Original air date: 10/30/1986 Runtime: 48:35 min. Furillo is asked to help a proud Calletano head off a mutiny when his precinct officers are on the verge of a racial war among themselves, while the Hill street captain has to set a powerful criminal free as the result of female undercover cop Russo's actions.
Original air date: 11/06/1986 Runtime: 48:32 min. It's the "Odd Couple" revisited when a grumbling Buntz lets oily Sid the Snitch bunk in his fleabag apartment to hide from a vengeful ex-con; and Hill resents his temporary assignment with a white cop who refused to help a black officer in distress.
Original air date: 11/27/1986 Runtime: 48:35 min. Grace Gardner, the highly sexual former flame of Sgt. Esterhaus, returns to the police station as sister chastity, a nun who now seeks Furillo's aid in establishing a counseling center; her return stirs passionate embers in unsuspecting officer Flaherty.
Original air date: 12/23/1986 Runtime: 48:13 min. Furillo is sworn to silence and puts his word on the line in an attempt to placate his restive black officers -- especially Washington -- when a white cop kills his black partner under questionable circumstances while both are under secret investigation.
Original air date: 01/06/1987 Runtime: 48:14 min. Public defender Davenport must plea-bargain for her life when she is taken hostage by a desperate suspect who holes up in a market with her and a wounded victim; and Furillo dies a little himself while waiting to see if negotiator Goldblume can save her life.
Original air date: 02/10/1987 Runtime: 48:16 min. Buntz is king of the Hill for a day when Furillo is away on business and, when the officers' overtime pay hinges on how much dope they can confiscate that day, he turns them loose in a wild spree to ring up $130,000 worth of contraband -- even if it means illegal seizures.
Original air date: 05/12/1987 Runtime: 48:48 min. A nighttime fire sweeps through the station. And Buntz knows fear for the first time when he is suspended on charges of stealing cocaine. He must learn who framed him for swiping evidence or lose the only thing that matters to him -- his job.