Season 1, Episode 13
Avon welcomes his sister (Michael Hyatt) to his new office; D'Angelo ponders a change in plans; Freamon and Bunk trace an important call; McNulty and Daniels face another obstacle. Avon: Wood Harris. D'Angelo: Larry Gilliard Jr. Bunk: Wendell Pierce. Written by David Simon and Ed Burns. Directed by Tim Van Patten.
The detail looks to pierce Avon Barksdale's inner sanctum; Daniels goes head-to-head with Burrell (Frankie R. Faison); D'Angelo takes a business trip to New York City; Wallace comes home. Avon: Wood Harris. D'Angelo: Larry Gilliard Jr. Daniels: Lance Reddick.
Season 1, Episode 11
In search of favorable press, Burrell calls for drug raids all over the city; Avon notices his numbers are shrinking; Freamon smells a rat. Savino: Christopher J. Clanton. Little Man: Micaiah Jones. Wee-Bey: Hassan Johnson. Freamon: Clarke Peters. Burrell: Frankie R. Faison.
Season 1, Episode 10
An outsider sets up a meeting between Omar and Stringer; McNulty and Daniels worry about the safety of a witness in a murder trial; Orlando makes his move; Carver and Sydnor find one of Barksdale's stash houses; Prez displays another hidden talent. Orlando: Clayton Le Boeuf. Sydnor: Corey Parker-Robinson. Stringer: Idris Elba. Daniels: Lance Reddick.
Season 1, Episode 9
Avon tries to stay one step ahead of a crosstown rival; Herc and Carver lighten Wee-Bey's wallet; Freamon, Prez and Sydnor trace Barksdale's business interests; Omar makes his presence known again. Omar: Michael K. Williams. Shardene: Wendy Grantham. Wee-Bey: Hassan Johnson. Bubbles: Andre Royo.
Season 1, Episode 8
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.
Avon and Stringer (Idris Elba) shut down operations in the Pit when Greggs (Sonja Sohn) acts on a tip to bust a new supply of drugs. Herc: Domenick Lombardozzi. Carver: Seth Gilliam. Avon: Wood Harris. Bird: Fredro Starr. Avon: Wood Harris. Bunk: Wendell Pierce.
Season 1, Episode 6
Rawls (John Doman) gets mad at McNulty all over again after a flap regarding arrest warrants; D'Angelo and Wallace (Michael B. Jordan) receive a gift from Avon; Omar's world starts to cave in around him. Omar: Michael K. Williams. D'Angelo: Larry Gilliard Jr. Avon: Wood Harris.
Season 1, Episode 5
Carver and Herc take Bodie (JD Williams) back into custody; Omar's crew is beginning to disappear; McNulty and Greggs get legal approval to “clone” D'Angelo's pager; Bubbles visits Johnny in rehab. Freamon: Clarke Peters. Wee-Bey: Hassan Johnson. Johnny: Leo Fitzpatrick. Orlando: Clayton LeBouef. Landsman: Delaney Williams. Carver: Seth Gilliam. Herc: Domenick Lombardozzi.
Season 1, Episode 4
Bodie (JD Williams) temporarily lands in a juvenile facility after the raid; Avon plots revenge on Omar (Michael K. Williams) and his stickup crew; McNulty learns all will be forgiven if he works quickly. Rawls: John Doman. Avon: Wood Harris. Landsman: Delaney Williams. McNulty: Dominic West.
Season 1, Episode 3
With fashion tips from Bubbles (Andre Royo), Sydnor (Corey Parker-Robinson) goes undercover to score drugs in the projects. Also: the department plans an ill-advised raid; D'Angelo's business acumen impresses Stringer; McNulty and Greggs ask an FBI agent for surveillance equipment. Carver: Seth Gilliam. Stringer: Idris Elba. D'Angelo: Larry Gilliard Jr. Fitzhugh: Doug Olear.
Carver, Herc and Pryzblewski abuse their authority in the Terrace; D'Angelo gets an earful from his uncle (Wood Harris) after talking to the police; Bubbles provides Greggs with vital information. Bubbles: Andre Royo. Phelan: Peter Gerety. Carver: Seth Gilliam. Herc: Domenick Lombardozzi. Pryzblewski: Jim True-Frost. Levy: Michael Kostroff.
After making comments to a judge about police procedure, McNulty (Dominic West) is assigned to a new detail created to bring down a known drug dealer (Wood Harris). Greggs: Sonja Sohn. Bunk: Wendell Pierce. Daniels: Lance Reddick. D'Angelo: Larry Gilliard Jr. Stringer: Idris Elba.