When Gillespie runs for a permanent position as county sheriff, his running mate is investigated for allegations of insurance fraud, corruption and murder.
Did You Know?
The tan Dodge Diplomat that served as Julia Lawrence's vehicle which was launched off of the dock was the same vehicle that was used as Virgil Tibbs blue car in seasons 2 through 6. At the start of season 7, it was given a tan paint job and repurposed as a Sparta Police undercover vehicle. This movie was one of a few episodes where a vehicle that was prominently used by one of the characters was also used as a background vehicle. See more
A closeup of the heart rate monitor while Hector is lying in his hospital bed indicates that his heart rate is 24 beats per minute. Moments later, his rate drops to zero and he dies. In reality, hospital staff would have installed a pacemaker to prevent his heart rate from falling so low. See more