After a prison inmate is found dead shortly after his arrival in his cell, an SVU investigation begins because his death was caused by sodomy... but it occurred before he arrived in prison. Bensen and Tutuola uncover more than merely a single case of brutality. They discover a further conspiracy. Written by
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Plot is similar to real life incident that occurred in 1997 which Abner Louima was brutally attacked and sodomized by NYPD officer Justin Volpe while in the police station. Volpe plead guilty and is scheduled for release in 2025. See more
When interviewing Officer Edmunds in Rikers, Officers Fin and Benson show him pictures of dead drug dealers that they believe he murdered. One of the photos is actually of "Shorty" Esposito, a drug dealer murder by another drug dealer in #2.05 ("Baby Killer"). See more
We got called out on a domestic call. Husband and wife going at it. I didn't even see the gun, Cooper jumped in front of me and took the .38 out of the guy's hands.
So that's how you've been paying him back? By helping him kill people? Cooper did it for a couple of cars and a condo.