The brutality at police headquarters continues over the perceived failure of department commanders to rein in the city's crime stats. Another hit by Omar on the Barksdale stash houses goes horribly wrong. Proposition Joe summons Stringer Bell to a meeting and tells him that the cops have screwed up. Daniels reassigns his detail after the wire on Stringer Bell goes dead.
Did You Know?
At the end of Dead Soldiers, Councilman Thomas 'Tommy' Carcetti is seen having an extra marital affair at a political fund raiser. The character Tommy Carcetti bears a strong resemblance to former Baltimore Mayor/City Councilman and Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley. This scene caused quite a kerfuffle and no doubt will continue to be a source of controversy as O'Malley runs for the presidency in 2016. See more
At 24 minutes and 27 seconds when Acting Commissioner Ervin H. Burrell enters the room he lays down his folders on the table in front of him just as he walks in. In the next shot when he sits down he is seen still holding them in his hands and then putting them down on the table. See more
Acting Commissioner Ervin H. Burrell
If the Gods are fucking you, you find a way to fuck them back. It's Baltimore, gentlemen, the Gods will not save you.
The Western district lectern has several meritorious service awards that are displayed on it. The most prominent plaque is for a person named Peranio. Vince Peranio is the name of the production designer for The Wire. See more
Way Down in the Hole
Written by Tom Waits
Performed by the Neville Brothers See more