A former girlfriend of Peter's gets kidnapped, because her husband, an ex-CIA agent reneged on a deal to supply terrorists with bomb detonators. After confronting her husband, Peter and his Counterstrike team-mates try to find the woman.
The Social Liberation Front (SLF) is killing rich industrialists. Their demand: a safe-cracker in a French prison be released. So Nicole infiltrates the SLF. Luke gets embedded with the safe-cracker in prison. Peter plays his lawyer.
The back-story of how the Counterstrike team was put together to find and rescue the kidnapped wife of billionaire Alexander Addington from the clutches of Kruger, a terrorist who wants weapons as ransom.
Luke's paternal instincts are aroused when a former girlfriend named Zoe shows up with a baby who she claims is his. Soon, Zoe gets shot and the baby disappears. Peter and Nicole uncover a baby-smuggling ring in Toronto and go after it.
A double takes the place of Addington at an important conference while the Counterstrike team tries to find a runaway gypsy boy pickpocket who was a witness to a murder in Greece. Can they find the boy and spot the double?
An African-American professor gets kidnapped because he is the heir to an African throne. A more sinister group takes Luke hostage. Peter and Nicole must get Luke and the professor back from their respective kidnappers.