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Episode List


Season 5

4 Nov. 1988
Hostile Takeover
Crockett, as Burnett, murders and manipulates his way to the top of the crime organization he works for.
11 Nov. 1988
Redemption in Blood
Burnett begins to remember who he really is, as Tubbs and the rest of the squad decide he must be taken down.
18 Nov. 1988
Heart of Night
A conflicted Castillo protects his ex-wife from a drug lord who is trying to kill her and her new husband.
2 Dec. 1988
Bad Timing
Trying to come to grips with himself after the trouble with Burnett, Crockett takes a vacation that becomes a pursuit with three escaped convicts and their hostage.
9 Dec. 1988
Tubbs and Switek go undercover and pose as drug dealing middlemen to take down Borrasca, a very dangerous counter revolutionary who uses drug money to fight the war against communism in his country.
16 Dec. 1988
Line of Fire
A drug kingpin on trial for murder puts a million dollar contract out on a punk rocker who is the star witness for the prosecution. The FBI want Crockett and Tubbs to safe house the witness, but keeping him alive is going to be a challenge.
13 Jan. 1989
Asian Cut
Trudy poses as a prostitute to help Crockett and Tubbs catch a serial killer who they suspect is Asian because of the ritualistic way in which he mutilates his female victims.
20 Jan. 1989
Hard Knocks
Switek sinks into gambling and drunkenness when thugs force him to talk his quarterback buddy into throwing a game.
3 Feb. 1989
Fruit of the Poison Tree
Crockett and Tubbs have their efforts to bust a shady business man denied time and again by an attorney and his daughter, Lisa. She also happens to be the one who could testify and close the books on the case for the Police.
10 Feb. 1989
To Have and to Hold
Aside from chasing bad guys as usual, Crockett must also attend to family matters. His son, Billy, has begun to break away from his old self in the wake of his new life and family. Crockett goes on leave to spend time with him.
17 Feb. 1989
Miami Squeeze
Crockett recruits a young cop to assist in an investigation of a British drug dealer and his operation in Miami, which includes the son of an anti drug legislator.
3 Mar. 1989
Jack of All Trades
Crockett's cousin, Jack, comes to Miami to visit Sonny for the first time since he moved there. However, it is soon revealed that Jack is in serious debt with a drug dealer who will stop at nothing to collect.
10 Mar. 1989
The Cell Within
Tubbs is held prisoner by a "reformed" psycho he put away years ago, who is obsessed with eradicating crime through extreme methods.
17 Mar. 1989
The Lost Madonna
When a drug bust nabs artwork instead of drugs, Crockett and Tubbs enter the underground art scene, but a cop from New York (Michael Chiklis) takes control of the operation to protect the artwork.
28 Apr. 1989
Over the Line
When a routine bust goes bad, the team gets approached by a group of rogue cops who have their own vigilante justice in mind. Castillo approves Crockett and Tubbs decision to infiltrate the group, but when one good cop is killed, that decision comes into question.
5 May 1989
Victims of Circumstance
Crockett and Tubbs are meeting with a drug dealer when someone comes in and starts shooting killing the drug dealer. When the shooter strikes again but this time not killing a drug dealer but an old man. They realize that an old man who was where when they were meeting the drug dealer was the actual target and that the two men are World War II death camp survivors. They learn that the men along with a few others were scheduled to testify at the hearing of a suspected Nazi who's living in Miami. So Crockett goes undercover joining a group a modern Nazis.
21 May 1989
Crockett and Tubbs, figuring they're on their way out, are recruited by the government to help a dictator escape from his war-torn country - with double-crosses at every turn.
14 Jun. 1989
World of Trouble
An aging mob moss believed to be dead, reappears and must avoid a drug kingpin who has vowed to kill him.
21 Jun. 1989
Miracle Man
The team has double trouble, first with a strung out vigilante (Miracle Man) messing up their busts, and second, a TV crew who wants to film it all for a reality TV show.
28 Jun. 1989
Leap of Faith
Backdoor pilot about the Young Victims Unit, a new squad of undercover officers. They're put to the test when a new deadly drug begins to circulate on a college campus in Miami. They suspect a reputable but dangerous college professor.
25 Jan. 1990
Too Much, Too Late
Valerie returns to Miami to help a friend turned junkie, whose teenage daughter is being preyed upon by her abusive drug dealer. She also hopes of possibly rekindling her romance with Tubbs. Meanwhile Stan returns to his gambling ways.

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