Josh embarks on a mission of mercy when he pleads with the parents of a boy with appendicitis to let the doctor operate. The father, embittered against modern medicine, trusts only the local witch to cure his son's sickness.
Archer and Tucker are wrongly arrested and placed on a prisoner transport heading for a penal colony named Canamar. Things go from bad to worse when one of other prisoners plots a takeover of the ship.
The detectives search for an addict who robbed and killed an Asian man. Fancy’s brother is falsely accused of accepting a bribe. Russell’s drinking problem resurfaces. Sipowicz and Costas prepare for their impending marriage.
A mentally retarded man maintains his innocence after his sister is found stabbed to death. The detectives assist Rabbis after a Torah is stolen from a synagogue. Sipowicz is unable to keep Costas’ condition a secret.