"Night Shift" - The murder of a blue-collar jury foreman sparks an investigation into the unlawful practices of defense attorney Charles Kaplan. With the help of two witnesses - one a car thief, the other a self-proclaimed "angel" - Ellison and Sandburg are able to nail the smarmy lawyer and reveal his custom of jury tampering. Meanwhile, Ellison catches a glimpse of Sandburg's Ph.D. dissertation, and doesn't like what he sees, and a nine foot alligator runs loose in police headquarters, on "The Sentinel" airing WEDNESDAY, MAY 13 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET/PT) on UPN.
Starring are Richard Burgi as Detective James Ellison, Garett Maggart (cq) as Blair Sandburg and Bruce A. Young as Captain Simon Banks and Anna Galvin as Megan Connor.
Guest starring are Alex Zahara as Gabe; Michael Anthony Pena as Johnny Macado; Joel Wirkkunen as Charles Kaplan; Vito D'Ambrosio as Victor Smallwood; Gordon Tipple as Walter Miller; Sean Day Michael as Florida Frank; Henri Brown as Det. Brown; Ryf Van Rij as Det. Rafe; Jo Bates as Carrie Kingston and Geoff Adams as Ben Stout.
The episode was written by Richard Maxwell and directed by James Marshall.