2002 - 2003, Crime
Flawed heroes in various professions deal with crime in Los Angeles.

Episode Guide

  • Boomtown - The Big Picture (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    The Big Picture

    Turcotte blames himself for not saving the life of a B-movie actress (Virginia Madsen), while Stevens and Smith investigate the director (Howard Hesseman) with whom she spent the night.

  • Boomtown - The Hole-in-the-Wall Gang (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    The Hole-in-the-Wall Gang

    Homeowners find a corpse hidden in a basement wall, prompting detectives to investigate a black fraternity that occupied the house 20 years earlier.

  • Boomtown - Haystack (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:


    Bank robbers attempting to flee the scene end up at a local shopping mall and take several hostages, including Teresa.

  • Boomtown - Wannabe (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:


    Detectives investigate a murder at the police academy after a recruit finds a drowned classmate; robbers masquerade as police officers.

  • Boomtown - Inadmissible (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:


    Fresh out of rehabilitation, McNorris prosecutes accused cop killer Sabrina Fithian (Rebecca De Mornay); Detective Pierce's testimony raises the specter of police corruption.

  • Boomtown - The Love of Money (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Love of Money

    Investigators hunt for a pair of thieves (Kelly Hu, Rebecca De Mornay) who have gunned down their fellow officers.

  • Boomtown - Lost Child (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Lost Child

    Internal Affairs detective Trumper reopens the investigation into the death of detective Stevens' daughter; officer Hechler searches for a kidnapped baby.

  • Boomtown - Blackout (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:


    DDA McNorris awakes from a drunken night on the town to find his car smashed and covered with blood; Turcotte and Hechler investigate a possible kidnapping.

  • Boomtown - Fearless (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:


    Bobby "fearless" Smith faces demons from his past as he investigates the shooting death of a small-time drug dealer.

  • Boomtown - Storm Watch (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Storm Watch

    Shooters ambush and kill two police officers after receiving a tip from someone inside the precinct; Hechler turns to Andrea for help in finding the traitor.

  • Boomtown - Execution (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:


    A convicted murderer holds a police officer hostage in order to get a stay of execution from the governor.

  • Boomtown - Home Invasion (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Home Invasion

    Using Turcotte as a decoy, detectives set a trap for a trio of killers who prey on families while they sleep.

  • Boomtown - Sinaloa Cowboys (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Sinaloa Cowboys

    A suspect's throat is cut at the police station after he is implicated in a drug heist at a methamphetamine-laboratory explosion.

  • Boomtown - Monster's Brawl (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Monster's Brawl

    While investigating the bludgeoning death of a homeless man, detectives stumble upon two filmmakers (Neil Patrick Harris, Christopher Gorham) who pay vagrants to fight.

  • Boomtown - Coyote (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:


    A teenager is dragged from her mountain home, and detectives are forced to rely upon the eye-witness account of a psychotic man who behaves like a coyote.

  • Boomtown - The David McNorris Show (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The David McNorris Show

    Deputy D.A. McNorris obstructs justice to protect a murder suspect, the son of a Hollywood producer who can help further his career.

  • Boomtown - Crash (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:


    The detectives discover that a fatal car accident may have been engineered by an insurance-fraud ring.

  • Boomtown - Insured by Smith and Wesson (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Insured by Smith and Wesson

    When a robbery at a sporting goods store turns into a hostage stand-off, Hechler enters the store disguised as a paramedic to assess the situation.

  • Boomtown - The Freak (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Freak

    Smith vows to protect a 10-year-old girl from the vengeful wrath of a Russian mob boss; officers question why a body fell from the sky into a hot tub.

  • Boomtown - All Hallow's Eve (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    All Hallow's Eve

    Burglars kidnap Teresa, demanding that the paramedic save the life of a comrade; Turcotte and Hechler patrol the streets on Halloween looking for pumpkin pilferers.

  • Boomtown - Reelin' in the Years (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Reelin' in the Years

    Tipped off by a third-strike felon hoping to avoid life imprisonment, detectives Stevens and Smith end a 26-year manhunt for the cop-killing Chimera.

  • Boomtown - The Squeeze (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Squeeze

    Deputy DA David McNorris seeks to convict a defense lawyer of murder; detectives question the suspect's unstable brother; a veteran officer suggests planting evidence.

  • Boomtown - Possession (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:


    Detectives Stevens and Smith investigate a murder overheard by a telemarketer making random calls; Deputy DA McNorris juggles a morning tryst with Andrea and a surprise visit from his wife (Kelly Rowan).

  • Boomtown - The Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Pilot

    A teenage girl is killed during a drive-by shooting. With Donnie Wahlberg, Mykelti Williamson and Jason Gedrick.