10-8: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 28
2003

Brothers in Arms

Brooklyn bad boy Rico Amonte was sliding into a life of crime. Then his policeman brother caught him in the act ‚ and hauled him off to Southern California to get him on the…

2 Oct 05
2003

Hard Day's Night

At the start of his shift, an exhausted Rico is looking forward to some time off. But after a black cat crosses his path, his day goes from bad to worse. Based on his Italian f…

3 Oct 12
2003

Gun of a Son

Rico and his visiting dad, a retired boxing champ from Brooklyn, revert to their old verbal sparring as Rico—who wants his Pop to see that he’s left behind his bad-boy…

4 Oct 19
2003

Badlands

In spite of Barnes’ warning to not get emotionally involved, a genuinely concerned Rico goes beyond the call of duty to search for an abused boy’s real father; and…

5 Oct 26
2003

Blood, Sugar, Sex, Magik

The booking of a drunk clown and a mishap involving airplane lavatory ““residue”“ pale in comparison to what becomes the day’s priority for the sh…

6 Nov 02
2003

Mercy, Mercy Me

In the beginning, Rico tries to save a person who’s been shot in the chest when a huge guy on PCP attacks Rico. Rico fights back, but the fighti…

7 Nov 09
2003

Late for School

As Rico just gets used to being tourmented by Barnes; Barnes suffers from a dizzy spell, he is put on desk duty. Amonte gets a new temporary Training Officer, a tough, brassy s…

8 Nov 23
2003

Gimme Shelter

With his evaluation date looming, Barnes and Briggs warn Rico that he needs to stop letting emotion rule his work. Meanwhile, Rico’s squad car is stolen.

9 Nov 30
2003

Let It Bleed

When an off-duty Rico witnesses a fatal shooting at a video store and fingers the killer, he suddenly becomes a target for revenge by a local Asian gang, but finds support in h…

10 Dec 07
2003

The Wild Bunch

Before the public’s trust in law enforcement fades any further, Rico, Barnes and the other deputies must find a group who are posing as cops and committing home invasion…

11 Dec 21
2003

Lucy in the Sky

Rico continues to get lessons on the ways of women when he’s involved in busting an illegal female fight club ring and takes a shine to Lucy, one of the more talented box…

12 Jan 11
2004

Flirtin' with Disaster

A man takes his runaway granddaughter’s fifth grade class hostage. Meanwhile, the fear that Rico and Barnes have about snakes is compounded when they have to capture a 20…

13 Jan 18
2004

Gypsy Road

After Rico and Barnes find an abandoned baby girl, the mother shows up to claim her daughter; and even though she accepts responsibility for what she has done, the sheriffs mus…

14 Jan 25
2004

Love Don't Love Nobody

A shootout erupts between warring gangs at a funeral, but the situation becomes more complicated when Rico and Barnes realize that the sister of a gang member in the Eastside B…

15 Feb 01
2004

The Wild and the Innocent

Rico’s sheriff’s training gets into full swing as he and Barnes handle a melee of calls around the city of Los Angeles, from rescuing a little girl who got stuck in…

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