Lazarus and Tonya try to convince tenants to evacuate a condemned building before it is demolished. Meanwhile, Kenny and Ahmad search for a pickpocket; and Jackpot and White House patrol the location of a street-ball tournament.
Lazarus searches for a Good Samaritan who disappeared after helping him rescue a boy from a burning building. Meanwhile, Tonya and Ahmad work undercover on a drug case; and Kenny and Jackpot are trapped by an alligator.
Jackpot and White House attempt to rescue a pregnant woman and her husband from a burning car following a crash. Meanwhile, Kenny and Ahmad are given a plum assignment with a veteran detective; and Lazarus and Tonya guard a raided PCP lab.
Yoda recalls his days as a rookie when a drug lord from the 1980s is released from prison and seeks revenge on those responsible for his arrest. Meanwhile, Tonya and Kenny raid a brothel; and Ahmad and White House help a man who is being chased by a loan shark.
Kenny and Lazarus try to stop a suspect before he detonates a bomb at a public rally. Meanwhile, Tonya and White House help a lost boy find his mother; Ahmad and Jackpot transport a van of rowdy prisoners.
Kenny's dad confronts him over his involvement with a gang member's sister. Meanwhile, Ray captures a murderer but fears his earlier sighting of the suspect and failure to confront the man might get him into trouble; and Jennifer suspects a mugging victim might actually be looking to hire a hit man.
The rookies are assigned their first midnight tour and investigate an explosion that destroyed a neighborhood house where a dope dealer lives. Meanwhile, a rapper shadows Jayson to learn about being a cop for an upcoming movie role.
Six diverse NYPD rookies try balancing their personal lives with their work on the gritty streets of upper Manhattan. In the opener, the officers go on patrol for the first time and try to prevent a gang war and domestic murder.