Shadow Unit

Case Files

Teasers & Deleted Scenes

Season 3

"Recidivism" Ashton, VA, February 2010

Todd & Hafidha

Solomon Todd sat down in the plastic chair outside the plastic barrier that protected the Farraday cage containing Hafidha Gates from prying hands.

"Hall of Mirrors" Sandusky, OH, May, 1999

Todd & Reyes

When Reyes and Todd and their long tail of FBI SWAT team caught up with Hakes, they also caught up with the carnival.

"Arkham" Somewhere in Virginia, Spring, 1997

Todd & Reyes

Todd said, "Someday, we'll get to one before the hard boys. And what are we going to do with that person when we do? This place can hold Eileen Cho--"

"Intake" Ashton, VA, May 2009


Stephen Reyes had met Gary and Angelique Gates before, when Hafidha was sick--the first time Hafidha was sick, he mentally corrected.

"On the Art of Rebuilding" Metigoshe Reservation, Delia, ND, and elsewhere

They closed the school.

"Fidelity" Ashton, VA, February 2010

Reyes & Hafidha

SSA Stephen Reyes, Ph.D., takes off his wristwatch.

"Things Ben Falkner Does When His Wife Isn't Around" Silver Spring, MD


"How d'you handle that, man?" his brother said, the third or fourth or tenth trip out to a classified location with no knowing when she was coming home.

"Bridge Day" New River Gorge Bridge, Fayetteville, WV, the third Saturday in October, 2009


The bridge is open to pedestrians for one day, once a year.

"A Good-looking Badge Instills Confidence" Bloomington, IN, October 2009

Brady & Lau

"Justice isn't centered."

"Silence" Ashton, VA, August 2009


Katharine Allison had met Silence before.

"Posterity" Ashton, VA, September 2009


All the way out to Idlewood, Todd was trying to think of an in.

"Texas" The internets, March 2010

Todd & Reyes


"Standard of Care" Ashton, VA, September 2009


Kay Baylor was the last to arrive.

"Summer of Sam" Ashton, VA, October 2009

Chaz & Hafidha

Chaz Villette walks through the door to Hafidha's burrow's antechamber, and she can tell in five seconds that she's not going to enjoy this conversation.

"Orientation Day" J. Edgar Hoover Building, Washington D.C., November 2009


"And that," SSA Stanley Murchison said, "is Down the Hall."

"Grievous Bodily Harm" Woodbridge, VA, December 2009

Brady & Lau

When Brady comes back with the pizza, Lau is gunning her way through a sea of blue uniforms, mowing down cops left and right.

"Eight Second Rule" Washington, D.C., May 2009


Nikki Lau stood on squeaking gymastics pads in the basement rec room of My Sister's Place.

"Three-day Weekend" Newport, RI, June 12, 2010


"You know, damned few of the world's problems can be solved by punching something."

"Meet The Family" Woodbridge, VA, Memorial Day Weekend, 2010

The gang's all here

Daphne looked at T. across the steering wheel and center console, tension tugging her skin over the bones until it itched with dry tautness.

"Self Defense" - Ashton, VA, 2002


Wilson Currey was 31 and working as a Bank of America branch manager when he was tried and acquitted for the murder of his 58-year-old mother, with whom he was living.

"Big Brothers" - J. Edgar Hoover Building, Washington D.C., October 2010

Chaz & Worth

Chaz, the e-mail says. So how do you know if a boy likes you?

"Rites of Passage" - Silver Spring, MD, 2007


There's a river outside Shaare Tefila; no, more a creek, drifting and bubbling down a muddy incline at the end of a brush-lined path.

"Katabasis" - Ashton, VA, Every Wednesday


Once a week, Dyson Cieslewicz goes to Hell.

"Lightning Sonata" - Somewhere in Virginia, May 2010

Chaz & Worth

"I have to get something out of the car," Chaz had said, and disappeared streetwards while Daphne went through to the garage and backed her square-assed, new-to-her all-wheel-drive Suzuki out to the curb.

"Don't Ask" - Dallas, TX, December 2010


Rosemary Brady always asked about Gray when Danny called.

"Conspiracy" - J. Edgar Hoover Building, Washington D.C., October 2010

Chaz & Reyes

"Come in," Stephen Reyes said. "Sit down."

"Any Other Day" - Washington, D.C. October 17, 2009

Worth & Chaz

When Chaz told her he was going to do it, Daphne joked.

"Cookies" -J. Edgar Hoover Building, Washington, D.C., October 2010

Worth & Brady

Brady was working late, and so was Daphne.