Preecher reveals previously withheld information to Mooney and Trout about the Vicky Tompkin murder; Flynn confronts Maddock with an ultimatum.
Mooney and Trout, furious that Preecher would rather pursue Starks' involvement in the stripper murder, leave the bureau to return to their precinct.
Following the warehouse bust, Mooney, Trout and Flynn use one of the men arrested as well as a strip club informant to broaden their stripper murder investigation.
An FBI administrator from Washington arrives to audit Will Preecher's investigation by garnering information from Sarah Day, but she immediately alerts Preecher of his intentions.
Mooney suspects the FBI of underhandedness when Preecher eliminates all traces of Bureau involvement in a sting operation gone bad.
The NYPD, the FBI and organized crime interact in New York City; with Ed O'Neill, David Strathairn and Titus Welliver.