Acting on Clay Davis' advice, Burrell seeks to burnish his reputation by ordering the department to double their street arrests. The mandate does not sit well with McNulty, who sets his sights instead on cracking a string of church robberies. Written by
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When Lt. Mello is giving the daily briefing at roll call, one of the honorary medals on the wall in the background has the name "Peranio" on it. Vincent Peranio
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At the end of the "Corner Boys" episode Chris throws Snoop's nail gun into the harbor. In this episode after Chris beats a man to death Snoop is seen with the nail gun in a box. However, this is obviously a new gun, as Snoop had already told Chris he owed her $800 to buy a new one prior to this episode. See more
Off. James 'Jimmy' McNulty
[to a patrolman who has given someone a ticket at the urging for more arrests
Baker, Let me let you in on a little secret, The patrolling officer on his beat is the one true dictatorship in America, we can lock a guy up on the humble, lock him up for real, or say fuck it and drink ourselves to death under the expressway and our side partners will cover us, No one - I mean no one - tells us how to waste our shift!
References The Color Purple
Before I Die
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