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Southland Season 4 Episodes

10 Episodes 2012 - 2012

Lucy Lui joins the cast as Det. Jessica Tang for a fourth season arc which sees her partnered with John (Michael Cudlitz) who continues to cope with personal demons while recuperating from back surgery. Jessica faces questions about her past and John helps a suicidal teen with whom he feels a close connection. Ben (Ben McKenzie) and Sammy (Shawn Hatosy) are assigned to patrol together. Lydia (Regina King) pairs up with her fourth partner (Dorien Missick) and faces a life-altering decision that could affect her career.

Episode 1


Tue, Jan 17, 2012 60 mins

Season 4 opens with John returning to work after recuperating from back surgery and meeting his no-nonsense new partner, Jessica Tang (Lucy Liu). Elsewhere, Lydia also gets a new partner; an armed man is pursued into an elementary school; and Ben tangles with a cynical street cop.

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Episode 2


Tue, Jan 24, 2012 60 mins

Tang's and Cooper's physical vulnerabilities are sorely tested when they're attacked; Lydia and Ruben put their focus on a murder at a convenience store; Ben and Sammy team with a bumbling officer; and Joel Rucker assumes the captain post.

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Episode 3


Tue, Jan 31, 2012 60 mins

Violence explodes on Hood Day when Sammy leaves a gang territory unattended; Ben is haunted by his recent mistakes; Ruben prepares for his daughter's birthday celebration; and parts of Tang's past surface.

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Episode 4


Tue, Feb 7, 2012 60 mins

Tang's past comes to the surface when she offers help to a homeless veteran. Elsewhere, Sammy cares for a dog after accidentally shooting it; Lydia and Ruben investigate the murder of a good Samaritan; Ben and Lydia brave monumental life changes.

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Episode 5


Tue, Feb 14, 2012 60 mins

A case turns personal for John when he tries to save a suicidal teen; Sammy's attempt to transform a former drug addict into an informant comes back to haunt him; a person from Tang's past arrives; and Lydia and Ruben scrutinize a home invasion.

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Episode 6

Integrity Check

Tue, Feb 21, 2012 60 mins

A young man set to testify in one of Sammy's cases is killed; John and Tang enter the reel world when they serve and protect a documentary-film crew; and Lydia's body is tested when she works as a shift supervisor.

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Episode 7


Tue, Feb 28, 2012 60 mins

Tang's bad day turns worse when she's served legal papers and is involved in a shooting. Meanwhile, tension flares up between Sammy and Ben over the possible planting of drug evidence; and Lydia makes a big decision about her pregnancy.

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Episode 8

God's Work

Tue, Mar 6, 2012 60 mins

Lydia and Ruben probe the death of a nanny. In an alarming investigative snag, the children who were in her care have gone missing. Meanwhile, Ben's efforts to help a prostitute with a daughter backfire; and John corners Tang about coming clean about a past shooting.

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Episode 9


Tue, Mar 13, 2012 60 mins

Ben tries to help the daughter of a prostitute, only to draw the wrath of the woman's pimp. Meanwhile, Lydia and Ruben snoop into the murder of a gang member; and Tang faces the mounting consequences of shooting an innocent bystander.

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Episode 10


Tue, Mar 20, 2012 60 mins

Tang reports for her last day on patrol before moving on to another precinct in the Season 4 finale. Meanwhile, Lydia is pressed to make a decision regarding her pregnancy; Sammy recuperates from injuries; and Ben searches for the woman he's been trying to help.

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