Season 03, Episode 02 — “Tropic of Cancer”
An anonymous tip surfaces, forcing Terry into the case of an officer-involved shooting. Also: The hunt continues for the suspect in the Normandy Parker case; Siletti hires a DUI defense attorney; and Hildy gets good news as she and Terry cross a line
Set in San Francisco, Steven Bochco’s “Murder in the First” will follow a single case across an entire season. The drama centers on homicide detectives Terry English and Hildy Mulligan as they investigate the murder of an apparent drug addict. The mystery deepens, however, when the victim is found to have a connection to Silicon Valley wunderkind Erich Blunt, the celebrated CEO of a cutting-edge tech firm. The timing couldn’t be worse for Blunt, who is preparing to take his company public. He’s also being sued by a software developer who claims Blunt stole his code for a revolutionary new hologram system.