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A complex, impeccably acted crime drama set in Baltimore that follows the thread of a single police investigation, from the perspectives of both law-enforcement officials and the criminals they're pursuing. The Peabody-winning series was created by David S (more…)

Premiered: June 2, 2002

Rating: TV-MA

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Season 1, Episode 8 Lessons

First Aired: July 28, 2002

Omar's reputation for violence is well-earned in a showdown with Barksdale's crew; Greggs and Carver feel the sting of bureaucracy after a significant bust; McNulty gets lucky with information about Stringer. Burrell: Frankie R. Faison. Wee-Bey: Hassan Johnson. Stinkum: Brandon Price. Carver: Seth Gilliam. Omar: Michael K. Williams.

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Season 1, Episode 7

July 21, 2002

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