After a surveillance mission, Nikita is attacked by a man, who turns out to be a serial rapist/killer. But the determination of a policeman Detective, named Marco O'Brien to get Nikita's testimony against the killer, puts the Section's operation against a Yugoslavian diplomat and terrorist, and Nikita, in jeopardy.
original airdate--August 17,1997
Music--theme music composed by Mark Snow
"I was falsely accused of a hideous crime and sentenced to life in prison. One night I was taken from my cell to a place called Section One, the most covert anti-terrorist group on the planet. Their ends are just, but their means are ruthless. If I don't play by their rules, I die."