When English teacher Beth Landow falls from the clock tower at Trudy's former high school, Monk is called in and quickly disproves the police theory of suicide. The trail of clues leads to a science teacher but he has an iron-clad alibi. Monk becomes a substitute teacher in the hopes of solving the case. Written by
Did You Know?
, who played principal Arleen Cassady in this episode, played Harbor School principal Dr. Kim on Fox's The O.C.
(2003), which premiered less than two months after this episode first aired. See more
Sharona parks in a handicap spot and Monk questions her doing so. She says "I think we qualify". It doesn't matter it a person qualifies or not. Unless your car is equipped with a handicap tag (hung inside the car) or has a handicap license plate, parking in a handicap spot will get your car ticketed or towed. See more
Expect me when you least expect me!