DETECTIVE AMARO’S (DANNY PINO) BADGE IS ON THE LINE WHEN AN ARREST LEADS TO GUNFIRE –
- Detectives Amaro (Pino) and Rollins (Kelli Giddish) leave a party and stumble upon Officer McKenna (guest star Vicky Jeudy) in pursuit of a suspected drug dealer.
- A standoff leads to gunfire and the teenaged suspect is gravely wounded.
- While Amaro struggles to reconcile his by-the-book actions with his conscience, the SVU fights to keep Internal Affairs from jumping to conclusions.
- The case becomes a public spectacle and Amaro must decide if fighting for his badge is the best decision for his family.
- Meanwhile, Captain Cragen (Dann Florek) makes a surprise announcement.
Also starring Mariska Hargitay (Sergeant Benson) and Ice-T (Detective Tutuola). Also guest starring Greg Germann (Derek Strauss), Elizabeth Marvel (Rita Calhoun), Robert John Burke (Lt. Ed Tucker), Dean Winters (Brian Cassidy), Cathy Moriarty (Captain Toni Howard), Mary McCann (Didi Denzler), Leslie Odom, Jr. (Reverend Curtis Scott), Gbenga Akinnagbe (Father Biobaku) and Mel Harris (Eileen Switzer).