Fred Wheeler (Vondie Curtis Hall), a drug lord recently released from prison, brings back old feelings of a case that Yoda worked on that put Wheeler away.Mc Laren and Sanchez take part in brothel bust and help a drugged man (Michael Kostroff), jog his memory to help with a case.
Sanchez and White House come across a missing child case involving a woman who was once a drug addict wanting back custody of her son, who is now under the care of a wealthy woman (Samantha Mathis).Jackpot and Khan are in charge of a prison transfer, until their transfer vehicle breaks down.Field Training Sergeant Daniel "Yoda" Dean supervises six rookie cops as they navigate through their first day at upper Manhattan's 22nd Precinct.Within their first day, they intervene in a domestic dispute, try to stop a gang war, and one of them reconnects with an old friend who has turned to the life of crime. A firebomb erupts in the block that Lazarus and Sanchez are watching over, with the crime stemming from a drug war.
Lazarus finally apprehends the wanted man with the shamrock tattoo on his neck, but fears he may face the consequences for not reporting him when he saw him days earlier.
A teenage boy creates a bomb and puts it in his backpack, which is switched with a teenage girl's, with Lazarus and Mc Laren on the case.