A gay city councilman is murdered. The prime suspect is a conservative rival he may have double-crossed. The investigation also sets off a series of events that could cost Logan his detective position.
Did You Know?
Towards the end of the fifth season, Executive Producer Dick Wolf
decided not to renew Chris Noth
's contract citing that the interaction between Logan and the similarly jaded Briscoe (Jerry Orbach
) lacked enough dramatic contrast. Viewers and critics were shocked at the dismissal of the most popular and only original remaining cast member at that time. Years later, Noth convinced Wolf to produce Exiled
(1998) to wrap up the story of Mike Logan, which Noth felt had been prematurely extinguished on the show. See more
Upon finding a raincoat the suspect had been wearing, Detective Briscoe first picks it up without wearing gloves, then pulls a gun out of the pocket again without wearing gloves. This would destroy any forensic evidence on the items. See more
Referenced in Exiled