Sep. 21, 1993
60 min.
ABC TV Network

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It explores internal & external struggles of the fictional 15 pct of Manhattan. Episodes cover a day & intertwines several plots involving an ensemble cast. The storylines show that none of the main characters are all good. They struggle with moral decisions & sometimes choose the wrong path, but every decision leads to the drama of growth or in some cases personal or professional destruction.

NYPD Blue Season 5 (1997-1998)

5x01 5 5x01 As Flies to Careless Boys Are We to the Gods / This Bud's for You
Simone is bounced from the job; Sipowicz is the focus of the investigation into Salvo's killing; A psychotic pimp is wanted for a multiple homicide; Kirkendall is involved with someone ...
Sep. 30, 1997
5x02 5 5x02 All's Wells That Ends Wells
A barroom shooting involves an ailing, off-duty correction officer; Colon replies to Martinez's proposal.
Oct. 07, 1997
5x03 5 5x03 Three Girls and a Baby
Medavoy's on the case when Sullivan's lover is murdered; Complications with Colon's pregnancy concern Martinez.
Oct. 14, 1997
5x04 5 5x04 The Truth is Out There
A murder witness disappears after identifying a suspect whose lawyer is found in possession of cocaine; A robbery leads to a shooting between two brothers; A new PAA makes an impression ...
Oct. 28, 1997
5x05 5 5x05 It Takes a Village
A pregnant junkie turns over her sons for the killing of a Korean grocer, prompted by reward money offered by the victim's son; Russell and Sipowicz investigate the rape of a young ...
Nov. 04, 1997
5x06 5 5x06 Dead Man Talking
Fancy's ailing friend gives him a tip on an unsolved murder.
Nov. 11, 1997
5x07 5 5x07 Sheedy Dealings
Simone and Sipowicz investigate the murders of stripper roommates.
Nov. 18, 1997
5x08 5 5x08 Lost Israel (1)
A man is the prime suspect for the killing of his son, but Sipowicz fears he tipped off the man to suspicions about him.
Nov. 25, 1997
5x09 5 5x09 Lost Israel (2)
Russell reaches out to the emotionally closed off wife of cagey Steve Egan, who's the prime suspect in the murder of the couple's son.
Dec. 09, 1997
5x10 5 5x10 Remembrance of Humps Past
Sipowicz tries to counsel an old school chum's lowlife daughter, who's involved with a dangerous hood; Simone overhears Reynolds speaking with an Australian accent.
Dec. 16, 1997
5x11 5 5x11 You're Under a Rasta
Simone chastises the pregnant Russell for getting in a life-threatening situation with an armed suspect in a double homicide; Medavoy inadvertently injures Martinez during questioning ...
Jan. 06, 1998
5x12 5 5x12 A Box of Wendy
A man shows no remorse for the killing of his sister, whose body is discovered in a trash bin.
Jan. 13, 1998
5x13 5 5x13 Twin Petes
Detectives seek help from the mother of a lowlife suspected of murder; Medavoy investigates a man's claim his twin impersonated him to have a sexual encounter.
Feb. 10, 1998
5x14 5 5x14 Weaver of Hate
Fancy's antipathy for the racist father of a murder victim who was involved with black drug dealers complicates Simone and Sipowicz's case; Russell complains of not feeling well.
Feb. 17, 1998
5x15 5 5x15 Don't Kill the Messenger
A cop takes a suspiciously personal interest in a murder; Detectives investigate the slaying of a "good Samaritan" bike messenger.
Feb. 24, 1998
5x16 5 5x16 The One That Got Away
Simone and Sipowicz seek evidence against fellow cop Tommy Richardson for the murder of his ex-girlfriend.
Mar. 03, 1998
5x17 5 5x17 Speak For Yourself, Bruce Clayton
A case of rape and murder involves a disabled drug dealer; Detectives investigate the killing of a security guard.
Mar. 24, 1998
5x18 5 5x18 I Don't Wanna Dye
Complications arise when Sipowicz undergoes medical tests; The wife of murder suspect Tommy Richardson approaches Russell and Simone.
Mar. 31, 1998
5x19 5 5x19 Prostrate Before the Law
A witness and evidence contradict reunited Army buddies who reported finding one burned to death in another's torched van; Sipowicz undergoes prostate surgery.
Apr. 28, 1998
5x20 5 5x20 Hammer Time
A shooting incident leads to evidence of a grisly child slaying; Simone looks into the disappearance of an elderly tenant from the apartment house he owns.
May. 05, 1998
5x21 5 5x21 Seminal Thinking
Results of a post-op PSA test bother Sipowicz; Medavoy takes charge in a rape-homicide case; Detectives investigate the death of a used-car salesman.
May. 12, 1998
5x22 5 5x22 Honeymoon at Viagra Falls
Simone and Russell make final marriage plans; Sipowicz awaits word on his latest prostate-cancer test; Detectives investigate the murder of a homicide witness and her young son.
May. 19, 1998

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