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Season 5
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Season
Episodes

5
11
Aired
January 10, 2006 - March 21, 2006
Premiere
Finale
Slogan
Conscience is a killer
Starring

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Season 1Season 2Season 3Season 4
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Season 5 of The Shield began in January 10, 2006 on the FX Network. It was created by Shawn Ryan and consists of 11 episodes.

The Shield: The Complete Fifth Season was released on DVD in North America on March 27, 2007.

SummaryEdit

Internal Affairs Lt. Jon Kavanaugh tries to bring down Vic Mackey and the Strike Team for the murder of Terry Crowley as well as other crimes. He does this mainly by attempting to force Lem to cooperate by using a possible jail sentence as leverage. Vic and the Strike Team attempt to end Kavanaugh's investigation and protect Lem.

Also, Julien deals with his new partner, rookie officer Tina Hanlon, while Danny Sofer's pregnancy forces her to work a desk job at the Barn. Also, Steve Billings is promoted to captain and his ineptitude hinders many efforts to stop crime. Finally, Wyms' illness takes center stage as it begins to affect her performance.

TimelineEdit

Season 5 begins about six months after the events of Season 4.

FormatEdit

The season follows a few main plots and several subplots:

  1. Jon Kavanaugh's investigation against Vic Mackey and the Strike Team.

Major subplotsEdit

  • Julien deals with new partner, Tina Hanlon.
  • Danny's pregnancy forces her to work a desk job, while everyone at the Barn makes bets on who's the father.
  • Wyms' illness begins to affect her performance as detective.
  • Steve Billings' ineptitude as captain.

ProductionEdit

CastEdit

Shield-season5

The cast of The Shield (Season 5)

Main castEdit

Guest starsEdit

EpisodesEdit

# Title Writer Director Original airdate Production code







NotesEdit

See AlsoEdit

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