First Aired: Apr. 15, 2008 on NBC
Summary: Ashley Tyler is found raped and badly beaten at a local garden, Benson and Stabler's first suspect is her well-known drug-dealing uncle, Rick Tyler. After the rape kit with crucial evidence identifying the rapist vanishes, detectives begin to suspect a prison guard may have a role in the…
Main Characters in this Episode
Lowell Harris: Shut up!
Detective Olivia Benson: No! Let go of me! LET GO OF ME!
Lowell Harris: You bite me, and you're dead!
Detective Olivia Benson: She remembered.
Dr. Melinda Warner: But you couldn't have known she was right.
Detective Olivia Benson: I saw it... when he had me in the basement.
Dr. Melinda Warner: Olivia, did he rape you?
Detective Olivia Benson: It's the closest I've ever come.
- Goof (continuity error): When Harris goes to lift Benson up before he slams her into the wall, he has his arms under hers and wrapped around her chest. In the next shot, his arms are wrapped fully around her body including her arms and are wrapped around her stomach.
- Goof (continuity error): When Harris first stands Benson up and turns her around to face him, his hands are around her neck, and in the next shot (the first close up) he's grabbing her cheeks.
- Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): When Benson is ordered by Parker to apologize to Fin for getting blood on his shoes, she tells him no because Fin "kicked me," when in reality, Fin just hit her with his night stick.
- Mariska Hargitay was not allowed to wear any makeup or jewelry when she was filming any of the prison scenes.
- Mariska Hargitay (Det. Olivia Benson) and Johnny Messner (Capt. Lowell Harris), both stayed in character the entire day of the Basement Scene so that when the time came to shoot the scene, Mariskas fear would be more real.