Isbecki becomes a hostage after Cagney and Lacey fail to back him up properly. Meanwhile, when Petrie accidentally shoots a black child, the department thinks the uproar will go away if the public sees Petrie is black, too.
Did You Know?
At around 12 minutes, Detective Petrie shoots a purse snatcher. The chase ends at the top of four flights of steps and the exhausted actor wasn't able to hold his breath very well for the death scene. See more