The hijacking of a truckload of plumbing donated to a school results in murder, plus major embarrassment to the NYPD, because Det. Crocker was speaking at the struggling Catholic high school at the time. Kojak pushes his shields to the max, to stop the spiraling crime toll from the caper. Stavros focuses on a strange clue: Why is the Coney Island sand at the heist's fake sewer repair scene, in seed-bags from the Pacific Northwest ?
Did You Know?
About three quarters into the show Kojak and Crocker go to see Lena to find the whereabouts of her two brothers. She (eventually) tells them they are at 11th Street near 10th Avenue (Manhattan) so off Kojak and Crocker go. The next piece shows them on their way but did they have to go past The King Edward Hotel on E 5th Street, downtown Los Angeles? The crooks would have been well away after making that detour. See more