24, 1995 - Season Premiere - "E.R."
Russell, on the
road to recovery, wants Andy to let Bobby know
she's doing okay now. James is shot and may be
paralyzed for life. His assailant, a government
witness, will probably go free. Donna expresses her
interest in Bobby to him. Bobby contacts Benita to
use her to help put pressure on the DA and their
protected witness and they talk about their time
together. Everyone wants Bobby, but he has still
feelings for Diane. Sylvia has some news for
31, 1995 - "Torah! Torah! Torah!"
A father suspects
his retarded son of killing his daughter. Simone
and Sipowicz get the case. Lesniak keeps reporting
on James' condition. Morrisey's tactics with a
suspect in a murder don't sit well with Fancy;
however, the facts in this case match Andy &
Bobby's case. While Simone and Morrisey work out
the details of their combined case, Andy and Greg
pose as Hasidic Jews to recover a stolen Torah.
Sylvia takes another test (results positive) and
asks Andy to be discrete. Later she discovers his
level of discretion.
7, 1995 - "One Big Happy Family"
Lesniak pair up to identify who's launched a series
of vicious attacks on a man. James returns to duty.
Simone spots a possible suspect in a series of
rapes. Russell tries to maintain her sobriety and
it is tested when her parent's domestic problems
get out of hand. Lesniak makes it clear to Medavoy
she likes James as a friend only, and tells him she
is gay, which he tells to James.
14, 1995 - "Heavin' Can Wait"
preference gets around the precinct. Sylvia's
morning sickness, Russell falling off the wagon
& calling Bobby, not him, and the senseless
murder of two kids makes it a really bad day for
Andy. Bobby and Andy clash throughout their
21, 1995 - "Dirty Laundry"
Fancy is less
than enthused when a detective under surveillance
by IAB is assigned to the squad. Bobby is asked to
keep an eye on him. They pull a case where an
elderly man has been accused of exposing himself.
Later the man is found hanging out in his apartment
on the door. The murder of a pimp in a Laundromat
is witnessed by a young woman who helped the
detectives out on a previous case. Andy debates
about whether to let John cut his hair, when he
does John asks him about whether he should approach
Lesniak. When he does, she finds out that gay
people don't listen either. The IAB plans to
apprehend Drucker in the squad room.
28, 1995 - "Curt Russell"
An Indian woman
is found dead in a car and Andy is full of theories
about who and why. Donna is off at a computer
course and her temporary replacement is a real
character who clashes with Andy. James and Greg are
nearby when a drug crazed man tries to rob a couple
of stores of credit card slips. Russell and Lesniak
work a case involving a man who was left to die of
a drug overdose, that leads to a chance to nail a
fence. Simone and Russell have words when she
doesn't want him to provide the backup that she and
Lesniak will require. Fancy has a couple of words
12, 1995 - "Aging Bull"
annoyed when federal agents take over their
investigation of the disappearance of a
millionaire. Simone aids an old prizefighter
friend, the guy who started him with birds, and who
doesn't think he needs any help. A petty criminal
from the past surfaces with information about the
kidnapping, Sipowicz decides to act on
19, 1995 - "Cold Heaters"
Simone and IAB
share the suspect after Bobby gets some information
from his incarcerated friend, Ray, about a case
that Mike Roberts once worked. Fancy and Sipowicz
both work the case of a self-confessed gunman in a
neighborhood shooting, once they get the story they
help the shooter out. Medavoy investigates the
assault case of an actor who was injured in staged
fight that went awry.
9, 1996 - "Sorry, Wong Suspect"
Greg and Marie
split up again and she comes down to the station
and sees Donna for the first time. Andy is also in
the doghouse with Sylvia when he chooses not to
accompany her for one of her tests that involves a
large needle. Simone and Sipowicz probe the death
of a Chinese girl whose leg has a strange marking
on it. Martinez and Lesniak look into a robbery
case where a woman in a wheelchair lets a man in
who claims to be a policeman. Working together on
this case gives James an opportunity to find out
where Adrianne really stands in her
16, 1996 - "The Backboard Jungle"
game, held in the memory of a young boy, erupts
into violence. 2 dead, 7 wounded. Andy has a race
relation's problem with the organizer of the event
that was witnessed by a reporter. Fancy and
Sipowicz's relationship is on shaky ground as
details of this event come to light and Andy is
removed from the case.
30, 1996 - "Burnin' Love"
Sipowicz look into the death of a young woman whose
body is found burned well beyond recognition,
except for a tattoo on her back. Gotelli puts his
two cents in, much to Andy's delight. One of the
victim's temporary roommates becomes the prime
suspect. Medavoy pulls double duty (things still
aren't good at home) and is assigned to watch an
informant who has a penchant for playing poker with
his friends. Unfortunately he might be put in a
compromising position, when another "player" joins
6, 1996 - "These Old Bones"
A woman comes
into the precinct and gives Andy some information
about a murder that may have occurred 8 years ago.
Greg and Andy look into the situation, but question
a lot of people who don't care that the victim is
missing. Meanwhile a domestic violence situation in
Russell's parent's apartment leads to tragedy.
Bobby presses to get the truth and finds out what
really happened to Diane's father.
13, 1996 - "A Tushful of Dollars"
about her mother's pending grand jury trial. Andy
and Bobby search for the killer of a mobster's son,
which reveals a family affair. The lawyer of a
suspect in a murder impedes Greg and Diane's
investigation. The erratic son of the victim
doesn't help much either and he has a thing for
Diane. James and Adrianne get another shooting case
that involves Andy and Bobby's suspect. The bullets
are flying in NYC during sweeps' month.
20, 1996 - "The Nutty Confessor"
Donna and Bobby
give Adrianne and James advice, respectively, on
their plans for their first night "together."
Simone and Sipowicz investigate the death of a
young woman who was brutally murdered. A surgeon's
wife wants to press charges against her husband's
mistress when her husband is shot. James and
Adrianne spend the night together. Bobby and James
go to Atlantic City to apprehend their suspect;
Adrianne wants to know when he'll be back. Andy
acts like a psycho in holding to get their suspect
to drop his crazy story. James might be having
second thoughts about his relationship with
27, 1996 - "Head Case"
A mild mannered
professor is found decapitated in his apartment.
James helps out a former porn star, who is getting
harassing phone calls. I wonder what Adrianne
thinks about that? Andy Jr. is in town with some
surprising news, but he can't tell Andy about until
dinner later that night. Andy worries about it all
afternoon. Adrianne was not amused. Andy Jr.,
discharged from the Air Force, is joining the
police department in Hackensack.
19, 1996 - "Girl Talk"
is throwing small children from the tops of
buildings and a cop from another precinct joins
Simone and Sipowicz with their investigation. The
only thing Andy knows about this cop is "she got
her 1st grade money, the year I got screwed out of
mine." Martinez and Russell investigate an alleged
case of date rape, but the women of the squad and
Sylvia, have major disagreement with James'
decisions regarding the suspect. Andy shows his son
some of the ropes of being a cop.
26, 1996 - "Hollie and the Blowfish"
contact with old snitch. Martinez and Medavoy catch
a murder case involving "white magic." Russell is
paired up with a "blow hard" (who also knows Andy)
from the federal anti-drug unit, who's more
interested in collecting overtime, than catching
dealers. Simone's snitch helps to capture the drug
dealers who killed a young girl with their
crossfire. The "blow hard" mentions where they got
their information to their suspect. Andy and Bobby
both have conversations with the "blow hard" about
his use of his mouth.
2, 1996 - "We Was Robbed"
Sipowicz are forced to commit robbery while working
with an FBI agent to place a bug in a mob hangout.
The wiseguys come to the precinct to file a robbery
complaint; Diane and Greg catch the complaint. Andy
Jr. learns more about being a beat cop. Donna's
hairdresser has a problem with her ex-boyfriend
wanting to hijack the truck of her current
boyfriend. James goes undercover as her current
boyfriend; Adrianne doesn't appreciate the
competition. James and Adrianne have a
30, 1996 - "Auntie Maimed"
Sylvia is close
to giving birth and Andy is on edge. When isn't he?
Donna contemplates a California job offer. The
nephew of the victim of a robbery-homicide is found
holding the stolen goods. Andy and Bobby (with
observations from Andy Jr.) work that case. Greg,
James, Adrianne and Diane all work the
robbery-homicide of a bouncer. James and Adrianne
have another talk. Sylvia gives birth with only a
little trouble. It is a boy and they name him
7, 1996 - "A Death in the Family"
robbery-homicide sends Bobby and Andy to the
hospital; however the victim is Andy Jr. Andy wants
Bobby to lead the case and he also wants the
opportunity for restitution. Diane doesn't like the
way Bobby is handling the case. They turn up the
weapon, but the suspects don't pan out. In the
midst of all this turmoil, Donna makes the decision
and quits her job. Andy goes for a walk and makes a
14, 1996 - "Closing Time"
Andy about his "late night walks." The new
administrative assistant arrives to take Donna's
place. Andy's return to drinking affects him at
home and on the job, where Fancy sends him home.
Bobby fulfills Andy's vendetta. A drunk Andy
tackles some street punks, who get the better of
him and his gun. Bobby and Off. Shannon work to
locate the punks; Fancy gets the gun back; the rest
is up to Andy.
21, 1996 - Season Finale - "He's Not Guilty"
Andy meets with
Father Kankarides. Andy, Bobby and Diane
investigate a holdup turned homicide. The new PA
isn't working out. Greg's on the verge of getting a
new place. Upstairs John passes out farewell
notices, he is going back to 1PP. Greg, James and
Adrianne work a drug related double murder. Greg
makes a new friend, Anne McGuire in anti-crime.
Theo gets his introduction to God and Andy gets
reacquainted. Bobby and Diane plan a trip to the