Season 3, Episode 1 Playing Tight
First Aired: March 9, 2004
In the third-season opener, the murders of two Armenian mobsters bring some heat on the Strike Team and its money-train score. Elsewhere, the Team deals with a neighborhood arms race.
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- Premiered: March 12, 2002
- Rating: TV-MA
- Premise: A corrupt and brutal L.A. detective runs an elite squad by his own rules in a neighborhood ravaged by drugs and gangs. Unusually gritty and graphically violent, but seldom less than riveting, 'The Shield' gets its biggest jolt from the breakout performance… (more)