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1997

4 Jan. 1997
Mirage
Jerod poses as a parachute jump instructor to take down a murderer.
 
11 Jan. 1997
The Better Part of Valor
Jerod joins a firefighting company to determine if a firefighters death was due to arson.
 
18 Jan. 1997
Bomb Squad
Jarod joins the bomb squad to find the "Fax Bomber" to bring justice for the female photographer who got blinded by an explosion.
 
1 Feb. 1997
Prison Story
While Miss Parker struggles with a painful ulcer, Jarod becomes a prison guard in an attempt to save an innocent man from the gas chamber.
 
8 Feb. 1997
Bazooka Jarod
While Jarod impersonates a Navy commander in order to investigate the death of a sailor onboard the U.S.S. Monroe, Sydney delivers a warning to Miss Parker.
 
15 Feb. 1997
Ranger Jarod
When Jarod impersonates a forest ranger and joins in the search for a young student lost in the woods he finds himself falling in love with the female ranger who's his partner.
 
8 Mar. 1997
Jaroldo!
Jarod goes to work at TV news station to find out why a cameraman was shot and lost the use of his arm. He learns that the reporter who was with him may have arranged the whole thing to make the story more sensational.
 
22 Mar. 1997
Under the Reds
While Sydney tries to revive his comatose brother, Jarod pretends to be paramedic so he can investigate why a young man went into a coma after a car accident.
 
5 Apr. 1997
Keys
When Miss Parker corners Jarod during a hurricane in Florida she's forced to come to terms with her mother's death and its startling connection to Jarod.
 
26 Apr. 1997
Unhappy Landings
Jarod becomes a U.S. Marshall to find who killed a witness who was under the Marshalls' protection.
 
3 May 1997
Jarod's Honor
Jarod assumes the identity of a deceased hit-man in order to save the targets life and bring down the man who hired him.
 
10 May 1997
Baby Love
Jarod seeks to reunite a woman with her baby and exact justice on the men who are responsible for taking him. Meanwhile Miss Parker and Sidney discover secret files in SL-27.
 
17 May 1997
Dragon House: Part 1
A sociopath escapes from Prison. Seeing the news report, Jarod recognizes Kyle, another Pretender that used to live in the Center as a boy.
 
17 May 1997
Dragon House: Part 2
Jarod sees his mother for the first time. Mr. Raines is nearly killed and is severely injured.
 
1 Nov. 1997
Back from the Dead Again
As Jarod continues to deal with the death of his brother, Miss Parker and Sydney suddenly find themselves dealing with two new operatives at the Centre: Mr. Lyle and Brigitte.
 
8 Nov. 1997
Scott Free
Jarod sees a man being harassed by some others. He discovers the men harassing him are a crew of thieves and they need him for a job. The guy implores them to find someone else because he just got out and gained custody of his son. But they insist he join them on their job. They tell him that a new guy is arriving so Jarod meets him and takes his place.
 
15 Nov. 1997
Over the Edge
While Jarod tries to uncover the truth surrounding the apparent suicide attempt of a search and rescue team member, a criminal behaviorist at the Centre tries to discover who shot Mr. Raines.
 
22 Nov. 1997
Exposed
Jarod becomes a photographer to find out what happened to a model who died after being stalked. He discovers that another model is being stalked by the same stalker. And he sends Parker a message that sends her on a trek to learn more about her mother.
 
6 Dec. 1997
Nip and Tuck
Jarod becomes a plastic surgeon to find out why a young girl who went in for a minor procedure ended up disfigured.
 
13 Dec. 1997
Past Sim
When Jarrod learns that a woman who was scheduled to testify against the Yakuza who killed her son, who was in FBI protective custody, is abducted and an agent is killed. He recognizes it as one of his simulations meaning that someone in the Centre is working for the Yakuza. When he tells Sydney who tells Parker who learns that Lyle is the one and that her father is letting him do it or so he says. Jarrod tries to recall the rest of the simulation so that he could rescue the woman.
 

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