Angele is removed from the program after she intentionally broke her cover with inmate Gabrielle; Stephanie fears that Gabrielle will not keep Angele's secret putting Stephanie in danger of being exposed and targeted; and Alan tries to buy meth.
After an emotional breakdown, Alan is not sure he can continue in the program; Nate expands his meth investigation; Johnny defends a female officer; and Angele falls deeper in love with Gabrielle and struggles to keep her secret from her.
When Jaclin tries to help Stephanie switch rooms, it puts a target on Jaclin's back. Emmanuel also becomes a target when he tries to break up a fight. A rumor about Andrew being gay could put him in harm's way.
Stephanie chooses to use drugs to bond with her fellow inmates; and Jaclin finds acceptance by creating her own jail clothing line, bringing pink flare and positivity to the inmates of I-Pod, but causing heated confrontations with the officers.
Jaclin begins to alienate the officers, inmates, and her fellow participant, Stephanie, who decides to plot against her; Zone 500 is raided for contraband after Alan's roommate makes a shank; and Matt is at odds with his roommate Lawrence in Zone 600, fearing he may have to fight him.