Mike quickly realizes that the 'psychiatric consult' he's called to FBI LA HQ for is in fact just a cover for his secret handler in the IA investigation for Paul Briggs, who urges him to start o that job. Having sort of proven himself, Mike gets a part in a masterly plan to play dealers in steel 'cop killer' ammunition against a fence, a contraband animals network and the Guadalajara cartel. Paul keeps surprising everyone, even Mike, but pulls it all off and seems to appreciate resourceful, knowledgeable Mike's help.
Did You Know?
The portrayal of a USMC reservist is inaccurate in several regards. First, the haircut; no Marine, even a reservist, would have hair that long. Second, Marines are not permitted to wear their camouflage uniforms in public, and wearing just a T-shirt without the uniform blouse off-base is even more unlikely. Even a rogue reservist selling black-market arms/ammo would not flout regulations in this manner as it would draw undue attention. Finally, there are no 'quartermaster' units in the USMC, making his cover story even more unlikely. See more