The District Season 4
S04 E01Sep 27, 2003
Jack's Back Sep 27, 2003 Back from his Arizona vacation and determined to get his job back, Jack starts campaigning for being Chief of police, even though it's not an elected position. He chooses not to use the illegal taping card that might get him back in the office in no time for a future use and moves into a poor neighborhood. Meanwhile, Brander decides to go back to the force and teams up with Nancy to investigate Lester Richard's death, for which Temple got arrested. They discover that Maria ""Cashmere Brown"" Rodriguez was lying, which frees Temple â€“ but doesn't exactly prove he didn't kill Lester vindictively.
S04 E02Oct 4, 2003
The Devil You Know... Oct 4, 2003 After Chief Strickland causes the death of an innocent old lady due to having inaccurate information on the whereabouts of a dangerous drug lord, Mannion decides to catch the guy himself. He uses the help of his best men, who put their jobs at steak and work parallel to Strickland's orders. Mannion's house is burnt down after he keeps stopping kids from selling drugs. When Mannion finally catches the guy, Mayor Douglas won't give his job back, so Jack is forced to reveal that he knows the phone wire was illegal, which ultimately forces Douglas to give him his job back. Meanwhile, Temple investigates two cops whom he thinks are abusing their authority and beating the people they arrest, while Debreno sleeps with Maria Rodriguez, which causes some conflict on his friendship with Temple.
S04 E03Oct 11, 2003
Free Byrd Oct 11, 2003 Mannion is determined to have the best people possible working for him and asks his ex-wife, Sherry, to become his Superintendent of Detectives. Meanwhile, when an ex-con is arrested for the murder of his girlfriend who was also a parolee, Mannion tries to put into action a parolee-rehabilitation program Ella had begun before she died.
S04 E04Oct 18, 2003
The Kindness of Strangers Oct 18, 2003 Chief Mannion and his men investigate the disappearance of teenage girls who all point to a virtual suspect: a guy named Icarus who uses the internet to lure his victims and eventually murders them. The case takes a personal turn when Noland's niece becomes the next target and Joe puts all his efforts into catching the guy. Meanwhile, Temple suffers with pranks and rash commentaries from his co-workers about the death of Lester Richards, while Sherry tries to adjust to her new job.
S04 E05Oct 25, 2003
Blind Eye Oct 25, 2003
S04 E06Nov 1, 2003
Jupiter for Sale Nov 1, 2003 Mannion and the team reopen a 17-year-old cold case when a girl is found murdered in the streets of D.C. ""Jupiter,"" a serial killer that was never caught, appears to have re-emerged.
S04 E07Nov 8, 2003
A House Divided Nov 8, 2003 Mannion investigates the death of a man during a Civil War reenactment. While Temple takes the matter personally when one of the suspects turns out to be a big time racist, it's Noland who, trying to find a connection between him and a man in an old picture, discovers a rivalry between the prime suspect and the victim that dates back to the Civil War days. Meanwhile, Debreno and Regan are out testing a new bait car that almost causes the death of a car thief.
S04 E08Nov 15, 2003
Acceptable Losses Nov 15, 2003 Ricky and a friend collapse at Ricky's birthday party and are taken to the hospital, where they are diagnosed with MDMA ingestion (a.k.a. ecstasy). Mannion and his men hit the streets trying to reach the source of the drug distribution network, which leads them all the way to a man in the Netherlands. Meanwhile, Clive and Ella's sister fight over Ricky's custody, and Ricky chooses to go with his aunt to Florida. Debreno and Temple's friendship is shaken and Temple punches Debreno, still about the Lester Richards case. Brander and Cutter track down an ATM thief, a job usually done by the secret service agents â€“ who offer Cutter a position on their staff.
S04 E09Nov 22, 2003
In God We Trust Nov 22, 2003 Mannion searches for a modern day Robin Hood after he distributes money and stolen goods from the roof of his own building to needy neighbors on the street. Meanwhile, Temple continues to deal with the shooting of Lester Richards.
S04 E10Dec 13, 2003
Hollow Spaces Dec 13, 2003 Mannion is very disappointed when he finds that the 17-year old boy who got Ella's heart is involved in a robbery of a gas station that ended in the attendant's death. Temple's day turns very sour when the mayor decides to not pick up the court fees after the Lester Richards case. Meanwhile, Nancy and her mom are attacked by car jackers, or are they?
S04 E11Dec 20, 2003
The Voice Inside Dec 20, 2003
S04 E12Jan 17, 2004
Breath of Life Jan 17, 2004 An officer is hit by a car, and his partner is suspected of not giving him CPR, because the officer down is gay. The car in connection with the hit-and-run is traced to students performing lewd sexual acts without their victims' knowledge, then posting the videos on the internet.
S04 E13Jan 24, 2004
Party Favors Jan 24, 2004 A staffer is found to have hung herself because she was about to reveal names of top officials who were trading votes for sexual favors. The reporter to whom she was to reveal the news also has something of a history with Chief Mannion's family. Also, a school teacher fights for health care reforms for students and families.
S04 E14Feb 7, 2004
a.k.a. Feb 7, 2004 People in the witness protection program become victims, and the team sets out on the case to find the killer. Meanwhile, Chief Mannion gets a specialty sandwich named after him, which then becomes ""hard to swallow.""
S04 E15Feb 14, 2004
D.C. Confidential Feb 14, 2004
S04 E16Feb 21, 2004
On Guard Feb 21, 2004 Mannion wants to believe that it was self-defense when his attractive fencing teacher's husband is killed at her studio. Meanwhile, Debreno recognizes a suspect in a drug case as his childhood friend who convinced Debreno to go into the Police Academy.
S04 E17Feb 28, 2004
Family Values Feb 28, 2004
S04 E18Apr 2, 2004
The Black Widow Maker Apr 2, 2004 Mannion gets involved in a local murder investigation when he travels to a small town to fight a warrant for his arrest for a traffic violation. Meanwhile Temple and Debreno look into the disappearance of an armored truck owned by the company the Temple works for part time.
S04 E19Apr 17, 2004
Passing Time Apr 17, 2004 Mannion investigates the death of terminal patient afer her daughter shoots the doctor at point blank range, who she believes is responsible for her mother's death. Meanwhile Nancy must confront her own future when her father's Huntington's Disease worsens.
S04 E20Apr 24, 2004
Ten Thirty-Three Apr 24, 2004 Mannion investigates of the murder of a young illegal immigrant leads to the discovery of a car theft ring run by a teenage gang that is selling cars as far away as El Salvador.
S04 E21May 1, 2004
Open Season May 1, 2004 Mannion's determination to crack down on gangs puts Noland in the line of fire where he's shot and critically wounded.
S04 E22May 1, 2004
Something Borrowed, Something Bruised May 1, 2004 Mannion investigates the murder of two young women, one of whom is identified as Debreno's sometime girlfriend, Maria.