncredited: Jim Argenbright as Paramedic
Director: Leslie Libman
Songs: Conejo -- Last Ride, Cage 9 -- Nacionabismo

10 :01x10 - Dragonchasers

May/14/2002
Vic helps Connie through drug withdrawal in a desperate attempt to keep her kid, leaving Shane and Lemonhead to break a strip club mugging ring, while Dutch follows his instincts about a serial killer and Danny is bitten by an HIV-infected perp.
Guest Stars: Jamie Brown (1) as Connie Riesler | Frank Grillo as Officer Paul Jackson | Nichole Hiltz as Tulips | Michael Kelly (1) as Sean Taylor | Sandra Purpuro as Tereza Varela |
Co-Guest Stars: Taryn Carter as Sweetpea | Matt Corboy as Ray Carlson | Jazzmun as Frank Gilmore | Camillia Sanes as Aurora Aceveda | Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey | David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki |
Uncredited: Amy London as Uniform Cop | Omar McClinton as Officer Roman
Director: Nick Gomez
Songs: Hedder -- Pull You Into Me

11 :01x11 - Carnivores

May/21/2002
Vic and the Strike Team mediate between Rondell Robinson and the Nation of Islam while Dutch and Claudette investigate a brutal home invasion within the tight-lipped Korean community and Captain Aceveda revisits his past.
Guest Stars: Katy Boyer as Maureen Wilmore | Efrain Figueroa as Jorge Machado | Sticky Fingaz as Kern Little | Walter Jones as Rondell Robinson | June Kyoto Lu as Rhee-Soo | Cedric Pendleton as Theodore "Tio" Osmond | Sandra Purpuro as Tereza Varela | Mailon Rivera as Xavier Salaam | Brent Roam as Tomas Motyashik | Camillia Sanes as Aurora Aceveda | Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey | David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki |
Co-Guest Stars: Ralph Ahn as Young-Ho | Jasmine Alexander as Linda | David Backus as White NOI Member | Esther K. Chae as Donna | Jane Cho as Officer Yun Dae | Matt Corboy as Ray Carlson | Tung Ha as Nam Yung | Jonathan Higgins as Jasper | David Jung as Jeweler | Peter Kim as Father | Erica Lolli-Diaz as Elena | Sandy Mulvihill as Ms. Emerich | Sophia Santi as Conchita | Samuel Sung as June-Ho | David Zepeda as Orlando
Director: Scott Brazil
Songs: Guitar Junior -- I'm Gone, SX 10 -- Punk Ass

12 :01x12 - Two Days Of Blood (1)

May/28/2002
While Vic answers Assistant Chief Gilroy's call for help in covering up a hit and run before Dutch intuits the facts of the case, Shane and Lemonhead follow the trail of a gunrunner with a penchant for cockfights and David turns to Claudette after a double homicide raises ire and fear within an ignored community.
Guest Stars: John Diehl as Assistant Chief Ben Gilroy | Tyra Ferrell as Karen Mitchell | Robert LaSardo as Jojo Rizal | Carlos Mencia as Gabo | John Scherer as Gary Parsons | Marquita Terry as Melissa | Dick Anthony Williams as Reverend Cook | Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey |
Co-Guest Stars: Brian Britt as Young Angry Male #1 | Autumn Chiklis as Cassidy Mackey | Matt Corboy as Ray Carlson | Vincent Harris as Young Angry Male #2 | Letty Lopez as Girlfriend | Courtney McLean as Dookie | Geoff Meed as Wally Forton | Alysia Joy Powell as Maya Duffy | Lavelle Roby as Emily Berry | Luis Saguar as Pazi | Rigo Sanchez as Pablo | Marcia Jeffries as Monique |
Uncredited: Omar McClinton as Officer Roman
Director: Guy Ferland

13 :01x13 - Circles (2)

Jun/04/2002
Vic and David must join forces to stop the bogus 9-1-1 calls that are luring cops into deadly ambushes in the aftermath of a riot and Assistant Chief Gilroy attempts to play them against each other and destroy their careers in a desperate effort to save his own.
Guest Stars: John Diehl as Assistant Chief Ben Gilroy | Lana Parrilla as Sedona Tellez | Cedric Pendleton as Theodore "Tio" Osmond | Cathy Cahlin Ryan as Corrine Mackey | David Rees Snell as Detective Ronald "Ronnie" Gardocki |
Co-Guest Stars: Arlen Escarpeta as Sonny | Rick Allen (1) as Riot Squad Cmdr | William Badgett as Junkie Dad | Matt Corboy as Ray Carlson | Damen Fletcher as Benji | Melanie Myers as Paula | Roddy Schaef as Reporter | Whitney Shannon as Hooker | P.B. Smiley as Witness | Malieek Straughter as Cyrus | Aurelia Sweeney as Betty | Pamala Tyson as Escrow Clerk | Alex Veadov as Igal | Victor Wolf as Drive-By Shooter | Galen Yuen as Transient |
Uncredited: Omar McClinton as Officer Roman
Director: Scott Brazil
Writer: Shawn Ryan
Songs: Ill Nino -- Nothing's Clear, Coldplay -- Trouble
Warning: The Shield guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Drama
Status: Ended
Network: FX ( USA)
Airs: Tuesdays at 10:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: March 12, 2002
Ended: November 25, 2008
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