When Hooker realizes there's a bomb on the squad car there's a red van visible through the car's rear window. The car changes lanes and speeds away, including changing lanes but the red van remains visible behind it. The van is then absent from a subsequent overhead shot. See more
Sgt. T.J. Hooker
[Romano hands Hong a beat up and burned cassette tape
This was in Max Silver's telephone answering machine at the time of the fire.
Officer Vince Romano
I was gonna toss it out. Hooker said that if anybody could get anything off of it, you could. But I guess Hooker was exaggerating.
Hooker does not exaggerate. If there are any words in here, I will get 'em out.