An upstart mayoral candidate troubles Aceveda. Shane, pinned down by the cops with his family, takes desperate action. Dutch interrogates Lloyd about Rita's disappearance.
As Vic hopes his immunity deal will help keep his family together, and Shane takes extreme measures to keep his pregnant wife from being charged with murder, Dutch finds he’s a suspect in the disappearance of a teenage serial killer’s mother.
As Mara kills in order to keep her and Shane on the run, the confession Vic makes in exchange for immunity and to salvage his career stuns his federal handlers.
As Claudette and Dutch work to get Mara and Corrine’s cooperation, and Vic offers to negotiate a drug deal between Beltran and city’s gangs, Shane threatens to expose the Strike Team’s criminal past.
As he puts a price on Shane’s head, Vic is asked to prove his loyalty to Beltran by killing Pezuela.
As Shane and Mara stay one step ahead of Vic and the police, Aceveda cooperates with Pezuela to help the feds, while Dutch manipulates Rita Denton in his investigation of her teenage son, Lloyd.
As Shane and his family are forced to run following his failed attempt to kill his former partners, Vic looks to parlay his connection to Pezuela into a job with a federal task force that is investigating the drug cartels.
As Shane looks to end the threat after realizing that he was marked for death by Vic, Dutch questions a greedy ex-cop about a series of burglaries in Claudette’s neighborhood.
After buying some time to continue his pursuit of Pezuela, Vic hatches a deadly plan to eliminate the Armenian mob and finally avenge Lem’s murder.
As Vic and Aceveda work to conceal their complicity in the murder of the City Controller, a serial killer’s trial threatens to expose the truth about Claudette’s failing health.
The assassination of a city official undermines Vic’s plan to fuel a war that will bring down both the Mexican and Armenian gangs.
Vic works an angle to make himself valuable to the Armenian mob. Corrine finds herself in a surprising legal jam. Tina targets a producer of adult entertainment.
As a local gang war heats up, Vic positions himself as a valuable commodity to the warring parties. Corrine and Cassidy confront Vic.
Vic challenges Shane and deals with threats to his family. A federal agent arrives in Farmington to investigate a recent wave of violence.
The repercussions from the Money Train Heist continue to plague the Mackey family as Vic ignites a war between the Armenian mob and a powerful drug cartel with ties to the Mexican government.
The Armenians are looking for hit men to kill some cops, and the Strike Team looks to be a target. Plus, a young kid is busted right before he was to kill a Latino man as an initiation ritual into a gang.
Danny Sofer (Catherine Dent) and Julien Lowe (Michael Jace) confront Holland "Dutch" Wagenbach (Jay Karnes) about helping Tina Hanlon.
Join Tava Smiley on the red carpet with the cast and crew of "The Shield".
Attack victim Eleanor is guilty of a crime of her own.
Detective Holland "Dutch" Wagenbach tries to save face after Danny Sofer overhears an off-color conversation about Tina Hanlon.
Police officers define and explain the significance of the Internal Affairs Division of law enforcement agencies.
Claudette Wyms (CCH Pounder) presents an job opportunity in public relations to Tina Hanlon (Paula Garcés).
A behind-the-scenes look into one of the most significant episodes of the series, including interviews with the cast and crew about how this episode impacted them both personally and professionally.
Gay rights advocate Art Gadwah and Officer Julien Lowe argue about the police’s approach to the "glory hole" case.
Corrine leaves an emotional message for Vic Mackey after a visit from Mara.
The Shield clip - starring Michael Chiklis, Catherine Dent, Walton Goggins, Michael Jace, Jay Karnes, Benito Martinez.
The Shield: Season 5 clip - starring Michael Chiklis, Catherine Dent, Walton Goggins, Michael Jace, Jay Karnes, Benito Martinez.
Breaking the conventional formula of the cop genre, "The Shield" plays out in a tough, morally ambiguous world in which the line between good and bad is crossed every day.