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Steven Bochco's landmark ensemble crime drama was an often electrifying mix of realism and humor within continuing storylines (in an unnamed big city), paving the way for gritty successors like `NYPD Blue' and `Homicide: Life on the Street.' `Hill Street B (more…)
Premiered: January 15, 1981
Belker and LaRue learn that Washington was set up by someone in the station house.
Washington goes undercover on Benedetto's loan shark scheme.
The brutal Benedetto comes to the Hill on a loan sharking assignment.
Bates poses as a bus driver; LaRue continues to groom Vic Hitler for his debut.