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Season 4

March 15, 2005 - June 14, 2005


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Season 4 of The Shield began in March 15, 2005 on the FX Network. It was created by Shawn Ryan and consists of 13 episodes.

The Shield: The Complete Fourth Season was released on DVD in North America on December 26, 2005.


Antwon Mitchell is released from prison and starts gaining power in Farmington, as head of the One-Niners gang. Meanwhile, newly-arrived Captain Monica Rawling implements controversial federal asset forfeiture laws.

Also, Rawling empowers Vic Mackey whose Strike Team has been disbanded. On the other hand, Shane Vendrell and new partner, Army Renta, work at the Vice Division and find themselves ensnared with Antwon Mitchell.

Finally, new Councilman David Aceveda works from his new position also supervising the police commission.


Season 4 begins several months after the events of Season 3.


The season follows a few main plots and several subplots:

  1. The arrival of new captain Monica Rawling at the Barn.
  2. Antwon Mitchell gains power in Farmington.
  3. Vic Mackey deals with the disbandment of the Strike Team.
  4. Shane Vendrell involvement with Antwon Mitchell while working at the Vice Division.

Major subplotsEdit

  1. Julien's disapproval of Captain Rawling's seizure laws.
  2. Dutch's deal with the D.A. to stop the marginalization of Wyms and himself.
  3. Antwon Mitchell's kidnapping of a young witness and its repercussions.



Main castEdit

Guest starsEdit


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