McNulty and Prez turn up in the wrong alley and it ends up not being good news for Prez. Cutty finds help in an unlikely ally. Bubbles is wired up. Pearlman and Daniels confront a cell phone company in the hopes of easily gaining a wiretap.
original airdate--November 21,2004
music--Opening theme--"Way Down in the Hole" by The Neville Brothers
Epigraph--"...while you're waiting for moments that never come". - Freamon