Law & Order: Season 4

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 15
1993

Sweeps

A guest is murdered on-air on a controversial talk show. Meanwhile Logan and Briscoe have a new boss, Lt. Anita Van Buren, and Stone gets a new collague; the police and distri…

2 Sep 29
1993

Volunteers

A disruptive, unbalanced homeless man is found severely beaten in an alley of the middle class neighborhood he calls home, leading Stone to try and prosecute one of the residen…

3 Oct 06
1993

Discord

A college student charges an admittedly promiscuous rock star with rape, but he claims the act was consensual.

4 Oct 13
1993

Profile

Stone finds himself up against an ambitious black lawyer defending a white, racist serial killer.

5 Oct 20
1993

Black Tie

The police suspect a cover up when they receive an anonymous tip that a wealthy man was murdered by his wife, who refuses to allow an autopsy after a physician declares that th…

6 Oct 27
1993

Pride and Joy

A 17-year-old boy becomes the chief suspect in the murder of his father, raising questions of self-defense and abuse that the family does not want to face.

7 Nov 03
1993

Apocrypha

Stone and Kincaid try to prove that the young woman believed to have planted a bomb in a parking garage had been brainwashed and was acting under the direct orders of a charism…

8 Nov 09
1993

American Dream

A skeleton unearthed at a building site resurrects one of Stone’s old cases, and brings him face to face with the tenacious, brilliant culprit, who is seeking a new trial…

9 Nov 16
1993

Born Bad

A lawyer decides to defend her teenage client charged with murder as an adult with the claim that he’s violent because of a genetic predisposition due to an extra Y chrom…

10 Dec 01
1993

The Pursuit of Happiness

A ““green-card”“ bride from Russia is suspected of murdering her rich, but cold husband, who was threatening to divorce her just weeks before she would…

11 Jan 05
1994

Golden Years

An emaciated elderly woman is found dead of an apparent heart attack and her granddaughter is charged with neglect and grave indifference to human life.

12 Jan 12
1994

Snatched

A millionaire friend of Schiff’s won’t cooperate with the police following his son’s kidnapping.

13 Jan 19
1994

Breeder

While investigating a woman’s claim that she passed out in a taxi and awoke to find her newborn missing, Briscoe and Logan uncover a scam involving private adoptions.

14 Feb 02
1994

Censure

A phone call threatening a woman’s young daughter leads to a case that causes Kincaid to resign from Schiff’s office because of an affair in her past.

15 Feb 09
1994

Kids

A 14-year-old’s shooting death involves the son of a former police detective, who’s also an old friend of Briscoe’s.

16 Mar 02
1994

Big Bang

A scientist becomes the chief suspect when his estranged wife, who’s been delaying divorce proceedings, is the victim of a letter bomb.

17 Mar 09
1994

Mayhem

During a 24-hour period, Briscoe and Logan have a heavy caseload that includes 5 unrelated murders and a domestic quarrel, which results in the maiming of the husband.

18 Mar 30
1994

Wager

Briscoe and Logan bet that the killing of a star athlete’s father is linked to gambling debts and threats to the baseball player’s family.

19 Apr 13
1994

Sanctuary

A black minister fans the flames of racial intolerance after a hit-and-run in Harlem claims the life of a 12-year-old and the Jewish driver isn’t indicted.

20 May 04
1994

Nurture

Briscoe and Logan investigate the disappearance of a child from her abusive foster home and find her being held by a loving but disturbed woman who insists she has acted only f…

21 May 18
1994

Doubles

An assailant breaks the wrist of a tennis player prior to a tournament, and a competitor is among the suspects.

22 May 25
1994

Old Friends

A truck hits a pedestrian and the investigation reveals the victim’s link to a baby-food company in which a new partner has connections to the Russian mob.

About Law & Order

Law & Order, the longest running crime series and is tied for longest running drama series in the history of American broadcast television, will start its 21st season on NBC in the autumn of 2010. The brainchild of creator Dick Wolf, Law & Order is the most successful brand in the history of primetime television; the winner of the 1997 Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series; ties Cheers and M*A*S*H for the most consecutive best series nominations (eleven) and the longest-running drama series currently on American television. The series has also turned into one of entertainment’s preeminent brands using a distinct ripped from the headlines format, and has spawned the successful spinoffs Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Crime & Punishment and Law & Order: Trial by Jury.

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