Falsone and Stivers discover that the prime suspects in a shooting are the Bounty Hunters, a state sanctioned pseudo-law enforcement group that tracks down bail-jumpers and other fugitives. As the rivals join forces to find missing evidence, Lewis is seriously injured when Mike Giardello crashes a police car while chasing down a suspect. Gharty recounts his Vietnam days, much to the chagrin of Munch. Falsone and Ballard's relationship heats up.
Episode number: 7x6 Production Number: 706 Airdate: Friday November 13th, 1998