Spenser is hired by a prominent local judge in a blackmail case. When the simple exchange turns complicated things get intriguing. Spenser rescues the judge's daughter from a bad situation, and Susan takes her in. Hawk is hired to go up against Spenser in a showdown. Judge Kingsley, his daughter, Hawk and Spenser all have their little secrets to hide in the end. Written by
Did You Know?
Usually, Spenser works with the Boston Police. In this episode, one can briefly spot the Metropolitan Police in the background. The Metropolitan Police were a real agency in Massachusetts, known more appropriately the Metropolitan District Commission Police. They were responsible for patrolling Metro Boston's waterways, reservoirs, and parklands, all owned by the Metropolitan District Commission. They also supplemented the local police agencies in Metro Boston. The agency was absorbed into the State Police in 1992. See more